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Kaushik S. Shahir, MD
Assistant Professor of Radiology

Section of Cardiothoracic
Division of Diagnostic Radiology

Patient Care Emphases:
Chest Radiology
Computed Tomography
Diagnostic Radiology
CT guided lung and mediastinal biopsy

Board Certification:
American Board of Radiology - Certified Diagnostic Radiology

Clinical Practice:
• Patient Age, All
Joined MCW, 2008

Clinical Practice Locations:
Radiology Department at Froedtert & Medical College Clinics, (414) 805-3700

Education and Training:
Doctor of Medicine, Seth GS Medical College, KEM Hospital Mumbai, India, 1993-1999
Diagnostic Radiology, Sir HN Hospital, Mumbai, India, 2000-2004
Fellowship, Thoracic Radiology, Medical College of Wisconsin and Affiliated Hospitals, Diagnostic Radiology, 2007-2008

Refereed Journals

  • Shahir K, Goodman LR, Tali A, Thorsen KM, Hellman, RS.  Pulmonary Embolism in Pregnancy: CT Pulmonary Angiography vs Perfusion Scan - Eight-Year Experience.  AJR American Journal of Roentgenology 2010; 195: W214-220

  • Shahir K, Goodman LR, Wein M.  Pulmonary embolism and pulmonary hypertension.  In: Coche EE, Ghaye B, de Mey J, Duyck P, eds.  Comparative Interpretation of CT and Standard Radiography of the Chest.  Berlin Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag, 2011.

  • Sosa Lozano LA, Goodman LR, Shahir K. Pulmonary Embolism: Optimizing the Diagnostic Imaging Approach.  Hospital Practice 2010; Volume 38: No. 3.

  • Sosa Lozano LA, Shahir K, Akbar M, Goodman, LR.  A case of tracheal varices: an unusual but important cause of mural nodules in the trachea.  Br J Radiol 2011; 84: e62-64e.

Scientific Papers Presented
Refereed Journals

  • Shahir K, Gulsun Akpinar M, Goodman LR, Parmeswaran H. Breakthrough mucormycosis:  A new threat to bone marrow transplant patients on Voriconazole prophylaxis.  Received cum laude award on poster presentation at Society of Thoracic Radiology (STR).  Fort Myers, FL, USA. March 2008

  • Shahir K, Goodman LR, Tali A,Thorson KM, Hellman RS.  Pulmonary Embolism in Pregnancy: CT Pulmonary Angiography and Perfusion Scan Quality, Outcome and Negative Predictive Value - An Eight-Year Experience.  Fleischner Society.  Altea, Spain.  June 2009.
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