Alastair J Martin

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Interventional magnetic resonance guidance of deep brain stimulator implantation for Parkinson disease
    Alastair J Martin
    Departments of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Top Magn Reson Imaging 19:213-21. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Noninvasive MR characterization of structural and functional components of reperfused infarct
    Maythem Saeed
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94107 5705, USA
    Acta Radiol 51:1093-102. 2010
  3. pmc Subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulator placement using high-field interventional magnetic resonance imaging and a skull-mounted aiming device: technique and application accuracy
    Philip A Starr
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Neurosurg 112:479-90. 2010
  4. pmc An optimized system for interventional magnetic resonance imaging-guided stereotactic surgery: preliminary evaluation of targeting accuracy
    Paul S Larson
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurgery 70:95-103; discussion 103. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Numerical simulations of flow in cerebral aneurysms: comparison of CFD results and in vivo MRI measurements
    Vitaliy L Rayz
    Radiology Service, VA Medical Center San Francisco, 4150 Clement Street, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    J Biomech Eng 130:051011. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Numerical simulation of pre- and postsurgical flow in a giant basilar aneurysm
    Vitaliy L Rayz
    Radiology Service, VA Medical Center San Francisco, 4150 Clement Street, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    J Biomech Eng 130:021004. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging quantification of left ventricular dysfunction following coronary microembolization
    Marcus Carlsson
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94134, USA
    Magn Reson Med 61:595-602. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Injection of adeno-associated viral vector encoding vascular endothelial growth factor gene in infarcted swine myocardium: MR measurements of left ventricular function and strain
    Alexis Jacquier
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Ave, HSW 207 B, San Francisco, CA 94134 0628, USA
    Radiology 245:196-205. 2007
  9. pmc Heterogeneous microinfarcts caused by coronary microemboli: evaluation with multidetector CT and MR imaging in a swine model
    Marcus Carlsson
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging and Department of Pathology, University of California, San Francisco, 185 Berry St, Suite 350, Campus Box 0946, San Francisco, CA 94107 5705, USA
    Radiology 254:718-28. 2010
  10. pmc Clinical outcomes of PD patients having bilateral STN DBS using high-field interventional MR-imaging for lead placement
    Jill L Ostrem
    Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, Surgical Movement Disorders, 1635 Divisadero Street, 5th Floor, Suites 520 530, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 115:708-12. 2013

Detail Information

Publications39

  1. doi request reprint Interventional magnetic resonance guidance of deep brain stimulator implantation for Parkinson disease
    Alastair J Martin
    Departments of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Top Magn Reson Imaging 19:213-21. 2009
    ..Preliminary evaluation of clinical outcomes indicates comparable results to that achieved with conventional implantation methods, and the technique holds promise for substantially reducing operative durations...
  2. doi request reprint Noninvasive MR characterization of structural and functional components of reperfused infarct
    Maythem Saeed
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94107 5705, USA
    Acta Radiol 51:1093-102. 2010
    ..left ventricular (LV) remodeling is a highly complex phenomenon that starts soon after infarction and progresses to extensive regional and global architectural changes over time...
  3. pmc Subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulator placement using high-field interventional magnetic resonance imaging and a skull-mounted aiming device: technique and application accuracy
    Philip A Starr
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Neurosurg 112:479-90. 2010
    ....
  4. pmc An optimized system for interventional magnetic resonance imaging-guided stereotactic surgery: preliminary evaluation of targeting accuracy
    Paul S Larson
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    Neurosurgery 70:95-103; discussion 103. 2012
    ..A novel system (SurgiVision ClearPoint) consisting of an aiming device (SMARTFrame) and software has been developed specifically for interventional MRI, including deep brain stimulation...
  5. doi request reprint Numerical simulations of flow in cerebral aneurysms: comparison of CFD results and in vivo MRI measurements
    Vitaliy L Rayz
    Radiology Service, VA Medical Center San Francisco, 4150 Clement Street, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    J Biomech Eng 130:051011. 2008
    ..The results demonstrate the clinical relevance of computational models and suggest that realistic patient-specific flow conditions are required for numerical simulations of the flow in aneurysmal blood vessels...
  6. doi request reprint Numerical simulation of pre- and postsurgical flow in a giant basilar aneurysm
    Vitaliy L Rayz
    Radiology Service, VA Medical Center San Francisco, 4150 Clement Street, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    J Biomech Eng 130:021004. 2008
    ..The study demonstrates that computational models may provide hypotheses to test in future studies, and might offer guidance for the interventional treatment of cerebral aneurysms...
  7. doi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging quantification of left ventricular dysfunction following coronary microembolization
    Marcus Carlsson
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94134, USA
    Magn Reson Med 61:595-602. 2009
    ..It also changed LV geometry and decreased radial and circumferential strain over the course of 1 week...
  8. ncbi request reprint Injection of adeno-associated viral vector encoding vascular endothelial growth factor gene in infarcted swine myocardium: MR measurements of left ventricular function and strain
    Alexis Jacquier
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Ave, HSW 207 B, San Francisco, CA 94134 0628, USA
    Radiology 245:196-205. 2007
    ....
  9. pmc Heterogeneous microinfarcts caused by coronary microemboli: evaluation with multidetector CT and MR imaging in a swine model
    Marcus Carlsson
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging and Department of Pathology, University of California, San Francisco, 185 Berry St, Suite 350, Campus Box 0946, San Francisco, CA 94107 5705, USA
    Radiology 254:718-28. 2010
    ..Conclusion: Modern multidetector CT and MR imaging are sensitive modalities with which to depict heterogeneous microinfarcts and determine regional LV dysfunction and decreased perfusion in the territory of intervention. (c) RSNA, 2010...
  10. pmc Clinical outcomes of PD patients having bilateral STN DBS using high-field interventional MR-imaging for lead placement
    Jill L Ostrem
    Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, Surgical Movement Disorders, 1635 Divisadero Street, 5th Floor, Suites 520 530, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 115:708-12. 2013
    ..Recently, an iMRI-guided technique for implanting DBS electrodes without MER was developed at our center. Here we report the clinical outcomes of PD patients undergoing STN DBS surgery using this surgical approach...
  11. ncbi request reprint Estimation of fusiform intracranial aneurysm growth by serial magnetic resonance imaging
    Bradley P Dispensa
    Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care and Center for Cerebrovascular Research, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 26:177-83. 2007
    ..Intracranial aneurysm (IA) growth is associated with increased morbidity. We sought to establish a quantitative computational method based on contrast-enhanced MR angiography (CE-MRA) for estimating aneurysmal volume changes over time...
  12. pmc Myocardial microinfarction after coronary microembolization in swine: MR imaging characterization
    Marcus Carlsson
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Ave, HSW 207B, San Francisco, CA 94134, USA
    Radiology 250:703-13. 2009
    ..To use first-pass perfusion and delayed-enhanced (DE) magnetic resonance (MR) imaging for the detection of the early effects of coronary microembolization on myocardial perfusion and viability...
  13. doi request reprint Impaired regional left ventricular strain after repair of tetralogy of Fallot
    Karen G Ordovas
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 35:79-85. 2012
    ..To test the potential of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in early detection of left ventricular (LV) dysfunction in patients with pulmonary regurgitation and normal LV ejection fraction after repair of tetralogy of Fallot...
  14. doi request reprint Implantation of deep brain stimulator electrodes using interventional MRI
    Philip A Starr
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of California, San Francisco, 533 Parnassus Avenue Box 0445, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 20:193-203. 2009
    ..With further technical refinement, the interventional MRI method should improve the accuracy, safety, and speed of deep brain stimulator electrode placement...
  15. ncbi request reprint Placement of deep brain stimulator electrodes using real-time high-field interventional magnetic resonance imaging
    Alastair J Martin
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Magn Reson Med 54:1107-14. 2005
    ..0 +/- 0.8 mm (range = 0.1-1.9 mm). All procedures were considered technical successes and there were no intraoperative complications; however, one patient did develop a postoperative infection...
  16. pmc Novel platform for MRI-guided convection-enhanced delivery of therapeutics: preclinical validation in nonhuman primate brain
    R Mark Richardson
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Stereotact Funct Neurosurg 89:141-51. 2011
    ..The targeting accuracy of this delivery system and the performance of the infusion cannula were validated in nonhuman primates...
  17. pmc Interventional MRI-guided putaminal delivery of AAV2-GDNF for a planned clinical trial in Parkinson's disease
    R Mark Richardson
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0112, USA
    Mol Ther 19:1048-57. 2011
    ..The results elucidate the necessary parameters for achieving widespread GDNF expression in the putamenal motor area and afferent substantia nigra of PD patients...
  18. pmc Radially branched deployment for more efficient cell transplantation at the scale of the human brain
    Matthew T Silvestrini
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Stereotact Funct Neurosurg 91:92-103. 2013
    ..This technical deficiency may limit the successful clinical translation of cell transplantation...
  19. doi request reprint Software requirements for interventional MR in restorative and functional neurosurgery
    Alastair J Martin
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, Box 0628, Room L 310, 505 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 20:179-86. 2009
    ..An optimal software interface for iMRI requires fusion of many of the capabilities offered by these individual devices and further requires the development of tools to handle the integration and presentation of dynamically updated data...
  20. doi request reprint MR imaging during endovascular procedures: an evaluation of the potential for catheter heating
    Alastair J Martin
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Magn Reson Med 61:45-53. 2009
    ..2 W/kg produced negligible heating near catheters. For the evaluated application, substantial SAR restrictions, coupled with limited imaging durations, are proposed as sufficient to permit MRI without concern for thermal injury...
  21. pmc Quantitative MR measurements of regional and global left ventricular function and strain after intramyocardial transfer of VM202 into infarcted swine myocardium
    Marcus Carlsson
    Dept of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, UCSF, 513 Parnassus Ave, HSW207B, San Francisco, CA 94134 0628, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 295:H522-32. 2008
    ..The combined use of cine and tagging MR imaging provides valuable information on the efficacy of gene therapy...
  22. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging of implanted deep brain stimulators: experience in a large series
    Paul S Larson
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    Stereotact Funct Neurosurg 86:92-100. 2008
    ..This series strongly suggests that the 0.1 W/kg recommendation for SAR may be unnecessarily low for the prevention of MRI-related adverse events...
  23. ncbi request reprint Whole-heart steady-state free precession coronary artery magnetic resonance angiography
    Oliver M Weber
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Magn Reson Med 50:1223-8. 2003
    ..It is concluded that the whole-heart coronary MRA technique improves visible vessel length and facilitates high-quality coronary MRA of the complete coronary artery tree in a single measurement...
  24. ncbi request reprint Steady-state imaging for visualization of endovascular interventions
    Alastair J Martin
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Magn Reson Med 50:434-8. 2003
    ..The addition of a blood pool agent in an in vivo model was found to be necessary for adequate visualization of a dysprosium-marked catheter...
  25. ncbi request reprint Endovascular stents in pulmonary valve and artery in swine: feasibility study of MR imaging-guided deployment and postinterventional assessment
    Titus Kuehne
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, L308, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    Radiology 226:475-81. 2003
    ..To assess the feasibility of using magnetic resonance (MR) imaging to guide stent deployment in the pulmonary valve and artery and evaluate, after stent deployment, the position and morphology of and blood flow through the stent...
  26. ncbi request reprint Free-breathing, three-dimensional coronary artery magnetic resonance angiography: comparison of sequences
    Oliver M Weber
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 20:395-402. 2004
    ..To compare six free-breathing, three-dimensional, magnetization-prepared coronary magnetic resonance angiography (MRA) sequences...
  27. ncbi request reprint Experimental renal artery embolization in a combined MR imaging/angiographic unit
    Mark W Wilson
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Room M 361, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 14:1169-75. 2003
    ....
  28. pmc Rapid inverse planning for pressure-driven drug infusions in the brain
    Kathryn H Rosenbluth
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e56397. 2013
    ....
  29. doi request reprint Minimally invasive precision brain access using prospective stereotaxy and a trajectory guide
    Alastair J Martin
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 27:737-43. 2008
    ..To evaluate the capabilities of MR-guided "prospective stereotaxy" methods for accessing brain structures for biopsy or electrode implantation...
  30. pmc Evaluation of pressure-driven brain infusions in nonhuman primates by intra-operative 7 Tesla MRI
    Kathryn H Rosenbluth
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 36:1339-46. 2012
    ..Understanding these effects is critical for upcoming neurodegeneration and oncology trials using convection-enhanced delivery (CED) to achieve large drug distributions with minimal off-target exposure...
  31. ncbi request reprint Estimating the hemodynamic impact of interventional treatments of aneurysms: numerical simulation with experimental validation: technical case report
    Gabriel Acevedo-Bolton
    Department of Radiology, Veterans Affairs Medical Center San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94121, USA
    Neurosurgery 59:E429-30; author reply E429-30. 2006
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint MR guidance of targeted injections into border and core of scarred myocardium in pigs
    Maythem Saeed
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Ave, Room HSW 207 B, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    Radiology 240:419-26. 2006
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance perfusion tracks 133Xe cerebral blood flow changes after carotid stenting
    Nerissa U Ko
    Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Stroke 36:676-8. 2005
    ..To compare magnetic resonance (MR) perfusion to gold-standard cerebral blood flow (CBF) determined by intra-arterial (133)Xe washout method...
  34. pmc RF Heating of MRI-Assisted Catheter Steering Coils for Interventional MRI
    Fabio Settecase
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, L 352, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    Acad Radiol 18:277-85. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was too assess magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) radiofrequency (RF)-related heating of conductive wire coils used in magnetically steerable endovascular catheters...
  35. ncbi request reprint MR portal venography: preliminary results of fast acquisition without contrast material or breath holding
    Mark W Wilson
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 94143 0628, USA
    Acad Radiol 9:1179-84. 2002
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Measurement of cerebrospinal fluid oxygen partial pressure in humans using MRI
    Greg Zaharchuk
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0628, USA
    Magn Reson Med 54:113-21. 2005
    ..Similar approaches could be applied to noninvasively monitor oxygenation in many acellular, low-protein body fluids...
  37. ncbi request reprint Interventional cardiac magnetic resonance imaging
    Oliver M Weber
    Departments of Radiology, Electrophysiology, Medicine, and Pediatric Cardiology, University of California at San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, L310 Box 0628, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    Semin Roentgenol 38:352-7. 2003
  38. ncbi request reprint Carotid stent delivery in an XMR suite: immediate assessment of the physiologic impact of extracranial revascularization
    Alastair J Martin
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 26:531-7. 2005
    ..MR imaging was performed before and immediately following conventional radiography-guided stent placement. Changes in MR imaging measurable properties, including flow and perfusion, resulting from stent placement were evaluated...
  39. ncbi request reprint Real-time MR properties of particulate embolic agents tested in a dynamic flow model
    Nicholas Fidelman
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Room M 361, San Francisco, California 94143 0628, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 13:613-8. 2002
    ..The feasibility of monitoring injection and distribution of embolic agents was assessed in a dynamic flow model with real-time MR imaging...