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Researcher: Fonseca Diaz, RA (Mr Ricardo Fonseca Diaz)

Fields of Research

Cardiology (incl. Cardiovascular Diseases)

Research Objectives

Cardiovascular System and Diseases

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Appropriateness and outcomes: is it time to adopt appropriate use criteria outside of North America?; Heart
Association of survival time with transthoracic echocardiography in stable patients with heart failure: Is routine follow-up ever appropriate?; International Journal of Cardiology
Development and validation of a screening tool for the identification of inappropriate transthoracic echocardiograms; BMJ Open
Growth and geographical variation in the use of cardiac imaging in Australia; Internal Medicine Journal
How I do it: judging appropriateness for TTE and TEE; Cardiovascular Ultrasound
Overestimation of cardiovascular outcome incidence; The Lancet
Temporal changes in appropriateness of cardiac imaging; Journal of the American College of Cardiology
Understanding decision-making in cardiac imaging: determinants of appropriate use; European Heart Journal - Cardiovascular Imaging
Use of atrial strain to predict atrial fibrillation after cerebral ischemia; JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging
Usefulness of Hand-Held Ultrasonography as a Gatekeeper to Standard Echocardiography for 'Rarely Appropriate' Echocardiography Requests; American Journal of Cardiology
What is the evidence status of Appropriate Use Criteria (AUC)? Insight from a matching exercise with the guidelines for echocardiography; Internal Medicine Journal

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision