Editors: "Susanne Keiding(Susanne )", "Michael Sørensen(Michael )"

Functional Molecular Imaging In Hepatology

eBook: US $0 Special Offer (PDF + Printed Copy): US $118
Printed Copy: US $119
Library License: US $0
ISBN: 978-1-60805-677-4
eISBN: 978-1-60805-290-5 (Online)
DOI: 10.2174/97816080529051120101
(0 Comment) | Rate This Book

Introduction

The eBook discusses how the special physiology of the liver must be considered when applying functional molecular imaging in hepatology. The main topics of the eBook include the clinical and scientific use and possibilities of functional molecular imaging for investigations of hepatic blood perfusion, substrate metabolism, and biliary secretion as well as for cancer diagnostics (primary and secondary liver cancers). Functional imaging of changes in cerebral blood perfusion and metabolism in patients with liver diseases is also covered. The eBook is written by internationally renowned experts and is intended for everyone who is interested in hepatology or functional molecular imaging.

Introduction

- Pp. i
Sussane Keiding and Michael Sorensen
Download Free

Foreword

- Pp. ii
Hendrik Vilstrup
Download Free

Preface

- Pp. iii
Susanne Keiding and Michael Sørensen
Download Free

List of Contributors

- Pp. iv-vi (3)
Susanne Keiding and Michael Sørensen
Download Free

Functional Anatomy of Liver Circulation

- Pp. 3-13 (11)
Carlo Merkel, Sara Montagnese and Piero Amodio
View Abstract Download Free

Measurements of the Liver’s Total Blood Flow and Regional Perfusion

- Pp. 14-23 (10)
Susanne Keiding and Ole Lajord Munk
View Abstract Download Free

Combining Compartmental and Microvascular Models in Interpreting Dynamic PET Data

- Pp. 24-31 (8)
Ole Lajord Munk, Susanne Keiding and Ludvik Bass
View Abstract Download Free

Calculating the Metabolic Clearance of a Mother Substance from the Clearance of its Analogue Tracer Measured by PET

- Pp. 32-36 (5)
Ludvik Bass, Michael Sørensen, Ole Lajord Munk and Susanne Keiding
View Abstract Download Free

Hepatic Glucose and Fatty Acid Metabolism

- Pp. 37-48 (12)
Patricia Iozzo and Pirjo Nuutila
View Abstract Download Free

Biliary Secretion

- Pp. 49-75 (27)
Kim Frisch and Alan F. Hofmann
View Abstract Download Free

Metabonomic Analysis in Liver Diseases

- Pp. 76-86 (11)
Laia Chavarria, Ignasi Barba and Juan Córdoba
View Abstract Download Free

Hepatocellular Carcinoma

- Pp. 87-94 (8)
Michael Sørensen
View Abstract Download Free

Cholangiocarcinoma

- Pp. 95-103 (9)
Hanne Prytz
View Abstract Download Free

Liver Metastases from Colorectal Cancers

- Pp. 104-119 (16)
Laurie B. Jones-Jackson, Ronald C. Walker and Dominique Delbeke
View Abstract Download Free

Neuroendocrine Tumours with Secondary Liver Lesions

- Pp. 120-128 (9)
Valentina Ambrosini, Davide Campana, Paola Tommassetti and Stefano Fanti
View Abstract Download Free

Brain Energy and Ammonia Metabolism

- Pp. 129-144 (16)
Lasse K. Bak, Arne Schousboe and Helle S. Waagepetersen
View Abstract Download Free

Cerebral Glucose Metabolism in Patients with Liver Cirrhosis and Hepatic Encephalopathy

- Pp. 145-152 (8)
Karin Weissenborn and Alan H. Lockwood
View Abstract Download Free

Cerebral Ammonia Metabolism in Cirrhosis

- Pp. 153-159 (7)
Michael Sørensen and Peter Ott
View Abstract Download Free

Magnetic Resonance Studies of the Brain in Liver Disease

- Pp. 160-182 (23)
Mark J.W. McPhail, Howard C. Thomas and D. Taylor-Robinson Simon
View Abstract Download Free

Author Index

- Pp. 183
Susanne Keiding and Michael Sørensen
Download Free

Subject Index

- Pp. 184-185 (2)
Susanne Keiding and Michael Sørensen
Download Free

RELATED BOOKS

.Clinical Mechanics in the Gut: An Introduction.
.Comprehensive Practical Hepatology.
.Oesophago-gastric Surgery.
.Oesophago-gastric Surgery.