Photon counting detectors: system design and clinical applications of an emerging technology - ESR Connect

ESR/EFOMP - Photon counting detectors: system design and clinical applications of an emerging technology

  • 3 Lectures
  • 45 Minutes
  • 3 Speakers

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ESR/EFOMP-1
Photon counting CT: detector, prototypes and scan modes
Marc Kachelrieß, Heidelberg / DE
Learning Objectives
1. To learn which kind of detectors are currently available for performing photon counting.
2. To become familiar with the existing prototypes of photon counting CT and with their scan modes.
3. To understand the advantages of photon counting CT.
ESR/EFOMP-2
Physics evaluation and initial clinical results with the first full-field photon counting CT system based on silicon
Mats Danielsson, Stockholm / SE
Learning Objectives
1. To learn about the recent advancements of photon-counting technology using silicon sensors.
2. To understand the differences between conventional sensors and alternative materials.
3. To appreciate the possibility offered by photon counting technology to perform quantitative material decomposition.
ESR/EFOMP-3
Digital mammography screening with photon counting technique: high diagnostic performance at low mean glandular dose
Maximilian F.J. Ryan, Cork / IE
Learning Objectives
1. To learn of the recent advancements of photon counting technology in digital mammography screening.
2. To appreciate the possibility offered by photon counting technology to perform digital mammography screening.
3. To understand the differences of conventional tomosynthesis using energy-integrating flat-panel detectors

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