Decreased Detection of Hypovascular Liver Tumors With MDCT in Obese Patients: A Phantom Study

Schindera, Sebastian T.; Torrente, Jaled Charimo; Ruder, Thomas D.; Hoppe, Hanno; Marin, Daniele; Nelson, Rendon C.; Szucs-Farkas, Zsolt (2011). Decreased Detection of Hypovascular Liver Tumors With MDCT in Obese Patients: A Phantom Study. AJR, American journal of roentgenology, 196(6), W772-6. Leesburg, Va.: American Roentgen Ray Society 10.2214/AJR.10.5351

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The purpose of this article is to assess the impact of large patient size on the detection of hypovascular liver tumors with MDCT and the effect of a noise filter on image quality and lesion detection in obese patients.

Item Type:

Journal Article (Original Article)

Division/Institute:

04 Faculty of Medicine > Service Sector > Institute of Legal Medicine > Forensic Medicine
04 Faculty of Medicine > Department of Radiology, Neuroradiology and Nuclear Medicine (DRNN) > Institute of Diagnostic, Interventional and Paediatric Radiology
04 Faculty of Medicine > Service Sector > Institute of Legal Medicine > Forensic Imaging

UniBE Contributor:

Schindera, Sebastian Tobias; Ruder, Thomas; Hoppe, Hanno and Szücs Farkas, Zsolt

ISSN:

0361-803X

Publisher:

American Roentgen Ray Society

Language:

English

Submitter:

Factscience Import

Date Deposited:

04 Oct 2013 14:11

Last Modified:

16 Jul 2014 16:29

Publisher DOI:

10.2214/AJR.10.5351

PubMed ID:

21606267

Web of Science ID:

000290854000016

URI:

https://boris.unibe.ch/id/eprint/2173 (FactScience: 204429)

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