Ethan J Halpern

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Affiliation: Thomas Jefferson University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Preoperative evaluation of living renal donors: comparison of CT angiography and MR angiography
    E J Halpern
    Departments of Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 132 S 10th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107 5244, USA
    Radiology 216:434-9. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Pseudomass of the bladder neck after prostatectomy: report of two cases
    Ethan J Halpern
    Department of Radiology, Jefferson Prostate Diagnostic Center, Thomas Jefferson University, 132 S 10th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107 5244, USA
    Radiology 226:833-5. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Prostate: high-frequency Doppler US imaging for cancer detection
    Ethan J Halpern
    Department of Radiology, Jefferson Prostate Diagnostic Center, Thomas Jefferson University, 132 S 10th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107 5244, USA
    Radiology 225:71-7. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint High-frequency Doppler US of the prostate: effect of patient position
    Ethan J Halpern
    Department of Radiology, Jefferson Prostate Diagnostic Center, Thomas Jefferson University, 132 S 10th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107 5244, USA
    Radiology 222:634-9. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Contrast-enhanced US of the prostate with Sonazoid: comparison with whole-mount prostatectomy specimens in 12 patients
    Ethan J Halpern
    Department of Radiology, Jefferson Prostate Diagnostic Center, Thomas Jefferson University, 132 S 10th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107 5244, USA
    Radiology 222:361-6. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Prostate cancer: contrast-enhanced us for detection
    E J Halpern
    Department of Radiology, Jefferson Prostate Diagnostic Center, Thomas Jefferson University, 132 S 10th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107 5244, USA
    Radiology 219:219-25. 2001
  7. doi request reprint Canine prostate: contrast-enhanced US-guided radiofrequency ablation with urethral and neurovascular cooling--initial experience
    Ji Bin Liu
    Department of Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University, 7th Floor Main Building, 132 S 10th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Radiology 247:717-25. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Radiation dose in a "triple rule-out" coronary CT angiography protocol of emergency department patients using 64-MDCT: the impact of ECG-based tube current modulation on age, sex, and body mass index
    Kevin M Takakuwa
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 1020 Sansom St, Ste 239, Thompson Bldg, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 192:866-72. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Directed biopsy during contrast-enhanced sonography of the prostate
    Ethan J Halpern
    Department of Radiology, Jefferson Prostate Diagnostic Center, Thomas Jefferson University, 132 S 10th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107 5244, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 178:915-9. 2002
  10. doi request reprint Enhanced transrectal ultrasound modalities in the diagnosis of prostate cancer
    Edouard J Trabulsi
    Department of Urology, Kimmel Cancer Center, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Urology 76:1025-33. 2010

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Publications57

  1. ncbi request reprint Preoperative evaluation of living renal donors: comparison of CT angiography and MR angiography
    E J Halpern
    Departments of Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 132 S 10th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107 5244, USA
    Radiology 216:434-9. 2000
    ..To compare computed tomographic (CT) angiography and magnetic resonance (MR) angiography for preoperative evaluation of living renal donors...
  2. ncbi request reprint Pseudomass of the bladder neck after prostatectomy: report of two cases
    Ethan J Halpern
    Department of Radiology, Jefferson Prostate Diagnostic Center, Thomas Jefferson University, 132 S 10th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107 5244, USA
    Radiology 226:833-5. 2003
    ..A review of the surgical technique led the authors to conclude that a pseudomass at the vesicourethral anastomosis may result from focal infolding of normal bladder mucosa...
  3. ncbi request reprint Prostate: high-frequency Doppler US imaging for cancer detection
    Ethan J Halpern
    Department of Radiology, Jefferson Prostate Diagnostic Center, Thomas Jefferson University, 132 S 10th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107 5244, USA
    Radiology 225:71-7. 2002
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint High-frequency Doppler US of the prostate: effect of patient position
    Ethan J Halpern
    Department of Radiology, Jefferson Prostate Diagnostic Center, Thomas Jefferson University, 132 S 10th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107 5244, USA
    Radiology 222:634-9. 2002
    ..To evaluate cancer detection with directed biopsy of the prostate on the basis of high-frequency Doppler ultrasonographic (US) findings, and to determine the effect of patient position on the observed flow pattern...
  5. ncbi request reprint Contrast-enhanced US of the prostate with Sonazoid: comparison with whole-mount prostatectomy specimens in 12 patients
    Ethan J Halpern
    Department of Radiology, Jefferson Prostate Diagnostic Center, Thomas Jefferson University, 132 S 10th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107 5244, USA
    Radiology 222:361-6. 2002
    ..To compare areas of contrast material enhancement in the prostate at ultrasonography (US) with whole-mount radical prostatectomy specimens to determine if the use of contrast material improves the detection rate of prostate cancer...
  6. ncbi request reprint Prostate cancer: contrast-enhanced us for detection
    E J Halpern
    Department of Radiology, Jefferson Prostate Diagnostic Center, Thomas Jefferson University, 132 S 10th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107 5244, USA
    Radiology 219:219-25. 2001
    ..To assess the detection of prostate cancer with contrast material-enhanced transrectal sonography...
  7. doi request reprint Canine prostate: contrast-enhanced US-guided radiofrequency ablation with urethral and neurovascular cooling--initial experience
    Ji Bin Liu
    Department of Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University, 7th Floor Main Building, 132 S 10th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Radiology 247:717-25. 2008
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Radiation dose in a "triple rule-out" coronary CT angiography protocol of emergency department patients using 64-MDCT: the impact of ECG-based tube current modulation on age, sex, and body mass index
    Kevin M Takakuwa
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 1020 Sansom St, Ste 239, Thompson Bldg, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 192:866-72. 2009
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Directed biopsy during contrast-enhanced sonography of the prostate
    Ethan J Halpern
    Department of Radiology, Jefferson Prostate Diagnostic Center, Thomas Jefferson University, 132 S 10th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107 5244, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 178:915-9. 2002
    ..We evaluated the value of directed biopsy for the detection of prostate cancer during contrast-enhanced endorectal sonography...
  10. doi request reprint Enhanced transrectal ultrasound modalities in the diagnosis of prostate cancer
    Edouard J Trabulsi
    Department of Urology, Kimmel Cancer Center, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Urology 76:1025-33. 2010
    ..EUM, detect prostate cancer more efficiently than standard ultrasound guided biopsies. These emerging technologies may potentially augment standard prostate biopsy in clinical practice...
  11. doi request reprint Contrast enhanced transrectal ultrasound for the detection of prostate cancer: a randomized, double-blind trial of dutasteride pretreatment
    Ethan J Halpern
    Department of Radiology, Jefferson Prostate Diagnostic Center, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107 5244, USA
    J Urol 188:1739-45. 2012
    ..This study was designed to quantify prostate cancer detection with contrast enhanced ultrasound with or without short-term pretreatment with dutasteride...
  12. ncbi request reprint Contrast enhanced ultrasound flash replenishment method for directed prostate biopsies
    Robert A Linden
    Department of Urology, Jefferson Prostate Diagnostic Center, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Urol 178:2354-8. 2007
    ..We evaluated prostate cancer detection with contrast enhanced ultrasound of the prostate using MicroFlow Imaging (Toshiba America Medical Systems, Tustin, California) compared to systematic biopsy...
  13. doi request reprint Comparison of image quality and arterial enhancement with a dedicated coronary CTA protocol versus a triple rule-out coronary CTA protocol
    Ethan J Halpern
    Department of Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 132 South 10th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107 5244, USA
    Acad Radiol 16:1039-48. 2009
    ..To compare the image quality of dedicated coronary computed tomography angiography (cCTA) to that of triple rule-out (TRO) CTA designed to evaluate the coronary arteries, thoracic aorta, and pulmonary arteries...
  14. ncbi request reprint Quantitative computed tomography perfusion of prostate cancer: correlation with whole-mount pathology
    Elizabeth P Ives
    Department of Radiation Urology, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Clin Prostate Cancer 4:109-12. 2005
    ..Microvessel density within the prostate is associated with presence of cancer, disease stage, and disease-specific survival. We evaluated multidetector computed tomography (CT) to estimate prostate perfusion and localize prostate cancer...
  15. ncbi request reprint Detection of prostate carcinoma with contrast-enhanced sonography using intermittent harmonic imaging
    Ethan J Halpern
    Department of Radiology, Jefferson Prostate Diagnostic Center, Kimmel Cancer Center, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107 5244, USA
    Cancer 104:2373-83. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess prostate carcinoma detection and discrimination of benign from malignant prostate tissue with contrast-enhanced ultrasonography...
  16. ncbi request reprint Decision analytic model for evaluation of suspected coronary disease with stress testing and coronary CT angiography
    Ethan J Halpern
    Department of Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107 5244, USA
    Acad Radiol 17:577-86. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to apply a decision analytic model for the evaluation of coronary artery disease (CAD) to define the optimal utilization of coronary computed tomographic angiography (cCTA) and stress testing...
  17. ncbi request reprint Characterization and normal measurements of the left ventricular outflow tract by ECG-gated cardiac CT: implications for disorders of the outflow tract and aortic valve
    Ethan J Halpern
    Department of Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Main Building, 7th Floor, 132 S 10th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Acad Radiol 19:1252-9. 2012
    ..The aims of this study were to demonstrate the morphology of the LVOT on coronary computed tomographic angiography and to establish normal values for LVOT measurements...
  18. doi request reprint Underestimation of left atrial size measured with transthoracic echocardiography compared with 3D MDCT
    Anish R Koka
    Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Jefferson Heart Institute, 925 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 194:W375-81. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to correlate measurements of left atrial volume obtained with clinical transthoracic echocardiography (TTE) and measurements obtained with 64-MDCT 3D reconstructions of the left atrium...
  19. doi request reprint Diagnosis of coronary stenosis with CT angiography comparison of automated computer diagnosis with expert readings
    Ethan J Halpern
    Department of Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 132 South 10th Street, 7th Floor Main Bldg, Philadelphia, PA 19107 5244, USA
    Acad Radiol 18:324-33. 2011
    ..To compare computer-generated interpretation of coronary computed tomography angiography (cCTA) by commercially available COR Analyzer software with expert human interpretation...
  20. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic pyeloplasty for UPJ obstruction with crossing vessels: contrast-enhanced color Doppler findings and long-term outcome
    Ferdinand Frauscher
    Department of Radiology, Division of Diagnostic Ultrasound, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Urology 59:500-5. 2002
    ..In a previous study, contrast-enhanced CDI proved capable of detecting crossing vessels at the UPJ...
  21. doi request reprint Cardiac risk factors and risk scores vs cardiac computed tomography angiography: a prospective cohort study for triage of ED patients with acute chest pain
    Ethan J Halpern
    Department of Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, USA Electronic address
    Am J Emerg Med 31:1479-85. 2013
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  22. ncbi request reprint Value of contrast-enhanced ultrasonography in prostate cancer
    Chandan R Kundavaram
    Department of Urology, Kimmel Cancer Center, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Curr Opin Urol 22:303-9. 2012
    ..We reviewed the current literature for contrast-enhanced transrectal prostate ultrasonography...
  23. doi request reprint A time and imaging cost analysis of low-risk ED observation patients: a conservative 64-section computed tomography coronary angiography "triple rule-out" compared to nuclear stress test strategy
    Kevin M Takakuwa
    Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 29:187-95. 2011
    ..We compared a "triple rule-out" (TRO) 64-section multidetector computed tomography protocol with nuclear stress testing...
  24. ncbi request reprint Effect of dutasteride therapy on Doppler US evaluation of prostate: preliminary results
    Elizabeth P Ives
    Department of Urology, Kimmel Cancer Center, Thomas Jefferson University, 132 S 10th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107 5244, USA
    Radiology 237:197-201. 2005
    ....
  25. doi request reprint Accuracy of MDCT in assessing the degree of stenosis caused by calcified coronary artery plaques
    Shaoxiong Zhang
    Department of Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 111 S 11th St, Main Bldg, Rm 1090, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 191:1676-83. 2008
    ..Our goal was to determine how accurate coronary CTA is in evaluating these lesions...
  26. doi request reprint Independent predictors of acute appendicitis on CT with pathologic correlation
    Elizabeth P Ives
    Department of Radiology, 132 S 10th St, 10th Floor, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Acad Radiol 15:996-1003. 2008
    ..To assess computed tomographic (CT) signs that have been described in published studies for the diagnosis of appendicitis to identify independent findings that predict appendicitis...
  27. ncbi request reprint Targeted biopsy of the prostate: the impact of color Doppler imaging and elastography on prostate cancer detection and Gleason score
    Eric D Nelson
    Kimmel Cancer Center, Department of Urology, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Urology 70:1136-40. 2007
    ..To compare detection of prostate cancer and distribution of Gleason scores with gray-scale, color Doppler, and elastographic imaging...
  28. doi request reprint Left atrial volume: comparison of 2D and 3D transthoracic echocardiography with ECG-gated CT angiography
    Anish R Koka
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, 925 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Acad Radiol 19:62-8. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to compare conventional 2D TTE and newer 3D TTE for measurements of LAV to multidetector computed tomographic (MDCT) measurements using automated chamber reconstruction (ACR)...
  29. doi request reprint Is coronary stent assessment improved with spectral analysis of dual energy CT?
    Ethan J Halpern
    Department of Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University, 132S 10th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107 5244, USA
    Acad Radiol 16:1241-50. 2009
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  30. ncbi request reprint A novel approach to reduce breast radiation exposure with coronary CTA: angled axial image acquisition
    Ethan J Halpern
    Department of Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 132 South 10th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107 5244, USA
    Acad Radiol 16:951-6. 2009
    ..To determine whether angled gantry acquisition might be used to image the heart with a shorter scan length and reduced breast exposure during coronary computed tomography angiography...
  31. doi request reprint Anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery in adults: a comprehensive review of 151 adult cases and a new diagnosis in a 53-year-old woman
    James M Yau
    Division of Cardiology, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Clin Cardiol 34:204-10. 2011
    ..Modern advances in noninvasive cardiac imaging have substantially increased the number of diagnoses, uncovering a large adult population that has not been reviewed...
  32. ncbi request reprint Are Combined CT Scans of the Thorax Being Overused?
    David C Levin
    Center for Research on Utilization of Imaging Services, Department of Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania HealthHelp, Inc, Houston, Texas Electronic address
    J Am Coll Radiol 11:788-90. 2014
    ..Most radiologists agree that they should be done only on rare occasions. The aim of this study was to determine what proportion of all thoracic CT scans are combined scans in the Medicare population...
  33. ncbi request reprint The diversion of outpatient echocardiography from private offices to higher cost hospital facilities: an unanticipated effect of code bundling
    David C Levin
    Center for Research on Utilization of Imaging Services, Department of Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania HealthHelp, Inc, Houston, Texas Electronic address
    J Am Coll Radiol 11:477-80. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to see how this affected the distribution of outpatient echocardiographic studies between cardiology offices and hospital outpatient departments (HOPDs)...
  34. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of coronary CT angiography in evaluation of patients without symptoms who have positive stress test results
    Ethan J Halpern
    Department of Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University, 132 S 10th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107 5244, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 194:1257-62. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to use decision tree analysis to determine the cost-effectiveness and radiation dose that would result from performing coronary CT angiography (CTA) before catheterization...
  35. doi request reprint The lack of growth in use of coronary CT angiography: is it being appropriately used?
    David C Levin
    Center for Research on Utilization of Imaging Services CRUISE, Department of Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Jefferson Medical College, Main 1090, 132S 10th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 196:862-7. 2011
    ..The purpose of this article is to study recent utilization trends in coronary CT angiography (CTA) and compare them with radionuclide myocardial perfusion imaging (MPI), a competing procedure...
  36. ncbi request reprint Triple-rule-out CT angiography for evaluation of acute chest pain and possible acute coronary syndrome
    Ethan J Halpern
    Department of Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University, 132 S 10th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107 5244, USA
    Radiology 252:332-45. 2009
    ..In an appropriately selected emergency department patient population, TRO CT can safely eliminate the need for further diagnostic testing in over 75% of patients...
  37. doi request reprint Evaluation of a "triple rule-out" coronary CT angiography protocol: use of 64-Section CT in low-to-moderate risk emergency department patients suspected of having acute coronary syndrome
    Kevin M Takakuwa
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 132 S 10th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107 5244, USA
    Radiology 248:438-46. 2008
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Comparison of contrast enhanced color Doppler targeted biopsy with conventional systematic biopsy: impact on prostate cancer detection
    Ferdinand Frauscher
    Department of Radiology, Jefferson Prostate Diagnostic Center, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Urol 167:1648-52. 2002
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Advances in transrectal ultrasound imaging of the prostate
    Robert A Linden
    Department of Urology, Jefferson Prostate Diagnostic Center, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Semin Ultrasound CT MR 28:249-57. 2007
    ..New ultrasound-based treatment systems, such as high-intensity focused ultrasound ablative therapy for prostate cancer, may someday allow diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer to be completed in one sitting...
  40. ncbi request reprint Angiographic assessment of initial balloon angioplasty results
    Geoffrey A Gardiner
    Department of Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 15:1081-7. 2004
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  41. doi request reprint Differences in aortic valve area measured with CT planimetry and echocardiography (continuity equation) are related to divergent estimates of left ventricular outflow tract area
    Ethan J Halpern
    Department of Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107 5244, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 192:1668-73. 2009
    ....
  42. doi request reprint Carpal tunnel syndrome: diagnosis by means of median nerve elasticity--improved diagnostic accuracy of US with sonoelastography
    Hideaki Miyamoto
    From the Department of Diagnostic Radiology H M, M K, G M F, W R J, A S K, Department of Trauma Surgery and Sports Medicine M G, R A, and Department of Internal Medicine I, Clinical Immunology and Infectious Diseases R B, Medical University Innsbruck, Anichstrasse 35, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan H M and Department of Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pa E J H
    Radiology 270:481-6. 2014
    ..To compare the elasticity of the median nerve (MN) between healthy volunteers and patients with carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) and to evaluate the diagnostic utility of sonoelastographic measurements of the elasticity of the MN...
  43. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of coronary artery image quality with knowledge-based iterative model reconstruction
    Ethan J Halpern
    Department of Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University, 132 South 10th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107 5244 Electronic address
    Acad Radiol 21:805-11. 2014
    ..To evaluate knowledge-based iterative model reconstruction (IMR) to improve image quality and reduce radiation dose in coronary computed tomography angiography (cCTA)...
  44. ncbi request reprint Science to practice: Noninvasive assessment of portal hypertension--can US aid in the prediction of portal pressure and monitoring of therapy?
    Ethan J Halpern
    Department of Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Jefferson Prostate Diagnostic Center, 132 S 10th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107 5244, USA
    Radiology 240:309-10. 2006
    ..Ongoing research suggests that microbubble contrast agents may enable a more quantitative noninvasive estimate of intravascular pressures with US...
  45. ncbi request reprint Application of duplex US for characterization of endoleaks in abdominal aortic stent-grafts: report of five cases
    Antje L Greenfield
    Departments of Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA 19035, USA
    Radiology 225:845-51. 2002
    ..As an adjunct to CT angiography in evaluating endoleaks, duplex US provides hemodynamic information that enables further characterization of the type of endoleak and facilitates appropriate clinical care...
  46. ncbi request reprint The added value of transvaginal sonohysterography over transvaginal sonography alone in women with known or suspected leiomyoma
    Eduardo Becker
    Department of Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 21:237-47. 2002
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  47. ncbi request reprint A prospective randomized trial comparing contrast-enhanced targeted versus systematic ultrasound guided biopsies: impact on prostate cancer detection
    Michael Mitterberger
    Department of Urology, Medical University Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Prostate 67:1537-42. 2007
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of gray-scale and color Doppler US and serum markers as predictors of prostate carcinoma
    Ferdinand Frauscher
    Radiology 223:282-3; author reply 283-4. 2002
  49. ncbi request reprint Periprostatic administration of local anesthesia during transrectal ultrasound-guided biopsy of the prostate: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study
    Andreas P Berger
    Department of Urology, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Urology 61:585-8. 2003
    ..Transrectal ultrasound-guided needle biopsy of the prostate is the standard procedure to diagnose prostate cancer...
  50. ncbi request reprint Comparison of contrast enhanced color Doppler targeted biopsy to conventional systematic biopsy: impact on Gleason score
    M Mitterberger
    Departments of Urology and Radiology 2, Medical University Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Urol 178:464-8; discussion 468. 2007
    ..This prospective randomized study compares ultrasound systematic biopsy vs contrast enhanced color Doppler targeted biopsy for the impact on Gleason score findings...
  51. ncbi request reprint Are transition zone biopsies still necessary to improve prostate cancer detection? Results from the tyrol screening project
    Alexandre E Pelzer
    Department of Urology, Innsbruck Medical University, Austria
    Eur Urol 48:916-21; discussion 921. 2005
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  52. ncbi request reprint Prostate cancer detection in men with prostate specific antigen 4 to 10 ng/ml using a combined approach of contrast enhanced color Doppler targeted and systematic biopsy
    Alexandre Pelzer
    Departments of Urology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Urol 173:1926-9. 2005
    ..We evaluated the impact of a combined approach of contrast enhanced, color Doppler targeted biopsy (CECD) and systematic biopsy (SB) for the PC detection rate in men with prostate specific antigen (PSA) 4.0 to 10 ng/ml...
  53. ncbi request reprint Use of MRI to detect lymph-node metastases in prostate cancer
    Ferdinand Frauscher
    N Engl J Med 349:1185-6; author reply 1185-6. 2003
  54. ncbi request reprint Remitting seronegative symmetrical synovitis with pitting edema of the hands: ultrasound, color doppler ultrasound, and magnetic resonance imaging findings
    Andrea Klauser
    University Hospital Innsbruck, Austria
    Arthritis Rheum 53:226-33. 2005
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  55. ncbi request reprint Small renal masses: the value of contrast-enhanced colour Doppler imaging
    Leo Pallwein
    Department of Uroradiology Radiology II, Medical University Innsbruck, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    BJU Int 99:579-85. 2007
    ..To assess the value of a microbubble-based ultrasonographic contrast agent for enhancing blood vessels in colour Doppler imaging (CDI) of small renal masses...
  56. ncbi request reprint Inflammatory low back pain: high negative predictive value of contrast-enhanced color Doppler ultrasound in the detection of inflamed sacroiliac joints
    Andrea Klauser
    Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Arthritis Rheum 53:440-4. 2005
    ..To determine the value of microbubble contrast agents for color Doppler ultrasound (CDUS) compared with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in the detection of active sacroiliitis...
  57. ncbi request reprint Finger pulley injuries in extreme rock climbers: depiction with dynamic US
    Andrea Klauser
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital Innsbruck, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Radiology 222:755-61. 2002
    ..To determine the ability of dynamic ultrasonography (US) to depict finger pulley injuries in extreme rock climbers...