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© 1992

Advances in CT II

2nd European Scientific User Conference SOMATOM PLUS, Berlin, March 1992

  • R. Felix
  • M. Langer
Conference proceedings

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVI
  2. Thoracic CT and Pediatric Applications

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. P. A. Gevenois, P. De Vuyst, M. Littani, J. Zanen, P. de Franquen, J. C. Yernault et al.
      Pages 3-7
    3. R. Rienmüller, H. Schulz, T. Beinert, F. Mehnert, R. Heilmann, A. Hillebrecht et al.
      Pages 13-16
    4. A. Rieber, T. Fleiter, R. Wakat, H.-J. Brambs, C. D. Claussen
      Pages 25-28
    5. M. Oudkerk, R. H. Kruyt, R. Bok, G. J. Kieft, S. P. M. Mali
      Pages 29-35
    6. J.-P. Wakat, A. Rieber, T. Fleiter, H. J. Brambs, C. D. Claussen
      Pages 37-40
  3. Clinical Application I

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 41-41
    2. M. P. Hayball, K. A. Miles, A. K. Dixon
      Pages 43-50
    3. P. E. Huppert, H. Seboldt, J. Schulze, W. Vogl, S. H. Duda, C. D. Claussen
      Pages 51-55
    4. H. Hirschfelder, P. Weber
      Pages 63-68
    5. R. Frahm, H. Förstner, B. Wimmer
      Pages 69-76
  4. Spiral CT

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 85-85
    2. W. Kalender, A. Polacin, G. Marchal, A. L. Baert
      Pages 87-94
    3. K. Rosenkranz, M. Langer, C. Zwicker, R. Langer, E. Schultz, R. Felix
      Pages 95-99
    4. J. C. Hacking, A. K. Dixon
      Pages 101-107

About these proceedings

Introduction

Significant development made in the Siemens CT scanner SOMATOM PLUS have opened new possibilities for diagnostic imaging in computed tomography. Spiral CT with a continously rotating X-ray tube and synchronous table increments for up to 60 cm in less than half a minute make radiological diagnosis more accurate. Blind gaps are no longer a major problem, and all structures, especially in the lungs, can be identified and diagnosed. The practical experience of an expert groupof clinical researchers and physicists is now made available in this book.

Keywords

Computertomographie Tumor X-ray angiography bone brain computed tomography (CT) computer computer tomography diagnosis diagnostic imaging magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) tomography

Editors and affiliations

  • R. Felix
    • 1
  • M. Langer
    • 1
  1. 1.Strahlenklinik und PoliklinikFreie Universität Berlin, Universitätsklinikum Rudolf VirchowBerlin 65Germany

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Advances in CT II
  • Book Subtitle 2nd European Scientific User Conference SOMATOM PLUS, Berlin, March 1992
  • Editors R. Felix
    M. Langer
  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-77463-8
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1992
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-540-55402-8
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-642-77465-2
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-642-77463-8
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XVI, 236
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Imaging / Radiology
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