Publications in international scientific journals
"Toward novel noninvasive and low-cost markers for predicting strokes in asymptomatic carotid atherosclerosis: the role of ultrasound image analysis.", IEEE Trans Biomed Eng, vol. 60, pp. 652-8, 2013 Mar.
"Serum levels of novel adipokines in patients with acute ischemic stroke: Potential contribution to diagnosis and prognosis", Peptides, vol. 57, pp. 12–16, 2014.
"Serum Levels of Fetuin-A, Osteoprotegerin and Osteopontin in Patients with Coronary Artery Disease: Effects of Statin (HMGCoA-Reductase Inhibitor) Therapy", Clin Drug Investig, vol. 34, pp. 165–171, Mar, 2014.
"The relationship of novel adipokines, RBP4 and omentin-1, with carotid atherosclerosis severity and vulnerability", Atherosclerosis, vol. 235, pp. 606 - 612, 2014.
"A novel computerized tool to stratify risk in carotid atherosclerosis using kinematic features of the arterial wall", IEEE J Biomed Health Inform, 2014.
"The impact of type 2 diabetes and atorvastatin treatment on serum levels of MMP-7 and MMP-8", Exp. Clin. Endocrinol. Diabetes, vol. 122, pp. 44–49, Jan, 2014.
"Galectin-3, Carotid Plaque Vulnerability, and Potential Effects of Statin Therapy", European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, vol. 49, pp. 4–9, 2015.
"The differential effects of endograft types on arterial stiffness in patients undergoing endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms", J EndovascTher, vol. 21, pp. 858, 2014.
"Carotid artery wall motion analysis from B-mode ultrasound using adaptive block matching: in silico evaluation and in vivo application", Physics in Medicine and Biology, vol. 58, pp. 8647, 2013.
"CAROTID - A web-based platform for optimal personalized management of atherosclerotic patients", Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine, pp. -, 2014.
"Atherosclerosis: the evolving role of vascular image analysis", Comput Med Imaging Graph, vol. 37, pp. 1-3, 2013 Jan.
"The anti-inflammatory effects of exercise training promote atherosclerotic plaque stabilization in apolipoprotein E knockout mice with diabetic atherosclerosis", Eur J Histochem, vol. 57, pp. e3, 2013.
Publications in international conference proceedings
"Using spatiotemporal patterns of the arterial wall to assist treatment selection for carotid atherosclerosis", Joint MICCAI-Workshops on Computing and Visualization for Intravascular Imaging and Computer Assisted Stenting, Cambridge, MA, USA, 09/2014.
"Using optical flow and multiscale image analysis to produce displacement and strain maps of the healthy and diseased arterial wall", RSNA 98th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting, 2012.
"Ultrasound-image-based displacement and strain maps of the human carotid artery using weighted-least-squares optical flow", IEEE International Conference on Imaging Systems and Techniques, Manchester, United Kingdom, 07/2012.
"Toward recognizing the vulnerable asymptomatic atheromatous plaque from B-mode ultrasound: the importance of the morphology of the plaque shoulder", Ultrasonics Symposium (IUS), 2014 IEEE International: IEEE, 2014.
"A Toolbox for in Silico Evaluation of Motion Estimators for the Arterila Wall", EMBC 2014, Chicago, Illinois, USA, 2014.
"Multiscale motion analysis of the carotid artery wall from B-mode ultrasound: Investigating the optimal wavelet parameterization", Bioinformatics and Bioengineering (BIBE), 2013 IEEE 13th International Conference on, Nov, 2013.
"Computerized analysis of ultrasound images: potential associations between texture and motion properties of the diseased arterial wall", IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, 2012.
"Bilateral Asymmetry of Ultrasound-Image-Based Mechanical and Textural Features in Subjects with Asymptomatic Carotid Artery Disease", IEEE-EMBS International Conferences on Biomedical and Health Informatics (BHI), Valencia, Spain, 2014.