Radiology Personnel

Mahmud Mossa-Basha, M.D.

Associate Professor for Neuroradiology
Acting Chief of Service for Radiology, HMC Radiology
Director of Cross-Sectional Neurovascular Imaging for University of Washington and Harborview Medical Centers
Co-Director, Intravenous Contrast Policy
Neuroradiology

Biography

Dr. Mossa-Basha is a UW associate professor and attending neuroradiologist in the Radiology Department of the UW Medical Center.  His clinical and research areas of expertise include cerebrovascular imaging, vessel wall imaging of multiple vascular beds, atherosclerosis and vasculitis imaging and susceptibility weighted imaging.  In addition, Dr. Mossa-Basha has an interest in advanced imaging of the spine.  Dr. Mossa-Basha serves as the director of cross-sectional neurovascular imaging at University of Washington and Harborview Medical Centers and the co-director of intravenous contrast policy.

Awards and Honors

Recent Publications

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High-resolution vessel wall imaging in Susac’s Syndrome
Lehman V., Klaas J., Makol A., Brinjikji W., Nasr D., Mossa-Basha M., Petty G., Huston J.
Journal of Neurosurgical Sciences. 2019 Apr:235-236

Quantification of morphometry and intensity features of intracranial arteries from 3D TOF MRA using the intracranial artery feature extraction (iCafe): A reproducibility study
Chen L., Mossa-Basha M., Sun J., Hippe D., Balu N., Yuan Q., Pimentel K., Hatsukami T., Hwang J., Yuan C.
Magnetic Resonance Imaging. 2019 Apr:293-302

Intracranial aneurysms at higher clinical risk for rupture demonstrate increased wall enhancement and thinning on multicontrast 3D vessel wall MRI
Hartman J., Watase H., Sun J., Hippe D., Kim L., Levitt M., Sekhar L., Balu N., Hatsukami T., Yuan C., Mossa-Basha M.
The British journal of radiology. 2019 Apr:20180950

Compressed sensing-sensitivity encoding (CS-SENSe) accelerated brain imaging: Reduced scan time without reduced image quality
Vranic J., Cross N., Wang Y., Hippe D., De Weerdt E., Mossa-Basha M.
American Journal of Neuroradiology. 2019 Jan:92-98

Accelerated multi-contrast high isotropic resolution 3D intracranial vessel wall MRI using a tailored k-space undersampling and partially parallel reconstruction strategy
Balu N., Zhou Z., Hippe D., Hatsukami T., Mossa-Basha M., Yuan C.
Magnetic Resonance Materials in Physics, Biology and Medicine. 2019 Jan

The ability of magnetic resonance black blood vessel wall imaging to evaluate blunt cerebrovascular injury following acute trauma
Vranic J., Huynh T., Fata P., Barber J., Bonow R., Levitt M., Temkin N., Morton R., Kelly C., Shibata D., Mossa-Basha M.
Journal of Neuroradiology. 2019 Jan

Development of a quantitative intracranial vascular features extraction tool on 3D MRA using semiautomated open-curve active contour vessel tracing
Chen L., Mossa-Basha M., Balu N., Canton G., Sun J., Pimentel K., Hatsukami T., Hwang J., Yuan C.
Magnetic Resonance in Medicine. 2018 Jun:3229-3238

Imaging and management of blunt cerebrovascular injury
Rutman A., Vranic J., Mossa-Basha M.
Radiographics. 2018 Mar:542-563

Carotid Artery Wall Imaging: Perspective and Guidelines from the ASNR Vessel Wall Imaging Study Group and Expert Consensus Recommendations of the American Society of Neuroradiology
Saba L., Yuan C., Hatsukami T., Balu N., Qiao Y., DeMarco J., Saam T., Moody A., Li D., Matouk C., Johnson M., Jäger H., Mossa-Basha M., Kooi M., Fan Z., Saloner D., Wintermark M., Mikulis D., Wasserman B.
American Journal of Neuroradiology. 2018 Feb:E9-E31

Optimal Fat Suppression in Head and Neck MRI: Comparison of Multipoint Dixon with 2 Different Fat-Suppression Techniques, Spectral Presaturation and Inversion Recovery, and STIR
Gaddikeri S., Mossa-Basha M., Andre J., Hippe D., Anzai Y.
American Journal of Neuroradiology. 2018 Feb:362-368