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43rd Annual Meeting of
the American Association of Physicists in Medicine
July 22-26, 2001 Salt Lake City, Utah

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Tuesday, July 24, 2001 Session Information

Scientific Session
Therapy - Thermal and Other
Tuesday 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Room: 250 D

Chair 1: Timothy C. Zhu, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA

Chair 2: Eduardo G. Moros, Mallinckrodt Inst of Radiology, St. Louis, MO, US

4:00 PM
Real-Time MR Temperature Imaging of Ultrasound Thermal Therapy Using EPI (YI Finalist) - R. Stafford*, J. Hazle, C. Diederich, L. Olsson, R. Price
4:10 PM
Peak Temperature and Thermal Dose On MR Imaged Thermal Lesion Boundary in the in Vivo Rabbit Brain - L. Chen*, J. Wansapura, G. Heit, K. Butts
4:20 PM
A MicroPET-Compatible Applicator For Tumor Bearing Mice To Study The Effect Of Mild Hyperthermia On Tumor Oxygenation Using 64Cu(ATSM) PET - E. Moros*, R. Myerson, H. Bigott, T. Sharp, J. Engelbach, J. Lewis, R. Laforest, D. McCarthy, W. Straube, M. Welch
4:30 PM
Multi-Electrode Current Source Interstitial Hyperthermia (MECS-IHT) Combined with External Beam Radiotherapy for Locally Advanced Prostate Carcinoma: Feasibility Study - A. De Leeuw, J. Lagendijk*, J. Battermann, M. Van Vulpen, B. Raaymakers
4:40 PM
Temperature Monitoring in Fat with T2-Weighted MRI - L. Olsson*, R. Stafford, C. Diederich, J. Hazle
4:50 PM
Principles and Techniques for Microwave/RF Phased Array Hyperthermia Systems - P. Turner*, T. Schaefermeyer, M. Hagmann
5:00 PM
Radioprotective and Immunostimulating Effects of Deuterium-Depleted Water - W. Bild*, V. Nastasa, I. Haulica
5:10 PM
Long-Term Stability of Isotropic Detectors for Photodynamic Therapy - T. Zhu*, A. Dimofte, J. Miles, S. Jang, J. Metz, E. Glatstein, S. Hahn
5:20 PM
Cooling Rate Effects On Sensitivity of LiF Thermal Luminescent Dosimeters - M. Bank*