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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Müller, D; Bauer, JS; Zeile, M; Rummeny, EJ; Link, TM 
Title:
Significance of sagittal reformations in routine thoracic and abdominal multislice CT studies for detecting osteoporotic fractures and other spine abnormalities. 
Abstract:
The purpose was to assess osteoporotic vertebral fractures and other spinal lesions in sagittal reformations obtained from routine multidetector computed tomography (MDCT) studies of the thorax and abdomen, to compare sagittal reformations with axial images in detecting these lesions and to investigate how frequently they were missed in the official radiology report. Routine abdominal or thoracoabdominal MDCT using a standard protocol was performed in 112 postmenopausal women. Axial images and s...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Eur Radiol 
Year:
2008 
Journal volume:
18 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
1696-702 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0938-7994 
TUM Institution:
Institut für Radiologie