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Rajoo Dhangana, MD

Assistant Professor

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Medical / Graduate School Aga Khan University (Pakistan)
Residency Vanderbilt University Medical Center (Preliminary-Surgery)
Nashville, TN

Bridgeport Hospital-Yale School of Medicine (Diagnostic Radiology Residency)
Bridgeport, CT
Clinical / Post-doctoral Fellowship Mount Sinai St. Lukes-Roosevelt Hospital (Vascular and Interventional Radiology Fellowship)
New York, NY
Current Radiological Society of North America; since June 2011
American Board of Radiology; since July 2011
American College of Radiology; since July 2011
Society of Interventional Radiology; since March 2008
& Programs
Clinical Interest Chemoembolization
Dialysis Fistula Interventions
IVC Filters
Uterine Fibroid Embolization

Research Interest
Selected Publications   Lindquester WS, Dhangana R, Warhadpande S, Amesur NB. Effects of the MAGIC Guidelines on PICC Placement Volume: Advanced Practice Provider and Physician Trends Amongst Medicare Beneficiaries from 2010-2018. American Journal of Roentgenology. 2020 Aug 26. doi: 10.2214/AJR.20.23704. Online ahead of print. [PMID: 32845711].

Lindquester WS, Dhangana R, Warhadpande S. Bundled Medicare Payments: Trends in Utilization and Physician Payments for Dialysis Arteriovenous Fistula and Graft Maintenance Procedures From 2010 to 2018. American Journal of Roentgenology. 2020 Oct;215(4):785-789. doi: 10.2214/AJR.19.22675. Epub 2020 Aug 12. [PMID: 32783553].

Lindquester WS, Warhadpande S, Dhangana R. Trends of utilization and physician payments for vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty procedures by physician specialty and practice setting: 2010-2018. The Spine Journal. 2020 May 14:S1529-9430(20)30192-3. doi: 10.1016/j.spinee.2020.05.002. Online ahead of print. [PMID: 32417502].

Zafar AM, Dhangana R, Murphy TP, Goodwin SC, Duszak R. Jr., Ray C. Jr, Manolov NE. Lower Extremity Endovascular Interventions for Medicare Beneficiaries: Comparative Effectiveness as a Function of Provider Specialty. JVIR. 2012 Jan; 23 (1): 3-9. [PMID: 22217499].

Murphy TP, Dhangana R, Pencina MJ, D'Agostino RB. Ankle-Brachial Index and Cardiovascular Risk Prediction: An Analysis of 11,594 Individuals with 10-Year Follow-up. Atherosclerosis. 2012 Jan; 220(1):160-7. [PMID: 22099055]

Dhangana R, Murphy TP, Coll JR, Ahn SH, Zafar AM, Qadeer FF, Hiatt WR. Prevalence of abnormal Ankle-Brachial Index among subjects with low-intermediate Framingham Risk Score. JVIR. 2011 Aug; 22 (8): 1077-82. [PMID: 21705232].

Murphy TP, Dhangana R, Pencina MJ, Zafar AM, DAgostino RB. Performance of current guidelines of coronary heart disease prevention: Optimal use of the Framingham-based risk assessment. Atherosclerosis. 2011 June; 216 (2): 452-457. [PMID: 21411089]

Dhangana R, Murphy TP, Pencina MJ, Zafar AM. Prevalence of Low Ankle-Brachial Index, Elevated Plasma Fibrinogen and CRP across Framingham Risk Categories: Data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) 19992004. Atherosclerosis. 2011 May; 216 (1): 174-179. [PMID: 21414621]

Prince EA, Murphy TP, Dhangana R, Soares GM, Ahn SH, Dubel GJ. Evaluation and management of patients with peripheral artery disease by interventional radiologists: current practices. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2008 May;19(5):639-44. [PMID: 18440449]
Honors and  
PubMed Publications   See a listing of publications on PubMed, a service of the National Library of medicine.