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David C Levin

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InstitutionUniversity of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
DepartmentMedicine Pulmonary
Address800 Stanton L Young Blvd
Oklahoma City OK 73104-5020
Phone405/271-6173
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    1. Levin DC, Parker L, Palit CD, Rao VM. After Nearly A Decade Of Rapid Growth, Use And Complexity Of Imaging Declined, 2008-14. Health Aff (Millwood). 2017 Apr 01; 36(4):663-670. PMID: 28373332.
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    2. Powell AC, Long JW, Kren EM, Gupta AK, Levin DC. Evaluation of a Program for Improving Advanced Imaging Interpretation. J Patient Saf. 2016 Dec 14. PMID: 27984440.
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    3. Kamel SI, Levin DC, Parker L, Rao VM. Utilization Trends in Noncardiac Thoracic Imaging, 2002-2014. J Am Coll Radiol. 2017 Mar; 14(3):337-342. PMID: 27927591.
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    4. Levin DC, Parker L, Rao VM. Recent Trends in Imaging Use in Hospital Settings: Implications for Future Planning. J Am Coll Radiol. 2017 Mar; 14(3):331-336. PMID: 27884633.
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    5. Sharpe RE, Levin DC, Parker L, Rao VM. The Effect of the Controversial US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendations on the Use of Screening Mammography. J Am Coll Radiol. 2016 Nov; 13(11S):e58-e61. PMID: 27814825.
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    6. Levin DC, Rao VM, Flanders AE, Sundaram B, Colarossi M. Marketing a Radiology Practice. J Am Coll Radiol. 2016 Oct; 13(10):1260-1266. PMID: 27317374.
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    7. Levin DC, Rao VM. Factors That Will Determine Future Utilization Trends in Diagnostic Imaging. J Am Coll Radiol. 2016 Aug; 13(8):904-8. PMID: 27056260.
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    8. Levin DC, Parker L, Halpern EJ, Rao VM. Recent Trends in Imaging for Suspected Coronary Artery Disease: What Is the Best Approach? J Am Coll Radiol. 2016 Apr; 13(4):381-6. PMID: 26774887.
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    9. Corman J, Levin D. Support for Government Provision of Health Care and the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. Public Opin Q. 2016; 80(1):114-179. PMID: 27257309.
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    10. Intenzo CM, Parker L, Levin DC, Kim SM, Rao VM. Provider Distribution Changes in Dual-Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry in the Medicare Population Over the Past Decade. J Clin Densitom. 2016 Jul-Sep; 19(3):266-9. PMID: 26670626.
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    11. Levin DC, Eschelman D, Parker L, Rao VM. Trends in Use of Percutaneous Versus Open Surgical Drainage of Abdominal Abscesses. J Am Coll Radiol. 2015 Dec; 12(12 Pt A):1247-50. PMID: 26653832.
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    12. Cox M, Levin DC, Parker L, Morrison W, Long S, Rao VM. Vertebral Augmentation After Recent Randomized Controlled Trials: A New Rise in Kyphoplasty Volumes. J Am Coll Radiol. 2016 Jan; 13(1):28-32. PMID: 26546300.
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    13. Levin DC, Gardiner GA, Parker L, Rao VM. Vascular Ultrasound and Noninvasive Physiological Testing for Peripheral Arterial Disease: Are These Tests Being Overused? J Am Coll Radiol. 2016 Mar; 13(3):249-54. PMID: 26603096.
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    14. Rapoport RJ, Parker L, Levin DC, Hiatt MD. A Large State Medicaid Outpatient Advanced Imaging Utilization Management Program: Substantial Savings Without the Need for Denials. Med Care Res Rev. 2016 Jun; 73(3):369-80. PMID: 26416792.
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    15. Cox M, Levin DC, Parker L, Rao VM. Relative Roles of Radiologists and Other Physicians in Percutaneous Endovascular Neurointerventions. J Am Coll Radiol. 2015 Oct; 12(10):1030-5. PMID: 26163052.
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    16. Patel MC, Levin DC, Parker L, Rao VM. Have CT and MR Angiography Replaced Catheter Angiography in Diagnosing Peripheral Arterial Disease? J Am Coll Radiol. 2015 Sep; 12(9):909-14. PMID: 26160043.
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    17. Patel BP, Levin DC, Parker L, Rao VM. The Shift in Outpatient Advanced Imaging From Private Offices to Hospital Facilities. J Am Coll Radiol. 2015 Oct; 12(10):1042-7. PMID: 26141227.
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    18. Levin DC. The 2014 RSNA Annual Oration in Diagnostic Radiology: Transitioning from Volume-based to Value-based Practice-A Meaningful Goal for All Radiologists or a Meaningless Platitude? Radiology. 2015 May; 275(2):314-20. PMID: 25906298.
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    19. Levin D, Seo JB, Kiely DG, Hatabu H, Gefter W, van Beek EJ, Schiebler ML. Triage for suspected acute Pulmonary Embolism: Think before opening Pandora's Box. Eur J Radiol. 2015 Jun; 84(6):1202-11. PMID: 25864020.
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    20. Levin DC, Rao VM, Parker L. Trends in outpatient MRI seem to reflect recent reimbursement cuts. J Am Coll Radiol. 2015 May; 12(5):463-6. PMID: 25448060.
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    21. Levin DC, Rao VM, Parker L, Frangos AJ. Continued growth in emergency department imaging is bucking the overall trends. J Am Coll Radiol. 2014 Nov; 11(11):1044-7. PMID: 25439619.
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    22. Levin DC, Rao VM, Parker L. Financial impact of Medicare code bundling of CT of the abdomen and pelvis. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2014 May; 202(5):1069-71. PMID: 24758662.
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    23. Levin DC, Parker L, Halpern EJ, Rao VM. Are combined CT scans of the thorax being overused? J Am Coll Radiol. 2014 Aug; 11(8):788-90. PMID: 24768077.
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    24. Shen X, Showalter TN, Mishra MV, Barth S, Rao V, Levin D, Parker L. Radiation oncology services in the modern era: evolving patterns of usage and payments in the office setting for medicare patients from 2000 to 2010. J Oncol Pract. 2014 Jul; 10(4):e201-7. PMID: 24756145.
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    25. Levin DC. Reflections on principles of good leadership. J Am Coll Radiol. 2014 Apr; 11(4):338-9. PMID: 24697993.
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    26. Rao VM, Levin DC. The Choosing Wisely initiative of the American Board of Internal Medicine Foundation: what will its impact be on radiology practice? AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2014 Feb; 202(2):358-61. PMID: 24450677.
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    27. Levin DC, Parker L, Halpern EJ, Rao VM. The diversion of outpatient echocardiography from private offices to higher cost hospital facilities: an unanticipated effect of code bundling. J Am Coll Radiol. 2014 May; 11(5):477-80. PMID: 24321220.
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    28. Zroback C, Levin D, Manlhiot C, Alexander A, van As AS, Azzie G. Impact of the 2010 FIFA (Federation Internationale de Football Association) World Cup on Pediatric Injury and Mortality in Cape Town, South Africa. J Pediatr. 2014 Feb; 164(2):327-31. PMID: 24252783.
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    29. Sharpe RE, Levin DC, Parker L, Rao VM. The increasing role of radiologists in thoracic diagnosis: more thoracic biopsies are performed percutaneously. J Am Coll Radiol. 2013 Oct; 10(10):770-3. PMID: 24091047.
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    30. Sharpe RE, Nazarian LN, Levin DC, Parker L, Rao VM. The increasing role of nonradiologists in performing ultrasound-guided invasive procedures. J Am Coll Radiol. 2013 Nov; 10(11):859-63. PMID: 24075858.
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    31. Halpern EJ, Deutsch JP, Hannaway MM, Estepa AT, Kenia AS, Neuburger KJ, Levin DC. Cardiac risk factors and risk scores vs cardiac computed tomography angiography: a prospective cohort study for triage of ED patients with acute chest pain. Am J Emerg Med. 2013 Oct; 31(10):1479-85. PMID: 24035047.
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    32. Bhardwaj H, Bhardwaj B, Levin D. Pulmonary adenocarcinoma in a young patient of pulmonary langerhans cell histiocytosis (PLCH). J Thorac Oncol. 2013 Aug; 8(8):e69-70. PMID: 23857403.
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    33. Bhardwaj H, Bhardwaj B, Levin DC, Carlile PV. An unusual case of pulmonary coccidioidomycosis presenting as pneumothorax. J Okla State Med Assoc. 2013 Aug; 106(8):315, 317-8. PMID: 24245436.
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    34. Levin DC, Rao VM, Parker L, Frangos AJ. Analysis of radiologists' imaging workload trends by place of service. J Am Coll Radiol. 2013 Oct; 10(10):760-3. PMID: 23632133.
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    35. Sharpe RE, Levin DC, Parker L, Rao VM. The recent reversal of the growth trend in MRI: a harbinger of the future? J Am Coll Radiol. 2013 Aug; 10(8):599-602. PMID: 23542023.
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    36. Levin DC, Rao VM, Berlin J. Ensuring the future of radiology: how to respond to the threats. J Am Coll Radiol. 2013 Sep; 10(9):647-51. PMID: 23491151.
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    37. Levin DC, Parker L, Intenzo CM, Rao VM. Recent reimbursement changes and their effect on hospital and private office use of myocardial perfusion imaging. J Am Coll Radiol. 2013 Mar; 10(3):198-201. PMID: 23571060.
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    38. Sharpe RE, Levin DC, Parker L, Rao VM. The effect of the controversial US Preventive Services Task Force recommendations on the use of screening mammography. J Am Coll Radiol. 2013 Jan; 10(1):21-4. PMID: 23290669.
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    39. Levin DC, Rao VM. The declining radiology job market: how should radiologists respond? J Am Coll Radiol. 2013 Apr; 10(4):231-3. PMID: 23265974.
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    40. Medverd JR, Muroff LR, Brant-Zawadzki MN, Lexa FJ, Levin DC. ACR white paper: New practice models--hospital employment of radiologists: a report from the ACR Future Trends Committee. J Am Coll Radiol. 2012 Nov; 9(11):782-7. PMID: 23122344.
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    41. Levin DC, Rao VM, Parker L. The recent downturn in utilization of CT: the start of a new trend? J Am Coll Radiol. 2012 Nov; 9(11):795-8. PMID: 23122346.
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    42. Rao VM, Levin DC. The overuse of diagnostic imaging and the Choosing Wisely initiative. Ann Intern Med. 2012 Oct 16; 157(8):574-6. PMID: 22928172.
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    43. Levin DC, Rao VM, Parker L, Frangos AJ. The sharp reductions in medicare payments for noninvasive diagnostic imaging in recent years: will they satisfy the federal policymakers? J Am Coll Radiol. 2012 Sep; 9(9):643-7. PMID: 22954546.
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    44. Levin DC. Checklists: from the cockpit to the radiology department. J Am Coll Radiol. 2012 Jun; 9(6):388-90. PMID: 22632661.
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    45. Levin DC. Establishing a strategic commercial partnership for an outpatient imaging center/not staying active clinically as an academic department chair. J Am Coll Radiol. 2012 Mar; 9(3):216-7. PMID: 22386171.
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    46. Levin DC, Parker L, Schwartz GF, Rao VM. Percutaneous needle vs surgical breast biopsy: previous allegations of overuse of surgery are in error. J Am Coll Radiol. 2012 Feb; 9(2):137-40. PMID: 22305700.
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    47. Sharpe RE, Nazarian LN, Parker L, Rao VM, Levin DC. Dramatically increased musculoskeletal ultrasound utilization from 2000 to 2009, especially by podiatrists in private offices. J Am Coll Radiol. 2012 Feb; 9(2):141-6. PMID: 22305701.
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    48. Levin DC, Rao VM, Parker L. Trends in the utilization of outpatient advanced imaging after the deficit reduction act. J Am Coll Radiol. 2012 Jan; 9(1):27-32. PMID: 22221633.
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    49. Levin DC, Rao VM, Parker L, Frangos AJ. Noncardiac point-of-care ultrasound by nonradiologist physicians: how widespread is it? J Am Coll Radiol. 2011 Nov; 8(11):772-5. PMID: 22051460.
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    50. Rao VM, Levin DC, Parker L, Frangos AJ, Sunshine JH. Trends in utilization rates of the various imaging modalities in emergency departments: nationwide Medicare data from 2000 to 2008. J Am Coll Radiol. 2011 Oct; 8(10):706-9. PMID: 21962785.
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    51. Rao VM, Levin DC. The value-added services of hospital-based radiology groups. J Am Coll Radiol. 2011 Sep; 8(9):626-30. PMID: 21889748.
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    52. Babiarz LS, Yousem DM, Parker L, Rao VM, Levin DC. Volume of neuroradiology studies read by neurologists: implications for fellowship training. J Am Coll Radiol. 2011 Jul; 8(7):477-82. PMID: 21723484.
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    53. Duszak R, Parker L, Levin DC, Rao VM. Placement and removal of inferior vena cava filters: national trends in the medicare population. J Am Coll Radiol. 2011 Jul; 8(7):483-9. PMID: 21723485.
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    54. Allen B, Levin DC, Brant-Zawadzki M, Lexa FJ, Duszak R. ACR white paper: Strategies for radiologists in the era of health care reform and accountable care organizations: a report from the ACR Future Trends Committee. J Am Coll Radiol. 2011 May; 8(5):309-17. PMID: 21531306.
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    55. Levin DC, Rao VM. The effect of self-referral on utilization of advanced diagnostic imaging. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2011 Apr; 196(4):848-52. PMID: 21427334.
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    56. Levin DC, Parker L, Halpern EJ, Julsrud PR, Rao VM. The lack of growth in use of coronary CT angiography: is it being appropriately used? AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2011 Apr; 196(4):862-7. PMID: 21427337.
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    57. Levin DC, Rao VM. Outsourcing to teleradiology companies: bad for radiology, bad for radiologists. J Am Coll Radiol. 2011 Feb; 8(2):104-8. PMID: 21292185.
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    58. Levin DC, Rao VM, Parker L, Frangos AJ, Sunshine JH. Bending the curve: the recent marked slowdown in growth of noninvasive diagnostic imaging. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2011 Jan; 196(1):W25-9. PMID: 21178027.
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    59. Levin DC, Rao VM, Parker L, Frangos AJ, Sunshine JH. Medicare payments for noninvasive diagnostic imaging are now higher to nonradiologist physicians than to radiologists. J Am Coll Radiol. 2011 Jan; 8(1):26-32. PMID: 21211761.
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    60. Duszak R, Parker L, Levin DC, Rao VM. Evolving roles of radiologists, nephrologists, and surgeons in endovascular hemodialysis access maintenance procedures. J Am Coll Radiol. 2010 Dec; 7(12):937-42. PMID: 21129684.
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    61. Friedman DP, Levin DC, Rao VM. Trends in the utilization of CT angiography and MR angiography of the head and neck in the Medicare population. J Am Coll Radiol. 2010 Nov; 7(11):854-8. PMID: 21040866.
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    62. Rao VM, Levin DC, Parker L, Cavanaugh B, Frangos AJ, Sunshine JH. How widely is computer-aided detection used in screening and diagnostic mammography? J Am Coll Radiol. 2010 Oct; 7(10):802-5. PMID: 20889111.
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    63. Boiselle PM, Aberle DR, Bankier AA, de Roos A, Gefter WB, Goodman L, Grenier P, Hansell DM, Herold CJ, Im JG, Johkoh T, Kauczor HU, Kazerooni E, Kono M, Levin DC, MacMahon H, McLoud TC, Miller SW, Müller NL, Naidich DP, Prince MR, Rémy-Jardin MR, Schoepf UJ, Stillman AE, Webb WR, White CS. 25-on-25: twenty-five perspectives on twenty-five years of cardiopulmonary imaging. Part III. J Thorac Imaging. 2010 Aug; 25(3):W61-6. PMID: 20711031.
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    64. Halpern EJ, Savage MP, Fischman DL, Levin DC. Cost-effectiveness of coronary CT angiography in evaluation of patients without symptoms who have positive stress test results. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2010 May; 194(5):1257-62. PMID: 20410412.
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    65. Parker L, Levin DC, Frangos A, Rao VM. Geographic variation in the utilization of noninvasive diagnostic imaging: national medicare data, 1998-2007. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2010 Apr; 194(4):1034-9. PMID: 20308507.
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    66. Agarwal R, Levin DC, Parker L, Rao VM. Trends in PET scanner ownership and leasing by nonradiologist physicians. J Am Coll Radiol. 2010 Mar; 7(3):187-91. PMID: 20193923.
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    67. Halpern EJ, Fischman D, Savage MP, Koka AR, DeCaro M, Levin DC. Decision analytic model for evaluation of suspected coronary disease with stress testing and coronary CT angiography. Acad Radiol. 2010 May; 17(5):577-86. PMID: 20171906.
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    68. Boiselle PM, Aberle DR, Bankier AA, de Roos A, Gefter WB, Goodman L, Grenier P, Hansell DM, Herold CJ, Im JG, Johkoh T, Kauczor HU, Kazerooni E, Kono M, Levin DC, MacMahon H, McLoud TC, Miller SW, Müller NL, Naidich DP, Prince MR, Rémy-Jardin MR, Schoepf UJ, Stillman AE, Webb WR, White CS. 25-on-25: twenty-five perspectives on twenty-five years of cardiopulmonary imaging. J Thorac Imaging. 2010 Feb; 25(1):3-7. PMID: 20139777.
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    69. Levin DC, Rao VM, Parker L. Physician orders contribute to high-tech imaging slowdown. Health Aff (Millwood). 2010 Jan-Feb; 29(1):189-95. PMID: 20048376.
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    70. Levin DC, Bree RL, Rao VM, Johnson J. A prior authorization program of a radiology benefits management company and how it has affected utilization of advanced diagnostic imaging. J Am Coll Radiol. 2010 Jan; 7(1):33-8. PMID: 20129269.
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    71. Levin DC, Rao VM, Parker L, Frangos AJ. The disproportionate effects of the Deficit Reduction Act of 2005 on radiologists' private office MRI and CT practices compared with those of other physicians. J Am Coll Radiol. 2009 Sep; 6(9):620-5. PMID: 19720356.
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    72. Levin DC, Rao VM, Parker L, Frangos AJ, Sunshine JH. Endovascular repair vs open surgical repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms: comparative utilization trends from 2001 to 2006. J Am Coll Radiol. 2009 Jul; 6(7):506-9. PMID: 19560067.
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    73. Halpern EJ, Levin DC, Zhang S, Takakuwa KM. Comparison of image quality and arterial enhancement with a dedicated coronary CTA protocol versus a triple rule-out coronary CTA protocol. Acad Radiol. 2009 Sep; 16(9):1039-48. PMID: 19523852.
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    74. Levin DC, Rao VM, Kaye AD. Why the in-office ancillary services exception to the Stark laws needs to be changed--and why most physicians (not just radiologists) should support that change. J Am Coll Radiol. 2009 Jun; 6(6):390-2. PMID: 19467481.
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    75. Levin DC, Rao VM, Parker L, Frangos AJ, Intenzo CM. Recent payment and utilization trends in radionuclide myocardial perfusion imaging: comparison between self-referral and referral to radiologists. J Am Coll Radiol. 2009 Jun; 6(6):437-41. PMID: 19467490.
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    76. Levin DC. A surgical safety checklist. N Engl J Med. 2009 May 28; 360(22):2374; author reply 2374-5. PMID: 19484824.
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    77. Takakuwa KM, Halpern EJ, Gingold EL, Levin DC, Shofer FS. Radiation dose in a "triple rule-out" coronary CT angiography protocol of emergency department patients using 64-MDCT: the impact of ECG-based tube current modulation on age, sex, and body mass index. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2009 Apr; 192(4):866-72. PMID: 19304688.
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    78. Levin DC, Rao VM, Parker L, Frangos AJ, Sunshine JH. Recent shifts in place of service for noninvasive diagnostic imaging: have hospitals missed an opportunity? J Am Coll Radiol. 2009 Feb; 6(2):96-9. PMID: 19179236.
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    79. Zhang S, Levin DC, Halpern EJ, Fischman D, Savage M, Walinsky P. Accuracy of MDCT in assessing the degree of stenosis caused by calcified coronary artery plaques. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2008 Dec; 191(6):1676-83. PMID: 19020235.
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    80. Levin DC, Rao VM, Parker L, Frangos AJ, Sunshine JH. Ownership or leasing of CT scanners by nonradiologist physicians: a rapidly growing trend that raises concern about self-referral. J Am Coll Radiol. 2008 Dec; 5(12):1206-9. PMID: 19027685.
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    81. Levin DC, Rao VM, Kaye A. Turf wars in radiology: recent actions against self-referral by state governments, commercial payers, and medicare--hope is on the horizon. J Am Coll Radiol. 2008 Sep; 5(9):972-7. PMID: 18755437.
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    82. Levin DC, Rao VM. Turf wars in radiology: updated evidence on the relationship between self-referral and the overutilization of imaging. J Am Coll Radiol. 2008 Jul; 5(7):806-10. PMID: 18585657.
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    83. Levin DC, Rao VM, Parker L, Frangos AJ, Sunshine JH. Recent trends in utilization rates of abdominal imaging: the relative roles of radiologists and nonradiologist physicians. J Am Coll Radiol. 2008 Jun; 5(6):744-7. PMID: 18514954.
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    84. Levin DC, Rao VM. Same-specialty referrals for imaging compared with referrals to radiologists: are the data correct? Radiology. 2008 May; 247(2):592; discussion 592-4. PMID: 18430887.
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    85. Levin DC, Rao VM. Radiology's image problem: ponder the words of some thought leaders in the field. J Am Coll Radiol. 2008 May; 5(5):616-8. PMID: 18442763.
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    86. Rao VM, Levin DC, Parker L, Frangos AJ. Recent trends in mammography utilization in the Medicare population: is there a cause for concern? J Am Coll Radiol. 2008 May; 5(5):652-6. PMID: 18442771.
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    87. Parker L, Nazarian LN, Carrino JA, Morrison WB, Grimaldi G, Frangos AJ, Levin DC, Rao VM. Musculoskeletal imaging: medicare use, costs, and potential for cost substitution. J Am Coll Radiol. 2008 Mar; 5(3):182-8. PMID: 18312965.
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    88. Levin DC, Rao VM, Parker L, Frangos AJ, Sunshine JH. Ownership or leasing of MRI facilities by nonradiologist physicians is a rapidly growing trend. J Am Coll Radiol. 2008 Feb; 5(2):105-9. PMID: 18242525.
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    89. Levin DC, Rao VM, Parker L, Frangos AJ, Sunshine JH. Recent trends in utilization rates of noncardiac thoracic imaging: an example of how imaging growth might be controlled. J Am Coll Radiol. 2007 Dec; 4(12):886-9. PMID: 18047983.
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    90. Rao VM, Levin DC. Turf wars in radiology: what must academic radiology do? J Am Coll Radiol. 2007 Sep; 4(9):622-5. PMID: 17845968.
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    91. Levin DC, Rao VM, Parker L, Frangos AJ, Sunshine JH. The effect of the introduction of MR and CT angiography on the utilization of catheter angiography for peripheral arterial disease. J Am Coll Radiol. 2007 Jul; 4(7):457-60. PMID: 17601587.
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    92. Levin DC, Rao VM. Turf wars in radiology: challenges leveled at our specialty and how to respond to them. J Am Coll Radiol. 2007 Jul; 4(7):492-3. PMID: 17601592.
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    93. Levin DC, Rao VM. Turf wars in radiology: the future of radiology depends on research--and on your support of it! J Am Coll Radiol. 2007 Mar; 4(3):184-6. PMID: 17412260.
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    94. Levin DC, Rao VM, Frangos AJ, Parker L, Sunshine JH. Recent trends in utilization of vascular ultrasound among radiologists, surgeons, cardiologists, and other physicians. J Am Coll Radiol. 2007 Feb; 4(2):125-7. PMID: 17412244.
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    95. Levin DC, Rao VM, Frangos AJ, Parker L, Sunshine JH. Current practice patterns and recent trends in breast biopsy among radiologists and surgeons. J Am Coll Radiol. 2006 Sep; 3(9):707-9. PMID: 17412153.
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    96. Levin DC, Rao VM. Turf wars in radiology: privileging and site accreditation programs--what they have accomplished for commercial health plans. J Am Coll Radiol. 2006 Jul; 3(7):534-6. PMID: 17412118.
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    97. Dunnick NR, Applegate K, Arenson R, Levin D. Training for the future of radiology: a report of the 2005 Intersociety Conference. J Am Coll Radiol. 2006 May; 3(5):319-24. PMID: 17412074.
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    98. Levin DC. The 2005 Robert D. Moreton lecture: the inappropriate utilization of imaging through self-referral. J Am Coll Radiol. 2006 Feb; 3(2):90-5. PMID: 17412017.
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    99. Levin DC. The statements by the American College of Cardiology on in-office cardiac imaging performed by cardiologists. J Am Coll Radiol. 2006 Jan; 3(1):6-8. PMID: 17411996.
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    100. Levin DC, Rao VM, Frangos AJ, Parker L, Sunshine JH. The controversy over advanced cardiovascular imaging: relative roles of radiologists, cardiologists, and other physicians in CT and MRI of the cardiovascular system. J Am Coll Radiol. 2006 Jan; 3(1):16-8. PMID: 17412000.
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    101. Rao VM, Levin DC. Turf wars in radiology: training in diagnostic imaging: how much is enough? J Am Coll Radiol. 2005 Dec; 2(12):1016-8. PMID: 17411985.
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    102. Levin DC, Intenzo CM, Rao VM, Frangos AJ, Parker L, Sunshine JH. Comparison of recent utilization trends in radionuclide myocardial perfusion imaging among radiologists and cardiologists. J Am Coll Radiol. 2005 Oct; 2(10):821-4. PMID: 17411941.
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    103. Levin DC, Rao VM, Parker L, Frangos AJ, Sunshine JH. Recent trends in utilization of cardiovascular imaging: how important are they for radiology? J Am Coll Radiol. 2005 Sep; 2(9):736-9. PMID: 17411920.
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    104. Levin DC, Rao VM. Turf wars in radiology: should it be radiologists or cardiologists who do cardiac imaging? J Am Coll Radiol. 2005 Sep; 2(9):749-52. PMID: 17411922.
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    105. Intenzo CM, Parker L, Rao VM, Levin DC. Changes in procedure volume and service provider distribution among radiologists and nonradiologists in dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry between 1996 and 2002. J Am Coll Radiol. 2005 Aug; 2(8):662-4. PMID: 17411901.
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    106. Rao VM, Levin DC. Turf wars in radiology: the past, present, and future importance of training standards in imaging. J Am Coll Radiol. 2005 Jul; 2(7):602-6. PMID: 17411885.
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    107. Levin DC, Rao VM. Turf wars in radiology: emergency department ultrasound and radiography. J Am Coll Radiol. 2005 Mar; 2(3):271-3. PMID: 17411810.
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    108. Maitino AJ, Levin DC, Rao VM, Parker L, Sunshine JH. Do emergency medicine physicians perform ultrasound and conventional radiography in the emergency department? Recent trends from 1993 to 2001. J Am Coll Radiol. 2005 Mar; 2(3):274-8. PMID: 17411811.
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    109. Levin DC, Rao VM, Parker L, Bonn J, Maitino AJ, Sunshine JH. The changing roles of radiologists, cardiologists, and vascular surgeons in percutaneous peripheral arterial interventions during a recent five-year interval. J Am Coll Radiol. 2005 Jan; 2(1):39-42. PMID: 17411758.
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    117. Levin DC, Rao VM. Turf wars in radiology: other causes of overutilization and what can be done about it. J Am Coll Radiol. 2004 May; 1(5):317-21. PMID: 17411595.
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    118. Tao P, Griess F, Lvov Y, Mineyev M, Zhao B, Levin D, Kaufman L. Characterization of small nodules by automatic segmentation of X-ray computed tomography images. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2004 May-Jun; 28(3):372-7. PMID: 15100543.
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    121. Levin DC, Rao VM. Turf wars in radiology: introduction. J Am Coll Radiol. 2004 Jan; 1(1):23-5. PMID: 17411515.
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    123. Levin DC, Becker GJ, Dorros G, Goldstone J, King SB, Seeger JM, Spies JB, Spittell JA, Wexler L. Training standards for physicians performing peripheral angioplasty and other percutaneous peripheral vascular interventions. A statement for health professionals from the Special Writing Group of the Councils on Cardiovascular Radiology, Cardio-Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, and Clinical Cardiology, the American Heart Association. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2003 Sep; 14(9 Pt 2):S359-61. PMID: 14514846.
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    124. Cardella JF, Casarella WJ, DeWeese JA, Dorros GM, Gray JE, Katzen BT, Laragh JH, Levin DC, Marx VM, Nickoloff EL, Pentecost MJ, Roubin GS, Martin EC. Optimal resources for the examination and endovascular treatment of the peripheral and visceral vascular systems. AHA Intercouncil Report on Peripheral and Visceral Angiographic and Interventional Laboratories. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2003 Sep; 14(9 Pt 2):S517-30. PMID: 14514866.
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    126. Carrino JA, Morrison WB, Parker L, Schweitzer ME, Levin DC, Sunshine JH. Spinal injection procedures: volume, provider distribution, and reimbursement in the U.S. medicare population from 1993 to 1999. Radiology. 2002 Dec; 225(3):723-9. PMID: 12461252.
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    127. Mitchell DG, Parker L, Sunshine JH, Levin DC. Body MR imaging and CT volume: variations and trends based on an analysis of medicare and fee-for-service health insurance databases. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2002 Jul; 179(1):27-31. PMID: 12076898.
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    128. Livstone BJ, Parker L, Levin DC. Trends in the utilization of MR angiography and body MR imaging in the US Medicare population: 1993-1998. Radiology. 2002 Mar; 222(3):615-8. PMID: 11867774.
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    129. Levin DC, Parker L, Sunshine JH, Pentecost MJ. Cardiovascular imaging: who does it and how important is it to the practice of radiology? AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2002 Feb; 178(2):303-6. PMID: 11804883.
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    130. Levin DC, Parker L, Intenzo CM, Sunshine JH. Recent rapid increase in utilization of radionuclide myocardial perfusion imaging and related procedures: 1996-1998 practice patterns. Radiology. 2002 Jan; 222(1):144-8. PMID: 11756719.
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