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Olga-Rachel Brook, M.D.

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Biography
2011
RSNA Roentgen Fellow Research Award
2011
Risa and Felix Fleischner Young Investigator Award
2012
Society of Body CT and MRI Cum Laude award
2016
Faculty Humanism Award
2018
Morris Simon Award for Clinical Innovation

Overview
Research interests:
- Quality improvement in Diagnostic Radiology
- Quality and safety improvement in Interventional Radiology
- Disease-specific structured reporting in Radiology
- Engineering improved patients outcomes in imaging and interventions

Clinical interests:
- Women’s imaging and interventions – uterine artery embolization, pelvic congestion syndrome, fallopian tube recanalization
- CT-guided interventions

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  1. Shergill AK, Camacho A, Horowitz JM, Jha P, Ascher S, Berchmans E, Slama J, Nougaret S, Wasnik AP, Robbins JB, Dighe MK, Wang CL, Nimhuircheartaigh JM, Phillips J, Menias C, Brook OR. Imaging of transgender patients: expected findings and complications of gender reassignment therapy. Abdom Radiol (NY). 2019 Jun 01. PMID: 31154481.
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  2. Franconeri A, Boos J, Fang J, Shenoy-Bhangle A, Perillo M, Wei CJ, Garrett L, Esselen K, Fong L, Brook OR. Adnexal mass staging CT with a disease-specific structured report compared to simple structured report. Eur Radiol. 2019 Feb 28. PMID: 30820722.
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  3. Luo M, Berkowitz S, Nguyen Q, Yam CS, Faintuch S, Ahmed M, Collares F, Sarwar A, Weinstein JL, Brook OR. Electronic IR Group Peer Review and Learning Performed during Daily Clinical Rounds. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2019 Apr; 30(4):594-600. PMID: 30824305.
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  4. Franconeri A, Fang J, Brook A, Brook OR. Asymptomatic Endometrial Thickening of 8 mm or Greater on Postcontrast Computed Tomography in Postmenopausal Women Is a Predictor of Endometrial Cancer. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2019 Jan/Feb; 43(1):136-142. PMID: 30371608.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  5. Sarwar A, Hostage CA, Weinstein JL, Kim G, Novack V, Chakrala N, Park Y, Brook OR, Ahmed M. Causes and Rates of 30-day Readmissions after Percutaneous Transhepatic Biliary Drainage Procedure. Radiology. 2019 Mar; 290(3):722-729. PMID: 30599096.
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  6. Siewert B, Brook OR, Swedeen S, Eisenberg RL, Hochman M. Overcoming Human Barriers to Safety Event Reporting in Radiology. Radiographics. 2019 Jan-Feb; 39(1):251-263. PMID: 30620702.
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  7. Siewert B, Hochman M, Eisenberg RL, Swedeen S, Brook OR. Acing the Joint Commission Regulatory Visit: Running an Effective and Compliant Safety Program. Radiographics. 2018 Oct; 38(6):1744-1760. PMID: 30303792.
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  8. Fang J, Franconeri A, Boos J, Nimhuircheartaigh J, Zhang Z, Brook A, Brook OR. Opportunistic Bone Density Measurement on Abdomen and Pelvis Computed Tomography to Predict Fracture Risk in Women Aged 50 to 64 Years Without Osteoporosis Risk Factors. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2018 Sep/Oct; 42(5):798-806. PMID: 29659427.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  9. Jo PC, Cabral FC, Sahin A, Camacho A, Brook A, Brook OR. Split-bolus single scan CTA for evaluation of mesenteric ischemia. Abdom Radiol (NY). 2018 06; 43(6):1368-1378. PMID: 28986677.
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  10. Zhang D, Mihai G, Barbaras LG, Brook OR, Palmer MR. A new method for CT dose estimation by determining patient water equivalent diameter from localizer radiographs: Geometric transformation and calibration methods using readily available phantoms. Med Phys. 2018 Jul; 45(7):3371-3378. PMID: 29746705.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  11. Siewert B, Swedeen S, Brook OR, Eisenberg RL, Hochman M. Barriers to Safety Event Reporting in an Academic Radiology Department: Authority Gradients and Other Human Factors. Radiology. 2018 09; 288(3):693-698. PMID: 29762092.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  12. Sun MRM, Strickland CD, Tamjeedi B, Brook A, Mortele KJ, Brook OR, Kane RA, Siewert B. Utility of transabdominal ultrasound for surveillance of known pancreatic cystic lesions: prospective evaluation with MRI as reference standard. Abdom Radiol (NY). 2018 05; 43(5):1180-1192. PMID: 28765979.
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  13. Kudla AU, Brook OR. Quality and Efficiency Improvement Tools for Every Radiologist. Acad Radiol. 2018 06; 25(6):757-766. PMID: 29572048.
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  14. Nguyen Q, Sarwar A, Luo M, Berkowitz S, Ahmed M, Brook OR. Structured Reporting of IR Procedures: Effect on Report Compliance, Accuracy, and Satisfaction. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2018 03; 29(3):345-352. PMID: 29373245.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  15. Camacho A, Fang J, Cohen MP, Raptopoulos V, Brook OR. Split-bolus pancreas CTA protocol for local staging of pancreatic cancer and detection and characterization of liver lesions. Abdom Radiol (NY). 2018 02; 43(2):340-350. PMID: 29063133.
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  16. Siewert B, Millo NZ, Sahi K, Sheiman RG, Brook OR, Sun MRM, Kane RA. The Incidental Splenic Mass at CT: Does It Need Further Work-up? An Observational Study. Radiology. 2018 04; 287(1):156-166. PMID: 29369753.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  17. Fang J, Boos J, Cohen MP, Kruskal JB, Eisenberg R, Siewert B, Brook OR. Radiologists' Experience With Patient Interactions in the Era of Open Access of Patients to Radiology Reports. J Am Coll Radiol. 2018 Nov; 15(11):1573-1579. PMID: 29305077.
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  18. Franconeri A, Fang J, Carney B, Justaniah A, Miller L, Hur HC, King LP, Alammari R, Faintuch S, Mortele KJ, Brook OR. Structured vs narrative reporting of pelvic MRI for fibroids: clarity and impact on treatment planning. Eur Radiol. 2018 Jul; 28(7):3009-3017. PMID: 29247353.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  19. Nguyen Q, Mehta SV, Fang J, Sheiman R, Kane R, Ahmed M, Sarwar A, Siewert B, Brook OR. Thirty-day emergency room visits and hospital admissions after outpatient non-vascular image-guided procedures. Abdom Radiol (NY). 2017 10; 42(10):2538-2543. PMID: 28466184.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  20. Boos J, Raptopoulos V, Brook A, Brook OR. Split-bolus intravenous contrast material injection vs. single-bolus injection in patients following endovascular abdominal aortic repair (EVAR). Abdom Radiol (NY). 2017 10; 42(10):2551-2561. PMID: 28447108.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  21. Boos J, Brook OR, Fang J, Brook A, Levine D. Ovarian Cancer: Prevalence in Incidental Simple Adnexal Cysts Initially Identified in CT Examinations of the Abdomen and Pelvis. Radiology. 2018 01; 286(1):196-204. PMID: 28914598.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  22. Boos J, Fang J, Chingkoe CM, Perillo M, Smith M, Raptopoulos V, Brook OR. Split-Bolus Injection Producing Simultaneous Late Arterial and Portal Venous Phases in CT Enterography: Preliminary Results. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2017 Nov; 209(5):1056-1063. PMID: 28813197.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  23. Boos J, Brook OR, Fang J, Temin N, Brook A, Raptopoulos V. What Is the Optimal Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Sac Measurement on CT Images during Follow-up after Endovascular Repair? Radiology. 2017 12; 285(3):1032-1041. PMID: 28787262.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  24. Boos J, Yoo RJ, Steinkeler J, Ayata G, Ahmed M, Sarwar A, Weinstein J, Faintuch S, Brook OR. Fluoroscopic percutaneous brush cytology, forceps biopsy and both in tandem for diagnosis of malignant biliary obstruction. Eur Radiol. 2018 Feb; 28(2):522-529. PMID: 28779396.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  25. Boos J, Revah G, Brook OR, Rangaswamy B, Bhatt RS, Brook A, Raptopoulos V. CT Intensity Distribution Curve (Histogram) Analysis of Patients Undergoing Antiangiogenic Therapy for Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2017 Aug; 209(2):W85-W92. PMID: 28570097.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  26. Chen CK, Boos J, Sarwar A, O'Bryan-Alberts B, Ahmed M, Brook OR. Observation time after outpatient non-arterial interventional procedures: standards, safety, and outcomes. Abdom Radiol (NY). 2017 05; 42(5):1571-1578. PMID: 28097389.
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  27. Brook OR, Siewert B, Weinstein J, Ahmed M, Kruskal J. Measuring and improving the patient experience in radiology. Abdom Radiol (NY). 2017 04; 42(4):1259-1267. PMID: 27853849.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  28. Sarwar A, Zhou L, Chakrala N, Brook OR, Weinstein JL, Rosen MP, Ahmed M. The Relevance of Readmissions after Common IR Procedures: Readmission Rates and Association with Early Mortality. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2017 May; 28(5):629-636. PMID: 28291716.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  29. Boos J, Fang J, Heidinger BH, Raptopoulos V, Brook OR. Dual energy CT angiography: pros and cons of dual-energy metal artifact reduction algorithm in patients after endovascular aortic repair. Abdom Radiol (NY). 2017 03; 42(3):749-758. PMID: 27896386.
    Citations: 3     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  30. Fang J, Zhang D, Wilcox C, Heidinger B, Raptopoulos V, Brook A, Brook OR. Metal implants on CT: comparison of iterative reconstruction algorithms for reduction of metal artifacts with single energy and spectral CT scanning in a phantom model. Abdom Radiol (NY). 2017 03; 42(3):742-748. PMID: 28044188.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  31. Anderson TJT, Lu N, Brook OR. Disease-Specific Report Templates for Your Practice. J Am Coll Radiol. 2017 Aug; 14(8):1055-1057. PMID: 28223115.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  32. Boos J, Brook A, Chingkoe CM, Morrison T, Mortele K, Raptopoulos V, Pedrosa I, Brook OR. MDCT vs. MRI for incidental pancreatic cysts: measurement variability and impact on clinical management. Abdom Radiol (NY). 2017 02; 42(2):521-530. PMID: 27581431.
    Citations: 3     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  33. McGillen KL, Boos J, Nathavitharana R, Brook A, Sun MR, Siewert B, Raptopoulos V, Kane R, Sheiman R, Brook OR. Diagnostic yield and clinical impact of microbiologic diagnosis from CT-guided drainage in patients previously treated with empiric antibiotics. Abdom Radiol (NY). 2017 01; 42(1):298-305. PMID: 27654990.
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  34. Boos J, Fang J, Snell A, Hallett D, Siewert B, Eisenberg RL, Brook OR. Electronic Kiosks for Patient Satisfaction Survey in Radiology. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2017 Mar; 208(3):577-584. PMID: 28004975.
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  35. Sarwar A, Esparaz AM, Tapper EB, Brook OR, Grunwald D, Malik R, Ahmed M. Comparison of Vascular Plugs and Pushable Coils for Variceal Embolization After TIPS. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2017 Mar; 208(3):650-655. PMID: 27959638.
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  36. Sarwar A, Brook OR, Vaidya A, Sacks AC, Sacks BA, Goldberg SN, Ahmed M, Faintuch S. Clinical Outcomes following Percutaneous Radiofrequency Ablation of Unilateral Aldosterone-Producing Adenoma: Comparison with Adrenalectomy. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2016 Jul; 27(7):961-7. PMID: 27241391.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  37. Hussain JS, Rigas DA, Brook OR. Imaging of Obstetrical and Gynecological Infections. Semin Roentgenol. 2017 Apr; 52(2):90-94. PMID: 28606313.
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  38. Rigas DA, Brook OR. Image-Guided Treatment of Abdominal and Pelvic Abscesses. Semin Roentgenol. 2017 Apr; 52(2):95-100. PMID: 28606314.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  39. Sarwar A, Brook OR, Weinstein JL, Khwaja K, Ahmed M. Trans-Splenic Portal Vein Embolization: A Technique to Avoid Damage to the Future Liver Remnant. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2016 Oct; 39(10):1514-8. PMID: 27150803.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  40. Kung JW, Brook OR, Eisenberg RL, Slanetz PJ. How-I-Do-It: Teaching Root Cause Analysis. Acad Radiol. 2016 07; 23(7):881-4. PMID: 27150620.
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  41. Siewert B, Brook OR, Hochman M, Eisenberg RL. Impact of Communication Errors in Radiology on Patient Care, Customer Satisfaction, and Work-Flow Efficiency. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2016 Mar; 206(3):573-9. PMID: 26901014.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  42. Kruskal JB, Eisenberg RL, Brook O, Siewert B. Transitioning from peer review to peer learning for abdominal radiologists. Abdom Radiol (NY). 2016 Mar; 41(3):416-28. PMID: 26940330.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  43. Dunn DP, Brook OR, Brook A, Revah G, Jawadi S, Sun M, Lee KS, Mortele KJ. Measurement of pancreatic cystic lesions on magnetic resonance imaging: efficacy of standards in reducing inter-observer variability. Abdom Radiol (NY). 2016 Mar; 41(3):500-7. PMID: 27039321.
    Citations: 3     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  44. Brook OR, Kruskal JB, Eisenberg RL, Larson DB. Root Cause Analysis: Learning from Adverse Safety Events. Radiographics. 2015 Oct; 35(6):1655-67. PMID: 26466177.
    Citations: 6     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  45. Brook OR, Beddy P, Pahade J, Couto C, Brennan I, Patel P, Brook A, Pedrosa I. Delayed Growth in Incidental Pancreatic Cysts: Are the Current American College of Radiology Recommendations for Follow-up Appropriate? Radiology. 2016 Mar; 278(3):752-61. PMID: 26348231.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  46. Sarwar A, Ahn E, Brennan I, Brook OR, Faintuch S, Malik R, Khwaja K, Ahmed M. Utility of liver biopsy in predicting clinical outcomes after percutaneous angioplasty for hepatic venous obstruction in liver transplant patients. World J Hepatol. 2015 Jul 18; 7(14):1884-93. PMID: 26207170.
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  47. Brook OR, Thornton E, Mendiratta-Lala M, Mahadevan A, Raptopoulos V, Brook A, Najarian R, Sheiman R, Siewert B. CT Imaging Findings after Stereotactic Radiotherapy for Liver Tumors. Gastroenterol Res Pract. 2015; 2015:126245. PMID: 26221135.
    Citations: 2     
  48. Brook OR, Brook A, Vollmer CM, Kent TS, Sanchez N, Pedrosa I. Structured reporting of multiphasic CT for pancreatic cancer: potential effect on staging and surgical planning. Radiology. 2015 Feb; 274(2):464-72. PMID: 25286323.
    Citations: 17     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  49. Brook OR, Romero J, Brook A, Kruskal JB, Yam CS, Levine D. The complementary nature of peer review and quality assurance data collection. Radiology. 2015 Jan; 274(1):221-9. PMID: 25188432.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  50. Brook OR, Abadi S, Shreiber R, Engel A, Mendiratta-Lala M, Brook A, Sheiman RG. Calcium score: semiautomatic calculation using different vendors versus fully automatic software. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2014 May-Jun; 38(3):434-8. PMID: 24681862.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  51. Brook OR, Mullan CP, Mendiratta-Lala M, Joyce R, Sheiman R, Brook A, Siewert B. Pancreatic atrophy in patients with chronic graft-versus-host disease. Abdom Imaging. 2014 Apr; 39(2):342-7. PMID: 24441578.
    Citations: 3     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  52. Brook OR, Raptopoulos V. Response. Radiology. 2014 Mar; 270(3):937-8. PMID: 24712032.
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  53. Mendiratta-Lala M, Sheiman R, Brook OR, Gourtsoyianni S, Mahadevan A, Siewert B. CT-guided core biopsy and percutaneous fiducial seed placement in the lung: can these procedures be combined without an increase in complication rate or decrease in technical success? Eur J Radiol. 2014 Apr; 83(4):720-5. PMID: 24534120.
    Citations: 3     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  54. Asch E, Levine D, Brook OR. Fractured intrauterine device copper sheath with an intact polyethylene core. J Ultrasound Med. 2013 Oct; 32(10):1877-8. PMID: 24065270.
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  55. Brook OR, Abedin S, Mortele KJ. Magnetic resonance imaging of the postoperative pancreas. Semin Ultrasound CT MR. 2013 Aug; 34(4):325-35. PMID: 23895905.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  56. Sacks BA, Brook OR, Brennan IM. Adrenal venous sampling: promises and pitfalls. Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes. 2013 Jun; 20(3):180-5. PMID: 23571509.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  57. Brook OR, Gourtsoyianni S, Brook A, Siewert B, Kent T, Raptopoulos V. Split-bolus spectral multidetector CT of the pancreas: assessment of radiation dose and tumor conspicuity. Radiology. 2013 Oct; 269(1):139-48. PMID: 23674791.
    Citations: 9     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  58. Brook OR, Raptopoulos V. Response. Radiology. 2013 Feb; 266(2):687-8. PMID: 23479787.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  59. Wang Y, Ma Y, Zhu B. Metal artifact reduction software must be used with caution. Radiology. 2013 Feb; 266(2):687. PMID: 23362100.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  60. Siewert B, Brook OR, Mullins MM, Eisenberg RL, Kruskal JB. Practice policy and quality initiatives: strategies for optimizing staff safety in a radiology department. Radiographics. 2013 Jan-Feb; 33(1):245-61. PMID: 23322840.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  61. Brook OR, Faintuch S, Brook A, Goldberg SN, Rofsky NM, Lenkinski RE. Embolization therapy for benign prostatic hyperplasia: influence of embolization particle size on gland perfusion. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2013 Aug; 38(2):380-7. PMID: 23239260.
    Citations: 5     Fields:    Translation:Animals
  62. Dewhurst C, Kane RA, Mhuircheartaigh JN, Brook O, Sun M, Siewert B. Complication rate of ultrasound-guided percutaneous cholecystostomy in patients with coagulopathy. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2012 Dec; 199(6):W753-60. PMID: 23169749.
    Citations: 5     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  63. Brook OR, Gourtsoyianni S, Brook A, Mahadevan A, Wilcox C, Raptopoulos V. Spectral CT with metal artifacts reduction software for improvement of tumor visibility in the vicinity of gold fiducial markers. Radiology. 2012 Jun; 263(3):696-705. PMID: 22416251.
    Citations: 22     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  64. Balbir-Gurman A, Brook OR, Chermesh I, Braun-Moscovici Y. Pneumatosis cystoides intestinalis in scleroderma-related conditions. Intern Med J. 2012 Mar; 42(3):323-9. PMID: 22432985.
    Citations: 10     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  65. Brook OR, Gourtsoyianni S, Mendiratta-Lala M, Mahadevan A, Siewert B, Sheiman RR. Safety profile and technical success of imaging-guided percutaneous fiducial seed placement with and without core biopsy in the abdomen and pelvis. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2012 Feb; 198(2):466-70. PMID: 22268195.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  66. Brook OR, Eran A, Engel A. CT multiplanar reconstructions (MPR) for shrapnel injury trajectory. Emerg Radiol. 2012 Jan; 19(1):43-51. PMID: 21996752.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  67. Brook OR, Kane RA, Tyagi G, Siewert B, Kruskal JB. Lessons learned from quality assurance: errors in the diagnosis of acute cholecystitis on ultrasound and CT. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2011 Mar; 196(3):597-604. PMID: 21343502.
    Citations: 6     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  68. Brook OR, Mendiratta-Lala M, Brennan D, Siewert B, Faintuch S, Goldberg SN. Imaging findings after radiofrequency ablation of adrenal tumors. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2011 Feb; 196(2):382-8. PMID: 21257891.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  69. Brook OR, Hirshenbaum A, Talor E, Engel A. Arterial air emboli on computed tomography (CT) autopsy. Injury. 2012 Sep; 43(9):1556-61. PMID: 21145060.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  70. Brook OR, Hakmon T, Brook A, Dudnik E, Kuten A, Engel A. The effect of a Radiology Conference consultation on cancer patients management. Ann Oncol. 2011 May; 22(5):1204-8. PMID: 21084427.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  71. Thornton E, Brook OR, Mendiratta-Lala M, Hallett DT, Kruskal JB. Application of failure mode and effect analysis in a radiology department. Radiographics. 2011 Jan-Feb; 31(1):281-93. PMID: 20980666.
    Citations: 7     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  72. Mendiratta-Lala M, Brennan DD, Brook OR, Faintuch S, Mowschenson PM, Sheiman RG, Goldberg SN. Efficacy of radiofrequency ablation in the treatment of small functional adrenal neoplasms. Radiology. 2011 Jan; 258(1):308-16. PMID: 20980448.
    Citations: 7     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  73. Brook OR, O'Connell AM, Thornton E, Eisenberg RL, Mendiratta-Lala M, Kruskal JB. Quality initiatives: anatomy and pathophysiology of errors occurring in clinical radiology practice. Radiographics. 2010 Sep; 30(5):1401-10. PMID: 20622192.
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  74. Mendiratta-Lala M, Brook OR, Midkiff BD, Brennan DD, Thornton E, Faintuch S, Sheiman RG, Goldberg SN. Quality initiatives: strategies for anticipating and reducing complications and treatment failures in hepatic radiofrequency ablation. Radiographics. 2010 Jul-Aug; 30(4):1107-22. PMID: 20442337.
    Citations: 5     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  75. Brook OR, Brook A, Soudack M. Urine sensor device for fluoroscopy time reduction in pediatric voiding cystourethrography. Eur J Radiol. 2011 Jun; 78(3):394-7. PMID: 20137876.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  76. Hardak E, Brook O, Yigla M. Radiological features of Pneumocystis jirovecii Pneumonia in immunocompromised patients with and without AIDS. Lung. 2010 Apr; 188(2):159-63. PMID: 20049469.
    Citations: 12     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimals
  77. Brook OR, Fischer D, Militianu D, Eran A, Guralnik L, Israelit S, Engel A. Pseudopancreatitis in trauma patients. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2009 Sep; 193(3):W193-6. PMID: 19696258.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  78. Brook OR, Beck-Razi N, Abadi S, Filatov J, Ilivitzki A, Litmanovich D, Gaitini D. Sonographic detection of pneumothorax by radiology residents as part of extended focused assessment with sonography for trauma. J Ultrasound Med. 2009 Jun; 28(6):749-55. PMID: 19470815.
    Citations: 11     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  79. Abadi S, Brook OR, Rispler S, Frenkel A, Engel A, Keidar Z. Hybrid cardiac SPECT/64-slice CTA-derived LV function parameters: correlation and reproducibility assessment. Eur J Radiol. 2010 Aug; 75(2):154-8. PMID: 19443161.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  80. Israelit SH, Brook OR, Abbou B, Molner R, Duek SD, Krausz MM. Intestinal intussusception in elderly patients. Maturitas. 2009 Feb 20; 62(2):124-6. PMID: 19118957.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  81. Brook OR, Guralnik L. [Tracheomalacia inadvertently diagnosed by CT angiography originally performed to rule out pulmonary embolism]. Harefuah. 2008 Aug-Sep; 147(8-9):666-7, 752. PMID: 18935749.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  82. Israelit S, Brook OR, Nira BR, Guralnik L, Hershko D. Left-sided perforated acute appendicitis in an adult with midgut malrotation: the role of computed tomography. Emerg Radiol. 2009 May; 16(3):217-8. PMID: 18642038.
    Citations: 11     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  83. Brook OR, Fischer D, Litmanovich D, Leiderman M, Molnar R, Ghersin E, Shreiber R, Hirshenbaum A, Kleinhaus U, Rosenberger A, Engel A. Prospective study of digital radiographs versus conventional screen films in Small Bowel Follow-Through examination. Comput Med Imaging Graph. 2008 Oct; 32(7):531-8. PMID: 18620843.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  84. Brook OR, Slotzky M, Deutsch M, Goldsher D. The role of magnetic resonance imaging in the differential diagnosis of acute right lower quadrant pain during pregnancy. Isr Med Assoc J. 2007 Dec; 9(12):883-4. PMID: 18210932.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  85. Brook OR, Ghersin E, Guralnik L, Kaftori JK, Amendola MA, Engel A. Penile prosthesis reservoir--an imaging pitfall. Clin Radiol. 2008 Mar; 63(3):343-7. PMID: 18275876.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  86. Brook OR, Suissa A, Khamaysi I, Koren D, Gaitini D. Difference of CBD width on US vs. ERCP. Abdom Imaging. 2007 Sep-Oct; 32(5):652-6. PMID: 17151899.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  87. Brook OR. Recollections of a radiology resident at war. Radiology. 2007 Aug; 244(2):329-30. PMID: 17641359.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  88. Brook OR, Guralnik L, Engel A. CT scout view as an essential part of CT reading. Australas Radiol. 2007 Jun; 51(3):211-7. PMID: 17504310.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  89. Brook OR, Mandel H, Bar-Joseph G, Soudack M. Concentric bladder wall thickening due to haemorrhage following suprapubic aspiration: ultrasound and CT features. Br J Radiol. 2007 Jun; 80(954):e115-6. PMID: 17684070.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  90. Soudack M, Nachtigal A, Vladovski E, Brook O, Gaitini D. Sonographically guided percutaneous needle biopsy of soft tissue masses with histopathologic correlation. J Ultrasound Med. 2006 Oct; 25(10):1271-7; quiz 1278-9. PMID: 16998099.
    Citations: 7     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  91. Abadi S, Brook OR, Solomonov E, Fischer D. Misleading positioning of a Foley catheter balloon. Br J Radiol. 2006 Feb; 79(938):175-6. PMID: 16489203.
    Citations: 3     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  92. Ghersin E, Litmanovich D, Dragu R, Rispler S, Lessick J, Ofer A, Brook OR, Gruberg L, Beyar R, Engel A. 16-MDCT coronary angiography versus invasive coronary angiography in acute chest pain syndrome: a blinded prospective study. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2006 Jan; 186(1):177-84. PMID: 16357399.
    Citations: 17     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  93. Blumenfeld Z, Lowenstein L, Brook O, Gonen R, Ophir E, Samueloff A. Does maternal height affect triplets' birth weight? Med Sci Monit. 2006 Jan; 12(1):CR40-43. PMID: 16369470.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  94. Brook OR, Ghersin E, Guralnik L, Israelit SH, Engel A. Abdominal apoplexy due to spontaneous rupture of an aberrant visceral artery pseudoaneurysm. Emerg Radiol. 2005 Jun; 11(4):228-30. PMID: 16133610.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  95. Brook OR, Bar-Shalom R, Guralnik L, Ben-Nun A, Vladavsky E, Brik A, Bentur L. 18F-FDG PET of clear cell (sugar) tumour of the lung. Nuklearmedizin. 2005; 44(4):n35. PMID: 16173132.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  96. Ghersin E, Brook OR, Meretik S, Kaftori JK, Ofer A, Amendola MA, Engel A. Antegrade MDCT pyelography for the evaluation of patients with obstructed urinary tract. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2004 Dec; 183(6):1691-6. PMID: 15547210.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  97. Ghersin E, Keidar Z, Brook OR, Amendola MA, Engel A. A new pitfall on abdominal PET/CT: a retained surgical sponge. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2004 Nov-Dec; 28(6):839-41. PMID: 15538161.
    Citations: 8     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  98. Brook OR, Guralnik L, Keidar Z, Gaitini DE, Engel A. Pitfalls of the lactating breast on computed tomography. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2004 Sep-Oct; 28(5):647-9. PMID: 15480039.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  99. Brook OR, Litmanovich D, Fischer D, Israelit SH, Engel A. Small bowel phytobezoar due to poor mastication. Isr Med Assoc J. 2004 Aug; 6(8):504. PMID: 15326838.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  100. Ghersin E, Nitecki S, Brook OR, Ofer A, Kaftori JK, Hoffman A, Gaitini D. Intraluminal pyogenic granuloma of the basilic vein: color duplex sonographic manifestations. J Ultrasound Med. 2004 Mar; 23(3):443-5. PMID: 15055795.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  101. Ghersin E, Brook OR, Gaitini D, Engel A. Color Doppler demonstration of segmental portal flow reversal: an early sign of hepatic veno-occlusive disease in an infant. J Ultrasound Med. 2003 Oct; 22(10):1103-6. PMID: 14606568.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  102. Rosenblatt E, Brook OR, Erlich N, Miller B, Joachims HZ, Kuten A. Late visual and auditory toxicity of radiotherapy for nasopharyngeal carcinoma. Tumori. 2003 Jan-Feb; 89(1):68-74. PMID: 12729365.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  103. Brook O. [Unexpected sudden death in children and the approach to their parents]. Harefuah. 1986 Nov 02; 111(9):257-9. PMID: 3546024.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
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Funded by the NIH/NCATS Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) program, grant number UL1TR001102, and through institutional support from Harvard University, Harvard Medical School, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston Children's Hospital, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital and the Dana Farber Cancer Institute.