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  1. Diabetes mellitus (DM) is recognised as a major health problem. Ninety-nine percent of diabetics suffer from type 2 DM and 10% from type 1 and other types of DM. The number of diabetic patients worldwide is ex...

    Authors: Athanasios E. Raptis, Konstantinos P. Markakis, Maria C. Mazioti, Sotirios A. Raptis and George D. Dimitriadis

    Citation: Insights into Imaging 2011 2:68

    Content type: Review

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  2. The aims of this review are to compare and contrast the available stereotactic equipment, and to describe the variety of needle types used and their affect on pathological results and subsequent patient manage...

    Authors: Victoria Ames and Peter D. Britton

    Citation: Insights into Imaging 2011 2:64

    Content type: Review

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  3. The energy spectrum of X-ray photons after passage through an absorber contains information about its elemental composition. Thus, tissue characterisation becomes feasible provided that absorption characterist...

    Authors: Juergen Fornaro, Sebastian Leschka, Dennis Hibbeln, Anthony Butler, Nigel Anderson, Gregor Pache, Hans Scheffel, Simon Wildermuth, Hatem Alkadhi and Paul Stolzmann

    Citation: Insights into Imaging 2011 2:57

    Content type: Review

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  4. Spinal involvement is frequent in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and seronegative spondyloarthritides (SpA), and its diagnosis is important. Thus, MRI and CT are increasingly used, although radiography is the recom...

    Authors: Anne Grethe Jurik

    Citation: Insights into Imaging 2011 2:61

    Content type: Pictorial Review

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  5. Computed tomographic colonography (CTC) is a reliable technique for detecting tumoral lesions in the colon. However, good performance of polyp detection is only achieved if experienced CTC radiologists combine...

    Authors: Philippe Lefere and Stefaan Gryspeerdt

    Citation: Insights into Imaging 2011 2:54

    Content type: Pictorial Review

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  6. Pneumatosis intestinalis is defined as the presence of gas within the wall of the gastrointestinal tract. Originally described on plain abdominal radiographs, it is an imaging sign rather than a specific diagn...

    Authors: Jin Hong Wang, Alessandro Furlan, Diana Kaya, Satoshi Goshima, Mitchell Tublin and Kyongtae T. Bae

    Citation: Insights into Imaging 2010 2:55

    Content type: Pictorial Review

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  7. To assess the feasibility of single-breath-hold three-dimensional cine b-SSFP (balanced steady-state free precession gradient echo) sequence (3D-cine), accelerated with k-t BLAST (broad-use linear acquisition ...

    Authors: Erica Maffei, Giancarlo Messalli, Chiara Martini, Alexia Rossi, Niels van Pelt, Robert-Jan van Geuns, Annick C. Weustink, Nico R. Mollet, Koen Nieman, Annachiara Aldrovandi, Massimo Imbriaco, Jan Bogaert and Filippo Cademartiri

    Citation: Insights into Imaging 2010 2:56

    Content type: Original Article

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  8. To assess the prognostic relevance of 64-slice computed tomography coronary angiography (CT-CA) and symptoms in diabetics and non-diabetics referred for cardiac evaluation.

    Authors: Erica Maffei, Sara Seitun, Chiara Martini, Andrea Igoren Guaricci, Giuseppe Tarantini, Niels van Pelt, Annick C. Weustink, Nico R. Mollet, Elena Berti, Roberto Grilli, Giancarlo Messalli, Annachiara Aldrovandi and Filippo Cademartiri

    Citation: Insights into Imaging 2010 2:53

    Content type: Original Article

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  9. Colonic diverticulitis (CD) is a common entity whose diagnosis is particularly based on computed tomography (CT) examination, which is the imaging technique of choice. However, unusual CT findings of CD may le...

    Authors: Ismahen Ben Yaacoub, Isabelle Boulay-Coletta, Marie Christine Jullès and Marc Zins

    Citation: Insights into Imaging 2010 2:51

    Content type: Pictorial Review

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  10. In recent years, technical advances and improvements in cardiac computed tomography (CT) and cardiac magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) have provoked increasing interest in the potential clinical role of these t...

    Authors: Konstantin Nikolaou, Hatem Alkadhi, Fabian Bamberg, Sebastian Leschka and Bernd J. Wintersperger

    Citation: Insights into Imaging 2010 2:49

    Content type: Review

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  11. A lung cyst is defined as a round parenchymal lucency or area of low attenuation with a thin wall. They are not uncommon findings on high-resolution (HR) thoracic computed tomography (CT) and when identified, ...

    Authors: Peter Beddy, Judith Babar and Anand Devaraj

    Citation: Insights into Imaging 2010 2:50

    Content type: Review

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  12. Pancreas transplantation is a surgical treatment for diabetes mellitus. More than 23,000 pancreas transplants have now been reported to the International Transplant Registry (IPTR). Early diagnosis and therapy...

    Authors: Frances A. Hampson, Susan J. Freeman, Julia Ertner, Martin Drage, Andrew Butler, Chris J. Watson and Ashley S. Shaw

    Citation: Insights into Imaging 2010 1:46

    Content type: Pictorial Review

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  13. The radiologist’s visual impression of images is transmitted, via non-visual means (the report), to the clinician. There are several complex steps from the perception of the images by the radiologist to the un...

    Authors: Durr-e- Sabih, Ayan Sabih, Quratulain Sabih and Ali N. Khan

    Citation: Insights into Imaging 2010 2:48

    Content type: Review

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  14. This review article discusses technical aspects of computed tomography (CT) imaging of the spine. Patient positioning, and its influence on image quality and movement artefact, is discussed. Particular emphasi...

    Authors: Bernhard Tins

    Citation: Insights into Imaging 2010 1:47

    Content type: Review

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  15. Cardiac magnetic resonance imaging (CMR) has undergone considerable technology advances in recent years, so that it is now entering into mainstream cardiac imaging practice. In particular, CMR is proving to be...

    Authors: Ailbhe C. O’Neill, Shaunagh McDermott, Carole A. Ridge, Kenneth McDonald, David Keane and Jonathan D. Dodd

    Citation: Insights into Imaging 2010 1:45

    Content type: Review

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  16. Pancreas transplantation is an effective treatment for type 1 diabetes mellitus and is being increasingly performed worldwide. Early recognition of graft-related complications is fundamental for graft survival...

    Authors: Manuela França, Manuela Certo, Lasalete Martins, Pedro Varzim, Manuel Teixeira, António Castro Henriques, António Manuel Ribeiro and Filipe Caseiro Alves

    Citation: Insights into Imaging 2010 1:41

    Content type: Pictorial Review

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  17. In this article we review the ever increasing role of imaging in endometrial and cervical cancer. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) has emerged as the most widely used technique in the management of women with ...

    Authors: Shilpa Patel, Sidath H. Liyanage, Anju Sahdev, Andrea G. Rockall and Rodney H. Reznek

    Citation: Insights into Imaging 2010 1:42

    Content type: Review

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  18. Apart from the historical and clinical relevance of positron emission tomography (PET) with 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose (18F-FDG), various other new tracers are gaining a remarkable place in functional imaging. The...

    Authors: Egesta Lopci, Cristina Nanni, Paolo Castellucci, Gian Carlo Montini, Vincenzo Allegri, Domenico Rubello, Franca Chierichetti, Valentina Ambrosini and Stefano Fanti

    Citation: Insights into Imaging 2010 1:40

    Content type: Review

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  19. To review the computed tomography (CT) findings of common and uncommon high-attenuation pulmonary lesions and to present a classification scheme of the various entities that can result in high-attenuation pulm...

    Authors: Naim Ceylan, Selen Bayraktaroglu, Recep Savaş and Hudaver Alper

    Citation: Insights into Imaging 2010 1:39

    Content type: Pictorial Review

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  20. ECG-gated multislice CT provides a cost-effective, non-invasive technology for evaluation of the coronary arteries, as well as for additional clinical applications, which require morphological assessment of th...

    Authors: Ethan J. Halpern

    Citation: Insights into Imaging 2010 1:38

    Content type: Pictorial Review

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  21. The typical histological features of chronic hepatitis and cirrhosis are variable degrees of hepatocellular necrosis and inflammation (activity or grade of disease), fibrosis (stage of disease), and associated...

    Authors: Luis Martí-Bonmatí and Fructuoso Delgado

    Citation: Insights into Imaging 2010 1:34

    Content type: Review

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  22. Kawasaki disease (KD) is an acute systemic vasculitis that is currently the leading cause of acquired heart disease in childhood in the United States. Cardiovascular complications are the major cause of morbid...

    Authors: Ricardo Duarte, Silvia Cisneros, Gabriel Fernandez, Daniel Castellon, Cesar Cattani, Cíntia A Melo and Asier Apocada

    Citation: Insights into Imaging 2010 1:35

    Content type: Review

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  23. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the relationship of the radiological research activity from 1998 to 2007 to the gross domestic product (GDP), health expenditure and public expenditure on education.

    Authors: David Spitzmueller, Juerg Hodler, Burkhardt Seifert and Marco Zanetti

    Citation: Insights into Imaging 2010 1:33

    Content type: Original Article

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  24. The complex regional anatomy of the nose and paranasal sinuses makes the interpretation of imaging studies of these structures intimidating to many radiologists. This paper aims to provide a key to interpretat...

    Authors: Davide Farina, Marco Ravanelli, Andrea Borghesi and Roberto Maroldi

    Citation: Insights into Imaging 2010 1:30

    Content type: Review

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  25. To describe and classify the varied ultrasound features of tendinous involvement in relation to tophi in chronic tophaceous gout so that they are better recognised.

    Authors: Eloy de Ávila Fernandes, Gabriel B. Sandim, Sônia A. V. Mitraud, Edson S. Kubota, Antonio J. L. Ferrari and Artur R. C. Fernandes

    Citation: Insights into Imaging 2010 1:31

    Content type: Original Article

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  26. The objective of this study was to describe the sonographic features of deep-seated lipomas.

    Authors: Bhawan K. Paunipagar, James F. Griffith, Darshana D. Rasalkar, L. T. C. Chow, S. M. Kumta and Anil Ahuja

    Citation: Insights into Imaging 2010 1:19

    Content type: Original Article

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  27. The recent decline in autopsy rates and lack of human anatomical material donated for research and training has resulted in issues for medical training in the United Kingdom. This study aims to examine the fea...

    Authors: Silvia Schievano, Neil J. Sebire, Nicola J. Robertson, Andrew M. Taylor and Sudhin Thayyil

    Citation: Insights into Imaging 2010 1:28

    Content type: Original Article

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  28. This joint paper outlines the current status and future outlook of the cooperation between radiology specialists and general practitioners. It discusses issues of referrals in primary care, imaging requirement...

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    Citation: Insights into Imaging 2010 1:24

    Content type: Statement

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  29. Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is a primary malignant tumor of the liver that accounts for an important health problem worldwide. Only 10–15% of HCC patients are suitable candidates for hepatic resection and l...

    Authors: Beatrijs A. Seinstra, Otto M. van Delden, Karel J. van Erpecum, Richard van Hillegersberg, Willem P. Th. M. Mali and Maurice A. A. J. van den Bosch

    Citation: Insights into Imaging 2010 1:27

    Content type: Review

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  30. Because of the importance of biomarkers within medicine as a whole and the increasing realisation that imaging can safely provide biomarkers, the ESR executive commissioned this report by experts in the field....

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    Citation: Insights into Imaging 2010 1:25

    Content type: Statement

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  31. This study assessed students’ awareness of radiation exposures and determined the impact a curriculum in clinical radiology (CICR) had on awareness.

    Authors: Jennifer O’Sullivan, Owen J. O’Connor, Kevin O’Regan, Bronagh Clarke, Louise N. Burgoyne, Max F. Ryan and Michael M. Maher

    Citation: Insights into Imaging 2010 1:9

    Content type: Original Article

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