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Techniques for temperature monitoring during laser-induced thermotherapy: An overview
Abstract Laser-induced thermotherapy (LITT) is a hyperthermic procedure recently employed to treat cancer in several organs. The amount of coagulated tissue depends on the temperature distributionExpand
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Determination of stature from skeletal and skull measurements by CT scan evaluation.
The aim of this article is to find a correlation between height and femur/skull measurements through Computed Tomography (CT) scans and derive regression equations for total skeletal heightExpand
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Non-Contact Monitoring of Breathing Pattern and Respiratory Rate via RGB Signal Measurement
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We present a measuring system for contactless measurement of the respiratory pattern and the extraction of breath-by-breath respiratory rate. Expand
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Optical Fiber-Based MR-Compatible Sensors for Medical Applications: An Overview
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This paper provides an overview of MR-compatible FOS, focusing on the sensors employed for measuring physical parameters in medicine (i.e., temperature, force, torque, strain, and position). Expand
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Fiber optic sensors for sub-centimeter spatially resolved measurements: Review and biomedical applications
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We present the impact of spatially dense fiber optic sensors in biomedical applications, where they find the main impact, presenting the key results obtained in thermo-therapies monitoring, high-resolution diagnostic, catheters monitoring, smart textiles, and other emerging applicative fields. Expand
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Contact-Based Methods for Measuring Respiratory Rate
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An overview of the currently available contact-based methods for measuring respiratory rate. Expand
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Temperature monitoring during microwave ablation in ex vivo porcine livers.
OBJECTIVE The aim of the present study was to assess the temperature map and its reproducibility while applying two different MWA systems (915 MHz vs 2.45 GHz) in ex vivo porcine livers. MATERIALSExpand
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Sex determination from scapular length measurements by CT scans images in a Caucasian population
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We have used sexual dimorphism in the human scapula to develop a two-variable discriminant function for sex estimation using images of the scapulae. Expand
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Contactless Monitoring of Breathing Patterns and Respiratory Rate at the Pit of the Neck: A Single Camera Approach
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In this paper, we propose an inexpensive, off-the-shelf, and contactless measuring system for respiration signals taking as region of interest the pit of the neck. Expand
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CT-based thermometry: An overview
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We investigate the potential of CT-based thermometry for non-invasive temperature mapping during thermal procedures. Expand
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