Prof. Dr. 

Elmar Kotter

Department of Radiology, Medical Center, University of Freiburg
Hugstetterstr. 55, 79106 Freiburg


Selected Publications

Spadarella G, Stanzione A, D’Antonoli TA, Andreychenko A, Fanni SC, Ugga L, Kotter E, and Cuocolo R. Systematic review of the radiomics quality score applications: An EuSoMII Radiomics Auditing Group Initiative. European Radiology 2022. DOI: 10.1007/s00330-022-09187-3.

Fournier L, Costaridou L, Bidaut L, […], Kotter E, et al. Incorporating radiomics into clinical trials: Expert consensus on considerations for data-driven compared to biologically driven quantitative biomarkers. European Radiology 2021;31:6001–6012.

Kotter E and Ranschaert E. Challenges and solutions for introducing artificial intelligence (AI) in daily clinical workflow. European Radiology 2021;31:5–7.

Kotter E, Marti-Bonmati L, Brady AP, DeSouza NM, and Radiology ES. ESR white paper: Blockchain and medical imaging. Insights Into Imaging 2021;12:82.

Kotter E and Santos DP dos. Structured reporting in radiology German and European radiology societies’ point of view. Radiologe 2021;61:979–985.

Persigehl T, Baumhauer M, Baessler B, Beyer LP, Bludau M, Bruns C, Bunck AC, Germer CT, Grenacher L, Hacklaender T, Haneder S, Heinrich S, Heusch P, Hoffmann M, Juchems MS, Kroeger JR, Kotter E, Layer G, Maintz D, Menke J, et al. Structured reporting of solid and cystic pancreatic lesions in CT and MRI: Consensus-based structured report templates of the German Society of Radiology (DRG). Rofo 2020;192:641–655.

Sim Y, Chung MJ, Kotter E, Yune S, Kim M, Do S, Han K, Kim H, Yang S, Lee DJ, and Choi BW. Deep convolutional neural network-based software improves radiologist detection of malignant lung nodules on chest radiographs. Radiology 2020;294:199–209.

Geis JR, Brady AP, Wu CC, Spencer J, Ranschaert E, Jaremko JL, Langer SG, Kitts AB, Birch J, Shields WF, Hoven van Genderen R van den, Kotter E, Gichoya JW, Cook TS, Morgan MB, Tang A, Safdar NM, and Kohli M. Ethics of artificial intelligence in radiology: Summary of the joint European and North American multisociety statement. Journal of the American College of Radiology 2019;16:1516–1521.

Pinto Dos Santos D and Kotter E. Structured radiology reporting on an institutional level-benefit or new administrative burden? Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 2018;1434:274–281.

Gerstmair A, Daumke P, Simon K, Langer M, and Kotter E. Intelligent image retrieval based on radiology reports. European Radiology 2012;22:2750–2758.

Administrative Manager

Marc Schumacher

Institute of Medical Biometry and Statistics,
Faculty of Medicine and Medical Center –
University of Freiburg