Specific absorption rate

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

Adapting Temperature Predictions to MR Imaging in Treatment Position to Improve Simulation-Guided Hyperthermia for Cervical Cancer

Adapting Temperature Predictions to MR Imaging in Treatment Position to Improve Simulation-Guided Hyperthermia for Cervical Cancer 150 150 IEEE Open Journal of Engineering in Medicine and Biology (OJEMB)
Hyperthermia treatment consists of elevating the temperature of the tumor to increase the effectiveness of radiotherapy and chemotherapy. Hyperthermia treatment planning (HTP) is an important tool to optimize treatment quality… read more

On the Evaluation of the Hyperthermic Efficiency of Magnetic Scaffolds

On the Evaluation of the Hyperthermic Efficiency of Magnetic Scaffolds 150 150 IEEE Open Journal of Engineering in Medicine and Biology (OJEMB)
Goal: Deep-seated tumors (DST) can be treated using thermoseeds exposed to a radiofrequency magnetic field for performing local interstitial hyperthermia treatment (HT). Several research efforts were oriented to the manufacturing… read more