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Chiara Ghetti, MD, MSC

Associate Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Division of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery

Specialty Areas

Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery
Urogynecology
Obstetrics and Gynecology

Board Certifications

Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery
Obstetrics and Gynecology

Hospital Affiliations

Missouri Baptist Medical Center
Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

Languages

Italian

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Location(s)

Location(s)

Missouri Baptist Medical Center
Building D

3023 N. Ballas Road
Fourth Floor, Suite 450
St. Louis, MO 63131

Office Phone: (314) 747-1402
Fax: 314-362-3328

Barnes-Jewish Center for Outpatient Health

4901 Forest Park Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63108

Suite: 710C
Floor: 7th
Office Phone: 314-747-1402
Fax: (314) 362-3328

Center for Advanced Medicine - South County

5201 Midamerica Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63129

Office Phone: 314-747-1402

Education

Education

MS: University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 2013
B.A.: Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 1992
Fellowship: Female Pelvic Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 2004
Medical Degree: Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana 1997
Residency: Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 2001

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Patient dose in angiographic interventional procedures: A multicentre study in Italy.
Isoardi P, D'Ercole L, Cavallari M, Gianusso L, Pini S, Giordano C, Angelini L, Colombo PE, Canne SD, Vecchio AD, Di Liberto R, Farnedi S, Ghetti C, Lorenzini E, Origgi D, Paruccini N, Pasquino M, Cutaia C, Quattrocchi M, Riccardi L, Soavi R, Strocchi S, Trianni A, Venturi G
Phys Med. 2019 Aug; 64273-292. doi: 10.1016/j.ejmp.2019.06.008.

PMID:
    31515030
    [PubMed - in process]
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Longitudinal Study of music Therapy's Effectiveness for Premature infants and their caregivers (LongSTEP): protocol for an international randomised trial.
Ghetti C, Bieleninik Ł, Hysing M, Kvestad I, Assmus J, Romeo R, Ettenberger M, Arnon S, Vederhus BJ, Söderström Gaden T, Gold C
BMJ Open. 2019 Sep 3; 9(8)e025062. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-025062.

PMID:
    31481362
    [PubMed - in process]
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Pelvic floor myofascial pain severity and pelvic floor disorder symptom bother: is there a correlation?
Meister MR, Sutcliffe S, Badu A, Ghetti C, Lowder JL
Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2019 Sep; 221(3)235.e1-235.e15. doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2019.07.020.

PMID:
    31319079
    [PubMed - in process]
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Characterization of GE discovery IGS 740 angiography system by means of channelized Hotelling observer (CHO).
Bertolini M, Trojani V, Nitrosi A, Iori M, Sassatelli R, Ortenzia O, Ghetti C
Phys Med Biol. 2019 Apr 23; 64(9)095002. doi: 10.1088/1361-6560/ab144c.

PMID:
    30921779
    [PubMed - in process]
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Development of a standardized, reproducible screening examination for assessment of pelvic floor myofascial pain.
Meister MR, Sutcliffe S, Ghetti C, Chu CM, Spitznagle T, Warren DK, Lowder JL
Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2019 Mar; 220(3)255.e1-255.e9. doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2018.11.1106.

PMID:
    30527941
    [PubMed - in process]
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Novel approach for quality assessment and improving diagnostic accuracy in cell-based infection imaging using 99mTc-HMPAO labeled leukocytes.
Migliari S, Sammartano A, Cidda C, Baldari G, Scarlattei M, Serreli G, Ghetti C, Pipitone S, Lippi G, Ruffini L
Acta Biomed. 2018 Oct 8; 89(3)355-364. doi: 10.23750/abm.v89i3.7064.

PMID:
    30333459
    [PubMed - in process]
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Radiation dose reduction in myocardial perfusion imaging single-photon emission computed tomography/computed tomography using a dose-tracking software.
Serreli G, Ruffini L, Ortenzia O, Cidda C, Lazzara C, Ghetti C
Nucl Med Commun. 2018 Oct; 39(10)894-900. doi: 10.1097/MNM.0000000000000895.

PMID:
    30095688
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Intensity-modulated radiation therapy and volumetric modulated arc therapy versus conventional conformal techniques at high energy: Dose assessment and impact on second primary cancer in the out-of-field region.
Sánchez-Nieto B, Romero-Expósito M, Terrón JA, Irazola L, Paiusco M, Cagni E, Ghetti C, Filice S, Sánchez-Doblado F
Rep Pract Oncol Radiother. 2018 Jul-Aug; 23(4)251-259. doi: 10.1016/j.rpor.2018.04.008.

PMID:
    29991929
    [PubMed]
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Supporting Clinicians After Adverse Events: Development of a Clinician Peer Support Program.
Lane MA, Newman BM, Taylor MZ, OʼNeill M, Ghetti C, Woltman RM, Waterman AD
J Patient Saf. 2018 Sep; 14(3)e56-e60. doi: 10.1097/PTS.0000000000000508.

PMID:
    29878948
    [PubMed - in process]
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Kleine-Levin syndrome: the contribution of PET scan and hydrogen breath test for small intestinal bacterial overgrowth.
Melpignano A, Milioli G, Bertelè A, Vaudano AE, Ghetti C, Parrino L, Ruffini L
Sleep Med. 2018 Jun; 4695-97. doi: 10.1016/j.sleep.2018.03.012.

PMID:
    29773218
    [PubMed - in process]
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Development and Validation of a High-Pressure Liquid Chromatography Method for the Determination of Chemical Purity and Radiochemical Purity of a [<sup>68</sup>Ga]-Labeled Glu-Urea-Lys(Ahx)-HBED-CC (Positron Emission Tomography) Tracer.
Migliari S, Sammartano A, Scarlattei M, Serreli G, Ghetti C, Cidda C, Baldari G, Ortenzia O, Ruffini L
ACS Omega. 2017 Oct 31; 2(10)7120-7126. doi: 10.1021/acsomega.7b00677.

PMID:
    29520394
    [PubMed]
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PHYSICAL CHARACTERISATION OF FOUR DIFFERENT COMMERCIAL DIGITAL BREAST TOMOSYNTHESIS SYSTEMS.
Ortenzia O, Rossi R, Bertolini M, Nitrosi A, Ghetti C
Radiat Prot Dosimetry. 2018 Oct 1; 181(3)277-289. doi: 10.1093/rpd/ncy024.

PMID:
    29462366
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A Theoretical Model of Resource-Oriented Music Therapy with Informal Hospice Caregivers during Pre-Bereavement.
Potvin N, Bradt J, Ghetti C
J Music Ther. 2018 Mar 9; 55(1)27-61. doi: 10.1093/jmt/thx019.

PMID:
    29438566
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Altered Brain Glucose Consumption in Cogan's Syndrome.
Mora P, Ruffini L, Ghetti C, Ghirardini S, Scarlattei M, Baldari G, Cidda C, Rubino P, Gandolfi SA, Orsoni JG
J Ophthalmol. 2016; 20163207150. doi: 10.1155/2016/3207150.

PMID:
    28050276
    [PubMed]
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Effect of iterative reconstruction on image quality of low-dose chest computed tomography.
Pavarani A, Martini C, Gafa' V, Bini P, Silva M, Ghetti C, Sverzellati N
Acta Biomed. 2016 Sep 13; 87(2)168-76.

PMID:
    27648999
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Definition of Local Diagnostic Reference Levels in a Radiology Department Using a Dose Tracking Software.
Ghetti C, Ortenzia O, Palleri F, Sireus M
Radiat Prot Dosimetry. 2017 Jun 1; 175(1)38-45. doi: 10.1093/rpd/ncw264.

PMID:
    27614299
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Music Therapy for Preterm Infants and Their Parents: A Meta-analysis.
Bieleninik Ł, Ghetti C, Gold C
Pediatrics. 2016 Sep; 138(3)pii: e20160971. doi: 10.1542/peds.2016-0971.

PMID:
    27561729
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Brain Metabolism Correlates of the Free and Cued Selective Reminding Test in Mild Cognitive Impairment.
Caffarra P, Ghetti C, Ruffini L, Spallazzi M, Spotti A, Barocco F, Guzzo C, Marchi M, Gardini S
J Alzheimers Dis. 2016; 51(1)27-31. doi: 10.3233/JAD-150418.

PMID:
    26836012
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Genital hiatus size is associated with and predictive of apical vaginal support loss.
Lowder JL, Oliphant SS, Shepherd JP, Ghetti C, Sutkin G
Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2016 Jun; 214(6)718.e1-8. doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2015.12.027.

PMID:
    26719211
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Integrating Information from FDG - and Amyloid PET for Detecting Different Types of Dementia in Older Persons. A Case-series Study.
Ruffini L, Lauretani F, Scarlattei M, Ticinesi A, Meschi T, Ghetti C, Serreli G, Maggio M, Caffarra P
J Prev Alzheimers Dis. 2016; 3(3)127-132. doi: 10.14283/jpad.2016.101.

PMID:
    29205250
    [PubMed]
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