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Raul San Jose Estepar, Ph.D.

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This page shows the publications co-authored by Raul San Jose Estepar and George Washko.
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7.608
  1. Three-dimensional airway measurements and algorithms. Proc Am Thorac Soc. 2008 Dec 15; 5(9):905-9.
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    Score: 0.411
  2. The Objective Identification and Quantification of Interstitial Lung Abnormalities in Smokers. Acad Radiol. 2017 08; 24(8):941-946.
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    Score: 0.357
  3. Morphologic Response of the Pulmonary Vasculature to Endoscopic Lung Volume Reduction. Chronic Obstr Pulm Dis. 2015; 2(3):214-222.
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    Score: 0.312
  4. Disease Severity Dependence of the Longitudinal Association Between CT Lung Density and Lung Function in Smokers. Chest. 2018 03; 153(3):638-645.
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    Score: 0.190
  5. Statistical characterization of noise for spatial standardization of CT scans: Enabling comparison with multiple kernels and doses. Med Image Anal. 2017 Aug; 40:44-59.
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    Score: 0.185
  6. Densitometric and local histogram based analysis of computed tomography images in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Respir Res. 2017 03 07; 18(1):45.
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    Score: 0.182
  7. Lung Mass in Smokers. Acad Radiol. 2017 04; 24(4):386-392.
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    Score: 0.179
  8. Quantitative CT Measures of Bronchiectasis in Smokers. Chest. 2017 06; 151(6):1255-1262.
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    Score: 0.178
  9. Bronchoarterial ratio in never-smokers adults: Implications for bronchial dilation definition. Respirology. 2017 01; 22(1):108-113.
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    Score: 0.175
  10. Pulmonary vascular morphology as an imaging biomarker in chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension. Pulm Circ. 2016 Mar; 6(1):70-81.
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    Score: 0.169
  11. Automated quantitative 3D analysis of aorta size, morphology, and mural calcification distributions. Med Phys. 2015 Sep; 42(9):5467-78.
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    Score: 0.163
  12. Deformable Registration of Feature-Endowed Point Sets Based on Tensor Fields. Proc IEEE Comput Soc Conf Comput Vis Pattern Recognit. 2014 Jun; 2014:2729-2735.
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    Score: 0.150
  13. Preoperative pulmonary vascular morphology and its relationship to postpneumonectomy hemodynamics. Acad Radiol. 2014 Jun; 21(6):704-10.
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    Score: 0.150
  14. AIRWAY LABELING USING A HIDDEN MARKOV TREE MODEL. Proc IEEE Int Symp Biomed Imaging. 2014 Apr; 2014:554-558.
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    Score: 0.148
  15. Quantitative computed tomography measures of pectoralis muscle area and disease severity in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. A cross-sectional study. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2014 Mar; 11(3):326-34.
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    Score: 0.147
  16. Pulmonary lobe segmentation based on ridge surface sampling and shape model fitting. Med Phys. 2013 Dec; 40(12):121903.
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    Score: 0.145
  17. Distinct quantitative computed tomography emphysema patterns are associated with physiology and function in smokers. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2013 Nov 01; 188(9):1083-90.
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    Score: 0.144
  18. MUC5B promoter polymorphism and interstitial lung abnormalities. N Engl J Med. 2013 Jun 06; 368(23):2192-200.
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    Score: 0.140
  19. Effect of emphysema on CT scan measures of airway dimensions in smokers. Chest. 2013 Mar; 143(3):687-693.
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    Score: 0.137
  20. Aorta segmentation with a 3D level set approach and quantification of aortic calcifications in non-contrast chest CT. Annu Int Conf IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 2012; 2012:2343-6.
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    Score: 0.127
  21. Lung volumes and emphysema in smokers with interstitial lung abnormalities. N Engl J Med. 2011 Mar 10; 364(10):897-906.
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    Score: 0.120
  22. Kurtosis and skewness of density histograms on inspiratory and expiratory CT scans in smokers. COPD. 2011 Feb; 8(1):13-20.
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    Score: 0.119
  23. Intrathoracic tracheal volume and collapsibility on inspiratory and end-expiratory ct scans correlations with lung volume and pulmonary function in 85 smokers. Acad Radiol. 2011 Mar; 18(3):299-305.
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    Score: 0.118
  24. The relationship between small pulmonary vascular alteration and aortic atherosclerosis in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: quantitative CT analysis. Acad Radiol. 2011 Jan; 18(1):40-6.
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    Score: 0.117
  25. Quantitative assessment of bronchial wall attenuation with thin-section CT: An indicator of airflow limitation in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2010 Aug; 195(2):363-9.
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    Score: 0.115
  26. Airway count and emphysema assessed by chest CT imaging predicts clinical outcome in smokers. Chest. 2010 Oct; 138(4):880-7.
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    Score: 0.114
  27. Relationship of emphysema and airway disease assessed by CT to exercise capacity in COPD. Respir Med. 2010 Aug; 104(8):1145-51.
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    Score: 0.112
  28. Collapsibility of lung volume by paired inspiratory and expiratory CT scans: correlations with lung function and mean lung density. Acad Radiol. 2010 Apr; 17(4):489-95.
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    Score: 0.111
  29. Automatic lung lobe segmentation using particles, thin plate splines, and maximum a posteriori estimation. Med Image Comput Comput Assist Interv. 2010; 13(Pt 3):163-71.
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    Score: 0.110
  30. Physiological and computed tomographic predictors of outcome from lung volume reduction surgery. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2010 Mar 01; 181(5):494-500.
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    Score: 0.110
  31. Quantitative airway assessment on computed tomography in patients with alpha1-antitrypsin deficiency. COPD. 2009 Dec; 6(6):468-77.
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    Score: 0.110
  32. Identification of early interstitial lung disease in smokers from the COPDGene Study. Acad Radiol. 2010 Jan; 17(1):48-53.
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    Score: 0.108
  33. Airway wall attenuation: a biomarker of airway disease in subjects with COPD. J Appl Physiol (1985). 2009 Jul; 107(1):185-91.
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    Score: 0.105
  34. Lung extraction, lobe segmentation and hierarchical region assessment for quantitative analysis on high resolution computed tomography images. Med Image Comput Comput Assist Interv. 2009; 12(Pt 2):690-8.
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    Score: 0.103
  35. Autocalibration method for non-stationary CT bias correction. Med Image Anal. 2018 02; 44:115-125.
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    Score: 0.096
  36. Interobserver variability in the determination of upper lobe-predominant emphysema. Chest. 2007 Feb; 131(2):424-31.
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    Score: 0.090
  37. AUTOMATED AGATSTON SCORE COMPUTATION IN A LARGE DATASET OF NON ECG-GATED CHEST COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY. Proc IEEE Int Symp Biomed Imaging. 2016 Apr; 2016:53-57.
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    Score: 0.086
  38. DERIVATION OF A TEST STATISTIC FOR EMPHYSEMA QUANTIFICATION. Proc IEEE Int Symp Biomed Imaging. 2016 Apr; 2016:1269-1273.
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    Score: 0.086
  39. A Robust Emphysema Severity Measure Based on Disease Subtypes. Acad Radiol. 2016 Apr; 23(4):421-8.
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    Score: 0.085
  40. Pulmonary artery enlargement is associated with right ventricular dysfunction and loss of blood volume in small pulmonary vessels in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2015 Apr; 8(4).
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    Score: 0.079
  41. RANKING AND CLASSIFICATION OF MONOTONIC EMPHYSEMA PATTERNS WITH A MULTI-CLASS HIERARCHICAL APPROACH. Proc IEEE Int Symp Biomed Imaging. 2014 Apr; 2014:1031-1034.
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    Score: 0.074
  42. Invasive adenocarcinoma of the lung is associated with the upper lung regions. Lung Cancer. 2014 May; 84(2):145-50.
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    Score: 0.073
  43. DIFFEOMORPHIC POINT SET REGISTRATION USING NON-STATIONARY MIXTURE MODELS. Proc IEEE Int Symp Biomed Imaging. 2013.
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    Score: 0.068
  44. Progression of traction bronchiectasis/bronchiolectasis in interstitial lung abnormalities is associated with increased all-cause mortality: Age Gene/Environment Susceptibility-Reykjavik Study. Eur J Radiol Open. 2021; 8:100334.
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    Score: 0.060
  45. Respiratory exacerbations are associated with muscle loss in current and former smokers. Thorax. 2021 06; 76(6):554-560.
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    Score: 0.060
  46. Machine Learning and Prediction of All-Cause Mortality in COPD. Chest. 2020 09; 158(3):952-964.
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    Score: 0.056
  47. Machine Learning Characterization of COPD Subtypes: Insights From the COPDGene Study. Chest. 2020 05; 157(5):1147-1157.
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    Score: 0.055
  48. Semi-quantitative visual assessment of chest radiography is associated with clinical outcomes in critically ill patients. Respir Res. 2019 Oct 12; 20(1):218.
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    Score: 0.054
  49. Estimated Ventricular Size, Asthma Severity, and Exacerbations: The Severe Asthma Research Program III Cohort. Chest. 2020 02; 157(2):258-267.
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    Score: 0.054
  50. Objectively Measured Chronic Lung Injury on Chest CT. Chest. 2019 12; 156(6):1149-1159.
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    Score: 0.053
  51. Pruning of the Pulmonary Vasculature in Asthma. The Severe Asthma Research Program (SARP) Cohort. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2018 07 01; 198(1):39-50.
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    Score: 0.050
  52. Interstitial Features at Chest CT Enhance the Deleterious Effects of Emphysema in the COPDGene Cohort. Radiology. 2018 08; 288(2):600-609.
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    Score: 0.049
  53. Association between acute respiratory disease events and the MUC5B promoter polymorphism in smokers. Thorax. 2018 11; 73(11):1071-1074.
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    Score: 0.048
  54. Lobar Emphysema Distribution Is Associated With 5-Year Radiological Disease Progression. Chest. 2018 01; 153(1):65-76.
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    Score: 0.047
  55. The MUC5B promoter polymorphism is associated with specific interstitial lung abnormality subtypes. Eur Respir J. 2017 09; 50(3).
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    Score: 0.047
  56. Differences in Respiratory Symptoms and Lung Structure Between Hispanic and Non-Hispanic White Smokers: A Comparative Study. Chronic Obstr Pulm Dis. 2017 Sep 05; 4(4):297-304.
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    Score: 0.047
  57. Gender differences in the severity of CT emphysema in COPD. Chest. 2007 Aug; 132(2):464-70.
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    Score: 0.046
  58. Clinical and Genetic Associations of Objectively Identified Interstitial Changes in Smokers. Chest. 2017 10; 152(4):780-791.
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    Score: 0.046
  59. Ventricular Geometry From Non-contrast Non-ECG-gated CT Scans: An Imaging Marker of Cardiopulmonary Disease in Smokers. Acad Radiol. 2017 May; 24(5):594-602.
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    Score: 0.045
  60. Development and Progression of Interstitial Lung Abnormalities in the Framingham Heart Study. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2016 12 15; 194(12):1514-1522.
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    Score: 0.045
  61. Arterial and Venous Pulmonary Vascular Morphology and Their Relationship to Findings in Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Smokers. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2016 Nov/Dec; 40(6):948-952.
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    Score: 0.044
  62. Association Between Interstitial Lung Abnormalities and All-Cause Mortality. JAMA. 2016 Feb 16; 315(7):672-81.
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    Score: 0.042
  63. A comparison of visual and quantitative methods to identify interstitial lung abnormalities. BMC Pulm Med. 2015 Oct 29; 15:134.
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    Score: 0.041
  64. Abdominal Visceral Adipose Tissue is Associated with Myocardial Infarction in Patients with COPD. Chronic Obstr Pulm Dis. 2015; 2(1):8-16.
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    Score: 0.039
  65. Childhood-onset asthma in smokers. association between CT measures of airway size, lung function, and chronic airflow obstruction. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2014 Nov; 11(9):1371-8.
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    Score: 0.039
  66. Genome-wide association identifies regulatory Loci associated with distinct local histogram emphysema patterns. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2014 Aug 15; 190(4):399-409.
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    Score: 0.038
  67. Chest CT measures of muscle and adipose tissue in COPD: gender-based differences in content and in relationships with blood biomarkers. Acad Radiol. 2014 Oct; 21(10):1255-61.
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    Score: 0.038
  68. Comparing algorithms for automated vessel segmentation in computed tomography scans of the lung: the VESSEL12 study. Med Image Anal. 2014 Oct; 18(7):1217-32.
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    Score: 0.038
  69. Computed tomographic measures of pulmonary vascular morphology in smokers and their clinical implications. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2013 Jul 15; 188(2):231-9.
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    Score: 0.035
  70. Paired inspiratory-expiratory chest CT scans to assess for small airways disease in COPD. Respir Res. 2013 Apr 08; 14:42.
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    Score: 0.035
  71. Statins and pulmonary fibrosis: the potential role of NLRP3 inflammasome activation. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2012 Mar 01; 185(5):547-56.
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    Score: 0.032
  72. COMPUTATIONAL VASCULAR MORPHOMETRY FOR THE ASSESSMENT OF PULMONARY VASCULAR DISEASE BASED ON SCALE-SPACE PARTICLES. Proc IEEE Int Symp Biomed Imaging. 2012; 1479-1482.
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    Score: 0.032
  73. Association between airway caliber changes with lung inflation and emphysema assessed by volumetric CT scan in subjects with COPD. Chest. 2012 Mar; 141(3):736-744.
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    Score: 0.031
  74. Lung deflation and oxygen pulse in COPD: results from the NETT randomized trial. Respir Med. 2012 Jan; 106(1):109-19.
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    Score: 0.031
  75. Gender differences of airway dimensions in anatomically matched sites on CT in smokers. COPD. 2011 Aug; 8(4):285-92.
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    Score: 0.031
  76. Pulmonary hypertension and computed tomography measurement of small pulmonary vessels in severe emphysema. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2010 Feb 01; 181(3):218-25.
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    Score: 0.027
  77. Quantitative CT measurement of cross-sectional area of small pulmonary vessel in COPD: correlations with emphysema and airflow limitation. Acad Radiol. 2010 Jan; 17(1):93-9.
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    Score: 0.027
  78. CT metrics of airway disease and emphysema in severe COPD. Chest. 2009 Aug; 136(2):396-404.
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    Score: 0.026
  79. Accurate airway wall estimation using phase congruency. Med Image Comput Comput Assist Interv. 2006; 9(Pt 2):125-34.
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    Score: 0.021
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