Emergency Radiology

New Clinical Program: Emergency Radiology at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital

On July 1, 2022, UCSF and Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital (ZSFG) established a new Emergency Radiology section to provide after-hours faculty coverage for imaging exams conducted between 5 pm and midnight. With the leadership of Mark Wilson, MD, ZSFG Chief of Radiology, faculty members Jason Talbott, MD, PhD, Shital Gandhi, MBBS, and Amrutha Ramachandran, MBBS, staff this new endeavor along with 8 per-diem faculty.

Amrutha Ramachandran, MD Joins UCSF Radiology Faculty

The UC San Francisco Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging is pleased to announce that Amrutha Ramachandran, MD has joined our faculty as an assistant professor of clinical radiology starting on November 1, 2022.

Research Looks at the Predictive Value of Non-Contrast Head CT with Negative Findings in the Emergency Department Setting

A team of scientists led by the UCSF Radiology Neuroradiology Section evaluated the rate of findings in patients who received serial head CTs in the emergency department.

Research Points to the Important Potential Role of Radiologists in Detecting Intimate Partner Violence (IPV)

A group of researchers set out to assess the radiologic findings associated with intimate partner violence (IPV). Dr. Elizabeth George was lead author on this study.