Publication(English)  2006


Fujita N, Matsumoto K, Tanaka H, Watanabe Y, Murase K. Quantitative study of changes in oxidative metabolism during visual stimulation using absolute relaxation rates. NMR Biomed 19:60-68, 2006.

Iihara K, Murao K, Sakai N, Yamada N, Nagata I and Miyamoto S. Outcome of carotid endarterectomy and stent insertion based on grading of carotid endarterectomy risk: a 7-year prospective study. J Neurosurg 105:546-554, 2006.

Kashiwagi N, Hirabuki N, Andou K, Narumi Yoshifumi, et al.MRI and CT findings of the giant cell tumors of the skull.European Journal of Radiology 58:435-443, 2006.

Kanzaki H, Nakatani S, Yamada N, Urayama S, Miyatake K and Kitakaze M.Impaired Systolic torsion in dilated cardiomyopathy: Reversal of apical rotation at mid-systole characterized with magnetic resonance tagging method. Basic Res Cardiol 101:465-470, 2006.

Ogino H, Sasaki H, Minatoya K, Matsuda H, Yamada N and Kitamura S Combined use of adamkiewicz artery demonstration and motor-evoked potentials in descending and thoracoabdominal repair. Ann Thorac Surg 82:592-596, 2006.

Pande AR, Ando K, Ishikura R, Nagami Y, Takada Y, Wada A, Watanabe Y, Miki Y, Uchino A, Nakao N. Clinicoradiological factors influencing the reversibility of posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome: a multicenter study. Radiat Med 24:659-668, 2006.

Tanaka H, Fujita N, Enoki T, Matsumoto K, Watanabe Y, Murase K, Nakamura H. Relationship between variations in the circle of Willis and flow rates in internal carotid and basilar arteries determined by means of magnetic resonance imaging with semiautomated lumen segmentation: reference data from 125 healthy volunteers. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 27:1770-1775, 2006.

Yakushiji Y, Otsubo R, Hayashi T, et al. Glucose utilization in the inferior cerebellar vermis and ocular myoclonus. Neurology 67:131-133, 2006.

Yamamoto M, Ukai S, Shinosaki K, Ishii R, Kawaguchi S, Ogawa A, Mizuno-Matsumoto Y, Fujita N, Yoshimine T, Takeda M. Spatially filtered magnetoencephalographic analysis of cortical oscillatory changes in basic rhythms during the Japanese ‘Shiritori’ Word Generation Task. Neuropsychobiology 53:215-222, 2006.


Dodd JD, Lee KS, Johkoh T, Muller NL. Drug-associated organizing pneumonia: High-resolution CT findings in 9 patients. J Thorac Imaging. 21(1): 22-26, 2006.

Endo M, Johkoh T, Kimura K, Yamamoto N. Imaging of gefitinib-related interstitial lung disease: Multi-institutional analysis by the West Japan Thoracic Oncology Group. Lung Cancer. 52(2): 135-140, 2006.

Honda O, Sumikawa H, Johkoh T, Tomiyama N, Mihara N, Inoue A, Tsubamoto M, Natsag J, Hamada S, Nakamura H. Computer-assisted lung nodule volumetry from multi-detector row CT: Influence of image reconstruction parameters. European Journal of Radiology. 2006; in press

Ichikado K, Suga M, Muranaka H, Gushima Y, Miyakawa H, Tsubamoto M, Johkoh T, Hirata N, Yoshinaga T, Kinoshita Y, Yamashita Y, Sasaki Y. Prediction of prognosis for acute respiratory distress syndrome with Thin-section CT: Validation in 44 cases. Radiology. 238(1): 321-329, 2006.

Inoue A, Tomiyama N, Fujimoto K, Sadohara J, Nakamichi I, Tomita Y, Aozasa K, Tsubamoto M, Murai S, Natsag J, Sumikawa H, Mihara N, Honda O, Hamada S, Johkoh T, Nakamura H. MR imaging of thymic epithelial tumors: correlation with World Health Organization classification. Radiat Med. 24(3): 171-181, 2006.

Kondoh Y, Taniguchi H, Kitachi M., Yokoi T, Johkoh T, Oishi T, Kimura T, Nishiyama O, Kato K, Roland M. du Bois. Acute exacerbation of interstitial pneumonia following surgical lung biopsy. Respir Med. 100: 1753-1759, 2006.

Murai S, Hamada S, Yamamoto S, Khankan AA, Sumikawa H, Inoue A, Tsubamoto M, Honda O, Tomiyama N, Johkoh T. Evaluation of coronary artery bypass grafts using multidetector-row CT with Japanese patients. Radiat Med. 24(1): 72-76, 2006.

Nakae Y, Sakamoto K, Minamoto T, Kotoura N, Ozaki T, Johkoh T. Improvement of metal artifacts in dental structures by X-ray CT: reconstruction of transverse images using oblique images by gantry tilt scanning. Nippon Hoshasen Gijutsu Gakkai Zasshi. 62(6): 863-866, 2006.

Ogata Y, Naito H, Azuma H, Toyota H, Ueguchi T, Matsumoto M, Tamura S, Nakamura H, Johkoh T. Novel display technique for reference images for visibility of temporal change on radiographs -Color digital summation radiography-. Radiat Med. 24(1): 28-34, 2006.

Ogata Y, Naito H, Tomiyama N, Hamada S, Kozuka T, Koyama M, Tsubamoto M, Murai S, Ueguchi T, Matumoto M, Tamura S, Nakamura H, Johkoh T. Evaluation of the usefulness of color digital summation radiography in temporally sequential digital radiographs: a phantom study. Radiat Med. 24(3): 182-186, 2006.

Ogata Y, Naito H, Tomiyama N, Hamada S, Tsubamoto M, Inoue A, Murai S, Sumikawa H, Ueguchi T, Matsumoto M, Tamura S, Nishinosono H, Nakamura H, Johkoh T. Evaluation of usefulness of color digital summation radiography for solitary pulmonary nodules on chest radiographs. Radiat med. 24(3): 351-357, 2006.

Sakai F, Tokuda H, Goto H, Tateda K, Johkoh T, Matsuoka K, Ohtama S, Nakamori Y, Fujita A, Aoki S. CT features of Legionella pneumophila pneumonia in 38 cases. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2006; in press

Shiono H, Inoue A, Tomiyama N, Shigemura N, Ideguchi K, Inoue M, Minami M, Okumura M. Safer video-assisted thoracoscopic thymectomy after location of thymic veins with multidetector computed tomography. Surg Endosc 20: 1419-1422, 2006

Sumikawa H, Johkoh T, Yamamoto S, Takahei K, Ueguchi T, Ogata Y, Matsumoto M, Fujita Y, Natsag J, Inoue A, Tsubamoto M, Mihara N, Honda O, Tomiyama N, Hamada S, Nakamura H. Quantitative analysis for computed tomography finding of various diffuse lung diseases using volume histogram analysis. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 30(2): 244-249, 2006.

Sumikawa H, Johkoh T, Ichikado K, Taniguchi H, Kondoh Y, Fujimoto K, Tateishi U, Hiramatsu T, Inoue A, Natsag J, Ikemoto M, Mihara N, Honda O, Tomiyama N, Hamada S, Nakamura H, M?ller NL. Usual interstitial pneumonia and chronic idiopathic interstitial pneumonias: Analysis of CT appearance in 92 patients. Radiology. 241(1): 258-266, 2006.

Souza CA, Muller NL, Johkoh T, Akira M. Drug-induced eosinophilic pneumonia: high-resolution CT findings in 14 patients. Am J Roentgenol. 186(2): 368-373, 2006.

Souza CA, Muller NL, Lee KS, Johkoh T, Sumikawa H, Chong S. Idiopathic interstitial pneumonias: prevalence of mediastinal lymph node enlargement in 206 patients. Am J Roentgenol. 186(4): 995-999, 2006.

Tanaka C, Ueguchi T, Shimosegawa E, Sasaki N, Johkoh T, Nakamura H, Hatazawa J. Effect of CT acquisition parameters in the detection of subtle hypoattenuation in acute cerebral infarction: a phantom study. Am J Neuroradiol. 27(1): 40-45, 2006.

Tsukagoshi S, Ota T, Fujii M, Kazama M, Okumura M, Johkoh T. Improvement of spatial resolution in the longitudinal direction for isotropic imaging in helical CT. Physics and Medicine and Biology. 2006; in press

Tsukagoshi S, Ota T, Okumura M, Muramatsu Y, Johkoh T. Simulator-assisted setting of scan protocols for X-ray CT: development and clinical usefulness of the Scan Plan Simulator. Jpn J Radiol Technol.(Nippon Hoshasen Gijutsu Gakkai Zasshi) 62(1): 95-104, 2006.

Tomiyama N, Yasuhara Y, NakajimaY, Adachi S, Arai Y, Kusumoto M, Eguchi K, Kuriyama K, Sakai F, Noguchi M, Murata K, Murayama S, Mochizuki T, Mori K, Yamada K. CT-guided Needle Biopsy of Lung Lesions: A Survey of Severe Complication based on 9783 biopsies in Japan. Eur J Radiol 59: 60-64, 2006

Ueguchi T, Tanaka Y, Hamada S, Kawamoto R, Ogata Y, Matsumoto M, Nakamura H, Johkoh T. Air Microbubbles as MR susceptibility Contrast Agent at 1.5 Tesla. Magn Reson Med Sci. 5(3): 147-150, 2006.

Yamamoto S, Maruyama S, Nakahara Y, Yoneyama S, Tanifuji S, Wada S, Hamada S, Komizu M, Johkoh T, Doi M, Yamaguchi T. Computational flow dynamics in abdominal aortic aneurysm using multislice computed tomography. Jpn J Radiol Technol.(Nippon Hoshasen Gijutsu Gakkai Zasshi) 62(1): 115-121, 2006.

Yanagawa M, Kuriyama K, Koyama M, Higashiyama M, Tsukamoto Y, Arisawa J, Tomiyama N, Nakamura H. Solitary pulmonary metastases from renal cell carcinoma: the comparison of high resolution CT with pathologic findings. Radiat Med. 24(10): 680-686, 2006.

Abdominal Imaging & Interventional Radiology_Group

Hori M, Murakami T, Kim T, Iannaccone R, Abe H, Onishi H, Tomoda K, Catalano C, Passariello R, Nakamura H. Hemodynamic characterization of focal hepatic lesions: role of ferucarbotran-enhanced dynamic MR imaging using T2-weighted multishot spin-echo echo-planar sequence. J Magn Reson Imaging 23: 509-519, 2006.

Hori M, Kim T, Murakami T, Onishi H, Tsuboyama N, Osuga K, Tomoda K, Nakamura H, Hirano M, Nozaki A. Isotropic Diffusion-weighted MR Imaging with Tetrahedral Gradients in the Upper Abdomen. Magn Reson Med Sci 5: 201-206, 2006.

Kim T , Murakami T, Takahashi S, Hori M, Takahara S, Ichimaru N, Okuyama A, Narumi Y and Nakamura H Evaluation of renal arteries in living renal donors: comparison between MDCT angiography and gadolinium-enhanced 3D MR angiography Radiation Medicine 24 617-624, 2006.

Murakami T, Onishi H, Mikami K, Iannaccone R, Federle MP, Kim T, Hori M, Okada A, Marukawa T, Higashihara H, Passariello R, Nakamura H. Determining the optimal timing for early arterial phase hepatic CT imaging by measuring abdominal aortic enhancement in variable contrast injection protocols. J Comput Assist Tomogr 30: 206-211, 2006.

Okada A, Murakami T, Mikami K, Onishi H, Tanigawa N, Marukawa T, Nakamura H. A case of hepatocellular carcinoma treated by MR-guided focused ultrasound ablation with respiratory gating. Magn Reson Med Sci 5: 167-171, 2006.

Onishi H, Murakami T, Kim T, Hori M, Iannaccone R, Kuwabara M, Abe H, Nakata S, Osuga K, Tomoda K, Passariello R, Nakamura H. Hepatic metastases: detection with multi-detector row CT, SPIO-enhanced MR imaging, and both techniques combined. Radiology 239: 131-138, 2006.

Osuga K, Mikami K, Higashihara H, Maeda N, Tsuboyama T, Kuwabara M, Onishi H, Hori M, Kim T, Tomoda K, Murakami T, Nakamura H. Principles and techniques of transcatheter embolotherapy for peripheral vascular lesions. Radiat Med 24: 309-14, 2006.

Tatsumi M, Cohade C, Mourtzikos KA, Fishman EK, Wahl RL. Initial experience with FDG-PET/CT in the evaluation of breast cancer. Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 33: 254-262, 2006.

Valls C, Iannacconne R, Alba E, Murakami T, Hori M, Passariello R, Vilgrain V: Fat in the liver: diagnosis and characterization. Eur Radiol. 16(10):2292-2308, 2006.

Yokota K, Okada T, Nakamoto M, Sato Y, Hori M, Masumoto J, Nakamura H, Tamura S. Construction of conditional statistical atlases of the liver based on spatial normalization using surrounding structures. Int J Comput Assist Radiol Surg 1 (Suppl 1): 39-40, 2006.

Zorrofi RA, Foruzan AH, Sato Y, Hori M, Murakami T, Nakamura H, Tamura S. Automated segmentation of liver from 3D CT images. Int J Comput Assist Radiol Surg 1 (Suppl 1): 71-73, 2006.

Radiation Oncology_Group