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Osteoarthritis (OA) also known as degenerative arthritis or degenerative joint disease, is a group of mechanical abnormalities involving degradation of joints, including articular cartilage and subchondral bone. Symptoms may include joint pain, tenderness, stiffness, locking, and sometimes an effusion. (Wikipedia.org)






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2018 25th IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP)

The International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), sponsored by the IEEE Signal Processing Society, is the premier forum for the presentation of technological advances and research results in the fields of theoretical, experimental, and applied image and video processing. ICIP 2018, the 25th in the series that has been held annually since 1994, brings together leading engineers and scientists in image and video processing from around the world.


2018 40th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC)

The conference program will consist of plenary lectures, symposia, workshops and invitedsessions of the latest significant findings and developments in all the major fields of biomedical engineering.Submitted papers will be peer reviewed. Accepted high quality papers will be presented in oral and postersessions, will appear in the Conference Proceedings and will be indexed in PubMed/MEDLINE


2018 43rd International Conference on Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves (IRMMW-THz2018)

Covering terahertz, far infrared and millimeter wave science, technology and applications


2018 IEEE 15th International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging (ISBI 2018)

The IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging (ISBI) is the premier forum for the presentation of technological advances in theoretical and applied biomedical imaging. ISBI 2018 will be the 15th meeting in this series. The previous meetings have played a leading role in facilitating interaction between researchers in medical and biological imaging. The 2018 meeting will continue this tradition of fostering crossfertilization among different imaging communities and contributing to an integrative approach to biomedical imaging across all scales of observation.

  • 2019 IEEE 16th International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging (ISBI 2019)

    The IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging (ISBI) is the premier forum for the presentation of technological advances in theoretical and applied biomedical imaging.ISBI 2019 will be the 16th meeting in this series. The previous meetings have played a leading role in facilitating interaction between researchers in medical and biological imaging. The 2019 meeting will continue this tradition of fostering cross fertilization among different imaging communities and contributing to an integrative approach to biomedical imaging across all scales of observation.

  • 2017 IEEE 14th International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging (ISBI 2017)

    The IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging (ISBI) is the premier forum for the presentation of technological advances in theoretical and applied biomedical imaging. ISBI 2017 will be the 14th meeting in this series. The previous meetings have played a leading role in facilitating interaction between researchers in medical and biological imaging. The 2017 meeting will continue this tradition of fostering crossfertilization among different imaging communities and contributing to an integrative approach to biomedical imaging across all scales of observation.

  • 2016 IEEE 13th International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging (ISBI 2016)

    The IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging (ISBI) is the premier forumfor the presentation of technological advances in theoretical and applied biomedical imaging. ISBI 2016 willbe the thirteenth meeting in this series. The previous meetings have played a leading role in facilitatinginteraction between researchers in medical and biological imaging. The 2016 meeting will continue thistradition of fostering crossfertilization among different imaging communities and contributing to an integrativeapproach to biomedical imaging across all scales of observation.

  • 2015 IEEE 12th International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging (ISBI 2015)

    The IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging (ISBI) is the premier forum for the presentation of technological advances in theoretical and applied biomedical imaging. ISBI 2015 will be the 12th meeting in this series. The previous meetings have played a leading role in facilitating interaction between researchers in medical and biological imaging. The 2014 meeting will continue this tradition of fostering crossfertilization among different imaging communities and contributing to an integrative approach to biomedical imaging across all scales of observation.

  • 2014 IEEE 11th International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging (ISBI 2014)

    The IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging (ISBI) is the premier forum for the presentation of technological advances in theoretical and applied biomedical imaging. ISBI 2014 will be the eleventh meeting in this series. The previous meetings have played a leading role in facilitating interaction between researchers in medical and biological imaging. The 2014 meeting will continue this tradition of fostering crossfertilization among different imaging communities and contributing to an integrative approach to biomedical imaging across all scales of observation.

  • 2013 IEEE 10th International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging (ISBI 2013)

    To serve the biological, biomedical, bioengineering, bioimaging and other technical communities through a quality program of presentations and papers on the foundation, application, development, and use of biomedical imaging.

  • 2012 IEEE 9th International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging (ISBI 2012)

    To serve the biological, biomedical, bioengineering, bioimaging, and other technical communities through a quality program of presentations and papers on the foundation, application, development, and use of biomedical imaging.

  • 2011 IEEE 8th International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging (ISBI 2011)

    To serve the biological, biomedical, bioengineering, bioimaging, and other technical communities through a quality program of presentations and papers on the foundation, application, development, and use of biomedical imaging.

  • 2010 IEEE 7th International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging (ISBI 2010)

    To serve the biological, biomedical, bioengineering, bioimaging, and other technical communities through a quality program of presentations and papers on the foundation, application, development, and use of biomedical imaging.

  • 2009 IEEE 6th International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging (ISBI 2009)

    Algorithmic, mathematical and computational aspects of biomedical imaging, from nano- to macroscale. Topics of interest include image formation and reconstruction, computational and statistical image processing and analysis, dynamic imaging, visualization, image quality assessment, and physical, biological and statistical modeling. Molecular, cellular, anatomical and functional imaging modalities and applications.

  • 2008 IEEE 5th International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging (ISBI 2008)

    Algorithmic, mathematical and computational aspects of biomedical imaging, from nano- to macroscale. Topics of interest include image formation and reconstruction, computational and statistical image processing and analysis, dynamic imaging, visualization, image quality assessment, and physical, biological and statistical modeling. Molecular, cellular, anatomical and functional imaging modalities and applications.

  • 2007 IEEE 4th International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging: Macro to Nano (ISBI 2007)

  • 2006 IEEE 3rd International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging: Macro to Nano (ISBI 2006)

  • 2004 2nd IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging: Macro to Nano (ISBI 2004)

  • 2002 1st IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging: Macro to Nano (ISBI 2002)


2018 IEEE 18th International Conference on Bioinformatics and Bioengineering (BIBE)

The series of BIBE Conferences was initiated in 2000 and is the first of its kind in IEEE inspiringothers to follow its path. The 18th annual IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics andBioengineering aims at building synergy between Bioinformatics and Bioengineering, twocomplementary disciplines that hold great promise for the advancement of research anddevelopment in complex medical and biological systems, agriculture, environment, publichealth, drug design. Research and development in these two areas are impacting the scienceand technology in fields such as medicine, food production, forensics, etc. by advancingfundamental concepts in molecular biology, by helping us understand living organisms atmultiple levels, by developing innovative implants and bio-prosthetics, and by improving toolsand techniques for the detection, prevention and treatment of diseases.


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Biomedical Engineering, IEEE Transactions on

Broad coverage of concepts and methods of the physical and engineering sciences applied in biology and medicine, ranging from formalized mathematical theory through experimental science and technological development to practical clinical applications.


Computing in Science & Engineering

Physics, medicine, astronomy—these and other hard sciences share a common need for efficient algorithms, system software, and computer architecture to address large computational problems. And yet, useful advances in computational techniques that could benefit many researchers are rarely shared. To meet that need, Computing in Science & Engineering (CiSE) presents scientific and computational contributions in a clear and accessible format. ...


Engineering in Medicine and Biology Magazine, IEEE

Both general and technical articles on current technologies and methods used in biomedical and clinical engineering; societal implications of medical technologies; current news items; book reviews; patent descriptions; and correspondence. Special interest departments, students, law, clinical engineering, ethics, new products, society news, historical features and government.


Information Technology in Biomedicine, IEEE Transactions on

Telemedicine, teleradiology, telepathology, telemonitoring, telediagnostics, 3D animations in health care, health information networks, clinical information systems, virtual reality applications in medicine, broadband technologies, and global information infrastructure design for health care.


Medical Imaging, IEEE Transactions on

Imaging methods applied to living organisms with emphasis on innovative approaches that use emerging technologies supported by rigorous physical and mathematical analysis and quantitative evaluation of performance.


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Fast and accurate global geodesic registrations using knee MRI from the Osteoarthritis Initiative

[{u'author_order': 1, u'affiliation': u'Imperial College London, UK', u'full_name': u'Claire R Donoghue'}, {u'author_order': 2, u'affiliation': u'Imperial College London, UK', u'full_name': u'Anil Rao'}, {u'author_order': 3, u'affiliation': u'Imperial College London, UK', u'full_name': u'Luis Pizarro'}, {u'author_order': 4, u'affiliation': u'Imperial College London, UK', u'full_name': u'Anthony M J Bull'}, {u'author_order': 5, u'affiliation': u'Imperial College London, UK', u'full_name': u'Daniel Rueckert'}] 2012 IEEE Computer Society Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition Workshops, None

Registration is important for many applications in medical image analysis. Affine registration of knee MR images can suffer failures due to large anatomical and articulated pose variations. This work is demonstrated using 2743 MR images from the Osteoarthritis Initiative (OAI) public access dataset. With such large datasets any manual interventions to aid registration success are not feasible and so full ...


Automatic knee cartilage segmentation using fully volumetric convolutional neural networks for evaluation of osteoarthritis

[{u'author_order': 1, u'affiliation': u'Samsung R&D Institute India Bangalore Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore, Karnataka, India', u'full_name': u'Archit Raj'}, {u'author_order': 2, u'affiliation': u'Samsung R&D Institute India Bangalore Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore, Karnataka, India', u'full_name': u'Srikrishnan Vishwanathan'}, {u'author_order': 3, u'affiliation': u'Samsung R&D Institute India Bangalore Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore, Karnataka, India', u'full_name': u'Bhavya Ajani'}, {u'author_order': 4, u'affiliation': u'Samsung R&D Institute India Bangalore Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore, Karnataka, India', u'full_name': u'Karthik Krishnan'}, {u'author_order': 5, u'affiliation': u'Samsung R&D Institute India Bangalore Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore, Karnataka, India', u'full_name': u'Harsh Agarwal'}] 2018 IEEE 15th International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging (ISBI 2018), None

Automated Cartilage segmentation is essential for improving the performance of advanced Knee Osteoarthritis (OA) assessment due to its convoluted 3D structure. In this paper, we have developed a knee cartilage segmentation algorithm from a high resolution MR volume using a novel 3D-fully Convolutional Neural Network (CNN), called `μ-Net' coupled with a multi-class loss function. This is, to our knowledge, the ...


The need of a computer-based record in the management of osteoarthritis patients

[{u'author_order': 1, u'affiliation': u'“Victor Babes” University of Medicine and Pharmacy Timisoara/ Rehabilitation Department Romania', u'full_name': u'Elena Amaricai'}, {u'author_order': 2, u'affiliation': u'“Victor Babes” University of Medicine and Pharmacy Timisoara/ Rehabilitation Department Romania', u'full_name': u'D. Nemes'}, {u'author_order': 3, u'affiliation': u'“Victor Babes” University of Medicine and Pharmacy Timisoara/ Rehabilitation Department Romania', u'full_name': u'Oana Suciu'}] 2011 6th IEEE International Symposium on Applied Computational Intelligence and Informatics (SACI), None

Osteoarthritis is the most frequent musculoskeletal chronic disease. Its treatment represents a real challenge of nowadays medicine and requires a complex and multidisciplinary management. That implies the necessity of a real team work, as well as computer-based record of the osteoarthritis patients at least at a regional level. There has in view an efficient communication among orthopaedic surgeon, rehabilitation physician ...


Interplay of matrices in cartilage synovial fluid combine under moderate and high loadings

[{u'author_order': 1, u'affiliation': u'Centre for Biomed. Eng., Indian Inst. of Technol., New Delhi, India', u'full_name': u'R. K. Saxena'}, {u'author_order': 2, u'affiliation': u'Centre for Biomed. Eng., Indian Inst. of Technol., New Delhi, India', u'full_name': u'K. B. Sahay'}, {u'author_order': 3, u'affiliation': u'Centre for Biomed. Eng., Indian Inst. of Technol., New Delhi, India', u'full_name': u'K. Agrawal'}, {u'author_order': 4, u'affiliation': u'Centre for Biomed. Eng., Indian Inst. of Technol., New Delhi, India', u'full_name': u'S. K. Guha'}] Proceedings of the First Regional Conference, IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society and 14th Conference of the Biomedical Engineering Society of India. An International Meet, None

The interplay of the constituents of articular cartilage synovial fluid is examined from the biochemical and rheological study on bovine joint. Results show an inverse relationship between the changes in the hyaluronic acid and proteoglycan contents of synovial fluid and articular cartilage with corresponding alterations in the rheological properties of synovial fluid. The study indicates that inter-movement of fluid solutes ...


Correlation of polarization-sensitive optical coherence tomography with early osteoarthritis and collagen disorganization

[{u'author_order': 1, u'affiliation': u'Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., MIT, Cambridge, MA, USA', u'full_name': u'W. Drexler'}, {u'author_order': 2, u'full_name': u'D. Stamper'}, {u'author_order': 3, u'full_name': u'C. Jesser'}, {u'author_order': 4, u'full_name': u'X. Li'}, {u'author_order': 5, u'full_name': u'C. Pitris'}, {u'author_order': 6, u'full_name': u'K. Saunders'}, {u'author_order': 7, u'full_name': u'J. G. Fujimot'}, {u'author_order': 8, u'full_name': u'M. E. Brezinski'}] Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO 2000). Technical Digest. Postconference Edition. TOPS Vol.39 (IEEE Cat. No.00CH37088), None

Summary form only given. Osteoarthritis (OA) is a major cause of disability and morbidity. However, conventional imaging methods lack the resolution or are impractical for assessing early OA. Recently, optical coherence tomography (OCT) has demonstrated a feasibility for assessing articular cartilage. In vitro studies have demonstrated that OCT can determine cartilage width at a resolution of 20 /spl mu/m in ...


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  • Articular Cartilage Tissue Engineering

    Cartilage injuries in children and adolescents are increasingly observed, with roughly 20% of knee injuries in adolescents requiring surgery. In the US alone, costs of osteoarthritis (OA) are in excess of $65 billion per year (both medical costs and lost wages). Comorbidities are common with OA and are also costly to manage. Articular cartilage's low friction and high capacity to bear load makes it critical in the movement of one bone against another, and its lack of a sustained natural healing response has necessitated a plethora of therapies. Tissue engineering is an emerging technology at the threshold of translation to clinical use. Replacement cartilage can be constructed in the laboratory to recapitulate the functional requirements of native tissues. This book outlines the biomechanical and biochemical characteristics of articular cartilage in both normal and pathological states, through development and aging. It also provides a historical perspective of past and current cartil ge treatments and previous tissue engineering efforts. Methods and standards for evaluating the function of engineered tissues are discussed, and current cartilage products are presented with an analysis on the United States Food and Drug Administration regulatory pathways that products must follow to market. This book was written to serve as a reference for researchers seeking to learn about articular cartilage, for undergraduate and graduate level courses, and as a compendium of articular cartilage tissue engineering design criteria. Table of Contents: Hyaline Articular Cartilage / Cartilage Aging and Pathology / In Vitro / Bioreactors / Future Directions



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