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*  Multiparametric MRI in Biopsy Guidance for Prostate Cancer: Fusion-Guided
C. M. Moore, N. L. Robertson, N. Arsanious et al., "Image-guided prostate biopsy using magnetic resonance imaging-derived ... MR-guided biopsies can be particularly useful in indicating to the physician the importance in sampling these regions, as one ... as well as the integration of anatomical/structural imaging and functional/molecular imaging have led not only to renewed ... Transrectal ultrasound (TRUS) has been the traditional means of imaging the prostate and today remains the most common modality ...
  https://www.hindawi.com/journals/bmri/2014/439171/
*  Patent US7641644 - Devices, systems and methods for treating disorders of the ear, nose and throat - Google Patents
... imaging devices, sizing devices, biopsy devices, image-guided devices containing sensors or transmitters, electrosurgical ... Various diagnostic procedures and devices are used to perform imaging studies, mucus flow studies, air/gas flow studies, ... a guide catheter 2500 is introduced into an anatomical region through an anatomical opening. The outer diameter of guide ... Distal region of balloon catheter 1300 is subsequently imaged using a suitable imaging modality such as fluoroscopy or X-rays. ...
  http://www.google.com/patents/US7641644?dq=5,758,352
*  Radiology: Image-guided biopsies on upward trend | Health Imaging
... approaches and non-image-guided percutaneous approaches toward percutaneous needle biopsy and image-guided percutaneous biopsy ... Radiologists are performing an increasing share of biopsies across all anatomic regions, and there has been a shift away from ... assessed Medicare claims data from 1997 through 2008 to determine biopsy use and approach in 10 different anatomical regions. ... "most likely is related to increasing use of advanced imaging modalities for biopsy guidance," said Kwan, noting that "the ...
  http://www.healthimaging.com/topics/oncology-imaging/radiology-image-guided-biopsies-upward-trend
*  Elongated marker for soft tissue volume identification - Patent # 8463357 - PatentGenius
... under at least one imaging modality and having a flexibility such that said marker follows movements and changes of shape of ... One obtains images of the anatomical region, showing i.a. the markers of the invention. The images are then processed for ... One obtains a real-time image pursuant to an imaging modality, e.g. ultrasonoscopy, or fluoroscopy, showing theanatomical ... on which the boundaries of said anatomical regions can be identified. One inserts one or more markers of the invention, guided ...
  http://www.patentgenius.com/patent/8463357.html
*  Patent US8027712 - Elongated markers for soft tissue volume identification - Google Patents
... at least a portion of the intervening length of said marker being visible under at least one imaging modality and having a ... One obtains a real-time image pursuant to an imaging modality, e.g. ultrasonoscopy, or fluoroscopy, showing the anatomical ... on which the boundaries of said anatomical regions can be identified. One inserts one or more markers of the invention, guided ... For marking biopsy sites, e.g. for breast biopsies, it is known to use clips, such as the one disclosed in document U.S. Pat. ...
  http://www.google.ca/patents/US8027712
*  Image Guided Interventions | Center for Computational Imaging and Personalized Diagnostics
Our research spans co-registration of multiple modalities for more targeted biopsies, automated segmentation of structures of ... Red arrows highlight regions of error near the rectal wall (lower arrow) and near the bladder (upper arrow). Error between ... rather than anatomical landmarks, to define the shapes. The scheme yielded mean Dice accuracy values of .81, .79 and .68 for ... Image Guided Interventions. Image guidance refers to the use of imaging information to better guide surgical and treatment ...
  http://engineering.case.edu/centers/ccipd/research/image-guided-interventions
*  Medical Imaging 2015: Image-Guided Procedures, Robotic Interventions, and Modeling | (2015) | Publications | Spie
... with a diagnostic imaging modality such as CT shows great potential in minimally invasive applications such as liver biopsy and ... typically appears as a hyper-echoic region in the ultrasound image if the proper imaging window and depth setting are used. The ... reveals local views of anatomical structures outside the airways. In addition, image-guided intervention (IGI) systems have ... Ultrasound imaging is an attractive modality for real-time image-guided interventions. Fusion of US imaging ...
  http://spie.org/Publications/Proceedings/Volume/9415
*  Multiparametric MRI and Subsequent MR/Ultrasound Fusion-Guided Biopsy Increase the Detection of Anteriorly Located Prostate...
... which is also reflective of the referral nature of majority of the patients accrued into our imaging and image-guided biopsy ... may still be missed on fusion biopsy targeting due to the inherent spatial errors in dual modality imaging coregistration. Of ... Anteriorly located PCA is often missed on physical exam because of its anatomical positioning farthest from the surface of the ... To locate each lesion, the prostate was divided into 30 distinct areas as previously outlined and included regions deemed " ...
  http://pubmedcentralcanada.ca/pmcc/articles/PMC5613950/
*  Medical imaging - Wikipedia
The real time moving image obtained can be used to guide drainage and biopsy procedures. Doppler capabilities on modern ... Tactile imaging is a medical imaging modality that translates the sense of touch into a digital image. The tactile image is a ... Gamma cameras and PET scanners are used in e.g. scintigraphy, SPECT and PET to detect regions of biologic activity that may be ... While it may provide less anatomical detail than techniques such as CT or MRI, it has several advantages which make it ideal in ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Medical_imaging
*  Photons Plus Ultrasound: Imaging and Sensing 2018 | (2018) | Publications | Spie
These modalities achieve nanoscale resolution, however, SRFM cannot image without fluorescence, and sample preparation of EM is ... Transrectal ultrasound (TRUS) guided biopsy is the standard procedure for evaluating the presence and aggressiveness of ... volumes showing vascularized anatomical structures and regions of induced optical contrast with spatial resolution exceeding ... dual-modality imaging. A dual-modality imaging system, which utilizes the US phase array for both US imaging and XA signal ...
  http://spie.org/Publications/Proceedings/Volume/10494
*  Multiparametric dynamic contrast-enhanced ultrasound imaging of prostate cancer | SpringerLink
Comparison of image-guided targeted biopsies versus systematic randomized biopsies in the detection of prostate cancer: a ... All maps overlay the B-mode TRUS image. Red regions are classified as malignant (i.e. suspicious) and green regions as benign ( ... This stresses the demand for an imaging modality that is able to localize or rule out prostatic malignancies. Such a technique ... Loch AC, Bannowsky A, Baeurle L et al (2007) Technical and anatomical essentials for transrectal ultrasound of the prostate. ...
  https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00330-016-4693-8
*  Similar - Books on Google Play
This trusted guide is unmatched in its ability to teach you how to select and request the most appropriate imaging modality for ... Considerations when positioning both the patient and coil.Imaging planes. Anatomical image alignment. ... reactions to contrast solution and CT-guided needle biopsy. Get a clear view of the current state of imaging ... This manual focuses upon patient positioning and image planning. The manual is organised by body region and provides valuable ...
  https://play.google.com/store/books/collection/books_clusters_mrl_rt_91A959E8_115BCDC6_F4B5380F
*  Medical Imaging 2005: Visualization, Image-Guided Procedures, and Display | (2005) | Publications | Spie
The accurate 3D registration of these modalities is required to enhance the content of interventional images with anatomical ( ... based on MRI imaging. We report the surgeons view of the first use of the system for AR guided biopsy of a tumour near the ... The most probable correspondence of a region is obtained using correlation analysis between the given region and regions of the ... Medical Imaging 2005: Visualization, Image-Guided Procedures, and Display Editor(s): Robert L. Galloway; Kevin R. Cleary ...
  http://spie.org/Publications/Proceedings/Volume/5744
*  JoVE | Peer Reviewed Scientific Video Journal - Methods and Protocols
Most recently, molecular imaging has extended diagnostic imaging modalities allowing specific detection of distinct target ... We describe a method for Computer tomography-guided focal irradiation (CFIR) delivery to enable precise and accurate anatomical ... Neuroscience, Issue 81, Neural Stem Cells (NSCs), Body Weight, Radiotherapy, Image-Guided, Metabolism, Energy Metabolism, ... The use of neuroimaging and morph stimuli to represent the DHL in order to disentangle brain regions neurally responsive to ...
  https://www.jove.com/visualize/abstract/23028553/excess-body-mass-index-risk-liver-cancer-nonlinear-dose-response-meta
*  Patent US9616248 - Integrated radiation therapy systems and methods for treating a target in a ... - Google Patents
The localization modality can be the same in both the first and second areas. In other embodiments, the first objective target ... data can be acquired using a first localization modality that uses a first energy type to identify the marker and the second ... objective target data can be obtained using a second localization modality that uses a second energy. ... of a target within a patient by periodically locating a marker positioned within the patient using a localization modality. ...
  http://www.google.ca/patents/US9616248
*  WO2011025943A2 - System and method for providing patient registration without fiducials - Google Patents
... by optimizing a spatial transformation between the preoperative image and the ultrasound image to provide a first batch of ... executing a second registration to fine-tune the alignment between the preoperative image and the ultrasound image; and ... A method for providing patient registration without fiducials comprises the steps of: spatially placing an ultrasound image of ... transformation to obtain spatial transformation between the patient in an operating room and a corresponding preoperative image ...
  https://patents.google.com/patent/WO2011025943A2/en
*  CN101243332A - Tissue interventions using nuclear-emission image guidance - Google Patents
... image-guided core-biopsy needle) 方法。 Another example for positioning detected by the imaging insignificant lesion or biopsy ... Fusing nuclear medical images with a second imaging modality US7750311B2 (en) 2010-07-06. Positron emission detectors and ... Biopsy system US8977026B2 (en) * 2012-05-30. 2015-03-10. General Electric Company. Methods and systems for locating a region of ... or anatomical structure may generate an image of the body. 当能够看到与疾病一起出现的结构或解剖学变化时,这些技术能够
  https://patents.google.com/patent/CN101243332A/en
*  JoVE | Peer Reviewed Scientific Video Journal - Methods and Protocols
The combination with an anatomical modality, e.g., micro computed tomography (µCT), is beneficial for image analysis and for ... We also describe the use of B-mode imaging to conduct fine needle biopsies of cervical lymph nodes to retrieve lymph tissue for ... Image-guided feedback drives a gimbaled radiation accelerator (maximum 15 x 15 cm field size) capable of real-time ±4 cm pan- ... and allows targeting of specific neural progenitor regions. In order to illuminate the potential functional role that adult ...
  https://www.jove.com/visualize/abstract/25993010/image-guided-radiotherapy-using-modified-industrial-micro-ct-for
*  TDA Spring Meeting 2013 Scientific Program by derma.tda - issuu
... the pre-auricular region, the angle of the jaw, the jawline, the pre-jowl sulcus region and the chin without interruption. The ... Each modality has its ups and downs. Topical treatment is cheap and easy to apply but very shortacting and less effective. ... Axillary biopsies as early as 11 days post-treatment demonstrated eccrine and apocrine gland cells devoid of nuclei as well as ... This system named as ARTAS works by first taking the precise 3D images of the scalp and then measuring the angle and direction ...
  https://issuu.com/derma.tda/docs/1-128_ok-______
*  A-Z Chest Radiology | Aorta | Lung
... easily accessible radiological guide to the imaging of acute... ... sensitivity is poor for all imaging modalities. apparent ... A-Z of Chest Radiology provides a comprehensive, concise, easily accessible radiological guide to the imaging of acute and ... Management Biopsy is essential to confirm the presence and type of lymphoma. . Treatment is tailored to the type of lymphoma. ... The effect of varied exposure on the quality of the final image. If the vertebral bodies are not visible. As a result it is ...
  https://www.scribd.com/document/39659159/A-Z-Chest-Radiology
*  Florbetapir shows promise in preclinical Alzheimer's study - SNMMI
Using image-guided nuclear intervention to cut cancer cells off at the pass. Sep 20, 2016 - A novel PET probe images breast ... processes with the functional and anatomical information from MR results in a promising hybrid molecular imaging modality. Dr. ... improves the accuracy of image-guided prostate biopsies. The study was published in the July issue of "The Journal of Nuclear ... researchers report early success with a novel PET imaging tracer that enhances the detection of tau deposits in regions of the ...
  https://www.snmmi.org/NewsPublications/NewsList.aspx?metadataid=33
*  Laser Light Endoscopy Aids Early Cancer Detection | Imaging Special Section | Dec 2016 | BioPhotonics
... the demand for more extensive imaging through the body is driving e ... 8. D. Roblyer (December 2010). Comparison of multispectral wide-field optical imaging modalities to maximize image contrast for ... Photonics Spectra Industrial Photonics BioPhotonics EuroPhotonics Photonics Showcase Photonics Buyers' Guide Photonics Handbook ... Biopsy later confirmed the lesion to be precancerous. Courtesy of Nathaniel Group.. A patent-pending technology that utilizes ...
  https://www.photonics.com/a61204/Laser_Light_Endoscopy_Aids_Early_Cancer_Detection
*  US8526700B2 - Imaging system and method for surgical and interventional medical procedures - Google Patents
The selected representative image and the new image are merged to provide a higher resolution image of the surgical field. The ... The image processing device digitally manipulates a previously-obtained high resolution baseline image to produce many ... representative images based on permutations of movement of the baseline image. During the procedure a representative image is ... for displaying images of internal anatomy includes an image processing device configured to provide high resolution images of ...
  https://patents.google.com/patent/US8526700B2/en
*  Medical Imaging sub-cluster 26
Sites that use ultrasound (US) in image-guided neurosurgery (IGNS) of brain tumors generally have three sets of imaging data: ... deep tissue imaging with high spatial resolution, making it an attractive modality for in vivo cellular imaging. Since reporter ... Current clinical practice favors imaging rather than biopsy to diagnose hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). There is a need to ... typically located at the subscapular region of elderly people. It may be unilateral or bilateral. As it exhibits benign ...
  http://www.biomedsearch.com/cluster/82/Medical-Imaging/sub-26.html
*  Radiology - Wikipedia
Areas of potential advancement include functional imaging, cardiovascular MRI, and MRI-guided therapy. Nuclear medicine imaging ... CT imaging uses X-rays in conjunction with computing algorithms to image the body. In CT, an X-ray tube opposite an X-ray ... Ultrasounds is useful as a guide to performing biopsies to minimise damage to surrounding tissues and in drainages such as ... MRI scans give the best soft tissue contrast of all the imaging modalities. With advances in scanning speed and spatial ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Radiology