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Abstracts for 2012

Paper-Mentor

High-Flow Spinal CSF Leaks Precisely Localized by Dynamic Myelography: Association with Body Mass Index?

Richard, E, Rosebrock, MD
Felix, E, Diehn, MD, Non ASSR Member
Jonathan, M, Morris, MD, Non ASSR Member
Patrick, H, Luetmer, MD, Non ASSR Member
Kent, R, Thielen, MD, Non ASSR Member

Baastrup’s Disease: A Comparison of Imaging Modalities and Literature Review

Austin, C, Bourgeois, B.S., M.D.
Ted, T, Chang, B.A., M.D., Non ASSR Member
Geoffrey, G, Laing, B.A., M.D., Non ASSR Member
Paul, D, Campbell, Jr., B.S., M.D., Non ASSR Member
James, W, Boyd, B.S., M.D., Non ASSR Member

Endovascular Embolization of Spinal Dural AVF and AVM: A Trans-Atlantic Two Institution Experience

Augusto, E, Elias, DDS, MD
Neeraj, Chaudhary, MD MRCS FRCR, Non ASSR Member
Aditya, S, Pandey, MD, Non ASSR Member
Stefan, Brew, FRANZCR, Non ASSR Member
John, J, Gemmete, MD, Non ASSR Member

Tapering of the central spinal canal in patients with Chiari I

Jill, A, Hammersley, M.D.
Yonker, Wang, M.D., Non ASSR Member
Alejandro, Munoz Del Rioz, Ph.D., Non ASSR Member
Victor, Haughton, M.D., Non ASSR Member

Spinal Cord Metastases: Unique Findings on Post-gadolinium MRI

Jeffrey, B, Rykken, M.D.
Felix, E, Diehn, MD, Non ASSR Member
Christopher, H, Hunt, MD, Non ASSR Member
Laurence, J, Eckel, MD, Non ASSR Member
Kara, M, Schwartz, MD, Non ASSR Member
Christopher, P, Wood, MD, Non ASSR Member

Papers - Non-Mentor

Cryoablation/Vertebroplasty versus Radiofrequency/Vertebroplasty in neoplastic vertebral localisation

Francesco, Massari, M.D./P.h.D.
Salvatore, A, Masala, Prof., Non ASSR Member
Giovanni, Simonetti, Prof., Non ASSR Member

Multicenter study to assess the efficacy and safety of sacroplasty in patients with pathologic sacral lesions.

A. Orlando, Ortiz, MD, MBA, FACR
Keith, Kortman, MD, Non ASSR Member
Todd, Miller, MD, Non ASSR Member
Allan, Brook, MD, Non ASSR Member
Bassem, Georgy, MD, Non ASSR Member
John, Mathis, MD, Non ASSR Member

1H-MR Spectroscopy in the evaluation of osteoporotic and neoplastic vertebral fractures prior percutaneous vertebroplasty

Francesco, Massari, M.D./P.h.D.
Salvatore, A, Masala, Prof., Non ASSR Member
Giovanni, Simonetti, Prof., Non ASSR Member

The “Normal Appearing” Spinal Cord in Spinal Cord Injury: Diffusion Tensor Imaging Alterations Beyond the Visible Zone of Injury

Vahe, M, Zohrabian, M.D.
Benjamin, Zussman, B.S., Non ASSR Member
Andrea, Frangos, M.S., Non ASSR Member
Ralph, Marino, M.D., Non ASSR Member
Richard, Gorniak, M.D., Non ASSR Member
Adam, E, Flanders, M.D., Non ASSR Member

Fluoroscopic-Guided Percutaneous Spinal Fiducial Markers for Intra-operative Localization

Michael, J, Derr, D.O.
Jeffrey, A, Stone, M.D., Non ASSR Member

Obtaining and Documenting Multisource Feedback for Trainees During Spine Interventions

Eric, M, Spickler, MD
Suresh, C, Patel, MD, Non ASSR Member

Impact of a new generation wide bore 3T MR scanner on image quality and imaging time

Sedat, Alibek, MD, Assoc. Professor
Hubertus, Gloger, MD, Non ASSR Member

Blazer Vertebral Augmentation System for Minimally Invasive Treatment of Spinal Compression Fractures

H. Paul, Hatten, Jr., M.D.
Larry, E, Miller, Ph.D., Non ASSR Member
Jon, E, Block, Ph.D., Non ASSR Member

Examining Intramedullary Spinal Cord Metastases in Patients with Systemic Malignancies

Maya, E, Hartman, MD
Erica, Pollack, MD, Non ASSR Member
Sasan, Karimi, MD, Non ASSR Member
Eric, Lis, MD, Non ASSR Member
George, Krol, MD, Non ASSR Member
Robert, J, Young, MD, Non ASSR Member

Pathologic versus Osteoporotic Compression Fractures: Is there a difference in response to vertebroplasty?

Lex, A, Mitchell, MD
Mike, Ross, MD, Non ASSR Member
Alyson, Wu, MD, Non ASSR Member
Huy, M, Do, MD, Non ASSR Member

Role of MRI in discrimination of Tubercular ‘vs’ Pyogenic Spondylitis: A comparative study

Mohammed Azfar, Siddiqui, M.B.B.S., M.D.
Mohd, Khalid, M.B.B.S., M.D., Non ASSR Member
Ibne, Ahmad, M.B.B.S., M.D., Non ASSR Member
Ekram, Ullah, M.B.B.S., M.D., Non ASSR Member
Mehtab, Ahmad, M.B.B.S., M.D., Non ASSR Member
Saifullah, Khalid, M.B.B.S., Non ASSR Member

Procedure time and radiation dose from cervical puncture with CT guidance

Todd, S, Miller, MD
Amichai, Erdfarb, Non ASSR Member
Edwin, Gulko, MD, Non ASSR Member
Richard, Zampolin, Non ASSR Member
Allan, Brook, MD, Non ASSR Member

CT guidance for lumber puncture. Procedure time and radiation dose

Todd, S, Miller, MD
Andrew, Brook, Non ASSR Member
Judah, Burns, MD, Non ASSR Member
Amichai, Erdfarb, MD, Non ASSR Member
Richard, Zampolin, MD, Non ASSR Member
Allan, Brook, MD, Non ASSR Member

MRI Assessment of Cervical Foraminal Stenosis Can Predict Response to Nerve Root Injection

Lubdha, Shah, MD
Erica, Bisson, MD, Non ASSR Member
Wilson, Ray, MD, Non ASSR Member

Role of whole spine MRI in detection of noncontiguous multiple level spinal tuberculosis

Mohammed Azfar, Siddiqui, M.B.B.S., M.D.
Ibne, Ahmad, M.B.B.S., M.D., Non ASSR Member
Ekram, Ullah, M.B.B.S., M.D., Non ASSR Member
Syed Amjad Ali, Rizvi, M.B.B.S., M.S., Non ASSR Member

Multicenter study to assess the efficacy and safety of sacroplasty in patients with osteoporotic sacral insufficiency fractures.

A. Orlando, Ortiz, MD, MBA, FACR
Keith, Kortman, MD, Non ASSR Member
Todd, Miller, MD, Non ASSR Member
Allan, Brook, MD, Non ASSR Member
John, Mathis, MD, Non ASSR Member
Bassem, Georgy, MD, Non ASSR Member

Efficacy of Discogel® – Radiopaque gelified ethanol + etilcellulose in the treatment of contained disc herniations: a preliminary experience

STEFANO, MARCIA, MD
MATTEO, BELLINI, MD, Non ASSR Member
EMANUELE, PIRAS, MD, Non ASSR Member
STEFANO, MARINI, MD, Non ASSR Member
MARIANGELA, MARRAS, MD, Non ASSR Member

Posters

The Paraspinal Musculature: A Review of Normal Anatomy and Pathologic Processes

Joe, G, Harb, D.O.
Ay-Ming, Wang, M.D., Non ASSR Member
Richard, Silbergleit, M.D., Non ASSR Member

Image-Guided Sympathetic Blocks

Francesco, Massari, MD/PhD
Nancey, T, Tsai, MD, Non ASSR Member
Zoran, Rumboldt, MD, PhD, Non ASSR Member
Alessandro, Pedicelli, MD, Non ASSR Member
Giuseppe, Bonaldi, MD, Non ASSR Member
Alessandro, Cianfoni, MD, Non ASSR Member

Dissection on Routine Cervical MRI – An Important Finding to Recognize

Chris, Buckle
Colin, Poon, MD, Non ASSR Member
Ken, Goldberg, MD, Non ASSR Member
William, Ankembrandt, MD, Non ASSR Member
Joel, Meyer, MD, Non ASSR Member
Bojan, Petrovic, Non ASSR Member

Transoral CT Guided C2 Procedures: Diagnostic yield improvement and therapeutic considerations

Sudhir, Kathuria, MBBS, MD
James, Chen, MD, Non ASSR Member
Dheeraj, Gandhi, MBBS, MD, Non ASSR Member

Primitive neuroectodermal tumor (PNET) arising in a tailgut cyst: MRI and CT findings with pathological correlation

Yasutaka, Kawamura, MD, PhD
Tetsuryu, Mitsuyama, MD, Non ASSR Member
Motoo, Kubota, MD, Phd, Non ASSR Member
Yoichi, Kikuchi, MD, Non ASSR Member
Toshihiro, O'uchi, MD, PhD, Non ASSR Member

Transforaminal epidural steroid injection for low back pain: Comparison of fluoroscopy time and radiation dose at different levels of lumbosacral nerve

Jina, Kim, M.D.
Min Hee, Lee, M.D., Non ASSR Member
Myung Jin, Shin, M.D., Non ASSR Member
Yun Mi, Hwang, M.D., Non ASSR Member
Sang Hoon, Lee, M.D., Non ASSR Member
Hye Won, Chung, M.D., Non ASSR Member

Spinal Neurosarcoidosis: Rapid MRI Assessment

Kenneth, L, Weiss, MD
Yichun, Lin, MA, Non ASSR Member
Achala, S, Vagal, Non ASSR Member
Jane, L, Weiss, BSN, Non ASSR Member
Elyse, E, Lower, Non ASSR Member
Robert, P, Baughman, MD, Non ASSR Member

A Systematic And Intelligent Approach to Postoperative Spine

Razia, Rehmani, MD
Robert, Schneider, MD, Non ASSR Member

Traumatic Cervical Spondyloptosis: Stand-alone anterior or posterior fusion

Ameera, F, Ismail, MD
Nader, S, Dahdaleh, MD, Non ASSR Member
Brian, J, Dlouhy, MD, Non ASSR Member
Jeremy, D.W., Greenlee, MD, Non ASSR Member
Patrick, W., Hitchon, MD, Non ASSR Member
Wendy, R.K., Smoker, MD, Non ASSR Member

Copper deficiency myelopathy secondary to overuse of zinc supplementation

AJAY, AGARWAL, MD
Suresh, C, Patel, MD, Non ASSR Member

Imaging Manifestations of Granulomatous Diseases of the Spine

Asif, Abdullah, M.D.
Augusto, Elias, M.D., Non ASSR Member
Alex, A, Dombrowski, M.D., Non ASSR Member

Spinal Cord Vasculature: radiographic correlation of anatomy and pathology.

Andrew, D, Nicholson, MD
Abdul, Tarabishy, MB,BS, Non ASSR Member
Arthur, J, Fountin, MD, Non ASSR Member

Angio-CT(C-arm flat-panel detector CT) application of spine intervention

jaewon, Jung, RN
joonwoo, Lee, MD, Non ASSR Member

Percutaneous Image Guided C-Spine Procedures

Francesco, Massari, MD/PhD
Zoran, Rumboldt, MD, PhD, Non ASSR Member
William, A, Vandergrift, MD, Non ASSR Member
Giuseppe, Bonaldi, MD, Non ASSR Member
Alessandro, Cianfoni, MD, Non ASSR Member

Diffusion-weighted imaging of spinal cord lesions: characteristic findings, differential diagnoses and imaging pitfalls

Toshio, Moritani, MD, PhD
Sami, Shibai, MD, Non ASSR Member
Aaron, Berg, MD, Non ASSR Member
John, Kim, MD, Non ASSR Member

MRI of Vertebral Bone Marrow: A Pictorial Review of Pathophysiologic Conditions

Asif, Abdullah, M.D.
Augusto, Elias, M.D., Non ASSR Member
Ahmad, Aouthmany, M.D., Non ASSR Member
Haitham, Elsamaloty, M.D., Non ASSR Member

Diffusion-weighted imaging of spinal and paraspinal infections: characteristic findings, differential diagnoses and imaging pitfalls

Toshio, Moritani, MD, PhD
Aaron, Berg, MD, Non ASSR Member
John, Kim, MD, Non ASSR Member

Neurulation anomaly: Embryology and MR imaging of spinal dysraphism

Birva, Patel, M.D.
Hasit, Mehta, M.D., Non ASSR Member

Radiologic Findings of Intracranial Hypotension in the Spine and Brain, an Often Missed Diagnosis

Ted, T, Chang, BA, MD
Austin, C, Bourgeois, BS, MD, Non ASSR Member
Melissa, L, Neveu, BS, MD, Non ASSR Member
Paul, D, Campbell, BS, MD, Non ASSR Member
Geoffrey, G, Laing, BS,MD, Non ASSR Member

Dorsal Dermal Sinus

Ryan, C, Withrow, MD
Michael, J, Jubang, MD, Non ASSR Member
James, C, Smith, MD, Non ASSR Member

Spinal Dysplasia

Michael, J, Jubang, MD
Ryan, C, Withrow, MD, Non ASSR Member
Thomas, P, Nickles, MD, Non ASSR Member
Faruq, Mahmud, MD, Non ASSR Member

Review of Post Lumbar Puncture Headaches

Rajan, P., Patel, M.D.
Mina, F., Hanna, M.D., Non ASSR Member
David, H., Uhrbrock, M.D., Non ASSR Member

Generalized Lymphangiomatosis in an Adult: A Case Report

Edward, C, Fourgas, MD
Suresh, Patel, M.D., Non ASSR Member
Eric, Spickler, M.D., Non ASSR Member

Grading of Nuchal Ligament Injuries in Cervical Trauma Patients with Flexion Injuries

Kamron, Izadi, M.D.
John, L., Go, M.D., Non ASSR Member
Michael, J., Kim, M.D., Non ASSR Member
Paul, E., Kim, M.D., Non ASSR Member
Meng, Law, M.D., Non ASSR Member

Imaging Spectrum of Metabolic Pathology in the Spine

Narayan, Viswanadhan, MD
Sherif, Saad, MD, Non ASSR Member
Christopher, Jones, MD, Non ASSR Member
Joyce, Li, MD, Non ASSR Member
Ryan, Lee, MD, Non ASSR Member

Fluoroscopy Time and Radiation Dose: Comparison between Transforaminal and Caudal Epidural Steroid Injections

Seon-Jeong, Kim, MD
Min Hee, Lee, MD, Non ASSR Member
Hye Won, Chung, MD, Non ASSR Member
Sang Hoon, Lee, MD, Non ASSR Member
Myung Jin, Shin, MD, Non ASSR Member

Use and evaluation of a new cavity creation device for vertebral augmentation

A. Orlando, Ortiz, MD, MBA, FACR
Bhumika, Patel, Non ASSR Member

MR imaging of the pediatric spine

Jihae, Lee, MD
Sun-Young, Lee, MD, Non ASSR Member
Woo Ho, Cho, MD, Non ASSR Member
Mijin, Kang, MD, Non ASSR Member
Hanbee, Lee, MD, Non ASSR Member

Beyond the Spine : Extra Spinal Imaging Findings on Lumbar MR

Chris, Buckle
Kristina, Olsen, MD, Non ASSR Member
Ken, Goldberg, MD, Non ASSR Member
Jordan, Prager, MD, Non ASSR Member
Joel, Meyer, MD, Non ASSR Member
Doris, Yip, Non ASSR Member

Postoperative MRI of lumbar spine : complicated cases leading reoperation

Jihae, Lee, MD
Kyung Eun, Bae, MD, Non ASSR Member
Woo Ho, Cho, MD, Non ASSR Member
Hanbee, Lee, MD, Non ASSR Member
Mijin, Kang, MD, Non ASSR Member

Abusive Truama of the Spine: A Pictorial Essay

David, M, Mirsky, MD
Karuna, V, Shekdar, MD, Non ASSR Member
Erin, S, Schwartz, MD, Non ASSR Member

Image-guided Percutaneous Cervical Spine Biopsies: A Review of Techniques, Results, and Complication Avoidance

Rebecca, Wu, M.D.
Yun, A, Tseng, D.O., Non ASSR Member
Steven, Drexler, M.D., Non ASSR Member
Orlando, Ortiz, M.D., M.B.A., F.A.C.R., Non ASSR Member

Initial Experience with the use of Percutaneous Cryoablation for Osteoid Osteoma of the Spine: A Series of Cases

Douglas, Yim, MD
Taoreed, Lawal, BS, Non ASSR Member
James, Martin, MD, Non ASSR Member
David, Monson, MD, Non ASSR Member
Robert, Bruce, MD, Non ASSR Member
John, Holbrook, MD, Non ASSR Member

Functional Outcome and Length of Stay after Vertebroplasty with a Curved Needle

Todd, S, Miller, MD
Anthony, Mohabir, BS, Non ASSR Member
Joaquim, Farinhas, MD, Non ASSR Member
Christopher, Romano, RPA-C, Non ASSR Member
David, Pasquale, MD, Non ASSR Member
Allan, Brook, MD, Non ASSR Member

CT and Pathologic Correlation Vertebral Body Cavity Creation

Todd, S, Miller, MD
Christopher, Romano, RPA-C, Non ASSR Member
Allan, Brook, MD, Non ASSR Member

Imaging of Novel Spine Operations : What the Surgeon Wants to Know

Chris, Buckle
Mojtahedi, Saeid, MD, Non ASSR Member
Roitberg, Ben, MD, Non ASSR Member

Manifestations of Metabolic Disease within the Intervertebral Disk Space

Roi, M, Bittane, MD
Joseph, Mazzie, DO, Non ASSR Member
Michael, Brooks, MD, Non ASSR Member
Stacy, Smith, MD, Non ASSR Member
A.Orlando, Ortiz, MD, MBA,FACR, Non ASSR Member

Development of a Grading System to Measure Atrophy of the Posterior Paraspinal Muscles

Esther, E, Coronel, MD
A. Orlando, Ortiz, MD, MBA, FACR, Non ASSR Member
Joseph, Mazzie, DO, Non ASSR Member

Diagnosis of early spinal cord infarction with diffusion weighted imaging (DWI).

Daniel, K, Powell, MD, BA
Edward, Libfeld, MD, CAQ Neuroradiology, Non ASSR Member

Excerptas

An Atypical Case of Adult Polyglucosan Body Disease

Michael, E., Seymour, M.D.
David, P., Chason, M.D., Non ASSR Member
Lisa, I., Yang, M.D., Non ASSR Member
Carlos, L., Perez, M.D., Non ASSR Member

Incidental detection of thoracic intradural extramedullary capillary hemangioma; A case report

Ji Youn, Yu, M.D.
Hyung-Seok, Kim, M.D., Non ASSR Member
Jin-Hee, Park, M.D., Non ASSR Member
Sang-Ho, Lee, M.D., Non ASSR Member

Spontaneous Reduction of Tumoral Calcinosis of the Cervical Spine After CT Guided Biopsy and Aspiration.

Patrick, H, Luetmer, MD
Felix, E, Diehn, M.D., Non ASSR Member
Daryl, C, Bergen, M.D., Non ASSR Member
John, I, Lane, M.D., Non ASSR Member
Karen, Fritchie, M.D., Non ASSR Member
A. Noelle, Larson, M.D., Non ASSR Member

Intramedullary Intermediate Melanocytoma with Leptomeningeal Metastases

Michael, E., Seymour, M.D.
Lisa, I., Yang, M.D., Non ASSR Member
David, P., Chason, M.D., Non ASSR Member
Carlos, L., Perez, M.D., Non ASSR Member

Imaging features and work up of Hirayama disease: A rare cause of cervical myelopathy

Udaykamal, Barad, MD
Annette, Douglas-Akinwande, MD, Non ASSR Member

An unusual cause of diffuse spinal cord compression: extensive spinal involvement of tophaceous gout

Jihae, Lee, MD
Woo Ho, Cho, MD, Non ASSR Member
Min Woo, Shin, MD, Non ASSR Member
Hanbee, Lee, MD, Non ASSR Member
Mijin, Kang, MD, Non ASSR Member