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Publications (Pubmed)


Researcher ID: E-8225-2010
Google Scholar Citations = 1,492,  h-Index =23, i-10 index = 38



C. Hamilton-Craig, K Kostner, D Colquhuon, SJ Nicholls. Omega-3 fatty acids and cardiovascular prevention: is the jury still out?. Internal Medicine Journal. Volume53, Issue12 2024


Cullen L, Greenslade JH, Stephensen L… Hamilton-Craig C et al. 2022 SAMIE study investigators. External validation of a rapid algorithm using high-sensitivity troponin assay results for evaluating patients with suspected acute myocardial infarction. Emerg Med J. Jan 2024. doi:10.1136/emermed-2023-213539




Playford D, Figtree G, Dwividi G, Hamilton-Craig C. “Examining the Potential for Coronary Artery Calcium (CAC) Scoring in Individuals at Low Cardiovascular Risk”. Heart Lunc Circulation April 2021


Einstein A, Shaw L, et al for the INCAPS Investigators Group (incl. C Hamilton-Craig). “International Impact of COVID-19 on the Diagnosis of Heart Disease, J Am Coll Cardiol. 2021 Jan, 77 (2) 173–185. doi/10.1016/j.jacc.2020.10.054


TEXT messages to improve MEDication adherence and Secondary prevention after Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS) - The TEXTMEDS Randomized Clinical Trial. Clara Chow, Harry Klimis, Aravinda Thiagalingam, Julie Redfern, Graham Hillis, David Brieger, John Atherton, Ravinay Bhindi, Derek Chew, Nicholas Collins, Michael Fitzpatrick, Craig Juergens, Nadarajah Kangaharan, Andrew Maiorana, Michele McGrady, Rohan Poulter, Pratap Shetty, Jonathon Waites, Christian Hamilton-Craig, Peter Thompson, Sandrine Stepien, Amy Von Huben, and Anthony Rodgers. CIRCULATION AHA/2021/056161R2.

Arai,…. C. Hamilton-Craig, Pennell et al. Stress Perfusion Cardiac Magnetic Resonance vs SPECT Imaging for Detection of Coronary Artery Disease.  J Am Coll Cardiol. Vol 82; 19, 7 Nov 2023

C Hamilton-Craig, M Ugander, J Greenwood, R Kozor. Stress perfusion Cardiac Magnetic Resonance for the general cardiologist. HEART. 2023 Feb 23;109(6):428-433. doi: 10.1136/heartjnl-2022-321630.

Technical Recommendations for Computed Tomography Guidance of Intervention in the Right Ventricular Outflow Tract: Native RVOT, Conduits and Bioprosthetic Valves: White Paper of the Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (SCCT). J Cardiovasc Comput Tomog 2023.

Neumann et al. for the ARTEMIS study group. Personalized diagnosis in suspected myocardial infarction. Clinical Research in Cardiology. Published online 02 May 2023.

Abdelkarim, Roy… C.Hamilton-Craig, Budoff. Evaluation of Image Quality for High Heart Rates for Coronary Computed Tomographic Angiography with Advancement in CT Technology: The CONVERGE Registry. J Cardiovasc Dev Dis.2023 Sep 19


Arai A, Pennell D… C Hamilton-Craig et al for the GADACAD Investigators: “Significant coronary artery disease detection by Gadobutrol-enhanced CMR. Results from two single-vendor phase III”. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2020 Sep, 76 (13) 1536–1547


Augosto J… C Hamilton-Craig, J Moon et al.  “Diagnosis and Risk Stratification in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy using Machine Learning Wall Thickness Measurement: a Comparison with Human Test-Retest Performance”. LANCET Digital Health. October 2020 D-20-00556R3

Captur G… C Hamilton-Craig, J Moon et al. “T1 Mapping Performance and Measurement Repeatability: Results from the Multi-National T1 Mapping Standardization Phantom Program (T1MES)”. J Card Mag Res, 22, 31 (2020)


Kozor R… C Hamilton-Craig et al. ”Cost-Effectiveness of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance in Diagnosing Coronary Artery Disease in the Australian Health Care System”. Heart Lung Circ 2020 Aug 27. doi: 10.1016/j.hlc.2020.07.008


G Watts, D Sullivan… C Hamilton-Craiget al. “Integrated Guidance for Enhancing the Care of  Familial Hypercholestolaemia in Australia”, for the Familial Hypercholesterolaemia Australian Consensus Working Group, in press Heart Lung Circulation Dec 2020 (HLC-S-20-00967)


P Choudray, D Celemajer, C Hamilton-Craig et al. "LV Non-Compaction in Patients with Coarctation of the Aorta – Prevalence and Effects on Cardiac Function." CTY-20-Apr-22.R1. Cardiology In the Young, in press Feb 2021


Luis SA, Luis C, Habibian M, Chan J, Raffel OC, Hamilton-Craig C. “Prognostic Value of Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Acute Coronary Syndrome Patients with Troponin Elevation and Non-obstructive Coronary Arteries." (Ms# 2020-0182.R3)  in press, Mayo Clinic Proceedings 2020


Rezvanizadeh V… Hamilton Craig C, Roy S, Budoff M.  Lower Utilization of Contrast Media and Beta-Blocker In 256- Detector GE Revolution CT Scanner: The Converge Registry. J Cardiovasc Comp Tomog 2020:14;S38


Laher S, YW Wong, DG Platts, A Prabhu, BThomson, C Hamilton-Craig, D Godbolt, E Cheesman, AM Dashwood. “A rare case of severe nontropical right ventricular endomyodardial fibrosis”.  J Am Coll Cardiol Case Reports, Dec 2000. JACCAS-812_R1


Choudhary P, Strugnell W, Puranik R, Hamilton-Craig C, Kutty S, Celermajer DS. Left ventricular non-compaction in patients with single ventricle heart disease. Cardiol Young. 2020 Jan 9:1-7. doi: 10.1017/S1047951119001872



C Hamilton-Craig, K Tandon, B Kwan, AJ Wesley, R O’Rourke, J Neill, KR Branch, “Coronary CT radiation dose reduction strategies at an Australian Tertiary Care Center – improvements in radiation exposure through an evidence-based approach”. J Med Radiat Sci. 2019 Nov 6. doi: 10.1002/jmrs.358


Moody WE, Hudsmith LE, Holloway B, Treibel TA, Davies R, Kozor R, Hamilton-Craig C, Edwards NC, Bradlow WM, Moon JC, Steeds RP; British Society of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance and the Australia and New Zealand Working Group for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance. Variation in cardiovascular magnetic resonance myocardial contouring: Insights from an international survey. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2019 Feb 17. doi: 10.1002/jmri.26689


Madaj P, Li D, Nakanishi R, Andreini D, Pontone G, Conte E, O'Rourke R, Hamilton-Craig C, Nimmagadda M, Kim N, Fatima B, Dailing C, Budoff M. “Lower Radiation Dosing in Cardiac Computed Tomographic Angiography: the CONVERGE Registry”. J Nucl Med Technol. 2019 Oct 11. pii: jnumed.119.229500. doi: 10.2967/jnumed.119.229500


Hamilton-Craig C, Lambert M, Lin A. 72 year old lady following atrial appendage occluder. HEART 2019.  doi:10.1136/heartjnl-2019-314837


Patel N, Li D, Nakanishi R, Fatima B, Andreini D, Pontone G, Conte E, O'Rourke R, Jayawardena E, Hamilton-Craig C, Nimmagadda M, Budoff MJ. Comparison of Whole Heart Computed Tomography Scanners for Image Quality Lower Radiation Dosing in Coronary Computed Tomography Angiography: The CONVERGE Registry. Acad Radiol. 2019 Jan 22. pii: S1076-6332(19)30021-2. doi: 10.1016/j.acra.2019.01.002


P Madaj, D Li; Rine N; D Andreini; G Pontone; E Conte; R O'Rourke; C Hamilton-Craig; M Nimmagadda; N Kim; B Fatima; C  Dailing; K Shaikh; C Shekar; J Hwan Lee; M Budoff. “Decrease in Radiation Dosing for Coronary Artery Calcium (CAC) scans with Advancement in CT technology: The CONVERGE Registry.” J Cardiovasc Comput Tomog, 2019



Lum YH, McKenzie S, Brown M, Hamilton-Craig C. Impact of Cardiac MRI in Heart Failure Patients referred to a Tertiary Advanced Heart Failure Unit: Improvements in Diagnosis and Management.Intern Med J. 2018 Aug 28. doi: 10.1111/imj.14087

Lin AC, Seale H, Hamilton-Craig C, Morris NR, Strugnell W. Quantification of biventricular strain and assessment of ventriculo-ventricular interaction in pulmonary arterial hypertension using exercise cardiac magnetic resonance imaging and myocardial feature tracking. J MagnReson Imaging. 2018 Oct 24. doi: 10.1002/jmri.26517

C Maroules; C Hamilton-Craig, KR Branch, J Lee, RC Cury, P Maurovich-Horvat, R Rubinshtein, R Sharma, D Thomas, M Williams, Y Guo, RC. Cury. Coronary Artery Disease Reporting and Data System (CAD-RADS): Inter-observer Agreement for Assessment Categories and Modifiers.  J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr. 2018 Mar - Apr;12(2):125-130. doi: 10.1016/j.jcct.2017.11.014

Chow CK, Thiagalingam A, Santo K, Kok C, Thakkar J, Stepien S, Billot L, Jan S, Joshi R, Hillis GS, Brieger D, Chew DP, Rådholm K, Atherton JJ, Bhindi R, Collins N, Coverdale S, Hamilton-Craig C, Kangaharan N, Maiorana A, McGrady M, Shetty P, Thompson P, Rogers A, Redfern J. TEXT messages to improve MEDication adherence and Secondary prevention (TEXTMEDS) after acute coronary syndrome: clinical trial Protocol. BMJ Open 2018 Jan 27;8(1)


Fletcher MP, O'Rourke R, David M, Gaikwad N, Walters DL, Hamilton-Craig C. Coronary CT in Australia has high positive predictive value unaffected by site volume: An analysis of 510 positive CTCA scans with invasive angiographic correlation. Int J Cardiol Heart Vasc. 2018 Aug 18;20:46-49. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcha.2018.03.005

Kyranis SJ, Latona J, Platts D, Kelly N, Savage M, Brown M, Hamilton-Craig C, Scalia GM, Burstow D. Improving the echocardiographic assessment of pulmonary pressure using the tricuspid regurgitant signal-The "chin" vs the "beard”. Echocardiography. 2018 Aug;35(8):1085-1096

A Lee, H Haqqani, C Hamilton-Craig, R Denman, Catheter ablation of papillary muscle arrhythmias: Implications of mitral valve prolapse and systolic dysfunction. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2018 May 6. doi: 10.1111/pace.13363



Hamilton-Craig CR, Chow CK, Younger JF, Jelinek VM, Chan J, Liew GY. Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand position statement executive summary: coronary artery calcium scoring. Med J Aust. 2017 Oct 16;207(8):357-361


Branch KR, Hamilton-Craig C. Editorial - The Dye Don't Lie but May Not Tell the Truth: Combining Coronary Computed Tomography Angiography With Myocardial Perfusion Imaging. Editorial in JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. Aug 11, 2017


Chan J, Shiino K, Obonyo NG, Hanna J, Chamberlain R, Small A, Scalia IG, Scalia W, Yamada A, Hamilton-Craig CR, Scalia GM, Zamorano JL. Left Ventricular Global Strain Analysis by Two-Dimensional Speckle-Tracking Echocardiography: The Learning Curve.J Am SocEchocardiogr. 2017 Nov;30(11):1081-1090. doi: 10.1016/j.echo.2017.06.010


Beck L, Mohamed AA, Strugnell WE, Bartlett H, Rodriguez V, Hamilton-Craig C, Slaughter RE. MRI measurements of the thoracic aorta and pulmonary artery.J Med Imaging RadiatOncol. 2017 Aug 1. doi: 10.1111/1754-9485.12637


Liew G, Chow C, van Pelt N, Younger J, Jelinek M, Chan J, Hamilton-Craig C. Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand Position Statement: Coronary Artery Calcium Scoring. Heart Lung Circ. 2017 Dec;26(12):1239-1251. doi: 10.1016/j.hlc.2017.05.130


J Lee, E Kreiger, C Hamilton-Craig, KR Branch.  “Evaluation of aortic regurgitation with cardiac magnetic resonance imaging: a systematic review.”. HEART  2017 Aug 19. doi: 10.1136/heartjnl-2016-310819


Harris AW, Krieger EV, Kim M, Cawley PJ, Owens DS, Hamilton-Craig C, Maki J, Otto CM. Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging Versus Transthoracic Echocardiography for Prediction of Outcomes in Chronic Aortic or Mitral Regurgitation.Am J Cardiol. 2017 Apr 1;119(7):1074-1081


Hamilton-Craig CR, Strudwick MW, Galloway GJ. T1 Mapping for Myocardial Fibrosis by Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Relaxometry-A Comprehensive Technical Review.Front Cardiovasc Med. 2017 Mar 16;3:49. doi: 10.3389/fcvm.2016.00049


D Platts, M Vaishnav, DJ Burstow,; J Chan, C Hamilton-Craig, J Sedgwick, GM Scalia, "Contrast Microsphere Enhancement of the Tricuspid Regurgitant Spectral Doppler Signal - Is it Still Necessary with Contemporary Scanners?" Int J Cardiol Heart Vasc. 2017 Sep 3;17:1-10. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcha.2017.08.002


Chan BT, Yeoh HK, Liew YM, Aziz YF, Sridhar GS, Hamilton-Craig C, Platts D, Lim E.Left ventricular flow propagation velocity measurement: Is it cast in stone? Med BiolEngComput. 2017 Mar 20. doi: 10.1007/s11517-017-1639-5


Markham R, Challa A, Kyranis S, Nicolae M, Murdoch D, Savage M, Malpas T, Radford DJ, Hamilton-Craig C, Walters DL. Outcomes Following Melody Transcatheter Pulmonary Valve Implantation for Right Ventricular Outflow Tract Dysfunction in Repaired Congenital Heart Disease: First Reported Australian Single Centre Experience.Heart Lung Circ. 2017 Jan 24. pii: S1443-9506(17)30023-9. doi: 10.1016/j.hlc.2016.12.004


Parsonage WA, Mikli JE, Nisbet JC, Hamilton-Craig C, Marshall GA. A 61-Year-Old Woman with Muscle Fatigue and Increased Cardiac Troponin.Clin Chem. 2017 Jan;63(1):45-47


van Kessel M, Seaton D, Chan J, Yamada A, Kermeen F, Hamilton-Craig C, Butler T, Sabapathy S, Morris N. Prognostic value of right ventricular free wall strain in pulmonary hypertension patients with pseudo-normalized tricuspid annular plane systolic excursion values.Int J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2017 Apr;33(4):585


Parsonage W, J Mikli, J Nisbettt, C Hamilton-Craig, GA Marshall. A 61-Year-Old Woman with Muscle Fatigue and Increased Cardiac Troponin.Clinical Chemistry63:145–49 (2017)DOI:10.1373/clinchem.2016.254631.



C. Hamilton-Craig, J Chan. The clinical utility of new cardiac imaging modalities in Australasian clinical practice. invited review article, Med J Aust, June 2016, ID mja16.00438.R1


E Kreiger, J Lee, KR Branch, C Hamilton-Craig. Quantitation of mitral regurgitation with cardiac magnetic resonance imaging: a systematic review.Heart. 2016 Dec 1;102(23):1864-1870. doi: 10.1136/heartjnl-2015-309054


Lin AC, Strugnell W, Riley R, Schmitt B, Zenge M, Schmidt M, Morris NR, Hamilton-Craig C. Higher resolution cine imaging with compressed sensing for accelerated clinical left ventricular evaluation.J MagnReson Imaging. 2016 Oct 26. doi: 10.1002/jmri.25525


Daniel Stäb, JuergenRoessler, Kieran O’Brien, C  Hamilton-Craig, Markus Barth. “ECG Triggering in Ultra-High-Field Cardiovascular MRI”.  TOMOGRAPHY, September 2016, Volume 2, Issue 3: 167-174, DOI: 10.18383/j.tom.2016.00193


C. Hamilton-Craig, K Stedman, R Maxwell, B Anderson, A Yamada,T Stanton, J Chan, GM Scalia,DJ Burstow. Accuracy of quantitative echocardiographic measures of right ventricular function as compared to cardiovascular magnetic resonance. IJC Heart & Vasculature (2016).


A Lin, W Strugnell, A Trotter,B Schmitt, M Zenge, M Schmidt, F Kermeen, C Hamilton-Craig, N R Morris. Exercise cardiac MRI-derived right ventriculo-arterial coupling ratio detects early right ventricular maladaptation in PAH.EurRespir J. 2016 Dec;48(6):1797-1800. doi: 10.1183/13993003.01145-2016


N Gaikwad, R Maxwell, T Butler, E Shaw, WE Strugnell J Chan, GA Figtree, R Slaughter, C Hamilton-Craig. "Late gadolinium enhancement does occur in Tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy - A quantitative cardiac magnetic resonance and speckle tracking strain study. International Journal of Cardiology (IJC) Heart &Vasculature , July 2016 IJC-S-16-02824


CN Leong, E Lim, A Andriyana, A AlAbed, NH Lovell, C Hayward, C Hamilton-Craig, S Dokos. The role of infarct transmural extent in infarct extension: A computational study. International journal for numerical methods in biomedical engineering. Published 04 Apr 2016, doi:10.1002/cnm.2794


Shiino K, Yamada A, Ischenko M, Khandheria BK, Hudaverdi M, Speranza V, Harten M, Benjamin A, Hamilton-Craig C, Platts DG, Burstow DJ, Scalia GM, Chan J. Intervendor consistency and reproducibility of left ventricular 2D global and regional strain with two different high-end ultrasound systems. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 2016

R Markham, D Murdoch, DL Walters, C Hamilton-Craig. Coronary computed tomography angiography and its increasing application in day to day cardiology practice.Internal Medicine Journal - IMJ12960, 2016

Author reply. Markham R, Murdoch D, Walters DL, Hamilton-Craig C. Intern Med J. 2016 Aug;46(8):992-3. doi: 10.1111/imj.13144



C Hamilton-Craig, N Gaikwad, M Ischenko, V Speranza, WE Strugnell, J Chan, J Neill, DG Platts, GM Scalia, DJ Burstow, DL Walters. Quantitation of mitral regurgitation after percutaneous MitraClip repair: comparison of Doppler echocardiography and cardiac magnetic resonance imaging. Annals of Cardiothoracic Surgery, 2015;4(4):341-351. doi: 10.3978/j.issn.2225-319X.2015.05.03

A Chaturvedi,C Hamilton-Craig, PJ Cawley, LM Mitsumori, CM Otto, JH Maki2 . Quantitating aortic regurgitation by cardiovascular magnetic resonance: significant variations due to slice location and breath holding. European Radiology, November 2015: EURA-D-15-00679R1


R Kozor, F Callaghan, JC Moon, C Denaro, G Figtree, C Hamilton-Craig, S Grieve. Cardiac involvement in genotype-positive Fabry disease patients assessed by cardiovascular MR.HEART  2016;102:298-302 doi:10.1136/heartjnl-2015-308494


Butler TC, Wall D, Hamilton-Craig C. A ring in the heart”.HEART. 2015 Aug 6. pii: heartjnl-2015-307738. doi: 10.1136/heartjnl-2015-307738. [Epub ahead of print]


R Kozor, F Callaghan, M Tchan, C Hamilton-Craig, G A Figtree, SM Grieve. A disproportionate contribution of papillary muscles and trabeculations to total left ventricular mass makes choice of cardiovascular magnetic resonance analysis technique critical in Fabry disease. J CardiovascMagnReson. 2015 Feb 21;17:22. doi: 10.1186/s12968-015-0114-4


Butler T, Hamilton-Craig C, Godbolt D, Platts DG. “A lump in the heart”. Int J Cardiol 2015 Apr 15;185:333-4. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2015.03.081. Epub 2015 Mar 10


Markam R, Rahman A, Tai S, Hamilton-Craig I, Hamilton-Craig C.Myocardial infarction from isolated coronary artery vasculitis in a young patient: a rare case. Int J Cardiol2015 Feb 1;180:40-1. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2014.11.135. Epub 2014 Nov 25



C Hamilton-Craig, A Fifoot, M Hansen, M Pincus, J Chan, DL Walters, KR Branch. Diagnostic performance and cost of CT angiography versus stress ECG--a randomized prospective study of suspected acute coronary syndrome chest pain in the emergency department (CT-COMPARE).Int J Cardiology, October 22, 2014


Cawley PJ, Hamilton-Craig C, Owens DS, Krieger EV, Strugnell WE, Mitsumori L, D'Jang CL, Schwaegler RG, Nguyen KQ, Nguyen B, Maki JH, Otto CM. Prospective comparison of valve regurgitation quantitation by cardiac magnetic resonance imaging and transthoracic echocardiography.CircCardiovasc Imaging. 2013 Jan 1;6(1):48-57. doi: 10.1161/CIRCIMAGING.112.975623


Paymard M, Nicotra L, Bell B, Tesar P, Hamilton-Craig C. Chronic Q fever prosthetic valve endocarditis  - an important cause of prosthetic valve dysfunction. Med J Aust2014;MJA14.00864


Yamada A, Luis SA, Sathianathan D, Khandheria BK, Cafaro J, Hamilton-Craig CR, Platts DG, Haseler L, Burstow D, Chan J. Reproducibility of regional and global longitudinal strains derived from two-dimensional speckle-tracking and doppler tissue imaging between expert and novice readers during quantitative dobutamine stress echocardiography. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2014 Aug;27(8):880-7. doi: 10.1016/j.echo.2014.04.016. Epub 2014 Jun 2


Neill J HL, Strugnell W, Wesley AJ, Hamilton-Craig C. Adenosine stress perfusion imaging of a systemic right ventricle post-senning repair. Society of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance. 2014;Case of the Month

Luis SA, Yamada A, Khandheria BK, Speranza V, Benjamin A, Ischenko M, Platts DG, Hamilton-Craig CR, Haseler L, Burstow D, Chan J. Use of three-dimensional speckle-tracking echocardiography for quantitative assessment of global left ventricular function: A comparative study to three-dimensional echocardiography.J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2014;27:285-291

Hanna J, O'Gorman P, Neill J, Chaudhuri A, Hamilton-Craig C, West M. Rickettsia-related acute myocardial infarction in a patient with angiographically normal coronary arteries. Int J Cardiol. 2014;172:e346-347

Hanna J, Chan S, Neill J, Hamilton-Craig C, West M. Co-existence of left ventricular non-compaction and polycystic kidney disease - more than just a coincidence? Heart Lung Circ. 2014;23 Suppl 2:e11

Hamilton-Craig C, Strugnell W, Haqqani H, Dudding-Blyth T. Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy with rare arg442cys mutation in mhy7 with marked phenotypic expression. Heart Lung Circ. 2014;23 Suppl 2:e10-11



Hamilton-Craig CR, Walters DL, Slaughter RE. Letter by hamilton-craig et al regarding article, "role of cardiovascular magnetic resonance as a gatekeeper to invasive coronary angiography in patients presenting with heart failure of unknown etiology". Circulation. 2012;125:e1041

Hamilton-Craig CR, Friedman D, Achenbach S. Cardiac computed tomography-evidence, limitations and clinical application. Heart, lung & circulation. 2012;21:70-81

Hamilton-Craig C, Strugnell WE, Raffel OC, Porto I, Walters DL, Slaughter RE. CT angiography with Cardiac MRI - Non-invasive functional and anatomical assessment for the etiology in newly diagnosed heart failure. The international journal of cardiovascular imaging. 2012;28:1111-1122

Hamilton-Craig C, Raffel OC, Pincus M, Hansen M, Slaughter RE, Walters DL. Coronary CT angiography for patients with stable chest pain in the emergency department; an appraisal of current and emerging evidence. Internal medicine journal. 2012;42:226-228; author reply 228-229

Farkouh ME, Domanski M, Sleeper LA, Siami FS, Dangas G, Mack M, Yang M, Cohen DJ, Rosenberg Y, Solomon SD, Desai AS, Gersh BJ, Magnuson EA, Lansky A, Boineau R, Weinberger J, Ramanathan K, Sousa JE, Rankin J, Bhargava B, Buse J, Hueb W, Smith CR, Muratov V, Bansilal S, King S, 3rd, Bertrand M, Fuster V. Strategies for multivessel revascularization in patients with diabetes (FREEDOM trial investigators incl C Hamilton-Craig et al). The New England journal of medicine. 2012;367:2375-2384

Chan J, Luis A, Hamilton-Craig C. Atypical chest pain in a patient with multiple cardiovascular risk factors: CT coronary angiography is the route to go. Journal of Clinical and Preventive Cardiology. 2012;3:134-140



Sooklim K, Maskiell C, Brett NJ, Hansen M, Slaughter RE, Hamilton-Craig CR. Chagas cardiomyopathy with left ventricular apical aneurysm: First case report in australia. Internal medicine journal. 2011;41:846-848

Santangeli P, Hamilton-Craig C, Russo AD, Pieroni M, Casella M, Pelargonio G, Biase LD, Smaldone C, Bartoletti S, Narducci ML, Tondo C, Bellocci F, Natale A. Imaging of scar in patients with ventricular arrhythmias of right ventricular origin: Cardiac magnetic resonance versus electroanatomic mapping. Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology. 2011:1359-1366

Porto I, Hamilton-Craig C, De Maria GL, Vergallo R, Cautilli G, Galiuto L, Burzotta F, Leone AM, Niccoli G, Natale L, Bonomo L, Crea F. Quantitative blush evaluator accurately quantifies microvascular dysfunction in patients with st-elevation myocardial infarction: Comparison with cardiovascular magnetic resonance. American heart journal. 2011;162:372-381 e372

Porto I, Belloni F, Niccoli G, Larosa C, Leone AM, Burzotta F, Trani C, De Maria GL, Hamilton-Craig C, Crea F. Filter no-reflow during percutaneous coronary intervention of saphenous vein grafts: Incidence, predictors and effect of the type of protection device. EuroIntervention. 2011;7:955-961

Hamilton-Craig CR, Porto I, de Maria GL, Natale L, Galiuto L, Crea F. When timi-3 flow is not enough--oedema, hemorhage and microvascular dysfunction; insights from multi-modality cardiac imaging after stemi. Heart, lung & circulation. 2011;20:244-246

Hamilton-Craig C, Sestito A, Natale L, Meduri A, Santangeli P, Infusino F, Pilato F, Di Lazzaro V, Crea F, Lanza GA. Contrast transoesophageal echocardiography remains superior to contrast-enhanced cardiac magnetic resonance imaging for the diagnosis of patent foramen ovale. European journal of echocardiography. 2011;12:222-227

Hamilton-Craig C, Seltmann M, Ropers D, Achenbach S. Myocardial viability by dual-energy delayed enhancement computed tomography. JACC. Cardiovascular imaging. 2011;4:207-208



Strugnell WE, Hamilton-Craig CR, Parry TA, Bartlett HJ, Slaughter RE. Cardiac mri is superior to gated blood pool imaging in the assessment of left ventricular function in patients post-cardiac transplantation. Heart, lung & circulation. 2010;19:400-405

Porto I, Hamilton-Craig C, Brancati M, Burzotta F, Galiuto L, Crea F. Angiographic assessment of microvascular perfusion--myocardial blush in clinical practice. American heart journal. 2010;160:1015-1022

Platts D, Burstow D, Hamilton Craig C, Wright G, Thomson B. Systemic air embolization originating from a pleural air leak via a left ventricular assist device cannula anastomosis site. Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 2010;23:341 e341-342

Hudaverdi M, Hamilton-Craig C, Platts D, Chan J, Burstow DJ. Echocardiography for the clinician: A practical update. Internal medicine journal. 2010;40:476-485

Hamilton-Craig C, Slaughter R, Maki J. Cardiovascular magnetic resonance from basics to clinical applications. Applied Radiology. 2010;39:43-52

Hamilton-Craig C, Kermeen F, Dunning JJ, Slaughter RE. Cardiovascular magnetic resonance prior to surgical treatment of chronic thrombo-embolic pulmonary hypertension. European heart journal. 2010;31:1040

Hamilton-Craig C, Boga T, West C, Kelly N, Anscombe R, Burstow D, Platts D. Contrast echocardiography in australian clinical practice. Heart, Lung & Circulation. 2010;19:385-394

Dato I, Hamilton-Craig C, Camaioni P, Porto I. Intracoronary imaging in chronic total occlusions. Interventional Cardiology. 2010;2:369-376



Shrestha BM, Hamilton-Craig C, Platts D, Clarke A. Spontaneous coronary artery rupture in a young patient: A rare diagnosis for cardiac tamponade. Interactive cardiovascular and thoracic surgery. 2009;9:537-539

Platts D, West C, Boga T, Hamilton-Craig C, Burstow D. Direct visualization of septal perforator coronary arterial blood flow during perflutren microsphere contrast echocardiography. European journal of echocardiography : the journal of the Working Group on Echocardiography of the European Society of Cardiology. 2009;10:808-810

Lim IW, Stride PJ, Horvath RL, Hamilton-Craig CR, Chau PP. Chromobacterium violaceum endocarditis and hepatic abscesses treated successfully with meropenem and ciprofloxacin. Med J Aust. 2009 Apr 6;190(7):386-7

Ivens E, Hamilton-Craig C, Aroney C, Clarke A, Jalali H, Burstow DJ. Early and late cardiac perforation by amplatzer atrial septal defect and patent foramen ovale devices. J Am Soc Echo. 2009;22:1067-1070

Hamilton-Craig CR, Slaughter R, McNeil K, Kermeen F, Walters DL. Improvement after angioplasty and stenting of pulmonary arteries due to sarcoid mediastinal fibrosis. Heart, lung & circulation. 2009;18:222-225

Hamilton-Craig C, Layland J, Platts D, Hansen M, Slaughter R, Fraser J. Letter by hamilton-craig et al regarding article, "posttraumatic cardiac contrecoup: In vivo evidence by cardiac magnetic resonance imaging". Circulation. 2009;120:e155; author reply e156

Hamilton-Craig C, Boga T, Platts D, Walters DL, Burstow DJ, Scalia G. The role of 3d transesophageal echocardiography during percutaneous closure of paravalvular mitral regurgitation. JACC. Cardiovascular imaging. 2009;2:771-773

Hamilton-Craig C, Anscombe R, Platts D, Burstow D, Slaughter R. Congenital mitral stenosis by multimodality cardiac imaging. Echocardiography. 2009;26:284-287


2008 and prior

Hamilton-Craig CR, McNeil K, Dunning J, Walters DL, Slaughter R, Kermeen F. Treatment options and strategies for acute severe pulmonary embolism. Internal medicine journal. 2008;38:657-667

Hamilton-Craig CR, Tonkin AL, Jobling RG. How accurate are hypertension treatment decisions? Absolute risk assessment and prescribing for moderate hypertension--a study of cambridge general practitioners. Blood pressure. 2000;9:323-327

Hamilton-Craig C. As others see us: Students' role models in medicine. The Medical journal of Australia. 1998;169:445

Peer Reviewed but not PubMed listed publications:


Hamilton-Craig C. A healthy 38-year-old man with premature coronary artery disease. Cardiology Today. March 2012; 2(1): 32-34


Hamilton-Craig C., Hamilton-Craig I. Coronary Calcium Scan and Coronary CT Angiography – Chalk and Cheese, Cardiology Today, September 2011; 1(3)


Hamilton-Craig C., Hansen M, Slaughter RE, “Left Ventricular Pseudoaneurysm on Cardiac MRI”, Society of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance online case of the month 2009


Hamilton-Craig C.R, “NizatidineAllergy  - a case report”. Australian Prescriber2000;v.23(6):123


Hamilton-Craig C.R, Tonkin AL. “Treating To Risk - Absolute risk of cardiovascular disease and the treatment of hypertension.” CME-accredited review article, Medicine Today, January 2001: 37-43


Cambridge General Practitioners”, University of Cambridge UK / University of Adelaide, Australia, 1997



Hamilton-Craig C, Strudwick M, Galloway G. “Cardiac Magnetic Resonance T1 Mapping in Cardiomyopathies” book chapter in Cardiomyopathies, InTech publications, ISBN 978-953-51-4941-5, 2016


Devitt, Hamilton-Craig, Mitchell, editors “Clinical Problems in Medicine and Surgery” 3rd Edition, Elsevier Science Churchill Livingstone, 2012


Devitt, Barker, Mitchell, Hamilton-Craig, editors “Clinical Problems in Medicine and Surgery” 2nd Ed, Elsevier Science Churchill Livingstone Press. Published internationally August 2003


Devitt, Hamilton-Craig, Mitchell, editors “Clinical Problems in Medicine and Surgery” 3rd Edition, Elsevier Science Churchill Livingstone, 2012


Devitt, Barker, Mitchell, Hamilton-Craig, editors “Clinical Problems in Medicine and Surgery” 2nd Ed, Elsevier Science Churchill Livingstone Press. Published internationally August 2003


Honours Thesis title, “Absolute risk and the management of moderate hypertension: a study of Cambridge General Practitioners”, University of Cambridge UK / University of Adelaide, Australia, 1997


“Electrophysiologic and Imaging Evidence for an Occult Myopathic Substrate in Patients with Idiopathic Ventricular Arrhythmias”.  Adam Lee, Wendy Strugnell; Eric Vittinghoff, Christian Hamilton-Craig, Dr. Haris M. Haqqani. Under review

"Impact of Intervendor Variability on Evaluation of Left Ventricular Mechanical Dispersion." CAIM-D-21-00370, under review

Hamilton-Craig, Staeb, Obrien, Barth, Galloway. "7-Tesla functional cardiovascular MR using vectorcardiographic triggering” Under review

Aaron Lin, Helen Seale, Norman Morris, Wandy Chan, Yee Weng Wong, Scott McKenzie, Christian Hamilton-Craig, and Wendy Strugnell. "Biventricular dynamic functional quantification in pulmonary arterial hypertension using compressed sensing cardiac magnetic resonance imaging" Under review

Elizabeth Hutchins… et al, Christian Hamilton-Craig, MBBS, PhD; Matthew J. Budoff, MD "256-Slice Coronary CT Angiography is Associated with Better Imaging Quality and Lower Radiation Dose Compared to 64-Slice Coronary CT Angiography in Persons with Atrial Fibrillation" Under review

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