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Validation of the 2015 American Thyroid Association Management Guidelines for Thyroid Nodules With Benign Cytologic Findings in the Era of the Bethesda System.
Posted Date: 6/18/2018 2:40:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - June 30, 2018 - Vol. 46 - No. 8
Author(s): Gurpreet Sandhu, MD
Cytologically benign thyroid nodules have low risk of cancer.
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Central Metatarsalgia and Walking on Pebbles: Beyond Morton Neuroma.
Posted Date: 5/29/2018 9:48:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - May 30, 2018 - Vol. 46 - No. 7
Author(s): Armando S. Herradura III, MD

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Increased Pancreatic Echogenicity With US: Relationship to Glycemic Progression and Incident Diabetes.
Posted Date: 5/29/2018 9:48:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - May 30, 2018 - Vol. 46 - No. 7
Author(s): Kevin Kalisz, MD
Increased echogenicity of the pancreas at abdominal ultrasound is associated with higher rates of glycemic progression and diabetes, independent of hemoglobin A 1c and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.
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US Fine-Needle Aspiration Biopsy for Thyroid Malignancy: Diagnostic Performance of Seven Society Guidelines Applied to 2000 Thyroid Nodules.
Posted Date: 5/29/2018 9:48:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - May 30, 2018 - Vol. 46 - No. 7
Author(s): Kevin Kalisz, MD
Diagnostic performance of ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration biopsy varies according to individual society guidelines with trade-offs existing between sensitivity, specificity, and unnecessary biopsies.
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Transabdominal Ultrasound Detection of Pancreatic Cysts Incidentally Detected at CT, MRI, or Endoscopic Ultrasound.
Posted Date: 1/29/2018 9:07:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - January 30, 2018 - Vol. 46 - No. 2
Author(s): Kevin Kalisz, MD
As the detection rate of pancreatic cysts on transabdominal ultrasound (TAUS) significantly improves in the presence of prior correlative imaging, TAUS may be useful in follow-up of incidentally discovered pancreatic cysts.
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Clustered Microcysts on Breast Ultrasound: What Is an Appropriate Management Recommendation?
Posted Date: 12/26/2017 6:23:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - December 30, 2017 - Vol. 46 - No. 1
Author(s): Basil Hubbi, MD
Results of a recent study demonstrate a 0% malignancy rate among clustered microcysts of the breast.
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Anatomic Reasons for Failure to Visualize the Appendix With Graded Compression Sonography: Insights From Contemporaneous CT.
Posted Date: 9/28/2017 2:14:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - September 30, 2017 - Vol. 45 - No. 9
Author(s): Gurpreet Singh Sandhu, MD

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Breast Cancer Detected at Screening US: Survival Rates and Clinical-Pathologic and Imaging Factors Associated With Recurrence.
Posted Date: 9/28/2017 2:14:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - September 30, 2017 - Vol. 45 - No. 9
Author(s): Saima Muzahir, MD

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Comparison of Ultrasound-Accelerated Versus Pigtail Catheter–Directed Thrombolysis for the Treatment of Acute Massive and Submassive Pulmonary Embolism.
Posted Date: 9/28/2017 2:14:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - September 30, 2017 - Vol. 45 - No. 9
Author(s): Murthy R. Chamarthy, MD

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Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing Radiologic Pigtail-Retained Gastrostomy and Radiologic Mushroom-Retained Gastrostomy.
Posted Date: 9/28/2017 2:14:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - September 30, 2017 - Vol. 45 - No. 9
Author(s): Murthy R. Chamarthy, MD
Mushroom-retained gastrostomy placement has a better safety profile with fewer complications compared to pigtail-retained gastrostomy.
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US Findings in Patients at Risk for Pancreas Transplant Failure.
Posted Date: 8/29/2017 8:50:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - August 30, 2017 - Vol. 45 - No. 8
Author(s): Nicholas L. Fulton, MD

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Fundamentals of Joint Injection.
Posted Date: 7/26/2017 10:19:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - July 30, 2017 - Vol. 45 - No. 7
Author(s): Nicholas L. Fulton, MD
Rotator cuff approach to shoulder joint injections may inadvertently injected the subacromial subdeltoid bursa.
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Imaging Surveillance in Patients After a Benign Fine-Needle Aspiration Biopsy of the Thyroid: Associated Cost and Incidence of Subsequent Cancer.
Posted Date: 7/26/2017 10:19:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - July 30, 2017 - Vol. 45 - No. 7
Author(s): Nicholas L. Fulton, MD
Average cost to diagnose cancer after a benign thyroid biopsy $46,000.
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Integration of Contrast-Enhanced US Into a Multimodality Approach to Imaging of Nodules in a Cirrhotic Liver: How I Do It.
Posted Date: 7/26/2017 10:19:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - July 30, 2017 - Vol. 45 - No. 7
Author(s): Nicholas L. Fulton, MD

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Use of Transabdominal Ultrasound-Guided Transjugular Portal Vein Puncture on Radiation Dose in Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt Formation.
Posted Date: 7/26/2017 10:19:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - July 30, 2017 - Vol. 45 - No. 7
Author(s): Murthy R. Chamarthy, MD
US guidance during transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt procedure is associated with markedly lower fluoroscopy time and skin radiation dose compared to published radiation doses in interventional radiology procedures reference levels.
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Changes in Liver Congestion in Patients With Budd–Chiari Syndrome Following Endovascular Interventions: Assessment With Transient Elastography.
Posted Date: 6/23/2017 6:59:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - June 30, 2017 - Vol. 45 - No. 6
Author(s): Murthy R. Chamarthy, MD
Changes in liver stiffness measurements can accurately reflect endovascular treatment response in patients with Budd–Chiari syndrome.
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Ultrasound of the Knee: Common Pathology Excluding Extensor Mechanism.
Posted Date: 6/23/2017 6:59:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - June 30, 2017 - Vol. 45 - No. 6
Author(s): Armando S. Herradura III, MD

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Ultrasound Evaluation of Bursae: Anatomy and Pathological Appearances.
Posted Date: 5/23/2017 8:52:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - May 30, 2017 - Vol. 45 - No. 5
Author(s): Armando S. Herradura III, MD

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Why Thyroid Surgeons Are Frustrated With Radiologists: Lessons Learned From Pre- and Postoperative US.
Posted Date: 4/24/2017 4:31:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - April 30, 2017 - Vol. 45 - No. 4
Author(s): Nicholas L. Fulton, MD

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Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound of Focal Liver Lesions.
Posted Date: 3/21/2017 3:19:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - March 30, 2017 - Vol. 45 - No. 3
Author(s): Nicholas L. Fulton, MD

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