Filippo Cademartiri

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Coronary CT angiography using iterative reconstruction 
vs. filtered back projection: evaluation of image quality
    Teresa Arcadi
    Department of Radiology, SDN IRCCS, Naples, Italy
    Acta Biomed 86:77-85. 2015
  2. ncbi request reprint Abdominal Computed Tomography Angiography at 80kV: feasibility study
    Erica Maffei
    Acta Biomed 86:234-41. 2015
  3. doi request reprint Intravenous ivabradine for control of heart rate during coronary CT angiography: A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus University Medical Center, Wytemaweg 80, 3015 CN Rotterdam, The Netherlands Electronic address
    J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr 9:286-94. 2015
  4. doi request reprint CT coronary angiography at an ultra-low radiation dose (<0.1 mSv): feasible and viable in times of constraint on healthcare costs
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center University, s Gravendijkwal 230, 3015 CE Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Radiol 23:607-13. 2013
  5. doi request reprint CT coronary angiography in low-risk, acute chest pain
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus University Medical Center, s Gravendijkwal 230, 3015 CE Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Nat Rev Cardiol 9:615-6. 2012
  6. pmc Left and right ventricle assessment with Cardiac CT: validation study vs. Cardiac MR
    Erica Maffei
    Cardiovascular Radiology Unit, Giovanni XXIII Hospital, 31050, Monastier di Treviso, Italy
    Eur Radiol 22:1041-9. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint High iodine concentration contrast material for noninvasive multislice computed tomography coronary angiography: iopromide 370 versus iomeprol 400
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Thoraxcentrum, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Invest Radiol 41:349-53. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Impact of heart rate frequency and variability on radiation exposure, image quality, and diagnostic performance in dual-source spiral CT coronary angiography
    Annick C Weustink
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiology 253:672-80. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Right coronary artery arising from pulmonary trunk: assessment with conventional coronary angiography and multislice computed tomography coronary angiography
    Carlo Tedeschi
    Cardiology Unit, San Gennaro Hospital, ASL Napoli 1, Naples, Italy bLaboratory of Interventional Cardiology, Clinica Mediterranea, Naples, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 10:178-82. 2009
  10. pmc Influence of convolution filtering on coronary plaque attenuation values: observations in an ex vivo model of multislice computed tomography coronary angiography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Radiol 17:1842-9. 2007

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Publications76

  1. ncbi request reprint Coronary CT angiography using iterative reconstruction 
vs. filtered back projection: evaluation of image quality
    Teresa Arcadi
    Department of Radiology, SDN IRCCS, Naples, Italy
    Acta Biomed 86:77-85. 2015
    ..To compare image quality of iterative reconstruction algorithm(IRIS) vs. standard filtered back projection(FBP) reconstruction in CT Coronary Angiography (CTCA)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Abdominal Computed Tomography Angiography at 80kV: feasibility study
    Erica Maffei
    Acta Biomed 86:234-41. 2015
    ..preliminary evaluation of different dose reduction algorithms in abdominal Computed Tomography Angiography (CTA) with standard scan protocols at 120kV vs. 80kV...
  3. doi request reprint Intravenous ivabradine for control of heart rate during coronary CT angiography: A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus University Medical Center, Wytemaweg 80, 3015 CN Rotterdam, The Netherlands Electronic address
    J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr 9:286-94. 2015
    ..We evaluated the use of an intravenous bolus of ivabradine, a selective sinus node inhibitor, to lower HR before coronary CTA in a prospective, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled multicenter trial...
  4. doi request reprint CT coronary angiography at an ultra-low radiation dose (<0.1 mSv): feasible and viable in times of constraint on healthcare costs
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center University, s Gravendijkwal 230, 3015 CE Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Radiol 23:607-13. 2013
    ..In times of financial constraint, CTCA may also help to restrict ineffective medical expenses...
  5. doi request reprint CT coronary angiography in low-risk, acute chest pain
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus University Medical Center, s Gravendijkwal 230, 3015 CE Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Nat Rev Cardiol 9:615-6. 2012
    ..Several issues and questions relating to the low prevalence of disease and the actual benefit to patients remain to be answered...
  6. pmc Left and right ventricle assessment with Cardiac CT: validation study vs. Cardiac MR
    Erica Maffei
    Cardiovascular Radiology Unit, Giovanni XXIII Hospital, 31050, Monastier di Treviso, Italy
    Eur Radiol 22:1041-9. 2012
    ..To compare Magnetic Resonance (MR) and Computed Tomography (CT) for the assessment of left (LV) and right (RV) ventricular functional parameters...
  7. ncbi request reprint High iodine concentration contrast material for noninvasive multislice computed tomography coronary angiography: iopromide 370 versus iomeprol 400
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Thoraxcentrum, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Invest Radiol 41:349-53. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to compare intracoronary attenuation on 16-row multislice computed tomography (16-MSCT) coronary angiography using 2 contrast materials (CM) with high iodine concentration...
  8. doi request reprint Impact of heart rate frequency and variability on radiation exposure, image quality, and diagnostic performance in dual-source spiral CT coronary angiography
    Annick C Weustink
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiology 253:672-80. 2009
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Right coronary artery arising from pulmonary trunk: assessment with conventional coronary angiography and multislice computed tomography coronary angiography
    Carlo Tedeschi
    Cardiology Unit, San Gennaro Hospital, ASL Napoli 1, Naples, Italy bLaboratory of Interventional Cardiology, Clinica Mediterranea, Naples, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 10:178-82. 2009
    ..The aim of this report is to emphasize the role of multislice computed tomography as an accurate noninvasive imaging tool in the evaluation of coronary artery anomalies...
  10. pmc Influence of convolution filtering on coronary plaque attenuation values: observations in an ex vivo model of multislice computed tomography coronary angiography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Radiol 17:1842-9. 2007
    ..The use of different convolution filters significantly modifief the attenuation values, while sharper filtering increased the calcified plaque attenuation and reduced the noncalcified plaque attenuation...
  11. ncbi request reprint Improving diagnostic accuracy of MDCT coronary angiography in patients with mild heart rhythm irregularities using ECG editing
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Dr Molewaterplein, 40, Rotterdam 3015GD, The Netherlands
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 186:634-8. 2006
    ..The objective of our study was to compare diagnostic accuracy of MDCT coronary angiography in a population of patients with mild heart rhythm irregularities before and after editing the ECG...
  12. ncbi request reprint Coronary plaque imaging with multislice computed tomography: technique and clinical applications
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Radiol 16:M44-53. 2006
    ..The aim of this article is to discuss the potential benefits and limitations of MSCT in coronary plaque imaging...
  13. ncbi request reprint Intravenous contrast material administration at helical 16-detector row CT coronary angiography: effect of iodine concentration on vascular attenuation
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiology 236:661-5. 2005
    ..The same pattern was observed in the coronary arteries. Contrast materials with higher iodine concentrations yield significantly higher attenuation in the descending aorta and coronary arteries...
  14. doi request reprint The impact of training on diagnostic accuracy with computed tomography coronary angiography
    Erica Maffei
    aDepartment of Radiology, Giovanni XXIII Clinic, Monastier di Treviso TV bDepartment of Radiology, Ospedale di Carrara, Carrara, Italy cDepartment of Radiology and Cardiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands dDepartment of Radiology, SDN IRCCS, Napoli, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 14:719-25. 2013
    ..The aim of this study is to assess the image quality and diagnostic accuracy of computed tomography (CT) coronary angiography (CTCA) in different hospital settings with the same trained team...
  15. ncbi request reprint Multidetector CT for visualization of coronary stents
    Francesca Pugliese
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus MC, Dr Molenwaterplein 40, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiographics 26:887-904. 2006
    ..In addition, an understanding of the major stent placement techniques used in the treatment of lesions at arterial bifurcations is helpful...
  16. ncbi request reprint Non-invasive 16-row multislice CT coronary angiography: usefulness of saline chaser
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Dr Molenwaterplein 40, 3015 Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Radiol 14:178-83. 2004
    ..05), for groups 1 and 2, respectively. One hundred milliliters of CM with 40 ml of saline chaser provides the same attenuation as 140 ml of CM (35% less) with decreased hyper-attenuation in the superior vena cava...
  17. doi request reprint Parameters for coronary plaque vulnerability assessed with multidetector computed tomography and intracoronary ultrasound correlation
    Francesca Pugliese
    Department of Radiology, The Netherlands Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria di Parma, Non Invasive Cardiovascular Imaging, Piastra Tecnica, Piano 0, Via Gramsci 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 10:821-6. 2009
    ....
  18. doi request reprint Optimal electrocardiographic pulsing windows and heart rate: effect on image quality and radiation exposure at dual-source coronary CT angiography
    Annick C Weustink
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, PO Box 2040, Room Hs 218, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiology 248:792-8. 2008
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Role of Cardiac Computed Tomography in the Evaluation of Coronary Artery Stenosis in Patients With Ascending Aorta Aneurysm Detected at Transthoracic Echocardiography
    Ludovico La Grutta
    From the Department of Radiology, DIBIMED, and Department of Cardiology, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy Department of Radiology, Montreal Heart Institute Université de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada and Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 40:393-7. 2016
    ..The aim of our study was to evaluate the diagnostic performance of cardiac computed tomography (CCT) in the evaluation of coronary artery stenosis in patients with ascending aorta aneurysm detected at transthoracic echocardiography...
  20. ncbi request reprint Benign focal liver lesions: spectrum of findings on SonoVue-enhanced pulse-inversion ultrasonography
    Tommaso Vincenzo Bartolotta
    Department of Radiology, University of Palermo, Via del Vespro 127, 90127, Palermo, Italy
    Eur Radiol 15:1643-9. 2005
    ..This review illustrates the spectrum of enhancement patterns of BFLL on contrast-enhanced ultrasonography with SonoVue, a second-generation microbubble-based contrast agent...
  21. doi request reprint Restriction of the referral of patients with stable angina for CT coronary angiography by clinical evaluation and calcium score: impact on clinical decision making
    Anoeshka S Dharampal
    Erasmus MC Department of Radiology, room Ca 207a, s Gravendijkwal 230, 3015 CE, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Radiol 23:2676-86. 2013
    ..To investigate the value of the calcium score (CaSc) plus clinical evaluation to restrict referral for CT coronary angiography (CTCA) by reducing the number of patients with an intermediate probability of coronary artery disease (CAD)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Impact of coronary calcium score on diagnostic accuracy for the detection of significant coronary stenosis with multislice computed tomography angiography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 95:1225-7. 2005
    ..The sensitivity and specificity of multislice computed tomography were 90% and 92%, and 97% and 91% for low and high CS groups, respectively...
  23. ncbi request reprint Higher intracoronary attenuation improves diagnostic accuracy in MDCT coronary angiography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Dr Molewaterplein 40, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 187:W430-3. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate whether the amount of intracoronary attenuation influences the diagnostic accuracy of MDCT coronary angiography in the detection of clinically significant stenosis...
  24. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of multislice computed tomography coronary angiography is improved at low heart rates
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 22:101-5; discussion 107-9. 2006
    ..Assess the effect of heart rate on diagnostic accuracy for the detection of significant coronary artery stenosis using 16-row multislice computed tomography (MSCT)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Intravenous contrast material administration at 16-detector row helical CT coronary angiography: test bolus versus bolus-tracking technique
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Dr Molenwaterplein 40, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiology 233:817-23. 2004
    ..To compare test bolus and bolus-tracking techniques for intravenous contrast material administration at 16-detector row computed tomographic (CT) coronary angiography...
  26. doi request reprint Image quality and radiation exposure using different low-dose scan protocols in dual-source CT coronary angiography: randomized study
    Lisan A Neefjes
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Dr Molewaterplein 40, Room Hs 207, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiology 261:779-86. 2011
    ..To compare image quality, radiation dose, and their relationship with heart rate of computed tomographic (CT) coronary angiographic scan protocols by using a 128-section dual-source CT scanner...
  27. doi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy and clinical utility of noninvasive testing for coronary artery disease
    Annick C Weustink
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Intern Med 152:630-9. 2010
    ..Computed tomography coronary angiography (CTCA) has become a popular noninvasive test for diagnosing coronary artery disease...
  28. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of non-invasive 64-slice CT coronary angiography in patients with stable angina pectoris
    Francesca Pugliese
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Dr Molenwaterplein 40, 3015 GD, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Radiol 16:575-82. 2006
    ..When referral to catheterisation is questionable, CT coronary angiography may identify subjects with normal angiograms and consistently decrease the number of unnecessary invasive procedures...
  29. doi request reprint Learning curve for coronary CT angiography: what constitutes sufficient training?
    Francesca Pugliese
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre Rotterdam, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiology 251:359-68. 2009
    ..To prospectively evaluate the effect of experience with coronary computed tomographic (CT) angiography on the capability to detect coronary stenoses of 50% or more...
  30. ncbi request reprint Influence of intracoronary attenuation on coronary plaque measurements using multislice computed tomography: observations in an ex vivo model of coronary computed tomography angiography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Dr Molenwaterplein, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Radiol 15:1426-31. 2005
    ..73; p<0.001). Intracoronary attenuation modifies significantly the attenuation of plaques assessed with MSCT...
  31. ncbi request reprint Comparison of diagnostic accuracy of 64-slice computed tomography coronary angiography in women versus men with angina pectoris
    W Bob Meijboom
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 100:1532-7. 2007
    ..Specificity and positive predictive value of CT coronary angiography were lower in women. The sensitivity to detect stenosis in small coronary branches was lower in women compared with men...
  32. doi request reprint Predictive value of chest CT in patients with cystic fibrosis: a single-center 10-year experience
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria di Parma, Parma, Italy
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 190:1475-80. 2008
    ....
  33. doi request reprint Atherosclerotic pattern of coronary myocardial bridging assessed with CT coronary angiography
    Ludovico La Grutta
    Department of Radiology, DIBIMEF, University Hospital P Giaccone, University of Palermo, Via del Vespro 127, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 28:405-14. 2012
    ..05). CT-CA is a reliable method to non-invasively demonstrate MB and related atherosclerotic pattern. CT-CA provides new insight regarding atherosclerosis distribution in segments close to MB...
  34. ncbi request reprint Optimization of CT angiography of the carotid artery with a 16-MDCT scanner: craniocaudal scan direction reduces contrast material-related perivenous artifacts
    Cecile de Monye
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus University Medical Center, Dr Molewaterplein 40, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, 3015 GD
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 186:1737-45. 2006
    ..The objective of our study was to compare the effect of a caudocranial scan direction versus a craniocaudal scan direction on arterial enhancement and perivenous artifacts in 16-MDCT angiography of the supraaortic arteries...
  35. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of multislice computed tomographic coronary angiography to assess in-stent restenosis
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 96:799-802. 2005
    ..3% (95% confidence interval [CI] 35.9 to 99.6), 98.5% (95% CI 92.1 to 100), 83.3% (95% CI 35.9 to 99.6), and 97.3% (95% CI 92.1 to 100), respectively. One in-stent restenosis remained undetected...
  36. doi request reprint Preserved diagnostic performance of dual-source CT coronary angiography with reduced radiation exposure and cancer risk
    Annick C Weustink
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiology 252:53-60. 2009
    ..To evaluate the effects of standard and optimal electrocardiographic (ECG) pulsing on diagnostic performance, radiation dose, and cancer risk in symptomatic patients in a "real-world" clinical setting...
  37. doi request reprint Diagnostic performance of coronary CT angiography by using different generations of multisection scanners: single-center experience
    Francesca Pugliese
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus MC University Medical Center Rotterdam, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiology 246:384-93. 2008
    ....
  38. doi request reprint Integrated non-invasive approach to atherosclerosis with cardiac CT and carotid ultrasound in patients with suspected coronary artery disease
    Ludovico La Grutta
    Department of Radiology, DIBIMED, University of Palermo, Via del Vespro 127, 90100, Palermo, Italy
    Radiol Med 122:16-21. 2017
    ..The aim of the study was to compare the atherosclerotic disease in the coronary and carotid arteries in patients who underwent non-invasive imaging for suspected stable coronary artery disease (CAD)...
  39. doi request reprint Usefulness of multislice computed tomography to assess patency of coronary artery stents versus conventional coronary angiography
    Carlo Tedeschi
    Cardiology Unit, San Gennaro Hospital, ASL Napoli 1, Naples, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 9:485-92. 2008
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint 3D reconstruction techniques made easy: know-how and pictures
    Giacomo Luccichenti
    Department of Radiology, IRCCS Fondazione Santa Lucia, Via Ardeatina, 306, 00179, Rome, Italy
    Eur Radiol 15:2146-56. 2005
    ..The aim of this article is to explain the principles of multidimensional image processing in a pictorial way and the advantages and limitations of the different possibilities of 3D visualisation...
  41. doi request reprint Acceptance of noninvasive computed tomography coronary angiography: for a patient-friendly medicine
    Ludovico La Grutta
    Department of Radiology, DIBIMEF, University Hospital P Giaccone, University of Palermo, Via del Vespro 127, 90127, Palermo, Italy
    Radiol Med 119:128-34. 2014
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Sixteen-row multislice computed tomography: basic concepts, protocols, and enhanced clinical applications
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Semin Ultrasound CT MR 25:2-16. 2004
    ..The technical foundations of spiral CT imaging and the main scan and reconstruction parameters are described in this article. Updated protocols and clinical examples of the latest applications are also discussed...
  43. doi request reprint A clinical prediction rule for the diagnosis of coronary artery disease: validation, updating, and extension
    Tessa S S Genders
    Department of Epidemiology, Erasmus University Medical Center, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Heart J 32:1316-30. 2011
    ..The aim was to validate, update, and extend the Diamond-Forrester model for estimating the probability of obstructive coronary artery disease (CAD) in a contemporary cohort...
  44. ncbi request reprint Multislice computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging for the assessment of reperfused acute myocardial infarction
    Timo Baks
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Am Coll Cardiol 48:144-52. 2006
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint Multislice CT coronary angiography: how to do it and what is the current clinical performance?
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 32:1337-47. 2005
    ..It is important to emphasise that MSCT only provides anatomical images, visualising the presence of atherosclerosis; information on the haemodynamic significance of these lesions (i.e. ischaemia) cannot be derived...
  46. doi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of 128-slice dual-source CT coronary angiography: a randomized comparison of different acquisition protocols
    Lisan A Neefjes
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Room Hs 207, P O Box 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Radiol 23:614-22. 2013
    ..To compare the diagnostic performance and radiation exposure of 128-slice dual-source CT coronary angiography (CTCA) protocols to detect coronary stenosis with more than 50 % lumen obstruction...
  47. doi request reprint Lumen enhancement influences absolute noncalcific plaque density on multislice computed tomography coronary angiography: ex-vivo validation and in-vivo demonstration
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology and Cardiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 11:337-44. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to define the in-vitro and in-vivo effects of intracoronary enhancement on the absolute density values of coronary plaques during multislice computed tomography...
  48. doi request reprint Collateral non cardiac findings in clinical routine CT coronary angiography: results from a multi-center registry
    Ludovico La Grutta
    Department of Radiology, DIBIMED, University of Palermo, Via del Vespro 127, 90100, Palermo, Italy
    Radiol Med 120:1122-9. 2015
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the prevalence of collateral findings detected in computed tomography coronary angiography (CTCA) in a multi-center registry...
  49. ncbi request reprint Sixteen-detector row CT angiography of carotid arteries: comparison of different volumes of contrast material with and without a bolus chaser
    Cecile de Monye
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiology 237:555-62. 2005
    ..To prospectively compare different volumes of intravenously administered contrast material with and without a bolus chaser at 16-detector row computed tomographic (CT) angiography of the carotid arteries...
  50. doi request reprint The clue of ST-elevation myocardial infarction by means of integrated non-invasive imaging
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria di Parma, Parma, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 12:184-5. 2011
    ..e. vulnerable plaque) and of the infarcted area. We demonstrated the impact of integrated non-invasive imaging in defining the diagnosis of STEMI with normal coronary arteries on CAG...
  51. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer in the heart
    Erica Maffei
    Department of Radiology, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria di Parma, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 10:423-4. 2009
    ..Therefore, we expect that the increased survival of patients with advanced stages of cancer will lead to more frequent encounters with this kind of finding in routine clinical investigations...
  52. doi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of computed tomography angiography in patients after bypass grafting: comparison with invasive coronary angiography
    Annick C Weustink
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 2:816-24. 2009
    ..We sought to evaluate the contribution of noninvasive dual-source computed tomography angiography (CTA) in the comprehensive assessment of symptomatic patients after coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG)...
  53. pmc Plaque imaging with CT coronary angiography: Effect of intra-vascular attenuation on plaque type classification
    Erica Maffei
    Erica Maffei, Chiara Martini, Teresa Arcadi, Filippo Cademartiri, Cardiovascular Imaging Unit, Giovanni XXIII Hospital, 31050 Monastier di Treviso, Treviso, Italy
    World J Radiol 4:265-72. 2012
    ..To assess the attenuation of non-calcified atherosclerotic coronary artery plaques with computed tomography coronary angiography (CTCA)...
  54. ncbi request reprint Non invasive imaging of coronary arteries with 64-slice CT and 1.5T MRI: challenging invasive techniques
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital, Parma, Italy
    Acta Biomed 78:6-15. 2007
    ..MSCT of the coronary arteries is a promising imaging modality for the assessment of coronary lumen and wall...
  55. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. Sixteen-row multislice computed tomography of tuberculous pericardial abscess
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ital Heart J 4:575-6. 2003
  56. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. Motion-free ECG-gated 16-row multislice computed tomography in the follow-up of aortic coarctation with three-dimensional volume rendering
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ital Heart J 5:167-8. 2004
  57. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. Right coronary artery arising from the left circumflex demonstrated with multislice computed tomography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center Rotterdam, Dr Molewaterplein, 40, 3015 GD, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Circulation 109:e185-6. 2004
  58. doi request reprint A bullet wandering through the heart
    Erica Maffei
    Department of Radiology, Cardiology, and Cardiac Surgery, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria di Parma, 43100 Parma, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr 4:144-6. 2010
    ..During surgery the bullet was not found. Thereafter conventional X-ray showed migration of the bullet within the lung parenchyma...
  59. ncbi request reprint Visual claudicatio: diagnosis with 64-slice computed tomography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria di Parma, Via Gramsci, 14, 43100, Parma, Italy
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 23:393-6. 2007
    ..Both comunicans posterior arteries were small but patent. The intra-cranial arteries were patent. Multislice CT of the cerebro-vascular circulation is an optimal tool for a comprehensive evaluation when duplex ultrasound fails...
  60. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. Neointimal hyperplasia in carotid stent detected with multislice computed tomography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, Dr Molenwaterplein, 40, 3015 GD, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Circulation 108:e147. 2003
  61. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. Pseudoaneurysms of the ascending aorta demonstrated with "motion-free" multislice computed tomography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Circulation 109:e42-3. 2004
  62. ncbi request reprint Intravenous contrast material administration in multislice computed tomography coronary angiography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Biomed 76:86-94. 2005
    ..to compare contrast material (CM) administration protocols in non-invasive coronary angiography (CA) using a 16-row multislice CT (16-MSCT)...
  63. ncbi request reprint Standard versus user-interactive assessment of significant coronary stenoses with multislice computed tomography coronary angiography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 94:1590-3. 2004
    ..Sensitivity and specificity were 58% and 96% and 96% and 97%, for standard projections and interactive postprocessing protocol, respectively...
  64. ncbi request reprint Multi-detector row CT angiography in patients with abdominal angina
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center Rotterdam, Dr Molenwaterplein 40, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiographics 24:969-84. 2004
    ..Additional studies will help further evaluate the performance and applications of this modality...
  65. ncbi request reprint Post-traumatic descending aorta intramural haematoma fortuitously witnessed during a magnetic resonance examination of the spine
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Biomed 75:185-7. 2004
    ..A case of post-traumatic intramural haematoma of the descending aorta revealed during a magnetic resonance of the spine is described. The final diagnosis was obtained with spiral computed tomography...
  66. ncbi request reprint Sixteen multidetector row computed tomography of pulmonary veins: 3-months' follow-up after treatment of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation with cryothermal ablation
    Ruzica Maksimovic
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Doctor Molewaterplein, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Radiol 15:1122-7. 2005
    ..MDCT is a noninvasive, fast and comfortable method for assessment of PVs in a three-dimensional manner prior to ablative treatment and during the follow-up...
  67. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional volume rendering with multislice computed tomography in the evaluation of Aortic coarctation
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Dr Molenwaterplein, 40 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ital Heart J 4:286-7. 2003
  68. ncbi request reprint Computed tomography coronary angiography with a 16-row multislice scanner: early experience and technical considerations
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Biomed 75:63-8. 2004
    ..We report a preliminary experience with this new generation of scanners in a patient with coronary artery stent. Technical parameters are described with particular focus on the comparison with the past generation of 4-row MSCT scanners...
  69. ncbi request reprint Compositional volumetry of non-calcified coronary plaques by multislice computed tomography: an ex vivo feasibility study
    Nico Bruining
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus MC, Thoraxcenter, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    EuroIntervention 5:558-64. 2009
    ..This study explores the application to use the Hounsfield units (HU) distribution of coronary plaques imaged by multislice computed tomography-coronary angiography (MSCT-CA)...
  70. doi request reprint Physiopathology of the aging heart
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology and Cardiology, Erasmus Medical Center, s Gravendijkwal 230, 3015 CE Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiol Clin North Am 46:653-62, v. 2008
    ..This article focuses on recently developed noninvasive techniques, such as cardiac multislice CT and cardiac MR imaging...
  71. ncbi request reprint Effective clinical outcome of a mandibular distraction device using three-dimensional CT with volume rendering in Pierre-Robin sequence
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Acta Biomed 75:122-5. 2004
    ..With this modality quantitative information can be provided in order to measure the entity of airway obstruction and the result of procedure affecting bone structures...
  72. ncbi request reprint Stercorary aseptic peritonitis due to diastatic caecal perforation: computed tomography findings
    Giuseppe Runza
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital, Palermo, Italy
    Acta Biomed 77:106-8. 2006
    ..We present a case of caecal perforation associated with sub-occlusive carcinoma of the left colon and hypotonic colitis caused by chronic lavative abuse, demonstrated with Computed Tomography...
  73. doi request reprint Cardiac magnetic resonance in cocaine-induced myocardial damage
    Teresa Arcadi
    SDN Foundation, IRCCS, Naples, Italy
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 30:769-71. 2014
    ..The patient underwent cardiac CT that reported diffuse non-obstructive CAD. Cardiac MR showed LGE patterns consistent with non-ischemic myocardial damage associated with cocaine abuse. ..
  74. ncbi request reprint Liver haemangiomas undetermined at grey-scale ultrasound: contrast-enhancement patterns with SonoVue and pulse-inversion US
    Tommaso Vincenzo Bartolotta
    Department of Radiology, University of Palermo, Via del Vespro 127, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Eur Radiol 15:685-93. 2005
    ..In conclusion, PI after the administration of SonoVue enabled the depiction of typical contrast-enhancement patterns in haemangiomas undetermined at baseline US...
  75. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. Multislice computed tomography for the evaluation and follow-up of stenting of aortic coarctation
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, Dr Molenwaterplein, 40, 3015 GD, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Circulation 109:e176. 2004
  76. ncbi request reprint Advantages of retrospective ECG-gating in cardio-thoracic imaging with 16-row multislice computed tomography
    Filippo Cademartiri
    Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Biomed 74:126-30. 2003
    ..To test the added information of a retrospective ECG-gating to the 16-row Multislice Computed Tomography (MSCT) scan of intrathoracic vessels...