Paul Cronin

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint How to report a research study
    Paul Cronin
    Division of Cardiothoracic Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Michigan Hospitals, B1 132G Taubman Center 5302, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 Electronic address
    Acad Radiol 21:1088-116. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint How to critically appraise the clinical literature
    Paul Cronin
    Division of Cardiothoracic Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Michigan Hospitals, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 Electronic address
    Acad Radiol 21:1117-28. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Asymmetric expansion of aortic aneurysms on computed tomography imaging
    Paul Cronin
    Department of Radiology, Division of Cardiothoracic Radiology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5302, USA
    J Vasc Surg 57:390-398.e3. 2013
  4. doi request reprint The normal distribution of thoracoabdominal aorta small branch artery ostia
    Paul Cronin
    Department of Radiology, Division of Cardiothoracic Radiology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5030, USA
    Eur J Radiol 80:e563-70. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Aortic branch artery pseudoaneurysms accompanying aortic dissection. Part III: natural history
    Paul Cronin
    Division of Cardiothoracic Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Michigan Medical Center, B1 132G Taubman Center 5302, 1500 E Medical Center Dr, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5030, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 23:859-865.e3. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Normative analysis of pulmonary vein drainage patterns on multidetector CT with measurements of pulmonary vein ostial diameter and distance to first bifurcation
    Paul Cronin
    Department of Radiology, Division of Thoracic Radiology, University of Michigan Medical Center, B1 132F Taubman Center 0302, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0030, USA
    Acad Radiol 14:178-88. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Reliability of MDCT in characterizing pulmonary venous drainage, diameter and distance to first bifurcation: an interobserver study
    Paul Cronin
    Department of Radiology, Division of Cardiothoracic Radiology, B1 132F Taubman Center 0302, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0030, USA
    Acad Radiol 14:437-44. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Normal and accessory fissures of the lung: evaluation with contiguous volumetric thin-section multidetector CT
    Paul Cronin
    Department of Radiology, Division of Cardiothoracic Radiology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Eur J Radiol 75:e1-8. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Reliability of MDCT measurements of pulmonary vein ostial diameter and distance to first bifurcation: an interobserver study comparing radiologists with a semiautomated software
    Paul Cronin
    Department of Radiology, Division of Thoracic Radiology, University of Michigan Hospitals, B1 132F Taubman Center 5302, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5030, USA
    Eur Radiol 18:584-91. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Solitary pulmonary nodules: meta-analytic comparison of cross-sectional imaging modalities for diagnosis of malignancy
    Paul Cronin
    Department of Radiology, University of Michigan Medical Center, B1 132F Taubman Center 0302, 1500 E Medical Center Dr, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0030, USA
    Radiology 246:772-82. 2008

Detail Information

Publications45

  1. ncbi request reprint How to report a research study
    Paul Cronin
    Division of Cardiothoracic Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Michigan Hospitals, B1 132G Taubman Center 5302, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 Electronic address
    Acad Radiol 21:1088-116. 2014
    ..We also hope that this article can be used in academic programs to educate the faculty and trainees of the available resources to improve our health research. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint How to critically appraise the clinical literature
    Paul Cronin
    Division of Cardiothoracic Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Michigan Hospitals, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 Electronic address
    Acad Radiol 21:1117-28. 2014
    ..We also hope that this article can be used in academic programs to educate the faculty and trainees of the available resources to improve critical appraisal of health research. ..
  3. doi request reprint Asymmetric expansion of aortic aneurysms on computed tomography imaging
    Paul Cronin
    Department of Radiology, Division of Cardiothoracic Radiology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5302, USA
    J Vasc Surg 57:390-398.e3. 2013
    ..To investigate whether wall growth during aneurysm development spares the aortic wall between the intercostal or lumbar arteries or, alternatively, is uniform around the circumference...
  4. doi request reprint The normal distribution of thoracoabdominal aorta small branch artery ostia
    Paul Cronin
    Department of Radiology, Division of Cardiothoracic Radiology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5030, USA
    Eur J Radiol 80:e563-70. 2011
    ..Mediastinal branches of the thoracic aorta originate from the medial and anterior wall. Knowing the location of aortic branch artery ostia may help distinguish branch artery pseudoaneurysms from penetrating ulcers...
  5. doi request reprint Aortic branch artery pseudoaneurysms accompanying aortic dissection. Part III: natural history
    Paul Cronin
    Division of Cardiothoracic Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Michigan Medical Center, B1 132G Taubman Center 5302, 1500 E Medical Center Dr, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5030, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 23:859-865.e3. 2012
    ..To document the natural history of branch artery pseudoaneurysms (BAPs), which are sequelae of aortic dissection with false lumen thrombosis that have been distinguished anatomically from penetrating ulcers...
  6. ncbi request reprint Normative analysis of pulmonary vein drainage patterns on multidetector CT with measurements of pulmonary vein ostial diameter and distance to first bifurcation
    Paul Cronin
    Department of Radiology, Division of Thoracic Radiology, University of Michigan Medical Center, B1 132F Taubman Center 0302, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0030, USA
    Acad Radiol 14:178-88. 2007
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  7. ncbi request reprint Reliability of MDCT in characterizing pulmonary venous drainage, diameter and distance to first bifurcation: an interobserver study
    Paul Cronin
    Department of Radiology, Division of Cardiothoracic Radiology, B1 132F Taubman Center 0302, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0030, USA
    Acad Radiol 14:437-44. 2007
    ..To evaluate the interobserver agreement of readers in evaluating pulmonary venous anatomy and in measuring pulmonary vein ostial diameters and distance to first bifurcation...
  8. doi request reprint Normal and accessory fissures of the lung: evaluation with contiguous volumetric thin-section multidetector CT
    Paul Cronin
    Department of Radiology, Division of Cardiothoracic Radiology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Eur J Radiol 75:e1-8. 2010
    ..0). The prevalence of fissures on MDCT, equivalent to autopsy studies, visualizing fissures as a thin line and high interobserver agreement is probably due to the high sensitivity of MDCT, secondary to thin-section volumetric imaging...
  9. ncbi request reprint Reliability of MDCT measurements of pulmonary vein ostial diameter and distance to first bifurcation: an interobserver study comparing radiologists with a semiautomated software
    Paul Cronin
    Department of Radiology, Division of Thoracic Radiology, University of Michigan Hospitals, B1 132F Taubman Center 5302, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5030, USA
    Eur Radiol 18:584-91. 2008
    ..There is good interobserver agreement when measuring the major pulmonary vein diameters. Measurements of distances to first bifurcation were less reliable across readers and the readers and the semiautomated software...
  10. ncbi request reprint Solitary pulmonary nodules: meta-analytic comparison of cross-sectional imaging modalities for diagnosis of malignancy
    Paul Cronin
    Department of Radiology, University of Michigan Medical Center, B1 132F Taubman Center 0302, 1500 E Medical Center Dr, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0030, USA
    Radiology 246:772-82. 2008
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  11. doi request reprint The role of multidetector computed tomography angiography for the diagnosis of pulmonary embolism
    Paul Cronin
    Department of Radiology, Division of Cardiothoracic Radiology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5030, USA
    Semin Nucl Med 38:418-31. 2008
    ..Also, the question whether all PE patients need anticoagulation, the clinical effect of follow-up imaging, and the accuracy of different clinical prediction rules, remains...
  12. ncbi request reprint Solitary pulmonary nodules and masses: a meta-analysis of the diagnostic utility of alternative imaging tests
    Paul Cronin
    Department of Radiology, Division of Cardiothoracic Radiology, University of Michigan Medical Center, B1 132F Taubman Center 0302, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109 0030, USA
    Eur Radiol 18:1840-56. 2008
    ..Given the low cost and prevalence of the technology, SPECT appears to be the leading choice for additional testing in SPN evaluation...
  13. ncbi request reprint Influence of population prevalences on numbers of false positives: an overlooked entity
    Paul Cronin
    Department of Radiology, Division of Cardiothoracic Radiology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, 48109 5302, USA
    Acad Radiol 18:1087-93. 2011
    ..Disease prevalence alters the number of true positives (TP), true negatives (TN), false negatives (FN), and false positives (FP), even if the sensitivity and specificity of a test stays the same...
  14. ncbi request reprint Measurements of pulmonary vein ostial diameter and distance to first bifurcation: a comparison of different measurement methods
    Paul Cronin
    Department of Radiology, Division of Cardiothoracic Radiology, University of Michigan Hospitals, B1 132G Taubman Center 0302, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5030, USA
    Eur J Radiol 71:61-8. 2009
    ..However, from a clinical perspective, differences were negligible; therefore, the clinician may confidently use any of the three measurement methods presented...
  15. ncbi request reprint MDCT of the left atrium and pulmonary veins in planning radiofrequency ablation for atrial fibrillation: a how-to guide
    Paul Cronin
    Department of Radiology, Division of Thoracic Radiology, University of Michigan Health Systems, B1 132F Taubman Center, 1500 E Medical Center Dr, TC 2910, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 183:767-78. 2004
  16. ncbi request reprint Aortic branch artery pseudoaneurysms accompanying aortic dissection. Part II. Distinction from penetrating atherosclerotic ulcers
    David M Williams
    Department of Radiology, Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, University of Michigan Medical Center, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0326, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 17:773-81. 2006
    ..The present study was performed to test the hypotheses that pseudoaneurysms and ulcers differ in their distribution around the aorta and that the distribution of pseudoaneurysms is similar to that of small aortic branch arteries...
  17. doi request reprint Reference normal absolute and indexed values from ECG-gated MDCT: left atrial volume, function, and diameter
    Jadranka Stojanovska
    Department of Radiology, Division of Cardiothoracic Radiology, University of Michigan Health System, 1500 E Medical Center Dr, UH B1 132 Taubman Box 0302, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0302, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 197:631-7. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to retrospectively determine CT-based normal reference values of left atrial volume, function, and diameter normalized by age, sex, and body surface area...
  18. ncbi request reprint Metastatic shoulder liposarcoma to the right ventricle: CT findings
    Aamer Chughtai
    Department of Radiology, Division of Cardiothoracic Radiology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Thorac Imaging 22:195-8. 2007
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  19. ncbi request reprint Cardiac pseudosarcomatous fibromyxoid tumor: a review of the literature
    Aamer Chughtai
    Division of Thoracic Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 29:749-51. 2005
    ..No recurrence or metastatic disease has been reported after resection of PFTs elsewhere in the body, and this tumor seems to have a benign clinical course...
  20. ncbi request reprint Multidetector row CT pulmonary angiography and indirect venography for the diagnosis of venous thromboembolic disease in intensive care unit patients
    Aine M Kelly
    Department of Radiology, Division of Thoracic Radiology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0030, USA
    Acad Radiol 13:486-95. 2006
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Aortic branch artery pseudoaneurysms accompanying aortic dissection. Part I. Pseudoaneurysm anatomy
    David M Williams
    Department of Radiology, Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, University of Michigan Medical Center, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0326, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 17:765-71. 2006
    ..The purpose of this report is to describe angiographic and autopsy studies that establish the nature of this entity and describe the principal CT features distinguishing it from a penetrating ulcer...
  22. ncbi request reprint Lung transplantation imaging in the adult
    Aamer Chughtai
    Department of Radiology, Division of Thoracic Radiology, University of Michigan Medical Center, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Semin Roentgenol 41:26-35. 2006
  23. doi request reprint Challenges, controversies, and hot topics in pulmonary embolism imaging
    Gelareh Sadigh
    Department of Radiology, University of Michigan Hospitals, Taubman Center, Ann Arbor, 48109 5302, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 196:497-515. 2011
    ....
  24. doi request reprint How to perform a critically appraised topic: part 2, appraise, evaluate, generate, and recommend
    Aine Marie Kelly
    Department of Radiology, Division of Cardiothoracic Radiology, University of Michigan Medical Center, University of Michigan Hospitals, Ann Arbor, 48109 5302, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 197:1048-55. 2011
    ....
  25. doi request reprint Computed tomography imaging of left atrium and pulmonary veins for radiofrequency ablation of atrial fibrillation
    Jadranka Stojanovska
    Department of Radiology, Division of Cardiothoracic Radiology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0030, USA
    Semin Roentgenol 43:154-66. 2008
  26. ncbi request reprint Value-based insurance design: barriers to implementation in radiology
    Aine Marie Kelly
    Department of Radiology, Division of Cardiothoracic Radiology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, 48109 5302, USA
    Acad Radiol 18:1115-22. 2011
    ..In this article, we summarize the barriers to implementation and outline potential solutions, with particular regard to radiology...
  27. ncbi request reprint Left Atrial Function and Maximum Volume as Determined by MDCT Are Independently Associated with Atrial Fibrillation
    Jadranka Stojanovska
    Department of Radiology, University of Michigan Hospitals, B1 132H Taubman, Center 5302, 1500 E Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109 5302 Electronic address
    Acad Radiol 21:1162-71. 2014
    ..To assess whether left atrial (LA) volume, function, and diameter as determined by multidetector computed tomography (MDCT) are associated with the presence and chronicity of atrial fibrillation (AF)...
  28. ncbi request reprint A biologic basis for asymmetric growth in descending thoracic aortic aneurysms: a role for matrix metalloproteinase 9 and 2
    Indranil Sinha
    Section of Vascular Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0329, USA
    J Vasc Surg 43:342-8. 2006
    ....
  29. doi request reprint Breast cancer sentinel node identification and classification after neoadjuvant chemotherapy-systematic review and meta analysis
    Aine M Kelly
    Division of Cardiothoracic Imaging, Department of Radiology, University of Michigan, 1500 East Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Acad Radiol 16:551-63. 2009
    ..Breast cancer is the leading cause of mortality in women worldwide. Lymphatic mapping with sentinel node biopsy has the potential to reduce the morbidity associated with breast cancer staging in women after neoadjuvant therapy...
  30. ncbi request reprint Preoperative MR angiography in free fibula flap transfer for head and neck cancer: clinical application and influence on surgical decision making
    Aine M Kelly
    Department of Radiology, University of Michigan, University of Michigan Hospitals, B1 132 H Taubman Center, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0030, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 188:268-74. 2007
    ..We review the fibular free flap surgical procedure to illustrate the usefulness of preoperative lower limb MR angiography and to show how calf vascular anatomy on MR angiography affects patient surgical management...
  31. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis: effectiveness of drugs for preventing contrast-induced nephropathy
    Aine M Kelly
    Department of Radiology, Division of Cardiothoracic Imaging, University of Michigan and Veteran Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Ann Intern Med 148:284-94. 2008
    ..N-Acetylcysteine, theophylline, and other agents have shown inconsistent results in reducing contrast-induced nephropathy...
  32. ncbi request reprint Dependent venous contrast pooling and layering: a sign of imminent cardiogenic shock
    Chris Roth
    Department of Radiology, University of Michigan Health Systems and University of Michigan Hospitals, B1 132F Taubman Center, 1500 E Medical Center Dr, TC 2910, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 186:1116-9. 2006
  33. doi request reprint Comparative effectiveness of imaging modalities for the diagnosis of upper and lower urinary tract malignancy: a critically appraised topic
    Seyed Amirhossein Razavi
    Department of Radiology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, 48109 5302, USA
    Acad Radiol 19:1134-40. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to critically appraise and compare the diagnostic performance of imaging modalities that are used for the diagnosis of upper and lower/bladder urinary tract cancer, transitional cell carcinoma (TCC)...
  34. doi request reprint How to write a critically appraised topic (CAT)
    Gelareh Sadigh
    Division of Cardiothoracic Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Michigan Health System, University of Michigan B1 132G Taubman Center 5302, 1500 East Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5302, USA
    Acad Radiol 19:872-88. 2012
    ..In this review, we explain the five steps involved in writing a CAT for a clinical purpose ("Ask," "Search," "Appraise," "Apply," and "Evaluate") and introduce some of the useful electronic resources available to help in creating CATs...
  35. ncbi request reprint Preoperative imaging in heart and lung transplantation in the adult
    Aamer Chughtai
    Department of Radiology, Division of Thoracic Radiology, University of Michigan Medical Center, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Semin Roentgenol 41:7-15. 2006
  36. ncbi request reprint Heart transplantation imaging in the adult
    Aamer Chughtai
    Department of Radiology, Division of Thoracic Radiology, University of Michigan Medical Center, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Semin Roentgenol 41:16-25. 2006
  37. doi request reprint How to perform a critically appraised topic: part 1, ask, search, and apply
    Aine Marie Kelly
    Department of Radiology, Division of Cardiothoracic Radiology, University of Michigan Medical Center, University of Michigan Hospitals, Ann Arbor, 48109 5302, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 197:1039-47. 2011
    ....
  38. doi request reprint Setting up, maintaining and evaluating an evidence based radiology journal club: the University of Michigan experience
    Aine M Kelly
    Division of Cardiothoracic Imaging, Department of Radiology, University of Michigan Hospitals, B1 132K Taubman Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0030, USA
    Acad Radiol 17:1073-8. 2010
    ..The authors welcome feedback from readers who have been involved in evidence-based imaging journal clubs to share their experiences, good and bad...
  39. doi request reprint Rationing and health care reform: not a question of if, but when
    Aine Marie Kelly
    Department of Radiology, Division of Cardiothoracic Radiology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 5302, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 8:830-7. 2011
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Junior faculty satisfaction in a large academic radiology department
    Aine M Kelly
    Department of Radiology, Division of Thoracic Radiology, University of Michigan Hospitals, B1 132K Taubman Center, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0030, USA
    Acad Radiol 14:445-54. 2007
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Introduction to value-based insurance design
    Aine Marie Kelly
    Department of Radiology, Division of Cardiothoracic Radiology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 5302, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 5:1118-24. 2008
    ..The authors summarize the principles of value-based insurance design and review examples of its implementation in other areas of medicine...
  42. ncbi request reprint MRI features of hidradenitis suppurativa and review of the literature
    Aine M Kelly
    Department of Radiology, University of Michigan, University of Michigan Hospitals, B1 132 H Taubman Center, 1500 E Medical Center Dr, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0030, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 185:1201-4. 2005
  43. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary epithelioid hemangioendothelioma: an unusual case and a review of the literature
    Paul Cronin
    Department of Radiology, Division of Thoracic Radiology, University of Michigan Medical School, 1150 West Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Chest 125:789-93. 2004
    ..The prognosis is very unpredictable, with life expectancy ranging from 1 to 15 years. There is no single effective treatment, though spontaneous regression and response to chemotherapy and interferon are reported...
  44. ncbi request reprint Computed tomography findings of gaseous necrosis in epithelial ovarian cancer: a report of three cases
    Paul Cronin
    Department of Clinical Radiology, St James s University Hospital, Beckett Street, Leeds LS9 7TF, United Kingdom
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 26:740-2. 2002
    ..We report three cases of ovarian adenocarcinoma that on CT showed evidence of gross gaseous necrosis, mimicking a pelvic abscess...
  45. ncbi request reprint 2D or not 2D that is the question, but 3D is the answer
    Paul Cronin
    Acad Radiol 14:769-71. 2007