Publication(English)  2001

Abe K, Takanashi M, Watanabe Y, Tanaka H, Fujita N, Hirabuki N, Yanagihara T. Decrease in N-acetyleaspartate/creatine ratio in the motor area and the frontal lobe in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Neuroradiology 43: 537-541, 2001

Akira M, Sakatani S. Clinical and high-resolution computed tomographic findings in five patients with pulmonary tuberculosis who developed respiratory failure following chemotherapy. Clin Radiol 56: 550-555,2001

Campbell WL, Peterson MS, Federle MP, Siqueira ES, Slivka A, Grazioli L, Ichikawa T, Oliver JH 3rd, Kim T, Li W. Discrimination of small hepatic hemangiomas from hypervascular malignant tumors smaller than 3 cm with three-phase helical CT. Radiology 219: 699-706,2001

Campbell WL, Peterson MS, Federle MP, Siqueira ES, Slivka A, Grazioli L, Ichikawa T, Oliver JH, Kim T, Li W.Using CT and cholangiography to diagnose biliary tract carcinoma complicating primary sclerosing cholangitis. AJR Am J Roentgenol 177:1095-1100,2001

Cruz M, Murakami T, Tsuda K, Kurachi H, Enomoto T, Kim T, Takahashi S, Nakamura H. Myxoid leiomyoma of the uterus: CT and MRI features. Abdom Imaging 26:98-101,2001

Fujita N, Tanaka H, Takanashi M, Yoshimura H, Hirabuki N, Nakamura H. The lateral geniculate nucleus: anatomical and functional identification using magnetic resonance imaging. American Journal of Neuroradiology 22:1719-1726, 2001

Fujita N. Extravascular contribution of blood oxygenation level-dependent signal changes: a numerical analysis based on a vascular network model. Magn Reson Med.46: 723-34, 2001

Fujiwara M, Yamada N, Ono Y, et al. Magnetic resonance imaging of old myocardial infarction in young patients with a hystory of Kawasaki disease. Clinical Cardiolgy 24:247-252,2001

Fukuchi K, Inenaga T, Suzuki Y, Horita Y, Hayashida K, Ishida Y. Paraganglioma seen with FDG dual-head gamma camera coincidence imaging after false-negative results of I-123 MIBG imaging. Clin Nucl Med 26: 966-967, 2001

Fukuchi K, Yasumura Y, Hayashida K, Ishida Y. Flow-function mismatch in unstable angina pectoris demonstrated by gated Tl-201 SPECT. Clin Nucl Med 26: 977-978, 2001

Hayashi M, Teshima T, Tanisada K, Ohno Y, Inue T, Hiraoka M, Yamashita T, Mitsuhashi N, Sumi M and Japanese PCS Working Group. Automatic search for optimal conditions in clinical studies. Anticancer Research 21(2B): 1371-1374, 2001

Hayashida K, Fukuchi K, Inubushi M, Fukushima K, Imakita S, Kimura K. Embolic distribution through patent foramen ovale demonstrated by 99mTc-MAA brain SPECT after Valsalva radionuclide venography. J Nucl Med 42: 859-863, 2001

Hirooka K, Yasumura Y, Ishida Y, Hanatani A, Nakatani S, Komamura K, Hori M, Yamagishi M, Miyatake K. Comparative left ventricular functional and neurohumoral effects of chronic treatment with carvedilol versus metoprolol in patients with dilated cardiomyopathy. Jpn Circ J 65: 931-936, 2001

Honda O, Johkoh T, Tomiyama N, Kozuka T, Mihara N, Koyama M, Hamada S, Naito H, Nakamura H, Kudo M. High-resolution CT by multidetector-row CT: evaluation of image quality in 11 autopsy lungs an a helical fantom. AJR Am J Roentgenol 177: 875-879, 2001

Imai A, Teshima T, Ohno Y, Inoue T, Yamashita T, Mitsuhashi N, Hiraoka M, Sumi M and Japanese PCS Working Group. The future demand for and structural problems of Japanese Radiotherapy. Jpn J Clin Oncol 31: 135-141, 2001

Inamura K, Konishi J, Nishitani H, Kousaka S, Matsumura Y, Takeda H, Kondoh H, Status of PACS and technology assessment in Japan. Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine, 66: 5-15, 2001

Inoue T, Inoue T, Yoshida K, Yoshioka Y, Shimamoto S, Tanaka E, Yamazaki H, Shimizutani K, Teshima T, Furukawa S. Phase III trial of high- vs. low-dose-rate interstitial radiotherapy for early mobile tongue cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 51: 171-175, 2001

Ishida Y, Nagata S, Uehara T, Yasumura Y, Fukuchi K, Miyatake K. Clinical analysis of myocardial perfusion and metabolism in patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy by single photon emission tomography and positron emission tomography. J Cardiol 37: 121-128, 2001

Iwano S, Ishigaki T, Shimamoto K, Inamura K, Maeda T, Ikeda M, Ishiguchi T, Kozuka T, Detection of subtle pulmonary disease on CR chest images: monochromatic CRT monitor vs color CRT monitor. Eur Radiol 11: 59-64, 2001

Johkoh T, Honda O, Mihara N, Kozuka T, Tomiyama N, Hamada S, Koyama M, Naito H, Nakamura H, Kudo M, Sato N. The pitfalls in the interpretation of mulidetector-row helical CT images at window width and level setting for lung parenchyma. Radiat Med 19: 181-184, 2001

Johkoh T, Honda O, Yamamoto S, Tomiyama N, Koyama M, Kozuka T, Mihara N, Hamada S, Narumi Y, Nakamura H, Kudo M. Evaluation of image quality and spatial resolution of low-dose high pitch multidetector-row helical high-resolution CT in 11 autopsy lungs and a wire phantom. Radiat Med 19: 279-284, 2001

Johkoh T, Kozuka T, Tomiyama N, Hamada S, Honda O, Mihara N, Koyama M, Tsubamoto M, Maeda M, Nakamura H, Fujiwara K. Temporal Subtraction for the Detection of Solitary Pulmonary Nodules on Chest Radiographs: Evaluation of the First Commercially Available Computer-Aided Diagnosis System. Radiology in press.

Johkoh T, Muller NL, Colby TV, Ichikado K, Taniguchi H, Kondoh Y, Fujimoto K, Kinoshita M, Arakawa H, Yamada H, Suga M, Ando M, Koyama M, Nakamura H. Non-Specific Interstitial Pneumonia: Correlation between Thin-Section CT Findings and Pathologic Subgroups in 55 patients. Radiology in press

Kadota T, Horinouchi T and Kuroda C: Development and aging of the cerebrum: assessment with proton MR spectroscopy. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 22:128-135, 2001

Kawakami S, Sone S, Takashima S, Li F, Yang ZG, Maruyama Y, Honda T, Hasegawa M, Wang JC. Atypical adenomatous hyperplasia of the lung: correlation between high-resolution CT findings and histopathologic features. Eur Radiol 11: 811-814, 2001

Kido S, Tachibana R. Volumetric segmentation of small pulmonary nodules on three-dimensional thin-section computed tomography. Radiology 221(P): 201,2001

Kido S, Tamura S. Computerized classification of interstitial lung abnormalities on chest radiographs with normalized radiographic index and normalized fractal dimension. Eur J Radiol 37: 184-189,2001

Kikuchi K, Murase K, Miki H, Kikuchi T, Sugawara Y,Ikezoe J, Ohue S. Measurement of cerebral hemodynamics with perfusion weighted MR imaging: compared with pre- and post-acetazolamide Xe-133 SPECT in cervical occlusive disease. Am J Neuroradiology 22: 248-254, 2001

Kim EA, Johkoh T, Lee KS, Han J, Fujimoto K, Sadohara J, Yang PS, Kozuka T, Honda O, Kim S. Quantification of ground-glass opacity on high-resolution CT in small peripheral adenocarcinoma of the lung enables to predict histologic subtypes and prognosis. AJR Am J Roentgenol 177: 1417-1422, 2001

Kim EA, Johkoh T, Lee KS, Ichikado K, Koh E-I, Kim TS, Kim EY. Interstitial pneumonia in progressive systemic sclerosis: serial high-resolution CT findings with functional correlation. J Comput Assist Tomogr 25: 757-763, 2001

Kim T, Murakami T, Takamura M, Hori M, Takahashi S, Nakamori S, Sakon M, Tanji Y, Wakasa K, Nakamura H. Pancreastic mass due to chronic pancreatitis: Correlation of CT and MR imaging features with pathologic findings. AJR Am J Roentgenol 177: 367-371,2001

Kondo H, Kanematsu M, Shiratori Y, Itoh K, Murakami T, Hori M, Yasuda I, Matsuo M, Nakamura H, Hoshi H, Moriwaki H. MR Cholangiographywith volume rendering: Receiver operating characteristic curve analysis in patients with choledolithiasis. AJR Am J Roentgenol 176: 1183-1189,2001

Koyama M, Johkoh T, Honda O, Mihara N, Kozuka T, Tomiyama N, Hamada S, Nakamura H. Pulmonary involvement of primary Sjogren syndrome: spectrum of pulmonary abnormalities and computed tomography findings in 60 patients. Journal of Thoracic Imaging 16: 290-296, 2001

Kuwatsuru R, Kadoya M, Ohtomo K, Tanimoto A, Hirohashi S, Murakami T, Tanaka Y, Yoshikawa K, Katayama H. Comparison of gadobenate dimeglumine with gadopentetate dimeglumine for magnetic resonance imaging of liver tumors. Invest Radiol 36: 632-641,2001

Li F, Sone S, Takashima S, Kiyono K, Yang ZG, Hasegawa M, Kawakami S, Saito A, Hanamura K, Asakura K. Effect of JPEG and wavelet compression of spiral low-dose CT images on detection of small lung cancers. Acta Radiol 42: 156-160, 2001

Matsushita T, Takashima S, Takayama F, Momose M, Wang JC, IshiyamaT. Secondary MALT lymphoma of submandibular gland: Detection with sonography. J Clin Ultrasound 29: 462-465, 2001

Mitani Y, Hirayama H, Kido S, Hamamoto Y, Ueda K, Matusunaga N. A Gabor filter-based CAD system for coloring diffuse lung opacities in thin section computed tomography. Proc. of 5th Int. Conf. knowledge-Based Intelligent Engineering Systems & Allied Technologies 1340-1344,2001

Mitani Y, Yasuda H, Kido S, Hamamoto Y, Tanaka N, Matsunaga N. Combination of the Gabor and histgram features for classifying diffuse lung opacities in thin-section computed tomography images. Radiology 221(P): 221-222,2001

Mochizuki T, Murase K, Sugawara Y, Higashino H, Kikuchi T, Miyagawa M, Ikezoe J. Twenty-four-hour Tl-201 delayed scan underestimates myocardial viability in patients with acute myocardial infarction after percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty. Ann Nucl Med 15: 93-96, 2001

Murakami T, Mochizuki K, Nakamura H. Imaging evaluation of the cirrhotic liver. Semin Liver Dis 21: 213-224,2001

Murakami T, Kim T, Kawata S, Nakamura H. Double arterial phase multi-detector row helical CT in diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma. Medical Imaging International 11: 14-16,2001

Murakami T, Kim T, Takamura M, Hori M, Takahashi S, Federle MP, Tsuda K, Osuga K, Kawata S, Nakamura H, Kudo M. Hypervascular Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Detection with Double Arterial Phase Multidetector Row HelicalCT. Radiology 218: 763-767,2001

Murakami T, Kim T, Takamura M, Shimizu J, Hori M, Dono K, Takachi K, Kato N, Miyazawa T, Sakon M, Monden M, Nakamura H. Evaluation of Regional Liver Damage by Magnetic Resonance Imaging with Superparamagnetic Iron Oxidein Rat Liver. Dig Dis Sci 46: 148-155,2001

Murase K, Fujioka H, Inoue T, Ishimaru Y, Akamune A, Yamamoto Y, Mochizuki T, Ikezoe J. Reproducibility of the brain perfusion index for measuring cerebral blood flow with technetium-99m compounds. Eur J Nucl Med 28: 1640-1646, 2001

Murase K, Kikuchi K, Miki H, Shimizu T, Ikezoe J. Determination of arterial input function using fuzzy clustering for quantification of cerebral blood flow with dynamic susceptibility contrast-enhanced MR imaging. J Magn Reson Imag 13: 797-806, 2001

Murase K, Shinohara M, Yamazaki Y. Accuracy of deconvolution analysis based on singular value decomposition for quantification of cerebral blood flow using dynamic susceptibility contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging. Phys Med Biol 46: 3147-3160, 2001

Murase K, Yamazaki Y, Shinohara M, Kawakami K, Kikuchi K, Miki H, Mochizuki T, Ikezoe J. An anisotropic diffusion method for denoising dynamic susceptibility contrast- enhanced magnetic resonance images. Phys Med Biol 46: 2713-2723, 2001

Nagao M, Murase K, Kikuchi T, Ikeda M, Nebu A, Fukuhara R, Sugawara Y, Miki H, Ikezoe J. Fractal analysis of cerebral blood flow distribution in Alzheimer’s disease. J Nucl Med 42: 1446-1450, 2001

Nakagawa H, Iwatsuki K, Yamada M, Hagiwara Y, Moriuchi S, Kadota K: Latent prolactinoma on MRI-selective venous sampling and trans-sphenoidal microsurgical treatment. Neurol Res 23: 691-696, 2001

Nakanishi K, Tanaka H, Sugano N, Sato Y, Ueguchi T, Kubota T, Tamura S, Nakamura H. MR-based three-dimensional presentattion of cartilage thickness in the femoral head. Eur Radiol 11: 2178-83, 2001

Nakanishi K, Yoshikawa H, Ueda T, Araki N, Tanaka H, Aozasa K, Nakamura H. Postradiation sarcomas of the pelvis after treatment for uterine cervical cancer: review of the CT and MR findings of five cases. Skeletal Radiol 30:132-7, 2001

Paul AK, Tatsumi M, Fujino K, Hashikawa K, Nishimura T. Feasibility of a short acquisition protocol for whole-body positron emission tomography with fluorine-18 fluorodeoxyglucose. Eur J Nucl Med 28: 1697-1701, 2001

Saito A, Takashima S, Takayama F, Kawakami S, Momose M, Matsushita T. Prognostic significance of spontaneous extensive necrosis in non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. J Comput Assist Tomogr 25: 482-486, 2001

Sone S, Li F, Yang ZG, Honda T, Maruyama Y, Takashima S, Hasegawa M, Kawakami S, Kubo K, Haniuda M, Yamanda T. Results of three-year mass screening programme for lung cancer using mobile low-dose spiral computed tomography scanner. Br J Cancer 84: 25-32, 2001

Suganuma N, Kusaka Y, Hosoda Y, Shida H, Morikubo H, Nakajima Y, Akira M, Matsumoto T, Hiraga Y. The Japanese classification of computed tomography for pneumoconiosis with standard films:comparison with the ILO international classification of radiographs for pneumoconiosis. J Occup Health 43: 24-31,2001

Takagi Y, Okada A, Sando K, Wasa M, Yoshida H, Hirabuki N. On-off study of manganese administration to adult patients undergoing home parenteral nutrition: new indicies of in vivo manganese level. JPEN 25: 87-92, 2001

Takahashi Y, Murase K, Higashino H, Sogabe I, Sakamoto K. Receiver operating characteristic (ROC) analysis of images reconstructed by the iterative expectation maximization algorithms. Ann Nucl Med 15: 521-525, 2001

Takamura M, Murakami T, Shibata T, Ishida T, Niinobu T, Kawata S, Shimizu J, Kim T, Monden M, Nakamura H. Microwave coagulation therapy with interruption of hepatic blood in-or outflow: An experimental study. J VascInterv Radiol. 12: 619-622,2001

Takanashi M, Abe K, Yanagihara T, Oshiro Y, Watanabe Y, Tanaka H, Hirabuki N, Nakamura H, Fujita N. Effects of stimulus presentation rate on the activity of primary somatosensory cortex: a functional magnetic resonance imaging study. Brain Res Bull 54: 125-129, 2001

Takashima S, Matsushita T, Takayama F, Kadoya M, Fujimori M, Kobayashi T. Prognostic significance of MR findings in advanced papillary thyroid cancer. Thyroid 11:1153-1159, 2001

Takashima S, Momose M, Ueda M, Shibata A, Takayama F, Yamashita K. MR imaging of lingual thyroid: Comparison to other submucosal lesions. Acta Radiol 42:376-382, 2001

Takashima S, Wang JC, Takayama F, Momose M, Matsushita T, Kawakami S, Saito A, Ishiyama T. Parotid masses: Prediction of malignancy using magnetization transfer and MR findings. Am J Roentgenol 176:1577-1584, 2001

Takayama F, Takashima S, Matsuba H, Kobayashi S, Ito N, Sone S: MR imaging of primary leiomyosarcoma of the thyroid gland. Eur J Radiol 37:36-41, 2001

Takayama F, Takashima S, Wang Q, Arakawa K, Miyashita K, Sone S: MR imaging of primary malignant lymphoma in the larynx. Eur Radiol 11:1079-1082, 2001

Tatsumi M, Kitayama H, Sugahara H, Tokita N, Nakamura H, Kanakura Y, Nishimura T. Whole-body hybrid PET with 18F-FDG in the staging of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. J Nucl Med 42: 601-608; 2001

Tomiyama N, Muller NL, Ellis SJ, Cleverley JR, Okumura M, Miyoshi S, Kusumoto M, Johkoh T, Yoshida S, Mihara N, Honda O, Kozuka T, Hamada S, Nakamura H. Invasive and non-invasive thymoma: distinctive CT features. J Comput Assist Tomogr 25:378-387; 2001

Wang JC, Takashima S, Takayama F, Kawakami S, Saito A, Matsushita T, Momose M, Ishiyama T. Head and neck lesions: Evaluation with diffusion-weighted echo-planar MR imaging. Radiology 220:621-630, 2001

Wang Q, Takashima S, Sone S, Zheng LM, Wang JC. Prevalence of emphysema in individuals who underwent screening CT for lung cancer in Nagano prefecture in Japan. Respiration 68:352-356, 2001

Wang Q, Takashima S, Takayama F, Wang JC, Kawakami S, Saito A, Matsushita T, Sone S. Detection of occult metastatic lymph nodes in the neck with gray-scale and power Doppler US. Acta Radiol 42:312-319, 2001

Wang, JC, Takashima S, Takayama F, Kawakami S, Saito A, Matsushita T, Matsuba H, Kobayashi S. Tracheal invasion by thyroid carcinoma: prediction by MR imaging. Am J Roentgenol 177:929-936, 2001

Yamamoto S, Johkoh T, Mihara N, Umeda T, Azuma M, Nakanishi S, Nakamura H. Evaluation of compressed lung CT image quality using quantative analysis. Radiat Med 19: 321-329; 2001

Yamazaki H, Oi H, Matsushita M, Kim T, Tanaka E, Inoue T, Nakamura H, Teshima T, Inoue T. Renal cortical retention on delayed CT and nephropathy following transcatheter arterial chemoembolisation. Brit J Radiol 74: 695-700, 2001

Yang ZG, Sone S, Li F, Takashima S, Maruyama Y, Honda T, Hasegawa M. Visibility of small peripheral lung cancer on chest radiograph: influence of densitometric parameters, CT values and tumor type. Brit J Radiol 74:32-41, 2001

Yang ZG, Sone S, Takashima S, Li F, Honda T, Maruyama Y, Hasegawa M, Kawakami S. High-resolution CT analysis of small peripheral lung adenocarcinomas rvealed on screening helical CT. Am J Roentgenol 176:1399-1407, 2001

Yoshioka Y, Yoshida K, Shimizutani K, Furukawa S, Inoue Ta, Teshima T, Yamazaki H, Tanaka E, Inoue To. Proposal of a new grading system for evaluation of tongue hemiatrophy as a late effect of brachytherapy for oral tongue cancer. Radiotherapy and Oncology 61: 87-92, 2001