Current Residents

Kian Lahiji, M.D.

Class Year: PGY-3

 

Department/Institute/Center(s):

  • Radiology

 

Contact Information:

 

Education:

University College of Dublin, Ireland, M.D., 2009
 
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, B.S., Computer and Telecommunications Engineering, 2003
 

 

Publications:

Peer-reviewed publications:

  • Kligerman SJ, Lahiji K, Jeudy J, White CS. Detection of pulmonary embolism on CT: improvement using a model-based iterative reconstruction algorithm compared to filtered back projection and iterative reconstruction algorithms. American Journal of Roentgenology (Submitted for review).  
  • Lahiji K, Kligerman SJ, Jeudy J, White CS. Improved accuracy of pulmonary embolus-computer aided detection using iterative reconstruction compared to filter back projection. American Journal of Roentgenology (In press for October, 2014).   
  • Kligerman SJ, Lahiji K, White CS. Missed pulmonary emboli: assessment with a PE-CAD prototype and imaging outcomes. American Journal of Roentgenology, Jan 2014;202(1):65-73. 
  • Wehman B, Lehr EJ, Lahiji K, Kon ZN, Jeudy J, Griffith BP, Bonatti J. Patient anatomy predicts operative time in robotic totally endoscopic coronary artery bypass surgery. European Journal of  Cardiothoracic Surgery (Submitted for review).  
  • Lahiji K, Polotsky A, Hungerford DS, Frondoza CG. Cyclic strain stimulates proliferative capacity, alpha 2 and alpha 5 integrin, gene marker expression by human articular chondrocytes propagated on flexible silicone membranes. In Vitro Cell Dev Biol Anim, May-Jun 2004; 40(5-6):138-42.
  • Lahiji K, Polotsky A, Hungerford DS, Frondoza CG. Cyclic strain stimulates proliferative capacity, alpha 2 Integrin by human articular chondrocytes from osteoarthritic knee joints. University of Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Journal. 2002 Spring; 15:75-81.

Book Chapters:

  • Lahiji, K. Myocarditis. In C.S. White, L. Haramati, J.S. Chen, J. Levky (Ed.). Cardiac Imaging: Rotations in Radiology. Oxford University Press. New York, NY. In press for July 2014.
  • Lahiji, K. Infective Endocarditis. In C.S. White, L. Haramati, J.S. Chen, J. Levky (Ed.). Cardiac Imaging: Rotations in Radiology. Oxford University Press. New York, NY. In press for July 2014.
  • Lahiji, K. Mitral Stenosis. In C.S. White, L. Haramati, J.S. Chen, J. Levky (Ed.). Cardiac Imaging: Rotations in Radiology. Oxford University Press. New York, NY. In press for July 2014.
  • Lahiji, K. Left Heart Failure. In C.S. White, L. Haramati, J.S. Chen, J. Levky (Ed.). Cardiac Imaging: Rotations in Radiology. Oxford University Press. New York, NY. In press for July 2014.
  • Lahiji K. Pulmonary Regurgitation. In C.S. White, L. Haramati, J.S. Chen, J. Levky (Ed.). Cardiac Imaging: Rotations in Radiology. Oxford University Press. New York, NY. In press for July 2014.
  • Lahiji K, Fardanesh R. Acute Myocardial Infarction. In C.S. White, L. Haramati, J.S. Chen, J. Levky (Ed.). Cardiac Imaging: Rotations in Radiology. Oxford University Press. New York, NY. In press for July 2014.
  • Lahiji K, Fardanesh R. Chronic Myocardial Infarction. In C.S. White, L. Haramati, J.S. Chen, J. Levky (Ed.). Cardiac Imaging: Rotations in Radiology. Oxford University Press. New York, NY. In press for July 2014.
  • Lahiji K, Fardanesh R. Microvascular Obstruction. In C.S. White, L. Haramati, J.S. Chen, J. Levky (Ed.). Cardiac Imaging: Rotations in Radiology. Oxford University Press. New York, NY. In press for July 2014.
  • Lahiji K, Fardanesh R. Transmural Myocardial Infarction. In C.S. White, L. Haramati, J.S. Chen, J. Levky (Ed.). Cardiac Imaging: Rotations in Radiology. Oxford University Press. New York, NY. In press for July 2014.
  • Lahiji K, Fardanesh R. Nontransumral Myocardial Infarction. In C.S. White, L. Haramati, J.S. Chen, J. Levky (Ed.). Cardiac Imaging: Rotations in Radiology. Oxford University Press. New York, NY. In press for July 2014.

Abstracts and presentations:

  • Kligerman SJ, Lahiji K, Lin CT, Jeudy J, Terpenning S, White CS. The Use of a Model Based Reconstruction Technique to Improve Diagnostic Confidence and Pulmonary Embolism Detection in CT Pulmonary Angiography Compared to both Filtered Back and Iterative Reconstruction Techniques. Presented at 2014 ARRS meeting.
  • Kligerman SJ, Lahiji K, Galvin J, White CS. Imaging Outcomes of Pulmonary Thromboembolic Disease Missed on CT Pulmonary Angiography (CTPA). Presented at 2014 ARRS meeting.
  • Harbertson B, Lahiji K, Kligerman SJ, Lane BF, Yang Z, Daly BD. Routine use of 4th generation iterative reconstruction for radiation dose reduction and image quality preservation in thoracic CT. Presented at 2013 Radiological Society of North America 99th Annual Meeting.
  • Kligerman SJ, Lahiji K, White CS. Missed PE on CT: performance of a pulmonary embolism computer-aided detection (PE-CAD) program. Presented at Radiological Society of North America 98th Annual Meeting. Chicago, Illinois 2012.
  • Kligerman SJ, Read KM, Dhanantwari A, Lahiji K, Weihe E, Jeudy J, White CS. Iterative model reconstruction (IMR): a novel method of noise reduction to improve diagnostic confidence in obese patients undergoing CT pulmonary angiography (CTPA). Presented at Radiological Society of North America 98th Annual Meeting. Chicago, Illinois 2012.
  • Daly BD, Dhanantwari A, Lahiji K, Kligerman SJ, Lane BF, Read KM. Iterative model reconstruction: principles and potential applications of a new very low dose image reconstruction technique in CT. Presented at Radiological Society of North America 98th Annual Meeting. Chicago, Illinois 2012.
  • Daly BD, Dhanantwari A, Lahiji K, Kligerman SJ, Read KM, Lane BF, Natarajamani D. Iterative model reconstruction technique for ultra low noise, low dose CT.  Presented at Radiological Society of North America 98th Annual Meeting. Chicago, Illinois 2012.
  • Wehman B, Lahiji K, Lee JD, Kon ZN, Hong P, Gibber M, Lehr EJ, Jeudy J, Griffith BP, Bonatti J: Anatomic measurements in preoperative CT scans predict operative times in robotic totally endoscopic coronary artery bypass surgery. Presented at the International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery 12th Annual Meeting. Los Angeles, California 2012. 
  • Kligerman SJ, Lahiji K, Jeudy J, Weihe L. Performance of a pulmonary embolism computer aided detection (PE-CAD) program in low dose PE studies using a filtered back projection (FBP) algorithm compared to multiple iterative reconstruction (IR) algorithms. Presented at the Society for Thoracic Radiology 30th Annual Meeting. Huntington Beach, California 2012.
  • Lahiji K, Daly B, Fardanesh MR, Kouo TC, Mehta D, Morales R, Steven AJ, Yang Z. High quality low radiation dose unenhanced head computed tomography using a fourth generation iterative reconstruction technique: cadaver and clinical studies. Podium presentation at the American Society for Neuroradiology 50th Annual Meeting. New York City, New York 2012. 

 

 

 

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