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Peter Davis, MD

Clinical Associate Professor

Interest (in 3 to 10 words):

California Institute of Technology (Caltech)
Medical / Graduate School Univesity of California, Los Angeles School of Medicine
Residency Department of Radiology
Univestiy of California, San Francisco
Clinical / Post-doctoral Fellowship Body Imaging
Department of Radiology
University of California, San Francisco
Current 1982-presentInternational Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine
1983-presentAmerican Association for the Advancement of Science
1986-presentRadiological Society of North America
1988-presentAmerican Roentgen Ray Society
1988-presentAmerican College of Radiology
& Programs
Digital Imaging
Clinical Interest Gastrointestinal Radiology
Computer Vision and Machine Learning Applications to Radiology
Research Interest Gastrointestinal Radiology
Computer Vision and Machine Learning Applications to Radiology
Selected Publications   Davis PL. Anaphylactoid Reactions To The Nonvascular Administration Of Water-Soluble Iodinated Contrast Media. American Journal of Roentgenology (AJR). 2015, 204(8): 1140-1145.

Davis PL. Assessing the potential earnings versus the actual earnings of academic radiologists: the effects of unequal duty service assignments. Academic Radiology 2001; 8:782-791.

Bluemke KA, Sahani D, Amendola M, ..., Davis PL, ..., Efficacy and safety of MR imaging with liver-specific contrast agent: U.S. multicenter phase III study. Radiology 2005; 237:89-98.

Davis PL, McCarty KS Jr. Sensitivity of enhanced MRI for the detection of breast cancer: new, multicentric, residual and recurrent. European Radiology 1997; 7(Suppl. 5):S289-98.

Davis PL, Staiger MJ, Harris KB, Ganott MA, Klementaviciene J, McCarty KS Jr., Tobon H. Breast cancer measurements with magnetic resonance imaging, ultrasonography and mammography. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment. 1996;37:1-9.

Davis PL, Julian TB, Staiger M, Harris KB, Borochovitz D, Klementaviciene J, and McCarty KS, Jr. Magnetic resonance imaging detection and wire localization of an occult breast cancer. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment. 1994; 32:327-330.

Davis PL, Shang Y, Talagala SL, Pasculle AW. MRI can cause focal heating in a nonuniform phantom. IEEE Transactions in Biomedical Engineering 1993; 40:1324-1327.

Davis PL, Van Thiel DH, Zajko AB, Campbell WL, Sumkin JH, Rothschild MA. Imaging in hepatic transplantation. Seminars in Liver Disease 1989;9:90-101.

Davis PL, Wolf GL, Gillen JS. Indicator dilution time-activity curves demonstrated by rapid magnetic resonance imaging techniques and paramagnetic contrast agent. Investigative Radiology 1989;5:400-406.

Davis PL, Parker DL, Nelson JA, Gillen JS. Runge VM. Interactions of paramagnetic contrast agents and the spin echo pulse sequence. Investigative Radiology 1988;23:381-388.

Brant-Zawadzki M, Davis PL, Crooks LE, Mills CM, Norman D, Newton TH, Sheldon P, Kaufman L. NMR Demonstration of Cerebral Abnormalities: Comparison with CT. American Journal of Neuroradiology 1983;4:117-124.

Davis PL, Sheldon PE, Kaufman L, Crooks LE, Margulis AR, et al. Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Mammary Adenocarcinomas in the Rat. Cancer 1983;51: 433-439.

Davis PL, Filly RA, Goerke J. In Vitro Demonstration of an Echogenic Emulsion: Relationship of Lipid Particle Size to Echo Detection. Journal of Clinical Ultrasound 1981;9: 263-266.

Davis PL, Kaufman L, Crooks LE, Miller TR. Detectability of Hepatomas in Rat Livers by Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Investigative Radiology 1981;16: 354-359.

Davis PL, Crooks LE, Arakawa M, McRee R and Kaufman L. Potential Hazards in NMR Imaging: Heating Effects of Changing Magnetic Fields and RF Fields on Small Metallic Implants. Am J Roentgenology1981;137: 857-860.

Davis PL, Raff GL, Glantz SA. A Method to Identify Implanted Radiopaque Markers Despite Rotation of the Heart. Am. J. Physiol. 1980;239 (Heart Circ. Phys. 8): H573-H580.

Honors and  
PubMed Publications   See a listing of publications on PubMed, a service of the National Library of medicine.