A Novel Approach to Aortic Intima-Media Thickness Quantification from Fetal Ultrasound Images

Tarroni, Giacomo ;   Visentin, Silvia ;   Cosmi, Erich ;   Grisan, Enrico

Tags UltrasoundFetusImage segmentation

Intrauterine fetal growth restriction (IUGR) is linked to increased cardiovascular mortality during adulthood. IUGR induces an increase in...

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Adaptive Scan Strategies for Fetal MRI Imaging using Slice to Volume Techniques

Kainz, Bernhard ;   Malamateniou, Christina ;   Ferrazzi, Giulio ;   Murgasova, Maria ;   Egger, Jan ;   Keraudren, Kevin ;   Rutherford, Mary ;   Hajnal, Joseph V. ;   Rueckert, Daniel

Tags FetusMagnetic resonance imaging (MRI)Motion compensation and analysis

In this paper several novel methods to account for fetal movements during fetal Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fetal MRI) are explored. We show...

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Automated Scoring of Fetal Abdomen Ultrasound Scan-Planes for Biometry

Aladahalli, Chandan Kumar ;   Shriram, K S

Tags FetusUltrasoundQuantification and estimation

Biometry on the Ultrasound images of the fetal abdomen aids in determining fetal well being. Finding standard scan-plane requires the human...

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Retrospective Correction of Motion Induced Artifacts 1H Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy of the Fetal Brain

Evangelou, Iordanis ;   Noeske, Ralph ;   Limperopoulos, Catherine

Tags FetusMagnetic resonance spectroscopyBrain

Magnetic resonance (MR) imaging and spectroscopy of the fetal brain in utero are increasingly performed in the 2nd and 3rd trimester of...

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Robust R2* Map Estimation from Motion Scattered Slices for Fetal fMRI

Seshamani, Sharmishtaa ;   Blazejewska, Anna ;   Gatenby, Chris ;   Mckown, Susan ;   Caucutt, Jason ;   Dighe, Manjiri ;   Studholme, Colin

Tags FetusImage reconstruction - analytical & iterative methodsBrain

A major challenge for fMRI analysis of the developing brain is subject motion, which can corrupt T2*-weighted (T2*-w) signal intensity with...

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