October 2014

Radiology Archives

1. Schindler TH, Quercioli A, Valenta I, Ambrosio G, Wahl RL, Dilsizian V. Quantitative assessment of myocardial blood flow-clinical and research applications. Semin Nucl Med. 2014 Jul;44(4):274-93. doi: 10.1053/j.semnuclmed.2014.04.002.
Key words: CAD, myocardial perfusion, Myocardial blood flow, Myocardial Flow Reserve, diabetes, obesity, cardiovascular risk factors, PET imaging, coronary circulatory function

2. Sogbein OO, Pelletier-Galarneau M, Schindler TH, Wei L, Wells RG, Ruddy TD. New SPECT and PET radiopharmaceuticals for imaging cardiovascular disease. Biomed Res Int. 2014;2014:942960. doi: 10.1155/2014/942960.
Key words: CAD, myocardial perfusion, Myocardial blood flow, Myocardial Flow Reserve, diabetes, obesity, cardiovascular risk factors, PET imaging, coronary circulatory function

1. Jouroukhin Y, Nonyane BA, Gilad AA, Pelled G. Molecular neuroimaging of post-injury plasticity.
J Mol Neurosci. 2014 Jun 10. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Immediate early genes, Plasticity, Injury, Somatosensory cortex, Optical imaging, Gene expression

1. Schindler TH, Lima JA. Assessment of myocardial matrix expansion with cardiac magnetic resonance: entering a new area of cardiac risk stratification in type 2 diabetes mellitus? Eur Heart J. 2014 Mar;35(10):608-11. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/eht245.
Key words: Cardiac magnetic resonance imaging, diabetes mellitus, interstitial myocardial fibrosis, cardiomyopathy, T1-mapping

2. Wabler M, Zhu W, Hedayati M, Attaluri A, Zhou H, Mihalic J, Geyh A, Deweese TL, Ivkov R, Artemov D. Magnetic resonance imaging contrast of iron oxide nanoparticles developed for hyperthermia is dominated by iron content. Int J Hyperthermia. 2014 May;30(3):192-200.
Key words: magnetic nanoparticles, hyperthermia, MRI

1. Brasic JR. Autism. Medscape Reference. Updated April 7, 2014.
Key words: developmental disability, mental retardation, pervasive developmental disorder, rating scales, special education

2. Brasic JR, Deng H. Asperger Syndrome. Medscape Reference Updated March 26, 2014.
Key words: Autism spectrum disorder, Communication, Pervasive developmental disorder, Social skills, Theory of mind

3. Rahmim A, Tahari AK, Schindler TH. Towards quantitative myocardial perfusion PET in the clinic. J Am Coll Radiol. 2014 Apr;11(4):429-32. doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2013.12.018.
Key words: coronary artery disease, PET, myocardial bloodflow, gradient. No abstract available

4. Valenta I, Quercioli A, Schindler TH. Diagnostic value of PET-measured longitudinal flow gradient for the identification of coronary artery disease. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2014 Apr;7(4):387-96.
Key words: coronary artery disease, PET, myocardial bloodflow, gradient

5. Zhu W, Kato Y, Artemov D. Water exchange-minimizing DCE-MRI protocol to detect changes in tumor
vascular parameters: effect of bevacizumab/paclitaxel combination therapy. MAGMA. 2014 Apr;27(2):161-70.
Key words: DCE-MRI, cancer imaging, antiangiogenic therapy, combination therapy

1. Blitz AM, Choudhri AF, Chonka ZD, Ilica AT, Macedo LL, Chhabra A, Gallia GL, Aygun N. Anatomic considerations, nomenclature, and advanced cross-sectional imaging techniques for visualization of the cranial nerve segments by MR imaging. Neuroimaging Clin N Am. 2014 Feb;24(1):1-15. doi: 10.1016/j.nic.2013.03.020..
Key words: Cranial nerve segments, Cross-sectional imaging, MR imaging

2. Brasic JR. Autism. Medscape Reference. Updated February 10, 2014.
Key words: Rating scale, Pervasive developmental disorder, Special education, Videotape

3. Hapuarachchige S, Zhu W, Kato Y, Artemov D. Bioorthogonal, two-component delivery systems based on antibody and drug-loaded nanocarriers for enhanced internalization of nanotherapeutics. Biomaterials. 2014; 35(7):2346-54.
Key words: Breast cancer, HER2 therapy, Targeted delivery
PMID: 23242725

4. Liu CY, Bluemke DA, Gerstenblith G, Zimmerman SL, Li J, Zhu H, Lai S, Lai H. Myocardial steatosis and its association with obesity and regional ventricular dysfunction: Evaluated by magnetic resonance tagging and 1H spectroscopy in healthy African Americans. Int J Cardiol. 2014 Jan 24. pii: S0167-5273(14)00283-6. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2014.01.074. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Cardiac steatosis, African Americans, MR tagging, MR spectroscopy, LV regional function
PMID: 24507737

5. Mugera C, Suh KJ, Huisman TA, Weber K, Belzberg AJ, Carrino JA, Chhabra A. Sclerotic lesions of the spine: MRI assessment. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2013 Dec;38(6):1310-24. doi: 10.1002/jmri.24247
Key words: spine, MRI, tumor, sclerotic, imaging

6. Zhu W, Kato Y, Artemov D. Heterogeneity of tumor vasculature and antiangiogenic intervention: insights from MR angiography and DCE-MRI. PLoS One. 2014; 23;9(1)
Key words: cancer imaging, DCE-MRI, antiangiogenic therapy

1. Ahlawat S, Chhabra A, Blakely J. Magnetic resonance neurography of peripheral nerve tumors and tumorlike conditions. Neuroimaging Clin N Am. 2014 Feb;24(1):171-92. doi: 10.1016/j.nic.2013.03.035.
Key words: MR, Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor, Neurofibroma, Neurolymphoma, Perineurioma, Peripheral nerve tumor mimics, Peripheral nerve tumors, Schwannoma

2. Baltodano PA, Tong AJ, Chhabra A, Rosson GD. The role of magnetic resonance neurography in the postoperative management of peripheral nerve injuries. Neuroimaging Clin N Am. 2014 Feb;24(1):235-44. doi: 10.1016/j.nic.2013.03.029.
Key words: Magnetic resonance neurography, Nerve injuries, Nerve repair, Peripheral nerve, Postoperative management

3. Chalian M, Behzadi AH, Williams EH, Shores JT, Chhabra A. High-resolution magnetic resonance neurography in upper extremity neuropathy. Neuroimaging Clin N Am. 2014 Feb;24(1):109-25. doi: 10.1016/j.nic.2013.03.025.
Key words: Entrapment neuropathy, Injury, Magnetic resonance imaging, Magnetic resonance neurography, Neurography, Upper extremity

4. Chhabra A. MR neurography. Neuroimaging Clin N Am. 2014 Feb;24(1):xvii. doi: 10.1016/j.nic.2013.09.002.
Key words: neurography, MRI, MRN, imaging, peripheral nerve

5. Chhabra A. Peripheral MR neurography: approach to interpretation. Neuroimaging Clin N Am. 2014 Feb;24(1):79-89. doi: 10.1016/j.nic.2013.03.033.
Key words: Interpretation, Magnetic resonance neurography, Peripheral nerve imaging, Peripheral neuropathy

6. Chhabra A, Flammang A, Padua A Jr, Carrino JA, Andreisek G. Magnetic resonance neurography: technical considerations. Neuroimaging Clin N Am. 2014 Feb;24(1):67-78. doi: 10.1016/j.nic.2013.03.032.
Key words: 1.5 T, 3 T, MR neurography, MRN, Technique

7. Eppenberger P, Andreisek G, Chhabra A. Magnetic resonance neurography: diffusion tensor imaging and future directions. Neuroimaging Clin N Am. 2014 Feb;24(1):245-56. doi: 10.1016/j.nic.2013.03.031.
Key words: Diffusion tensor imaging (DTI), Diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI), MR contrast, MR neurography (MRN), Magnetization transfer imaging, Three-dimensional (3D), Whole-body MR

8. Fritz J, Chhabra A, Wang KC, Carrino JA. Magnetic resonance neurography-guided nerve blocks for the diagnosis and treatment of chronic pelvic pain syndrome. Neuroimaging Clin N Am. 2014 Feb;24(1):211-34. doi: 10.1016/j.nic.2013.03.028.
Key words: neurography, MRI, MRN, image-guided injection, peripheral nerve

9. Griffin JW, Hogan MV, Chhabra AB, Deal DN. Peripheral nerve repair and reconstruction. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2013 Dec 4;95(23):2144-51. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.L.00704.
Key words: MR guidance, MR neurography (MRN), Nerve block, Pain injection, Piriformis syndrome, Posterior femoral cutaneous nerve block, Pudenda nervel block

10. Hobbs RF, Howell RW, Song H, Baechler S, Sgouros G. Redefining Relative Biological Effectiveness in the Context of the EQDX Formalism: Implications for Alpha-Particle Emitter Therapy. Radiat Res. 2013 Dec 30. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Alpha Particles, Relative Biological Efficacy, Equivalent Uniform Dose, Radiobiology

11. Liu G, Qin Q, Chan KW, Li Y, Bulte JW, McMahon MT, van Zijl PC, Gilad AA. Non-invasive temperature mapping using temperature-responsive water saturation shift referencing (T-WASSR) MRI. NMR Biomed. 2014 Jan 6. doi: 10.1002/nbm.3066. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: MRI thermometry, proton resonance frequency (PRF), temperature mapping, water direct saturation
PMID: 24395616

12. Soldatos T, Batra K, Blitz AM, Chhabra A. Lower cranial nerves. Neuroimaging Clin N Am. 2014 Feb;24(1):35-47. doi: 10.1016/j.nic.2013.03.022.
Key words: Anatomy, Cranial nerves, Imaging assessment, Magnetic resonance imaging, Magnetic resonance neurography, Pathology

13. Thawait GK, Chhabra A, Carrino JA, Eng J. Magnetic resonance neurography research: evaluation of its effectiveness. Neuroimaging Clin N Am. 2014 Feb;24(1):257-61. doi: 10.1016/j.nic.2013.03.030.
Key words: Clinical outcome, MR neurography, Nerve surgery, Research


14. Wadhwa V, Marcus RW, Carrino JA, Chhabra A. Erdheim-Chester disease: A clinical and radiological masquerade. J Postgrad Med. 2013 Oct-Dec;59(4):326-7. doi: 10.4103/0022-3859.123173.
Key words: tumor, bone, benign, marrow, storage disorder

15. Wadhwa V, Thakkar RS, Carrino JA, Chhabra A. Enlarging nonossifying fibroma mimicking aggressive bone tumour. Indian J Cancer. 2013 Oct-Dec;50(4):301. doi: 10.4103/0019-509X.123634.
Key words: tumor, bone, benign, aggressive

1. Brasic JR. Autism. Medscape Reference. Updated December 03, 2013. Available at: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/912781-overview
Key words: Developmental disability; Mental retardation; Range of interests; Social interactions; Stereotypies

2. Braši? JR, Kim J. The nicotine hypothesis. In: Madras B, Kuhar M (Editors). The effects of drug abuse on the human nervous system Academic Press, Elsevier, Oxford, UK, 2014, 313-332.
Key words: Acetylcholine Receptors, Alzheimer's disease, Sample Size Determination, Schizophrenia

Foss CA, Harper JS, Wang H, Pomper MG, Jain, SK. Noninvasive Molecular Imaging of Tuberculosis-Associated Inflammation With Radioiodinated DPA-713. J Infect Dis. (2013) 208 (12): 2067-2074 doi:10.1093/infdis/jit331
Key words: translocator protein, molecular imaging , tuberculosis, PET, pyrazolopyrimidine , macrophage
PMID: 23901092

1. Bar-Shir A, Liu G, Greenberg MM, Bulte JW, Gilad AA. Synthesis of a probe for monitoring HSV1-tk reporter gene expression using chemical exchange saturation transfer MRI. Nature Protocols 2013 Dec;8(12):2380-91. doi: 10.1038/nprot.2013.140. Epub 2013 Oct 31.
Key words: chemical exchange saturation transfer (CEST), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), gene expression
PMID: 24177294

2. Botta F, Mairani A, Hobbs RF, Vergara Gil A, Pacilio M, Parodi K, Cremonesi M, Pérez MA, Di Dia A, Ferrari M, Guerriero F, Battistoni G, Pedroli G, Paganelli G, Aroche LA, Sgouros G. Use of the FLUKA Monte Carlo code for 3D patient-specific dosimetry on PET-CT and SPECT-CT images. Phys Med Biol. 2013 Nov 7;58(22):8099-8120. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Patient-specific dosimetry, radiopharmaceutical therapy, Monte Carlo, 3D-RD

3. Lai H, Fishman EK, Gerstenblith G, Moore R, Brinker JA, Keruly JC, Chen S, Detrick B, Lai S. Vitamin D deficiency is associated with development of subclinical coronary artery disease in HIV-infected African American cocaine users with low Framingham-defined cardiovascular risk. Vascular Health and Risk Management. 2013;9 729-737.
Key words: vitamin D deficiency, subclinical coronary artery disease, cocaine use, prospective follow-up study, African Americans

1. Karakatsanis NA, Lodge MA, Tahari AK, Zhou Y, Wahl RL, Rahmim A. Dynamic whole-body PET parametric imaging: I. Concept, acquisition protocol optimization and clinical application. Phys Med Biol. 2013 Oct 21;58(20):7391-418. doi: 10.1088/0031-9155/58/20/7391. Epub 2013 Sep 30.
Key words: Whole-body PET, CT, Dynamic Protocols

2. Karakatsanis NA, Lodge MA, Zhou Y, Wahl RL, Rahmim A. Dynamic whole-body PET parametric imaging: II. Task-oriented statistical estimation. Phys Med Biol. 2013 Oct 21;58(20):7419-45. doi: 10.1088/0031-9155/58/20/7419. Epub 2013 Sep 30.
Key words: Dynamic PET Imaging, Multi-Bed, Whole-body PET, Parametric

3. Mahesh M. Variability in CT protocols. J Am Coll Radiol. 2013 Oct;10(10):805-806. doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2013.07.005. Epub 2013 Aug 26.
Key words: Computed Tomography, Radiation, CT Protocols, Variation in CT Protocols

4. Meharanian A, Ay MR, Rahmim A, Ay MR, Zaidi H. 3D prior image constrained projection completion for x-ray CT metal artifact reduction. IEEE Trans Nucl Sci. 2013 Oct 60(5): 3318-3332. doi: 10.1109/TNS.2013.2275919
Key words: Metal artifact reduction, prior image, X-ray CT, 3D projection completion

5. Mehranian A, Ay MR, Rahmim A, Zaidi H. X-ray CT metal artifact reduction using wavelet domain L0 sparse regularization. IEEE Trans Med Imaging. 2013 Sep;32(9):1707-22. doi:10.1109/TMI.2013.2265136.
Key words: Metal artifact reduction (MAR), streaking artifacts, wavelets, X-ray computed tomography (CT), sparse regularization

6. Meharanian A, Rad HS, Rahmim A, Ay MR, Zaidi H. Smoothly Clipped Absolute Deviation (SCAD) regularization for compressed sensing MRI Using an augmented Lagrangian scheme. Magn Reson Imaging. 2013 Oct;31(8):1399-411. doi: 10.1016/j.mri.2013.05.010.
Key words: Augmented Lagrangian, Compressed sensing, Smoothly Clipped Absolute Deviation (SCAD), Total variation

7. Pindrik J, Huisman TA, Mahesh M, Tekes A, Ahn ES. Analysis of limited-sequence head computed tomography for children with shunted hydrocephalus: potential to reduce diagnostic radiation exposure.
J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2013 Sep 20. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Computed Tomography, Hydrocephalus, Radiation Dose Reduction, Limited-sequence CT scan

8. Rahmim A, Tang J. Noise propagation in resolution modeled PET imaging and its impact on detectability. Phys Med Biol. 2013 Oct 7;58(19):6945-68. doi: 10.1088/0031-9155/58/19/6945.
Key words: Noise Propagation, Resolution Modeling (RM), PET Imaging

1. Bernholt DL, Garzon-Muvdi J, Chhabra A, McFarland EG. Stress fracture of the distal tibial physis in an adolescent recreational dancer. Am J Sports Med. 2013 Jul;41(7):1649-52. doi: 10.1177/0363546513485938.
Key words: fracture, stress, physis, salter, sports

2. Cheng L, Hobbs RF, Segars PW, Sgouros G, Frey EC. Improved dose-volume histogram estimates for radiopharmaceutical therapy by optimizing quantitative SPECT reconstruction parameters. Phys Med Biol. 2013 Jun 7;58(11):3631-47. doi: 10.1088/0031-9155/58/11/3631.
Key words: dose-volume histograms, quantitative SPECT, treatment planning, dosimetry

3. Guggenberger R, Nanz D, Bussmann L, Chhabra A, Fischer MA, Hodler J, Pfirrmann CW, Andreisek G. Diffusion tensor imaging of the median nerve at 3.0T using different MR scanners: Agreement of FA and ADC measurements. Eur J Radiol. 2013 Jun 11. doi:pii: S0720-048X(13)00256-8.10.1016/j.ejrad.2013.05.011. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: nerve, median, dti, diffusion, carpal tunnel

4. Hobbs RF, Wahl RL, Frey EC, Kasamon Y, Song H, Huang P, Jones RJ, Sgouros G. Radiobiologic optimization of combination radiopharmaceutical therapy applied to myeloablative treatment of non-hodgkin lymphoma. J Nucl Med. 2013 Aug 5.
Key words: BED, dosimetry, lymphoma, radiopharmaceutical therapy, treatment planning

5. Liu K, Lü Y, Cheng D, Guo L, Liu C, Song H, Chhabra A. The prevalence of osteoarthritis of the atlanto-odontoid joint in adults using multidetector computed tomography. Acta Radiol. 2013 Jul 22. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: OA, osteoarthritis, atlanto-odontoid joint, MDCT, CT

6. Liu K, Niu X, Wu C, Guo L, Liu C, Song H, Chhabra A. Normative data on axial rotation of atlanto-occipital joint on 3 Tesla MRI using a simple and reliable method of calculation. Acta Radiol. 2013 Jul 15. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: OA, osteoarthritis, atlanto-occipital joint, MDCT, CT

7. Mahesh M. NCRP Report Number 168: Its significance to fluoroscopically guided interventional procedures. J Am Coll Radiol. 2013 Jul;10(7):551-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2013.04.003. No abstract available.
Key words: Fluoroscopy, NCRP report, Interventional procedures, Radiation Dose

8. Mahesh M, Radiation. JACR 10th year anniversary musings, J Am Coll Radiol. 2013 Aug;10(8):557-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2013.05.014. No abstract available.
Key words: Radiation, Computed Tomography, Medical Imaging

9. Mahesh M, Haines GR. JACR Radiation Dose Optimization in CT: An online resource center for radiologists. J Am Coll Radiol. 2013 Jun;10(6):477. doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2013.03.015. No abstract available.
Key words: Radiation Dose, Website description, Radiologists

10. Pindrik J, Chhabra A, Belzberg AJ. Update on peripheral nerve surgery. Neurosurgery. 2013 Aug;60 Suppl 1:70-7. doi: 10.1227/01.neu.0000430772.18220.76.
Key words: nerve, tumor, MRI, neurography

11. Soldatos T, Andreisek G, Thawait GK, Guggenberger R, Williams EH, Carrino JA, Chhabra A. High-resolution 3-T MR neurography of the lumbosacral plexus. Radiographics. 2013 Jul;33(4):967-87. doi: 10.1148/rg.334115761.
Key words: nerve, tumor, MRI, neurography, ls plexus, lumbosacral

12. Song H, Hedayati M, Hobbs RF, Shao C, Bruchertseifer F, Morgenstern A, Deweese TL, Sgouros G. Targeting aberrant DNA double strand break repair in triple negative breast cancer with alpha particle emitter radiolabeled anti-EGFR antibody. Mol Cancer Ther. 2013 Jul 19. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Alpha-particle, radiopharmaceutical therapy, triple negative breast cancer

13. Wadhwa V, Lee PP, Strome GM, Suh KJ, Carrino JA, Chhabra A. Spectrum of superficial nerve-related tumor and tumor-like lesions: MRI features. Acta Radiol. 2013 Jul 31. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: nerve, tumor, MRI, Superficial, neurography

1. Zhu W, Kato, Y, Artemov D. Water exchange-minimizing DCE-MRI protocol to detect changes in tumor vascular parameters: effect of bevacizumab/paclitaxel combination therapy. Magn Reson Mater Phy. 2013 Jun 27 [Epub ahead of print].
Key words: DCE-MRI; Water exchange; Tumor vascular volume and vascular permeability; Combination antiangiogenic therapy
PMID: 23807596

1. Mahesh M, Johnson PT, Fishman EK. Dual energy CT: is it ready for prime time? J Am Coll Radiol. 2013 May; 10(5): 383-385.
Key words: Dual-Energy CT, Bone Removal, Computed Tomography Angiography (CTA), Radiation Dose

1. Korchin S, Mahesh M. Radiographic facility checklist: the basics. J Am Coll Radiol. 2013 Apr;10(4):303-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2013.01.006.
Key words: Radiographic Systems, Quality Control, X-ray, Radiation Dose

2. Mahesh M. Challenges in evaluating flat-panel detector fluoroscopy systems. J Am Coll Radiol. 2013 March; 10(3): 223-224.
Key words: interventional fluoroscopy, flat panel detector, medical physics evaluation, magnification modes
PMID: 23571064

1. Alexander M, Braši? JR. 2-[18F]fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose ([18F]FDG) positron emission tomography (PET) for the diagnosis and treatment of Burkitt lymphoma. Journal of Biomedical Graphics and Computing. 2013; 3 (2): 67-72.
Key words: Atypical malignancies, B-cell neoplasms, Metastases, Photopenia, Radiotracers
No PMID available

2. Anusionwu I, Tekes A, Stec AA, Gearhart JP, Wright EJ. Comparison of musculoskeletal anatomic relationships, determined by magnetic resonance imaging, in postpubertal female patients with and without classic bladder exstrophy. BJU Int. 2013 Jan 29. doi: 10.1111/j.1464-410X.2012.11753.x. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: magnetic esonance imaging; bladder exstrophy

3. Braši? JR. Neurotransmitter visualization in schizophrenia. Journal of Biomedical Graphics and Computing. 2013; 3 (2): 30-45.
Key words: Dopamine, Positron-emission tomography, Psychotic disorders, Serotonin, Single-photon emission-computed Tomography

4. Chhabra A. Magnetic resonance neurography-simple guide to performance and interpretation. Semin Roentgenol. 2013 Apr;48(2):111-25. doi: 10.1053/j.ro.2012.11.004.
Key words: MRN, neurography , MRI, technique , interpretation

5. Dieudonné A, Hobbs RF, Lebtahi R, Maurel F, Baechler S, Wahl RL, Boubaker A, Le Guludec D,Sgouros G, Gardin I. Study of the impact of tissue density heterogeneities on 3-dimensional abdominal dosimetry: comparison between dose kernel convolution and direct monte carlo methods. J Nucl Med. 2013 Feb;54(2):236-43. doi: 10.2967/jnumed.112.105825.
Key words: Patient-specific dosimetry, point-kernel, tissue density
PMID: 23249540

6. Hobbs RF, Jentzen W, Bockisch A, Sgouros G. Monte Carlo-based 3-dimensional dosimetry of salivary glands in radioiodine treatment of differentiated thyroid cancer estimated using 124I PET. Q J Nucl Med Mol Imaging. 2013 Mar;57(1):79-91.
Key words: Salivary gland, radioiodine, dosimetry, thyroid cancer

7. Stewart A, Tekes A, Huisman TA, Jennings JM, Allen MC, Northington FJ, Everett AD, Graham EM. Glial fibrillary acidic protein as a biomarker for periventricular white matter injury. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2013 Mar 1. doi:pii: S0002-9378(13)00244-5. 10.1016/j.ajog.2013.02.049. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Periventricular white matter injury; Glial fibrillary acidic protein

8. Tekes A, Ishman SL, Baugher KM, Brown DJ, Lin SY, Tunkel DE, Unalp-Arida A, Huisman TA. Does microtia predict severity of temporal bone CT abnormalities in children with persistent conductive hearing loss? J Neuroradiol. 2013 Feb 18. doi:pii: S0150-9861(12)00252-0. 10.1016/j.neurad.2012.10.002. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Conductive hearing loss, Temporal bone CT

9. Trotter SA, Babiarz LS, Viertel VG, Nagy P, Lewin JS, Yousem DM. Determination and communication of critical findings in neuroradiology. J Am Coll Radiol. 2013 Jan;10(1):45-50. doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2012.07.012.
Key words: Neuroradiologic critical findings, communication, patient safety

10. Wadhwa V, Salaria SN, Thakkar RS, Chhabra A. Epithelioid sarcoma presenting as radial mononeuropathy: anatomical, magnetic resonance neurography and diffusion tensor imaging appearances. Skeletal Radiol. 2013 Mar 1. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: MRN, sarcoma, radial nerve

1. Dieudonné A, Hobbs RF, Lebtahi R, Maurel F, Baechler S, Wahl RL, Boubaker A, Le Guludec D,Sgouros G, Gardin I. Study of the impact of tissue density heterogeneities on 3-dimensional abdominal dosimetry: comparison between dose kernel convolution and direct monte carlo methods. J Nucl Med. 2013 Feb;54(2):236-43. doi: 10.2967/jnumed.112.105825. Epub 2012 Dec 18.
Key words: 3D dosimetry; tissue density; convolution; Monte Carlo

2. Djamanakova A, Faria AV, Hsu J, Ceritoglu C, Oishi K, Miller MI, Hillis AE, Mori S. Diffeomorphic brain mapping based on T1-weighted images: improvement of registration accuracy by multichannel mapping. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2013 Jan;37(1):76-84.
Key words: atlas, ventricles, mapping, brain, MRI

3. Tighe SK, Oishi K, Mori S, Smith GS, Albert M, Lyketsos CG, Mielke MM. Diffusion tensor imaging of neuropsychiatric symptoms in mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer's dementia. J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci. 2012 Fall;24(4):484-8. Available in PMC 2012 Dec 31.
Key words: Diffusion tensor imaging, Alzheimer's disease, Mild cognitive impairment, Neuropsychiatric symptoms

4. Yoshida S, Oishi K, Faria AV, Mori S. Diffusion tensor imaging of normal brain development. Pediatr Radiol. 2013 Jan;43(1):15-27.
Key words: Diffusion tensor imaging (DTI), MRI, Normal development

1. Bar-Shir A, Liu G, Liang Y, Yadav NN, McMahon MT, Walczak P, Nimmagadda S, Pomper MG, Tallman KA, Greenberg MM, van Zijl PC, Bulte JW, Gilad AA. Transforming Thymidine into a Magnetic Resonance Imaging Probe for Monitoring Gene Expression. J Am Chem Soc. 2013 Jan 16. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: brain cancer, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), gene expression
PMID: 23289583

2. Chhabra A, Del Grande F, Soldatos T, Chalian M, Belzberg AJ, Williams EH, Jalali FS, Thawait GK, Eng J, Carrino JA. Meralgia paresthetica: 3-Tesla magnetic resonance neurography. Skeletal Radiol. 2013 Jan 11. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: lfcn, meralgia paresthetica, MRN, pain

3. Fritz J, Bizzell C, Kathuria S, Flammang AJ, Williams EH, Belzberg AJ, Carrino JA, Chhabra A. High-resolution magnetic resonance-guided posterior femoral cutaneous nerve blocks. Skeletal Radiol. 2012 Dec 20. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: pfcn, pudendal, pelvic pain, MRN, intervention

4. Mahesh M, Durand DJ. The choosing wisely campaign and its potential impact on diagnostic radiation burden. J Am Coll Radiol. 2013 Jan;10(1):65-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2012.10.008. Epub 2012 Dec 1. No abstract available.
Key words: Choosing Wisely Campaign, Radiation Dose Burden, Medical Imaging, CT, Radiation Dose

5. Mahesh M, Fishman EK. CT Dose reduction strategy: to modulate dose or not in certain patients? J Am Coll Radiol. 2012 Dec; 9(12):931-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2012.09.021.
Key words: CT, Radiation Dose, Dose Modulation, Dose Reduction

6. Raman SP, Johnson PT, Deshmukh S, Mahesh M, Grant KL, Fishman EK. CT Dose reduction applications: available tools on the latest generation of CT scanners. J Am Coll Radiol. 2013 Jan;10(1):37-41. doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2012.06.025.
Key words: CT, Radiation Dose, Dose Modulation, Dose Reduction

1. Du Y, Madar I, Stumpf M, Rong x, Fung, GSK, Frey EC. Compensation for spill-in and spill-out partial volume effects in cardiac PET imaging. J Nuc Cardiology. 2012 Nov 14 [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: 18F-FBnTP, heart, partial volume compensation, blood flow defect, PET

2. Fukushima K, Bravo PE, Higuchi T, Schuleri KH, Lin X, Abraham MR, Xia J, Mathews WB, Dannals RF, Lardo AC, Szabo Z, Bengel FM. Molecular hybrid positron emission tomography/computed tomography imaging of cardiac angiotensin II type 1 receptors. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2012 Nov 2. pii: S0735-1097(12)04797-3.
Key words: angiotensin, cardiac, molecular imaging, myocardial infarction, PET/CT

1. Chhabra A. CORR Insights™: ultrasound as a first-line test in the diagnosis of carpal tunnel syndrome: a cost-effectiveness analysis. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2012 Oct 26. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: USG, MRI, Carpal Tunnel, Cost

2. Chhabra A, Thakkar RS, Andreisek G, Chalian M, Belzberg AJ, Blakeley J, Hoke A, Thawait GK, Eng J, Carrino JA. Anatomic MR imaging and functional diffusion tensor imaging of peripheral nerve tumors and tumorlike conditions. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2012 Nov 1. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Peripheral nerve, tumor, DTI, MRI

3. Fischer MA, Nanz D, Shimakawa A, Schirmer T, Guggenberger R, Chhabra A, Carrino JA, Andreisek G. Quantification of muscle fat in patients with low back pain: comparison of multi-echo MR imaging with single-voxel MR spectroscopy. Radiology. 2012 Nov 9. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: back pain, muscle fat, spectroscopy, mri

4. Thawait SK, Thawait GK, Frassica FJ, Andreisek G, Carrino JA, Chhabra A. A systematic approach to magnetic resonance imaging evaluation of epiphyseal lesions. Magn Reson Imaging. 2012 Oct 24. doi:pii: S0730-725X(12)00317-7. {Epub ahead of print] PMID: 23102949.
Key words: Epiphyseal lesion, MRI, Approach

1. Airan RD, Bar-Shir A, Liu G, Pelled G, McMahon MT, van Zijl PC, Bulte JW and Gilad AA. MRI biosensor for protein kinase A encoded by a single synthetic gene. Magn Reson Med. 2012 Sep 28. doi: 10.1002/mrm.24483. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: MRI, chemical exchange saturation transfer; biosensor; reporter gene; protein kinase A
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23023588 and http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/mrm.24483/abstract;jsessionid=
PMID: 23023588

2. Baechler S, Hobbs RF, Boubaker A, Buchegger F, He B, Frey EC, Sgouros G. Three-dimensional radiobiological dosimetry of kidneys for treatment planning in peptide receptor radionuclide therapy. Med Phys. 2012 Oct; 39(10):6118-6128 (PMC pending)
Key words: kidney dosimetry, peptide receptor radionuclide therapy, biological effective dose

3. Brasic JR, Mohamed M. Human brain imaging of autism spectrum disorders. In: Seeman P, Madras B, editors, Imaging of the human brain in health and disease. Neuroscience.com 2012
Key words: Autism Spectrum Disorders, Cognitive Psychology, Neuropathology, Brain Imaging

4. Chhabra A, Thawait GK, Soldatos T, Thakkar R, Del Grande F, Chalian M, Carrino JA. High-resolution 3T MR neurography of the brachial plexus and its branches, with emphasis on 3D imaging. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2012 Sep 13. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Brachial plexus, MR Neurography, 3D, MRI, Nerve

5. Dewaraja YK, Frey EC, Sgouros G, Brill AB, Roberson P, Zanzonico PB, Ljungberg M. MIRD Pamphlet No. 23: Quantitative SPECT for patient-specific 3-dimensional dosimetry in internal radionuclide therapy. J Nucl Med. 2012 Aug; 53(8):1310-25.
Key words: MIRD, quantitative SPECT, absorbed dose, 3D dosimetry, patient-specific dosimetry, radionuclide therapy

6. Lu L, Karakatsanis NA, Tang J, Chen W, Rahmim A. 3.5D dynamic PET image reconstruction incorporating kinetics-based clusters Phys. Med. Biol. 2012 Aug 7;57(15):5035-55.
Key words: dynamic PET, image reconstruction, clustering, high resolution PET

PMID: 22805318

7. Sajedi S, Kamali-Asl A, Ay MR, Farahani MH, Rahmim A. A novel non-linear recursive filter design for extracting high rate pulse features in nuclear medicine imaging and spectroscopy. Med. Eng. Phys. 2012 Sep 7. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: High rate spectroscopy, Nuclear medicine, Pulse processing, Non-linear recursive filter, Pulse pile-up, Time-of-flight PET
PMID: 22964063

8. Soldatos T, Durand DJ, Subhawong TK, Carrino JA, Chhabra A. Magnetic resonance imaging of musculoskeletal infections: systematic diagnostic assessment and key points. Acad Radiol. 2012 Nov;19(11):1434-43. doi: 10.1016/j.acra.2012.05.022. Epub 2012 Aug 11.
Key words: Infection, MRI, musculoskeletal, osteomyelitis
PMID: 22884398

1. Ahmed S, Johnson PT, Horton KM, Lai H, Zaheer A, Tsai S, Fishman EK. Prevalence of unsuspected thyroid nodules in adults on contrast enhanced 16- and 64-MDCT of the chest. World J Radiol. 2012 Jul 28;4(7):311-7.
Key words: Thyroid, Computed Tomography, Thyroid nodule, Thyroid cancer, Chest CT

2. Chu LC, Cameron DE, Johnson PT, Fishman EK. MDCT evaluation of postoperative aortic root pseudoaneurysms: imaging pearls and pitfalls. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2012 Jul;199(1):W84-90.
Key words: CT, Aortic root, Pseudoaneurysm

3. Durand DJ, Mahesh M. Understanding CT Dose Display. Journal of the American College of Radiology. 2012 Sep;9(9):669-71.
Key words: Computed tomography, CTDi, Radiation dose

4. Fritz J, U-Thainual P, Ungi T, Flammang AJ, Fichtinger G, Iordachita II, Carrino JA. Augmented reality visualization with use of image overlay technology for MR imaging-guided interventions: assessment of performance in cadaveric shoulder and hip arthrography at 1.5 T. Radiology. 2012 Oct;265(1):254-9.
Key words: MR arthrography, Interventional MR Imaging, MR-guided

5. Janowski M, Bulte JW, Walczak P. Personalized nanomedicine advancements for stem cell tracking. Adv Drug Deliv Rev. 2012 Jul 20. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Nanoparticles, Transplantation, Stem cells, Imaging, Theranostics

6. Xu J, Reh DD, Carey JP, Mahesh M, Siewerdsen JH. Technical assessment of a cone-beam CT scanner for etolaryngology imaging: Image quality, dose, and technique protocols. Med Phys. 2012 Aug;39(8):4932-42
Key words: Computed tomography, Technology, Image quality, Radiation dose

1. Bhagat N, Reyes DK, Lin M, Kamel I, Pawlik TM, Frangakis C, Geschwind JF. Phase II study of chemoembolization with drug-eluting beads in patients with hepatic neuroendocrine metastases: high incidence of biliary injury. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2012 Jun 22. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: DEB-TACE, neuroendocrine, interventional oncology

2. Bonekamp S, Halappa VG, Corona-Villalobos CP, Mensa M, Eng J, Lewin JS, Kamel IR. Prevalence of honorary coauthorship in the American Journal of Roentgenology. Am J Roentgenol. 2012 Jun;198(6):1247-55.
Key words: ICMJE authorship criteria, honorary authorship, research ethics, publication ethics, author contribution

3. Chhabra A, Descamps MJ, Weathermon A, Connell DA, Soldatos T. Neurological complications of foot and ankle surgery. Semin Musculoskelet Radiol. 2012 Jul;16(3):254-66.
Key words: nerve, MR Neurography, foot, ankle, surgery

4. Dimmick S, Chhabra A, Grujic L, Linklater JM. Acquired flat foot deformity: postoperative imaging. Semin Musculoskelet Radiol. 2012 Jul;16(3):217-32.
Key words: flat foot, pes cavus, surgery, imaging

5. Johnson PT, Black JH, Zimmerman SL, Fishman EK. Thoracic endovascular aortic repair: literature review with emphasis on the role of multidetector computed tomography. Semin Ultrasound CT MR. 2012 Jun;33(3):247-64.
Key words: Aorta, TEVAR (thoracic endovascular aortic repair), endoluminal stent, Computed Tomography

6. Lee CS, Lewin JS, Nagy P. Events that have shaped the quality movement in radiology. J Am Coll Radiol. 2012 Jun;9(6):437-9. No abstract available.
Key words: Quality, Radiology, Sentinel events, Quality improvement

7. Raminpour S, Ney DR, Johnson PT, Horton KM, Fishman EK. How to develop, submit, and get an iPad application accepted to the Apple Store. J Am Coll Radiol. 2012 Jun;9(6):440-3.
Key words: CTisus iQuiz, Apple Store, body CT imaging, iPad App

8. Thakkar RS, Del Grande F, Thawait GK, Andreisek G, Carrino JA, Chhabra A. Spectrum of high-resolution MRI findings in diabetic neuropathy. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2012 Aug;199(2):407-12.
Key words: diabetes, MR Neurography, nerve, imaging

1. Hobbs RF, Song H, Huso DL, H Sundel M, Sgouros G. A nephron-based model of the kidneys for macro-to-micro ?-particle dosimetry. Phys Med Biol. 2012 Jul 7;57(13):4403-24.
Key words: Alpha-particle, dosimetry, radiopharmaceutical therapy

2. Hobbs RF, Song H, Watchman CJ, Bolch WE, Aksnes AK, Ramdahl T, Flux GD, Sgouros G. A bone marrow toxicity model for 223Ra alpha-emitter radiopharmaceutical therapy. Phys Med Biol. 2012 May 21;57(10):3207-22.
Key words: Alpha-particle, dosimetry, radiopharmaceutical therapy

1. Chhabra A, Soldatos T, Thawait GK, Grande FD, Thakkar RS, Means KR Jr, Carrino
JA. Current perspectives on the advantages of 3-T MR imaging of the wrist. Radiographics. 2012 May;32(3):879-96.
Key words: wrist, mri, 3tesla, imaging

2. Ratchford JN, Endres CJ, Hammoud DA, Pomper MG, Shiee N, McGready J, Pham DL, Calabresi PA. Decreased microglial activation in MS patients treated with glatiramer acetate. J Neurol. 2012 Jun;259(6):1199-205.
Key words: Multiple sclerosis, Positron emission tomography, Microglia, Immunology, PK11195
PMID: 22160466

3. Skrok J, Shehata ML, Mathai S, Girgis RE, Zaiman A, Mudd JO, Boyce D, Lechtzin N, Lima JA, Bluemke DA, Hassoun PM, Vogel-Claussen J. Pulmonary arterial hypertension: MR imaging-derived first-pass bolus kinetic parameters are biomarkers for pulmonary hemodynamics, cardiac function, and ventricular remodeling. Radiology. 2012 Jun;263(3):678-87.
Key words: Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension, MRI, First-Pass Bolus Kinetic Parameters, Biomarker

4. Thawait GK, Chhabra A, Carrino JA. Spine segmentation and enumeration and
normal variants. Radiol Clin North Am. 2012 Jul;50(4):587-98. Epub 2012 May 3.
PubMed PMID: 22643386.
Key words: spine, segmentation, transitional, mri, ct
PMID: 22643386

5. Vogel-Claussen J, Santaularia Tomas M, Newatia A, Boyce D, Pinheiro A, Abraham R, Abraham T, Bluemke DA. Cardiac MRI evaluation of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: Left ventricular outflow tract/aortic valve diameter ratio predicts severity of LVOT obstruction. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2012 May 1.
Key words: cardiac MRI, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, left ventricular outflow tract
PMID: 22549972

1. Akhbardeh A, Jacobs MA. Comparative analysis of nonlinear dimensionality reduction techniques for breast MRI segmentation. Med Phys. 2012 Apr;39(4):2275-89.
Key words: Breast cancer, MRI, machine learning, diffusion weighted imaging, diagnosis

2. Atay-Rosenthal S, Wahl RL, Fishman EK. PET/CT findings in gastric cancer: potential advantages and current limitations. Imaging med. 2012; 4 (2): 241-250.
Key words: 18F FDG-PET, gastric cancer staging, gastric carcinoma
PMID: not available

3. Du J, Wasserman BA, Tong W, Chen S, Lai S, Malhotra S, Lai H. Cholesterol is associated with the presence of a lipid core in carotid plaque of asymptomatic, young-to-middle-aged African Americans with and without HIV infection and cocaine use residing in inner-city Baltimore, Md., USA. Cerebrovasc Dis. 2012;33(3):295-301.
Key words: B-mode ultrasound, carotid plaque, cholesterol, HIV

4. Guggenberger R, Eppenberger P, Markovic D, Nanz D, Chhabra A, Pruessmann KP, Andreisek G. MR neurography of the median nerve at 3.0T: Optimization of diffusion tensor imaging and fiber tractography. Eur J Radiol. 2012 Apr 19. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: mr Neurography, DTI, median nerve, diffusion, carpal tunnel, MRI

5. Halliburton S, Arbab-Zadeh A, Dey D, Einstein AJ, Gentry R, George RT, Gerber T, Mahesh M, Weigold WG. State-of-the-art in CT hardware and scan modes for cardiovascular CT. J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr. 2012 Apr 7. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Cardiovascular CT, CT technologies, Advances in CT, Radiation Dose

6. Lai H, Detrick B, Fishman EK, Gerstenblith G, Brinker JA, Hollis BW, Bartlett J, Cofrancesco J Jr, Tong W, Tai H, Chen S, Bhatia S, Lai S. Vitamin D deficiency is associated with the development of subclinical coronary artery disease in African Americans with HIV infection: A preliminary study. J Investig Med. 2012 Apr 4. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: CT, CAD, risk factors and HIV

7. Lai H, Gerstenblith G, Fishman EK, Brinker J, Kickler T, Tong W, Bhatia S, Hong T, Chen S, Li J, Detrick B, Lai S. Vitamin D deficiency is associated with silent coronary artery disease in cardiovascularly asymptomatic African Americans with HIV infection. Clin Infect Dis. 2012 Mar 15. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: CT, CAD, vitamin deficiency and HIV

1. Bonekamp S, Corona-Villalobos CP, Kamel IR. Oncologic applications of diffusion-weighted MRI in the body. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2012 Feb;35(2):257-79. doi: 10.1002/jmri.22786.
Key words: diffusion-weighted MRI, cancer, biomarker, treatment monitoring, cancer detection

2. Chalian M, Soldatos T, Carrino JA, Belzberg AJ, Khanna J, Chhabra A. Prediction of transitional lumbosacral anatomy on magnetic resonance imaging of the lumbar spine. World J Radiol. 2012 Mar 28;4(3):97-101.
Key words: MRI, Transitional lubosacral vertebra, Normal variant

3. Chhabra A, Chalian M, Soldatos T, Andreisek G, Faridian-Aragh N, Williams E, Belzberg AJ, Carrino JA. 3-T high-resolution MR neurography of sciatic neuropathy. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2012 Apr;198(4):W357-64.
Key words: Sciatica, Sciatic neuropathy, MRI, MR Neurography

4. Chu LC, Johnson PT, Dietz HC, Brooke BS, Arnaoutakis GJ, Black JH 3rd, Fishman EK. Vascular complications of Ehlers-Danlos syndrome: CT findings. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2012 Feb;198(2):482-7.
Key words: CT angiography, Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, aneurysm, dissection

5. Fritz J, Fishman EK, Carrino JA, Horger MS. Advanced imaging of skeletal manifestations of systemic mastocytosis. Skeletal Radiol. 2012 Feb 26. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Mastocytosis, Computed tomography, Magnetic resonance imaging, Diffusion-weighted imaging, Staging

6. Kedziorek DA, Hofmann LV, Fu Y, Gilson WD, Cosby KM, Kohl B 3rd, Barnett BP, Simons BW, Walczak P, Bulte JW, Gabrielson K, Kraitchman DL. X-ray-visible microcapsules containing mesenchymal stem cells improve hindlimb perfusion in a rabbit model of peripheral arterial disease. Stem Cells. 2012 Mar 21. doi: 10.1002/stem.1096. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: mesenchymal stem cells, cone-beam computed tomography, angiogenesis inducingagents, peripheral arterial disease, barium sulfate

7. Lee PP, Chalian M, Carrino JA, Eng J, Chhabra A. Multimodality correlations of patellar height measurement on X-ray, CT, and MRI. Skeletal Radiol. 2012 Mar 25. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Patella, CT, MRI, Xray

8. Viertel VG, Babiarz LS, Carone M, Lewin JS, Yousem DM. Quality control in neuroradiology: impact of trainees on discrepancy rates. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2012 Feb 2. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Quality Assurance, Neuroradiology, Trainees, Peer Review

1. Bosemani T, Puttgen KB, Huisman TA, Tekes A. Multifocal infantile hepatic hemangiomas-imaging strategy and response to treatment after propranolol and steroids including review of the literature. Eur J Pediatr. 2012 Jan 11. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Infantile hepatic hemangioma, Propranolol, Steroid. Imaging strategy, MRI, US

2. Chalian M, Soldatos T, Faridian-Aragh N, Williams EH, Rosson GD, Eng J, Carrino JA, Chhabra A. 3T magnetic resonance neurography of tibial nerve pathologies. J Neuroimaging. 2012 Jan 13. doi: 10.1111/j.1552-6569.2011.00676.x. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: tibial nerve, mr neurography, 3 tesla

3. Chhabra A, Deune GE, Murano E, Prince JL, Soldatos T, Flammang A. Advanced mr neurography imaging of radial nerve entrapment at the spiral groove: a case report. J Reconstr Microsurg. 2012 Mar 7. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: radial nerve, spiral groove, MR neuurography, DTI, psif

4. Chhabra A, Soldatos T, Chalian M, Carrino JA, Schon L. Current Concepts Review: 3T magnetic resonance imaging of the ankle and foot. Foot Ankle Int. 2012 Feb;33(2):164-71.
Key words: 3 tesla, MRI, ankle, foot

5. Ganapathy-Kanniappan S, Kunjithapatham R, Torbenson MS, Rao PR, Carson KA, Buijs M, Vali M, Geschwind JF. Human hepatocellular carcinoma in a mouse model: assessment of tumor response to percutaneous ablation by using glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate dehydrogenase antagonists. Radiology. 2012 Mar;262(3):834-45.
Key words: GAPDH, 3-Bromopyruvate, HCC

6. Long SS, Johnson PT, Fishman EK. Intercostal artery pseudoaneurysm due to thoracentesis: diagnosis with three-dimensional computed tomographic angiography. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2012 Jan-Feb;36(1):100-2.
Key words: Pseudoaneursym, 3D multidetector CT, thoracentesis

7. Rahmim A, Zhou Y, Tang J, Lu L, Sossi V, Wong DF. Direct 4D parametric imaging for linearized models of reversibly binding PET tracers using generalized AB-EM reconstruction. Phys Med Biol. 2012 Feb 7;57(3):733-55.
Key words: dynamic PET, enhanced 4D reconstruction, reversible-binding

8. Senthamizhchelvan S, Hobbs RF, Song H, Frey EC, Zhang Z, Armour E, Wahl RL, Loeb DM, Sgouros G. Tumor dosimetry and response for 153Sm-ethylenediamine tetramethylene phosphonic acid therapy of high-risk osteosarcoma. J Nucl Med. 2012 Feb;53(2):215-24.
Key words: Radiopharmaceutical therapy, Samarium-153, Radiobiological dosimetry, Osteosarcoma, Tumor dose-response

9. Song X, Gilad AA, Joel S, Liu G, Bar-Shir A, Liang Y, Gorelik M, Pekar JJ, van Zijl PC, Bulte JW, McMahon MT. CEST phase mapping using a length and offset varied saturation (LOVARS) scheme. Magn Reson Med. 2012 Jan 13. doi: 10.1002/mrm.23312. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Chemical Exchange Saturation Transfer(CEST), Brain Tumor MR characterization, Magnetization Transfer(MT), Length and Offset VARied Saturation (LOVARS), LOVARS phase mapping

1. Bulte JW, Arepally A. X-Ray Guided Delivery and Tracking of Cells. Chapter 17: Stem Cell Labeling for Delivery and Tracking Using Noninvasive Imaging. CRC Press, Jan 2012: 305-316.

2. Cammin J, Taguchi K. X-Ray Imaging Basics. Chapter 11: Stem Cell Labeling for Delivery and Tracking Using Noninvasive Imaging. CRC Press, Jan 2012: 203-216.

3. Endres CJ, Coughlin JM, Gage KL, Watkins CC, Kassiou M, Pomper MG. Radiation dosimetry and biodistribution of the TSPO ligand 11C-DPA-713 in humans. J Nucl Med. 2012 Feb;53(2):330-5.
Key words: radiotracer tissue kinetics; dosimetry; microglia; PET/CT; translocator protein

4. Johnson PT, Corl FM, Black JH, Fishman EK. AJR Am J Roentgenol. The elephant trunk procedure for aortic aneurysm repair: an illustrated guide to surgical technique with CT correlation. 2011 Dec;197(6):W1052-9. Review.
Key words: aorta; surgery; elephant trunk; computed tomography; aortic graft

5. Kawamoto S, Johnson PT, Hall H, Cameron JL, Hruban RH, Fishman EK. Intrapancreatic accessory spleen: CT appearance and differential diagnosis. Abdom Imaging. 2011 Dec 13. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Intrapancreatic accessory spleen; Pancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasm; CT; Contrast enhancement

6. Kraitchman DL (Johns Hopkins), Wu J (Stanford), editors. Stem Cell Labeling for Delivery and Tracking Using Noninvasive Imaging. CRC Press: Jan 2012. 489 pages.

7. Lodge MA, Mhlanga JC, Cho SY, Wahl RL. Effect of patient arm motion in whole-body PET/CT. J Nucl Med. 2011 Dec;52(12):1891-7. Epub 2011 Nov 11.
Key words: PET/CT; artifact; motion; arm; scatter correction

8. Machado AJ, Carrino JA, Schon LC. Musculoskeletal Clinical Application of Stem Cells. Chapter 23: Stem Cell Labeling for Delivery and Tracking Using Noninvasive Imaging. CRC Press, Jan 2012: 405-424.

9. Raman SP, Horton KM, Fishman EK. Transitional cell carcinoma of the upper urinary tract: optimizing image interpretation with 3D reconstructions. Abdom Imaging. 2011 Dec 30. [Epub
Key words: transitional cell carcinoma; computed tomography; 3-D reconstructions; maximum intensity projection (MIP); volume rendering

10. Sgouros G, Frey EC, Bolch WE, Wayson MB, Abadia AF, Treves ST. An approach for balancing diagnostic image quality with cancer risk: application to pediatric diagnostic imaging of 99mTc-dimercaptosuccinic acid. J Nucl Med. 2011 Dec;52(12):1923-9.
Key words: pediatric imaging; dose reduction; image simulation; dosimetry; DMSA; optimization

11. Wolfgang CL, Corl F, Johnson PT, Edil BH, Horton KM, Schulick RD, Fishman EK. AJR Am J Roentgenol. Pancreatic surgery for the radiologist, 2011: an illustrated review of classic and newer surgical techniques for pancreatic tumor resection. AJR Am J Roentgenol 2011 Dec;197(6):1343-50. Review.
Key words: pancreas; pancreatic cancer; pancreaticoduodenectomy; whipple procedure; appleby procedure

1. Arifin DR, Bulte JW. Imaging of pancreatic islet cells. Diabetes Metab Res Rev. 2011 Nov;27(8):761-6. doi: 10.1002/dmrr.1248.
Key words: diabetes; islets transplantation; magnetic resonance imaging; positron emission tomography; bioluminescent imaging

2. Braši? JR, Bibat G, Kumar A, Zhou Y, Hilton J, Yablonski ME, Dogan AS, Guevara MR, Stephane M, Johnston M, Wong DF, Naidu S. Correlation of the vesicular acetylcholine transporter densities in the striata to the clinical abilities of women with rett syndrome (RTT). Synapse. 2011 Dec 28. doi: 10.1002/syn.21515. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: 5-iodobenzovesamicol, (-) isomer, 123I-labeled; tomography, emission-computed, single-photon

3. Braši? JR, Cascella N, Kumar A, Zhou Y, Hilton J, Raymont V, Crabb A, Guevara MR, Horti AG, Wong DF. Positron emission tomography experience with 2-[(18) F]fluoro-3-(2(s)-azetidinylmethoxy)pyridine (2-[(18) F]fa) in the living human brain of smokers with paranoid schizophrenia. Synapse. 2011 Dec 13. doi: 10.1002/syn.21520. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: nicotinic acetylcholine receptor; Kruskal-Wallis H Statistic; rank sum tests

4. Chen Y, Pullambhatla M, Foss CA, Byun Y, Nimmagadda S, Senthamizhchelvan S, Sgouros G, Mease RC, Pomper MG. 2-(3-{1-Carboxy-5-[(6-[18F]Fluoro-Pyridine-3-Carbonyl)-Amino]-Pentyl}-Ureido)-pentanedioic acid, [18F]DCFPyL, a PSMA-based PET imaging agent for prostate cancer. Clin Cancer Res. 2011 Dec 15;17(24):7645-53.
Key words: PSMA, prostate cancer, PET imaging, FDG-PET

5. Chhabra A, Faridian-Aragh N. High-resolution 3-T MR neurography of femoral neuropathy. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2012 Jan;198(1):3-10.
Key words: femoral nerve, MRI, Neurography

6. Glunde K, Bhujwalla ZM, Ronen SM. Choline metabolism in malignant transformation. Nat Rev Cancer. 2011 Nov 17;11(12):835-48. doi: 10.1038/nrc3162.
Key words: cancer, choline, metabolism, magnetic resonance spectroscopy, diagnosis, therapy

7. Johnson PT, Horton KM, Megibow AJ, Jeffrey RB, Fishman EK. Common incidental findings on MDCT: survey of radiologist recommendations for patient management. J Am Coll Radiol. 2011 Nov;8(11):762-7.
Key words: Incidental finding; CT; departmental policy; practice patterns

8. Jones CK, Polders D, Hua J, Zhu H, Hoogduin HJ, Zhou J, Luijten P, van Zijl. In vivo three-dimensional whole-brain pulsed steady-state chemical exchange saturation transfer at 7 T. PC.Magn Reson Med. 2011 Nov 14. doi: 10.1002/mrm.23141. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: MRI, 7T, brain, chemical exchange

9. Louissaint NA, Nimmagadda S, Fuchs EJ, Bakshi RP, Cao YJ, Lee LA, Goldsmith J, Caffo BS, Du Y, King KE, Menendez FA, Torbenson MS, Hendrix CW. Distribution of cell-free and cell-associated HIV surrogates in the colon after simulated receptive anal intercourse in men who have sex with men. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2012 Jan 1;59(1):10-17.
Key words: HIV prevention, microbicides, imaging

10. Oishi K, Faria AV, Mori S. Advanced neonatal NeuroMRI. Magn Reson Imaging Clin N Am. 2012 Feb;20(1):81-91.
Key words: Neonate, Diffusion tensor imaging, Normalization, Quantification, Brain atlas

11. Vesuna F, Lisok A, Kimble B, Domek J, Kato Y, van der Groep P, Artemov D, Kowalski J, Carraway H, van Diest P, Raman V. Twist contributes to hormone resistance in breast cancer by downregulating estrogen receptor-? Oncogene. 2011 Nov 7. doi: 10.1038/onc.2011.483. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: breast cancer, hormone resistance, Twist, estrogen receptor, histone deacetylation, methylation

12. Woodard LE, Nimmagadda S. CXCR4-based imaging agents. J Nucl Med. 2011 Nov;52(11):1665-9. Review.
Key words: Chemokine receptors, CXCR4, CXCL12, PET imaging, Molecular imaging

1. Babiarz LS, Yousem DM. Quality Control in Neuroradiology: Discrepancies in Image Interpretation among Academic Neuroradiologists. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2011 Oct 27. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: neuroradiology, quality improvement, error measurement

2. Babiarz LS, Yousem DM, Parker L, Levin DC, Rao V. utilization rates of neuroradiology across neuroscience specialties in the private office setting: who owns or leases the scanners on which studies are performed? AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2011 Oct 27. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: neuroradiology, utilization, self-referral

3. Bulte JW. Science to practice: can theranostic fullerenes be used to treat brain tumors? Radiology. 2011 Oct;261(1):1-2.
Key words: brain tumor, radiotherapy, MR contrast agent

4. Chen Y, Pullambhatla M, Byun Y, Foss CA, Nimmagadda S, Senthamizhchelvan S, Sgouros G, Mease RC, Pomper MG. 2-(3-{1-Carboxy-5-[(6-[18F]fluoro-pyridine-3-carbonyl)-amino]-pentyl}-ureido)-pentanedioic acid, [18F]DCFPyL, a PSMA-based PET imaging agent for prostate cancer. Clin Cancer Res. 2011 Dec 15;17(24):7645-53.
Key words: positron emission tomography, prostate-specific membrane antigen, xenograft, PC3, molecular imaging

5. Gnannt R, Chhabra A, Theodoropoulos JS, Hodler J, Andreisek G. MR imaging of the postoperative knee. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2011 Nov;34(5):1007-21. doi: 10.1002/jmri.22672.
Key words: Knee, Surgery, ACL, MCL, PCL, Meniscus, Cartilage

6. Oishi K, Mielke MM, Albert M, Lyketsos CG, Mori S. DTI analyses and clinical applications in Alzheimer's disease. J Alzheimers Dis. 2011;26 Suppl 3(Oct.):287-96.
Key words: diffusion tensor imaging, Alzheimer's disease, mild cognitive impairment, white matter, clinical application

7. Oishi K, Mori S. Quantitative white matter analysis by diffusion tensor imaging and potential functional correlation. Brain Nerve. 2011 Dec;63(12):1319-29.
Key words: diffusion tensor imaging, quantitative analysis, tractography, atlas-based analysis, functional correlation

8. Poretti A, Meoded A, Huisman TA. Neuroimaging of pediatric posterior fossa tumors including review of the literature. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2012 Jan;35(1):32-47. doi: 10.1002/jmri.22722.
Key words: Magnetic resonance imaging, Diffusion weighted imaging, DIffusion tensor imaging, Children; Tumors; Posterior fossa; Cerebellum

9. Sacerdote MG, Johnson PT, Fishman EK. CT of the adrenal gland: the many faces of adrenal hemorrhage. Emerg Radiol. 2011 Oct 30. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Adrenal, adrenal hemorrhage, CT, adrenal insufficiency

10. Thawait SK, Soldatos T, Thawait GK, Cosgarea AJ, Carrino JA, Chhabra A. High resolution magnetic resonance imaging of the patellar retinaculum: normal anatomy, common injury patterns, and pathologies. Skeletal Radiol. 2012 Feb;41(2):137-48.
Key words: MRI, Knee, Retinaculum, Patellofemoral ligament

1. Bosemani T, Benson J. 'Gastric bronchus' associated with a congenital bronchopulmonary malformation. Arch Dis Child. 2011 Sep 6. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available.
Key words: congenital, bronchial abnormalities, fluoroscopy

2. Liu G, Liang Y, Bar-Shir A, Chan K, Galpoththawela C, Bernard S, Tse T, Yadav N, Walczak P, McMahon M, Bulte JW, van Zijl PC, Gilad A. Monitoring enzyme activity using a diamagnetic chemical exchange saturation transfer magnetic resonance imaging contrast agent. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2011, 133 (41), 16326-16329.
Key words: MRI, Chemical exchange saturation transfer (CEST), gene therapy, Cytosine Deaminase, enzyme activity
PMID: 21919523

3. Shah T, Stasinopoulos I, Wildes F, Kakkad S, Artemov D, Bhujwalla ZM. Noninvasive imaging identifies new roles for cyclooxygenase-2 in choline and lipid metabolism of human breast cancer cells. NMR Biomed. 2011 Sep 22. doi: 10.1002/nbm.1789. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: breast cancer, cyclooxygenase-2, choline kinase, invasion

4. Vogel-Claussen J, Shehata ML, Lossnitzer D, Skrok J, Singh S, Boyce D, Lechtzin N, Girgis RE, Mathai SC, Lima JA, Bluemke DA, Hassoun PM. Increased right ventricular Septomarginal trabeculation mass is a novel marker for pulmonary hypertension: comparison with ventricular mass index and right ventricular mass. Invest Radiol. 2011 Sep;46(9):567-75. doi: 10.1097/RLI.0b013e31821b7041.
Key words: pulmonary hypertension, magnetic resonance imaging, right ventricle

5. Wang S, Chen Y, Lal B, Ford E, Tryggestad E, Armour M, Yan K, Laterra J, Zhou J.
Evaluation of radiation necrosis and malignant glioma in rat models using diffusion tensor MR imaging. J Neurooncol. 2011 Sep 27. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: DTI, MRI, radiation necrosis, glioma, animal model


1. Banerjee SR, Pullambhatla M, Byun Y, Nimmagadda S, Foss CA, Green G, Fox JJ, Lupold SE, Mease RC, Pomper MG. Sequential spect and optical imaging of experimental models of prostate cancer with a dual modality inhibitor of the prostate-specific membrane antigen.
Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 2011 Sep 19;50(39):9167-70.
Key words: PSMA, Prostate cancer, SPECT, Optical imaging, Multimodality imaging

2. Chhabra A, Andreisek G, Soldatos T, Wang KC, Flammang AJ, Belzberg AJ, Carrino JA. MR Neurography: past, present, and future. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2011 Sep;197(3):583-91.
Key words: MR Neurography, 3 tesla, plexus

3. Chhabra A, Soldatos T, Durand DJ, Carrino JA, McCarthy EF, Belzberg AJ. The role of magnetic resonance imaging in the diagnostic evaluation of malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors. Indian J Cancer. 2011 Jul-Sep;48(3):328-34.
Key words: MRI, Nerve sheath tumor, Malignant, Neurofibromatosis

4. Kalra M, Singh S, Thrall J, Mahesh M. Pointers for optimizing radiation dose in abdominal CT protocols. JACR. 2011 Oct; 8(10):731-734.
Key words: Radiation dose, CT, Protocol optimization

5. Lauzon CB, van Zijl P, Stivers JT. Using the water signal to detect invisible exchanging protons in the catalytic triad of a serine protease. J Biomol NMR. 2011 Aug;50(4):299-314.
Key words: Enzyme activity, mechanism, Catalytic triad, Chemical exchange Saturation transfer, Chymotrypsinogen, Fast exchange, Serine protease

6. Lee PP, Dorsi MJ, Belzberg AJ, Chhabra A. Magnetic resonance neurography-surgical correlation of neurologic thoracic outlet syndrome. Microsurgery. 2011 Sep 14. doi: 10.1002/micr.20935. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: MR Neurography, Nerve, MRI, TOS

7. Liu G, Liang Y, Bar-Shir A, Chan KW, Galpoththawela CS, Bernard SM, Tse T, Yadav NN, Walczak P, McMahon MT, Bulte JW, van Zijl PC, Gilad AA. Monitoring enzyme activity using a diamagnetic chemical exchange saturation transfer magnetic resonance imaging contrast agent.
J Am Chem Soc. 2011 Oct 19;133(41):16326-9.
Key words: MRI, Chemical exchange saturation transfer (CEST), gene therapy, Cytosine Deaminase, enzyme activity
PMID: 21919523

8. Mahesh M. Advances in CT technology and application to pediatric imaging. Pediatr Radiol. 2011 Sep;41 Suppl 2:493-7. Epub 2011 Aug 17.
Key words: Pediatric CT, CT technology, Radiation dose

9. Meoded A, Singhi S, Poretti A, Eran A, Tekes A, Huisman TA. tectorial membrane injury: frequently overlooked in pediatric traumatic head injury. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2011 Aug 18. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Tectorial membrane, cranio-cervical junction, head trauma, children, retroclival epidural hematoma

10. Oishi K, Mielke MM, Albert M, Lyketsos CG, Mori S. The Fornix Sign: a potential sign for Alzheimer's disease based on diffusion tensor imaging. J Neuroimaging. 2011 Aug 17. doi: 10.1111/j.1552-6569.2011.00633.x. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Fornix sign, fractional anisotropy, diffusion tensor imaging, Alzheimer's disease, mild cognitive impairment

11. Singh S, Kalra M, Thrall J, Mahesh M. Pointers for optimizing radiation dose in head CT Protocols. JACR. 2011 Aug; 8(8);591-593.
Key words: Radiation dose, CT, Protocol optimization

12. Singh S, Kalra M, Thrall J, Mahesh M. Pointers for optimizing radiation dose in chest CT protocols. JACR. 2011 Sept; 8(9):663-665
Key words: Radiation dose, CT, Protocol optimization

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