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  • Ruiz Fernández, Guillermo (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2018-12-12)
    This thesis has been accomplished in Crisalix in collaboration with the Universitat Pompeu Fabra within the program of Doctorats Industrials. Crisalix has the mission of enhancing the communication between professionals ...
  • López Picazo, Mirella, (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2019-03-19)
    Osteoporosis is the most common bone disease, with a significant morbidity and mortality caused by the increase of bone fragility and susceptibility to fracture. Dual Energy X-ray Absorptiometry (DXA) is the gold standard ...
  • Gerber, Nicolas; Reyes, Mauricio; Barazzetti, Livia; Kjer, Hans Martin; Vera, Sergio; Stauber, Martin; Mistrik, Pavel; Ceresa, Mario; Mangado López, Nerea; Wimmer, Wilhelm; Stark, Thomas; Paulsen, Rasmus; Weber, Stefan; Caversaccio, Marco; González Ballester, Miguel Ángel, 1973- (Nature Publishing Group, 2017)
    Understanding the human inner ear anatomy and its internal structures is paramount to advance hearing implant technology. While the emergence of imaging devices allowed researchers to improve understanding of intracochlear ...
  • Mangado López, Nerea; Piella Fenoy, Gemma; Noailly, Jérôme; Pons-Prats, Jordi; González Ballester, Miguel Ángel, 1973- (Frontiers, 2016)
    Computational modeling has become a powerful tool in biomedical engineering thanks to its potential to simulate coupled systems. However, real parameters are usually not accurately known, and variability is inherent in ...
  • Wang, Xingce; Liu, Yue; Wu, Zhongke; Mou, Xiao; Zhou, Mingquan; González Ballester, Miguel Ángel, 1973-; Zhang, Chong (Springer, 2017)
    Identifcation of anatomical vessel branches is a prerequisite task for diagnosis, treatment and inter-subject comparison. We propose a novel graph labeling approach to anatomically label vascular structures of interest. ...
  • Wang, Xingce; Liu, Yue; Wu, Zhongke; Mou, Xiao; Zhou, Mingquan; González Ballester, Miguel Ángel, 1973- (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2017-06-15)
    The project contains the implementation of the method described in: Wang et al., "Automatic labeling of vascular structures with topological constraints via HMM", MICCAI 2017. We propose a novel graph labeling approach ...
  • Kjer, Hans Martin; Ceresa, Mario; Carranza, Noemí; Vera, Sergio; Pérez, Frederic; Barazzetti, Livia; Reyes, Mauricio; González Ballester, Miguel Ángel, 1973-; Paulsen, Rasmus (Technical University of Denmark, 2013)
    Combining a high resolution cochlear finite element model with a/npatient low resolution CT scan could provide benefits for the use and implantation/nof cochlear implants. In order to do so requires a cochlear statistical ...
  • Mangado López, Nerea (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2017-11-16)
    Recent innovations in computational modeling have led to important advances towards the development of predictive tools to simulate and optimize surgery outcomes. This thesis is focused on cochlear implantation surgery, ...
  • Mangado López, Nerea; Pons-Prats, Jordi; Coma, Martí; Mistrik, Pavel; Piella Fenoy, Gemma; Ceresa, Mario; González Ballester, Miguel Ángel, 1973- (Frontiers, 2018)
    Cochlear implantation (CI) is a complex surgical procedure that restores hearing in patients with severe deafness. The successful outcome of the implanted device relies on a group of factors, some of them unpredictable or ...
  • Benkarim, Oualid M.; Hahner, Nadine; Piella Fenoy, Gemma; Gratacós Solsona, Eduard; González Ballester, Miguel Ángel, 1973-; Eixarch, Elisenda; Sanromà, Gerard (Elsevier, 2018)
    Neuroimaging of brain diseases plays a crucial role in understanding brain abnormalities and early diagnosis. Of great importance is the study of brain abnormalities in utero and the assessment of deviations in case of ...
  • Ceresa, Mario; Olivares Miyares, Andy Luis; Noailly, Jérôme; González Ballester, Miguel Ángel, 1973- (Frontiers, 2018)
    Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a disabling respiratory pathology, with a high prevalence and a significant economic and social cost. It is characterized by different clinical phenotypes with different risk ...
  • Sanromà, Gerard; Andrea, Víctor; Benkarim, Oualid M.; Manjón, José V.; Coupé, Pierrick; Camara, Oscar; Piella Fenoy, Gemma; González Ballester, Miguel Ángel, 1973- (Springer, 2017)
    Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is characterized by a progressive decline in the cognitive functions accompanied by an atrophic process which can already be observed in the early stages using magnetic resonance images (MRI). ...
  • Bernardino Perez, Gabriel; Butakoff, Constantine; Nuñez-Garcia, Marta; Sarvari, Sebastian Imre; Rodriguez López, Mérida; Crispi Brillas, Fàtima; González Ballester, Miguel Ángel, 1973-; De Craene, Mathieu; Bijnens, Bart (Springer, 2017)
    Many cardiac diseases are associated with changes in ventricular shape. However, in daily practice, the heart is mostly assessed by 2D echocardiography only. While 3D techniques are available, they are rarely used. In this ...
  • Ceresa, Mario; Kjer, Hans Martin; Vera, Sergio; Carranza, Noemí; Pérez, Frederic; Barazzetti, Livia; Mistrik, Pavel; Dhanasingh, Anandhan; Caversaccio, Marco; Stauber, Martin; Reyes, Mauricio; Paulsen, Rasmus; González Ballester, Miguel Ángel, 1973- (Technical University of Denmark, 2013)
    We present an innovative image analyisis pipeline to perform/npatient-speci c biomechanical and functional simulations of the inner human/near. A high-resolution, cadaveric, mCT volumetric image portraying/nthe detailed ...
  • Torrents-Barrena, Jordina; Piella Fenoy, Gemma; Masoller, Narcís; Gratacós Solsona, Eduard; Eixarch, Elisenda; Ceresa, Mario; González Ballester, Miguel Ángel, 1973- (Elsevier, 2019)
    Recent advances in fetal magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) open the door to improved detection and characterization of fetal and placental abnormalities. Since interpreting MRI data can be complex and ambiguous, there is a ...
  • López-Linares Román, Karen (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2019-06-11)
    An abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) is a focal dilation of the aorta that may lead to its rupture. The most common treatment for AAAs is endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR). EVAR implies lifelong postoperative surveillance ...
  • Zimmer, Veronika Anne (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2017-02-13)
    The aim of this thesis is to explore and develop measures for image comparison in two main areas of medical image analysis: image registration and manifold learning for population analysis. In particular, the main contributions ...
  • Zimmer, Veronika Anne; Glocker, Ben; Hahner, Nadine; Eixarch, Elisenda; Sanromà, Gerard; Gratacós Solsona, Eduard; Rueckert, Daniel; González Ballester, Miguel Ángel, 1973-; Piella Fenoy, Gemma (Elsevier, 2017)
    It is challenging to characterize and classify normal and abnormal brain development during early childhood. To reduce the complexity of heterogeneous data population, manifold learning techniques are increasingly applied, ...
  • Puigbò Llobet, Jordi-Ysard (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2019-10-01)
    Learning systems are, by default, adaptive. Experience shapes the parame- ters of artificial systems, as well as it changes the connectivity of biological brains. Nonetheless, our attempts to create artificial learning ...
  • Sanromà, Gerard; Benkarim, Oualid M.; Piella Fenoy, Gemma; Camara, Oscar; Wu, Guorong; Shen, Dinggang; Gispert, Juan D.; Molinuevo, José Luis; González Ballester, Miguel Ángel, 1973- (Elsevier, 2018)
    In brain structural segmentation, multi-atlas strategies are increasingly being used over single-atlas strategies because of their ability to fit a wider anatomical variability. Patch-based label fusion (PBLF) is a type ...