Ξενόγλωσσες δημοσιεύσεις

  1. Baltas C.S., Balanika A.P., Raptou P.D., Tournis S., Lyritis G.P. Clinical practice guidelines proposed by the Hellenic Foundation of Osteoporosis for the management of osteoporosis based on DXA results. J. Musculoskeletal Neuronal Interact, 2005; 5(4):388-392.
  2. Theodorakopoulou M., Kopterides P., Lignos M., Balanika A., Melissari E., Armaganidis A. Complications of heparin induced thrombocytopenia (HIT) in a medical intensive unit. ESICM 2005, 18th Annual Congress, 25-28 September 2005, Amsterdam, Netherlands.Δημοσιεύτηκε στο Supplement 1 to vol.31, του περιοδικού «Intensive Care Medicine».
  3. Papacharalampous X., Patsouris E., Mundinger A., Beck A., Kouloulias V., Primetis E., Koureas A., Vlahos L. The effect of contrast media on the synovial membrane. Eur J Radiol. 2005 Sep; 55(3): 426-30.
  4. Pistevou-Gompaki K., Kouloulias V., Papaloukas C., Eleftheriadis D., Andronikidis I., Eleftheriadis N., Bitzilekis D. Is adjuvant therapy with three-dimensional conformal irradiation combined with capecitabine (Xeloda) for gastric cancer effective? Dig Liver Dis. 2005 Nov;37(11): 894-5.
  5. Pappas E., Petrokokkinos L., Angelopoulos A., Maris TG, Kozicki M., Dalezios I., Kouloulias V. Relative output factor measurements of a 5mm diameter radiosurgical photon beam using polymer gel dosimetry. Med Phys. 2005 Jun;32(6): 1513-20.
  6. Kouloulias VE, Kouvaris JR, Pissakas G, Mallas E, Antypas c, Kokalis JD, Matsopoulos G, Michopoulos S, Mystakidou k, Vlahos LJ. Phase II multicenter randomized study of amifostine for prevention of acute radiation rectal toxicity: topical intrarectal versus subcutaneous application. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2005 Jun 1; 62(2): 486-93.
  7. Matsopoulos G.K., Mouravliansky N.A., Asvestas P.A., Delibasis K.K., Kouloulias V. Thoracic non-rigid registration combining self-organizing maps and radial basis functions. Med Image Anal. 2005 Jun;9(3): 237-54.
  8. Papakonstantinou Ο., Maris Τ., Kostaridou S., Ladis V., Vasiliadou A., Gourtsoyiannis N. Abdominal lymphadenopathy in beta-thalassemia : MR imaging features and correlation with liver iron overload and post-transfuison hepatitis C ». American Journal of Roentgenology 2005; 185:2190224.
  9. Drakonaki E., Papakonstantinou O., Maris T., Vasiliadou A., Papadakis A., Gourtsoyiannis N. « Adrenal glands in beta-thalassemia major : MR imaging features and correlation with iron stores ». European Radiology 2005; 15:2462-2468.
  10. Bourikas L., Kritikos H., Papakonstantinou O., Katsikas G., Boumpas D., Sidiropoulos P. Chronic alcohol consumption as a predisposing factor for multiple tendon ruptures in unusual sites in a patient with rheumatoid arthritis. Submitted in: Jeurnal of Rheumatology, Nov 2005.
  11. Maris T., Papakonstantinou O., Chatzimanoli V., Papadakis A., Pagonidis K., Papanikolaou N., Karantanas A., Gourtsoyiannis N. “Myocardial and Liver iron overload using a fast T2* quantitative MRI (T2*qMRI) technique”. Submitted in: Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, Dec 2005.
  12. Kelekis A.D., Somon T., Yilmaz H., Bize P., Brountzos E., Lovblad K., Ruefenacht D., Martin J.B. Interventional spine procedures. Eur J Radiol 2005, 55(3): 362-83. Review.
  13. Kelekis AD, Martin JB. Radicular pain after vertebroplasty: complication and prevention. Skeletal Radiol 2005 Dec; 34(12): 816.
  14. Strimpakos N, Sakellari V, Gioftsos G, Papathanasiou M, Brountzos E, Kelekis D, Kapreli E, Oldham J. Cervical spine ROM measurements: optimizing the testing protocol by using a 3D ultrasound-based motion analysis system. Cephalalgia 2005 Dec; 25(12):1133-45.
  15. Papagelopoulos PJ, Mavrogenis AF, Galanis EC, Kelekis NL, Wenger DE, Sim FH, Soucacos PN. Minimally invasive techniques in orthopaedic oncology: radiofrequency and laser thermal ablation. Orthopedics 2005 Jun; 28(6): 563-8.
  16. Katsouda E, Mystakidou K, Rapti A, Argentos S, Kelekis NL, Mastorakou R, Anagnostopoulou O, Kelekis DA. Evaluation of spiral computed tomography versus ventilation/perfusion scanning in patients clinically suspected of pulmonary embolism. In vivo 2005 Sep-Oct; 19(5):873-8.
  17. Payer M, Wetzel S, Kelekis A, Jenny B. Traumatic vertical atlantoaxial dislocation. J Clin Neurosci 2005 Aug; 12(6): 704-6.
  18. Ohta M, Jacobson JP, Hiltbrand E, Kelekis A, Ivancevic M, Rufenacht DA, Iwata H, Tsutsumi S. Development of a polyvinyl alcohol hydrogel for temperature measurement by MRI. Technol Health Care 2005; 13(4): 221-8.
  19. Mystakidou K, Katsouda E, Parpa E, Kelekis A, Galanos A, Vlahos L. Randomized, open label, prospective study on the effect of zoledronic acid on the prevention of bone metastases in patients with recurrent solid tumors that did not present with bone metastases at baseline. Med Oncol 2005; 22(2): 195-201.
  20. Kelekis A, Lovblad KO, Mehdizade A, Somon T, Yilmaz H, Wetzel SG, Seium Y, Dietrich PY, Rufenacht DA, Martin JB. Pelvic osteoplasty in osteolytic metastases: technical approach under fluoroscopic guidance and early clinical results. J Vasc Interv Radiol 2005 Jan; 16(1): 81-8.
  21. Thanos L., Zormpala A., Papaioannou G., Malagari K., Brountzos E., Kelekis D. Safety and efficacy of percutaneous CT-guided liver biopsy using an 18-gauge automated needle. Eur J Intern Med. 2005 Dec;16(8): 571-4.
  22. Stratakos G., Kalomenidis I., Papas V., Malagari K., Kollintza A., Roussos C., Anagnostopoulou M., Paniara O., Zakynthinos S., Papiris S.A. Cough and fever in a female with Crohn’s disease receiving infliximab. Eur Respir J 2005 Aug; 26(2):354-7.
  23. Papakonstantinou O., Mohana-Borges A.V., Campell L., Trudell D., Haghighi P., Resnick D. Hip arthropathy in a patient with primary hemochromatosis: MR imaging findings with pathologic correlation. Skeletal Radiol 2005 Mar. 34(3): 180-4.
  24. Sigala I., Kalomenidis I., Malagari K., Rontogianni D., Kapotsis G., Vassilakopoulos T., Roussos C., Papiris S.A. Dry cough and dyspnoea rapidly increasing to respiratory failure in a male smoker. Eur Respir J 2005 Jun;25(6): 1122-5.
  25. Leonardou P, Striggaris K, Pappas P, Filippou D, Bramis I, Tsavaris N, Gouliamos A, Vlachos L. Screening of patients after colectomy: virtual colonography. Abdom Imaging 2005 Dec 5.
  26. Skiadas VT, Koutoulidis V, Primetis H, Ladopoulos Ch, Moulopoulos LA, Gouliamos A, Vlahos L. Image findings of a tailgut cyst. Case report and short review of the literature. Eur J Gynaecol Oncol 2005;26(3):345-8.
  27. Papiris S.A., Daniil Z.D., Malagari K., Kapotsis G.E., Sotiropoulou C., Milic-Emili J., Roussos C. The Medical Research Council dyspnea scale in the estimation of disease severity in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Respir Med 2005 Jun; 99(6):755-61.
  28. Malagari K., Nikita A., Alexopoulou E., Brountzos E., Papathanasiou M., Mitromaras J., Zakynthinos E., Papiris S., Kelekis D.A. Cirrhosis-related intrathoracic disease. Imaging features in 1038 patients. Hepatogastroenterology. 2005 Mar-Apr; 52(62): 558-62.
  29. Brestas PS, Malagari KS, Kelekis DA. Rare right ventricular myxoma detected incidentally on a FAST examination. J Clin Ultrasound. 2005 Mar-Apr;33(3): 143-5.
  30. Liakakos Th., Troupis Th., Tzathas Ch., Spirou K., Nikolaou I., Ladas S., Karatzas G. Primary liposarcoma of the esophagus: A case report. World J. Gastroenterol 2006. February 21; 12(7): 1149-1152.
  31. Brestas P.S., Tsouroulas M., Nikolakopoulou Z., Malagari K., Drossos C. Ultrasound findings of teres minor denervation in suspected quadrilateral space syndrome. J Clin Ultrasound 2006 Sep; 34(7): 343-7.
  32. Kaskarelis I.S., Tsatalou E.G., Benaks S.V., Malagari K., Komninos I., Vasiliadou D., Tsagarakis S, Thalassinos N. Bilateral inferior petrosal sinuses sampling in the routine investigation of Cushing’s syndrome: a comparison with MRI. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2006 Aug; 187(2):562-70.
  33. Papiris S.A., Kalomenidis I., Malagari K., Kapotsis G.E., Harhalakis N., Manali E.D., Rontogianni D., Roussos C., Moutsopoulos H.M. Extranodal marginal zone B-cell lymphoma of the lung in Sjorgen’s syndrome patients: Reappraisal of clinical, radiological, and pathology findings. Respir Med 2006; May 27.
  34. Antoniou K.M., Nicholson A.G., Dimadi M., Malagari K., Latsi P., Rapti A., Tzanakis N., Trigidou R., Polychronopoulos V., Bouros D. Long-term clinical effects of interferon gamma-1b and colchicines in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Eur Respir J 2006 Sep; 28(3): 496-504.
  35. Maniatis P.N., Triantopoulou C.C., Tsalafoutas I.A., Lamprakis C.K., Malagari K.S., Konstantinou K., Christodoulou E., Papailiou J., Kelekis D.A. Virtual bronchoscopy versus thin section computed tomography in evaluation of moderate and low grade stenoses: receiver operating characteristic curve analysis. Acta Radiol 2006 Feb; 47(1): 48-57.
  36. Antoniou K.M., Malagari K., Tzanakis N., Perisinakis K., Symvoulakis E.K., Karkavitsas N., Siafakas N.M., Bouros D. Clearance of technetium-99m-DTPA and HRCT findings in the evaluation of patients with Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis. BMC Pulm med. 2006 Feb 16:6:4.
  37. Varveris H., Kachris S., Mazonakis M., Lyraraki E., Petineli E., Varveris A., Fasoulaki A., Tzedakis A., Kouloulias V., Zolindaki A., Vlachaki M. Phase I/II Trial of External Irradiation plus Medium-Dose Brachytherapy Given Concurrently to Liposomal Doxorubicin and Cisplatin for Advanced Uterine Cervix Carcinoma. Strahlenther Onkol. 2006 Mar; 182(3):125-134.
  38. Papagelopoulos P.J., Mavrogenis A.F., Kelekis A.D., Katonis P., Galanis E.C., Wenger D.E., Sim F.H., Soucacos P.N. Percutaneous osteoplasty for pelvic and spine metastases. Orthopedics 2006 Apr; 29(4):315-23.
  39. Plastiras S.C., Kelekis N., Tzelepis G.E. Magnetic resonance imaging for the detection of myocardial fibrosis in scleroderma. N. Engl J Med 2006; May 18:354(20)2194-6.
  40. Plastiras S.C., Economopoulos N., Kelekis N.L., Tzelepis G.E. Magnetic resonance imaging of the heart in a patient with hypereosinophilic syndrome. Am J Med 2006 Feb; 119(2):130-2.
  41. Kattamis A., Ladis V., Berdousi H., Kelekis N.L., Alexopoulou E., Papasotiriou I., Drakaki K., Kaloumenou I., Galani A., Kattamis C. Iron chelation treatment with combined therapy with deferiprone and deferioxamine: a 12-month trial. Blood Cells Mol Dis 2006 Jan-Feb; 36(1): 21-5.
  42. Alexopoulou E., Stripeli F., Baras P., Seimenis I., Kattamis A., Ladis V., Efstathopoulos E., Brountzos E.N., Kelekis A.D., Kelekis N.L. R2 relaxomentry with MRI for the quantification of tissue iron overload in beta-thalassemic patients. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2006 Feb; 23(2): 163-70.
  43. Nicolatou-Galitis O., Athanassiadou P., Kouloulias V., Sotiropoulou-Lontou A., Dardoufas K., Polychronopoulou A., Gonidi M., Kyprianou K., Kolitsi G., Skarleas C., Pissakas G., Papanikolaou I.S., Kouvaris J. Herpes simplex virus-1 (HSV-1) infection in radiation-induced oral mucositis. Support Care Cancer. 2006 Jan 10;1-10.
  44. Nicolatou-Galitis O., Velegraki A., Sotiropoulou-Lontou A., Dardoufas K., Kouloulias V., Kyprianou K., Kolitsi G., Skarleas C., Pissakas G., Papanicolaou V.S., Kouvaris J. Effect of fluconazole antifungal prophylaxis on oral mucositis in head and neck cancer patients receiving radiotherapy. Support Care Cancer. 2006 Jan; 14(1): 44-51.
  45. Papakonstantinou O., Ladis V., Kostaridou S., Maris T., Berdousi H., Gourtsoyiannis N. «The pancreas in β-thalassemia major: MR imaging findings and correlation with glucose disturbances and iron stores” Submitted in: European Radiology, March 2006.
  46. Kapreli E., Athanasopoulos S., Papathanasiou M., Van Hecke P., Strimpakos N., Gouliamos A., Peeters R., Sunaert S., Lateralization of brain activity during lower limb joints movement. An fMRI study. Neuroimage 2006. Oct 1;32(4): 1709-21.
  47. Efstathopoulos E.P., Benekos O., Molfetas M., Charou E., Argentos S., Kottou S., Kelekis N. Quality Assurance (QA) Procedures for software: Evaluation of an ADC quality system. Published online on 7 Feb 2006., in Radiation Protection Dosimetry.
  48. Puglisi F., Strimpakos N., Papathanasiou M., Kapreli E., Bonelli A., Sgambetterra S., Ferrari R. Cervical spine segmental vertebral motion in healthy volunteers feigning restriction of neck flexion and extension. Int J Legal Med. 2006 Jul. 18.
  49. Mavragani K., Papathanasiou M., Zakas E., Skopouli F. Infliximab in takauasy arteritis: a safe alternative? Clinical Rheumatology – Decision on Manuscript ID R-02-2005-0132.R1.
  50. Papakonstantinou O., Drakonaki E., Maris T., Vasiiladou A., Papadakis A., Gourtsoyiannis N. “MR imaging of the spleen in β-thalassemia major” Abdom Imaging 2006 Sep. 12.
  51. Efstathopoulos E.P., Katritsis D.G., Kottou S., Kalivas N., Tzanalaridou E., Giazitzoglou E., Korovesis S., Faulkner K. Patient and Staff Dosimetry During Cardiac Electrophysiology Studies and Catheter Ablation Procedures: a Comprehensive Analysis. Europace. 2006 Jun;8(6):443-8.
  52. Efstathopoulos E.P., Brountzos E.N., Alexopoulou E., Argentos S., Kelekis D.A., Raptou P.D., Kelekis N.L. Patient radiation exposure measurements during interventional procedures: a prospective study. Health Physics, 2006 Jul;91(1):36-40.
  53. Brountzos E.N., Malagari K., Kelekis D.A. Endovascular treatment of occlusive lesions of the subclavian and innominate arteries. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2006 Jul-Aug; 29(4): 503-10.
  54. Leonardou P., Striggaris K., Pappas P., Filippou D., Bramis J., Tsavaris N., Gouliamos A, Vlachos L. Screening of postcolectomy patients : virtual colonography. Abdom Imaging 2006 Sep 22. (Epub ahead of print).
  55. Kanellis G., Chatzistamou I., Koutselini H., Politi E., Gouliamos A., Vlahos L., Koutselinis A. Expression of DNA mismatch repair gene MSH2 in cytological material from lung cancer patients. Diagn Cytopathol 2006 Jul; 34(7):463-6.
  56. Vedantham S., Thorpe P.E., Cardella J.F., Grassi C.J., Patel N.H., Ferral H., Hofmann L.V., Janne d’Othee B.M., Antonaci V.P., Brountzos E.N., Brown D.B., Martin L.G., Matsumoto A.H., Meranze S.G., Miller D.L., Millward S.F., Min R.J., Neithamer C.D. Jr, Rajan D.K., Rholl K.S., Schwartzberg M.S., Swan T.L., Towbin R.B., Wiechmann B.N., Sacks D. Quality improvement guidelines for the treatment of lower extremity deep vein thrombosis with use of endovascular thrombus removal. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2006 Mar; 17(3): 435-47; quiz 448.
  57. Brown D.B., Cardella J.F., Sacks D., Goldberg S.N., Gervais D.A., Rajan D., Vedantham S., Miller D.L., Brountzos E.N., Grassi C.J., Towbin R.B. Quality improvement guidelines for transhepatic arterial chemoembolization, embolization, and chemotherapeutic infusion for hepatic malignancy. J Vasc Interv Radiol 2006 Feb; 17(2 Pt 1): 225-32.
  58. Economopoulos N., Brountzos E.N., Kelekis N.L. Peripheral Vascula Disease: The role of MR-Angiography. Current Medical Imaging Reviews, 2006, 2: 147-155.
  59. Brountzos E.N. Key points for success. In foundation course: Biliary Interventions. CIRSE meeting 2006. Abstract book p. 100-101.
  60. Tavernaraki K, Brountzos E.N. Vascular wall responses to angioplasty and stenting: endothelial injury, neointimal hyperplasia and the process of restenosis. Vascular Disease Prevention, 2006, 3, 211-215.


  1. Balanika A., Argyriou P., Brountzos E., Argentos S., Chatzimichail K., Economopoulos N., Tsompanliotou C., Kelekis N., Kelekis D. Color-Doppler ultrasonography versus computed tomography angiography and digital subtraction aniography in the detection of renal artery in-stent restenosis. CIRSE 2005, 10-14 September 2005, Nice, France.
  2. Theodorakopoulou M., Kopterides P., Lignos M., Balanika A., Melissari E., Armaganidis A. Complications of heparin induced thrombocytopenia (HIT) in a medical intensive unit. ESICM 2005, 18th Annual Congress, 25-28 September 2005, Amsterdam, Netherlands.
  3. Fitousi N.T., Efstathopoulos E., Delis H.B., Kottou S., Kelekis A., Panayiotakis G.S. “Patient and Staff Dosimetry in Vertebroplasty”. 1st IC-EpsMsO First International Conference on Experiments/ Process / System Modelling/ Simulation / Optimization. Athens, Greece 6 - 9 July, 2005.
  4. Efstathopoulos E.P., Brountzos E., Tsoumakidou G., Argentos S., Alexopoulou E., Kelekis D.A. Patient radiation exposure in interventional radiology procedures. A review of the published literature. CIRSE 2005, Nice, France.
  5. Balanika A., Papakonstantinou O., Chatzimichael E., Tsompanliotou C., Kampanarou S., Kelekis A., Brountzos E., Kelekis D., Kelekis N. Muscle injuries in athletes during the Olympic games of Athens 2004: Imaging with US and MR. 16th European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, 2006.
  6. Drakonaki E.E., Maris T.G., Karantanas A.H., Papadakis A., Papakonstantinou O., Gourtsoyiannis N. Bone marrow changes in beta-thalassemia major: Quantitative MR findings and correlation with iron stores and treatment protocols. 16th European Congress of Radiology (ECR), Vienna, 2006.
  7. Balanika A., Papakonstantinou O., Baltas C., Skaradavos G. et al. Bone density measurements and musculoskeletal interactions in female uremic patients with high-turnover renal osteodystrophy : assessment by peripheral Quantitative Computed Tomography (pQCT). Accepted in 13rd Annual meeting of the European Society of Musculoskeletal Radiology (ESSR), Bruges, 2006.
  8. Kourbeti I.S., Bourikas L.A., Papakonstantinou O., Velivasakis E.G., Katonis P.G., Boumpas D.T.. Septic sacroiliitis and symphysis pubis arthritis with sacral, iliac and pubic bone osteojyelitis caused by Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Submitted in ECCMID 2006.
  9. Ptohis N., Brountzos E.N., Papathanasiou M., Vasdekis S., Argentos S., Kotsioumba I., Gouliamos A.. Severe abdominal wall hemorrhage complicating a superficial femoral artery subontimal angioplasty. 4th International Congress on Complications and Controversies in Interventional Radiology. June 2006, Poertschach, Austria.
  10. Papakonstantinou O., Drakonaki E., Maris T., Vasiliadou A., Papadakis A., Gourtsoyiannis N.. MR imaging of the spleen in β-thalassemia major. Correlation of splenic volume and splenic siderosis with iron overload. Accepted in: 17th Annual meeting of the European Society of Gastrointestinal and Abdominal Radiology (ESGAR), Crete, 2006.
  11. Efstathopoulos E.P., Fitoussi N., Kelekis A., Delis H., Kottou S., Panayiotakis G., Kelekis D.A. Patient and staff radiation doses in vertebroplasty. CIRSE 2006, Rome, Italy.
  12. Benekos O., Kelekis N., Efstathopoulos E.P., Economopoulos N., Argentos S., Gouliamos A. Automatic point detection and displacement measurements in MRI myocardial tagging. ESCR 2006, Athens, Greece. (η ανακοίνωση βραβεύτηκε).
  13. Pavcnik D., Kaufman J., Machan L., Uruchurtu E., Brountzos E.N., Thomson K., Case B., McIntosh C.L., Keller F.S. Percutaneous bioprosthetic valve placement for treatment of deep vein insufficiency: a safety clinical study. CIRSE meeting 2006. Abstract book p. 180.
  14. Kelekis A.D. Filippiadis D., Kelekis A.L., Nikita A., Vergadis C., Brountzos E.N., Gouliamos A. Percutaneous discectomy. Clinical experience and results. CIRSE meeting 2006. Abstract book p. 223.
  15. Balanika A., Trakakis E., Loggitsi D., Mademli M., Pektasidi M., Baltas C., Alexopoulou E., Brountzos E.N. Alterations in carotid blood flow and endothelial structure in women with polycystic ovarian syndrome: a marker of atherosclerotic risk? CIRSE meeting 2006. Abstract book p. 273.
  16. Balanika A., Papakonstantinou O., Chatizmichail E., Tsompanliotou C., Kampanarou S., Kelekis A., Brountzos E., Kelekis D., Kelekis N. Muscle injuries in athletes during the Olympic games of Athens 2004; Imaging with CT/MR. ECR 2006 Sunt Exhibits 5310.