T M Link

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint High resolution MRI of small joints: impact of spatial resolution on diagnostic performance and SNR
    T M Link
    Magnetic Resonance Science Center and Musculoskeletal Radiology, Department of Radiology, UCSF, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Magn Reson Imaging 16:147-55. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Cross-sectional area of lumbar vertebrae in peri- and postmenopausal patients with and without osteoporosis
    T M Link
    Department of Clinical Radiology, University of Munster, Germany
    Osteoporos Int 11:304-9. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint [Primary bone tumors and "tumor-like lesions" of the shoulder. Their histopathology and imaging]
    T M Link
    Institut fur Klinische Radiologie, Westfalische Wilhelms Universitat, Munster
    Rofo 170:507-13. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint High-resolution magnetic resonance imaging: three-dimensional trabecular bone architecture and biomechanical properties
    S Majumdar
    Magnetic Resonance Science Center, Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco 94143 1290, USA
    Bone 22:445-54. 1998
  5. ncbi request reprint [The texture-analysis of high-resolution computed tomograms as an additional procedure in osteoporosis diagnosis: in-vitro studies on vertebral segments]
    S Waldt
    Institut fur Klinische Radiologie, Westfalische Wilhelms Universitat, Munster
    Rofo 171:136-42. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint Trabecular bone architecture in the distal radius using magnetic resonance imaging in subjects with fractures of the proximal femur. Magnetic Resonance Science Center and Osteoporosis and Arthritis Research Group
    S Majumdar
    Department of Radiology, and Department of Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Osteoporos Int 10:231-9. 1999
  7. pmc The feasibility of characterizing the spatial distribution of cartilage T(2) using texture analysis
    G Blumenkrantz
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 16:584-90. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint 3.0 vs 1.5 T MRI in the detection of focal cartilage pathology--ROC analysis in an experimental model
    T M Link
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 14:63-70. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint The 3D-based scaling index algorithm: a new structure measure to analyze trabecular bone architecture in high-resolution MR images in vivo
    D Mueller
    Department of Radiology, Technische Universitaet Muenchen, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Ismaninger Str 22, 81675, Munich, Germany
    Osteoporos Int 17:1483-93. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint In vivo assessment of trabecular bone structure using fractal analysis of distal radius radiographs
    S Majumdar
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco 94143 1290, USA
    Med Phys 27:2594-9. 2000

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  1. ncbi request reprint High resolution MRI of small joints: impact of spatial resolution on diagnostic performance and SNR
    T M Link
    Magnetic Resonance Science Center and Musculoskeletal Radiology, Department of Radiology, UCSF, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Magn Reson Imaging 16:147-55. 1998
    ..In conclusion this study shows that increasing spatial resolution improves diagnostic performance in cartilage lesions, though SNR decreases substantially. Assessment of correct lesion size and depth still is limited...
  2. ncbi request reprint Cross-sectional area of lumbar vertebrae in peri- and postmenopausal patients with and without osteoporosis
    T M Link
    Department of Clinical Radiology, University of Munster, Germany
    Osteoporos Int 11:304-9. 2000
    ..In contrast to biomechanical considerations midvertebral area seems not to be suited as an additional measure of bone strength in vivo...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Primary bone tumors and "tumor-like lesions" of the shoulder. Their histopathology and imaging]
    T M Link
    Institut fur Klinische Radiologie, Westfalische Wilhelms Universitat, Munster
    Rofo 170:507-13. 1999
    ..In summary the shoulder was a rather infrequent site of primary bone tumors, but since most of these tumors were benign, the radiologist should be aware of the differential diagnosis to guide therapy...
  4. ncbi request reprint High-resolution magnetic resonance imaging: three-dimensional trabecular bone architecture and biomechanical properties
    S Majumdar
    Magnetic Resonance Science Center, Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco 94143 1290, USA
    Bone 22:445-54. 1998
    ..Further studies are clearly warranted to establish the role of architecture in predicting overall bone quality, and the role of trabecular architecture measures in clinical practice. (ABSTRACT TRUNCATED)..
  5. ncbi request reprint [The texture-analysis of high-resolution computed tomograms as an additional procedure in osteoporosis diagnosis: in-vitro studies on vertebral segments]
    S Waldt
    Institut fur Klinische Radiologie, Westfalische Wilhelms Universitat, Munster
    Rofo 171:136-42. 1999
    ..In addition, structure data were compared with bone mineral density (BMD) assessed by quantitative CT (QCT)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Trabecular bone architecture in the distal radius using magnetic resonance imaging in subjects with fractures of the proximal femur. Magnetic Resonance Science Center and Osteoporosis and Arthritis Research Group
    S Majumdar
    Department of Radiology, and Department of Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Osteoporos Int 10:231-9. 1999
    ..87) when radius and calcaneus structure was included. Measures of trabecular architecture derived from MR images combined with BMD measures improve the discrimination between subjects with hip fractures and normal age-matched controls...
  7. pmc The feasibility of characterizing the spatial distribution of cartilage T(2) using texture analysis
    G Blumenkrantz
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 16:584-90. 2008
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint 3.0 vs 1.5 T MRI in the detection of focal cartilage pathology--ROC analysis in an experimental model
    T M Link
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 14:63-70. 2006
    ..To use receiver operator characteristics (ROC) analysis for assessing the diagnostic performance of three cartilage-specific MR sequences at 1.5 and 3 T in detecting cartilage lesions created in porcine knees...
  9. ncbi request reprint The 3D-based scaling index algorithm: a new structure measure to analyze trabecular bone architecture in high-resolution MR images in vivo
    D Mueller
    Department of Radiology, Technische Universitaet Muenchen, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Ismaninger Str 22, 81675, Munich, Germany
    Osteoporos Int 17:1483-93. 2006
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint In vivo assessment of trabecular bone structure using fractal analysis of distal radius radiographs
    S Majumdar
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco 94143 1290, USA
    Med Phys 27:2594-9. 2000
    ....
  11. pmc Trabecular bone structure and spatial differences in articular cartilage MR relaxation times in individuals with posterior horn medial meniscal tears
    D Kumar
    Musculoskeletal Quantitative Imaging Research Group, Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94158, USA
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 21:86-93. 2013
    ..To analyze knee trabecular bone structure and spatial cartilage T(1ρ) and T(2) relaxation times using 3-T magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in subjects with and without tears of posterior horn of the medial meniscus (PHMM)...
  12. pmc Vastus lateralis/vastus medialis cross-sectional area ratio impacts presence and degree of knee joint abnormalities and cartilage T2 determined with 3T MRI - an analysis from the incidence cohort of the Osteoarthritis Initiative
    J Pan
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 19:65-73. 2011
    ..0T in non-symptomatic, middle-aged subjects...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Fracture diagnosis in osteoporosis]
    J S Bauer
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Radiologe 46:839-46. 2006
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  14. ncbi request reprint Structural analysis of trabecular bone of the proximal femur using multislice computed tomography: a comparison with dual X-ray absorptiometry for predicting biomechanical strength in vitro
    J S Bauer
    Musculoskeletal and Quantitative Imaging Research, Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Calcif Tissue Int 78:78-89. 2006
    ..Male donors had larger femora even after adjustment for body size and height, but no differences in trabecular structure were found between males and females...
  15. ncbi request reprint MRI-derived T2 relaxation times and cartilage morphometry of the tibio-femoral joint in subjects with and without osteoarthritis during a 1-year follow-up
    R Stahl
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 185 Berry Street, Suite 350, San Francisco, CA 94107 0946, USA
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 15:1225-34. 2007
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Assessment of trabecular bone structure comparing magnetic resonance imaging at 3 Tesla with high-resolution peripheral quantitative computed tomography ex vivo and in vivo
    R Krug
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Osteoporos Int 19:653-61. 2008
    ..Comparing HR-pQCT with MRI, we found that both modalities are capable of offering meaningful information on trabecular structure...
  17. ncbi request reprint Monitoring radiation-induced changes in bone marrow histopathology with ultra-small superparamagnetic iron oxide (USPIO)-enhanced MRI
    H E Daldrup
    Institute of Clinical Radiology, University of Munster, Germany
    J Magn Reson Imaging 9:643-52. 1999
    ..Irradiation-induced changes in bone marrow physiology could be reliably assessed with AMI-227-enhanced MRI...
  18. doi request reprint Teriparatide in bisphosphonate-resistant osteoporosis: microarchitectural changes and clinical results after 6 and 18 months
    B Jobke
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, Musculoskeletal and Quantitative Imaging Research Group, University of California San Francisco, CA, USA
    Calcif Tissue Int 89:130-9. 2011
    ..The overall results indicate a positive ceiling effect of teriparatide on bone microarchitecture and bone markers after 6 and 12 months for lumbar spine BMD, with no additional gain until M18 in bisphosphonate nonresponders...
  19. ncbi request reprint Local 3D scaling properties for the analysis of trabecular bone extracted from high-resolution magnetic resonance imaging of human trabecular bone: comparison with bone mineral density in the prediction of biomechanical strength in vitro
    H F Boehm
    Department of Radiology, Technische Universitaet Muenchen, Munich, Germany
    Invest Radiol 38:269-80. 2003
    ..A novel, nonlinear morphologic measure [DeltaP(alpha)] based on local 3D scaling properties was applied to high-resolution magnetic resonance images (HR-MRI) of human trabecular bone to predict biomechanical strength in vitro...
  20. pmc Association of cartilage defects, and other MRI findings with pain and function in individuals with mild-moderate radiographic hip osteoarthritis and controls
    D Kumar
    Musculoskeletal Quantitative Imaging Research Group, Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA Electronic address
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 21:1685-92. 2013
    ..To evaluate the relationship of hip radiographic osteoarthritis (ROA) and MRI findings of cartilage lesions, labral tears, bone marrow edema-like lesions (BMELs) and subchondral cysts with self-reported and physical function...
  21. doi request reprint Visual grading of motion induced image degradation in high resolution peripheral computed tomography: impact of image quality on measures of bone density and micro-architecture
    J B Pialat
    Musculoskeletal Quantitative Imaging Research Group, Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Bone 50:111-8. 2012
    ..These results provide estimates of the error in bone quality measures due to motion artifacts and provide an initial framework for developing standardized quality control criteria for cross-sectional and longitudinal HR-pQCT studies...
  22. pmc Association of MR relaxation and cartilage deformation in knee osteoarthritis
    K Subburaj
    Musculoskeletal and Quantitative Imaging Research Group, Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, California 94158, USA
    J Orthop Res 30:919-26. 2012
    ....
  23. pmc Baseline mean and heterogeneity of MR cartilage T2 are associated with morphologic degeneration of cartilage, meniscus, and bone marrow over 3 years--data from the Osteoarthritis Initiative
    G B Joseph
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94158, USA
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 20:727-35. 2012
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Development and testing of texture discriminators for the analysis of trabecular bone in proximal femur radiographs
    M B Huber
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, 400 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Med Phys 36:5089-98. 2009
    ..The goal of this in vitro study was to automatically place ROIs in radiographs of proximal femur specimens and to calculate correlations between various different texture analysis methods and the femurs' anchorage strength...
  25. pmc T1rho relaxation time of the meniscus and its relationship with T1rho of adjacent cartilage in knees with acute ACL injuries at 3 T
    R I Bolbos
    Musculo skeletal Quantitative Imaging Research MQIR, Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco UCSF, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 17:12-8. 2009
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Desmoplastic fibroma in the thoracic spine: an unusual localization of a rare primary bone tumor
    K U Juergens
    Department of Clinical Radiology, University of Muenster, Germany
    Eur Radiol 11:273-5. 2001
    ..Contrast-enhanced MRI shows marked enhancement in peripheral areas depicting the extraosseous and intramedullary extension...
  27. doi request reprint Subjects with higher physical activity levels have more severe focal knee lesions diagnosed with 3T MRI: analysis of a non-symptomatic cohort of the osteoarthritis initiative
    C Stehling
    Musculoskeletal and Quantitative Imaging Group MQIR, Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 18:776-86. 2010
    ..To study the prevalence of focal knee abnormalities using 3 Tesla (T) magnetic resonance (MR) studies in relation to physical activity levels in asymptomatic, middle-aged subjects from the osteoarthritis initiative (OAI)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Abdominal spiral CT in children: which radiation exposure is required?
    D Wormanns
    Department of Clinical Radiology, University of Munster, 48129 Munster, Germany
    Eur Radiol 11:2262-6. 2001
    ..For the precise demonstration of small details (e.g. structures of the right upper quadrant), a protocol with standard radiation exposure (> or =100 mAs) was superior...
  29. pmc Quadriceps intramuscular fat fraction rather than muscle size is associated with knee osteoarthritis
    D Kumar
    Musculoskeletal Quantitative Imaging Research Group, Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA Electronic address
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 22:226-34. 2014
    ....
  30. pmc Longitudinal evaluation of T1ρ and T2 spatial distribution in osteoarthritic and healthy medial knee cartilage
    J Schooler
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, United States
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 22:51-62. 2014
    ..To investigate longitudinal changes in laminar and spatial distribution of knee articular cartilage magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) T1ρ and T2 relaxation times, in individuals with and without medial compartment cartilage defects...
  31. doi request reprint Differences between X-ray and MRI-determined knee cartilage thickness in weight-bearing and non-weight-bearing conditions
    M Marsh
    Musculoskeletal and Quantitative Imaging Group MQIR, Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA Electronic address
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 21:1876-85. 2013
    ..Determine the effect of loading upon MRI-based mean medial femorotibial cartilage thickness (mMFT_th) and radiograph-based minimum joint space width (mJSW), and determine loading's effect on the relationship between these measures...
  32. ncbi request reprint Carboxymethyldextran-A2-Gd-DOTA enhancement patterns in the abdomen and pelvis in an animal model
    H E Daldrup-Link
    Department of Radiology, Technical University of Munich, Germany
    Eur Radiol 11:1276-84. 2001
    ..CMD-A2-Gd-DOTA is a new macromolecular contrast agent with blood-pool effect, significant signal enhancement of abdominal organs and pelvic bone marrow, partial storage in the liver and baseline tissue signal intensities by 10 days p.i...
  33. ncbi request reprint Structure analysis of high resolution magnetic resonance imaging of the proximal femur: in vitro correlation with biomechanical strength and BMD
    T M Link
    Department of Radiology, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Calcif Tissue Int 72:156-65. 2003
    ..The highest correlations, however, were obtained combining BMD and structure measures...
  34. pmc Automated simulation of areal bone mineral density assessment in the distal radius from high-resolution peripheral quantitative computed tomography
    A J Burghardt
    Musculoskeletal Quantitative Imaging Research Group, Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, QB3 Building, Suite 203, 1700 4th St, San Francisco, CA 94158, USA
    Osteoporos Int 20:2017-24. 2009
    ..This technique represents a useful reference to gauge the utility of novel 3D quantification methods applied to HR-pQCT in multi-center clinical studies and potentially negates the need for separate forearm DXA measurements...
  35. ncbi request reprint Computed direct magnification radiography of bone tumors
    A Hillmann
    Department of Orthopedics, Westfalische Wilhelms Universitat, Munster, Germany
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 127:116-22. 2001
    ..01). We conclude that computed direct magnification radiography may improve evaluation and diagnosis of bone tumors...
  36. ncbi request reprint Detection of osteoporotic vertebral fractures using multidetector CT
    J S Bauer
    Department of Radiology, University of California of San Francisco, CA, USA
    Osteoporos Int 17:608-15. 2006
    ....
  37. pmc Diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis (DISH): relation to vertebral fractures and bone density
    G Diederichs
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, Musculoskeletal and Quantitative Imaging Research Group, University of California, China Basin Landing, 185 Berry Street, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA
    Osteoporos Int 22:1789-97. 2011
    ..Paravertebral calcifications should be considered in patients with DISH when interpreting BMD measurements because both dual X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) and quantitative CT (QCT) densitometry may not be reliable...
  38. pmc Cartilage and meniscus assessment using T1rho and T2 measurements in healthy subjects and patients with osteoarthritis
    Z A Zarins
    Musculoskeletal and Quantitative Imaging Research Group, Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94158, USA
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 18:1408-16. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate meniscal degeneration in healthy subjects and subjects with osteoarthritis (OA) using T(1ρ) and T(2) measurements and to examine the interrelationship between cartilage and meniscus abnormalities...
  39. doi request reprint A novel fast knee cartilage segmentation technique for T2 measurements at MR imaging--data from the Osteoarthritis Initiative
    C Stehling
    Musculoskeletal and Quantitative Imaging Research Group, Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, 185 Berry Street, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 19:984-9. 2011
    ..59%) than for mean T(2) (1.57%) and laminar analysis (up to 2.17%). Due to these results, the novel DST can be recommended for T(2) measurements in large clinical trials like the OAI...
  40. doi request reprint The effects of acute loading on T1rho and T2 relaxation times of tibiofemoral articular cartilage
    R B Souza
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 18:1557-63. 2010
    ..To evaluate the effect of acute loading on healthy and osteoarthritic knee cartilage T(1ρ) and T(2) relaxation times...
  41. ncbi request reprint Periosteal chondroma: MR characteristics
    K Woertler
    Department of Radiology, Technische Universitaet Muenchen, Germany
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 25:425-30. 2001
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the MR characteristics of periosteal chondroma...
  42. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary manifestations of Hodgkin's disease: radiographic and CT findings
    S Diederich
    Department of Clinical Radiology, University of Munster, Albert Schweitzer Strasse 33, 48129 Munster, Germany
    Eur Radiol 11:2295-305. 2001
    ..Computed tomography was superior to radiography not only in characterization of lesions but could also demonstrate pulmonary involvement when the radiograph was normal and should, therefore, be used liberally in addition to radiography...
  43. ncbi request reprint Comparison of multislice CT arthrography and MR arthrography for the detection of articular cartilage lesions of the elbow
    S Waldt
    Department of Radiology, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universitat Munchen, Ismaninger Strasse 22, 81675 Munich, Germany
    Eur Radiol 15:784-91. 2005
    ..In an experimental setting multislice CT arthrography and MR arthrography showed a similar performance in the detection of cartilage lesions. Both methods indicated limited value in the diagnosis of grade 2 articular cartilage lesions...
  44. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of in vivo structural analysis of high-resolution magnetic resonance images of the proximal femur
    Roland Krug
    MQIR, Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Osteoporos Int 16:1307-14. 2005
    ..This feasibility study establishes the potential of MRI as a means of imaging proximal femur structure, and improvements in technique and resolution enhancements are warranted...
  45. pmc Quantification of trabecular bone structure using magnetic resonance imaging at 3 Tesla--calibration studies using microcomputed tomography as a standard of reference
    C A Sell
    Musculoskeletal and Quantitative Imaging Research Group, Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Calcif Tissue Int 76:355-64. 2005
    ..These measures, although higher than the standard of reference, show a highly significant correlation with true structure measures obtained by microCT...
  46. ncbi request reprint Changes in calcaneal trabecular bone structure assessed with high-resolution MR imaging in patients with kidney transplantation
    T M Link
    Department of Clinical Radiology, University of Muenster, Germany
    Osteoporos Int 13:119-29. 2002
    ....
  47. ncbi request reprint Morphometric analysis of thoracic and lumbar vertebrae in idiopathic scoliosis
    U R Liljenqvist
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Clinical Radiology, Westphalian Wilhelms University, Munster, Germany
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 25:1247-53. 2000
    ..Prospective study on the morphometry of 337 pedicles in 29 patients with idiopathic scoliosis...
  48. ncbi request reprint [Introduction to the topic: diagnosis of osteoporosis - a paradigm shift]
    T M Link
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Radiologe 46:829-30. 2006
  49. pmc In vivo T(1rho) and T(2) mapping of articular cartilage in osteoarthritis of the knee using 3 T MRI
    X Li
    Musculo skeletal Quantitative Imaging Research, Department of Radiology, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 15:789-97. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the ability of MR T1rho (T(1rho)) and T(2) mapping to detect cartilage matrix degeneration between normal and early OA patients...
  50. ncbi request reprint Detection of hepatocellular carcinoma: comparison of Gd-DTPA- and ferumoxides-enhanced MR imaging
    G Simon
    Department of Radiology, Technical University Munich, Germany
    Eur Radiol 15:895-903. 2005
    ..2%). Gd-DTPA- and ferumoxides-enhanced MRI perform equally well for HCC detection. The majority of small hypervascular hepatic lesions, detected on dynamic Gd-DTPA-enhanced MRI but not on ferumoxides-enhanced MRI, represent no HCCs...
  51. ncbi request reprint Whole-body MR imaging for detection of bone metastases in children and young adults: comparison with skeletal scintigraphy and FDG PET
    H E Daldrup-Link
    Department of Clinical Radiology, , , Germany
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 177:229-36. 2001
    ..Most false-positive lesions were diagnosed using FDG PET. CONCLUSION: Whole-body MR imaging has a higher sensitivity than skeletal scintigraphy for the detection of bone marrow metastases but a lower sensitivity than FDG PET...
  52. ncbi request reprint [Selenium-based digital radiography of the cervical spine: comparison with screen-film radiography for the depiction of anatomic details]
    K Ludwig
    Institut fur Klinische Radiologie, Universitat Munster, Germany
    Rofo 174:1028-32. 2002
    ..To compare selenium-based digital radiography with conventional screen-film radiography of the cervical spine...
  53. ncbi request reprint [Multislice-CT for structure analysis of trabecular bone - a comparison with micro-CT and biomechanical strength]
    J S Bauer
    Institut für Röntgendiagnostik der Technischen Universität München
    Rofo 176:709-18. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate, if the higher spatial resolution of the MS-CT has advantages for structural analyses in the assessment of osteoporosis...
  54. ncbi request reprint Does thoracic or lumbar spine bone architecture predict vertebral failure strength more accurately than density?
    E M Lochmüller
    Department of Gynecology I, LMU Munich, Munich, Germany
    Osteoporos Int 19:537-45. 2008
    ..Microstructural parameters at the locations examined provided only marginal additional information to quantitative computed tomography in predicting experimental failure strength...