Functional Renal MRI: Acquisition, Analysis, and Applications

Hall 4/5     16:00 - 18:00         Chairs: David L. Buckley and Luping Li


Prog #

16:00 401.

Determination of Optimal Temporal Resolution and Optimal Total Acquisition Time for MR-Renal Perfusion

and Filtration Measurements

Henrik Jakob Michaely1, Steven Sourbron1, Klaus-Peter Lodemann2, Maximilian F. Reiser1, Stefan O. Schoenberg1

1Ludwig-Maximilians University Munich, Grosshadern-Campus, Munich, Germany; 2Bracco-ALTANA Pharma, Konstanz, Germany

16:12 402.

A New Spiral K-Space Sampled Time-Resolved MR Optimization Approach for 4D MR Renography

Ting Song1, Andrew F. Laine1, Qun Chen2, Henry Rusinek2, Gerhard Laub3, Randall Kroeker4, Louisa Bokacheva2, Vivian S. Lee2

1Columbia University, New York, New York, USA; 2NYU School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA; 3Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Los Angeles, California, USA; 4Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Winnepeg, Maine, Canada

16:24 403.

An Integrated Approach for the Quantification of Renal Perfusion and Filtration

Steven Pieter Sourbron1, Henrik Jakob Michaely1, Klaus-Peter Lodemann2, Stefan Oswald Schoenberg1, Maximilian Ferdinand Reiser1

1LM University Munich, Munich, Germany; 2Bracco-Altana Pharma, Konstanz, Germany

16:36 404.

Estimating Single Kidney Glomerular Filtration Rate from MR Renography: Is Cortical and Medullary

Segmentation Necessary?

Louisa Bokacheva1, Henry Rusinek1, Qun Chen1, Niels Oesingmann2, Manmeen Kaur1, Vivian S. Lee1

1New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA; 2Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Malvern, Pennsylvania, USA

16:48 405.

Measurement of Filtration Fraction Using 2D Look-Locker Technique in Humans at 3.0T - not available

Lu-Ping Li1, Andres Carillo2, Eric T. Han3, Eugene Dunkle1, Wei Li1, Sandeep N. Gupta4, Pottumarthi V. Prasad1

1Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Evanston, Illinois, USA; 2GE Healthcare, Evanston, Illinois, USA; 3GE Healthcare, Menlo Park, California, USA; 4GE Healthcare, Bethesda, Maryland, USA

17:00 406.

Deconvolution Approach to Multi-Compartmental Modeling: Characterizing Intra-Renal Transport of

Gadolinium Contrast

Jeff Lei Zhang1, Louisa Bokacheva1, Henry Rusinek1, Qun Chen1, Ting Song1, Niels Oesingmann2, Vivian S. Lee1

1Department of Radiology, New York University, New York, New York, USA; 2Siemens Medical Solutions, Malvern, Pennsylvania, USA

17:12 407.

Correlation of Gadolinium Enhanced Time Resolved MR Nephro-Urography and Inulin Measurements

of Glomerular Filtration Rate in Sickle Cell Disease Nephropathy

Khalil N. Salman1, Puneet Sharma1, Thomas Lauenstein1, John Votaw1, Antonio Guasch1, Diego R. Martin1

1Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA

17:24 408.

Determining the Correlation of Cortical and Medullary Oxygenation and Perfusion in Transplanted

Kidneys by Functional MRI

Andrew Louis Wentland1, Elizabeth A. Sadowski1, Arjang Djamali1, Bryan N. Becker1, Frank R. Korosec1, Thomas M. Grist1, Sean B. Fain1

1University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin, USA

17:36 409.

Evaluation of the Kidneys Oxygenation in Normal Subjects and Patients with Renal Transplant


Wenbo Xiao1, Minming Zhang1, Qidong Wang1, Guang Cao2

1First Affiliated Hospital, School of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, People’s Republic of China; 2GE Healthcare China

17:48 410.

Towards Automatically Assessment of Kidney Volume from 3D DCE-MRI Time Courses Using Active Contours - not available

Frank Gerrit Zöllner1, Marek Kocinski2, Jarle Rřrvik1, Arvid Lundervold1

1University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway; 2Technical University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland