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APPENDIX A – FY 2008 OSEL Publications

January 1, 2008 – December 31, 2008

Journal Articles

Abramowicz JS, Fowlkes JB, Skelly AC, Stratmeyer ME, Ziskin MC. Conclusions regarding epidemiology for obstetric ultrasound.  Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine  27:637-644, 2008.

Anders J, Romanczyk T, Ilev I, Moges H, Longo L, Wu X, Waynant R, “Light supports neurite outgrowth of human neural progenitor cells in-vitro: The role of P2Y receptors”, IEEE Journal of Selected Topics of Quantum Electronics, 14:118-125, 2008.

Badal A, Kyprianou IS, Badano A, Sempau J.  Monte Carlo simulation of a realistic anatomical phantom described by triangle meshes: application to prostate brachytherapy imaging.  Radiotherapy and Oncology, 86:99-103, 2008. 

Barrett HH, Furenlid LR, Freed M, Hesterman JY, Kupinski MA, Clarkson E, Whitaker MK.  Adaptive SPECT.  IEEE Transactions in Medical Imaging  27(6):775-788, 2008. 

Bassen, H.  Low frequency magnetic emissions and resulting induced voltages in a pacemaker by iPod portable music players, BioMedical Engineering OnLine 2008, 7:7 February 1, 2008.

Bassen H , Mendoza G.  Spatial mapping of E fields induced by MR gradient fields at pacemaker leads tips. ISMRM International Society Of Magnetic Resonance In Medicine, MRI safety Meeting, Lisbon, Portugal, July 2008.

Baye TM, Zhang Y, Smith E, Hillard CJ, Gunnell J, Myklebust J, James R, Kissebah AH, Olivier M, Wilke RA. Genetic variation in cannabinoid receptor 1 (CNR1) is associated with derangements in lipid homeostasis, independent of body mass index. Pharmacogenomics  9(11):1647-1656, 2008.

Blimke J, Myklebust J, Volkmer H, Merrill S.  Four-shell ellipsoidal model employing multipole expansion in ellipsoidal coordinates.  Med Biol Eng Comput DOI 10.1007/s11517-008-0352-9.

Brenner M, Coelho SG, Beer JZ, Miller SA, Wolber R, Smuda C, Hearing VJ.   Long-Lasting Molecular Changes in Human Skin after Repetitive in situ UV Irradiation, J Investigative Dermatology, Published On-Line 10/2008. 

Brown DG, J. 2008 Special Issue - Advances in Neural Networks Research: IJCNN’07, Neural Networks, v. 21(2-3), Si J, R. Sun R, eds., 2008. 

Calcagnini G, Triventi M, Censi F, Mattei E, Bartolini P, Kainz W, Bassen H. In-vitro investigation of pacemaker lead heating induced by magnetic resonance imaging: the role of the implant geometry. Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging, 28:879–886, 2008.

Chan DD. Krauthamer V (2007). Effects of high-rate stimulation in modeled axons and role of calculation time step interval on simulations. In Biomedical Engineering, Recent Developments, Wilson, Tran and Vossoughi, eds., Medical and Engineering Pub., Sunshine, MD, pp. 92-99.

Coelho SG, Zhou Y, Bushar HF, Miller SA, Zmudzka BZ, Hearing VJ, Beer JZ. UV-induced Long-Lasting Pigmentation (LLP) in Humans with Different Phenotypes and Photobiological Parameters, Pigment Cell and Melanoma Research, Published online, December 2008.

Freed M, Kupinski MA, Furenlid LR, Barrett HH. A prototype instrument for single pinhole small animal adaptive SPECT imaging.  Medical Physics 35(5):1912-1925, 2008.

Gallas BD, Brown DG. Reader studies for validation of CAD Systems. Neural Networks Special Issue, 21(2-3):387-397, 2008.

Garra BS, Locher M, Felker S, Wear KA. Measurements of ultrasonic backscattered spectral centroid shift form spine in vivo—methodology and preliminary results. Ultrasound in Medicine  & BiologyDecember 2008.

Gray RA, Hueslsing DJ. Excito-oscillatory dynamics as a mechanism of ventricular fibrillation.Heart Rhythm; 5:575-584, 2008.

Guo J, Resnick P,  DeSimone JM. New non-biopersistant fluorinated alkyl methacrylate polymers. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 47(3):502-508, 2008. 

Ilev I, Faaland R, Kim D, James R, Calogero D. Innovative confocal laser method for exact dioptric power measurement of intraocular lens implants. Chinese Optics Letters, 6(12), 2008.

Ilev I, Wilson B, Backman V, Andersson-Engels S. Introduction to the IEEE JSTQE Special Issue on Biophotonics – Part 2”, IEEE Journal of Selected Topics of Quantum Electronics, 14:1-3, 2008.

Ilev I, Kim D, Gandjbakhche A. Nanobiophotonics: Breaking the diffraction barrier in the subwavelength nanoscale. IEEE LEOS (Lasers and Electro-Optics Society) Summer Topicals 2008 on Advanced Nanobiophotonics, Invited Paper, Acapulco, Mexico, July 21-23, 2008.

Jetley R, Anderson P. Using static analysis to evaluate software in medical devices. Embedded Systems Design 21(4):40–44, April 2008. 

Kang J, Liu X, Kim D, Ilev I. Fiber-optic Fourier-domain common-path OCT. LEOS’2008 Biophotonics – Annual Meeting of the IEEE Lasers and Electro-Optics Society, Paper ML3, Newport Beach, CA, November 9-13, 2008. 

Karanian JW, Vossoughi J. Role of animal studies and quality assurance mechanisms in biomedical engineering research.  International Journal of Medical Implants  2(1): 1-7, 2008.

Kim D, Kang J, Ilev I. Upconversion fiber-optic confocal microscopy under near-infrared pumping. Optics Letters 33: 425-427, 2008.

Kim D, Ilev I, Kang J. Fiberoptic confocal microscopy using a 1.55 m fiber laser for multimodal biophotonics applications. IEEE Journal of Selected Topics of Quantum Electronics, 14:82-87, 2008.

Kim C-S, Saylor DM, Patwardhan DV. Modeling Structure Development and Release Behavior of Drug Embedded in Block Copolymer Matrices, Polymer Preprints, 49(1):858, 2008.

Kyprianou IS, Badano A, Gallas BD, Myers KJ. Singular value description of a digital radiographic detector: theory and measurements Medical Physics, 35(10), 4744-4756 (2008).

Li J, Van Uitert R, Yao J, Petrick N, Franaszek M, Huang A, Summers RM. Wavelet method for CT colonography computer-aided polyp detection. Medical Physics, 35(8):3527-3538, 2008.

Liang H, S Park, Gallas BD, Myers KJ, Badano A.  Assessment of display temporal response using a computational observer. J. Soc. Inf. Display, 16(1):21-25, 2008.

Liang H, Park S, Gallas BD, Myers KJ, Badano A.  Image browsing in slow medical liquid crystal displays. Academic Radiology, 15(3):370-382 2008. 

Liu Y, Maruvada S, King RL, Herman BA, Wear KA.  Development and characterization of a blood mimicking fluid for high intensity focused ultrasound. Journal of the Acoustical Society of  America 124(3):1803-1810, September 2008.

Liu X, Li X, Kim D, Ilev I, Kang J. Fiber-optic Fourier-domain common-path OCT. Chinese Optics Letters, 6(12), 2008.

Mattei E, Triventi M, Calcagnini G, Censi F, Kainz W., Mendoza G, Bassen H, Bartolini P. Complexity of MRI-induced heating on metallic leads: Experimental measurements of 374 configurations. BioMedical Engineering OnLine, http://www.biomedical-engineering-online.com/content/7/1/11, 2008.

Miller SA, Coelho SG, Zmudzka BZ, Bushar HF, Yamaguchi Y, Hearing VJ, Beer JZ. Dynamics of pigmentation induction by repeated UV exposures: dose, dose interval and UV spectrum dependence. British Journal of Dermatology 159:921-930, 2008. 

Myers MR, Hariharan P, Banerjee RK.  Direct methods for characterizing high intensity focused ultrasound transducers using acoustic streaming.  Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 124(3):1790-1802, September 2008. 

Myklebust JB, Lovett EG, Myklebust BM, Reynolds N, Milkowski L, Prieto TE.  Two-dimensional coherence for measurement of asymmetry in postural steadiness. Gait & Posture  2009:1-5.

O’Brien Jr WD, Deng CX, Harris GR, Herman BA, Merritt CR, Sanghvi N, Zachary JF. The risk of exposure to diagnostic ultrasound in postnatal subjects: thermal effects. Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine 27:517-535, 2008.  

Patwardhan DV, Saylor DM, McDermott MK, Dair BJ. Drug microstructure to drug release, Polymer Preprints, 49(1):832, 2008.

Petrick N, Haider M, Summers RM, Yeshwant S, Brown L, Iuliano EM, Louie A, Choi JR, Pickhardt PJ.  CT colonography with computer-aided detection as a second reader: an observer performance study. Radiology, 246(1):148-156, 2008. 

Petrick N, Brown DG, Suleiman O, Myers KJ.  Imaging as a tumor biomarker in oncology drug trials for lung cancer: the FDA perspective.  Nature: Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 84(4):523-525, 2008. 

Retta SM, Sagripanti JL. Modeling the inactivation kinetics of bacillus spores by glutaraldehyde.  Letters in Applied Microbiology, 48:568-574, 2008.

Shah S, Kapoor A, Ding J, Guion P, Stoianovici D, Petrisor D, Karanian JW, Pritchard WF, Wood BJ, Cleary K. Robotically assisted needle driver: evaluation of safety release, force profiles, and needle spin in a swine model. International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery 3:173-179, 2008.

Sidorov VY, Holcomb MR, Woods MC, Gray RA, Wikswo JP. Effects of unipolar stimulation on voltage and calcium distributions in the isolated rabbit heart.  Basic Res Cardiol (2008); DOI 10.1007/s00395-008-0740-1.

Stewart SFC, Robinson RA, Nelson RA, Malinauskas RA. Effects of thrombosed vena cava filters on blood flow: Flow visualization and numerical modeling. Annals of Biomedical Engineering 36:1764-81, November 2008.

Stratmeyer ME, Greenleaf JF, Dalecki D, Salvesen KA.  Fetal ultrasound: mechanical effects.  Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine 27:597-605, 2008. 

Taitt CR, Malanoski AP, Lin B, Stenger DA, Ligler FS, Kusterbeck AW, Anderson GP, Harmon SE, Shriver-Lake LC, Pollack SK, Lennon DM, Lobo-Menendez F, Wang Z, Schnur JM. Discrimination between biothreat agents and “near neighbor” species using a resequencing array FEMS, Immunology and Medical Microbiology, 4(3):356-364, 2008.

Triventi M, Mattei E, Delogu A,  Censi F,  Calcagnini G, Bartolini P, Aguel F, Stohlman J, Krauthamer V. Development of a new arbitrary waveform defibrillator for cardiac electrophysiology research.  Proceedings of  Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, 30:597-600, 2008.

Triventi  M, Mattei E, Delogu A, Censi F, Calcagnini G, Bartolini P, Aguel F, Stohlman J, Krauthamer V. In-vitro investigation of very long defibrillation shocks: Design and testing of a capacitor-free defibrillator. Computers in Cardiology 35:493−496, 2008.

Wang Q, Yang H, Agrawal A, Wang NS, Pfefer TJ. Measurement of internal tissue optical properties at ultraviolet and visible wavelengths: Development and implementation of a fiberoptic–based system. Optics Express 16(12):8685- 8703, 2008.

Walsh DL, Schroeder RJ, Stewart SFC. Mechanical performance of generic and proprietary enema bottles.  Journal of Medical Devices 2:025001-1-7, 2008. 

Wear KA. The effect of phase cancellation on measurements of attenuation in human cancellous bone in vitroIEEE Transactions in Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control.  55(2):384-390, February, 2008. 

Wear KA. A method for improved standardization of in vivo calcaneal time-domain speed-of-sound measurements.  IEEE Transactions in Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control 55(7):1473-1479, July 2008. 

Wear KA. Ultrasonic scattering from cancellous bone: a review.  IEEE Transactions in Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control 55(7):1432-1441, July 2008. 

Wear KA. Padilla F, Laugier P. Comparison of the Faran Cylinder Model and the Weak Scattering Models for predicting the frequency dependence of backscatter from human cancellous femur in vitro. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 124(3):1408-1410, 2008. 

Wear KA. Mechanisms for attenuation in cancellous-bone-mimicking phantoms.  IEEE Transactions in Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control 55(11):2418-2425, 2008.

Wear KA, Harris GR. Frequency dependence of backscatter from thin, oblique, finite-length cylinders measured with a focused transducer – with applications in cancellous bone. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 124(5):3309-3314, November 2008. 

Wear KA. The longitudinal-longitudinal scattering component of ultrasonic attenuation in parallel-nylon-wire cancellous bone phantoms. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America,  December 2008. 

Yamaguchi Y, Coelho SG, Zmudzka BZ, Takahashi K, Beer JZ, Hearing VJ, Miller SA. Cyclobutane pyrimidine dimer formation and p53 production in human skin after repeated UV exposures. Experimental Dermatology 11:916-24, November 17, 2008.

Zhang J, Brown RP, Shaw M, Vaidya VS, Zhou Y, Espandiari P, Sadrieh N, Keenan J, Stratmeyer M, Kilty CG, Bonventre JV, Goering PL.  Immunolocalization of Kim-1, RPA-1, and RPA-2 in kidney of gentamicin-, mercury-, or chromium-treated rats: Relation to renal distribution of iNOS and nitrotyrosine.  Toxicol. Pathology 36:397-409, 2008.   

Book Chapters

Ilev I, Gannot I. Fiber Optic Biosensors. In: Encyclopedia on Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering vol. 2, pp. 1062-1072, 2008 (Informa Healthcare, New York, 2008).

Pfefer TJ, Drum BA. Chapter 15: Regulation and Regulatory Science for Optical Imaging. In: Translational Multimodality Optical Imaging, FS Azar and X Intes, Eds., p. 299-325, Artech House, Boston, MA, 2008.

Samei E, Badano A. Image display devices.  In Advances in Medical Physics, Medical Physics Publishing. Corp., Wolbarst AB, and Hendee WR, eds., 2008.   

Books

Chen J, Kainz W. Non-Ionizing Radiation Applications. Handbook of Anatomical Models for Radiation Dosimetry, Editors Xu and Eckerman, Taylor & Francis Group, 2008.

Waynant RW, Tata DB. Light-activated tissue regeneration and therapy. Springer Publisher. ISBN # 978–0–387-71808-8, 2008. 

Conference Proceedings 

Agrawal A, Gavrielides M, Weininger S, Chakrabarti K, Pfefer J.  Regulatory perspectives and research activities at the FDA on the use of phantoms with in vivo diagnostic devices. In Proceedings of  SPIE 6870 Design and Performance Validation of Phantoms Used in Conjunction with Optical Measurements of Tissue, Robert J. Nordstrom, ed., 687005. 

Dasgupta S, Hariharan P, Myers MR, Banerjee RK. Effect of rate of blood flow through large blood vessels on HIFU temperature rise. Proceedings of Summer Bioengineering Conference, SBC2008-192824, 2008.   

Gavrielides MA, Masmoudi H, Petrick N, Myers KJ, Hewitt SM. Automated evaluation of HER-2/NEU Immunohistochemical expression in breast cancer using digital microscopy.  Proceedings of 2008 IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging, May 2008.  

Jetley R, Jones P, Anderson P. Static analysis of medical device software using CodeSonar. Proceedings of the ACM SIGPLAN Static Analysis Workshop, Tucson, AZ, June 12, 2008. 

 Kinnard LM, Gavrielides MA, Myers KJ, Zeng R, Peregoy J, Pritchard W, Karanian J, Petrick N. Volume error analysis for lung nodules attached to bronchial vessels in an anthropomorphic thoracic phantom. SPIE Medical Imaging 2008:  Computer-Aided Diagnosis, vol. 6915, pp. 69152Q-1- 69152Q-9, March 2008.

Kruecker J. Xu S, Glossop N, Pritchard WF, Karanian J, Chiesa OA, Wood BJ.   Evaluation of motion compensation approaches for soft tissue navigation. Proceedings of the SPIE 6918, 691814, 2008.   

Kyprianou IS,Badano A.  An efficient depth- and energy-dependent Monte Carlo model for columnar CsI detector. Proceedings of SPIE, vol. 6913, 2008.

Liang H, Badano A.  Model observer strategies for assessment of temporal response. Proceedings of the SID, vol. XXXIX, p. 1142, 2008.

Liang H, Albani L, and Badano A.  Noise and resolution in a dual-layer LCD. Proc. SID, vol. XXXIX, p. 15372008.

Liang H, Badano A.  A model observer for the assessment of display temporal characteristics. Proc. SPIE, vol. 6917, 2008.

Liu W, Gallas BD.  Comparisons of two agreement measures. Proceedings of  SPIE Medical Imaging, vol 6971, 2008.

 Paquerault S, Samuelson FW, Petrick N, Myers KJ. Comparing signal-based and case-based methodologies for CAD assessment in a detection task. Proceedings of SPIE Medical Imaging, 6917: 691708-1- 691708-9, 2008.

Park S, Clarkson E. Markov-chain Monte Carlo for the performance of a channelized-ideal observer in detection tasks with non-Gaussian lumpy backgrounds. Medical Imaging 2008: Image Perception, Sahiner and Manning, eds., Proceedings of the SPIE 6917, 69170T, 1-8, 2008.

Petrick N.  Briefing package for March 4-5, 2008 Radiological Devices Panel, FDA Radiological Device Panel on Radiological CAD Devices, http://www.fda.gov/ohrms/dockets/ac/08/briefing/2008-4349b1-00-index.html, (Access date: 11/12/2008), 2008.

Petrick N.  Electronic fetal monitoring & computer-assisted diagnosis: An FDA overview. FDA Electronic Fetal Monitoring Workshop (White Paper), White Oak, MD, November 10, 2008  http://www.blsmeetings.net/h1368-2/whitepaper.cfm, (Access date 1/12/20080), 2008.

Tibbelin S, Badano A, Danielson M.  Feasibility study for photon counting detector for high resolution. Proceedings of IEEE/MI, 2008. 

Witten JM, Park S, Myers KJ. Singular value decomposition of an imaging system for finding efficient channels for a Bayesian ideal observer in a detection task using non-Gaussian lumpy backgrounds and Gaussian Signals. Medical Imaging 2008: Image Perception, Sahiner and Manning, eds., Proceedings of SPIE 6917, 69170U, 1-7, 2008.

Xu A, Saha A, Guarnieri G, Romponi G, Badano A. Display methods for adjustable grayscale and luminance depth. Proceedings of the SPIE 6919, pg. 69190Q, 2008. 

Abstracts, Book Reviews, etc.

Anderson SK, Park S, Badano A, Kyprianou IS. Accurate simulation of breast tomosynthesis projections through complex phantoms using Monte Carlo, RSNA 2008, Chicago, IL, 2008. 

Badano A, Park S, Gallas BD. ISP: Physics (Radiography) Physics Keynote Speaker: Quantization Errors in Radiology: Initial Model Observer Results, RSNA, Chicago, IL, 2008. 

Chiesa OA, Heller D, Karanian JW, Pritchard WF, Lopez M, Von Bredow J. Videoendoscopic serial sampling in swine to monitor the pharmacokinetic elimination of Penicillin from tissues and fluids. Veterinary Endoscopy Society, Keystone, CO, March 2008.

Choi J, Zhang Q, Hitchins VM, Stratmeyer ME, Goering PL, Reipa V, Wang NS.  Toxicity of silicon nano- and micro- particles.  The Toxicologist 102(1):215, 2008 (abstract) poster presentation - Society of Toxicology, 47th Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA, March 16-20, 2008. 

Civelek M ,Grant GR, Irolla CR, Riley R, Stoeckert CJ, Karanian JW, Chiesa OA, Pritchard WF,  Davies PF. ABCA1 is upregulated in athero-protected regions of arteries in response to brief hypercholesterolemia treatment in vivo.” Experimental Biology 2008, San Diego, CA, 2008. 

Freed M, Park S, Badano A. A fast, angle-dependent, analytical model of CsI detector response for optimization of 3D breast imaging systems, RSNA 2008, Chicago, IL, 2008.

Gavrielides MA, Kinnard L, Park S, Kyprianou I, Gallas BD; Badano A, Petrick N, Myers KJ. Quantitative in silico imaging and biomarker assessment using physical and computational phantoms: a review of new tools and methods available from the NIBIB/CDRH joint Laboratory for the Assessment of Medical Imaging Systems. Radiology, RSNA 2008, Chicago IL, 2008.

Gavrielides M, Badano A. et al. Quantitative in silico imaging and biomarker assessment using physical and computational phantoms: a review of new tools and methods available from the NIBIB/CDRH Joint Laboratory for the Assessment of Medical Imaging Systems, RSNA 2008, Chicago, IL.   

Guerraty MA, Grant G, Karanian JW, Chiesa OA, Pritchard WF, Davies PF. Brief hypercholesterolemia induces athero-protective pathways on the patho-susceptible aortic side endothelium of swine aortic valves. Experimental Biology 2008, San Diego, CA, 2008.  . 

Katz E, Kim DH, Ilev I, Krauthamer V.  Optical stimulation of rat sciatic nerves: Effect of repetition rate on the amplitude of light–evoked compound action potentials.  Society for Neuroscience Abstracts, v. 38, November 15 – 18, 2008.

Kinnard LM, Gavrielides MA, Peregoy J,  Pritchard W, Karanian J, Petrick N, Myers KJ. Volume error analysis for lung nodules attached to bronchial vessels in an anthropomorphic thoracic phantom. SPIE Medical Imaging, San Diego, CA, 2008. 

Kruecker J, Xu S, Glossop N, Chiesa OA, Karanian JW, Pritchard WF, Wood BJ. Evaluation of motion compensation approaches for soft tissue navigation. SPIE Medical Imaging 2008 – Visualization, Image-Guided Procedures, and Modeling, San Diego, CA, 2008. 

Liu Y, Maruvada S, King RL, Wear KA, Herman BA. Temperature-dependent physical properties of a HIFU blood mimicking fluid. 8th International Symposium on Therapeutic Ultrasound, Minneapolis, MN, September 10-13, 2008. 

Lu Q (coauthor R. Malinauskas). A conference abstract: Assessing platelet activation during in vitro testing of medical devices: comparison of two commonly used markers, CD62P and PAC1, by flow cytometry. Accepted by ASAIO and published on the ASAIO Journal (2008, v54(2), pp 38A). Poster presented at the 54th ASAIO Annual Conference, San Francisco, CA, June 19-21, 2008. 

Myers MR, Hariharan P, Robinson RA, Maruvada S, Banerjee RK, Sliwa J. A streaming-based technique for free-field characterization of HIFU transducers.  8th International Symposium on Therapeutic Ultrasound, Minneapolis, MN, September 2008. 

Neeman Z, Sharma K, Dromi S, Glossop N, Kruecker J, Xu S, Pritchard W, Locklin J, Karanian J, Chiesa O, Drooz A, Cleary K, Banovac F, Levy E, Vaidya S, Wood B. TIPS placement in swine using tracked devices and fusion imaging: smart needle and GPS-like Doppler US imaging.  Society of Interventional Radiology 2008, 2008.

Pantalos G. Special Report: Use of computer and in vitro modeling techniques during the development of pediatric circulatory support devices.  National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Pediatric Assisted Device Contractor’s Meeting: Pediatric Modeling Techniques Working Group, ASAIO J, 2009 55(1): 3-5.

Petrick N. FDA perspective (Part of Plenary 3-Technological Innovation: Display & CAD). 9th International Symposium on Virtual Colonoscopy (Invited Talk), Boston, MA, 2008. 

Petrick N. Computer assisted diagnosis: An introduction: FDA Electronic Fetal Monitoring Workshop 2008, White Oak, MD, November 10, 2008. 

Petrick N, Kinnard L, Linguraru M, Gavrielides MA, Peregoy JA, Myers KJ, et al. Assessment of nodule volume error: Initial results from an anthropomorphic phantom experiment. RSNA Chicago, IL, November 2008. 

Petrick N, Kinnard L, Linguraru M, Gavrielides MA, Peregoy JA, Myers KJ, Zeng R, Pritchard W, Karanian JW. Influence of CT exposure on the estimation of lung nodule volume: An anthropomorphic phantom experiment. Radiology, RSNA 2008, Chicago IL, 2008. 

Pritchard WF, Karanian JW, Constante E, Chiesa OA, Peregoy JA, Esparza J, Murray T. Evaluation of vascular motion of peripheral arteries in swine: toward predictive modeling of clinical failure modes. Radiological Society of North America, Chicago, IL, November 30-December 5, 2008. 

Ray A, Jetley R, Zhang Y, Jones P. Medical device software model-based engineering. FDA Science Symposium, Silver Spring, MD, November 13, 2008. 

Saaibi AM, Chang I, Hwang MS, Sarntinoranont M. Comparison between isotropic and anisotropic electrical properties of a DTI-based cardiac model. For ASME 2008 Summer Bioengineering Conference, 2008.  

Sharma K, Xu S, Glossop N, Kruecker J, Venkatesan AM, Locklin J, Dromi S, Pritchard W, Karanian J, Tang T, Neeman Z, Wood B.  Steerable endobronchial navigation without a bronchoscope or fiberoptics. Society of Interventional Radiology, 2008.

Spees W. Lightweight Java state machine: returning to a simple idea. Washington Academy of Sciences, Washington, DC, March 30, 20,08. 

Umbreit TH, Goering PL, Miller TJ, Weaver JL, Francke-Carroll S, Sadrieh N, Kauffman J, Guthrie J, Robertson J, Stratmeyer ME.  Toxicology of titanium dioxide (TiO2) nanoparticles: Tissue distribution in subcutaneously and intravenously injected mice over six months.  The Toxicologist 102(1):358, 2008 - Society of Toxicology, 47th Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA, March 16-20, 2008. 

Wear KA, “Recent Developments in Modeling and Measuring Scattering from Trabecular Bone,” joint. Conf. European Acoust. Assoc. &  Acoust. Soc. America, Paris, France, June 29 – July 4, 2008, J. Acoust. Soc. Am. vol. 123, no. 5, Pt. 2, May, 2008, p. 3511  

Wear KA. “Ultrasonic Characterization of Cancellous Bone,” 33nd annual symp. Ultrasonic Imaging and Tissue Characterization, Arlington, VA, May 14-16, 2008. 

Wear KA, “Ultrasound and the Diagnosis of Osteoporosis,” Amer. Inst. Ultrasound. Med. Ann. Conf., San Diego, CA, March 12-15, 2008, J. Ultrasound Med., 27, S26, March, 2008. 

Wear KA and Harris GR. “Frequency dependence of backscatter from thin, oblique, finite-length cylinders measured with a focused transducer – with applications in cancellous bone,” accepted for presentation at IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, Beijing, China, Nov. 2-5, 2008.

Wear KA, “Improved standardization methods for clinical measurements of BUA and SOS,” joint. Conf. European Acoust. Assoc. &  Acoust. Soc. America, Paris, France, June 29 – July 4, 2008, J. Acoust. Soc. Am. vol. 123, no. 5, Pt. 2, May, 2008, p. 3631-3632. 

Zhang Y, Jetley R, Jones P. A requirement model for constructing assurance cases. FDA Science Symposium, Silver Spring, MD, November 13, 2008. 

Posters

Sudarsan S, Jetley R, Fitzgerald B. SARF - Search and retrieval framework using text mining techniques. FDA Science Symposium, Silver Spring, MD, November 13, 2008. 

Sun M, Jetley R, Weininger S. Medical device plug-and-play: safety modeling and analysis. Presented at the CIMIT Innovation Congress 2008, Boston, MA, October 28, 2008. 

Letters to the Editor

Badano A. Breast imaging displays. Enterprise Imaging, http://imaging-radiology-oncology-technologist.advanceweb.com/Article/Breast-Imaging-Displays.aspx, 2008.