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Focused shear wave beam propagation in tissue-mimicking phantoms

Focused shear wave beam propagation in tissue-mimicking phantoms

Focused shear wave beam propagation in tissue-mimicking phantoms 631 355 IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (TBME)
This is the first study to demonstrate focusing of shear wave beams with longitudinal polarization in tissue-mimicking media. Focusing of longitudinal shear waves can improve noninvasive assessment of liver stiffness. read more
A Novel Pumping Principle for a Total Artificial Heart

A Novel Pumping Principle for a Total Artificial Heart

A Novel Pumping Principle for a Total Artificial Heart 631 355 IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (TBME)
We have developed a novel total artificial heart with an innovative pumping principle to overcome the drawbacks associated with the current pumping principle of state-of-the-art mechanical circulatory support. read more
Individualization of atrial tachycardia models for clinical applications: Performance of fiber-independent model

Individualization of atrial tachycardia models for clinical applications: Performance of fiber-independent model

Individualization of atrial tachycardia models for clinical applications: Performance of fiber-independent model 700 394 IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (TBME)
A fiber-independent left atrium model for arrhythmia ablation is developed to address the unavailable myocardial fiber data in the operating room which achieves approximately 95% accuracy in in-silico testing. read more
Yttrium-Iron Garnet Film Magnetometer for Registration of Magnetic Nano- and Submicron Particles: In Vitro and In Vivo Studies

Yttrium-Iron Garnet Film Magnetometer for Registration of Magnetic Nano- and Submicron Particles: In Vitro and In Vivo Studies

Yttrium-Iron Garnet Film Magnetometer for Registration of Magnetic Nano- and Submicron Particles: In Vitro and In Vivo Studies 2560 1648 IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (TBME)
This article introduces an innovative room-temperature magnetometer, based on yttrium-iron garnet film and optical signal registration. The sensor demonstrates high sensitivity and is feasible for quantitative detection of magnetic nano- and submicron particles in biological fluids and tissues, as validated through successful in vitro and in vivo detection of remanent magnetization of magnetic nanoparticles. read more
Abduction/Adduction Assistance From Powered Hip Exoskeleton Enables Modulation of User Step Width During Walking

Abduction/Adduction Assistance From Powered Hip Exoskeleton Enables Modulation of User Step Width During Walking

Abduction/Adduction Assistance From Powered Hip Exoskeleton Enables Modulation of User Step Width During Walking 750 422 IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (TBME)
This study showcases the modulation of step width during walking using a mediolaterally acting robotic hip exoskeleton. Given the significance of step width control in maintaining mediolateral balance and preventing falls, our findings pave the way for future studies to explore proactive interventions to improve gait balance among individuals with balance deficits. read more
PreFlap: From Photoacoustic Tomography Images to Vascular Mapping Sheets for Improved Preoperative Flap Evaluation

PreFlap: From Photoacoustic Tomography Images to Vascular Mapping Sheets for Improved Preoperative Flap Evaluation

PreFlap: From Photoacoustic Tomography Images to Vascular Mapping Sheets for Improved Preoperative Flap Evaluation 600 338 IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (TBME)
This study introduces PreFlap, an algorithm that unwraps 3D photoacoustic tomography images and creates 2D mapping sheets of the vascular network, to support the preoperative planning for flap surgery. read more
Estimations of Charge Deposition onto Convoluted Axon Surfaces within Extracellular Electric Fields

Estimations of Charge Deposition onto Convoluted Axon Surfaces within Extracellular Electric Fields

Estimations of Charge Deposition onto Convoluted Axon Surfaces within Extracellular Electric Fields 789 444 IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (TBME)
This study presents initial results of a larger project estimating electromagnetic fields in a dense neuronal/axonal arbor due to external stimulation using the charge-based boundary element fast multiple method (BEM-FMM). read more
Development of an Electrical Impedance Tomography Coupled Surgical Stapler for Tissue Characterization

Development of an Electrical Impedance Tomography Coupled Surgical Stapler for Tissue Characterization

Development of an Electrical Impedance Tomography Coupled Surgical Stapler for Tissue Characterization 789 443 IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (TBME)
The study explores the feasibility of coupling Electrical Impedance Tomography (EIT) to a laparoscopic surgical stapler. Phantom studies yielded accurate images, highlighting its potential as a novel tissue-characterization tool. read more
Simulation, Electrocardiogram, ECG Signals, Arrhythmias, Noise, Respiration, Data Augmentation

ECG Modeling for Simulation of Arrhythmias in Time-Varying Conditions

ECG Modeling for Simulation of Arrhythmias in Time-Varying Conditions 789 444 IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (TBME)
Statistical, time–varying modeling of arrhythmias, muscle noise, motion artifacts, PQ/QT adaptation, respiration is introduced to increase the complexity of simulated ECGs, well suited for data augmentation in machine learning. read more
A Review of Low-cost Ultrasound Compatible Phantoms

A Review of Low-cost Ultrasound Compatible Phantoms

A Review of Low-cost Ultrasound Compatible Phantoms 789 444 IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (TBME)
This review paper compiles research on low-cost ultrasound-compatible phantoms. Cost, accessibility, physical characteristics of component materials and their applications for spine, prostate, vascular, breast, kidney, and liver phantoms are discussed. read more