Kasim Abul-Kasim

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Affiliation: Lund University
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Low-dose spine CT: optimisation and clinical implementation
    Kasim Abul-Kasim
    Faculty of Medicine, Division of Neuroradiology, Department of Radiology, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 139:169-72. 2010
  2. pmc Measurement of vertebral rotation in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis with low-dose CT in prone position - method description and reliability analysis
    Kasim Abul-Kasim
    Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, Division of Neuroradiology, Diagnostic Centre for Imaging and Functional Medicine, Skane University Hospital, 20502 Malmo, Sweden
    Scoliosis 5:4. 2010
  3. pmc Swirl sign in intracerebral haemorrhage: definition, prevalence, reliability and prognostic value
    Eufrozina Selariu
    Neuroradiology Division, Diagnostic Centre for Imaging and Functional Medicine, Lund University, Skane University Hospital, Malmo, 205 02, Sweden
    BMC Neurol 12:109. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Spinal epidural lipomatosis: a common imaging feature in Scheuermann disease
    Kasim Abul-Kasim
    Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    J Spinal Disord Tech 25:356-61. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Optimization of radiation exposure and image quality of the cone-beam O-arm intraoperative imaging system in spinal surgery
    Kasim Abul-Kasim
    Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, Division of Neuroradiology, Diagnostic Centre for Imaging and Functional Medicine, Skane University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    J Spinal Disord Tech 25:52-8. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Intracranial manifestations in SAPHO syndrome: the first case report in literature
    Kasim Abul-Kasim
    Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, Diagnostic Centre for Imaging and Functional Medicine, Skane University Hospital, 205 02, Malmo, Sweden
    Rheumatol Int 32:1797-9. 2012
  7. pmc Compression of the lower trunk of the brachial plexus by a cervical rib in two adolescent girls: case reports and surgical treatment
    Lars B Dahlin
    Hand Surgery, , Lund University, , Sweden
    J Brachial Plex Peripher Nerve Inj 4:14. 2009
  8. pmc Advanced radiological work-up as an adjunct to decision in early reconstructive surgery in brachial plexus injuries
    Kasim Abul-Kasim
    Department of Hand Surgery, Skane University Hospital, S 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    J Brachial Plex Peripher Nerve Inj 5:14. 2010
  9. pmc Dural ectasia in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: quantitative assessment on magnetic resonance imaging
    Kasim Abul-Kasim
    Division of Neuroradiology, Diagnostic Centre for Imaging and Functional Medicine, Skane University Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, 205 02, Malmo, Sweden
    Eur Spine J 19:754-9. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Curve length, curve form, and location of lower-end vertebra as a means of identifying the type of scoliosis
    Kasim Abul-Kasim
    Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, Diagnostic Centre for Imaging and Functional Medicine, Skane University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    J Orthop Surg (Hong Kong) 18:1-5. 2010

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Publications31

  1. doi request reprint Low-dose spine CT: optimisation and clinical implementation
    Kasim Abul-Kasim
    Faculty of Medicine, Division of Neuroradiology, Department of Radiology, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 139:169-72. 2010
    ..Tube current modulation (angular and longitudinal) has contributed to 19 % of the total dose reduction and soft tissue algorithm has helped to reduce the artefacts from the metal implants in the postoperative CTs...
  2. pmc Measurement of vertebral rotation in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis with low-dose CT in prone position - method description and reliability analysis
    Kasim Abul-Kasim
    Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, Division of Neuroradiology, Diagnostic Centre for Imaging and Functional Medicine, Skane University Hospital, 20502 Malmo, Sweden
    Scoliosis 5:4. 2010
    ..To our knowledge there is no report in the literature on measurements of vertebral rotation with low-dose computed tomography (CT) in prone position...
  3. pmc Swirl sign in intracerebral haemorrhage: definition, prevalence, reliability and prognostic value
    Eufrozina Selariu
    Neuroradiology Division, Diagnostic Centre for Imaging and Functional Medicine, Lund University, Skane University Hospital, Malmo, 205 02, Sweden
    BMC Neurol 12:109. 2012
    ..The aims of this study were to describe swirl sign in ICH, study its prevalence, study the reliability of the subjective evaluation on computed tomography (CT), and to explore its prognostic value...
  4. ncbi request reprint Spinal epidural lipomatosis: a common imaging feature in Scheuermann disease
    Kasim Abul-Kasim
    Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    J Spinal Disord Tech 25:356-61. 2012
    ..Retrospective study...
  5. doi request reprint Optimization of radiation exposure and image quality of the cone-beam O-arm intraoperative imaging system in spinal surgery
    Kasim Abul-Kasim
    Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, Division of Neuroradiology, Diagnostic Centre for Imaging and Functional Medicine, Skane University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    J Spinal Disord Tech 25:52-8. 2012
    ..Retrospective study...
  6. doi request reprint Intracranial manifestations in SAPHO syndrome: the first case report in literature
    Kasim Abul-Kasim
    Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, Diagnostic Centre for Imaging and Functional Medicine, Skane University Hospital, 205 02, Malmo, Sweden
    Rheumatol Int 32:1797-9. 2012
    ..This is a first report in literature about the central nervous system involvement in a patient with SAPHO syndrome...
  7. pmc Compression of the lower trunk of the brachial plexus by a cervical rib in two adolescent girls: case reports and surgical treatment
    Lars B Dahlin
    Hand Surgery, , Lund University, , Sweden
    J Brachial Plex Peripher Nerve Inj 4:14. 2009
    ..The procedure led to successful results, objectively verified with tests in a work simulator, at one year follow-up...
  8. pmc Advanced radiological work-up as an adjunct to decision in early reconstructive surgery in brachial plexus injuries
    Kasim Abul-Kasim
    Department of Hand Surgery, Skane University Hospital, S 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    J Brachial Plex Peripher Nerve Inj 5:14. 2010
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the concordance between the radiological and clinical findings with the intraoperative findings in adult patients with brachial plexus injuries...
  9. pmc Dural ectasia in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: quantitative assessment on magnetic resonance imaging
    Kasim Abul-Kasim
    Division of Neuroradiology, Diagnostic Centre for Imaging and Functional Medicine, Skane University Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, 205 02, Malmo, Sweden
    Eur Spine J 19:754-9. 2010
    ..Females were affected more frequently than males. As dural sac enlargement means thinning of the pedicles, we believe that the findings of this study have important clinical implications on the preoperative workup of AIS...
  10. ncbi request reprint Curve length, curve form, and location of lower-end vertebra as a means of identifying the type of scoliosis
    Kasim Abul-Kasim
    Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, Diagnostic Centre for Imaging and Functional Medicine, Skane University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    J Orthop Surg (Hong Kong) 18:1-5. 2010
    ..To determine if the curve length, curve form, and location of the lower-end vertebra can identify the type of scoliosis...
  11. ncbi request reprint Combined clinical and radiological prognostic model in acute ischemic stroke
    Kasim Abul Kasim
    Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, Sweden
    Acta Neurol Belg 110:239-45. 2010
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  12. pmc The rate of screw misplacement in segmental pedicle screw fixation in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis
    Kasim Abul-Kasim
    Division of Neuroradiology, Lund University, Diagnostic Centre for Imaging and Functional Medicine, Skane University Hospital, Sweden
    Acta Orthop 82:50-5. 2011
    ..We studied the effect of learning on the rate of screw misplacement in patients with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis treated with segmental pedicle screw fixation...
  13. pmc Extensive central nervous system involvement in Merkel cell carcinoma: a case report and review of the literature
    Kasim Abul-Kasim
    Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, Diagnostic Centre for Imaging and Functional Medicine, Skane University Hospital, 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    J Med Case Reports 5:35. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  14. pmc Increased rod stiffness improves the degree of deformity correction by segmental pedicle screw fixation in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis
    Kasim Abul-Kasim
    Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, Division of Neuroradiology, Diagnostic Centre for Imaging and Functional Medicine, Skane University Hospital, 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Scoliosis 6:13. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  15. pmc Patients with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis of Lenke type-1 curve exhibit specific pedicle width pattern
    Kasim Abul-Kasim
    Faculty of Medicine, Division of Neuroradiology, Diagnostic Centre for Imaging and Functional Medicine, Skane University Hospital, Lund University, 205 02, Malmo, Sweden
    Eur Spine J 21:57-63. 2012
    ..Study aim was to find out if patients with Lenke type 1 curve exhibit smaller pedicles and specific pedicle width pattern compared with individuals with no scoliosis...
  16. ncbi request reprint Transient ischemic attack with deceptive presentation
    Kasim Abul-Kasim
    Division of Neuroradiology, Department of Radiology, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Acta Neurol Belg 109:333-5. 2009
    ..Efforts to define patients with TIA with risk of developing major stroke are ongoing. We hereby exhort for more effort to include hemodynamic studies as early as possible in the radiological work-up of TIA...
  17. doi request reprint The neuroanatomic localization of Epstein-Barr virus encephalitis may be a predictive factor for its clinical outcome: a case report and review of 100 cases in 28 reports
    Kasim Abul-Kasim
    Department of Radiology, Section of Neuroradiology, Malmo University Hospital, University of Lund, Sweden
    J Child Neurol 24:720-6. 2009
    ..The highest mortality rate was among patients with isolated brain stem involvement. In conclusion, neuroanatomic distribution of the radiological abnormalities in Epstein-Barr virus encephalitis may be useful as a prognostic marker...
  18. doi request reprint Low-dose helical computed tomography (CT) in the perioperative workup of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis
    Kasim Abul-Kasim
    Department of Radiology, Section of Neuroradiology, University of Lund, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Eur Radiol 19:610-8. 2009
    ..09 mSv). This dose reduction conveyed no impact on image quality. This low dose spine CT protocol allows detailed evaluation that is necessary for preoperative planning and postoperative evaluation...
  19. ncbi request reprint Added diagnostic utility of CT perfusion and CT angiography in acute ischemic stroke. Evaluation of three different patient categories
    Kasim Abul-Kasim
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Lund, Sweden
    Funct Neurol 24:93-8. 2009
    ..Of the 29 patients admitted with TIA, only 22 patients still had this diagnosis on discharge from the stroke unit. Given the risk of impending stroke, it would be important to include these modalities in the initial workup of TIA...
  20. doi request reprint Hyperdense middle cerebral artery sign is an ominous prognostic marker despite optimal workflow
    K Abul-Kasim
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Lund, Division of Neuroradiology, Department of Radiology, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Acta Neurol Scand 122:132-9. 2010
    ....
  21. pmc Radiological and clinical outcome of screw placement in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: evaluation with low-dose computed tomography
    Kasim Abul-Kasim
    Division of Neuroradiology, Department of Radiology, Malmo University Hospital, 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Eur Spine J 19:96-104. 2010
    ..We recommend using low-dose CT and the grading system proposed here in the postoperative assessment of screw placement...
  22. pmc Tonsillar ectopia in idiopathic scoliosis: does it play a role in the pathogenesis and prognosis or is it only an incidental finding?
    Kasim Abul-Kasim
    Lund University, Sweden
    Scoliosis 4:25. 2009
    ..There is an ongoing controversy about the significance of tonsillar ectopia among patients with idiopathic scoliosis (IS)...
  23. doi request reprint Low-dose computed tomography of the paranasal sinuses: radiation doses and reliability analysis
    Kasim Abul-Kasim
    Division of Neuroradiology, Department of Radiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Lund, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Am J Otolaryngol 32:47-51. 2011
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Interobserver and intraobserver agreement in the evaluation of CT perfusion in ischemic stroke
    Kasim Abul-Kasim
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Lund and Division of Neuroradiology, Department od Radiology, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Funct Neurol 24:139-45. 2009
    ..Experience and also a short training period increase the reliability of the method and reduce the time needed for delivery of the results to the treating clinician...
  25. doi request reprint Hyperdense middle cerebral artery sign in multidetector computed tomography: definition, occurrence, and reliability analysis
    Kasim Abul-Kasim
    Faculty of Medicine, Section of Neuroradiology, Department of Radiology, University of Lund, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Neurol India 57:143-50. 2009
    ....
  26. doi request reprint Reliability of low-radiation dose CT in the assessment of screw placement after posterior scoliosis surgery, evaluated with a new grading system
    Kasim Abul-Kasim
    Department of Radiology, Section of Neuroradiology, University of Lund, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden Kasim Abul
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:941-8. 2009
    ..A retrospective study...
  27. doi request reprint Prognosis of aphasia in stroke patients early after iv thrombolysis
    Christine Kremer
    Department of Neurology, Skane University Hospital, Lund University, Sweden
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 115:289-92. 2013
    ..Intravenous rt-PA (iv) thrombolysis is given more deliberately to these patients. Early outcome data is lacking. Aim of this study was to determine early benefit from rt-PA in patients with aphasia...
  28. pmc Early do-not-resuscitate orders in intracerebral haemorrhage; frequency and predictive value for death and functional outcome. A retrospective cohort study
    Marco Brizzi
    Department of Neurology, Malmo, Sweden
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 20:36. 2012
    ..We aimed to determine the frequency and predictive factors of DNR-orders and its association to prognosis, in ICH patients, in Scandinavia...
  29. pmc Computed tomography measurements of different dimensions of maxillary and frontal sinuses
    Pernilla Sahlstrand-Johnson
    Department of Oto Rhino Laryngology, Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, Skane University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    BMC Med Imaging 11:8. 2011
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Reduction of flow velocities in patients with ischemic events in the middle cerebral artery--long-term follow-up with ultrasound
    Christine Kremer
    Department of Neurology, Skåne University Hospital Malmö, Lund University, Sweden
    Acta Neurol Belg 111:111-5. 2011
    ..We found that a relatively high percentage (40%) of patients suffered ischemic event in the MCA territory with initial reduction of flow velocity on TCCS showed persistent reduction on long term follow-up...
  31. ncbi request reprint Intradural spinal tumors: current classification and MRI features
    Kasim Abul-Kasim
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Malmo, Malmo, Sweden
    Neuroradiology 50:301-14. 2008
    ..This comprehensive review focuses on the current classification, clinical symptoms, and MRI features of the more common intradural extramedullary and intramedullary neoplastic lesions. This review does not include extradural lesions...