Affiliation: University Hospital
- Preoperative staging of non-small-cell lung cancer: comparison of whole-body diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging and 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose-positron emission tomography/computed tomographyGregor Sommer
Clinic of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, University of Basel Hospital, Petersgraben 4, 4031, Basel, Switzerland
Eur Radiol 22:2859-67. 2012....
- Magnetic resonance imaging in valvular heart disease: clinical application and current role for patient managementGregor Sommer
Department of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Cardiac and Thoracic Imaging, University of Basel Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
J Magn Reson Imaging 35:1241-52. 2012..Moreover, it describes their application for evaluation of valvular pathologies and gives an overview on the current role of valvular CMR in patient management...
- Sliding multislice MRI for abdominal staging of patients with pelvic malignancies: a pilot studyGregor Sommer
Department of Diagnostic Radiology Medical Physics, University Hospital Freiburg, Germany
J Magn Reson Imaging 27:666-72. 2008..To integrate SMS (sliding multislice imaging technique for acquiring axial images during continuous table motion) into a high-resolution pelvic MRI protocol for additional staging of the entire abdomen within one examination...
- Signal characteristics of focal bone marrow lesions in patients with multiple myeloma using whole body T1w-TSE, T2w-STIR and diffusion-weighted imaging with background suppressionGregor Sommer
Department of Radiology, University of Basel Hospital, Petersgraben 4, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
Eur Radiol 21:857-62. 2011..The signal and contrast properties of DWIBS are evaluated in correlation with the serum concentration of M-component (MC) and compared with established T1- and T2-weighted sequences...
- Assessing extracranial tumors using diffusion-weighted whole-body MRIClaudia Lenz
Division of Radiological Physics, University of Basel Hospital, Switzerland
Z Med Phys 21:79-90. 2011..In addition, current limitations and challenges of this promising imaging procedure are discussed...
- Multicontrast sequences with continuous table motion: a novel acquisition technique for extended field of view imagingGregor Sommer
Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Medical Physics, University Hospital Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
Magn Reson Med 55:918-22. 2006..The technique and its properties are demonstrated on healthy human volunteers...
- High-field magnetic resonance imaging of the pelvis: uterus, ovary, and prostate glandLeopold M Winter
Department of Diagnostic Imaging, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
Top Magn Reson Imaging 21:177-88. 2010....
- Head-to-head comparison of two-dimensional and three-dimensional echocardiographic methods for left atrial chamber quantification with magnetic resonance imagingRonny R Buechel
Department of Cardiology, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
J Am Soc Echocardiogr 26:428-35. 2013..The aim of this study was to perform a head-to-head comparison between 2D and RT3DE methods with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) as the reference standard...
- Chemical shift selective fat imaging using transition into driven equilibrium balanced steady-state free precession for quantification of adipose tissueDominik Paul
Department of Diagnostic Radiology Medical Physics, University Hospital Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
J Comput Assist Tomogr 33:475-80. 2009..6 s/slice. Water-suppressed TIDE is a powerful tool for simple quantification of adipose tissue...
- Assessment of left atrial functional parameters using a novel dedicated analysis tool for real-time three-dimensional echocardiography: validation in comparison to magnetic resonance imagingRonny R Buechel
Department of Cardiology, University Hospital Basel, Petersgraben 4, 4031 Basel, Switzerland
Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 29:601-8. 2013..This study corroborates previous reports and extends its validity to the assessment of active LA contraction...
- 2D axial moving table acquisitions with dynamic slice adaptationUte Ludwig
Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Medical Physics, University Hospital Freiburg, Germany
Magn Reson Med 55:423-30. 2006..The method provides artifact free gradient echo based images during continuous table motion, while for turbo spin echo sequences limitations in choosing table translations occur due to gradient non-linearity effects...