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Radiologist, Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging

Program Director, Pediatric Radiology Fellowship

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Radiology



Board Certified

My Biography & Research


Eric J. Crotty, PhD, was raised in Cork, Ireland and received his MB, BCh, BAO degree from the University of College Cork, graduating in 1990. Having worked for three years in pediatrics, he undertook a radiology residency program from 1995 to 1999. Subsequently he did a fellowship year in thoracic imaging at Duke University Medical Center, from July 1999 to June 2000, followed by a pediatric radiology fellowship year at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center from July 2000 to June 2001. He later joined the staff at Cincinnati Children's. He currently is the program director of the Pediatric Radiology Fellowship Program. His interests include education, and cardio thoracic imaging.

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Clinical Interests

Pulmonary radiology; cardiac radiology

Academic Affiliation

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Radiology

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My Education

MD: University College Cork, Ireland, 1990.

Residency: Radiology, Cork University Hospital, Ireland.

Fellowship in Thoracic Imaging: Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, 1999-2000.

Fellowship in Pediatric Radiology: Cincinnati Children's, Cincinnati, OH, 2000-2001.

Certification: FFRRCSI, 1998; American Board of Radiology, 2005; American Board of Radiology-Pediatrics, 2006.

My Publications

Pediatric Myocardial T1 and T2 Value Associations with Age and Heart Rate at 1.5 T. Alsaied, T; Tseng, SY; Siddiqui, S; Patel, P; Khoury, PR; Crotty, EJ; Lang, S; Rattan, M; Fleck, R; Pradnekar, A; et al. Pediatric Cardiology. 2021; 42:269-277.

Automatic Detection of Inadequate Pediatric Lateral Neck Radiographs of the Airway and Soft Tissues using Deep Learning. Somasundaram, E; Dillman, JR; Crotty, EJ; Trout, AT; Towbin, AJ; Anton, CG; Logan, A; Wieland, CA; Felekey, S; Coley, BD; et al. Radiology. Artificial intelligence.. 2020; 2.

Proadrenomedullin Predicts Severe Disease in Children with Suspected Community-Acquired Pneumonia. Florin, TA; Ambroggio, L; Brokamp, C; Zhang, Y; Nylen, ES; Rattan, M; Crotty, E; Belsky, MA; Krueger, S; Epperson, TN; et al. Clinical Infectious Diseases. 2020.

Interpretation of pediatric chest radiographs by non-radiologist clinicians in Botswana using World Health Organization criteria for endpoint pneumonia. Fawole, OA; Kelly, MS; Steenhoff, AP; Feemster, KA; Crotty, EJ; Rattan, MS; David, T; Mazhani, T; Shah, SS; Andronikou, S; et al. Pediatric Radiology. 2020; 50:913-922.

CT Angiography Findings of Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformations in Children and Young Adults With Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia. Shin, S; Kim, HK; Crotty, EJ; Hammill, AM; Wusik, K; Kim, D. American Journal of Roentgenology. 2020; 214:1369-1376.

Biomarkers and Disease Severity in Children With Community-Acquired Pneumonia. Florin, TA; Ambroggio, L; Brokamp, C; Zhang, Y; Rattan, M; Crotty, E; Belsky, MA; Krueger, S; Epperson, TN; Kachelmeyer, A; et al. Pediatrics. 2020; 145.

Secretin Improves Visualization of Nondilated Pancreatic Ducts in Children Undergoing MRCP. Li, Y; Dillman, JR; Anton, CG; Crotty, EJ; Smith, EA; Abu-El-Haija, M; Trout, AT. American Journal of Roentgenology. 2020; 214:917-922.

Antibiotic Use and Outcomes in Children in the Emergency Department With Suspected Pneumonia. Lipshaw, MJ; Eckerle, M; Florin, TA; Crotty, EJ; Lipscomb, J; Jacobs, J; Rattan, M; Ruddy, RM; Shah, SS; Ambroggio, L. Pediatrics. 2020; 145.

Computed Tomographic 3-Dimensional Virtual Dissection Aiding Surgical Planning in a Rare Pediatric Case of Bicuspid Aortic Valve With Ascending Aorta Pseudoaneurysm. Steele, J; Alsaied, T; Crotty, EJ; Tretter, JT. Circulation: Cardiovascular Imaging. 2020; 13.

mDixon ECG-gated 3-dimensional cardiovascular magnetic resonance angiography in patients with congenital cardiovascular disease. Kourtidou, S; Jones, MR; Moore, RA; Tretter, JT; Ollberding, NJ; Crotty, EJ; Rattan, MS; Fleck, RJ; Taylor, MD. Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance. 2019; 21.