Ulrich Weber

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Development and validation of a magnetic resonance imaging reference criterion for defining a positive sacroiliac joint magnetic resonance imaging finding in spondyloarthritis
    Ulrich Weber
    Balgrist University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 65:977-85. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Advances and challenges in spondyloarthritis imaging for diagnosis and assessment of disease
    Ulrich Weber
    562 Heritage Medical Research Building, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Curr Rheumatol Rep 15:345. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Assessment of active spinal inflammatory changes in patients with axial spondyloarthritis: validation of whole body MRI against conventional MRI
    Ulrich Weber
    Department of Rheumatology, Balgrist University Hospital, Forchstrasse 340, Zurich, Switzerland
    Ann Rheum Dis 69:648-53. 2010
  4. doi request reprint The diagnostic utility of magnetic resonance imaging in spondylarthritis: an international multicenter evaluation of one hundred eighty-seven subjects
    Ulrich Weber
    Balgrist University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Arthritis Rheum 62:3048-58. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Fat infiltration on magnetic resonance imaging of the sacroiliac joints has limited diagnostic utility in nonradiographic axial spondyloarthritis
    Ulrich Weber
    From the Department of Rheumatology and the Department of Radiology, Balgrist University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland Copenhagen Center for Arthritis Research, Center for Rheumatology and Spinal Diseases, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark Rufibach rePROstat, Basel, Switzerland Department of Ophthalmology, the Department of Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging, and the Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Rheumatol 41:75-83. 2014
  6. pmc Anterior chest wall inflammation by whole-body magnetic resonance imaging in patients with spondyloarthritis: lack of association between clinical and imaging findings in a cross-sectional study
    Ulrich Weber
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, 562 Heritage Medical Research Building, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, T6G 2S2, Canada
    Arthritis Res Ther 14:R3. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Assessment of structural lesions in sacroiliac joints enhances diagnostic utility of magnetic resonance imaging in early spondylarthritis
    Ulrich Weber
    Department of Rhuematology, Balgrist University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 62:1763-71. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Sensitivity and specificity of spinal inflammatory lesions assessed by whole-body magnetic resonance imaging in patients with ankylosing spondylitis or recent-onset inflammatory back pain
    Ulrich Weber
    Balgrist University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Arthritis Rheum 61:900-8. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Validation of whole-body against conventional magnetic resonance imaging for scoring acute inflammatory lesions in the sacroiliac joints of patients with spondylarthritis
    Ulrich Weber
    Department of Rheumatology, Balgrist University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Arthritis Rheum 61:893-9. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Methodologies for semiquantitative evaluation of hip osteoarthritis by magnetic resonance imaging: approaches based on the whole organ and focused on active lesions
    Jacob L Jaremko
    From the Department of Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada Department of Radiology and Department of Rheumatology, Balgrist University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland Department of Medicine, CHU de Nancy Brabois, Vandoeuvre, France Department of Radiology, Klinikum Augsburg, Augsburg, Germany Quantitative Imaging Center QIC, Department of Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia and Research Scientist, Arthritis Research Centre of Canada, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada St Vincent s Hospital, Victoria, Australia Radiology Department, Craigavon Area Hospital, Southern Health and Social Care Trust, Portadown, Northern Ireland National Institute for Health Research NIHR Leeds Musculoskeletal Biomedical Research Unit, Chapel Allerton Hospital, Leeds, UK Department of Rheumatology, Copenhagen University Hospital at Glostrup, Copenhagen, Denmark Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Rheumatol 41:359-69. 2014

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Development and validation of a magnetic resonance imaging reference criterion for defining a positive sacroiliac joint magnetic resonance imaging finding in spondyloarthritis
    Ulrich Weber
    Balgrist University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 65:977-85. 2013
    ..To validate a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) reference criterion for a positive sacroiliac (SI) joint MRI finding based on the level of confidence in the classification of spondyloarthritis (SpA) by expert MRI readers...
  2. doi request reprint Advances and challenges in spondyloarthritis imaging for diagnosis and assessment of disease
    Ulrich Weber
    562 Heritage Medical Research Building, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Curr Rheumatol Rep 15:345. 2013
    ..Improved use of imaging may have much potential to enable better management of SpA...
  3. doi request reprint Assessment of active spinal inflammatory changes in patients with axial spondyloarthritis: validation of whole body MRI against conventional MRI
    Ulrich Weber
    Department of Rheumatology, Balgrist University Hospital, Forchstrasse 340, Zurich, Switzerland
    Ann Rheum Dis 69:648-53. 2010
    ....
  4. doi request reprint The diagnostic utility of magnetic resonance imaging in spondylarthritis: an international multicenter evaluation of one hundred eighty-seven subjects
    Ulrich Weber
    Balgrist University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Arthritis Rheum 62:3048-58. 2010
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Fat infiltration on magnetic resonance imaging of the sacroiliac joints has limited diagnostic utility in nonradiographic axial spondyloarthritis
    Ulrich Weber
    From the Department of Rheumatology and the Department of Radiology, Balgrist University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland Copenhagen Center for Arthritis Research, Center for Rheumatology and Spinal Diseases, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark Rufibach rePROstat, Basel, Switzerland Department of Ophthalmology, the Department of Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging, and the Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Rheumatol 41:75-83. 2014
    ....
  6. pmc Anterior chest wall inflammation by whole-body magnetic resonance imaging in patients with spondyloarthritis: lack of association between clinical and imaging findings in a cross-sectional study
    Ulrich Weber
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, 562 Heritage Medical Research Building, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, T6G 2S2, Canada
    Arthritis Res Ther 14:R3. 2012
    ..Our goals in this study were to describe the distribution of ACW inflammation by WB MRI in both early and established SpA and associations between clinical and imaging findings indicative of inflammation...
  7. doi request reprint Assessment of structural lesions in sacroiliac joints enhances diagnostic utility of magnetic resonance imaging in early spondylarthritis
    Ulrich Weber
    Department of Rhuematology, Balgrist University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 62:1763-71. 2010
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Sensitivity and specificity of spinal inflammatory lesions assessed by whole-body magnetic resonance imaging in patients with ankylosing spondylitis or recent-onset inflammatory back pain
    Ulrich Weber
    Balgrist University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Arthritis Rheum 61:900-8. 2009
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Validation of whole-body against conventional magnetic resonance imaging for scoring acute inflammatory lesions in the sacroiliac joints of patients with spondylarthritis
    Ulrich Weber
    Department of Rheumatology, Balgrist University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Arthritis Rheum 61:893-9. 2009
    ..This study is validating whole-body MRI against the current MRI standard for assessing active inflammatory lesions of the SI joints in patients with SpA...
  10. doi request reprint Methodologies for semiquantitative evaluation of hip osteoarthritis by magnetic resonance imaging: approaches based on the whole organ and focused on active lesions
    Jacob L Jaremko
    From the Department of Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada Department of Radiology and Department of Rheumatology, Balgrist University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland Department of Medicine, CHU de Nancy Brabois, Vandoeuvre, France Department of Radiology, Klinikum Augsburg, Augsburg, Germany Quantitative Imaging Center QIC, Department of Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia and Research Scientist, Arthritis Research Centre of Canada, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada St Vincent s Hospital, Victoria, Australia Radiology Department, Craigavon Area Hospital, Southern Health and Social Care Trust, Portadown, Northern Ireland National Institute for Health Research NIHR Leeds Musculoskeletal Biomedical Research Unit, Chapel Allerton Hospital, Leeds, UK Department of Rheumatology, Copenhagen University Hospital at Glostrup, Copenhagen, Denmark Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Rheumatol 41:359-69. 2014
    ..Our objective was (1) to review the imaging features relevant to the assessment of severity and progression of hip OA; and (2) to review currently used methods to grade these features in existing hip OA scoring systems...
  11. pmc Can erosions on MRI of the sacroiliac joints be reliably detected in patients with ankylosing spondylitis? - A cross-sectional study
    Ulrich Weber
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, 562 Heritage Medical Research Building, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2S2
    Arthritis Res Ther 14:R124. 2012
    ..The goals of this study were to assess the reproducibility of erosion and related features, namely, extended erosion (EE) and backfill (BF) of excavated erosion, in the SIJ using a standardized MRI methodology...
  12. doi request reprint Diagnostic utility of MRI in early spondyloarthritis
    Walter P Maksymowych
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, T6G 2S2, Canada
    Curr Rheumatol Rep 13:402-8. 2011
    ..Interest in MRI for SpA is poised for substantial growth...
  13. ncbi request reprint The impact of MRI on the clinical management of inflammatory arthritides
    Ulrich Weber
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, University of Alberta, 562 Heritage Medical Research Centre, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Skeletal Radiol 40:1153-73. 2011
    ..Research should focus on the prognostic significance of MRI lesions in larger cohorts and whether adding MRI to routine care improves clinical and radiographic outcome in patients with inflammatory arthritides...
  14. doi request reprint Tumor necrosis factor α inhibition in radiographic and nonradiographic axial spondyloarthritis: results from a large observational cohort
    Adrian Ciurea
    University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Arthritis Rheum 65:3096-106. 2013
    ....
  15. doi request reprint Preliminary validation of 2 magnetic resonance image scoring systems for osteoarthritis of the hip according to the OMERACT filter
    Walter P Maksymowych
    From the Department of Medicine, and the Department of Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Department of Medicine, CHU de Nancy Brabois, Vandoeuvre, France Department of Rheumatology, Balgrist University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland Department of Radiology at University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Klinikum Augsburg, Augsburg, Germany Quantitative Imaging Center, Department of Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA Arthritis Research Centre, Richmond, British Columbia, Canada
    J Rheumatol 41:370-8. 2014
    ..We assessed the feasibility and reliability of 2 previously developed scoring methods: (1) the Hip Inflammation MRI Scoring System (HIMRISS) and (2) the Hip Osteoarthritis MRI Scoring System (HOAMS)...
  16. doi request reprint Sensitivity and specificity of magnetic resonance imaging for axial spondyloarthritis
    Ulrich Weber
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Med Sci 341:272-7. 2011
    ..Single MRI lesions suggestive of inflammation can be found in the SIJ and the spine in up to one quarter of healthy controls and young patients with mechanical back pain...
  17. pmc Complex regional pain syndrome 1--the Swiss cohort study
    Florian Brunner
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rheumatology, Balgrist University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 9:92. 2008
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint How does imaging help the clinician in the evaluation and management of spondyloarthritis?
    Ulrich Weber
    Department of Rheumatology, Balgrist University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Skeletal Radiol 37:487-90. 2008