Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation

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ULTRASOUND PROBE HAND SHIELD

UW-Madison researchers have developed a needle stick shield for use with an ultrasound probe to protect clinicians during needle biopsy.  The design does not interfere with current biopsy needles...
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Alejandro Roldán-Alzate, Sylvana García-Rodríguez, Mark Kliewer, Timothy Walker | P220142US01

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MONITORING AIRFLOW WITH B-MODE ULTRASOUND

UW-Madison researchers have developed a method and system for monitoring or quantifying airflow changes in a subject’s airway using B-mode ultrasound. Their approach is compatible with existing ...
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Guelay Bilen-Rosas, Humberto Rosas, Irene Ong | P200319WO01

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System For Characterizing Brain Condition

A sensitive measure of brain condition simultaneously evaluates multiple measurements of water diffusion in brain tissue combined so as to correct for covariance between the different data types of th...
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Andrew Alexander, Douglas Dean, Gregory Kirk, Brittany Travers | P160358US01

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Computerized System For Efficient Augmentation Of Data Sets

A method of improving data sets, for example, of patients, each being characterized by relatively low-cost medical data, identifies those patients where the acquisition of higher cost medical data wou...
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Vikas Singh, Sterling Johnson, Adluru Venkata Raja Nagesh Sharma, Seong Jae Hwang, Won Hwa Kim | P170032US01

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ULTRASONIC ELASTOGRAPHY WITH ANGULAR COMPOUNDING

Ultrasonic strain measurements, which characterize the structure of tissue, may be obtained by combining multiple echo signals acquired at different compressions and at different angles. Such angular ...
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James Zagzebski, Tomy Varghese | P03415US

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