Musculoskeletal

What’s New in MSK Imaging? – July 2022

Evolving Role of Dual-Energy CT in the Clinical Workup of Gout: A Retrospective Study Francis I. Baffour, MD, Andrea Ferrero, PhD, Gregory A. Aird, MD, Garret M. Powell, MD, Mark C. Adkins, MD, Delamo I. Bekele, MBBS, Matthew P. Johnson, MS, Joel G. Fletcher, MD and Katrina N. Glazebrook, MBChB   American Journal of Roentgenology   https://www.ajronline.org/doi/10.2214/AJR.21.27139?mobileUi=0   Background:  Dual-energy CT (DECT) allows noninvasive […]

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What’s New in MSK Imaging? – March 2022

Cotyloid Fossa Coverage Percentages May Be Associated With Alpha Angle, Labral Tear, and Clinical Outcomes in Patients With Femoroacetabular Impingement Yoichi Murata, Lauren Pierpoint,  Madeleine DeClercq,  Carly Lockard, Maitland Martin, Naomasa Fukase, Rui Soares, Patrick Quinn, Charles P Ho, Soshi Uchida, Marc J Philippon.   American Journal of Sports Medicine   https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/34813404/   Background: Within the […]

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What’s New in MSK Imaging – December 2021

ACORE MSK – December 2021 recorded. pptx FEVER: The Flexed Elbow Valgus External Rotation View for MRI Evaluation of the Ulnar Collateral Ligament in Throwing Athletes—A Pilot Study in Major League Baseball Pitchers Pamela Lund, MD, Gary L. Waslewski, MD, Ken Crenshaw, BS, Mari Schenk, MD, Graham Munday, BS, Thomas Knoblauch, MS, Alan Rodriguez, MD and Travis Snyder, DO https://www.ajronline.org/doi/10.2214/AJR.21.25608   Background:  Ulnar […]

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What’s New In MSK Imaging – October 2021

Osseous Tumor Reporting and Data System—Multireader Validation Study Chhabra, Avneesh MD, MBA; Gupta, Anurag BSE; Thakur, Uma MD; Pezeshk, Parham MD; Dettori, Nathan MD; Callan, Alexandra MD; Xi, Yin PhD, Weatherall, Paul MD https://journals.lww.com/jcat/Abstract/2021/07000/Osseous_Tumor_Reporting_and_Data.12.aspx?context=LatestArticles Journal of Computer Assisted Tomography Background: To develop and validate an Osseous Tumor Reporting and Data System (OT-RADS) with the hypothesis […]

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What’s new in MSK Imaging – June 2021

  Diagnostic algorithm in septic total knee arthroplasty failure – What is evidence-based?  Christian Suren, Igor Lazic, Maximilian Stephan, Florian Walter Lenze, Florian Pohlig, Rüdiger von Eisenhart-Rothe  Journal of Orthopaedics  Background  One of the core difficulties of the management of total knee arthroplasty (TKA) failure is to determine whether the cause lies in a prosthetic […]

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What’s new in MSK Imaging – April 2021

  CT Phantom Evaluation of 67,392 American College of Radiology Accreditation Examinations: Implications for Opportunistic Screening of Osteoporosis Using CT Robert D. Boutin, MD, Andrew M. Hernandez, PhD, Leon Lenchik, MD, J. Anthony Seibert, PhD, Dustin A. Gress, MS and John M. Boone, PhD American Journal of Roentgenology https://www.ajronline.org/doi/abs/10.2214/AJR.20.22943 Background: The use of CT to screen for osteoporosis is possible because […]

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What’s new in MSK Imaging – February 2021

  Advanced MR imaging of bone marrow: quantification of signal alterations on T1-weighted Dixon and T2-weighted Dixon sequences in red marrow, yellow marrow, and pathologic marrow lesions Chayanit Sasiponganan, Kevin Yan, Parham Pezeshk, Yin Xi, Avneesh Chhabra Skeletal Radiology Background Radiologists interpreting MR images of skeletal lesions (or with incidental skeletal lesions) must assess signal […]

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What’s new in MSK Imaging – December 2020

Superolateral Hoffa Fat Pad Edema and Patellofemoral Maltracking: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis Kim JH, Lee SK. Superolateral Hoffa Fat Pad Edema and Patellofemoral Maltracking: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. American Journal of Roentgenology. 2020 Jun 6:1-3. https://www.ajronline.org/doi/abs/10.2214/AJR.19.22263 Background: Superolateral Hoffa fat pad (SHFP) edema is a sign of an underlying syndrome characterized by anterior knee pain […]

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What’s new in MSK Imaging – September 2020

Incidence and Predictors of Subsequent Surgery After Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: A 6-Year Follow-up Study MOON Knee Group Investigation performed at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA American Journal of Sports Medicine Background Causes of repeat surgery after anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction vary, however risk factors for these surgical procedures are not well […]

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What’s new in MSK Imaging – August 2020

Diagnostic Performance of Magnetic Resonance Imaging for Detecting Meniscal Ramp Lesions in Patients With Anterior Cruciate Ligament Tears: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Koo B, Lee SH, Yun SJ, Song JG. Diagnostic performance of magnetic resonance imaging for detecting meniscal ramp lesions in patients with anterior cruciate ligament tears: a systematic review and meta-analysis. The […]

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