Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine

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

Online ISSN: 1550-9613

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The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine announces the search for an editor-in-chief of the Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine, beginning January 2019, working with the current editor beginning July 2018. For confidential consideration, send your curriculum vitae and a letter of interest to Brian Fowlkes, PhD, FAIUM, Chair, Editor Search Committee at (use “Editor Search” in the subject line). Materials may be mailed to: ATTN: Editor Search, American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine, 14750 Sweitzer Ln, Suite 100 Laurel, MD 20707-5906 USA. Interested applicants must respond by October 1, 2017. Further details.

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 Cited articles of 2016

Most Citied

The following were the most cited 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

Most Read articles in August 2017

Most Read

The following were the most read articles in August 2017:

Sonography of Abdominal Wall Masses and Masslike Lesions
Ahn Sung Eun, Park Seong Jin, Moon Sung Kyoung et al.

Sonographic Evaluation of the Yolk Sac
Sinan Tan, Mine Kanat Pektas & Halil Arslan

Ultrasound Transducer Selection in Clinical Imaging Practice
Szabo L. Thomas & Peter A. Lewin

Sonographic Findings of Axillary Masses: What Can Be Imaged in This Space?
Ji Eun Park, Yu-Mee Sohn & Eun-Kyung Kim

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

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

Embryonic Heart Rate as a Prognostic Factor for Chromosomal Abnormalities
Deniz Oztekin, Ozgur Oztekin, Fatma I. Aydal et al.

Fetal body ratios in second trimester: a useful tool for identifying chromosomal abnormalities?
F.P. Hadlock, R.B. Harrist & J. Martinez-Poyer

Benign and Malignant Epididymal Masses Evaluated With Scrotal Sonography
Wade G. Alleman, Brian Gorman, Bernard F. King et al.

Sonographic Findings of Groin Masses
Dal Mo Yang, Hyun Cheol Kim, Joo Won Lim et al.



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

Color and Power Doppler Sonography for Pneumothorax Detection
John R. Richards, Julianne M. Awrey, Sarah E. Medeiros et al.

Point-of-Care Lung Sonography: An Audit of 1150 Examinations
Giuseppe Francesco Sferrazza Papa, Michele Mondoni, Giovanni Volpicelli et al.

Use and Education of Point-of-Care Ultrasound in Pediatric Emergency Medicine in Saudi Arabia
Abdullah Saad Alzayedi, Amani A. Azizalrahman, Hamad A. AlMadi et al.

Sonography of Dermatologic Emergencies
Ximena Wortsman

Neck Sonography and Suppressed Thyroglobulin Have High Sensitivity for Identifying Recurrent/Persistent Disease in Patients With Low-risk Thyroid Cancer Treated With Total Thyroidectomy and Radioactive Iodine Ablation, Making Stimulated Thyroglobulin Unnecessary
José M. Domínguez, Flavia Nilo, Tania Contreras et al.

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