• Dr. Bernreuter is an expert in mammography, breast ultrasound and breast MRI. She performs image guided breast biopsies, and teaches breast imaging to radiology residents. She has been practicing breast imaging at UAB 1986.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

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    2020 Predicting breast cancer response to neoadjuvant treatment using multi-feature MRI: results from the I-SPY 2 TRIALnpj Breast Cancer.  6. 2020
    2018 MRI, clinical examination, and mammography for preoperative assessment of residual disease and pathologic complete response after neoadjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer: ACRIN 6657 trialAmerican Journal of Roentgenology.  210:1376-1385. 2018
    2016 Neoadjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer: Functional tumor volume by MR imaging predicts recurrencefree survival-results from the ACRIN 6657/CALGB 150007 I-SPY 1 TRIALRadiology.  279:44-55. 2016
    2012 Locally advanced breast cancer: MR imaging for prediction of response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy - Results from ACRIN 6657/I-SPY TRIALRadiology.  263:663-672. 2012
    2011 Accuracy of breast magnetic resonance imaging in predicting pathologic response in patients treated with neoadjuvant chemotherapyClinical Breast Cancer.  11:312-319. 2011
    2010 Pilot trial of preoperative (Neoadjuvant) letrozole in combination with bevacizumab in postmenopausal women with newly diagnosed estrogen receptor-or progesterone receptor-positive breast cancerClinical Breast Cancer.  10:275-280. 2010
    2009 Specimen radiographs assist in identifying and assessing resection margins of occult breast carcinomas 2009
    2007 Three-Dimensional Changes in Upper Airways of Patients With Obstructive Sleep Apnea Following Maxillomandibular AdvancementJournal of oral surgery, anesthesia, and hospital dental service.  65:6-12. 2007
    2004 Ultrasound detection of bone erosions in rheumatoid arthritis: A comparison to routine radiographs of the hands and feet 2004
    2004 Incidence of hip osteonecrosis among renal transplantation recipients: A prospective studyClinical Radiology.  59:431-438. 2004
    2003 Juvenile dermatomyositis in a 28-month-old infantClinical Pediatrics.  42:375-378. 2003
    2001 MTX affects inflammation and tissue destruction differently in the rat AA modelJournal of Rheumatology.  28:1476-1481. 2001
    2001 Reducing the cost of diagnosis of breast carcinoma: Impact of ultrasound and imaging-guided biopsies on a clinical breast practiceCancer.  91:324-332. 2001
    1999 Three-dimensional reconstruction system for imaging of the temporomandibular joint using magnetic resonance imaging.Journal of Oral Science.  41:5-8. 1999
    1998 PACS and CR implementation in a level I trauma center emergency department.Journal of Digital Imaging.  11:159-162. 1998
    1998 PACS and CR implementation in a Level I Trauma Center Emergency DepartmentJournal of Digital Imaging.  11. 1998
    1997 Breast cancer detection rates by screening mammography in elderly women 1997
    1997 Mammography of breasts in which catheter cuffs have been retained: Normal, infected, and postoperative appearancesAmerican Journal of Roentgenology.  169:713-715. 1997
    1996 Cartilage imaging in osteoarthritisSeminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism.  25:273-281. 1996
    1995 Successful delivery of mature twins after a ruptured interstitial heterotopic pregnancy: A case report 1995
    1995 Needle-localization biopsy of the breast: Impact of a selective core needle biopsy program on yieldRadiology.  195:627-631. 1995
    1994 Comments on pediatric internal derangements.American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics.  105. 1994
    1994 Arthroscopic evaluation of knee articular cartilage: A comparison with plain radiographs and magnetic resonance imagingJournal of Rheumatology.  21:675-679. 1994
    1993 Functional magnetic resonance imaging should be included in the evaluation of the cervical spine in patients with rheumatoid arthritisJournal of Rheumatology.  20:1485-1488. 1993
    1993 Insufficiency fracture of the distal ulna presenting as cellulitisArthritis and Rheumatism.  36:1027-1028. 1993
    1993 MR imaging of anatomy and tears of wrist ligaments. 1993
    1993 MR imaging of the hands in early rheumatoid arthritis: preliminary results. 1993
    1992 Gadolinium-enhanced MR imaging of renal masses. 1992
    1992 Temporomandibular joint sounds and condyle/disk relations on magnetic resonance imagesAmerican Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics.  101:70-78. 1992
    1991 Leiomyosarcoma of bone. A ciinicopathologic, immunohistochemical, and ultrastructural study of five casesCancer.  67:1051-1056. 1991
    1990 Magnetic resonance imaging of synovial sarcomaThe Journal of foot surgery.  29:94-100. 1990
    1990 Melanotic schwannoma of bone. Clinicopathologic, immunohistochemical, and ultrastructural features of a rare primary bone tumorAmerican Journal of Clinical Pathology.  93:424-429. 1990
    1990 Patient-initiated mobile mammography: Analysis of the patients and the problemsSouthern Medical Journal.  83:178-184. 1990
    1989 Coccidioidomycosis of bone: A sequela of desert rheumatismArthritis and Rheumatism.  32:1608-1610. 1989
    1989 Preoperative intra-arterial doxorubicin and low-dose radiation for high-grade soft-tissue sarcomas of the extremities.Instructional course lectures.  38:419-425. 1989
    1989 Primary lymphoma of bone: The use of MRI in pretreatment evaluation 1989
    1988 Orthodontic appliances and magnetic resonance imaging of the brain and temporomandibular joint.Angle Orthodontist.  58:9-20. 1988
    1986 Current status of whole body imaging with magnetic resonance.The Alabama journal of medical sciences.  23:312-317. 1986


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    1996 Breast Imaging.  149-193. 1996

    Education And Training

  • UAB Hospital, Internship
  • UAB Hospital, Residency
  • Doctor of Medicine in Diagnostic Radiology Residency Program, Louisiana State University System : Baton Rouge 1981
  • Full Name

  • Wanda Bernreuter