Comparison of the sensitivities of 5 different computed tomography scanners for the assessment of the progression of pulmonary emphysema: a phantom study.

@article{Stoel2004ComparisonOT,
  title={Comparison of the sensitivities of 5 different computed tomography scanners for the assessment of the progression of pulmonary emphysema: a phantom study.},
  author={Berend C. Stoel and M. Els Bakker and J. G. Stolk and Asger Dirksen and Robert Andrew Stockley and Eeva Piitulainen and Erich W. Russi and Johan H. C. Reiber},
  journal={Investigative radiology},
  year={2004},
  volume={39 1},
  pages={1-7}
}
RATIONALE AND OBJECTIVES To compare the sensitivities of 5 different computed tomography scanners (4 multislice CT [MSCT] and 1 single-slice CT) in the assessment of the progression of pulmonary emphysema. METHODS A Perspex cylinder phantom was constructed containing small pieces of polythene foam with densities representative of lung. Changing the… CONTINUE READING