Ali S Raja

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Publications

  1. pmc Abdominal imaging utilization in the emergency department: trends over two decades
    Ali S Raja
    Center for Evidence Based Imaging, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis St, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Emerg Med 4:19. 2011
  2. pmc The use of sleep aids among Emergency Medicine residents: a web based survey
    Daniel A Handel
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:136. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Imaging utilization during explosive multiple casualty incidents
    Ali S Raja
    445th Aeromedical Staging Squadron, Wright Patterson Air Force Base, OH 45433, USA
    J Trauma 68:1421-4. 2010
  4. pmc Effect of computerized clinical decision support on the use and yield of CT pulmonary angiography in the emergency department
    Ali S Raja
    Center for Evidence Based Imaging and Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis St, Neville House 312 E, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Radiology 262:468-74. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Does clinical decision support reduce unwarranted variation in yield of CT pulmonary angiogram?
    Luciano M Prevedello
    Center for Evidence Based Imaging, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Mass Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Mass Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass
    Am J Med 126:975-81. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Variation in use of head computed tomography by emergency physicians
    Luciano M Prevedello
    Center for Evidence Based Imaging, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Mass, USA
    Am J Med 125:356-64. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Impact of IT-enabled intervention on MRI use for back pain
    Ivan K Ip
    Center for Evidence Based Imaging, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass Department of Radiology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass Electronic address
    Am J Med 127:512-8.e1. 2014
  8. ncbi request reprint Integrated response to the dynamic threat of school violence
    David W Callaway
    Beth Israel Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Prehosp Disaster Med 25:464-70. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Examining clinical decision support integrity: is clinician self-reported data entry accurate?
    Anurag Gupta
    Center for Evidence Based Imaging, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 21:23-6. 2014
  10. ncbi request reprint Using a medical simulation center as an electronic health record usability laboratory
    Adam B Landman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 21:558-63. 2014

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc Abdominal imaging utilization in the emergency department: trends over two decades
    Ali S Raja
    Center for Evidence Based Imaging, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis St, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Emerg Med 4:19. 2011
    ..To assess patterns of use of abdominal imaging in the emergency department (ED) from 1990 to 2009...
  2. pmc The use of sleep aids among Emergency Medicine residents: a web based survey
    Daniel A Handel
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:136. 2006
    ..Recent studies have highlighted medical errors due to resident sleep deprivation. We hypothesized residents routinely use pharmacologic sleep aids to manage their sleep deprivation and reduce sleepiness...
  3. ncbi request reprint Imaging utilization during explosive multiple casualty incidents
    Ali S Raja
    445th Aeromedical Staging Squadron, Wright Patterson Air Force Base, OH 45433, USA
    J Trauma 68:1421-4. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that a much higher number of patients received imaging than has been reported previously in the literature...
  4. pmc Effect of computerized clinical decision support on the use and yield of CT pulmonary angiography in the emergency department
    Ali S Raja
    Center for Evidence Based Imaging and Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis St, Neville House 312 E, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Radiology 262:468-74. 2012
    ..To determine the effect of evidence-based clinical decision support (CDS) on the use and yield of computed tomographic (CT) pulmonary angiography for acute pulmonary embolism (PE) in the emergency department (ED)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Does clinical decision support reduce unwarranted variation in yield of CT pulmonary angiogram?
    Luciano M Prevedello
    Center for Evidence Based Imaging, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Mass Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Mass Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass
    Am J Med 126:975-81. 2013
    ..We evaluated clinical decision support effect on intra- and inter-physician variability in the yield of pulmonary embolism computed tomography (PE-CT) in this setting...
  6. doi request reprint Variation in use of head computed tomography by emergency physicians
    Luciano M Prevedello
    Center for Evidence Based Imaging, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Mass, USA
    Am J Med 125:356-64. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that there was significant variation in the rates of physician head CT use, both overall and for patients diagnosed with atraumatic headaches...
  7. ncbi request reprint Impact of IT-enabled intervention on MRI use for back pain
    Ivan K Ip
    Center for Evidence Based Imaging, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass Department of Radiology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass Electronic address
    Am J Med 127:512-8.e1. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the impact of a multifaceted, clinical decision support (CDS)-enabled intervention on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) use in adult primary care patients with low back pain...
  8. ncbi request reprint Integrated response to the dynamic threat of school violence
    David W Callaway
    Beth Israel Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Prehosp Disaster Med 25:464-70. 2010
    ..The participants recommended several steps to address these gaps in preparedness, training, responses, and recovery...
  9. ncbi request reprint Examining clinical decision support integrity: is clinician self-reported data entry accurate?
    Anurag Gupta
    Center for Evidence Based Imaging, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 21:23-6. 2014
    ..Quality improvement methods, including academic detailing and improved integration between electronic medical record and CDS to minimize redundant data entry, may be necessary to optimize adoption of evidence presented through CDS. ..
  10. ncbi request reprint Using a medical simulation center as an electronic health record usability laboratory
    Adam B Landman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 21:558-63. 2014
    ..EHRs can be successfully integrated into existing simulation centers, which may provide realistic environments for usability testing, training, and evaluation of human-computer interactions. ..
  11. ncbi request reprint The use of decision support to measure documented adherence to a national imaging quality measure
    Ali S Raja
    Center for Evidence Based Imaging, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 20 Kent St 2nd Floor, Brookline, MA 02445 Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Brookline, MA Department of Emergency Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Brookline, MA Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Electronic address
    Acad Radiol 21:378-83. 2014
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  12. ncbi request reprint Negative appendectomy rate in the era of CT: an 18-year perspective
    Ali S Raja
    Center for Evidence Based Imaging, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Radiology 256:460-5. 2010
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  13. ncbi request reprint A top-five list for emergency medicine: a pilot project to improve the value of emergency care
    Jeremiah D Schuur
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts2Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
    JAMA Intern Med 174:509-15. 2014
    ..CONCLUSIONS AND RELEVANCE Our TEP identified clinical actions that are of low value and within the control of ED health care providers. This method can be used to identify additional actionable targets of overuse in emergency medicine. ..
  14. ncbi request reprint Emergency department management of patients on novel oral anticoagulant agents
    Ali S Raja
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Emerg Med Pract 15:1-18; quiz 18-9. 2013
    ..This review examines the evidence on the use and risks of enriched clotting factor preparations as well as the clinical and laboratory evaluation that will guide their management...
  15. pmc The hazard of software updates to clinical workstations: a natural experiment
    Adam B Landman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 20:e187-90. 2013
    ..Maintaining hazard analyses and rigorously testing all software updates to clinical workstations, including seemingly minor web-browser updates, are important to minimize the risk of unintended consequences...