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Coronary Plaque Morphology and the Anti-Inflammatory Impact of Atorvastatin: A Multicenter 18F-Fluorodeoxyglucose Positron Emission Tomographic/Computed Tomographic Study.
Posted Date: 11/29/2017 4:25:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - November 30, 2017 - Vol. 45 - No. 11
Author(s): Shayne Squires, MD
FDG PET can be used to show inflammation in left main coronary artery, and increased FDG uptake correlates with high-risk features of atherosclerotic lesions.
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Excess Cardiovascular Risk in Women Relative to Men Referred for Coronary Angiography Is Associated With Severely Impaired Coronary Flow Reserve, Not Obstructive Disease.
Posted Date: 11/29/2017 4:25:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - November 30, 2017 - Vol. 45 - No. 11
Author(s): Shayne Squires, MD

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Hybrid Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Positron Emission Tomography With Fluorodeoxyglucose to Diagnose Active Cardiac Sarcoidosis.
Posted Date: 7/28/2017 7:53:00 PM
Issue: Cardiology - July 30, 2017 - Vol. 44 - No. 4
Author(s): Shuchita Gupta, MD
Hybrid cardiac magnetic resonance/PET in cardiac sarcoidosis can provide comprehensive assessments of myocardial function, the pattern of injury, and disease activity in a single scan, aiding in patient’s diagnosis and management.
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Role of Quantitative Myocardial Positron Emission Tomography for Risk Stratification in Patients With Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: A 2016 Reappraisal.
Posted Date: 1/25/2017 8:53:00 PM
Issue: Nuclear Medicine - January 30, 2017 - Vol. 41 - No. 7
Author(s): Shayne Squires, MD

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Subacute Cardiac Rubidium-82 Positron Emission Tomography (82Rb-PET) to Assess Myocardial Area at Risk, Final Infarct Size, and Myocardial Salvage After STEMI.
Posted Date: 1/25/2017 8:53:00 PM
Issue: Nuclear Medicine - January 30, 2017 - Vol. 41 - No. 7
Author(s): Shayne Squires, MD

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Comparison of Stress Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging (CMR) With Stress Nuclear Perfusion for the Diagnosis of Coronary Artery Disease.
Posted Date: 12/20/2016 4:27:00 PM
Issue: Nuclear Medicine - December 30, 2016 - Vol. 41 - No. 6
Author(s): Shayne Squires, MD

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Sodium [18F]Fluoride PET/CT in Myocardial Infarction.
Posted Date: 12/20/2016 4:27:00 PM
Issue: Nuclear Medicine - December 30, 2016 - Vol. 41 - No. 6
Author(s): David Bushnell, MD
Sodium fluoride F-18 concentrates in regions of apoptosis in infarcted myocardial tissue.
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Does Diastolic Dysfunction Precede Systolic Dysfunction in Trastuzumab-Induced Cardiotoxicity? Assessment With Multigated Radionuclide Angiography (MUGA).
Posted Date: 11/22/2016 8:01:00 PM
Issue: Nuclear Medicine - November 30, 2016 - Vol. 41 - No. 5
Author(s): Shayne Squires, MD
On multigated radionuclide angiography scans, peak filling rate and time to peak filling rate do not predict systolic dysfunction from trastuzumab therapy.
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Diagnostic Performance of Attenuation Corrected Myocardial Perfusion Imaging for Coronary Artery Disease: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
Posted Date: 10/25/2016 3:41:00 PM
Issue: Nuclear Medicine - October 30, 2016 - Vol. 41 - No. 4
Author(s): Shayne Squires, MD

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Utility of Equilibrium Radionuclide Angiogram Derived Measures of Dyssynchrony to Predict Outcomes in Heart Failure Patients Undergoing Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy.
Posted Date: 10/25/2016 3:41:00 PM
Issue: Nuclear Medicine - October 30, 2016 - Vol. 41 - No. 4
Author(s): Shayne Squires, MD

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A Study to Quantify the Effect of Patient Motion and Develop Methods to Detect and Correct for Motion During Myocardial Perfusion Imaging on a CZT Solid-State Dedicated Cardiac Camera.
Posted Date: 9/21/2016 2:44:00 PM
Issue: Nuclear Medicine - September 30, 2016 - Vol. 41 - No. 2
Author(s): Mark T. Madsen, PhD, FAAPM, FACR
Patient motion creates artifacts that can mimic coronary artery disease, although the artifact presentation is likely to be different with pinhole sampling because projections are acquired simultaneously rather than sequentially.
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Absolute Myocardial Blood Flow and Flow Reserve Assessed by Gated SPECT With Cadmium-Zinc-Telluride Detectors Using 99mTc-Tetrofosmin: Head to Head Comparison With 13N-Ammonia PET.
Posted Date: 9/21/2016 2:44:00 PM
Issue: Nuclear Medicine - September 30, 2016 - Vol. 41 - No. 2
Author(s): Shayne Squires, MD

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Anatomical or Functional Evaluation as an Initial Test for Stable Coronary Artery Disease: A Propensity Score Analysis.
Posted Date: 8/8/2016 7:43:00 PM
Issue: Nuclear Medicine - August 30, 2016 - Vol. 41 - No. 1
Author(s): Shayne Squires, MD

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Impact of Appropriate Use on the Estimated Radiation Risk to Men and Women Undergoing Radionuclide Myocardial Perfusion Imaging.
Posted Date: 8/8/2016 7:43:00 PM
Issue: Nuclear Medicine - August 30, 2016 - Vol. 41 - No. 1
Author(s): Shayne Squires, MD

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Nuclear Cardiology Practice and Associated Radiation Doses in Europe: Results of the IAEA Nuclear Cardiology Protocols Study (INCAPS) for the 27 European Countries.
Posted Date: 8/8/2016 7:43:00 PM
Issue: Nuclear Medicine - August 30, 2016 - Vol. 41 - No. 1
Author(s): Mark T. Madsen, PhD, FAAPM, FACR
Reductions in radiation dose can be achieved for myocardial perfusion imaging, but it is important to remember that the largest detriment to the patient is a study with inadequate diagnostic information.
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The Effect of Coronary Revascularization on Regional Myocardial Blood Flow as Assessed by Stress Positron Emission Tomography.
Posted Date: 7/22/2016 6:50:00 PM
Issue: Nuclear Medicine - July 30, 2016 - Vol. 40 - No. 12
Author(s): Shayne Squires, MD

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High-Sensitivity and High-Resolution SPECT/CT Systems Provide Substantial Dose Reduction Without Compromising Quantitative Precision for Assessment of Myocardial Perfusion or Function.
Posted Date: 6/24/2016 6:52:00 PM
Issue: Nuclear Medicine - June 30, 2016 - Vol. 40 - No. 11
Author(s): Shayne Squires, MD

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Pitfalls and Artifacts Using the D-SPECT Dedicated Cardiac Camera.
Posted Date: 6/24/2016 6:52:00 PM
Issue: Nuclear Medicine - June 30, 2016 - Vol. 40 - No. 11
Author(s): Mark T. Madsen, PhD, FAAPM, FACR

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