Akira Murakami, MD

Assistant Professor, Radiology

Akira Murakami
820 Harrison Ave

Biography

Akira Murakami, MD is an Assistant Professor of Radiology at the Boston University School of Medicine. He has been very successful in the course of his career, starting during his residency at Boston Medical Center, where he served as Chief Resident. He gives many lectures to medical students and hosts multiple conferences for the Radiology and Orthopedic medical community. This, along with articles he’s written, has lead him to become leader in the field of musculoskeletal ultrasound and ultrasound guided musculoskeletal interventions.

Education

  • Virginia Commonwealth University, MD
  • Harvard University, BA
  • Brown University, BA

Publications

  • Published on 9/19/2018

    Cusano J, Curry EJ, Murakami AM, Li X. Fresh Femoral Condyle Allograft Transplant for Knee Osteonecrosis in a Young, Active Patient. Orthop J Sports Med. 2018 Sep; 6(9):2325967118798355. PMID: 30246044.

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  • Published on 8/17/2018

    Murakami AM, Kompel AJ, Engebretsen L, Li X, Forster BB, Crema MD, Hayashi D, Jarraya M, Roemer FW, Guermazi A. The epidemiology of MRI detected shoulder injuries in athletes participating in the Rio de Janeiro 2016 Summer Olympics. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2018 Aug 17; 19(1):296. PMID: 30115059.

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  • Published on 7/31/2018

    Kompel AJ, Murakami AM, Engebretsen L, Forster BB, Lotfi M, Jarraya M, Hayashi D, Roemer FW, Crema MD, Guermazi A. MRI-Detected Sports-Related Knee Injuries and Abnormalities at the Rio de Janeiro 2016 Summer Olympic Games. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2018 Oct; 211(4):880-886. PMID: 30063380.

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  • Published on 3/15/2018

    Li X, Yi PH, Curry EJ, Murakami AM. Ultrasonography as a Diagnostic, Therapeutic, and Research Tool in Orthopaedic Surgery. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2018 Mar 15; 26(6):187-196. PMID: 29517623.

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  • Published on 1/1/2018

    Bates DDB, Gallagher K, Yu H, Uyeda J, Murakami AM, Setty BN, Anderson SW, Clement MO. Acute Radiologic Manifestations of America's Opioid Epidemic. Radiographics. 2018 Jan-Feb; 38(1):109-123. PMID: 29320313.

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  • Published on 12/1/2017

    Kompel AJ, Li X, Guermazi A, Murakami AM. Radiographic Evaluation of Patients with Anterior Shoulder Instability. Curr Rev Musculoskelet Med. 2017 Dec; 10(4):425-433. PMID: 28965317.

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  • Published on 9/22/2017

    Orvets ND, Parisien RL, Curry EJ, Chung JS, Eichinger JK, Murakami AM, Li X. Acute Versus Delayed Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Associated Abnormalities in Traumatic Anterior Shoulder Dislocations. Orthop J Sports Med. 2017 Sep; 5(9):2325967117728019. PMID: 28975132.

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  • Published on 6/27/2017

    Voss A, Shin SR, Murakami AM, Cote MP, Achtnich A, Herbst E, Schepsis AA, Edgar C. Objective quantification of trochlear dysplasia: Assessment of the difference in morphology between control and chronic patellofemoral instability patients. Knee. 2017 Oct; 24(5):1247-1255. PMID: 28666647.

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  • Published on 6/5/2017

    Hayashi D, Li X, Murakami AM, Roemer FW, Trattnig S, Guermazi A. Understanding Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Knee Cartilage Repair: A Focus on Clinical Relevance. Cartilage. 2018 Jul; 9(3):223-236. PMID: 28580842.

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  • Published on 2/17/2016

    Kompel A, Murakami A, Guermazi A. Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Nontraumatic Musculoskeletal Emergencies. Magn Reson Imaging Clin N Am. 2016 May; 24(2):369-89. PMID: 27150324.

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