F Tranquart

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Country: France

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Value of combined conventional and contrast enhanced sonography in the evaluation of hepatic disorders]
    F Tranquart
    Service de Médecine Nucléaire et Ultrasons CIT Ultrasons, CHU Bretonneau, 37044 Tours Cedex
    J Radiol 85:755-62. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint [Utility of contrast ultrasound imaging in focal liver lesions]
    Francois Tranquart
    CIT Ultrasons, CHU Tours, 37044 Tours Cedex
    Gastroenterol Clin Biol 28:337-49. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint [Feasability of real time contrast enhanced ultrasound in renal disease]
    F Tranquart
    Service de Médecine Nucléaire et Ultrasons, CIT Ultrasons, CHU Bretonneau 37044 Tours Cédex
    J Radiol 85:31-6. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint [Contrast ultrasound imaging in liver disease]
    F Tranquart
    CIT Ultrasons, CHU Tours, 37044 Tours Cedex
    J Radiol 84:2025-40. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint [US imaging]
    F Tranquart
    Service de Médecine Nucléaire et Ultrasons, CIT Ultrasons, Hopital Bretonneau, CHRU, 2 boulevard Tonnelle, Tours
    J Radiol 86:892-5. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint [Contrast ultrasound imaging in focal liver lesions: diagnostic value and guidelines]
    F Tranquart
    CIT Ultrasons, CHU Bretonneau, 37044 Tours Cedex
    J Radiol 85:680-9. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint [Non-linear ultrasound imaging]
    F Tranquart
    Service de Médecine Nucléaire et Ultrasons CHU Bretonneau 37044 Tours Cédex Service Radiologie CHU Pellegrin 33000 Bordeaux
    J Radiol 81:1731-5. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint [Elastosonography of thyroid lesions]
    F Tranquart
    Service d Ultrasons, CHRU Tours, Hopital Bretonneau, 37044 Tours Cedex 1
    J Radiol 89:35-9. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint D2 receptor imaging in neonates using I-123 iodobenzamide brain SPECT
    F Tranquart
    INSERM Unit 316, CHU Tours, France
    Clin Nucl Med 26:36-40. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint [Recent advances in contrast-enhanced ultrasound for oncology applications]
    F Tranquart
    Pole Imagerie, CIT Ultrasons, Hopital Bretonneau, CHRU Tours, INSERM U619, Universite Francois Rabelais, 2 boulevard Tonnele, 37000 Tours cedex, France
    J Radiol 88:1759-69. 2007

Detail Information

Publications37

  1. ncbi request reprint [Value of combined conventional and contrast enhanced sonography in the evaluation of hepatic disorders]
    F Tranquart
    Service de Médecine Nucléaire et Ultrasons CIT Ultrasons, CHU Bretonneau, 37044 Tours Cedex
    J Radiol 85:755-62. 2004
    ..To assess the value of combined conventional and contrast-material enhanced sonography for the characterization of focal liver lesions...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Utility of contrast ultrasound imaging in focal liver lesions]
    Francois Tranquart
    CIT Ultrasons, CHU Tours, 37044 Tours Cedex
    Gastroenterol Clin Biol 28:337-49. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint [Feasability of real time contrast enhanced ultrasound in renal disease]
    F Tranquart
    Service de Médecine Nucléaire et Ultrasons, CIT Ultrasons, CHU Bretonneau 37044 Tours Cédex
    J Radiol 85:31-6. 2004
    ..To evaluate feasibility of real-time contrast enhanced ultrasound in renal disease...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Contrast ultrasound imaging in liver disease]
    F Tranquart
    CIT Ultrasons, CHU Tours, 37044 Tours Cedex
    J Radiol 84:2025-40. 2003
    ..Those results markedly improve ultrasound accuracy compared to conventional sonography, and so put contrast-enhanced sonography among recommended non-invasive imaging methods for focal liver lesions with changes in diagnostic strategy...
  5. ncbi request reprint [US imaging]
    F Tranquart
    Service de Médecine Nucléaire et Ultrasons, CIT Ultrasons, Hopital Bretonneau, CHRU, 2 boulevard Tonnelle, Tours
    J Radiol 86:892-5. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint [Contrast ultrasound imaging in focal liver lesions: diagnostic value and guidelines]
    F Tranquart
    CIT Ultrasons, CHU Bretonneau, 37044 Tours Cedex
    J Radiol 85:680-9. 2004
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint [Non-linear ultrasound imaging]
    F Tranquart
    Service de Médecine Nucléaire et Ultrasons CHU Bretonneau 37044 Tours Cédex Service Radiologie CHU Pellegrin 33000 Bordeaux
    J Radiol 81:1731-5. 2000
    ..The introduction of this new imaging modality opens new way in ultrasound imaging with precise protocols of acquisition or sequences and possibly in therapy in the near future...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Elastosonography of thyroid lesions]
    F Tranquart
    Service d Ultrasons, CHRU Tours, Hopital Bretonneau, 37044 Tours Cedex 1
    J Radiol 89:35-9. 2008
    ..The availability of additional tools such as elastography may improve lesion characterization and direct management...
  9. ncbi request reprint D2 receptor imaging in neonates using I-123 iodobenzamide brain SPECT
    F Tranquart
    INSERM Unit 316, CHU Tours, France
    Clin Nucl Med 26:36-40. 2001
    ..The purpose of the current study was to evaluate the viability of D2 receptors in the perinatal period using I-123 iodobenzamide brain SPECT and to correlate this with early neurologic status...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Recent advances in contrast-enhanced ultrasound for oncology applications]
    F Tranquart
    Pole Imagerie, CIT Ultrasons, Hopital Bretonneau, CHRU Tours, INSERM U619, Universite Francois Rabelais, 2 boulevard Tonnele, 37000 Tours cedex, France
    J Radiol 88:1759-69. 2007
    ..The purpose of this paper is to review recent advances in this field of sonographic imaging to better understand the role of ultrasound in oncologic pathology...
  11. ncbi request reprint Clinical use of ultrasound tissue harmonic imaging
    F Tranquart
    CHU Bretonneau, Tours, France
    Ultrasound Med Biol 25:889-94. 1999
    ..This imaging mode could be used in different organs with a heightening of low-contrast lesions through artefact reduction, as well as by the induced greater intrinsic contrast sensitivity of the harmonic imaging mode...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Real-time contrast-enhanced ultrasound in the evaluation of focal liver lesions: diagnostic efficacy and economical issues from a French multicentric study]
    F Tranquart
    Pole Imagerie, CIC IT Ultrasons Radiopharmaceutiques, Hopital Bretonneau, CHRU de Tours, UMR Inserm 930 CNRS 2448 Université François Rabelais, 37044 Tours cedex 9, France
    J Radiol 90:109-22. 2009
    ..This French multicentric study confirmed the high diagnostic value of CEUS for focal liver lesion characterization and demonstrated a lower economical impact compared to other imaging modalities such as CT and MRI...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Power Doppler Index for preoperative ovarian tumors discrimination]
    H Marret
    pôle de gynécologie, Obstétrique, Medecine Foetale et Reproduction Humaine, Hopital Bretonneau, Tours Cedex 01, France
    Gynecol Obstet Fertil 35:541-7. 2007
    ..To assess the performance of a power doppler vascularity index in the preoperative diagnosis of ovarian malignancy...
  14. ncbi request reprint Contrast-enhanced sonography during uterine artery embolization for the treatment of leiomyomas
    H Marret
    Departments of Gynecology, Obstetrics, Fetal Medicine and Human Reproduction, Bretonneau Hospital, CHU Tours, France
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 23:77-9. 2004
    ..Our case suggests that ultrasound contrast agents may have a role in monitoring UAE and thus may help prevent ischemic complications. Further studies are required to confirm this...
  15. ncbi request reprint Incidental liver lesions: diagnostic value of cadence contrast pulse sequencing (CPS) and SonoVue
    A Bleuzen
    CIT Ultrasons, CHU Bretonneau, 37044 Tours Cedex 1, France
    Eur Radiol 14:P53-62. 2004
    ..The high diagnostic value of CEUS makes this method a candidate to be considered a reference imaging modality for incidental lesions...
  16. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of contrast-enhanced ultrasound in focal lesions of the liver using cadence contrast pulse sequencing
    A Bleuzen
    Centre Innovations Technologiques, CHRU Tours, 37044 Tours Cedex 1, Frankreich
    Ultraschall Med 27:40-8. 2006
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint [First treatment in France using high intensity focalised ultrasound for myomas ablation: fiction became reality!]
    H Marret
    Service de Gynecologie, pôle de gynécologie, Obstétrique, Medecine Foetale et Reproduction Humaine, CHU Bretonneau, 2, boulevard Tonnelle, 37044 Tours Cedex 01, France
    Gynecol Obstet Fertil 35:718-20. 2007
  18. ncbi request reprint Power Doppler vascularity index for predicting malignancy of adnexal masses
    H Marret
    Department of Gynaecology, Obstetrics, Fetal Medicine and Human Reproduction, Tours, France
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 25:508-13. 2005
    ..To assess the performance of a power Doppler vascularity index in the preoperative diagnosis of ovarian malignancy...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effects of the method of drawing regions of interest on the differential diagnosis of extrapyramidal syndromes using 123I-iodolisuride SPET
    J L Baulieu
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, INSERM U316, CHU Tours, France
    Nucl Med Commun 20:77-84. 1999
    ....
  20. doi request reprint [French first results using magnetic resonance-guided focused ultrasound for myoma treatment]
    H Marret
    Service de Gynecologie, CHU de Bretonneau, Tours, France
    Gynecol Obstet Fertil 39:12-20. 2011
    ..Magnetic resonance-guided focused ultrasound surgery (MRgFUS) is a new non-invasive therapy. We describe our early results regarding efficacy and safety of MRgFUS for the treatment of uterine leiomyomas...
  21. doi request reprint [How I do...contrast enhanced pelvic ultrasound]
    H Marret
    pôle de gynécologie, Obstétrique, Medecine Foetale et Reproduction Humaine, Hopital Bretonneau, 2, boulevard Tonnelle, 37044 Tours Cedex 1, France
    Gynecol Obstet Fertil 36:665-7. 2008
  22. doi request reprint [Value of contrast-enhanced ultrasound in the evaluation of indeterminate renal cysts on CT]
    X Cazals
    Services d ultrasons et de radiologie adulte, Groupement d Imagerie Médicale, Universite Francois Rabelais, CHU de Tours, 2, boulevard Tonnelle, 37044 Tours cedex 9, France
    J Radiol 92:1081-90. 2011
    ..To demonstrate the value of contrast-enhanced ultrasound (CEUS) in the management of Bosniak type 2F and 3 renal cysts on CT...
  23. ncbi request reprint High frequency (20 MHz) ultrasonic devices: advantages and applications
    M Berson
    Unite INSERM 316, Faculte de Medecine, 2 bis Boulevard Tonnelle, 37032, Tours, France
    Eur J Ultrasound 10:53-63. 1999
    ..This paper investigates the problems, advantages and potential applications of 20 MHz ultrasonic devices...
  24. ncbi request reprint The Actifetus system: a multidoppler sensor system for monitoring fetal movements
    A Kribèche
    INSERM U619, CHRU Bretonneau, Tours, France
    Ultrasound Med Biol 33:430-8. 2007
    ..The Actifetus system will serve as a new mean for studying fetal response to environment and detecting anomalies related to fetal suffering...
  25. ncbi request reprint [Incidental detection of a rare liver tumor: angiomyolipoma]
    F Tranquart
    , Cedex, France
    J Radiol 82:847-50. 2001
    ..The final diagnosis was confirmed at anatomopathology and immunohistochemistry which demonstrated positive anti-HMB 45 aspect...
  26. ncbi request reprint [Sonopermeabilization: therapeutic alternative with ultrasound and microbubbles]
    K Kaddur
    Unité Inserm 619, Hopital Bretonneau, CHU Tours, Universite Francois Rabelais, 2 boulevard Tonnelle, 37044 Tours Cedex, France
    J Radiol 88:1777-86. 2007
    ..After in vitro and in vivo studies presentation, the therapeutic potential of sonoporation will be investigated in this paper...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Sonographic diagnosis of ovarian tumors: pre-operative Doppler evaluation]
    H Marret
    Département de gynécologie, Obstétrique, Medecine Foetale et Reproduction Humaine, Hopital Bretonneau, 37044 Tours Cedex 1
    J Radiol 84:1725-31. 2003
    ..All suspicious adnexal lesions should be evaluated by an experienced sonographer and include discriminatory parameters to distinguish between benign and malignant lesions...
  28. ncbi request reprint Uterine necrosis after arterial embolization for postpartum hemorrhage
    J P Cottier
    Department of Neuroradiology, Hopital Bretonneau, Tours, France
    Obstet Gynecol 100:1074-7. 2002
    ..Selective embolization is an effective and reputedly safe method of managing pregnancy-related bleeding. However, we report an ischemic uterine necrosis after arterial embolization...
  29. ncbi request reprint [Techniques and applications of noninvasive high-resolution ultrasound imaging]
    J M Gregoire
    Laboratoire UltraSons Signaux et Instrumentation LUSSI, CNRS FRE 2448, Tours
    J Radiol 87:1920-36. 2006
    ..With these new products, new applications have also appeared such as the exploration of the oral cavity or small laboratory animals (mice)...
  30. ncbi request reprint Viral and bacterial DNA in carotid atherosclerotic lesions
    S Watt
    Département de Microbiologie Médicale et Moléculaire EA 3250, CHU Bretonneau, 2 boulevard Tonnelle, 37044, Tours Cedex 01, France
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 22:99-105. 2003
    ..The exact role of these microorganisms in the genesis or development of the atherosclerotic lesions remains unclear, but they may increase the inflammatory process or be an epiphenomenon...
  31. ncbi request reprint Acoustical bubble trapper applied to hemodialysis
    P Palanchon
    INSERMU619, CHU Bretonneau, Tours, France
    Ultrasound Med Biol 34:681-4. 2008
    ..This simple approach using an ultrasound-based trapping system was shown to operate adequately with the current settings and can be used to filter air microemboli...
  32. ncbi request reprint MR assessment of the brain maturation during the perinatal period: quantitative T2 MR study in premature newborns
    J C Ferrie
    PPF Microscopie Electronique et RMN, INSERM U 316, Tours, France
    Magn Reson Imaging 17:1275-88. 1999
    ..During the perinatal period, the measurements and analysis of T2 values revealed brain regional differences not discernible with T2-weighted images. It might be a more sensitive indicator for assessment of brain maturation...
  33. ncbi request reprint Effect of ultrasound-activated microbubbles on the cell electrophysiological properties
    T A Tran
    INSERM U619, Tours, France
    Ultrasound Med Biol 33:158-63. 2007
    ..The mechanisms involved are likely related to activation of specific channels sensitive to mechanical stresses (stretch-activated channels) and possibly nonspecific ion channels...
  34. doi request reprint Prognostic value of absent end-diastolic flow within the first week following renal transplantation
    S Ba
    Department of Imaging, INSERM U930 CNRS 2448, Francois Rabelais University, CHU Tours, France
    Transplant Proc 41:645-7. 2009
    ..Doppler sonogram of the graft is used as a routine assessment in renal transplantation. When the resistance index (RI) equals 1, absent end-diastolic flow (AEDF) is observed; the prognostic value of AEDF is presently unknown...
  35. pmc Follow up by colour Doppler imaging of 102 patients with retinal vein occlusion over 1 year
    S Arsene
    Department of Ophthalmology, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Bretonneau, 37044 Tours Cedex 1, France
    Br J Ophthalmol 86:1243-7. 2002
    ..CDI is valuable for diagnosis of RVO and shows the effects of isovolaemic haemodilution. Patients with RVO were monitored by CDI for 1 year in order to clarify venous and arterial involvement in the pathogenesis of this disease...
  36. ncbi request reprint Localization of the ventricular preexcitation site in Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome with Doppler tissue imaging
    V Eder
    Service de Médecine Nucléaire et Ultrasons, CHU Trousseau Tours, France
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 13:995-1001. 2000
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the ability of Doppler tissue imaging (DTI) to localize the ventricular emergence site of accessory atrioventricular pathways (Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome)...
  37. ncbi request reprint Prospective sonographic assessment of uterine artery embolization for the treatment of fibroids
    F Tranquart
    Service de Médecine Nucléaire et Ultrasons, CHU Bretonneau, Tours, France
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 19:81-7. 2002
    ..To evaluate sonographic features following uterine artery embolization and to assess using ultrasound the efficacy of embolization as the primary treatment of fibroids...