Current Limitations and Obstacles for Phase Contrast CT in Clinical Practice

Raupach, Rainer ;   Flohr, Thomas

Tags Contrast-enhanced dynamic MRI

We evaluate the relative performance of phase contrast computed tomography (PCT) compared to absorption based CT for current...

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Gratings-Based X-Ray Phase Contrast Imaging: A Discussion on Potential Medical Applications

Stampanoni, Marco

Tags X-ray radiographyX-ray imaging applications (breast, lung, abdominal, dental, thoracic, etc.)Contrast-enhanced X-ray imaging

This presentation describes the technicalities behind X-ray gratings interferometry, discusses its performances and limitations and finally...

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Removing the Roadblocks to Clinical Translation of X-Ray Phase-Contrast Imaging using Edge-Illumination Phase Contrast

Olivo, Alessandro

Tags X-ray imaging applications (breast, lung, abdominal, dental, thoracic, etc.)X-ray CTMultimodal imaging

X-ray phase contrast imaging (XPCI) has been one of the hottest topics in x-ray research over the last two decades, because of its...

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X-Ray Phase-Contrast Mammography and Breast CT with Synchrotron Radiation: The Clinical Trials

Longo, Renata

Tags X-ray imaging applications (breast, lung, abdominal, dental, thoracic, etc.)X-ray CTIterative image reconstruction

In the present communication the results of the Phase-Contrast mammography clinical study will be summarized, in terms of image quality,...

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