Affiliation: University of Trieste
Quaia E. Microbubble ultrasound contrast agents: an update. Eur Radiol. 2007;17:1995-2008 pubmed
..Finally, tumor-targeted microbubbles make possible the depiction of specific biologic processes. ..
Quaia E, Cabibbo B, De Paoli L, Toscano W, Poillucci G, Cova M. The value of time-intensity curves obtained after microbubble contrast agent injection to discriminate responders from non-responders to anti-inflammatory medication among patients with Crohn's disease. Eur Radiol. 2013;23:1650-9 pubmed publisher
Quaia E, Angileri R, Arban F, Gennari A, Cova M. Predictors of intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma in cirrhotic patients scanned by gadobenate dimeglumine-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging: diagnostic accuracy and confidence. Clin Imaging. 2015;39:1032-8 pubmed publisher
..T1 hypointensity, peripheral hyperintense rim at hepatic arterial phase, and iso-hyperintensity at hepatobiliary phase are independent predictors of intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma diagnosis in patients with liver cirrhosis. ..
Quaia E, Baratella E, Poillucci G, Kus S, Cioffi V, Cova M. Digital tomosynthesis as a problem-solving imaging technique to confirm or exclude potential thoracic lesions based on chest X-ray radiography. Acad Radiol. 2013;20:546-53 pubmed publisher
Quaia E, Baratella E, Poillucci G, Gennari A, Cova M. Diagnostic impact of digital tomosynthesis in oncologic patients with suspected pulmonary lesions on chest radiography. Eur Radiol. 2016;26:2837-44 pubmed publisher
..DTS improves confidence of CXR in oncologic patients. â€¢ DTS allowed avoidance of CT in about 50â€‰% of oncologic patients. ..