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Dual-Energy CT: What the Neuroradiologist Should Know

posted by Marco Das, M.D. | May 22, 2015
Marco Das, M.D.

With the introduction of dual-energy CT (DECT) in neuroradiology, imaging of various important indications shifted back from MRI to CT and new indications for CT scanning were emerged. Read more

Dual-Energy CT: Applications in Abdominal Imaging

posted by Ralf Bauer, M.D. | May 20, 2015
Ralf Bauer, M.D.

This article is supposed to give a current update on possible applications of DECT in the abdomen and their evidence. Read more

Image quality and radiation dose of lower extremity CT angiography using 70 kVp, high pitch acquisition and sinogram-affirmed iterative reconstruction

posted by U. Joseph Schoepf, M.D. | May 17, 2015
U. Joseph Schoepf, M.D.

The purpose of this study was to assess image quality and radiation dose of lower extremity CTA with 70 kVp, high pitch acquisition and SAFIRE. Read more

Image quality and radiation dose of lower extremity CT angiography at 70 kVp on an integrated circuit detector DSCT

posted by U. Joseph Schoepf, M.D. | May 11, 2015
U. Joseph Schoepf, M.D.

To compare the image quality and radiation dose of lower extremity CTA at 70 kVp using a dual-source CT system with an integrated circuit detector to similar studies at 120 kVp. Read more

Non-linear image blending improves visualization of head and neck primary squamous cell carcinoma compared to linear blending in dual-energy CT

posted by Julian L. Wichmann, M.D. | May 4, 2015
Julian L. Wichmann, M.D.

Post-processing of DECT using a non-linear blending technique provides improved objective and subjective image quality of head and neck SCC compared to linearly blended images series. Read more

Reduced radiation dose and improved image quality at cardiovascular CT angiography by automated attenuation-based tube voltage selection: intra-individual comparison

posted by U. Joseph Schoepf, M.D. | May 1, 2015
U. Joseph Schoepf, M.D.

To evaluate the effect of automated tube voltage selection on radiation dose and image quality at cardiovascular CTA. Read more

Dual-Source CT Imaging to Plan Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement: Accuracy for Diagnosis of Obstructive Coronary Artery Disease

posted by Carlo Nicola De Cecco, M.D. | Apr 27, 2015
Carlo Nicola De Cecco, M.D.

To assess the accuracy of CT examinations performed for the purpose of transcatheter aortic valve replacement. Read more


Experts
Kai U. Juergens, M.D.

Associate Professor of Radiology, Head of MRI and PET/CT –
Expert in CTA, cardiac imaging


U. Joseph Schoepf, M.D.

Professor of Radiology, Medicine, and Pediatrics –
Expert in CTA, congenital heart diseases


Michael M. Lell, M.D.

Professor of Radiology
Senior radiologist and deputy director of the Department of Radiology –
Expert in Cardiovascular Imaging, Dose Reduction


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