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profileKana Fujikura, M.D.

TitleClinical Fellow in Radiology (EXT)
InstitutionBrigham and Women's Hospital
AddressBrigham and Women's Hospital
75 Francis St
Boston MA 02115
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  1. Fujikura K, Golive AD, Ando T, Corado FM, Shitole SG, Kizer JR, Shah AM, Prince MR, Spevack DM, Garcia MJ. Increased Iron Deposition Is Directly Associated With Myocardial Dysfunction in Patients With Sickle Cell Disease. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2017 Apr 07. PMID: 28412428.
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  2. Ando T, Kaur R, Holmes AA, Brusati A, Fujikura K, Taub CC. Physiological adaptation of the left ventricle during the second and third trimesters of a healthy pregnancy: a speckle tracking echocardiography study. Am J Cardiovasc Dis. 2015; 5(2):119-26. PMID: 26309775; PMCID: PMC4539098.
  3. Pokharel P, Fujikura K, Bella JN. Clinical applications and prognostic implications of strain and strain rate imaging. Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther. 2015; 13(7):853-66. PMID: 26058981.
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  4. Fujikura K, Kwong D, Nguyen TT, Garcia MJ. Quick recovery of left ventricular dyssynchrony after anticoagulation in acute pulmonary embolism. Int J Cardiol. 2014; 172(1):e167-9. PMID: 24438921.
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  5. Fujikura K, Finkielstein D, Rachko M, Garcia MJ. Left ventricular non-compaction and dyssynchrony. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2013 Nov; 14(11):1117. PMID: 23696559.
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  6. Dele-Michael AO, Fujikura K, Devereux RB, Islam F, Hriljac I, Wilson SR, Lin F, Weinsaft JW. Left ventricular stroke volume quantification by contrast echocardiography - comparison of linear and flow-based methods to cardiac magnetic resonance. Echocardiography. 2013 Sep; 30(8):880-8. PMID: 23488864; PMCID: PMC4007580.
  7. Provost J, Lee WN, Fujikura K, Konofagou EE. Imaging the electromechanical activity of the heart in vivo. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2011 May 24; 108(21):8565-70. PMID: 21571641; PMCID: PMC3102378.
  8. Lee WN, Provost J, Fujikura K, Wang J, Konofagou EE. In vivo study of myocardial elastography under graded ischemia conditions. Phys Med Biol. 2011 Feb 21; 56(4):1155-72. PMID: 21285479; PMCID: PMC4005801.
  9. Konofagou EE, Luo J, Saluja D, Cervantes DO, Coromilas J, Fujikura K. Noninvasive electromechanical wave imaging and conduction-relevant velocity estimation in vivo. Ultrasonics. 2010 Feb; 50(2):208-15. PMID: 19863987; PMCID: PMC4005418.
  10. Provost J, Lee WN, Fujikura K, Konofagou EE. Electromechanical wave imaging of normal and ischemic hearts in vivo. IEEE Trans Med Imaging. 2010 Mar; 29(3):625-35. PMID: 19709966; PMCID: PMC3093312.
  11. Luo J, Fujikura K, Tyrie LS, Tilson MD, Konofagou EE. Pulse wave imaging of normal and aneurysmal abdominal aortas in vivo. IEEE Trans Med Imaging. 2009 Apr; 28(4):477-86. PMID: 19272985.
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  12. Hirata K, Pulerwitz T, Sciacca R, Otsuka R, Oe Y, Fujikura K, Oe H, Hozumi T, Yoshiyama M, Yoshikawa J, Di Tullio M, Homma S. Clinical utility of new real time three-dimensional transthoracic echocardiography in assessment of mitral valve prolapse. Echocardiography. 2008 May; 25(5):482-8. PMID: 18279402.
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  13. Abe Y, Otsuka R, Muratore R, Fujikura K, Okajima K, Suzuki K, Wang J, Marboe C, Kalisz A, Ketterling JA, Lizzi FL, Homma S. In vitro mitral chordal cutting by high intensity focused ultrasound. Ultrasound Med Biol. 2008 Mar; 34(3):400-5. PMID: 17988790.
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  14. Fujikura K, Luo J, Gamarnik V, Pernot M, Fukumoto R, Tilson MD, Konofagou EE. A novel noninvasive technique for pulse-wave imaging and characterization of clinically-significant vascular mechanical properties in vivo. Ultrason Imaging. 2007 Jul; 29(3):137-54. PMID: 18092671.
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  15. Otsuka R, Fujikura K, Abe Y, Okajima K, Pulerwitz T, Engel DJ, Muratore R, Ketterling JA, Kalisz A, Sciacca R, Marboe C, Yi G, Wang J, Homma S. Extracardiac ablation of the left ventricular septum in beating canine hearts using high-intensity focused ultrasound. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2007 Dec; 20(12):1400-6. PMID: 17588712.
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  16. Okajima K, Abe Y, Fujimoto K, Fujikura K, Girard EE, Asai T, Kwon SH, Jin Z, Nakamura Y, Yoshiyama M, Homma S. Comparative study of high-resolution microimaging with 30-MHz scanner for evaluating cardiac function in mice. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2007 Oct; 20(10):1203-10. PMID: 17588720.
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  17. Luo J, Fujikura K, Homma S, Konofagou EE. Myocardial elastography at both high temporal and spatial resolution for the detection of infarcts. Ultrasound Med Biol. 2007 Aug; 33(8):1206-23. PMID: 17570577.
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  18. Pernot M, Fujikura K, Fung-Kee-Fung SD, Konofagou EE. ECG-gated, mechanical and electromechanical wave imaging of cardiovascular tissues in vivo. Ultrasound Med Biol. 2007 Jul; 33(7):1075-85. PMID: 17507146.
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  19. Fujikura K, Otsuka R, Kalisz A, Ketterling JA, Jin Z, Sciacca RR, Marboe CC, Wang J, Muratore R, Feleppa EJ, Homma S. Effects of ultrasonic exposure parameters on myocardial lesions induced by high-intensity focused ultrasound. J Ultrasound Med. 2006 Nov; 25(11):1375-86. PMID: 17060423.
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  20. Engel DJ, Muratore R, Hirata K, Otsuka R, Fujikura K, Sugioka K, Marboe C, Lizzi FL, Homma S. Myocardial lesion formation using high-intensity focused ultrasound. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2006 Jul; 19(7):932-7. PMID: 16825005.
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  21. Luo J, Fujikura K, Konofagou EE. Detection of murine infarcts using myocardial elastography at both high temporal and spatial resolution. Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 2006; 1:1552-5. PMID: 17946903.
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  22. Otsuka R, Fujikura K, Hirata K, Pulerwitz T, Oe Y, Suzuki T, Sciacca R, Marboe C, Wang J, Burkhoff D, Muratore R, Lizzi FL, Homma S. In vitro ablation of cardiac valves using high-intensity focused ultrasound. Ultrasound Med Biol. 2005 Jan; 31(1):109-14. PMID: 15653237.
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  23. Fukuda Y, Miyoshi S, Tanimoto K, Oota K, Fujikura K, Iwata M, Baba A, Hagiwara Y, Yoshikawa T, Mitamura H, Ogawa S. Autoimmunity against the second extracellular loop of beta(1)-adrenergic receptors induces early afterdepolarization and decreases in K-channel density in rabbits. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2004 Mar 17; 43(6):1090-100. PMID: 15028372.
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  24. Miyoshi S, Mitamura H, Fujikura K, Fukuda Y, Tanimoto K, Hagiwara Y, Ita M, Ogawa S. A mathematical model of phase 2 reentry: role of L-type Ca current. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2003 Apr; 284(4):H1285-94. PMID: 12531737.
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  25. Kawamura A, Asakura Y, Ishikawa S, Asakura K, Okabe T, Yamane A, Fujikura K, Suzuki Y, Ogawa S. Extraction of previously deployed stent by an entrapped cutting balloon due to the blade fracture. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2002 Oct; 57(2):239-43. PMID: 12357529.
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