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Gerald Kirk, MD
Head, Radiology, Nuclear Medicine Division
School of Medicine
Associate Professor, Radiology
School of Medicine
Research & Grantsmanship    Funded Research Project (PI)
  • Staging of non-small cell lung carcinoma by diagnostic imaging with Immuraid CEA,   (PI) Kirk G ( 0/1995 - 0/1996 )
  • A Blinded, multicenter, clinical study assessing the safety and efficiency of IN-111 Pentetreotide for staging patients before and after chemotherapy for small cell lung cancer, (PI) Kirk G ( 0/1995 - 0/1996 )
  • Monoclonal antibody evaluation of lung cancer, (PI) Kirk G (*)
  • SSBI in differentiate benign form malignant breast carcinoma,  (PI) Kirk G (*)
  • Indium –111-CYT-356 in the evaluation of patients with primary prostate cancer prior to staging pelvic lymph node dissection, (PI) Kirk G (*)
  • Clinical Bioequivelence Study Detection of Colorectal CA Using Indium-111 ALTUMOMAB PENTETATE, (PI) Kirk G (*)
  • Significance of Increased Splenic Activity Following LVQ Trauma,  (PI) Kirk G ( 0/1980 - 1/1990 )
  • Accuracy of radionuclide cerebral perfusion scan in “brain death”,  (PI) Kirk G ( 0/1982 - 0/1990 )
  • Significance of Lung Activity on Liver Scan, (PI) Kirk G   ( 0/1976 - 0/1990 )
  • Monoclonal antibodies imaging: Mice and Humans, (PI) Kirk G ( 0/1985 - 0/1989 )
  • Revising and preparing a nuclear radiology manual for radiology residents, (PI) Kirk G ( 0/1982 - 0/1989 )
  • Lung scan and pulmonary angiograph:  inter-relationship and optimum use of each in evaluation of pulmonary embolism,                                         (PI) Kirk G ( 0/1983 - 0/1986 )
  • Post-laryngectomy localization of I-131 at tracheostomy site on a total body scan, (PI) Kirk G (*)
  • Usefulness of Particulate Myocardial Perfusion Scans in Management of Ischemic Cardiovascular Disease, (PI) Kirk G ( 0/1976 - 0/1983 )
  • Radionuclide Evaluation of Brain Death, (PI) Kirk G (*)
  • Collection of Radiation Biology Data of the Marshall Islands Brookhaven National Lab Upton (Long Island), N.Y.                                         (PI) Kirk G ( 0/1980 - 0/1982 )
  • Ten Years Experience with Particulate Myocardial Perfusion Scintigraphy                                         (PI)Kirk G ( 0/1970 - 0/1982 )
  • Accuracy of radionuclide cerebral perfusion scan in “Brain Death”,  (PI) Kirk G   (*)
  • Post-laryngectomy localization of I-131 at tracheostomy site on a total body scan,  (PI) Kirk G (*)
  • Localization of Pulmonary Emboli as Determined by Nuclear Radiology, (PI) Kirk G ( 0/1980 - 0/1981 )
  • Infarct Size Prediction by Quantification of the Jeopardized Myocardial Fraction, (PI) Bailey L (*)
  • Unusual Manifestation of Herpes Encephalitis by Radionuclide Brain Scanning:  Case Report                                         (PI) Kirk G (*)
  • Clinical usefulness of imaging I-125 fibrinogen scans, (PI)Kirk G ( 0/1978 - 0/1979 )
  • Myelography: Procedural afterfacts (A prospective study) (PI) Kirk G (*)
  Funded Research Project (CI)
  • Sentinel lymph node breast study,  (PI) Garberoglio C ( 0/1999 - 0/2003 )
  • Mechanisms of age related decline in serum like growth factor I, (PI) Firek A ( 0/1999 - 0/2003 )
  • Clinical trial to compare sentinel node resection to conventional axillary dissection in clinically node-negative breast cancer patients, (PI) Garberoglio C (*)
  • Cardiovest – Cardiac Pacing, (PI) Jutzy R (*)
  • Lasix Renogram Project (Multicenter), (PI) Landa H (*)
  • Left Ventricular hypercontractility in patients with tumor, (PI)Schulz E ( 0/1987 - 0/1989 )
  • Adapting SPECT camera and computer to obtain quantitative information for the monoclonal antibody project (Slater James B) ( 0/1985 - 0/1986 )
  • Correlation Between Normal Renal Function Immediate Post Transplant and Early Rejection, (PI) Schulz E ( 0/1979 - 0/1982 )
  • Evaluation of First Pass Nuclear Studies with Heart Model, (PI) Schulz E ( 0/1979 - 7/1981 )
  • Effect of Heart Rate in the Calculation of Ejection Fraction by Radionuclide Multiple Gated Studies (PI) Schulz E (*)
  • Correlation of Sulfur Colloid Scintigraphyof the Hip and Superselective Angiography of the Hip (PI) Schulz E (*)
  • Determination of a Kinetic Model for Renal Function, (PI) Holshouser B (*)
  • Scintigraphic Presurgical Evaluation of Aseptic Necrosis of the Hip, (PI) Schulz E   ( 0/1979 - 0/1980 )
  • Precision Pump for Nuclear Cardiographic Studies,  (PI) Schulz E ( 0/1979 - 0/1980 )
  • Gallbladder Visualization with Tc99m Glucoheptonate,  (PI) Schulz E ( 0/1978 - 0/1980 )
  • Acuty Coronary Venous Occlusion, (PI) Schulz E (*)
  • Evaluation of nuclear medicine procedure with a heart model, (PI) Schulz E (*)
  • Radionuclide Cardiac Angiography, (PI) Adams, R (*)
  Non-Funded Research Project
  • Cerebral Perfusion Changes 20 Polycythemia in Physchiatric Change ie Depression (*)
  • Evaluation of hip mineral content to predict risk of fracture; Schulz E, Libanati C, Kirk G, Baylind D ( 0/1985 - 0/1991 )
  • Spinal bone mass by dual-photon absorptionmetry in bone metabolism disorders, comparison with spinal density measured by computed tomography;  Schulz E, Libanati C, Kirk G, Baylind D ( 0/1984 - 0/1991 )
  • Determination of left ventricular volumes with correction of soft tissue attenuation by evaluation of the scatter spectrum; Schulz E, Kirk G, Davidson, D ( 0/1983 - 0/1991 )
  • Clinical Evaluation (phase III) of Anti CEA Monoclonal Antibody ZCE025 IVP Hybritech, Inc. ( 0/1989 - 0/1990 )
  • Bone metabolism determination using retention curves of a bone scanning agent; Schulz E, Kirk G ( 0/1982 - 0/1990 )
  • Scintigraphy in fluoride treated osteoporotic and comparison with other methods; ( 0/1982 - 0/1987 )
  • Method to evaluation left ventricular volumes with scintigraphy utilizing a phantom; BSR grant, $1,500, Schulz EE, Kirk G, Davidson D (*)
  • Indium-111 Platelet Survival (*)
  • Evaluation of radioisotopic first pass ejection fraction with a heart model; Basic Research Grant, LLU School of Medicine (*)