Bruce A Wasserman

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Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of gadolinium-enhanced cardiovascular magnetic resonance angiography with high-resolution black blood cardiovascular magnetic resonance for assessing carotid artery stenosis
    Lukasz S Babiarz
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology, and Radiological Sciences, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 9:63-70. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Risk factor associations with the presence of a lipid core in carotid plaque of asymptomatic individuals using high-resolution MRI: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Bruce A Wasserman
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Stroke 39:329-35. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Advanced contrast-enhanced MRI for looking beyond the lumen to predict stroke: building a risk profile for carotid plaque
    Bruce A Wasserman
    Johns Hopkins Hospital, 367 East Park Building, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Stroke 41:S12-6. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Wash-in kinetics for gadolinium-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging of carotid atheroma
    Bruce A Wasserman
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 21:91-5. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Low-grade carotid stenosis: looking beyond the lumen with MRI
    Bruce A Wasserman
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Stroke 36:2504-13. 2005
  6. pmc MRI measurements of carotid plaque in the atherosclerosis risk in communities (ARIC) study: methods, reliability and descriptive statistics
    Bruce A Wasserman
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 31:406-15. 2010
  7. pmc Sex-specific association of age with carotid artery distensibility: multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
    Dhananjay Vaidya
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 21:516-20. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Intracranial plaque enhancement in patients with cerebrovascular events on high-spatial-resolution MR images
    Ye Qiao
    From the Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences Y Q, S M, B A W and Department of Neurology S R Z, R L, V U, R W, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 367 East Park Building, 600 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287
    Radiology 271:534-42. 2014
  9. pmc Remodeling of carotid arteries detected with MR imaging: atherosclerosis risk in communities carotid MRI study
    Brad C Astor
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research and Departments of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Radiology 256:879-86. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Human peripheral arteries: feasibility of transvenous intravascular MR imaging of the arterial wall
    Lawrence V Hofmann
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Blalock 545, 600 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Radiology 235:617-22. 2005

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Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of gadolinium-enhanced cardiovascular magnetic resonance angiography with high-resolution black blood cardiovascular magnetic resonance for assessing carotid artery stenosis
    Lukasz S Babiarz
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology, and Radiological Sciences, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 9:63-70. 2007
    ..We compared carotid stenosis by gadolinium enhancement cardiovascular magnetic resonance angiography (CMRA) versus high-resolution BBCMR...
  2. doi request reprint Risk factor associations with the presence of a lipid core in carotid plaque of asymptomatic individuals using high-resolution MRI: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Bruce A Wasserman
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Stroke 39:329-35. 2008
    ..Atheroma vulnerability to rupture is increased in the presence of a large lipid core. Factors associated with a lipid core in the general population have not been studied...
  3. doi request reprint Advanced contrast-enhanced MRI for looking beyond the lumen to predict stroke: building a risk profile for carotid plaque
    Bruce A Wasserman
    Johns Hopkins Hospital, 367 East Park Building, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Stroke 41:S12-6. 2010
    ..Prospective validation of these features is needed to develop a carotid plaque risk profile for clinical implementation...
  4. ncbi request reprint Wash-in kinetics for gadolinium-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging of carotid atheroma
    Bruce A Wasserman
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 21:91-5. 2005
    ..To determine the wash-in kinetics of intravenous gadolinium into the fibrous cap and lipid core of carotid atheroma, and identify the time following gadolinium administration that maximizes contrast between the cap and core...
  5. ncbi request reprint Low-grade carotid stenosis: looking beyond the lumen with MRI
    Bruce A Wasserman
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Stroke 36:2504-13. 2005
    ..We know that low-grade disease can result in cerebrovascular ischemic events, but predicting vulnerable lesions has not been possible by relying on stenosis alone...
  6. pmc MRI measurements of carotid plaque in the atherosclerosis risk in communities (ARIC) study: methods, reliability and descriptive statistics
    Bruce A Wasserman
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 31:406-15. 2010
    ..To measure carotid plaque components using MRI and estimate reliability in the population-based Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study...
  7. pmc Sex-specific association of age with carotid artery distensibility: multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
    Dhananjay Vaidya
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 21:516-20. 2012
    ..We examined whether the association of carotid artery DC with age differed by sex in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Intracranial plaque enhancement in patients with cerebrovascular events on high-spatial-resolution MR images
    Ye Qiao
    From the Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences Y Q, S M, B A W and Department of Neurology S R Z, R L, V U, R W, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 367 East Park Building, 600 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287
    Radiology 271:534-42. 2014
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  9. pmc Remodeling of carotid arteries detected with MR imaging: atherosclerosis risk in communities carotid MRI study
    Brad C Astor
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research and Departments of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Radiology 256:879-86. 2010
    ..To determine the extent of thickening of the carotid arterial walls that may be accommodated by outward remodeling...
  10. ncbi request reprint Human peripheral arteries: feasibility of transvenous intravascular MR imaging of the arterial wall
    Lawrence V Hofmann
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Blalock 545, 600 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Radiology 235:617-22. 2005
    ..Preliminary results show that transvenous MR imaging is feasible for high-spatial-resolution imaging of the arterial wall and atherosclerotic plaque. Postcontrast T1-weighted imaging affords greatest CNR for the arterial wall...
  11. pmc Impact of T2 decay on carotid artery wall thickness measurements
    Ye Qiao
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 37:1493-8. 2013
    ..To investigate the impact of T2 relaxation of the carotid wall on measurements of its thickness...
  12. ncbi request reprint Middle cerebral artery infarction: relationship of cavernous carotid artery calcification
    Lukasz S Babiarz
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 26:1505-11. 2005
    ..We sought to correlate the grade of CCA calcification with infarctions in the middle cerebral artery (MCA) distribution...
  13. ncbi request reprint Carotid artery atherosclerosis: in vivo morphologic characterization with gadolinium-enhanced double-oblique MR imaging initial results
    Bruce A Wasserman
    Department of Radiology, Neuroradiology Division, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 600 N Wolfe St, Phipps B 100, Baltimore, MD 21287 2182, USA
    Radiology 223:566-73. 2002
    ..6 +/- 3.6; T2-weighted images, 17.5 +/- 2.1; P <.001)...
  14. doi request reprint Correlation of hindbrain CSF flow and outcome after surgical decompression for Chiari I malformation
    Matthew J McGirt
    Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 3553 Newland Rd, Baltimore, MD, 21218, USA
    Childs Nerv Syst 24:833-40. 2008
    ..We examined whether ventral or dorsal cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) flow dynamics assessed by cine phase-contrast MRI scans could predict response to posterior fossa decompression for Chiari I malformation...
  15. ncbi request reprint Serial MR Imaging of Annular Tears in Lumbar Intervertebral Disks
    Fletcher M Munter
    The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 23:1105-9. 2002
    ..Our purpose was to determine whether the MR imaging findings of tears (ie, hyperintensity and contrast enhancement) of the annulus fibrosus persist or resolve over time...
  16. ncbi request reprint Use of magnetic resonance imaging in differentiating compartmental location of spinal tumors
    A Jay Khanna
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, 4940 Eastern Ave, Room A672, Baltimore, MD 21224 2780, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 34:472-6. 2005
    ..This method permits successful identification of a narrow differential diagnosis, which can be used to guide additional evaluation and treatment...
  17. doi request reprint MRI-measured regression of carotid atherosclerosis induced by statins with and without niacin in a randomised controlled trial: the NIA plaque study
    Christopher T Sibley
    Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences, National Institutes of Health Clinical Center, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Heart 99:1675-80. 2013
    ..To evaluate the benefit of niacin in addition to statin therapy on plaque regression among older individuals with established atherosclerosis...
  18. pmc Positive remodeling of the coronary arteries detected by magnetic resonance imaging in an asymptomatic population: MESA (Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis)
    Cuilian Miao
    Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 53:1708-15. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess coronary arterial remodeling as a marker of subclinical atherosclerosis using coronary wall magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in an asymptomatic population-based cohort...
  19. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging of the pediatric spine
    A Jay Khanna
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21224 2780, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 11:248-59. 2003
    ..Despite the acknowledged usefulness of magnetic resonance imaging of the pediatric spine, controversies remain related to its safety in this age group and its limitations in diagnosing and evaluating scoliosis and tethered cord syndrome...
  20. pmc Association of scavenger receptor class B type I polymorphisms with subclinical atherosclerosis: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    Adam C Naj
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Genet 3:47-52. 2010
    ..We examined this relationship in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis...
  21. ncbi request reprint Cavernous carotid artery calcification and white matter ischemia
    Lukasz S Babiarz
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 24:872-7. 2003
    ..In so doing, we sought to establish a relative risk for future stroke on the grade of carotid calcification...
  22. ncbi request reprint Is carotid intima-media thickness as predictive as other noninvasive techniques for the detection of coronary artery disease?
    Yiyi Zhang
    From the Departments of Epidemiology and Medicine, and Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD Y Z, E G and Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD Y Q, B A W
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 34:1341-5. 2014
    ..Additional research is needed to assess the added prognostic value of MRI measurements of wall and plaque features in risk prediction beyond traditional risk factors. ..
  23. pmc Differential expression of oxidation-specific epitopes and apolipoprotein(a) in progressing and ruptured human coronary and carotid atherosclerotic lesions
    Rogier A van Dijk
    CVPath Institute, Gaithersburg, MD, USA
    J Lipid Res 53:2773-90. 2012
    ..These findings provide a rationale for targeting OSE for biotheranostic applications in humans...
  24. doi request reprint Intracranial arterial wall imaging using three-dimensional high isotropic resolution black blood MRI at 3.0 Tesla
    Ye Qiao
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 34:22-30. 2011
    ..To develop a high isotropic-resolution sequence to evaluate intracranial vessels at 3.0 Tesla (T)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Anthropometric data for magnetic resonance imaging of the carotid bifurcation
    Jonathan B Thomas
    Imaging Research Laboratories, Robarts Research Institute, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Magn Reson Imaging 21:845-9. 2005
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  26. ncbi request reprint An integrated automated analysis method for quantifying vessel stenosis and plaque burden from carotid MRI images: combined postprocessing of MRA and vessel wall MR
    Isabel M Adame
    Division of Image Processing, Department of Radiology, Leiden University Medical Center, Albinusdreef 2, PO Box 9600, 2300 RC Leiden, The Netherlands
    Stroke 37:2162-4. 2006
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging of the cervical spine. Current techniques and spectrum of disease
    A Jay Khanna
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 84:70-80. 2002
  28. ncbi request reprint Association of cholesterol subfractions and carotid lipid core measured by MRI
    Milind Y Desai
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 25:e110-1. 2005
  29. ncbi request reprint Vulnerable plaque imaging
    John W Chen
    Division of Neuroradiology, Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Neuroimaging Clin N Am 15:609-21, xi. 2005
    ..Although MR imaging, CT, and ultrasound provide data regarding single lesions, future investigations relying heavily on nuclear medicine techniques may offer functional assessment of the entire cardiovascular system...