Mervyn Cohen

Summary

Affiliation: Indiana University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A new method of evaluating the quality of radiology reports
    Robert Lee
    Department of Radiology, Riley Hospital for Children, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Acad Radiol 13:241-8. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Quality of communication: different patterns of reporting the location of the tip of a nasogastric tube
    Mervyn D Cohen
    Department of Radiology, Riley Children s Hospital, Indiana University School of Medicine, 702 Barnhill Dr, Room 1053, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Acad Radiol 19:651-3. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Quality assurance: a comparison study of radiographic exposure for neonatal chest radiographs at 4 academic hospitals
    Mervyn D Cohen
    Department of Radiology, Indiana University, Riley Hospital for Children, 702 Barnhill Drive, Rm 1053, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 42:668-73. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Challenges facing radiology educators
    Mervyn D Cohen
    Department of Radiology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 2:681-7; discussion 688-9. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Are we doing enough to minimize fluoroscopic radiation exposure in children?
    Mervyn Cohen
    Department of Radiology, Riley Hospital, Indiana University, 702 Barnhill Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 37:1020-4. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of information on imaging requisitions: does it matter?
    Mervyn D Cohen
    Department of Radiology, Riley Children s Hospital, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 4:617-21. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Making preliminary radiographic reports available to referring clinicians: current status
    Mervyn D Cohen
    Department of Radiology, Riley Children s Hospital, Indiana University School of Medicine, 702 Barnhill Dr, Room 1053, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Acad Radiol 15:127-31. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Optimizing the use of pulsed fluoroscopy to reduce radiation exposure to children
    Mervyn D Cohen
    Department of Radiology, Riley Children s Hospital, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 5:205-9. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Can we use pulsed fluoroscopy to decrease the radiation dose during video fluoroscopic feeding studies in children?
    M D Cohen
    Department of Radiology, Riley Children s Hospital, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    Clin Radiol 64:70-3. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Tetralogy of fallot: a possible etiology for narrowing of the right pulmonary artery
    Mervyn D Cohen
    Department of Radiology, Riley Children s Hospital, Indiana University School of Medicine, 702 Barnhill Dr, Room 1053, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Acad Radiol 16:499-501. 2009

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Publications37

  1. ncbi request reprint A new method of evaluating the quality of radiology reports
    Robert Lee
    Department of Radiology, Riley Hospital for Children, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Acad Radiol 13:241-8. 2006
    ..This grading method permits evaluation of compliance with the American College of Radiology communication standards...
  2. doi request reprint Quality of communication: different patterns of reporting the location of the tip of a nasogastric tube
    Mervyn D Cohen
    Department of Radiology, Riley Children s Hospital, Indiana University School of Medicine, 702 Barnhill Dr, Room 1053, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Acad Radiol 19:651-3. 2012
    ..Our objective was to analyze different methods by which the tube location was described in the radiology report of the abdominal radiographs, and the influence of the presence or absence of a relevant clinical history...
  3. doi request reprint Quality assurance: a comparison study of radiographic exposure for neonatal chest radiographs at 4 academic hospitals
    Mervyn D Cohen
    Department of Radiology, Indiana University, Riley Hospital for Children, 702 Barnhill Drive, Rm 1053, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 42:668-73. 2012
    ..Little is known about exposure differences among hospitals. Large differences might identify outliers using excessive exposure...
  4. ncbi request reprint Challenges facing radiology educators
    Mervyn D Cohen
    Department of Radiology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 2:681-7; discussion 688-9. 2005
    ..These are discussed under the headings of time available for education, financing education, what and how to teach, student evaluation, support infrastructure, and challenges to leadership...
  5. ncbi request reprint Are we doing enough to minimize fluoroscopic radiation exposure in children?
    Mervyn Cohen
    Department of Radiology, Riley Hospital, Indiana University, 702 Barnhill Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 37:1020-4. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of information on imaging requisitions: does it matter?
    Mervyn D Cohen
    Department of Radiology, Riley Children s Hospital, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 4:617-21. 2007
    ..The author reviews all of the many problems and errors that can occur on imaging requisitions in addition to inadequate clinical histories. The author then discusses how to identify and resolve these errors...
  7. ncbi request reprint Making preliminary radiographic reports available to referring clinicians: current status
    Mervyn D Cohen
    Department of Radiology, Riley Children s Hospital, Indiana University School of Medicine, 702 Barnhill Dr, Room 1053, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Acad Radiol 15:127-31. 2008
    ..The second objective was to evaluate compliance with the American College of Radiology (ACR) practice guidelines...
  8. doi request reprint Optimizing the use of pulsed fluoroscopy to reduce radiation exposure to children
    Mervyn D Cohen
    Department of Radiology, Riley Children s Hospital, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 5:205-9. 2008
    ..It explains the paradox that the best video frame-grabbed images are obtained when using the lowest fluoroscopy pulse rate and therefore the lowest fluoroscopy radiation dose...
  9. doi request reprint Can we use pulsed fluoroscopy to decrease the radiation dose during video fluoroscopic feeding studies in children?
    M D Cohen
    Department of Radiology, Riley Children s Hospital, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    Clin Radiol 64:70-3. 2009
    ..To investigate whether it is possible to reduce the radiation dose during video fluoroscopic feeding studies below the current 30 frames/s (continuous fluoroscopy)...
  10. doi request reprint Tetralogy of fallot: a possible etiology for narrowing of the right pulmonary artery
    Mervyn D Cohen
    Department of Radiology, Riley Children s Hospital, Indiana University School of Medicine, 702 Barnhill Dr, Room 1053, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Acad Radiol 16:499-501. 2009
    ..Peripheral stenosis is believed to be part of the spectrum of the genetic manifestation of tetralogy. Our hypothesis was that narrowing of the right pulmonary artery may be due to compression from the adjacent dilated ascending aorta...
  11. doi request reprint Pediatric CT radiation dose: how low can you go?
    Mervyn D Cohen
    Department of Radiology, Riley Hospital for Children, Indiana University School of Medicine, 702 Barnhill Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 192:1292-303. 2009
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Safe use of imaging contrast agents in children
    Mervyn D Cohen
    Department of Radiology, Riley Children s Hospital, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 6:576-81. 2009
    ..There are opportunities for improving the safe use of contrast agents in children through a better understanding of many small issues related to contrast toxicity. Many of these opportunities are presented and discussed...
  13. doi request reprint Labeling of contrast agent containers: a potential source of confusion and error
    Mervyn D Cohen
    Department of Radiology, Riley Children s Hospital, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 6:633-4. 2009
    ..Many of these opportunities are presented and discussed...
  14. doi request reprint MRI of surgical repair of transposition of the great vessels
    Mervyn D Cohen
    Department of Radiology, Riley Hospital for Children, Indiana University School of Medicine, 702 Barnhill Dr, Rm 1053, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 194:250-60. 2010
    ..CONCLUSION: MRI is an extremely useful imaging method for evaluation of normal and abnormal findings after surgical repair of transposition of the aorta and pulmonary artery...
  15. doi request reprint Quality assurance: using the exposure index and the deviation index to monitor radiation exposure for portable chest radiographs in neonates
    Mervyn D Cohen
    Department of Radiology, Riley Children s Hospital, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 41:592-601. 2011
    ..Many methods are used to track patient exposure during acquisition of plain film radiographs. A uniform international standard would aid this process...
  16. doi request reprint Evaluation of a new phosphor plate technology for neonatal portable chest radiographs
    Mervyn Cohen
    Department of Radiology, Riley Hospital for Children, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Acad Radiol 18:197-8. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate a new thick-needle phosphor plate for computed radiography...
  17. doi request reprint Accurate localization of the position of the tip of a naso/orogastric tube in children; where is the location of the gastro-esophageal junction?
    Mervyn D Cohen
    Department of Radiology, Riley Hospital for Children, 702 Barnhill Dr, Room 1053, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 41:1266-71. 2011
    ..Abdominal radiographs are used to determine the location of the tip of a newly placed nasogastric tube. The precise location of the gastroesophageal junction has not been well described in the radiology literature...
  18. ncbi request reprint Planning for PACS: a comprehensive guide to nontechnical considerations
    Mervyn D Cohen
    Department of Radiology, Riley Hospital for Children, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 2:327-37. 2005
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Mergers involving academic medical institutions: impact on academic radiology departments
    Mervyn D Cohen
    Department of Radiology, Riley Hospital for Children, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 2:174-82. 2005
    ..It then describes the various mergers and their outcomes and discusses the impact of the mergers on the involved radiology departments...
  20. ncbi request reprint Tumor imaging protocols: problems and challenges
    Mervyn D Cohen
    Department of Radiology, Riley Hospital for Children, 702 Barnhill Drive, Room 1053, Indianapolis, IN 46202 5200, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 33:594-7. 2003
  21. ncbi request reprint Radiology clinical synopsis: a simple solution for obtaining an adequate clinical history for the accurate reporting of imaging studies on patients in intensive care units
    Mervyn D Cohen
    Riley Hospital for Children, 702 Barnhill Drive, Room 1053, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 35:918-22. 2005
    ..After patient discharge, the data are stored and immediately available if the patient is readmitted. The system has been in routine clinical use in our hospital for nearly 2 years...
  22. ncbi request reprint Activity-based cost analysis: a method of analyzing the financial and operating performance of academic radiology departments
    M D Cohen
    Department of Radiology, Indiana University Hospital, Indianapolis, USA
    Radiology 215:708-16. 2000
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint The high-riding superior aortic recess of the pericardium: MRI visualization in a child
    Mervyn Cohen
    Department of Radiology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 35:1230-3. 2005
    ..We report a 4-year-old child with a high-riding superior aortic recess of the pericardium, initially misdiagnosed as a possible vascular malformation. The anatomy of the pericardial recesses is reviewed...
  24. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the quality of radiology requisitions for intensive care unit patients
    Mervyn D Cohen
    Department of Radiology, Riley Children s Hospital, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Acad Radiol 13:236-40. 2006
    ..The study aim is to evaluate the quality of radiology requisitions for plain film radiographs on intensive care unit (ICU) patients...
  25. ncbi request reprint Agreement and reproducibility of subjective methods of measuring faculty time distribution
    Mervyn D Cohen
    Department of Radiology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis 46202, USA
    Acad Radiol 9:1201-8. 2002
    ..The authors performed this study to compare self-reported estimates of the time radiology members spend performing various activities between reporting methods and academic years...
  26. ncbi request reprint Fast fetal magnetic resonance imaging
    Kumaresan Sandrasegaran
    Department of Radiology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 29:487-98. 2005
    ..In this pictorial essay, we present a wide range of anomalies diagnosed or confirmed using MRI and discuss findings that help in the differential diagnosis...
  27. doi request reprint CT with a computer-simulated dose reduction technique for detection of pediatric nephroureterolithiasis: comparison of standard and reduced radiation doses
    Boaz Karmazyn
    Department of Pediatric Radiology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Riley Hospital for Children, 702 Barnhill Dr, Rm 1053, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 192:143-9. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the diagnostic capabilities of standard- and reduced-dose CT in the detection of nephroureterolithiasis in children...
  28. ncbi request reprint The lure of profit in academic medicine
    Richard B Gunderman
    Department of Radiology, Indiana University School of Medicine 702 Barnhill Dr, RI 1053, Indianapolis, IN 46202 5200, USA
    Acad Radiol 10:1181-4. 2003
  29. ncbi request reprint Imaging findings in subcutaneous fat necrosis in a newborn
    Guru Srinath
    Department of Radiology Rm 1053, Indiana University, Riley Hospital, 702 Barnhill Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 36:361-3. 2006
    ..We describe the ultrasonography, the contrast-enhanced computed tomography and the magnetic resonance imaging of subcutaneous fat necrosis in a newborn infant...
  30. ncbi request reprint Should pay in radiology be tied to productivity? The case against
    Mervyn D Cohen
    Department of Radiology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis 46202 5200, USA
    Acad Radiol 9:964-70. 2002
  31. ncbi request reprint Organization and structure of an academic radiology departmental library
    Mervyn D Cohen
    Department of Radiology, Riley Hospital for Children, 702 Barnhill Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46077, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 183:885-8. 2004
  32. pmc Gastric tube placement in young children
    Marsha L Cirgin Ellett
    Indiana University School of Nursing, Indianapolis, USA
    Clin Nurs Res 14:238-52. 2005
    ..Alternatively, obtaining an abdominal radiograph would result in nearly 100% accuracy...
  33. pmc High-resolution computed tomography imaging of airway disease in infants with cystic fibrosis
    Tanya M Martínez
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Pediatric Pulmonology, James Whitcomb Riley Hospital for Children, 702 Barnhill Drive, Room 4270, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 172:1133-8. 2005
    ..The development of early lung disease in patients with cystic fibrosis (CF) remains poorly defined...
  34. ncbi request reprint Re: commentary on "Challenges facing radiology educators"
    Mervyn D Cohen
    J Am Coll Radiol 2:961-2. 2005
  35. doi request reprint The radiology report of the future: the ignored impression
    Mervyn D Cohen
    J Am Coll Radiol 5:1017; author reply 1018. 2008
  36. ncbi request reprint Learning theory in radiology education
    Kenneth B Williamson
    Radiology 233:15-8. 2004
  37. ncbi request reprint Academic radiology: sustaining the mission
    Mervyn D Cohen
    Radiology 224:1-4. 2002