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Bed board composed of basalt fibers for a diagnostic bed of a medical apparatus, and manufacturing a bed board

A bed board for a diagnostic bed of a medical examination apparatus is formed in a material that includes basalt fibers. The bed board may have a bed board body composed of basalt fibers and a filler in a predetermined ratio, or may be formed by a hollow shell, composed... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

Robust calcification tracking in fluoroscopic imaging

Robust calcification tracking is provided in fluoroscopic imagery. A patient with an inserted catheter is scanned over time. A processor detects the catheter in the patient from the scanned image data. The processor tracks the movement of the catheter. The processor also detects a structure represented in the data. The... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

Flat insulation layer for a magnetic resonance gradient coil and manufacturing such a gradient coil and a flat insulation layer

In a method for manufacturing a flat insulation layer for use in a gradient coil, a thermoplastic insulating material in the form of a plate, strip or foil is three-dimensionally deformed in a hot shaping step to form specified local elevations on at least one side, which are spaced apart... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

Reduction of eddy currents during flow encoded magnetic resonance imaging

In a method and magnetic resonance (MR) apparatus for establishing imaging sequence parameter values with a reduced eddy current formation for flow-encoded magnetic resonance imaging, a number of different flow-encoded candidate raw datasets are acquired by executing a flow-encoded gradient measurement sequence with different imaging sequence parameter values from a... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

Generating an image sequence

A method generates an image sequence using a tomosynthesis system. The image sequence represents an object under examination in rotating fashion. In a first step at least two projection data sets for the object under examination are captured. These have been acquired using different X-ray spectra in each case and... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

Method and system for contrast-agent based medical imaging

A method is for operating a system for contrast-agent based medical imaging including a medical imaging device and a contrast-agent-injection device. In an embodiment, the method includes outputting a first operating element for operating the medical imaging device via a touch-sensitive screen; inputting a first piece of information for operating... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

System for contrast agent-based medical imaging

A system is for contrast agent-based medical imaging. In an embodiment, the system includes a gantry of a medical imaging device; a contrast agent injection device; and a support arm including a frame element, a first connecting element and a second connecting element. In an embodiment, the frame element is... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

Magnetic resonance operation thereof with actively controllable radio-frequency coil profiles

In a magnetic resonance (MR) apparatus and a method for operation thereof, the radio-frequency (RF) resonator of the scanner of the apparatus fed from a single RF source and is operated, during a total scan duration for acquiring MR scan data from a subject, so as to excite nuclear spins... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

Method and reconstruction of magnetic resonance images with incomplete sampling

A magnetic resonance (MR) image is created by executing an imaging sequence with an MR apparatus, wherein data in k-space are acquired using multiple receiving antennae, and reconstruction of all image points that correspond to all k-space points belonging to the imaging sequence takes place using a sensitivity profile of... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

Intelligent multi-scale medical image landmark detection

Intelligent multi-scale image parsing determines the optimal size of each observation by an artificial agent at a given point in time while searching for the anatomical landmark. The artificial agent begins searching image data with a coarse field-of-view and iteratively decreases the field-of-view to locate the anatomical landmark. After searching... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

System and normalized reference database for mr images via autoencoders

A system and method including receiving magnetic resonance (MR) imaging data from a first MR scanner device, the MR imaging data including data for a plurality of MR scans of different structural or anatomical regions; generating, based on the MR imaging data, normalized reference data including statistical information for each... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

Image quality score using a deep generative machine-learning model

For image quality scoring of an image from a medical scanner, a generative model of an expected good quality image may be created using deep machine-learning. The deviation of an input image from the generative model is used as an input feature vector for a discriminative model. The discriminative model... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

Image correction using a deep generative machine-learning model

For correction of an image from an imaging system, a deep-learnt generative model is used as a regularlizer in an inverse solution with a physics model of the degradation behavior of the imaging system. The prior model is based on the generative model, allowing for correction of an image without... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

Method and system for vascular disease detection using recurrent neural networks

A method and apparatus for vascular disease detection and characterization using a recurrent neural network (RNN) is disclosed. A plurality of 2D cross-section image patches are extracted from a 3D computed tomography angiography (CTA) image, each extracted at a respective sampling point along a vessel centerline of a vessel of... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

Positioning of a mobile x-ray detector

A positioning device for a mobile x-ray detector, an x-ray device containing such a mobile positioning device, and a method mutually align a mobile x-ray detector and an x-ray emitter in relation to one another. In order to enable exact mutual alignment or positioning of the mobile x-ray detector in... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

Method for providing a selection of at least one protocol parameter from a plurality of protocol parameters and a magnetic resonance device therefor

In a method for providing a selection of at least one protocol parameter from a plurality of protocol parameters for a user-defined protocol parameter setting of at least one magnetic resonance protocol for a magnetic resonance examination on a patient using a magnetic resonance device, a selection mode and a... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

Method and magnetic resonance recording magnetic resonance data using a bssfp sequence

In a method and magnetic resonance apparatus for recording magnetic resonance data using a bSSFP sequence, a k-space line to be scanned in k-space is divided into at least two line sections, with at least two of the at least two line sections being scanned separately in different repetitions of... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

X-ray detector with non-transparent intermediate layer

An X-ray detector includes a direct-converting converter element, an evaluation unit, and an intermediate layer arranged flat between the direct-converting converter element and the evaluation unit. In an embodiment, the intermediate layer is non-transparent for visible, infrared, or ultraviolet light.... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

Positioning of an examination object for an imaging method

A method is described for positioning of an examination object for an imaging method. The method is used to record an external image of externally visible features of the examination object. The recording of the external image is used as the basis for determining a position and/or orientation of at... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

X-ray detector with correction unit

An X-ray detector includes a detection unit to convert X-rays into a signal value and an evaluation unit. The detection unit and the evaluation unit are configured in a common component, the extent of the component along a first direction being not greater than the extent of the detection unit.... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

Mobile walker, monitoring and information system with a mobile walker and operating a mobile walker

A mobile walker has a frame, at least two wheels which are embodied and arranged on the frame to move the mobile walker around on a ground surface, at least one hand grip embodied and arranged on the frame to be used by a user of the mobile walker as... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

Method and magnetic resonance imaging providing a planning environment for magnetic resonance imaging

In a magnetic resonance imaging apparatus and a method for the operation thereof, a diagnostic magnetic resonance imaging sequence is selected in a control computer of the apparatus, and an adjustment parameter for the selected sequence is acquired in the control computer, which is specific to the subject under examination.... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

Control object for controlling a transfer of dual-energy ct image data to a client device

A system and method for processing of dual-energy image data measurements are disclosed. The image data acquired on a computed tomograph is collected together to form a container before being sent to client devices for post-processing. The container contains a control object for the respective image dataset, which includes evaluation... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

Method of planning an examination, positioning an examination instrument, tomosynthesis system and computer program product

A method for planning an examination of an examination object by a tomosynthesis machine includes: Raw data of the examination object are acquired from defined acquisition angles. An auxiliary data set is reconstructed from the raw data. Depth data are calculated based on the auxiliary data set calculating a number... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

Image-based tumor phenotyping with machine learning from synthetic data

Machine training and application of machine-trained classifier are used for image-based tumor phenotyping in a medical system. To create a training database with known phenotype information, synthetic medical images are created. A computational tumor model creates various examples of tumors in tissue. Using the computational tumor model allows one to... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

Apparatus for movably suspending an x-ray grid, arrangement with an x-ray grid and operating an x-ray grid

An apparatus for movably suspending an x-ray grid. The apparatus has a carrier module, in or on which the x-ray grid is arranged, and a linkage. The linkage is configured to rotate the carrier module about an axis which is vertical to the x-ray grid and/or to translate the carrier... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

Device for suspending an x-ray grid, arrangement with an x-ray grid and operating an x-ray grid

A device for suspending an x-ray grid has a first rotating frame which can be rotated about a first axis. The x-ray grid is disposed in or on the rotating frame. Two first flexible hinge elements are connected to the first rotating frame and are aligned along the first axis.... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

Method and device for motion control of a mobile medical device

Collision-free movement of a mobile medical device, such as a mobile medical imaging device, in a room is controlled via a man-machine interface. A model of the room environment is created and displayed, together an actual position of the medical device. The room model and the actual position are based... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

Method and computer for automatic characterization of liver tissue from magnetic resonance images

In a computer and a magnetic resonance method and apparatus for automatic characterization (classification) of liver tissue in a region of interest of a liver, at least one value tuple of the region of interest of the liver is acquired, the value tuple including at least one T1 value determined... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

Magnetic resonance coil selection method and computer

In a magnetic resonance coil selection method and selection computer, a range parameter of a target region (ROI) to be detected is acquired, and a detection range parameter of each available coil is acquired. A coil having a detection range that overlaps with a range of the ROI is determined... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

System and determining optimal operating parameters for medical imaging

Systems and methods for determining optimized imaging parameters for imaging a patient include learning a model of a relationship between known imaging parameters and a quality measure, the known imaging parameters and the quality measure being determined from training data. Optimized imaging parameters are determined by optimizing the quality measure... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

Magnetic resonance quantifying an organ function

In a magnetic resonance method and apparatus for determination of a measurement variable that is relevant to a function of an organ of a patient, a first longitudinal relaxation rate R11 is determined before a contrast medium is administered to the patient. A second longitudinal relaxation rate R12 is determined... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

Determining a spatial distribution of material property values on the basis of a single-energy ct scan with the aid of an iterative optimization method

A method for determining a spatial distribution of a material property value in an examination region of an examination object is described. With an embodiment of the method, projection scan data is acquired which has been produced with the aid of a single-energy CT scan with a defined X-ray energy... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

Fast window-leveling of volumetric ray tracing

A computer-implemented method for performing window-leveling of volumetric ray tracing includes a computer system retrieving a quad-tree data structure organizing a plurality of light paths associated with a volume rendered using a transfer function and one or more window level values. The computer system also receives a user selection of... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

Presampled photon maps for monte-carlo volume renderings

The present embodiments relate to presampled photon maps for Monte-Carlo volume renderings. A photon map is generated from scan data of a volume, and the photon map is sampled and stored as an O-buffer or a uniform buffer. The O-buffer is adapted to the scan data and/or the transfer function... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/30/17 / #20170340442

Arrangement for monitoring a positioning of a prosthetic cardiac valve and corresponding method

A prosthetic cardiac valve implantation arrangement is described. The prosthetic cardiac valve implantation arrangement includes a prosthesis catheter with a prosthetic cardiac valve to be implanted; and an ICE catheter for introduction into area surrounding a cardiac valve to detect a relative position and/or relative direction of orientation of the... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/30/17 / #20170343636

Magnetic resonance supporting monitoring of a magnetic resonance examination of a patient

In a method for supporting a monitoring of a magnetic resonance examination on a patient using a magnetic resonance apparatus, the magnetic resonance examination of the patient is started and a monitoring processor determines current examination information of the ongoing magnetic resonance examination. The current examination information are compared with... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/30/17 / #20170344701

Imaging carrying out a medical examination

A method and a system are disclosed for carrying out an imaging medical examination. In an embodiment, the method includes: creation of a decision tree on the basis of training data sets, each including data on patient properties and an assigned scan protocol; selection of a scan protocol based on... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/23/17 / #20170332991

Transmission system for the contactless transmission of an electrical and/or electromagnetic signal

A transmission system is disclosed for the contactless transmission of at least one electrical and/or electromagnetic signal from a first device part of a data-generating device to a second device part of the device by way of electrical and/or electromagnetic coupling. The first device part is set up to perform... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/23/17 / #20170337329

Automatic generation of radiology reports from images and automatic rule out of images without findings

A computer-implemented method for automatically generating a radiology report includes a computer receiving an input dataset comprising a plurality of multidimensional patient images and patient information and parsing the input dataset using learned models to determine a clinical domain and relevant image annotations. The computer populates an annotation table using... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/23/17 / #20170337336

Method and device for monitoring a breast examination

A method for monitoring a breast tissue examination is described. In the method, a completed diagnostic assessment of individual image slices of a slice image dataset to be examined in respect of breast tissue that is to be examined is registered automatically. In addition, information relating to the already assessed... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/23/17 / #20170337682

Method and system for image registration using an intelligent artificial agent

Methods and systems for image registration using an intelligent artificial agent are disclosed. In an intelligent artificial agent based registration method, a current state observation of an artificial agent is determined based on the medical images to be registered and current transformation parameters. Action-values are calculated for a plurality of... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/23/17 / #20170337713

Method and data processing unit for optimizing an image reconstruction algorithm

A method includes provisioning a set of training data sets, each of the training data sets respectively including an acquisition data set; generating a first medical image for each of the training data sets of at least one first subset of the set of training data sets using the image... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/23/17 / #20170337730

Layered lightfields for occlusion handling

For occlusion handing in lightfield rendering, layered lightfields are created. Rather than use one lightfield for one camera position and orientation, multiple lightfields representing different depths or surfaces at different depths relative to that camera position and orientation are created. By using layered lightfields for the various camera positions and... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/23/17 / #20170337732

Human body representation with non-rigid parts in an imaging system

For human body representation, bone length or other size characteristic that varies within the population is incorporated into the geometric model of the skeleton. The geometric model may be normalized for shape or tissue modeling, allowing modeling of the shape without dedicating aspects of the data-driven shape model to the... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/23/17 / #20170339394

Multi-resolution lightfield rendering using image pyramids

The present embodiments relate to multi-resolution lightfield representations and lightfield renderings. By way of introduction, the present embodiments include apparatuses and methods for generating multi-resolution lightfield representations used to generate lightfield renderings that provide end users with zoom functionality without distorting the rendering. Image data sets of a volume are... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/16/17 / #20170325707

Free breathing motion corrected pixel-wise mri myocardial t1 parameter mapping

A method for performing free breathing pixel-wise myocardial T1 parameter mapping includes performing a free-breathing scan of a cardiac region at a plurality of varying saturation recovery times to acquire a k-space dataset; generating an image dataset based on the k-space dataset; and performing a respiratory motion correction process on... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/16/17 / #20170325757

Patient support apparatus with a coupling unit as well as a medical imaging apparatus with a coupling unit

A patient support apparatus has a movable patient couch, a support unit, and a coupling unit for coupling with a detector unit of a medical imaging apparatus, wherein the patient support apparatus has a damping unit that is designed to damp and/or compensate forces which act on the patient support... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/16/17 / #20170325763

Arrangement with a gantry of a medical imaging device and an omnidirectional suspension, as well as a executing a travel movement of such an arrangement

An arrangement includes a gantry of a medical imaging device and an omnidirectional suspension for moving the arrangement relative to a support.... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/16/17 / #20170328966

Magnetic resonance apparatus and operating method therefor with monitoring and control of rf energy-relevant operating value

In a magnetic resonance apparatus and a method for operation thereof, at least one electrical operating value of at least one predetermined component of the apparatus is captured and, as a function of the at least one operating value, at least one coil operating value of a transmitting coil arrangement... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/16/17 / #20170328967

Method and magnetic resonance providing application information for a magnetic resonance examination of a patient

In a method for providing application information for a magnetic resonance examination of a patient using a magnetic resonance apparatus, position data are provided to a control computer of the apparatus from a mobile accessory unit, wherein the mobile accessory unit is arranged during the magnetic resonance examination at least... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/16/17 / #20170328969

Magnetic resonance controlling a power supply for a superconducting coil of the magnetic resonance system

A magnetic resonance (MR) apparatus has an MR scanner that includes a basic field magnet, which defines a patient receiving zone and that has at least one superconducting coil that generates a basic magnetic field in the MR scanner. The MR scanner has a power supply controlled by at least... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/16/17 / #20170328970

Respiratory phase-resolved 3d body imaging using iterative motion correction and average

A method for performing 3D body imaging includes performing a 3D MRI acquisition of a patient to acquire k-space data and dividing the k-space data into k-space data bins. Each bin includes a portion of the k-space data corresponding to a distinct breathing phase. 3D image sets are reconstructed from... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/16/17 / #20170328975

Trigger-adapted mr data acquisition

In trigger-adapted MR data acquisition, a trigger from the object undergoing investigation is detected, by which a periodically repeated procedure of the object is detected. An imaging sequence is performed multiple times dependent on the trigger in order to acquire MR data. The imaging sequence includes at least one preparation... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/16/17 / #20170329905

Life-long physiology model for the holistic management of health of individuals

A method and system for intelligent automated holistic health management of an individual is disclosed. Medical data for the individual is acquired. A computational lifelong physiology model of the individual is updated based on the acquired medical data. A current health state of the individual is determined using the updated... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/16/17 / #20170330075

System and deep learning based cardiac electrophysiology model personalization

A method and system for deep learning based cardiac electrophysiological model personalization is disclosed. Electrophysiological measurements of a patient, such as an ECG trace, are received. A computational cardiac electrophysiology model is personalized by calculating patient-specific values for a parameter of the computational cardiac electrophysiology model based at least on... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/16/17 / #20170330319

Multiple landmark detection in medical images based on hierarchical feature learning and end-to-end training

The present embodiments relate to detecting multiple landmarks in medical images. By way of introduction, the present embodiments described below include apparatuses and methods for detecting landmarks using hierarchical feature learning with end-to-end training. Multiple neural networks are provided with convolutional layers for extracting features from medical images and with... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/09/17 / #20170322274

Multi-echo pseudo-golden angle stack of stars thermometry with high spatial and temporal resolution using k-space weighted image contrast

A method for producing an image of a subject using a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) system includes acquiring a series of echo signals by sampling k-space along radial lines that each pass through the center of k-space. Each projection of the radial lines is divided into multiple echoes and successive... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/09/17 / #20170322276

Method and multislice magnetic resonance fingerprinting

In a method and magnetic resonance (MR) apparatus for combined multislice fingerprinting MR imaging, for each repetition of a repetition sequence, radio-frequency excitation pulses are radiated with flip angles of the radio-frequency excitation pulses being different from one another, at least for a few repetitions. The scattering of the local... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/09/17 / #20170322277

Computer-supported processing an examination step

In a computer-supported method for processing an examination step, which includes parameters that can be set for imaging with a magnetic resonance apparatus, permitted ranges of values of the parameters are defined by a configuration of the magnetic resonance apparatus, and the configuration is described by a configuration file. An... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/09/17 / #20170322278

Flexible measurement protocol for medical imaging

In a method for generating a measurement protocol for medical imaging of an object under examination, measurement parameters of the measurement protocol are divided into a protocol structure with a base class and classes supplementing the base class. The base class includes only hardware-independent measurement parameters and the supplementary classes... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/09/17 / #20170322280

Method and parallel magnetic resonance data acquisition

In a magnetic resonance (MR) apparatus and operating method, a first pulse sequence is executed in order to acquire echo signals from a target volume produced by radiation of a radio-frequency (RF) excitation pulse, thereby obtaining an original measurement dataset. A reference measurement dataset is then acquired by executing another... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/09/17 / #20170322281

Method and recording of diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance image data with anisotropic diffusion directions

In a method and a magnetic resonance apparatus for diffusion-weighted imaging, diffusion gradients for acquiring diffusion-weighted image data, with anisotropic diffusion directions, are determined by defining a space of achievable diffusion gradient vectors as a cuboid, and then defining a spherical shell around the gradient axes in order to determine... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/09/17 / #20170322619

Operation of a detector facility

A detector facility for a medical imaging system is described. The detector facility has a plurality of individual detectors and at least one detector controller. The detector facility is embodied such that it can be switched to at least one power-saving mode, in which at least one portion of the... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/09/17 / #20170322684

Automation of clinical scoring for decision support

A framework for automating clinical scoring for decision support is described herein. In accordance with one aspect, a patient record including corresponding medical image data is retrieved. The medical image data is processed to generate processed medical image data. A set of user interface screens is presented to guide a... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

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11/09/17 / #20170322685

Medical imaging the operation thereof

In a medical imaging apparatus and a method for the operation thereof, on at least one processed image, an evaluation field to evaluate the image quality of the at least one image is displayed.... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/09/17 / #20170323177

Method and system for improved hemodynamic computation in coronary arteries

Systems and methods for non-invasive assessment of an arterial stenosis, comprising include segmenting a plurality of mesh candidates for an anatomical model of an artery including a stenosis region of a patient from medical imaging data. A hemodynamic index for the stenosis region is computed in each of the plurality... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/09/17 / #20170323442

Method for supporting a reporting physician in the evaluation of an image data set, image recording system, computer program and electronically readable data carrier

A method for supporting a reporting physician in the evaluation of an image data set of a patient recorded with an image recording system. In an embodiment, the image data set is automatically processed by at least one preprocessing algorithm for display to the reporting physician. In an embodiment, the... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/09/17 / #20170323444

Method and atlas/model-based segmentation of magnetic resonance images with weakly supervised examination-dependent learning

In a magnetic resonance (MR) apparatus and segmentation method, a region in an MR image, acquired from a scan of a patient with an MR scanner of the apparatus, is provided to a computer for segmentation of the region from the overall image dataset. The segmentation takes place based on... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/02/17 / #20170311802

Magnetic resonance device, patient support and data transmission using a connecting device for establishing a data link between a docking device and a patient support

A connecting device for establishing a data link between a docking device provided at a part of a magnetic resonance scanner, and a patient support, with at least one slot for a local coil, which can be docked to the docking device, has a first data transmission device on the... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/02/17 / #20170311841

Magnetic resonance apparatus and operating method therefor

In a magnetic resonance (MR) apparatus and an operating method wherein the MR apparatus has a scanner with a patient table that can be moved into a patient receiving region of the scanner, the patient table is held in an extended loading position, and three-dimensional scanning data describing the surface... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/02/17 / #20170311842

Method for positioning a positionable table

A method is for positioning a positionable table for a patient inside a medical imaging device. In an embodiment, the method includes a determination of a table position as a function of an organ or body part of the patient for examination; an ascertainment of correction data for correcting the... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/02/17 / #20170311907

Device and a diagnostic device

A device and to an associated method for a diagnostic apparatus. A housing unit can be aligned by way of a securing unit which is connected to the housing and it can be controlled in such a way that the diaphragm unit which is connected to the x-ray source and... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/02/17 / #20170311917

Spectrum-neutral determination of calcareous deposits in blood vessels

A method is described for the determination of a calcium score for a patient to be examined with the aid of a CT system. The method is used to define patient-specific CT-acquisition parameters. In addition, material parameters for a model method for the generation of synthetic image data for virtual... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/02/17 / #20170311921

Defining scanning parameters of a ct scan using external image capture

A method for defining scanning parameters of a CT scan of a region of interest of an examination object (O) using a CT system is described. In an embodiment of the method, external image capture of external features of the examination object is carried out using an additional image capture... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/02/17 / #20170312159

Rail guide having a securing unit, patient table having a rail guide for accessories, and operating a rail guide

A securable rail guide contains a guide rail, a runner rail arranged in the guide rail and able to travel along the guide rail, and a securing unit which is embodied to fix the runner rail in position in the guide rail in a releasable manner. A locking unit is... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/02/17 / #20170313938

Ceramic scintillator fiber

A method is for the production of a scintillator fiber. In an embodiment, the method includes provisioning a suspension of a binder dissolved in a solvent and a scintillator material; and pressing the suspension into a precipitation bath in which the binder is insoluble.... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/02/17 / #20170315194

Operating a medical imaging apparatus

An operating method for a medical imaging apparatus includes an imaging program stored in a memory, with which parameters for controlling image data generation will be predetermined. The imaging program has a number of routine examination steps. At least one variant, which is likewise stored in the memory and which... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/02/17 / #20170315195

Method and magnetic resonance apparatus wherein limit values are observed when recording magnetic resonance data

In a magnetic resonance (MR) apparatus and an operating method therefor, a sequence with which the MR data are to be recorded is created in or provided to a control computer of the MR apparatus. A maximum RF output and a maximum gradient performance of the scanner magnetic resonance apparatus... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/02/17 / #20170315196

Automatic creation of mr scan templates for a magnetic resonance apparatus

In a magnetic resonance (MR) apparatus and operating method, an MR scan is designated in a processor by acquiring values of parameters of imaging sequences of the MR scan. The MR scan and properties of the MR scan are stored so as to be allocated to an MR scan template.... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

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11/02/17 / #20170315197

Magnetic resonance apparatus, and determining the position of a reception coil in the scanner thereof

In order to determine the position of a reception coil in a magnetic resonance (MR) scanner of an MR apparatus, wherein the instrument has a reception coil, MR data are acquired from the reception coil along one direction in the scanner, and are provided to a processor that determines a... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/02/17 / #20170315200

Method, processor and magnetic resonance displaying quantitative magnetic resonance image data

In a method for displaying quantitative magnetic resonance image data, and a processor, and a magnetic resonance (MR) apparatus that implement such a method, first quantitative MR image data of an examination object are provided to the processor, the first quantitative MR image having been obtained using an MR scanner... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/02/17 / #20170315202

Simultaneous multi-slice multi-echo turbo spin echo (tse) imaging

In a method and apparatus for acquiring magnetic resonance (MR) raw data, an MR data acquisition scanner is operated to execute a turbo spin echo (TSE) or a turbo gradient spin echo (TGSE) sequence wherein nuclear spins are excited in multiple slices of the examination object simultaneously by radiating at... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/02/17 / #20170315204

Method and magnetic resonance forming rf pulses for the compensation of inhomogeneities in the edge region of the magnetic resonance scanner

In a method and magnetic resonance (MR) apparatus for recording MR signals in a recording volume of an examination object with an imaging sequence, the recording volume has a first recording region in which at least one system component of the scanner of the MR apparatus has a first homogeneity,... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/02/17 / #20170316562

Determining at least one protocol parameter for a contrast agent-assisted imaging method

A method for determining at least one protocol parameter for a contrast agent-assisted acquisition of images of a region that is to be examined of an examination subject via a medical imaging device is described. In an embodiment of the method, an acquisition of external images of the exterior of... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

11/02/17 / #20170318362

Computer tomography apparatus with a wireless control system

A computed tomography (CT) apparatus wireless controller has a CT main control circuit and a wireless main control circuit. The wireless main control circuit receives a control signal from a wireless secondary controller, and subjects the control signal to a validity check according to an identifier of the wireless secondary... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

10/26/17 / #20170307705

3d ute imaging using variable-te stack-of-spirals acquisition

Some aspects of the present disclosure relate to ultrashort-echo-time (UTE) imaging. In one embodiment, a method includes acquiring UTE imaging data associated with an area of interest of a subject. The acquiring comprises applying an imaging pulse sequence with a three-dimensional (3D) spiral acquisition and a nonselective excitation pulse. The... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

10/26/17 / #20170308656

Content-based medical image rendering based on machine learning

An artificial intelligence agent is machine trained and used to provide physically-based rendering settings. By using deep learning and/or other machine training, settings of multiple rendering parameters may be provided for consistent imaging even in physically-based rendering.... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

10/26/17 / #20170309044

Record and reconstruct x-ray image data on the basis of elliptical cylinders

A recording and reconstruction of image data of a predetermined object of an examination object is performed by an x-ray system. The x-ray system determines a number of elliptical cylinders so that the object is arranged entirely in the volumes of the cylinders. Data within each of the cylinders is... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

10/19/17 / #20170301082

Method and image data processing device for processing a multi-energy computerized tomography image data set

A method is for processing a first image data set including a first image value tuple associated with a volume element of a region of an object to be imaged. In an embodiment, a second image data set is generated based upon the first image data set, including a second... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

10/12/17 / #20170290559

Mobile x-ray machine

An apparatus and a method are provided for positioning an x-ray machine having an x-ray source and a detector. A second X-ray image is recorded once an x-ray apparatus has been positioned by using information of an alignment point in a first x-ray image.... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

10/12/17 / #20170293004

Method and magnetic resonance determining a shim setting

In a method and magnetic resonance apparatus for determining a shim setting in order to increase a homogeneity of the basic magnetic field of the scanner of the apparatus by operating a shim element, information is obtained concerning the dependence of an induced field of the shim element on a... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

10/12/17 / #20170293010

Simultaneous multi-slice magnetic resonance imaging with spin excitation using a multi-band radio-frequency pulse

In a method and apparatus for acquiring magnetic resonance (MR) raw data with a simultaneous multi-slice (SMS) data acquisition sequence, nuclear spins respectively in multiple slices of the examination subject are simultaneously excited by radiating, from a radio-frequency (RF) radiator of the MR data acquisition scanner, a multi-band (MB) RF... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

10/12/17 / #20170293037

Apparatus and detection of x-ray radiation

A detection apparatus is provided for detection of x-ray radiation, with a lower layer arranged between a lower electrode and a middle electrode. In an embodiment, the lower layer includes at least one first perovskite. In an embodiment, a first voltage is able to be applied between the lower electrode... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

10/12/17 / #20170293039

X-ray detector with protective element and adhesive element

An X-ray detector includes an anti-scatter grid, an electrode and a converter element for converting X-rays into electrical charges in a stacking arrangement. In an embodiment, the stacking arrangement is externally enclosed by a protective element. The protective element extends in the stacking direction such that an enclosed area is... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

10/12/17 / #20170293725

Image analytics question answering

A computer-implemented method for predicting answers to questions concerning medical image analytics reports includes splitting a medical image analytics report into a plurality of sentences and generating a plurality of sentence embedding vectors by applying a natural language processing framework to the plurality of sentences. A question related to subject... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

10/12/17 / #20170293735

Method and system for personalized blood flow modeling based on wearable sensor networks

A method and system for personalized blood flow modeling based on wearable sensor networks is disclosed. A personalized anatomical model of vessels of a patient is generated based on initial patient data. Continuous cardiovascular measurements of the patient are received from a wearable sensor network on the patient. A computational... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

10/12/17 / #20170294035

Method and depiction of medical image data

In a method and medical imaging apparatus for depiction of medical imaging data, medical imaging data of the examination object are acquired over a period of time, and an artifact parameter is established, which characterizes artifacts that occur as a result of breathing of the examination object during the period... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

10/12/17 / #20170294042

Method, visualization device, and computer program product for visualizing a three-dimensional object

The inner volume of an inhomogeneous three-dimensional object is visualized by a plurality of simulated visual rays. For a respective visual ray entering the object volume, i) a scatter position is determined along the visual ray, ii) a scatter direction is selected in dependence on a random process, and iii)... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

10/12/17 / #20170294050

Method and representation system for the multisensory representation of an object

In a method and system for the multisensory representation of an object, multidimensional digital model data of the object are provided to a processor. An actual three-dimensional object model is produced on the basis of at least part of the multidimensional digital model data of the object. The position of... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

10/05/17 / #20170281109

Device and creating a panoramic x-ray recording

During the generation of a panoramic x-ray recording, the use of semi-transparent x-ray screens allows the patient's x-ray exposure to be reduced when partial x-ray images are created, in spite of relatively large overlapping areas between the partial x-ray images.... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

10/05/17 / #20170286611

System and using data obtained from a group of geographically dispersed magnetic resonance systems to optimize customer-specific clinical, operational and/or financial performance

A system and method for optimizing customer magnetic resonance systems is provided. An automation system gathers data from a geographically dispersed network of installed magnetic resonance systems, which data is mined and analyzed in order to recognize patterns about the best practices of the installed base. Customer-specific variables for customer... Siemens Healthcare Gmbh








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