Research and Scholarly Activity

In the Department of Radiology, we provide ample opportunities for student and residents to participate with faculty in research and scholarly activities. We offer experiences that enable discovery and promote creativity. We are committed to pursuing inquiry, disseminating knowledge, and fostering critical thinking that encourages lifelong learning.

Research and Scholarly Activity, 2017-22

Radiology Research and Scholarly Activity 2017-2022

Recent Publications

  • Albus P., Seufert T. The modality effect reverses in a virtual reality learning environment and influences cognitive load Instructional Science. 2023;51:545-570.

  • Patel S.A., Baumann B., Michalski J., Brenneman R., Zheng B., Gay H., Ferraro D., Brown S.A., Chang A.J., Rossi P.J., Fischer-Valuck B.W. Association of Brachytherapy Boost with Overall Survival for Gleason 9-10 Prostate Cancer: The Impact of Primary versus Secondary Pattern 5 Brachytherapy. 2023;22:310-316.

  • Albus P., Seufert T. Signaling in 360° Desktop Virtual Reality Influences Learning Outcome and Cognitive Load Frontiers in Education. 2022;7

  • Bäuerle A., Albus P., Störk R., Seufert T., Ropinski T. exploRNN: teaching recurrent neural networks through visual exploration Visual Computer. 2022

  • Drey T., Albus P., Der Kinderen S., Milo M., Segschneider T., Chanzab L., Rietzler M., Seufert T., Rukzio E. Towards Collaborative Learning in Virtual Reality: A Comparison of Co-Located Symmetric and Asymmetric Pair-Learning Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - Proceedings. 2022

  • Fischer-Valuck B.W., Baumann B.C., Brown S.A., Filson C.P., Weiss A., Mueller R., Liu Y., Brenneman R.J., Sanda M., Michalski J.M., Gay H.A., James Rao Y., Pattaras J.G., Jani A.B., Hershatter B., Patel S.A. Treatment Patterns and Overall Survival Outcomes Among Patients Aged 80 yr or Older with High-risk Prostate Cancer European Urology Open Science. 2022;37:80-89.

  • Shah B.A., Mirchandani A., Abrol S. Impact of same day screening mammogram results on women’s satisfaction and overall breast cancer screening experience: a quality improvement survey analysis BMC Women's Health. 2022;22

  • Albus P., Vogt A., Seufert T. Signaling in virtual reality influences learning outcome and cognitive load Computers and Education. 2021;166

  • Bendig E., Bauereiss N., Schmitt A., Albus P., Baumeister H. ACTonDiabetes - A guided psychological internet intervention based on Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) for adults living with type 1 or 2 diabetes: Results of a randomised controlled feasibility trial BMJ Open. 2021;11

  • Hussain S., Omar A., Shah B.A. The Breast Imaging Medical Audit: What the Radiologist Needs to Know Contemporary Diagnostic Radiology. 2021;44:1-5.

  • Krischler J., Vogt A., Albus P., Koch C. Design Principles Affecting Motivational and Cognitive Requirements for VR Learning Environments in Engineering Education Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering. 2021;98:1175-1186.

  • Vogt A., Albus P., Seufert T. Learning in Virtual Reality: Bridging the Motivation Gap by Adding Annotations Frontiers in Psychology. 2021;12

  • Zhao T., Wang Y., Xu T., Bakir M., Cai W., Wang M., Dahmen M., Zheng Q., Wei X., Hong C., Zhong C., Albus P., Schopphoven T., Gasser A., Häfner C.L. Some factors affecting porosity in directed energy deposition of AlMgScZr-alloys Optics and Laser Technology. 2021;143

  • Comstock C.E., Gatsonis C., Newstead G.M., Snyder B.S., Gareen I.F., Bergin J.T., Rahbar H., Sung J.S., Jacobs C., Harvey J.A., Nicholson M.H., Ward R.C., Holt J., Prather A., Miller K.D., Schnall M.D., Kuhl C.K. Comparison of Abbreviated Breast MRI vs Digital Breast Tomosynthesis for Breast Cancer Detection among Women with Dense Breasts Undergoing Screening JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 2020;323(8):746-756.

  • Holland J.M., Holland E., Chen Y., Brown S.A. Smoking history and cessation discussions in cancer patients receiving definitive radiotherapy: Do we treat all patients equally? Tobacco Prevention and Cessation. 2020;6(May):1-4.

  • Shah B.A., Jeon J.Y., Crane E.P., Baffoe N.A., Joseph B. Collaboration, collegiality, and sharing of resources: Benefits of a visiting professor exchange program in breast imaging Journal of Breast Imaging. 2020;2(5):492-500.

  • Zhao T., Dahmen M., Cai W., Alkhayat M., Schaible J., Albus P., Zhong C., Hong C., Biermann T., Zhang H., Gu D., Weisheit A., Gasser A., Schleifenbaum J.H. Laser metal deposition for additive manufacturing of AA5024 and nanoparticulate TiC modified AA5024 alloy composites prepared with balling milling process Optics and Laser Technology. 2020;131

  • Brown S., Abana C.O., Hammad H., Brown A., Mhlanga J., Binder C., Nabavizadeh N., Thomas C., Mitin T., Gilbert E.W. Low-Dose Radiation Therapy is an Effective Treatment for Refractory Postoperative Chylous Ascites: A Case Report Practical Radiation Oncology. 2019;9(3):153-157.

  • Küchler A.M., Albus P., Ebert D.D., Baumeister H. Effectiveness of an internet-based intervention for procrastination in college students (StudiCare Procrastination): Study protocol of a randomized controlled trial Internet Interventions. 2019;17

  • McClelland S., Brown S.A., Ramirez-Fort M.K., Jaboin J.J., Zellars R.C. The surgical nature of radiation oncology should be better reflected in pre-residency training Reports of Practical Oncology and Radiotherapy. 2019;24(5):507-508.

  • Shah B.A., Staschen J., Pham N., Johns A. Communicating Mammography Results: By What Method and How Quickly Do Women Want Their Screening Mammogram Results? Journal of the American College of Radiology. 2019;16(7):928-935.

  • Brown S., Pinnix C. Avoiding Topical Agents Before Daily Radiotherapy: Debunking Dogma JAMA Oncology. 2018;4(12):1748-1750.

  • Yahya J., Herzig D., Farrell M., Degnin C., Chen Y., Holland J., Brown S., Binder C., Jaboin J., Tsikitis V., Nabavizadeh N., Thomas C., Mitin T. Survey results of US radiation oncology providers’ contextual engagement of watch-and-wait beliefs after a complete clinical response to chemoradiation in patients with local rectal cancer Journal of Gastrointestinal Oncology. 2018;9(6):1127-1132.

  • Yahya J.B., Farrell J., Herzig D.O., Degnin C.R., Chen Y., Holland J., Brown S., Jaboin J., Thomas C.R., Mitin T. Preferential use of imaging modalities in staging newly diagnosed rectal cancer: A survey of US radiation oncologists Journal of Gastrointestinal Oncology. 2018;9(3):435-440.

  • Yahya J.B., Herzig D.Q., Farrell M.J., Degnin C.R., Chen Y., Holland J., Brown S., Jaboin J., Tsikitis V.L., Lu K., Thomas C.R., Mitin T. Does a fine line exist between regional and metastatic pelvic lymph nodes in rectal cancer-striking discordance between national guidelines and treatment recommendations by US radiation oncologists Journal of Gastrointestinal Oncology. 2018;9(3):441-447.

  • Adix M., Kaminsky I.A., Choi I.S. Ophthalmic artery occlusion after Pipeline Embolization Device placement with reconstitution of flow via an endoleak: a report of two cases Journal of neurointerventional surgery. 2017;9(7):686-688.

  • Guys N., Khan S., Kezlarian B., Shah B. Primary osteosarcoma of the breast Applied Radiology. 2017;46(12):28-30.

  • Lin T., Lin D., Zhang Z., Shah B.A. Metastatic endometrial serous carcinoma to the breast Applied Radiology. 2017;46(11):42-45.

  • Baltuonyte A., Ruparelia V., Shah B. Surgical breast tissue specimen handling and transportation in radiology Radiologic Technology. 2016;87(5):564-568.

  • Dajani E., Shahwan T., Dajani N. Overview of the preclinical pharmacological properties of Nigella sativa (Black seeds): A complementary drug with historical and clinical significance Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology. 2016;67:801-817.

  • Pinkney D., Mychajlowycz M., Shah B. A prospective comparative study to evaluate the displacement of four commercially available breast biopsy markers British Journal of Radiology. 2016;89(1065)

  • Shah B., Sever A., Cressman S. Breast Imaging BINGO: an Educational Game to Supplement the Traditional Assessment Style Medical Science Educator. 2016;26(3):383-387.

  • Brem R., Tabár L., Duffy S., Inciardi M., Guingrich J., Hashimoto B., Lander M., Lapidus R., Peterson M., Rapelyea J., Roux S., Schilling K., Shah B., Torrente J., Wynn R., Miller D. Assessing improvement in detection of breast cancer with three-dimensional automated breast US in women with dense breast tissue: The somoinsight study Radiology. 2015;274(3):663-673.

  • Volokhina Y.V., Syed H.M., Pham P.H., Blackburn A.K. Two helpful MRI signs for evaluation of posterolateral bundle tears of the anterior cruciate ligament: A pilot study Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine. 2015;3(8)