Peer-Reviewed Publications

Englund M, Guermazi A, Roemer FW, Yang M, Zhang Y, Nevitt MC, Lynch JA, Lewis CE, Torner J, Felson DT. Meniscal pathology on MRI increases the risk for both incident and enlarging subchondral bone marrow lesions of the knee: the MOST Study. Ann Rheum Dis 2010 Apr 26 [Epub ahead of print]

Hunter DJ, Losina E, Guermazi A, Burstein D, Lassere MN, Kraus V. A pathway and approach to biomarker validation and qualification for osteoarthritis clinical trials. Curr Drug Targets 2010; 11: 536-545.

Kothari A, Guermazi A, Chmiel JS, Dunlop D, Song J, Almagor O, Marshall M, Cahue S, Prasad P, Sharma L. Within-subregion relationship between bone marrow lesions and subsequent cartilage loss in knee osteoarthritis. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 2010; 62: 198-203.

Eckstein F, Wirth W, Hunter DJ, Guermazi A, Kwoh CK, Nelson DR, Benichou O; for the OAI Investigators. Magnitude and regional distribution of cartilage loss associated with grades of joint space narrowing in radiographic osteoarthritis – data from the Osteoarthritis Initiative (OAI). Osteoarthritis Cartilage 2010 Feb 18 [Epub ahead of print]

Wirth W, Benichou O, Kwoh CK, Guermazi A, Hunter D, Putz R, Eckstein F; OAI Investigators. Spatial patterns of cartilage loss in the medial femoral condyle in osteoarthritic knees: data from the Osteoarthritis Initiative. Magn Reson Med 2010; 63: 574-581.

Moisio K, Eckstein F, Chmiel JS, Guermazi A, Prasad P, Almagor O, Song J, Dunlop D, Hudelmaier M, Kothari A, Sharma L. Denuded subchondral bone and knee pain in persons with knee osteoarthritis. Arthritis Rheum 2009; 60: 3703-3710.

Englund M, Guermazi A, Lohmander LS. The meniscus in knee osteoarthritis. Rheum Dis Clin North A. 2009; 35: 579-590.

Crema MD, Roemer FW, Marra MD, Guermazi A. Magnetic resonance imaging assessment of subchondral bone and soft tissues in knee osteoarthritis. Rheum Dis Clin North Am 2009; 35: 557-577.

Roemer FW, Eckstein F, Guermazi A. Magnetic resonance imaging-based semiquantitative and quantitative assessment in osteoarthritis. Rheum Dis Clin North A. 2009; 35: 521-555.

Guermazi A. Preface-osteoarthritis: from the simple X-ray to compositional MRI: what have we learned? Rheum Dis Clin North Am 2009; 35: xiii-xiv.

Javaid MK, Lynch JA, Tolstykh I, Guermazi A, Roemer F, Aliabadi P, McCulloch C, Curtis J, Felson D, Lane NE, Torner J, Nevitt M. Pre-radiographic MRI findings are associated with onset of knee symptoms: the most study. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 2010; 18: 323-328.

Crema MD, Guermazi A, Li L, Nogueira-Barbosa MH, Marra MD, Roemer FW, Eckstein F, Hellio Le Graverand MP, Wyman BT, Hunter DJ. The association of prevalent medial meniscal pathology with cartilage loss in the medial tibiofemoral compartment over a 2-year period. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 2010; 18: 336-343.

Neogi T, Felson D, Niu J, Lynch J, Nevitt M, Guermazi A, Roemer F, Lewis CE, Wallace B, Zhang Y. Cartilage loss occurs in the same subregions as subchondral bone attrition: a within-knee subregion-matched approach from the Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study. Arthritis Rheum 2009; 61: 1539-1544.

Crema MD, Marra MD, Guermazi A, Roemer FW, Bohndorf K, Jomaah N. MDCT arthrography features of ulnocarpal impaction syndrome. Am J Roentgenol (AJR) 2009; 193: 1376-1381.

Stein V, Li L, Guermazi A, Zhang Y, Kent Kwoh C, Eaton CB, Hunter DJ; for the OAI Investigators. The relation of femoral notch stenosis to ACL tears in persons with knee osteoarthritis. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 2010; 18: 192-199.

Roemer FW, Neogi T, Nevitt MC, Felson DT, Zhu Y, Zhang Y, Lynch JA, Javaid MK, Crema MD, Torner J, Lewis CE, Guermazi A. Subchondral bone marrow lesions are highly associated with, and predict subchondral bone attrition longitudinally: the MOST study. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 2010; 18: 47-53.

Crema MD, Roemer FW, Marra MD, Niu J, Lynch JA, Felson DT, Guermazi A. Contrast-enhanced MRI of subchondral cysts in patients with or at risk for knee osteoarthritis: The MOST study. Eur J Radiol 2009 Sep 18 [Epub ahead of print]

Roemer FW, Lynch JA, Niu J, Zhang Y, Crema MD, Tolstykh I, El-Khoury GY, Felson DT, Lewis CE, Nevitt MC, Guermazi A. A comparison of dedicated 1.0T extremity MRI vs large-bore 1.5T MRI for semiquantitative whole organ assessment of osteoarthritis: the MOST study. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 2010; 18: 168-174.

Neogi T, Nevitt MC, Niu J, Sharma L, Roemer F, Guermazi A, Lewis C, Torner J, Javaid K, Felson D. Subchondral bone attrition may be a reflection of compartment-specific mechanical load: The MOST Study. Ann Rheum Dis 2010; 69: 841-844.

Reichenbach S, Yang M, Eckstein F, Niu J, Hunter DJ, McLennan CE, Guermazi A, Roemer FW, Hudelmaier M, Aliabadi P, Felson DT. Does cartilage volume or thickness distinguish knees with and without radiographic osteoarthritis? The Framingham study. Ann Rheum Dis (ARD) 2010; 69: 143-149.

Eckstein F, Benichou O, Wirth W, Nelson DR, Maschek S, Hudelmaier M, Kwoh CK, Guermazi A, Hunter D; Osteoarthritis Initiative Investigators. Magnetic resonance imaging-based cartilage loss in painful contralateral knees with and without radiographic joint space narrowing: Data from the osteoarthritis initiative. Arthritis Rheum 2009; 61: 1218-1225.

Englund M, Guermazi A, Lohmander SL. The role of the meniscus in knee osteoarthritis: a cause or consequence? Radiol Clin North Am 2009; 47: 703-712.

Crema MD, Roemer FW, Marra MD, Guermazi A. MR imaging of intra- and periarticular soft tissues and subchondral bone in knee osteoarthritis. Radiol Clin North Am 2009; 47: 687-701.

Eckstein F, Guermazi A, Roemer FW. Quantitative MR imaging of cartilage and trabecular bone in osteoarthritis. Radiol Clin North Am 2009; 47: 655-673.

Roemer FW, Guermazi A. MR imaging-based semiquantitative assessment in osteoarthritis. Radiol Clin North Am 2009; 47: 633-654.

Guermazi A. Imaging of osteoarthritis. Preface. Radiol Clin North Am 2009; 47: xiii-xvii.

Roemer FW, Guermazi A, Zhang Y, Yang M, Hunter DJ, Crema MD, Bohndorf K. Hoffa’s fat pad: Evaluation on unenhanced MR images as a measure of patello-femoral synovitis in osteoarthritis. Am J Roentgenol (AJR) 2009; 192: 1696-1700.

Cibere J, Zhang H, Garnero P, Poole AR, Lobanok T, Saxne T, Kraus VB, Way A, Thorne A, Wong H, Singer J, Kopec J, Guermazi A, Peterfy C, Nicolaou S, Munk PL, Esdaile JM. Association of biomarkers with pre-radiographically defined and radiographically defined knee osteoarthritis in a population-based study. Arthritis Rheum 2009; 60: 1372-1380.

Roemer FW, Frobell R, Hunter DJ, Crema MD, Fischer W, Bohndorf K, Guermazi A. MRI-detected subchondral bone marrow signal alterations of the knee joint: terminology, imaging appearance, relevance and radiological differential diagnosis. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 2009; 17: 1115-1131.

Englund M, Guermazi A, Roemer FW, Aliabadi P, Yang M, Lewis CE, Torner J, Nevitt MC, Sack B, Felson DT. Meniscal tear in knee without surgery and the development of radiographic osteoarthritits among middle-aged and eldelry persons: The Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study. Arthritis Rheum 2009; 60: 831-839.

Englund M, Guermazi A, Roemer FW, Aliabadi P, Yang M, Lewis CE, Torner J, Nevitt MC, Sack B, Felson DT. Meniscal tear in knee without surgery and the development of radiographic osteoarthritits among middle-aged and eldelry persons: The Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study. Arthritis Rheum 2009; 60: 831-839.

Guermazi A, Hunter DJ, Roemer FW. Plain radiography and magnetic resonance imaging diagnostics in osteoarthritis: validated staging and scoring. J Bone Joint Surg Am 2009; 91 (Suppl 1): 54-62.

Roemer FW, Guermazi A, Hunter DJ, Niu J, Zhang Y, Englund M, Javaid MK, Lynch JA, Mohr A, Torner J, Lewis CE, Nevitt MC, Felson DT. The association of meniscal damage with joint effusion in persons without radiographic osteoarthritis: the Framingham and MOST osteoarthritis studies. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 2009; 17: 748-753.

Guermazi A, Eckstein F, Hellio Le Graverand-Gastineau MP, Conaghan PG, Burstein D, Keen H, Roemer FW. Osteoarthritis: current role of imaging. Med Clin North Am 2009; 93: 101-126.

Roemer FW, Hunter DJ, Guermazi A. Semiquantitative assessment of synovitis in osteoarthritis on non contrast-enhanced MRI. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 2009; 17: 820-821.

Roemer FW, Hunter DJ, Guermazi A. MRI-based semiquantitative assessment of subchondral bone marrow lesions in osteoarthritis research. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 2009; 17: 414-415.

Roemer FW, Guermazi A, Javaid MK, Lynch JA, Niu J, Zhang Y, Felson DT, Lewis CE, Torner J, Nevitt MC. Change in MRI–detected subchondral bone marrow lesions is associated with cartilage loss – the MOST study. A longitudinal multicenter study of knee osteoarthritis. Ann Rheum Dis (ARD) 2009; 68: 1461-1465.

Crema MD, Marra MD, Guermazi A, Bohndorf K, Roemer FW. Relevant traumatic injury of the knee joint-MRI follow-up after 7-10 years. Eur J Radiol 2009; 72: 473-479.

Roemer FW, Hunter DJ, Guermazi A. Semiquantitative assessment of synovitis in osteoarthritis on non contrast-enhanced MRI. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 2008 Nov 21 [Epub ahead of print]

Guermazi A, Eckstein F, Hellio Le Graverand-Gastineau MP, Conaghan PG, Burstein D, Keen H, Roemer FW. Osteoarthritis: current role of imaging. Med Clin North Am 2009; 93: 101-126.

Roemer FW, Guermazi A, Hunter DJ, Niu J, Zhang Y, Englund M, Javaid MK, Lynch JA, Mohr A, Torner J, Lewis CE, Nevitt MC, Felson DT. The association of meniscal damage with joint effusion in persons without radiographic osteoarthritis: the Framingham and MOST osteoarthritis studies. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 2008 Oct 17 [Epub ahead of print]

Roemer FW, Hunter DJ, Guermazi A. MRI-based semiquantitative assessment of subchondral bone marrow lesions in osteoarthritis research. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 2008 Oct 21 [Epub ahead of print]

Roemer FW, Guermazi A, Javaid MK, Lynch JA, Niu J, Zhang Y, Felson DT, Lewis CE, Torner J, Nevitt MC. Change in MRI-detected subchondral bone marrow lesions is associated with cartilage loss – the MOST study. A longitudinal multicenter study of knee osteoarthritis. Ann Rheum Dis (ARD) 2008 Oct 1 [Epub ahead of print].

Crema MD, Marra MD, Guermazi A, Bohndorf K, Roemer FW. Relevant traumatic injury of the knee joint-MRI follow-up after 7-10 years. Eur J Radiol 2008 Sep 19 [Epub ahead of print]

Felson DT, Niu J, Guermazi A, Roemer FW, Aliabadi P, Clancy M, Torner J, Lewis CE, Nevitt MC. The development of knee pain correlates with enlarging bone marrow edema lesions on MRI. Arthritis Rheum 2007; 56:2986-92

Hernandez-Molina G, Neogi T, Hunter DJ, Niu J, Guermazi A, Roemer FW, McLennan CE, Reichenbach S, Felson DT. The association of bone attrition with knee pain and other MRI features of osteoarthritis. Ann Rheum Dis (ARD) 2008; 67:43-7

Reichenbach S, Guermazi A, Niu J, Neogi T, Hunter DJ, Roemer FW, McLennan CE, Hernandez-Molina G, Felson DT. Prevalence of Bone Attrition on Knee Radiographs and MRI in a Community based Cohort. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 2008 Mar 24 [Epub ahead of print]

Hernandez-Molina G, Guermazi A, Niu J, Gale D, Goggins J, Amin S, Felson DT. Central bone marrow lesions in symptomatic knee osteoarthritis and their relationship to anterior crucaite ligament tears and cartilage loss. Arthritis Rheum 2008; 58:130-6

Marra MD, Crema MD, Chung M, Roemer FW, Hunter DJ, Zaim S, Diaz L, Guermazi A. MRI features of cystic lesions around the knee. Knee 2008 Jun 16 [Epub ahead of print]

Englund M, Niu J, Guermazi A, Roemer FW, Hunter DJ, Lynch JA, Lewis CE, Torner J, Nevitt MC, Zhang YQ, Felson DT. Effect of meniscal damage on the development of frequent knee pain, aching, or stiffness. Arthritis Rheum 2007; 56:4048-54

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