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19952020

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2020
Open Access

Automated Segmentation of Thyroid Nodule, Gland, and Cystic Components from Ultrasound Images Using Deep Learning

Kumar, V., Webb, J., Gregory, A., Meixner, D. D., Knudsen, J. M., Callstrom, M., Fatemi, M. & Alizad, A., 2020, In : IEEE Access. 8, p. 63482-63496 15 p., 9044381.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

C-Elastography: In Vitro Feasibility Phantom Study

Shahraki, D. P., Kumar, V., Ghavami, S., Urban, M. W., Alizad, A., Guzina, B. B. & Fatemi, M., Jul 2020, In : Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology. 46, 7, p. 1738-1754 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fully automated segmentation of bladder sac and measurement of detrusor wall thickness from transabdominal ultrasound images

Akkus, Z., Kim, B. H., Nayak, R., Gregory, A., Alizad, A. & Fatemi, M., Aug 1 2020, In : Sensors (Switzerland). 20, 15, p. 1-11 11 p., 4175.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Open Access

Gap-Filling Method for Suppressing Grating Lobes in Ultrasound Imaging: Experimental Study with Deep-Learning Approach

Kumar, V., Lee, P. Y., Kim, B. H., Fatemi, M. & Alizad, A., 2020, In : IEEE Access. 8, p. 76276-76286 11 p., 9075177.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Impact of imaging cross-section on visualization of thyroid microvessels using ultrasound: Pilot study

Nayak, R., Nawar, N., Webb, J., Fatemi, M. & Alizad, A., Dec 1 2020, In : Scientific reports. 10, 1, 415.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Predictive value of comb-push ultrasound shear elastography for the differentiation of reactive and metastatic axillary lymph nodes: A preliminary investigation

Gregory, A., Denis, M., Bayat, M., Kumar, V., Kim, B. H., Webb, J., Nayak, R., Adabi, S., Meixner, D. D., Polley, E. C., Fazzio, R. T., Fatemi, M. & Alizad, A., Jan 2020, In : PloS one. 15, 1, e0226994.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Quantification of morphological features in non-contrast-enhanced ultrasound microvasculature imaging

Ghavami, S., Bayat, M., Fatemi, M. & Alizad, A., 2020, In : IEEE Access. 8, p. 18925-18937 13 p., 8964355.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Shear wave elastography of the median nerve: A mechanical study

Schrier, V. J. M. M., Lin, J., Gregory, A., Thoreson, A. R., Alizad, A., Amadio, P. C. & Fatemi, M., Jun 1 2020, In : Muscle and Nerve. 61, 6, p. 826-833 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ultrasound shear wave elastography for measuring intracompartmental pressure of compartment syndrome using a turkey hind limb model

Toyoshima, Y., Webb, J., Gregory, A., Fatemi, M., Alizad, A. & Zhao, C., Jan 2 2020, In : Journal of Biomechanics. 98, 109427.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2019

Acoustoelasticity Analysis of Transient Waves for Non-Invasive In Vivo Assessment of Urinary Bladder

Bayat, M., Adabi, S., Kumar, V., Gregory, A., Webb, J., Denis, M., Kim, B., Singh, A., Mynderse, L., Husmann, D., Alizad, A. & Fatemi, M., Dec 1 2019, In : Scientific reports. 9, 1, 2441.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Adaptive background noise bias suppression in contrast-free ultrasound microvascular imaging

Nayak, R., Fatemi, M. & Alizad, A., Dec 19 2019, In : Physics in medicine and biology. 64, 24, 245015.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Scopus citations

A two-fold enhancement of ultrasound vessel images using a non-local based restoration and morphological filtering

Adabi, S., Ghavami, S., Bayat, M., Fatemi, M. & Alizad, A., Jan 1 2019, Medical Imaging 2019: Ultrasonic Imaging and Tomography. Byram, B. C. & Ruiter, N. V. (eds.). SPIE, 1095506. (Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE; vol. 10955).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Scopus citations

Gap-filling method for suppressing grating lobes in ultrasound imaging: Theory and simulation results

Kim, B. H., Kumar, V., Alizad, A. & Fatemi, M., Mar 1 2019, In : Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 145, 3, p. EL236-EL242

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

In vivo assessment of the mechanical properties of crystalline lenses in a rabbit model using ultrasound elastography: Effects of ultrasound frequency and age

Wang, Q., Zhu, Y., Shao, M., Lin, H., Chen, S., Chen, X., Alizad, A., Fatemi, M. & Zhang, X., Jul 1 2019, In : Experimental Eye Research. 184, p. 258-265 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Non-invasive Small Vessel Imaging of Human Thyroid Using Motion-Corrected Spatiotemporal Clutter Filtering

Nayak, R., Kumar, V., Webb, J., Fatemi, M. & Alizad, A., Apr 2019, In : Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology. 45, 4, p. 1010-1018 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Non-local based denoising framework for in vivo contrast-free ultrasound microvessel imaging

Adabi, S., Ghavami, S., Fatemi, M. & Alizad, A., Jan 2 2019, In : Sensors (Switzerland). 19, 2, 245.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Pulsed vibro-acoustic method for assessment of osteoporosis & osteopenia: A feasibility study on human subjects

Ghavami, S., Denis, M., Gregory, A., Webb, J., Bayat, M., Kumar, V., Fatemi, M. & Alizad, A., Sep 1 2019, In : Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials. 97, p. 187-197 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Real-Time Visualization of an Acoustically Active Injection Catheter with Ultrasound Imaging: Algorithm and in Vivo Validation in a Swine Model

Kumar, V., Katayama, M., Peavler, R., Alizad, A., Belohlavek, M. & Fatemi, M., Jan 1 2019, In : IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering. 66, 11, p. 3212-3219 8 p., 8656513.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Three-dimensional shear wave elastography for differentiation of breast lesions: An initial study with quantitative analysis using three orthogonal planes

Wang, Q., Li, X. L., He, Y. P., Alizad, A., Chen, S., Zhao, C. K., Guo, L. H., Bo, X. W., Ren, W. W., Zhou, B. G. & Xu, H. X., Jan 1 2019, In : Clinical Hemorheology and Microcirculation. 71, 3, p. 311-324 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Ultrasound radiation force for the assessment of bone fracture healing in children: An in vivo pilot study

Ghavami, S., Gregory, A., Webb, J., Bayat, M., Denis, M., Kumar, V., Milbrand, T. A., Noelle Larson, A., Fatemi, M. & Alizad, A., Feb 2 2019, In : Sensors (Switzerland). 19, 4, 955.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
3 Scopus citations

Viscoelastic biomarker for differentiation of benign and malignant breast lesion in ultra- low frequency range

Nabavizadeh, A., Bayat, M., Kumar, V., Gregory, A., Webb, J., Alizad, A. & Fatemi, M., Dec 1 2019, In : Scientific reports. 9, 1, 5737.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Scopus citations
2018

Automated and real-time segmentation of suspicious breast masses using convolutional neural network

Kumar, V., Webb, J. M., Gregory, A., Denis, M., Meixner, D. D., Bayat, M., Whaley, D. H., Fatemi, M. & Alizad, A., May 2018, In : PloS one. 13, 5, e0195816.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Automated in vivo sub-hertz analysis of viscoelasticity (SAVE) for evaluation of breast lesions

Bayat, M., Nabavizadeh, A., Kumar, V., Gregory, A., Insana, M., Alizad, A. & Fatemi, M., Oct 2018, In : IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering. 65, 10, p. 2237-2247 11 p., 8240706.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Background Removal and Vessel Filtering of Non-Contrast Ultrasound Images of Microvasculature

Bayat, M., Fatemi, M. & Alizad, A., Jul 19 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Differentiation of Benign and Malignant Thyroid Nodules by Using Comb-push Ultrasound Shear Elastography: A Preliminary Two-plane View Study

Gregory, A., Bayat, M., Kumar, V., Denis, M., Kim, B. H., Webb, J., Meixner, D. D., Ryder, M., Knudsen, J. M., Chen, S., Fatemi, M. & Alizad, A., Nov 2018, In : Academic radiology. 25, 11, p. 1388-1397 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Multi-rate higher order singular value decomposition for enhanced non-contrast ultrasound Doppler imaging of slow flow

Bayat, M., Alizad, A. & Fatemi, M., May 23 2018, 2018 IEEE 15th International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging, ISBI 2018. IEEE Computer Society, Vol. 2018-April. p. 1178-1181 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Scopus citations

Non-contrast agent based small vessel imaging of human thyroid using motion corrected power Doppler imaging

Nayak, R., Kumar, V., Webb, J., Gregory, A., Fatemi, M. & Alizad, A., Dec 1 2018, In : Scientific reports. 8, 1, 15318.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Three-dimensional shear wave elastography for differentiating benign from malignant thyroid nodules

Zhao, C. K., Chen, S. G., Alizad, A., He, Y. P., Wang, Q., Wang, D., Yue, W. W., Zhang, K., Qu, S., Wei, Q. & Xu, H. X., 2018, In : Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine. 37, 7, p. 1777-1788 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Ultrasound Characterization of Bone Demineralization Using a Support Vector Machine

Denis, M., Wan, L., Fatemi, M. & Alizad, A., Mar 2018, In : Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology. 44, 3, p. 714-725 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
4 Scopus citations

Viscoelastic parameters as discriminators of breast masses: Initial human study results

Kumar, V., Denis, M., Gregory, A., Bayat, M., Mehrmohammadi, M., Fazzio, R., Fatemi, M. & Alizad, A., Oct 2018, In : PloS one. 13, 10, e0205717.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations
2017

Acoustoelasticity modeling of bladder tissue nonlinearity: Ex vivo study

Bayat, M., Singh, A., Webb, J., Kumar, V., Gregory, A., Alizad, A. & Fatemi, M., Oct 31 2017, 2017 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, IUS 2017. IEEE Computer Society, 8092788

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Scopus citations

Acoustoelasticity modeling of bladder tissue nonlinearity: Ex vivo study

Bayat, M., Singh, A., Webb, J., Kumar, V., Gregory, A., Alizad, A. & Fatemi, M., Oct 31 2017, 2017 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, IUS 2017. IEEE Computer Society, 8091856

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

A study of synthetic aperture focusing using plane waves to provide wider field of view ultrasound imaging without side-lobe artifacts due to the use of sampling angle in transmitting inclined plane waves

Kim, B. H., Alizad, A. & Fatemi, M., Oct 31 2017, 2017 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, IUS 2017. IEEE Computer Society, 8092079

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Automated compression device for viscoelasticity imaging

Nabavizadeh, A., Kinnick, R. R., Bayat, M., Amador, C., Urban, M. W., Alizad, A. & Fatemi, M., Jul 2017, In : IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering. 64, 7, p. 1535-1546 12 p., 7574328.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Background-free visualization of microvasculature networks

Bayat, M., Fatemi, M. & Alizad, A., Oct 31 2017, 2017 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, IUS 2017. IEEE Computer Society, 8092668

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

3 Scopus citations

Correlation of ultrasound bladder vibrometry assessment of bladder compliance with urodynamic study results

Bayat, M., Kumar, V., Denis, M., Webb, J., Gregory, A., Mehrmohammadi, M., Cheong, M., Husmann, D., Mynderse, L., Alizad, A. & Fatemi, M., Jun 2017, In : PloS one. 12, 6, e0179598.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Diagnostic features of quantitative comb-push shear elastography for breast lesion differentiation

Bayat, M., Denis, M., Gregory, A., Mehrmohammadi, M., Kumar, V., Meixner, D., Fazzio, R. T., Fatemi, M. & Alizad, A., Mar 1 2017, In : PloS one. 12, 3, e0172801.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Value of shear wave arrival time contour display in shear wave elastography for breast masses diagnosis

Zhou, B. G., Wang, D., Ren, W. W., Li, X. L., He, Y. P., Liu, B. J., Wang, Q., Chen, S. G., Alizad, A. & Xu, H. X., Dec 1 2017, In : Scientific reports. 7, 1, 7036.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Viscoelastic properties of breast masses: A frequency dispersion analysis using acoustic radiation force

Kumar, V., Bayat, M., Denis, M., Gregory, A., Webb, J., Whaley, D., Fatemi, M. & Alizad, A., Oct 31 2017, 2017 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, IUS 2017. IEEE Computer Society, 8092758

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Viscoelastic tissue characteristics measured by ultrasound

Greenleaf, J. F. & Alizad, A., 2017, Optical Elastography and Tissue Biomechanics IV. SPIE, Vol. 10067. 1006705

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Scopus citations
2016

Breast shear wave elastography

Alizad, A., Jan 1 2016, Ultrasound Elastography for Biomedical Applications and Medicine. wiley, p. 545-556 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Correction: Effect of calcifications on breast ultrasound shear wave elastography: An investigational study

Gregory, A., Mehrmohammadi, M., Denis, M., Bayat, M., Stan, D. L., Fatemi, M. & Alizad, A., Jan 2016, In : PloS one. 11, 1, e0147462.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

1 Scopus citations

Correlating tumor stiffness with immunohistochemical subtypes of breast cancers: Prognostic value of comb-push ultrasound shear elastography for differentiating luminal subtypes

Denis, M., Gregory, A., Bayat, M., Fazzio, R. T., Whaley, D. H., Ghosh, K., Shah, S., Fatemi, M. & Alizad, A., Oct 2016, In : PloS one. 11, 10, e0165003.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Erratum: Effect of calcifications on breast ultrasound shear wave elastography: An investigational study (PLoS ONE (2015) 10:9 (e0137898) 10.1371/journal.pone.0137898)

Gregory, A., Mehrmohammadi, M., Denis, M., Bayat, M., Stan, D. L., Fatemi, M. & Alizad, A., Jan 1 2016, In : PloS one. 11, 1, 0147462.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Fully Automated and Robust Tracking of Transient Waves in Structured Anatomies Using Dynamic Programming

Akkus, Z., Bayat, M., Cheong, M., Viksit, K., Erickson, B. J., Alizad, A. & Fatemi, M., 2016, In : Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology. 42, 10, p. 2504-2512 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Noninvasive evaluation of bladder wall mechanical properties as a function of filling volume: Potential application in bladder compliance assessment

Nenadic, I., Mynderse, L., Husmann, D., Mehrmohammadi, M., Bayat, M., Singh, A., Denis, M., Urban, M., Alizad, A. & Fatemi, M., Jun 2016, In : PloS one. 11, 6, e0157818.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Thyroid shear wave elastography

Alizad, A., Jan 1 2016, Ultrasound Elastography for Biomedical Applications and Medicine. wiley, p. 557-566 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Vibro-acoustography and its medical applications

Alizad, A. & Fatemi, M., Jan 1 2016, Ultrasound Elastography for Biomedical Applications and Medicine. wiley, p. 250-263 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter