International Journal of Diagnostic Imaging

International Journal of Diagnostic Imaging (IJDI) is an international, peer-reviewed, open-access journal published by the Sciedu Press. It provides an academic platform for professionals and researchers to contribute innovative work in the field of diagnostic imaging. IJDI carries original and full-length articles that reflect the latest research and developments in both theoretical and practical aspects of diagnostic imaging.

The journal is striving to achieve high quality through double-blind peer review, as specified in Author Guidelines.

IJDI is included in:

  • EBSCOhost
  • Google Scholar
  • ProQuest

The journal is published in both print and online versions. The online version is free access and download.

To facilitate rapid publication and to minimize administrative costs, the journal accepts Online submission and Email submission. All manuscripts and any supplementary material can be submitted via the journal’s Online Submission and peer-review system or email to For online submission, please create a new account and then follow the instructions given.

IJDI’s Sections:

Original Articles, Case Report, Reviews.


2015: Articles Received: 29; Accepted: 17; Rejected: 7; Published: 20; Retracted: 0

2015 Q4: Articles Received: 10; Accepted: 5; Rejected: 2; Published: 5; Retracted: 0

2015 Q3: Articles Received: 6; Accepted: 5; Rejected: 1; Published: 4; Retracted: 0

2015 Q2: Articles Received: 8; Accepted: 3; Rejected: 2; Published: 6; Retracted: 0

2015 Q1: Articles Received: 5; Accepted: 4; Rejected: 2; Published: 5; Retracted: 0

2014: Articles Received: 64; Accepted: 34; Rejected: 4; Published: 35; Retracted: 0


What is e-Version FirstTM

e-Version First is a feature offered through our journal platform. It allows PDF version of manuscripts that have been peer reviewed and accepted, to be hosted online prior to their inclusion in a final printed journal. Readers can freely access or cite the article. We aim to publish accepted manuscripts in e-Version First in two week's time after the final draft completed.


Paper Selection and Publication Process

a) Upon receipt of paper submission, the Editor sends an E-mail of confirmation to the corresponding author within 1-3 working days. If you fail to receive this confirmation, your submission/e-mail may be missed. Please contact the Editor in time for that.

b) Peer review. We use double-blind system for peer-review; both reviewers and authors' identities remain anonymous. The paper will be peer-reviewed by three experts; two reviewers from outside and one editor from the journal typically involve in reviewing a submission. The review process may take 2-4 weeks.

c) Notification of the result of review by E-mail.

d) The authors revise paper and pay publication fee (200.00 USD).

e) After publication, the corresponding author will receive the copy of printed journal, free of charge.

f) E-journal in PDF is available on the journal’s webpage, free of charge for download.


The publisher and journal have a policy of “Zero Tolerance on the Plagiarism”. We check the plagiarism issue through two methods: reviewer check and plagiarism prevention tool (

All submissions will be checked by iThenticate before being sent to reviewers.




Acknowledgements to all reviewers


The editor of "International Journal of Diagnostic Imaging" would like to express our great appreciation to all our valued reviewers who contributed to the journal in 2014.

Your constructive comments made great contribution to the development of our journal. Please accept our deepest thanks for your knowledge, time and continuing efforts.

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Vol 2, No 2 (2015)

Internatioanl Journal of Diagnostic Imaging, Vol. 2 No. 2, September 2015

Table of Contents


Radiation doses, noise properties, and in-plane spatial resolutions for CT coronary angiography using different CT scanners: Phantom study PDF
Kosuke Matsubara, Tadanori Takata, Hiroshige Mori, Masanao Kobayashi, Katsuhiro Ichikawa, Kichiro Koshida p1
The evaluation of the association between patella types and chondromalacia patella by magnetic resonance imaging PDF
Alper Hayirlioglu, Hilal Doganay, Mehmet Gokce Yilmabasar, Recep Bilhan Pekar p21
Tri-plane correlation imaging for the detection of breast cancer: Effects of angular separation and correlation rule PDF
Ehsan Samei, Robert S. Saunders, Swatee Singh, Joseph Y. Lo, Jay A. Baker p29
MRI of uncommon and unusual lesions of the duodenum, small bowel, and mesentery PDF
James F. Glockner, Christine U. Lee p43
Osteoarthritis in the forefoot accompanied with joint pain is potentially associated with bone alterations PDF
Yukio Nakamura, Mikio Kamimura, Shigeharu Uchiyama, Masatoshi Komatsu, Shota Ikegami, Hiroyuki Kato p64
The automated detection of proliferative diabetic retinopathy using dual ensemble classification PDF
R.A. Welikala, M.M. Fraz, T.H. Williamson, S.A. Barman p72
Evaluation of magnetic resonance imaging relaxation time in wrist cartilage with scapholunate ligament injury PDF
Isaac Chappell, Dannica L Sturgeon, Phil Lee, Terence E McIff, E Bruce Toby, Kenneth J Fischer p96


Idiopathic reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndrome in a female patient complicated by subarachnoid haemorrhage: A case report PDF
Joga Chaganti, Pramod Phadke, Hyunmin Park, Manish Chug p11
Magnetic resonance imaging of primary spinal anaplastic oligoastrocytoma (World Health Organization Grade III) in an adult: A case report PDF
Hongyue Tao, Rong Lu, Bo Yin, Hong Chen, Bing Sun, Shuang Chen p15
18F-fluoroethylcholine PET/MR imaging in salivary adenoid cystic carcinoma PDF
Verena Ruhlmann, Thorsten D. Poeppel, Wolfgang Brandau, Robin Reichel, Marc Schlamann, Michael Forsting, Andreas Bockisch, Wolfgang Sauerwein p39
Transarterial chemoembolization of hepatocellular carcinoma using antireflux catheter PDF
Matthew C. O'Dell, Bo Liu, Dzmitry Fursevich, Haley Letter, Francisco J. Contreras p55
Multislice computed tomography and X-ray correlation of the classical secondary vascular adaptive features associated with aortic coarctation PDF
Elliott M. Groves, Pranav M. Patel p60
Ultrasonographic search for hidden hygroscopic dilators PDF
Shiyo Ota, Jun Sasahara, Keisuke Ishii, Nobuaki Mitsuda p70
The unilateral adrenal tumor in a patient with history of uterine cervix cancer: the radiological and endocrine profile related management PDF
Mara Carsote, Ana Valea, Anda Dumitrascu, Dana Terzea, Sorin Paun, Diana Paun, Catalina Poiana p90

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International Journal of Diagnostic Imaging

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