P Rajiah



  1. Shah S, Ashwath R, Rajiah P. Imaging Cardiovascular Manifestations of Genetic Syndromes. Curr Probl Diagn Radiol. 2016;45:51-60 pubmed publisher
    ..In this article, we review the cardiovascular manifestations of the common genetic syndromes and illustrate the role of computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging in the evaluation of these abnormalities. ..
  2. Buethe J, Ashwath R, Rajiah P. Eponymous cardiovascular surgeries for congenital heart diseases--imaging review and historical perspectives. Curr Probl Diagn Radiol. 2015;44:303-20 pubmed publisher
    ..The surgical procedures described in this review include Blalock-Taussig, Potts, Waterston, Glenn, Fontan, Kawashima, Norwood, Sano, Damus-Kaye-Stansel, Mustard, Senning, Jatene, LeCompte, Rastelli, Rashkind, Ross, and Waldenhausen. ..
  3. Etesami M, Gilkeson R, Rajiah P. Utility of late gadolinium enhancement in pediatric cardiac MRI. Pediatr Radiol. 2016;46:1096-113 pubmed publisher
    ..In this review, we describe the technical modifications required for performing LGE cardiac MR sequence in children, review and illustrate the patterns of LGE in children, and discuss their clinical significance. ..
  4. Chalian H, O Donnell J, Bolen M, Rajiah P. Incremental value of PET and MRI in the evaluation of cardiovascular abnormalities. Insights Imaging. 2016;7:485-503 pubmed publisher
  5. Shah S, Jenkins T, Markowitz A, Gilkeson R, Rajiah P. Multimodal imaging of the tricuspid valve: normal appearance and pathological entities. Insights Imaging. 2016;7:649-67 pubmed publisher
    ..CT and MRI help in diagnosis, functional evaluation, pre-surgical planning and post-surgical follow-up. • The most common cause of tricuspid regurgitation is functional. ..
  6. Rajiah P, Kanne J, Kalahasti V, Schoenhagen P. Computed tomography of cardiac and pericardiac masses. J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr. 2011;5:16-29 pubmed publisher
    ..In this pictorial review, the CT appearances of the most common cardiac and paracardiac masses are discussed and illustrated. ..
  7. Rajiah P, Sinha R, Cuevas C, Dubinsky T, Bush W, Kolokythas O. Imaging of uncommon retroperitoneal masses. Radiographics. 2011;31:949-76 pubmed publisher
    ..Familiarity with the CT and MR imaging features of various retroperitoneal masses will facilitate accurate diagnosis and staging for aggressive lesions. ..
  8. Rajiah P, Abbara S, Halliburton S. Spectral detector CT for cardiovascular applications. Diagn Interv Radiol. 2017;23:187-193 pubmed publisher
  9. Hojjati M, Van Hedent S, Rassouli N, Tatsuoka C, Jordan D, Dhanantwari A, et al. Quality of routine diagnostic abdominal images generated from a novel detector-based spectral CT scanner: a technical report on a phantom and clinical study. Abdom Radiol (NY). 2017;42:2752-2759 pubmed publisher
    ..Image quality of routine diagnostic images from the SDCT is comparable to images of a conventional CT scanner with energy-integrating detectors, making it suitable for diagnostic purposes. ..

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  1. Fulton N, Rajiah P. Abdominal Applications of a Novel Detector-Based Spectral CT. Curr Probl Diagn Radiol. 2018;47:110-118 pubmed publisher
    ..This includes urinary calculus composition, characterization of masses (renal, adrenal, hepatic, and others), tumor perfusion, improving vascular contrast, improving lesion conspicuity, decreasing artifacts, and reducing radiation dose. ..
  2. Ghandour A, Karuppasamy K, Rajiah P. Congenital Anomalies of the Superior Vena Cava: Embryological Correlation, Imaging Perspectives, and Clinical Relevance. Can Assoc Radiol J. 2017;68:456-462 pubmed publisher
    ..We also discuss the treatments and complications of these anomalies. ..
  3. Rassouli N, Etesami M, Dhanantwari A, Rajiah P. Detector-based spectral CT with a novel dual-layer technology: principles and applications. Insights Imaging. 2017;: pubmed publisher
    ..Multiple spectral images are generated by projection-space decomposition.• Spectral images can be generated in all patients scanned in this scanner...
  4. Fulton N, Rajiah P. Utility of magnetic resonance imaging in the evaluation of left ventricular thickening. Insights Imaging. 2017;8:279-293 pubmed publisher
    ..MRI plays an important role in the evaluation of LV thickening. • LV thickening can be due to either hypertrophy or remodelling. • Pathological thickening can be due to pressure/volume overload or infiltrative disorders. ..