Ali S Raja

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The use of decision support to measure documented adherence to a national imaging quality measure
    Ali S Raja
    Center for Evidence Based Imaging, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 20 Kent St 2nd Floor, Brookline, MA 02445 Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Brookline, MA Department of Emergency Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Brookline, MA Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Electronic address
    Acad Radiol 21:378-83. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Trauma in pregnancy
    Ali S Raja
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Neville House, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Emerg Med Clin North Am 30:937-48. 2012
  3. pmc Effect of computerized clinical decision support on the use and yield of CT pulmonary angiography in the emergency department
    Ali S Raja
    Center for Evidence Based Imaging and Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis St, Neville House 312 E, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Radiology 262:468-74. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Negative appendectomy rate in the era of CT: an 18-year perspective
    Ali S Raja
    Center for Evidence Based Imaging, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Radiology 256:460-5. 2010
  5. pmc Impact of IT-enabled intervention on MRI use for back pain
    Ivan K Ip
    Center for Evidence Based Imaging, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass Department of Radiology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass Electronic address
    Am J Med 127:512-8.e1. 2014
  6. doi request reprint Variation in use of head computed tomography by emergency physicians
    Luciano M Prevedello
    Center for Evidence Based Imaging, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Mass, USA
    Am J Med 125:356-64. 2012
  7. pmc Examining clinical decision support integrity: is clinician self-reported data entry accurate?
    Anurag Gupta
    Center for Evidence Based Imaging, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 21:23-6. 2014
  8. ncbi request reprint Does clinical decision support reduce unwarranted variation in yield of CT pulmonary angiogram?
    Luciano M Prevedello
    Center for Evidence Based Imaging, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Mass Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Mass Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass
    Am J Med 126:975-81. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Radiology utilization in the emergency department: trends of the past 2 decades
    Ali S Raja
    1 Center for Evidence Based Imaging, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis St, Boston, MA 02115
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 203:355-60. 2014
  10. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of lower extremity compression ultrasound in emergency department patients with a high risk of hemodynamically stable pulmonary embolism
    Michael J Ward
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 18:22-31. 2011

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint The use of decision support to measure documented adherence to a national imaging quality measure
    Ali S Raja
    Center for Evidence Based Imaging, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 20 Kent St 2nd Floor, Brookline, MA 02445 Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Brookline, MA Department of Emergency Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Brookline, MA Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Electronic address
    Acad Radiol 21:378-83. 2014
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Trauma in pregnancy
    Ali S Raja
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Neville House, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Emerg Med Clin North Am 30:937-48. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Effect of computerized clinical decision support on the use and yield of CT pulmonary angiography in the emergency department
    Ali S Raja
    Center for Evidence Based Imaging and Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis St, Neville House 312 E, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Radiology 262:468-74. 2012
    ..To determine the effect of evidence-based clinical decision support (CDS) on the use and yield of computed tomographic (CT) pulmonary angiography for acute pulmonary embolism (PE) in the emergency department (ED)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Negative appendectomy rate in the era of CT: an 18-year perspective
    Ali S Raja
    Center for Evidence Based Imaging, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Radiology 256:460-5. 2010
    ....
  5. pmc Impact of IT-enabled intervention on MRI use for back pain
    Ivan K Ip
    Center for Evidence Based Imaging, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass Department of Radiology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass Electronic address
    Am J Med 127:512-8.e1. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the impact of a multifaceted, clinical decision support (CDS)-enabled intervention on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) use in adult primary care patients with low back pain...
  6. doi request reprint Variation in use of head computed tomography by emergency physicians
    Luciano M Prevedello
    Center for Evidence Based Imaging, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Mass, USA
    Am J Med 125:356-64. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that there was significant variation in the rates of physician head CT use, both overall and for patients diagnosed with atraumatic headaches...
  7. pmc Examining clinical decision support integrity: is clinician self-reported data entry accurate?
    Anurag Gupta
    Center for Evidence Based Imaging, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 21:23-6. 2014
    ..Quality improvement methods, including academic detailing and improved integration between electronic medical record and CDS to minimize redundant data entry, may be necessary to optimize adoption of evidence presented through CDS. ..
  8. ncbi request reprint Does clinical decision support reduce unwarranted variation in yield of CT pulmonary angiogram?
    Luciano M Prevedello
    Center for Evidence Based Imaging, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Mass Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Mass Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass
    Am J Med 126:975-81. 2013
    ..We evaluated clinical decision support effect on intra- and inter-physician variability in the yield of pulmonary embolism computed tomography (PE-CT) in this setting...
  9. ncbi request reprint Radiology utilization in the emergency department: trends of the past 2 decades
    Ali S Raja
    1 Center for Evidence Based Imaging, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis St, Boston, MA 02115
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 203:355-60. 2014
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of lower extremity compression ultrasound in emergency department patients with a high risk of hemodynamically stable pulmonary embolism
    Michael J Ward
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 18:22-31. 2011
    ....
  11. pmc Using a medical simulation center as an electronic health record usability laboratory
    Adam B Landman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 21:558-63. 2014
    ..EHRs can be successfully integrated into existing simulation centers, which may provide realistic environments for usability testing, training, and evaluation of human-computer interactions. ..
  12. pmc Abdominal imaging utilization in the emergency department: trends over two decades
    Ali S Raja
    Center for Evidence Based Imaging, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis St, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Emerg Med 4:19. 2011
    ..To assess patterns of use of abdominal imaging in the emergency department (ED) from 1990 to 2009...
  13. ncbi request reprint A top-five list for emergency medicine: a pilot project to improve the value of emergency care
    Jeremiah D Schuur
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts2Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
    JAMA Intern Med 174:509-15. 2014
    ..CONCLUSIONS AND RELEVANCE Our TEP identified clinical actions that are of low value and within the control of ED health care providers. This method can be used to identify additional actionable targets of overuse in emergency medicine. ..
  14. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of diagnostic strategies for evaluation of suspected subarachnoid hemorrhage in the emergency department
    Michael J Ward
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 19:1134-44. 2012
    ..The objective was to determine the relative cost-effectiveness of diagnostic strategies for SAH...
  15. ncbi request reprint Emergency department management of patients on novel oral anticoagulant agents
    Ali S Raja
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Emerg Med Pract 15:1-18; quiz 18-9. 2013
    ..This review examines the evidence on the use and risks of enriched clotting factor preparations as well as the clinical and laboratory evaluation that will guide their management...
  16. pmc The hazard of software updates to clinical workstations: a natural experiment
    Adam B Landman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 20:e187-90. 2013
    ..Maintaining hazard analyses and rigorously testing all software updates to clinical workstations, including seemingly minor web-browser updates, are important to minimize the risk of unintended consequences...
  17. doi request reprint Referral of discharged emergency department patients to primary and specialty care follow-up
    Adit A Ginde
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado 80045, USA
    J Emerg Med 43:e151-5. 2012
    ..Emergency department (ED) patients often need urgent primary or specialty care follow-up, but access is particularly difficult for those without insurance...
  18. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of telemetry for hospitalized patients with low-risk chest pain
    Michael J Ward
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 18:279-86. 2011
    ..Despite a low incidence of cardiac events, limited telemetry availability, and its questionable benefit, these patients are routinely admitted to a monitored setting...
  19. doi request reprint Early treatment for non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndrome is associated with appropriate discharge care
    Gregory J Fermann
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0769, USA
    Clin Cardiol 32:519-25. 2009
    ..Acute treatment is associated with improved in-hospital outcomes for patients with non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndrome (NSTE ACS)...
  20. doi request reprint The use of penicillin skin testing to assess the prevalence of penicillin allergy in an emergency department setting
    Ali S Raja
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221 0769, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 54:72-7. 2009
    ..We hypothesize that ED-based testing is possible and that the false-positive rate of patients with self-reported penicillin allergy are greater than 90%...