This is Dr. Carr’s research laboratory devoted to imaging biomarkers.


Featured publications

  1. Patient-centered imaging: shared decision making for cardiac imaging procedures with exposure to ionizing radiation. Einstein AJ, Berman DS, Min JK, Hendel RC, Gerber TC, Carr JJ, Cerqueira MD, Cullom SJ, DeKemp R, Dickert NW, Dorbala S, Fazel R, Garcia EV, Gibbons RJ, Halliburton SS, Hausleiter J, Heller GV, Jerome S, Lesser JR, Raff GL, Tilkemeier P, Williams KA, Shaw LJ (2014) J Am Coll Cardiol 63(15): 1480-9
    › Primary publication · 24530677 (PubMed) · PMC3994983 (PubMed Central)
  2. Calcium density of coronary artery plaque and risk of incident cardiovascular events. Criqui MH, Denenberg JO, Ix JH, McClelland RL, Wassel CL, Rifkin DE, Carr JJ, Budoff MJ, Allison MA (2014) JAMA 311(3): 271-8
    › Primary publication · 24247483 (PubMed) · PMC4091626 (PubMed Central)
  3. Subclinical atherosclerotic calcification and cognitive functioning in middle-aged adults: the CARDIA study. Reis JP, Launer LJ, Terry JG, Loria CM, Zeki Al Hazzouri A, Sidney S, Yaffe K, Jacobs DR, Whitlow CT, Zhu N, Carr JJ (2013) Atherosclerosis 231(1): 72-7
    › Primary publication · 24125414 (PubMed) · PMC3828555 (PubMed Central)
  4. Do differences in risk factors explain the lower rates of coronary heart disease in Japanese versus U.S. women? Sekikawa A, Willcox BJ, Usui T, Carr JJ, Barinas-Mitchell EJ, Masaki KH, Watanabe M, Tracy RP, Bertolet MH, Evans RW, Nishimura K, Sutton-Tyrrell K, Kuller LH, Miyamoto Y (2013) J Womens Health (Larchmt) 22(11): 966-77
    › Primary publication · 24073782 (PubMed) · PMC3820126 (PubMed Central)
  5. Effects of intensive diet and exercise on knee joint loads, inflammation, and clinical outcomes among overweight and obese adults with knee osteoarthritis: the IDEA randomized clinical trial. Messier SP, Mihalko SL, Legault C, Miller GD, Nicklas BJ, DeVita P, Beavers DP, Hunter DJ, Lyles MF, Eckstein F, Williamson JD, Carr JJ, Guermazi A, Loeser RF (2013) JAMA 310(12): 1263-73
    › Primary publication · 24065013 (PubMed) · PMC4450354 (PubMed Central)
  6. Genetics of coronary artery calcification among African Americans, a meta-analysis. Wojczynski MK, Li M, Bielak LF, Kerr KF, Reiner AP, Wong ND, Yanek LR, Qu L, White CC, Lange LA, Ferguson JF, He J, Young T, Mosley TH, Smith JA, Kral BG, Guo X, Wong Q, Ganesh SK, Heckbert SR, Griswold ME, O'Leary DH, Budoff M, Carr JJ, Taylor HA, Bluemke DA, Demissie S, Hwang SJ, Paltoo DN, Polak JF, Psaty BM, Becker DM, Province MA, Post WS, O'Donnell CJ, Wilson JG, Harris TB, Kavousi M, Cupples LA, Rotter JI, Fornage M, Becker LC, Peyser PA, Borecki IB, Reilly MP (2013) BMC Med Genet : 75
    › Primary publication · 23870195 (PubMed) · PMC3733595 (PubMed Central)
  7. Association between duration of overall and abdominal obesity beginning in young adulthood and coronary artery calcification in middle age. Reis JP, Loria CM, Lewis CE, Powell-Wiley TM, Wei GS, Carr JJ, Terry JG, Liu K (2013) JAMA 310(3): 280-8
    › Primary publication · 23860986 (PubMed) · PMC4226407 (PubMed Central)
  8. Adipose tissue density, a novel biomarker predicting mortality risk in older adults. Murphy RA, Register TC, Shively CA, Carr JJ, Ge Y, Heilbrun ME, Cummings SR, Koster A, Nevitt MC, Satterfield S, Tylvasky FA, Strotmeyer ES, Newman AB, Simonsick EM, Scherzinger A, Goodpaster BH, Launer LJ, Eiriksdottir G, Sigurdsson S, Sigurdsson G, Gudnason V, Lang TF, Kritchevsky SB, Harris TB (2014) J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 69(1): 109-17
    › Primary publication · 23707956 (PubMed) · PMC3859360 (PubMed Central)
  9. Insight into the sharing of medical images: physician, other health care providers, and staff experience in a variety of medical settings. Sandberg JC, Ge Y, Nguyen HT, Arcury TA, Johnson AJ, Hwang W, Gage HD, Reynolds T, Carr JJ (2012) Appl Clin Inform 3(4): 475-87
    › Primary publication · 23646092 (PubMed) · PMC3613038 (PubMed Central)
  10. 2013 appropriate utilization of cardiovascular imaging: a methodology for the development of joint criteria for the appropriate utilization of cardiovascular imaging by the American College of Cardiology Foundation and American College of Radiology. Carr JJ, Hendel RC, White RD, Patel MR, Wolk MJ, Bettmann MA, Douglas P, Rybicki FJ, Kramer CM, Woodard PK, Shaw LJ, Yucel EK, American College of Cardiology Foundation, American College of Cardiology Foundation (2013) J Am Coll Radiol 10(6): 456-63
    › Primary publication · 23598154 (PubMed)

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atherosclerosis Atherosclerosis Biomechanical Phenomena Cardiology cardiovascular Cholesterol, HDL Chondroitin Sulfate Proteoglycans computed tomography diabetes Diet, Reducing echocardiography Gene Frequency Heart Failure, Systolic Imaging Incidence informatics Laparoscopy Lung magnetic resonance imaging Neurocan obesity Prognosis Regression Analysis Reproducibility of Results Risk Factors Time Factors Triglycerides ultrasound Ventricular Dysfunction, Right Vital Capacity