Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science, University of Pittsburgh School of Engineering, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA., Department of Bioengineering, University of Pittsburgh School of Engineering, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA., Center for Ultrasound Molecular Imaging and Therapeutics, Department of Medicine and Heart and Vascular Institute, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA., McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine, University of Pittsburgh and University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15219, USA.
TBME, Featured ArticlesQuantitative Assessment of Changes in Muscle Contractility Due to Fatigue During NMES: An Ultrasound Imaging Approach
Neuromuscular electrical stimulation (NMES) has been demonstrated to activate paralyzed or paretic muscles that in turn help restore limb functions (e.g., standing, walking, upper limb functions such as grasp and reaching) of persons with stroke, hemiplegia, paraplegia and other neurological... Read more
Posted on 28 FEB 2020
OJEMB, ArticlesSemi-Automated Graphical System for Calculating Pulmonary Vascular Impedances in a Clinical Setting
Computer graphic on right illustrates the steps necessary to analyze PVZ using the CompositePVZ © software. This includes measuring pulmonary artery (PA) diameter, tracing of PA pressure waveforms, pulsed-wave Doppler waveforms, and corresponding electrocardiogram signals. It also illustrates the user... Read more
Posted on 10 MAY 2021