The following list details key papers authored or co-authored in professional peer reviewed journals by CRG partners since 2007. For further information please do not hesitate to contact us.

Selected publications 2010/11

Al-Dadah O, Shepstone L, Marshall TJ, Donell ST.  Secondary signs on static stress MRI in anterior cruciate ligament rupture.  Knee. 2011 Aug;18(4):235-241

Anderson H, Toms APCahir JGoodwin RW, Wimhurst J, Nolan JF. Grading the severity of soft tissue changes associated with metal-on-metal hip replacements:  reliability of an MR grading system. Skeletal Radiol. 2011 Mar;40(3):303-307

Cooper L, Gale A, Saada J, Gedela S, Scott H, Toms AP. The assessment of stroke multidimensional CT and MRI imaging using eye movement analysis: does modality preference enhance observer performance? Medical Imaging 2010

Denton E, Robinson P. The changing NHS and imaging services: impact on musculoskeletal imaging. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2010 Sep;195(3):561-562

Donell ST, Darrah C, Nolan JF, Wimhurst J, Toms A, Barker TH, Case CP, Tucker  JK; Norwich Metal-on-Metal Study Group. Early failure of the Ultima metal-on-metal total hip replacement in the presence of normal plain radiographs. J Bone Joint SurgBr. 2010 Nov;92(11):1501-1508

Fowkes LA, Petridou E, Zagorski C, Karuppiah A, Toms AP. Defining a reference range of acetabular inclination and center-edge angle of the hip in asymptomatic individuals. Skeletal Radiol. Nov;40(11):1427-1434

Gibbs SD, Williams SM, Tyler X, Pearson J, Bennie MJ, Bowles KM. You can’t have your cake and eat it too. Gut. 2010 June;60(6):852.

Lewis M, Toms AP, Reid K,Bugg W. CT metal artefact reduction of total knee prostheses using angled gantry multiplanar reformation. Knee. 2010 Aug;17(4):279-282

Loo SW, Geropantas K, Beadsmoore C,MontgomeryPQ, Martin WM, Roques TW. Neck Dissection can be avoided after Sequential Chemoradiotherapy and Negative Post-treatment Positron Emission Tomography-Computed Tomography in N2 Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma. Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol). 2011 Oct;23(8):512-517

Major R, Girling S, Boyle A. Ultrasound measurement of optic nerve sheath diameter in patients with a clinical suspicion of raised intracranial pressure. Emerg Med J. 2010 Aug;28(8):679-681

Malcolm PN, Craven P, Klass D. Pitfalls and artefacts in performance and interpretation of contrast-enhanced MR angiography of the lower limbs. Clin Radiol. 2010 Aug;65(8):651-658

Malcolm PN, Lewis M. Prospective studies show that magnetic resonance angiography has high sensitivity and specificity for clinically relevant arterial steno-occlusions in adults with peripheral arterial disease symptoms. Evid Based Med. 2011 Jun;16(3):90-91

Mistry A, Cahir J, Donell ST, Nolan J, Toms AP. MRI of asymptomatic patients with metal-on-metal and polyethylene-on-metal total hip arthroplasties. Clin Radiol. 2011 Jun;66(6):540-545

Oliver A, Freixenet J, Martí J, Pérez E, Pont J, Denton ER, Zwiggelaar R. A review of automatic mass detection and segmentation in mammographic images. Med Image Anal. 2010 Apr;14(2):87-110

Patel SR, Toms AP, Rehman JM, Wimhurst J A reliability study of measurement tools available on standard picture archiving and communication system workstations for the evaluation of hip radiographs following arthroplasty.. Bone Joint Surg AM 2011 Sep 21;93(18) 1712-1719

Pawaroo D, Cummings NM, Musonda P, Rintoul RC, Rassl D, Beadsmoore C. Non-small cell lung carcinoma: accuracy of PET/CT in determining the size of T1 and T2 primary tumors. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2011 May;196(5):1176-1181

Rafiq I, Ghosh-Ray S, Curtin J, Williams I. Images in cardiology. A previously undescribed variant of isolated left ventricular noncompaction. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2010 Aug 24;56(9):741

Raj V, Sivashanmugam T, Gupta S, Clarkson K, Denton E, Al-Attar M. Influence of imaging on touch imprint cytology of breast lesions. Cancer Epidemiol. 2010 Aug;34(4):457-460

 Smith TO, Back T, Toms AP, Hing CB. Diagnostic accuracy of ultrasound for rotator cuff tears in adults: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Clin Radiol. 2011 Nov;66(11):1036-1048

Smith TO, Drew BT, Toms AP, Chojnowski AJ. The diagnostic accuracy of X-ray arthrography for triangular fibrocartilaginous complex injury: a systematic review and meta-analysis. J Hand Surg Eur Vol. 2011 Apr 5. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 21467087

Smith TO, Hilton G, Toms AP, Donell ST, Hing CB. The diagnostic accuracy of acetabular labral tears using magnetic resonance imaging and magnetic resonance arthrography: a meta-analysis. Eur Radiol. 2011 Apr;21(4):863-874

Smith TO, Davies L, Toms AP, Hing CB, Donell ST. The reliability and validity of radiological assessment for patellar instability. A systematic review and meta-analysis. Skeletal Radiol. 2011 Apr;40(4):399-414

Toms AP, Smith-Bateman C, Malcolm PN, Cahir J, Graves M. Optimization of metal artefact reduction (MAR) sequences for MRI of total hip prostheses. Clin Radiol.  2010 Jun;65(6):447-452

Toms AP. The war on terror and radiological error? Clin Radiol. 2010 Aug;65(8):666-668

Toms AP. Painful osteoporotic vertebral fractures and vertebroplasty: where is the black swan? J R Coll Physicians Edinb. 2010 Dec;40(4):317-318

Toms AP, Farghal A, Kasmai B, Bagnall A, Malcolm PN. Physiology of the small bowel: a new approach using MRI and proposal for a new metric of function. Med Hypotheses. 2011 Jun;76(6):834-839

Toms AP, Chojnowski A, Cahir JG. Midcarpal instability: a radiological perspective. Skeletal Radiol. 2011 May;40(5):533-541

Wynn-Jones H, Macnair R, Wimhurst J, Chirodian N, Derbyshire B, Toms A, Cahir  J. Silent soft tissue pathology is common with a modern metal-on-metal hip arthroplasty. Acta Orthop. 2011 Jun;82(3):301-307

Yanny S, Toms AP. MR patterns of denervation around the shoulder. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2010 Aug;195(2):W157-163

Yanny S, Toms AP, MacIver DBarker T, Wilson A. Axial osseous sarcoidosis: a rare clinical presentation and radiological findingsClinical Radiology  65 (2010) 167-171

Yoong P, Goodwin RW, Chojnowski A. Phalangeal fractures of the hand. ClinRadiol. 2010 Oct;65(10):773-780

Selected publications 2009

West AT, Marshall TJ, Bearcroft PW. CT of the musculoskeletal system: what is left in the days of MRI? Eur Radiol. 2009;19:152-64.

Kingston AR, Toms AP, Ghosh-Ray S, Johnston-Downing S. Does running cause metatarsophalangeal joint effusions? A comparison of synovial fluid volumes on MRI in athletes before and after running. Skeletal Radiol. 2009;38; 499-504.

Toms AP, Cahir J, Swift L, Donell ST. Imaging the femoral sulcus with ultrasound, CT, and MRI: reliability and generalizability in patients with patellar instability. Skeletal Radiol. 2009;38:329-38.

Cooper LHK, Gale GA, Darker IT, Toms A, Saada J. Radiology image perception and observer performance: how does expertise and clinical information alter interpretation? Stroke detection explored through eye-tracking. Proc. SPIE 2009; 7263-19.

Cahir J, Toms AP. CT and MR of hip replacements. Orthopaedics and Trauma. 2009; 23: 101-108.

Toms AP, Botchu R, Nolan JF. Diagnostic plain film radiology of failing hip arthroplasties. Orthopaedics and Trauma 2009; 23: 88-100.

Khan RJ, Wimhurst J, Foroughi S, Toms A. The natural history of metallosis from catastrophic failure of a polyethylene liner in a total hip. J Arthroplasty. 2008 Oct 8. [Epub ahead of print]

M. Buchanan, SM Williams, H Helquisk, A Innes. Cystic schwannoma of the cervical plexus masquerading as a type II second branchial cleft cyst European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology and Head & Neck 2009;266:459-62.

Johnson CA, Toms AP. The impact of European Research Ethics legislation on UK radiology research activity: a bibliometric analysis. Clin Radiol 2009; 64: 983-7.

Crawford M, Toms AP, Shepstone L. Defining normal vertebral angulation at the thoracolumbar junction. Am J Roentgenol 2009;193:W33-7.

Toms AP. Chojnowski A, Cahir J. Midcarpal instability: a diagnostic role for dynamic ultrasound? Ultraschall Med/ Eur J Ultrasound. 2009;30:286-90.

Toms AP, White LM, Kandel R, Bleakney RR, Noseworthy MD, Shepstone L, Blackstein ME, Wunder J. Pharmacokinetic modeling of dynamic contrast enhanced MRI of spindle cell sarcomas: response to chemotherapy. Acta Radiol 2009; 9:1-9

Klass D, Marshall T, Toms A. CT-guided radiofrequency ablation of spinal osteoid osteomas with concomitant perineural and epidural irrigation for neuroprotection. Eur Radiol. 2009; 19:2238-43

Fowkes L, Toms AP. Bone marrow oedema of the knee. Knee 2009 epub ahead of print.


Selected publications 2008

Disini L, Wilson P, Cockburn JF. Successful intra-arterial alteplase infusion is a predictor of 12-month limb survival in patients with lower limb arterial occlusion. Clin Radiol. 2008;63:636-41.

Gregory D L, Jones C D, Denton Erika ERE , Harnett A N. Acute Visual Loss Induced by Dexamethasone During Neoadjuvant Docetaxol Clinical Medicine: Oncology 2008;2:37-42.

Oliver A, Freixenet J, Martí R, Pont J, Pérez E, Denton ERE, Zwiggelaar R. A novel breast tissue density classification methodology. IEEE Trans Inf Technol Biomed. 2008;12:55-65.

Cahir JG, Toms AP. Regional migratory osteoporosis. Eur J Radiol. 2008 Mar 18.

Toms AP. The decline and fall of academic radiology. Clin Radiol. 2008;63:113-4.

Toms AP, Marshall TJ, Cahir J, Darrah C, Nolan J, Donell ST, Barker T, Tucker JK. MRI of early symptomatic metal-on-metal total hip arthroplasty: a retrospective review of radiological findings in 20 hips. Clin Radiol. 2008;63:49-58.

West AT, Toms AP, Murphy J, Sultan M. Haemosiderotic fibrohistiocytic lipomatous lesion/tumour of the foot: MRI and histopathology. Skeletal Radiol. 2008;37:71-4.

Cooper LHK, Gale AG, Darker IT, Toms A, Saada J, Scott H. How do you become expert at interpreting brain images? Using eye-tracking technology to provide an insight into complex visual inspection tasks and clinical decision-making in stroke presentation. PsyPag Quarterly. 2008;69:15-24.

Klass D, Tam MD, Williams S, Cockburn J, Toms AP. Training on a vascular interventional simulator: an observational study. Eur Radiol 2008;18: 2874-8.


Selected publications 2007

Lashley D, Curtin J, Malcolm P, Clark A, Freeman L. Aortic arch morphology and late systemic hypertension following correction of coarctation of aorta. Congenit Heart Dis. 2007;2:410-5.

Mohankumar R, Toms AP, Murphy J, Wimhurst J. Painless lump on the shin: presentation. Skeletal Radiol. 2007;36:969;

McDonald K, Toms AP, Armon K, Johnson K, Marshall TJ. Carpal-tarsal osteolysis with elbow involvement. Skeletal Radiol. 2007;36:1097-101

Klass D, Toms AP, Greenwood R, Hopgood P. MR imaging of acute anterior cruciate ligament injuries. Knee. 2007;14:339-47.

Cahir J, Toms AP, Marshall TJ, Wimhurst J, Nolan J. CT and MRI of hip arthroplasty. Clin Radiol. 2007;62:1163-71

Cockburn JF, Maddern GJ, Wemyss-Holden SA. Bimodal electric tissue ablation (BETA) – in-vivo evaluation of the effect of applying direct current before and during radiofrequency ablation of porcine liver. Clin Radiol. 2007;62:213-20.

Sala E, Beadsmoore C, Gibbons D, Shaw A, Gaskarth M, Groot-Wassink T, Watson C, Dixon AK. Unexpected changes in clinical diagnosis: early abdomino-pelvic computed tomography compared with clinical evaluation. Abdom Imaging. 2007 Sep 28.

Sala E, Watson CJ, Beadsmoore C, Groot-Wassink T, Fanshawe TR, Smith JC, Bradley A, Palmer CR, Shaw A, Dixon AK. A randomized, controlled trial of routine early abdominal computed tomography in patients presenting with non-specific acute abdominal pain. Clin Radiol. 2007;62:961-9.

Goodwin RW, O’Donnell P, Saifuddin A.MRI appearances of common benign soft-tissue tumours. Clin Radiol. 2007;62:843-53.