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Edmund Franken

Professor Emeritus,  Radiology

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Iowa City, IA 52242

Email: edmund-franken@uiowa.edu


MD, Medicine, University of Oklahoma
Residency, Radiology, Indiana University
Fellowship, Neuroradiology, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology


Primary: Radiology

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Research Summary

  1. Clinical breast imaging and related health services research
  2. Perception in radiology            
  3. Satisfaction of Search in Diagnostic Radiology

Recent Publications

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  1. Franken, E. Recruiting junior faculty members/disruptive behavior of a prestigious physician scientist. J Am Coll Radiol 8(7):513-4, 2011. [PubMed]
  2. Park, J, Yang, L, Laroia, A, Franken, E, Fajardo, L. Core biopsy of the breast lesions: review of technical problems and solutions: a pictorial review. Can Assoc Radiol J 62(1):73-82, 2011. [PubMed]
  3. Park, J, Yang, L, Laroia, A, Franken, E, Fajardo, L. Missed and/or misinterpreted lesions in breast ultrasound: reasons and solutions. Can Assoc Radiol J 62(1):41-9, 2011. [PubMed]
  4. Park, J, Franken, E. Triangulation of breast lesions: review and clinical applications. Curr Probl Diagn Radiol 37(1):1-14, 0. [PubMed]
  5. Zeng, K, Fajardo, LL, Kao, S, Franken, EA, Park, JM, Jing, ZX, Bai, EW, Wang, G. An in vitro evaluation of cone-beam breast CT methods. JOURNAL OF X-RAY SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY 16(3):171-187, 2008.
  6. Berbaum, K, Caldwell, R, Schartz, K, Thompson, B, Franken, E A. Does computer-aided diagnosis for lung tumors change satisfaction of search in chest radiography? Acad Radiol 14(9):1069-76, 2007. [PubMed]
  7. Berbaum, K, El-Khoury, G, Ohashi, K, Schartz, K, Caldwell, R, Madsen, M, Franken, E. Satisfaction of search in multitrauma patients: severity of detected fractures. Acad Radiol 14(6):711-22, 2007. [PubMed]
  8. Park, J, Franken, E, Garg, M, Fajardo, L, Niklason, L. Breast tomosynthesis: present considerations and future applications. Radiographics 27 Suppl 1:S231-40, 2007. [PubMed]
  9. Berbaum, K, Franken, E A. Commentary does clinical history affect perception? Acad Radiol 13(3):402-3, 2006. [PubMed]
  10. Berbaum, K, Franken, E, Caldwell, R, Schartz, K. Can a checklist reduce SOS errors in chest radiography? Acad Radiol 13(3):296-304, 2006. [PubMed]