Wendy DeMartini

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A review of current evidence-based clinical applications for breast magnetic resonance imaging
    Wendy DeMartini
    University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle, WA 98109 1023, USA
    Top Magn Reson Imaging 19:143-50. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Breast MRI for cancer detection and characterization: a review of evidence-based clinical applications
    Wendy DeMartini
    University of Washington Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Acad Radiol 15:408-16. 2008
  3. pmc Breast MRI in community practice: equipment and imaging techniques at facilities in the Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium
    Wendy B Demartini
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98109 1023, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 7:878-84. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Computer-aided detection applied to breast MRI: assessment of CAD-generated enhancement and tumor sizes in breast cancers before and after neoadjuvant chemotherapy
    Wendy B Demartini
    University of Washington Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, 825 Eastlake Avenue East, G4 830, Seattle, WA 98109 1023, USA
    Acad Radiol 12:806-14. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Utility of targeted sonography for breast lesions that were suspicious on MRI
    Wendy B Demartini
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 192:1128-34. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Apparent diffusion coefficient values for discriminating benign and malignant breast MRI lesions: effects of lesion type and size
    Savannah C Partridge
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle, WA 98109 1023, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 194:1664-73. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Breast MR imaging: computer-aided evaluation program for discriminating benign from malignant lesions
    Teresa C Williams
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, 825 Eastlake Ave E, Room G3 200, Seattle, WA 98109 1023, USA
    Radiology 244:94-103. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Frequency, upgrade rates, and characteristics of high-risk lesions initially identified with breast MRI
    Roberta M Strigel
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 195:792-8. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Risk of upgrade of atypical ductal hyperplasia after stereotactic breast biopsy: effects of number of foci and complete removal of calcifications
    Jennifer R Kohr
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, Wash, USA
    Radiology 255:723-30. 2010
  10. doi request reprint MRI-detected suspicious breast lesions: predictive values of kinetic features measured by computer-aided evaluation
    Lilian C Wang
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 193:826-31. 2009

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. doi request reprint A review of current evidence-based clinical applications for breast magnetic resonance imaging
    Wendy DeMartini
    University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle, WA 98109 1023, USA
    Top Magn Reson Imaging 19:143-50. 2008
    ..An understanding of the current evidence will facilitate the most appropriate utilization of this important medical resource...
  2. doi request reprint Breast MRI for cancer detection and characterization: a review of evidence-based clinical applications
    Wendy DeMartini
    University of Washington Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Acad Radiol 15:408-16. 2008
    ..Understanding the evidence-supported benefits and potential harms of breast MRI is important to ensure the appropriate utilization of this medical resource...
  3. pmc Breast MRI in community practice: equipment and imaging techniques at facilities in the Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium
    Wendy B Demartini
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98109 1023, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 7:878-84. 2010
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Computer-aided detection applied to breast MRI: assessment of CAD-generated enhancement and tumor sizes in breast cancers before and after neoadjuvant chemotherapy
    Wendy B Demartini
    University of Washington Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, 825 Eastlake Avenue East, G4 830, Seattle, WA 98109 1023, USA
    Acad Radiol 12:806-14. 2005
    ..Computer-aided detection (CAD) for MRI can automatically display tumor enhancement parameters. This study was performed to determine the utility of CAD applied to breast MRI in this patient population...
  5. doi request reprint Utility of targeted sonography for breast lesions that were suspicious on MRI
    Wendy B Demartini
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 192:1128-34. 2009
    ..Data remain sparse to guide the use of targeted sonography for suspicious breast lesions found with MRI. The purpose of our study was to determine the usefulness of sonography in this setting...
  6. doi request reprint Apparent diffusion coefficient values for discriminating benign and malignant breast MRI lesions: effects of lesion type and size
    Savannah C Partridge
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle, WA 98109 1023, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 194:1664-73. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether lesion type and size affect discrimination of benign and malignant breast lesions with diffusion-weighted MRI...
  7. ncbi request reprint Breast MR imaging: computer-aided evaluation program for discriminating benign from malignant lesions
    Teresa C Williams
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, 825 Eastlake Ave E, Room G3 200, Seattle, WA 98109 1023, USA
    Radiology 244:94-103. 2007
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Frequency, upgrade rates, and characteristics of high-risk lesions initially identified with breast MRI
    Roberta M Strigel
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 195:792-8. 2010
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Risk of upgrade of atypical ductal hyperplasia after stereotactic breast biopsy: effects of number of foci and complete removal of calcifications
    Jennifer R Kohr
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, Wash, USA
    Radiology 255:723-30. 2010
    ....
  10. doi request reprint MRI-detected suspicious breast lesions: predictive values of kinetic features measured by computer-aided evaluation
    Lilian C Wang
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 193:826-31. 2009
    ..The CAE kinetic parameters that best predict malignancy have not been established. We compared three CAE kinetic features of suspicious breast MRI lesions to determine associations with benign or malignant outcomes...
  11. doi request reprint Quantitative diffusion-weighted imaging as an adjunct to conventional breast MRI for improved positive predictive value
    Savannah C Partridge
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle, WA 98109 1023, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 193:1716-22. 2009
    ..The purpose of our study was to investigate whether adding diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI) to dynamic contrast-enhanced MRI (DCE-MRI) could improve the positive predictive value (PPV) of breast MRI...
  12. doi request reprint Preoperative and intraoperative sonographic visibility of collagen-based breast biopsy marker clips
    Peter R Eby
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Acad Radiol 17:340-7. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the sonographic visibility of implanted collagen-based breast biopsy marker clips in the clinic and operating room...
  13. doi request reprint Diffusion tensor MRI: preliminary anisotropy measures and mapping of breast tumors
    Savannah C Partridge
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 31:339-47. 2010
    ..To investigate whether diffusion tensor imaging (DTI) measures of anisotropy in breast tumors are different from normal breast tissue and can improve the discrimination between benign and malignant lesions...
  14. doi request reprint Characteristics of probably benign breast MRI lesions
    Peter R Eby
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 193:861-7. 2009
    ..The purpose of our study was to describe the characteristics of probably benign breast MRI lesions and determine how these characteristics could be used to define the MRI BI-RADS 3 category...
  15. doi request reprint Differential diagnosis of mammographically and clinically occult breast lesions on diffusion-weighted MRI
    Savannah C Partridge
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle, Washington 98109 1023, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 31:562-70. 2010
    ..To investigate the diagnostic performance of diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI) for mammographically and clinically occult breast lesions...
  16. doi request reprint BI-RADS lesion characteristics predict likelihood of malignancy in breast MRI for masses but not for nonmasslike enhancement
    Robert L Gutierrez
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 193:994-1000. 2009
    ..The purpose of our study was to evaluate the predictive features of BI-RADS lesion characteristics and the risk of malignancy for mammographically and clinically occult lesions detected initially on breast MRI...
  17. doi request reprint Clinical indication and patient age predict likelihood of malignancy in suspicious breast MRI lesions
    Robert L Gutierrez
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Acad Radiol 16:1281-5. 2009
    ..To evaluate the associations of patient age and clinical indication with the risk of malignancy for suspicious lesions initially detected on breast magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...
  18. doi request reprint Dynamic contrast-enhanced MRI kinetics of invasive breast cancer: a potential prognostic marker for radiation therapy
    Christopher R Loiselle
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 76:1314-9. 2010
    ..Our goal was to determine the correlations between dynamic contrast-enhanced MRI (DCE-MRI) kinetics of breast cancers and axillary nodal status (ANS) which may have prognostic value in designing radiation therapy recommendations...
  19. doi request reprint Frequency and upgrade rates of atypical ductal hyperplasia diagnosed at stereotactic vacuum-assisted breast biopsy: 9-versus 11-gauge
    Peter R Eby
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 192:229-34. 2009
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Is surgical excision necessary for focal atypical ductal hyperplasia found at stereotactic vacuum-assisted breast biopsy?
    Peter R Eby
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, 1959 NE Pacific, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 15:3232-8. 2008
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Cancer yield of probably benign breast MR examinations
    Peter R Eby
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 26:950-5. 2007
    ..To evaluate the cancer yield, frequency of use, and follow-up compliance of breast MR examinations assessed as "probably benign."..
  22. ncbi request reprint A new automated software system to evaluate breast MR examinations: improved specificity without decreased sensitivity
    Constance D Lehman
    Breast Imaging, Department of Radiology, University of Washington and Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, 825 Eastlake Ave East, G3 200 PO Box 19023, Seattle, WA 98109 1023, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 187:51-6. 2006
    ..We sought to compare the accuracy of breast MRI interpretations with and without a new software application (CADstream) that provides automated evaluations of breast MR examinations...
  23. doi request reprint Probably benign lesions detected on breast MR imaging
    Peter R Eby
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington School of Medicine, 1959 NE Pacific, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Magn Reson Imaging Clin N Am 18:309-21, x. 2010
    ..Additional research is needed to fully clarify the distinct morphologic and kinetic characteristics that allow patients to safely avoid biopsy without changing prognosis if malignancy is present...
  24. doi request reprint Atypical ductal hyperplasia on vacuum-assisted breast biopsy: suspicion for ductal carcinoma in situ can stratify patients at high risk for upgrade
    Kimberly H Allison
    Department of Pathology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Hum Pathol 42:41-50. 2011
    ..04). In conclusion, qualitative features of atypical ductal hyperplasia on core biopsy such as suspicion for ductal carcinoma in situ may help stratify patients at the highest risk for upgrade...
  25. doi request reprint High cancer yield and positive predictive value: outcomes at a center routinely using preoperative breast MRI for staging
    Robert L Gutierrez
    Department of Radiology, Breast Imaging Section, University of Washington Medical Center, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 196:W93-9. 2011
    ..The purpose of our study is to report the outcomes at a center that routinely uses breast MRI for preoperative staging, regardless of lesion histology or patient characteristics...
  26. ncbi request reprint BI-RADS MRI enhancement characteristics of ductal carcinoma in situ
    Eric L Rosen
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle, Washington 98109 1023, USA
    Breast J 13:545-50. 2007
    ..Although there is overlap in the MRI morphology and enhancement pattern of in situ and invasive breast carcinoma, DCIS more frequently manifests as NMLE than does invasive carcinoma...
  27. ncbi request reprint Clinical experience with MRI-guided vacuum-assisted breast biopsy
    Constance D Lehman
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, 1959 NE Pacific, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 184:1782-7. 2005
    ..The objective of our study was to evaluate a new commercially available method of MRI-guided vacuum-assisted breast biopsy using an open coil and a closed 1.5-T scanner...
  28. ncbi request reprint Indications for breast MRI in the patient with newly diagnosed breast cancer
    Constance D Lehman
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle, Washington 98109, USA
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 7:193-201. 2009
    ..In addition to describing the data regarding use of breast MRI in women with newly diagnosed cancer, this article provides recommendations for the performance of high-quality breast MRI and suggestions for future research...