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Associate Professor Nigel Anderson

PositionResearch Associate Professor
DepartmentDepartment of Radiology (UOC)
QualificationsMB ChB FRANZCR
Research summaryRadiology

Research

My research areas are in prenatal medicine, innovative imaging technologies, imaging of neonatal brain development (especially in very low birth weight infants).

Publications

Stamp, L. K., Anderson, N. G., Becce, F., Rajeswari, M., Polson, M., Guyen, O., … Choi, C., … Raja, A. Y. (2019). Clinical utility of multi-energy spectral photon-counting CT in crystal arthritis [Brief report]. Arthritis & Rheumatology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1002/art.40848

Bateman, C. J., Knight, D., Brandwacht, B., McMahon, J., Healy, J., Panta, R., Aamir, R., Rajendran, K., Moghiseh, M., Ramyar, M., … de Ruiter, N., … Shamshad, M., Anjomrouz, M., Atharifard, A., … Bheesette, S., … Anderson, N. G., Gieseg, S. P., Woodfield, T., Renaud, P. F., Butler, A. P. H., & Butler, P. H. (2018). MARS-MD: Rejection based image domain material decomposition. Journal of Instrumentation, 13, P05020. doi: 10.1088/1748-0221/13/05/p05020

Moghiseh, M., Lowe, C., Lewis, J., Kumar, D., Butler, A., Anderson, N., & Raja, A. (2018). Spectral photon-counting molecular imaging for quantification of monoclonal antibody-conjugated gold nanoparticles targeted to lymphoma and breast cancer: An in vitro study. Contrast Media & Molecular Imaging, 2018, 2136840. doi: 10.1155/2018/2136840

Prebble, H., Cross, S., Marks, E., Healy, J. L., Searle, E., Aamir, R., Butler, A., Roake, J., Hock, B., Anderson, N., & Gieseg, S. P. (2018). Induced macrophage activation in live excised atherosclerotic plaque. Immunobiology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/j.imbio.2018.03.002

Panta, R. K., Bell, S. T., Healy, J. L., Aamir, R., Bateman, C. J., Moghiseh, M., Butler, A. P. H., & Anderson, N. G. (2018). Element-specific spectral imaging of multiple contrast agents: A phantom study. Journal of Instrumentation, 13, T02001. doi: 10.1088/1748-0221/13/02/T02001

Chapter in Book - Research

Walsh, M. F., Aamir, R., Panta, R. K., Rajendran, K., Anderson, N. G., Butler, A. P. H., & Butler, P. H. (2015). Spectral molecular CT with photon-counting detectors. In S. Awadalla (Ed.), Solid-state radiation detectors: Technology and applications. (pp. 195-219). Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press.

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Journal - Research Article

Bateman, C. J., Knight, D., Brandwacht, B., McMahon, J., Healy, J., Panta, R., Aamir, R., Rajendran, K., Moghiseh, M., Ramyar, M., … de Ruiter, N., … Shamshad, M., Anjomrouz, M., Atharifard, A., … Bheesette, S., … Anderson, N. G., Gieseg, S. P., Woodfield, T., Renaud, P. F., Butler, A. P. H., & Butler, P. H. (2018). MARS-MD: Rejection based image domain material decomposition. Journal of Instrumentation, 13, P05020. doi: 10.1088/1748-0221/13/05/p05020

Panta, R. K., Bell, S. T., Healy, J. L., Aamir, R., Bateman, C. J., Moghiseh, M., Butler, A. P. H., & Anderson, N. G. (2018). Element-specific spectral imaging of multiple contrast agents: A phantom study. Journal of Instrumentation, 13, T02001. doi: 10.1088/1748-0221/13/02/T02001

Prebble, H., Cross, S., Marks, E., Healy, J. L., Searle, E., Aamir, R., Butler, A., Roake, J., Hock, B., Anderson, N., & Gieseg, S. P. (2018). Induced macrophage activation in live excised atherosclerotic plaque. Immunobiology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/j.imbio.2018.03.002

Moghiseh, M., Lowe, C., Lewis, J., Kumar, D., Butler, A., Anderson, N., & Raja, A. (2018). Spectral photon-counting molecular imaging for quantification of monoclonal antibody-conjugated gold nanoparticles targeted to lymphoma and breast cancer: An in vitro study. Contrast Media & Molecular Imaging, 2018, 2136840. doi: 10.1155/2018/2136840

Raja, A. Y., Moghiseh, M., Bateman, C. J., de Ruiter, N., Schon, B., Schleich, N., Woodfield, T. B. F., Butler, A. P. H., & Anderson, N. G. (2018). Measuring identification and quantification errors in spectral CT material decomposition. Applied Sciences, 8(3), 467. doi: 10.3390/app8030467

Russell, K. N., Mitchell, N. L., Anderson, N. G., Bunt, C. R., Wellby, M. P., Melzer, T. R., … Palmer, D. N. (2018). Computed tomography provides enhanced techniques for longitudinal monitoring of progressive intracranial volume loss associated with regional neurodegeneration in ovine neuronal ceroid lipofuscinoses. Brain & Behavior. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1002/brb3.1096

Kirkbride, T. E., Raja, A. Y., Müller, K., Bateman, C. J., Becce, F., & Anderson, N. G. (2017). Discrimination between calcium hydroxyapatite and calcium oxalate using multienergy spectral photon-counting CT. American Journal of Roentgenology, 209(5), 1088-1092. doi: 10.2214/ajr.17.18394

Rajendran, K., Löbker, C., Schon, B. S., Bateman, C. J., Younis, R. A., de Ruiter, N. J. A., … Ramyar, M., Hooper, G. J., Butler, A. P. H., Woodfield, T. B. F., & Anderson, N. G. (2017). Quantitative imaging of excised osteoarthritic cartilage using spectral CT. European Radiology, 27(1), 384-392. doi: 10.1007/s00330-016-4374-7

Moghiseh, M., Aamir, R., Panta, R. K., de Ruiter, N., Chernoglazov, A., Healy, J. L., Butler, A. P. H., & Anderson, N. G. (2016). Discrimination of multiple high-Z materials by multi-energy spectral CT: A phantom study. JSM Biomedical Imaging Data Papers, 3(1), 1007.

Panta, R. K., Walsh, M. F., Bell, S. T., Anderson, N. G., Butler, A. P., & Butler, P. H. (2015). Energy calibration of the pixels of spectral X-ray detectors. IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging, 34(3), 697-706. doi: 10.1109/TMI.2014.2337881

Rajendran, K., Walsh, M. F., de Ruiter, N. J. A., Chernoglazov, A. I., Panta, R. K., Butler, A. P. H., … Anderson, N. G., Woodfield, T. B. F., Tredinnick, S. J., … Bateman, C. J., Aamir, R., … Smithies, D. J., Mohr, J. L., … Ronaldson, J. P., … Atharifard, A., … Schleich, N., & Billinghurst, M. (2014). Reducing beam hardening effects and metal artefacts in spectral CT using Medipix3RX. Journal of Instrumentation, 9, P03015. doi: 10.1088/1748-0221/9/03/P03015

Aamir, R., Chernoglazov, A., Bateman, C. J., Butler, A. P. H., Butler, P. H., Anderson, N. G., … Panta, R. K., … Mohr, J. L., Rajendran, K., Walsh, M. F., de Ruiter, N., Gieseg, S. P., Woodfield, T., … Schleich, N., Scott, N., … Ronaldson, J. P., Cook, N. J., … Hodge, K. (2014). MARS spectral molecular imaging of lamb tissue: Data collection and image analysis. Journal of Instrumentation, 9, P02005. doi: 10.1088/1748-0221/9/02/P02005

Anderson, N. G., & Butler, A. P. (2014). Clinical applications of spectral molecular imaging: Potential and challenges. Contrast Media & Molecular Imaging, 9(1), 3-12. doi: 10.1002/cmmi.1550

Zainon, R., Ronaldson, J. P., Janmale, T., Scott, N. J., Buckenham, T. M., Butler, A. P. H., … Gieseg, S. P., Roake, J. A., & Anderson, N. G. (2012). Spectral CT of carotid atherosclerotic plaque: Comparison with histology. European Radiology, 22(12), 2581-2588. doi: 10.1007/s00330-012-2538-7

Ronaldson, J. P., Zainon, R., Scott, N. J. A., Gieseg, S. P., Butler, A. P., Butler, P. H., & Anderson, N. G. (2012). Toward quantifying the composition of soft tissues by spectral CT with Medipix3. Medical Physics, 39(11), 6847-6857. doi: 10.1118/1.4760773

Butler, A. P. H., Butzer, J., Schleich, N., Cook, N. J., Anderson, N. G., Scott, N., de Ruiter, N., … Butler, P. H. (2011). Processing of spectral X-ray data with principal components analysis. Nuclear Instruments & Methods in Physics Research Section A, 633(Suppl. 1), S140-S142. doi: 10.1016/j.nima.2010.06.149

Moesbergen, T. C., de Ryke, R. J., Dunbar, S., Wells, J. E., & Anderson, N. G. (2011). Distal ureteral calculi: US Follow-up. Radiology, 260(2), 575-580. doi: 10.1148/radiol.11101077

Anderson, N. G., Fischer, J., Leighton, D. M., Hector-Taylor, J., & McEwing, R. L. (2010). Management in children of mild postnatal renal dilatation but without vesicoureteral reflux. Pediatric Nephrology, 25(3), 477-843. doi: 10.1007/s00467-009-1348-x

Anderson, N. G., Butler, A. P., Scott, N. J. A., Cook, N. J., Butzer, J. S., Schleich, N., … de Ruiter, N., … Butler, P. H. (2010). Spectroscopic (multi-energy) CT distinguishes iodine and barium contrast material in MICE. European Radiology, 20, 2126-2134. doi: 10.1007/s00330-010-1768-9

McEwing, R. L., Anderson, N. G., Meates, J. B. A., Allen, R. B., Phillipson, G. T. M., & Wells, J. E. (2009). Sonographic appearances of the endometrium after termination of pregnancy in asymptomatic versus symptomatic women. Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine, 28(5), 579-586.

Anderson, N. G., Notley, E., Graham, P., & McEwing, R. (2008). Reproducibility of sonographic assessment of fetal liver length in diabetic pregnancies. Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology, 31(5), 529-534. doi: 10.1002/uog.5298

Butler, A. P. H., Anderson, N. G., Tipples, R., Cook, N., Watts, R., Meyer, J., … Melzer, T. R., & Butler, P. H. (2008). Bio-medical X-ray imaging with spectroscopic pixel detectors. Nuclear Instruments & Methods in Physics Research Section A, 591(1), 141-146. doi: 10.1016/j.nima.2008.03.039

Melzer, T. R., Cook, N. J., Butler, A. P., Watts, R., Anderson, N., Tipples, R., & Butler, P. H. (2008). Spectroscopic biomedical imaging with the Medipix2 detector. Australasian Physical & Engineering Sciences in Medicine, 31(4), 300-306.

Anderson, N. G., Jolly, I. J., & Wells, J. E. (2007). Sonographic estimation of fetal weight: Comparison of bias, precision and consistency using 12 different formulae. Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology, 30, 173-179. doi: 10.1002/uog.4037

Anderson, N. G., Luehr, B., & Ng, R. (2006). Normal obstetric ultrasound reduces the risk of Down syndrome in fetuses of older mothers. Australasian Radiology, 50, 429-434.

Anderson, N. G., Laurent, I., Woodward, L. J., & Inder, T. E. (2006). Detection of impaired growth of the corpus callosum in premature infants. Pediatrics, 118(3), 951-960. doi: 10.1542/peds.2006-0553

Anderson, N. G., Fenwick, J. L., & Wells, J. E. (2006). Intrinsic measurement bias on computed tomography scout view is unpredictable: Computed tomography pelvimetry using a phantom. Australasian Radiology, 50, 127-131.

Simcock, B., & Anderson, N. (2005). Diagnosis and management of simple ovarian cysts: An audit. Australasian Radiology, 49, 27-31.

Anderson, N. G., Laurent, I., Cook, N., Woodward, L., & Inder, T. E. (2005). Growth rate of corpus callosum in very premature infants. American Journal of Neuroradiology, 26(10), 2685-2690.

Anderson, N., Humphries, N., & Wells, J. E. (2005). Measurement error in computed tomography pelvimetry. Australasian Radiology, 49, 104-107.

Losco, G., Sykes, P., Anderson, N., Roberts, H., Fulton, J., & Fraser, H. (2004). Clinical utility of magnetic resonance imaging and the preoperative identification of low risk endometrial cancer. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, 44, 419-422.

Anderson, N. G., Warfield, S. K., Wells, S., Spencer, C., Balasingham, A., Volpe, J. J., & Inder, T. E. (2004). A limited range of measures of 2-D ultrasound correlate with 3-D MRI cerebral volumes in the premature infant at term. Ultrasound in Medicine & Biology, 30(1), 11-18.

Anderson, N. G., Allan, R. B., & Abbott, G. D. (2004). Fluctuating fetal or neonatal renal pelvis: Marker of high-grade vesicoureteral reflux. Pediatric Nephrology, 19(7), 749-753.

Inder, T. E., Anderson, N., Spencer, C., Wells, S., & Volpe, J. J. (2003). White matter injury in the premature infant: A comparison between serial cranial sonographic and MR findings at term. American Journal of Neuroradiology, 24, 805-809.

Anderson, N. G., Wright, S., Abbott, G. D., Wells, J. E., & Mogridge, N. (2003). Fetal renal pelvic dilatation-poor predictor of familial vesicoureteral reflux. Pediatric Nephrology, 18(9), 902-905. doi: 10.1007/s00467-003-1209-y

Anderson, N., & Jyoti, R. (2003). Relationship of isolated fetal intracardiac echogenic focus to trisomy 21 at the mid-trimester sonogram in women younger than 35 years. Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology, 21, 354-358.

Murphy, B. P., Inder, T. E., Rooks, V., Taylor, G. A., Anderson, N., Mogridge, N., Horwood, L. J., & Volpe, J. J. (2002). Posthaemorrhagic ventricular dilatation in the premature infant: Natural history and predictors of outcome. Archives of Disease in Childhood: Fetal & Neonatal Edition, 87, F37-F41.

McEwing, R. L., Anderson, N., Hellewell, S., & Mitchell, J. (2002). Comparison of echo-enhanced ultrasound with fluoroscopic MCU for the detection of vesicoureteral reflux in neonates. Pediatric Radiology, 32, 853-858.

Sykes, P., Nam, S., Wynne, C. J., Anderson, N., North, C. J., Hunter, L., … Fentiman, G. S. (2002). The pre-operative identification of low-risk endometrial cancer: An audit of women treated in the South Island of New Zealand 1998-2000. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, 42(4), 387-390.

McIlroy, P. J., Abbott, G. D., Anderson, N. G., Turner, J. G., Mogridge, N., & Wells, J. E. (2000). Outcome of primary vesicoureteric reflux detected following fetal renal pelvic dilatation. Journal of Paediatrics & Child Health, 36(6), 569-573. doi: 10.1046/j.1440-1754.2000.00571.x

Cuddihy, S. L., Anderson, N. G., Wells, J. E., & Darlow, B. A. (1999). Cerebellar vermis diameter at cranial sonography for assessing gestational age in low-birth-weight infants. Pediatric Radiology, 29, 589-594.

Anderson, N. G., Abbott, G. D., Mogridge, N., Allan, R. B., Maling, T. M., & Wells, J. E. (1997). Vesicoureteric reflux in the newborn: Relationship to fetal renal pelvic diameter. Pediatric Nephrology, 11, 610-616. doi: 10.1007/s004670050348

Anderson, N., Wells, J. E., Hay, R., & Darlow, B. A. (1996). Cerebellar vermis measurement at cranial sonography for assesing gestational age in the newborn weighing less than 2000 grams. Early Human Development, 44, 59-70.

Anderson, N., Boswell, O., & Duff, G. B. (1995). Prenatal sonography for the detection of fetal anomalies: results of a prospective study and comparison with prior series. American Journal of Roentgenology, 165, 943-950.

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Stamp, L. K., Anderson, N. G., Becce, F., Rajeswari, M., Polson, M., Guyen, O., … Choi, C., … Raja, A. Y. (2019). Clinical utility of multi-energy spectral photon-counting CT in crystal arthritis [Brief report]. Arthritis & Rheumatology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1002/art.40848

Fornaro, J., Leschka, S., Hibbeln, D., Butler, A., Anderson, N., Pache, G., … Stolzmann, P. (2011). Dual- and multi-energy CT: Approach to functional imaging [Review]. Insights into Imaging, 2(2), 149-159. doi: 10.1007/s13244-010-0057-0

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