Bolen Géraldine

Researcher, First Assistant
Researcher publications

 

Research areas

Tomographic imaging: equine feet MRI, chest CT scan  especially interstitial disease including pulmonary fibrosis, CT scan of the abdomen and spine in dogs, non-conventional animals CT scan, scan-guided techniques. Ultrasound: ultrasound-guided techniques, small animals and rabbits abdominal ultrasound.

Equipment / technologies

Radiographic equipment: Vertix Vet (large animals), Siemens, Germany (150kV/600mA); Flexmed (companion animals), General Electric, Belgium (150kV/800mA) with fluoroscopy; Digivex (small animals), Medex, Belgium (120kV/300mA, flat panel); BV Pulsera (C-arm angio unit), Philips (120kV/300mA); Portable x-ray machine HF 80/15

Ultrasonographic equipment: Esaote MyLab C Vison, Esaote (3-18MHz and 4-13MHz transducers, 4-12MHz microconvex transducer, 1-8MHz convex transducer);  Aloka SSD 3500 Prosound, Mitaka, Tokyo, Japan (5-10 MHz microconvex transducer, 3.5-4 MHz convex transducer, 7.5-10 MHz linear transducer, 5 MHz convex transducer)

Aloka, alpha10, Tokyo, Japan (5-10 MHz microconvex transducer); Aloka SSD 900 (7.5 MHz linear transducer, 3.5 MHz convex transducer, 7.5 microconvex transducer)

CT equipment: Siemens Somatom 16-Slices, Germany, equipped in May 2013 with a large animal table

PACS system: 4 diagnostic workstations equipped with 2 monitors

RIS – SAP: veterinary clinic application

Academic distinctions

Price of the best poster: « Navicular syndrome – The comparison of MRI and histopathological findings.” - Bolen G., Busoni V., Heimann M, Snaps F. In Proceedings of the European Association of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging (EAVDI) Congress, Ghent, Belgium, 2004

Most representative publications

  • BOLEN G., et al. Sonographic anatomy of the equine palmar distal digit. Veterinary Radiology & Ultrasound. 2007, 48, 3, 270-275 http://hdl.handle.net/2268/2315
  • BOLEN G., et al. Impact of successive freezing-thawing cycles on 3-T magnetic resonance images of the digits of isolated equine limbs. American Journal of Veterinary Research. 2011, 72, 6,780-790 http://hdl.handle.net/2268/77172
  • Liotta A-L., Sandersen C., Busoni V., Etienne A-L et BOLEN G. Ultrasound-guided epidural access in dog. Veterinary Radiology and ultrasound. 2013 http://hdl.handle.net/2268/175355
  • Couvreur A-L., Roels E., Merveille A-Ch, Clercx C., Mc Entee K. et BOLEN G. Assessment of pulmonary hypertension in dogs with chronic pulmonary diseases by thoracic CT-angiography. Proceedings of the ECVDI Meeting, Utrecht - Netherlands. 2014 http://hdl.handle.net/2268/170053
  • BOLEN G., et al. Qualitative comparison of 0.27T, 1.5T and 3T Magnetic Resonance Images of the normal equine foot. Journal of Equine Veterinary Science. 2010, 30, 1, 9-20 http://hdl.handle.net/2268/77170

Information updated by the researcher on 15/10/2015.

PhD students

En tant que promoteur :

PhD student had the honour 18/03/17

Liotta Annalisa   «Imagerie comparée de la région lombo-sacrée de la colonne vertébrale chez le chien»

 

En tant que co-promoteurs :

Evrard Laurence  «CT avec 3D rendering et IRM des ligaments collatéraux de l'articulation interphalangienne distale du cheval et de leurs enthèses : corrélation avec la conformation et la visualisation échographique»

Couvreur Thierry  «Étude transversale et comparative de la tomodensitométrie thoracique chez le chien et l'homme»

En tant que membre du comité de thèse :

Etienne Anne-Laure  «Techniques échoguidées pour le placement des aiguilles dans l'espace sous-arachnoïdien et péridural chez le chien»