S R Baker

Summary

Affiliation: New Jersey
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The use of teleradiology in an emergency setting with speculation on the near future
    S R Baker
    Department of Radiology, University of Medicine and Dentistry New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, Newark, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 37:1035-44. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint The radiology assistant: a contrarian's view
    Stephen R Baker
    Emerg Radiol 11:187-92. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Indian radiologists in the United States: hierarchical distribution and representation
    Stephen R Baker
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 4:234-9. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Non-spinal musculoskeletal malpractice suits against radiologists in the USA--rates, anatomic locations, and payments in a survey of 8,265 radiologists
    Stephen R Baker
    Department of Radiology, New Jersey Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 150 Bergen Street, RM C320, Newark, NJ, 07101, USA
    Emerg Radiol 21:29-34. 2014
  5. doi request reprint The dictated report and the radiologist's ethos. An inextricable relationship: pitfalls to avoid
    Stephen R Baker
    Department of Radiology, New Jersey Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, NJ, USA Electronic address
    Eur J Radiol 83:236-8. 2014
  6. doi request reprint Spinal-related malpractice suits against radiologists in the USA-rates, anatomic location, percent of adverse judgments, and average payments
    Stephen R Baker
    Department of Radiology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, 150 Bergen Street, RM C320, Newark, NJ, 07101, USA
    Emerg Radiol 20:513-6. 2013
  7. doi request reprint History of metaphoric signs in radiology
    Stephen R Baker
    New Jersey Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 185 South Orange Avenue, Newark, NJ 07103, United States
    Eur J Radiol 82:1584-7. 2013
  8. doi request reprint The demography of medical malpractice suits against radiologists
    Stephen R Baker
    Department of Radiology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, 150 Bergen St, RM C320, Newark, NJ 07101, USA
    Radiology 266:539-47. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint The thyroid cancer epidemic: is it the dark side of the CT revolution?
    Stephen R Baker
    Department of Radiology, UMDNJ NJ Medical School, University Hospital, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Eur J Radiol 60:67-9. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Inadvertent thyroid irradiation in protocol-driven trauma CT: a survey of hospital ERs
    Stephen R Baker
    New Jersey Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, NJ 07101 1709, USA
    Emerg Radiol 16:203-7. 2009

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Publications43

  1. ncbi request reprint The use of teleradiology in an emergency setting with speculation on the near future
    S R Baker
    Department of Radiology, University of Medicine and Dentistry New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, Newark, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 37:1035-44. 1999
    ..The practice opportunities may not be vast in scope, but on a regional basis the imaging landscape is still green and up for grabs...
  2. ncbi request reprint The radiology assistant: a contrarian's view
    Stephen R Baker
    Emerg Radiol 11:187-92. 2005
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Indian radiologists in the United States: hierarchical distribution and representation
    Stephen R Baker
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 4:234-9. 2007
    ..To evaluate both the distribution of radiologists of Indian ancestry and nativity in the United States in training and beyond and their representation in hierarchal positions in major radiology organizations...
  4. doi request reprint Non-spinal musculoskeletal malpractice suits against radiologists in the USA--rates, anatomic locations, and payments in a survey of 8,265 radiologists
    Stephen R Baker
    Department of Radiology, New Jersey Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 150 Bergen Street, RM C320, Newark, NJ, 07101, USA
    Emerg Radiol 21:29-34. 2014
    ..24 cases per 1,000 person years; CI, 3.03-9.04). Claims regarding foot and hip injury were the most common, but ankle settlements incurred the highest awards...
  5. doi request reprint The dictated report and the radiologist's ethos. An inextricable relationship: pitfalls to avoid
    Stephen R Baker
    Department of Radiology, New Jersey Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, NJ, USA Electronic address
    Eur J Radiol 83:236-8. 2014
    ..Recurrent resort expression to such as questionable, suspicious, cannot rule out, and clinical correlation requested when frequently deployed are examples of phrases that can have a negative effect on the radiologist's ethos. ..
  6. doi request reprint Spinal-related malpractice suits against radiologists in the USA-rates, anatomic location, percent of adverse judgments, and average payments
    Stephen R Baker
    Department of Radiology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, 150 Bergen Street, RM C320, Newark, NJ, 07101, USA
    Emerg Radiol 20:513-6. 2013
    ..Of the three spinal regions, the cervical spine was the most frequent anatomic site of a malpractice suit and among all those cases settled incurred the highest payment in judgment to the plaintiff. ..
  7. doi request reprint History of metaphoric signs in radiology
    Stephen R Baker
    New Jersey Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 185 South Orange Avenue, Newark, NJ 07103, United States
    Eur J Radiol 82:1584-7. 2013
    ....
  8. doi request reprint The demography of medical malpractice suits against radiologists
    Stephen R Baker
    Department of Radiology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, 150 Bergen St, RM C320, Newark, NJ 07101, USA
    Radiology 266:539-47. 2013
    ..To delimit demographic characteristics of malpractice claims against radiologists in the United States by sex and location and to note the varying percentages of favorable outcomes and award amounts to plaintiffs by state...
  9. ncbi request reprint The thyroid cancer epidemic: is it the dark side of the CT revolution?
    Stephen R Baker
    Department of Radiology, UMDNJ NJ Medical School, University Hospital, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Eur J Radiol 60:67-9. 2006
    ..Moreover, newer techniques of CT performance with or without the administration of iodinated contrast material favor the likelihood of a contingent association of image test utilization and thyroid cancer induction...
  10. doi request reprint Inadvertent thyroid irradiation in protocol-driven trauma CT: a survey of hospital ERs
    Stephen R Baker
    New Jersey Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, NJ 07101 1709, USA
    Emerg Radiol 16:203-7. 2009
    ..9% at C6 to T1, and 2.4% at C5 to T1. These data reveal that the predominant practice among the respondents is to include the thyroid gland in coincident CT studies of the cervical spine and chest in trauma protocols...
  11. ncbi request reprint The radiology assistant, point-counterpoint redux
    Stephen R Baker
    Department of Radiology, UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, 150 Bergen Street, UC C 320, Newark, NJ, 07103 2406, USA
    Emerg Radiol 13:51-3. 2006
  12. doi request reprint Demographic changes in radiology residency positions 1980-2007: the divergence between California and the rest of the United States
    Stephen R Baker
    Department of Radiology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School UMDNJ NJMS, University Hospital, 150 Bergen St, Rm C 320, Newark, NJ 07103 2406, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 194:178-84. 2010
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Malpractice allegations and apology laws: benefits and risks for radiologists
    Stephen Baker
    New Jersey Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, New Jersey 07103, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 5:1186-90. 2008
    ..These laws raise opportunities and new challenges for all physicians. For radiologists particularly, they also engender risks related to our increasing physical separation from patients and referring physicians...
  14. doi request reprint The oral boards: why radiology has it wrong and why it must be changed now
    Stephen R Baker
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Department of Radiology, 150 Bergen Street, C 318, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 5:5-9. 2008
  15. doi request reprint The value of the internship for radiation oncology training: results of a survey of current and recent trainees
    Stephen R Baker
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 74:1203-6. 2009
    ..This study was performed to evaluate the perceptions of current radiation oncology residents with respect to the value of their internship experience...
  16. ncbi request reprint ACR Appropriateness Criteria on small-bowel obstruction: a critique of the term and its terms
    Stephen R Baker
    New Jersey Medical School, Department of Radiology, 150 Bergen Street, C 318, Newark, NJ 07102, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 4:443-5. 2007
  17. doi request reprint The trouble with fellowships
    Stephen R Baker
    Department of Radiology, New Jersey Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, New Jersey 07103, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 7:446-51. 2010
    ..These are troubling developments requiring increased attention by leaders in radiology education...
  18. doi request reprint A comparison of test-ordering choices of college physicians and emergency physicians for young adults with abdominal pain: influences and preferences for CT use
    Stephen R Baker
    Department of Radiology, UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, 150 Bergen Street, RM C320, Newark, NJ 07101, USA
    Emerg Radiol 17:455-9. 2010
    ..Of the seven factors, the most important determinant for both groups of physicians was the results of physical exam and least important by far was the relationship to the radiologist...
  19. doi request reprint A survey of radiology chairpersons' perceptions of the relative importance of education of medical students, residents, and fellows
    Stephen R Baker
    Department of Radiology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, University Hospital, Newark, NJ 07103 2406, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 195:974-8. 2010
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Leadership training for radiologists: a survey of opportunities and participants in MBA and MPH programs by medical students, residents, and current chairpersons
    Stephen Baker
    Department of Radiology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, 150 Bergen Street, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 8:563-7. 2011
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Internal and external moonlighting by radiology trainees: a survey of the extent of participation by current residents and fellows
    Stephen R Baker
    Department of Radiology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Jersey Medical School, University Hospital, 150 Bergen Street, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Acad Radiol 16:1029-33. 2009
    ..Hours spent in external moonlighting, however, are not necessarily tabulated in accordance with ACGME requirements. This study sought to gain a better understanding of the extent of both internal and external moonlighting...
  22. doi request reprint Critique of the transitional year internship and its relationship to radiology residency
    Stephen R Baker
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, University Hospital, Level C 320, 150 Bergen Street, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Acad Radiol 15:662-8. 2008
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Overuse of concomitant foot radiographic series in patients sustaining minor ankle injuries
    Jonelle Petscavage
    UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, University Hospital, Department of Radiology, 150 Bergen Street, C 320, Newark, NJ, 07103, USA
    Emerg Radiol 17:261-5. 2010
    ..Our findings suggest that films of the foot are not necessary when trauma is limited to the ankle and when an appropriately performed ankle series has been completed...
  24. ncbi request reprint Filmless in New Jersey: the New Jersey Medical School PACS Project
    David Hirschorn
    Department of Radiology, UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, Newark 07103, USA
    J Digit Imaging 15:7-12. 2002
    ..To our dismay, this was also true of one of our modalities that was supposed to be DICOM compliant. These problems, and the solutions we discovered, are discussed in this paper...
  25. ncbi request reprint Women as radiologists: are there barriers to entry and advancement?
    Stephen R Baker
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Department of Radiology, Newark, NJ 07103 2496, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 3:131-4. 2006
    ..The authors also wished to determine if constraints exist that prevent women from advancing into positions of leadership in radiology...
  26. doi request reprint The value of the internship year for radiologists: a retrospective analysis as assessed by current residents and fellows
    Stephen R Baker
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Jersey Medical School, Level C 320, University Hospital, 150 Bergen Street, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Acad Radiol 15:1205-10. 2008
    ..e., internal medicine, transitional year, or surgery), and (c) how their internship is considered from the vantage point of their current year of training and subspecialty career choice...
  27. ncbi request reprint Quality and operations of portable X-ray examination procedures in the emergency room: queuing theory at work
    Hani Abujudeh
    Radiology Department, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 150 Bergen Street, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Emerg Radiol 11:262-6. 2005
    ..The Examination Phase also represented the second largest bottleneck for a combined total of 44% of the total response time...
  28. ncbi request reprint Extraluminal air. Diagnosis and significance
    K C Cho
    Department of Radiology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, Newark 07103
    Radiol Clin North Am 32:829-44. 1994
    ..This article reviews the more common causes of extraluminal gas collections and their manifestations both on plain films and other imaging studies when appropriate...
  29. ncbi request reprint Self-subsidization of educational expenses by senior radiology residents
    Gauri S Tilak
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, Level C 320, University Hospital, 150 Bergen Street, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Acad Radiol 14:105-9. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study is to document the degree of self-subsidization of educational expenses by senior radiology residents...
  30. ncbi request reprint Musings at the beginning of the hyper-CT era
    S R Baker
    Department of Radiology, New Jersey Medical School, 150 Bergen Street, Room C318, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Abdom Imaging 28:110-4. 2003
    ..These factors contribute to the radiation burden given to patients and the enhancement of risks for morbidity and mortality later in life...
  31. doi request reprint A grisly event in the Kenai Peninsula
    Michael Klodnicki
    UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, University Hospital, Newark, NJ 07003, USA
    Emerg Radiol 17:423-5. 2010
    ..The role of imaging in penetrating trauma to the face and skull base for guiding appropriate intervention is emphasized...
  32. ncbi request reprint Abdominal CT screening: inflated promises, serious concerns
    Stephen R Baker
    Department of Radiology, UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, 150 Bergen St, UH C320, Newark, NJ, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 180:27-30. 2003
  33. ncbi request reprint Counterpoint: Screening CT and modern economics
    Stephen R Baker
    Department of Radiology, UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, 150 Bergen St, UH C318, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 181:1195-6. 2003
  34. ncbi request reprint Another dose of dose
    Stephen R Baker
    Emerg Radiol 11:65-7. 2004
  35. ncbi request reprint First-year radiology residents not taking call
    Stephen R Baker
    Emerg Radiol 15:79-80; author reply 81-2. 2008
  36. ncbi request reprint Controversy concerning E.R. physician performance of procedures
    Stephen R Baker
    Emerg Radiol 13:1-2. 2006
  37. ncbi request reprint Seeking an academic department chairperson
    Stephen R Baker
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 183:244; author reply 244-5. 2004
  38. ncbi request reprint AAA--abdominal aortic altruism
    Shantie Harkisoon
    Emerg Radiol 11:1. 2004
  39. ncbi request reprint Call back or else
    Stephen R Baker
    Emerg Radiol 10:233-4. 2004
  40. ncbi request reprint Sickle crisis
    Stephen R Baker
    Emerg Radiol 10:167. 2004
  41. ncbi request reprint Teleradiology: from the confines of place to the freedom of space
    Stephen R Baker
    Emerg Radiol 11:125-6. 2005
  42. ncbi request reprint Emergency radiology and the press: an often immiscible interface
    Stephen R Baker
    Emerg Radiol 12:147-9. 2006
  43. ncbi request reprint Radiology residencies: disasters and preparedness
    Stephen R Baker
    Emerg Radiol 13:57-9. 2006