Radiology Personnel

Kalpana Kanal, Ph.D., DABR

Professor
Section Chief, Diagnostic Physics
Diagnostic Physics

Biography

Education

  • Clinical Medical Physics Residency in Diagnostic Radiology, 1998
    • Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
  • Diagnostic Medical Physics, PhD, 1996
    • The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX
  • Physics, MS, 1991
    • The University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX
  • Physics, BS, 1988
    • Mithibhai College, University of Mumbai, Mumbai, India

Awards and Honors

Recent Publications

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Pediatric Percutaneous Osteoid Osteoma Ablation: Cone-Beam CT with Fluoroscopic Overlay Versus Conventional CT Guidance
Perry B., Monroe E., McKay T., Kanal K., Shivaram G.
CardioVascular and Interventional Radiology. 2017 Oct:1593-1599

U.S. diagnostic reference levels and achievable doses for 10 adult CT examinations
Kanal K., Butler P., Sengupta D., Bhargavan-Chatfield M., Coombs L., Morin R.
Radiology. 2017 Jul:120-133

Targeted CT dose reduction using a novel dose metric and the American College of Radiology Dose index registry: Application to thoracic CT angiography
Zamora D., Robinson J., Kanal K.
American Journal of Roentgenology. 2016 Nov:1039-1045

Wide-detector axial CT versus 4 cm detector helical CT for transcatheter aortic valve replacement: iodine dose, radiation, and image quality
Shuman W., Green D., Busey J., Ramos M., Branch K., Koprowicz K., Kanal K.
Clinical Imaging. 2016 Nov:1213-1218

The effect of trauma backboards on computed tomography radiation dose
Lee A., Elojeimy S., Kanal K., Linnau K., Gunn M.
Clinical Radiology. 2016 May:499e1-499e8

The effect of trauma backboards on computed tomography radiation dose
Lee A., Elojeimy S., Kanal K., Linnau K., Gunn M.
Clinical Radiology. 2016 May:499e1-499e8

Variation in pediatric cervical spine computed tomography radiation dose index
Marin J., Sengupta D., Bhargavan-Chatfield M., Kanal K., Mills A., Applegate K.
Academic Emergency Medicine. 2015 Dec:1499-1505

Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt Placement During Pregnancy: A Case Series of Five Patients
Ingraham C., Padia S., Johnson G., Easterling T., Liou I., Kanal K., Valji K.
CardioVascular and Interventional Radiology. 2015 Oct:1205-1210

Variation in CT pediatric head examination radiation dose: Results from a national survey
Kanal K., Graves J., Vavilala M., Applegate K., Jarvik J., Rivara F.
American Journal of Roentgenology. 2015 Jan:W293-W301

Please explain the basic concept of ultrasound elastography, and how can it help differentiate benign from malignant breast lesions?
Dighe M., Kanal K.
American Journal of Roentgenology. 2015 Jan:W389