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David S. Gierada, MD

Professor, Radiology
Division of Diagnostic Radiology
Cardiothoracic Imaging Section

Specialty Areas

Chest Radiology
Diagnostic Radiology
Radiology

Board Certifications

Radiology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
St. Louis Children's Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Chest radiology, lung cancer screening, asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, lung cancer, hyperpolarized gas MR imaging of lung ventilation, diaphragm, CT imaging, MR imaging

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Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology

510 South Kingshighway Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63110

Office Phone: 314-454-7400
Fax: 314-362-6288

Education

Education

Fellowship: Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington Univ School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1994
Residency: Diagnostic Radiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 1993
Medical Degree: Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 1988
B.S.: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 1983

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

The breadth of the diaphragm: updates in embryogenesis and role of imaging.
Koo CW, Johnson TF, Gierada DS, White DB, Blackmon S, Matsumoto JM, Choe J, Allen MS, Levin DL, Kuzo RS
Br J Radiol. 2018 Jul; 91(1088)20170600. doi: 10.1259/bjr.20170600.

PMID:
    29485899
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Lumen area change (Delta Lumen) between inspiratory and expiratory multidetector computed tomography as a measure of severe outcomes in asthmatic patients.
Shim SS, Schiebler ML, Evans MD, Jarjour N, Sorkness RL, Denlinger LC, Rodriguez A, Wenzel S, Hoffman EA, Lin CL, Gierada DS, Castro M, Fain SB, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute's Severe Asthma Research Program.
J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2018 Feb 10; pii: S0091-6749(18)30219-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jaci.2017.12.1004.

PMID:
    29438772
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Mucus plugs in patients with asthma linked to eosinophilia and airflow obstruction.
Dunican EM, Elicker BM, Gierada DS, Nagle SK, Schiebler ML, Newell JD, Raymond WW, Lachowicz-Scroggins ME, Di Maio S, Hoffman EA, Castro M, Fain SB, Jarjour NN, Israel E, Levy BD, Erzurum SC, Wenzel SE, Meyers DA, Bleecker ER, Phillips BR, Mauger DT, Gordon ED, Woodruff PG, Peters MC, Fahy JV, National Heart Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI) Severe Asthma Research Program (SARP).
J Clin Invest. 2018 Mar 1; 128(3)997-1009. doi: 10.1172/JCI95693.

PMID:
    29400693
    [PubMed - in process]
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Lung Cancer Risk Associated With New Solid Nodules in the National Lung Screening Trial.
Pinsky PF, Gierada DS, Nath PH, Munden R
AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2017 Nov; 209(5)1009-1014. doi: 10.2214/AJR.17.18252.

PMID:
    28898131
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Quality assurance and quantitative imaging biomarkers in low-dose CT lung cancer screening.
Rydzak CE, Armato SG, Avila RS, Mulshine JL, Yankelevitz DF, Gierada DS
Br J Radiol. 2017 Oct 27; 20170401. doi: 10.1259/bjr.20170401.

PMID:
    28830225
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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The relationship of cancer characteristics and patient outcome with time to lung cancer diagnosis after an abnormal screening CT.
Sonavane SK, Pinsky P, Watts J Jr, Gierada DS, Munden R, Singh SP, Nath H
Eur Radiol. 2017 Dec; 27(12)5113-5118. doi: 10.1007/s00330-017-4886-9.

PMID:
    28616728
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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What makes a good pediatric transplant lung: Insights from in vivo lung morphometry with hyperpolarized <sup>3</sup> He magnetic resonance imaging.
Fishman EF, Quirk JD, Sweet SC, Woods JC, Gierada DS, Conradi MS, Siegel MJ, Yablonskiy DA
Pediatr Transplant. 2017 May; 21(3)doi: 10.1111/petr.12886.

PMID:
    28120553
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Using imaging as a biomarker for asthma.
Trivedi A, Hall C, Hoffman EA, Woods JC, Gierada DS, Castro M
J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2017 Jan; 139(1)1-10. doi: 10.1016/j.jaci.2016.11.009.

PMID:
    28065276
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Interval lung cancer after a negative CT screening examination: CT findings and outcomes in National Lung Screening Trial participants.
Gierada DS, Pinsky PF, Duan F, Garg K, Hart EM, Kazerooni EA, Nath H, Watts JR Jr, Aberle DR
Eur Radiol. 2017 Aug; 27(8)3249-3256. doi: 10.1007/s00330-016-4705-8.

PMID:
    28050695
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Quantitative Computed Tomography Classification of Lung Nodules: Initial Comparison of 2- and 3-Dimensional Analysis.
Gierada DS, Politte DG, Zheng J, Schechtman KB, Whiting BR, Smith KE, Crabtree T, Kreisel D, Krupnick AS, Patterson GA, Puri V, Meyers BF
J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2016 Jul-Aug; 40(4)589-95. doi: 10.1097/RCT.0000000000000394.

PMID:
    27096403
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Experimental evidence of age-related adaptive changes in human acinar airways.
Quirk JD, Sukstanskii AL, Woods JC, Lutey BA, Conradi MS, Gierada DS, Yusen RD, Castro M, Yablonskiy DA
J Appl Physiol (1985). 2016 Jan 15; 120(2)159-65. doi: 10.1152/japplphysiol.00541.2015.

PMID:
    26542518
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Effect of Reducing Field of View on Multidetector Quantitative Computed Tomography Parameters of Airway Wall Thickness in Asthma.
Sheshadri A, Rodriguez A, Chen R, Kozlowski J, Burgdorf D, Koch T, Tarsi J, Schutz R, Wilson B, Schechtman K, Leader JK, Hoffman EA, Castro M, Fain SB, Gierada DS
J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2015 Jul-Aug; 39(4)584-90. doi: 10.1097/RCT.0000000000000238.

PMID:
    25938213
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Role of the Quantitative Imaging Biomarker Alliance in optimizing CT for the evaluation of lung cancer screen-detected nodules.
Mulshine JL, Gierada DS, Armato SG 3rd, Avila RS, Yankelevitz DF, Kazerooni EA, McNitt-Gray MF, Buckler AJ, Sullivan DC
J Am Coll Radiol. 2015 Apr; 12(4)390-5. doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2014.12.003.

PMID:
    25842017
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Performance of Lung-RADS in the National Lung Screening Trial: a retrospective assessment.
Pinsky PF, Gierada DS, Black W, Munden R, Nath H, Aberle D, Kazerooni E
Ann Intern Med. 2015 Apr 7; 162(7)485-91. doi: 10.7326/M14-2086.

PMID:
    25664444
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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CT reconstruction techniques for improved accuracy of lung CT airway measurement.
Rodriguez A, Ranallo FN, Judy PF, Gierada DS, Fain SB
Med Phys. 2014 Nov; 41(11)111911. doi: 10.1118/1.4898098.

PMID:
    25370644
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Projected outcomes using different nodule sizes to define a positive CT lung cancer screening examination.
Gierada DS, Pinsky P, Nath H, Chiles C, Duan F, Aberle DR
J Natl Cancer Inst. 2014 Nov; 106(11)pii: dju284. doi: 10.1093/jnci/dju284.

PMID:
    25326638
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Does the method of radiologic surveillance affect survival after resection of stage I non-small cell lung cancer?
Crabtree TD, Puri V, Chen SB, Gierada DS, Bell JM, Broderick S, Krupnick AS, Kreisel D, Patterson GA, Meyers BF
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2015 Jan; 149(1)45-52, 53.e1-3. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2014.07.095.

PMID:
    25218540
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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National Lung Screening Trial findings by age: Medicare-eligible versus under-65 population.
Pinsky PF, Gierada DS, Hocking W, Patz EF Jr, Kramer BS
Ann Intern Med. 2014 Nov 4; 161(9)627-33. doi: 10.7326/M14-1484.

PMID:
    25199624
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Longitudinal changes in airway remodeling and air trapping in severe asthma.
Witt CA, Sheshadri A, Carlstrom L, Tarsi J, Kozlowski J, Wilson B, Gierada DS, Hoffman E, Fain SB, Cook-Granroth J, Sajol G, Sierra O, Giri T, O'Neill M, Zheng J, Schechtman KB, Bacharier LB, Jarjour N, Busse W, Castro M, NHLBI Severe Asthma Research Program (SARP).
Acad Radiol. 2014 Aug; 21(8)986-93. doi: 10.1016/j.acra.2014.05.001.

PMID:
    25018070
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Short- and long-term lung cancer risk associated with noncalcified nodules observed on low-dose CT.
Pinsky PF, Nath PH, Gierada DS, Sonavane S, Szabo E
Cancer Prev Res (Phila). 2014 Dec; 7(12)1179-85. doi: 10.1158/1940-6207.CAPR-13-0438.

PMID:
    24755313
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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