Alexander Pfeil

Summary

Affiliation: Friedrich Schiller University
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Diagnosis of periarticular osteoporosis in rheumatoid arthritis using digital X-ray radiogrammetry
    Joachim Böttcher
    Arthritis Res Ther 10:103. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint The usefulness of computer-aided joint space analysis in the assessment of rheumatoid arthritis
    Alexander Pfeil
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Jena University Hospital, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, 07747 Jena, Germany
    Joint Bone Spine 80:380-5. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Reproducibility and influence of hand rotation on computer-aided joint space analysis
    Alexander Pfeil
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, 07747 Jena, Germany
    Joint Bone Spine 79:384-8. 2012
  4. doi request reprint The role of first-pass perfusion deficit in the detection of cardiac subendocardial manifestation in patients with autoimmune vasculitis
    Alexander Pfeil
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, 07747 Jena, Germany
    Rheumatol Int 33:29-35. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Compatibility of temporary pacemaker myocardial pacing leads with magnetic resonance imaging: an ex vivo tissue study
    Alexander Pfeil
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, 07747 Jena, Germany
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 28:317-26. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Parenchymal and pleural findings in pulmonary embolism visualized by multi-channel detector computed tomography
    Alexander Pfeil
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany
    Acta Radiol 51:775-81. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Feasibility study of semi-automated measurements of finger joint space widths
    Alexander Pfeil
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, 07747, Jena, Germany
    Rheumatol Int 31:1349-54. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Acute chest pain, heart failure, and eosinophilia in a woman without coronary disease
    Alexander Pfeil
    Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, Jena, 07747, Germany
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 32:1272-4. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Transthoracic sonography in comparison to multislice computed tomography in detection of peripheral pulmonary embolism
    Alexander Pfeil
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, 07747 Jena, Germany
    Lung 188:43-50. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Computer-aided joint space analysis of the metacarpal-phalangeal and proximal-interphalangeal finger joint: normative age-related and gender-specific data
    Alexander Pfeil
    Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, 07747 Jena, Germany
    Skeletal Radiol 36:853-64. 2007

Detail Information

Publications36

  1. pmc Diagnosis of periarticular osteoporosis in rheumatoid arthritis using digital X-ray radiogrammetry
    Joachim Böttcher
    Arthritis Res Ther 10:103. 2008
    ..During the course of rheumatoid arthritis it can be deployed in combination with established X-ray scoring methods to inform decisions regarding the optimal therapy to prevent joint destruction...
  2. ncbi request reprint The usefulness of computer-aided joint space analysis in the assessment of rheumatoid arthritis
    Alexander Pfeil
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Jena University Hospital, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, 07747 Jena, Germany
    Joint Bone Spine 80:380-5. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to verify the sensitivity and specificity of these CAJSA measurements in the assessment of established RA...
  3. doi request reprint Reproducibility and influence of hand rotation on computer-aided joint space analysis
    Alexander Pfeil
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, 07747 Jena, Germany
    Joint Bone Spine 79:384-8. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint The role of first-pass perfusion deficit in the detection of cardiac subendocardial manifestation in patients with autoimmune vasculitis
    Alexander Pfeil
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, 07747 Jena, Germany
    Rheumatol Int 33:29-35. 2013
    ..This study indicates that FPPD is useful for the non-invasive assessment of the microvasculature in patients with acute cardiac involvement in primary and secondary vasculitis...
  5. doi request reprint Compatibility of temporary pacemaker myocardial pacing leads with magnetic resonance imaging: an ex vivo tissue study
    Alexander Pfeil
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, 07747 Jena, Germany
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 28:317-26. 2012
    ..5 Tesla. However, further in vivo studies and carefully monitored patient studies are needed before final safety recommendations can be made...
  6. doi request reprint Parenchymal and pleural findings in pulmonary embolism visualized by multi-channel detector computed tomography
    Alexander Pfeil
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany
    Acta Radiol 51:775-81. 2010
    ..Multi-channel detector CT (MDCT) with thinner collimation may improve the detection of small peripheral PEs causing such abnormalities...
  7. doi request reprint Feasibility study of semi-automated measurements of finger joint space widths
    Alexander Pfeil
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, 07747, Jena, Germany
    Rheumatol Int 31:1349-54. 2011
    ..Consequently, a standardized tube voltage is essential for accurate reproductions of CAJSA-measurements in rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis...
  8. doi request reprint Acute chest pain, heart failure, and eosinophilia in a woman without coronary disease
    Alexander Pfeil
    Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, Jena, 07747, Germany
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 32:1272-4. 2009
    ..CMRI is a potentially important diagnostic tool for the early detection of dangerous cardiac complications of CSS, allowing optimal and timely therapy and reducing the comorbidity of the disease...
  9. doi request reprint Transthoracic sonography in comparison to multislice computed tomography in detection of peripheral pulmonary embolism
    Alexander Pfeil
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, 07747 Jena, Germany
    Lung 188:43-50. 2010
    ..In case of contraindication with MSCT, TS is a potential technique for diagnosing PE-related parenchymal findings and can serve as an alternative method in the diagnosis of PE. However, a negative result with TS does not rule out a PE...
  10. ncbi request reprint Computer-aided joint space analysis of the metacarpal-phalangeal and proximal-interphalangeal finger joint: normative age-related and gender-specific data
    Alexander Pfeil
    Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, 07747 Jena, Germany
    Skeletal Radiol 36:853-64. 2007
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  11. pmc Normative reference values of joint space width estimated by computer-aided joint space analysis (CAJSA): the distal interphalangeal joint
    Alexander Pfeil
    Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Jena, Germany
    J Digit Imaging 21:104-12. 2008
    ..The semiautomated computer-aided diagnostic system provides the estimation of joint space width at the distal interphalangeal joints, considering gender-specific and age-related changes...
  12. ncbi request reprint Impact of sex, age, body mass index and handedness on finger joint space width in patients with prolonged rheumatoid arthritis using computer-aided joint space analysis
    Alexander Pfeil
    Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Jena, Germany
    Rheumatol Int 29:517-24. 2009
    ..In contrast to JSD-MCP an effect of the BMI on measurements of JSD-PIP and JSD-DIP could not be observed. These influences must be differentiated from disease-related alterations caused by RA...
  13. ncbi request reprint Normative data for digital X-ray radiogrammetry from a female and male German cohort
    Joachim Böttcher
    Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Jena, Germany
    J Clin Densitom 9:341-50. 2006
    ..Based on this reference data, a valid and reliable quantification of disease-related demineralization based on measurements of DXR BMD and MCI is now available for the Caucasian ethnic group...
  14. ncbi request reprint Computer-aided joint space analysis (CAJSA) of the proximal-interphalangeal joint-normative age-related and gender specific data
    Alexander Pfeil
    Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, 07747 Jena, Germany
    Acad Radiol 14:594-602. 2007
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  15. doi request reprint Implementation of Z-scores as an age- and sex-independent parameter for estimating joint space widths in rheumatoid arthritis
    Alexander Pfeil
    Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Department of Rheumatilogy and Osteology, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, 07747 Jena, Germany
    J Rheumatol 36:717-23. 2009
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  16. doi request reprint Magnetic resonance VIBE venography using the blood pool contrast agent gadofosveset trisodium--an interrater reliability study
    Alexander Pfeil
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, 07747 Jena, Germany
    Eur J Radiol 81:547-52. 2012
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  17. doi request reprint Effects of leflunomide and methotrexate in rheumatoid arthritis detected by digital X-ray radiogrammetry and computer-aided joint space analysis
    Alexander Pfeil
    Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, 07747, Jena, Germany
    Rheumatol Int 29:287-95. 2009
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  18. pmc Computerized digital imaging techniques provided by digital X-ray radiogrammetry as new diagnostic tool in rheumatoid arthritis
    Joachim Böttcher
    Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, 07747, Jena, Germany
    J Digit Imaging 19:279-88. 2006
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  19. ncbi request reprint Influence of image-capturing parameters on digital X-ray radiogrammetry
    Joachim Böttcher
    Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, 07747 Jena, Germany
    J Clin Densitom 8:87-94. 2005
    ..The measurements are unaffected by all tested image-capturing conditions, with the exception of tube voltage. In addition, different digital image devices clearly have an effect on DXR reproducibility...
  20. doi request reprint Quantitative evaluation of MR perfusion imaging using blood pool contrast agent in subjects without pulmonary diseases and in patients with pulmonary embolism
    Andreas Hansch
    Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology II, University Hospital Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, 07747 Jena, Germany
    Eur Radiol 22:1748-56. 2012
    ..To assess the feasibility of time-resolved parallel three-dimensional magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) for quantitative analysis of pulmonary perfusion using a blood pool contrast agent...
  21. ncbi request reprint The potential of digital X-ray radiogrammetry (DXR) in the assessment of osteopenia in children with chronic inflammatory bowel disease
    Hans Joachim Mentzel
    Department of Pediatric Radiology, Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Bachstrasse 18, 07740, Jena, Germany
    Pediatr Radiol 36:415-20. 2006
    ..Loss of bone mass is a known complication of chronic inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) in children. The gold standard in the evaluation of bone mineral density (BMD) is dual energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Detection and classification of different liver lesions: comparison of Gd-EOB-DTPA-enhanced MRI versus multiphasic spiral CT in a clinical single centre investigation
    Joachim Böttcher
    Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, SRH Clinic Gera, Str des Friedens 122, 07548 Gera, Germany
    Eur J Radiol 82:1860-9. 2013
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  23. doi request reprint Combined magnetic resonance imaging of deep venous thrombosis and pulmonary arteries after a single injection of a blood pool contrast agent
    Andreas Hansch
    Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Jena, Germany
    Eur Radiol 21:318-25. 2011
    ..The potential of this method to detect pulmonary embolism (PE) was also evaluated...
  24. doi request reprint Magnetic resonance venography of the upper venous system with blood pool contrast agent: comparison of two different T1-weighted sequences
    Joachim Boettcher
    Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, University Hospital Jena, Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, 07747 Jena, Germany
    Clin Imaging 37:245-50. 2013
    ..Image quality of gadofosveset trisodium-enhanced magnetic resonance venography (MRV) of the upper extremities was evaluated...
  25. doi request reprint First-pass myocardial perfusion abnormalities in Churg-Strauss syndrome with cardiac involvement
    Andreas Hansch
    Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, Jena, Germany
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 25:501-10. 2009
    ..This diagnostic technique and image evaluation is simple, quick, and harmless. Due to the rarity of CSS, further studies are necessary to evaluate the impact of these findings...
  26. doi request reprint Benefit of a 17-year long-term bisphosphonate therapy in a patient with Gorham-Stout syndrome
    Gabriele Lehmann
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, 07747, Jena, Germany
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 129:967-72. 2009
    ..However, physical disability is reduced, but without soaring handicaps suggesting that long-term bisphophonate therapy is a therapeutical option for this rare syndrome...
  27. ncbi request reprint Comparison of gadoteric Acid and gadobutrol for detection as well as morphologic and dynamic characterization of lesions on breast dynamic contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging
    Diane M Renz
    From the Department of Radiology, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Berlin Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, SRH Clinic Gera, Gera Institute of Diagnostic Radiology, St Joseph Stift, Bremen Imaging Science Institute, Berlin and Department of Internal Medicine III, Friedrich Schiller University, Jena University Hospital, Jena, Germany
    Invest Radiol 49:474-84. 2014
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  28. ncbi request reprint Response to neoadjuvant treatment of invasive ductal breast carcinomas including outcome evaluation: MRI analysis by an automatic CAD system in comparison to visual evaluation
    Joachim Böttcher
    Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, SRH Clinic Gera, Gera, Germany
    Acta Oncol 53:759-68. 2014
    ..MRI findings were correlated with histopathologic response to NACT and also with the occurrence of metastases in a follow-up analysis...
  29. doi request reprint Quantitative first pass perfusion in cardiovascular magnetic resonance for determination of peak ventricular transit time--a technique for evaluation of heart function
    Andreas Hansch
    Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology II, University Hospital Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, D 07747 Jena, Germany
    Eur J Radiol 81:e996-1001. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to determine peak ventricular transit time (PVTT) using cardiac magnetic resonance (cMRI) imaging with first-pass perfusion and to evaluate PVTT as a potential new predictor of cardiac failure...
  30. pmc Incomplete paresis of the sciatic nerve due to massive atypical lipoma of the pelvis: a case report
    Andreas Hansch
    Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, D 07747 Jena, Germany
    Cases J 1:296. 2008
    ..abstract:..
  31. ncbi request reprint Computerized quantification of joint space narrowing and periarticular demineralization in patients with rheumatoid arthritis based on digital x-ray radiogrammetry
    Joachim Böttcher
    Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany
    Invest Radiol 41:36-44. 2006
    ....
  32. doi request reprint [Very severe thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP) after H1N1 vaccination]
    Regina Hermann
    Klinik fur Innere Medizin III, Universitatsklinikum Jena, Jena, Germany
    Med Klin (Munich) 105:663-8. 2010
    ..Induction of autoantibodies mechanistically is incompletely understood, but certain drugs can induce anti-ADAMTS13 antibodies through hapten mechanisms...
  33. pmc Left atrial endocarditis as a rare complication of mitral valve endocarditis: a clinical case
    Ali Hamadanchi
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, D 07747, Jena, Germany
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 12:103. 2012
    ..Early recognition of this disease and especially its complications, remain a critical task for the cardiologist. Atrial endocarditis is a rare and sometimes unrecognized complication of mitral valve endocarditis...
  34. pmc Embolization of an unusual metastatic site of hepatocellular carcinoma in the humerus
    Andreas Hansch
    Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, D 07747 Jena, Germany
    World J Gastroenterol 15:2280-2. 2009
    ..Embolization turned out to be useful also in limiting/preventing potential uncontrolled bleeding during subsequent amputation...
  35. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of bone-mineral density by digital X-ray radiogrammetry (DXR) in pediatric renal transplant recipients
    Hans J Mentzel
    Department of Pediatric Radiology, Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Bachstrasse 18, 07740 Jena, Germany
    Pediatr Radiol 35:489-94. 2005
    ..Risk factors include donor source, dialysis status prior to transplantation, aetiology of renal disease, transplant rejection and drug therapy, particularly steroids...