Publications

  1. Pashkova N, Yu L, Schnicker NJ, Tseng CC, Gakhar L, Katzmann DJ, Piper RC. Interactions of ubiquitin and CHMP5 with the V domain of HD-PTP reveals role for regulation of Vps4 ATPase. Mol Biol Cell. 2021 Sep 29; mbcE21040219 Epub 2021 Sept 29
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  2. Gong H, Hsieh SS, Holmes DR 3rd, Cook DA, Inoue A, Bartlett DJ, Baffour F, Takahashi H, Leng S, Yu L, McCollough CH, Fletcher JG. An interactive eye-tracking system for measuring radiologists' visual fixations in volumetric CT images: Implementation and initial eye-tracking accuracy validation. Med Phys. 2021 Sep 17 Epub 2021 Sept 17
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  3. Ma Y, Yu L, Olah M, Smith R, Oatman SR, Allen M, Pishva E, Zhang B, Menon V, Ertekin-Taner N, Lunnon K, Bennett DA, Klein HU, De Jager PL. Epigenomic features related to microglia are associated with attenuated effect of APOE epsilon4 on Alzheimer's disease risk in humans. Alzheimers Dement. 2021 Sep 5 Epub 2021 Sept 05
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  4. Ren L, Allmendinger T, Halaweish A, Schmidt B, Flohr T, McCollough CH, Yu L. Energy-integrating-detector multi-energy CT: Implementation and a phantom study. Med Phys. 2021 Sep; 48 (9):4857-4871 Epub 2021 July 29
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  5. Thijssen EH, La Joie R, Strom A, Fonseca C, Iaccarino L, Wolf A, Spina S, Allen IE, Cobigo Y, Heuer H, VandeVrede L, Proctor NK, Lago AL, Baker S, Sivasankaran R, Kieloch A, Kinhikar A, Yu L, Valentin MA, Jeromin A, Zetterberg H, Hansson O, Mattsson-Carlgren N, Graham D, Blennow K, Kramer JH, Grinberg LT, Seeley WW, Rosen H, Boeve BF, Miller BL, Teunissen CE, Rabinovici GD, Rojas JC, Dage JL, Boxer AL, Advancing Research and Treatment for Frontotemporal Lobar Degeneration investigators. Plasma phosphorylated tau 217 and phosphorylated tau 181 as biomarkers in Alzheimer's disease and frontotemporal lobar degeneration: a retrospective diagnostic performance study. Lancet Neurol. 2021 Sep; 20 (9):739-752
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  6. Mohammadinejad P, Mileto A, Yu L, Leng S, Guimaraes LS, Missert AD, Jensen CT, Gong H, McCollough CH, Fletcher JG. CT Noise-Reduction Methods for Lower-Dose Scanning: Strengths and Weaknesses of Iterative Reconstruction Algorithms and New Techniques. Radiographics. 2021 Sep-Oct; 41 (5):1493-1508
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  7. Gong H, Ren L, Hsieh SS, McCollough CH, Yu L. Deep learning enabled ultra-fast-pitch acquisition in clinical X-ray computed tomography. Med Phys. 2021 Aug 20 [Epub ahead of print]
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  8. Nogel SJ, Ren L, Yu L, Takahashi N, Froemming AT. Feasibility of Dual-Energy Computed Tomography Imaging of Gadolinium-Based Contrast Agents and Its Application in Computed Tomography Cystography: An Exploratory Study to Assess an Alternative Option When Iodinated Contrast Agents Are Contraindicated. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2021 Aug 16 [Epub ahead of print]
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  9. Ren L, Huber N, Rajendran K, Fletcher JG, McCollough CH, Yu L. Dual-Contrast Biphasic Liver Imaging With Iodine and Gadolinium Using Photon-Counting Detector Computed Tomography: An Exploratory Animal Study. Invest Radiol. 2021 Aug 13 [Epub ahead of print]
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  10. Gong H, Yu L, Leng S, Fletcher JG, McCollough CH. Reader Performance as a Function of Patient Size for the Detection of Hepatic Metastases. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2021 Aug 2 Epub 2021 Aug 02
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  11. Zavatta G, Tebben PJ, McCollough CH, Yu L, Vrieze T, Clarke BL. Basal Ganglia Calcification Is Associated With Local and Systemic Metabolic Mechanisms in Adult Hypoparathyroidism. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2021 Jun 16; 106 (7):1900-1917
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  12. Huber N, Anderson T, Missert A, Adkins M, Leng S, Fletcher J, McCollough C, Yu L, Glazebrook KN. Clinical evaluation of a phantom-based deep convolutional neural network for whole-body-low-dose and ultra-low-dose CT skeletal surveys. Skeletal Radiol. 2021 Jun 10 Epub 2021 June 10
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  13. Rojas JC, Wang P, Staffaroni AM, Heller C, Cobigo Y, Wolf A, Goh SM, Ljubenkov PA, Heuer HW, Fong JC, Taylor JB, Veras E, Song L, Jeromin A, Hanlon D, Yu L, Khinikar A, Sivasankaran R, Kieloch A, Valentin MA, Karydas AM, Mitic LL, Pearlman R, Kornak J, Kramer JH, Miller BL, Kantarci K, Knopman DS, Graff-Radford N, Petrucelli L, Rademakers R, Irwin DJ, Grossman M, Ramos EM, Coppola G, Mendez MF, Bordelon Y, Dickerson BC, Ghoshal N, Huey ED, Mackenzie IR, Appleby BS, Domoto-Reilly K, Hsiung GR, Toga AW, Weintraub S, Kaufer DI, Kerwin D, Litvan I, Onyike CU, Pantelyat A, Roberson ED, Tartaglia MC, Foroud T, Chen W, Czerkowicz J, Graham DL, van Swieten JC, Borroni B, Sanchez-Valle R, Moreno F, Laforce R, Graff C, Synofzik M, Galimberti D, Rowe JB, Masellis M, Finger E, Vandenberghe R, de Mendonca A, Tagliavini F, Santana I, Ducharme S, Butler CR, Gerhard A, Levin J, Danek A, Otto M, Sorbi S, Cash DM, Convery RS, Bocchetta M, Foiani M, Greaves CV, Peakman G, Russell L, Swift I, Todd E, Rohrer JD, Boeve BF, Rosen HJ, Boxer AL, ALLFTD and GENFI consortia. Plasma Neurofilament Light for Prediction of Disease Progression in Familial Frontotemporal Lobar Degeneration. Neurology. 2021 May 4; 96 (18):e2296-e2312 Epub 2021 Apr 07
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  14. Sun Y, Gao K, Wu Z, Li G, Zong X, Lei Z, Wei Y, Ma J, Yang X, Feng X, Zhao L, Le Phan T, Shin J, Zhong T, Zhang Y, Yu L, Li C, Basnet R, Ahmad MO, Swamy MNS, Ma W, Dou Q, Bui TD, Noguera CB, Landman B, Gotlib IH, Humphreys KL, Shultz S, Li L, Niu S, Lin W, Jewells V, Shen D, Li G, Wang L. Multi-Site Infant Brain Segmentation Algorithms: The iSeg-2019 Challenge. IEEE Trans Med Imaging. 2021 May; 40 (5):1363-1376 Epub 2021 Apr 30
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  15. Hu Y, Ding X, Shen J, Bues M, Liu W, Kang Y, Leng S, Yu L. Feasibility of using megavoltage computed tomography to reduce proton range uncertainty: A simulation study. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2021 Mar; 22 (3):131-140 Epub 2021 Feb 20
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  16. Li Z, Zhou S, Huang J, Yu L, Jin M. Investigation of Low-Dose CT Image Denoising Using Unpaired Deep Learning Methods. IEEE Trans Radiat Plasma Med Sci. 2021 Mar; 5 (2):224-234 Epub 2020 July 07
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  17. Browne JE, Bruesewitz MR, Thomas V, Thomas KB, Hull NC, McCollough CH, Yu L. Procedure for optimal implementation of automatic tube potential selection in pediatric CT to reduce radiation dose and improve workflow. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2021 Feb; 22 (2):194-202 Epub 2020 Dec 18
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  18. Moen TR, Chen B, Holmes DR 3rd, Duan X, Yu Z, Yu L, Leng S, Fletcher JG, McCollough CH. Low-dose CT image and projection dataset. Med Phys. 2021 Feb; 48 (2):902-911 Epub 2020 Dec 16
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  19. Fan M, Thayib T, Ren L, Hsieh S, McCollough C, Holmes D, Yu L. A Web-Based Software Platform for Efficient and Quantitative CT Image Quality Assessment and Protocol Optimization. Proc SPIE Int Soc Opt Eng. 2021 Feb; 11595 Epub 2021 Feb 15
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  20. Mohammadinejad P, Baffour FI, Adkins MC, Yu L, McCollough CH, Fletcher JG, Glazebrook KN. Benefits of iterative metal artifact reduction and dual-energy CT towards mitigating artifact in the setting of total shoulder prostheses. Skeletal Radiol. 2021 Jan; 50 (1):51-58 Epub 2020 June 29
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  21. Long Z, Kurup AN, Jensen NM, Hangiandreou NJ, Schueler BA, Yu L, Leng S, Wood CP, Felmlee JP. Initial testing of pegfilgrastim (Neulasta Onpro) on-body injector in multiple radiological imaging environments. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2021 Jan; 22 (1):343-349 Epub 2021 Jan 04
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  22. Klionsky DJ, Abdel-Aziz AK, Abdelfatah S, Abdellatif M, Abdoli A, Abel S, Abeliovich H, Abildgaard MH, Abudu YP, Acevedo-Arozena A, Adamopoulos IE, Adeli K, Adolph TE, Adornetto A, Aflaki E, Agam G, Agarwal A, Aggarwal BB, Agnello M, Agostinis P, Agrewala JN, Agrotis A, Aguilar PV, Ahmad ST, Ahmed ZM, Ahumada-Castro U, Aits S, Aizawa S, Akkoc Y, Akoumianaki T, Akpinar HA, Al-Abd AM, Al-Akra L, Al-Gharaibeh A, Alaoui-Jamali MA, Alberti S, Alcocer-Gomez E, Alessandri C, Ali M, Alim Al-Bari MA, Aliwaini S, Alizadeh J, Almacellas E, Almasan A, Alonso A, Alonso GD, Altan-Bonnet N, Altieri DC, Alvarez EMC, Alves S, Alves da Costa C, Alzaharna MM, Amadio M, Amantini C, Amaral C, Ambrosio S, Amer AO, Ammanathan V, An Z, Andersen SU, Andrabi SA, Andrade-Silva M, Andres AM, Angelini S, Ann D, Anozie UC, Ansari MY, Antas P, Antebi A, Anton Z, Anwar T, Apetoh L, Apostolova N, Araki T, Araki Y, Arasaki K, Araujo WL, Araya J, Arden C, Arevalo MA, Arguelles S, Arias E, Arikkath J, Arimoto H, Ariosa AR, Armstrong-James D, Arnaune-Pelloquin L, Aroca A, Arroyo DS, Arsov I, Artero R, Asaro DML, Aschner M, Ashrafizadeh M, Ashur-Fabian O, Atanasov AG, Au AK, Auberger P, Auner HW, Aurelian L, Autelli R, Avagliano L, Avalos Y, Aveic S, Aveleira CA, Avin-Wittenberg T, Aydin Y, Ayton S, Ayyadevara S, Azzopardi M, Baba M, Backer JM, Backues SK, Bae DH, Bae ON, Bae SH, Baehrecke EH, Baek A, Baek SH, Baek SH, Bagetta G, Bagniewska-Zadworna A, Bai H, Bai J, Bai X, Bai Y, Bairagi N, Baksi S, Balbi T, Baldari CT, Balduini W, Ballabio A, Ballester M, Balazadeh S, Balzan R, Bandopadhyay R, Banerjee S, Banerjee S, Banreti A, Bao Y, Baptista MS, Baracca A, Barbati C, Bargiela A, Barila D, Barlow PG, Barmada SJ, Barreiro E, Barreto GE, Bartek J, Bartel B, Bartolome A, Barve GR, Basagoudanavar SH, Bassham DC, Bast RC Jr, Basu A, Batoko H, Batten I, Baulieu EE, Baumgarner BL, Bayry J, Beale R, Beau I, Beaumatin F, Bechara LRG, Beck GR Jr, Beers MF, Begun J, Behrends C, Behrens GMN, Bhattacharya R, Bi X, et al, Cao B, Chen Q, Chen W, Chen Z, Chung S, Colombo MI, Cui J, Deng Z, Dong Z, Duan X, Gao F, Gao M, Ge L, Guo C, Gupta SK, Hu W, Inman DM, Jiang Y, Kang SS, Kukar T, Kumar D, LaRusso NF, Lee GM, Lee JY, Lee SJ, Lewis PA, Li J, Lin X, Luo Z, Ma C, Maeda A, Martin KR, Masyuk AI, Masyuk TV, McNiven MA, Mukhopadhyay S, Nguyen LT, Peng Y, Qiang L, Ryan KM, Sathyanarayan A, Schott MB, Schulze RJ, Sharma S, Shen H, Shi J, Shridhar V, Singh S, Stevens C, Sun G, Sun Q, Sun Y, Tang J, Thomas SM, Walker DW, Wang G, Wang H, Wang N, Wang Q, Wen X, Wilson RA, Xia H, Xiao H, Xiao J, Yang J, Yu H, Yu L, Yuan J, Yuan S, Zhang B, Zhang L, Zhang M, Zhang P, Zhang S, Zhang W, Zhang X, Zhang Y, Zhang Z, Zhao H, Zhou B, Zhou Z. Guidelines for the use and interpretation of assays for monitoring autophagy (4th edition)(1). Autophagy. 2021 Jan; 17 (1):1-382 Epub 2021 Feb 08
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  23. Gong H, Marsh JF, Thorne J, Leng S, McCollough CH, Fletcher JG, Yu L. Deep-learning lesion and noise insertion for virtual clinical trial in chest ct Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE. 2021; 11595:115950S
  24. Fletcher JG, Levin DL, Sykes AG, Lindell RM, White DB, Kuzo RS, Suresh V, Yu L, Leng S, Holmes DR 3rd, Inoue A, Johnson MP, Carter RE, McCollough CH. Observer Performance for Detection of Pulmonary Nodules at Chest CT over a Large Range of Radiation Dose Levels. Radiology. 2020 Dec; 297 (3):699-707 Epub 2020 Sept 29
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  25. Ma Y, Yu L, Olah M, Smith R, Oatman SR, Allen M, Pishva E, Zhang B, Menon V, Ertekin-Taner N, Lunnon K, Bennett DA, Klein HU, De Jager PL. EPIGENOMIC FEATURES RELATED TO MICROGLIA ARE ASSOCIATED WITH ATTENUATED EFFECT OF APOE epsilon4 ON ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE RISK IN HUMANS. Alzheimers Dement. 2020 Dec; 16 (Suppl 2) Epub 2020 Dec 07
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  26. Ren L, Rajendran K, Fletcher JG, McCollough CH, Yu L. Simultaneous Dual-Contrast Imaging of Small Bowel With Iodine and Bismuth Using Photon-Counting-Detector Computed Tomography: A Feasibility Animal Study. Invest Radiol. 2020 Oct; 55 (10):688-694
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  27. Baillargeon AM, Baffour FI, Yu L, Fletcher JG, McCollough CH, Glazebrook KN. Fat quantification of the rotator cuff musculature using dual-energy CT-A pilot study. Eur J Radiol. 2020 Sep; 130:109145 Epub 2020 June 23
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  28. Iyer VR, Ehman EC, Khandelwal A, Wells ML, Lee YS, Weber NM, Johnson MP, Yu L, McCollough CH, Fletcher JG. Image quality in abdominal CT using an iodine contrast reduction algorithm employing patient size and weight and low kV CT technique. Acta Radiol. 2020 Sep; 61 (9):1186-1195 Epub 2020 Jan 27
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  29. Li Z, Leng S, Halaweish AF, Yu Z, Yu L, Ritman EL, McCollough CH. Overcoming calcium blooming and improving the quantification accuracy of percent area luminal stenosis by material decomposition of multi-energy computed tomography datasets. J Med Imaging (Bellingham). 2020 Sep; 7 (5):053501 Epub 2020 Oct 01
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  30. Gong H, Hu Q, Walther A, Koo CW, Takahashi EA, Levin DL, Johnson TF, Hora MJ, Leng S, Fletcher JG, McCollough CH, Yu L. Deep-learning-based model observer for a lung nodule detection task in computed tomography. J Med Imaging (Bellingham). 2020 Jul; 7 (4):042807 Epub 2020 June 30
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  31. Zhou W, Michalak GJ, Weaver JM, Gong H, Yu L, McCollough CH, Leng S. A Universal Protocol for Abdominal CT Examinations Performed on a Photon-Counting Detector CT System: A Feasibility Study. Invest Radiol. 2020 Apr; 55 (4):226-232
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  32. Ren L, Rajendran K, McCollough CH, Yu L. Quantitative accuracy and dose efficiency of dual-contrast imaging using dual-energy CT: a phantom study. Med Phys. 2020 Feb; 47 (2):441-456 Epub 2019 Dec 10
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  33. Missert AD, Yu L, Leng S, Fletcher JG, McCollough CH. Synthesizing images from multiple kernels using a deep convolutional neural network. Med Phys. 2020 Feb; 47 (2):422-430 Epub 2019 Dec 29
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  34. Ding D, Huang H, Li Q, Yu W, Wang C, Ma H, Wu J, Dang Y, Yu L, Jiang W. NF90 stabilizes cyclin E1 mRNA through phosphorylation of NF90-Ser382 by CDK2. Cell Death Discov. 2020 Jan 22; 6 (1):3
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  35. Ren L, Rajendran K, McCollough CH, Yu L. Radiation dose efficiency of multi-energy photon-counting-detector CT for dual-contrast imaging. Phys Med Biol. 2019 Dec 13; 64 (24):245003
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  36. Browne JE, Bruesewitz MR, Vrieze TJ, McCollough CH, Yu L. Technical Note: Increased photon starvation artifacts at low helical pitch in ultra-low-dose CT. Med Phys. 2019 Dec; 46 (12):5538-5543 Epub 2019 Oct 21
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  37. Mileto A, Guimaraes LS, McCollough CH, Fletcher JG, Yu L. State of the Art in Abdominal CT: The Limits of Iterative Reconstruction Algorithms. Radiology. 2019 Dec; 293 (3):491-503 Epub 2019 Oct 29
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  38. Fletcher JG, DeLone DR, Kotsenas AL, Campeau NG, Lehman VT, Yu L, Leng S, Holmes DR 3rd, Edwards PK, Johnson MP, Michalak GJ, Carter RE, McCollough CH. Evaluation of Lower-Dose Spiral Head CT for Detection of Intracranial Findings Causing Neurologic Deficits. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2019 Nov; 40 (11):1855-1863 Epub 2019 Oct 24
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  39. Dilger SKN, Nelson N, Venkatesh SK, Ehman EC, Fidler JL, Fletcher JG, McCollough CH, Yu L. Computed Tomography Cholangiography Using the Magnetic Resonance Contrast Agent Gadoxetate Disodium: A Phantom Study. Invest Radiol. 2019 Sep; 54 (9):572-579
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  40. Dilger SKN, Yu L, Chen B, Favazza CP, Carter RE, Fletcher JG, McCollough CH, Leng S. Localization of liver lesions in abdominal CT imaging: I. Correlation of human observer performance between anatomical and uniform backgrounds. Phys Med Biol. 2019 May 10; 64 (10):105011
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  41. Dilger SKN, Leng S, Chen B, Carter RE, Favazza CP, Fletcher JG, McCollough CH, Yu L. Localization of liver lesions in abdominal CT imaging: II. Mathematical model observer performance correlates with human observer performance for localization of liver lesions in abdominal CT imaging. Phys Med Biol. 2019 May 10; 64 (10):105012
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  42. Gong H, Yu L, Leng S, Dilger SK, Ren L, Zhou W, Fletcher JG, McCollough CH. A deep learning- and partial least square regression-based model observer for a low-contrast lesion detection task in CT. Med Phys. 2019 May; 46 (5):2052-2063 Epub 2019 Apr 01
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  43. Weber NM, Koo CW, Yu L, Bartholmai BJ, Halaweish AF, McCollough CH, Fletcher JG. Breathe New Life Into Your Chest CT Exams: Using Advanced Acquisition and Postprocessing Techniques. Curr Probl Diagn Radiol. 2019 Mar - Apr; 48 (2):152-160 Epub 2018 Oct 24
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  44. Long Z, DeLone DR, Kotsenas AL, Lehman VT, Nagelschneider AA, Michalak GJ, Fletcher JG, McCollough CH, Yu L. Clinical Assessment of Metal Artifact Reduction Methods in Dual-Energy CT Examinations of Instrumented Spines. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2019 Feb; 212 (2):395-401 Epub 2018 Dec 12
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  45. Yu L, Bruesewitz MR, Vrieze TJ, McCollough CH. Lead Shielding in Pediatric Chest CT: Effect of Apron Placement Outside the Scan Volume on Radiation Dose Reduction. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2019 Jan; 212 (1):151-156 Epub 2018 Nov 13
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  46. Ren L, Tao S, Rajendran K, McCollough CH, Yu L. Impact of prior information on material decomposition in dual- and multienergy computed tomography. J Med Imaging (Bellingham). 2019 Jan; 6 (1):013503 Epub 2019 Mar 14
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  47. Fletcher JG, Fidler JL, Venkatesh SK, Hough DM, Takahashi N, Yu L, Johnson M, Leng S, Holmes DR 3rd, Carter R, McCollough CH. Observer Performance with Varying Radiation Dose and Reconstruction Methods for Detection of Hepatic Metastases. Radiology. 2018 Nov; 289 (2):455-464 Epub 2018 Sept 11
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  48. Long Z, Bruesewitz MR, DeLone DR, Morris JM, Amrami KK, Adkins MC, Glazebrook KN, Kofler JM, Leng S, McCollough CH, Fletcher JG, Halaweish AF, Yu L. Evaluation of projection- and dual-energy-based methods for metal artifact reduction in CT using a phantom study. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2018 Jul; 19 (4):252-260 Epub 2018 May 10
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  49. Yu L, Ren L, Li Z, Leng S, McCollough CH. Dual-source multienergy CT with triple or quadruple x-ray beams. J Med Imaging (Bellingham). 2018 Jul; 5 (3):033502 Epub 2018 July 24
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  50. Sfeir JG, Drake MT, Atkinson EJ, Achenbach SJ, Camp JJ, Tweed AJ, McCready LK, Yu L, Adkins MC, Amin S, Khosla S. Evaluation of cross-sectional and longitudinal changes in volumetric bone mineral density in postmenopausal women using single- versus dual-energy quantitative computed tomography. Bone. 2018 Jul; 112:145-152. Epub 2018 Apr 25.
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  51. Ba A, Abbey CK, Baek J, Han M, Bouwman RW, Balta C, Brankov J, Massanes F, Gifford HC, Hernandez-Giron I, Veldkamp WJH, Petrov D, Marshall N, Samuelson FW, Zeng R, Solomon JB, Samei E, Timberg P, Fornvik H, Reiser I, Yu L, Gong H, Bochud FO. Inter-laboratory comparison of channelized hotelling observer computation. Med Phys. 2018 Jul; 45 (7):3019-3030 Epub 2018 May 17
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  52. Hull NC, Schooler GR, Binkovitz LA, Williamson EE, Araoz PA, Yu L, Young PM. Chest computed tomography angiography in children on extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO). Pediatr Radiol. 2018 Jul; 48 (7):1021-1030 Epub 2017 Dec 07
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  53. Hanson GJ, Michalak GJ, Childs R, McCollough B, Kurup AN, Hough DM, Frye JM, Fidler JL, Venkatesh SK, Leng S, Yu L, Halaweish AF, Harmsen WS, McCollough CH, Fletcher JG. Low kV versus dual-energy virtual monoenergetic CT imaging for proven liver lesions: what are the advantages and trade-offs in conspicuity and image quality? A pilot study. Abdom Radiol (NY). 2018 Jun; 43 (6):1404-1412
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  54. McCollough CH, Bartley AC, Carter RE, Chen B, Drees TA, Edwards P, Holmes DR 3rd, Huang AE, Khan F, Leng S, McMillan KL, Michalak GJ, Nunez KM, Yu L, Fletcher JG. Low-dose CT for the detection and classification of metastatic liver lesions: Results of the 2016 Low Dose CT Grand Challenge. Med Phys. 2017 Oct; 44 (10):e339-e352
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  55. Michalak G, Grimes J, Fletcher J, Halaweish A, Yu L, Leng S, McCollough C. Selection of optimal tube potential settings for dual-energy CT virtual mono-energetic imaging of iodine in the abdomen. Abdom Radiol (NY). 2017 Sep; 42 (9):2289-2296
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  56. Leng S, Zhou W, Yu Z, Halaweish A, Krauss B, Schmidt B, Yu L, Kappler S, McCollough C. Spectral performance of a whole-body research photon counting detector CT: quantitative accuracy in derived image sets. Phys Med Biol. 2017 Aug 21; 62 (17):7216-7232
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  57. Yu L, Chen B, Kofler JM, Favazza CP, Leng S, Kupinski MA, McCollough CH. Correlation between a 2D channelized Hotelling observer and human observers in a low-contrast detection task with multislice reading in CT. Med Phys. 2017 Aug; 44 (8):3990-3999 Epub 2017 July 13
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  58. McMillan K, Bostani M, Cagnon CH, Yu L, Leng S, McCollough CH, McNitt-Gray MF. Estimating patient dose from CT exams that use automatic exposure control: Development and validation of methods to accurately estimate tube current values. Med Phys. 2017 Aug; 44 (8):4262-4275 Epub 2017 June 30
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  59. Fletcher JG, Yu L, Fidler JL, Levin DL, DeLone DR, Hough DM, Takahashi N, Venkatesh SK, Sykes AG, White D, Lindell RM, Kotsenas AL, Campeau NG, Lehman VT, Bartley AC, Leng S, Holmes DR 3rd, Toledano AY, Carter RE, McCollough CH. Estimation of Observer Performance for Reduced Radiation Dose Levels in CT: Eliminating Reduced Dose Levels That Are Too Low Is the First Step. Acad Radiol. 2017 Jul; 24 (7):876-890 Epub 2017 Mar 02
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  60. Favazza CP, Ferrero A, Yu L, Leng S, McMillan KL, McCollough CH. Use of a channelized Hotelling observer to assess CT image quality and optimize dose reduction for iteratively reconstructed images. J Med Imaging (Bellingham). 2017 Jul; 4 (3):031213 Epub 2017 Oct 03
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  61. Li Z, Leng S, Yu L, Manduca A, McCollough CH. An effective noise reduction method for multi-energy CT images that exploit spatio-spectral features. Med Phys. 2017 May; 44 (5):1610-1623 Epub 2017 Apr 12
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  62. Ferrero A, Chen B, Li Z, Yu L, McCollough C. Technical Note: Insertion of digital lesions in the projection domain for dual-source, dual-energy CT. Med Phys. 2017 May; 44 (5):1655-1660 Epub 2017 Apr 17
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  63. Montoya JC, Eckel LJ, DeLone DR, Kotsenas AL, Diehn FE, Yu L, Bartley AC, Carter RE, McCollough CH, Fletcher JG. Low-Dose CT for Craniosynostosis: Preserving Diagnostic Benefit with Substantial Radiation Dose Reduction. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2017 Apr; 38 (4):672-677 Epub 2017 Feb 09
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  64. Ma C, Yu L, Chen B, Koo CW, Takahashi EA, Fletcher JG, Levin DL, Kuzo RS, Viers LD, Vincent-Sheldon SA, Leng S, McCollough CH. Evaluation of a projection-domain lung nodule insertion technique in thoracic computed tomography. J Med Imaging (Bellingham). 2017 Jan; 4 (1):013510 Epub 2017 Mar 31
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  65. Long Z, Bruesewitz MR, Sheedy EN, Powell MA, Kramer JC, Supalla RR, Colvin CM, Bechel JR, Favazza CP, Kofler JM, Leng S, McCollough CH, Yu L. Technical Note: Display window setting: An important factor for detecting subtle but clinically relevant artifacts in daily CT quality control. Med Phys. 2016 Dec; 43: (12)6413.
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  66. Chen B, Ma C, Leng S, Fidler JL, Sheedy SP, McCollough CH, Fletcher JG, Yu L. Validation of a Projection-domain Insertion of Liver Lesions into CT Images. Acad Radiol. 2016 Oct; 23 (10):1221-9 Epub 2016 July 16
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  67. Gutjahr R, Halaweish AF, Yu Z, Leng S, Yu L, Li Z, Jorgensen SM, Ritman EL, Kappler S, McCollough CH. Human Imaging With Photon Counting-Based Computed Tomography at Clinical Dose Levels: Contrast-to-Noise Ratio and Cadaver Studies. Invest Radiol. 2016 Jul; 51 (7):421-9
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  68. Leng S, Chen B, Vrieze T, Kuhlmann J, Yu L, Alexander A, Matsumoto J, Morris J, McCollough CH. Construction of realistic phantoms from patient images and a commercial three-dimensional printer. J Med Imaging (Bellingham). 2016 Jul; 3 (3):033501 Epub 2016 July 07
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  69. MacDougall RD, Kleinman PL, Yu L, Lee EY. Pediatric thoracic CT angiography at 70 kV: a phantom study to investigate the effects on image quality and radiation dose. Pediatr Radiol. 2016 Jul; 46 (8):1114-9 Epub 2016 Mar 17
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  70. Fletcher JG, Leng S, Yu L, McCollough CH. Dealing with Uncertainty in CT Images. Radiology 2016 Apr; 279 (1):5-10
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  71. Ma C, Yu L, Chen B, Favazza C, Leng S, McCollough C. Impact of number of repeated scans on model observer performance for a low-contrast detection task in computed tomography. J Med Imaging (Bellingham). 2016 Apr; 3 (2):023504 Epub 2016 May 26
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  72. Yu Z, Leng S, Jorgensen SM, Li Z, Gutjahr R, Chen B, Halaweish AF, Kappler S, Yu L, Ritman EL, McCollough CH. Evaluation of conventional imaging performance in a research whole-body CT system with a photon-counting detector array. Phys Med Biol. 2016 Feb 21; 61 (4):1572-95 Epub 2016 Feb 02
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