Michel Daoud Crema, MD
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Radiology

MD, Universidade Federal do Triângulo Mineiro

Dr. Crema completed his medical degree the Federal University of Triângulo Mineiro School of Medicine, Uberaba-MG, Brazil. Dr. Crema completed his training in Radiology at the Department of Radiology of Saint-Antoine Hospital, University Paris VI, Paris, France. He is a French and Brazilian board-certified radiologist. In addition to his academic position at Boston University, Dr. Crema is the section head of musculoskeletal radiology at HOME Hospital/FIFA Medical Centre of Excellence, Brasilia-DF, Brazil. He is Research Assistant Professor of Radiology at Aspetar Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Hospital in Doha, Qatar. He is also director of research of the Radiology Department at Hospital do Coração (HCor), São Paulo-SP, Brazil. Dr. Crema’s research interest includes imaging of musculoskeletal diseases, with a focus on osteoarthritis, cartilage, and sports medicine. He has presented several sports injury related educational exhibits and lectures at various international radiological conferences, including the International Skeletal Society, the Osteoarthritis Research Society International, the Radiological Society of North America, and the European Congress of Radiology. He has authored over 65 peer-reviewed papers focusing on musculoskeletal imaging.
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  1. Radojcic MR, Thudium CS, Henriksen K, Tan K, Karlsten R, Dudley A, Chessell I, Karsdal MA, Bay-Jensen AC, Crema MD, Guermazi A. Biomarker of extracellular matrix remodelling C1M and proinflammatory cytokine interleukin 6 are related to synovitis and pain in end-stage knee osteoarthritis patients. Pain. 2017 Jul; 158(7):1254-1263.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28333699; DOI: 10.1097/j.pain.0000000000000908;.
  2. Crema MD, Felson DT, Guermazi A, Nevitt MC, Niu J, Lynch JA, Marra MD, Torner J, Lewis CE, Roemer FW. Is the atrophic phenotype of tibiofemoral osteoarthritis associated with faster progression of disease? The MOST study. Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2017 Oct; 25(10):1647-1653.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28606556.
  3. Yamada AF, Crema MD, Nery C, Baumfeld D, Mann TS, Skaf AY, Fernandes ADRC. Second and Third Metatarsophalangeal Plantar Plate Tears: Diagnostic Performance of Direct and Indirect MRI Features Using Surgical Findings as the Reference Standard. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2017 Aug; 209(2):W100-W108. PMID: 28570126.
  4. Roemer FW, Miller CG, West CR, Brown MT, Sherlock SP, Kompel AJ, Diaz L, Galante N, Crema MD, Guermazi A. Development of an imaging mitigation strategy for patient enrolment in the tanezumab nerve growth factor inhibitor (NGF-ab) program with a focus on eligibility assessment. Semin Arthritis Rheum. 2017 May 20.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28624172.
  5. de Sá Neto JL, Simão MN, Crema MD, Engel EE, Nogueira-Barbosa MH. Diagnostic performance of magnetic resonance imaging in the assessment of periosteal reactions in bone sarcomas using conventional radiography as the reference. Radiol Bras. 2017 May-Jun; 50(3):176-181. PMID: 28670029.
  6. Guermazi A, Roemer FW, Crossley KM, Crema MD. Fractures associated with ACL injury need to be taken seriously. Br J Sports Med. 2017 Mar 24.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28341727; DOI: 10.1136/bjsports-2017-097736;.
  7. Nogueira-Barbosa MH, Lugão HB, Gregio-Júnior E, Crema MD, Kobayashi MTT, Frade MAC, Pavan TZ, Carneiro AAO. Ultrasound elastography assessment of the median nerve in leprosy patients. Muscle Nerve. 2017 Sep; 56(3):393-398. PMID: 27977870; DOI: 10.1002/mus.25510;.
  8. Guermazi A, Roemer FW, Robinson P, Tol JL, Regatte RR, Crema MD. Imaging of Muscle Injuries in Sports Medicine: Sports Imaging Series. Radiology. 2017 Mar; 282(3):646-663.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28218878; DOI: 10.1148/radiol.2017160267;.
  9. Guermazi A, Hayashi D, Roemer FW, Niu J, Quinn EK, Crema MD, Nevitt MC, Torner J, Lewis CE, Felson DT. Brief Report: Partial- and Full-Thickness Focal Cartilage Defects Contribute Equally to Development of New Cartilage Damage in Knee Osteoarthritis: The Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2017 Mar; 69(3):560-564.View Related Profiles. PMID: 27788291; DOI: 10.1002/art.39970;.
  10. Sharma L, Hochberg M, Nevitt M, Guermazi A, Roemer F, Crema MD, Eaton C, Jackson R, Kwoh K, Cauley J, Almagor O, Chmiel JS. Knee tissue lesions and prediction of incident knee osteoarthritis over 7 years in a cohort of persons at higher risk. Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2017 Jul; 25(7):1068-1075.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28232012; DOI: 10.1016/j.joca.2017.02.788;.
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