A Newberg

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi The measurement of regional cerebral blood flow during the complex cognitive task of meditation: a preliminary SPECT study
    A Newberg
    Division of Nuclear Medicine, Department of Radiology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Psychiatry Res 106:113-22. 2001
  2. ncbi Cerebral blood flow during meditative prayer: preliminary findings and methodological issues
    Andrew Newberg
    Division of Nuclear Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Percept Mot Skills 97:625-30. 2003
  3. ncbi Cerebral metabolic changes associated with Lyme disease
    A Newberg
    Division of Nuclear Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 110 Donner Building, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Nucl Med Commun 23:773-7. 2002
  4. ncbi [99mTc]TRODAT-1 SPECT imaging correlates with odor identification in early Parkinson disease
    A Siderowf
    Parkinson Disease and Movement Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    Neurology 64:1716-20. 2005
  5. ncbi F-18 FDG uptake in the large arteries: a new observation
    M Yun
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Clin Nucl Med 26:314-9. 2001
  6. ncbi Brain metabolism in the cerebellum and visual cortex correlates with neuropsychological testing in patients with Alzheimer's disease
    A Newberg
    Department of Radiology and Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Nucl Med Commun 24:785-90. 2003
  7. pmc Biomarkers for early detection of Alzheimer pathology
    C M Clark
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Neurosignals 16:11-8. 2008
  8. ncbi Diagnostic accuracy of [99mTc]TRODAT-1 SPECT imaging in early Parkinson's disease
    K L Chou
    Parkinson s Disease and Movement Disorders Center, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Pennsylvania Hospital, 330 South Ninth Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 10:375-9. 2004
  9. ncbi Dopamine transporter binding in smokers and nonsmokers
    Andrew Newberg
    Division of Nuclear Medicine, Department of Radiology, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Clin Nucl Med 32:452-5. 2007
  10. ncbi Deep venous thrombosis on F-18 FDG PET/CT imaging
    Brian D Sydow
    Division of Nuclear Medicine, Department of Radiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Clin Nucl Med 31:403-4. 2006

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. ncbi The measurement of regional cerebral blood flow during the complex cognitive task of meditation: a preliminary SPECT study
    A Newberg
    Division of Nuclear Medicine, Department of Radiology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Psychiatry Res 106:113-22. 2001
    ..The correlation between the DLPFC and the superior parietal lobe may reflect an altered sense of space experienced during meditation. These results suggest a complex rCBF pattern during the task of meditation...
  2. ncbi Cerebral blood flow during meditative prayer: preliminary findings and methodological issues
    Andrew Newberg
    Division of Nuclear Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Percept Mot Skills 97:625-30. 2003
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  3. ncbi Cerebral metabolic changes associated with Lyme disease
    A Newberg
    Division of Nuclear Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 110 Donner Building, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Nucl Med Commun 23:773-7. 2002
    ....
  4. ncbi [99mTc]TRODAT-1 SPECT imaging correlates with odor identification in early Parkinson disease
    A Siderowf
    Parkinson Disease and Movement Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    Neurology 64:1716-20. 2005
    ..In vivo imaging of the dopamine transporter with [99mTc]TRODAT-1 (TRODAT) and olfactory testing have both been proposed as potential biomarkers in Parkinson disease (PD)...
  5. ncbi F-18 FDG uptake in the large arteries: a new observation
    M Yun
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Clin Nucl Med 26:314-9. 2001
    ..The relative contribution of these sources needs further investigation...
  6. ncbi Brain metabolism in the cerebellum and visual cortex correlates with neuropsychological testing in patients with Alzheimer's disease
    A Newberg
    Department of Radiology and Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Nucl Med Commun 24:785-90. 2003
    ..This may have important clinical and pathophysiological implications in the study of AD and other illnesses of dementia...
  7. pmc Biomarkers for early detection of Alzheimer pathology
    C M Clark
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Neurosignals 16:11-8. 2008
    ..Success will facilitate the ability to reliably diagnose Alzheimer's disease while the symptoms of brain failure are mild and may provide objective measures of disease-modifying treatment efficacy...
  8. ncbi Diagnostic accuracy of [99mTc]TRODAT-1 SPECT imaging in early Parkinson's disease
    K L Chou
    Parkinson s Disease and Movement Disorders Center, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Pennsylvania Hospital, 330 South Ninth Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 10:375-9. 2004
    ..79, specificity 0.92). These findings show that TRODAT imaging can accurately differentiate early PD patients from controls and has the potential to improve the diagnosis of patients with early signs of PD...
  9. ncbi Dopamine transporter binding in smokers and nonsmokers
    Andrew Newberg
    Division of Nuclear Medicine, Department of Radiology, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Clin Nucl Med 32:452-5. 2007
    ..This study determined whether healthy current smokers and nonsmokers exhibit differences in dopamine transporter (DAT) binding measured by Tc-99m TRODAT SPECT...
  10. ncbi Deep venous thrombosis on F-18 FDG PET/CT imaging
    Brian D Sydow
    Division of Nuclear Medicine, Department of Radiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Clin Nucl Med 31:403-4. 2006
  11. ncbi Artificial neural network classifier for the diagnosis of Parkinson's disease using [99mTc]TRODAT-1 and SPECT
    Paul D Acton
    Department of Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Phys Med Biol 51:3057-66. 2006
    ..4% total accuracy, 97.5% specificity and 91.4% sensitivity). However, it should be stressed that, as with all applications of an ANN, it was difficult to interpret precisely what triggers in the images were being detected by the network...
  12. ncbi Comparison of region-of-interest analysis and human observers in the diagnosis of Parkinson's disease using [99mTc]TRODAT-1 and SPECT
    Paul D Acton
    Department of Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Phys Med Biol 51:575-85. 2006
    ..89, best ROI AUC = 0.90). This suggested that the human observers are visually acquiring similar information from the images that are contained in the semi-quantitative striatal uptake...
  13. ncbi Dopamine transporter density may be associated with the depressed affect in healthy subjects
    Andrew Newberg
    Department of Radiology, Division of Nuclear Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Nucl Med Commun 28:3-6. 2007
    ..We used the selective DAT radiopharmaceutical Tc-TRODAT-1 and SPECT brain imaging, to examine differences in DAT levels in healthy subjects with and without depressive affect...
  14. ncbi Pilot study on the effect of estrogen replacement therapy on brain dopamine transporter availability in healthy, postmenopausal women
    Sara A Gardiner
    ePharmaLearning, Inc
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 12:621-30. 2004
    ..Authors investigated the association between estrogen replacement therapy (ERT) and dopamine transporter (DAT) availability in women...
  15. ncbi Greater availability of brain dopamine transporters in major depression shown by [99m Tc]TRODAT-1 SPECT imaging
    David J Brunswick
    Depression Research Unit, Department of Radiology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 160:1836-41. 2003
    ..The present study was an examination of the availability of brain dopamine transporter sites in patients with major depression and in healthy comparison subjects...
  16. ncbi A metabolic imaging severity rating scale for the assessment of cognitive impairment
    Andrew Newberg
    Division of Nuclear Medicine, Department of Radiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 19104, USA
    Clin Nucl Med 28:565-70. 2003
    ..This study was designed to validate a simple scoring system for evaluating fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) positron emission tomographic (PET) scans that can be used routinely in patients undergoing the clinical assessment of cognitive impairment...
  17. pmc FDG-PET imaging can diagnose periprosthetic infection of the hip
    Timothy Chryssikos
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 466:1338-42. 2008
    ..The overall accuracy of this novel noninvasive imaging modality reached 0.91 (115 of 127). Based on our results, FDG-PET appears a promising and accurate diagnostic tool for distinguishing septic from aseptic painful hip prostheses...
  18. pmc Neuroimaging in traumatic brain imaging
    Bruce Lee
    Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, Pennsylvani 19104, USA
    NeuroRx 2:372-83. 2005
    ..Neuroimaging also can be important in the chronic therapy of TBI, identifying chronic sequelae, determining prognosis, and guiding rehabilitation...
  19. ncbi Clinical validation of fully 3-D versus 2.5-D RAMLA reconstruction on the Philips-ADAC CPET PET scanner
    Stephen Chiang
    Department of Radiology, University of Pennsylvania, USA
    Nucl Med Commun 25:1103-7. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate if the fully 3-D RAMLA reconstruction software brings an appreciable improvement in clinical image quality and reader confidence...
  20. ncbi Radiologic diagnosis of brain death
    Andrew Newberg
    JAMA 288:2121-2. 2002
  21. ncbi Determination of regional cerebral function with FDG-PET imaging in neuropsychiatric disorders
    Andrew Newberg
    Division of Nuclear Medicine, The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Semin Nucl Med 32:13-34. 2002
    ..This article will also explore what FDG-PET imaging has revealed in these neuropsychiatric disorders and how these findings relate to both research and clinical applications...