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Quasi-Real Time Multi-Frequency 3D Shear Wave Absolute Vibro-Elastography (S-WAVE) System for Prostate

@inproceedings{Aleef2022QuasiRealTM,
  title={Quasi-Real Time Multi-Frequency 3D Shear Wave Absolute Vibro-Elastography (S-WAVE) System for Prostate},
  author={Tajwar Abrar Aleef and Julio Lobo and Ali Baghani and Hani Eskandari and Hamid Moradi and Robert Rohling and S. Larry Goldenberg and William J. Morris and Seyedeh Sara Mahdavi and Septimiu E. Salcudean},
  year={2022}
}
—This article describes a novel quasi-real time system for quantitative and volumetric measurement of tissue elasticity in the prostate. Tissue elasticity is com- puted by using a local frequency estimator to measure the three dimensional local wavelengths of a steady-state shear wave within the prostate gland. The shear wave is created using a mechanical voice coil shaker which transmits multi-frequency vibrations transperineally. Radio frequency data is streamed directly from a BK Medical… 

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