Ciprian N. Ionita, PhD

Selected Publications

  1. Ionita C N, Hoffmann KR, Bednarek DR, Chityala R, Rudin S. Cone-beam micro-ct system based on labview software. J Digit Imaging. 21(3): 296-305, Sep 2008 (on line publication 28 February 2007).
  2. Ionita CN, Pacioreck A, Hoffmann KR, Bednarek DR, Yamamoto J, Kolega J, Levy EI, Hopkins LN, Rudin S, Mocco J. Asymmetric vascular stent (avs):Feasibility study of a new low-porosity patch-containing stent. Stroke 39(7):2105-2113, July 2008 [Epub ahead of print April 24, 2008]. PMCID2562235.
  3. Schafer S, Hoffmann K. R., Noel P B., Ionita C. N., and Dmochowski Jacek . Evaluation of guidewire path reproducibility, Med. Phys. 35, 1884 (2008), 
  4. Patel V, Hoffmann KR, Ionita CN, Keleshis C, Bednarek DR, Rudin S: Rotational micro-CT using a clinical rotational angiography gantry. Medical Physics Letter, Medical Physics 35(10): 4757–4764, Oct 2008.
  5. Ionita CN, Keleshis CM, Patel V, Yadava GK, Hoffmann KR, Bednarek DR, Jain A, Rudin S: Implementation of a high-sensitivity Micro-Angiographic Fluoroscope (HS-MAF) for in-vivo endovascular image guided interventions (EIGI) and region-of-interest computed tomography (ROI-CT). SPIE vol. 6918, 2008. In: Proceedings from Medical Imaging 2008: Visualization, Image-Guided Procedures, and Modeling, San Diego, CA, paper 6918-53. 
  6. Dohatcu AC, Ionita CN, Bednarek DR, Hoffmann KR, Rudin S: Endovascular image-guided treatment of in-vivo model aneurysms with asymmetric vascular stents (AVS): evaluation with Time-Density Curve angiographic analysis and histology. SPIE vol. 6916, 2008. In: Proceedings from Medical Imaging 2008: Physiology, Function, and Structure from Medical Images, San Diego, CA, paper 6916-25. 
  7. Keleshis CM, Ionita CN, Yadava GK, Patel V, Bednarek DR, Hoffmann KR, Verevkin A, Rudin S: LabVIEW Graphical User Interface for a New High Sensitivity, High Resolution Micro-Angio-Fluoroscopic and ROI-CBCT System. SPIE vol. 6913, 69135A, March 2008. In: Proceedings from Medical Imaging 2008: Physics of Medical Imaging, San Diego, CA, paper 6913-196. 
  8. Ionita CN, Paciorek A, Dohatsu AC, Levy EI, Kolega J, Hopkins LN, Rudin S, Mocco J: The Asymmetric Vascular Stent: Efficacy in a rabbit aneurysm model. Stroke 40(3):959-965, Mar 2009.
  9. Rangwala HS, Ionita CN, Rudin S, Baier RE: Partially Polyurethane Covered Stent (PPCS) for Cerebral Aneurysm Treatment. The Journal of Biomedical Materials Research: Part B – Applied Biomaterials,Wiley Interscience. 2009 May;89B(2):415-29. PMID: 18837459 NIHMSID # 127899.
  10. Ionita CN, Dohatcu A, Jain A, Keleshis CM, Hoffmann KR, Bednarek DR, Rudin S: Modification of the NEMA XR21-2000 cardiac phantom for testing of imaging systems used in endovascular image guided interventions. SPIE vol. 7258, 2009. In: Proceedings from Medical Imaging 2009: Physics of Medical Imaging, Orlando, FL, paper 7258-176, 72584R:1-9. 
  11. Ionita CN, Dohatcu A, Sherman J, Keleshis CM, Pacioreck AM, Hoffmann KR, Bednarek DR, S Rudin: Angiographic analysis of animal model aneurysms treated with novel polyurethane asymmetric vascular stent (P-AVS): feasibility study. SPIE vol. 7262, 2009. In: Proceedings from Medical Imaging 2009: Biomedical Applications: Molecular, Structural, and Functional Imaging, Orlando, FL, paper 7262-51, 72621H:1-10. 
  12. V. Patel, R. N. Chityala, K. R. Hoffmann, C. N. Ionita, D. R. Bednarek, and S. Rudin Self-calibration of a cone-beam micro-CT system. Medical Physics 36(1):48-58, Jan 2009. PMCID2663400; PMID: 19235373.
  13. Ionita CN, Wang W, Bednarek DR, Rudin S: Assessment of contrast flow modification in aneurysms treated with closed-cell, self-expanding asymmetric vascular stents (SAVS). SPIE vol. 7626, 2010. In: Proceedings from Medical Imaging 2010: Physics of Medical Imaging, San Diego CA, paper 7626-17, 76260I:1-12.
  14. Wang W, Ionita CN, Keleshis C, Kuhls-Gilcrist A, Jain A, Bednarek DR, Rudin S: Progress in the Development of a new Angiography Suite including the High Resolution Micro-Angiographic Fluoroscope (MAF), a Control, Acquisition, Processing, and Image Display System (CAPIDS), and a New Detector Changer Integrated into a Commercial C-Arm Angiography Unit to Enable Clinical Use. SPIE vol. 7622, 2010, #200.; Received Honorable Mention Award.
  15. Panse A, Ionita CN, Wang W, Jain A, Bednarek DR, Rudin S: The Micro-Angiographic Fluoroscope (MAF) in High Definition (HD) Mode for Improved Contrast-to-Noise Ratio and Resolution in Fluoroscopy and Roadmapping. 2010 IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference, Oct 30 – Nov 6, 2010, Knoxville, TN, paper M18-204, NSS Conference Record, p. 3217-3220. NIHMSID 303301
  16. Ionita CN, Natarajan SK, Wang W, Hopkins LN, Levy EI, Siddiqui AH, Bednarek DR, Rudin S: Evaluation of a Second-Generation Self-Expanding Variable Porosity Flow-Divertor in a Rabbit Elastase Aneurysm Model. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol, 32:1399-1407, Sept 2011 (epub July 14, 2011 DOI 10.3174/ajnr.A2548).
  17. Binning MJ, Orion D, Yashar P, Webb S, Ionita CN, Jain A, Rudin S, Hopkins LN, Siddiqui AH, Levy EI: The use of the Micro-Angiographic Fluoroscope for coiling of intracranial aneurysms. Neurosurgery, in press. (post acceptance epub June 18, 2011 DOI 10.1227/NEU.0b013e3182299814)