Radiology - (Recent Publications 2017)

Vassalou EE, Raissaki M, Magkanas E, Antoniou KM, Karantanas AH. Modified Lung Ultrasonographic Technique for Evaluation of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis: Lateral Decubitus Position. J Ultrasound Med. 2017 Dec;36(12):2525-2532. doi: 10.1002/jum.14297. Epub 2017 Jun 28.
Papadakis GZ, Karantanas AH, Perisinakis K. Pulmonary embolism diagnostics of pregnant patients: What is the recommended clinical pathway considering the clinical value and associated radiation risks of available imaging tests? Phys Med. 2017 Nov;43:178-185. doi: 10.1016/j.ejmp.2017.07.017. Epub 2017 Jul 29
Klontzas ME, Zibis AH, Vassalou EE, Karantanas AH. MRI of the hip: current concepts on bone marrow oedema. Hip Int. 2017 Jul 25;27(4):329-335. doi: 10.5301/hipint.5000527. Epub 2017 May 24.
Vassalou EE, Zibis AH, Klontzas ME, Karantanas AH. Imaging of impingement syndromes around the hip joint. Hip Int. 2017 Jul 25;27(4):317-328. doi: 10.5301/hipint.5000526. Epub 2017 May 29.
Tsifountoudis I, Kraniotis P, Karantanas AH. Hip and Pelvis: MRI of Musculotendinous Trauma and Mimickers. Semin Musculoskelet Radiol. 2017 Jul;21(3):218-239. doi: 10.1055/s-0037-1602411. Epub 2017 Jun 1. No abstract available.
Papadakis GZ, Jha S, Bhattacharyya T, Millo C, Tu TW, Bagci U, Marias K, Karantanas AH, Patronas NJ. 18F-NaF PET/CT in Extensive Melorheostosis of the Axial and Appendicular Skeleton With Soft-Tissue Involvement. Clin Nucl Med. 2017 Jul;42(7):537-539. doi: 10.1097/RLU.0000000000001647.
Spernovasilis N, Demetriou S, Bachlitzanaki M, Gialamas I, Alpantaki K, Hamilos G, Karantanas A, Gikas A. Characteristics and predictors of outcome of spontaneous spinal epidural abscesses treated conservatively: A retrospective cohort study in a referral center. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2017 May;156:11-17. doi: 10.1016/j.clineuro.2017.02.019. Epub 2017 Feb 27.
Spanakis EG, Spanakis M, Karantanas A, Marias K. Secure access to patient's health records using SpeechXRays a mutli-channel biometrics platform for user authentication. Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 2016 Aug;2016:2541-2544. doi: 10.1109/EMBC.2016.7591248.
Papadakis GZ, Millo C, Sadowski SM, Karantanas AH, Bagci U, Patronas NJ. Fibrous Dysplasia Mimicking Malignancy on 68Ga-DOTATATE PET/CT. Clin Nucl Med. 2017 Mar;42(3):209-210. doi: 10.1097/RLU.0000000000001527.
Papadakis GZ, Millo C, Jassel IS, Bagci U, Sadowski SM, Karantanas AH, Patronas NJ. 18F-FDG and 68Ga-DOTATATE PET/CT in von Hippel-Lindau Disease-Associated Retinal Hemangioblastoma. Clin Nucl Med. 2017 Mar;42(3):189-190. doi: 10.1097/RLU.0000000000001511.
Papadakis GZ, Millo C, Karantanas AH, Bagci U, Patronas NJ. Avascular Necrosis of the Hips With Increased Activity on 68Ga-DOTATATE PET/CT. Clin Nucl Med. 2017 Mar;42(3):214-215. doi: 10.1097/RLU.0000000000001513.
Raissaki M, Demetriou S, Spanakis K, Skiadas C, Katzilakis N, Velivassakis EG, Stiakaki E, Karantanas AH. Multifocal bone and bone marrow lesions in children - MRI findings. Pediatr Radiol. Mar;47(3):342-360. doi: 10.1007/s00247-016-3737-1. Epub 2016 Dec 21. Review.
Nikiforaki K, Manikis GC, Boursianis T, Marias K, Karantanas A, Maris TG . The impact of spin coupling signal loss on fat content characterization in multi-echo acquisitions with different echo spacing. Magn Reson Imaging. 2017 May;38:6-12. doi: 10.1016/j.mri.2016.12.011. Epub 2016 Dec 13.
Klontzas ME, Vassalou EE, Karantanas AH. Calcific tendinopathy of the shoulder with intraosseous extension: outcomes of ultrasound-guided percutaneous irrigation. Skeletal Radiol. 2017 Feb;46(2):201-208. doi: 10.1007/s00256-016-2538-9. Epub 2016 Dec 1.
Papadakis GZ, Millo C, Sadowski SM, Karantanas AH, Bagci U, Patronas NJ. Breast Fibroadenoma With Increased Activity on 68Ga DOTATATE PET/CT. Clin Nucl Med. 2017 Feb;42(2):145-146. doi: 10.1097/RLU.0000000000001463.
Tsapaki V, Ibbott G, Krisanachinda A, Ng KH, Suh TS, Tabakov S, Damilakis J. 22nd International Conference on Medical Physics 2016, Bangkok, Thailand; Medical physics propelling global health Phys Med. 2017 Dec;44:196-198. doi: 10.1016/j.ejmp.2017.11.022. Epub 2017 Dec 6.
Mazonakis M, Lyraraki E, Tzedakis A, Damilakis J. Radiotherapy for non-malignant shoulder syndrome: Is there a risk for radiation-induced carcinogenesis? Phys Med. 2017 Nov;43:73-78. doi: 10.1016/j.ejmp.2017.10.021. Epub 2017 Nov 2.
Mazonakis M, Damilakis J. Estimation and reduction of the radiation dose to the fetus from external-beam radiotherapy. Phys Med. 2017 Nov;43:148-152. doi: 10.1016/j.ejmp.2017.09.130. Epub 2017 Sep 21. Review.
Martin CJ, Vassileva J, Vano E, Mahesh M, Ebdon-Jackson S, Ng KH, Frush DP, Loose R, Damilakis J. Unintended and accidental medical radiation exposures in radiology: guidelines on investigation and prevention. J Radiol Prot. 2017 Jan;37(4):883-906. doi: 10.1088/1361-6498/aa881e
Papadakis AE, Damilakis J. Fast kVp-switching dual energy contrast-enhanced thorax and cardiac CT: A phantom study on the accuracy of iodine concentration and effective atomic number measurement. Med Phys. 2017 Sep;44(9):4724-4735. doi: 10.1002/mp.12437. Epub 2017 Jul 25.
Mazonakis M, Lyraraki E, Damilakis J. Second cancer risk assessments after involved-site radiotherapy for mediastinal Hodgkin lymphoma. Med Phys. 2017 Jul;44(7):3866-3874. doi: 10.1002/mp.12327. Epub 2017 Jun 9.
Mazonakis M, Damilakis J. Cancer risk after radiotherapy for benign diseases. Phys Med. 2017 Oct;42:285-291. doi: 10.1016/j.ejmp.2017.01.014. Epub 2017 Feb 8. Review.
Hatzidakis A, Galanakis N, Kehagias E, Samonakis D, Koulentaki M, Matrella E, Tsetis D. Ultrasound-guided direct intrahepatic portosystemic shunt in patients with Budd-Chiari syndrome: Short- and long-term results. Interv Med Appl Sci. 2017 Jun;9(2):86-93. doi: 10.1556/1646.9.2017.2.14.
Ierardi AM, Tsetis D, Sbaraini S, Angileri SA, Galanakis N, Petrillo M, Patella F, Panella S, Balestra F, Lucchina N, Carrafiello G. The role of endovascular therapy in acute mesenteric ischemia. Ann Gastroenterol. 2017;30(5):526-533. doi: 10.20524/aog.2017.0164. Epub 2017 May 30.
Kontopodis N, Galanakis N, Tsetis D, Ioannou CV. Commentary: Preoperative Aortic Morphology Identifies Patients at High Risk for Late Failure of Endovascular Aneurysm Repair. J Endovasc Ther. 2017 Jun;24(3):418-420. doi: 10.1177/1526602817704627. Epub 2017 Apr 25. No abstract available.
Kontopodis N, Galanakis N, Tsetis D, Ioannou CV. Perfusion computed tomography imaging of abdominal aortic aneurysms may be of value for patient specific rupture risk estimation. Med Hypotheses. 2017 Apr;101:6-10. doi: 10.1016/j.mehy.2017.01.023. Epub 2017 Feb 6.
Kontopodis N, Papadopoulos G, Galanakis N, Tsetis D, Ioannou CV. Improvement of patient eligibility with the use of new generation endografts for the treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms. A comparison study among currently used endografts and literature review. Expert Rev Med Devices. 2017 Mar;14(3):245-250. doi: 10.1080/17434440.2017.1281738. Epub 2017 Jan 19. Review.
Kehagias E, Tsetis D. Proper technique of port puncture in the deltopectoral groove: the "port pinning technique". J Vasc Access. 2017 Jan 18;18(1):e10. doi: 10.5301/jva.5000635. No abstract available.
Kontopodis N, Tavlas E, Papadopoulos G, Galanakis N, Tsetis D, Ioannou CV. Embolization or Simple Coverage to Exclude the Internal Iliac Artery During Endovascular Repair of Aortoiliac Aneurysms? Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Comparative Studies. J Endovasc Ther. 2017 Feb;24(1):47-56. doi: 10.1177/1526602816677962. Epub 2016 Nov 19.
Galanakis N, Kontopodis N, Peteinarakis I, Kehagias E, Ioannou CV, Tsetis D. Direct Stenting in Patients with Acute Lower Limb Arterial Occlusions: Immediate and Long-Term Results. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2017 Feb;40(2):192-201. doi: 10.1007/s00270-016-1500-5. Epub 2016 Nov 8.
Fragaki M, Sifaki-Pistolla D, Samonakis DN, Koulentaki M, Koukouraki S, Stathaki M, Kouroumalis E. Screening for Hepatopulmonary Syndrome in Cirrhotic Patients Using Technetium 99m-macroaggregated Albumin Perfusion Lung Scan (Tc-MAA): Diagnostic Approach and Clinical Correlations. J Clin Gastroenterol. 2017 Sep 28. doi: 10.1097/MCG.0000000000000926. [Epub ahead of print]
Inkoom S, Papadakis AE, Raissaki M, Perisinakis K, Schandorf C, Fletcher JJ, Damilakis J. PAEDIATRIC NECK MULTIDETECTOR COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY: THE EFFECT OF BISMUTH SHIELDING ON THYROID DOSE AND IMAGE QUALITY. Radiat Prot Dosimetry. 2017 Apr 15;173(4):361-373. doi: 10.1093/rpd/ncw007
Stamatiou D, Ioannou CV, Kontopodis N, Michelakis D, Perisinakis K, Lasithiotakis K, Zoras O. Hyperthermic isolated limb perfusion. The switch from Steinmann pins to Omni-tract assisted isolation. J Surg Res. 2017 Jun 1;213:147-157. doi: 10.1016/j.jss.2017.02.023. Epub 2017 Feb 24.
Simos PG, Kavroulakis E, Maris T, Papadaki E, Boursianis T, Kalaitzakis G, Savaki HE. Neural foundations of overt and covert actions. Neuroimage. 2017 May 15;152:482-496. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2017.03.036. Epub 2017 Mar 18.
Orgera G, Tipaldi MA, Iftikhar Z, Ali T, Rebonato A, Hatzidakis A, Rossi M, Krokidis M. Peripheral use of detachable coils: expanding the boundaries of embolization. Minerva Cardioangiol. 2017 Feb;65(1):52-60
Krokidis M, Hatzidakis A.Covered biliary stents with proximal bare stents with proximal bare stent extension for the palliation of malignant biliary disease: can we reduce tumour overgrowth rate? Annals of Palliative Medicine. 2017 Aug; (6): 58-64
Mazonakis M, Tzedakis A, Damilakis J. Monte Carlo Simulation of Radiotherapy for Breast Cancer in Pregnant Patients: How to Reduce the Radiation Dose and Risks to Fetus? Radiat Prot Dosimetry. 2017 Jun 1;175(1):10-16. doi: 10.1093/rpd/ncw260.
Saunders D, Raissaki M, Servaes S, Adamsbaum C, Choudhary AK, Moreno JA, van Rijn RR, Offiah AC Throwing the baby out with the bath water - response to the Swedish Agency for Health Technology Assessment and Assessment of Social Services (SBU) report on traumatic shaking.Written on behalf of the European Society of Paediatric Radiology Child Abuse Task Force and the Society for Pediatric Radiology Child Abuse Committee. Pediatr Radiol. 2017 Oct;47(11):1386-1389. doi: 10.1007/s00247-017-3932-8. Epub 2017 Aug.
Offiah AC, Servaes S, Adamsbaum CS, Argyropoulou MI, Halliday KE, Jaspan T, Owens CM, Raissaki M, Rosendahl K, Stoodley N, Van Rijn RR, Callahan MJ, Chung T, Donaldson JS, Jaramillo D, Slovis TL, Strouse PJ. Initial response of the European Society of Paediatric Radiology and Society for Pediatric Radiology to the Swedish Agency for Health Technology Assessment and Assessment of Social Services' document on the triad of shaken baby syndrome. Pediatr Radiol. 2017 Apr;47(4):369-371. doi: 10.1007/s00247-017-3808-y. Epub 2017 Feb 23.
Ilia S, Raissaki M, Geromarkaki E, Briassoulis G. Acute blindness due to cerebral venous sinus thrombosis in a child. Postgrad Med J. 2017 Aug;93(1102):505-506. doi: 10.1136/postgradmedj-2016-134499. Epub 2017 Jan 5. No abstract available.
Detorakis EE, Magkanas E, Lasithiotaki I, Sidiropoulos P, Boumpas DT, Gourtsoyiannis N, Antoniou K, Raissaki M. Evolution of imaging findings, laboratory and functional parameters in rheumatoid arthritis patients after one year of treatment with anti-TNF-α agents. Clin Exp Rheumatol. 2017 Jan-Feb;35(1):43-52. Epub 2016 Oct 27.
.Kouvatsou, Z.K., Masoura, E., Papadaki, E.Z., Kimiskidis, V.K.Recall of semantically related word-lists in two patients with herpes simplex encephalitis. Neurology Psychiatry and Brain Research 2017;25: 1-8. [0.290]
Bontzos G, Plainis S, Papadaki E, Giannakopoulou T, Detorakis E.Mechanical optic neuropathy in high myopia. Clin Exp Optom. 2017 May 14. doi: 10.1111/cxo.12548. [Epub ahead of print]. [1.256]