Summer L. Kaplan

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiology
Attending Pediatric Radiologist, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Pennsylvania Hospital, 800 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA
Director, Section of Emergency Radiology, Division of Body Imaging, Department of Radiology Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Radiology

Contact information
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Department of Radiology
3401 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 267-425-7133
Fax: 267-425-7068
Lab: 267-425-7133
Education:
BS (Biochemistry)
University of Oregon, Clark Honors College, Eugene, OR, 2000.
M.S. (Neuroscience)
University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine, Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP), Biomedical Graduate Studies, Philadelphia, PA, 2006.
M.D.
University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine, Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP), Philadelphia, PA, 2008.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

Pediatric Emergency Radiology
Neonatal Imaging
Medical Physics
Radiation Dose
Quality and Safety
Informatics

Selected Publications

Otero HJ, Cardillo F, Duffy E, Kaplan SL: The Cost-Estimation Department: A Step Toward Cost Transparency in Radiology. J Am Coll Radiol Sept 2018 Notes: epublish ahead of print.

Fenlon EP, Kaplan SL, Barrera CA, Otero HJ, Francavilla ML: Trending Use and Results of Computed Tomographic Angiography for Diagnosing Pulmonary Embolism in the Pediatric Emergency Department: A 13-Year Retrospective Study. Society for Pediatric Radiology Annual Meeting, Nashville, TN May 2018 Notes: Oral Presentation.

Otero HJ, Kaplan SL, Cardiollo F, Duffy E.: "The Cost-Estimation Department: A Step Towards Cost-Transparency in Radiology" American College of Radiology Annual Meeting, Washington, DC May 2018.

Retrouvey M, Back SJ, Bellah RD, Vossough A, Heuer G, Flibotte J, Kaplan SL: Sonographic Fronto-Occipital Ratio (FOR) in Evaluation of Hydrocephalus. Society for Pediatric Radiology Annual Meeting. Nashville, TN May 2018 Notes: Scientific Oral Presentation.

Kaplan SL, Flowers C, Irving S, Crawford J, Lin R, Schleelein L, Anupindi SA, Johnson A, White A, Zhu X: Reduced-Dose Radiography Protocol for Focused Assessment of Feeding Tube Position. Society for Pediatric Radiology Annual Meeting, Nashville,TN May 2018 Notes: Scientific Oral Presentation.

Durand R, Francavilla ML, Edgar JC, Maya-Lopera C, Kaplan SL: Bowel Patterns on the Abdominal Radiograph Complicated by the Simple Sump. Society for Pediatric Radiology Annual Meeting Nashville, TN May 2018 Notes: Scientific Poster.

Kaplan SL, Magill D, Felice MA, Xiao R, Ali S, Zhu X: Female gonadal shielding with automatic exposure control increases radiation risks. Pediatric Radiology 48(2): 227-234, February 2018.

Nelson CE, Chen AE, Bellah RD, Biko DM, Ho-Fung V, Francavilla ML, Xiao R, Kaplan SL: Ultrasound features of purulent skin and soft tissue infection without abscess. Emergency Radiology 2018 Notes: epublish ahead of print.

Kaplan SL, Magill D, Felice MA, Edgar JC, Anupindi SA, Zhu X: Intussusception reduction: Effect of air vs. liquid enema on radiation dose. Pediatric Radiology 47(11): 1471-1476, October 2017.

Nelson CE, Kaplan S, Bellah RD, Chen AE: Sonographically Occult Abscesses of the Buttock and Perineum in Children. Pediatric Emergency Care Sep 2017 Notes: epublish ahead of print.

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Last updated: 10/03/2018
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