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PUBLICATIONS 2014 - 2015

Nosher, Murillo, Liszewski, Gendel, Gribbin.  Vascular Anomalies: A Pictorial Review of Nomenclature, Diagnosis and Treatment. The World Journal of Radiology.  World J Radiol 2014; 6(9):677-692.

Becker M, Goldszal A, Detal J, Gronlund-Jacob J, Epstein R. Managing a Multisite Academic-Private Radiology Practice Reading Environment: Impact of IT Downtimes on Enterprise Efficiency.  J Am Coll Radiol. 2014 Nov 4. pii: S1546-1440(14)00730-3. doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2014.11.002. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID:25686641

 

J Nosher, I Ahmed, A Patel, V Gendel, P Murillo, R Moss, S Jabbour.  Non-operative therapies for colorectal liver metatases. J of Gastrointest Oncol.  J Gastrointest Oncol 2015;6(2):224-240.

 Sundararajan S, Gendel V, Goyal S, Giglio M, Gupta G, Nosher J, and Roychowdhury S. Sequential Interventional Treatment of Osseous Neoplasms via Angiographic Embolization, Cryoablation, and Stabilization Plasty Combinational Therapy.  Radiologic Society of North America Annual Meeting, Nov -Dec 2014.

Krishnaraj A, Siddiqui A, Goldszal A. Meaningful Use. In:   IT Reference Guide for the Practicing Radiologist, 2nd Edition. American College of Radiology (ACR).  In Press, 2014.

Krishnaraj A, Siddiqui A, Goldszal A.  Meaningful Use:  Participating in the Federal Incentive Program.  J Am Coll Radiol 2014; 11:1205-1211.

Iacobas I, Simon ML, Amir T, Gribbin CE, McPartland TG, Kaufman MR, Calderwood S, Nosher JL.  Decreased vascularization of retroperitoneal kaposiform hemangioendothelioma induced by treatment with sirolimus explains relief of symptoms.  Clin Imaging 39 (2015) 529-532

Nosher JL, Ahmed I, Patel AN, Gendel V, Murillo PG, Moss R and Jabbour SK.  Non-operative therapies for colorectal liver metastases.  J Gastrointest Oncol 2015;6(2):224-240

Cruz JE, Saksena R, Jabbour SK, Nosher JL, Hermes-DeSantis E, Moss RA.  The Power of Genes:  A Case of Unusually Severe Systemic Toxicity after Localized Hepatic Chemoembolization with Irinotecan-Eluted Microspheres for Metastatic Colon Cancer.  Ann Pharmacother 2014 Dec; 48(12):1646-50.

Histopathologic Evaluation of Non-Neoplastic Liver Following Selective Internal Radiation Therapy (SIRT) presented at the 2014 ASCP (American Society of Clinical Psychopharmacology) Annual Meeting, October 8-11, 2014, Tampa, FL.  Jeanine Chiaffarano, MD and John Nosher, MD.

 

Eckstein DA, Amorosa JK, Nosher JL.  Creating Interventional Radiology Learning Materials for Medical Students. Society of Interventional Radiology Annual Meeting, Atlanta GA, Feb 28-March 5, 2015. 

 

S Sundararajan,R Garg H Kaufman, V Gendel, S Roychowdhury. Clinical Utility of Neurophysiiological Monitoring in CT-Guided Interventions. American Society of Neuroradiology Annual Meeting, Chicago, April 2015.

 

R Garg, S Sundararajan, S Danish, S Roychowdhury. Injection of n-Butyl Cyanoacrylate and Epidural Fibrin Sealant for the treatment of Spontaneous Intracranial Hypotension Secondary to a Sacral Perineural Root Sleeve Cyst American Society of Neuroradiology Annual Meeting, Chicago,  April 2015.

 

Ksepka, M; Li, Albert; Sorkin, N. Cystic Adventitial Disease. 2014 SRU Toshiba Resident Teaching Case. Accepted for publication by Ultrasound Quarterly. Pub med 25851825

 

K. Shah, J Nosher, A. Aboff, J. Kempf. Evaluating Efficacy of Radium-223 Alpha Therapy in Metastatic Castration Resistant Prostate Cancer in Patients Treated at a Single Center Academic Institution at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. Association of University Radiologists Annual Meeting, New Orleans, April 2015.

 

K. Shah, D. Walor, S. Basak, J Kempf. A Primer on The International Classification of Disease (ICD) and Transition to ICD-10: What the Radiology Resident Needs to Know. Association of University Radiologists Annual Meeting, New Orleans, April 2015.

 

 

Omar Hasan, MD; Ashwani Sharma, MD; John Wandke, MD; Susan Hobbs, MD.  How Does the Blood Get from Here to There? Illustration of Common Collateral Pathways Seen in the Thorax.  Radiologic Society of North America Annual Meeting, Chicago, Nov-Dec 2014.

 

R. Azizi, J. Kempf, S. Basak.  Increasing Resident Education and Participation in the ACR: The New Jersey Experience. American College of Radiology, Annual Meeting, Washington DC, May 17-21 2015.

 

RSNA Nuclear Medicine Case of the Day. Philip Murillo and Murray Becker. Breast Cancer as a Noncardiac Finding on Myocardial Perfusion Imaging.   Radiologic Society of North America Annual Meeting, Chicago,  Nov-Dec 2014.

 

RSNA Nuclear Medicine Case of the Day.  Lily Zou, MD Levi Sokol, MD  and Murray D. Becker, MD, PhD.  Occult Tonsillar Cancer.   Radiologic Society of North America Annual Meeting, Chicago, Nov-Dec 2014.

 

RSNA Nuclear Medicine Case of the Day.  Mina Labib, Jeffrey S. Kempf, MD, and Murray D. Becker, MD, PhD.  Thyroiditis: Incidental Diffuse FDG Uptake in the Thyroid Gland is Most Commonly due to Hashimoto's (Chronic Lymphocitic) Thyroiditis.  Radiologic Society of North America Annual Meeting, Chicago, Nov-Dec 2014.

Amorosa J, Sundararajan S, and Murillo P. Flipped Classroom. Society of Thoracic Radiology Annual meeting, Carlsbad, California, March 2015.

 

Sundararajan S, Belani P, Danish S, and Keller I. Early MRI Characteristics after MRI-guided Laser Assisted Cingulotomy for intractable pain control. Accepted by American Journal of Neuroradiology, publication in July 2015. PMID 25857760

 

Belani P, Zou L, Amorosa J, and Schonfeld S.  Ergonomics in radiology: what the radiologist needs to know.  Association of University Radiologists Annual Meeting, New Orleans, April 2015.  **3rd place recipient for Poster AUR Trainee prize.

 

J Alpert, P Vachhani, H Patel, M Becker, J Kempf. Inpatient Hospital PET/CT Utilization: Is a Gatekeeper Necessary? Preliminary Results of Patients Referred for Pulmonary Indications.  ARRS Annual Meeting, April 2015, Toronto Canada.

 

Alpert J MD, Epstein R MD.  Traumatic AVF of the Wrist.  ACR electronic publication, Case In Point. Accepted Aug 2014, pending publication

 

Alpert J, MD. Flannery R, MD.  Epstein R E MD, et al.  Humeral Stress Edema:  An Injury in Overhead Athletes, A Quarterback with Humeral “Shin”  Splints: A case report.  Clinical Journal of Sports Medicine.  2014 Sep;24(5):e59-61.

 

Belani P, Hammer D, Marcus A, and Basak S. Gliosarcoma.  American Journal of Neuroradiology, Case of the Week.  Published February 16, 2015 on http://www.ajnr.org/site/home/ow/02162015.xhtml

 

Puneet Belani, MD, Sumra Ahmed,BA; Borislav Stoev, DO, and Mark Bramwit, MD.  Mega Appendix.  Radiological Case.  Applied Radiology, January 2015

 

Kazerooni EA, Armstrong MR, Amorosa JK, et al.  ACR CT Accreditation Program and the Lung Cancer Screening Program Description.  J Am Coll Radiol 2015; 12:38-42.

 

Jagpal S, Gendel V, Nosher JL and Uppaluri L.  A Cystic Fibrosis Patient with Hemoptysis from an Unusual Cause.  Monthly Clinical Case Presentation in the American Thoracic Society ATS Clinical Cases, September 2014.

 

Enhancing Clinical Communication, Patient Engagement and Service Quality through Meaningful Use presented by Alberto Goldszal, PhD, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Radiology, at New York’s Medical Imaging Informatics Symposium, September 18, 2014, New York, New York.

 

Judith K. Amorosa, MD, FACR, Clinical Professor of Radiology, was invited to present to the 4th Central European Conference on Non-invasive Cardiovascular Imaging and Advanced Pulmonary Imaging Symposium held in Budapest, Hungary from September 11-14, 2014.  Presented a special lecture on The New American College of Radiology Lung Cancer Screening Initiative:  How Can We Apply this Program to Central Europe.

 

Big Data Mining in Radiology – Volume, Velocity & Variety presented by Alberto Goldszal, PhD, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Radiology, at the Inaugural Montage User Group Meeting, October 10, 2014, University City Science Center, Philadelphia, PA.

 

Impact of Liver Directed Therapy on Angiogenesis presented by John Nosher, MD to the CINJ IMPACT Committee (Institutional Multidisciplinary Paradigm to Accelerate Collaboration and Translation), September 23, 2014, Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ.

 

Judith K. Amorosa, MD, FACR, Clinical Professor of Radiology, was an invited speaker at  ISHRAD (International Society for the History of Radiology) in Verona, Italy in October 2014.  She spoke about Updating the Events at the Radiology Department of Zsido Korhaz (Jewish Hospital) in Budapest, Hungary in 1944.

 

Health IT Incentive Programs:  Experience from Private Radiology Practices presented by Alberto Goldszal, PhD, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Radiology, at the RSNA Annual Meeting’s RSNA 2014 Refresher Course:  Informatics RC654, December 4, 2014, Chicago, IL.

 

Su D, Bramwit M, Weiss R.  Comparative Analysis of the Risk of Radiation Exposure and Cost of Reduced Imaging Intensity For Surveillance of Early Stage Nonseminomatous Germ Cell Tumors. J. Urology 85(1), 2015:141-6

 

Hsu V, Bramwit M, Schlesinger N. Dual Energy Computed Tomography for the Evaluation of Calcinosis in Systemic Sclerosis. J Rehumatology. 2015:42(2):345-6. PMID 25641967

Shah, Kumar; Gendel, Vyacheslav; Becker, Murray; Kempf, Jeffrey.  99m Technetium-Macroaggregated Albumin (MAA) SPECT/CT Liver Perfusion Imaging Prior to Radioembolization: Patterns and Pitfalls of Extrahepatic Activity.  Scientific Electronic Education Presentation. The Annual Meeting of the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging, June 6-10th, 2015, Baltimore, Maryland.

 

 

 

 

PUBLICATIONS 2013 - 2014

Alpert, Belani, Epstein

Advanced Shoulder MRI: Beyond the Rotator Cuff and Labrum.  Educational Exhibit. RSNA 2013. 

Zou LY, Brown Da, Li AC

Case report of Intrasmuscular Myxoma.  Ultrasound Q 2013 Sep:29(3):255-6,2013

Anmol Gupta BA, Lily Zou MD, Leonard Resnikoff MD, Fatima Sheikh BS, Julie M. DiGioia MD, and Henry Resnikoff

A Case of Idiopathic Granulomatous Mastitis Masquerading as an Abscess Post Biopsy. Radiology Case Reports. (Online) 2013;8;773.  http://radiology.casereports.net/index.php/rcr/article/viewArticle/773/1160

Pinsky PF, Gierada DS, Nath PH, Kazerooni E, Amorosa J

National lung screening trial:  Variability in nodule detection rates in chest CT studies.  Radiology 2013 Sep; 268(3):865-73.  PMID:23592767

Aberle DR, DeMello S, Berg CD, Black WC, et al. 

National Lung Screening Trial Research team.  N Engl J Med 2013 Sep 5;369(10):920-31.  PMID:  24004119

Dyer DS, Mohammed TL, Kirsch J, Amorosa JK, et al

Expert Panel on Thoracic Imaging.  ACR Appropriateness Criteria Chronic Dyspnea:  Suspected Pulmonary Origin.  J Thorac Imaging.  2013 Sep;28(5):W64-9.  PMID:  23846109

Pinsky PF, Gierada DS, Nath H, Kazerooni EA, Amorosa J

ROC Curves for Low-dose CT in the National Lung Screening Trial.  J Med Screen.  2013;20(3):165-8.  PMID:  24009092

Gendel, Greene, Nosher

Carpizo D, Gensure R, Yu X, Gendel V, Greene S, et al. Pilot Study of Angiogenic Response to Yttrium-90 Radioembolization with Resin Microspheres. J Vasc Interv Radiol 2014; 25:297-306 PMID 24360887

C Buckle, V Udawatta, C Strauss

Now You See It, Now You Don't: Visual Illusions in Radiology. Radiographics  Nov-Dec 2013, Vol 33, Issue 7 PMID 24224600

Zaman JA, Miah CF, Simon M, Davidov T, Trooskin S

The Utility of Lymph Node Maping Sonogram and Thyroglobulin Surveillance in Post Thyroidectomy papillary Thyroid cancer patients. Oral Presentation at the American Association of Endocrine Surgeons. Boston MA, April 27-29, 2014

Reddy G., Naidu A., Torrei P

Rare Case of a Retromandibular Varix Presenting as a Parotid Mass. To be presented at the annual ASNR April 2014 meeting Montreal

Naidu A., Reddy G., Schonfeld S

Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma in a Thyroglossal Duct Cyst: A Rare Occurrence. To be presented at the annual ASNR April 2014 meeting Montreal

Belani P and Becker M

Renal Vein Thrombosis in a Newborn. Nuclear Medicine Case of the Day. RSNA, Annual meeting, Chicago, IL. To be presented in December 2013

Zou L, Becker MD, Goldszal AF, Martinez L

Optimized Hospital Radiologist Staffing in a Multisite Radiology Enterprise: A Data Driven Rational Approach to Efficiently Delivering Real Time Subspecialized Radiology..  Radiological Society of North America RSNA, Chicago IL, December 1-6, 2013.

Uppuluri P, Yudd A, Becker M

Altered Biodistribution of FDG. Uppuluri, Yudd, Becker. Wed Case of the Day. Nov 2013 RSNA

Brown DA, Zou LY, Sorkin NS, Li AC

Case Report of Killian-Jamieson Diverticulum. Case In Point. published October 16 2013.

Zou L, MD. Belani P, MD. McKeon D. Goldszal A, PhD, MBA. Becker M, MD, PhD.

Simple and Practical Solutions for Measuring and Improving RadiologyReport Turn Around Time at a Tertiary Care Center: Data Driven Optimization of Resident and Attending Workflows That Require Only Modest Resources. .  Radiological Society of North America RSNA, Chicago IL, December 1-6, 2013.

 Zou L, Roychowdhury S

A Novel Approach: CT-Guided Epidural Blood Patch Treatment in the Absence of a Myelographic-Evident Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak. Accepted to 2014 ASNR Meeting in Montreal, Canada.

Alpert J, MD. Flannery R, MD.  Epstein R E MD, et al.

Humeral Stress Edema: An Injury in Overhead Athletes Quarterback with Humeral “Shin” Splints: A case report.  Clinical J Sport Med 2013;0:1-3.

Alpert J, MD. Belani P, MD. Epstein R E, MD

MRI of Masses in the Hand and Wrist:  from Horses to Zebras.  Educational Exhibit, RSNA 2013. presented RSNA 2013.

Banbahji S and Kempf J

The Use of FDG PET/CT in a Rare Case of Intravascular Pulmonary Artery Sarcoma and Differentiation from Pulmonary Thromboembolic Disease. Accepted to ACR Case in Point. Dec 31, 2013

 Belani P, Epstein R, Sokol L and Becker M

Insufficiency fracture with Bisphosphonate use. Nuclear Medicine Case of the Day. RSNA, Annual meeting, Chicago, IL. To be presented in December 2013.

Ksepka M, Shah A, Belani P, and Becker M

Improving the quality of pulmonary angiogram reports through structured reports in a large geographically distributed practice.  Electronic scientific exhibit accepted to the 2014 ACR Conference on Quality and Safety in Scottsdale, AZ.

Belani P, Shah M, and Kempf J

Thyroid Uptake on FDG PET/CT: What the Radiologist Needs to Know. Accepted 2014 ACR Annual Meeting and Chapter Leadership Conference (AMCLC) in Washington DC. 

Belani P, Sundararajan SH, Danish S, and Keller I.

Early MRI characteristics of bifrontal laser ablation cingulotomy for intractable pain control.  American Society of Neuroradiology 2014 meeting in Montreal.

Terlizzi, Azizi, Chow, Underberg-Davis, Nosher, Stafford, Pierre

Peliosis Hepatis in a child with Myotubular Myopathy: Successful Treatment Using Hepatic Artery Embolization. Journal of Pediatric Surgery 2013 Aug; 48(8);e9-e12 PMID 23932635

Naidu A MD , Ksepka M MD, Kempf J MD, Becker M MD, Sokol, L MD, Basak, S MD

The Role of Dopamine Transporter Imaging with I-123 Ioflupane (DaT SPECT): Current Use and Future Directions.  Electronic Educational Exhibit accepted for presentation at the 114th Annual Meeting of the ARRS, to be held May 4-9, 2014,San Diego, California.

Naidu, A. Kempf J, Becker M

I-123 Ioflupane Brain Spect in the Evaluation of Parkinsonian Syndromes. RSNA Case of the Day December 5, 2013-Annual Meeting Radiological Society of North America, December 1-6, 2013. Chicago, Illinois.

Becker M (Moderator) ,  Belani P , Brown RK ,  Wale D,  Naidu A, Uppuluri, Kempf J , Epstein R ,  Yudd A , Sokol L (2013).

Nuclear Medicine Case of the Day. Radiological Society of North America RSNA, Chicago IL, December 1-6, 2013.

Sundararajan Sri Hari MD, Kempf Jeffrey MD,  Basak Sandip MD, Khan, Adam RWJMS II, Tokarz, Robert

Computed Tomography Radiation Risks: An Educational Module for Radiologists and Residents. Electronic Educational Exhibit accepted for presentation at the 114th Annual Meeting of the ARRS, to be held May 4-9, 2014, San Diego, California.

Sundararajan S, Uppuluri P, and Roychowdhury S.

Clival Encephalocele - A Rare Developmental Anomaly. RSNA 2013 Computer based educational exhibit.

Kennedy B, Amorosa J, Sundararajan S, Hussain S, Goldszal A, and Huang A

Testing your ICU Skills on New and Traditional Images-How Well Can You Pick Out a Tiny Foreign Body on a Portable Chest X-Ray with 5-10 Other Findings? Can you Identify Pulmonary Edema on Lung Ultrasound?" RSNA 2013

Sundararajan S, Roychowdhury S, and Nosher J

Combined Interventional Therapy with Imageing Guided Drainage, Embolization, and Sclerotherapy of a Recurrent Sacral Chordoma. Interventional Oncology 360.2013;1(3):E26-E33. Article at http://www.interventionaloncology360.com/content/combined-interventional-therapy-imaging-guided-drainage-embolization-and-sclerotherapy#sthash.LAVfEuzt.dpuf

Sundararajan, S, Roychowdhury, S, Gribbin, C, Iacobas, I, Kaufman, M

Developmental or Acquired Vascular Anomaly in a Wrestler? - Reviewing the Clinical Presentation, Imaging Characteristics, and Management of Facial Vascular Anomalies. accepted ASNR 2014

Ksepka M, Kempf J, Basak S

NRC Authorized User Eligibility and Training and Experience Requirements:  Creating a Dedicated Multifaceted Curriculum.  Poster Presentation at the Association of University Radiologists 62nd Annual Meeting, Baltimore, Maryland, April 2014.

Ksepka, Martha; Becker, Murray; Naidu, Anjani; Sokol, Levi; Basak, S; Kempf, Jeffrey

I-123 Ioflupane Dopamine Transporter Imaging: Interesting Case Studies Including Technical and Quality Assurance Pitfalls. Electronic exhibit  presentated at Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Annual Meeting June 7-11, 2014 St. Louis Missouri

Ksepka, Martha; Patel, Henal; Kempf, Jeffrey; Dasika, Rao; Becker, Murray

Practical Considerations for Creating a Radium-223 Therapy Program for Castration Resistant Prostate Cancer with Symptomatic Osseous Metastases: From Licensure and Hot Lab Issues to Patient Selection and Subsequent Patient Follow up.  Electronic Exhibit presented at Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging 2014 Annual Meeting. Accepted for June 2014.  4/8/14.

Liszewski MC, Bairdain S, Buonomo C, Jennings RW, Taylor GA.

Imaging of Long Gap Esophageal Atresia and the Foker process: Expected Findings and Complications. Pediatr Radiol. 2014 Apr;44(4):467-75. PMID 24366604

Shanker BA, Eng OS, Gendel V, Nosher J, Carpizo DR

Repair of a post-hepatectomy posterior sectoral duct injury secondary to anomalous bile duct anatomy using a novel combined surgical-interventional radiologic approach.  Case Rep Surg 2013;2013:202315. doi:  10.1155/202315 Epub 2013 Sep 12.  PMID:  24159406

Schonfeld, S.

Interesting, Difficult and Missed Case Conference and Academic TAT. Presented at Strategic Radiology Quality Conference in Scottsdale, AZ Feb 2014

Liszewski, Mark

2014 Approach to Diagnosis: A Case Based Imaging Review. Pediatric Chest Imaging.  114th Annual Meeting of the ARRS. May 5, 2014. San Diego, California.

 

 

PUBLICATIONS 2012 - 2013

  • Alpert J, MD. Bramwit M, MD. Vachhani P, BS. Testicular cancer with Metastatic Retroperitoneal and Pelvic Lymphadenopathy. ACR electronic publication, Case In Point. July 25, 2012.
  • Shingala, P., Amorosa, JK., Sudararajan, S., Alpert, J, Johnson, O, Amir, T. Radiology on the Interview Trail: An effective Radiology Elective That Allows Medical Students Who Are Pressed for Time to Acquire Basic Knowledge About Radiology. RSNA, Chicago IL. November 2012
  • Teaching Medical Students How Diseases Progress: An E-Timeline.Hur J, Hanna J, Vasani D, Amorosa J.Med Educ. 2012 Nov;46(11):1106. doi: 10.1111/medu.12009. No abstract available. PMID: 23078694
  • Lee JH, Tseng I, Roychowdhury S. Percutaneous Thrombin Injection with a Distal Embolic Protection Device for Treatment of a Common Carotid Artery Pseudonaneurysm. Inter Neuroradiol. 2013 Jun 25; 19(2);235-9
  • Lee JH, Stein MN, Roychowdhury S. Percutaneous Treatment of a Sacral Metastasis with Combined Embolization, Cryoablation, Alcohol Ablation and Sacroplasty for Local Tumor and Pain Control. Interv Neuoraradiol. 2013 Jun 25; 19(2);250-3
  • Lee JH, Tseng I, Roychowdhury S. Percutaneous Thrombin Injection with a Distal Embolic Protection Device for Treatment of a Common Carotid Artery Pseudonaneurysm. Accepted to Interventional Neuroradiology (in press), December 2012.
  • Lee JH, Roychowdhury S, Nissenblatt MJ. Neuroembolization of Metastatic Merkel Cell Cancer to the Face for Treatment of Kasabach-Merritt Syndrome. BMJ Case Reports. 2013 Jan 17; Epub (ahead of print) doi;pii bcr2012010556. 10.1136/bcr-2012-010556.
  • Lee JH, Stein MN, Roychowdhury S. Percutaneous Treatment of a Sacral Metastasis with Combined Embolization, Cryoablation, Alcohol Ablation and Sacroplasty for Local Tumor and Pain Control. Accepted to Interventional Neuroradiology (in press), January 2013.
  • Rebekah H. Gensure, David J. Foran, Vincent M. Lee, Vyacheslav Gendel, Salma K. Jabbour, Darren R. Carpizo, John L. Nosher, Lin Yang. Evaluation of Hepatic Tumor Response to Yttrium - 90 Radioembolization Therayp Using Texture Signatures Generated from Contrast Enhanced CT Images. Academic Radiology. 2012 Oct; 19(10); 1201-7. Epub 2012 Jul 26. PMID 22841288
  • Pinsky PF, Gierada DS, Nath PH, Kazerooni E, Amorosa J. National Lung Screening Trial: Variability in Nodule Detection Rates in Chest CT Studies. Radiology. 2013 Apri 16 [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 23592767
  • Amorosa JK, Bramwit MP, Mohammed TL, Reddy GP, Brown K, Dyer DS, Ginsburg ME, Heitkamp DE, Jeudy J, Kirsch J, Macmahon H, Ravenel JG, Saleh AG, Shah RD. ACR Appropriateness Criteria Routine Chest Radiographs in Intensive Care Unit Patients. J Am Coll Radiol. 2013 Mar;10(3):170-4.doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2012.11.103. PMID: 23571057.
  • ACR appropriateness Criteria® radiographically detected solitary pulmonary nodule.Kanne JP, Jensen LE, Mohammed TL, Kirsch J, Amorosa JK, Brown K, Chung JH, Dyer DS, Ginsburg ME, Heitkamp DE, Kazerooni EA, Ketai LH, Parker JA, Ravenel JG, Saleh AG, Shah RD; Expert Panel on Thoracic Imaging.J Thorac Imaging. 2013 Jan;28(1):W1-3. doi: 10.1097/RTI.0b013e31827657c8. PMID: 23197285
  • Patterns of Failure in Colorectal Patients with Liver Metastases After Yttrium-90 Radioembolization.Schonewolf CA, Patel B, Gensure RH, Narra V, Haffty BG, Nosher JL, Jabbour SK.Am J Clin Oncol. 2012 Dec 27. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 23275270
  • P. Woodard MD, Richard White MD, S Abbara MD, P Araoz MD, R Cur MD, S Dorbala MD, J Earls MD, U Hoffman MD, J Hsu MD, J Jacobs MD, C Javidan-Nejad MD, R Krishnamurthy MD, L Mammen MD, E Martin MD, T Ryan MD, A Shah MD, R Steiner MD, Jen Vogel-Claussen MD, C White MD. ACR Appropriateness Criteria Chronic Chest Pain--Low to Intermediate Probability of Coronary Artery Disease. J ACR 2013;10:329-334.

 

PRESENTATIONS 2012 – 2013

  • Lee JH, Basak S, Amorosa JK. Secure Instant Messaging: Improvement in Intradepartmental Communication for the On-Call Radiology Resident. Association of University Radiologists. Oral abstract presenation at the Association of University Radiologists 61st Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, California, April 2013.
  • Lee JH, Keller IA, Basak S, Danish SF. SPGR vs Fast-SPGR in Detection of Brain Metastasis for Pre-Gamma Knife Planning. (May 2013). Oral Abstract presentation at The American Society of Neuroradiology Annual Meeting. San Diego, CA.
  • Sudararajan S, Basak S, Kempf J. Understanding Canceer Risks, to CT Dose Reduction: An Educational Training Module for Radiology Residents. Association of University Radiologists. Oral abstract presentation accepted Association of University Radiologists 61st Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, California, April 2013.
  • Becker, M, MD, PhD. Managing a Complex Radiology Informatics Environment that Integrates Multiple Separate PACS-RIS Systems: Analysis of Downtimes and Impact on Enterprise Efficiency. RSNA 98th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting, November 25-30, 2012, McCormick Place, Chicago, Illinois.
  • Trooskin, SZ. Lanke G, Tummala S, Simon ML, Davidov T. Routine Preoperative Ultrasound of the Lateral Neck in Patients with Papillary Thyroid Cancer. Abstract presented at the American Association of Endocrine Surgeons Annual Meeting, April 2013, Chicago, Illinois.
  • Lee JH, Rashid S, Hargreaves EL, Yudd A, Censullo. Differentiating Variable that Predict Positive Angiograms in Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage. Poster presented Society of Interventional Radiology 38th Annual Meeting. April 13-18 2013, New Orleans LA.
  • Jessica Hirsch and John Nosher MD. Poster presentation on Examining the Barcelona Clinic Liver Cancer (BCLC) System as it Applies to Interventional Radiology Therapies [Cohort of SIRT]. 11th Annual Summer School Oncology for Medical Students. Groningen, Netherlands. July 2012.
  • Shingala PY, Zou LY, Alpert JS, Amorosa JK. Prefab Radiology Clerkship: Based on AMSER Curriculum, AMSER Resources, and AMSER Examinations So You Can Construct Your Own Clerkship with Minimal Effort. Poster abstract presentation Association of University Radiologists 61st Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, California, April 2013.
  • Alpert J MD, Kempf, J, MD, FACR; Basak, S MD. The Integration of After-Hours Insourced Academic Teleradiology with a Radiology Residency: How We Do It. Educational Poster Presentation, Association of University Radiologists 61st Annual Meeting, April 2013, Los Angeles California.

GRAND ROUNDS 2012–2013

  • Steve Schonfeld Trinitas grand rounds on stroke April 2013
  • Michael Censullo Surgical Grand Rounds RWJMS "Interventional Radiology Procedures used to Treat Surgical Problems and Complications" MEB 102, May 8, 2013 9am-10am
  • Mark Bramwit Body MRI Symposium, 3/9/13, Renaissance Woodbridge Hotel.

PUBLICATIONS 2011–2012

  • National Lung Screening Trial Research Team, Aberle DR, …Amorosa JK, et al.  The National Lung Screening Trial:  Overview and Study Design.  Radiology 2011 Jan; 258(1):243-53.  Epub 2010 Nov 2.
  • Zou L, King A, Soman S, Lischuk A, Schneider B, Walor D, Bramwit M, Amorosa JK.  Medical students’ preferences in radiology education:  A comparison between the Socratic and didactic methods utilizing powerpoint features in radiology education.  Acad Radiol.  2011 Feb;18(2):253-6.  Epub 2010 Nov 13.
  • Mohammed TL, Chowdhry A, Reddy G, Amorosa JK, et al. ACR Appropriateness Criteria Screening for Pulmonary Metastases. J Thoracic Imaging, Vol 26, No 1 Feb 2011.
  • Gendel V, Haddadin I, Nosher JL.  Antegrade Pampiniform Plexus Venography in Recurrent Varicocele:  Report of a Case and Review of Pertinent Anatomy.  World J Radiol 2011 July 28; 3(7):1-000.
  • Kirsch J, Ramirez J, Mohammed T-L H, Amorosa JK, et al.  ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Acute Respiratory Illness in Immunocompetent Patients.  J Thorac Imaging 2011; 26:W42-W44.
  • Mohammed T-L H, Chowdhry A, Reddy GP, Amorosa JK, et al.  ACR Appropriateness Criteria Screening for Pulmonary Metastases.  J Thorac Imaging 2011; 26:W1-W3.
  • Karlsberg RP, Dohad SY, Sheng R, Iodixanol Peripheral Computed Tomographic Study Investigator Panel (…Nosher J). Contrast-medium-induced acute kidney injury: comparison of intravenous and intraarterial administration of iodinated contrast medium. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2011 Aug; 22(9):1159-65.
  • Jethwa P, Lee JH, Assina R, Keller IA, Danish S. Treatment of a Supratentorial Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor Using Magnetic Resonance Guided Laser Induced Thermal Therapy:  Technique Description and 6 month Follow-Up.  Case Report. Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics. 2011, Nov; 8(5):468-75.
  • Nosher JL, Ohman-Strickland P, Jabbour S, Narra V, et al.  Changes in Liver and Spleen Volumes and Liver Function Following Radioembolization with Yttrium-90 Resin Microspheres.  J Vasc Interv Radiol 2011 Dec; 22(12):1706-13 Epub 2011 Sep 19.
  • Gensure RH, Foran DJ, Lee VM, Gendel VM, Jabbour SK, Carpizo DR, Nosher JL, Yang L.  Evaluation of Hepatic Tumor Response to Yttrium-90 Radioembolization Therapy using Texture Signatures Generated from Contrast-Enhanced CT Images.  Acad Rad 2012, Oct; 19(10):1201-1207.
  • Schonewolf CA, Patel B, Gensure RH, Narra V, Haffty BG, Nosher JL, Jabbour SK.  Patterns of Failure in Colorectal Patients with Liver Metastases following Yttrium-90 Radioembolization.  Accepted for publication in American Journal of Clinical Oncology, 2012.
  • Heitcamp DE, Mohammed TL, Kirsch J, Amorosa JK, Brown K et al: ACR Appropriateness Criteria Acute Respiratory Illness in Immunocompromised Patients. JACR 9; issue 3, 164-169 March 2012.

ABSTRACTS 2011-2012

  • Qi X, Xing F, Foran DJ, Yang L.  Abstract entitled “Comparative performance analysis of stained histopathology specimens using RGB and multispectral imaging” presented in Proceedings of SPIE Medical Imaging, 2011; 7963-118.
  • Gensure RH, Yang L, Nosher JL, Foran DJ.  Abstract entitled “Evaluation of Hepatic Tumor Response to SIRT Therapy Using Texture Feature Signatures from Contrast-enhanced CT Images” was accepted for presentation during the Cancer Imaging and Radiation Therapy Symposium, April 29-30, 2011, Atlanta, Georgia.
  • Lee J, Keller IA, Danish S, Tyagi R, Roychowdhury S, Basak S.  Abstract and electronic poster presentation entitled “Short-term MR Imaging Characteristics and Response to MR Image-Guided Laser Ablation Therapy” presented at the 49th Annual Meeting & the Foundation of the ASNR Symposium, June 4-9, 2011, Seattle, Washington.
  • Amorosa JK, Zaretsky E.  Abstract entitled “How is the Faculty-Resident Case Review (Previously “by View Box”) Process Changing with New Technology (PACS, Teleradiology) and the Limited Number of Resident Working Hours?  Developing Guidelines Based on Preferences”, presented at the AUR, 2011.

PRESENTATIONS 2011–2012

  • Judith K. Amorosa, MD, FACR, participated in invited education session presentation at the Association of University Radiologists 60th Annual Meeting, March 19-22, 2012, San Antonio, Texas.
  • Poster presentation at the Association of University Radiologists (AUR) 2011 59th Annual Meeting, April 12th 15th, entitled “How is the faculty-resident case review process changing with new technology (PACS, Teleradiology)?  Developing guidelines based on preferences.”  Authors include:  Elina Zaretsky (RJWMS medical student), Judith K. Amorosa, MD, FACR (faculty), Ian Tseng, MD (Radiology resident), Keyur Patel, MD (Radiology resident), Sandip Basak, MD (faculty), Murray Becker, MD (faculty).
  • Judith K. Amorosa, M.D., F.A.C.R. presented Radiology Board Review, Long Island College Hospital, New York, April 20, 2011.
  • Yang L, Nosher J, Foran D. Evaluation of Hepatic Tumor Response to SIRT Therapy Using Texture Feature Signatures from Contrast-enhanced CT Images abstract presented during the Cancer Imaging and Radiation Therapy Symposium, Atlanta, Georgia, April 29-30, 2011.
  • Judith K. Amorosa, M.D., F.A.C.R., presented “Introduction to Lung Cancer Screening:  Basic Concepts” to first year medical students, UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, New Jersey, May 5, 2011.
  • Poster presentation at the American Society of Neuroradiology 49th Annual Meeting, June 6-9, 2011 in Seattle, Washington.  “Short-Term MRI Characteristics and Response of a Supratentorial PNET After MR Image Guided Laser Ablation Therapy.  Presented by Irwin A. Keller, M.D., Sid Roychowdhury, M.D., and Sandip Basak, M.D.
  • Sudipta Roychowdhury, M.D. presented “Endovascular Treatment of Intracranial Aneurysms” at the Advances in Stroke Care Conference, September 10, 2011, New Brunswick, New Jersey.
  • Sudipta Roychowdhury, M.D. presented “Endovascular Treatment of Traumatic MCA Pseudoaneurysm” to the Respiratory Conference Mini-Case Presentation, September 2011, New Brunswick, New Jersey

  • Sandip Basak, M.D. presented “Introduction to Neuroimaging” to UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Neuroscience Course, September 27, 2011, Piscataway, New Jersey.
  • John L. Nosher, MD presented “Interventional Oncology” to UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Surgical Grand Rounds, October 12, 2011, New Brunswick, New Jersey.
  • Greene S, Basak S. Suspected Invasive Fungal Sphenoid Sinusitis Leading to Pontine Infarction in a Patient with Follicular Lymphoma. Oral Abstract, American Society of Head and Neck Radiology 45th Annual Meeting, San Diego, California. October 11-15, 2011.
  • Reddy G, Epstein R, Kennedy E, Prendergast N. MRI of Total Joints: Hidden Information in the Black Cloud. Electronic Exhibit, Radiology Society of North America Assembly and Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, November 2011.
  • Johnson O, Amorosa JK, Rizvi SS, Reede DL, Basak S, Amir T, Reddy G.  Teaching Medical Students Disease Progression through Imaging: Ischemic Stroke Interactive Timeline- A Piloted Teaching Module.  Educational Exhibit, 97th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting of the Radiologic Society of North America, November 27-December 2, 2011.
  • Kirtland DR, Censullo M.  Fertility after Uterine Artery Embolization for Postpartum Hemorrhage.  Poster presentation, Society of Interventional Radiology Meeting, San Francisco, CA. March 24-29, 2012.
  • Silva N, Walor D, and Simon M.  Alternative Portals: The Utility of Various Acoustic Windows into the Neonatal Brain. Electronic Exhibit, American Roentgen Ray Society Meeting, Vancouver, Canada. April 29- May 4, 2012.
  • Sudipta Roychowdhury, MD presented “Applications of Functional MRI and Diffusion Tensor Imaging” at the Neurology Seminar, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, May 5, 2012, New Brunswick, New Jersey.
  • Judith K. Amorosa, MD, FACR, guest speaker at the 20th Annual Rio Grande Valley Medical Education Conference and Exposition, Presentation entitled “Diagnosing Interstitial Lung Disease” held at South Padre Island, Texas, on May 4, 2012.
  •  Judith K. Amorosa, MD, FACR, guest speaker at the 20th Annual Rio Grande Valley Medical Education Conference and Exposition, Presentation entitled “Radiology Basics for the Primary Care Physician” held at South Padre Island, Texas, on May 4, 2012.
  • Judith K. Amorosa, MD, FACR, invited lecturer on “Lung Cancer and Asbestos Exposure” presented at the Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences Institute (EOHSI) Clinical Research and Occupational Medicine Grand Rounds, April 10, 2012, Piscataway, NJ.
  • Judith K. Amorosa, MD, FACR, case conference presentation to Internal Medicine residents, UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, July 27, 2012.
  • Jessica Hirsch (RWJMSIV) and John Nosher, M.D., poster presentation on Examining the Barcelona Clinic Liver Cancer (BCLC) System as it applies to Interventional Radiology therapies [cohort of Selective Internal Radioembolization Therapy (SIRT)] at the 11th annual International Summer School Oncology for Medical Students, Groningen, Netherlands, July 2012.  Jessica Hirsh received the best project award for this presentation.
  • Hur J (RWJMS medical student), Shingala P (RWJMS medical student), Hanna JJ (RWJMS medical student), Johnson O (RWJMS medical student), Vasani D (Radiology resident), Awad S, and Amorosa JK (faculty).  Poster presentation “Disease Progression through Imaging:  Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis and Lung Cancer” at the Society of Thoracic Radiology Annual Meeting, March 11-13, 2012, Huntington Beach, California.  Jane Hur’s presentation received a certificate of merit award.
  • Zou LY, Shingala P, Summerton L, Sarokhan C, Amorosa JK.  Assessment of On-Call After-Hours Experience: Educational Value and Satisfaction of Medical Students and Radiology Residents in a Radiology Clerkship at a Level 1 Trauma Center. Oral Abstract, Association of University Radiologists Meeting, San Antonio, Texas, March 19-22, 2012
  • Anthony P. Yudd, MD, PhD, “PET-CT and SPECT-CT with Cross-Sectional Imaging Correlations” presented at the Garden State Society of Nuclear Medicine Technology’s Spring Symposium, UMDNJ, April, 2012, Scotch Plains, NJ.
  • Judith K. Amorosa, MD, FACR, participated in the Patient Centered Medicine session for second year medical students on September 12, 2012, Piscataway, New Jersey.  Dr. Amorosa coordinated this presentation, the ABC’s of Radiology (A = abdomen, B = brain, C = chest and communication, with Radiology Resident participation.
  • Murray Becker MD.  Managing a Complex Radiology Informatics Environment that Integrates Multiple Separate PACS-RIS Systems:  Analysis of Downtime and Impact on Enterprise Efficiency.  Accepted presentation, RSNA 98th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting, November 25-30, 2012, Chicago, Illinois.
  • John Nosher, MD presented “Yttrium 90 and Beads for HCC” at the 2nd Annual UMDNJ-NJMS Multidisciplinary Hepatocellular Carcinoma Symposium, October 7, 2012, Elizabeth, New Jersey.

Radiology Grand Rounds

Sponsored by the Radiological Society of New Jersey

Name Date Topic

Nancy M. Major, M.D.

Professor of Radiology

Penn Radiology at the Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine

Philadelphia, PA

January 20, 2011 Elbow MRI

Deborah Reede, M.D.

Associate Professor of Clinical Radiology

SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn

Chair, Department of Radiology

The Long Island College Hospital

February 17, 2011 Carotid Sheath

Drew A. Torigian, M.D.

Associate Professor of Radiology

University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Philadephia, PA

March 17, 2011 Modern Trends in Quantitative Imaging

Robert D. Zimmerman, M.D.

Professor of Radiology

Weill Cornell Medical College

New York, NY

April 21, 2011 Imaging of Head Trauma:  It’s not just hemorrhage anymore

David C. Madoff, M.D.

Professor of Radiology, Chief, Division of Interventional Radiology

New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center

January 19, 2012 Portal vein embolization:  An approach to improve the safety of major hepatic resection

Soterios Gyftopoulos, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Radiology, Musculoskeletal Radiology

New York University Medical Center

April 19, 2012 Rotator Cuff Imaging:  MR Pearls and Pitfalls

Edward Y. Lee, M.D., MPH

Associate Professor of Radiology

Chief, Division of Thoracic Imaging & Director of MRI

Boston Children’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School

October 18, 2012

MDCT Evaluation of Large Airway Disorders in Children:  Techniques and Imaging Findings