IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Unambiguous Identification and Visualization of an Acoustically Active Catheter by Ultrasound Imaging in Real Time: Theory, Algorithm, and Phantom Experiments

Author(s): Viksit Kumar ; Richard Liu ; Randall R. Kinnick ; Adriana Gregory ; Azra Alizad ; Marek Belohlavek ; Mostafa Fatemi
Sponsor(s): IEEE Engineering In Medicine and Biology Society
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 July 2018
Volume: 65
Page(s): 1,468 - 1,475
ISSN (Electronic): 1558-2531
ISSN (Paper): 0018-9294
DOI: 10.1109/TBME.2017.2749245
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Objective: Ultrasound-guided biopsies and minimally invasive procedures have been used in numerous medical applications, including catheter guidance. The biggest challenge for catheter guidance by... View More

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