J Bogaert

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Affiliation: Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Use of inversion recovery contrast-enhanced MRI for cardiac imaging: spectrum of applications
    Jan Bogaert
    Department of Radiology, Gasthuisberg University Hospital, Herestraat 49, Leuven 3000, Belgium
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 182:609-15. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Cardiac and pericardial abnormalities on chest computed tomography: what can we see?
    J Bogaert
    Department of Radiology, Gasthuisberg University Hospital, UZ Leuven, Herestraat 49, B 3000, Leuven, Belgium
    Radiol Med 115:175-90. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Pericardial Disease: Value of CT and MR Imaging
    Jan Bogaert
    Department of Radiology, Medical Imaging Research Center, University Hospitals Leuven, Herestraat 49, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Radiology 267:340-56. 2013
  4. pmc Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance guidelines for reporting cardiovascular magnetic resonance examinations
    W Gregory Hundley
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section on Cardiology and Radiology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, USA
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 11:5. 2009
  5. pmc Valvular heart disease: what does cardiovascular MRI add?
    Pier Giorgio Masci
    Department of Radiology, Gasthuisberg University Hospital, 49 Herestraat, Leuven, 3000, Belgium
    Eur Radiol 18:197-208. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Coronary artery imaging with real-time navigator three-dimensional turbo-field-echo MR coronary angiography: initial experience
    Jan Bogaert
    Department of Radiology, Gasthuisberg University Hospital, Leuven, Belgium
    Radiology 226:707-16. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Delayed contrast-enhanced MRI: use in myocardial viability assessment and other cardiac pathology
    Jan Bogaert
    Department of Radiology, Gasthuisberg University Hospital, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Radiol 15:B52-8. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Determinants and impact of microvascular obstruction in successfully reperfused ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction. Assessment by magnetic resonance imaging
    Jan Bogaert
    Department of Radiology, Gasthuisberg University Hospital, Herestraat 49, 3000, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Radiol 17:2572-80. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Role of magnetic resonance imaging in coronary heart disease
    J Bogaert
    Department of Radiology, Gasthuisberg University Hospital, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
    JBR-BTR 85:57-81. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Remote myocardial dysfunction after acute anterior myocardial infarction: impact of left ventricular shape on regional function: a magnetic resonance myocardial tagging study
    J Bogaert
    Department of Radiology, University Hospitals, Leuven, Belgium
    J Am Coll Cardiol 35:1525-34. 2000

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Publications75

  1. ncbi request reprint Use of inversion recovery contrast-enhanced MRI for cardiac imaging: spectrum of applications
    Jan Bogaert
    Department of Radiology, Gasthuisberg University Hospital, Herestraat 49, Leuven 3000, Belgium
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 182:609-15. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Cardiac and pericardial abnormalities on chest computed tomography: what can we see?
    J Bogaert
    Department of Radiology, Gasthuisberg University Hospital, UZ Leuven, Herestraat 49, B 3000, Leuven, Belgium
    Radiol Med 115:175-90. 2010
    ..The aim of this pictorial review is to provide a stepwise approach to assessing the heart on routine non-electrocardiographic-gated (non-ECG-gated) chest CT and describing common and less frequent cardiac abnormalities...
  3. doi request reprint Pericardial Disease: Value of CT and MR Imaging
    Jan Bogaert
    Department of Radiology, Medical Imaging Research Center, University Hospitals Leuven, Herestraat 49, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Radiology 267:340-56. 2013
    ..RSNA, 2013 Supplemental material: http://radiology.rsna.org/lookup/suppl/doi:10.1148/radiol.13121059/-/DC1...
  4. pmc Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance guidelines for reporting cardiovascular magnetic resonance examinations
    W Gregory Hundley
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section on Cardiology and Radiology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, USA
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 11:5. 2009
    ....
  5. pmc Valvular heart disease: what does cardiovascular MRI add?
    Pier Giorgio Masci
    Department of Radiology, Gasthuisberg University Hospital, 49 Herestraat, Leuven, 3000, Belgium
    Eur Radiol 18:197-208. 2008
    ..This review focuses on the usefulness of MRI in the diagnosis and management of VHD, pointing out its added value in comparison with more conventional diagnostic means...
  6. ncbi request reprint Coronary artery imaging with real-time navigator three-dimensional turbo-field-echo MR coronary angiography: initial experience
    Jan Bogaert
    Department of Radiology, Gasthuisberg University Hospital, Leuven, Belgium
    Radiology 226:707-16. 2003
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Delayed contrast-enhanced MRI: use in myocardial viability assessment and other cardiac pathology
    Jan Bogaert
    Department of Radiology, Gasthuisberg University Hospital, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Radiol 15:B52-8. 2005
    ..In this paper an overview of the versatility of delayed contrast-enhanced MRI for investigating cardiac diseases is given...
  8. ncbi request reprint Determinants and impact of microvascular obstruction in successfully reperfused ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction. Assessment by magnetic resonance imaging
    Jan Bogaert
    Department of Radiology, Gasthuisberg University Hospital, Herestraat 49, 3000, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Radiol 17:2572-80. 2007
    ..Presence of MVO is associated with more extensive infarctions, and characterized by greater adverse LV remodeling and lack of functional recovery...
  9. ncbi request reprint Role of magnetic resonance imaging in coronary heart disease
    J Bogaert
    Department of Radiology, Gasthuisberg University Hospital, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
    JBR-BTR 85:57-81. 2002
    ..In this review we would like to highlight its potential in diagnosing CHD, against the background of a steadily increasing cost in health care and the need to choose the most cost-effective technique...
  10. ncbi request reprint Remote myocardial dysfunction after acute anterior myocardial infarction: impact of left ventricular shape on regional function: a magnetic resonance myocardial tagging study
    J Bogaert
    Department of Radiology, University Hospitals, Leuven, Belgium
    J Am Coll Cardiol 35:1525-34. 2000
    ..We sought to evaluate regional morphology and function in patients in their first week after having a reperfused anterior myocardial infarction (MI) using magnetic resonance (MR) myocardial tagging...
  11. pmc Cardiovascular magnetic resonance in pericardial diseases
    Jan Bogaert
    Department of Radiology, UZ Leuven, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 11:14. 2009
    ..This review focuses on the current state of knowledge how CMR can be used to study the most common pericardial diseases...
  12. ncbi request reprint Regional nonuniformity of normal adult human left ventricle
    J Bogaert
    Department of Radiology, University Hospitals, Catholic University of Leuven, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 280:H610-20. 2001
    ..Differences in regional LV architecture and probably local stress are possible explanations for this marked functional nonuniformity...
  13. ncbi request reprint Graft dilation after redo surgery for aneurysm formation following patch angioplasty for aortic coarctation
    J Bogaert
    Department of Radiology, University of Leuven, Gasthuisberg University Hospital, Herestraat 49, B 3000, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 19:274-8. 2001
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the outcome of the inserted graft in patients with surgery for aneurysm formation following patch angioplasty for coarctation of the aorta...
  14. doi request reprint Determination of regional ejection fraction in patients with myocardial infarction by using merged late gadolinium enhancement and cine MR: feasibility study
    Pier Giorgio Masci
    Department of Radiology, University Hospitals of Leuven, Herestraat 49, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Radiology 250:50-60. 2009
    ....
  15. doi request reprint Closed-chest animal model of chronic coronary artery stenosis. Assessment with magnetic resonance imaging
    Ming Wu
    Cardiovascular Imaging and Dynamics, Department of Cardiovascular Diseases, Catholic University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 26:299-308. 2010
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Quantifying myocardial deformation throughout the cardiac cycle: a comparison of ultrasound strain rate, grey-scale M-mode and magnetic resonance imaging
    L Herbots
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Ultrasound Med Biol 30:591-8. 2004
    ..42 and 0.32), but remained within acceptable limits for clinical decision making. Myocardial deformation measurements using SRI correlated well with MRI and US M-mode measurements throughout the complete cardiac cycle...
  17. ncbi request reprint Additional value of PET-CT in the staging of lung cancer: comparison with CT alone, PET alone and visual correlation of PET and CT
    W De Wever
    Department of Radiology, University Hospitals Gasthuisberg, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Radiol 17:23-32. 2007
    ..If this technique is not available, visual correlation of PET and CT can be a valuable alternative...
  18. ncbi request reprint Assessment of myocardial viability in a porcine model of chronic coronary artery stenosis with dual dose dobutamine magnetic resonance imaging
    S Dymarkowski
    Department of Radiology, MR Research Center, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Belgium
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 19:63-72. 2003
    ..The detection of chronically underperfused but potentially salvageable myocardium is of significant clinical importance since it may aid in determining which patients are eligible for revascularization...
  19. ncbi request reprint Intracoronary delivery of Gd-DTPA and Gadophrin-2 for determination of myocardial viability with MR imaging
    Y Ni
    Department of Radiology, University Hospitals, Catholic University Leuven, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Radiol 11:876-83. 2001
    ..Although applicable in clinical setting, cardiac MRI with nonspecific Gd-DTPA is less reliable and should be performed within less than 1 h after contrast...
  20. ncbi request reprint Visualization of ventricular thrombi with contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging in patients with ischemic heart disease
    Nico R Mollet
    Department of Radiology, Gasthuisberg University Hospital, Leuven, Belgium
    Circulation 106:2873-6. 2002
    ..Although transthoracic echocardiography (TTE) is generally used as diagnostic technique, we explored the role of contrast-enhanced (CE)-MRI to detect ventricular thrombi...
  21. doi request reprint Quantification of myocardial area at risk with T2-weighted CMR: comparison with contrast-enhanced CMR and coronary angiography
    Jeremy Wright
    Department of Radiology, Gasthuisberg University Hospital, Leuven, Belgium
    JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 2:825-31. 2009
    ..We sought to quantify the myocardium at risk in reperfused acute myocardial infarction (AMI) in man with T2-weighted (T2W) cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging in the evaluation of the pericardium. A pictorial essay
    M Francone
    Department of Radiology, Gasthuisberg Universitair Ziekenhuis, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Radiol Med 109:64-74; quiz 75-6. 2005
    ..The aim of this paper is to present the role of MR imaging in the assessment of a patient with suspected pericardial disease, and discuss the MR technique, anatomy and the main pathological conditions...
  23. ncbi request reprint Virtual bronchoscopy: accuracy and usefulness--an overview
    W De Wever
    Department of Radiology, University Hospitals Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Semin Ultrasound CT MR 26:364-73. 2005
    ..Fiber optical bronchoscopy will, without doubt, remain the golden standard but it can be expected that in the near future, the technique of VB will find a place in the daily routine...
  24. ncbi request reprint Positron emission tomography scan in the diagnosis and follow-up of aortitis of the thoracic aorta
    I Derdelinckx
    Department of Cardiology, Gasthuisberg University Hospital, Leuven, Belgium
    Acta Cardiol 55:193-5. 2000
    ..With this case the possible role of FDG-PET scan as a valuable tool in the diagnosis and monitoring of this inflammatory aortic disorder was demonstrated...
  25. doi request reprint Right ventricular ischemic injury in patients with acute ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction: characterization with cardiovascular magnetic resonance
    Pier Giorgio Masci
    Department of Radiology, Medical Imaging Research Center, UZ Leuven, Herestraat 49, Leuven, Belgium
    Circulation 122:1405-12. 2010
    ..We sought to characterize RV ischemic injury in patients with reperfused myocardial infarction using cardiovascular magnetic resonance...
  26. ncbi request reprint Cardiac three-dimensional magnetic resonance imaging and fluoroscopy merging: a new approach for electroanatomic mapping to assist catheter ablation
    Joris Ector
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Circulation 112:3769-76. 2005
    ..This developmental work focused on the right atrium because of the difficulties in visualizing its anatomic landmarks in 3D with current approaches...
  27. doi request reprint Impact of myocardial haemorrhage on left ventricular function and remodelling in patients with reperfused acute myocardial infarction
    Javier Ganame
    Cardiology Department, University Hospitals Leuven, Herestraat 49, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Heart J 30:1440-9. 2009
    ..Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) can be used to identify MI, myocardial haemorrhage, and microvascular obstruction (MVO), as well as measure LV volumes, function, and mass...
  28. ncbi request reprint Homograft insertion for pulmonary regurgitation after repair of tetralogy of fallot improves cardiorespiratory exercise performance
    B Eyskens
    Department of Pediatric and Congenital Cardiology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Am J Cardiol 85:221-5. 2000
    ..Although the right ventricle remains significantly dilated and hypocontractile, there is no relation between RV function and exercise performance...
  29. ncbi request reprint Lymph node staging in non-small-cell lung cancer with FDG-PET scan: a prospective study on 690 lymph node stations from 68 patients
    J F Vansteenkiste
    Department of Pulmonology Respiratory Oncology Unit, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Catholic University Leuven, Belgium
    J Clin Oncol 16:2142-9. 1998
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Value of t2-weighted magnetic resonance imaging early after myocardial infarction in dogs: comparison with bis-gadolinium-mesoporphyrin enhanced T1-weighted magnetic resonance imaging and functional data from cine magnetic resonance imaging
    Steven Dymarkowski
    Department of Radiology, University Hospitals KU Leuven, Belgium
    Invest Radiol 37:77-85. 2002
    ..In this study, we evaluate whether the combination of T2-weighted and contrast-enhanced T1-weighted MRI could detect and discern necrotic and ischemic, but salvageable, myocardium...
  31. ncbi request reprint Autologous bone marrow-derived stem-cell transfer in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction: double-blind, randomised controlled trial
    Stefan Janssens
    Department of Cardiology, Gasthuisberg University Hospital, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Lancet 367:113-21. 2006
    ..Our aim was to investigate the effect of autologous bone marrow-derived stem cell (BMSC) transfer in the infarct-related artery on LV function and structure...
  32. ncbi request reprint Cardiac dysfunction in heart failure with normal ejection fraction: MRI measurements
    Frank E Rademakers
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospitals Leuven, Belgium
    Prog Cardiovasc Dis 49:215-27. 2006
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Exploring multifunctional features of necrosis avid contrast agents
    Yicheng Ni
    Department of Radiology, University Hospitals, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium
    Acad Radiol 9:S488-90. 2002
  34. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. Changes in left atrial and pulmonary venous anatomy during respiration: a 4-dimensional computed tomography-based assessment and implications for atrial fibrillation ablation
    Joris Ector
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, University of Leuven, Herestraat 49, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Circulation 115:e617-9. 2007
  35. pmc Evolution of regional performance after an acute anterior myocardial infarction in humans using magnetic resonance tagging
    Frank Rademakers
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospitals, Leuven, Belgium
    J Physiol 546:777-87. 2003
    ..Using this technique, types of intervention leading to even more functional gain could be evaluated...
  36. doi request reprint Changes in left atrial anatomy due to respiration: impact on three-dimensional image integration during atrial fibrillation ablation
    Joris Ector
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 19:828-34. 2008
    ..We assessed both absolute and relative changes in left atrial (LA) and pulmonary venous (PV) anatomy due to respiration and their implications for 3D image integration...
  37. doi request reprint Biplane three-dimensional augmented fluoroscopy as single navigation tool for ablation of atrial fibrillation: accuracy and clinical value
    Joris Ector
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium, Europe
    Heart Rhythm 5:957-64. 2008
    ..We developed new methods for real time biplane integration of three-dimensional (3D) left atrial models with fluoroscopic images to assist in catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation (AF)...
  38. doi request reprint Differential effects of progenitor cell populations on left ventricular remodeling and myocardial neovascularization after myocardial infarction
    Christophe Dubois
    Department of Cardiovascular Diseases, Gasthuisberg University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Am Coll Cardiol 55:2232-43. 2010
    ..We compared biological repair after acute myocardial infarction (AMI) with selected porcine progenitor cell populations...
  39. doi request reprint Automatic 3-D breath-hold related motion correction of dynamic multislice MRI
    An Elen
    Department of Electrical Engineering ESAT PSI, K U Leuven, Medical Imaging Research Center, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    IEEE Trans Med Imaging 29:868-78. 2010
    ..43 mm. This is due to the integration of the 2-D slice information into 3-D space...
  40. doi request reprint Improved regional function after autologous bone marrow-derived stem cell transfer in patients with acute myocardial infarction: a randomized, double-blind strain rate imaging study
    Lieven Herbots
    Department of Cardiology, Gasthuisberg University Hospital, University of Leuven, 49 Herestraat, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Heart J 30:662-70. 2009
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint An augmented reality system for patient-specific guidance of cardiac catheter ablation procedures
    Stijn De Buck
    Department of Electrical Engineering, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    IEEE Trans Med Imaging 24:1512-24. 2005
    ..We provide qualitative results of the first clinical use of the system in 11 ablation procedures...
  42. ncbi request reprint Clinically suspected constrictive pericarditis: MR imaging assessment of ventricular septal motion and configuration in patients and healthy subjects
    Benedetta Giorgi
    Departments of Radiology and Cardiology, Gasthuisberg University Hospital, Herestraat 49, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Radiology 228:417-24. 2003
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Original report. Late myocardial enhancement in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy with contrast-enhanced MR imaging
    Jan Bogaert
    Department of Radiology, Gasthuisberg University Hospital Leuven, Herestr 49, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 180:981-5. 2003
    ..The purpose of our study was to evaluate use of this technique in the assessment of patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy...
  44. ncbi request reprint Role of computed tomography in lung cancer staging
    Johny A Verschakelen
    Department of Radiology, University Hospitals Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 10:248-55. 2004
    ..Purpose of this review is to determine whether new developments in CT and in the other staging techniques have changed the role of CT...
  45. ncbi request reprint Validation and application of single breath-hold cine cardiac MR for ventricular function assessment in children with congenital heart disease at rest and during adenosine stress
    Andrew M Taylor
    Department of Radiology, Gasthuisberg University Hospital, Leuven, Belgium
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 7:743-51. 2005
    ..Materials and..
  46. doi request reprint Detection of regional myocardial dysfunction in patients with acute myocardial infarction using velocity vector imaging
    Ruxandra Jurcut
    Department of Cardiovascular Diseases, Catholic University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 21:879-86. 2008
    ..Our aim was to evaluate the feasibility and accuracy of VVI in defining regional functional abnormalities in patients with an acute myocardial infarction...
  47. ncbi request reprint Real-time cine MRI of ventricular septal motion: a novel approach to assess ventricular coupling
    Marco Francone
    Department of Radiology, Gasthuisberg University Hospital, Leuven, Belgium
    J Magn Reson Imaging 21:305-9. 2005
    ..Real-time cine MRI is a promising technique for determining the influence of respiration on septal motion and might be helpful in differentiating between different causes of impaired ventricular filling...
  48. ncbi request reprint Integrating digital ICU viewing into the global working environment
    E Bellon
    Laboratory for Medical Imaging Research Radiology and ESAT, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Radiol 22:221-7. 1996
    ..We discuss the relation between PACS and the global information environment, emphasizing organizational issues rather than technological aspects...
  49. ncbi request reprint Regional right and left ventricular function after the Senning operation: an ultrasonic study of strain rate and strain
    Benedicte Eyskens
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Cardiol Young 14:255-64. 2004
    ..No good non-invasive method is currently available for quantifying right ventricular function...
  50. ncbi request reprint Time course of reversed cardiac remodeling after pulmonary endarterectomy in patients with chronic pulmonary thromboembolism
    Misako Iino
    Department of Radiology, UZ Leuven, Herestraat 49, B 3000, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Radiol 18:792-9. 2008
    ..7, P < 0.0001). In conclusion, reversed cardiac remodeling occurs early after PEA, to slow down after 1 month. At 6 months, cardiac remodeling is incomplete as witnessed by low-normal RV function and residually elevated PA pressures...
  51. ncbi request reprint Amyloidosis of the heart and respiratory system
    Filiep Van Geluwe
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Herestraat 49, 3000, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Radiol 16:2358-65. 2006
    ..Although, the abnormalities are considered non-specific, recent literature suggests-especially for cardiac amyloidosis-specific patterns of abnormalities...
  52. ncbi request reprint Single coronary artery as cause of acute myocardial infarction in a 12-year-old girl: a comprehensive approach with MR imaging
    Benedetta Giorgi
    Department of Radiology, Gasthuisberg University Hospital, Herestraat 49, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 179:1535-7. 2002
  53. ncbi request reprint Value of MRI in patients with a clinical suspicion of acute myocarditis
    N Selcuk Yelgec
    Department of Radiology, Gasthuisberg University Hospital, Herestraat 49, 3000, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Radiol 17:2211-7. 2007
    ..Not only can the myocardial damage be precisely depicted but also concomitant involvement of the pericardium and impact on regional and global ventricular function can be assessed...
  54. ncbi request reprint Left atrial myxoma. Evaluation with transoesophageal echocardiographic and real time three-dimensional imaging
    K Lampropoulos
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Acta Clin Belg 66:318-20. 2011
    ..RT3DE and RT3D-TEE proved to be techniques that can provide additional contributions to the diagnostic investigation of structural heart diseases...
  55. doi request reprint Role of cardiac magnetic resonance imaging in ischaemic heart disease
    J Wright
    Department of Radiology, Gasthuisberg University Hospital, Leuven, Belgium
    Intern Med J 39:563-73. 2009
    ..Then it discusses in detail the use of cardiac magnetic resonance imaging for detection of coronary artery disease, and for assessment of acute and stable coronary syndromes...
  56. ncbi request reprint Computed tomography in staging for lung cancer
    J A Verschakelen
    Dept of Radiology, University Hospitals, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Respir J Suppl 35:40s-48s. 2002
    ....
  57. ncbi request reprint A case report of a patient with a large aneurysmatic coronary artery fistula
    W Anne
    Department of Cardiology, UZ Gasthuisberg, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
    Acta Cardiol 55:307-10. 2000
    ..Angiographically a large aneurysmatic fistula was found running from the left coronary artery to the junction of the superior vena cava and the right atrium...
  58. ncbi request reprint Improved visualization of coronary arteries using a new three-dimensional submillimeter MR coronary angiography sequence with balanced gradients
    Benedetta Giorgi
    Department of Radiology, Gasthuisberg University Hospital, Catholic University of Leuven, Herestraat 49, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 179:901-10. 2002
    ..The goal of our study was to evaluate a new three-dimensional real-time navigator MR coronary angiography sequence to noninvasively visualize the coronary arteries...
  59. ncbi request reprint MR coronary angiography and late-enhancement myocardial MR in children who underwent arterial switch surgery for transposition of great arteries
    Andrew M Taylor
    Department of Radiology, Gasthuisberg University Hospital, Leuven, Belgium
    Radiology 234:542-7. 2005
    ....
  60. ncbi request reprint Assessment of ventricular coupling with real-time cine MRI and its value to differentiate constrictive pericarditis from restrictive cardiomyopathy
    Marco Francone
    Department of Radiology and Cardiology, Gasthuisberg University Hospital, Leuven, Germany
    Eur Radiol 16:944-51. 2006
    ..The increase in coupling in IP patients is likely caused by decreased compliance of the inflamed pericardial layers...
  61. doi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. Liquefaction necrosis of mitral annulus calcification: detection and characterization with cardiac magnetic resonance imaging
    Gianluca Di Bella
    Medical Imaging Centre, UZ Leuven, Herestraat 49, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Circulation 117:e292-4. 2008
  62. ncbi request reprint Cell therapy in myocardial infarction: emphasis on the role of MRI
    Yuxiang Ye
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital K U L, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Radiol 18:548-69. 2008
    ..Endomyocardial cell administration can be achieved safely with MR fluoroscopy and MRI is without any doubt the most accurate and reproducible technique to measure study end-points...
  63. ncbi request reprint Cardiac lipoma diagnosed by cardiac magnetic resonance imaging
    Javier Ganame
    Cardiology Department, Medical Imaging Centre, Gasthuisberg University Hospital, Herestraat 49, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Heart J 29:697. 2008
  64. ncbi request reprint Helical form of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: a new entity?
    Pier Giorgio Masci
    Department of Radiology, Gasthuisberg University Hospital, 49 Herestraat, Leuven B 3000, Belgium
    Eur Heart J 29:706. 2008
  65. doi request reprint The influence of pulmonary regurgitation on regional right ventricular function in children after surgical repair of tetralogy of Fallot
    Benedicte Eyskens
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, University Hospital Leuven, Herestraat 49, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Echocardiogr 11:341-5. 2010
    ..The aim was to assess the influence of pulmonary regurgitation on regional RV function...
  66. doi request reprint The role of cardiovascular magnetic resonance in the diagnosis and management of cardiomyopathies
    Pier Giorgio Masci
    Department of Medical Imaging, Gasthuisberg University Hospital, Leuven, Belgium
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 9:435-49. 2008
    ..This review focuses on the added value of cardiovascular magnetic resonance over other conventional techniques in the diagnosis and management of the most common cardiomyopathies...
  67. ncbi request reprint MRI and CT revealing carcinoid heart disease
    Nico R Mollet
    Department of Radiology, Gasthuisberg University Hospital, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Radiol 13:L14-8. 2003
    ..Although the diagnosis is most often made with cardiac ultrasound, MRI and CT are valuable techniques for diagnosing carcinoid heart disease...
  68. ncbi request reprint Double-chambered right ventricle
    Pier Giorgio Masci
    University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Herestraat 49, Leuven 3000, Belgium
    Eur Heart J 28:2237. 2007
  69. ncbi request reprint Remodeling of T-tubules and reduced synchrony of Ca2+ release in myocytes from chronically ischemic myocardium
    Frank R Heinzel
    Division of Experimental Cardiology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg and University of Leuven, Belgium
    Circ Res 102:338-46. 2008
    ..In conclusion, reduced T-tubule density during ischemic remodeling is associated with reduced synchrony of Ca2+ release and reduced efficiency of coupling Ca2+ influx to Ca2+ release...
  70. ncbi request reprint Occlusive myocardial infarction enhanced or not enhanced with necrosis-avid contrast agents at MR imaging
    Yicheng Ni
    Radiology 225:603-5; author reply 605-6. 2002
  71. ncbi request reprint Proper handling of research with invalid conclusions
    Yicheng Ni
    Radiology 229:608-9; author reply 609-10. 2003
  72. ncbi request reprint Imaging of ischemic heart disease
    Martin J Lipton
    Department of Radiology, University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland, P220, MC 2026, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Eur Radiol 12:1061-80. 2002
    ..This review focuses on imaging myocardial injury. It compares state-of-the-art CT and MR with more established yet contemporary echocardiography and nuclear scintigraphy...
  73. ncbi request reprint Implications of SENSE MR in routine clinical practice
    Johan S van den Brink
    Philips Medical Systems, PO Box 10000, 5680 DA Best, The Netherlands
    Eur J Radiol 46:3-27. 2003
    ..It is shown that SENSE has opened new horizons in both routine and advanced MR imaging...
  74. ncbi request reprint Detection of pericardial inflammation with late-enhancement cardiac magnetic resonance imaging: initial results
    Andrew M Taylor
    Cardiothoracic Unit, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, Great Ormond Street, London, WC1N 3JH, UK
    Eur Radiol 16:569-74. 2006
    ..To examine the value of late-enhancement cardiac magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) for detection of pericardial inflammation...
  75. ncbi request reprint Decision tree algorithm for detection of spatial processes in landscape transformation
    Jan Bogaert
    Ecole Interfacultaire de Bioingénieurs, Universitié Libre de Bruxelles, 50 Av F D Roosevelt, C P 165 05, B 1050 Brussels, Belgium
    Environ Manage 33:62-73. 2004
    ..The examples signal the importance of the temporal resolution of the data, since long-term pattern conversions can be subdivided in stadia in which particular pattern components are altered by specific transformation processes...