World Congress Thoracic Imaging June 18-21, 2017, Hynes Convention Center, Boston, Massachusetts June 18-21, 2017, Hynes Convention Center, Boston, Massachusetts

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SUNDAY, JUNE 18, 2017
7:30-8:30 CONCURRENT SCIENTIFIC SESSION 1: CT Technology / Dual Energy
Ballroom A, 3rd Floor
Moderators: Myrna C. Godoy, MD
Subba Digumarthy, MD
7:30 SS 01-1. Application of Standard CT at Low kVp and Dual Energy CT at Low keV for Iodinated Contrast Agent Reduction: A Multivendor Dynamic Phantom Study
Robbert W. van Hamersvelt1, Nienke G. Eijsvoogel2, Casper Mihl2, Marco Das2, Joachim E. Wildberger2, Nico Buls3, Gordon Craggs3, Pim A. de Jong1, Tim Leiner1, Martin J. Willemink1
1University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands, 2Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht, Netherlands, 3UZ Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
7:40 SS 01-2. Calcified Coronary Artery Disease: Advanced Calcium Subtraction Improves Luminal Visualization and Diagnostic Confidence in Dual-Energy Coronary CT Angiography
Brian E. Jacobs1, Domenico De Santis1, Kwang-Nam Jin1, Moritz H. Albrecht1, Carlo N. De Cecco1, Christian Tesche1, Thomas J. Vogl2, Bernhard Schmidt3, Katharine L. Grant4, U. Joseph Schoepf1, Brian E. Jacobs1, Domenico De Santis1, Kwang-Nam Jin1, Moritz H. Albrecht1, Carlo N. De Cecco1, Christian Tesche1, Thomas J. Vogl2, Bernhard Schmidt3, Katharine L. Grant4, U. Joseph Schoepf1
1Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA, 2University Hospital Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany, 3Siemens Healthcare, Forchheim, Germany, 4Siemens HealthCare, Malvern, PA, USA
7:50 SS 01-3. Ultra-highresolution Whole Body Prototype CT Scanner: Influence of Image Matrix and Slicethickness on Image Quality in the Lung
Patrik Rogalla1, Matthias Prokop2, Alain Blum3, Marcus Chen4, Sonja Kandel3, John Schuzer1, Bernice Hoppel1
1National Intsitutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA, 2Radiology, Radiology, Netherlands, 3Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Toronto, ON, Canada, 4Cardiology, Bethesda, MD, USA
8:00 SS 01-4. Radiation Dose Reduction with DECT of the Chest: A Prospective Clinical Study
Rodrigo Canellas de Souza, Azadeh Tabari, Alexi Otrakji, Efren Flores, Subba Digumarthy, Mannudeep Kalra
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
8:10 SS 01-5. Optimal Scanning Parameters Using Adaptive Statistical Iterative Reconstruction-V for Lung Cancer Screening: Initial Phantom Study
Zhenteng Li, Baskaran Sundaram, Eric Gingold
Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
8:20 SS 01-6. Chest CT in Patients After Lung Transplantation Using a Novel Spectral Filtration 150 kV Tin-Filtered Protocol: Impact on Image Quality and Radiation Dose
Alexander Wressnegger1, Christian Schestak1, Helmut Prosch1, Helmut Ringl1, Georg Apfaltrer2, Paul Apfaltrer1
1Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria, 2Medical University Graz, Graz, Austria
7:30-8:30 CONCURRENT SCIENTIFIC SESSION 2: Thoracic Malignancy 1
Ballroom BC, 3rd Floor
Moderators: Carol C. Wu, MD
Francine L. Jacobson, MD
7:30 SS 02-1. Volume Doubling Times of Lung Cancers Detected in Interstitial Lung Disease: Comparison with Those Inchronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Cherry Kim, Sang Min Lee, Kyung-Hyun Do, Joon Beom Seo
University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea, Republic of
7:40 SS 02-2. Texture Imaging: A Novel Technique to Guide Treatment and Improve Quality of Life in Patients with Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma (NSCLC)
Umar A. Saeed1, Jay Kumar R. Nair1, Martin Vallières1, Ali Sabri2, Bojan Kovacina2, Stephen Probst Probst2, Leon Van Kempen2, Vera Hirsh1, Jana Taylor1
1McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada, 2Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada
7:50 SS 02-3. Solitary Nodular Invasive Mucinous Adenocarcinoma (IMA) of the Lung: Specific Diagnosis with the so-called ‘Morphologic-Metabolic Dissociation’ Sign
Min Jae Cha1, Kyung Soo Lee2, Tae Jung Kim2, Tae Sung Kim2, Myung Jin Chung2, Yang Soo Kim1
1Chung-Ang university hospital, Seoul, Korea, Republic of, 2Samsung Medical Center, Seoul, Korea, Republic of
8:00 SS 02-4. Can Radiomics at CT and Staging PETCT Serve as an Imaging Biomarker of EGFR and ALK alterations in Lung Adenocarcinoma?
Rashid Al Umairi, Farhan Mahmood, Farzad Khalvati, Bin Xu, Monica Yusishen, Laura Jimenez-Juan, Masoom Haider, Anastasia Oikonomou
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
8:10 SS 02-5. Natural History of Lung Cancers associated with Cystic Airspaces, Pathologic Correlation and Mutational Analysis
Florian J. Fintelmann, Jesaja K. Brinkmann, William R. Jeck, Subba R. Digumarthy, Mari Mino-Kenudson, Jo-Anne O. Shepard
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
8:20 SS 02-6. Aerogenous Spread of Lung Adenocarcinomas: Pathologic and Radiologic Features in Multiple Lung Cancers
Joao R. Inacio, Nina Chang, Carolina Souza, Chi K Lai, Harman S Sekhon, Carole Dennie, Marcio Gomes
The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, ON, Canada
7:30-8:30 CONCURRENT SCIENTIFIC SESSION 3: Thoracic Vascular 1
Rooms 302 & 304, 3rd Floor
Moderators: Smita Patel, MBBS
Ritu R. Gill, MD
7:30 SS 03-1. Right Ventricular Strain Evaluated on MDCT and Transthoracic Echocardiography and Their Relation with Adverse Clinical Events in Patient with Acute Pulmonary Embolism
Benedikt H. Heidinger1, Brett J. Carroll2, Dominique C. Dabreo1, Jason D. Matos2, Donya Mohebali1, Stephanie A. Feldman2, Ian McCormick2, Warren J. Manning3, Diana Litmanovich1
1Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA, 2Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA, 3Medicine and Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
7:40 SS 03-2. Performance of Guideline-Based Evaluation of Suspected Pulmonary Embolus at a Large Cancer Center
Darshan E. Variyam, Pradeepthi Badugu, Fady Ghaly, Brett W. Carter, Sai-ching J. Yeung, Terry W. Rice, Josiah Halm, Joseph Steele, Carol C. Wu
MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
7:50 SS 03-3. Radiologist Performance in the Detection of Pulmonary Embolism (PE)
Seth Kligerman, Jacob Seacrest, Adam Meeks, Jeffrey Galvin, Charles White
University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
8:00 SS 03-4. Coronary and Vascular Calcification Assessed by CT in Patients with Pulmonary Embolism and the Association with Mortality
Michelle C. Williams1, Nick Morley1, Kenneth Muir2, Edwin J. R. van Beek1, John H. Reid1, John T. Murchison1
1University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, 2Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
8:10 SS 03-5. Patent Foramen Ovale in Pulmonary Embolism: RiskFactor for Mortality?
Stephanie Tan1, Meng Zhang2, Vishal Patel2, Nada Shaban2, Benjamin A. Zalta2, Anna Shmukler2, Jeffrey Levsky2, Vineet R. Jain2, Linda B. Haramati2
1Montefiore Medical Center, New York, NY, USA, 2Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA
8:20 SS 03-6. Pulmonary Artery Obstruction Index and Right Ventricul Dysfunction Signs in Initial and Follow up Pulmonary Computed Tomographic Angiography in Pulmonary Embolism
Burak Mehmet Çildag, Mustafa Gok, Can Zafer Karaman
Adnan Menderes University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Radiology, Aydin, Turkey
12:00-13:30 LUNCH, VISIT EXHIBITS
Hall C &D, 2nd Floor
13:30-15:15 PLENARY SESSION 1: INTERSTITIAL LUNG DISEASE CLINICAL/RX
Ballroom BC, 3rd Floor
Moderators: Jai Soung Park, MD
Athol U. Wells, MD
13:30 Clinical Diagnosis of Usual Interstitial Pneumonia
Athol Wells, MD
Royal Brompton Hospital, London, United Kingdom
13:50 Treatment of UIP
Athol Wells, MD
Royal Brompton Hospital, London, United Kingdom
14:10 Imaging of UIP
David A. Lynch, MB
National Jewish Health, Denver, CO, USA
14:30 Pathology of UIP
Thomas V. Colby, MD
Mayo Clinic Arizona, Scottsdale, AZ, USA
14:50 Interstitial Lung Disease in Children
Alan S. Brody, MD
Cincinnati Children's Hospital and Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
15:15-15:30 COFFEE BREAK, VISIT EXHIBITS
Hall C & D, 2nd Floor
15:30-17:00 PLENARY SESSION 2: IMAGE INTERPRETATION SESSION
Ballroom BC, 3rd Floor
Moderators: Thomas E. Hartman, MD
Sanjeev Bhalla, MD
Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University, St. Louis, MO. USA

Ryoko Egashira, MD
Department of Radiology, Faculty of Medicine, Saga University, Japan

Nigel Howarth, MD
Institut de Radiologie, Clinique des Grangettes – Geneva, Switzerland

Chang Hyun Lee, MD
Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea

Ella A. Kazerooni, MD
University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA

Theresa McLoud, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA

Santiago Rossi, MD
Centro Rossi/Hospital Cetrangola, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Eric J. Stern, MD
University of Washington, Seattle, WA.
17:00-18:00 WELCOME RECEPTION
Exhibit Hall
7:30-8:30 ELECTRONIC EDUCATIONAL EXHIBITS
Hall C, 2nd Floor
PLASMA SCREEN #1
7:30 EEE 01-1. Feel the Rhythm of the Beat! Imaging the Left Atrium: What the Electophysiologist Wants to Know
A. Shmukler, A. Bader, N. Kumarasamy, E. Bader, L. Haramati
Montefiore Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY, USA, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA, Yale New Heaven Health, northeast medical group, Greenwich, CT, USA
7:45 EEE 01-2. Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms with a Genetic Basis
A. Hamid, E. Lee, M. Ghadimi Mahani, S. Brian, A.L Dorfam, J. Lu, P. Agarwal
University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
8:00 EEE 01-3. Overview of Complications of Acute and Chronic Myocardial Infarction- Revisitingpathogenesis and Cross Sectional Imaging
A. J. Baxi1, R. Katre1, S. Saboo2, C. Restrepo1;
1UTHSCSA, San Antonio, TX, USA, 2University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
8:15 EEE 01-4. Cardiac Applications of Hybrid PET/MRI
P. J. Bergquist1, J. Jeudy1, C. White1, M. Chung2;
1University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD,USA, 2The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, USA
PLASMA SCREEN #2
7:30 EEE 02-1. Is it Really Honeycombing? Limitations and Pitfalls in Radiological Diagnosis of Honeycombing
J. Arenas-Jiménez, E. García-Garrigós, M. Sirera-Matilla, M. C. Planells-Alduvin, F. I. Aranda
Hospital General Universitario de Alicante, Alicante, Spain
7:45 EEE 02-2. Off the Beaten Track: A Pictorial Review of Atypical Features of Pulmonary Metastases
M. J. Hora, C. W. Koo, C. W. Cox
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
8:00 EEE 02-3. Thoracic Complications of Precision Cancertherapies: A Practical Guide for Radiologists in the New Era of Cancer Treatment
M. Nishino1, H. Hatabu2, N. Ramaiya1
1Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA,USA, 2Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
8:15 EEE 02-4. Chronic Lung Allograft Dysfunction - More Than Just Bronchiolitis Obliterans Syndrome
P. V. Hota, C. Dass, S. Simpson
Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, USA
PLASMA SCREEN #3
7:30 EEE 03-1. Clinical and Radiologic Manifestations of Combined Pulmonary Fibrosis and Emphysema (CPFE)
W. Choi, K. Lee, E. Kang
Dong-A University Hospital, Busan, Korea, Republic of
7:45 EEE 03-2. Dual-Energy Perfusion CT: Basic and Clinical Applications
Y. Kunihiro, M. Okada, N. Matsunaga
Yamaguchi University Graduate School of Medicine, Ube, Japan
8:00 EEE 03-3. New Radiological Approaches in Lung Cancer to Evaluate Tumor Response to New Treatments (Targeted Therapies and Immunotherapy): Morphological and Functional Imaging
M. Benegas Urteaga, I. Vollmer, N. Reguart, R. Perea, T. de Caralt, M. Sanchez
Hospital Clínic de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
8:15 EEE 03-4. Dealing with Diaphragmatic Hernias - Keypoints to a Proper Diagnosis
G. Schiappacasse, C. Silva, J. Alegria;
Facultad de Medicina, Clinica Alemana Universidad del Desarrollo, Santiago, Chile
PLASMA SCREEN #4
7:30 EEE 04-1. Cavitation in Primary Lung Cancer: Characteristic Features and Mechanisms
Y. Kunihiro1, T. Kobayashi1, N. Tanaka2, T. Matsumoto3, N. Matsunaga1;
1Yamaguchi University Graduate School of Medicine, Ube, Japan, 2Saiseikai Yamaguchi General Hospital, Yamaguchi, Japan, 3National Hospital Organization, Yamaguchi Ube Medical Center, Ube, Japan
7:45 EEE 04-2. Parametric Response Mapping - Utility Of A Novel Imaging Biomarker In Pulmonary Disease
D. Vummidi, C. Galban, B. Ross, G. Yanik, V. Lama, M. Han, E. Kazerooni
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
8:00 EEE 04-3. Radiology Of Pulmonary Tuberculosis In Immune-Compromised Patients: Updates
JW Song
Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea, Republic of
8:15 EEE 04-4. Systemic Air Embolism in Transthoracic Lung Biopsy: Risk Factors, Detection and Management
A. K. Verma, H. Bayanati, A. Gupta, C. Souza, J. Inacio, E. Pena, R. Peterson, J. Seely, C. Dennie
The Ottawa Hospital, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
PLASMA SCREEN #5
7:30 EEE 05-1. How Diffusion Weighted Imaging Helps in Lung Cancer Radiotherapy Planning
D. Baruah, E. Gore, E. Paulson, Z. Laste, S. Baginski, K. Thounlasenh, K. Shahir;
Medical college of Wisconsin, Brookfield, WI, USA
7:45 EEE 05-2. 3D Printing in Thoracic and Cardiac Imaging
J. Lichtenberger
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
8:00 EEE 05-3. A Guide to Endobronchial Ultrasound and Endoscopic Ultrasound (EBUS and EUS) for Thoracic Radiologists
A. Barker1, S. Karia1, N. Carroll1, R. Rintoul2, J. Herre1, E. Godfrey1, S. Ramasundara1, J. L. Babar1;
1Addenbrooke's hospital, Cambridge, United Kingdom, 2Papworth hospital, Cambridge, United Kingdom
PLASMA SCREEN #6
7:30 EEE 06-1. A Horse of a Different Color: A Pictorial Review of Organizing Pneumonia
E. Yushvayev, A. C. Levy, M. Muranaka, R. Perone
Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY, USA
7:45 EEE 06-2. Access Routes To The Mediastinum For Percutaneous Thoracic Biopsies: Protective Capnothorax And Mediastinal Widening
J. Soon, G. Alturkstani, J. Kavanagh, S. Kandel, P. Rogalla
University Health Network, Toronto, ON, Canada
8:00 EEE 06-3. Chronic Lung Allograft Dysfunction (CLAD) - ChangingConcepts in Pathogenesis & Cross Sectional Imaging Findings
A. J. Baxi, C. Restrepo
UTHSCSA, San Antonio, TX, USA
12:00-13:00 ELECTRONIC EDUCATIONAL EXHIBITS
Hall C, 2nd Floor
PLASMA SCREEN #1
12:00 EEE 01-5. Assessment of Right-Sided Cardiac Masses by Cardiac MRI: Case-Based Review and Imaging Tips
M. Arzanauskaite, R. H. Mohiaddin
Royal Brompton Hospital, London, United Kingdom
12:15 EEE 01-6. Preoperative CT in Re-operative Sternotomy for Cardiac Surgery: What the Surgeon Wants to Know
D. Grant, Jr., R. Edwards, J. Hermsen, G. Kicska
University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
12:30 EEE 01-7. Coronary Artery Fistula From A to Z: Pathophysiology, Spectrum of Imaging Findings and Management with Coronary CT Angiography
E. Chun, G. Yun, T. Nam
Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, Seongnam-si, Korea, Republic of
12:45 EEE 01-8. CT Imaging of Bioresorbable Stents - A Primer for Radiologists
E. Zdanovich, S. Mansour, A. S. Chin, Y. Provost, C. Chartrand-Lefebvre
Hôtel-Dieu CHUM, Montreal, QC, Canada
PLASMA SCREEN #2
12:00 EEE 02-5. 1. Lung Transplantation 2.0: Updates on Indications/Contraindications, Donor Selection, Surgical Techniques, and Post-transplant Complications
C. Chang
University of California - Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
12:15 EEE 02-6. Pictorial Review of Chemotherapy-induced Pneumonitisin Oncologic Patients
J. Han1, K. Lee2, J. Baek3;
1Dongnam Institute of Radiological and Medical Sciences Cancer Center, Busan, Korea, Republic Of, 2Dong-A University, Medical Center, Busan, Korea, Republic Of, 3Inje University Busan Paik Hospital, Busan, Republic of Korea
12:30 EEE 02-7. The Thoracic Radiologist's Guide to the Breast
G. Gupta, J. Krauss, S. Al-Katib, M. Farah;
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine, Beaumont Health, Royal Oak, MI, USA
12:45 EEE 02-8. Upcoming Changes in Lung Cancer Staging in the Forthcoming Eighth Edition of the TNM Classification: What Radiologists Need to Know
S. H. Novak, A. David, N. K. Gupta
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
PLASMA SCREEN #3
12:00 EEE 03-5. Cystic Lung Disease: What Can Cause Holes in the Lung?
H. Koo, M. Kim, J. Song
Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Seoul, Korea, Republic of
12:15 EEE 03-6. Imaging of Tracheobronchomalacia: Case-based comprehensive review
L. Sivakumaran, K. Sayegh, B. Kovacina, S. Digumarthy
Université de Montréal, Montreal, QC, Canada, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada, Harvard University, Boston, MA, USA
12:30 EEE 03-7. Non-Malignant Histiocytic Disorders of the Thorax: Revised Classification Scheme with Illustration of Typical and Variant Imaging Presentations and Histopathologic and Immunohistochemical Correlation
C. E. Jokerst, M. L. Smith, P. M. Panse, K. W. Cummings, E. A. Jensen, M. B. Gotway
Mayo Clinic Arizona, Phoenix, AZ, USA
12:45 EEE 03-8. Non-Thrombotic Pulmonary Embolism: Spectrum of CT and MR Imaging Findings
M. Arzanauskaite1, V. Buroviene2, J. Zaveckiene2;
1Royal Brompton Hospital, London, UNITED KINGDOM, 2Hospital of Lithuanian University of Health Sciences Kauno Klinikos, Kaunas, Lithuania.
PLASMA SCREEN #4
12:00 EEE 04-5. Radiation Induced Lung Injury: Distinguishing New Patterns of Toxicity From Recurrent Malignancy
M. D. Martin, A. M. Baschnagel, C. A. Meyer
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
12:15 EEE 04-6. Radiologic Assessment of the Elderly Chest: Normal Aging vs. Clinical Significances
E. Kang1, J. Lee1, Choo J.2, H. Yong1, K. Lee2, Y. Oh3;
1Korea University Guro Hospital, Seoul, Korea, Republic of, 2Korea University Ansan Hospital, Seoul, Korea, Republic of, 3Korea University Anam Hospital, Seoul, Korea, Republic of
12:30 EEE 04-7. Tracheal and Bronchial Content: Is It Always Mucus?
C. Y. Verrastro1, V. B. Antunes1, P. T. S. Torres2, G. Szarf1, J. Capobianco1, I. Missrie1, M. M. L. Marchenta1, G. S. P. Meirelles1
1Grupo Fleury, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 2Multimagem Diagnosticos, Goiania, Brazil
12:45 EEE 04-8. Tuberculosis: Not Just a Hole in the Lung
C. Y. Verrastro1, G. Szarf1, I. Missrie1, J. Capobianco1, V. S. A. Lajarin1, G. D'Ippolito1, R. F. C. A. Neves2, G. S. P. Meirelles1
1Grupo Fleury, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 2Hospital do Rim e Hipertensão, Sao Paulo, Brazil
PLASMA SCREEN #5
12:00 EEE 05-4. Unraveling Gastroesophageal Junction: Radiologist`s Perspective
A. J. Baxi, M. Zahid, R. Katre, A. Sunnapwar, C. Restrepo
UTHSCSA, San Antonio, TX, USA
12:15 EEE 05-5. Diffuse Mediastinal Widening on the Chest Radiograph: How to Narrow the Differential Diagnosis
I. Russell, P. Maldjian
Rutgers - New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ, USA
12:30 EEE 05-6. Imaging of Nonneoplastic Abnormalities of the Large Airways
M. Murota1, Y. Yamamoto1, K. Satoh2, Y. Nishiyama1
1Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, Kagawa, Japan, 2Kagawa Prefectural University of Health Sciences, Kagawa, Japan
12:45 EEE 05-7. Post Lung Transplant Complications: Emphasis on CT Imaging Findings
R. Katre, C. Restrepo, A. Baxi
UTHSCSA, San Antonio, TX, USA
PLASMA SCREEN #6
12:00 EEE 06-4. Sarcoidosis Mimicking Malignancy and Sarcoid Reactions in the Chest: Collaborative Interpretation of CT and F-18 FDG PET/CT
H. Son
Einstein Healthcare Network, Philadelphia, PA, USA
12:15 EEE 06-5. Percutaneous Direct Embolization of Pulmonary Arterial Pseudoaneurysms: Mixed Bag of Success and Failure!
A. S. Bhalla, A. Goyal, P. Meena, S. Gamanagatti
All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi, India
12:30 EEE 06-6. Spectrum of Cystic Lung Disease and Its Mimics
K. Jacobs, E. Weihe
UCSD, San Diego, CA, USA
12:00-13:00 POSTER BOARD EDUCATIONAL EXHIBITS
Hall C, 2nd Floor
12:00 PBEE 1. Benign and Malignant Tumors of The Tracheobronchial Tree: A Multimodality Imaging Approach
R. Katre, C. Restrepo, A. Baxi
UTHSCSA, San Antonio, TX, USA
12:00 PBEE 2. Assessment of Left Ventricular Hypertrophy: a Magnetic Resonance Imaging Based Approach
C. F. Cholet, C. E. Kwon, T. C. Wong, E. B. Schelbert, J. M. Lacomis
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
12:15 PBEE 3. Cystic Lung Disease: Systematic Approach and Update in 2017
Y. Wu1, M. Chow2
1Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore, Singapore, 2Khoo Teck Puat Hospital, Singapore, Singapore
12:15 PBEE 4. Cardiac Causes of Breathlessness on Thoracic CT - Pictorial Review of Relevant Diseases
C. Low1, J. Tan1, S. Yahya2, I. Das3
1Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust, Birmingham, United Kingdom, 2University Hospital Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, Birmingham, United Kingdom, 3University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, Leicester, United Kingdom
12:30 PBEE 5. Histiocytic Disorders: Chest Imaging
I. Passos Vilas Boas, D. Marinho Tridente, A. Curado S. Costa, S. Barreto de Oliveira Filho, D. Marinho Tridente, F. Ometto Zorzenoni, G. Lima Ramos, J. Teixeira Amorim Grill, V. Sanchez Lajarin, C. Gomes dos Reis Junior, A. Marchini Silva
Santa Casa São Paulo, S.Paulo, Brazil
12:30 PBEE 6. Birt-Hogg-Dubé Syndrome: Characteristic Imaging Features Differentiating Birt-Hogg-Dubé Syndrome From Other Diffuse Cystic Lung Diseases
J. Kim, Y. Cha
Dongguk University Ilsan Hospital, Goyang-si, Korea, Republic of
12:45 PBEE 7. Primary Thoracic Lymphomas: Not all Lymphomas are Created Equal
S. H. Garrana1, T. H. Kauffman2, S. Martínez-Jiménez3, P. A. Muñoz4, E. Von Ende5, S. E. Gutschow2, M. L. Rosado-de-Christenson3
1Department of Radiology, University of Missouri-Kansas City, Kansas City, MO, USA, 2Department of Radiology, University of Missouri-Kansas CIty, Kansas City, MO, USA, 3Department of Radiology, Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City and University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine, Kansas City, MO, USA, 4Department of Pathology, Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City and University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine, Kansas City, MO, USA, 5The Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, Kansas City, MO, USA
12:45 PBEE 8. Transthoracic Needle Aspiration/Biopsy: Expectations and related complications in the era of personalized treatment of lung cancer
N. Gupta, C. Deshpande
Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
8:30-9:30 CONCURRENT INSTRUCTIONAL COURSE 1: ILD FIBROTIC
Ballroom A, 3rd Floor
Moderators: Nigel Howarth, MD
Noriyuki Tomiyama, MD
8:30 ILD Connective Tissue Disease/Interstitial Pneumonia with Autoimmune Features (IPAF)
Sujal Desai, MD
King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom
8:50 Fibrotic ILD Not UIP/ NSIP
David Naidich, MD
New York University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
9:10 "Hut Lung" Radiology/Pathology
Thomas V. Colby, MD
Mayo Clinic Arizona, Scottsdale, AZ, USA
8:30-9:30 CONCURRENT INSTRUCTIONAL COURSE 2: THORACIC TUMORS
Ballroom BC, 3rd Floor
Moderators: Ki-Nam Lee, MD
Eric J. Stern, MD
8:30 Carcinoid Spectrum
Helmut Prosch, MD
Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
8:50 Chest Wall Lesions, a Multimodality Approach
Brett Carter, MD
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
9:10 Mesothelioma
Professor Fergus Gleeson
Oxford University Hospital NHS Trust, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom
8:30-9:30 CONCURRENT INSTRUCTIONAL COURSE 3: AIRWAYS
Rooms 302 & 304, 3rd Floor
Moderators: Gerald F. Abbott, MD
Shuji Sakai, MD
8:30 Multiplanar and 3D Imaging of Large Airways
Phillip M. Boiselle, MD
Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL
8:50 Small Airways Disease
Professor Johny A. Verschakelen, MD
Univeristy Hospital Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
9:10 Imaging and Therapy of Hemoptysis
Professor Marie Pierre Revel, MD
Cochin Hospital, Paris 5 University, Paris, France
8:30-9:30 CONCURRENT INSTRUCTIONAL COURSE 4: PEDIATRIC IMAGING FOR THE "ADULT RADIOLOGIST"
Room 312, 3rd Floor
Moderator: Robert J. Fleck, MD
8:30 New Viral Infections Affecting Both Children and Adults: SARS, H1N1, and MERS-CoV
K.M.Das, MD
United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, UAE
8:50 Congenital Malformations In Children and Adults
Professor Edward Y. Lee, MD
Boston Children's Hospital & Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
9:10 Early Manifestations of Systemic Thoracic Disorders in Children and Young Adults: Clues to Early and Accurate Diagnosis
Pilar Garcia-Pena, MD
Vall d'Hebron Hospital, Barcelona, Spain
9:30-10:00 COFFEE BREAK, VISIT EXHIBITS
Hall C & D, 2nd Floor
10:00-11:00 CONCURRENT SCIENTIFIC SESSION 4: DILD
Ballroom A, 3rd Floor
Moderators: Anand Devaraj, MD
Amita Sharma, MD
10:00 SS 04-1. Novel Computed Tomography (CT) Markers of Volume Loss in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF)
Hasti Robbie1, Athol Wells1, Joseph Jacob2, Simon Walsh3, Arjun Nair4, Priscilla Tazoniero1, Ahgasthikan Srikanthan5, Angela Atinga6, Rose Camoras1, Anand Devaraj1
1Royal Brompton Hospital, London, United Kingdom, 2Royal Free Hospital, London, United Kingdom, 3King's College Hospital, London, United Kingdom, 4Guy's and St Thomas Hospital, London, United Kingdom, 5Kingston Hospital, London, United Kingdom, 6Imperial College NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom
10:10 SS 04-2. CT Predictors of Survival in Chronic Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
Jonathan Chung, Steven Montner, Ayodeji Adegunsoye, Justin M. Oldham, Aliya N. Husain, Imre Noth, Rekha Vij, Mary E. Strek
University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
10:20 SS 04-3. Referring Clinician Preferences on CT Reporting of Smoking Related Lung Changes, a Survey Study
Alan Ropp, Charles White
University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
10:30 SS 04-4. CT and Pathology Correlation Predicts Survival in Pulmonary Fibrosis
Jonathan Chung, Steven Montner, Ayodeji Adegunsoye, Justin M. Oldham, Aliya N. Husain, Imre Noth, Rekha Vij, Mary E. Strek
University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
10:40 SS 04-5. The Identification of Systemic Integrinactivation in Idiopathic and Systemic Sclerosis Pulmonary Fibrosis Using 18F Fluciclatide PET
Saeed Mirsadraee, Aleksander Marin, Martin Connell, Nikhil Hirani, Edwin J.R. van Beek
University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
10:50 SS 04-6. Unsupervised Opacity Annotation of Diffuse Lung Diseases Using Deep Autoencoder and Bag-of-Features
Shingo Mabu, Masanao Obayashi, Takashi Kuremoto, Noriaki Hashimoto, Yasushi Hirano, Shoji Kido
Yamaguchi University, Ube, Japan
10:00-11:00 CONCURRENT SCIENTIFIC SESSION 5: Lung Nodule 1
Ballroom BC, 3rd Floor
Moderators: Yeun-Chung Chang, MD
Patricia de Groot, MD
10:00 SS 05-1. Observer Performance for Detection of Pulmonary Nodules at Unenhanced Chest CT Over a Large Range of Radiation Dose Levels
David Levin, Joel G. Fletcher, Anne-Marie Sykes, Rebecca Lindell, Darin White, Ronald Kuzo, Lifeng Yu, Maria Shiung, Adam Bartley, Shuai Leng
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
10:10 SS 05-2. Lung Nodule Risk Stratification in Non-Screening, Daily Routine Clinical Subjects
Onno M. Mets1, Kaman Chung2, Ernst Th Scholten2, Bram van Ginneken2, Cornelia M. Schaefer-Prokop3, Pim A. de Jong1
1University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands, 2Diagnostic Image Analysis Group, Nijmegen, Netherlands, 3Meander Medical Center, Amersfoort, Netherlands
10:20 SS 05-3. Interobserver Variation in Characterisation of Incidentally-Detected Pulmonary Nodules: An International, Multicenter Study
Emily C. Bartlett1, Simon L.F. Walsh1, Georgia Hardavella1, Arjun Nair2, Sujal R. Desai1
1King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom, 2Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom
10:30 SS 05-4. Non-solid and Part-solid Nodules: Comparison Between Visual and Computer Aided Detection
Mario Silva1, Giovanni Capretti1, Nicola Sverzellati1, Colin Jacobs2, Francesco Ciompi2, Bram van Ginneken2, Cornelia M. Schaefer-Prokop2, Mathias Prokop2, Alfonso Marchianò3, Ugo Pastorino4
1Department of Radiology, University of Parma, Parma, Italy, 2Department of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine at Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen, Netherlands, 3Department of Radiology, IRCCS Istituto Nazionale Tumori, Milan, Italy, 4Department of Thoracic Surgery, IRCCS Istituto Nazionale Tumori, Milan, Italy
10:40 SS 05-5. Integration of CT and Cell-Free DNA as a Biomarker for Early Lung Cancer Detection in Patients with Indeterminate Pulmonary Nodules
Tina Tailor, Edward Patz
Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
10:50 SS 05-6. Limited Utility of Pulmonary Nodule Risk Calculators for Managing Suspicious Nodules
Mark M. Hammer, Arun C. Nachiappan, Eduardo M. Barbosa, Jr.
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
10:00-11:00 CONCURRENT SCIENTIFIC SESSION 6: Emphysema / Airways 1
Rooms 302 & 304, 3rd Floor
Moderators: Yoshiharu Ohno, MD
Eric Stern, MD
10:00 SS 06-1. Assessment of small airway disease contribution to pulmonary dysfunction in COPD
Mariaelena Occhipinti, Matteo Paoletti, Francesca Bigazzi, Marco Palazzi, Viola Bonti, Gianna Camiciottoli, Massimo Pistolesi
University of Florence, Firenze, Italy
10:10 SS 06-2. Evaluation of Disease Severity in Cystic Fibrosis Patients Using Stationary Digital Chest Tomosynthesis in Comparison with CXR
Dora K. Franceschi, Allison E. Hartman, Christy R. Inscoe, Jennifer L. Goralski, Brett Murdock, Gongting Wu, Otto Zhou, Yueh Z. Lee
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
10:20 SS 06-3. Longitudinal Follow-Up of Patients with Tracheobronchomalacia after Undergoing Tracheobronchoplasty - MDCT Findings and Clinical Correlation
Abraham F. Bezuidenhout, Phillip M. Boiselle, Alexander A. Bankier, Benedikt H. Heidinger, Daniel Alape, Daniel H. Buitrago, Adnan Majid, Sidharta P. Gangadharan, Diana E. Litmanovich
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
10:30 SS 06-4. Cine-MRI of Tracheal Dynamics - A Pilot Study
Diana E. Litmanovich1, Phillip M. Boiselle1, Benedikt Heidinger1, Elrozy A. Andrinopoulou2, Carl O’Donnel1, David Alsop1, Pierluigi Ciet1
1Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC), Boston, MA, USA, 2Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, Netherlands
10:40 SS 06-5. Ultra Low Dose Dynamic Expiratory CT For Tracheomalacia (TM)
Stuart L. Cohen, Eran Ben-Levi, Amar Shah, Navid Rahmani, Rakesh D. Shah
Northwell Health, Manhasset, NY, USA
10:50 SS 06-6. Early Diagnosis of Bronchiolitis Obliterans Syndrome After Lung Transplantation Using Functional Respiratory Imaging
Eduardo M. Barbosa, Jr.1, Lieven Nuyttens2, Francisca Ferreira2, Wim Vos2, Cedric van Holsbeke2, Will de Backer2, Jan de Backer2, James Lee1
1University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA, 2Fluidda, Kontich, Belgium
11:00-12:00 OPENING CEREMONY AND DISTINGUISHED CONGRESS LECTURE
Ballroom BC, 3rd Floor
11:00 am Welcome & Introduction

David A. Lynch, MB
Fleischner Society, President

Ann N. Leung, MD
Society of Thoracic Radiology, President

Nicola Sverzellati, MD, Parma/IT
European Society of Thoracic Imaging, President

Noriyuki Tomiyama, MD
Japanese Society of Thoracic Radiology, President

Jae Woo Song, MD
Korean Society of Thoracic Radiology, President

11:15 am CONGRESS LECTURE
Is the Art of Medicine Dead in the Era of Population Health Management?
James A. Brink, MD
Chairman of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Professor of Radiology, Harvard Medical School Chair, Board of Chancellors, American College of Radiology
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