Publications by authors named "Juhani Knuuti"

100Publications

Positron emission tomography study of effects of two pressure-relieving support surfaces on pressure ulcer development.

J Wound Care 2021 Jan;30(1):54-62

Turku PET Centre, Turku University Hospital and University of Turku, Kiinamyllynkatu 4-8, Turku, Finland.

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January 2021

Quantitative PET Perfusion Imaging: How to Interpret the Results?

JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 2020 Nov 19. Epub 2020 Nov 19.

Turku PET Centre, Turku University Hospital and University of Turku, Turku, Finland; Heart Center, Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland.

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November 2020

Cardiac Sympathetic Innervation Imaging with PET Radiotracers.

Curr Cardiol Rep 2020 Nov 27;23(1). Epub 2020 Nov 27.

Department of Cardiology, Heart Lung Center, Leiden University Medical Center, Albinusdreef 2, 2300 RC, Leiden, The Netherlands.

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November 2020

Global and segmental absolute stress myocardial blood flow in prediction of cardiac events: [O] water positron emission tomography study.

Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 2020 Nov 11. Epub 2020 Nov 11.

Turku PET Centre, Turku University Hospital and University of Turku, Kiinamyllynkatu 4-8, 20520, Turku, Finland.

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November 2020

Simulation of atherosclerotic plaque growth using computational biomechanics and patient-specific data.

Sci Rep 2020 10 15;10(1):17409. Epub 2020 Oct 15.

Department of Biomedical Research, Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology - FORTH, University Campus of Ioannina, 45110, Ioannina, Greece.

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October 2020

From fallacies to reality: Focus on fractional flow reserve.

Int J Cardiol 2020 Nov;319:61

The Lambe Institute for Translational Medicine and CURAM, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland. Electronic address:

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November 2020

Rb-PET MPQ: Do normal values exist?

J Nucl Cardiol 2020 Sep 30. Epub 2020 Sep 30.

Turku PET Centre, University of Turku, Turku, Finland.

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September 2020

Synthetic mRNA Encoding VEGF-A in Patients Undergoing Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting: Design of a Phase 2a Clinical Trial.

Mol Ther Methods Clin Dev 2020 Sep 1;18:464-472. Epub 2020 Jun 1.

Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, Institute of Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden.

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September 2020

ESC 2019 guidelines for the diagnosis and management of chronic coronary syndromes : Recommendations for cardiovascular imaging.

Herz 2020 Aug;45(5):409-420

Turku PET Centre, Turku University Hospital and University of Turku, Kiinamllynkatu 4-8, 20520, Turku, Finland.

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August 2020

Effects of dipeptidyl peptidase 4 inhibition on inflammation in atherosclerosis: A F-fluorodeoxyglucose study of a mouse model of atherosclerosis and type 2 diabetes.

Atherosclerosis 2020 07 10;305:64-72. Epub 2020 Apr 10.

Turku PET Centre, University of Turku, Kiinamyllynkatu 4-8, FI-20520, Turku, Finland; Turku PET Centre, Turku University Hospital, Kiinamyllynkatu 4-8, FI-20520, Turku, Finland; Heart Center, Turku University Hospital, Hämeentie 11, FI-20520, Turku, Finland. Electronic address:

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July 2020

Myocardial tissue and metabolism characterization in men with alcohol consumption by cardiovascular magnetic resonance and 11C-acetate PET/CT.

J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 2020 04 16;22(1):23. Epub 2020 Apr 16.

Center for Biomedical Imaging Research, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Tsinghua University School of Medicine, Haidian District, Beijing, 100084, China.

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April 2020

15O-Water PET MPI: Current Status and Future Perspectives.

Semin Nucl Med 2020 05 4;50(3):238-247. Epub 2020 Mar 4.

Turku PET Centre, University of Turku, Turku, Finland; Heart Center, Turku University Hospital and University of Turku, Turku, Finland.

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May 2020

Myocardial perfusion reserve of kidney transplant patients is well preserved.

EJNMMI Res 2020 Feb 10;10(1). Epub 2020 Feb 10.

Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Turku University Hospital, PL 52, Kiinamyllynkatu 4-8, 20521, Turku, Finland.

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February 2020

The year in cardiology: imaging.

Eur Heart J 2020 02;41(6):739-747

Department of Cardiology, Heart Lung Centre, Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands.

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February 2020

Anti-ischaemic medication must be adapted to each patient's characteristics and preferences in patients with chronic coronary syndromes.

Eur Heart J 2020 01;41(3):480-481

Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Sorbonne Université, INSERM CIC Paris-Est, AP-HP.Sorbonne Université, ICAN, Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital, 47-83 Blvd de l'Hôpital, F-75013 Paris, France.

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January 2020

Imaging in ESC clinical guidelines: chronic coronary syndromes.

Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 2019 Nov;20(11):1187-1197

Turku PET Centre, Turku University Hospital, University of Turku, Kiinamllynkatu 4-8, Turku, Finland.

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November 2019

Diagnosis of obstructive coronary artery disease using computed tomography angiography in patients with stable chest pain depending on clinical probability and in clinically important subgroups: meta-analysis of individual patient data.

BMJ 2019 06 12;365:l1945. Epub 2019 Jun 12.

Department of Radiology, Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Charitéplatz 1, 10117 Berlin, Germany

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June 2019

Impact of a decreasing pre-test probability on the performance of diagnostic tests for coronary artery disease.

Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 2019 Nov;20(11):1198-1207

Turku PET Centre, University of Turku and Turku University Hospital, Kiinamyllynkatu 4-8, Turku, Finland.

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November 2019

Phase analysis of gated PET in the evaluation of mechanical ventricular synchrony: A narrative overview.

J Nucl Cardiol 2019 12 4;26(6):1904-1913. Epub 2019 Mar 4.

Department of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Hanzeplein 1, P.O. Box 30001, 9700 RB, Groningen, The Netherlands.

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December 2019

Coronary calcium and mortality: expanding the range of fatal outcomes.

Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 2019 04;20(4):383-384

Turku PET Centre, Turku University Hospital, Kiinamyllynkatu 4-8, Turku, Finland.

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April 2019

The Year in Cardiology 2018: imaging.

Eur Heart J 2019 02;40(6):508-517

Department of Cardiology, Heart Lung Centrum, Leiden University Medical Center, Albinusdreef 2, RC Leiden, The Netherlands.

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February 2019

How accurate is the accuracy?

J Nucl Cardiol 2020 Dec 26;27(6):1967-1969. Epub 2018 Nov 26.

Turku PET Centre, University of Turku and Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland.

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December 2020

Determinants of Myocardial Strain in Experimental Chronic Myocardial Infarction.

Ultrasound Med Biol 2019 02 19;45(2):568-578. Epub 2018 Nov 19.

Turku PET Centre, University of Turku and Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland; Heart Center, Turku University Hospital and University of Turku, Turku, Finland; Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Turku, Turku, Finland.

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February 2019

Free PAPP-A as a biomarker: heparin-induced release is not related to coronary atherosclerotic burden.

Clin Chem Lab Med 2019 06;57(7):e155-e158

Turku PET Centre and Heart Center, University of Turku and Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland.

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June 2019

Guidelines in review: Comparison of ESC and AHA guidance for the diagnosis and management of infective endocarditis in adults. Are the differences clinically relevant? The European perspective.

J Nucl Cardiol 2019 02 21;26(1):309-312. Epub 2018 Aug 21.

Turku PET Centre, Turku University Hospital and University of Turku, Kiinamyllynkatu 4-8, 20520, Turku, Finland.

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February 2019

The Accuracy of Left Ventricular and Left Atrial Volumetry Using 64-Slice Computed Tomography: In Vitro Validation Study With Human Cardiac Cadaveric Casts.

J Comput Assist Tomogr 2018 Sep/Oct;42(5):754-759

Division of Cardiology, Heart and Lung Center, University of Helsinki and Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki.

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September 2018

Correction to: Applicability and accuracy of pretest probability calculations implemented in the NICE clinical guideline for decision making about imaging in patients with chest pain of recent onset.

Eur Radiol 2018 11;28(11):4919-4921

Department of Radiology, Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin Campus Mitte, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Freie Universität Berlin, Charitéplatz 1, 10117, Berlin, Germany.

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November 2018

The performance of non-invasive tests to rule-in and rule-out significant coronary artery stenosis in patients with stable angina: a meta-analysis focused on post-test disease probability.

Eur Heart J 2018 09;39(35):3322-3330

The Lambe Institute for Translational Medicine and Curam, National University of Ireland, Galway and Saolta University Healthcare Group, University College Hospital Galway, Newcastle Rd, Galway, Ireland.

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September 2018

Machine learning in the integration of simple variables for identifying patients with myocardial ischemia.

J Nucl Cardiol 2020 02 22;27(1):147-155. Epub 2018 May 22.

Turku PET Centre, University of Turku and Turku University Hospital, Kiinamyllynkatu 4-8, 20520, Turku, Finland.

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February 2020

Applicability and accuracy of pretest probability calculations implemented in the NICE clinical guideline for decision making about imaging in patients with chest pain of recent onset.

Eur Radiol 2018 Sep 19;28(9):4006-4017. Epub 2018 Mar 19.

Department of Radiology, Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin Campus Mitte, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Freie Universität Berlin, Charitéplatz 1, 10117, Berlin, Germany.

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September 2018

Evaluation of coronary artery disease after computed tomography angiography.

Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 2018 04;19(4):378-379

Turku PET Centre, Turku University Hospital and University of Turku, Kiinamyllynkatu 4-8, 20520 Turku, Finland.

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April 2018

The year in cardiology 2017: imaging.

Eur Heart J 2018 01;39(4):275-285

Department of Cardiology, Leiden University Medical Center, Albinusdreef 2, 2300 RC Leiden, The Netherlands.

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January 2018

Intensity of F-FDG PET Uptake in Culture-Negative and Culture-Positive Cases of Chronic Osteomyelitis.

Contrast Media Mol Imaging 2017 11;2017:9754293. Epub 2017 Oct 11.

Orthopaedic Research Unit, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, Turku University Hospital, University of Turku, Turku, Finland.

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July 2018