Kush R Desai

  • 521 Citations
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Personal profile

Certifications and Licenses

Vascular & Interventional Radiology
Diagnostic Radiology

Training Experience

2008Internship, Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Evanston Northwestern Healthcare)
2012Residency, Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center
2013Fellowship, Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center

Research Interests

My primary research and clinical interests are in venous thromboembolic disease, including IVC filter management/complex IVC filter retrieval, deep venous thrombolysis, reconstruction of chronic venous occlusions, and interventional pulmonary embolism management. I have additional clinical and research interest in hepatobiliary disease, including liver directed therapies for hepatocellular carcinoma, management of portal hypertension, and biliary disease.

Education/Academic qualification

MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

… → 2007

Research interests

  • Thrombosis/Fibrinolysis
  • Vascular and Interventional Radiology
  • Liver Cancer

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Grants 2016 2022

Research Output 2007 2019

1 Citation (Scopus)
Vena Cava Filters
Confidence Intervals
1 Citation (Scopus)

Acute Portal Vein Thrombosis: Current Trends in Medical and Endovascular Management

Seedial, S. M., Mouli, S. K. & Desai, K. R., Jan 1 2018, In : Seminars in Interventional Radiology. 35, 3, p. 198-202 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Portal Vein
Thrombolytic Therapy
Portal Hypertension
1 Citation (Scopus)
Iliac Vein
Lower Extremity
Venous Thrombosis
25 Citations (Scopus)

Institutional decision to adopt Y90 as primary treatment for hepatocellular carcinoma informed by a 1,000-patient 15-year experience

Salem, R., Gabr, A., Riaz, A., Mora, R., Ali, R., Abecassis, M., Hickey, R., Kulik, L., Ganger, D., Flamm, S., Atassi, R., Atassi, B., Sato, K., Benson, A. B., Mulcahy, M. F., Abouchaleh, N., Asadi, A. A., Desai, K., Thornburg, B., Vouche, M. & 7 others, Habib, A., Caicedo, J., Miller, F. H., Yaghmai, V., Kallini, J. R., Mouli, S. & Lewandowski, R. J., Oct 2018, In : Hepatology. 68, 4, p. 1429-1440 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Liver Neoplasms
Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Confidence Intervals
1 Citation (Scopus)

Perceptions of Quality in Interventional Oncology

Keller, E. J., Kennedy, K. Y., Patel, A. P., Ivanovic, M., Collins, J. D., Sato, K. T., Thornburg, B. G., Riaz, A., Nemcek Jr, A. A., Desai, K. R., Lewandowski, R. J., Salem, R., Vogelzang, R. L. & Hickey, R., Mar 1 2018, In : Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology. 29, 3, p. 367-372.e1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Professional Competence
Patient Care
Grounded Theory