IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering contains basic and applied papers dealing with biomedical engineering. Papers range from engineering development in methods and techniques with biomedical applications to experimental and clinical investigations with engineering contributions.
Member, IEEE. A. Nabavizadeh is with the Biomedical Informatics and Computational Biology, University of Minnesota-Rochester, Rochester, MN 55904 USA,and also with the, Department of Physiology and Biomedical Engineering, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905 USA.
TBME, Featured ArticlesAutomated Compression Device for Viscoelasticity Imaging
Alireza Nabavizadeh, Randall R. Kinnick, Mahdi Bayat, carolinaamador, Matthew W. Urban, Azra Alizad, Mostafa Fatemi
Such a device should be lightweight, portable and easy to use for patient studies to capture tissue dynamics under external stress. We present the design of an automated compression device for studying the creep response of materials with tissue-like behaviors.... Read more
Posted on 27 JUN 2017
TBME, Featured ArticlesAutomated In Vivo Sub-Hertz Analysis of Viscoelasticity (SAVE) for Evaluation of Breast Lesions
Mahdi Bayat, Alireza Nabavizadeh, Viksit Kumar, Adriana Gregory, Michael Insana, Azra Alizad, Mostafa Fatemi
Many breast tumors found by palpation manifest as stiff masses. The stiffness of tumor is related to a mechanical property known as elasticity. Elastography methods use tissue elasticity as a biomarker to provide invaluable information that improves classification of the... Read more
Posted on 10 SEP 2018