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Comparison of sonication patterns and microbubble administration strategies for focused ultrasound-mediated large-volume drug delivery

Comparison of sonication patterns and microbubble administration strategies for focused ultrasound-mediated large-volume drug delivery

Comparison of sonication patterns and microbubble administration strategies for focused ultrasound-mediated large-volume drug delivery 1044 594 IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (TBME)
This study compared different sonication patterns and microbubble administration strategies and identified the approach to achieve efficient, homogeneous, and safe large volume blood-brain barrier opening at the brainstem of mice. read more
Micro-bubble F-P cavity and FBG Cascade Structure-based Pressure Sensor with Temperature Self-compensation for Minimally Invasive Surgery

Micro-bubble F-P cavity and FBG Cascade Structure-based Pressure Sensor with Temperature Self-compensation for Minimally Invasive Surgery

Micro-bubble F-P cavity and FBG Cascade Structure-based Pressure Sensor with Temperature Self-compensation for Minimally Invasive Surgery 789 444 IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (TBME)
A high-sensitivity pressure sensor for physiological pressure measurement through a cascade structure of micro-bubble F-P cavity and FBG has been proposed, which is suitable to monitor in minimally invasive surgery. read more

Transcranial Focused Ultrasound Stimulation of Periaqueductal Gray for Analgesia

Transcranial Focused Ultrasound Stimulation of Periaqueductal Gray for Analgesia 789 444 IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (TBME)
The transcranial focused ultrasound (tFUS) stimulation can achieve the effect of analgesia, and provides new insights into the development of non-invasive analgesic technology in the future. read more

Global Sensitivity Analysis of Four Chamber Heart Hemodynamics Using Surrogate Models

Global Sensitivity Analysis of Four Chamber Heart Hemodynamics Using Surrogate Models 789 444 IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (TBME)
This is the first study demonstrating the feasibility of Gaussian Process Emulators as surrogate models for performing global sensitivity analysis of human blood flow in the heart. read more

Artificial Intelligence Enables Real-Time and Intuitive Control of Prostheses via Nerve Interface

Artificial Intelligence Enables Real-Time and Intuitive Control of Prostheses via Nerve Interface 789 444 IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (TBME)
This article demonstrates and evaluates the performance of an artificial intelligence motor decoder using neural signals recorded from the residual peripheral nerves of amputees to control neuroprostheses in real-time for long-term uses. read more

Removal of Transcranial Alternating Current Stimulation EEG Artifacts Using Blind Source Separation and Wavelets

Removal of Transcranial Alternating Current Stimulation EEG Artifacts Using Blind Source Separation and Wavelets 789 444 IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (TBME)
This study proposes a novel, combined method to clean EEG data collected during transcranial alternating current stimulation (tACS), making it possible to investigate the effects of tACS on EEG signals. read more

An Occupational Shoulder Exoskeleton Reduces Muscle Activity and Fatigue During Overhead Work

An Occupational Shoulder Exoskeleton Reduces Muscle Activity and Fatigue During Overhead Work 789 444 IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (TBME)
The passive shoulder Exo4Work exoskeleton provides one-third of the arm’s gravitational torque, and reduces anterior deltoid activity and fatigue during overhead work. The hindrance during non-overhead tasks was minimized. read more
Visualization of Human Skeletal Muscle Mechanical Anisotropy by Using Dual-Direction Shear Wave Imaging

Visualization of Human Skeletal Muscle Mechanical Anisotropy by Using Dual-Direction Shear Wave Imaging

Visualization of Human Skeletal Muscle Mechanical Anisotropy by Using Dual-Direction Shear Wave Imaging 789 444 IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (TBME)
This is the first study to visualize the mechanical anisotropy of human skeletal muscle by the new proposed dual-direction shear wave imaging mechanism. read more
An EMG-Assisted Muscle-Force Driven Finite Element Analysis Pipeline to Investigate Joint- and Tissue-Level Mechanical Responses in Functional Activities: Towards a Rapid Assessment Toolbox

An EMG-Assisted Muscle-Force Driven Finite Element Analysis Pipeline to Investigate Joint- and Tissue-Level Mechanical Responses in Functional Activities: Towards a Rapid Assessment Toolbox

An EMG-Assisted Muscle-Force Driven Finite Element Analysis Pipeline to Investigate Joint- and Tissue-Level Mechanical Responses in Functional Activities: Towards a Rapid Assessment Toolbox 788 444 IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (TBME)
This study established an electromyography-assisted neuromusculoskeletal rigid-body and finite element modeling pipeline enabled for large cohorts studies, encouraging further research to investigate the pipeline’s potential for personalized treatment-planning of knee osteoarthritis. read more
A Handheld Steerable Surgical Drill With a Novel Miniaturized Articulated Joint Module for Dexterous Confined-Space Bone Work

A Handheld Steerable Surgical Drill With a Novel Miniaturized Articulated Joint Module for Dexterous Confined-Space Bone Work

A Handheld Steerable Surgical Drill With a Novel Miniaturized Articulated Joint Module for Dexterous Confined-Space Bone Work 789 444 IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (TBME)
This article presents a handheld steerable drill with a 4.5-mm miniaturized tip capable of bending 65 degrees to minimize collateral tissue damage to patients for a better clinical outcome. read more