Carolyn M Sofka

Summary

Affiliation: Hospital for Special Surgery
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Tracking rheumatic disease through imaging
    Carolyn M Sofka
    Department of Radiology and Imaging, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Rheum Dis Clin North Am 39:633-44. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Postoperative magnetic resonance imaging of the foot and ankle
    Carolyn M Sofka
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Department of Radiology and Imaging, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 37:556-65. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound diagnosis of chondrocalcinosis in the knee
    Carolyn M Sofka
    Department of Radiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 31:43-5. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound-guided adult hip injections
    Carolyn M Sofka
    Department of Radiology and Imaging Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 16:1121-3. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Imaging of stress fractures
    Carolyn M Sofka
    Department of Radiology and Imaging, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Clin Sports Med 25:53-62, viii. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Optimizing techniques for musculoskeletal imaging of the postoperative patient
    Carolyn M Sofka
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 44:323-9. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Utility of sonography for the diagnosis of adductor avulsion injury ("thigh splints")
    Carolyn M Sofka
    Department of Radiology and Imaging, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 E 70th St, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 25:913-6. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Sonography of the acetabular labrum: visualization of labral injuries during intra-articular injections
    Carolyn M Sofka
    Department of Radiology and Imaging, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 E 70th St, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 25:1321-6. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Current applications of advanced cross-sectional imaging techniques in evaluating the painful arthroplasty
    Carolyn M Sofka
    Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 36:183-93. 2007
  10. pmc Magnetic resonance imaging of adhesive capsulitis: correlation with clinical staging
    Carolyn M Sofka
    Department of Radiology and Imaging, Magnetic Resonance Imaging Division, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY, 10021, USA
    HSS J 4:164-9. 2008

Detail Information

Publications31

  1. doi request reprint Tracking rheumatic disease through imaging
    Carolyn M Sofka
    Department of Radiology and Imaging, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Rheum Dis Clin North Am 39:633-44. 2013
    ..Molecular imaging has begun to play an innovative role in evaluating patients with arthritis, aiming to identify disease earlier and provide greater specificity...
  2. doi request reprint Postoperative magnetic resonance imaging of the foot and ankle
    Carolyn M Sofka
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Department of Radiology and Imaging, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 37:556-65. 2013
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound diagnosis of chondrocalcinosis in the knee
    Carolyn M Sofka
    Department of Radiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 31:43-5. 2002
    ..We describe a case of sonographic detection of cartilage calcification in the trochlea of the knee which was radiographically occult...
  4. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound-guided adult hip injections
    Carolyn M Sofka
    Department of Radiology and Imaging Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 16:1121-3. 2005
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Imaging of stress fractures
    Carolyn M Sofka
    Department of Radiology and Imaging, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Clin Sports Med 25:53-62, viii. 2006
    ..MRI, however, provides the most comprehensive evaluation of stress injuries, revealing both functional and morphologic information about the bone...
  6. ncbi request reprint Optimizing techniques for musculoskeletal imaging of the postoperative patient
    Carolyn M Sofka
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 44:323-9. 2006
    ..Fast spin echo imaging should be used, gradient echo avoided, and fast inversion recovery used instead of frequency-selective fat suppression...
  7. ncbi request reprint Utility of sonography for the diagnosis of adductor avulsion injury ("thigh splints")
    Carolyn M Sofka
    Department of Radiology and Imaging, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 E 70th St, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 25:913-6. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Sonography of the acetabular labrum: visualization of labral injuries during intra-articular injections
    Carolyn M Sofka
    Department of Radiology and Imaging, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 E 70th St, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 25:1321-6. 2006
    ..The purpose of this series was to describe the improved conspicuity in the sonographic appearance of acetabular labral injuries during routine sonographically guided intra-articular injections...
  9. ncbi request reprint Current applications of advanced cross-sectional imaging techniques in evaluating the painful arthroplasty
    Carolyn M Sofka
    Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 36:183-93. 2007
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  10. pmc Magnetic resonance imaging of adhesive capsulitis: correlation with clinical staging
    Carolyn M Sofka
    Department of Radiology and Imaging, Magnetic Resonance Imaging Division, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY, 10021, USA
    HSS J 4:164-9. 2008
    ..We believe that future studies assessing the role of MRI in guiding the initiation of appropriate treatment should be undertaken...
  11. doi request reprint The history of clinical musculoskeletal radiology
    Carolyn M Sofka
    Department of Radiology and Imaging, Hospital for Special Surgery, NY 10021, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 47:349-56. 2009
    ..Advances in cross-sectional imaging such as CT and MR imaging and educational and research endeavors have contributed further to the growth of musculoskeletal radiology as a distinct subspecialty...
  12. ncbi request reprint Advantages of color B-mode imaging with contrast optimization in sonography of low-contrast musculoskeletal lesions and structures in the foot and ankle
    Carolyn M Sofka
    Department of Radiology and Imaging, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 E 70th St, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 24:215-8. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the utility of color B-mode imaging with contrast optimization in evaluating low-contrast lesions of the foot and ankle (Morton neuromas and plantar fasciitis)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Detection of muscle atrophy on routine sonography of the shoulder
    Carolyn M Sofka
    Department of Radiology and Imaging, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 E 70th St, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 23:1031-4. 2004
    ..To describe the utility of sonography in visualizing muscle atrophy during routine sonographic examination of the shoulder for evaluation of the rotator cuff tendons...
  14. ncbi request reprint Imaging of elbow injuries in the child and adult athlete
    Carolyn M Sofka
    Department of Radiology and Imaging, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 40:251-65. 2002
    ..Sonography, however, can also be used, especially when there is a targeted clinical question as to the presence of epicondylitis, or to provide guidance for diagnostic or therapeutic injections...
  15. ncbi request reprint Teres minor denervation on routine magnetic resonance imaging of the shoulder
    Carolyn M Sofka
    Department of Radiology and Imaging, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 33:514-8. 2004
    ..To try to define an association between clinical history and the finding of isolated teres minor denervation on routine magnetic resonance (MR) examination of the shoulder...
  16. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound-guided interventions in the foot and ankle
    Carolyn M Sofka
    Department of Radiology and Imaging Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, USA
    Semin Musculoskelet Radiol 6:163-8. 2002
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  17. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound in sports medicine
    Carolyn M Sofka
    Department of Radiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Semin Musculoskelet Radiol 8:17-27. 2004
    ..Lastly, ultrasound can be used to guide for therapeutic procedures at the same time the diagnostic exam is performed...
  18. ncbi request reprint Radiographic tools for assessment of pathologic cartilage calcification
    Carolyn M Sofka
    Department of Radiology and Imaging Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 15:296-301. 2003
    ..A working knowledge of the typical locations of cartilage calcific deposits as well as their appearance on various imaging modalities is necessary for accurate diagnosis...
  19. ncbi request reprint Original report. Sonographic evaluation of shoulder arthroplasty
    Carolyn M Sofka
    Department of Radiology and Imaging, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 E 70th St, New York, NY 10021, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 180:1117-20. 2003
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  20. ncbi request reprint Sonographic contrast effect of combined steroid and anesthetic injections: in vitro analysis
    Jonathan S Luchs
    Department of Radiology and Imaging, Division of Ultrasound and Body Imaging, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 E 70th St, New York, NY 10021 USA
    J Ultrasound Med 26:227-31. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the extent and duration of the sonographic contrast effect during guided steroid-anesthetic injections and to propose a potential mechanism based on mixture immiscibility and density differences...
  21. ncbi request reprint Dermatomyositis and calcific myonecrosis in the leg: ultrasound as an aid in management
    Richard Batz
    Department of Radiology and Imaging, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 35:113-6. 2006
    ..This is the first report, to our knowledge, of the use of ultrasound guidance in the aspiration of calcific myonecrosis as an aid in management...
  22. ncbi request reprint Sonographic evaluation and diagnosis of postoperative pseudotumor of the back with histologic correlation
    Richard Batz
    Department of Radiology and Imaging, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 24:1017-9. 2005
  23. ncbi request reprint Sonographic evaluation of femoral trochlear cartilage in patients with knee pain
    Jonathan K Kazam
    Department of Radiology and Imaging, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 30:797-802. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate whether routine clinical sonographic evaluation of femoral trochlear cartilage can identify abnormalities in patients with knee pain...
  24. ncbi request reprint MR imaging of joint arthroplasty
    Carolyn M Sofka
    Department of Radiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Semin Musculoskelet Radiol 6:79-85. 2002
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  25. ncbi request reprint Musculoskeletal radiology curriculum for radiology residents
    Donald Flemming
    Department of Radiology, Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 4:636-9. 2007
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  26. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous ultrasound-guided injections in the musculoskeletal system
    Ronald S Adler
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    Ultrasound Q 19:3-12. 2003
    ..Performing percutaneous interventions with ultrasound ensures accurate needle tip placement and helps direct the needle away from other regional soft-tissue structures such as nearby neurovascular bundles...
  27. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging after total hip arthroplasty: evaluation of periprosthetic soft tissue
    Hollis G Potter
    Division of Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:1947-54. 2004
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  28. ncbi request reprint Sonography of polyethylene liners used in total knee arthroplasty
    Carolyn M Sofka
    Department of Radiology and Imaging, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 E 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 180:1437-41. 2003
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Value of power Doppler imaging and the hypoechoic halo in the sonographic detection of foreign bodies: correlation with histopathologic findings
    Ketan C Davae
    Department of Radiology and Imaging, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 22:1309-13; quiz 1314-6. 2003
    ..To present the power Doppler findings and evaluate the hypoechoic rim in increasing the conspicuity of foreign bodies detected on sonography and to correlate the sonographic and histopathologic findings...
  30. ncbi request reprint Sonography of cubital bursitis
    Carolyn M Sofka
    Department of Radiology and Imaging, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 E 70th St, New York, NY 10021, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 183:51-3. 2004
    ..The purpose of our study was to describe the sonographic appearance of cubital bursitis in three patients and to illustrate the use of sonographic guidance for therapeutic injections...
  31. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound of muscle abnormalities
    Scot E Campbell
    Department of Radiology and Imaging, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Ultrasound Q 21:87-94; quiz 150, 153-4. 2005
    ..This article presents a pictorial review of lesions and abnormalities involving skeletal muscles, and discusses characteristic findings, classifications, and imaging methods...