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Robert L. Dixon, Ph.D.Wake Forest School of Medicine

Robert L. Dixon, Ph.D.

Professor,

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-4984 | Department: 336-716-6753

Email: rdixon@wakehealth.edu

Education & Training

  • B.S., University of South Carolina-Columbia , 1963
  • Ph.D., University of South Carolina-Columbia , 1970

Memberships

  • Am Assn Of Physicists In Med
  • Am Coll Of Medical Physics
  • Am Coll Of Radiology
  • Health Physics Society

NPI Number

  • 1568452613
Robert L. Dixon, Ph.D.

Robert L. Dixon, Ph.D.

Professor, Radiology

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-4984 | Department: 336-716-6753

Email: rdixon@wakehealth.edu

Recent Publications

Dixon RL, Boone JM. Stationary table CT dosimetry and anomalous scanner-reported values of CTDIvol. Med Phys. 2014;41(1):011907.


Durand DJ, Dixon RL, Morin RL. Utilization strategies for cumulative dose estimates: a review and rational assessment. J Am Coll Radiol. 2012;9(7):480-485.

Dixon RL, Whitlow CT. The physical basis of diagnostic imaging In: Chen MYM, Pope TL, Ott DJ, eds. Basic radiology. 2nd ed. New York: McGraw Hill Medical;2011: 15-23.



Zagoria RJ, Dixon RL. Radiology of urolithiasis: implications of radiation exposure and new imaging modalities. Adv Chronic Kidney Dis. 2009;16(1):48-51.

Gerber TC, Carr JJ, Arai AE, Dixon RL, Ferrari VA, Gomes AS, Heller GV, McCollough CH, McNitt-Gray MF, Mettler FA, et al. Ionizing radiation in cardiac imaging: a science advisory from the American Heart Association Committee on Cardiac Imaging of the Council on Clinical Cardiology and Committee on Cardiovascular Imaging. Circulation. 2009;119(7):1056-1065.

Bharkhada D, Yu H, Dixon R, Wei Y, Carr JJ, Bourland JD, Best R, Hogan R, Wang G. Demonstration of dose and scatter reductions for interior computed tomography. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2009;33(6):967-972.

Dixon RL. The average radiation dose to the public from medical X rays is on the rise--bad or good news? [magazine commentary] [German]. Strahlenschutzpraxis. 2008;(January 2008):52-53.

Dixon RL, Ballard AC. Experimental validation of a versatile system of CT dosimetry using a conventional ion chamber: beyond CTDI100. Med Phys. 2007;34(8):3399-3413.


Craddock C, Chen MY, Dixon RL, Schlarb CA, Williams DW III. The effect of skull volume and density on differentiating gray and white matter on routine computed tomography scans of the head. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2006;30(5):734-738.

All Publications

For a listing of recent publications, refer to PubMed, a service provided by the National Library of Medicine.

For a list of earlier publications, visit the Carpenter Library Publication Search.

Professor, Radiology

Robert L. Dixon, Ph.D.

Robert L. Dixon, Ph.D.

Professor, Radiology

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