Misun Hwang, MD

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Assistant Professor of Radiology at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Radiology

Contact information
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department of Radiology
3401 Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 267-426-2018
Fax: 267-425-7068
BS/BA (Biology/Music)
Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, 2006.
MD (Doctor of Medicine)
Vanderbilt School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, 2010.
M.Sc (Master of Science in Translational Research)
Institute for Translational Medicine and Therapeutics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA (anticipated completion - summer, 2021), 2020.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

neonatal imaging, pediatric ultrasound

Description of Research Expertise

contrast-enhanced ultrasound

Selected Publications

Sridharan A, Riggs B, Darge K, Huisman TAGM, Hwang M: The Wash-Out of Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound for Evaluation of Hypoxic Ischemic Injury in Neonates and Infants: Preliminary Findings. Ultrasound quarterly March 2021 Notes: DOI: 10.1097/RUQ.0000000000000560, Advance online publication. Online ahead of print as of April 2021.

Zheng Q, Freeman CW, Hwang M: Sex-related differences in arterial spin-labelled perfusion of metabolically active brain structures in neonatal hypoxic-ischaemic encephalopathy. Clinical Radiology S0009-9260(21): 00029-5, February 2021 Notes: https://doi.org/10/1016/j.crad.2020.12.026, Online ahead of print as of April 2021.

Zheng Q, Viaene AN, Freeman CW, Hwang M: Radiologic-pathologic evidence of brain injury: Hypoperfusion in the Papez circuit results in poor neurodevelopmental outcomes in neonatal hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy. Child's Nervous System 37(1): 63-68, January 2021 Notes: doi: 10.1007/s00381-020-04795-0.

Piskunowicz N, Sridharan A, Poznick L, Silvestro E, Hwang M: Optimization of Mechanical Indices for Clinical Contrast Enhanced Ultrasound. Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine December 2020 Notes: doi:10.1002/jum.15578. Online ahead of print as of February 2021.

Hwang M, Khaw K, Sridharan A, Poznick L, Hallowell T, Delso N, Roberts A, Kilbaugh TJ: Brain Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound Evaluation of a Pediatric Swine Model. Ultrasound Quarterly December 2020 Notes: doi: 10.1097/RUQ.0000000000000544. Online ahead of print as of February 2021.

Zheng Q, Shellikeri S, Hwang H, Hwang M, Sze RW: Deep Learning Measurement of Leg Length Discrepancy in Children Based on Radiographs. Radiology 296(1): 152-158, July 2020 Notes: doi: 10.1148/radiol.2020192003.

Chattaraj R, Hwang M, Semerov SD, Dmochowski IJ, Hammer DA, Lee D, Sehgal CM: Ultrasound Responsive Noble Gas Microbubbles for Applications in Image-Guided Gas Delivery. Advanced Healthcare Materials 9(9): 31901721, May 2020.

Khaw KL, Sridharan A, Poznick L, Kilbaugh TJ, Hwang M: Probe position sensor to track image location in 2D ultrasound. Ultrasonics 103: 106084, April 2020 Notes: DOI: 10.1016/j.ultras.2020.106084.

Liu J, Kurepa D, Feletti F, Alonso-Ojembarrena A, Lovrenski J, Copetti R, Sorantin E, Rodriguez-Fanjul J, Katti K, Zhang H, Hwang M, Yeh TF, Hu CB, Feng X, Qiu RX, Chi JH, Shang LL, Lyu GR, He SZ, Chai YF, Qiu Zj, Cao HY, Gao YQ, Ren XL, Guo G, Zhang L, Liu Y: International Expert Consensus and Recommendations for Neonatal Pneumothorax Ultrasound Diagnosis and Ultrasound-guided Thoracentesis Procedure. Journal of Visualized Experiments 12(157), March 2020 Notes: Doi: 10.3791/60836 Video-Audio Media.

Hwang M, Shin SS, Thimm MA, Ghodadra A, Sylvester CL, Nischal K, Panigrahy A, Zuccoli G: Apparent Diffusion Coefficient (ADC) of the vitreous humor and Susceptibility Weighted Imaging (SWI) of the retinal hemorrhages. Clinical Imaging 44: 38-41, April 2017.

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