Michel D Crema

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint The relationship between subchondral sclerosis detected with MRI and cartilage loss in a cohort of subjects with knee pain: the knee osteoarthritis progression (KOAP) study
    M D Crema
    Department of Radiology, Quantitative Imaging Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA Department of Radiology, Hospital do Coração HCor and Teleimagem, Sao Paulo, Brazil Electronic address
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 22:540-6. 2014
  2. pmc Prevalent cartilage damage and cartilage loss over time are associated with incident bone marrow lesions in the tibiofemoral compartments: the MOST study
    M D Crema
    Department of Radiology, Quantitative Imaging Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 21:306-13. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Three-dimensional turbo spin-echo magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and semiquantitative assessment of knee osteoarthritis: comparison with two-dimensional routine MRI
    M D Crema
    Quantitative Imaging Center, Department of Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 21:428-33. 2013
  4. pmc Peripatellar synovitis: comparison between non-contrast-enhanced and contrast-enhanced MRI and association with pain. The MOST study
    M D Crema
    Department of Radiology, Quantitative Imaging Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 21:413-8. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Scapholunate advanced collapse and scaphoid nonunion advanced collapse: MDCT arthrography features
    Michel D Crema
    Department of Radiology, Quantitative Imaging Center, Boston University School of Medicine, 820 Harrison Ave, FGH Bldg, 3rd Fl, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 199:W202-7. 2012
  6. pmc Contrast-enhanced MRI of subchondral cysts in patients with or at risk for knee osteoarthritis: the MOST study
    M D Crema
    Department of Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine, 820 Harrison Ave, FGH Building, 3rd Floor, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Eur J Radiol 75:e92-6. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging in knee osteoarthritis research: semiquantitative and compositional assessment
    Michel D Crema
    Department of Radiology, Quantitative Imaging Center, Boston University School of Medicine, 820 Harrison Avenue, FGH Building, 3rd Floor, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Magn Reson Imaging Clin N Am 19:295-321. 2011
  8. doi request reprint The relationship between prevalent medial meniscal intrasubstance signal changes and incident medial meniscal tears in women over a 1-year period assessed with 3.0 T MRI
    Michel D Crema
    Department of Radiology, Quantitative Imaging Center, Boston University School of Medicine, 820 Harrison Avenue, FGH Building, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 40:1017-23. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Articular cartilage in the knee: current MR imaging techniques and applications in clinical practice and research
    Michel D Crema
    Department of Radiology, Quantitative Imaging Center, Boston University School of Medicine and Boston Imaging Core Laboratory, 820 Harrison Ave, FGH Building, 3rd Floor, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Radiographics 31:37-61. 2011
  10. doi request reprint MR imaging of intra- and periarticular soft tissues and subchondral bone in knee osteoarthritis
    Michel D Crema
    Quantitative Imaging Center, Department of Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine, 820 Harrison Avenue, FGH Building, 3 rd Floor, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 47:687-701. 2009

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Publications33

  1. doi request reprint The relationship between subchondral sclerosis detected with MRI and cartilage loss in a cohort of subjects with knee pain: the knee osteoarthritis progression (KOAP) study
    M D Crema
    Department of Radiology, Quantitative Imaging Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA Department of Radiology, Hospital do Coração HCor and Teleimagem, Sao Paulo, Brazil Electronic address
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 22:540-6. 2014
    ..To assess the association between subchondral sclerosis detected at baseline with MRI and cartilage loss over time in the same region of the knee in a cohort of subjects with knee pain...
  2. pmc Prevalent cartilage damage and cartilage loss over time are associated with incident bone marrow lesions in the tibiofemoral compartments: the MOST study
    M D Crema
    Department of Radiology, Quantitative Imaging Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 21:306-13. 2013
    ..To assess the association of prevalent cartilage damage and cartilage loss over time with incident bone marrow lesions (BMLs) in the same subregion of the tibiofemoral compartments as detected on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...
  3. doi request reprint Three-dimensional turbo spin-echo magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and semiquantitative assessment of knee osteoarthritis: comparison with two-dimensional routine MRI
    M D Crema
    Quantitative Imaging Center, Department of Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 21:428-33. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate three-dimensional (3D) turbo spin-echo (TSE) magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) for semiquantitative assessment of knee OA...
  4. pmc Peripatellar synovitis: comparison between non-contrast-enhanced and contrast-enhanced MRI and association with pain. The MOST study
    M D Crema
    Department of Radiology, Quantitative Imaging Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 21:413-8. 2013
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  5. doi request reprint Scapholunate advanced collapse and scaphoid nonunion advanced collapse: MDCT arthrography features
    Michel D Crema
    Department of Radiology, Quantitative Imaging Center, Boston University School of Medicine, 820 Harrison Ave, FGH Bldg, 3rd Fl, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 199:W202-7. 2012
    ..The aim of this article is to present the imaging features of scapholunate advanced collapse (SLAC) and scaphoid nonunion advanced collapse (SNAC) on MDCT arthrography...
  6. pmc Contrast-enhanced MRI of subchondral cysts in patients with or at risk for knee osteoarthritis: the MOST study
    M D Crema
    Department of Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine, 820 Harrison Ave, FGH Building, 3rd Floor, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Eur J Radiol 75:e92-6. 2010
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  7. doi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging in knee osteoarthritis research: semiquantitative and compositional assessment
    Michel D Crema
    Department of Radiology, Quantitative Imaging Center, Boston University School of Medicine, 820 Harrison Avenue, FGH Building, 3rd Floor, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Magn Reson Imaging Clin N Am 19:295-321. 2011
    ..Compositional imaging of cartilage has added to our ability to detect early degeneration before morphologic changes are present, which may help to prevent the permanent morphologic changes commonly seen in knee OA...
  8. doi request reprint The relationship between prevalent medial meniscal intrasubstance signal changes and incident medial meniscal tears in women over a 1-year period assessed with 3.0 T MRI
    Michel D Crema
    Department of Radiology, Quantitative Imaging Center, Boston University School of Medicine, 820 Harrison Avenue, FGH Building, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 40:1017-23. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the association of prevalent intrasubstance signal changes with incident tears of the medial meniscus detected on 3.0 T MRI over a 1-year period...
  9. doi request reprint Articular cartilage in the knee: current MR imaging techniques and applications in clinical practice and research
    Michel D Crema
    Department of Radiology, Quantitative Imaging Center, Boston University School of Medicine and Boston Imaging Core Laboratory, 820 Harrison Ave, FGH Building, 3rd Floor, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Radiographics 31:37-61. 2011
    ..These techniques may be used in various combinations and at various magnetic field strengths in clinical and research settings to improve the characterization of changes in cartilage...
  10. doi request reprint MR imaging of intra- and periarticular soft tissues and subchondral bone in knee osteoarthritis
    Michel D Crema
    Quantitative Imaging Center, Department of Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine, 820 Harrison Avenue, FGH Building, 3 rd Floor, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 47:687-701. 2009
    ..Cross-sectional and longitudinal evaluation has enabled us to understand their relevance in explaining pain and structural progression...
  11. doi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging assessment of subchondral bone and soft tissues in knee osteoarthritis
    Michel D Crema
    Department of Radiology, Quantitative Imaging Center, Boston University School of Medicine, 820 Harrison Avenue, FGH Building, 3rd Floor, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Rheum Dis Clin North Am 35:557-77. 2009
    ..Cross-sectional and longitudinal evaluation has enabled practitioners to understand their relevance in explaining pain and structural progression...
  12. doi request reprint The association of prevalent medial meniscal pathology with cartilage loss in the medial tibiofemoral compartment over a 2-year period
    M D Crema
    Quantitative Imaging Center, Department of Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 18:336-43. 2010
    ..To investigate the association of different types of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)-detected medial meniscal pathology with subregional cartilage loss in the medial tibiofemoral compartment...
  13. doi request reprint MDCT arthrography features of ulnocarpal impaction syndrome
    Michel D Crema
    Department of Radiology, Quantitative Imaging Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 193:1376-81. 2009
    ..The aim of this article is to present the imaging patterns of ulnocarpal impaction syndrome (Palmer class II lesions) on MDCT arthrography...
  14. pmc Subchondral cystlike lesions develop longitudinally in areas of bone marrow edema-like lesions in patients with or at risk for knee osteoarthritis: detection with MR imaging--the MOST study
    Michel D Crema
    Quantitative Imaging Center, Department of Radiology, and Clinical Epidemiology Research and Training Unit, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Radiology 256:855-62. 2010
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  15. doi request reprint The association of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)-detected structural pathology of the knee with crepitus in a population-based cohort with knee pain: the MoDEKO study
    M D Crema
    Department of Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine, 820 Harrison Avenue, FGH Building, Third Floor, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 19:1429-32. 2011
    ..In the selected whole-knee model, only meniscal tears were associated with an increased risk for general crepitus. Thus, it seems that crepitus may be associated with pathology in several internal structures...
  16. doi request reprint Hoffa's Fat Pad: Evaluation on Unenhanced MR Images as a Measure of Patellofemoral Synovitis in Osteoarthritis
    Frank W Roemer
    Department of Radiology, Boston University Medical Center, MA, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 192:1696-700. 2009
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  17. pmc Co-localisation of non-cartilaginous articular pathology increases risk of cartilage loss in the tibiofemoral joint--the MOST study
    Frank W Roemer
    Department of Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Ann Rheum Dis 72:942-8. 2013
    ..To assess risk of cartilage loss in the tibiofemoral joint in relation to baseline damage severity, and to analyse the association of nearby pathologic findings on the risk of subsequent cartilage loss...
  18. doi request reprint Assessment of synovitis with contrast-enhanced MRI using a whole-joint semiquantitative scoring system in people with, or at high risk of, knee osteoarthritis: the MOST study
    Ali Guermazi
    Quantitative Imaging Center QIC, Department of Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine, 820 Harrison Avenue, FGH Building, 3rd Floor, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Ann Rheum Dis 70:805-11. 2011
    ..To introduce a comprehensive and reliable scoring system for the assessment of whole-knee joint synovitis based on contrast-enhanced (CE) MRI...
  19. pmc Medial posterior meniscal root tears are associated with development or worsening of medial tibiofemoral cartilage damage: the multicenter osteoarthritis study
    Ali Guermazi
    Quantitative Imaging Center, Department of Radiology, and Clinical Epidemiology Research and Training Unit, Boston University School of Medicine, 820 Harrison Ave, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Radiology 268:814-21. 2013
    ..To assess the association of meniscal root tear with the development or worsening of tibiofemoral cartilage damage...
  20. pmc Presence of MRI-detected joint effusion and synovitis increases the risk of cartilage loss in knees without osteoarthritis at 30-month follow-up: the MOST study
    Frank W Roemer
    Department of Radiology, Boston University Medical Center, FGH Building, 3rd Floor, 820 Harrison Avenue, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Ann Rheum Dis 70:1804-9. 2011
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  21. pmc Tibiofemoral joint osteoarthritis: risk factors for MR-depicted fast cartilage loss over a 30-month period in the multicenter osteoarthritis study
    Frank W Roemer
    Department of Radiology, Boston University Medical Center, 820 Harrison Ave, FGH Building, Third Floor, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Radiology 252:772-80. 2009
    ..To assess baseline factors that may predict fast tibiofemoral cartilage loss over a 30-month period...
  22. doi request reprint Synovitis in Knee Osteoarthritis Assessed by Contrast-enhanced Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) is Associated with Radiographic Tibiofemoral Osteoarthritis and MRI-detected Widespread Cartilage Damage: The MOST Study
    Ali Guermazi
    From the Quantitative Imaging Center QIC, Department of Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA Department of Radiology, Bridgeport Hospital, Yale University School of Medicine, Bridgeport, CT, USA Department of Radiology, University of Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany Clinical Epidemiology Research and Training Unit, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA Department of Radiology, Hospital do Coração HCor and Teleimagem, Sao Paulo, Brazil Oxford UK National Institute for Health Research NIHR Musculoskeletal Biomedical Research Unit, Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Department of Radiology at the University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
    J Rheumatol 41:501-8. 2014
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  23. pmc The association between meniscal damage of the posterior horns and localized posterior synovitis detected on T1-weighted contrast-enhanced MRI--the MOST study
    Frank W Roemer
    Quantitative Imaging Center QIC, Department of Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 42:573-81. 2013
    ..The aim was to assess the cross-sectional associations of posterior horn meniscal damage with perimeniscal synovitis, and with synovitis posterior to the posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) using contrast enhanced (CE) MRI...
  24. pmc Factors associated with meniscal extrusion in knees with or at risk for osteoarthritis: the Multicenter Osteoarthritis study
    Michel D Crema
    Department of Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Radiology 264:494-503. 2012
    ..To assess the associations of meniscal tears, knee mal-alignment, cartilage damage, knee effusion, and body mass index with meniscal extrusion...
  25. doi request reprint Risk factors for magnetic resonance imaging-detected patellofemoral and tibiofemoral cartilage loss during a six-month period: the joints on glucosamine study
    Frank W Roemer
    Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 64:1888-98. 2012
    ..To assess several baseline risk factors that may predict patellofemoral and tibiofemoral cartilage loss during a 6-month period...
  26. doi request reprint MRI-based semiquantitative scoring of joint pathology in osteoarthritis
    Ali Guermazi
    Department of Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine, 820 Harrison Avenue, FGH Building 3rd Floor, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Nat Rev Rheumatol 9:236-51. 2013
    ..Although these new scoring systems offer theoretical advantages over pre-existing systems, whether they offer actual superiority with regard to reliability, responsiveness and validity remains to be seen...
  27. pmc Radiographically occult and subtle fractures: a pictorial review
    Mohamed Jarraya
    Department of Radiology, Musculoskeletal Section, Boston University School of Medicine, 820 Harrison Avenue, FGH Building, 3rd Floor, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Radiol Res Pract 2013:370169. 2013
    ..Our aim is to raise the awareness of radiologists and clinicians in these cases by presenting illustrative cases and a discussion of the relevant literature...
  28. doi request reprint Relevant traumatic injury of the knee joint-MRI follow-up after 7-10 years
    Michel D Crema
    Department of Radiology, Boston Medical Center, Boston University Medical School, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Eur J Radiol 72:473-9. 2009
    ..To evaluate prospectively the history of relevant traumatic knee injuries at least 7 years after trauma by MRI focusing on the development of degenerative changes...
  29. doi request reprint MRI features of cystic lesions around the knee
    Monica D Marra
    Department of Radiology, Boston University Medical Center, FGH Building, 3rd Floor, 820 Harrison Ave, Boston, MA 02118, United States
    Knee 15:423-38. 2008
    ..Clinicians must be aware about the MRI features and the differential diagnosis of cystic lesions around the knee to avoid misdiagnosis...
  30. pmc The Relationship between Meniscal Tears and Meniscal Position
    Deborah M Allen
    New England Baptist Hospital Boston, MA, USA
    Ther Adv Musculoskelet Dis 2:315-23. 2010
    ..These results may have important implications in identifying tear types associated with more meniscal dysfunction, with the ultimate goal of identifying those at greatest risk for knee OA progression...
  31. doi request reprint Semiquantitative assessment of focal cartilage damage at 3T MRI: a comparative study of dual echo at steady state (DESS) and intermediate-weighted (IW) fat suppressed fast spin echo sequences
    Frank W Roemer
    Quantitative Imaging Center QIC, Department of Radiology, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Eur J Radiol 80:e126-31. 2011
    ..The aim of the study was to compare semiquantitative assessment of focal cartilage damage using the dual echo at steady state (DESS)- and intermediate-weighted (IW) fat suppressed (fs) sequences at 3T MRI...
  32. doi request reprint Advances in imaging of osteoarthritis and cartilage
    Frank W Roemer
    Quantitative Imaging Center, Department of Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine, 820 Harrison Ave, FGH Building, 3rd Floor, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Radiology 260:332-54. 2011
    ..Although MR imaging is the most important modality in imaging of OA and cartilage, others such as ultrasonography play a complementary role that will be discussed briefly...
  33. pmc Traumatic injuries of thigh and calf muscles in athletes: role and clinical relevance of MR imaging and ultrasound
    Daichi Hayashi
    Department of Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine, 820 Harrison Avenue, FGH Building, 3rd Floor, Boston, MA, 02118, USA
    Insights Imaging 3:591-601. 2012
    ..Common athletic injuries include strain, contusion and avulsion, which are characterised by muscle fibre disruption, intramuscular haemorrhagic dissection, haematoma at the musculotendinous junction, and perifascial blood or haematoma...