Editor’s Award

This award is to be for the best paper in Skeletal Radiology on a new, novel or innovative technological application for the diagnosis, management or treatment of musculoskeletal disease whose first author is not a member of the International Skeletal Society.

This award was initiated in 2005 by the Journal editors Jeremy Kaye,Iain McCall and Murali Sundaram who also chose the title.

There is no monetary prize accompanying this award.

Persons Awarded By Year


Olga Laur, Michael J. Weaver, Christopher Bridge, Erika Chow, Michael Rosenthal, Camden Bay, Houman Javedan, Mitchel B. Harris, Bharti Khurana
"Computed Tomography-based Body Composition Profile as a Screening Tool for Geriatric Frailty Detection."
Skeletal Radiology 51, 1371–1380 (December, 2021).


Dalili, D., Parker, J., Mirzaian, A. et al.
"Aneurysmal Bone Cysts in the Spine, Causing Neurological Compromise: Safety and Clinical Efficacy of Sclerotherapy Utilizing Sodium Tetradecyl Sulfate Foam."
Skeletal Radiology 50, 2433–2447 (2021).


Nils Große Hokamp

"Reduction of artifacts caused by orthopedic hardware in the spine in spectral detector CT examinations using virtual monoenergetic image reconstructions and metal-artifact-reduction algorithms"

Skeletal Radiology, February 2018, Volume 47, Issue 2, pp 195–201


Sharon Midura
"In vitro chondrocyte toxicity following long-term, high-dose exposure to Gd-DTPA and a novel cartilage-targeted MR contrast agent"
Skeletal Radiology, January 2017, Volume 46, Issue 1, pp 23-33


Ki Deok ParkTai Kon KimByung Woo BaeJaeKi AhnWoo Yong LeeYongbum Park

“Ultrasound guided intra-articular ketorolac versus corticosteroid injection in osteoarthritis of the hip: a retrospective comparative study”

Skeletal Radiology, September 2015, Volume 44, Issue 9, pp 1333–1340


Songtao Ai

“Use of dual-energy CT and virtual non-calcium techniques to evaluate post-traumatic bone bruises in knees in the subacute setting”

Skeletal Radiology, September 2014, Volume 43, Issue 9, pp 1289-1295


Na Ra Kim, Lee JW, Jun SR, Lee IJ, Lim SD, Yeom JS, Koo KH, Jin W, Kang HS.

“Effects of epidural TNF-α inhibitor injection: analysis of the pathological changes in a rat model of chronic compression of the dorsal root ganglion”

Skeletal Radiology, June 2012, Volume 41, Issue 5, pp 539-545


Risto Ojala, Pekka Kerimaa, Martti Lakovaara, Pekka Hyvönen, Petri Lehenkari, Osmo Tervonen, Roberto Blanco-Sequeiros

“MRI-guided percutaneous retrograde drilling of osteochondritis dissecans of the knee”

Skeletal Radiology, June 2011, Volume 40, Issue 6, pp 765-770


Jian Zhao, Xiaojuan Li, Radu I. Bolbos, Thomas M. Link, Sharmila Majumdar

“Longitudinal assessment of bone marrow edema-like lesions and cartilage degeneration in osteoarthritis using 3 T MR T1rho quantification”

Skeletal Radiology, June 2010, Volume 39, Issue 6, pp 523-531


Arnold C. Cheung, Miriam A. Bredella, Ma’moun Al Khalaf, Michael Grasruck, Christianne Leidecker, Rajiv Gupta

“Reproducibility of trabecular structure analysis using flat-panel volume computed tomography”

Skeletal Radiology, October 2009, Volume 38, Issue 10, pp 1003-1008


M. Rachidi, A. Marchadier, C. Gadois, E. Lespessailles, C. Chappard, C. L. Benhamou

“Laws’ masks descriptors applied to bone texture analysis: an innovative and discriminant tool in osteoporosis”

Skeletal Radiology, June 2008, Volume 37, Issue 6, pp 541-548


Litwiller D.V., et al
“Chronic exertinal compartment syndrome of the lower extremities: improved screening using a novel dual bird cage coil and in-scanner exercise protocol”

Skeletal Radiology, June 2007, Volume 36, pp 1067-1075


C. V. House, K. E. Ali, C. Bradshaw, D. A. Connell

“CT-guided obturator nerve block via the posterior approach”

Skeletal Radiology, April 2006, Volume 35, Issue 4, pp 227-232