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  1. Content type: Research

    Our aim is to introduce a method to enhance the design process of microelectrode array (MEA) based electric bioimpedance measurement systems for improved detection and viability assessment of living cells and ...

    Authors: Marcel Böttrich, Jarno M. A. Tanskanen and Jari A. K. Hyttinen

    Citation: BioMedical Engineering OnLine 2017 16:85

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    Hemodynamic simulation for quantifying fractional flow reserve (FFR) is often performed in a patient-specific geometry of coronary arteries reconstructed from the images from various imaging modalities. Becaus...

    Authors: Kyung Eun Lee, Seo Ho Lee, Eun-Seok Shin and Eun Bo Shim

    Citation: BioMedical Engineering OnLine 2017 16:83

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    The drainage portion of the vein of Labbé varies, and it is difficult to predict whether the operation is likely to damage this vein. The aim of this study was to correlate the microanatomy of the vein of Labb...

    Authors: Qiong Fang, Anhong Jiang, Wei Tao and Lin Xin

    Citation: BioMedical Engineering OnLine 2017 16:84

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    Although robotic laparoscopic surgery has various benefits when compared with conventional open surgery and minimally invasive surgery, it also has issues to overcome and one of the issues is the discontinuous...

    Authors: Myungjoon Kim, Chiwon Lee, Nhayoung Hong, Yoon Jae Kim and Sungwan Kim

    Citation: BioMedical Engineering OnLine 2017 16:81

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    The Electrocardiogram ECG is one of the most important non-invasive tools for cardiac diseases diagnosis. Taking advantage of the developed telecommunication infrastructure, several approaches that address the...

    Authors: Mohamed Marouf, Goran Vukomanovic, Lazar Saranovac and Miroslav Bozic

    Citation: BioMedical Engineering OnLine 2017 16:80

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    In South Korea, an outbreak of Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) occurred in 2015. It was the second largest MERS outbreak. As a result of the outbreak in South Korea, 186 infections were reported, and 3...

    Authors: Hyuk-Jun Chang

    Citation: BioMedical Engineering OnLine 2017 16:79

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    Electrophysiological behavior is of great importance for analyzing the cardiac functional mechanism under cardiac physiological and pathological condition. Due to the complexity of cardiac structure and biophy...

    Authors: Fei Yang, Lei Zhang, Weigang Lu, Yue Zhang, Wangmeng Zuo, Kuanquan Wang and Henggui Zhang

    Citation: BioMedical Engineering OnLine 2017 16:70

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  8. Content type: Reseach

    Spectral domain optical coherence tomography (OCT) (SD-OCT) is most widely imaging equipment used in ophthalmology to detect diabetic macular edema (DME). Indeed, it offers an accurate visualization of the mor...

    Authors: Khaled Alsaih, Guillaume Lemaitre, Mojdeh Rastgoo, Joan Massich, Désiré Sidibé and Fabrice Meriaudeau

    Citation: BioMedical Engineering OnLine 2017 16:68

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    Computed tomography (CT) is one of the popular tools for early detection of thyroid nodule. The pixel intensity of thyroid in CT image is very important information to distinguish nodule from normal thyroid ti...

    Authors: Wenxian Peng, Chenbin Liu, Shunren Xia, Dangdang Shao, Yihong Chen, Rui Liu and Zhiping Zhang

    Citation: BioMedical Engineering OnLine 2017 16:67

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    Cephalometric radiography has been used for orthodontic and surgical treatment planning and assessment, and for quantifying mandibular growth. However, it remains unclear how head positioning errors and the le...

    Authors: Hsien-Shu Lin, Yunn-Jy Chen, Hsuan-Lun Lu, Tung-Wu Lu and Chien-Chih Chen

    Citation: BioMedical Engineering OnLine 2017 16:62

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    The major therapy for ischemic stroke is thrombolytic treatment, but severe consequences occur when this method is used to treat hemorrhagic stroke. Currently, computed tomography and magnetic resonance imagin...

    Authors: Qingguang Yan, Gui Jin, Ke Ma, Mingxin Qin, Wei Zhuang and Jian Sun

    Citation: BioMedical Engineering OnLine 2017 16:63

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  12. Content type: Research

    The imaging assessment of paraspinal muscle morphology and fatty infiltration has gained considerable attention in the past decades, with reports suggesting an association between muscle degenerative changes a...

    Authors: Maryse Fortin, Mona Omidyeganeh, Michele Crites Battié, Omair Ahmad and Hassan Rivaz

    Citation: BioMedical Engineering OnLine 2017 16:61

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    Pulse oximeters continuously monitor arterial oxygen saturation. Continuous monitoring of venous oxygen saturation (SvO2) would enable real-time assessment of tissue oxygen extraction (O2E) and perfusion changes ...

    Authors: Musabbir Khan, Chris G. Pretty, Alexander C. Amies, Joel Balmer, Houda E. Banna, Geoffrey M. Shaw and J. Geoffrey Chase

    Citation: BioMedical Engineering OnLine 2017 16:60

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    In upper-extremity stroke rehabilitation applications, the potential use of Force Myography (FMG) for detecting grasping is especially relevant, as the presence of grasping may be indicative of functional acti...

    Authors: Gautam P. Sadarangani and Carlo Menon

    Citation: BioMedical Engineering OnLine 2017 16:59

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    In this paper we propose the use of global Kalman filters (KFs) to estimate absolute angles of lower limb segments. Standard approaches adopt KFs to improve the performance of inertial sensors based on individ...

    Authors: Samuel L. Nogueira, Stefan Lambrecht, Roberto S. Inoue, Magdo Bortole, Arlindo N. Montagnoli, Juan C. Moreno, Eduardo Rocon, Marco H. Terra, Adriano A. G. Siqueira and Jose L. Pons

    Citation: BioMedical Engineering OnLine 2017 16:58

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    Joints kinematics assessment based on inertial measurement systems, which include attitude and heading reference system (AHRS), are quickly gaining in popularity for research and clinical applications. The var...

    Authors: Karina Lebel, Patrick Boissy, Hung Nguyen and Christian Duval

    Citation: BioMedical Engineering OnLine 2017 16:56

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    Intra-arterial chemotherapy (IAC) for oral cancer can deliver a higher concentration of anticancer agent into a tumor-feeding artery than intravenous systemic chemotherapy. However, distribution of anticancer ...

    Authors: Hiroaki Kitajima, Marie Oshima, Toshinori Iwai, Yoshihito Ohhara, Yasuharu Yajima, Kenji Mitsudo and Iwai Tohnai

    Citation: BioMedical Engineering OnLine 2017 16:57

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    The development of a suitable extracellular matrix (ECM) scaffold is the first step in vascular tissue engineering (VTE). Synthetic vascular grafts are available as an alternative to autologous vessels in larg...

    Authors: Shuangyue Xu, Fangna Lu, Lianna Cheng, Chenglin Li, Xu Zhou, Yuan Wu, Hongxing Chen, Kaichuang Zhang, Lumin Wang, Junjie Xia, Guoliang Yan and Zhongquan Qi

    Citation: BioMedical Engineering OnLine 2017 16:55

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    Load cells are often used in rehabilitation robotics to monitor human–robot interaction. While load cells are accurate and suitable for the stationary end-point robots used in rehabilitation hospitals, their c...

    Authors: N. Alavi, S. Zampierin, M. Komeili, S. Cocuzza, S. Debei and C. Menon

    Citation: BioMedical Engineering OnLine 2017 16:54

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    The challenge of reconstructing a sparse medical magnetic resonance image based on compressed sensing from undersampled k-space data has been investigated within recent years. As total variation (TV) performs wel...

    Authors: Shanshan Chen, Hongwei Du, Linna Wu, Jiaquan Jin and Bensheng Qiu

    Citation: BioMedical Engineering OnLine 2017 16:53

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  21. Content type: Research article

    Reliable detection of central fixation and eye alignment is essential in the diagnosis of amblyopia (“lazy eye”), which can lead to blindness. Our lab has developed and reported earlier a pediatric vision scre...

    Authors: Boris I. Gramatikov

    Citation: BioMedical Engineering OnLine 2017 16:52

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    Pressure contour analysis is commonly used to estimate cardiac performance for patients suffering from cardiovascular dysfunction in the intensive care unit. However, the existing techniques for continuous est...

    Authors: Shun Kamoi, Christopher Pretty, Joel Balmer, Shaun Davidson, Antoine Pironet, Thomas Desaive, Geoffrey M. Shaw and J. Geoffrey Chase

    Citation: BioMedical Engineering OnLine 2017 16:51

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