Publication

Characterization of urinary stones with dual-energy CT: improved differentiation using a tin filter

Journal Paper/Review - Jan 1, 2010

Units
PubMed
Doi

Citation
Stolzmann P, Leschka S, Scheffel H, Rentsch K, Baum├╝ller S, Desbiolles L, Schmidt B, Marincek B, Alkadhi H. Characterization of urinary stones with dual-energy CT: improved differentiation using a tin filter. Invest Radiol 2010; 45:1-6.
Type
Journal Paper/Review (English)
Journal
Invest Radiol 2010; 45
Publication Date
Jan 1, 2010
Issn Electronic
1536-0210
Pages
1-6
Brief description/objective

To assess image quality and capability of stone differentiation between UA-containing and non-UA-containing uroliths with the latest dual-energy (DE) computed tomography (CT) system equipped with a tin filter (TF) using various data acquisition parameters in a work bench model.