Recent Publications

August 2015

Imaging Foreign Bodies: Ingested, Aspirated, and Inserted
Hsiang-Jer Tseng, MD, Tarek N. Hanna, MD, Waqas Shuaib, MD, Majid Aized, MD, Faisal Khosa, MD, MBA, Ken F. Linnau, MD, MS

July 2015

Beyond decreased bowel enhancement: acute abnormalities of the mesenteric and portal vasculature
Claire K. Sandstrom, Christopher R. Ingraham, Eric J. Monroe, Guy E. Johnson
Abdom Imaging (2015), DOI: 10.1007/s00261-015-0498-5


Geriatric Trauma: A Radiologist’s Guide to Imaging Trauma Patients Aged 65 Years and Older
Claudia T. Sadro, MD, Claire K. Sandstrom, MD, Nupur Verma, MD, Martin L. Gunn, MD
RadioGraphics 2015; 35:1263–1285


Imaging of Urinary System Trauma
Joel A. Gross, MD, Bruce E. Lehnert, MD, Ken F. Linnau, MD, Bryan B. Voelzke, MD, MS, Claire K. Sandstrom, MD
Radiol Clin N Am 53 (2015) 773–788


Improving Outcomes in the Patient with Polytrauma: A Review of the Role of Whole-Body Computed Tomography
Martin L. Gunn, MBChB, FRANZCR, Digna R. Kool, MD, Bruce E. Lehnert, MD
Radiol Clin N Am 53 (2015) 639–656

April 2015

Identification of superior mesenteric artery syndrome from vascular angle measurements
Ryan Gould, MD, Claire K. Sandstrom, MD, Jared Strote, MD, MS

March 2015

Acute Shoulder Trauma: What the Surgeon Wants to Know
Claire K. Sandstrom, MD, Stephen A. Kennedy, MD, Joel A. Gross, MD
RadioGraphics 2015; 35:475–492.


Core curriculum illustration: blunt cerebrovascular injury
Nupur Verma, Bruce E. Lehnert, Steven H. Mitchell, Ken F. Linnau
Emerg Radiol, DOI 10.1007/s10140-015-1317-6

February 2015

Core curriculum illustration: scapulothoracic disassociation
Nupur Verma, Ken F. Linnau
Emerg Radiol, DOI 10.1007/s10140-015-1299-4.


Radiology of foreign bodies: how do we image them?
Christopher R. Ingraham, Lorenzo Mannelli, Jeffrey D. Robinson, Ken F. Linnau
Emerg Radiol, DOI 10.1007/s10140-015-1294-9

January 2015

Measurements of Epidural Space Depth Using Preexisting CT Scans Correlate with Loss of Resistance Depth during Thoracic Epidural Catheter Placement
Nathaniel H. Greene, Benjamin G. Cobb, Ken F. Linnau, and Christopher D. Kent
Hindawi Publishing Corporation, Anesthesiology Research and Practice, Volume 2015, Article ID 545902, 6 pages.

December 2014

Beyond the DICOM header: additional issues in deidentification
Robinson JD
AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2014 Dec;203(6):W658-64. doi: 10.2214/AJR.13.11789


Re: Urotrauma: AUA Guideline
Gross JA, Sandstrom CK, Robinson JD
J Urol. 2014 Dec 1. pii: S0022-5347(14)04705-3. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2014.09.121. [Epub ahead of print]


Coronary anomalies encountered in the acute setting: an imaging review
Shuaib W, Arepalli C, Vijayasarathi A, Gunn ML, Nicolau S, Mehta AS, Johnson JO, Khosa F
Emerg Radiol. 2014 Dec;21(6):631-41. doi: 10.1007/s10140-014-1238-9. Epub 2014 May 27.


Multimodality imaging of diseases of the duodenum
McNeeley M, Lalwani N, Dhakshina Moorthy G, Maki J, Dighe MK, Lehnert B, Prasad SR
Abdom Imaging. 2014 Dec;39(6):1330-49. doi: 10.1007/s00261-014-0157-2

November 2014

Beyond broken spines-what the radiologist needs to know about late complications of spinal cord injury
Capps E, Linnau KF, Crane DA
Insights Imaging. 2014 Dec 11. [Epub ahead of print]


Subperitoneal extension of disease processes between the chest, abdomen, and the pelvis
Osman S, Moshiri M, Robinson TJ, Gunn M, Lehnert B, Sundarkumar D, Katz DS
Abdom Imaging. 2014 Nov 18. [Epub ahead of print]


Current Concepts in Imaging Evaluation of Penetrating Transmediastinal Injury
Gunn ML, Clark RT, Sadro CT, Linnau KF, Sandstrom CK
Radiographics 2014 Nov-Dec;34(7):1824-41

October 2014

ASER Core Curriculum Illustration Project: coronal femoral condyle (Hoffa) fracture
Cheng S, Zaidi SF, Linnau KF
Emerg Radiol. 2014 Oct 30. [Epub ahead of print]


Impact of incremental increase in CT image noise on detection of low-contrast hypodense liver lesions.
Kanal KM, Chung JH, Wang J, Bhargava P, Gunn ML, Shuman WP, Stewart BK.
Acad Radiol. 2014 Oct;21(10):1233-9. doi: 10.1016/j.acra.2014.05.011. Epub 2014 Jul 30.

September 2014

Enhancement of the pulmonary arteries and thoracic aorta: comparison of a biphasic contrast injection and fixed delay protocol with a monophasic injection and a timing bolus protocol
Cornea AM, McCullough BJ, Mitsumori LM, Gunn ML
Emerg Radiol. 2014 Sep 17. [Epub ahead of print]


Imaging of complications of common bariatric surgical procedures
Lehnert B, Moshiri M, Osman S, Khandelwal S, Elojeimy S, Bhargava P, Katz DS
Radiol Clin North Am. 2014 Sep;52(5):1071-86. doi: 10.1016/j.rcl.2014.05.009. Epub 2014 Jul 3.

August 2014

Nuclear medicine and the emergency department patient: an illustrative case-based approach
Behnia F, Gross JA, Ragucci M, Monti S, Mancini M, Elman S, Vesselle H, Mannelli L
Radiol Med. 2014 Aug 13. [Epub ahead of print]

July 2014

Variability in management recommendations for incidental thyroid nodules detected on CT of the cervical spine in the emergency department
Lehnert BE, Sandstrom CK, Gross JA, Dighe M, Linnau KF
J Am Coll Radiol. 2014 Jul;11(7):681-5. doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2013.12.007. Epub 2014 Mar 19

June 2014

Imaging Abuse
Robinson JD
J Am Coll Radiol. 2014 Jun 24. pii: S1546-1440(14)00284-1. doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2014.05.019. [Epub ahead of print]

February 2014

Core curriculum illustration: testicular torsion
Osman S, Zaidi SF, Lehnert BE, Linnau KF
Emerg Radiol. 2014 Feb 28. [Epub ahead of print]


Core curriculum illustration: cerebral venous thrombosis
Zaidi SF, Nickels D, Linnau KF
Emerg Radiol. 2014 Feb;21(1):83-4. doi: 10.1007/s10140-013-1189-6. Epub 2014 Jan 9

January 2014

Minimal aortic injury of the thoracic aorta: imaging appearances and outcome
Gunn ML, Lehnert BE, Lungren RS, Narparla CB, Mitsumori L, Gross JA, Starnes B
Emerg Radiol. 2014 Jan 11. [Epub ahead of print]

December 2013

Second and third trimester bleeding
Lehnert BE, Dighe MK
Ultrasound Q. 2013 Dec;29(4):303-5. doi: 10.1097/RUQ.0000000000000047


Podcast: Basics of Knee Radiographs
Sandstrom C.
MedEdPORTAL; December 2, 2013

October 2013

Burst fractures of the lumbar spine in frontal crashes
Kaufman RP, Ching RP, Willis MM, Mack CD, Gross JA, Bulger EM
Accid Anal Prev. 2013 Oct;59:153-63. doi: 10.1016/j.aap.2013.05.023. Epub 2013 Jun 3

September 2013

Lower male genitourinary trauma: a pictorial review
Lehnert BE, Sadro C, Monroe E, Moshiri M
Emerg Radiol. 2014 Feb;21(1):67-74. doi: 10.1007/s10140-013-1159-z. Epub 2013 Sep 20

July 2013

Symptomatic extraperitoneal bladder perforation following transurethral bladder surgery: Imaging with CT Urography

Mannelli L, Gross JA, Medverd JR, Bhargava P, Bastawrous S.

Int Braz J Urol. 2013 Jul-Aug;39(4):599-601. doi: 10.1590/S1677-5538.IBJU.2013.04.21

June 2013

Effect of an Image-Sharing Network on CT Utilization for Transferred Trauma Patients:

A 5-Year Experience at a Level 1 Trauma Center

Psoter KJ, Roudsari BS, Vaughn M, Fine GC, Jarvik JG, Gunn ML

Journal of the American College of Radiology 2013 Jun 12. pii: S1546-1440(13)00114-2


Evaluating contrast agent waste and costs of weight-based CT contrast bolus protocols using single- or multiple-dose packaging

Robinson JD, Mitsumori LM, Linnau KFf

American Journal of Roentgenology 2013;200: W617-W620


Journal club: How radiation exposure histories influence physician imaging decisions: a multicenter radiologist survey study

Pandharipande PV, Eisenberg JD, Avery LL, Gunn ML, Kang SK, Megibow AJ, Turan EA, Harvey HB, Kong CY, Dowling EC, Halpern EF, Donelan K, Gazelle GS

American Journal of Roentgenology 2013 Jun;200(6):1275-83

April 2013

A text processing pipeline to extract recommendations from radiology reports

Yetisgen-Yildiz M, Gunn ML, Xia F, Payne TH

Journal of Biomedical Informatics Apr 2013; 46(2): 354-362

March 2013

Frequency of External Iliac Artery Branch Injury in Blunt Trauma: Improved Detection with Selective External Iliac Angiography

Johnson GE, Sandstrom CK, Kogut MJ, Ingraham CR, Stratil PG, Valji K, Vo NJ, Glickerman D, Hippe DS, Padia SA

Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology Mar 2013; 24(3): 363-369


Practical Considerations to Setting Up a Radiology CME Conference: How We Do It

Gross JA, Fisher CW, Thapa MM

Academic Radiology March 2013; 20(3): 382-386

February 2013

Transfer Patient Imaging: Current Status, Review of the Literature, and the Harborview Experience

McNeeley MF, Gunn ML, Robinson JD

Journal of the American College of Radiology Published on-line Feb 14, 2013.


Pictorial Essay of Pediatric Upper Extremity Trauma: Nomal Variants and Unique Injuries

Thapa MM, Iyer RS, Gross JA

Canadian Association of Radiologists Journal Published on-line Feb 14, 2013.

January 2013

Establishing a Fellowship Education Committee

Iyer RS, Bhargava P, Sandstrom CK, Dicks DL, Reddy GP

Journal of the American College of Radiology Published on-line Jan 18, 2013.

December 2012

Review: Imaging of Trauma: Part 1, Pseudotrauma of the Spine—Osseous Variants That May Simulate Injury

Robert B. Carr, Kathleen R. Tozer Fink, and Joel A. Gross

AJR December 2012 199:1200-1206


Review: Imaging of Trauma: Part 2, Abdominal Trauma and Pregnancy—A Radiologist’s Guide to Doing What Is Best for the Mother and Baby

Claudia Sadro, Mark P. Bernstein, and Kalpana M. Kanal

AJR December 2012 199:1207-1219


Review: Software Aids for Radiologists: Part 1, Useful Photoshop Skills

Joel A. Gross and Mahesh M. Thapa

AJR December 2012 199:W704-W713


Original Research: Interrater Agreement in the Evaluation of Discrepant Imaging Findings With the Radpeer System

Leila C. Bender, Ken F. Linnau, Eric N. Meier, Yoshimi Anzai, and Martin L. Gunn

AJR December 2012 199:1320-1327


Aortic dissection in osteogenesis imperfecta: case report and review of the literature.

McNeeley MF, Dontchos BN, Laflamme MA, Hubka M, Sadro CT.

Emerg Radiol. 2012 Dec;19(6):553-6.

November 2012

Implementation of the ACR Dose Index Registry at a Large Academic Institution: Early Experience.

Robinson TJ, Robinson JD, Kanal KM.

J Digit Imaging. 2012 Nov 14.


Challenges to Protocol Optimization Due to Unexpected Variation of CT Contrast Dose Amount and Flow.

Robinson TJ, Robinson JD, Hippe DS, Mitsumori LM.

J Digit Imaging. 2012 Nov 10.

October 2012

Transfer patient imaging: a survey of members of the American Society of Emergency Radiology.

Robinson JD, McNeeley MF.

Emerg Radiol. 2012 Oct;19(5):447-54.

September 2012

Using the internet for image transfer in a regional trauma network: Effect on CT repeat rate, cost and radiation exposure

Flanagan P, Relyea-Chew A, Gross JA, Gunn ML

Journal of the American College of Radiology, 2012 Sep;9(9):648-56.

August 2012

Utility of ultrasound for evaluating the appendix during the second and third trimester of pregnancy.

Lehnert BE, Gross JA, Linnau KF, Moshiri M.

Emerg Radiol. 2012 Aug;19(4):293-9.

July 2012

Abdominal impalement from motor vehicle crash.

Gross JA, Bulger EM, Guno A, Foy H.

Curr Probl Diagn Radiol. 2012 Jul;41(4):142-3.


Blunt urinary bladder trauma.

Zacharias C, Robinson JD, Linnau KF, Mannelli L.

Curr Probl Diagn Radiol. 2012 Jul;41(4):140-1.


Left hemidiaphragm rupture following high-speed motor vehicle crash.

Bittle M, Hoffer E, Robinson JD.

Curr Probl Diagn Radiol. 2012 Jul;41(4):130-2.

June 2012

The skeptical technophile: iPad review.

Robinson JD.

J Digit Imaging. 2012 Jun;25(3):365-8.

April 2012

Pediatric Emergencies of the upper and lower airway

Chapman T, Sandstrom CK, Parnell SE

Applied Radiology, 2012 Apr: 10-13.

March 2012

An unusual oral mass.

Mannelli L, Hoang MV, Sabath AP, Linnau KF.

Gastroenterology. 2012 Mar;142(3):e14-5.

February 2012

Imaging of duodenal diverticula and their complications.

Bittle MM, Gunn ML, Gross JA, Rohrmann CA.

Curr Probl Diagn Radiol. 2012 Jan-Feb;41(1):20-9.


Noncontrast functional MRI of the kidneys.

Mannelli L, Maki JH, Osman SF, Chandarana H, Lomas DJ, Shuman WP, Linnau KF, Green DE, Laffi G, Moshiri M.

Curr Urol Rep. 2012 Feb;13(1):99-107.


Blunt abdominal aortic injury.

Shalhub S, Starnes BW, Tran NT, Hatsukami TS, Lundgren RS, Davis CW, Quade S, Gunn M.

J Vasc Surg. 2012 May;55(5):1277-85. Epub 2012 Feb 8.

January 2012

Computed tomography diagnosis of myocardial infarction in a patient with normal initial cardiac biomarkers.

Hoang MV, Linnau KF, Gill EA, Lehnert BE, Mannelli L.

Emerg Radiol. 2012 Jan;19(1):75-8.


Imaging of aortic and branch vessel trauma.

Gunn ML.

Radiol Clin North Am. 2012 Jan;50(1):85-103.


A new classification scheme for treating blunt aortic injury.

Starnes BW, Lundgren RS, Gunn M, Quade S, Hatsukami TS, Tran NT, Mokadam N, Aldea G.

J Vasc Surg. 2012 Jan;55(1):47-54. Epub 2011 Nov 29.

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