Researcher Profile

Researcher Profile

Rickhesvar Mahraj, MD, FRCP, FRCR

Rickhesvar Mahraj, MD, FRCP, FRCR

Interim Chair, Department of Radiation Oncology
Professor, Department of Radiology
Professor, Department of Pediatrics
Disease Teams:
Thoracic Cancer

Research Interests

  • Thorax
  • Spiral Computed Tomography
  • Lung
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Tomography
  • Lymph Nodes
  • Lung Neoplasms
  • Neoplasm Metastasis
  • Thoracic Duct
  • Neck
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Lymphography

Recent Publications


Huesch, M, Cherian, R, Labib, S & Mahraj, R 2018, 'Evaluating Report Text Variation and Informativeness: Natural Language Processing of CT Chest Imaging for Pulmonary Embolism', Journal of the American College of Radiology, vol. 15, no. 3, pp. 554-562.


Cheirsilp, R, Zang, X, Bascom, R, Allen, T, Mahraj, R & Higgins, WE 2016, Deformable image registration for multimodal lung-cancer staging. in MA Styner, ED Angelini & ED Angelini (eds), Medical Imaging 2016: Image Processing. vol. 9784, 97843Z, SPIE, Medical Imaging 2016: Image Processing, San Diego, United States, 3/1/16.
Geeting, G, Beck, M, Bruno, M, Mahraj, R, Caputo, G, DeFlitch, C & Hollenbeak, CS 2016, 'Mandatory assignment of modified wells score before CT angiography for pulmonary embolism fails to improve utilization or percentage of positive cases', American Journal of Roentgenology, vol. 207, no. 2, pp. 442-449.


Avella, DM, Toth, J, Reed, MF, Gusani, NJ, Kimchi, ET, Mahraj, R, Staveley-O'Carroll, KF & Kaifi, JT 2015, 'Pleural space infections after image-guided percutaneous drainage of infected intraabdominal fluid collections: A retrospective single institution analysis' BMC Surgery, vol. 15, no. 1.

Clinical Trials Search

Children (age < 18 years)
Adults (age >= 18 years)