Hansel J. Otero, MD, FAAP

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Assistant Professor of Radiology at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Pediatric Radiologist, Department of Radiology, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
Staff Radiologist, Department of Radiology, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Global Health Scholar, Center for Global Health (CGH), Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Vice Chair for Clinical Research, Department of Radiology, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
Department: Radiology

Contact information
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department of Radiology
3401 Civic Center Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 267-426-0098
Fax: 267-425-7068
MD (Doctor of Medicine)
Universidad Central de Venezuela- “Luis Razzetti” School of Medicine, Caracas, Venezuela, 2002.
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Selected Publications

Ramirez-Suarez, K. I., Tierradentro-Garcia, L. O., Stern, J. A., Dori, Y., Escobar, F. A., Otero, H. J., Rapp, J. B., Smith, C. L., Krishnamurthy, G., & Biko, D. M.: State-of-the-art imaging for lymphatic evaluation in children. Pediatric radiology 53(7): 1380-1390, Jun 2023 Notes: DOI: 10.1007/s00247-022-05469-6.

Otero, H. J., Elsingergy, M. M., & Back, S. J.: Magnetic resonance urography: a practical approach to preparation, protocol and interpretation. Pediatric radiology 53(7): 1391-1404, Jun 2023 Notes: DOI: 10.1007/s00247-022-05511-7.

Rapp, J. B., Ho-Fung, V. M., Ramirez, K. I., White, A. M., Otero, H. J., & Biko, D. M.: Dual-source computed tomography protocols for the pediatric chest - scan optimization techniques. Pediatric radiology 53(7): 1248-1259, Jun 2023 Notes: DOI: 10.1007/s00247-022-05468-7.

Calle-Toro, J., Viteri, B., Ballester, L., García-Perdomo, H. A., White, A., Pradhan, M., & Otero, H. J.: Risk of Acute Kidney Injury Following Contrast-enhanced CT in a Cohort of 10 407 Children and Adolescents. Radiology 307(1): e210816, Apr 2023 Notes: DOI: 10.1148/radiol.210816.

Andronikou, S., Miranda-Schaeubinger, M., Goussard, P., Frigati, L. J., Zar, H. J., Derbew, H. M., & Otero, H. J.: Changes in the role of chest radiographs for diagnosing and managing children with tuberculosis: the 2022 World Health Organization consolidated guidelines on tuberculosis. Pediatric radiology 53(3): 566-570, Mar 2023.

Andronikou, S., Elsingergy, M. M., Hailu, T., Mekete, Y., Wieczkowski, S., Otero, H. J., & Darge, K: A "global village": promoting research and careers in the pediatric radiology community through diversity. Pediatric radiology Feb 2023 Notes: DOI: 10.1007/s00247-023-05630-9; Online ahead of print as of September 2023.

Ehlayel, A. M., Okunowo, O., Dutt, M., Howarth, K., Zemel, B. S., Poznick, L., Morgan, X., Denburg, M. R., Copelovitch, L., Back, S. J., Otero, H. J., & Hartung, E. A: Assessment of fluid removal using ultrasound, bioimpedance and anthropometry in pediatric dialysis: a pilot study. BMC nephrology 24(1): 5, Jan 2023 Notes: DOI: 10.1186/s12882-022-03012-1.

Rapp, J. B., White, A. M., Otero, H. J., & Biko, D. M. : Computed tomography of the airways and lungs in congenital heart disease. Pediatric radiology 52(13): 2529-2537, Dec 2022 Notes: DOI: 10.1007/s00247-021-05186-6.

Elsingergy, M. M., Oliver, E. R., Otero, H. J., & Back, S. J.: Added value of gadolinium-based contrast agents for magnetic resonance evaluation of adnexal torsion in girls. Abdominal Radiology (New York). 3882 (eds.). 47(1): 3868, Nov 2022 Notes: DOI: 10.1007/s00261-022-03642-x.

Ramirez-Suarez, K. I., Cohen, S. A., Barrera, C. A., Levine, M. A., Goldberg, D. J., & Otero, H. J.: Longitudinal assessment of vascular calcification in generalized arterial calcification of infancy. Pediatric radiology 52(12): 2329-2341, Nov 2022 Notes: DOI: 10.1007/s00247-022-05364-0.

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Last updated: 09/21/2023
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