Mythreyi Bhargavan

Summary

Affiliation: American College of Radiology
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Prevalence of productivity-enhancing technologies in radiology
    Nikhil R Nayak
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Yale University School of Medicine, 20 York St, Tomkins East 2, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 190:1445-52. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Clarifying the relationship between nonradiologists' financial interest in imaging and their utilization of imaging
    Mythreyi Bhargavan
    Health Policy Research Department, American College of Radiology, Reston, VA 20191, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 197:W891-9. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Trends in the utilization of medical procedures that use ionizing radiation
    Mythreyi Bhargavan
    American College of Radiology, Reston, VA 20191, USA
    Health Phys 95:612-27. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Workload of radiologists in United States in 2006-2007 and trends since 1991-1992
    Mythreyi Bhargavan
    Research Department, American College of Radiology, 1891 Preston White Dr, Reston, VA 20191, USA
    Radiology 252:458-67. 2009
  5. doi request reprint The growing size of radiology practices
    Mythreyi Bhargavan
    American College of Radiology, Reston, Virginia, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 5:801-5. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Women Radiologists in the United States: results from the American College of Radiology's 2003 Survey
    Rebecca S Lewis
    Research Department, American College of Radiology, 1891 Preston White Dr, Reston, VA 20191, USA
    Radiology 242:802-10. 2007
  7. doi request reprint The actual role of CT and ventilation-perfusion scanning in workup for suspected pulmonary embolism: evidence from hospitals
    Mythreyi Bhargavan
    Research Department, American College of Radiology, Reston, VA 20191, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 193:1324-32. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint A portrait of breast imaging specialists and of the interpretation of mammography in the United States
    Rebecca S Lewis
    Research Department, American College of Radiology, 1891 Preston White Dr, Reston, VA 20191, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 187:W456-68. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Imaging self-referral associated with higher costs and limited impact on duration of illness
    Danny R Hughes
    American College of Radiology, Reston, Virginia, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 29:2244-51. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Workload of radiologists in the United States in 2002-2003 and trends since 1991-1992
    Mythreyi Bhargavan
    Research Department, American College of Radiology, 1891 Preston White Dr, Reston, VA 20191, USA
    Radiology 236:920-31. 2005

Detail Information

Publications32

  1. doi request reprint Prevalence of productivity-enhancing technologies in radiology
    Nikhil R Nayak
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Yale University School of Medicine, 20 York St, Tomkins East 2, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 190:1445-52. 2008
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Clarifying the relationship between nonradiologists' financial interest in imaging and their utilization of imaging
    Mythreyi Bhargavan
    Health Policy Research Department, American College of Radiology, Reston, VA 20191, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 197:W891-9. 2011
    ..We conducted extensive quantitative analysis of seven deficiencies that have been identified...
  3. doi request reprint Trends in the utilization of medical procedures that use ionizing radiation
    Mythreyi Bhargavan
    American College of Radiology, Reston, VA 20191, USA
    Health Phys 95:612-27. 2008
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Workload of radiologists in United States in 2006-2007 and trends since 1991-1992
    Mythreyi Bhargavan
    Research Department, American College of Radiology, 1891 Preston White Dr, Reston, VA 20191, USA
    Radiology 252:458-67. 2009
    ..To determine radiologists' workloads in 2006-2007, as measured by both procedures per full-time equivalent (FTE) radiologist and relative value units (RVUs) per FTE radiologist, and to discover trends since 1991-1992...
  5. doi request reprint The growing size of radiology practices
    Mythreyi Bhargavan
    American College of Radiology, Reston, Virginia, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 5:801-5. 2008
    ..To describe trends in the size of radiology practices from 1990 to 2007...
  6. ncbi request reprint Women Radiologists in the United States: results from the American College of Radiology's 2003 Survey
    Rebecca S Lewis
    Research Department, American College of Radiology, 1891 Preston White Dr, Reston, VA 20191, USA
    Radiology 242:802-10. 2007
    ..To retrospectively evaluate data from the 2003 American College of Radiology (ACR) survey of diagnostic radiologists with regard to characteristics of women radiologists, their professional activities, and the practices in which they work...
  7. doi request reprint The actual role of CT and ventilation-perfusion scanning in workup for suspected pulmonary embolism: evidence from hospitals
    Mythreyi Bhargavan
    Research Department, American College of Radiology, Reston, VA 20191, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 193:1324-32. 2009
    ..We sought to ascertain the relative roles of CT and ventilation-perfusion (V/Q) scanning, the previously preferred technique, in the diagnosis of PE in recent practice and whether there is variation among hospital types...
  8. ncbi request reprint A portrait of breast imaging specialists and of the interpretation of mammography in the United States
    Rebecca S Lewis
    Research Department, American College of Radiology, 1891 Preston White Dr, Reston, VA 20191, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 187:W456-68. 2006
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Imaging self-referral associated with higher costs and limited impact on duration of illness
    Danny R Hughes
    American College of Radiology, Reston, Virginia, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 29:2244-51. 2010
    ..These findings indicate that except for x-rays, constraining the self-referral of imaging may be appropriate...
  10. ncbi request reprint Workload of radiologists in the United States in 2002-2003 and trends since 1991-1992
    Mythreyi Bhargavan
    Research Department, American College of Radiology, 1891 Preston White Dr, Reston, VA 20191, USA
    Radiology 236:920-31. 2005
    ..To measure the workload of radiologists in the United States in 2002-2003, variations in workload according to practice characteristics, and trends since 1991-1992...
  11. doi request reprint Physician self-referral for imaging and the cost of chronic care for Medicare beneficiaries
    Danny R Hughes
    American College of Radiology, 1891 Preston White Drive, Reston, VA 20191, USA
    Med Care 49:857-64. 2011
    ..Previous studies, mostly of acute illnesses, have found self-referral increases utilization and, thus, probably imaging costs...
  12. doi request reprint Diagnostic radiologists' subspecialization and the new final board examination
    Jonathan H Sunshine
    Research Department, American College of Radiology, 1891 Preston White Dr, Reston, VA 20191, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 191:1293-301. 2008
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Radiology practices' use of external off-hours teleradiology services in 2007 and changes since 2003
    Rebecca S Lewis
    Research Department, American College of Radiology, Reston, VA 20191, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 193:1333-9. 2009
    ..Our objective is to report patterns of utilization of external off-hours teleradiology services (EOTSs) in 2007 and changes since 2003...
  14. doi request reprint Frequency of use of imaging tests in the diagnosis of pulmonary embolism: effects of physician specialty, patient characteristics, and region
    Mythreyi Bhargavan
    American College of Radiology, 1891 Preston White Dr, Reston, VA 20191, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 194:1018-26. 2010
    ..g., emergency department), physician and patient characteristics, and geographic location...
  15. ncbi request reprint Utilization of radiology services in the United States: levels and trends in modalities, regions, and populations
    Mythreyi Bhargavan
    Research Department, American College of Radiology, 1891 Preston White Dr, Reston, VA 20191, USA
    Radiology 234:824-32. 2005
    ..To assess the most recent available data for levels and trends in utilization of radiology procedures across populations, modalities, and geographic areas...
  16. doi request reprint What factors affect the productivity and efficiency of physician practices?
    Jonathan H Sunshine
    Research Department, American College of Radiology, Reston, VA 20191, USA
    Med Care 48:110-7. 2010
    ..As well, radiology is a leader in the general movement of physicians out of very small practices. And imaging is by the fastest-growing category of physician expenditure...
  17. ncbi request reprint Workload of radiologists in the United States in 1998-1999 and trends since 1995-1996
    Mythreyi Bhargavan
    Research Department, American College of Radiology, 1891 Preston White Dr, Reston, VA 20191, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 179:1123-8. 2002
    ..This article measures the workload of radiologists in the United States in 1998-1999, its variation by practice characteristics, and changes since 1995-1996...
  18. doi request reprint The practice of imaging self-referral doesn't produce much one-stop service
    Jonathan Sunshine
    American College of Radiology, Reston, Virginia, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 29:2237-43. 2010
    ..Policy makers attempting to make the use of imaging more responsible should consider narrowing Medicare's special provision allowing referrals to a physician's own practice so that the provision covers x-rays only...
  19. ncbi request reprint Data from a professional society placement service as a measure of the employment market for radiation oncologists
    Mythreyi Bhargavan
    Research Department, American College of Radiology, Reston, VA 20191, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 53:401-6. 2002
    ..This data series is twice as long as any previously available. Secondarily, we compare these data with other data on the employment market...
  20. ncbi request reprint Too few radiologists?
    Mythreyi Bhargavan
    Research Department, American College of Radiology, 1891 Preston White Dr, Reston, VA 20191, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 178:1075-82. 2002
    ..The purpose of our study was to model the supply and demand for diagnostic radiologists over the next 30 years under alternative scenarios...
  21. ncbi request reprint A portrait of interventional radiologists in the United States
    Jonathan H Sunshine
    Research Department, American College of Radiology, 1891 Preston White Dr, Reston, VA 20191, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 185:1103-12. 2005
    ..radiology," the objective of our study was to provide an extensive and detailed portrait of interventional radiologists, their professional activities, and the practices in which they work...
  22. ncbi request reprint Emergency department image interpretation services at private community hospitals
    Daniel D Saketkhoo
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Yale University School of Medicine, 330 Cedar St, TE 2, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Radiology 231:190-7. 2004
    ..To investigate the methods used at private community hospitals for delivering emergency department (ED) image interpretation services...
  23. doi request reprint Medical radiation exposure in the U.S. in 2006: preliminary results
    Fred A Mettler
    Radiology and Nuclear Medicine Service, New Mexico VA Health Care System, Albuquerque, NM 87108, USA
    Health Phys 95:502-7. 2008
    ..Nuclear medicine accounted for about 4% of all procedures but 26% of the total collective dose. Medical radiation exposure is now approximately equal to natural background radiation...
  24. ncbi request reprint Self-referred whole-body imaging: where are we now?
    Grace M Kalish
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Yale University School of Medicine, 330 Cedar St, TE 2, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Radiology 233:353-8. 2004
    ..To identify current patterns and trends of computed tomographic (CT) screening, including geographic data, services provided, facility type, and demographic characteristics...
  25. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of mammography, clinical examination, US, and MR imaging in preoperative assessment of breast cancer
    Wendie A Berg
    American College of Radiology Imaging Network, 301 Merrie Hunt Drive, Lutherville, MD 21093, USA
    Radiology 233:830-49. 2004
    ..To prospectively assess accuracy of mammography, clinical examination, ultrasonography (US), and magnetic resonance (MR) imaging in preoperative assessment of local extent of breast cancer...
  26. ncbi request reprint Radiologists' reading times using PACS and using films: one practice's experience
    Howard B Fleishon
    Valley Radiologists Ltd, 5322 W Northern Avenue, Glendale, AZ 85301, USA
    Acad Radiol 13:453-60. 2006
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint What characterizes academic radiology departments that secure large amounts of external funding for research?
    Ari I Jonisch
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar Street, TE 2, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Acad Radiol 13:1513-6. 2006
    ..We sought to identify factors associated with high levels of external research funding in order to provide departments with information that may help them increase their external research funding...
  28. ncbi request reprint The state of teleradiology in 2003 and changes since 1999
    Todd L Ebbert
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 188:W103-12. 2007
    ..The purpose of our study is to describe in detail the use of teleradiology in 2003 and to report on changes since 1999 in this rapidly evolving field...
  29. ncbi request reprint RADPEER quality assurance program: a multifacility study of interpretive disagreement rates
    James P Borgstede
    Colorado Springs, CO 80908 3239, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 1:59-65. 2004
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Disagreement in interpretation: a method for the development of benchmarks for quality assurance in imaging
    David J Soffa
    American Imaging Management, Northbrook, Illinois 60062, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 1:212-7. 2004
    ..To calculate disagreement rates by radiologist and modality to develop a benchmark for use in the quality assessment of imaging interpretation...
  31. doi request reprint Nuclear medicine exposure in the United States, 2005-2007: preliminary results
    Fred A Mettler
    Radiology and Nuclear Medicine Service, NMVAHCS, Albuquerque, NM 87108, USA
    Semin Nucl Med 38:384-91. 2008
    ..75 mSv and the collective dose to about 220,000 person Sv. There also has been a marked shift in the type of procedures being performed with cardiac scanning accounting for about 70% of procedures...
  32. doi request reprint The reasons that many radiology practices don't use off-hours services
    Scott Kennedy
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 5:887-92. 2008
    ..To compare radiology practices that use external, internal, and no off-hours services...