Important Notes:

CARS thanks all attendees for their contribution towards a successful CARS 2014 and invites you to attend CARS 2015, June 24-27 in Barcelona


Computer Assisted Radiology 
28th International Congress and Exhibition

Chairman: Stanley Baum, MD (USA)
Co-Chair: Kiyonari Inamura, PhD (J)

8:00 | CT and PET-CT
Thursday, June 26, 2014; Room 409

Session Chairs:
Emanuele Neri, MD (I); Noriyuki Tomiyama, MD, PhD (J)

8:00 Correlation of FDG PET-CT quantitative parameters with serum tumor markers in recurrent colorectal cancer
M. Caglar, C. Yener, Hacettepe Univ. Medical Faculty, Ankara, M. Unlu, Gazi Univ., Ankara, E. Karabulut, Hacettepe Univ., Ankara (TR)

8:15 Evaluation of a method using low-radiation dose amplitude gated phase-matched PET-CT images for guided liver biopsy
K. Cleary, R. Khare, Children's National Medical Center, Washington, A. Enquobahrie, Kitware Inc., Carrboro, P. Kinahan, Univ. of Washington, Seattle, G. Esposito, F. Banovac, Georgetown Univ., Washington, DC (USA)

8:30 A quantitative method for mosaic gas trapping based on residual mass
R. San José Estépar, Brigham and Women's Hosp., Boston, A. Reeves, Cornell Univ. School of Engineering, Ithaca, D. Yankelevitz, C. Henschke, D. Mendelson, R. de La Hoz, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York (USA)

8:45 Preliminary study on color micro optical-CT: Evaluation of experimental system using biological samples
C. Murata, A. Teramoto, Fujita Health Univ., Aichi, H. Fujita, Gifu Univ. (J)

9:00 Scintigraphic bremsstrahlung and PET-derived assessment of Yttrium-90 lung shunt fraction using a multi-compartment phantom model
C. Wright, R. Layman, M. Tweedle, M. Knopp, N. Hall, Ohio State Univ. Wexner Medical Center, Columbus (USA)

9:15 Development of marker-free estimation method of colonoscope tip position using electromagnetic sensors and CT volumes
H. Kondo, M. Oda, K. Furukawa, R. Miyahara, H. Goto, K. Mori, Nagoya Univ., Y. Hirooka, Nagoya Univ. Hosp., T. Kitasaka, Aichi Inst. of Technology, Toyota (J)

9:30 An algorithm for noise correction of dual-energy computed tomography material density images
R.S. Maia, C. Jacob, Univ. of Calgary, AB (CDN), A.K. Hara, A.C. Silva, J.R. Mitchell, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ (USA)

9:45 Break