IEEE Open Journal of Engineering in Medicine and Biology

Targeted Sensitization of Glioblastoma Multiforme Using AAAPT Technology

Targeted Sensitization of Glioblastoma Multiforme Using AAAPT Technology 150 150 IEEE Open Journal of Engineering in Medicine and Biology (OJEMB)

Author(s): Megan Mendieta, Naze G. Avci, Raghu Pandurangi, Yasemin M. Akay, Metin Akay Abstract: Glioblastoma Multiforme (GBM) is the most malignant type of all brain tumors. Current GBM treatment options…

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Lymphocyte-Infiltrated Periportal Region Detection with Structurally-Refined Deep Portal Segmentation and Heterogeneous Infiltration Features

Lymphocyte-Infiltrated Periportal Region Detection with Structurally-Refined Deep Portal Segmentation and Heterogeneous Infiltration Features 150 150 IEEE Open Journal of Engineering in Medicine and Biology (OJEMB)
The early diagnosis and treatment of hepatitis is essential to reduce hepatitis-related liver function deterioration and mortality. One component of the widely-used Ishak grading system for the grading of periportal… read more

Quantifying the Suitability of Biosignals Acquired During Surgery for Multimodal Analysis

Quantifying the Suitability of Biosignals Acquired During Surgery for Multimodal Analysis 150 150 IEEE Open Journal of Engineering in Medicine and Biology (OJEMB)
Goal: Recently, large datasets of biosignals acquired during surgery became available. As they offer multiple physiological signals measured in parallel, multimodal analysis – which involves their joint analysis – can… read more

Bayesian Inference of Hidden Cognitive Performance and Arousal States in Presence of Music

Bayesian Inference of Hidden Cognitive Performance and Arousal States in Presence of Music 150 150 IEEE Open Journal of Engineering in Medicine and Biology (OJEMB)
Goal: Poor arousal management may lead to reduced cognitive performance. Specifying a model and decoder to infer the cognitive arousal and performance contributes to arousal regulation via non-invasive actuators such… read more

Masked Modeling-Based Ultrasound Image Classification Via Self-Supervised Learning

Masked Modeling-Based Ultrasound Image Classification Via Self-Supervised Learning 150 150 IEEE Open Journal of Engineering in Medicine and Biology (OJEMB)
Recently, deep learning-based methods have emerged as the preferred approach for ultrasound data analysis. However, these methods often require large-scale annotated datasets for training deep models, which are not readily… read more

Two-Dimensional Array Sinusoidal Waves Conductor for Biometric Measurements

Two-Dimensional Array Sinusoidal Waves Conductor for Biometric Measurements 150 150 IEEE Open Journal of Engineering in Medicine and Biology (OJEMB)
Goal: For personalized clinical applications, flexible conductors require both high electrical conductivity and resistance to stretching and bending. Here, we developed a two-dimensional array sinusoidal wave (TDAS) conductor, characterized its… read more

Assessing High-Order Links in Cardiovascular and Respiratory Networks via Static and Dynamic Information Measures

Assessing High-Order Links in Cardiovascular and Respiratory Networks via Static and Dynamic Information Measures 150 150 IEEE Open Journal of Engineering in Medicine and Biology (OJEMB)
Goal: The network representation is becoming increasingly popular for the description of cardiovascular interactions based on the analysis of multiple simultaneously collected variables. However, the traditional methods to assess network… read more

Grand Challenges at the Interface of Engineering and Medicine

Grand Challenges at the Interface of Engineering and Medicine 150 150 IEEE Open Journal of Engineering in Medicine and Biology (OJEMB)
Over the past two decades Biomedical Engineering has emerged as a major discipline that bridges societal needs of human health care with the development of novel technologies. Every medical institution… read more

Predicting Clinician Fixations on Glaucoma OCT Reports via CNN-Based Saliency Prediction Methods

Predicting Clinician Fixations on Glaucoma OCT Reports via CNN-Based Saliency Prediction Methods 150 150 IEEE Open Journal of Engineering in Medicine and Biology (OJEMB)
Goal: To predict physician fixations specifically on ophthalmology optical coherence tomography (OCT) reports from eye tracking data using CNN based saliency prediction methods in order to aid in the education… read more

EEG Information Transfer Changes in Different Daily Fatigue Levels During Drowsy Driving

EEG Information Transfer Changes in Different Daily Fatigue Levels During Drowsy Driving 150 150 IEEE Open Journal of Engineering in Medicine and Biology (OJEMB)
A significant issue for traffic safety has been drowsy driving for decades. A number of studies have investigated the effects of acute fatigue on spectral power; and recent research has… read more