echoencephalography

Summary

Summary: Use of reflected ultrasound in the diagnosis of intracranial pathologic processes.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Neuroimaging in the preterm infant
    Linda S de Vries
    Department of Neonatology, Wilhelmina Children s Hospital, UMCU, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Ment Retard Dev Disabil Res Rev 8:273-80. 2002
  2. ncbi Fetal trauma: brain imaging in four neonates
    Luc Breysem
    Department of Radiology, University Hospitals, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Radiol 14:1609-14. 2004
  3. ncbi Blood-flow volume quantification in internal carotid and vertebral arteries: comparison of 3 different ultrasound techniques with phase-contrast MR imaging
    S O Oktar
    Department of Radiology, School of Medicine, Gazi University, Besevler, Ankara, Turkey
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 27:363-9. 2006
  4. ncbi Adverse neurodevelopmental outcomes among extremely low birth weight infants with a normal head ultrasound: prevalence and antecedents
    Abbot R Laptook
    Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Pediatrics 115:673-80. 2005
  5. ncbi Fetal brain Doppler to predict cesarean delivery for nonreassuring fetal status in term small-for-gestational-age fetuses
    Rogelio Cruz-Martínez
    Department of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Institute Clinic of Gynecology, Obstetrics and Neonatology, Hospital Clinic IDIBAPS, University of Barcelona and Centre for Biomedical Research on Rare Diseases CIBER ER, Barcelona, Spain
    Obstet Gynecol 117:618-26. 2011
  6. pmc Neonatal cranial ultrasound lesions and developmental delays at 2 years of age among extremely low gestational age children
    T MICHAEL O'SHEA
    Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Department of Pediatrics, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Pediatrics 122:e662-9. 2008
  7. ncbi Rigid registration of 3-D ultrasound with MR images: a new approach combining intensity and gradient information
    A Roche
    INRIA Projet Epidaure, Sophia Antipolis, France
    IEEE Trans Med Imaging 20:1038-49. 2001
  8. ncbi Normal sonographic development of the central nervous system from the second trimester onwards using 2D, 3D and transvaginal sonography
    Ana Monteagudo
    Division of Obstetrical and Gynecological Ultrasound, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, NYU School of Medicine, 530 First Avenue NB9N26, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Prenat Diagn 29:326-39. 2009
  9. ncbi Test-retest reliability of functional transcranial Doppler ultrasonography
    N Stroobant
    Centre for Cardiac Surgery, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Ultrasound Med Biol 27:509-14. 2001
  10. pmc Neonatal cranial ultrasound versus MRI and neurodevelopmental outcome at school age in children born preterm
    K J Rademaker
    KE 04 123 1, University Medical Centre Utrecht Wilhelmina Children s Hospital, PO Box 85090, 3508 AB Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 90:F489-93. 2005

Research Grants

  1. Shear-mode Transcranial Ultrasound Imaging
    Gregory Clement; Fiscal Year: 2005
  2. An image-guided neurosurgical workstation
    Paul Glimcher; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. Development of Cerebral Autoregulation in VLBW Infants
    Jeffrey Kaiser; Fiscal Year: 2006
  4. Local Tomography for Radiation Therapy Tumor Imaging
    MARK ANASTASIO; Fiscal Year: 2005
  5. EPIDEMIOLOGY OF EARLY CNS INJURY & PSYCHOPATHOLOGY AT 13
    Agnes Whitaker; Fiscal Year: 2003
  6. MOLECULAR PHARMACOLOGY OF GLUTAMATE RECEPTORS
    Keith Williams; Fiscal Year: 2008
  7. Maternal antidepressant use and fetal neurobehavior
    Amy Salisbury; Fiscal Year: 2006
  8. Subharmonic Microbubble Signals for Pressure Estimation
    Flemming Forsberg; Fiscal Year: 2008
  9. Phase-Contrast Imaging of Microvascular Stucture
    MARK ANASTASIO; Fiscal Year: 2006
  10. Cryosurgery with Electrical Impedance Tomography
    Alexander Hartov; Fiscal Year: 2001

Detail Information

Publications189 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Neuroimaging in the preterm infant
    Linda S de Vries
    Department of Neonatology, Wilhelmina Children s Hospital, UMCU, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Ment Retard Dev Disabil Res Rev 8:273-80. 2002
  2. ncbi Fetal trauma: brain imaging in four neonates
    Luc Breysem
    Department of Radiology, University Hospitals, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Radiol 14:1609-14. 2004
    ..Blunt abdominal trauma during pregnancy can cause fetal cranial injury. In our cases, skull fracture, intracranial hemorrhage and hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy were encountered...
  3. ncbi Blood-flow volume quantification in internal carotid and vertebral arteries: comparison of 3 different ultrasound techniques with phase-contrast MR imaging
    S O Oktar
    Department of Radiology, School of Medicine, Gazi University, Besevler, Ankara, Turkey
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 27:363-9. 2006
    ....
  4. ncbi Adverse neurodevelopmental outcomes among extremely low birth weight infants with a normal head ultrasound: prevalence and antecedents
    Abbot R Laptook
    Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Pediatrics 115:673-80. 2005
    ..This study examined the prevalence of and risk factors for CP and impaired mental development among ELBW infants with a normal HUS...
  5. ncbi Fetal brain Doppler to predict cesarean delivery for nonreassuring fetal status in term small-for-gestational-age fetuses
    Rogelio Cruz-Martínez
    Department of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Institute Clinic of Gynecology, Obstetrics and Neonatology, Hospital Clinic IDIBAPS, University of Barcelona and Centre for Biomedical Research on Rare Diseases CIBER ER, Barcelona, Spain
    Obstet Gynecol 117:618-26. 2011
    ..To estimate the value of fetal brain Doppler in predicting the risk of cesarean delivery for nonreassuring fetal status and neonatal acidosis after labor induction in small-for-gestational-age fetuses with normal umbilical artery Doppler...
  6. pmc Neonatal cranial ultrasound lesions and developmental delays at 2 years of age among extremely low gestational age children
    T MICHAEL O'SHEA
    Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Department of Pediatrics, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Pediatrics 122:e662-9. 2008
    ..Studies of the relationship between ultrasound images from preterm newborns and developmental delay most often are based on small samples defined by birth weight and exclude infants not testable with standardized assessments...
  7. ncbi Rigid registration of 3-D ultrasound with MR images: a new approach combining intensity and gradient information
    A Roche
    INRIA Projet Epidaure, Sophia Antipolis, France
    IEEE Trans Med Imaging 20:1038-49. 2001
    ..A cross-validation study has been carried out using a number of phantom and clinical data. This indicates that the method is quite robust and that the worst registration errors are of the order of the MR image resolution...
  8. ncbi Normal sonographic development of the central nervous system from the second trimester onwards using 2D, 3D and transvaginal sonography
    Ana Monteagudo
    Division of Obstetrical and Gynecological Ultrasound, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, NYU School of Medicine, 530 First Avenue NB9N26, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Prenat Diagn 29:326-39. 2009
    ..An added benefit of 3D sonography is the ability to display and render the volume in a variety of ways which may enhance the detection of pathology...
  9. ncbi Test-retest reliability of functional transcranial Doppler ultrasonography
    N Stroobant
    Centre for Cardiac Surgery, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Ultrasound Med Biol 27:509-14. 2001
    ..We conclude that functional neuroimaging studies based on blood flow data should preferably select cognitive paradigms that demonstrated sufficient test-retest reliability...
  10. pmc Neonatal cranial ultrasound versus MRI and neurodevelopmental outcome at school age in children born preterm
    K J Rademaker
    KE 04 123 1, University Medical Centre Utrecht Wilhelmina Children s Hospital, PO Box 85090, 3508 AB Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 90:F489-93. 2005
    ..To examine the correlation between neonatal cranial ultrasound and school age magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and neurodevelopmental outcome...
  11. ncbi Parenchymal brain injury in the preterm infant: comparison of cranial ultrasound, MRI and neurodevelopmental outcome
    A M Roelants-van Rijn
    Department of Neonatology, Wilhelmina Children's Hospital, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Neuropediatrics 32:80-9. 2001
    ..MRI at term age could assess the PLIC, which was useful in children with unilateral parenchymal involvement, for prediction of subsequent hemiplegia and, to a lesser degree, in bilateral c-PVL for prediction of diplegia or quadriplegia...
  12. ncbi Automatic non-linear MRI-ultrasound registration for the correction of intra-operative brain deformations
    Tal Arbel
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Centre for Intelligent Machines, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Comput Aided Surg 9:123-36. 2004
    ..In this paper, we explore the use of acquiring intra-operative ultrasound (US) images for the quantification of and correction for non-linear brain deformations...
  13. ncbi Noninvasive determination of language lateralization by functional transcranial Doppler sonography: a comparison with the Wada test
    S Knecht
    Department of Neurology, University of Munster, Germany
    Stroke 29:82-6. 1998
    ..In the present study we investigated the validity of fTCD in determining the hemispheric dominance for language by direct comparison of fTCD with intracarotid amobarbital anesthesia (Wada test)...
  14. pmc Limitations of ultrasonography for diagnosing white matter damage in preterm infants
    T Debillon
    Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, University Hospital, Nantes, France
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 88:F275-9. 2003
    ..To compare the accuracy of ultrasonography (US) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in diagnosing white matter abnormalities in preterm infants and to determine the specific indications for MRI...
  15. ncbi Trends in severe brain injury and neurodevelopmental outcome in premature newborn infants: the role of cystic periventricular leukomalacia
    Shannon E G Hamrick
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Francisco, CA 94143 0663, USA
    J Pediatr 145:593-9. 2004
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  16. ncbi Comparison of findings on cranial ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging in preterm infants
    E F Maalouf
    Department of Paediatrics, Imperial College School of Medicine, Hammersmith Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Pediatrics 107:719-27. 2001
    ..In addition, normal WM echogenicity on US is not a good predictor of normal WM signal intensity on MRI...
  17. ncbi Ultrasound abnormalities preceding cerebral palsy in high-risk preterm infants
    Linda S de Vries
    Department of Neonatology, Wilhelmina Children s Hospital, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr 144:815-20. 2004
    ..To assess sequential high-resolution cranial ultrasound (US) in high-risk preterm infants to predict cerebral palsy (CP)...
  18. ncbi White matter injury in the premature infant: a comparison between serial cranial sonographic and MR findings at term
    Terrie E Inder
    Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 24:805-9. 2003
    ....
  19. ncbi Unilateral parenchymal haemorrhagic infarction in the preterm infant
    L S de Vries
    Department of Neonatology, Wilhelmina Children s Hospital, UMC, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 5:139-49. 2001
    ..In our experience it is possible to make this distinction in most cases, when performing both sequential ultrasonography as well as selective magnetic resonance imaging during the neonatal period...
  20. ncbi Brain parenchyma sonography discriminates Parkinson's disease and atypical parkinsonian syndromes
    U Walter
    Department of Neurology, Rostock University, Germany
    Neurology 60:74-7. 2003
    ..To study the use of brain parenchyma sonography (BPS) in discriminating between patients with idiopathic PD (IPD) and atypical parkinsonian syndromes (APS)...
  21. ncbi Neonatal brain magnetic resonance imaging before discharge is better than serial cranial ultrasound in predicting cerebral palsy in very low birth weight preterm infants
    Majid Mirmiran
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatal and Developmental Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California 94304 5731, USA
    Pediatrics 114:992-8. 2004
    ..To compare the value of serial cranial ultrasound (US) with a single magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) before discharge in very low birth weight preterm infants to predict cerebral palsy (CP)...
  22. pmc Clinical data predict neurodevelopmental outcome better than head ultrasound in extremely low birth weight infants
    Eduardo Broitman
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Pediatr 151:500-5, 505.e1-2. 2007
    ..To determine the relative contribution of clinical data versus head ultrasound scanning (HUS) in predicting neurodevelopmental impairment (NDI) in extremely low birth weight infants...
  23. ncbi Differences in substantia nigra echogenicity of nosological subtypes within the schizophrenic spectrum. A preliminary transcranial ultrasound study
    B E Jabs
    Department of Psychiatry, Julius Maximilians University, Wurzburg, Germany
    Neuropsychobiology 44:183-6. 2001
    ..Here, transcranial sonography (TCS) was used to test for differences in the susceptibility to NIP related to the echogenicity of the substantia nigra (SN) in different schizophrenic subforms...
  24. ncbi Imaging of the brain in full-term neonates: does sonography still play a role?
    Alan Daneman
    Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, M5G 1X8, Canada
    Pediatr Radiol 36:636-46. 2006
    ..Such studies may help us select which patients really require MR imaging...
  25. ncbi Comparing brain white matter on sequential cranial ultrasound and MRI in very preterm infants
    Lara M Leijser
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, Leiden University Medical Center, RC Leiden, The Netherlands
    Neuroradiology 50:799-811. 2008
    ....
  26. ncbi The incidence, timing, and predisposing factors of germinal matrix and intraventricular hemorrhage (GMH/IVH) in preterm neonates
    Hassan Kadri
    Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Department of Neurosurgery, Moassat University Hospital, P O Box 12183, Damascus, Syria
    Childs Nerv Syst 22:1086-90. 2006
    ..The purpose of this paper is to address these two issues in our patient population to allocate our resources to those at highest risk...
  27. ncbi Comparing the diagnosis of white matter injury in premature newborns with serial MR imaging and transfontanel ultrasonography findings
    Steven P Miller
    Department of Neurology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 24:1661-9. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to compare the diagnosis of white matter injury detected by serial MR imaging and ultrasonography of a contemporary cohort of premature neonates...
  28. ncbi Fetal brain sonography and fetal heart rate patterns in the preterm fetus
    Fleur M Rosier-van Dunné
    VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:296.e1-6. 2008
    ..The objective of the study was to study whether peri- and intraventricular echodensities in the brain of fetuses at risk for preterm birth are associated with changes in fetal heart rate (FHR) parameters...
  29. ncbi Sonographic demonstration of brain injury in fetuses with severe red blood cell alloimmunization undergoing intrauterine transfusions
    T Ghi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 23:428-31. 2004
    ..To assess sonographically brain anatomy in fetuses with severe anemia due to red blood cell alloimmunization undergoing intrauterine intravascular transfusions...
  30. ncbi The General Movements in children with Down syndrome
    Luigi Mazzone
    Division of Child Neuropsychiatry, Department of Pediatrics, University of Catania, Via S Sofia, 78, 95100 Catania, Italy
    Early Hum Dev 79:119-30. 2004
    ..Aim of our study was to describe the character of General Movements (GMs) in children with Down Syndrome (DS)...
  31. ncbi Late onset microcephaly: failure of prenatal diagnosis
    P Schwarzler
    Fetal Medicine Unit and Department of Public Health Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 22:640-2. 2003
    ..However, even sex-specific charts may not allow the recognition of a substantial number of affected fetuses...
  32. ncbi Cranial ultrasound in metabolic disorders presenting in the neonatal period: characteristic features and comparison with MR imaging
    L M Leijser
    Department of Paediatrics and Neonatal Medicine, Imperial College, Hammersmith Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 28:1223-31. 2007
    ..A secondary aim, when possible, was to address the question of whether brain MR imaging is more informative by comparing cUS to MR imaging findings...
  33. ncbi Neuroimaging and neurodevelopmental outcomes in preterm infants
    Susan R Hintz
    Division of Neonatal and Developmental Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Semin Perinatol 32:11-9. 2008
    ..Despite extensive experience with neonatal neuroimaging, significant questions still remain. Substantial controversies exist pertaining to when and how neuroimaging should be performed and how images should be interpreted...
  34. ncbi A multi-modal 2D/3D registration scheme for preterm brain images
    Jef Vandemeulebroucke
    Departamento de Automao e Sistemas, Univ Fed de Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:3341-4. 2006
    ..In this article we present a semi-automatic 2D US-3D MRI registration scheme combining an interactive initialization step, B-spline image interpolation, a mutual information based metric and an evolutionary algorithm optimization scheme...
  35. ncbi Hemimegalencephaly misdiagnosed as a congenital brain tumor by fetal cerebral ultrasonography
    Shigeru Nishimaki
    Department of Pediatrics, Yokohama City University School of Medicine, Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan
    Prenat Diagn 24:257-9. 2004
    ..To describe a case of hemimegalencephaly misdiagnosed prenatally...
  36. ncbi Grey and white matter distribution in very preterm adolescents mediates neurodevelopmental outcome
    Chiara Nosarti
    Department of Psychiatry, King s College London Institute of Psychiatry, Denmark Hill, London, UK
    Brain 131:205-17. 2008
    ..Thus, anatomical brain changes may contribute to specific cognitive deficits associated with VPT birth and could be used in the identification of those individuals who may be at increased risk for cognitive impairment...
  37. ncbi A limited range of measures of 2-D ultrasound correlate with 3-D MRI cerebral volumes in the premature infant at term
    Nigel G Anderson
    Radiology Department, Christchurch Women s Hospital, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Ultrasound Med Biol 30:11-8. 2004
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  38. ncbi Early nasal continuous positive airway pressure in a cohort of the smallest infants in Denmark: neurodevelopmental outcome at five years of age
    Bo M Hansen
    Department of Neonatology, JMC Section 5021, Rigshospitalet, Blegdamsvej 9, DK 2100 Copenhagen O, Denmark
    Acta Paediatr 93:190-5. 2004
    ..To evaluate neurodevelopmental outcome at age 5 y of age in a cohort of preterm children treated mainly with nasal continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) in the neonatal period...
  39. ncbi Cord blood myeloperoxidase in preterm infants with periventricular hyperechogenicity
    Chien An Wang
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children s Hospital, Kaoshiung, Taiwan
    Chang Gung Med J 27:337-43. 2004
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  40. ncbi Cerebral palsy among very preterm children in relation to gestational age and neonatal ultrasound abnormalities: the EPIPAGE cohort study
    Pierre Yves Ancel
    Inserm U149 Research Unit on Perinatal Health and Women s Health, Villejuif, France
    Pediatrics 117:828-35. 2006
    ..To estimate the prevalence of cerebral palsy at 2 years of age among children born very preterm, according to gestational age, infant gender, plurality, and neonatal cranial ultrasound abnormalities...
  41. ncbi Prenatal cranial ultrasound features of duplication chromosome 3q(21-24)
    Nicole Roberts
    Prenat Diagn 26:293-5. 2006
  42. ncbi Early fatal pontocerebellar hypoplasia with simplified cerebral gyration and pseudolissencephaly. A neuroradiological pitfall
    Adrienne Hoffmann
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Fetal Diagn Ther 21:161-7. 2006
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  43. ncbi Grades I-II intraventricular hemorrhage in extremely low birth weight infants: effects on neurodevelopment
    Kousiki Patra
    Department of Pediatrics at Rainbow Babies and Children s Hospital, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    J Pediatr 149:169-73. 2006
    ..To quantify the effect of grades I-II intraventricular hemorrhage (IVH) on the neurosensory and cognitive outcomes of extremely low birth weight infants...
  44. ncbi [Sonographic cerebral sulcal pattern in normal fetuses]
    A Ruiz
    Service de Radiologie, Hopital Clocheville, Tours
    J Radiol 87:49-55. 2006
    ..Define normal sulcation patterns and their chronological order of appearance on transabdominal ultrasound by comparing them with brain maturation references available in fetopathological studies and MRI findings...
  45. ncbi Neonatal porencephaly in very low birth weight infants: ultrasound timing of asphyxial injury and neurodevelopmental outcome at two years of age
    G Tonni
    Department of Obstetrics Gynaecology, AUSL Reggio Emilia, Regio Emilia, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 18:361-5. 2005
    ..All newborns underwent careful neurodevelopmental outcome at 2 years of corrected age...
  46. ncbi White matter damage in neonatal enterovirus meningoencephalitis
    M A Verboon-Maciolek
    Department of Neonatology, University Medical Center, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Neurology 66:1267-9. 2006
    ..Two infants developed cerebral palsy: one was neurologically suspect at age 18 months, and three were developmentally normal...
  47. ncbi Molar tooth sign in fetal brain magnetic resonance imaging leading to the prenatal diagnosis of Joubert syndrome and related disorders
    Joel Fluss
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Child Neurol 21:320-4. 2006
    ..We report a case of Joubert syndrome diagnosed prenatally using fetal MRI. We also discuss the etiology of Joubert syndrome in view of the recent genetic advances and murine models of cerebellar dysgenesis...
  48. ncbi Bacillus cereus meningoencephalitis in preterm infants: neuroimaging characteristics
    Maarten H Lequin
    Department of Radiology, Sophia Children s Hospital, Erasmus MC University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 26:2137-43. 2005
    ..In this report we focus on the deleterious clinical course and imaging characteristics of proven Bacillus cereus meningoencephalitis...
  49. ncbi Fetal schizencephaly: pre- and postnatal imaging with a review of the clinical manifestations
    Karen Y Oh
    Department of Radiology, University of Utah, 30 N 1900 E, SOM1A71, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Radiographics 25:647-57. 2005
    ..The differential diagnosis for a cerebrospinal fluid-containing abnormality of the fetal brain includes both developmental and destructive lesions. Prenatal detection of schizencephaly can assist in management of the pregnancy...
  50. ncbi A normal second-trimester ultrasound does not exclude intracranial structural pathology--a case of hemimegalencephaly
    Shalini Patni
    Prenat Diagn 26:1089-90. 2006
  51. ncbi Postnatal evaluation of schizencephaly by transfontanellar three-dimensional sonography
    Edward Araujo Júnior
    Ultrasound Training Center of Sao Paulo CETRUS, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Clin Ultrasound 35:351-5. 2007
    ..We present a case of type II schizencephaly diagnosed on the 29th week of gestation with 2D sonography and describe the main findings with 3D sonography in surface and transparency modes performed in the neonatal period via the fontanel...
  52. ncbi [Neonatal MRI and neurodevelopmental outcomes in preterm infants]
    C Adamsbaum
    Service de Radiologie, Hopital Saint Vincent de Paul, 82, av Denfert Rochereau, 75674 Paris Cedex 14, France
    J Radiol 88:601-3. 2007
  53. ncbi Computer analysis of three-dimensional power angiography images of foetal cerebral, lung and placental circulation in normal and high-risk pregnancy
    Mariusz Dubiel
    University School of Medical Sciences, Department of Perinatology and Gynecology, University Hospital, Poznan, Poland
    Ultrasound Med Biol 31:321-7. 2005
    ..The new method showed signs of centralization of fetal circulation at the end of gestation. The results might suggest a possible clinical use for fetal surveillance in high-risk pregnancies...
  54. ncbi Structural linear measurements in the newborn brain: accuracy of cranial ultrasound compared to MRI
    Lara M Leijser
    Department of Paediatrics, Hammersmith Hospital, Imperial College, Du Cane Road, London W12 OHS, UK
    Pediatr Radiol 37:640-8. 2007
    ..Cranial ultrasonography (cUS) is the primary method used for evaluating the neonatal brain and it is important to know whether linear measurements made using this technique are accurate...
  55. ncbi Immature white matter lesions in the premature infant
    Petra S Huppi
    J Pediatr 145:575-8. 2004
  56. ncbi Positive temporal sharp waves in preterm infants with and without brain ultrasound lesions
    José Ramón Castro Conde
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of the La Laguna, Ofra s n, La Laguna, S C Tenerife 38320, Spain
    Clin Neurophysiol 115:2479-88. 2004
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  57. ncbi Accurate neurosonographic prediction of brain injury in the surviving fetus after the death of a monochorionic cotwin
    G Simonazzi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 27:517-21. 2006
    ..To assess the feasibility of the prenatal diagnosis using fetal neurosonography of brain injuries in the surviving fetus after the demise of a monochorionic cotwin...
  58. ncbi Systemic hypotension and white-matter damage in preterm infants
    Olaf Dammann
    Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Dev Med Child Neurol 44:82-90. 2002
    ..In sum, these results do not support the hypothesis that systemic hypotension contributes to echolucency among preterm infants...
  59. ncbi Fetal cytomegalovirus infection of the brain: the spectrum of sonographic findings
    Gustavo Malinger
    Fetal Neurology Clinic, the Prenatal Diagnoisis Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gyneclogy, Edith Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 24:28-32. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyze the sonographic spectrum of intracranial abnormalities in fetuses with proved CMV infection and to determine characteristic patterns of this infection...
  60. ncbi Neonatal alloimmune thrombocytopenia: antenatal and postnatal imaging findings in the pediatric brain
    Sonia T Dale
    Department of Radiology, The Royal Children s and Women s Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville, Victoria, Australia 3052
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 23:1457-65. 2002
    ..Our aim was to characterize the neuroradiologic findings and identify, if possible, a consistent pattern of neurologic injury typical of NAIT...
  61. ncbi [Neonatal ultrasonographic cerebral findings: association with risk factor for cerebral palsy]
    K N Staneva
    Klinik fur Kinder und Jugendmedizin, Klinikum Südstadt, Rostock, Germany
    Z Geburtshilfe Neonatol 206:142-50. 2002
    ..Is it possible to identify patients with cerebral palsy (CP) with postnatal ultrasound scan? Which risk factors are associated with an increased risk of CP?...
  62. ncbi Postnatal adaptation of brain circulation in preterm infants
    A Pellicer
    Department of Neonatology and Research Unit, La Paz University Hospital, Madrid, Spain
    Pediatr Neurol 24:103-9. 2001
    ..Early coupling of CBF and metabolic demands is independent of blood pressure. Improved venous return, instead of vasodilation, could be important in this adaptation...
  63. ncbi A normal second-trimester ultrasound does not exclude intracranial structural pathology
    G Malinger
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Edith Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Sackler, School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 20:51-6. 2002
    ..To report the prenatal diagnosis and management of 34 fetuses with various intracranial structural pathologies diagnosed following a normal second-trimester ultrasound examination...
  64. ncbi Adolescents who were born very preterm have decreased brain volumes
    Chiara Nosarti
    Division of Psychological Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Brain 125:1616-23. 2002
    ..The functional significance of these abnormalities merits further investigation...
  65. ncbi Long-term cognitive benefits of antenatal corticosteroids for prematurely born children with cranial ultrasound abnormalities
    Ilan Arad
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 186:818-25. 2002
    ..This study of long-term neurodevelopmental outcomes of antenatal corticosteroid exposure among preterm, very-low-birth-weight infants investigated whether the effects are differential by the presence of neonatal brain injury...
  66. ncbi Magnetic resonance techniques in the evaluation of the fetal and neonatal brain
    B A Bangert
    Department of Radiology, University Hospitals of Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Semin Pediatr Neurol 8:74-88. 2001
    ..This article examines developmental abnormalities as reflected in neuroimaging studies and discusses some of the newer MR modalities and their capabilities...
  67. ncbi [Imaging evolution and incidence of periventricular leukomalacia in preterm infants]
    N Kadoi
    Department of Pediatrics, Kitasato University, School of Medicine, Kanagawa
    No To Hattatsu 24:152-8. 1992
    ..The reliability of brain echography is still controversial in the diagnosis of nonhemorrhagic PVL. Careful follow up is essential even in the infant with no brain echo abnormality...
  68. ncbi [Assessment of the Doppler cerebral blood flow measurement in infants with perinatal trauma]
    Aleksandra Gergont
    Pracownia Neurosonografii Dopplerowskiej, Uniwersytecki Szpital Dziecigcy w Krakowie
    Przegl Lek 64:929-33. 2007
    ..Several complications are of vascular origin. The aim of the study was the assessment of the transcranial Doppler-sonographic (TCD) measurement of cerebral blood flow in infants with perinatal CNS pathology...
  69. doi Prediction of short-term neurological outcome in full-term neonates with hypoxic-ischaemic encephalopathy based on combined use of electroencephalogram and neuro-imaging
    L M Leijser
    Department of Pediatrics, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Neuropediatrics 38:219-27. 2007
    ..In infants with hypoxic-ischaemic encephalopathy (HIE), prediction of the prognosis is based on clinical, neuro-imaging and neurophysiological parameters...
  70. ncbi Integrated backscatter of the brain of preterm infants
    Kou Ichihashi
    Department of Pediatrics, Jichi Medical University, Shimotsuke, Tochigi, Japan
    J Perinat Med 36:253-5. 2008
    ..A-T was greater than P-T. A-T and P-T decreased with increasing gestational age and birth weight. These changes may represent maturation of the cerebrum. A-T or P-T may be useful parameters of cerebral tissue characterization...
  71. pmc Low field strength magnetic resonance imaging of the neonatal brain
    E H Whitby
    Department of Academic Radiology, Floor C, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Glossop Road, Sheffield S10 2JF, UK
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 88:F203-8. 2003
    ..Ultrasound is the reference standard for neonatal imaging...
  72. ncbi Proinflammatory cytokine-receptor interaction model improves the predictability of cerebral white matter injury in preterm infants
    W Thomas Bass
    Division of Neonatal Medicine, Children s Hospital of the King s Daughters, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, Virginia 23507, USA
    Am J Perinatol 25:211-8. 2008
    ..We concluded that consideration of cytokine-receptor interaction may be more important than individual cytokine concentrations alone in determining the role of inflammation in the pathogenesis of WMI in preterm infants...
  73. ncbi Difficulties with prenatal diagnosis of the Walker-Warburg syndrome
    A S C Low
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Obstetrics and Gynecology and Neonatology, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore
    Acta Radiol 46:645-51. 2005
    ....
  74. ncbi Early amplitude-integrated EEG correlates with cord TNF-alpha and brain injury in very preterm infants
    Sverre Wikström
    Department of Pediatrics, Karlstad Central Hospital Karlstad, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 97:915-9. 2008
    ..To investigate if the early electroencephalogram (EEG) and amplitude-integrated EEG (aEEG) in very preterm infants is affected by perinatal inflammation and brain injury, and correlates with long-term outcome...
  75. ncbi [Perinatal brain injury in infants with depressed EEG activities immediately after birth]
    F Hayakawa
    Department of Pediatrics, Anjo Kosei Hospital, Aichi
    No To Hattatsu 28:48-52. 1996
    ..Periventricular leukomalacia rather correlated with moderate depression of EEG activities than severe depression like observed in full-term neonates who have brain lesions due to perinatal asphyxia...
  76. ncbi Transdural doppler ultrasonography monitors cerebral blood flow changes in relation to motor tasks
    Nobuhiko Hatanaka
    Tokyo Metropolitan Institute for Neuroscience, Tokyo Metropolitan Organization for Medical Research, Fuchu, Japan
    Cereb Cortex 19:820-31. 2009
    ..The present study identified arterioles within the cerebral cortex by echoencephalography and color Doppler imaging, and then measured blood flow velocity (BFV) changes in pulsed-wave Doppler mode...
  77. ncbi [X-linked lissencephaly with absent corpus callosum and abnormal genitalia: a report of siblings followed from the prenatal period]
    Yukiko Nanba
    Division of Child Neurology, Institute of Neurological Sciences, Tottori University School of Medicine, Yonago, Tottori
    No To Hattatsu 39:206-9. 2007
    ..Seizures were observed in utero. Cerebral atrophy was progressive postnatally, and fetal echoencephalography indicated that the atrophy might have started in the prenatal period...
  78. ncbi Image-guided ultrasonography for recurrent cystic gliomas
    Y Enchev
    Department of Neurosurgery, Philipps University, Marburg, Germany
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 148:1053-63; discussion 1063. 2006
    ..It was the aim of the present study to evaluate a possible benefit of image-guided intra-operative ultrasonography for the surgery of recurrent gliomas...
  79. ncbi Echogenicity changes in the fetal brain, a 6-year follow-up study
    F M F Rosier-van Dunné
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Research Institute MOVE, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 26:1036-41. 2013
    ..To asses the relation between echogenicity changes in the fetal brain and neurodevelopmental outcome until 6 years of age...
  80. ncbi The cerebral haemodynamics of music perception. A transcranial Doppler sonography study
    S Evers
    Department of Neurology, University of Munster, Germany
    Brain 122:75-85. 1999
    ....
  81. ncbi Evaluation of severe subclavian artery stenosis by color Doppler flow imaging
    Yang Hua
    Department of Vascular Ultrasonography, Xuanwu Hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing, China
    Ultrasound Med Biol 37:358-63. 2011
    ....
  82. ncbi Preoperative cranial ultrasound findings in infants with major congenital heart disease
    Arjan B Te Pas
    Division of Neonatology, Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Acta Paediatr 94:1597-603. 2005
    ..Advances in diagnostic testing and surgical techniques have resulted in reduced mortality in neonates with congenital heart disease (CHD) and a major concern for neurological morbidity in the presence of preoperative neurological injury...
  83. ncbi [Etiologies of cerebral palsy and classical treatment possibilities]
    Ute Maurer
    Klinische Abteilung für Neonatologie, Universitätsklinik für Kinder und Jugendheilkunde, Auenbruggerplatz 30, A 8036 Graz
    Wien Med Wochenschr 152:14-8. 2002
    ....
  84. ncbi Prevalence and volume of internal border zone lesions in patients with impaired cerebral carbon dioxide vasomotor reactivity: a follow-up study
    Robertus H C Bisschops
    Department of Radiology, University Medical Center, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Arch Neurol 60:1233-6. 2003
    ..The precise etiology of border zone infarcts is controversial. Hemodynamic impairment due to obstructive disease of the internal carotid artery (ICA) is suggested as a cause of border zone infarcts...
  85. ncbi Low-intensity focused ultrasound modulates monkey visuomotor behavior
    Thomas Deffieux
    Institut Langevin Ondes et Images, ESPCI ParisTech, CNRS UMR 7587, INSERM U979, Paris 75005, France
    Curr Biol 23:2430-3. 2013
    ..This result supports the use of this approach to study brain function. Neurostimulation with ultrasound could be used for exploratory and therapeutic purposes noninvasively, with potentially unprecedented spatial resolution...
  86. ncbi [Guidelines and prognostic value of cerebral echography]
    A Auriemma
    U O Patologia Neonatale, OORR, Bergamo
    Pediatr Med Chir 25:200-3. 2003
  87. ncbi Measurement of tissue oxygenation index during the first three days in premature born infants
    Gunnar Naulaers
    Department of Paediatrics, University Hospital Leuven, Belgium
    Adv Exp Med Biol 510:379-83. 2003
    ..The increase of TOI is not due to an increase of oxygenation or mean arterial blood pressure. In our opinion, it reflects the increase in cerebral blood flow during the first three days...
  88. ncbi The value of cerebral Doppler venous haemodynamics in the assessment of multiple sclerosis
    Paolo Zamboni
    Vascular Diseases Center, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    J Neurol Sci 282:21-7. 2009
    ..0001). Moreover, this study demonstrates a significant impairment of cerebral venous drainage in patients affected by MS, a mechanism potentially related to increased iron stores...
  89. ncbi First 3D ultrasound scanning, planning, and execution of CT-free milling interventions with a surgical robot
    Philipp J Stolka
    Lehrstuhl für Angewandte Informatik III Robotik und Eingebettete Systeme, Universitat Bayreuth, D 95440, Germany
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2008:5605-10. 2008
    ..This represents, to the best of our knowledge, the first time such a CT-free, 3D-ultrasound-based intervention has been demonstrated in the laboratory...
  90. ncbi Ultrasound-guided aspiration of brain abscesses through a single burr hole
    M Strowitzki
    Department of Neurosurgery, Saarland University Medical School, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Minim Invasive Neurosurg 44:135-40. 2001
    ..Two patients admitted in deep coma died despite an emergency operation. The presented method has proven to be a very powerful guiding tool in the surgical treatment of brain abscesses through a single burr hole approach...
  91. ncbi Choroid plexus papilloma in a Nigerian child: a case report
    O B Bankole
    Department of Surgery, College of Medicine University of Lagos, Lagos University Teaching Hospital, P M B 12003, Lagos, Nigeria
    Niger Postgrad Med J 17:233-6. 2010
    ..The seeming rarity of this disease in our environment may be partly due to the limited availability of CT scanners in many centres and the paucity of Neuroradiologist and Neurosurgeons in sub-Saharan Africa...
  92. pmc Shared brain lateralization patterns in language and Acheulean stone tool production: a functional transcranial Doppler ultrasound study
    Natalie Thaïs Uomini
    Department of Archaeology, Classics and Egyptology, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e72693. 2013
    ..However, language and stone tool-making have so far only been studied separately using a range of neuroimaging techniques and diverse paradigms...
  93. pmc Registration of 3D fetal neurosonography and MRI
    Maria Kuklisova-Murgasova
    Institute of Biomedical Engineering, Department of Engineering Science, University of Oxford, UK Department of Biomedical Engineering, King s College London, UK Centre for the Developing Brain, King s College London, UK Electronic address
    Med Image Anal 17:1137-50. 2013
    ..The intensity average of 27 ultrasound images co-aligned with the pseudo ultrasound template shows good correlation with anatomy of the fetal brain as seen in the reconstructed magnetic resonance image. ..
  94. ncbi Brain ultrasonography in the premature infant
    Corinne Veyrac
    Service de Radiologie Pediatrique, Hopital Arnaud de Villeneuve, Avenue Gaston Giraud, 34295 Montpellier Cedex 5, France
    Pediatr Radiol 36:626-35. 2006
    ..Some uncommon brain lesions of the premature infant are illustrated, e.g. gangliothalamic ischaemic damage, cortical necrosis, focal infarcts, etc. The importance of repeating the US examinations until near term is highlighted...
  95. ncbi [Ultrasonic arrays: new therapeutic developments]
    J F Aubry
    Laboratoire Ondes et Acoustique, CNRS UMR 7587, Universite Paris VII, INSERM, ESPCI, 10 rue Vauquelin, 75005 Paris, France
    J Radiol 88:1801-9. 2007
    ..For all these issues, the potential of new ultrasonic therapy devices able to work both in Transmit and Receive modes will be emphasized and clinical results on monkeys and pigs will be presented...
  96. ncbi Application of intraoperative 3D ultrasound during navigated tumor resection
    D Lindner
    Klinik für Neurochirurgie, Universitat Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Minim Invasive Neurosurg 49:197-202. 2006
    ..Faster navigational datasets and more intuitive image-guided surgery enable novel and user-friendly display techniques...
  97. ncbi Long-term prognostic value of the right ventricular myocardial performance index compared to other indexes of right ventricular function in patients with moderate chronic heart failure
    Enrico Vizzardi
    Section of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Experimental and Applied Medicine, University of Study of Brescia, Brescia, Italy
    Echocardiography 29:773-8. 2012
    ..The aim of the study is to evaluate the possible prognostic role of RV MPI in moderate CHF patients compared to others traditional RV parameters...
  98. pmc Relationship between Tei Index and left ventricular geometric patterns in a hypertensive population: a cross-sectional study
    Kamilu M Karaye
    Department of Medicine, Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Kano, Nigeria
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 9:21. 2011
    ....
  99. ncbi Optic nerve ultrasound for the detection of raised intracranial pressure
    Venkatakrishna Rajajee
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Michigan Health System, 3552 Taubman Health Care Center, 1500 E Medical Center Dr, SPC 5338, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5338, USA
    Neurocrit Care 15:506-15. 2011
    ....
  100. ncbi Late germinal matrix hemorrhage-like lesions in very preterm infants
    Sandra Horsch
    Department of Neonatology, Erasmus Medical Center Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, Netherlands
    J Child Neurol 25:809-14. 2010
    ..Our results suggest that late isolated germinal matrix hemorrhage-like lesions are of clinical significance because of their notable incidence and association with neurodevelopmental outcome...
  101. pmc The ultrasound brain helmet: new transducers and volume registration for in vivo simultaneous multi-transducer 3-D transcranial imaging
    Brooks D Lindsey
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 58:1189-202. 2011
    ..In vivo images are presented, showing cerebral arteries with and without the use of microbubble contrast agent; they have been registered and fused using a simple algorithm which maximizes normalized cross-correlation...

Research Grants16

  1. Shear-mode Transcranial Ultrasound Imaging
    Gregory Clement; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..It could potentially offer a non-ionizing imaging method that could in operate clinically, while introducing a new technique into medical and biological imaging. ..
  2. An image-guided neurosurgical workstation
    Paul Glimcher; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This will let us quickly and easily find brain areas and investigate how they work together to give rise to cognition in ways that are currently unfeasible. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  3. Development of Cerebral Autoregulation in VLBW Infants
    Jeffrey Kaiser; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Kaiser will take advantage of the strong mentoring, protected research time and outstanding academic resources of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences to reach his goal of becoming an independent investigator. ..
  4. Local Tomography for Radiation Therapy Tumor Imaging
    MARK ANASTASIO; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..By increasing the conformality of the radiation therapy treatment procedure, the chances of survival for cancer patients could be improved while simultaneously minimizing the risk of radiation-induced complications. ..
  5. EPIDEMIOLOGY OF EARLY CNS INJURY & PSYCHOPATHOLOGY AT 13
    Agnes Whitaker; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  6. MOLECULAR PHARMACOLOGY OF GLUTAMATE RECEPTORS
    Keith Williams; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  7. Maternal antidepressant use and fetal neurobehavior
    Amy Salisbury; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..A secondary aim of this study is to examine the stability of the individual differences of neurobehavioral measures from the fetal to newborn period. ..
  8. Subharmonic Microbubble Signals for Pressure Estimation
    Flemming Forsberg; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This will allow potentially life-threatening diseases, such as increased pressure in the liver, to be diagnosed early. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  9. Phase-Contrast Imaging of Microvascular Stucture
    MARK ANASTASIO; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The successful completion of our proposed research will establish in-line phase-contrast tomography as an effective and important modality for imaging microvascular structure. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  10. Cryosurgery with Electrical Impedance Tomography
    Alexander Hartov; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The integration of EIT capabilities with their existing equipment would constitutive a unique and possible very significant improvement in the current state of the art in cryosurgery. ..
  11. Novel MRI Contrast Agent for Monitoring Thermal Ablation
    Nathan Mcdannold; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  12. MULTICENTER NETWORK OF NEONATAL INTENSIVE CARE UNITS
    T O SHEA; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  13. Functional Ultrasonic Tissue Pulsatility: Brain Imaging
    JOHN KUCEWICZ; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This new ultrasonic method holds the promise of extremely low cost. Currently, ultrasound instruments with similar complexity can be purchased at prices affordable by primary care clinics. ..
  14. Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound Detection of Angiogenesis
    Flemming Forsberg; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..If successful, this project will permit non-invasive ultrasound evaluations of anti-angiogenic tumor therapies in animals as well as humans. ..
  15. Prostate Cancer Screening With Electrical Impedance Measurements
    Alexander Hartov; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We also will develop new electronics and reconstruction techniques applicable to this configuration. This project capitalizes on our group's extensive experience in impedance imaging. ..
  16. NEAR INFRARED PROBE FOR LOCALIZATION IN DBS
    Cole Giller; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The proposed studies seek to validate and further develop a new method for precise localization of important subcortical structures commonly encountered in stereotactic surgery for Parkinson's disease. ..