Research Presentation Sessions: Physics in Medical Imaging

Advances in CT dosimetry and radiobiology

Lectures

1
Introduction by the moderator - Marc Kachelrieß, Heidelberg / DE

Introduction by the moderator - Marc Kachelrieß, Heidelberg / DE

04:00

2
Risk-minimising tube current modulation (riskTCM) for CT: potential dose reduction across different tube voltages - Laura Klein, Heidelberg / DE

Risk-minimising tube current modulation (riskTCM) for CT: potential dose reduction across different tube voltages - Laura Klein, Heidelberg / DE

08:00

3
A software program for the fully automated contouring of patient outlines for the determination of size specific dose estimate in abdominal CT: results of initial testing on 17 systems - Eric Pace, Msida / MT

A software program for the fully automated contouring of patient outlines for the determination of size specific dose estimate in abdominal CT: results of initial testing on 17 systems - Eric Pace, Msida / MT

08:00

4
Effects of simvastatin/metformin therapy on double-strand breaks in human lymphocytes in vitro after diagnostic range ionising radiation - Dorde Komljenovic, Erlangen / DE

Effects of simvastatin/metformin therapy on double-strand breaks in human lymphocytes in vitro after diagnostic range ionising radiation - Dorde Komljenovic, Erlangen / DE

08:00

5
Impact of x-ray exposure by single- and dual-energy CT on gene expression, DNA methylation profiles and DNA integrity in peripheral blood cells - Benjamin Becker, Koblenz / DE

Impact of x-ray exposure by single- and dual-energy CT on gene expression, DNA methylation profiles and DNA integrity in peripheral blood cells - Benjamin Becker, Koblenz / DE

08:00

6
Feasibility of using size-specific dose estimate (SSDE) to estimate effective dose of individual patients - Abdullah Abuhaimed, Riyadh / SA

Feasibility of using size-specific dose estimate (SSDE) to estimate effective dose of individual patients - Abdullah Abuhaimed, Riyadh / SA

08:00

7
Evaluation of BMI's (body mass index) impact on LDRL deriving from large cohort of oncology patients undergoing three phases multiregional CT - Agnieszka Kuchcinska, Warsaw / PL

Evaluation of BMI's (body mass index) impact on LDRL deriving from large cohort of oncology patients undergoing three phases multiregional CT - Agnieszka Kuchcinska, Warsaw / PL

08:00

8
Evaluation of the IVIscan detector for CT scan's wide radiation beam and radiotherapy cone-beam CT dosimetric quality control - Christian Popotte, Strasbourg / FR

Evaluation of the IVIscan detector for CT scan's wide radiation beam and radiotherapy cone-beam CT dosimetric quality control - Christian Popotte, Strasbourg / FR

08:00