Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2021 Analysis of malignant thyroid nodules that do not meet ACR TI-RADS criteria for fine-needle aspirationAmerican Journal of Roentgenology.  216:471-478. 2021
2020 Update on ACR TI-RADS: Successes, challenges, and future directions, from the AJR special series on radiology reporting and data systemsAmerican Journal of Roentgenology.  216:570-578. 2020
2019 Commentary on a direct comparison of the ATA and TI-RADS ultrasound scoring systemsEndocrine Practice.  25:503-505. 2019
2018 Interobserver variability of sonographic features used in the American college of radiology thyroid imaging reporting and data systemAmerican Journal of Roentgenology.  211:162-167. 2018
2007 Internal hernia after gastric bypass: Sensitivity and specificity of seven CT signs with surgical correlation and controlsAmerican Journal of Roentgenology.  188:745-750. 2007
1999 Blood flow in healthy gallbladder walls on color and power Doppler sonography: Effect of wall thickness and gallbladder volumeAmerican Journal of Roentgenology.  173:1247-1249. 1999
1999 Thyroid sonography: Current applications and future directionsAmerican Journal of Roentgenology.  173:437-443. 1999
1998 Current concepts in contrast media-induced nephropathyAmerican Journal of Roentgenology.  171:933-939. 1998
1997 Effect of hydration status on renal medullar attenuation on unenhanced CT scansAmerican Journal of Roentgenology.  168:257-259. 1997
1994 Color Doppler energy imaging. 1994
1993 Color Doppler imaging findings in patients with Budd-Chiari syndrome: Correlation with venographic findingsAmerican Journal of Roentgenology.  161:307-312. 1993
1992 A new electronically enhanced biopsy system: Value in improving needle-tip visibility during sonographically guided interventional proceduresAmerican Journal of Roentgenology.  158:195-198. 1992
1992 Color Doppler imaging of the hepatic vasculatureAmerican Journal of Roentgenology.  159:943-950. 1992
1992 Sonographic findings after surgical ablation of the endometriumAmerican Journal of Roentgenology.  159:1239-1241. 1992
1991 Diagnosis of portal vein thrombosis: Value of color Doppler imagingAmerican Journal of Roentgenology.  157:293-296. 1991
1991 Fetal abdominal wall mass detected on prenatal sonography: Gastroschisis vs omphaloceleAmerican Journal of Roentgenology.  157:1065-1068. 1991
1990 Color Doppler imaging of portosystemic shuntsAmerican Journal of Roentgenology.  154:393-397. 1990
1990 Duplex Doppler sonography in renal allografts: The significance of reversed flow in diastoleAmerican Journal of Roentgenology.  155:295-298. 1990
1990 Evaluation of Renal Transplant Dysfunction by Duplex Doppler Sonography: A Prospective Study and Review of the LiteratureAmerican Journal of Kidney Diseases.  15:544-550. 1990
1989 Budd-Chiari syndrome: The results of duplex and color Doppler imagingAmerican Journal of Roentgenology.  152:377-381. 1989
1989 Clinical Doppler imagingAmerican Journal of Roentgenology.  152:707-717. 1989
1989 Computer applications in radiology education: A challenge for the 1990sAmerican Journal of Roentgenology.  152:1169-1172. 1989
1989 Cranial artriovenous malformations in neonates: Color Doppler imaging with angiographic correlationAmerican Journal of Roentgenology.  153:1027-1030. 1989
1989 Endovaginal sonographic diagnosis of dilated fallopian tubesAmerican Journal of Roentgenology.  153:523-525. 1989
1988 Maternal-fetal Doppler sonography 1988
1988 Second-trimester sonographic diagnosis of down syndrome: Role of femur-length shortening and nuchal-fold thickeningAmerican Journal of Roentgenology.  151:981-985. 1988
1984 Herniation and strangulation of the gallbladder through the foramen of WinslowAmerican Journal of Roentgenology.  142:541-542. 1984
1981 Congenital absence of a pedicle with photon deficiency on bone scanClinical Nuclear Medicine.  6:498-499. 1981

Investigator On

  • COVID-19 Telehealth Program  awarded by FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION 2020 - 2021
  • Private Grant  awarded by PHILIPS ELECTRONICS 2014 - 2016
  • Private Grant  awarded by BRACCO DIAGNOSTICS, INC. 2010 - 2013
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, McGill University 1977
  • Jewish General Hospital, Internship 1978
  • Jewish General Hospital, Residency 1982
  • Toronto Western Hospital, Residency 1979
  • UCLA Medical Center, Postdoctoral Fellowship 1984
  • Full Name

  • Franklin Tessler