Gilbert L Raff

Summary

Affiliation: William Beaumont Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Coronary angiography by computed tomography: coronary imaging evolves
    Gilbert L Raff
    Ministrelli Center for Advanced Cardiovascular Imaging, Cardiology Division, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:1830-3. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of noninvasive coronary angiography using 64-slice spiral computed tomography
    Gilbert L Raff
    Cardiology Division, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48380, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:552-7. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Radiation dose from coronary CT angiography: five years of progress
    Gilbert L Raff
    William Beaumont Hospital, 3601 W 13 Mile Road, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr 4:365-74. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Radiation dose from cardiac computed tomography before and after implementation of radiation dose-reduction techniques
    Gilbert L Raff
    Cardiology Division, William Beaumont Hospital, 3601 W 13 Mile Rd, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    JAMA 301:2340-8. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Interpreting the evidence: how accurate is coronary computed tomography angiography?
    Gilbert L Raff
    Ministrelli Center for Advanced Cardiovascular Imaging, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr 1:73-7. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Microvascular obstruction and myocardial function after acute myocardial infarction: assessment by using contrast-enhanced cine MR imaging
    Gilbert L Raff
    Cardiology Division, Department of Internal Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, 3601 W 13 Mile Rd, Royal Oak, MI 48073 6769, USA
    Radiology 240:529-36. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Progressive radiation dose reduction from coronary computed tomography angiography in a statewide collaborative quality improvement program: results from the Advanced Cardiovascular Imaging Consortium
    Kavitha M Chinnaiyan
    Cardiology Division, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI
    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging 6:646-54. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of multi-slice coronary computed tomography for evaluation of acute chest pain
    James A Goldstein
    William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:863-71. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Use of multislice CT for the evaluation of emergency room patients with chest pain: the so-called "triple rule-out"
    Michael J Gallagher
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 71:92-9. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Comparative diagnostic yield and 3-month outcomes of "triple rule-out" and standard protocol coronary CT angiography in the evaluation of acute chest pain
    Ryan D Madder
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, 3601 W 13 Mile Road, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr 5:165-71. 2011

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Coronary angiography by computed tomography: coronary imaging evolves
    Gilbert L Raff
    Ministrelli Center for Advanced Cardiovascular Imaging, Cardiology Division, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:1830-3. 2007
    ..Clinical studies are now available supporting the use of this method in selected diagnostic situations, particularly when the exclusion of coronary artery disease is of paramount clinical concern...
  2. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of noninvasive coronary angiography using 64-slice spiral computed tomography
    Gilbert L Raff
    Cardiology Division, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48380, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:552-7. 2005
    ..The aim of our study was to evaluate the diagnostic accuracy of multislice computed tomography (MSCT) coronary angiography using a new 64-slice scanner...
  3. doi request reprint Radiation dose from coronary CT angiography: five years of progress
    Gilbert L Raff
    William Beaumont Hospital, 3601 W 13 Mile Road, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr 4:365-74. 2010
    ..The current challenge is to continue the past rate of progress by incorporating research into practice and to facilitate improved technology...
  4. doi request reprint Radiation dose from cardiac computed tomography before and after implementation of radiation dose-reduction techniques
    Gilbert L Raff
    Cardiology Division, William Beaumont Hospital, 3601 W 13 Mile Rd, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    JAMA 301:2340-8. 2009
    ..Cardiac computed tomography angiography (CCTA) can accurately diagnose coronary artery disease, but radiation dose from this procedure is of concern...
  5. doi request reprint Interpreting the evidence: how accurate is coronary computed tomography angiography?
    Gilbert L Raff
    Ministrelli Center for Advanced Cardiovascular Imaging, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr 1:73-7. 2007
    ..CTA less accurately shows lesion severity, and intermediate-grade lesions require physiologic evaluation. Clinical studies support the effectiveness of CTA for exclusion of significant coronary disease...
  6. ncbi request reprint Microvascular obstruction and myocardial function after acute myocardial infarction: assessment by using contrast-enhanced cine MR imaging
    Gilbert L Raff
    Cardiology Division, Department of Internal Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, 3601 W 13 Mile Rd, Royal Oak, MI 48073 6769, USA
    Radiology 240:529-36. 2006
    ..There was no significant difference between myocardial function parameters before and after contrast material enhancement. Contrast-enhanced cine MR imaging reduced imaging time by 34% (11 of 32 minutes) and improved spatial resolution...
  7. doi request reprint Progressive radiation dose reduction from coronary computed tomography angiography in a statewide collaborative quality improvement program: results from the Advanced Cardiovascular Imaging Consortium
    Kavitha M Chinnaiyan
    Cardiology Division, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI
    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging 6:646-54. 2013
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  8. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of multi-slice coronary computed tomography for evaluation of acute chest pain
    James A Goldstein
    William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:863-71. 2007
    ..This study sought to compare the safety, diagnostic efficacy, and efficiency of multi-slice computed tomography (MSCT) with standard diagnostic evaluation of low-risk acute chest pain patients...
  9. ncbi request reprint Use of multislice CT for the evaluation of emergency room patients with chest pain: the so-called "triple rule-out"
    Michael J Gallagher
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 71:92-9. 2008
    ..This article provides an overview of CCTA, and reviews the clinical evidence supporting the use of this technique for triage of patients with acute chest pain...
  10. doi request reprint Comparative diagnostic yield and 3-month outcomes of "triple rule-out" and standard protocol coronary CT angiography in the evaluation of acute chest pain
    Ryan D Madder
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, 3601 W 13 Mile Road, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr 5:165-71. 2011
    ..Triple rule-out" CT angiography simultaneously evaluates coronary artery disease, pulmonary embolism, and aortic dissection in a single imaging examination. However, the clinical outcomes of this approach are unknown...
  11. doi request reprint Coronary computed tomography angiography after stress testing: results from a multicenter, statewide registry, ACIC (Advanced Cardiovascular Imaging Consortium)
    Kavitha M Chinnaiyan
    William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 59:688-95. 2012
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  12. doi request reprint The CT-STAT (Coronary Computed Tomographic Angiography for Systematic Triage of Acute Chest Pain Patients to Treatment) trial
    James A Goldstein
    William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 58:1414-22. 2011
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  13. doi request reprint Rationale, design, and goals of the Advanced Cardiovascular Imaging Consortium (ACIC): A Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan collaborative quality improvement project
    Kavitha M Chinnaiyan
    William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Am Heart J 163:346-53. 2012
    ..The Advanced Cardiovascular Imaging Consortium (ACIC) is a statewide, multicenter collaborative quality initiative with the intent to establish quality and appropriate use of CCTA in Michigan...
  14. ncbi request reprint The diagnostic accuracy of 64-slice computed tomography coronary angiography compared with stress nuclear imaging in emergency department low-risk chest pain patients
    Michael J Gallagher
    Department of Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 49:125-36. 2007
    ..We compared the accuracy of multidetector computed tomography (CT) coronary angiography with stress nuclear imaging for the detection of an acute coronary syndrome or 30-day major adverse cardiac events in low-risk chest pain patients...
  15. doi request reprint Cardiac CT in the emergency department
    Kavitha M Chinnaiyan
    Department of Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Cardiol Clin 27:587-96. 2009
    ..This article reviews the application of CT for the evaluation of acute chest pain the emergency department...
  16. doi request reprint Improved noninvasive coronary angiography in morbidly obese patients with dual-source computed tomography
    Kavitha M Chinnaiyan
    Division of Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, 3601 W 13 Mile Road, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr 3:35-42. 2009
    ..Morbidly obese persons (body mass index [BMI; in kg/m(2)] >or= 40) have an increased risk of cardiovascular morbidity and mortality but have reduced accuracy with conventional cardiac testing and coronary CT angiography (CCTA)...
  17. doi request reprint CT dose reduction using prospectively triggered or fast-pitch spiral technique employed in cardiothoracic imaging (the CT dose study)
    Kavitha M Chinnaiyan
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, 3601 W 13 Mile Road, Royal Oak, MI, USA Electronic address
    J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr 8:205-14. 2014
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  18. ncbi request reprint Interventional therapy of the acute coronary syndromes
    Gilbert L Raff
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Prog Cardiovasc Dis 44:455-68. 2002
    ..In their absence, medical therapy can be pursued, unless recurrent ischemia occurs. When the patient's condition is stable, evaluation by stress testing can be used to guide further decisions...
  19. doi request reprint Triple Rule Out Versus Coronary CT Angiography in Patients With Acute Chest Pain: Results From the ACIC Consortium
    Alfred C Burris
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan
    JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 8:817-25. 2015
    ..This study sought to evaluate the diagnostic yield of triple rule out (TRO) versus coronary computed tomography angiography (CTA) scanning in patients with acute chest pain enrolled in a large statewide registry...
  20. doi request reprint β-Blocker premedication does not increase the frequency of allergic reactions from coronary CT angiography: Results from the Advanced Cardiovascular Imaging Consortium
    Anshul Aggarwal
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Beaumont Health System, 3601 W 13 Mile Road, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr 9:270-7. 2015
    ..Blockers are often used for heart rate control during coronary CT angiography (CTA). Increased frequency and severity of allergic reactions to radiocontrast media (RCM) have been reported with concomitant use of β-blockers...
  21. ncbi request reprint Coronary CT angiography after stress testing: an efficient use of resources? Implications of the Advanced Cardiovascular Imaging Consortium (ACIC) results
    Kavitha M Chinnaiyan
    J Nucl Cardiol 19:649-57. 2012
    ..In this context, we will discuss the implications of the recently published data from the Advanced Cardiovascular Imaging Consortium registry looking at the use of CCTA after stress testing in Michigan...
  22. doi request reprint Coronary CT Angiography in the Emergency Department: Current Status
    Kavitha M Chinnaiyan
    Department of Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, 3601 W 13 Mile Road, Royal Oak, MI, 48073, USA
    Curr Treat Options Cardiovasc Med 18:62. 2016
    ..In this review, we examine the data for the use of coronary CTA in acute chest pain, novel applications of the technology, and best practice for its use in the ED...
  23. doi request reprint Vascular endothelial growth factor-165 gene therapy promotes cardiomyogenesis in reperfused myocardial infarction
    Mayra Guerrero
    Division of Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan, USA
    J Interv Cardiol 21:242-51. 2008
    ..It is unknown whether this effect is present in reperfused MI. We sought to investigate the effect of VEGF-165 gene therapy on cardiomyogenesis after reperfused MI...
  24. ncbi request reprint Use of multidetector computed tomography for the assessment of acute chest pain: a consensus statement of the North American Society of Cardiac Imaging and the European Society of Cardiac Radiology
    Arthur E Stillman
    Department of Radiology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Eur Radiol 17:2196-207. 2007
  25. ncbi request reprint Use of multidetector computed tomography for the assessment of acute chest pain: a consensus statement of the North American Society of Cardiac Imaging and the European Society of Cardiac Radiology
    Arthur E Stillman
    Department of Radiology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 23:415-27. 2007