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profileUdo Hoffmann, M.D.

TitleProfessor of Radiology
InstitutionMassachusetts General Hospital
DepartmentRadiology
AddressMassachusetts General Hospital
100 Charles River Plaza, Suite 400
Boston MA 02114
Phone617/726-1255
Fax617/724-4152
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U01HL123339     (HOFFMANN, UDO)Aug 8, 2014 - Apr 30, 2020
NIH/NHLBI
REPRIEVE - DCC
Role: Principal Investigator

K24HL113128     (HOFFMANN, UDO)Jul 1, 2012 - Apr 30, 2022
NIH/NHLBI
Cardiovascular Imaging in Ischemic Heart Disease
Role: Principal Investigator

R01HL098305     (HOFFMANN, UDO)Sep 30, 2009 - Jul 31, 2015
NIH/NHLBI
PROMISE Trial: Dx Core
Role: Principal Investigator

U01HL092040     (HOFFMANN, UDO)Sep 18, 2009 - Dec 31, 2014
NIH/NHLBI
ROMICAT II - CCC - Lead Application
Role: Principal Investigator

R01HL080053     (HOFFMANN, UDO)Feb 15, 2006 - Dec 31, 2009
NIH/NHLBI
Cardiac MDCT for Early Triage of Patients with ACS
Role: Principal Investigator

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  1. Bittner DO, Takx RAP, Staziaki PV, Janjua S, Neilan TG, Meyersohn NM, Lu MT, Prabhakar AM, Nagurney JT, Hoffmann U, Ghoshhajra BB. Identification of coronary artery calcification can optimize risk stratification in patients with acute chest pain. Int J Cardiol. 2017 Dec 15; 249:473-478. PMID: 29121752.
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  2. Foldyna B, Szilveszter B, Scholtz JE, Banerji D, Maurovich-Horvat P, Hoffmann U. CAD-RADS - a new clinical decision support tool for coronary computed tomography angiography. Eur Radiol. 2017 Nov 07. PMID: 29116390.
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  3. Sharma A, Sekaran NK, Coles A, Pagidipati NJ, Hoffmann U, Mark DB, Lee KL, Al-Khalidi HR, Lu MT, Pellikka PA, Trong QA, Douglas PS. Impact of Diabetes Mellitus on the Evaluation of Stable Chest Pain Patients: Insights From the PROMISE (Prospective Multicenter Imaging Study for Evaluation of Chest Pain) Trial. J Am Heart Assoc. 2017 Oct 31; 6(11). PMID: 29089344.
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  4. Ferencik M, Pencina KM, Liu T, Ghemigian K, Baltrusaitis K, Massaro JM, D'Agostino RB, O'Donnell CJ, Hoffmann U. Coronary Artery Calcium Distribution Is an Independent Predictor of Incident Major Coronary Heart Disease Events: Results From the Framingham Heart Study. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2017 Oct; 10(10). PMID: 28956774.
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  5. Janjua SA, Staziaki PV, Szilveszter B, Takx RAP, Mayrhofer T, Hennessy O, Emami HA, Park J, Ivanov A, Hallett TR, Lu MT, Romero JM, Grinspoon SK, Hoffmann U, Zanni MV, Neilan TG. Presence, Characteristics, and Prognostic Associations of Carotid Plaque Among People Living With HIV. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2017 Oct; 10(10). PMID: 29021257.
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  6. Ladapo JA, Coles A, Dolor RJ, Mark DB, Cooper L, Lee KL, Goldberg J, Shapiro MD, Hoffmann U, Douglas PS. Quantifying sociodemographic and income disparities in medical therapy and lifestyle among symptomatic patients with suspected coronary artery disease: a cross-sectional study in North America. BMJ Open. 2017 Sep 29; 7(9):e016364. PMID: 28965093.
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  7. Shah RV, Yeri AS, Murthy VL, Massaro JM, D'Agostino R, Freedman JE, Long MT, Fox CS, Das S, Benjamin EJ, Vasan RS, O'Donnell CJ, Hoffmann U. Association of Multiorgan Computed Tomographic Phenomap With Adverse Cardiovascular Health Outcomes: The Framingham Heart Study. JAMA Cardiol. 2017 Sep 20. PMID: 28975197.
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  8. Ferencik M, Mayrhofer T, Lu MT, Woodard PK, Truong QA, Peacock WF, Bamberg F, Sun BC, Fleg JL, Nagurney JT, Udelson JE, Koenig W, Januzzi JL, Hoffmann U. High-Sensitivity Cardiac Troponin I as a Gatekeeper for Coronary Computed Tomography Angiography and Stress Testing in Patients with Acute Chest Pain. Clin Chem. 2017 Nov; 63(11):1724-1733. PMID: 28923845.
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  9. Bamberg F, Mayrhofer T, Ferencik M, Bittner DO, Hallett TR, Janjua S, Schlett CL, Nagurney JT, Udelson JE, Truong QA, Woodard PK, Hollander JE, Litt H, Hoffmann U. Age- and sex-based resource utilisation and costs in patients with acute chest pain undergoing cardiac CT angiography: pooled evidence from ROMICAT II and ACRIN-PA trials. Eur Radiol. 2017 Sep 05. PMID: 28875364.
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  10. Yano Y, O'Donnell CJ, Kuller L, Kavousi M, Erbel R, Ning H, D'Agostino R, Newman AB, Nasir K, Hofman A, Lehmann N, Dhana K, Blankstein R, Hoffmann U, Möhlenkamp S, Massaro JM, Mahabadi AA, Lima JAC, Ikram MA, Jöckel KH, Franco OH, Liu K, Lloyd-Jones D, Greenland P. Association of Coronary Artery Calcium Score vs Age With Cardiovascular Risk in Older Adults: An Analysis of Pooled Population-Based Studies. JAMA Cardiol. 2017 Sep 01; 2(9):986-994. PMID: 28746709.
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  11. Addison D, Seidelmann SB, Janjua SA, Emami H, Staziaki PV, Hallett TR, Szilveszter B, Lu MT, Cambria RP, Hoffmann U, Chan AW, Wirth LJ, Neilan TG. Human Papillomavirus Status and the Risk of Cerebrovascular Events Following Radiation Therapy for Head and Neck Cancer. J Am Heart Assoc. 2017 Aug 30; 6(9). PMID: 28855164.
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  12. Budoff MJ, Mayrhofer T, Ferencik M, Bittner DO, Lee KL, Lu MT, Coles A, Jang JJ, Krishnam MS, Douglas PS, Hoffmann U. The Prognostic Value of Coronary Artery Calcium in the PROMISE Study. Circulation. 2017 Aug 28. PMID: 28847895.
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  13. Lu MT, Douglas PS, Udelson JE, Adami E, Ghoshhajra BB, Picard MH, Roberts R, Lee KL, Einstein AJ, Mark DB, Velazquez EJ, Carter W, Ridner M, Al-Khalidi HR, Hoffmann U. Safety of coronary CT angiography and functional testing for stable chest pain in the PROMISE trial: A randomized comparison of test complications, incidental findings, and radiation dose. J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr. 2017 Sep - Oct; 11(5):373-382. PMID: 28838846.
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  14. Liu T, Maurovich-Horvat P, Mayrhofer T, Puchner SB, Lu MT, Ghemigian K, Kitslaar PH, Broersen A, Pursnani A, Hoffmann U, Ferencik M. Quantitative coronary plaque analysis predicts high-risk plaque morphology on coronary computed tomography angiography: results from the ROMICAT II trial. Int J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2017 Aug 12. PMID: 28803421.
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  15. Udelson JE, Hoffmann U. The United Kingdom's National Institute for Health and Care Excellence guideline on chest pain of recent onset: A United States perspective. J Nucl Cardiol. 2017 Aug 10. PMID: 28798998.
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  16. Pursnani A, Massaro JM, D'Agostino RB, O'Donnell CJ, Hoffmann U. Guideline-Based Statin Eligibility, Cancer Events, and Noncardiovascular Mortality in the Framingham Heart Study. J Clin Oncol. 2017 Sep 01; 35(25):2927-2933. PMID: 28700275.
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  17. Grinspoon S, Hoffmann U. Cardiovascular Disease Imaging in HIV: Novel Phenotypes and New Targets for Risk Reduction. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2017 Jul; 10(7). PMID: 28674087.
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  18. Genders TSS, Coles A, Hoffmann U, Patel MR, Mark DB, Lee KL, Steyerberg EW, Hunink MGM, Douglas PS. The External Validity of Prediction Models for the Diagnosis of Obstructive Coronary Artery Disease in Patients With Stable Chest Pain: Insights From the PROMISE Trial. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2017 Jun 09. PMID: 28624401.
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  19. Shah RV, Spahillari A, Mwasongwe S, Carr JJ, Terry JG, Mentz RJ, Addison D, Hoffmann U, Reis J, Freedman JE, Lima JAC, Correa A, Murthy VL. Subclinical Atherosclerosis, Statin Eligibility, and Outcomes in African American Individuals: The Jackson Heart Study. JAMA Cardiol. 2017 Jun 01; 2(6):644-652. PMID: 28315622.
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  20. Baggish AL, Weiner RB, Kanayama G, Hudson JI, Lu MT, Hoffmann U, Pope HG. Cardiovascular Toxicity of Illicit Anabolic-Androgenic Steroid Use. Circulation. 2017 May 23; 135(21):1991-2002. PMID: 28533317.
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  21. Bittner DO, Mayrhofer T, Bamberg F, Hallett TR, Janjua S, Addison D, Nagurney JT, Udelson JE, Lu MT, Truong QA, Woodard PK, Hollander JE, Miller C, Chang AM, Singh H, Litt H, Hoffmann U, Ferencik M. Impact of Coronary Calcification on Clinical Management in Patients With Acute Chest Pain. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2017 May; 10(5). PMID: 28487318.
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  22. Zanni MV, Toribio M, Wilks MQ, Lu MT, Burdo TH, Walker J, Autissier P, Foldyna B, Stone L, Martin A, Cope F, Abbruzzese B, Brady T, Hoffmann U, Williams KC, El-Fakhri G, Grinspoon SK. Application of a Novel CD206+ Macrophage-Specific Arterial Imaging Strategy in HIV-Infected Individuals. J Infect Dis. 2017 Apr 15; 215(8):1264-1269. PMID: 28204544.
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  23. Lu MT, Ferencik M, Roberts RS, Lee KL, Ivanov A, Adami E, Mark DB, Jaffer FA, Leipsic JA, Douglas PS, Hoffmann U. Noninvasive FFR Derived From Coronary CT Angiography: Management and Outcomes in the PROMISE Trial. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2017 Nov; 10(11):1350-1358. PMID: 28412436.
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  24. Hoffmann U, Ferencik M, Udelson JE, Picard MH, Truong QA, Patel MR, Huang M, Pencina M, Mark DB, Heitner JF, Fordyce CB, Pellikka PA, Tardif JC, Budoff M, Nahhas G, Chow B, Kosinski AS, Lee KL, Douglas PS. Prognostic Value of Noninvasive Cardiovascular Testing in Patients With Stable Chest Pain: Insights From the PROMISE Trial (Prospective Multicenter Imaging Study for Evaluation of Chest Pain). Circulation. 2017 Jun 13; 135(24):2320-2332. PMID: 28389572.
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  25. Fordyce CB, Douglas PS, Roberts RS, Hoffmann U, Al-Khalidi HR, Patel MR, Granger CB, Kostis J, Mark DB, Lee KL, Udelson JE. Identification of Patients With Stable Chest Pain Deriving Minimal Value From Noninvasive Testing: The PROMISE Minimal-Risk Tool, A Secondary Analysis of a Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Cardiol. 2017 Apr 01; 2(4):400-408. PMID: 28199464.
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  26. Meyersohn NM, Szilveszter B, Staziaki PV, Scholtz JE, Takx RAP, Hoffmann U, Ghoshhajra BB. Coronary CT angiography in the emergency department utilizing second and third generation dual source CT. J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr. 2017 Jul - Aug; 11(4):249-257. PMID: 28506470.
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  27. Dorans KS, Wilker EH, Li W, Rice MB, Ljungman PL, Schwartz J, Coull BA, Kloog I, Koutrakis P, D'Agostino RB, Massaro JM, Hoffmann U, O'Donnell CJ, Mittleman MA. Residential proximity to major roads, exposure to fine particulate matter and aortic calcium: the Framingham Heart Study, a cohort study. BMJ Open. 2017 Mar 16; 7(3):e013455. PMID: 28302634.
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  28. Emami H, Takx RAP, Mayrhofer T, Janjua S, Park J, Pursnani A, Tawakol A, Lu MT, Ferencik M, Hoffmann U. Nonobstructive Coronary Artery Disease by Coronary CT Angiography Improves Risk Stratification and Allocation of Statin Therapy. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2017 Sep; 10(9):1031-1038. PMID: 28330658.
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  29. Raff GL, Hoffmann U, Udelson JE. Trials of Imaging Use in the Emergency Department for Acute Chest Pain. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2017 Mar; 10(3):338-349. PMID: 28279382.
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  30. Di Carli MF, Davidoff R, Beerbaum P, Dorbala S, Gillam LD, Hoffmann U, Raman SV, Ruberg FL. Editor's Note. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2017 Mar; 10(3). PMID: 28289023.
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  31. Onuma OK, Pencina K, Qazi S, Massaro JM, D'Agostino RB, Chuang ML, Fox CS, Hoffmann U, O'Donnell CJ. Relation of Risk Factors and Abdominal Aortic Calcium to Progression of Coronary Artery Calcium (from the Framingham Heart Study). Am J Cardiol. 2017 May 15; 119(10):1584-1589. PMID: 28442125.
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  32. Lee JJ, Pedley A, Therkelsen KE, Hoffmann U, Massaro JM, Levy D, Long MT. Upper Body Subcutaneous Fat Is Associated with Cardiometabolic Risk Factors. Am J Med. 2017 Aug; 130(8):958-966.e1. PMID: 28238696.
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  33. Shah R, Murthy V, Pacold M, Danielson K, Tanriverdi K, Larson MG, Hanspers K, Pico A, Mick E, Reis J, de Ferranti S, Freinkman E, Levy D, Hoffmann U, Osganian S, Das S, Freedman JE. Extracellular RNAs Are Associated With Insulin Resistance and Metabolic Phenotypes. Diabetes Care. 2017 Apr; 40(4):546-553. PMID: 28183786.
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  34. Puchner SB, Ferencik M, Maehara A, Stolzmann P, Ma S, Do S, Kauczor HU, Mintz GS, Hoffmann U, Schlett CL. Iterative Image Reconstruction Improves the Accuracy of Automated Plaque Burden Assessment in Coronary CT Angiography: A Comparison With Intravascular Ultrasound. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2017 Apr; 208(4):777-784. PMID: 28177655.
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  35. Bittner DO, Klinghammer L, Marwan M, Schmid J, Layritz C, Hoffmann U, Achenbach S, Pflederer T. Influence of Cardiovascular Risk Factors on the Prevalence of Coronary Atherosclerosis in Patients with Angiographically Normal Coronary Arteries. Acad Radiol. 2017 May; 24(5):580-586. PMID: 28169140.
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  36. Lee JJ, Pedley A, Weinberg I, Britton KA, Massaro JM, Hoffmann U, Manders E, Fox CS, Murabito JM. Relation of Iliac Artery Calcium With Adiposity Measures and Peripheral Artery Disease. Am J Cardiol. 2017 Apr 15; 119(8):1217-1223. PMID: 28219666.
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  37. Hulten EA, Bittencourt MS, Preston R, Singh A, Romagnolli C, Ghoshhajra B, Shah R, Abbasi S, Abbara S, Nasir K, Blaha M, Hoffmann U, Di Carli MF, Blankstein R. Obesity, metabolic syndrome and cardiovascular prognosis: from the Partners coronary computed tomography angiography registry. Cardiovasc Diabetol. 2017 Jan 25; 16(1):14. PMID: 28122619.
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  38. Tawakol A, Ishai A, Takx RA, Figueroa AL, Ali A, Kaiser Y, Truong QA, Solomon CJ, Calcagno C, Mani V, Tang CY, Mulder WJ, Murrough JW, Hoffmann U, Nahrendorf M, Shin LM, Fayad ZA, Pitman RK. Relation between resting amygdalar activity and cardiovascular events: a longitudinal and cohort study. Lancet. 2017 Feb 25; 389(10071):834-845. PMID: 28088338.
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  39. Janjua SA, Triant VA, Addison D, Szilveszter B, Regan S, Staziaki PV, Grinspoon SA, Hoffmann U, Zanni MV, Neilan TG. HIV Infection and Heart Failure Outcomes in Women. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2017 Jan 03; 69(1):107-108. PMID: 28057235.
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  40. Farhad H, Staziaki PV, Addison D, Coelho-Filho OR, Shah RV, Mitchell RN, Szilveszter B, Abbasi SA, Kwong RY, Scherrer-Crosbie M, Hoffmann U, Jerosch-Herold M, Neilan TG. Characterization of the Changes in Cardiac Structure and Function in Mice Treated With Anthracyclines Using Serial Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2016 Dec; 9(12). PMID: 27923796.
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  41. Singh P, Emami H, Subramanian S, Maurovich-Horvat P, Marincheva-Savcheva G, Medina HM, Abdelbaky A, Alon A, Shankar SS, Rudd JH, Fayad ZA, Hoffmann U, Tawakol A. Coronary Plaque Morphology and the Anti-Inflammatory Impact of Atorvastatin: A Multicenter 18F-Fluorodeoxyglucose Positron Emission Tomographic/Computed Tomographic Study. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2016 Dec; 9(12). PMID: 27956407.
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  42. Dedic A, Nieman K, Hoffmann U, Ferencik M. Is there still a role for cardiac CT in the emergency department in the era of highly-sensitive troponins? Minerva Cardioangiol. 2017 Jun; 65(3):214-224. PMID: 27886161.
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  43. Ghoshhajra BB, Takx RAP, Staziaki PV, Vadvala H, Kim P, Neilan TG, Meyersohn NM, Bittner D, Janjua SA, Mayrhofer T, Greenwald JL, Truong QA, Abbara S, Brown DFM, Januzzi JL, Francis S, Nagurney JT, Hoffmann U. Clinical implementation of an emergency department coronary computed tomographic angiography protocol for triage of patients with suspected acute coronary syndrome. Eur Radiol. 2017 Jul; 27(7):2784-2793. PMID: 27885414.
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  44. Kavousi M, Desai CS, Ayers C, Blumenthal RS, Budoff MJ, Mahabadi AA, Ikram MA, van der Lugt A, Hofman A, Erbel R, Khera A, Geisel MH, Jöckel KH, Lehmann N, Hoffmann U, O'Donnell CJ, Massaro JM, Liu K, Möhlenkamp S, Ning H, Franco OH, Greenland P. Prevalence and Prognostic Implications of Coronary Artery Calcification in Low-Risk Women: A Meta-analysis. JAMA. 2016 Nov 22; 316(20):2126-2134. PMID: 27846641.
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  45. Natarajan P, Bis JC, Bielak LF, Cox AJ, Dörr M, Feitosa MF, Franceschini N, Guo X, Hwang SJ, Isaacs A, Jhun MA, Kavousi M, Li-Gao R, Lyytikäinen LP, Marioni RE, Schminke U, Stitziel NO, Tada H, van Setten J, Smith AV, Vojinovic D, Yanek LR, Yao J, Yerges-Armstrong LM, Amin N, Baber U, Borecki IB, Carr JJ, Chen YI, Cupples LA, de Jong PA, de Koning H, de Vos BD, Demirkan A, Fuster V, Franco OH, Goodarzi MO, Harris TB, Heckbert SR, Heiss G, Hoffmann U, Hofman A, Išgum I, Jukema JW, Kähönen M, Kardia SL, Kral BG, Launer LJ, Massaro J, Mehran R, Mitchell BD, Mosley TH, de Mutsert R, Newman AB, Nguyen KD, North KE, O'Connell JR, Oudkerk M, Pankow JS, Peloso GM, Post W, Province MA, Raffield LM, Raitakari OT, Reilly DF, Rivadeneira F, Rosendaal F, Sartori S, Taylor KD, Teumer A, Trompet S, Turner ST, Uitterlinden AG, Vaidya D, van der Lugt A, Völker U, Wardlaw JM, Wassel CL, Weiss S, Wojczynski MK, Becker DM, Becker LC, Boerwinkle E, Bowden DW, Deary IJ, Dehghan A, Felix SB, Gudnason V, Lehtimäki T, Mathias R, Mook-Kanamori DO, Psaty BM, Rader DJ, Rotter JI, Wilson JG, van Duijn CM, Völzke H, Kathiresan S, Peyser PA, O'Donnell CJ. Multiethnic Exome-Wide Association Study of Subclinical Atherosclerosis. Circ Cardiovasc Genet. 2016 Dec; 9(6):511-520. PMID: 27872105.
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  46. Voora D, Coles A, Lee KL, Hoffmann U, Wingrove JA, Rhees B, Huang L, Daniels SE, Monane M, Rosenberg S, Shah SH, Kraus WE, Ginsburg GS, Douglas PS. An age- and sex-specific gene expression score is associated with revascularization and coronary artery disease: Insights from the Prospective Multicenter Imaging Study for Evaluation of Chest Pain (PROMISE) trial. Am Heart J. 2017 Feb; 184:133-140. PMID: 28224927.
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  47. Shah R, Yow E, Jones WS, Kohl LP, Kosinski AS, Hoffmann U, Lee KL, Fordyce CB, Mark DB, Lowe A, Douglas PS, Patel MR. Comparison of visual assessment of coronary stenosis with independent quantitative coronary angiography: Findings from the Prospective Multicenter Imaging Study for Evaluation of Chest Pain (PROMISE) trial. Am Heart J. 2017 Feb; 184:1-9. PMID: 27892881.
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  48. Ladapo JA, Hoffmann U, Lee KL, Coles A, Huang M, Mark DB, Dolor RJ, Pelberg RA, Budoff M, Sigurdsson G, Severance HW, Douglas PS. Changes in Medical Therapy and Lifestyle After Anatomical or Functional Testing for Coronary Artery Disease. J Am Heart Assoc. 2016 Oct 12; 5(10). PMID: 27733347.
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  49. Ma J, Hwang SJ, Pedley A, Massaro JM, Hoffmann U, Chung RT, Benjamin EJ, Levy D, Fox CS, Long MT. Bi-directional analysis between fatty liver and cardiovascular disease risk factors. J Hepatol. 2017 Feb; 66(2):390-397. PMID: 27729222.
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  50. Lee JJ, Pedley A, Hoffmann U, Massaro JM, Fox CS. Association of Changes in Abdominal Fat Quantity and Quality With Incident Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2016 Oct 04; 68(14):1509-21. PMID: 27687192.
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  51. Engel LC, Thai WE, Medina-Zuluaga H, Karolyi M, Sidhu MS, Maurovich-Horvat P, Margey R, Pomerantsev E, Abbara S, Ghoshhajra BB, Hoffmann U, Liew GY. Non-diagnostic coronary artery calcification and stenosis: a correlation of coronary computed tomography angiography and invasive coronary angiography. Acta Radiol. 2017 May; 58(5):528-536. PMID: 27614067.
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  52. Addison D, Farhad H, Shah RV, Mayrhofer T, Abbasi SA, John RM, Michaud GF, Jerosch-Herold M, Hoffmann U, Stevenson WG, Kwong RY, Neilan TG. Effect of Late Gadolinium Enhancement on the Recovery of Left Ventricular Systolic Function After Pulmonary Vein Isolation. J Am Heart Assoc. 2016 Sep 26; 5(9). PMID: 27671316.
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  53. Lu MT, Onuma OK, Massaro JM, D'Agostino RB, O'Donnell CJ, Hoffmann U. Lung Cancer Screening Eligibility in the Community: Cardiovascular Risk Factors, Coronary Artery Calcification, and Cardiovascular Events. Circulation. 2016 Sep 20; 134(12):897-9. PMID: 27647299.
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  54. Fitch KV, DeFilippi C, Christenson R, Srinivasa S, Lee H, Lo J, Lu MT, Wong K, Petrow E, Sanchez L, Looby SE, Hoffmann U, Zanni M, Grinspoon SK. Subclinical myocyte injury, fibrosis and strain in relationship to coronary plaque in asymptomatic HIV-infected individuals. AIDS. 2016 Sep 10; 30(14):2205-14. PMID: 27314177; PMCID: PMC5007151 [Available on 09/10/17].
  55. Lee JJ, Yin X, Hoffmann U, Fox CS, Benjamin EJ. Relation of Pericardial Fat, Intrathoracic Fat, and Abdominal Visceral Fat With Incident Atrial Fibrillation (from the Framingham Heart Study). Am J Cardiol. 2016 Nov 15; 118(10):1486-1492. PMID: 27666172.
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  56. Maurovich-Horvat P, Suhai FI, Czimbalmos C, Tóth A, Becker D, Kiss E, Ferencik M, Hoffmann U, Vagó H, Merkely B. Coronary Artery Manifestation of Ormond Disease: The "Mistletoe Sign". Radiology. 2017 Feb; 282(2):356-360. PMID: 27548369.
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  57. Heydari B, Abdullah S, Pottala JV, Shah R, Abbasi S, Mandry D, Francis SA, Lumish H, Ghoshhajra BB, Hoffmann U, Appelbaum E, Feng JH, Blankstein R, Steigner M, McConnell JP, Harris W, Antman EM, Jerosch-Herold M, Kwong RY. Effect of Omega-3 Acid Ethyl Esters on Left Ventricular Remodeling After Acute Myocardial Infarction: The OMEGA-REMODEL Randomized Clinical Trial. Circulation. 2016 Aug 02; 134(5):378-91. PMID: 27482002; PMCID: PMC4973577 [Available on 08/02/17].
  58. Lee JJ, Pedley A, Marqusee E, Sutherland P, Hoffmann U, Massaro JM, Fox CS. Thyroid function and cardiovascular disease risk factors in euthyroid adults: a cross-sectional and longitudinal study. Clin Endocrinol (Oxf). 2016 Dec; 85(6):932-941. PMID: 27256825.
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  59. Zanni MV, Toribio M, Robbins GK, Burdo TH, Lu MT, Ishai AE, Feldpausch MN, Martin A, Melbourne K, Triant VA, Suchindran S, Lee H, Hoffmann U, Williams KC, Tawakol A, Grinspoon SK. Effects of Antiretroviral Therapy on Immune Function and Arterial Inflammation in Treatment-Naive Patients With Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection. JAMA Cardiol. 2016 Jul 01; 1(4):474-80. PMID: 27438325.
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  60. Long MT, Pedley A, Massaro JM, Hoffmann U, Fox CS. The Association between Non-Invasive Hepatic Fibrosis Markers and Cardiometabolic Risk Factors in the Framingham Heart Study. PLoS One. 2016; 11(6):e0157517. PMID: 27341207; PMCID: PMC4920364.
  61. Giannopoulos AA, Chatzizisis YS, Maurovich-Horvat P, Antoniadis AP, Hoffmann U, Steigner ML, Rybicki FJ, Mitsouras D. Quantifying the effect of side branches in endothelial shear stress estimates. Atherosclerosis. 2016 Aug; 251:213-218. PMID: 27372207; PMCID: PMC4983229 [Available on 08/01/17].
  62. Stillman AE, Gatsonis C, Lima JA, Black WC, Cormack J, Gareen I, Hoffmann U, Liu T, Mavromatis K, Schnall MD, Udelson JE, Woodard PK. Rationale and design of the Randomized Evaluation of patients with Stable angina Comparing Utilization of noninvasive Examinations (RESCUE) trial. Am Heart J. 2016 Sep; 179:19-28. PMID: 27595676.
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  63. Dorans KS, Wilker EH, Li W, Rice MB, Ljungman PL, Schwartz J, Coull BA, Kloog I, Koutrakis P, D'Agostino RB, Massaro JM, Hoffmann U, O'Donnell CJ, Mittleman MA. Residential Proximity to Major Roads, Exposure to Fine Particulate Matter, and Coronary Artery Calcium: The Framingham Heart Study. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2016 Aug; 36(8):1679-85. PMID: 27312220; PMCID: PMC4965287 [Available on 08/01/17].
  64. Lo J, Lu MT, Kim EA, Nou E, Hallett TR, Park J, Hoffmann U, Grinspoon SK. Statin Effects to Reduce Hepatosteatosis as Measured by Computed Tomography in Patients With Human Immunodeficiency Virus. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2016 Apr; 3(2):ofw062. PMID: 27419149; PMCID: PMC4943550.
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  436. Hoffmann U, Millea R, Enzweiler C, Ferencik M, Gulick S, Titus J, Achenbach S, Kwait D, Sosnovik D, Brady TJ. Acute myocardial infarction: contrast-enhanced multi-detector row CT in a porcine model. Radiology. 2004 Jun; 231(3):697-701. PMID: 15118118.
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  437. Ferencik M, Abbara S, Hoffmann U, Cury RC, Brady TJ, Achenbach S. Left ventricular thin-point detection using multidetector spiral computed tomography. Am J Cardiol. 2004 Apr 01; 93(7):949-51. PMID: 15050509.
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  438. Achenbach S, Ropers D, Hoffmann U, MacNeill B, Baum U, Pohle K, Brady TJ, Pomerantsev E, Ludwig J, Flachskampf FA, Wicky S, Jang IK, Daniel WG. Assessment of coronary remodeling in stenotic and nonstenotic coronary atherosclerotic lesions by multidetector spiral computed tomography. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2004 Mar 03; 43(5):842-7. PMID: 14998627.
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  439. Achenbach S, Moselewski F, Ropers D, Ferencik M, Hoffmann U, MacNeill B, Pohle K, Baum U, Anders K, Jang IK, Daniel WG, Brady TJ. Detection of calcified and noncalcified coronary atherosclerotic plaque by contrast-enhanced, submillimeter multidetector spiral computed tomography: a segment-based comparison with intravascular ultrasound. Circulation. 2004 Jan 06; 109(1):14-7. PMID: 14691045.
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  440. Achenbach S, Nomayo A, Couturier G, Ropers D, Pohle K, Schlundt C, Schmermund A, Matarazzo TJ, Hoffmann U, Daniel WG, Killip T. Relation between coronary calcium and 10-year risk scores in primary prevention patients. Am J Cardiol. 2003 Dec 15; 92(12):1471-5. PMID: 14675591.
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  441. Ferencik M, Moselewski F, Ropers D, Hoffmann U, Baum U, Anders K, Pomerantsev EV, Abbara S, Brady TJ, Achenbach S. Quantitative parameters of image quality in multidetector spiral computed tomographic coronary imaging with submillimeter collimation. Am J Cardiol. 2003 Dec 01; 92(11):1257-62. PMID: 14636899.
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  442. Achenbach S, Ropers D, Pohle K, Anders K, Baum U, Hoffmann U, Moselewski F, Ferencik M, Brady TJ. Clinical results of minimally invasive coronary angiography using computed tomography. Cardiol Clin. 2003 Nov; 21(4):549-59. PMID: 14719568.
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  443. Hoffmann U, Kwait DC, Handwerker J, Chan R, Lamuraglia G, Brady TJ. Vascular calcification in ex vivo carotid specimens: precision and accuracy of measurements with multi-detector row CT. Radiology. 2003 Nov; 229(2):375-81. PMID: 14526093.
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  444. Hoffmann U, Globits S, Schima W, Loewe C, Puig S, Oberhuber G, Frank H. Usefulness of magnetic resonance imaging of cardiac and paracardiac masses. Am J Cardiol. 2003 Oct 01; 92(7):890-5. PMID: 14516903.
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  445. Ferencik M, Ferullo A, Achenbach S, Abbara S, Chan RC, Booth SL, Brady TJ, Hoffmann U. Coronary calcium quantification using various calibration phantoms and scoring thresholds. Invest Radiol. 2003 Sep; 38(9):559-66. PMID: 12960525.
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  446. Achenbach S, Hoffmann U, Ferencik M, Wicky S, Brady TJ. Tomographic coronary angiography by EBCT and MDCT. Prog Cardiovasc Dis. 2003 Sep-Oct; 46(2):185-95. PMID: 14505291.
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  447. Hoffmann U, Brady TJ, Muller J. Cardiology patient page. Use of new imaging techniques to screen for coronary artery disease. Circulation. 2003 Aug 26; 108(8):e50-3. PMID: 12939244.
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  448. Wicky S, Rosol M, Hoffmann U, Graziano M, Yucel KE, Brady TJ. Comparative study with a moving heart phantom of the impact of temporal resolution on image quality with two multidetector electrocardiography-gated computed tomography units. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2003 May-Jun; 27(3):392-8. PMID: 12794605.
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  449. Enzweiler CN, Wiese TH, Petersein J, Lembcke AE, Borges AC, Dohmen P, Hoffmann U, Hamm B. Diameter changes of occluded venous coronary artery bypass grafts in electron beam tomography: preliminary findings. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2003 Mar; 23(3):347-53. PMID: 12614805.
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  450. Hoffmann U, Derfler K, Haas M, Stadler A, Brady TJ, Kostner K. Effects of combined low-density lipoprotein apheresis and aggressive statin therapy on coronary calcified plaque as measured by computed tomography. Am J Cardiol. 2003 Feb 15; 91(4):461-4. PMID: 12586267.
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  451. Loewe C, Schoder M, Rand T, Hoffmann U, Sailer J, Kos T, Lammer J, Thurnher S. Peripheral vascular occlusive disease: evaluation with contrast-enhanced moving-bed MR angiography versus digital subtraction angiography in 106 patients. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2002 Oct; 179(4):1013-21. PMID: 12239057.
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  452. Wicky S, Rosol M, Hamberg LM, Hoffmann U, Enzweiler C, Graziano M, Brady T. Evaluation of retrospective multisector and half scan ECG-gated multidetector cardiac CT protocols with moving phantoms. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2002 Sep-Oct; 26(5):768-76. PMID: 12439313.
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  453. Hoffmann U, Dirisamer A, Heher S, Kostner K, Widhalm K, Neunteufl T. Relation of peripheral flow-mediated vasodilatation and coronary arterial calcium in young patients with heterozygous familial hypercholesterolemia. Am J Cardiol. 2002 Jul 01; 90(1):70-3. PMID: 12088787.
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  454. Hoffmann U, Loewe C, Bernhard C, Weber M, Cejna M, Herold CJ, Schima W. MRA of the lower extremities in patients with pulmonary embolism using a blood pool contrast agent: initial experience. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2002 Apr; 15(4):429-37. PMID: 11948832.
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