Diana Litmanovich

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Multidetector computed tomographic imaging in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: emphysema and airways assessment
    Diana E Litmanovich
    Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Avenue Shapiro 4, Boston, MA 02215, USA Electronic address
    Radiol Clin North Am 52:137-54. 2014
  2. pmc Insights into imaging of aortitis
    Diana E Litmanovich
    Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Insights Imaging 3:545-60. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Female breast, lung, and pelvic organ radiation from dose-reduced 64-MDCT thoracic examination protocols: a phantom study
    Diana Litmanovich
    Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 197:929-34. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Bronchial collapsibility at forced expiration in healthy volunteers: assessment with multidetector CT
    Diana Litmanovich
    Center for Airway Imaging and Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Radiology 257:560-7. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Dose reduction in computed tomographic angiography of pregnant patients with suspected acute pulmonary embolism
    Diana Litmanovich
    Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 33:961-6. 2009
  6. doi request reprint CT and MRI in diseases of the aorta
    Diana Litmanovich
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, TCC 4, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 193:928-40. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint ECG-gated chest CT angiography with 64-MDCT and tri-phasic IV contrast administration regimen in patients with acute non-specific chest pain
    Diana Litmanovich
    Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Eur Radiol 18:308-17. 2008
  8. doi request reprint CT of pulmonary emphysema--current status, challenges, and future directions
    Diana Litmanovich
    Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Eur Radiol 19:537-51. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Radiation dose management in thoracic CT: an international survey
    Francesco Molinari
    Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Diagn Interv Radiol 19:201-9. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Computed tomography angiography for suspected pulmonary embolism: comparison of 2 adaptive statistical iterative reconstruction blends to filtered back-projection alone
    Carole A Ridge
    From the Department of Radiology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY and Departments of Radiology and General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 37:712-7. 2013

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. doi request reprint Multidetector computed tomographic imaging in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: emphysema and airways assessment
    Diana E Litmanovich
    Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Avenue Shapiro 4, Boston, MA 02215, USA Electronic address
    Radiol Clin North Am 52:137-54. 2014
    ..Studies are under way to establish potential links among the imaging, clinical, and genetic manifestations of COPD. ..
  2. pmc Insights into imaging of aortitis
    Diana E Litmanovich
    Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Insights Imaging 3:545-60. 2012
    ..Contrast-enhanced CT, MRI and PET-CT are used for both the initial diagnosis and follow-up of aortitis...
  3. doi request reprint Female breast, lung, and pelvic organ radiation from dose-reduced 64-MDCT thoracic examination protocols: a phantom study
    Diana Litmanovich
    Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 197:929-34. 2011
    ..We compared phantom organ doses delivered to breast, lung, and pelvis by five protocols using current dose reduction methods for routine chest CT and pulmonary CT angiography...
  4. doi request reprint Bronchial collapsibility at forced expiration in healthy volunteers: assessment with multidetector CT
    Diana Litmanovich
    Center for Airway Imaging and Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Radiology 257:560-7. 2010
    ..To assess forced-expiratory bronchial collapsibility in healthy volunteers by using multidetector computed tomography (CT) and to compare the results with the current diagnostic criterion for bronchomalacia...
  5. doi request reprint Dose reduction in computed tomographic angiography of pregnant patients with suspected acute pulmonary embolism
    Diana Litmanovich
    Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 33:961-6. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to quantify the effect of a reduced-dose pulmonary computed tomographic (CT) angiography protocol on radiation dose and image quality in pregnant patients as compared with a standard protocol...
  6. doi request reprint CT and MRI in diseases of the aorta
    Diana Litmanovich
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, TCC 4, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 193:928-40. 2009
    ..It also provides a systematic approach to the definition, causes, natural history, and imaging principles of these diseases...
  7. ncbi request reprint ECG-gated chest CT angiography with 64-MDCT and tri-phasic IV contrast administration regimen in patients with acute non-specific chest pain
    Diana Litmanovich
    Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Eur Radiol 18:308-17. 2008
    ..001). Average DLP was 1,490 +/- 412 mGy-cm. Gated 64-MDCT angiography with triphasic IV contrast is a robust multipurpose technique for patients with acute non-specific chest pain...
  8. doi request reprint CT of pulmonary emphysema--current status, challenges, and future directions
    Diana Litmanovich
    Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Eur Radiol 19:537-51. 2009
    ..Finally, the review discusses new challenges and their potential solution, notably focused on multi-detector-row CT, and emphasizes the open questions that future research on CT of pulmonary emphysema will have to address...
  9. doi request reprint Radiation dose management in thoracic CT: an international survey
    Francesco Molinari
    Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Diagn Interv Radiol 19:201-9. 2013
    ..We aimed to examine current practice patterns of international thoracic radiologists regarding radiation dose management in adult thoracic computed tomography (CT) examinations...
  10. doi request reprint Computed tomography angiography for suspected pulmonary embolism: comparison of 2 adaptive statistical iterative reconstruction blends to filtered back-projection alone
    Carole A Ridge
    From the Department of Radiology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY and Departments of Radiology and General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 37:712-7. 2013
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  11. doi request reprint Radiographic evaluation of central venous catheter position: anatomic correlation using gated coronary computed tomographic angiography
    Carole Ann Ridge
    Department of Radiology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA
    J Thorac Imaging 28:129-33. 2013
    ..To determine the best radiographic landmark for the cavoatrial junction (CAJ) using electrocardiographic-gated, 64-row multidetector coronary computed tomographic angiography (CTA)...
  12. pmc Age and sex dependence of forced expiratory central airway collapse in healthy volunteers
    Carl R O'Donnell
    Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Chest 142:168-74. 2012
    ..Given differences in subject characteristics between the two samples, we hypothesized that these discrepant findings may reflect a heretofore unrecognized association between forced expiratory tracheal collapse and age or sex...
  13. doi request reprint Quality initiatives: imaging pregnant patients with suspected pulmonary embolism: what the radiologist needs to know
    Jay K Pahade
    Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Radiographics 29:639-54. 2009
    ..Thus, radiologists should be familiar with the advantages and disadvantages of available imaging modalities, methods for dose reduction, radiation risks, and medicolegal risk management guidelines...
  14. doi request reprint Manifestations of systemic diseases on thoracic imaging
    James Kang
    Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston MA 02115, USA
    Curr Probl Diagn Radiol 39:247-61. 2010
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  15. doi request reprint MDCT detection of airway stent complications: comparison with bronchoscopy
    Vandana Dialani
    Center for Airway Imaging, Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 191:1576-80. 2008
    ..The objective of our study was to evaluate the detection rate of central airway stent complications using MDCT as compared with bronchoscopy...
  16. doi request reprint An evidence-based estimate on the size of the potential patient pool for lung volume reduction surgery
    Praveen Akuthota
    Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 94:205-11. 2012
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  17. doi request reprint Multidetector CT evaluation of tracheobronchomalacia
    Edward Y Lee
    Department of Radiology and Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 47:261-9. 2009
    ..Radiologists should become familiar with imaging protocols and interpretation techniques to accurately diagnose this condition using MDCT...
  18. doi request reprint Tracheal replacement with a silicone-stented, fresh aortic allograft in sheep
    Hisashi Tsukada
    Chest Disease Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 89:253-8. 2010
    ..Tracheal tissue regeneration after allogeneic aortic transplants in sheep has been reported. We sought to confirm these findings and elucidate the mechanism of this transformation...
  19. doi request reprint Unexpected foci of 18F-FDG uptake in the breast detected by PET/CT: incidence and clinical significance
    Diana Litmanovich
    Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 36:1558-64. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the frequency and clinical significance of unexpected focal (18)F-fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) uptake localized by PET/CT within the breast...
  20. doi request reprint Tuberculosis: value of lateral chest radiography in pre-employment screening of patients with positive purified protein derivative skin test results
    Ronald L Eisenberg
    Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Radiology 252:882-7. 2009
    ..To test the hypothesis that lateral radiography adds no clinically relevant information to that acquired with posteroanterior (PA) radiography in individuals with positive purified protein derivative (PPD) skin test results...