Publications

  1. Rhodes DJ, Hruska CB, Conners AL, Hunt KN, O'Connor MK. Benefit-to-Radiation Risk for Breast Screening Tests Is a Flawed Concept. Radiology 2016 Dec; 281 (3):978-980
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  2. Throckmorton AD, Rhodes DJ, Hughes KS, Degnim AC, Dickson-Witmer D. Dense Breasts: What Do Our Patients Need to Be Told and Why? Ann Surg Oncol 2016 Oct; 23 (10):3119-27 Epub 2016 July 11
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  3. Throckmorton AD, Rhodes DJ, Hughes KS, Degnim AC, Dickson-Witmer D. Dense breasts: what do our patients need to be told and why? Annals Of Surgical Oncology 2016 Oct; 23 (10):3119-27
  4. Hruska CB, Scott CG, Conners AL, Whaley DH, Rhodes DJ, Carter RE, O'Connor MK, Hunt KN, Brandt KR, Vachon CM. Background parenchymal uptake on molecular breast imaging as a breast cancer risk factor: a case-control study. Breast Cancer Res 2016 Apr 26; 18 (1):42
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  5. Hruska CB, Conners AL, Vachon CM, O'Connor MK, Shuster LT, Bartley AC, Rhodes DJ. Effect of menstrual cycle phase on background parenchymal uptake at molecular breast imaging. Acad Radiol 2015 Sep; 22 (9):1147-56 Epub 2015 June 22
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  6. Conners AL, Jones KN, Hruska CB, Geske JR, Boughey JC, Rhodes DJ. Direct-Conversion Molecular Breast Imaging of Invasive Breast Cancer: Imaging Features, Extent of Invasive Disease, and Comparison Between Invasive Ductal and Lobular Histology. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2015 Sep; 205(3):W374-81.
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  7. Hruska CB, Conners AL, Jones KN, O'Connor MK, Moriarty JP, Boughey JC, Rhodes DJ. Diagnostic workup and costs of a single supplemental molecular breast imaging screen of mammographically dense breasts. AJR Am J Roentgenol 2015 Jun; 204 (6):1345-53
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  8. Rhodes DJ, Radecki Breitkopf C, Ziegenfuss JY, Jenkins SM, Vachon CM. Awareness of breast density and its impact on breast cancer detection and risk. J Clin Oncol 2015 Apr 1; 33 (10):1143-50 Epub 2015 Mar 02
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  9. Hruska CB, Rhodes DJ, Conners AL, Jones KN, Carter RE, Lingineni RK, Vachon CM. Background parenchymal uptake during molecular breast imaging and associated clinical factors. AJR Am J Roentgenol 2015 Mar; 204 (3):W363-70
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  10. O'Connor MK, Hruska CB, Tran TD, Swanson T, Conners AL, Jones K, Rhodes DJ. Factors influencing the uptake of 99mTc-sestamibi in breast tissue on molecular breast imaging. J Nucl Med Technol. 2015 Mar; 43(1):13-20. Epub 2015 Jan 22.
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  11. Rhodes DJ, Hruska CB, Conners AL, Tortorelli CL, Maxwell RW, Jones KN, Toledano AY, O'Connor MK. Journal club: molecular breast imaging at reduced radiation dose for supplemental screening in mammographically dense breasts. AJR Am J Roentgenol 2015 Feb; 204 (2):241-51
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  12. Rhodes DJ, Hruska CB, Conners AL, Tortorelli CL, Maxwell RW, Jones KN, Toledano AY, O'Connor MK. Molecular breast imaging at reduced radiation dose for supplemental screening in mammographically dense breasts. Am J Roentgenol. 2015 Feb; 204(2):241-51.
  13. Rhodes DJ, Conners AL. Breast density legislation. Implications for patients and primary care providers. Minn Med. 2014 Jul; 97(7):43-8.
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  14. Hruska CB, Conners AL, Jones KN, Weinmann AL, Lingineni RK, Carter RE, Rhodes DJ, O'Connor MK. Half-time Tc-99m sestamibi imaging with a direct conversion molecular breast imaging system. EJNMMI Res. 2014; 4(1):5. Epub 2014 Jan 15.
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  15. Sood R, Warndahl RA, Schroeder DR, Singh RJ, Rhodes DJ, Wahner-Roedler D, Bahn RS, Shuster LT. Bioidentical compounded hormones: a pharmacokinetic evaluation in a randomized clinical trial. Maturitas. 2013 Apr; 74(4):375-82. Epub 2013 Feb 04.
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  16. Conners AL, Maxwell RW, Tortorelli CL, Hruska CB, Rhodes DJ, Boughey JC, Berg WA. Gamma camera breast imaging lexicon. AJR Am J Roentgenol 2012 Dec; 199 (6):W767-74
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  17. Hruska CB, Rhodes DJ, Collins DA, Tortorelli CL, Askew JW, O'Connor MK. Evaluation of molecular breast imaging in women undergoing myocardial perfusion imaging with Tc-99m sestamibi. J Womens Health (Larchmt) 2012 Jul; 21 (7):730-8 Epub 2012 Mar 09
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  18. Conners AL, Hruska CB, Tortorelli CL, Maxwell RW, Rhodes DJ, Boughey JC, Berg WA. Lexicon for standardized interpretation of gamma camera molecular breast imaging: observer agreement and diagnostic accuracy. Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 2012 Jun; 39 (6):971-82
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  19. Hruska CB, Weinmann AL, Tello Skjerseth CM, Wagenaar EM, Conners AL, Tortorelli CL, Maxwell RW, Rhodes DJ, O'Connor MK. Proof of concept for low-dose molecular breast imaging with a dual-head CZT gamma camera. Part II. Evaluation in patients. Med Phys 2012 Jun; 39 (6):3476-83
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  20. Shippee ND, Mullan RJ, Nabhan M, Kermott CA, Hagen PT, Rhodes DJ, Montori VM, Murad MH. Adherence to preventive recommendations: experience of a cohort presenting for executive health care. Popul Health Manag 2012 Apr; 15 (2):65-70 Epub 2011 Nov 17
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  21. Wahner-Roedler DL, Boughey JC, Hruska CB, Chen B, Rhodes DJ, Tortorelli CL, Maxwell RW, Cha SS, O'Connor MK. The use of molecular breast imaging to assess response in women undergoing neoadjuvant therapy for breast cancer: a pilot study. Clin Nucl Med 2012 Apr; 37 (4):344-50
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  22. Iftikhar S, Collazo-Clavell ML, Roger VL, St Sauver J, Brown RD Jr, Cha S, Rhodes DJ. Risk of cardiovascular events in patients with polycystic ovary syndrome. Neth J Med 2012 Mar; 70 (2):74-80
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  23. Brodt JK, Rhodes DJ, Glazebrook KN, Hruska C, O'Connor M, Boughey JC. Radiologic and pathologic images of mammary fibromatosis. Breast J. 2011 Mar-Apr; 17(2):207-9. Epub 2011 Jan 27.
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  24. Rhodes DJ, Hruska CB, Phillips SW, Whaley DH, O'Connor MK. Dedicated dual-head gamma imaging for breast cancer screening in women with mammographically dense breasts. Radiology 2011 Jan; 258 (1):106-18 Epub 2010 Nov 02
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  25. Wahner-Roedler DL, Hruska CB, O'Connor MK, Phillips SW, Whaley DH, Johnson RE, Degnim AC, Boughey JC, Rhodes DJ. Molecular breast imaging for women presenting with a history of non-reproducible bloody nipple discharge and negative findings on routine imaging studies: A pilot study. Journal of Surgical Radiology. 2011; 2(1):92-9.
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  26. O'Connor MK, Li H, Rhodes DJ, Hruska CB, Clancy CB, Vetter RJ. Comparison of radiation exposure and associated radiation-induced cancer risks from mammography and molecular imaging of the breast. Med Phys 2010 Dec; 37 (12):6187-98
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  27. Shuster LT, Rhodes DJ, Gostout BS, Grossardt BR, Rocca WA. Premature menopause or early menopause: long-term health consequences. Maturitas 2010 Feb; 65 (2):161-6 Epub 2009 Sept 05
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  28. Mac Bride MB, Rhodes DJ, Shuster LT. Vulvovaginal atrophy. Mayo Clin Proc. 2010 Jan; 85(1):87-94.
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  29. Boughey JC, Tortorelli C, Hruska C, O'Connor M, Rhodes D. Molecular breast imaging in pseudoangiomatous stromal hyperplasia. Journal of Surgical Radiology. 2010; 1(1).
  30. O'Connor MK, Hruska CB, Weinmann A, Manduca A, Rhodes DJ. Development of radiation dose reduction techniques for cadmium zinc telluride detectors in molecular breast imaging. Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 2010; 7806:780603.
  31. O'Connor M, Rhodes D, Hruska C. Molecular breast imaging. Expert Rev Anticancer Ther 2009 Aug; 9 (8):1073-80
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  32. Feldstein MS, Rhodes DJ, Parker AS, Orford RR, Castle EP. The haphazard approach to the early detection of asymptomatic renal cancer: results from a contemporary executive health programme. BJU Int. 2009 Jul; 104(1):53-6. Epub 2009 Jan 12.
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  33. Rivera CM, Grossardt BR, Rhodes DJ, Brown RD Jr, Roger VL, Melton LJ 3rd, Rocca WA. Increased cardiovascular mortality after early bilateral oophorectomy. Menopause 2009 Jan-Feb; 16 (1):15-23
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  34. Rivera CM, Grossardt BR, Rhodes DJ, Rocca WA. Increased mortality for neurological and mental diseases following early bilateral oophorectomy. Neuroepidemiology 2009; 33 (1):32-40 Epub 2009 Apr 08
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  35. Hruska CB, Phillips SW, Whaley DH, Rhodes DJ, O'Connor MK. Molecular breast imaging: use of a dual-head dedicated gamma camera to detect small breast tumors. AJR Am J Roentgenol 2008 Dec; 191 (6):1805-15
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  36. Hruska CB, Boughey JC, Phillips SW, Rhodes DJ, Wahner-Roedler DL, Whaley DH, Degnim AC, O'Connor MK. Scientific Impact Recognition Award: Molecular breast imaging: a review of the Mayo Clinic experience. Am J Surg 2008 Oct; 196 (4):470-6 Epub 2008 Aug 23
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  37. O'Connor MK, Phillips SW, Hruska CB, Rhodes DJ, Collins DA. Molecular breast imaging: advantages and limitations of a scintimammographic technique in patients with small breast tumors. Breast J 2007 Jan-Feb; 13 (1):3-11
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  38. O'Connor MK, Wagenaar DJ, Hruska CB, Phillips SW, Caravaglia G, Rhodes DJ. Molecular breast imaging using a dedicated high-performance instrument. Proceeding of SPIE. 2006; 6319:63191D1-63191D14.
  39. Rhodes DJ, O'Connor MK, Phillips SW, Smith RL, Collins DA. Molecular breast imaging: a new technique using technetium Tc 99m scintimammography to detect small tumors of the breast. Mayo Clin Proc 2005 Jan; 80 (1):24-30
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  40. Mueller B, O'Connor MK, Blevis I, Rhodes DJ, Smith R, Collins DA, Phillips SW. Evaluation of a small cadmium zinc telluride detector for scintimammography. J Nucl Med 2003 Apr; 44 (4):602-9
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  41. Loprinzi CL, Barton DL, Rhodes DJ, Wahner-Roedler DL. Newer antidepressants for hot flashes. Patient Care. 2002 Jul; 36(9):45-6, 49-51.
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  42. Rhodes DJ. Identifying and counseling women at increased risk for breast cancer. Mayo Clin Proc. 2002 Apr; 77(4):355-60; quiz 360-1.
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  43. Loprinzi CL, Barton DL, Rhodes DJ, Wahner-Roedler DL. Newer antidepressants for hot flashes. Contemp Ob Gyn. 2001 Nov; 46(11):61-2, 64, 67 passim.
  44. Loprinzi CL, Barton DL, Rhodes D. Management of hot flashes in breast-cancer survivors. Lancet Oncol. 2001 Apr; 2(4):199-204.
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  45. Rhodes DJ, Koshy RC, Waterfield WC, Wu AW, Grossman SA. Feasibility of quantitative pain assessment in outpatient oncology practice. J Clin Oncol. 2001 Jan 15; 19(2):501-8.
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  46. Rhodes DJ, Hartmann LC, Perez EA. Breast cancer prevention trials. Curr Oncol Rep. 2000 Nov; 2(6):558-65.
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  47. Koshy RC, Rhodes D, Devi S, Grossman SA. Cancer pain management in developing countries: a mosaic of complex issues resulting in inadequate analgesia. Journal of Supportive Care in Cancer. 1998; 6:430-7.
  48. Rhodes D, Grossman S. Hydromorphone polymer implant: a potential alternative to methadone maintenance. J Subst Abuse Treat. 1997; 14:535-42.
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  49. Rhodes D, Grossman S. The management of cancer pain. Maryland Medical Journal. 1997; 46:141-6.
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  50. Petrek JA, Peters M, Cirrincione C, Rhodes D, Bajorunas D. Is body fat topography a risk factor for breast cancer? Ann Intern Med. 1993 Mar 1; 118(5):356-62.
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  51. Davis C, Rhodes DJ. The impact of DRGs on the cost and quality of health care in the United States. Health Policy. 1988; 9(2):117-31.
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