Presentations and Publications

CLINICAL IMAGING RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS

Radiology

1. Ringler MD, Chin CT, Baum T, Giaconi JC, O'Donnell RJ, Horvai AE, Jones KD, Link TM, Virayavanich, W. "CT-guided Biopsy of Bone and Soft-tissue Lesions: Role of On-site Immediate Cytologic Evaluation." J Vasc Interv Radiol. (2011): E-Pub ahead of Print.

2. Giaconi JC, Link TM, Vail TP, Fisher Z, Hong R, Singh R, Steinbach LS. "Morbidity of direct MR arthrography.." Am J Roentgenol. 196.4 (2011): 868-874. E-Pub ahead of Print.

3. Ries MD, Steinbach LS, Giaconi JC. "Stun gun induced myotendinous injury of the iliopsoas and gluteus minimus.." Skeletal Radiol. 40.6 (2011): 783-787. E-Pub ahead of Print.

4. Jang HJ, Learch TJ, Reveille JD, Ward MM, Davis JC Jr, Weisman MH, Rucker A. Patterns of Radiographic Involvement in Ankylosing Spondylitis: A Re-Examination of Accepted Principles in a Cohort of 769 Patients. Radiology. 258(1):192-8. 2011 Jan.

5. Robinson JL, Learch TJ. Vascular Pathology Presenting as Musculoskeletal Neoplasms. American Journal of Roentgenology. In Press.

6. Schievink, WI. Maya, MM. Hemodialysis headache and presyrinx in spontaneous intracranial hypotension. Neurology. 75(20):1847-9, 2010 Nov 16.

7. Weisman M, Learch TJ, Baraliakos X, Chandran V, Gladman DD, Raychaudhuri SP, Xu H, Collantes-Estévez E, Vázquez-Mellado J, Mease PJ, Sieper J, Deodhar AA, Colbert RA, Clegg DO. Current controversies in spondyloarthritis: SPARTAN. J Rheumatol. 37(12):2617-23. 2010 Dec.

8. Moser FG, Izadi, K, Saidian L,  Binesh N,  Maya MM, Pressman BD, “Emergency Department Imaging: Head CT Findings Compared with MRI Done Within  48 Hours of Hospital   Arrival”  Journal of Clinical Outcomes Management. 2011.

Nuclear Medicine

1. Cummings JL, Henchcliffe C, Kemp P, Simuni T, Waxman AD. The Role if Dopaminergic Imaging in patients with symptoms of dopaminergic system neurodegeneration. In Press.

2. Edmunds M, Waxman AD, et al. FDG-PET Findings in pathologically identified lymph node, adenoid or splenic hyperplasia. J Nuclear Medicine, 2010. In Press.

3. Sacks W, Waxman AD, et al. The Effectiveness of Radioactive Iodine for Treatment of of Low Risk Thyroid Cancer: A Systematic Analysis of the Peer-Reviewed Literature (January 1966-April 2008). Thyroid. 2010, July.

4. Seedah B, Waxman AD. ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Cerebrovascular Disease. Journal of the American College of Radiology. 2011 April, In Press

Cardiac Imaging

1.    Prasad M. Ramesh A. Kavanagh P. Tamarappoo BK. Nakazato R. Gerlach J. Cheng V.Thomson LE. Berman DS. Germano G. Slomka PJ. Quantification of 3D regional myocardial wall thickening from gated magnetic resonance images. J MagnReson Imaging. 2010;31:317-327. (PMID: 20099344)

2.    Prasad M, Slomka PJ, Fish M. Kavanagh P. Gerlach J. Hayes S. Berman DS. Germano G. Improved quantification and normal limits for myocardial perfusion stress rest change. J Nucl Med 2010;51:204-209. (PMID: 20124046)

3.    Min JK. Gilmore A. Budoff MJ. Berman DS. O'Day K. Cost-effectiveness of Coronary CT Angiography versus Myocardial Perfusion SPECT for Evaluation of Patients with Chest Pain and No Known Coronary Artery Disease. Radiology 2010;254:801-808. (PMID: 20177094)

4.    Dey D, Wong ND, Tamarappoo B, Nakazato R, Gransar H, Cheng VY, Ramesh A, Kakadiaris I, Germano G, Slomka PJ, Berman DS. Computer-aided non-contrast CT-based quantification of pericardial and thoracic fat and their associations with coronary calcium and metabolic syndrome. Atherosclerosis 2010;209:136-141. PMID (19748623)

5.    Santos RD, Rumberger JA, Budoff MJ, Shaw LJ, Orakzai SH, Berman D, Raggi P, Blumenthal RS, Nasir K. Thoracic aorta calcification detected by electron beam tomography predicts all-cause mortality. Atherosclerosis. 2010;209:131-135. (PMID: 19782363)

6.    Min JK. Gilmore A. Budoff MJ. Berman DS. O'Day K. Cost-effectiveness of coronary CT angiography versus myocardial perfusion SPECT for evaluation of patients with chest pain and no known coronary artery disease. Radiology 2010;254:801-808. (PMID: 20177094)

7.    Min JK. Lin FY. Gidseg DS. Weinsaft JW. Berman DS. Shaw LJ. Rozanski A. Callister TQ. Determinants of coronary calcium conversion among patients with a normal coronary calcium scan: what is the "warranty period" for remaining normal? J Am Coll Cardiol 2010;55:1110-1117. (PMID: 20223365)

8.    Maron DJ. Boden WE. O'Rourke RA. Hartigan PM. Calfas KJ. Mancini GB. Spertus JA. Dada M. Kostuk WJ. Knudtson M. Harris CL. Sedlis SP. Zoble RG. Title LM. Gosselin G. Nawaz S. Gau GT. Blaustein AS. Bates ER. Shaw LJ. Berman DS. Chaitman BR. Weintraub WS. Teo KK. COURAGE Trial Research Group. Intensive multifactorial intervention for stable coronary artery disease optimal medical therapy in the COURAGE (clinical outcomes utilizing revascularization and aggressive drug evaluation) trial. J Am Coll Cardiol 2010;55:1348-1358. (PMID: 20338496)

9.    Cheng VY. Wolak A. Gutstein A. Gransar H. Wong ND. Dey D. Thomson LE. Hayes SW. Friedman JD. Slomka PJ. Berman DS. Low-density lipoprotein and noncalcified coronary plaque composition in patients with newly diagnosed coronary artery disease on computed tomographic angiography. Am J Cardiol 2010;105:761-766. (PMID: 20211316)

10.  Cheng VY. Slomka PJ. Ahlen M. Thomson LE. Waxman AD. Berman DS. Impact of carbohydrate restriction with and without fatty acid loading on myocardial 18F-FDG uptake during PET: A randomized controlled trial. J Nucl Cardiol 2010;17:286-291. (PMID: 20013165)

11.  Min JK, Lin FY, Dunning AM, Delago A, Egan J, Shaw LJ, Berman DS, Callister TQ. Incremental prognostic significance of left ventricular dysfunction to coronary artery disease detection by 64-detector row coronary computed tomographic angiography for the prediction of all-cause mortality:  results from a two-center study of 5,330 patients. Euro Heart J 2010;31:1212-1219. (PMID: 20197423)

12.  Cheng VY, Dey D, Tamarappoo B, Nakazato R, Gransar H, Mirada-Peats R, Ramesh A, Wong ND, Shaw LJ, Slomka PJ, Berman DS. Pericardial fat berden on ECG-gated noncontrast CT in asymptomatic patients who subsequently experience adverse cardiovascular events. J Am Coll Cardiol Img 2010;3:352-360. (PMID: 20394896)

13.  Sharir T, Slomka PJ, Hayes SW, DiCarli MF, Ziffer JA, Martin WH, Dickman D, Ben-Haim S, Berman DS. Multicenter trial of high-speed versus conventional single-photon emission computed tomography imaging: quantitative results of myocardial perfusion and left ventricular function. J Am Coll Cardiol 2010;55:1965-1974. (PMID: 20430269)

14.  Sheikine Y. Berman DS. Di Carli MF. Technetium-99m-sestamibi redistribution after exercise stress test identified by a novel cardiac gamma camera: two case reports. Clinical cardiology 2010;33:E39-E45. (PMID: 20358533)

15.  Le Meunier L. Slomka PJ. Dey D. Ramesh A. Thomson LE. Hayes SW. Friedman JD. Cheng V. Germano G. Berman DS. Enhanced definition PET for cardiac imaging. J Nucl Cardiol 2010;17:414-426. (PMID: 20151238)

16.  Shaw LJ. Min JK. Narula J. Lin F. Bairey-Merz CN. Callister TQ. Berman DS. Sex differences in mortality associated with computed tomographic angiographic measurements of obstructive and nonobstructive coronary artery disease: an exploratory analysis. Circulation Cardiovasc Img 2010;3:473-81. (PMID: 20484543)

17.  Xu Y. Fish M. Gerlach J. Lemley M. Berman DS. Germano G. Slomka PJ. Combined quantitative analysis of attenuation corrected and non-corrected myocardial perfusion SPECT: Method development and clinical validation. J Nucl Cardiol 2010;17:591-599. (PMID: 20387137)

18.  Woo J, Dey D, Cheng VY, Hong BW, Ramesh A, Sundaramoorthi G, Nakazato R, Berman DS, Germano G, Kuo CC, Slomka PJ. Nonlinear registration of serial coronary CT angiography (CCTA) for assessment of changes in atherosclerotic plaque. Med Phys. 2010 Feb; 37:885-96 PMID(20229898)

19.  Dey D, Ramesh A, Slomka PJ, Nakazato R, Cheng VY, Germano G, Berman DS. Automated algorithm for atlas-based segmentation of the heart and pericardium from non-contrast CT. Proc SPIE 2010; 1: 7623-762337 PMID (20948586)

20.  Min JK, Hachamovitch R, Rozanski A, Shaw LJ, Berman DS, Gibbons R. Clinical benefits of noninvasive testing: coronary computed tomography angiography as a test case. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 2010;3: 305-15. PMID (20223429)

21.  Shaw LJ, Min JK, Hachamovitch R, Peterson ED, Hendel RC, Woodard PK, Berman DS, Douglas PS. Cardiovascular imaging research at the crossroads.JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 2010; 55:1348-58. PMID (20223430)

22.  Min JK, Shaw LJ, Berman DS. The present state of coronary computed tomography angiography a process in evolution. J Am Coll Cardiol 2010; 55; 957-65. PMID ( 20202511)

23.  Naqvi TZ, Mendoza F, Rafii F, Gransar H, Guerra M, Lepor N, Berman DS, Shah PK. High prevalence of ultrasound detected carotid atherosclerosis in subjects with low Framingham risk score: potential implications for screening for subclinical atherosclerosis. J Am Soc Echocardiogr  2010; 23: 809-15 PMID (20554155)

24.  Taylor AJ, Patrick J, Abbara S, Berman DS, Halliburton SS, Hines JL, Hodgson JM, Lesser JR, Wann S, Williams KA, Ziffer JA, Lennon LJ, Edgerton DM, Cerqueira MD. Relationship between previous training and experience and results in the certification board of cardiovascular computed tomography certification examination in cardiovascular computed tomography. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 2010; 3:918-20 PMID (20846635)

25.  Simona Ben-Haim, Krzysztof Kacperski, Sharon Hain, Dean Van Gramberg, Brian F.  Hutton, Kjell Erlandsson, Tali Sharir, Nathaniel Roth, Wendy A. Waddington and Daniel   S. Berman, et al.  Simultaneous dual-radionuclide myocardial perfusion imaging with a  solid-state dedicated cardiac camera.  Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 2010; 37:1710-1721.

26.  Tamarappoo BK, Gutstein A, Cheng VY, Nakazato R, Gransar H, Dey D, Thomson LEJ, Hayes SW, Friedman JD, Germano G, Slomka PJ, Berman DS. Assessment of the relationship between stenosis severity and distribution of coronary artery stenosis on multislice computed tomographic angiography and myocardial ischemia detected by single photon emission computed tomography. J Nucl Cardiol 2010; 17:791-802

27.  Chaitman BR, Hartigan PM, Booth DC, Teo KK, Mancini GB, Kostuk WJ, Spertus, JA, Maron DJ, Dada M,O'Rourke RA, Weintraub WS, Berman DS, Shaw LJ, Boden  WE; Clinical Outcomes Utilizing Revascularization and Aggressive Drug Evaluation (COURAGE) trial investigators.Do Major Cardiovascular Outcomes in Patients with Stable Ischemic Heart Disease in COURAGE Differ by Healthcare System?  Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2010; 3: 476-83. PMID (20664026)

28.  Tamarappoo BK, Dey D, Nakazato R, Shmilovich H, Smith T, Cheng VY, Thomson   LE, Hayes SW, Friedman JD, Germano G, Slomka PJ, Berman DS.  Comparison of the extent and severity of myocardial perfusion defects measured by CTcoronary angiography and SPECT myocardial perfusion imaging. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 2010; 10: 1010-9. PMID ( 20947046)

29.  Nakazato R, Tamarappoo BK, Kang X, Wolak A, Kite F, Hayes SW, Thomson LE,  Friedman JD, Berman DS, Slomka PJ. Quantitative Upright-Supine High-Speed SPECT Myocardial Perfusion Imaging for Detection of Coronary Artery Disease: Correlation with Invasive Coronary Angiography.  2010 J Nucl Med 51:1724-1731. PMID   (20956478).

30.  Xu Y, Hayes S, Ali I, Ruddy TD, Wells RG, Berman DS, Germano G, Slomka PJ. Automatic and visual reproducibility of perfusion and function measures for myocardial perfusion SPECT. J Nucl Cardiol 2010  50:  1418-1426. PMID ( 20963537)

31.  Rozanski A, Gransar H, Kubzansky LD, Wong ND, Shaw LJ, Miranda-Peats R,  Thomson LEJ, Hayes SW, Friedman JD, Berman DS. Do psychological risk factors   predict the presence of coronary atherosclerosis? Psychosom Med 2010.  PMID (  20978226)

32.  Andrew J. Einstein, Lynne L. Johnson, Sabahat Bokhari, Jessica Son, Randall C., Thompson, Timothy M. Bateman, Sean W. Hayes, and Daniel S. Berman Agreement of Visual Estimation of Coronary Artery Calcium From Low-Dose CT Attenuation Correction Scans in Hybrid PET/CT and SPECT/CT With Standard Agatston Score. J Am Coll Cardiol 2010 56: 1914-1921.

33.  Rozanski A, Gransar H, Shaw LJ, Wong ND, Min JK, Miranda-Peats R, Hayes SW, Friedman JD, Berman DS. Comparison of long-term mortality risk following normal exercise versus pharmacological myocardial perfusion SPECT.  J Nucl Cardiol 2010;  17(6) 999-1008.

34.  Budoff MJ, Hokanson JE, Nasir K, Shaw LJ, Kinney GL, Chow D, Demoss D, Nuguri V, Nabavi V, Ratakonda R, Berman DS, Raggi P.  Progression of coronary artery calcium predicts all-cause mortality. JACC Cardiovas Imaging 2010; 3(12): 1229-36

35.  Ishimori, ML, Martin, R, Berman, DS, Goykhman, P, Shaw, LJ, Shufelt, C,  Slomka, PJ, Thomson, LEJ, Schapira, J, Yang, Y, Wallace, DJ, Weisman, MH, Bairey Merz, N.  Myocardial ischemia in the absence of obstructive coronary artery disease in systemic lupus erythematosus.  J Am Coll Cardiol Img 2011;4(1):27-33.

36.  Hachamovitch R., Rozanski A., Shaw LJ, Stone GW, Thomson LEJ, Friedman JD,   Hayes SW, Cohen I, Germano G, Berman DS. Impact of ischaemia and scar on the therapeutic benefit derived from myocardial revascularization vs. medical therapy among patients undergoing stress-rest myocardial perfusion scintigraphy European Heart Journal 2011; doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehq500

37.  Roazanski A, Gransar H, Shaw LJ, Kim J, Miranda-Peats L, Wong ND, Rana JS, Orakzai R, Hayes SW, Friedman JD, Thomson LEJ, Polk D, Min J, Budoff M,
Berman DS. Impact of Coronary Artery Calcium Scanning on Coronary Risk Factors and Downstream Testing: A Prospective Randomized Trial. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2011; 57(15):1622-32.

38.  Rozanski A, Gransar H, Shaw LJ, Wong ND, Min JK, Miranda-Peats R, Hayes SW, Friedman JD, Berman DS.  Comparison of the Atherosclerotic Burden Among Asymptomatic Patients Versus Matched Volunteers. J Nucl Cardiol. 2011; 18(2): 291-8.  (PMID 21184209)

39.  Le Meunier L, Slomka PJ, Dey D, Ramesh A, Thomson LE, Hayes SW, Friedman  JD, Cheng V, Germano G, Berman DS.  Motion frozen (18)F-FDG cardiac PET. J  Nucl Cardiol 2011; 18(2): 259-66

40.  Min JK, Dunning A, Lin FY, Achenbach S, Al-Mallah MH, Berman DS, Budoff MJ, Cademartiri F, Callister TQ, Chang HJ, Cheng V, Chinnaiyan KM, Chow B, Delago A, Hadamitzky M, Hausleiter J, Karlsberg RP, Kaufmann P, Maffei E, Nasir K, Pencina MJ, Raff GL, Shaw LJ, Villines TC.  Rationale and design of the CONFIRM (COronary CT Angiography EvaluatioN For Clinical Outcomes: An InteRnational Multicenter) Registry. J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr 2011; 5(2) 84-92

41.  Zhang Z, Kolm P, Boden WE, Hartigan PM, Maron DJ, Spertus JA, O'Rourke RA, Shaw LJ, Sedlis SP, Mancini GB, Berman DS, Dada M, Teo KK, Weintraub WS. The cost-effectiveness of percutaneous coronary intervention as a function of angina severity in patients with stable angina.  Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 1;4(2):172-82.  (PMID 21304091)

42.  Bonow RO, Maurer G, Lee KL, Holly TA, Binkley PF, Desvigne-Nickens P, Drozdz J,   Farsky PS, Feldman AM, Doenst T, Michler RE, Berman DS, Nicolau JC, Pellikka  PA, Wrobel K, Alotti N, Asch FM, Favaloro LE, She L, Velazquez EJ, Jones RH, Panza JA; STICH Trial Investigators. Myocardial viability and survival in ischemic left ventricular dysfunction. N Engl J Med. 2011;364(17):1617-25. (PMID  21463153)

ABSTRACTS

Radiology

1. Rudnick, J.,  Naor, R., Moser,  F. & S. Phuphanich “A Dramatic and Prolonged Response to Meningeal Gliomatosis “ presented at the 62nd American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting, Toronto, ON, Canada, 2010.

2. Witkosky, M. & F.G. Moser” Immune Reconstitution Inflammatory Syndrome After Initiation of Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy in a Patient with Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy.” presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Neuroradiology, Boston Mass 2010.

3. Moser, F. G.,Izadi, K., Binesh, N.,Saidian, L.,Prasad, R.,Pressman, B. D.,Cohen R.M.”Can a Statin’s Effects on the Brain Be Measured by Perfusion and Spectroscopy?” presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Neuroradiology, Seattle, Washington 2011.

4. Anaya, C. A.•Maya, M. M.•Moser, F.•Schievink, W.”Digital Subtraction Myelography in the Evaluation of Cerebrospinal Fluid Leaks: Preliminary Results in 20 Patients with Spontaneous Intracranial Hypotension”  presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Neuroradiology, Seattle, Washington 2011.

5. Moser, F. G. "CT Compared to MRI in the ER" Presented at the 62nd American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting, Toronto, ON, Canada 2010

Nuclear Medicine

1. Arredondo Stacey, Waxman Alan D., D’Agnolo Alessandro, Thomson Louise, Kao Jim, Friedman Marc L. Optimization of therapeutic dose delivery of intrahepatic beta emitters in patients with liver metastases: The impact of residual activity in calculations of Y-90 microsphere dispensed dose. Presented at the Society Nuclear Medicine National Meeting, San Antonio, Texas. 2011 June.

2. Ih G., Waxman A.D., Rowe C., Minoshima S. The determination of specificity of PET and SPECT brain scans using a quantitative normal database approach. Accepted for Poster Presentation to be presented at the Society of Nuclear Medicine National Meeting in San Antonio, Texas. 2011 June.

3. Mirhadi Amin, Burnison Michele, Hakimian Behrooz, Sandler Howard, Lev Irina, Ih Grace, Waxman Alan, Thomson Louise, D’Agnolo Alessandro. F18)FLT comparison with (F18)FDG in prediction of tumor response to radiation therapy(RT): Advantage of FLT in early assessment. Accepted for Oral Presentation to be presented at the SNM National Meeting in San Antonio, Texas. 2011 June.

Cardiac Imaging

1.      Dey D, Schepis T Marwan M, Slomka PJ, Berman DS, Achenbach S. Automated 3-D plaque quantification from coronary CT angiography: comparison with intravascular ultrasound. J Am Coll Cardiol 2010;55:A64

2.      Wong ND, Gransar H, Rana JS, Kim Johanna, Miranda-Peats R, Shaw L, Rozanski A, Hayes S, Thomson L, Friedman J, Berman DS. Utility of a multiple biomarker index in asymptomatic adults depends on atherosclerotic burden. J Am Coll Cardiol 2010;55:A70

3.      Rana JS, Gransar H, Wong ND, Shah PK, Rozanski A, Friedman JD, Hayes SW, Thomson LE, Shaw LJ, Berman DS. Coronary artery calcium predicts mortality in low-risk asymptomatic men. J Am Coll Cardiol 2010;55:A72

4.      Rana JS, Gransar H, Shaw LJ, Wong ND, Raggi P, Min J, Callister TQ, Budoff M, Berman DS. Diabetes mellitus, coronary artery calcification and all-cause mortality among asymptomatic men and women. J Am Coll Cardiol 2010;55:A72

5.      Rana JS, Gransar H, Wong ND, Rozanski A, Hayes S, Thomson L, Friedman J, Shaw LJ, Berman DS. Biomarkers versus coronary artery calcium for prediction of incident cardiovascular events. J Am Coll Cardiol 2010;55:A72

6.      Gransar H, Rana JS, Wong ND, Shah PK, Rozanski A, Hayes S, Friedman J, Thomson L, Friedman J, Shaw LJ, Berman DS. Coronary artery calcification and thoracic aortic wall calcification are associated with increasing categories of blodd pressure. J Am Coll Cardiol 2010;55:A72

7.      Lin F, Koduru S, Cole JH, Hines JL, Labounty TM, Weinsaft JW, Callister TQ, Shaw LJ, Berman DS, Min JK. Near-term post-test treatment, functional status and resource utilization in intermediate risk individuals with stable chest pain syndrome undergoing 64-detector row coronary computed tomographic angiography versus myocardial perfusion SPECT: a prospective multicenter randomized trial. J Am Coll Cardiol 2010;55:A73

8.      Lin F, Berman DS, Shaw LJ, Koduru S, Guerrero I, LaBounty T, Choi J, Weinsaft JW, Delago AJ, Callister TQ, Min JK. Spatial clustering of non-obstructive plaque and all-cause mortality: a prospective multicenter observational cohort study of 3,330 symptomatic patients undergoing 64-detector row coronary computed tomographic angiography. J Am Coll Cardiol 2010;55:A73

9.      Min J, Gilmore A, Lin FY, Berman DS, Shaw LJ, Jones EM, O’Day K. Cost-effectiveness of alternative diagnostic evaluation pathways for individuals with stable chest pain syndrome without known coronary artery disease. J Am Coll Cardiol 2010;55:A75

10.  Tamarappoo B, Gutstein A, Cheng V, Nakazato R, Gransar H, Thomson L, Hayes S, Friedman J, Dey D, Slomka P, Berman D. Coronary CT angiography based predictors of myocardial ischemia detected by SPECT-MPI. J Am Coll Cardiol 2010;55:A75

11.  Budoff MJ, Hokanson JE, Nasir K, Shaw LJ, Kinney GL, Chow D, DeMoss D, Nuguri V, Nabavi V, Ratakonda R, Berman DS, Raggi P. Coronary calcium progression predicts all cause mortality. J Am Coll Cardiol 2010;55:A77

12.  Min J, Edwardes M, Lin FY, Labounty TM, Koduru N, Weinsaft JW, Choi J, Delago A, Shaw LJ, Berman DS, Budoff MJ. Relationship of coronary artery plaque composition to coronary artery stenosis severity: results from the prospective multicenter ACCURACY trial. J Am Coll Cardiol 2010;55:A81

13.  Di Carli MF, Johnson JR, Shaw LJ, Hlatky MA, Beanlands R, Chow B, Branscomb E, Ridner ML, Lesser J, Chareonthaitawee P, Raman S, Voros S, Berman DS, Johnson BH, Gaber M, Williams J, Hachamovitch R. Gender-related differences in short-term referral rates to catheterization after non-invasive cardiac imaging in patients without known CAD: results from the study of myocardial perfusion and coronary anatomy imaging roles in CAD (SPARC). J Am Coll Cardiol 2010;55:A88

14.  Shaw LJ, Berman DS, Maron DJ, Hachamovitch R, Hartigan PM, Min JK, Sedlis SP, Dada M, Mancini GBJ, O’Rourke RA, Spertus JA, Chaitman BR, Bates ER, Teo KK, Boden WE, Weintraub WS. Impact of pretreatment ischemia on therapeutic risk reduction and long-term prognosis in patients with stable angina: results from COURAGE trial. J Am Coll Cardiol 2010;55:A98

15.  Goykhman P, Thomson LEJ, Yang Y, Shaw LJ, Berman DS, Gill E, Ishimori ML, Martin R, Wallace DJ, Schapira JN, Shufelt CL, Weisman MH, Bairey Merz CN. The utility of adenosine stress-rest cardiac magnetic resonance imaging in evaluating cardiac function and perfusion in women with systemic lupus erythematosus. J Am Coll Cardiol 2010;55:A127

16.  Tamarappoo B, Nakazato R, Shmilovich H, Hayes S, Thomson L, Friedman J, Germano G, Slomka P, Ehlgen A, Berman DS. Comparison of myocardial stress perfusion defect assessment using 99mTc sestamibi SPECT vs BMS747158 PET. J Nucl Med 2010

17.  Shmilovich H, Cheng VY, Tamarappoo BK, Dey D, Slomka PJ, Berman DS. Adverse characteristics in coronary arterial plaques causing severe stenoses on coronary computed tomography angiography (CCTA) predict inducible ischemia on myocardial perfusion imaging (MPI). J Nucl Med 2010

18.  Kang X, Hachamovitch R, Hayes SW, Friedman JD, Thomson LEJ, Cohen I, Miranda-Peats R, Berman DS. Relationship between the Magnitude of Myocardial Ischemia by SPECT and the Extent of Coronary Artery Disease by Invasive Coronary Angiography. J Nucl Med 2010

19.  Xu Y, Nakazato R, Hachamovitch R, Cheng V, Gransar H, Miranda-Peats R, Kang X, Germano G, Berman D, Slomka P. Prognostic value of quantitative adenosine stress myocardial perfusion SPECT in patients with suspected coronary artery disease: A case-control study. J Nucl Med 2010

20.  Hsu B, Lazewatsky J, Bateman T, Devine M, Maddahi J, Berman D, Case J. Cardiac phantom simulation of dose injection parameters for one-day rest/stress myocardial perfusion (MPI) PET imaging with BMS747158 tracer. J Nucl Med 2010

21.  Nakazato R, Tamarappoo B, Kang X, Hayes S, Thomson L, Friedman J, Slomka P, Berman D. High-speed SPECT myocardial perfusion imaging for detection of coronary artery disease: Correlation with invasive coronary angiography. J Nucl Med 2010

22.  Le Meunier L, Slomka P, Ramesh A, Thomson L, Hayes S, Tamarappoo B, Cheng V, Lazewatsky J, Germano G, Berman D. High definition cardiac perfusion PET using a new F-18 imaging agent (BMS747158). J Nucl Med 2010

23.  Le Meunier L, Slomka P, Ramesh A, Thomson L, Hayes S, Tamarappoo B, Cheng V, Lazewatsky J, Germano G, Berman D. Enhanced dual gated cardiac perfusion PET using a new F-18 imaging agent (BMS747158). J Nucl Med 2010

24.  Lazewatsky J, Maddahi J, Berman D, Bhat G, Sinha S, Devine M, Case J, Ehlgen A. Development of a method for the determination of dose ratio and minimum inter-injection interval for a one-day rest-stress protocol with BMS747158 PET myocardial perfusion agent. J Nucl Med 2010

25.  Xu Y, Hayes S, Ali I, Ruddy T, Wells G, Berman D, Germano G, Slomka P. Automatic and visual reproducibility of perfusion and function measures for myocardial perfusion SPECT. J Nucl Med 2010

26.  Woo J, Cheng V, Dey D, Lazewatsky J, Ramesh A, Hayes S, Berman D, Germano G, Slomka P. Automatic 3D intra-scan registration of dynamic BMS747158 myocardial perfusion PET for patient motion correction. J Nucl Med 2010

27.  Case J, Lazewatsky J, Hsu B, Maddahi J, Berman D, Bateman T. Automatic registration of F-18 labeled BMS-747158 stress and rest myocardial perfusion images using 6D cross-correlation optimization. J Nucl Med 2010

28.  Lin FY, LaBounty TM, Dunning A, Gomez M, Koduru S, Choi JH, Callister TQ, Shaw LJ, Berman DS, Min JK. Relationship between left ventricular mass and non-obstructive coronary artery disease by 64-slice coronary computed tomographic angiography. J Cardiovasc CT 2010;4:S11

29.  Nakazato R, Tamarappoo BK, Cheng VY, Shmilovich H, Gurudevan S, Dey D, Hayes S, Thomson L, Friedman J, Berman DS. Assessment of left ventricular regional wall motion with dual-source CT using ECG-based dose modulation in comparison to two-dimensional transthoracic echocardiography. J Cardiovasc CT 2010;4:S16

30.  Shmilovich H, Cheng VY, Tamarappoo BK, Nakazato R, Dey D, Xu Y, Friedman J, Thomson L, Berman DS. Improved accuracy of coronary artery calcified plaque stenosis severity assessment using a luminal-Hounsfield-unit-based window setting. J Cardiovasc CT 2010;4:S18

31.  Chen VY, Tamarappoo BK, Dey D, Paz W, Pimentel R, Friedman J, Berman DS. Successful prospective gating during arterial fibrillation for CT visualization of the left atrium, pulmonary veins , and major coronary arteries. J Cardiovasc CT 2010;4:S21

32.  Smith T, Gurudevan S, Cheng VY, Trento A, DeRobertis M, Siegel R, Berman DS. Assessment of the morphologic features of degenerative mitral valve disease using 64-slice multidetector computed tomography. J Cardiovasc CT 2010;4:S40

33.  Min JK, Dunning A, Achenbach S, Al-Mallah M, Berman DS, Budoff MJ, Callister TQ, Chang HJ, Cheng VY, Chow B, Delago A, Hadamizky M, Hausleiter J, Karisberg RP, Kaufmann P, Lin FY, Nasir K, Shaw LJ. Mortality risk of obstructive coronary artery disease in a propensity score-matched cohort of non-didabetic and diabetic individuals: a prospective multicenter study. J Cardiovasc CT 2010;4:S43

34.  Min JK, Dunning A, Achenbach S, Al-Mallah M, Berman DS, Budoff MJ, Callister TQ, Chang HJ, Cheng VY, Chow B, Delago A, Hadamizky M, Hausleiter J, Karisberg RP, Kaufmann P, Lin FY, Nasir K, Shaw LJ. Prognostic value of coronary CT angiography for the prediction of mortality: a prospective multicenter study of 10,596 patients. J Cardiovasc CT 2010;4:S43-S44

35.  Gurudevan S, Smith T, Cheng VY, Gransar H, Hayes S, Thomson L, Friedman J, Berman DS. The relationship of aortic valve calcium score as assessed by multidetector computed tomography to aortic stenosis. J Cardiovasc CT 2010;4:S59

36.  Nakazato R, Dey D, Tamarappoo BK, Cheng VY, Slomka P, Berman DS. Inter-scan and inter-scanner reproducibility of pericardial fat measurement from non-contrast cardiac CT. J Cardiovasc CT 2010;4:S64  

37.  Tamarappoo BK, Dey D, Shmilovich H, et al. Increased pericardial fat volume measured from non-contrast CT predicts myocardial ischemia by single photon emission computed tomography (Abstr.). J Cardiovasc CT 2010;4:S65.

38.  Min JK, Gilmore A, Berman DS, Shaw LJ, Jones E, O’Day K. Influence of post-test treatment strategy on the cost-effectiveness of diagnostic evaluation algorithms for individuals with stable chest pain and no known coronary artery disease. J Cardiovasc CT 2010;4:S69

39.  Dey D, Nakazato R, Cheng VY, Slomka P, Berman DS. Automated quantification of coronary remodeling index and 3D plaque composition form coronary CT angiography. J Cardiovasc CT 2010;4:S80

40. Michael J Blaha, Matthew J Budoff, Juan J Rivera, Raul D Santos, Atif N Khan, Leslee J Shaw, James K Min, Dan Berman, Paolo Raggi, John A Rumberger, Roger S Blumenthal, and Khurram Nasir. Aortic Valve Calcification on Cardiac Computed Tomography and All Cause Mortality Circulation 2010; 122: A16304

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42.  Puja K Mehta; Pavel Goykhman; Louise E Thomson; Chrisandra Shufelt; Wei Janet; YuChing Yang; Edward Gill; Margo Minissian; Daniel S Berman; C. Noel Bairey Merz. Ranolazine Improves Angina in Women with Evidence of Ischemia but No Obstructive Coronary Artery Disease: A Pilot, Randomized-Controlled Trial. Circulation. 2010;122:A16283

43. James K Min; Allison Dunning; Stephan Achenbach; Mouaz Al-Mallah; Daniel S  Berman; Matthew J Budoff; Tracy Q Callister; Hyuk-Jae Chang; Victor Cheng; Benjamin J Chow; Augustin Delago; Martin Hadamitzky; Joerg Hausleiter; Ronald P  Karlsberg; Philipp Kaufmann; Fay Y Lin; Khurram Nasir; Leslee J Shaw. Prognostic Value of 64-Detector Row Coronary CT Angiography for the Prediction of All-Cause Mortality: Results from 21,062 Patients in the Prospective Multinational CONFIRM  Registry (Coronary CT Angiography Evaluation For Clinical Outcomes: An  International Multicenter Registry) Circulation. 2010;122:A14571

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45. Sunaina Koduru; Fay Y Lin; Allison Dunning; Troy M LaBounty; Jason H Cole; Dawn Greenwell; Jerome Hines; Gayle Fanning; Jin-Ho Choi; Leslee J Shaw; Daniel S Berman; James K Min. Baseline and Cumulative Radiation Dose for Intermediate-Risk Individuals Undergoing Coronary Computed Tomography (CCTA) versus Myocardial Perfusion Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography (MPS): A Prospective Multicenter Randomized Trial. Circulation. 2010;122:A20162

46. Pavel Goykhman; Louise E Thomson; Daniel S Berman; YuChing C Yang; Leslee Shaw; Mariko Ishimori; Rebecca Martin; Daniel J Wallace; Jay N Schapira; Rory Hachamovitch; Chrisandra L Shufelt; Michael H Weisman; C. Noel Bairey Merz. Myocardial Perfusion Reserve Measured by Adenosine Stress Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Patients with Angina but No Coronary Artery Disease. Myocardial Perfusion Reserve Measured by Adenosine Stress Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Patients with Angina but No Coronary Artery Disease. Circulation. 2010;122:A10923

47. John W McEvoy; Michael J Blaha; Juan J Rivera; Atif N Khan; Leslee S Shaw; Daniel S Berman; Raggi P; James K Min; Tracy Q Callister; John A Rumberger; Matthew J Budoff; Roger S Blumentha; Khurram Nasir Cigarette Smoking  Associated With Increased All-Cause Mortality In Individuals Across the Whole Spectrum of Coronary Atherosclerosis. Circulation. 2010;122:A18349

48. Thomas W Smith; Swaminatha Gurudevan; Victor Cheng; Damini Dey; Heidi Gransar; Sean Hayes; Louise Thompson; John Friedman; Daniel S Berman Aortic Valve Calcium Score is Independently Associated with All-Cause Mortality. Circulation. 2010;122:A16540

49. James K Min; Allison Dunning; Stephen Achenbach; Mouaz Al-Mallah; Daniel S Berman; Matthew J Budoff; Tracy Q Calllister; Hyuk-Jae Chang; Victor Cheng; Benjamin Chow; Augustin Delago; Martin Hadamitzky; Joerg Hausleiter; Ronald P Karlsberg; Philipp Kaufmann; Fay Y Lin; Khurram Nasir; Leslee J Shaw. Mortality Risk of Coronary Artery Disease in a Propensity Score-Matched Cohort of Diabetic and Non-Diabetic Individuals Undergoing 64-Detector Row Coronary CT Angiography: Results from 17,241 Patients in the Prospective Multinational CONFIRM Registry (Coronary CT Angiography Evaluation for Clinical Outcomes: An International Multicenter Registry). Circulation. 2010;122:A14581

50. Ryo Nakazato; Piotr S Slomka; Balaji K Tamarappoo; Xingping Kang; Victor Y Cheng; Haim Shmilovich; Sean W Hayes; Louise E Thomson; John D Friedman; Daniel S Berman. Automated Quantitative PET/CT Myocardial Perfusion Imaging:Normal Limits and Correlation with Invasive Coronary Angiography. Circulation. 2010;122:A14952

51. Victor Cheng; Daniel S Berman; Allison Dunning; Stephan Achenbach; Mouaz Al-Mallah; Matthew J Budoff; Tracy Q Callister; Hyuk-Jae Chang; Benjamin Chow; Augustin Delago; Martin Hadamitzky; Jörg Hausleiter; Ronald P Karlsberg; Philipp Kaufmann; Fay Y Lin; James K Min; Khurram Nasir; Leslee J Shaw. Framingham Risk Score Predicts Probability of Significant Coronary Artery Stenosis in Stable Symptomatic Patients: Results from the Multinational CONFIRM Registry (Coronary CT Angiography Evaluation for Clinical Outcomes: An International Multicenter Registry). Circulation. 2010;122:A12152

52. Piotr J Slomka; Daniel S Berman; Yuan Xu; Sean Hayes; Sharmila Dorbala; Matthews Fish; Guido Germano. Fully Automated Wall Motion and Thickening Scoring System for Myocardial Perfusion SPECT: Development and Validation in Large Population. Circulation. 2010;122:A20041

53. Ryo Nakazato; Balaji K Tamarappoo; Xingping Kang; Sean W Hayes; Louise E Thomson; John D Friedman; Daniel S Berman; Piotr J Slomka. Quantitative Upright/Supine High-Speed Myocardial Perfusion Imaging: Correlation with Invasive Coronary Angiography. Circulation. 2010;122:A14921

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55. Sadia Qadir; John McEvoy; Michael J Blaha; Matthew J Budoff; Juan J Rivera; Atif  Khan; Leslee J Shaw; James Min; Daniel S Berman; Paolo Raggi; John A  Rumberger;Roger S Blumenthal; Khurram Nasir. Escalating Risk of All Cause Mortality in Asymptomatic Individuals with Very High Coronary Artery Calcium Scores: Is a Severely Elevated Coronary Artery Calcium Threshold of 1000 Severe Enough? Circulation. 2010;122:A18513

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