E Kotter

Summary

Affiliation: University of Freiburg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Digital radiography with large-area flat-panel detectors
    E Kotter
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Freiburg University Hospital, Hugstetterstrasse 55, 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Eur Radiol 12:2562-70. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Sinonasal computed tomography in patients with Wegener's granulomatosis
    Christian Lohrmann
    Division of Diagnostic Radiology, Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 30:122-5. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint [Electronic distribution of patient records and images through PACS: implementation of data protection at the University Hospital in Freiburg]
    E Kotter
    Abteilung Röntgendiagnostik, Universitatsklinikum Freiburg
    Rofo 175:849-54. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of Lossy data compression of chest X-rays: a receiver operating characteristic study
    Elmar Kotter
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Freiburg University Hospital, Hugstetter Strasse 55, D 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Invest Radiol 38:243-9. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Using receiver operating characteristic methodology to evaluate the diagnostic quality of radiography on paper prints versus film
    T A Bley
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University Hospital Freiburg, Hugstetter Stra 55, Freiburg 79106, Germany
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 181:1487-90. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Detection and characterization of benign focal liver lesions with multislice CT
    J T Winterer
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Hugstetter Str 55, D 79106, Freiburg, Germany
    Eur Radiol 16:2427-43. 2006
  7. doi request reprint [Efficient document management by introduction of a new, dynamic quality manual application according to DIN EN ISO 9001:2000]
    G Pache
    Abteilung Röntgendiagnostik, Universitatsklinikum Freiburg, Freiburg
    Rofo 180:514-21. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Endovascular treatment of superficial femoral artery occlusive disease with stents coated with diamond-like carbon
    O Schaefer
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    Clin Radiol 59:1128-31. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint [Quality assessment using AGIR: results and experience]
    D Rauch
    Radiologische Universitatsklinik, Abteilung für Röntgendiagnostik, Klinikum der Albert Ludwigs Universität Freiburg
    Rofo 173:147-55. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Networks in the radiology department and the hospital
    E Pelikan
    Hospital Computer Center, University Hospital Freiburg, Germany
    Eur Radiol 11:337-45. 2001

Detail Information

Publications31

  1. ncbi request reprint Digital radiography with large-area flat-panel detectors
    E Kotter
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Freiburg University Hospital, Hugstetterstrasse 55, 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Eur Radiol 12:2562-70. 2002
    ..The first phantom and clinical studies published report an image quality at least comparable to that of screen-film systems and a potential for dose reduction. The available studies are summarised in this article...
  2. ncbi request reprint Sinonasal computed tomography in patients with Wegener's granulomatosis
    Christian Lohrmann
    Division of Diagnostic Radiology, Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 30:122-5. 2006
    ..These findings are, however, nonspecific and should be combined with other clinicopathologic and laboratory studies to confirm the diagnosis of Wegener's granulomatosis...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Electronic distribution of patient records and images through PACS: implementation of data protection at the University Hospital in Freiburg]
    E Kotter
    Abteilung Röntgendiagnostik, Universitatsklinikum Freiburg
    Rofo 175:849-54. 2003
    ..The system was installed in January 2001 and the experience of its two years in operation is reported...
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of Lossy data compression of chest X-rays: a receiver operating characteristic study
    Elmar Kotter
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Freiburg University Hospital, Hugstetter Strasse 55, D 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Invest Radiol 38:243-9. 2003
    ..To evaluate the quality of chest radiographs after 32:1 compression/decompression with different image compression algorithms...
  5. ncbi request reprint Using receiver operating characteristic methodology to evaluate the diagnostic quality of radiography on paper prints versus film
    T A Bley
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University Hospital Freiburg, Hugstetter Stra 55, Freiburg 79106, Germany
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 181:1487-90. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the diagnostic quality of paper prints with film copies in a sample of observers who were trying to detect small coin lesions on radiographs of a phantom...
  6. ncbi request reprint Detection and characterization of benign focal liver lesions with multislice CT
    J T Winterer
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Hugstetter Str 55, D 79106, Freiburg, Germany
    Eur Radiol 16:2427-43. 2006
    ....
  7. doi request reprint [Efficient document management by introduction of a new, dynamic quality manual application according to DIN EN ISO 9001:2000]
    G Pache
    Abteilung Röntgendiagnostik, Universitatsklinikum Freiburg, Freiburg
    Rofo 180:514-21. 2008
    ..Evaluation of the impact of a new, dynamic computer-aided quality manual application (QMA) regarding the acceptance and efficiency of a quality management system (QMS) according to DIN EN ISO 9001:2000...
  8. ncbi request reprint Endovascular treatment of superficial femoral artery occlusive disease with stents coated with diamond-like carbon
    O Schaefer
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    Clin Radiol 59:1128-31. 2004
    ..Technical and clinical success was achieved in both cases, with primary patency rates of 100% 12 months after intervention...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Quality assessment using AGIR: results and experience]
    D Rauch
    Radiologische Universitatsklinik, Abteilung für Röntgendiagnostik, Klinikum der Albert Ludwigs Universität Freiburg
    Rofo 173:147-55. 2001
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Networks in the radiology department and the hospital
    E Pelikan
    Hospital Computer Center, University Hospital Freiburg, Germany
    Eur Radiol 11:337-45. 2001
    ..The intent of this paper is to give an overview of which basic technologies are suitable for building comprehensive, flexible, and reliable hospital networks and which also meet the special demands of the radiology department...
  11. ncbi request reprint Serial high-resolution computed tomography imaging in patients with Wegener granulomatosis: differentiation between active inflammatory and chronic fibrotic lesions
    C Lohrmann
    Division of Diagnostic Radiology, Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    Acta Radiol 46:484-91. 2005
    ..To evaluate pulmonary pathologies in Wegener granulomatosis with sequential computed tomography (CT) in order to differentiate active inflammatory lesions from chronic fibrotic lesions...
  12. ncbi request reprint Experience with PACS in an ATM/Ethernet switched network environment
    E Pelikan
    Hospital Computer Center, Freiburg University Hospital, Albert Ludwigs University, Germany
    IEEE Trans Inf Technol Biomed 2:26-9. 1998
    ..This paper points out the suitability of this network architecture in accordance with an appropriate system design...
  13. doi request reprint 3D-MSCT gastric pouch volumetry in bariatric surgery-preliminary clinical results
    W K Karcz
    Department of General and Visceral Surgery, Albert Ludwigs University, Hugstetter Strasse 55, 79106, Freiburg, Germany
    Obes Surg 19:508-16. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate multi-slice computed tomography (MSCT)-based volumetric assessment of gastric pouches, gastric sleeves, and anastomoses in patients after bariatric surgery...
  14. ncbi request reprint Background suppression using magnetization preparation for contrast-enhanced 3D MR angiography of the pelvic and lower leg arteries
    J T Winterer
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University of Freiburg, Germany
    Rofo 175:28-31. 2003
    ..To develop and evaluate non-slab-selective magnetization preparation in contrast-enhanced 3D-MR angiography...
  15. doi request reprint [Variability of the screw position after 3D-navigated sacroiliac screw fixation. Influence of the surgeon's experience with the navigation technique]
    G Konrad
    Department Orthopädie und Traumatologie, Universitatsklinikum Freiburg, Hugstetter Str 55, 79106 Freiburg
    Unfallchirurg 113:29-35. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the accuracy of 3D-navigated sacroiliac screw positioning in relation to the surgeon's experience with the navigation technique...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Image quality of paper prints compared to film copies in CT investigations]
    T Bley
    Abteilung Röntgendiagnostik, Radiologische Klinik, Universitatsklinikum Freiburg, Germany
    Rofo 174:423-5. 2002
    ..Evaluation of image quality of paper prints in routine CT investigations...
  17. ncbi request reprint MR findings in a rare case of sclerosing mesenteritis of the mesocolon
    Nadir Ghanem
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University Hospital Freiburg, 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    J Magn Reson Imaging 21:632-6. 2005
    ..This finding may be valuable for establishing a diagnosis of sclerosing mesenteritis, as well as for differentiating this disease from other mesenteric diseases...
  18. doi request reprint Comparison of radiologist and CAD performance in the detection of CT-confirmed subtle pulmonary nodules on digital chest radiographs
    Thorsten Alexander Bley
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University Hospital Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    Invest Radiol 43:343-8. 2008
    ..Detection of subtle pulmonary nodules on digital radiography is a challenging task for radiologists. The aim of this study was to evaluate the performance of a newly approved computer aided detection (CAD) system...
  19. ncbi request reprint Computed tomography in gastrointestinal stromal tumors
    Nadir Ghanem
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University Hospital Freiburg, Hugstetter Strasse 55, 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Eur Radiol 13:1669-78. 2003
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Comparison of reconstruction intervals in routine ECG-pulsed 64-row-MSCT coronary angiography in frequency controlled patients
    Alex Frydrychowicz
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University Hospital Freiburg, Hugstetter Strasse 55, 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 30:79-84. 2007
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint MRI and discography in traumatic intervertebral disc lesions
    Nadir Ghanem
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University Hospital Freiburg, Hugstetter Strasse 55, 79106, Freiburg, Germany
    Eur Radiol 16:2533-41. 2006
    ..The performance of MRI of the thoraco-lumbar spine is recommended before dorsoventral stabilisation in trauma patients, as it can reveal additional preoperative information such as fractures, disc and associated ligament injuries...
  22. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the detectability of high- and low-contrast details on a TFT screen and a CRT screen designed for radiologic diagnosis
    Elmar Kotter
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Freiburg University Hospital, Albert Ludwigs Universitat, Freiburg, Germany
    Invest Radiol 38:719-24. 2003
    ..To evaluate the detection rate of fine details of a new thin-film transistor (TFT) grayscale monitor designed for radiologic diagnosis, compared with a type of cathode ray tube (CRT) screen used routinely for diagnostic radiology...
  23. ncbi request reprint Technologies for image distribution in hospitals
    Elmar Kotter
    Abteilung Röntgendiagnostik, Universitatsklinikum Freiburg, Hugstetterstr 55, 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Eur Radiol 16:1270-9. 2006
    ..Thirdly, future systems must be available not only to transmit sectional images, but also to allow access to three- and four-dimensional data that are produced by multidetector CT and modern MR scanners...
  24. ncbi request reprint Initial experience with 64-slice cardiac CT: non-invasive visualization of coronary artery bypass grafts
    Gregor Pache
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University Hospital Freiburg, Hugstetter Strasse 55, 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Eur Heart J 27:976-80. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the diagnostic accuracy in the assessment of coronary artery bypass grafts using 64-slice computed tomography (CT) technology...
  25. ncbi request reprint Whole-body MRI in the detection of bone marrow infiltration in patients with plasma cell neoplasms in comparison to the radiological skeletal survey
    Nadir Ghanem
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University Hospital Freiburg, Hugstetter Strasse 55, 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Eur Radiol 16:1005-14. 2006
    ..Therefore, whole-body MRI should be performed as an additional method of exactly staging PCN patients and - with more data in the field - may even prove to be an alternate and more sensitive staging procedure than RSS in PCN patients...
  26. ncbi request reprint High-resolution CT imaging of the lung for patients with primary Sjogren's syndrome
    Christian Lohrmann
    Department of Radiology, Division of Diagnostic Radiology, University Hospital of Freiburg, Hugstetter Strasse 55, D 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Eur J Radiol 52:137-43. 2004
    ..To assess pulmonary abnormalities in patients with primary Sjogren's syndrome (PSS) using high-resolution computed tomography (HRCT)...
  27. ncbi request reprint CT in acute perforated sigmoid diverticulitis
    Christian Lohrmann
    Division of Diagnostic Radiology, Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Freiburg, Hugstetter Strasse 55, 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Eur J Radiol 56:78-83. 2005
    ..To assess the value of computed tomography (CT) in patients with acute perforated sigmoid diverticulitis in correlation with the Hinchey classification of perforated diverticular disease...
  28. ncbi request reprint Asymptomatic esophago-pleural fistula presenting 35 years after pneumonectomy for tuberculosis
    Gregor Pache
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University Hospital Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    J Thorac Imaging 20:223-5. 2005
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary manifestations of wegener granulomatosis: CT findings in 57 patients and a review of the literature
    Christian Lohrmann
    Division of Diagnostic Radiology, Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Freiburg, Hugstetter Strasse 55, D 79106, Freiburg i Br, Germany
    Eur J Radiol 53:471-7. 2005
    ..We present the CT findings of 57 patients with wegener granulomatosis and a review of the literature...
  30. ncbi request reprint Detectability of liver metastases in malignant melanoma: prospective comparison of magnetic resonance imaging and positron emission tomography
    Nadir Ghanem
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University Hospital Freiburg, Freiburg 79106, Germany
    Eur J Radiol 54:264-70. 2005
    ..We evaluated the diagnostic accuracy of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and positron emission tomography (PET) for detection of liver metastases in malignant melanoma...
  31. pmc MRI and (18)FDG-PET in the assessment of bone marrow infiltration of the spine in cancer patients
    Nadir Alexander Ghanem
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University Hospital Freiburg, Hugstetter Strasse 55, 79106, Freiburg, Germany
    Eur Spine J 16:1907-12. 2007
    ..MRI is more sensitive and specific than (18)FDG-PET detecting bone marrow metastases and infiltration of the spine and has a great impact in staging cancer patients...