F Cademartiri

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Imaging for oncologic staging and follow-up: review of current methods and novel approaches
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology and Diagnostics, University Hospital of Parma, Italy
    Acta Biomed 79:85-91. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Influence of increasing convolution kernel filtering on plaque imaging with multislice CT using an ex-vivo model of coronary angiography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Dipartimento di Radiologia, Erasmus Medical Cencter, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiol Med 110:234-40. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint High iodine concentration contrast material for noninvasive multislice computed tomography coronary angiography: iopromide 370 versus iomeprol 400
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Thoraxcentrum, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Invest Radiol 41:349-53. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Predictive value of chest CT in patients with cystic fibrosis: a single-center 10-year experience
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria di Parma, Parma, Italy
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 190:1475-80. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional volume rendering with multislice computed tomography in the evaluation of Aortic coarctation
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Dr Molenwaterplein, 40 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ital Heart J 4:286-7. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. Right coronary artery arising from the left circumflex demonstrated with multislice computed tomography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center Rotterdam, Dr Molewaterplein, 40, 3015 GD, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Circulation 109:e185-6. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Introduction to coronary imaging with 64-slice computed tomography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Dipartimento di Radiologia, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiol Med 110:16-41. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Imaging techniques for the vulnerable coronary plaque
    F Cademartiri
    Dipartimento di Radiologia e Dipartimento Cuore, Imaging Cardiovascolare Non invasivo, Azienda Ospedaliera di Parma, Viale Rustici 2, I 43100 Parma, Italy
    Radiol Med 112:637-59. 2007
  9. doi request reprint The clue of ST-elevation myocardial infarction by means of integrated non-invasive imaging
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria di Parma, Parma, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 12:184-5. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of computed tomography coronary angiography in patients with a zero calcium score
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology and Cardiology, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria di Parma, Parma, Italy
    Eur Radiol 20:81-7. 2010

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Publications118 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi request reprint Imaging for oncologic staging and follow-up: review of current methods and novel approaches
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology and Diagnostics, University Hospital of Parma, Italy
    Acta Biomed 79:85-91. 2008
    ..To review the current radiological methodologies and guidelines for staging and followup in oncology, and to give a perspective based on the available new technologies in oncologic radiology...
  2. ncbi request reprint Influence of increasing convolution kernel filtering on plaque imaging with multislice CT using an ex-vivo model of coronary angiography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Dipartimento di Radiologia, Erasmus Medical Cencter, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiol Med 110:234-40. 2005
    ..To assess the variability in attenuation of coronary plaques with multislice CT-angiography (MSCT-CA) in an ex-vivo model with varying convolution kernels...
  3. ncbi request reprint High iodine concentration contrast material for noninvasive multislice computed tomography coronary angiography: iopromide 370 versus iomeprol 400
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Thoraxcentrum, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Invest Radiol 41:349-53. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to compare intracoronary attenuation on 16-row multislice computed tomography (16-MSCT) coronary angiography using 2 contrast materials (CM) with high iodine concentration...
  4. doi request reprint Predictive value of chest CT in patients with cystic fibrosis: a single-center 10-year experience
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria di Parma, Parma, Italy
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 190:1475-80. 2008
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional volume rendering with multislice computed tomography in the evaluation of Aortic coarctation
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Dr Molenwaterplein, 40 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ital Heart J 4:286-7. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. Right coronary artery arising from the left circumflex demonstrated with multislice computed tomography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center Rotterdam, Dr Molewaterplein, 40, 3015 GD, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Circulation 109:e185-6. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Introduction to coronary imaging with 64-slice computed tomography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Dipartimento di Radiologia, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiol Med 110:16-41. 2005
    ..We then define the scan protocols for coronary angiography with the new generation of 64-row CT scanners to enable radiologists to perform a CT study on the basis of the diagnostic possibilities...
  8. ncbi request reprint Imaging techniques for the vulnerable coronary plaque
    F Cademartiri
    Dipartimento di Radiologia e Dipartimento Cuore, Imaging Cardiovascolare Non invasivo, Azienda Ospedaliera di Parma, Viale Rustici 2, I 43100 Parma, Italy
    Radiol Med 112:637-59. 2007
    ..In particular, we describe multislice computed tomography, which at present seems to be the most promising noninvasive tool for an exhaustive image-based quantification of coronary atherosclerosis...
  9. doi request reprint The clue of ST-elevation myocardial infarction by means of integrated non-invasive imaging
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria di Parma, Parma, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 12:184-5. 2011
    ..e. vulnerable plaque) and of the infarcted area. We demonstrated the impact of integrated non-invasive imaging in defining the diagnosis of STEMI with normal coronary arteries on CAG...
  10. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of computed tomography coronary angiography in patients with a zero calcium score
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology and Cardiology, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria di Parma, Parma, Italy
    Eur Radiol 20:81-7. 2010
    ..The prevalence of significant disease detected by CT-CA was not negligible in asymptomatic patients. The role of CT-CA in asymptomatic patients remains uncertain...
  11. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of multislice computed tomography coronary angiography is improved at low heart rates
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 22:101-5; discussion 107-9. 2006
    ..Assess the effect of heart rate on diagnostic accuracy for the detection of significant coronary artery stenosis using 16-row multislice computed tomography (MSCT)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Effective clinical outcome of a mandibular distraction device using three-dimensional CT with volume rendering in Pierre-Robin sequence
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Acta Biomed 75:122-5. 2004
    ..With this modality quantitative information can be provided in order to measure the entity of airway obstruction and the result of procedure affecting bone structures...
  13. ncbi request reprint Impact of coronary calcium score on diagnostic accuracy for the detection of significant coronary stenosis with multislice computed tomography angiography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 95:1225-7. 2005
    ..The sensitivity and specificity of multislice computed tomography were 90% and 92%, and 97% and 91% for low and high CS groups, respectively...
  14. pmc Magnetic resonance assessment of left ventricular volumes and mass using a single-breath-hold 3D k-t BLAST cine b-SSFP in comparison with multiple-breath-hold 2D cine b-SSFP
    Erica Maffei
    Department of Radiology and Cardiology, University Hospital, Parma, Italy
    Insights Imaging 2:39-45. 2011
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  15. pmc Prognostic value of CT coronary angiography in diabetic and non-diabetic subjects with suspected CAD: importance of presenting symptoms
    Erica Maffei
    Department of Radiology and Cardiology, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria di Parma, Parma, Italy
    Insights Imaging 2:25-38. 2011
    ..To assess the prognostic relevance of 64-slice computed tomography coronary angiography (CT-CA) and symptoms in diabetics and non-diabetics referred for cardiac evaluation...
  16. pmc Assessment of coronary artery disease and calcified coronary plaque burden by computed tomography in patients with and without diabetes mellitus
    Erica Maffei
    Department of Radiology and Cardiology, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria di Parma, Parma, Italy
    Eur Radiol 21:944-53. 2011
    ..To compare the coronary atherosclerotic burden in patients with and without type-2 diabetes using CT Coronary Angiography (CTCA)...
  17. pmc Prevalence of anatomical variants and coronary anomalies in 543 consecutive patients studied with 64-slice CT coronary angiography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology and Cardiology, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria di Parma, Parma, Italy
    Eur Radiol 18:781-91. 2008
    ..In conclusion, 64-slice CT-CA provides optimal visualization of the variable and complex anatomy of coronary arteries because of the improved isotropic spatial resolution and flexible post-processing tool...
  18. pmc Influence of convolution filtering on coronary plaque attenuation values: observations in an ex vivo model of multislice computed tomography coronary angiography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Radiol 17:1842-9. 2007
    ..The use of different convolution filters significantly modifief the attenuation values, while sharper filtering increased the calcified plaque attenuation and reduced the noncalcified plaque attenuation...
  19. ncbi request reprint Higher intracoronary attenuation improves diagnostic accuracy in MDCT coronary angiography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Dr Molewaterplein 40, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 187:W430-3. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate whether the amount of intracoronary attenuation influences the diagnostic accuracy of MDCT coronary angiography in the detection of clinically significant stenosis...
  20. ncbi request reprint Coronary artery anomalies: incidence, pathophysiology, clinical relevance and role of diagnostic imaging
    F Cademartiri
    Dipartimento di Radiologia, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiol Med 111:376-91. 2006
    ..We report the incidence and pathophysiology of coronary artery anomalies based on the capabilities of recent diagnostic tools with the aim of improving an accurate and noninvasive diagnostic approach...
  21. ncbi request reprint Follow-up of internal mammary artery stent with 64-slice CT
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology and Cardiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 23:537-9. 2007
    ..A non-invasive CT coronary angiography (CT-CA) was performed after 6-month follow-up. CT-CA is a reliable non-invasive technique for the follow-up of stents in coronary artery bypass grafts...
  22. ncbi request reprint Non-invasive visualization of coronary atherosclerosis: state-of-art
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology and Cardiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 8:129-37. 2007
    ..MSCT of the coronary arteries is a promising imaging modality for the assessment of the coronary lumen and wall...
  23. ncbi request reprint Non-invasive evaluation of coronary calcium
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Dipartimento di Radiologia, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiol Med 110:506-22. 2005
    ..The methods for interpreting the results, the potential indications and the clinical applications of the techniques are also described...
  24. ncbi request reprint MSCT is better than stress perfusion imaging for detecting CAD--For
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology and Cardiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 33:353-5. 2006
  25. ncbi request reprint Intravenous contrast material administration in multislice computed tomography coronary angiography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Biomed 76:86-94. 2005
    ..to compare contrast material (CM) administration protocols in non-invasive coronary angiography (CA) using a 16-row multislice CT (16-MSCT)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Non-invasive coronary angiography with 64-slice computed tomography
    F Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology and Cardiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Minerva Cardioangiol 53:465-72. 2005
    ..We describe our experience of more than 1 year with 64-slice CT coronary angiography providing clues on reasonable clinical applications...
  27. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of multislice computed tomographic coronary angiography to assess in-stent restenosis
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 96:799-802. 2005
    ..3% (95% confidence interval [CI] 35.9 to 99.6), 98.5% (95% CI 92.1 to 100), 83.3% (95% CI 35.9 to 99.6), and 97.3% (95% CI 92.1 to 100), respectively. One in-stent restenosis remained undetected...
  28. ncbi request reprint Improving diagnostic accuracy of MDCT coronary angiography in patients with mild heart rhythm irregularities using ECG editing
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Dr Molewaterplein, 40, Rotterdam 3015GD, The Netherlands
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 186:634-8. 2006
    ..The objective of our study was to compare diagnostic accuracy of MDCT coronary angiography in a population of patients with mild heart rhythm irregularities before and after editing the ECG...
  29. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of 64-slice CT in the assessment of coronary stents
    F Cademartiri
    Dipartimento di Radiologia e Dipartimento Cuore, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria di Parma, Viale Rustici 2, I 43100 Parma, Italy
    Radiol Med 112:526-37. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the diagnostic accuracy of 64-slice computed tomography (64-CT) coronary angiography in the detection of coronary in-stent restenosis...
  30. doi request reprint Prognostic value of 64-slice coronary angiography in diabetes mellitus patients with known or suspected coronary artery disease compared with a nondiabetic population
    F Cademartiri
    Erasmus Medical Center, Dipartimento di Radiologia e Cardiologia, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiol Med 113:627-43. 2008
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Non invasive imaging of coronary arteries with 64-slice CT and 1.5T MRI: challenging invasive techniques
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital, Parma, Italy
    Acta Biomed 78:6-15. 2007
    ..MSCT of the coronary arteries is a promising imaging modality for the assessment of coronary lumen and wall...
  32. ncbi request reprint CT angiography of the coronary arteries: setting new diagnostic standards in cardiovascular medicine
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology and Cardiology, University Hospital of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Acta Biomed 80:292-8. 2009
    ..In this review we will discuss the current applications and technology state of the art, X-ray dose issues, the training requirements and implementation in the healthcare context of CT Coronary Angiography...
  33. doi request reprint Coronary calcium score and computed tomography coronary angiography in high-risk asymptomatic subjects: assessment of diagnostic accuracy and prevalence of non-obstructive coronary artery disease
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology and Cardiology, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria, Parma, Italy
    Eur Radiol 20:846-54. 2010
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Clinical applications of multi-detector computed tomography coronary angiography
    F Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology and Cardiology, Academic Hospital, Parma, Italy
    Minerva Cardioangiol 57:349-57. 2009
    ..These improvements put cardiac CT as the most promising clinical tool for the non invasive assessment of coronary arteries...
  35. doi request reprint Assessment of left main coronary artery atherosclerotic burden using 64-slice CT coronary angiography: correlation between dimensions and presence of plaques
    F Cademartiri
    Dipartimento di Radiologia e Dipartimento Cardio Polmonare, Imaging Cardiovascolare Non invasivo, Azienda Ospedaliera di Parma, Parma, Italy
    Radiol Med 114:358-69. 2009
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Computed tomography coronary angiography vs. stress ECG in patients with stable angina
    F Cademartiri
    Dipartimento di Radiologia e Cardiologia, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria di Parma, Parma, Italy
    Radiol Med 114:513-23. 2009
    ..This study compared the role of multislice computed tomography coronary angiography (MSCT-CA) and stress electrocardiography (ECG) in the diagnostic workup of patients with chronic chest pain...
  37. doi request reprint Noninvasive evaluation of the celiac trunk and superior mesenteric artery with multislice CT in patients with chronic mesenteric ischaemia
    F Cademartiri
    Dipartimento di Diagnostica per Immagine, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria, Parma, Italy
    Radiol Med 113:1135-42. 2008
    ..This study sought to assess the role of multislice computed tomography (MSCT) in patients with suspected chronic mesenteric ischaemia (CMI)...
  38. ncbi request reprint Tips and tricks in Multislice CT coronary angiography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Unit of Radiological Sciences, Department of Clinical Sciences, University Hospital of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Acta Biomed 79:65-72. 2008
    ..Several details can be overlooked so that diagnostic mistakes are possible. In this paper we tried to collect a series of technical "tips and tricks" that might improve the quality of coronary imaging in the clinical practice...
  39. doi request reprint Prevalence and characteristics of coronary artery disease in a population with suspected ischemic heart disease using CT coronary angiography: correlations with cardiovascular risk factors and clinical presentation
    F Cademartiri
    Dipartimento di Radiologia e Cardiologia, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiol Med 113:363-72. 2008
    ..This study was undertaken to describe the correlation between the distribution of coronary artery disease (CAD) in a symptomatic population with suspected ischaemic heart disease, cardiovascular risk factors (RF) and clinical presentation...
  40. doi request reprint 64-slice computed tomography coronary angiography: diagnostic accuracy in the real world
    F Cademartiri
    Dipartimento di Radiologia e Cardiologia, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria di Parma, Via Gramsci 14, Parma, Italy
    Radiol Med 113:163-80. 2008
    ..This study was done to evaluate the diagnostic accuracy of 64-slice computed tomography coronary angiography (CTCA) for the detection of significant coronary artery stenosis in the real clinical world...
  41. ncbi request reprint Coronary variants and anomalies: methodology of visualisation with 64-slice CT and prevalence in 202 consecutive patients
    F Cademartiri
    Dipartimento di Radiologia e Dipartimento Cuore, Imaging Cardiovascolare Non invasivo, Azienda Ospedaliera di Parma, Parma, Italy
    Radiol Med 112:1117-31. 2007
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Spectrum of collateral findings in multislice CT coronary angiography
    F Cademartiri
    Dipartimento di Radiologia e Dipartimento Cuore, Imaging Cardiovascolare Non invasivo, Azienda Ospedaliera di Parma, Via Gramsci 14, I 43100, Parma, and Istituto di Radiologia, Universita degli Studi di Verona, Italy
    Radiol Med 112:937-48. 2007
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate the prevalence of the noncardiac collateral findings during multislice computed tomography coronary angiography (MSCT-CA)...
  43. ncbi request reprint Lumen enhancement influences absolute noncalcific plaque density on multislice computed tomography coronary angiography: ex-vivo validation and in-vivo demonstration
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology and Cardiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 11:337-44. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to define the in-vitro and in-vivo effects of intracoronary enhancement on the absolute density values of coronary plaques during multislice computed tomography...
  44. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of 64-slice computed tomography coronary angiography in patients with low-to-intermediate risk
    F Cademartiri
    Dipartimento di Radiologia e Cardiologia, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, Holland
    Radiol Med 112:969-81. 2007
    ..Our aim was to evaluate the diagnostic accuracy of 64-slice computed tomography coronary angiography (MSCT-CA) for detecting significant stenosis (>or=50% lumen reduction) in a population of patients at low to intermediate risk...
  45. ncbi request reprint Influence of intra-coronary enhancement on diagnostic accuracy with 64-slice CT coronary angiography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology and Cardiology, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria di Parma, Parma, Italy
    Eur Radiol 18:576-83. 2008
    ..8% and 93.2%, respectively) and were more marked in distal coronary segments than in proximal segments. Higher intra-coronary attenuation on CT-CA results in greater diagnostic accuracy for detection of coronary artery stenosis...
  46. ncbi request reprint Multislice computed tomography coronary angiography: clinical applications
    F Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology and Cardiology, Parma General Hospital, Parma, Italy
    Minerva Cardioangiol 55:647-58. 2007
    ..In this review, we will describe the results of present literature, clinical applications at present considered suitable to CT technology (i.e. 64-slice and dual-source scanners) and future applications and innovations...
  47. ncbi request reprint CT coronary angiography for the follow-up of coronary stent
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology and Cardiology, University Hospital of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Acta Biomed 81:87-93. 2010
    ..e., operators' experience) are still very demanding. In the meantime CT technology should improve towards higher contrast, spatial and temporal resolution in order to achieve the results that may be proper for clinical implementation...
  48. ncbi request reprint Impact of intravascular enhancement, heart rate, and calcium score on diagnostic accuracy in multislice computed tomography coronary angiography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Dipartimento di Radiologia, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiol Med 110:42-51. 2005
    ..To assess the effect of intravascular enhancement, heart rate, and calcium score on diagnostic accuracy in the detection of significant coronary artery stenosis using 16-row multislice computed tomography (MSCT)...
  49. ncbi request reprint Influence of intracoronary attenuation on coronary plaque measurements using multislice computed tomography: observations in an ex vivo model of coronary computed tomography angiography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Dr Molenwaterplein, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Radiol 15:1426-31. 2005
    ..73; p<0.001). Intracoronary attenuation modifies significantly the attenuation of plaques assessed with MSCT...
  50. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. Sixteen-row multislice computed tomography of tuberculous pericardial abscess
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ital Heart J 4:575-6. 2003
  51. ncbi request reprint Spiral CT-angiography with one, four, and sixteen slice scanners. Technical note
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Dipartimento di Radiologia, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, Olanda, Italy
    Radiol Med 106:269-83. 2003
    ..Guidelines for the different generations of CT scanner have been extracted to give the radiologist a platform for diagnostic questions...
  52. ncbi request reprint Computed tomography coronary angiography with a 16-row multislice scanner: early experience and technical considerations
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Biomed 75:63-8. 2004
    ..We report a preliminary experience with this new generation of scanners in a patient with coronary artery stent. Technical parameters are described with particular focus on the comparison with the past generation of 4-row MSCT scanners...
  53. ncbi request reprint Non-invasive angiography of the coronary arteries with multislice computed tomography: state of the art and future prospects
    F Cademartiri
    Dipartimento di Radiologia, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, Olanda, Italy
    Radiol Med 106:284-96. 2003
    ..This paper describes the examination technique and the results achieved in CT angiography of the coronary arteries...
  54. ncbi request reprint Physiopathology of the aging heart
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology and Cardiology, Erasmus Medical Center, s Gravendijkwal 230, 3015 CE Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiol Clin North Am 46:653-62, v. 2008
    ..This article focuses on recently developed noninvasive techniques, such as cardiac multislice CT and cardiac MR imaging...
  55. ncbi request reprint Non-invasive 16-row multislice CT coronary angiography: usefulness of saline chaser
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Dr Molenwaterplein 40, 3015 Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Radiol 14:178-83. 2004
    ..05), for groups 1 and 2, respectively. One hundred milliliters of CM with 40 ml of saline chaser provides the same attenuation as 140 ml of CM (35% less) with decreased hyper-attenuation in the superior vena cava...
  56. ncbi request reprint Multi-detector row CT angiography in patients with abdominal angina
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center Rotterdam, Dr Molenwaterplein 40, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiographics 24:969-84. 2004
    ..Additional studies will help further evaluate the performance and applications of this modality...
  57. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. Pseudoaneurysms of the ascending aorta demonstrated with "motion-free" multislice computed tomography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Circulation 109:e42-3. 2004
  58. ncbi request reprint Use of saline chaser in the intravenous administration of contrast material in non-invasive coronary angiography with 16-row multislice Computed Tomography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Dipartimento di Radiologia, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiol Med 107:497-505. 2004
    ..To investigate the impact of saline bolus chaser in coronary angiography with a 16-row multislice CT (16-MSCT) scanner...
  59. ncbi request reprint Comparison of monophasic vs biphasic administration of contrast material in non-invasive coronary angiography using a 16-row multislice Computed Tomography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Dipartimento di Radiologia, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiol Med 107:489-96. 2004
    ..To compare two different techniques for the administration of the bolus of contrast material (cm) in coronary angiography with multislice CT (MSCT) scanner...
  60. ncbi request reprint [Techniques for the optimisation of coronary artery opacification in non-invasive angiography with a 16-row multislice computed tomography]
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Dipartimento di Radiologia, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, Olanda
    Radiol Med 107:24-34. 2004
    ..To compare two different techniques to improve vessels opacification in coronary angiography with multislice CT (MSCT) scanner...
  61. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. Motion-free ECG-gated 16-row multislice computed tomography in the follow-up of aortic coarctation with three-dimensional volume rendering
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ital Heart J 5:167-8. 2004
  62. ncbi request reprint Sixteen-row multislice computed tomography: basic concepts, protocols, and enhanced clinical applications
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Semin Ultrasound CT MR 25:2-16. 2004
    ..The technical foundations of spiral CT imaging and the main scan and reconstruction parameters are described in this article. Updated protocols and clinical examples of the latest applications are also discussed...
  63. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. Multislice computed tomography for the evaluation and follow-up of stenting of aortic coarctation
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, Dr Molenwaterplein, 40, 3015 GD, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Circulation 109:e176. 2004
  64. ncbi request reprint [Non-invasive 16-row spiral multislice computed tomography coronary angiography after one year of experience]
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Dipartimento di Radiologia, Erasmus Medical Center, Dr Molenwaterplein, 40 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ital Heart J Suppl 4:587-93. 2003
    ....
  65. ncbi request reprint Standard versus user-interactive assessment of significant coronary stenoses with multislice computed tomography coronary angiography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 94:1590-3. 2004
    ..Sensitivity and specificity were 58% and 96% and 96% and 97%, for standard projections and interactive postprocessing protocol, respectively...
  66. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. Neointimal hyperplasia in carotid stent detected with multislice computed tomography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, Dr Molenwaterplein, 40, 3015 GD, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Circulation 108:e147. 2003
  67. ncbi request reprint Intravenous contrast material administration at helical 16-detector row CT coronary angiography: effect of iodine concentration on vascular attenuation
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiology 236:661-5. 2005
    ..The same pattern was observed in the coronary arteries. Contrast materials with higher iodine concentrations yield significantly higher attenuation in the descending aorta and coronary arteries...
  68. ncbi request reprint Spiral hydro-CT in the evaluation of colo-sigmoideal cancer
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Istituto di Scienze Radiologiche, Universita degli Studi, Parma, Italy
    Radiol Med 104:295-306. 2002
    ..To evaluate the accuracy of spiral hydro-CT in the diagnosis and preoperative staging of colo-sigmoideal neoplasms and the impact of this technique on therapeutic decisions...
  69. ncbi request reprint Technical analysis of volume-rendering algorithms: application in low-contrast structures using liver vascularisation as a model
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Dipartimento di Radiologia, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam Olanda
    Radiol Med 109:376-84. 2005
    ....
  70. ncbi request reprint Non-invasive demonstration of coronary artery anomaly performed using 16-slice multidetector spiral computed tomography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center Dr Molenwaterplein, 40 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ital Heart J 4:56-9. 2003
    ..A new generation of MDCT scanners with 16 arrays of detectors and a higher temporal and spatial resolution have recently been introduced. We report a case of an anomalous coronary artery origin documented using a 16-slice MDCT scanner...
  71. ncbi request reprint Post-traumatic descending aorta intramural haematoma fortuitously witnessed during a magnetic resonance examination of the spine
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Biomed 75:185-7. 2004
    ..A case of post-traumatic intramural haematoma of the descending aorta revealed during a magnetic resonance of the spine is described. The final diagnosis was obtained with spiral computed tomography...
  72. ncbi request reprint Image assessment with multislice CT coronary angiography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Dipartimento di Radiologia, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiol Med 109:198-207. 2005
    ..To investigate the diagnostic accuracy of two different protocols for image evaluation used in multislice computed tomography coronary angiography (MSCT-CA)...
  73. ncbi request reprint [Normal anatomy of the vessels of the heart with 16-row multislice computed tomography]
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Dipartimento di Radiologia, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, Olanda
    Radiol Med 107:11-21; quiz 22-3. 2004
    ..Aim of this works is to provide the basics of anatomy of the vessels of the heart applied to MSCT...
  74. pmc An unusual case of chest murmur demonstrated with three dimensional volume rendering with 16 row multislice spiral computed tomography
    F Cademartiri
    Heart 89:586. 2003
  75. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of 16-row multislice CT angiography in the evaluation of coronary segments
    F Cademartiri
    Dipartimento di Radiologia, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiol Med 109:91-7. 2005
    ..To evaluate the diagnostic accuracy of 16-row multislice spiral computed tomography coronary angiography (16-MSCT-CA) for the non-invasive assessment of significant coronary artery stenosis...
  76. pmc The dynamics of an ascending aorta dissection by 16 row multislice computed tomography
    F Cademartiri
    Heart 89:970. 2003
  77. ncbi request reprint Thoracic cardiovascular imaging with 16-row multislice Computed Tomography and retrospective ECG-gating. Technical note
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Dipartimento di Radiologia, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiol Med 108:487-93. 2004
    ..To apply the retrospective ECG-gating to the 16-row MSCT scan of intrathoracic vessels...
  78. ncbi request reprint Advantages of retrospective ECG-gating in cardio-thoracic imaging with 16-row multislice computed tomography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Biomed 74:126-30. 2003
    ..To test the added information of a retrospective ECG-gating to the 16-row Multislice Computed Tomography (MSCT) scan of intrathoracic vessels...
  79. doi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of 64-slice computed tomography coronary angiography in a large population of patients without revascularisation: registry data and review of multicentre trials
    E Maffei
    Dipartimento di Radiologia e del Cardio Polmonare, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria di Parma, c o Piastra Tecnica, Piano 0, Via Gramsci 14, 43100, Parma, Italy
    Radiol Med 115:368-84. 2010
    ....
  80. ncbi request reprint Impact of heart rate frequency and variability on radiation exposure, image quality, and diagnostic performance in dual-source spiral CT coronary angiography
    Annick C Weustink
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiology 253:672-80. 2009
    ....
  81. doi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of computed tomography angiography in patients after bypass grafting: comparison with invasive coronary angiography
    Annick C Weustink
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 2:816-24. 2009
    ..We sought to evaluate the contribution of noninvasive dual-source computed tomography angiography (CTA) in the comprehensive assessment of symptomatic patients after coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG)...
  82. doi request reprint Stress-ECG vs. CT coronary angiography for the diagnosis of coronary artery disease: a "real-world" experience
    E Maffei
    Dipartimento di Radiologia e Cardiologia, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria di Parma, Parma, Italy
    Radiol Med 115:354-67. 2010
    ....
  83. ncbi request reprint Compositional volumetry of non-calcified coronary plaques by multislice computed tomography: an ex vivo feasibility study
    Nico Bruining
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus MC, Thoraxcenter, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    EuroIntervention 5:558-64. 2009
    ..This study explores the application to use the Hounsfield units (HU) distribution of coronary plaques imaged by multislice computed tomography-coronary angiography (MSCT-CA)...
  84. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. Value of three-dimensional reconstructions in evaluating thoracic aortic aneurysms
    Giacomo Luccichenti
    Department of Radiology, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Circulation 107:E34-5. 2003
  85. ncbi request reprint Multislice spiral computed tomography for the evaluation of stent patency after left main coronary artery stenting: a comparison with conventional coronary angiography and intravascular ultrasound
    Carlos A G van Mieghem
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Circulation 114:645-53. 2006
    ..Multislice computed tomography (MSCT) is a promising technique for noninvasive coronary evaluation. We evaluated the diagnostic performance of high-resolution MSCT to detect ISR after stenting of the LMCA...
  86. ncbi request reprint ECG-gated multidetector computed tomography for the assessment of the postoperative ascending aorta
    G Runza
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital P Giaccone, Palermo, Italy
    Radiol Med 114:705-17. 2009
    ..This study was undertaken to define the role of electrocardiographically (ECG)-gated multidetector computed tomography (MDCT) in the assessment of the postoperative ascending aorta...
  87. ncbi request reprint Dual source coronary computed tomography angiography for detecting in-stent restenosis
    F Pugliese
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus MC University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Heart 94:848-54. 2008
    ..DESIGN/ PATIENTS: 100 patients (78 males, age 62 (SD 10)) with chest pain were prospectively evaluated after coronary stenting. DSCT-CA was performed before CA...
  88. doi request reprint Parameters for coronary plaque vulnerability assessed with multidetector computed tomography and intracoronary ultrasound correlation
    Francesca Pugliese
    Department of Radiology, The Netherlands Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria di Parma, Non Invasive Cardiovascular Imaging, Piastra Tecnica, Piano 0, Via Gramsci 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 10:821-6. 2009
    ....
  89. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive assessment of coronary plaque burden using multislice computed tomography
    Nico R Mollet
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 95:1165-9. 2005
    ..Overall, 65% of plaques were calcified, 24% were noncalcified, and 11% were mixed. Plaques were predominantly located in the proximal and middle segments of the main coronary vessels...
  90. ncbi request reprint Rationale and methods of the integrated biomarker and imaging study (IBIS): combining invasive and non-invasive imaging with biomarkers to detect subclinical atherosclerosis and assess coronary lesion biology
    Carlos A G van Mieghem
    Erasmus Medical Center, Thoraxcenter, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 21:425-41. 2005
    ..It outlines the analyses that will be performed to compare invasive and non-invasive imaging techniques in conjunction with multiple biomarkers to characterize non-flow limiting subclinical coronary lesions...
  91. ncbi request reprint Comparison of diagnostic accuracy of 64-slice computed tomography coronary angiography in women versus men with angina pectoris
    W Bob Meijboom
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 100:1532-7. 2007
    ..Specificity and positive predictive value of CT coronary angiography were lower in women. The sensitivity to detect stenosis in small coronary branches was lower in women compared with men...
  92. ncbi request reprint Assessment of organ volume with different techniques using a living liver model
    Giacomo Luccichenti
    Department of Radiology, University of Parma, Via A Gramsci, 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Eur Radiol 13:1286-90. 2003
    ..Volume estimation obtained through linear measurements is not reliable to appraise the volume of irregular-shaped solids, even assuming the prevalence of a particular morphology...
  93. ncbi request reprint Multidetector CT for visualization of coronary stents
    Francesca Pugliese
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus MC, Dr Molenwaterplein 40, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiographics 26:887-904. 2006
    ..In addition, an understanding of the major stent placement techniques used in the treatment of lesions at arterial bifurcations is helpful...
  94. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive visualisation of coronary atherosclerosis with multislice computed tomography
    Pim de Feyter
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Thoraxcenter, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Cardiovasc Radiat Med 5:49-56. 2004
    ..This has led to a stimulus for further research to assess the role of MSCT coronary plaque imaging in the identification of high-risk coronary plaques...
  95. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. In-stent neointimal hyperplasia with 16-row multislice computed tomography coronary angiography
    Nico R Mollet
    Department of Cardiology and Radiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center, Bd 410, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Circulation 110:e514. 2004
  96. ncbi request reprint Multislice spiral computed tomography coronary angiography in patients with stable angina pectoris
    Nico R Mollet
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, Netherlands
    J Am Coll Cardiol 43:2265-70. 2004
    ....
  97. ncbi request reprint Coronary plaque imaging with multislice computed tomography: technique and clinical applications
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Radiol 16:M44-53. 2006
    ..The aim of this article is to discuss the potential benefits and limitations of MSCT in coronary plaque imaging...
  98. ncbi request reprint Intravenous contrast material administration at 16-detector row helical CT coronary angiography: test bolus versus bolus-tracking technique
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Dr Molenwaterplein 40, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiology 233:817-23. 2004
    ..To compare test bolus and bolus-tracking techniques for intravenous contrast material administration at 16-detector row computed tomographic (CT) coronary angiography...
  99. ncbi request reprint Sixteen-detector row CT angiography of carotid arteries: comparison of different volumes of contrast material with and without a bolus chaser
    Cecile de Monye
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiology 237:555-62. 2005
    ..To prospectively compare different volumes of intravenously administered contrast material with and without a bolus chaser at 16-detector row computed tomographic (CT) angiography of the carotid arteries...
  100. ncbi request reprint Visual claudicatio: diagnosis with 64-slice computed tomography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria di Parma, Via Gramsci, 14, 43100, Parma, Italy
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 23:393-6. 2007
    ..Both comunicans posterior arteries were small but patent. The intra-cranial arteries were patent. Multislice CT of the cerebro-vascular circulation is an optimal tool for a comprehensive evaluation when duplex ultrasound fails...
  101. doi request reprint Dose reduction in spiral CT coronary angiography with dual-source equipment. Part I. A phantom study applying different prospective tube current modulation algorithms
    C Martini
    Dipartimento di Radiologia e Cardiologia, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria, Parma, Italy
    Radiol Med 114:1037-52. 2009
    ..The authors sought to compare different algorithms for dose reduction in retrospectively echocardiographically (ECG)-gated dual-source computed tomography (CT) coronary angiography (DSCT-CA) in a phantom model...