Vanderbilt University Center for Technology Guided Therapy

Recent Publications


[2007]

2007

S. L. Barnes, A. Lyshchik, M. K. Washington, J. C. Gore, and M. I. Miga, 'Development of a mechanical testing assay for fibrotic murine liver', Medical Physics, Vol. 34, No. 11, pp. 4439-4450, 2007 [PDF].

C. R. Chen, M. I. Miga, R. L. Galloway, 'Characterization of tracked radiofrequency ablation in phantom', Medical Physics, Vol. 34, No. 10, pp. 4030-4040, 2007 [PDF].

D. M. Cash, M. I. Miga, S. C. Glasgow, B. M. Dawant, L. W. Clements, Z. Cao, R. L. Galloway, W. C. Chapman, 'Concepts and preliminary data toward the realization of image-guided liver surgery', Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Vol. 11, No. 7, pp. 844-859, 2007 [PDF].

A. Lyshchik, R. Moses, S. L. Barnes, T. Higashi, R. Asato, M. I. Miga, J. C. Gore, A. C. Fleischer 'Quantitative analysis of tumor vascularity in benign and malignant solid thyroid nodules', Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine, Vol. 26, pp. 837-846, 2007 [PDF].

P. Dumpuri, R. C. Thompson, B. M. Dawant, A. Cao, M. I. Miga, 'An atlas-based method to compensate for brain shift: Preliminary results', Medical Image Analysis, Vol. 11, No. 2., pp.128-145, 2007 [PDF].

A. Cao, M. I. Miga, P. Dumpuri, S. Ding, B. M. Dawant, R. C. Thompson, 'Target error for image-to-physical space registration: Preliminary clinical results using laser range scanning', Medical Imaging 2007: Visualization and Image-Guided Procedures: Proc. of SPIE, (in press), 2007 [PDF].

L. W. Clements, P. Dumpuri, W. C. Chapman, R. L. Galloway, Jr., and M. I. Miga, 'Atlas-based method for model updating in image-guided liver surgery', Medical Imaging 2007: Visualization and Image-Guided Procedures: Proc. of SPIE, (in press), 2007 [PDF].

D.M. Kwartowitz, S.D. Herrell, R.L. Galloway, 'Update: toward image-guided robotic surgery: determining the intrinsic accuracy of the daVinci-S robot', International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery, (in press), 2007.

D.M. Kwartowitz, M.I. Miga, S.D. Herrell, R.L. Galloway, 'Toward image-guided robotic surgery: multi-arm tracking through hybrid localization', Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery, 21st International Congress and Exhibition, (in press), June 25-30, Berlin, Germany, 2007.

M. I. Miga, J. J. Ou, and D. L. Ellis, 'An elastography framework for use in dermoscopy', Medical Imaging 2007: Physiology, Function and Structure from Medical Images: Proc. of the SPIE, (in press), 2007 [PDF] .

I. Garg, L.W. Clements, and R.L. Galloway, 'A computational approach to pre-align point cloud data for surface registration in image guided liver surgery', Medical Imaging 2007: Visualization and Image-Guided Procedures: Proc. of the SPIE, (in press), 2007 [PDF].

J. J. Ou, R. E. Ong, and M. I. Miga, 'An Evaluation of 3D Modality Independent Elastography Robustness to Boundary Condition Noise', Medical Imaging 2007: Physiology, Function and Structure from Medical Images: Proc. of the SPIE, (in press), 2007 [PDF].

R. E. Ong, J. J. Ou, M. I. Miga, 'Using Laplace's Equation for Non-Rigid Registration of Breast Surfaces', Medical Imaging 2007: Visualization and Image-Guided Procedures: Proc. of the SPIE, (in press), 2007 [PDF].

K. Ha, P. Dumpuri, M. I. Miga, R. C. Thompson, 'Modeling surgical procedures to assist in understanding surgical approach', Medical Imaging 2007: Visualization and Image-Guided Procedures: Proc. of the SPIE, (in press), 2007 [PDF] .