Hansel J Otero

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Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Imaging utilization in the management of appendicitis and its impact on hospital charges
    Hansel J Otero
    Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Emerg Radiol 15:23-8. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Interdepartmental conflict management and negotiation in cardiovascular imaging
    Hansel J Otero
    Noninvasive Cardiovascular Imaging, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 5:834-41. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Key criteria for selection of radiology residents: results of a national survey
    Hansel J Otero
    Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02110, USA
    Acad Radiol 13:1155-64. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Evaluation of low-density neutral oral contrast material in PET/CT for tumor imaging: results of a randomized clinical trial
    Hansel J Otero
    Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 1620 Tremont St, 3rd Fl, Radiology Ste, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 193:326-32. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Intestinal obstruction: trends in imaging utilization and their influence in its rising hospital bill
    Hansel J Otero
    Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Emerg Radiol 15:317-23. 2008
  6. doi request reprint CT and PET/CT findings of T-cell lymphoma
    Hansel J Otero
    Department of Radiology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 193:349-58. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint System-based practice: proposal for a comprehensive curriculum
    Hansel J Otero
    Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Acad Radiol 15:119-26. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Utilization management in radiology: basic concepts and applications
    Hansel J Otero
    Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 3:351-7. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Financing radiology graduate medical education: today's challenges
    Hansel J Otero
    Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 3:207-12. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Molecular imaging programs in the United States: results of a national survey
    Hansel J Otero
    Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Acad Radiol 14:125-36. 2007

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Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Imaging utilization in the management of appendicitis and its impact on hospital charges
    Hansel J Otero
    Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Emerg Radiol 15:23-8. 2008
    ..This suggests that long-term continuous rising is unlikely. Imaging charges correlate with increased hospital charges but cannot explain or accurately predict them...
  2. doi request reprint Interdepartmental conflict management and negotiation in cardiovascular imaging
    Hansel J Otero
    Noninvasive Cardiovascular Imaging, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 5:834-41. 2008
    ..The benefits of a negotiated outcome include minimizing internal competitors, incorporating cardiologists' expertise to cardiac imaging algorithms, and more effective training opportunities...
  3. ncbi request reprint Key criteria for selection of radiology residents: results of a national survey
    Hansel J Otero
    Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02110, USA
    Acad Radiol 13:1155-64. 2006
    ..We sought to identify the criteria that academic radiology departments in the United States consider for selecting their residents...
  4. doi request reprint Evaluation of low-density neutral oral contrast material in PET/CT for tumor imaging: results of a randomized clinical trial
    Hansel J Otero
    Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 1620 Tremont St, 3rd Fl, Radiology Ste, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 193:326-32. 2009
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Intestinal obstruction: trends in imaging utilization and their influence in its rising hospital bill
    Hansel J Otero
    Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Emerg Radiol 15:317-23. 2008
    ..While hospital and imaging charges have significantly increased, the fraction represented by imaging has remained constant, suggesting that imaging is an unlikely cause for the increase in hospital charges...
  6. doi request reprint CT and PET/CT findings of T-cell lymphoma
    Hansel J Otero
    Department of Radiology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 193:349-58. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the extranodal features of T-cell lymphoma at CT and PET/CT...
  7. ncbi request reprint System-based practice: proposal for a comprehensive curriculum
    Hansel J Otero
    Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Acad Radiol 15:119-26. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Utilization management in radiology: basic concepts and applications
    Hansel J Otero
    Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 3:351-7. 2006
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Financing radiology graduate medical education: today's challenges
    Hansel J Otero
    Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 3:207-12. 2006
    ..But more reliable data about the specific benefits and drawbacks of having a residency program in a clinical radiology department are required...
  10. ncbi request reprint Molecular imaging programs in the United States: results of a national survey
    Hansel J Otero
    Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Acad Radiol 14:125-36. 2007
    ..We sought to identify and describe the characteristics of molecular imaging (MI) programs in the United States and to determine the factors considered critical for their future...
  11. pmc Twenty years of cost-effectiveness analysis in medical imaging: are we improving?
    Hansel J Otero
    Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Radiology 249:917-25. 2008
    ..S. Panel on Cost-effectiveness in Health and Medicine recommendations affected CEA studies in which imaging technologies were evaluated...
  12. pmc Iodinated contrast opacification gradients in normal coronary arteries imaged with prospectively ECG-gated single heart beat 320-detector row computed tomography
    Michael L Steigner
    Applied Imaging Science Laboratory, Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging 3:179-86. 2010
    ..To define and evaluate coronary contrast opacification gradients using prospectively ECG-gated single heart beat 320-detector row coronary angiography (CTA)...
  13. doi request reprint Narrowing the phase window width in prospectively ECG-gated single heart beat 320-detector row coronary CT angiography
    Michael L Steigner
    Noninvasive Cardiovascular Imaging, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 25:85-90. 2009
    ....
  14. pmc Cost-effective diagnostic cardiovascular imaging: when does it provide good value for the money?
    Hansel J Otero
    Department of Radiology, Tufts Medical Center and Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 26:605-12. 2010
    ..The studies available have, in general, favorable cost-effectiveness profiles with major determinants relating to being compared against observation, medical or no intervention instead of other imaging tests...
  15. pmc The "post-64" era of coronary CT angiography: understanding new technology from physical principles
    Hansel J Otero
    Applied Imaging Science Laboratory, Noninvasive Cardiovascular Imaging and Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 47:79-90. 2009
    ..This article defines and discusses interactions between these parameters for state-of-the-art CT...
  16. doi request reprint Imaging presentation of venous thrombosis in patients with cancer
    Faisal Khosa
    Department of Radiology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 194:1099-108. 2010
    ..If CT and MRI are contraindicated, flow studies are appropriate. FDG PET/CT appropriately shows venous thrombosis and might play a prominent role in the future...
  17. doi request reprint Accuracy, risk and the intrinsic value of diagnostic imaging: a review of the cost-utility literature
    Hansel J Otero
    Department of Radiology, Tufts Medical Center, 800 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Acad Radiol 19:599-606. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to systematically review the reporting of the value of imaging unrelated to treatment consequences and test characteristics in all imaging-related published cost-utility analyses (CUAs) in the medical literature...
  18. doi request reprint Initial evaluation of coronary images from 320-detector row computed tomography
    Frank J Rybicki
    Noninvasive Cardiovascular Imaging, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 24:535-46. 2008
    ..Patient dose is estimated for prospective and retrospective ECG-gating; initial correlation between 320-slice CT and coronary catheterization is illustrated...
  19. doi request reprint Cost-utility analyses of diagnostic laboratory tests: a systematic review
    Chihui Fang
    Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Value Health 14:1010-8. 2011
    ..To review and evaluate the literature of cost-utility analyses (CUAs) regarding diagnostic laboratory testing...
  20. doi request reprint Venous thrombosis in an outpatient oncologic center: distribution, type, and comorbidities
    Frederico F Souza
    Department of Radiology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ultrasound Q 25:145-50. 2009
    ..To examine outpatient oncologic patients with venous thrombosis (VT) and correlate ultrasound findings with clinical characteristics and outcome...
  21. ncbi request reprint Reimbursement for chest-pain CT: estimates based on current imaging strategies
    Hansel J Otero
    Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Emerg Radiol 13:237-42. 2007
    ..Reimbursements must be weighed against the complexity and patient benefits of the examination...