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Feasibility of using high-contrast grating as a point-of-care sensor for therapeutic drug monitoring of immunosuppressants

Feasibility of using high-contrast grating as a point-of-care sensor for therapeutic drug monitoring of immunosuppressants IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

Abstract Point-of-care (POC) testing has demonstrated great transformative potential in personalized medicine. In particular, patients undergoing transplantation require POC testing to ensure appropriate serum immunosuppressant levels so as to maintain…

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A Multi-Task Group Bi-LSTM Networks Application on Electrocardiogram Classification

A Multi-Task Group Bi-LSTM Networks Application on Electrocardiogram Classification IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

Background: Cardiovascular diseases (CVD) are the leading cause of death globally. Electrocardiogram (ECG) analysis can provide thoroughly assessment for different CVDs efficiently. We propose a multi-task group bidirectional long short-term…

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A Singular Spectrum Analysis-Based Data-Driven Technique for the Removal of Cardiogenic Oscillations in Esophageal Pressure Signals

Author(s): Sourav Kumar Mukhopadhyay, Michael Zara, Irene Telias, Lu Chen, Rémi Coudroy, Takeshi Yoshida, Laurent Brochard, Sridhar Krishnan
A Singular Spectrum Analysis-Based Data-Driven Technique for the Removal of Cardiogenic Oscillations in Esophageal Pressure Signals 550 300 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

Objective: Assessing the respiratory and lung mechanics of the patients in intensive care units is of utmost need in order to guide the management of ventilation support. The esophageal pressure…

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Ultrasound-Based Attenuation Imaging for the Non-Invasive Quantification of Liver Fat – A Pilot Study on Feasibility and Inter-Observer Variability

Author(s): Daniel Jesper, Daniel Klett, Barbara Schellhaas, Lukas Pfeifer, Moritz Leppkes, Maximilian Waldner, Markus F. Neurath, Deike Strobel
Ultrasound-Based Attenuation Imaging for the Non-Invasive Quantification of Liver Fat – A Pilot Study on Feasibility and Inter-Observer Variability 694 434 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

Attenuation imaging is a novel, ultrasound-based technique to objectively detect and quantify liver steatosis. In this study, we evaluated the performance and inter-observer variability of attenuation imaging and compared it…

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Teleoperation of Collaborative Robot for Remote Dementia Care in Home Environments

Author(s): Honghao Lv, Geng Yang, Huiying Zhou, Xiaoyan Huang, Huayong Yang, Pang Zhibo
Teleoperation of Collaborative Robot for Remote Dementia Care in Home Environments 812 691 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

As a senile chronic, progressive and currently incurable disease, dementia has an enormous impact on society and life quality of the elderly. The development of teleoperation technology has changed the…

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Development of a Patch-type Flexible Oxygen Partial Pressure Sensor

Author(s): Yuta Katayama, Yuta Fujioka, Kosuke Tsukada
Development of a Patch-type Flexible Oxygen Partial Pressure Sensor 387 658 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

Oxygen concentration in living organisms is one of the important vital indicators in emergency care and bedside medical settings. However, the oximetry method has limitations: the measurement site is limited…

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Total iron measurement in human serum with a novel smartphone-based assay

Author(s): Michael Serhan, David Jackemeyer, Mindy Long, Mark Sprowls, Ismael Diez Perez, Wolfgang Maret, Fang Chen, Nongjian Tao, Erica Forzani
Total iron measurement in human serum with a novel smartphone-based assay 716 506 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

Abnormally low or high blood iron levels are common health conditions worldwide and can seriously affect an individual’s overall well-being. A low-cost point-of-care technology that measures blood iron markers with…

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Rapid, low-cost dielectrophoretic diagnosis of bladder cancer in a clinical setting

Author(s): Rashedul Hoque, Hugh Mostafid, Michael Pycraft Hughes
Rapid, low-cost dielectrophoretic diagnosis of bladder cancer in a clinical setting 860 541 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

Bladder cancer is the 9th most common cancer worldwide. Diagnosing bladder cancer typically involves highly invasive cystoscopy, with followup monitored using uteroscopy. Molecular methods have been developed as an adjunct…

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BioMeT and Algorithm Challenges: A Proposed Digital Standardized Evaluation Framework

Author(s): Alan Godfrey, Jennifer C. Goldsack, Pamela Tenaerts, Andrea Coravos, Clara Aranda, Azid Hussain, Marcos E. Barreto, Fraser Young, Rodrigo Vitório
BioMeT and Algorithm Challenges: A Proposed Digital Standardized Evaluation Framework 797 742 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

Technology is advancing at an extraordinary rate. Continuous flows of novel data are being generated with the potential to revolutionize how we better identify, treat, manage, and prevent disease across…

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DFENet: Deep Feature Enhancement Network for Accurate Calculation of Instantaneous Wave-Free Ratio

Author(s): Jiping Li, Liang Song, Heye Zhang
DFENet: Deep Feature Enhancement Network for Accurate Calculation of Instantaneous Wave-Free Ratio 691 735 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

Accurate iFR calculation can provide important clinical information for intracoronary functional assessment without administration of adenosine, which needs to locate object points in the pressure waveforms: peak, the dichrotic notch…

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