Journal publications

Arduino A, Bottauscio O, Brühl Rüdiger, Chiampi M, Zilberti L, "In silico evaluation of the thermal stress induced by MRI switched gradient fields in patients with metallic hip implant", Physics in Medicine & Biology, 2019, 64 245006; https://doi.org/10.1088/1361-6560/ab5428;

 

Standards & Regulatory Activities

IEC, SC 62B MT40 Diagnostic Imaging Equipment - Magneitc Resonance Equipment for Medical Diagnosis, IEC 60601-2-33, Medical electrical equipment - Part 2-33: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of magnetic resonance equipment for medical diagnosis

ISO, TC 150 Implants for Surgery, ISO/TS 10974 JWG, Assessment of the safety of magnetic resonance imaging for patients with an active implantable medical device

DIN, Standards Committee Radiology (NAR), Subcommittee 8, Magnetic Resonance Procedures

DIN, DIN SPEC (PAS) 3105, Open Source Hardware

AAMI, PC Cardiac Rythm Management Device, PC76

IEC, TC 106 Methods for the assessment of electric, magnetic and electromagnetic fields associated with human exposure, JWG 11-13, PT 62209-3, PT 62704-1, PT 62704-2, PT 62704-3, PT 62704-4, PT 63184, WG9, MT3

IEEE, TC 95 - International Committee on Electromagnetic Safety (ICES)

 

Invited presentations

Winter L, "Parallel transmission and implant safety", 10th annual Symposium on UHF MR, Berlin, Germany, 2019

Winter L, "Roadmap to Open Source Medical Devices: Case Study of Open Source Magnetic Resonance Imaging", OPEN!, Berlin, Germany, 2019

Murbach M, "Advances in MRI Implant Safety Assessments", ISMRM Workshop on MR safety, Utrecht, Netherlands, 2019

Winter L, "Parallel transmission and implant safety", ISMRM Workshop on MR safety, Utrecht, Netherlands, 2019

Murbach M, "Thermal Dose (CEM43) & Its Potential Implications", ISMRM Workshop on MR safety, Utrecht, Netherlands, 2019

Winter L, "A robotic field scanner", 27th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM), Montreal, Canada, 2019

Winter L, "Open Source Hardware: A requirement for affordable healthcare systems and reproducible research", ISMRM Workshop on Accessible MRI for the World, New Delhi, India, 2019

 

Conference abstracts

Silemek B, Winter L, Seifert F, Pfeiffer H, Ittermann B, "Measurement based mitigation of RF related safety hazards of implants in parallel transmission using temperature matrix", ISMRM Workshop on MR Safety, Utrecht, Netherlands, 2019

Petzold J, Schmitter S, Ittermann B, Seifert F, "Simulation based comparison of CP mode and 2-spokes pTx excitation to achieve low SAR and high B1+ field strengths and homogeneity in the presence of an elongated 1D implant", ISMRM Workshop on MR Safety, Utrecht, Netherlands, 2019

Arduino A, Bottauscio O, Chiampi M, Zilberti L, "Virtual measurements on patients with orthopaedic prostheses during MRI", Mathematical and Statistical Methods for Metrology (MSMM), Torino, Italy, 2019

Murbach M, Nasseri N, Neufeld E, Kuster N, "Safety Concerns for MRI Heating of Fractured and Adjacent Metallic Implants", BioEM, Montpellier, France, 2019

Arduino A, Bottauscio O, Brühl R, Chiampi M, Zilberti L, "A computational procedure for predicting the thermal effects produced by MRI gradient coils in orthopaedic implants", 22nd International Conference on the Computation of Electromagnetic Fields (COMPUMAG), Paris, France, 2019

Winter L, Seifert F, Hoffmann W, Pfeiffer H, Szermer S, Wojcik F, Seemann R, Ittermann, B, "Parallel-transmission medical implant safety testbed: First application using time-domain E-field probes to measure and mitigate RF induced currents", 27th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM), Montreal, Canada, 2019, #728

Murbach M, Bryn L, Farcito S, Neufeld E, Kuster N, "MRI RF Heating: The Effect of Vasculature Detailedness on Numerical Temperature Increase Estimations", 27th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM), Montreal, Canada, 2019, #734

Murbach M, Neufeld E, Liorni I, Kuster N, "Superadditive RF Heating in Gaps between Two Metallic Implants", 27th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM), Montreal, Canada, 2019, #4187

Seifert F and Ittermann B, "High precision MR-TEM cell for in-situ calibration of RF field probes in clinical MR systems", 26th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM), Paris, France, 2018, #1715

Liorni I, Neufeld E, Kuehn S, Murbach M, Kuster N, "MRI Implant Safety: Novel Mechanistic Model and Safety Assessment Approach for Small Implants and Abandonded Leads", 26th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM), Paris, France, 2018, #4069

Murbach M, Zastrow E, Neufeld E, Samaras T, Kainz W, Kuster N, "MRI Safety Assessment of Orthopedic Implants on the Bone Surface via the Induced Tangential E-fields", 26th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM), Paris, France, 2018, #647

Murbach M, Zastrow E, Kuster N, "Virtual Population Based Correlations between B1+, Whole-Body and Local SAR", 26th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM), Paris, France, 2018, #4391