IEEE Open Journal of Engineering in Medicine and Biology – Journals

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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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

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

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

Guest Editorial Introduction to the Special Section on Image-Guided Therapies

Guest Editorial Introduction to the Special Section on Image-Guided Therapies 150 150 IEEE Open Journal of Engineering in Medicine and Biology (OJEMB)
Numerous medical imaging modalities are clinically available and widely used in disease diagnosis and monitoring therapy response. Imaging data are also increasingly being used for constructing patient-specific computational models to… read more

Information Accessibility in the Form of Braille

Information Accessibility in the Form of Braille 150 150 IEEE Open Journal of Engineering in Medicine and Biology (OJEMB)
Braille is often proposed by the uninformed as the optimal solution to providing an alternative to visual information to the visually impaired. The purpose of this article is to highlight… read more

Physically Meaningful Surrogate Data for COPD

Physically Meaningful Surrogate Data for COPD 150 150 IEEE Open Journal of Engineering in Medicine and Biology (OJEMB)
The rapidly increasing prevalence of debilitating breathing disorders, such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), calls for a meaningful integration of artificial intelligence (AI) into respiratory healthcare. Deep learning techniques… read more

The Contribution of Secondary Particles Following Carbon Ion Radiotherapy to Soft Errors in CIEDs

The Contribution of Secondary Particles Following Carbon Ion Radiotherapy to Soft Errors in CIEDs 150 150 IEEE Open Journal of Engineering in Medicine and Biology (OJEMB)
Introduction: While carbon ion radiotherapy is highly effective in cancer treatment, it has a high risk of causing soft error, which leads to malfunctions in cardiac implantable electrical devices (CIEDs).… read more

Accuracy and Usability of Smartphone-Based Distance Estimation Approaches for Visual Assistive Technology Development

Accuracy and Usability of Smartphone-Based Distance Estimation Approaches for Visual Assistive Technology Development 150 150 IEEE Open Journal of Engineering in Medicine and Biology (OJEMB)
Goal: Distance information is highly requested in assistive smartphone Apps by people who are blind or low vision (PBLV). However, current techniques have not been evaluated systematically for accuracy and… read more