Journal article

Accuracy and Reliability Assessment of CT and MR Perfusion Analysis Software Using a Digital Phantom

Kohsuke Kudo, Soren Christensen, Makoto Sasaki, Leif Ostergaard, Hiroki Shirato, Kuniaki Ogasawara, Max Wintermark, Steven Warach

Radiology | RADIOLOGICAL SOC NORTH AMERICA | Published : 2013

University of Melbourne Researchers

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Funding Acknowledgements

Supported in part by a Grant-in-Aid for Strategic Medical Science Research from the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of Japan and by the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science through the Funding Program for Next Generation World-Leading Researchers (NEXT Program) initiated by the Council for Science and Technology Policy.S.W. is an employee of the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health.K. K. Financial activities related to the present article: none to disclose. Financial activities not related to the present article: was paid consultancy fee by Medical Image Lab and received payment for lectures including service on speakers bureaus by GE Healthcare and Hitachi Medical Corporation. Other relationships: none to disclose. S. C. No relevant conflicts of interest to disclose. M. S. Financial activities related to the present article: none to disclose. Financial activities not related to the present article: author was paid consultancy fee by Lundbeck; institution was paid consultancy fee by Hitachi Medical; was paid for lectures including service on speakers bureaus by GE Healthcare, Otsuka Pharma, Mitsubishi Pharma, Daiichi Pharma, J-Mac System, Hitachi Medical, Olea Medical, Bayer, Sanofi, and Esai. Other relationships: none to disclose. L.O. No relevant conflicts of interest to disclose. H. S. Financial activities related to the present article: none to disclose. Financial activities not related to the present article: paid for board membership by the Japanese Organization of Radiotherapy Quality Management and for consultancy by Medical Image Lab; institution received grants from Hitachi, Hitachi Medical, Varian Medical Systems, Shimadzu, Hokkaido Electric Power, and Elekta K. K.; institution received collaborative research grants from Accuthera, Tanaka Kikinzoku Kogyo K. K., Medikit, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Philips Electronics Japan, Fujifilm Medical, Sumitomo Heavy Industries, Shimadzu, Asahikawa Medical University, Nakashima Medical, Hokkaido Gastrointestinal Cancer Study group; institution received consigned research grants from Fujifilm Medical; received payment for lectures including service on speakers bureaus from Moroo, Hitachi, Chiyoda Technol, Japan Society of Medical Physics, Olympus, Varian Medical Systems, and ORIX Life Insurance. Other relationships: none to disclose. K. O. No relevant conflicts of interest to disclose. M. W. Financial activities related to the present article: none to disclose. Financial activities not related to the present article: institution received a grant from GE Healthcare. Other relationships: none to disclose. S. W. No relevant conflicts of interest to disclose.