D P Frush

Summary

Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Computed tomography and radiation: understanding the issues
    Donald P Frush
    Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 1:113-9. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Pediatric dose reduction in computed tomography
    Donald P Frush
    Department of Radiology, 1905 McGovern Davison Children s Health Center, Box 3808 DUMC, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Health Phys 95:518-27. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Computed tomography and radiation risks: what pediatric health care providers should know
    Donald P Frush
    Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Pediatrics 112:951-7. 2003
  4. doi request reprint Imaging of acute appendicitis in children: EU versus U.S. ... or US versus CT? A North American perspective
    Donald P Frush
    Division of Pediatric Radiology, Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, McGovern Davison Children s Health Center, DUMC, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 39:500-5. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Review of radiation issues for computed tomography
    Donald P Frush
    Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, Erwin Road, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Semin Ultrasound CT MR 25:17-24. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Pediatric thoracic CT angiography
    Donald P Frush
    Division of Pediatric Radiology, 1905 McGovern Davison Children s Health Center, Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 35:11-25. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Technique of pediatric thoracic CT angiography
    Donald P Frush
    Division of Pediatric Radiology, Department of Radiology, Duke University Health System, 1905 McGovern Davison Children s Health Center, Box 3808, Erwin Road, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 43:419-33. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Computed tomography: important considerations for pediatric patients
    Donald P Frush
    Division of Pediatric Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, 1905 McGovern Davison Children s Health Center, Box 3808, Department of Radiology, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Expert Rev Med Devices 2:567-75. 2005
  9. doi request reprint 'Sleeping with the enemy?' Expectations and reality in imaging children in the emergency setting
    Donald P Frush
    Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 38:S633-8. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Radiation, thoracic imaging, and children: radiation safety
    Donald P Frush
    Pediatric Radiology, Department of Radiology, 1905 Children s Health Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 49:1053-69. 2011

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Publications65

  1. ncbi request reprint Computed tomography and radiation: understanding the issues
    Donald P Frush
    Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 1:113-9. 2004
    ..It is with an understanding of these issues that radiologists and other radiology personnel can participate in an informed discussion with referring physicians and patients and continue to optimize the practice of CT...
  2. doi request reprint Pediatric dose reduction in computed tomography
    Donald P Frush
    Department of Radiology, 1905 McGovern Davison Children s Health Center, Box 3808 DUMC, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Health Phys 95:518-27. 2008
    ..Unique considerations with respect to study quality, those factors which influence CT use, and strategies for dose reduction (that is, optimization) will also be reviewed...
  3. ncbi request reprint Computed tomography and radiation risks: what pediatric health care providers should know
    Donald P Frush
    Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Pediatrics 112:951-7. 2003
    ..For this reason, this article will summarize the issues with CT patterns of use and radiation risk, and provide dose reduction strategies pertinent to pediatric health care providers...
  4. doi request reprint Imaging of acute appendicitis in children: EU versus U.S. ... or US versus CT? A North American perspective
    Donald P Frush
    Division of Pediatric Radiology, Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, McGovern Davison Children s Health Center, DUMC, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 39:500-5. 2009
    ..There still is a responsibility, though, for those involved with evaluation of patients with possible appendicitis to come to agreement about an appropriate diagnostic pathway that considers standards of care and available resources...
  5. ncbi request reprint Review of radiation issues for computed tomography
    Donald P Frush
    Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, Erwin Road, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Semin Ultrasound CT MR 25:17-24. 2004
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Pediatric thoracic CT angiography
    Donald P Frush
    Division of Pediatric Radiology, 1905 McGovern Davison Children s Health Center, Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 35:11-25. 2005
    ..With this familiarity, excellent cardiovascular examinations can be performed even in the most challenging case...
  7. ncbi request reprint Technique of pediatric thoracic CT angiography
    Donald P Frush
    Division of Pediatric Radiology, Department of Radiology, Duke University Health System, 1905 McGovern Davison Children s Health Center, Box 3808, Erwin Road, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 43:419-33. 2005
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Computed tomography: important considerations for pediatric patients
    Donald P Frush
    Division of Pediatric Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, 1905 McGovern Davison Children s Health Center, Box 3808, Department of Radiology, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Expert Rev Med Devices 2:567-75. 2005
    ..Current research efforts are directed at both further improvements in the diagnostic potential with computed tomography, as well as managing radiation dose...
  9. doi request reprint 'Sleeping with the enemy?' Expectations and reality in imaging children in the emergency setting
    Donald P Frush
    Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 38:S633-8. 2008
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Radiation, thoracic imaging, and children: radiation safety
    Donald P Frush
    Pediatric Radiology, Department of Radiology, 1905 Children s Health Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 49:1053-69. 2011
    ..To these ends, material in this chapter will review practice patterns, dose measures and modality doses, radiation biology and risks, and radiation risk reduction strategies for thoracic imaging in children...
  11. doi request reprint Pediatric abdominal CT angiography
    Donald P Frush
    Division of Pediatric Radiology, Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 38:S259-66. 2008
    ..Familiarity with appropriate abdominal CTA for pediatric multidetector array CT will provide the same opportunities as CTA in other regions...
  12. pmc Conventional and CT angiography in children: dosimetry and dose comparisons
    Donald P Frush
    Division of Pediatric Radiology, Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, 1905 McGovern Davison Children s Health Center, PO Box DUMC 3808, Durham 27710, NC, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 36:154-8. 2006
    ..It is with these dose data that assessment of risks, and ultimately the assessment of risk-benefit, can be better achieved...
  13. ncbi request reprint Imaging of paediatric mediastinal masses
    D P Frush
    Division of Pediatric Radiology, Rm 1905 McGovern Davison Children s Health Center, Box 3808, Department of Radiology, Duke University Health System, Erwin Road, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 32:525-35. 2003
    ..Familiarity with the types of masses, frequency of presentation and imaging features are extremely valuable in determining the appropriate subsequent care for the child...
  14. doi request reprint The role of CT in professionalism: accreditation, certification and the welfare of our children
    Donald P Frush
    Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, 1905 Children s Health Center, Box 3808 DUMC, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 41:571-5. 2011
    ..Some of those efforts in accreditation of equipment and certification of medical professionals will be discussed...
  15. ncbi request reprint Introduction: The role of the pediatric radiologist in dose reduction
    Donald P Frush
    Pediatric Radiology, Box 3808, Duke University Medical Center, 1905 M D Childrens Health Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 32:285-6. 2002
  16. ncbi request reprint Strategies of dose reduction
    Donald P Frush
    Pediatric Radiology, Box 3808, Duke University Medical Center, 1905 McGovern Davison Children s Health Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 32:293-7. 2002
  17. ncbi request reprint Pediatric CT: practical approach to diminish the radiation dose
    Donald P Frush
    Division of Pediatric Radiology, 1905 McGovern Davison Children s Health Center, Box 3808 Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, Erwin Road, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 32:714-7; discussion 751-4. 2002
  18. doi request reprint CT dose and risk estimates in children
    Donald P Frush
    Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3808, 1905 Children s Health Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 41:483-7. 2011
    ..It is still necessary for those involved in medical imaging of children to have an understanding of the extent of existing knowledge for dose assessment and risk, as well as ongoing work at improvements...
  19. doi request reprint Justification and optimization of CT in children: how are we performing?
    Donald P Frush
    Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, 1905 Children s Health Center, Box 3808 DUMC, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 41:467-71. 2011
    ..It will also summarize some of the efforts and initiatives that have likely contributed to these changes...
  20. ncbi request reprint Radiation doses from small-bowel follow-through and abdominopelvic MDCT in Crohn's disease
    Tracy A Jaffe
    Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, Erwin Rd, Box 3808, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 189:1015-22. 2007
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint MOSFET dosimetry for radiation dose assessment of bismuth shielding of the eye in children
    Srinivasan Mukundan
    Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, DUMC Box 3808, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 188:1648-50. 2007
    ..CONCLUSION: Bismuth shielding reduced radiation dose to the eye by up to 42%; shield artifact fell outside the diagnostic area of interest...
  22. doi request reprint Radiation dose from cone beam CT in a pediatric phantom: risk estimation of cancer incidence
    Sangroh Kim
    Medical Physics Graduate Program, Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 194:186-90. 2010
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Helical CT of the body: a survey of techniques used for pediatric patients
    Caroline Hollingsworth
    Department of Radiology, Box 3808, Division of Pediatric Radiology, Rm 1905A, McGovern Davison Children s Health Center, Duke University Medical Center, Erwin Road, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 180:401-6. 2003
    ..Our purpose was to assess the current practice of helical CT of the body in pediatric patients through a survey of members of the Society for Pediatric Radiology...
  24. ncbi request reprint Pediatric chest MDCT using tube current modulation: effect on radiation dose with breast shielding
    Courtney Coursey
    Division of Pediatric Radiology, Department of Radiology, Box 3808, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 190:W54-61. 2008
    ..The purpose of our study was to assess the effect on radiation dose and image noise during pediatric chest 16-MDCT using automatic tube current modulation and bismuth breast shields...
  25. ncbi request reprint Computer-simulated radiation dose reduction for abdominal multidetector CT of pediatric patients
    Donald P Frush
    Division of Pediatric Radiology, 1905 McGovern Davison Children s Health Center, Box 3808, Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, Erwin Rd, Durham, NC 22710, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 179:1107-13. 2002
    ..The purpose of our study was to modify and test an accurate and safe tool for evaluating systematic dose reduction for abdominal multidetector CT (MDCT) in pediatric patients...
  26. ncbi request reprint Improved pediatric multidetector body CT using a size-based color-coded format
    Donald P Frush
    Division of Pediatric Radiology, Department of Radiology, McGovern Davison Children s Health Center, Rm 1905, Duke University Health System, Box 3808, Erwin Rd, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 178:721-6. 2002
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to compare variation (or error) occurrence and technologist preference for conventional and color-coded formats for pediatric multidetector body CT protocols...
  27. ncbi request reprint Enhancing pediatric safety: using simulation to assess radiology resident preparedness for anaphylaxis from intravenous contrast media
    Ana Maria Gaca
    Division of Pediatric Radiology, Department of Radiology, Duke University Health Systems, 1905 McGovern Davison Children s Health Center, Box 3808 DUMC, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Radiology 245:236-44. 2007
    ..To prospectively develop and test a simulation model for assessing radiology resident preparedness for pediatric life-threatening events in the radiology environment...
  28. ncbi request reprint Conventional and reduced radiation dose of 16-MDCT for detection of nephrolithiasis and ureterolithiasis
    Erik K Paulson
    Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3808, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 190:151-7. 2008
    ....
  29. doi request reprint The radiology perspective: needs and tools for management of life-threatening events
    Ana Maria Gaca
    Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 38:S714-9. 2008
    ..More important, simulation provides a cornerstone in patient safety resident education without putting patients at risk...
  30. doi request reprint Radiation doses from small-bowel follow-through and abdomen/pelvis MDCT in pediatric Crohn disease
    Ana Maria Gaca
    Duke University Medical Center, P O Box 3808, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 38:285-91. 2008
    ..However, information regarding radiation dose for contemporary CT and fluoroscopy is not available for determining the cost/benefit ratio for imaging strategies...
  31. doi request reprint Pediatric hematopoietic stem cell transplantation and the role of imaging
    Caroline L Hollingsworth
    Department of Radiology, Division of Pediatric Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3808, 1905 McGovern Davison Children s Health Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Radiology 248:348-65. 2008
    ..In this article, the clinical aspects of pediatric HSCT are summarized, including common complications, and imaging features of these complications are described...
  32. doi request reprint Double aortic arch with aortic atresia and left-sided type B interruption
    Carissa M Baker-Smith
    Duke University Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 5:316-20. 2010
    ..Instead, blood flow to the native aortic root was derived from a persistent right embryonic dorsal aorta...
  33. doi request reprint Dosimetric characterisation of bismuth shields in CT: measurements and Monte Carlo simulations
    Sangroh Kim
    Medical Physics Graduate Program, Department of Radiology, Medical Center, Duke University, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 133:105-10. 2009
    ..In summary, primary attenuation is the major factor that introduces the dose reduction in bismuth and the dose increase from backscatter is negligible...
  34. doi request reprint Enhancing pediatric safety: assessing and improving resident competency in life-threatening events with a computer-based interactive resuscitation tool
    Catherine Lerner
    Division of Pediatric Radiology, Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3808, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 39:703-9. 2009
    ..Currently available resuscitation aids are inadequate in guiding radiologists' initial management of such reactions...
  35. ncbi request reprint Effective dose determination using an anthropomorphic phantom and metal oxide semiconductor field effect transistor technology for clinical adult body multidetector array computed tomography protocols
    Lynne M Hurwitz
    Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 31:544-9. 2007
    ..To determine the organ doses and total body effective dose (ED) delivered to an anthropomorphic phantom by multidetector array computed tomography (MDCT) when using standard clinical adult body imaging protocols...
  36. ncbi request reprint Peer assessment of pediatric surgeons for potential risks of radiation exposure from computed tomography scans
    Henry E Rice
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 42:1157-64. 2007
    ..Radiology literature reports potential cancer risk from radiation exposure from computed tomography (CT). We hypothesized that pediatric surgeons' knowledge of potential risks of radiation exposure from CT scan is limited...
  37. ncbi request reprint Pediatric cardiac-gated CT angiography: assessment of radiation dose
    Caroline L Hollingsworth
    Department of Radiology, Division of Pediatric Radiology, 1905 McGovern Davison Children s Health Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 189:12-8. 2007
    ..The purpose of our study was to determine a dose range for cardiac-gated CT angiography (CTA) in children...
  38. ncbi request reprint Validation of metal oxide semiconductor field effect transistor technology for organ dose assessment during CT: comparison with thermoluminescent dosimetry
    Terry T Yoshizumi
    Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3155, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 188:1332-6. 2007
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Review of radiation risks from computed tomography: essentials for the pediatric surgeon
    Henry E Rice
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 42:603-7. 2007
    ..An understanding of these issues is important for the practice of pediatric surgery...
  40. ncbi request reprint Development and implementation of a hospital-based patient safety program
    Karen S Frush
    Office of Patient Safety and Clinical Quality, Duke University Health System, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 36:291-8. 2006
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Single versus multi-detector row CT: comparison of radiation doses and dose profiles
    Frank J Thomton
    Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3808, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Acad Radiol 10:379-85. 2003
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Radiation dose to the fetus from body MDCT during early gestation
    Lynne M Hurwitz
    Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, DUMC 3808, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 186:871-6. 2006
    ..The purpose of our study was to determine radiation dose to the fetus at early gestation when contemporary MDCT scanners are used for common clinical indications...
  43. ncbi request reprint Pediatric multidetector body CT
    Lane F Donnelly
    Department of Radiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 41:637-55. 2003
    ..With attention to these techniques, and appropriate application of MDCT, it is possible to maximize the yield while minimizing the risk to children...
  44. doi request reprint Pediatric MDCT: towards assessing the diagnostic influence of dose reduction on the detection of small lung nodules
    Xiang Li
    Medical Physics Graduate Program, Department of Radiology, Duke University, 2424 Erwin Road, Suite 302, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Acad Radiol 16:872-80. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of reduced tube current (dose) on lung nodule detection in pediatric multidetector array computed tomography (MDCT)...
  45. doi request reprint The 'Image Gently' campaign: increasing CT radiation dose awareness through a national education and awareness program
    Marilyn J Goske
    Department of Radiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, MLC 5031, 3333 Burnet Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 38:265-9. 2008
  46. doi request reprint Image Gently Vendor Summit: working together for better estimates of pediatric radiation dose from CT
    Keith J Strauss
    Department of Radiology, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115 5737, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 192:1169-75. 2009
    ..CONCLUSION: Stakeholders were invited to discuss the development of better estimates of pediatric patient radiation dose. These stakeholders agreed to partner to improve CT radiation dose estimates for children...
  47. doi request reprint Pediatric body MDCT: a 5-year follow-up survey of scanning parameters used by pediatric radiologists
    Michael E Arch
    Department of Radiology, Division of Pediatric Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, 1905 McGovern Davison Children s Health Center, Box 3808 DUMC, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 191:611-7. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate how pediatric body MDCT scanning parameters (i.e., the principal determinants of radiation dose) have changed since a prior survey conducted in 2001...
  48. ncbi request reprint Hepatic storage of glycogen in Niemann-Pick disease type B
    W E Smith
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, DUMC 3528 Bell Building, Trent Dr, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Pediatr 138:946-8. 2001
    ..These cases emphasize the importance of a complete evaluation, including biochemical confirmation, for patients with suspected metabolic storage diseases...
  49. doi request reprint Image Gently: providing practical educational tools and advocacy to accelerate radiation protection for children worldwide
    Marilyn J Goske
    Department of Radiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Semin Ultrasound CT MR 31:57-63. 2010
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint Eight-channel multidetector computed tomography: unique potential for pediatric chest computed tomography angiography
    Timm Denecke
    Department of Radiology, Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Thorac Imaging 17:306-9. 2002
    ..With newer (8-channel) multidetector technology, many of the complexities of performing diagnostic angiography, including sedation, breathing artifact, and intravenous contrast material administration, can be reduced or eliminated...
  51. ncbi request reprint Radiation dose to the female breast from 16-MDCT body protocols
    Lynne M Hurwitz
    Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, DUMC 3808, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 186:1718-22. 2006
    ..The objective of our study was to determine the radiation dose to the female breast from current 16-MDCT body examinations...
  52. ncbi request reprint Reliability of CXR for the diagnosis of bronchopulmonary dysplasia
    M P Moya
    Duke University Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, 204 Bell Bldg, DUMC 3179, Durham 27710, NC, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 31:339-42. 2001
    ..Investigations of new treatments have been hampered by a lack of universally accepted diagnostic criteria. Radiographic scoring systems have been developed to provide objective assessment of lung injury and risk for chronic lung disease...
  53. doi request reprint Three-dimensional simulation of lung nodules for paediatric multidetector array CT
    X Li
    Department of Radiology, Duke University, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Br J Radiol 82:401-11. 2009
    ..In conclusion, mathematical simulation is a feasible technique for creating realistic small lung nodules on paediatric MDCT images...
  54. ncbi request reprint Hepatocellular carcinoma in glycogen storage disease type Ia: a case series
    L M Franco
    Division of Medical Genetics, Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Inherit Metab Dis 28:153-62. 2005
    ..Aggressive interventional management of masses with rapid growth or poorly defined margins may be necessary to prevent the development of HCC in this patient population...
  55. doi request reprint Image Gently(SM): a national education and communication campaign in radiology using the science of social marketing
    Marilyn J Goske
    Department of Radiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 5:1200-5. 2008
    ....
  56. ncbi request reprint Simulation of liver lesions for pediatric CT
    Chee L Hoe
    Duke Advanced Imaging Laboratories, Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3302, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Radiology 238:699-705. 2006
    ..To develop and validate a technique based on characteristics of real lesions for simulating realistic small liver lesions on pediatric computed tomographic (CT) images...
  57. doi request reprint Evaluation of a coronary-cameral fistula: benefits of coronary dual-source MDCT angiography in children
    Catherine B Lerner
    Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 38:874-8. 2008
    ..We present a case in which recent advances in technology allowed effective low-dose diagnostic quality coronary MDCT angiography in an infant...
  58. ncbi request reprint CT findings and temporal course of persistent pulmonary interstitial emphysema in neonates: a multiinstitutional study
    Lane F Donnelly
    Department of Radiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 180:1129-33. 2003
    ..Although most patients in this series eventually underwent surgical resection, initial treatment can be conservative. The decision to perform surgery may have reflected the local medical culture...
  59. doi request reprint The Image Gently campaign: working together to change practice
    Marilyn J Goske
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 190:273-4. 2008
  60. ncbi request reprint Computed tomography and radiation exposure
    Donald P Frush
    N Engl J Med 358:851; author reply 852-3. 2008
  61. ncbi request reprint In-plane bismuth breast shields for pediatric CT: effects on radiation dose and image quality using experimental and clinical data
    Bradley L Fricke
    Departments of Radiology and Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center and University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 3333 Burnet Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 180:407-11. 2003
    ..The purpose of our study was to evaluate the amount of radiation dose reduction and its effect on image quality when using an in-plane bismuth breast shield for multidetector CT (MDCT) of the chest and abdomen in female pediatric patients...
  62. ncbi request reprint Pediatric presacral masses
    Murat Kocaoglu
    Department of Radiology, Gulhane Military Medical School, Ankara, Turkey
    Radiographics 26:833-57. 2006
    ..For the accurate interpretation of findings, radiologists also must know the specific advantages and limitations of each of the imaging modalities used to evaluate this category of abnormalities...
  63. ncbi request reprint Responsible use of CT
    Donald P Frush
    Radiology 229:289-91. 2003
  64. ncbi request reprint Radiation risk to children from computed tomography
    Alan S Brody
    Pediatrics 120:677-82. 2007
    ..The information in this report is provided to aid in decision-making and discussions with the health care team, patients, and families...
  65. ncbi request reprint The RSNA Editorial Fellowship: editorial fellows' perspective
    Douglas S Katz
    Radiology 226:309-11. 2003