Zarzour JG, Porter KK, TchelepiH, Robbin ML. Contrast-enhanced Ultrasound of Benign Liver Lesions. AbdomRadiol(NY). 2018 Apr:43(4):848-860. PMID: 29167944

RanganathPG, Robbin ML, Back SJ, Grant EG, Fetzer DT. Practical advantages of contrast-enhanced ultrasound in abdominopelvic radiology. AbdomRadiol(NY). 2018 Apr;43(4):998-1012. PMID: 29332247

Smith AD, Varney E, Zand K, Lewis T, Sirous R, York J, Florez E, Abou Elkassem A, Howard-Claudio CM, Roda M, Parker E, Scortegagna E, Joyner D, Sandlin D, Newsome A, Brewster P, Lirette ST, Griswold M. Precision analysis of a quantitative CT liver surface nodularity score. AbdomRadiol(NY). 2018 Apr 26.PMID: 29700590

Hu EM, Zhang A, Silverman SG, PedrosaI M, Wang ZJ, Smith AD, Chandarana H, Doshi A, Shinagare AB, Remer EM, Kaffenberger SD, Miller DC, Davenport MS. Multi-institutional analysis of CT and MRI reports evaluating indeterminate renal masses: comparison to a national survey investigating desired report elements. AbdomRadiol(NY). 2018 Apr 17. PMID: 29666953

Hoang JK, Middleton WD, Farjat AE, Teefey SA, Abinanti N, Boschini FJ, Bronner AJ, Dahiya N, Hertzberg BS, Newman JR, Scanga D, VoglerRC, Tessler FN. InterobserverVariability of Sonographic Features Used in the American College of Radiology Thyroid Imaging Reporting and Data System. AJR AmJ Roentgenol. 2018 AprApr 27:1-6. PMID: 29702015

Tessler FN, Middleton WD, Grant EG. Thyroid Imaging Reporting and Data System (TI-RADS): A User's Guide. Radiology. 2018 Apr; 287 (1):29-36. PMID: 29558300

Prior Omissions
MengY, BottenfieldB, Bolding M, Liu L, Adams ML.  Sensing Passive Eye Response to Impact Induced Head Acceleration Using MEMS IMUs.  IEEE Trans Biomed Circuits Syst. 2018 Feb;12(1):182-191.  PMID: 29377806

Lirette ST, Smith AD, Aban IB. A tool to visualize and analyze perfusion data: Development and application of the R package "CTP". ComputMethods Programs Biomed. 2018 Jan; 153:11-17. PMID: 29157444

Robbin ML. How to start your Contrast Enhanced Ultrasound practice. American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) Meet the Professor. Chicago, IL. March 24-28, 2018.

Bass RZ, Morgan DE, Brooks WS. A case of pancreatic cancer: Abdominal Anatomy Team-Based Learning Module for Medical Students. MedEdPORTAL. 2018 Mar 29;14:10700. 10.15766/mep_2374-8265.10700

Kasten BB, Oliver P, Kim H, Fan J, Ferrone S, Ferrone CR, Zinn KR, Buchsbaum DJ. 212Pb-labeled antibody targeted to chondroitin sulfate proteoglycan 4 for triple-negative breast cancer therapy in mouse models. Int J Mol Sci. 2018 Mar 21;19(4);pp. 925. PMID: 29561763

McNamara MM, Thomas JV, Alexander LF, Little MD, Bolus DN, Li YE, Morgan, DE. Diffusion-weighted MRI as a screening tool for hepatocellular carcinoma in cirrhotic livers: correlation with explant data-a pilot study.  Abdom Radiol. 2018 Mar 3. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29500648

Gordetsky JB, Schultz L, Porter KK, Nix JW, Thomas JV, Del Carmen Rodriguez PM, Rais-Bahrami S. Defining the optimal method for reporting prostate cancer grade and tumor extent on MR/US fusion targeted biopsies. Hum Pathol. 2018 Mar 15. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29157390.

Lee T, Magill M, Burke SK, Blair AT, Robbin ML, Allon M. Comparison of postoperative ultrasound criteria to predict unassisted use of arteriovenous fistulas for hemodialysis. J Vasc Access. 2018 Mar;19(2):167-171. PMID: 29283177

Ta CN, Kono Y, Eghtedari M, Oh YT, Robbin ML, Barr RG, Kummel AC, Mattrey RF. Focal Liver Lesions: Computer-aided Diagnosis by Using Contrast-enhanced US Cine Recordings. Radiology. 2018 Mar;286(3):1062-1071. PMID: 29072980

Tessler FN, Middleton WD, Grant EG. Thyroid Imaging Reporting and Data System (TI-RADS): A User's Guide. Radiology. 2018 Apr;287(1):29-36. PMID: 29558300

Sherrer RL, Lai WS, Thomas JV, Nix JW, Rais-Bahrami S. Incidental findings on multiparametric MRI performed for evaluation of prostate cancer. Abdom Radiol. 2018 Mar;43(3):696-701. PMID: 28677001

Ghani M, Wong M, Omoumi F, Zheng B, Fajardo L, Yan A, Wu X, Hong Liu. Detectability comparison of simulated tumors in digital breast tomosynthesis using high-energy X-ray inline phase sensitive and commercial imaging systems. Phys Med. 2018 Mar;47:34-41. PMID: 29609816

Special Acknowledgments
Dr. Andrew Smith was selected to initiate and lead the Emerging Technology Commission for the Society of Abdominal Radiology.

The IR Section had 23 submitted abstracts to RSNA 2018.

Bass R, McNamara MM, Little MD, Pietryga JA, Sanyal R, Zarzour JG. Contrast Enema Examination: Technique and Essential Findings: RadioGraphics Fundamentals Online Presentation. RadioGraphics. 2018 Jan-Feb;38(1):90-91. PMID: 29320315

Bhambhvani P, Hage FG, Iskandrian AE. A quick glance at selected topics in this issue. J Nucl Cardiol. 2018 Feb 7. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 29417411

Saab R, Bhambhvani P, Iskandrian AE, Hage FG. A case of longitudinal care of a patient with cardiac sarcoidosis. J Nucl Cardiol. 2018 Feb 8. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 29423905

Pahade JK, Trout AT, Zhang B, Bhambhvani P, Muse VV, Delaney LR, Zucker EJ, Pandharipande PV, Brink JA, Goske MJ. What patients want to know about imaging examinations: A multiinstitutional U.S. survey in adult and pediatric teaching hospitals on patient preferences for receiving information before radiologic examinations. Radiology. 2018 Feb 13. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 29436946

Bhambhvani P, Hage F. Nuclear imaging of cardiac amyloidosis. 'We've only just begun'. J Nucl Cardiol. 2018 Feb;24(1):191-194. PMID: 27638743

Bhambhvani P, Hage FG, Iskandrian AE. A quick glance at selected topics in this issue. J Nucl Cardiol. 2018 Feb;25(1):9-11. PMID: 29230657

Galgano SJ, Marshall RV, Middlebrooks EH, McConathy JE, Bhambhvani P. PET/MR imaging in head and neck cancer: Current applications and future directions. Magn Reson Imaging Clin N Am. 2018 Feb;26(1):167-178. PMID: 29128003

Mityul MI, Gilcrease-Garcia B, Mangano MD, Demertzis JL, Gunn AJ. Radiology reporting: current practices and an introduction to patient-centered opportunities for improvement. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2018 Feb;210(2):376-385. PMID: 29140114

Kim DJ, Raman HS, Salter A, Ramaswamy R, Gunn AJ, Weiss CR, Akinwande O. Analysis of weight changes after left gastric artery embolization in a cancer-naive population. Diagn Interv Radiol. 2018 Feb; 24:94–97. [Epub ahead of print]

Dehdashti F, Wu N, Bose R, Naughton MJ, Ma CX, Marquez-Nostra BV, Diebolder P, Mpoy C, Rogers BE, Lapi SE, Laforest R, Siegel BA. Evaluation of [89Zr]trastuzumab-PET/CT in differentiating HER2-positive from HER2-negative breast cancer. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment. 2018 Feb 13; 1-8. [Epub ahead of print]

Allon M, Imrey PB, Cheung AK, Radeva M, Alpers CE, Beck GJ, Dember LM, Farber A, Greene T, Himmelfarb J, Huber TS, Kaufman JS, Kusek JW, Roy-Chaudhury P, Robbin ML, Vazquez MA, Feldman HI; Hemodialysis Fistula Maturation (HFM) Study Group. Relationships Between Clinical Processes and Arteriovenous Fistula Cannulation and Maturation: A Multicenter Prospective Cohort Study. Am J Kidney Dis. 2018 Feb 2. pii: S0272-6386(17)31130-7. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 29398178

Acharya D, Aryal S, Loyaga-Rendon R, Pamboukian SV, Tallaj J, Kirklin JK, Holman WL, Singh S. The use of computed tomography in preoperative planning for heartware left ventricular assist device placement. ASAIO J. 2018 Feb 24. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29485426

Avant LC, Bryant P, Sonavane SK, Muzny CA. Acute pulmonary symptoms in a 19-year-old man with human immunodeficiency virus. Clinical Infectious Diseases. 2018 Feb;66(4):633-4.

Nguyen XV, Roy Choudhury K, Tessler FN, Hoang JK. Effect of Tumor Size on Risk of Metastatic Disease and Survival for Thyroid Cancer: Implications for Biopsy Guidelines. Thyroid. 2018 Feb 22. PMID: 29373949

Mehralivand S, Shih JH, Rais-Bahrami S, Oto A, Bednarova S, Nix JW, Thomas JV, et al. A magnetic resonance imaging-based prediction model for prostate biopsy risk stratification. JAMA Oncol. 2018 Feb 22. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29470570

Prior Omissions
Mityul MI, Gilcrease-Garcia B, Searleman A, Demertzis JL, Gunn AJ. Interpretive differences between patients and radiologists regarding the diagnostic confidence associated with commonly used phrases in the radiology report. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2018 Jan;210(1):123-126. PMID: 29023151

Wu D, Wong M, Li Y, Fajardo L, Zheng B, Wu X, Liu H. Quantitative investigation of the edge enhancement in in-line phase contrast projections and tomosynthesis provided by distributing microbubbles on the interface between two tissues: a phantom study. Physics in Medicine and Biology. 2017 Dec;62: 9357-9376. PMID: 29161236

January 2018
Bass R, McNamara MN, Little MD, PietrygaJA, Sanyal R, Zarzour JG. Contrast enema examination: technique and essential findings: RadioGraphics fundamentals / online presentation. Radiographics. 2018 January-February;38(1):90-91. PMID 29320315

Reisner DC, Burgan CM. Wandering spleen: an overview. CurrProblDiagnRadiol. 2018 January -February;47(1):68-70. Review. PMID: 28385371

Slanetz PJ, Canon CL, Spalluto L, Debenedectis CM, Borondy-Kitts A, Deitte LA. Fostering Patient-and Family-Centered Care in Radiology Practice. J Am CollRadiol. 2018 January 2. doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2017.11.028 [Epubahead of print]

Galgano S, Viets Z, Fowler K, Gore L, Thomas JV, McNamara MM, McConathy J. Practical considerations for clinical PET/MRI. PET Clin. 2018 January;13(1):97-112. Review. PMID: 29157390

Kim H. Variability in Quantitative DCE-MRI: Sources and Solutions. Journal of Nature and Science. Vol. 4, pii: e484, 2018.

Massicano AV, Marquez-Nostra BV, Lapi SE. Targeting HER2 in Nuclear Medicine for Imaging and Therapy. Molecular Imaging. 2018 January. PMCID: PMC5784567

Copeland CR, Nath H, Terry NLJ, Wilson CG, Kim YI, Lynch DA, Bodduluri S, Wells JM, DransfieldMT, DíazAA, WashkoGR, Foreman MG, Bhatt SP. Genetic Epidemiology of COPD (COPDGene) Investigators. Paratracheal Paraseptal Emphysema and Expiratory Central Airway Collapse in Smokers. Ann Am ThoracSoc. 2018 January 3. PMID:29298081 [Epubahead of print]

RadkaCD, Radford LL, Massicano AV, DeLucas LJ, Lapi SE, AllerSG. Essential Metal Uptake in Gram-negative Bacteria: X-ray Fluorescence, Radioisotopes, and Cell Fractionation. J. Vis. Exp. (132), e57169, doi:10.3791/57169 (2018).

RanganathPG, Robbin ML, Back SJ, Grant EG, FetzerDT. Practical advantages of contrast-enhanced ultrasound in abdominopelvic radiology. AbdomRadiol.2018 January 13. PMID: 29332247 [Epubahead of print].

Tessler FN, Middleton WD, Grant EG, Hoang JK. ACR Thyroid Imaging, Reporting and Data System (TI-RADS): White Paper of the ACR TI-RADS Committee. J Am CollRadiol. 2018 January 31. PMID: 29396195 [Epubahead of print]

Nguyen XV, Roy Choudhury K, Tessler FN, Hoang JK. Effect of tumor size on risk of metastatic disease and survival for thyroid cancer: Implications for biopsy guidelines. Thyroid. 2018 January 26. PMID: 29373949 [Epubahead of print]

Truong M, Wang B, GordetskyJB, Nix JW, Frye TP, Messing EM, Thomas JV, et al. Multi-institutional nomogram predicting benign prostate pathology on magnetic resonance/ ultrasound fusion biopsy in men with a prior negative 12-core systematic biopsy. Cancer. 2018 January 15;124(2):278-285. PMID: 28976544

Zarzour JG, Morgan DE, Callaway JP, Hawn MT, Canon CL, Koehler RE. Anti-reflux Procedures: Complications, Radiologic Findings, and Surgical and GastroenterologicPerspectives. Abdominal Imaging. 2018 January 4. doi:10.1007/s00261-017-1446-3 [Epubahead of print]