Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine

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Editor-in-Chief: Levon N. Nazarian, MD

Online ISSN: 1550-9613

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Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine now published with Wiley

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John Wiley and Sons, Inc has been selected by the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) to assume publication of the Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine (JUM) effective with its January 2017 issue.

Established in 1952, the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine is a multidisciplinary medical association of more than 9000 physicians, sonographers, scientists, students, and other health care providers. Established more than 50 years ago, the AIUM is dedicated to advancing the safe and effective use of ultrasound in medicine through professional and public education, research, development of guidelines, and accreditation.

The Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine (JUM) is dedicated to the rapid, accurate publication of original articles dealing with all aspects of medical ultrasound, particularly its direct application to patient care but also relevant basic science, advances in instrumentation, and biological effects.

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Most Read articles in January 2017


Most Read

The following were the most read Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine articles in January 2017:

Conclusions Regarding Epidemiology for Obstetric Ultrasound
Jacques S. Abramowicz, J. Brian Fowlkes, Andrea C. Skelly et al.

Are First Trimester Nuchal Septations Independent Risk Factors for Chromosomal Anomalies?
Lauren M. Mack, Wesley Lee, Joan M. Mastrobattista et al.

Most Thyroid Cancers Detected by Sonography Lack Intranodular Vascularity on Color Doppler Imaging: Review of the Literature and Sonographic-Pathologic Correlations for 698 Thyroid Neoplasms
Grace C. H. Yang and Karen O. Fried

Nonobstructive Diffuse Dilated Bowel Loops: Prenatal Diagnosis, Fetal Characteristics and Neonatal Outcomes
Guy Katz, Ben Pode-Shakked, Michal Berkenstadt et al.

Shear Wave Ultrasound Elastographic Evaluation of the Rotator Cuff Tendon
Stephanie W. Hou, Alexander N. Merkle, James S. Babb et al.

Is Ultrasound a Valid and Reliable Imaging Modality for Airway Evaluation?: An Observational Computed Tomographic Validation Study Using Submandibular Scanning of the Mouth and Oropharynx
Faraj W. Abdallah, Eugene Yu, Phantila Cholvisudhi et al.

Evaluation of a Short-term Training Program in Bedside Emergency Ultrasound in Southwestern Tanzania
Mark Shaffer, Heather A. Brown, Chloé McCoy et al.

Consensus Report on the Detailed Fetal Anatomic Ultrasound Examination
Joseph Wax, Howard Minkoff, Anthony Johnson et al.

Sonography of Various Cystic Masses of the Female Groin
Soon Nam Oh, Seung Eun Jung, Sung Eun Rha et al

Approach to the Swollen Arm With Chronic Dialysis Access
Shilpa N. Reddy, Meghan C. Boros and Mindy M. Horrow

Most Cited articles of 2016


Most Citied

The following were the most cited Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine articles in 2016 - and are FREE to read:

Speckle-Tracking Echocardiography: A New Technique for Assessing Myocardial Function
Sergio Mondillo, Maurizio Galderisi, Donato Mele et al.
Volume 30, Issue 1

Overview of Therapeutic Ultrasound Applications and Safety Considerations
Douglas L. Miller, Nadine B. Smith, Michael R. Bailey et al.
Volume 31, Issue 4

Real-time Ultrasound Elastography in the Differential Diagnosis of Benign and Malignant Thyroid Nodules
Yurong Hong, Xueming Liu, Zhiyu Li et al.
Volume 28, Issue 7

Associations of Carotid Artery Intima-Media Thickness (IMT) With Risk Factors and Prevalent Cardiovascular Disease: Comparison of Mean Common Carotid Artery IMT With Maximum Internal Carotid Artery IMT
Joseph F. Polak, Michael J. Pencina, Allison Meisner et al.
Volume 29, Issue 12

Common Applications of Dermatologic Sonography
Ximena Wortsman
Volume 31, Issue 1

Sonographic Features of Follicular Variant Papillary Thyroid Carcinomas in Comparison With Conventional Papillary Thyroid Carcinomas
Dae Sik Kim, Ji-hoon Kim, Dong Gyu Na et al.
Volume 28, Issue 12

Elastography for Evaluation of Liver Fibrosis
Giovanna Ferraioli, Parth Parekh, Alexander B. Levitov et al.
Volume 33, Issue 2

Ultrasound Biosafety Considerations for the Practicing Sonographer and Sonologist
Thomas R. Nelson, J. Brian Fowlkes, Jacques S. Abramowicz et al.
Volume 28, Issue 2

Effects of Precompression on Elasticity Imaging of the Breast: Development of a Clinically Useful Semiquantitative Method of Precompression Assessment
Richard G. Barr & Zheng Zhang
Volume 31, Issue 6

Shear Wave Elastographic Characterization of Normal and Torn Achilles Tendons: A Pilot Study
Xiang-Mei Chen, Li-Gang Cui, Ping He et al.
Volume 32, Issue 3




The following are the most popular Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine articles on Altmetric in the last 3 months (at Jan 2017). Read them for FREE now:

The Chinese Ring: A Contraceptive Intrauterine Device
Taylor L. MacDonald, Eugenio O. Gerscovich, John P. McGahan et al.

Potassium chloride-induced fetal demise: a retrospective cohort study of efficacy and safety
Anna K. Sfakianaki, Katherine J. Davis, Joshua A. Copel et al.

Use of Point-of-Care Ultrasound in the Emergency Department
M. Kennedy Hall, Jane Hall, Cary P. Gross et al.

In-utero fetal penile erection
D.M. Sherer, P.C. Eggers & J.R. Woods Jr

Frequency and Importance of Incomplete Screening Fetal Anatomic Sonography in Pregnancy
Mark T. Silvestri, Christian M. Pettker, Julia H. Raney, et al.

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