Francis Baffour, M.D.

  1. Radiologist

Publicaciones

  1. Faghani S, Baffour FI, Ringler MD, Hamilton-Cave M, Rouzrokh P, Moassefi M, Khosravi B, Erickson BJ. A deep learning algorithm for detecting lytic bone lesions of multiple myeloma on CT. Skeletal Radiol. 2023 Jan; 52 (1):91-98 Epub 2022 Aug 18
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  2. Pitot MA, Powell GM, Holcomb R, Tiegs-Heiden CA, Baffour FI, Collins MS, Glazebrook KN. Multimodality evaluation of transfascial muscle and other soft tissue herniations of the extremities. Skeletal Radiol. 2023 Jan; 52 (1):1-8 Epub 2022 July 15
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  3. Rajendran K, Baffour F, Powell G, Glazebrook K, Thorne J, Larson N, Leng S, McCollough C, Fletcher J. Improved visualization of the wrist at lower radiation dose with photon-counting-detector CT. Skeletal Radiol. 2023 Jan; 52 (1):23-29 Epub 2022 July 13
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  4. Nandakumar B, Baffour F, Abdallah NH, Kumar SK, Dispenzieri A, Buadi FK, Dingli D, Lacy MQ, Hayman SR, Kapoor P, Leung N, Fonder A, Hobbs M, Hwa YL, Muchtar E, Warsame R, Kourelis TV, Go RS, Kyle RA, Gertz MA, Rajkumar SV, Klug J, Korfiatis P, Gonsalves WI. Sarcopenia identified by computed tomography imaging using a deep learning-based segmentation approach impacts survival in patients with newly diagnosed multiple myeloma. Cancer. 2022 Nov 22 [Epub ahead of print]
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  5. Baffour FI, Glazebrook KN, Ferrero A, Leng S, McCollough CH, Fletcher JG, Rajendran K. Photon-Counting Detector CT for Musculoskeletal Imaging: A Clinical Perspective. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2022 Oct 19 [Epub ahead of print]
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  6. Gong H, Baffour FI, Glazebrook KN, Rhodes NG, Tiegs-Heiden CA, Thorne JE, Cook JM, Kumar S, Fletcher JG, McCollough CH, Leng S. Deep learning-based virtual noncalcium imaging in multiple myeloma using dual-energy CT. Med Phys. 2022 Oct; 49 (10):6346-6358 Epub 2022 Aug 28
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  7. Baffour FI, Rajendran K, Glazebrook KN, Thorne JE, Larson NB, Leng S, McCollough CH, Fletcher JG. Ultra-high-resolution imaging of the shoulder and pelvis using photon-counting-detector CT: a feasibility study in patients. Eur Radiol. 2022 Oct; 32 (10):7079-7086 Epub 2022 June 11
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  8. Baffour FI, Huber NR, Ferrero A, Rajendran K, Glazebrook KN, Larson NB, Kumar S, Cook JM, Leng S, Shanblatt ER, McCollough CH, Fletcher JG. Photon-counting Detector CT with Deep Learning Noise Reduction to Detect Multiple Myeloma. Radiology. 2022 Sep 6; 220311 Epub 2022 Sept 06
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  9. Huber NR, Ferrero A, Rajendran K, Baffour F, Glazebrook KN, Diehn FE, Inoue A, Fletcher JG, Yu L, Leng S, McCollough CH. Dedicated convolutional neural network for noise reduction in ultra-high-resolution photon-counting detector computed tomography. Phys Med Biol. 2022 Sep 2; 67 (17) Epub 2022 Sept 02
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  10. Esquivel A, Ferrero A, Mileto A, Baffour F, Horst K, Rajiah PS, Inoue A, Leng S, McCollough C, Fletcher JG. Photon-Counting Detector CT: Key Points Radiologists Should Know. Korean J Radiol. 2022 Sep; 23 (9):854-865
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  11. Powell GM, Baffour FI, Baillargeon AM, Spinner RJ, Glazebrook KN. Preoperative ultrasound accurately characterizes surgically confirmed extracranial spinal accessory nerve injuries. Skeletal Radiol. 2022 Jun; 51 (6):1179-1188 Epub 2021 Oct 22
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  12. Baffour FI, Ferrero A, Aird GA, Powell GM, Adkins MC, Bekele DI, Johnson MP, Fletcher JG, Glazebrook KN. Evolving Role of Dual-Energy CT in the Clinical Workup of Gout: A Retrospective Study. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2022 Jun; 218 (6):1041-1050 Epub 2022 Jan 26
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  13. Rajendran K, Petersilka M, Henning A, Shanblatt ER, Schmidt B, Flohr TG, Ferrero A, Baffour F, Diehn FE, Yu L, Rajiah P, Fletcher JG, Leng S, McCollough CH. First Clinical Photon-counting Detector CT System: Technical Evaluation. Radiology. 2022 Apr; 303 (1):130-138 Epub 2021 Dec 14
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  14. 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 Nov; 48 (11):6710-6723 Epub 2021 Oct 06
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  15. Rixey A, Wenger D, Baffour F, Kakar S, McKenzie G. Accessory abductor digiti minimi muscle, less muscular than thought: an update on prevalence, morphology, and review of the literature. Skeletal Radiol. 2021 Aug; 50 (8):1687-1695 Epub 2021 Feb 03
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  16. Powell GM, Baffour FI, Moynagh MR, Skinner JA, Lam TK, O'Driscoll SW, Glazebrook KN. Preoperative sonographic ulnar nerve mapping in the postoperative elbow. Skeletal Radiol. 2021 Jun; 50 (6):1219-1225 Epub 2020 Oct 03
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  17. Bartlett DJ, Erie AJ, Baffour FI, Broski SM, Glazebrook KN. BRAF inhibitor-induced panniculitis in patients treated for stage IV metastatic melanoma: a case series. Skeletal Radiol. 2021 Jun; 50 (6):1257-1262 Epub 2020 Nov 09
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  18. Doolittle DA, Hernandez MC, Baffour FI, Moynagh MR, Takahashi N, Froemming AT, Glazebrook KN, Kim BD. CT-derived sarcopenia should not preclude surgical stabilization of traumatic rib fractures. Eur Radiol Exp. 2021 Feb 16; 5 (1):9
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  19. 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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  20. Baffour FI, Glazebrook KN. Dual-Energy CT of Musculoskeletal Trauma. Semin Roentgenol. 2021 Jan; 56 (1):106-114 Epub 2020 July 30
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  21. 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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  22. Baffour FI, Glazebrook KN, Kumar SK, Broski SM. Role of imaging in multiple myeloma. Am J Hematol. 2020 Aug; 95 (8):966-977 Epub 2020 May 18
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  23. Powell GM, Baffour FI, Erie AJ, Puffer RC, Spinner RJ, Glazebrook KN. Sonographic evaluation of the lateral femoral cutaneous nerve in meralgia paresthetica. Skeletal Radiol. 2020 Jul; 49 (7):1135-1140 Epub 2020 Feb 24
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  24. Baffour FI, Wenger DE, Broski SM. (18)F-FDG PET/CT imaging features of lipomatous tumors. Am J Nucl Med Mol Imaging. 2020; 10 (1):74-82 Epub 2020 Feb 25
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  25. Baffour FI, Glazebrook KN, Morris JM, Michalak GJ, Fletcher JG, Leng S, McCollough CH. Clinical utility of virtual noncalcium dual-energy CT in imaging of the pelvis and hip. Skeletal Radiol. 2019 Dec; 48 (12):1833-1842 Epub 2019 May 30
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  26. Baffour FI, Moynagh MR, Eiken PW, Welch BT, Kurup AN, Atwell TD, Schmit GD. Effectiveness and Safety of Percutaneous CT-Guided Rib Biopsy. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2019 Jan; 30 (1):82-86 Epub 2018 Dec 07
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  27. Baffour FI, McKenzie GA, Bekele DI, Glazebrook KN. Sonography of active rheumatoid arthritis during pregnancy: a case report and literature review. Radiol Case Rep. 2018 Dec; 13 (6):1233-1237 Epub 2018 Sept 20
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  28. Arunachalam SP, Arani A, Baffour F, Rysavy JA, Rossman PJ, Glaser KJ, Lake DS, Trzasko JD, Manduca A, McGee KP, Ehman RL, Araoz PA. Regional assessment of in vivo myocardial stiffness using 3D magnetic resonance elastography in a porcine model of myocardial infarction. Magn Reson Med. 2018 Jan; 79 (1):361-369 Epub 2017 Apr 05
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  29. Arani A, Arunachalam SP, Chang ICY, Baffour F, Rossman PJ, Glaser KJ, Trzasko JD, McGee KP, Manduca A, Grogan M, Dispenzieri A, Ehman RL, Araoz PA. Cardiac MR elastography for quantitative assessment of elevated myocardial stiffness in cardiac amyloidosis. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2017 Nov; 46(5):1361-1367. Epub 2017 Feb 25.
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  30. Baffour FI, Hickson LJ, Stegall MD, Dean PG, Gunderson TM, Atwell TD, Kurup AN, Schmitz JJ, Park WD, Schmit GD. Effects of Aspirin Therapy on Ultrasound-Guided Renal Allograft Biopsy Bleeding Complications. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2017 Feb; 28 (2):188-194 Epub 2016 Dec 16
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  31. Miller T, Burns J, Gilligan J, Baffour F, Brook A. Patients with refractory back pain treated in the emergency department: Is immediate interlaminar epidural steroid injection superior to hospital admission and standard medical pain management? Pain Physician. 2015; 18(2):E171-6.
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  32. Rossi M, Caruso F, Crespi EJ, Pedersen JZ, Nakano G, Duong M, McKee C, Lee S, Jiwrajka M, Caldwell C, Baffour F, Karlin DA, Lidoff G, Leone S, Balducci V, Miler J, Incerpi S. Probing antioxidant activity of 2'-hydroxychalcones: crystal and molecular structures, in vitro antiproliferative studies and in vivo effects on glucose regulation. Biochimie. 2013 Oct; 95(10):1954-63. Epub 2013 Jul 10.
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  33. Baffour FI, Kirchoff-Torres KF, Einstein FH, Karakash S, Miller TS. Bilateral internal carotid artery dissection in the postpartum period. Obstet Gynecol. 2012 Feb; 119(2 Pt 2):489-92.
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