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Department of


Clinical Research

There are multiple research opportunities available at the University of Cincinnati, which is considered one of America's top public research institutions. Active research grants and ongoing clinical trials include studies in ultrasound diagnosis and therapy, CT and magnetic resonance imaging.

Abdominal Imaging


Breast Imaging

  • Dual-Energy Tomosynthesis (DET) for Breast Cancer Detection

  • Benefit of Surgical Excision of Benign Intraductal Papillomas

  • Proton Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy: Predicting Neoadjuvant Chemotherapeutic Response (COMPLETED)


Cardiothoracic Imaging

  • Textural Analysis: A Novel Oncologic Imaging Biomarker for Part-Solid Lung Nodules



Interventional Radiology Research


Musculoskeletal Imaging Research


Neuroradiology Imaging Research

  • ICH Recovery:

  • MR Imaging of Cerebellar Tonsillar Displacement: Adult-Type Chiari Versus Intracranial Hypotension

  • Endovascular Therapy Following Imaging Evaluation for Ischemic Stroke 3

  • Textural Analysis: A Novel Oncologic Imaging Biomarker for Gliomas

  • NINDS Cincinnati Neuroscience Clinical Trials Research Center (CinciNEXT)

  • Neurological Emergencies Treatment Trials (NETT) Clinical Site Hub

  • Clinical Utility of MR Based Hydrodynamic Parameters in Chiari Malformation

  • Interventional Management of Stroke (IMS III) Study (COMPLETED)

  • Specialized Program of Translational Research in Acute Stroke (SPOTRIAS) (COMPLETED)

  • Penumbral Relation to Clinical Outcome and Time (PREDICT) (COMPLETED)

  • Spreading Depressions as Secondary Insults after Traumatic Injury to the Human Brain (COMPLETED)

  • Subcortical T2/Flair Hypointensity on MRI: Clinico-Pathologic Associations

  • Patients with Rapidly Improving Symptoms and Minor Neurologic Deficits (PRISMS) Study

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Achala Vagal, MD
Vice Chair of Research