Last Updated :2024/04/03

Affiliations, Positions
Hiroshima University Hospital(Medical), Assistant Professor
Interventional radiology / Emergency radiology

Basic Information

Academic Degrees

  • Hiroshima University

Affiliated Academic Societies

  • Japan Radiological Society(JRS)
  • Japanese Society of Interventional Radiology(JSIR)
  • Japanese Society of Emergency Radiology
  • Japanese Association for Acute Medicine
  • Japanese Society for Abdominal Emergency Medicine

Educational Activity

Course in Charge

  1. 2024, Undergraduate Education, Intensive, Practice of Medicine I

Research Activities

Academic Papers

  1. Ornithine transcarbamylase deficiency that developed at the age of 19 years with acute brain edema, Acute Medicine & Surgery, 3, 419-423, 201610
  2. Complete Traumatic Transection of the Renal Vein with Renal Venous Hemostasis via Arterial Embolization before Nephrectomy: A Case Report, Interventional Radiology, 3, 75-79, 201806
  3. Accelerated Splenic Enlargement after Splenic Trauma: Influence of Splenic Arterial Embolization, Hiroshima Journal of Medical Sciences, 68, 43-47, 201912
  4. Incidence and factor analysis of laryngohyoid fractures in hanging individuals-computed tomography study, EUROPEAN RADIOLOGY, 31(10), 7827-7833, 202110
  5. Accuracy of thin-slice model-based iterative reconstruction designed for brain CT to diagnose acute ischemic stroke in the middle cerebral artery territory: a multicenter study, NEURORADIOLOGY, 63(12), 2013-2021, 202112
  6. Understanding CT imaging findings based on the underlying pathophysiology in patients with small bowel ischemia, JAPANESE JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY, 41(4), 353-366, 202304
  7. Transportal scleroembolization of hepatic arterioportal fistulas in a patient with portal hypertension: A case report, Radiology Case Reports, 18(11), 3783-3786, 202311
  8. Safety margin for CT- and US-guided radiofrequency ablation after TACE of HCC in the hepatic dome, Minimally Invasive Therapy & Allied Technologies, 2, 1-8, 20211102
  9. Global illumination rendering versus volume rendering for the forensic evaluation of stab wounds using computed tomography, SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 12(1), 20220214
  10. Cranio-caudal puncture with computed tomography-guided drainage of a deep pelvic abscess, POLISH JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY, 87, E177-E180, 20220317
  11. Iodine maps derived from sparse-view kV-switching dual-energy CT equipped with a deep learning reconstruction for diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma, SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 13(1), 20230303
  12. Perioperative proximal splenic artery embolization in cirrhotic patients with splenomegaly, Minimally Invasive Therapy & Allied Technologies, 20231101

Publications such as books

  1. 2022/03/30, Let's begin IVR, MEDICAL VIEW, 2022, Joint work
  2. 2021/07/26, Clinical Imagiology, 2021, 7, 日本語
  3. 2017/01/25, INNERVISION, 2017, Joint work, 日本語

Invited Lecture, Oral Presentation, Poster Presentation

  1. A case of portal hypertension due to hepatic arterioportel fistula., Hidenori Mitani, Interventional Radiology Case Club (IRCC) 2022, 2022, Without Invitation, English
  2. A comparative study between our virtual reality endovascular simulator and a traditional simulator enabling hands-on simulator, CIRSE2022, 2022, Without Invitation, English
  3. How to perform transarterial embolization for transient- or non-responders with splenic injury in blunt trauma?, Hidenori Mitani, Keigo Chosa, Takahiro Sueoka, Wataru Fukumoto, Kazuo Awai, CIRSE, 2021, Without Invitation, English
  4. Embolization of portosystemic shunt with coils in Amplatzer Vascular Plug II - a case report., Hidenori Mitani, Keigo Chosa, Wataru Fukumoto, Kazuo Awai, JSIR, 2021, Without Invitation, Japanese
  5. Technical Tips for Retrograde Transvenous Obliteration of Gastric Varices, Hidenori Mitani, Keigo Chosa, Watru Fukumoto, Yasutaka Baba, Kazuo Awai, RSNA, 2020, Without Invitation, English
  6. Computed tomography guided radiofrequency ablation versus ultrasound guided after transarterial chemoembolization for hepatocellular carcinoma in hepatic dome, Hidenori Mitani, Akira Naito, Keigo Chosa, Kazuo Awai, CIRSE, 2020, Without Invitation, English
  7. Can computational fluid dynamics predict the progression of visceral artery aneurysms?, Hidenori Mitani, Yasutaka Baba, Keigo Chosa, Kazuo Awai, JSIR2019, 2019, Without Invitation, Japanese
  8. Outcomes of transarterial embolization for diverticular bleeding, Outcomes of transarterial embolization for diverticular bleeding, JSIR&ISIR2018, 2018, Without Invitation, Japanese
  9. Clinical importance of and practical procedures for interventional radiology in patients with renal injury, Hidenori Mitani, Masaki Ishikawa, Kenji Kajiwara, Wataru Fukumoto, Tomoyo Fuji, Yasutaka Baba, Kazuo Awai, RSNA2016, 2016, Without Invitation, Japanese


  1. 2020, Certificate of Merit, RSNA, Technical Tips for Retrograde Transvenous Obliteration of Gastric Varices
  2. 2019, Featured article, JSIR, Can computational fluid dynamics predict the progression of visceral artery aneurysms?

External Funds

Acceptance Results of Competitive Funds

  1. 2023, 2025
  2. 2022/04
  3. 2019/04, 2021/03