Jacques S Abramowicz

Summary

Affiliation: Rush University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Ultrasound of the placenta: a systematic approach. Part I: Imaging
    J S Abramowicz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rush University Medical Center, 1653 West Congress Parkway, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Placenta 29:225-40. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Fetal Doppler: how to keep it safe?
    Jacques S Abramowicz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Rush Fetal and Neonatal Medicine Center, Rush University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 53:842-50. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint In utero imaging of the placenta: importance for diseases of pregnancy
    J S Abramowicz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rush University, 1653 West Congress Parkway, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Placenta 28:S14-22. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Benefits and risks of ultrasound in pregnancy
    Jacques S Abramowicz
    Department of Ob Gyn, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine and Center for Fetal diagnosis and Therapy, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI Electronic address
    Semin Perinatol 37:295-300. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound and autism: association, link, or coincidence?
    Jacques S Abramowicz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Rush Fetal and Neonatal Medicine Center, Rush University, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 31:1261-9. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Fetal thermal effects of diagnostic ultrasound
    Jacques S Abramowicz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rush University Medical Center, 1635 W Congress Pkwy, Chicago, IL 60612 USA
    J Ultrasound Med 27:541-59; quiz 560-3. 2008
  7. pmc Detection of tumor-associated neoangiogenesis by Doppler ultrasonography during early-stage ovarian cancer in laying hens: a preclinical model of human spontaneous ovarian cancer
    Animesh Barua
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rush University Medical Center, 1653 W Congress Pkwy, Chicago, IL 60612 USA
    J Ultrasound Med 29:173-82. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Conclusions regarding epidemiology for obstetric ultrasound
    Jacques S Abramowicz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612 USA
    J Ultrasound Med 27:637-44. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Ultrasonographic contrast media: has the time come in obstetrics and gynecology?
    Jacques S Abramowicz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rush University Medical Center, 1653 W Congress Pkwy, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 24:517-31. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Ultrasound of the placenta: a systematic approach. Part II: functional assessment (Doppler)
    J S Abramowicz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rush University Medical Center, 1653 West Congress Parkway, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Placenta 29:921-9. 2008

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Publications41

  1. doi request reprint Ultrasound of the placenta: a systematic approach. Part I: Imaging
    J S Abramowicz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rush University Medical Center, 1653 West Congress Parkway, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Placenta 29:225-40. 2008
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Fetal Doppler: how to keep it safe?
    Jacques S Abramowicz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Rush Fetal and Neonatal Medicine Center, Rush University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 53:842-50. 2010
    ..The 2 most important rules are: keep thermal index below 1 and use the lowest possible output for the shortest possible time compatible with obtaining diagnostic information...
  3. ncbi request reprint In utero imaging of the placenta: importance for diseases of pregnancy
    J S Abramowicz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rush University, 1653 West Congress Parkway, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Placenta 28:S14-22. 2007
    ..Ultrasound is also particularly suited to evaluate specific placental conditions, such as abnormal placentation (placenta previa and accrete for instance), gestational trophoblastic disease and placental tumors (e.g. chorioangioma)...
  4. doi request reprint Benefits and risks of ultrasound in pregnancy
    Jacques S Abramowicz
    Department of Ob Gyn, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine and Center for Fetal diagnosis and Therapy, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI Electronic address
    Semin Perinatol 37:295-300. 2013
    ..It is the role of science to show whether any of these bioeffects may be harmful. A risk-benefit analysis may also be important, as well as education of the end users to assure patients' safety. ..
  5. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound and autism: association, link, or coincidence?
    Jacques S Abramowicz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Rush Fetal and Neonatal Medicine Center, Rush University, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 31:1261-9. 2012
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Fetal thermal effects of diagnostic ultrasound
    Jacques S Abramowicz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rush University Medical Center, 1635 W Congress Pkwy, Chicago, IL 60612 USA
    J Ultrasound Med 27:541-59; quiz 560-3. 2008
    ..However, very subtle effects cannot be ruled out and indicate a need for further research, although research in humans may be extremely difficult to realize...
  7. pmc Detection of tumor-associated neoangiogenesis by Doppler ultrasonography during early-stage ovarian cancer in laying hens: a preclinical model of human spontaneous ovarian cancer
    Animesh Barua
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rush University Medical Center, 1653 W Congress Pkwy, Chicago, IL 60612 USA
    J Ultrasound Med 29:173-82. 2010
    ..Because it is difficult to identify patients with early-stage OVCA, the goal of this study was to explore a spontaneous animal model of in vivo ovarian TAN associated with early-stage OVCA detectable by Doppler ultrasonography (DUS)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Conclusions regarding epidemiology for obstetric ultrasound
    Jacques S Abramowicz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612 USA
    J Ultrasound Med 27:637-44. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Ultrasonographic contrast media: has the time come in obstetrics and gynecology?
    Jacques S Abramowicz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rush University Medical Center, 1653 W Congress Pkwy, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 24:517-31. 2005
    ..The aim of this work was to review the technical aspects and clinical applications of contrast media (microbubbles and nanomolecular agents) in obstetric and gynecologic ultrasonographic imaging...
  10. doi request reprint Ultrasound of the placenta: a systematic approach. Part II: functional assessment (Doppler)
    J S Abramowicz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rush University Medical Center, 1653 West Congress Parkway, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Placenta 29:921-9. 2008
    ..It identifies women who may benefit from increased antenatal surveillance or prophylactic therapy. Three-dimensional power Doppler sonography can provide new insights into placental pathophysiology...
  11. ncbi request reprint Fetal cheek-to-cheek diameter in the prediction of mode of delivery
    Jacques S Abramowicz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rush University Medical Center, 1653 West Congress Parkway, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:1205-11; discussion 1211-3. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess sonographic fetal cheek-to-cheek diameter (CCD) in predicting mode of delivery...
  12. pmc Histopathology of ovarian tumors in laying hens: a preclinical model of human ovarian cancer
    Animesh Barua
    Department of Pharmacology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 19:531-9. 2009
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint First-trimester sonography: is the fetus exposed to high levels of acoustic energy?
    Eyal Sheiner
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Clin Ultrasound 35:245-9. 2007
    ..The goal of this study was to characterize the acoustic output of clinical ultrasound instruments, as expressed by TI and MI, during routine first-trimester sonographic examinations...
  14. pmc Immune cells in the normal ovary and spontaneous ovarian tumors in the laying hen (Gallus domesticus) model of human ovarian cancer
    Michael J Bradaric
    Department of Pharmacology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e74147. 2013
    ..The goal was to determine if there are differences in lymphocyte content between normal ovaries and ovarian tumors in chickens as a basis for further studies to understand the role of immunity in human ovarian cancer progression...
  15. pmc Prevalence of antitumor antibodies in laying hen model of human ovarian cancer
    Animesh Barua
    Department of Pharmacology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 19:500-7. 2009
    ..The egg-laying hen may be a model for understanding the antitumor humoral immune response, particularly at early tumor stages that are not readily accessible in human ovarian cancer...
  16. doi request reprint Association of interleukin 16 with the development of ovarian tumor and tumor-associated neoangiogenesis in laying hen model of spontaneous ovarian cancer
    Aparna Yellapa
    Department of Pharmacology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 22:199-207. 2012
    ..The goal of this study was to determine the association of IL-16 with tumor development and ovarian TAN in laying hens, an animal model of spontaneous ovarian cancer (OVCA)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Detection of ovarian tumors in chicken by sonography: a step toward early diagnosis in humans?
    Animesh Barua
    Department of Pharmacology, Rush University Medical Center, Cohn Research Building, 1735 W Harrison, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 26:909-19. 2007
    ..Laying hens are the only animals that develop spontaneous ovarian cancer similar to humans. The aim of this study was to determine the feasibility of detecting ovarian tumors in laying hens using sonography...
  18. ncbi request reprint Interleukin 16 expression changes in association with ovarian malignant transformation
    Aparna Yellapa
    Department of Pharmacology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 210:272.e1-10. 2014
    ..The goal of this study was to examine whether the expression of interleukin (IL)-16, a proinflammatory cytokine, changes in association with ovarian cancer (OVCA) development...
  19. pmc Expression of death receptor 6 by ovarian tumors in laying hens, a preclinical model of spontaneous ovarian cancer
    Animesh Barua
    Department of Pharmacology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL
    Transl Oncol 5:260-8. 2012
    ..This study may be helpful to examine the feasibility of DR6 as a useful surrogate marker of OVCA, a target for antitumor immunotherapy and molecular imaging and thus provide a foundation for clinical studies...
  20. pmc Expression of Leukocyte Inhibitory Immunoglobulin-like Transcript 3 Receptors by Ovarian Tumors in Laying Hen Model of Spontaneous Ovarian Cancer
    Mohammad Faisal Khan
    Department of Pharmacology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Transl Oncol 5:85-91. 2012
    ..This animal model also offers the opportunity to develop and test anti-ILT3 immunotherapy to enhance antitumor immunity against OVCA in humans...
  21. pmc Contrast-enhanced sonography depicts spontaneous ovarian cancer at early stages in a preclinical animal model
    Animesh Barua
    Departments of Pharmacology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pathology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 30:333-45. 2011
    ....
  22. doi request reprint Enhancement of ovarian tumor detection with αvβ3 integrin-targeted ultrasound molecular imaging agent in laying hens: a preclinical model of spontaneous ovarian cancer
    Animesh Barua
    Departments of Pharmacology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pathology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago and Department of Animal Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana Champaign and Department of Preventive Medicine Biostatistics, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 24:19-28. 2014
    ..The goal of this study was to examine the feasibility of αvβ3 integrin-targeted molecular imaging agent in enhancing the detection of spontaneous ovarian tumor in laying hens, a preclinical model of OVCA...
  23. doi request reprint Dietary supplementation of Ashwagandha (Withania somnifera, Dunal) enhances NK cell function in ovarian tumors in the laying hen model of spontaneous ovarian cancer
    Animesh Barua
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Reprod Immunol 70:538-50. 2013
    ..Our goal was to determine changes in NK cell population during OVCA development and the effects of Ashwagandha (Withania somnifera, Dunal) supplementation on NK cell localization in laying hens with OVCA...
  24. ncbi request reprint An increased thermal index can be achieved when performing Doppler studies in obstetric sonography
    Eyal Sheiner
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rush University Medical Center, 1653 W Congress Pkwy, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 26:71-6. 2007
    ....
  25. doi request reprint The fetal cheek-to-cheek diameter and abdominal circumference: are they correlated?
    Heather Kerrick
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 280:585-8. 2009
    ....
  26. doi request reprint Acoustic output as measured by thermal and mechanical indices during fetal nuchal translucency ultrasound examinations
    Eyal Sheiner
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Fetal Diagn Ther 25:8-10. 2009
    ..The present study was aimed at measuring the acoustic output, as expressed by thermal index (TI) and mechanical index (MI), during routine NT examinations...
  27. pmc Sphingosine-1 phosphate receptor (S1p1), a critical receptor controlling human lymphocyte trafficking, is expressed in hen and human ovaries and ovarian tumors
    Michael J Bradaric
    Department of Pharmacology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL USA
    J Ovarian Res 4:4. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  28. ncbi request reprint Acoustic output as measured by mechanical and thermal indices during routine obstetric ultrasound examinations
    Eyal Sheiner
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rush University Medical Center, 1653 W Congress Pkwy, Chicago, IL 60612 USA
    J Ultrasound Med 24:1665-70. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to quantify the acoustic output of clinical ultrasound instruments, as expressed by the thermal index (TI) and mechanical index (MI), during routine obstetric examinations...
  29. pmc The hen model of human ovarian cancer develops anti-mesothelin autoantibodies in response to mesothelin expressing tumors
    Yi Yu
    Department of Pharmacology, Rush University Medical Center, 1735 W Harrison Street, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Ovarian Res 4:12. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  30. ncbi request reprint What do clinical users know regarding safety of ultrasound during pregnancy?
    Eyal Sheiner
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rush University Medical Center, 1653 W Congress Pkwy, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 26:319-25; quiz 326-7. 2007
    ..The main goal of this study was to determine end users' knowledge regarding safety aspects of diagnostic ultrasound during pregnancy. End users' attitudes toward the use of ultrasound in low-risk pregnancies were also assessed...
  31. doi request reprint Fetal MR imaging of posterior intracranial dural sinus thrombosis: a report of three cases with variable outcomes
    Sharon E Byrd
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine Section of Neuroradiology, Rush Medical College and Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 42:536-43. 2012
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Technical advances in ultrasound equipment
    Jacques S Abramowicz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Radiology, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 46:839-49. 2003
  33. doi request reprint A symposium on obstetrical ultrasound: is all this safe for the fetus?
    Eyal Sheiner
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 55:188-98. 2012
    ..However, Doppler studies show significantly higher levels of TI, which can reach 1.5 and above...
  34. ncbi request reprint Four-vessel umbilical cord: not always a dire prognosis
    Carlos Pérez-Cosio
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 27:1389-91. 2008
  35. ncbi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis of methotrexate embryopathy
    Jeff B Chapa
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 101:1104-7. 2003
    ..Methotrexate is an antineoplastic agent used by obstetrician-gynecologists for termination of early pregnancy. The drug is not always successful and is associated with a known array of malformations...
  36. ncbi request reprint Three- and 4-dimensional ultrasound in obstetrics and gynecology: proceedings of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine Consensus Conference
    Beryl R Benacerraf
    333 Longwood Ave, Suite 400, Boston, MA 02115 USA
    J Ultrasound Med 24:1587-97. 2005
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound in obstetrics: are we getting too good?
    Jacques S Abramowicz
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 274:1-3. 2006
  38. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy outcome of patients with gestational diabetes mellitus following bariatric surgery
    Eyal Sheiner
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Health Sciences, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:431-5. 2006
    ..The objective of the study was to investigate pregnancy outcome of patients with gestational diabetes mellitus following bariatric surgery...
  39. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound in obstetrics and gynecology: is this hot technology too hot?
    Jacques S Abramowicz
    J Ultrasound Med 21:1327-33. 2002
  40. ncbi request reprint Clinical end users worldwide show poor knowledge regarding safety issues of ultrasound during pregnancy
    Eyal Sheiner
    J Ultrasound Med 27:499-501. 2008
  41. ncbi request reprint Nuchal cord is not associated with adverse perinatal outcome
    Eyal Sheiner
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 274:81-3. 2006
    ..The present study was aimed at evaluating the outcome of pregnancies with nuchal cord...