Dr. Rajagopal K. V.
Dr Rajagopal K V is Professor in the department of Radiodiagnosis and Imaging at KMC Manipal. He is a renowned name among radiologist fraternity both nationally and internationally. He has represented KMC manipal as PG examiner in various universities and as speaker in eminent radiology conferences.
Department of Radio Diagnosis
Qualification: MBBS, MD, FRCR
CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES
- Supervises duties, work and quality of radiography and duties of radiographers.
- Arranges for duties and designate the work to teaching staff members based on their experience and seniority.
- Guides postgraduate students in research.
- Performs and interprets Conventional X-rays and special investigations, including Uro-radiological and Reproductive System Procedure.
- Is involved in departmental audit activities working towards ISO and NABH accreditation, departmental stock of interventional radiology instruments.
- Updates protocols and guidelines for Radiology imaging and reporting.
- Organizes various CME programs and conferences.
Dr Rajagopal KV teaches undergraduate and postgraduate students.
SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
|Subject||Semester / Year|
|Radiodiagnosis and Imaging||5th and 7th semester|
|Radiodiagnosis and Imaging|
|Degree||Specialisation||Institute||Year of passing|
|FRCR||Radiodiagnosis||Royal College of Radiology, London, United Kingdom||2010|
|MD||Radiodiagnosis||Govt Medical College, Patiala||1996|
|MBBS||Govt Medical College, University of Mysore||1990|
|Institution / Organisation||Designation||Role||Tenure|
|KMC,Manipal||Professor||2018 till date|
|KMC, Manipal||Professor and HOD||04/2012 - 2018|
|KMC, Manipal||Professor||11/2007 till 2012|
|KMC, Manipal||Associate Professor||11/2003 to 11/2007|
|KMC, Manipal||Assistant Professor||11/1998 to 11/2003|
|KMC, Manipal||Senior Resident||11/1996 to 02/1998|
AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
Area of Interest
Musculoskeletal, abdominal and Neuroimaging, Ultrasonography including General ultrasound, musculoskeletal and Ultrasound of small parts, Interventional radiology including ultrasound/CT guided procedures and vascular interventions.
Area of Expertise
Cross sectional Imaging and Radiological intervention procedures
Area of Research
Neuroimaging, MSK Imaging and Breast Imaging
Professional Affiliations & Contributions
- Life Member of Indian Radiological & Imaging Association, 1996.
- Member of RSNA.
- Member of General Medical Council (UK), 2005
TEXT BOOK CHAPTERS
- Ultrasound in genetic and congenital disorders. Human genetics for students. 11.1-11.7, 2006
- “Mammography” in Manipal manual of Surgery.
- “Imaging of gastrointestinal infections” in text book “Infections of the Gastrointestinal System”
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Role of Doppler for prediction of adverse perinatal outcome in PIH and IUGR
2003-01-01 Dr Gowrisankar
Role of Computed Tomography in the evaluation of parapharyngeal lesion
2004-01-01 Dr Avinash KR
Computed Tomographic evaluation of orbital masses
2004-01-01 Dr Ankur Arora
Preliminary report on ultrasound and Doppler in evaluation of uterine invitro fertilization program
2004-01-01 Dr Naveen Kulkarni
Clinical implications of MRI and its correlation with conventional Radiography in the evaluation of acute cervical spine trauma
2004-01-01 Dr Nabil Sharif M
Mammographic and sonographic evaluation of breast lesions: A prospective analysis
2005-01-01 Dr Ashwin M P
CT evaluation of the blunt abdominal trauma
2006-01-01 Dr Abhishek Mahajan
Role of CT Perfusion in evaluation of neck lesions
2007-01-01 Dr Madhujit P
Role of perfusion CT in the evaluation of pancreatic masses
Role of CT perfusion imaging in intra cranial space occupying lesions
2009-01-01 Dr Lakshmikanth HK
Role of whole body diffusion weighted MR imaging in metastatic work up
2010-01-01 Dr Samir PM
Role Of 3D Ultrasound, Power Doppler Angiography And MRI In Patients With Suspected Endometrial Pathology – A Prospective Cohort Study
2012-01-01 Dr Supritha
MRI in Evaluation Of Anal Fistula
Optimisation of b-value in diffusion weighted MRI for benign and malignant breast lesions Development of an anlytics algorithm to predict clinical outcomes of Head and Neck Cancer using features and randomics Development and testing of dose reduction strategies on radation dose and image quality in CT angiography Establishing diagnostic reference levels and optimisation of radiation dose for computed tomography of head in paediatric population Variations in Default Mode Network of Brain Among Rajayoga Meditators, Non-Meditators and Patients with Migraine Disorder – An In Depth Vexel Based Morphometric Analytical Study of sMRI and fMRI Establishing diagnostic reference levels and optimization of radiation dose for head and neck and pelvic computed tomography protocols in radiation therapy planning Influence of low kilo voltage protocol on image quality , iodine and radiation dose for abdominopelvic computed tomography . Computer aided Diagnosis system for detection and classification of liver tumor using Computed Tomography Images Comparison Of Low Tube Voltage Ct And Standard Tube Voltage CT For Thoracic And Abdominal Imaging In Pediatric Patients Role of dynamic contrast enhanced, diffusion weighted and diffusion tensor magnetic imaging in differentiation of soft tissue tumours Spectrum of CT findings in patients of COVID-19 and it’s complications Role of Shear wave elastography in assessing tendinopathy of supraaspinatus tendon and muscle tendoachiliies and common extensor tendon of elbow in an Indian population. Role of MRI in staging of rectal cancer and value of gadolinium enhanced MRI in predicting the extent of rectal cancer. Comparison Of Low Tube Voltage Ct And Standard Tube Voltage CT For Thoracic And Abdominal Imaging In Pediatric Patients. Role of dynamic contrast enhanced, diffusion weighted and diffusion tensor magnetic imaging in differentiation of soft tissue tumours Subtraction imaging in nonvascular MRI. Role of MRI in the assessment of patients with anterior Knee pain with emphasis on Patellar instability and impingement syndromes Role of Shear wave elastography in assessing tendinopathy of supraaspinatus tendon and muscle tendoachiliies and common extensor tendon of elbow in an Indian population. Role of MRI in staging of rectal cancer and value of gadolinium enhanced MRI in predicting the extent of rectal cancer. Role of MR sequences in evaluation of glenoid labral tears in comparison with conventional MRI
Article on Uterine artery embolization
Medical Bulletin of Udayavani, 2002