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Vijay M. Rao, MD, FACR

Contact Dr. Rao

132 South 10th Street
Suite 1087, Main Building
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-4804
(215) 955-6751 fax

Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. The Choosing Wisely initiative of the American Board of Internal Medicine Foundation: What will its impact be on radiology practice?
  2. Analysis of radiologists' imaging workload trends by place of service
  3. Ensuring the future of radiology: How to respond to the threats
  4. The recent reversal of the growth trend in MRI: A harbinger of the future?
  5. The declining radiology job market: How should radiologists respond?
  6. Recent reimbursement changes and their effect on hospital and private office use of myocardial perfusion imaging
  7. The recent downturn in utilization of CT: The start of a new trend?
  8. The overuse of diagnostic imaging and the choosing wisely initiative
  9. The sharp reductions in medicare payments for noninvasive diagnostic imaging in recent years: Will they satisfy the federal policymakers?
  10. Who collects professional fees for neuroradiology interpretation, radiologists or nonradiologists?
  11. Radiology report comparator: A novel method to augment resident education
  12. Dramatically increased musculoskeletal ultrasound utilization from 2000 to 2009, especially by podiatrists in private offices
  13. Percutaneous needle vs surgical breast biopsy: Previous allegations of overuse of surgery are in error
  14. Trends in the utilization of outpatient advanced imaging after the deficit reduction act
  15. Noncardiac point-of-care ultrasound by nonradiologist physicians: How widespread is it?
  16. Trends in utilization rates of the various imaging modalities in emergency departments: Nationwide Medicare data from 2000 to 2008
  17. Putting the light (not the heat) back into radiology morbidity and mortality conferences
  18. The value-added services of hospital-based radiology groups
  19. Placement and removal of inferior vena cava filters: National trends in the medicare population
  20. Volume of neuroradiology studies read by neurologists: Implications for fellowship training