Publications of Ioannis Sechopoulos

2018

Papers in international journals

  1. C. Balta, R.W. Bouwman, I. Sechopoulos, M.J.M. Broeders, N. Karssemeijer, R.E. van Engen and W.J.H. Veldkamp. "A model observer study using acquired mammographic images of an anthropomorphic breast phantom", Medical physics 2018;45:655-665. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  2. C. Balta, R.W. Bouwman, I. Sechopoulos, M.J.M. Broeders, N. Karssemeijer, R.E. van Engen and W.J.H. Veldkamp. "Can a Channelized Hotelling Observer assess image quality in acquired mammographic images of an anthropomorphic breast phantom including image processing?", Medical physics 2018. Abstract DOI PMID

  3. C. Balta, R.W. Bouwman, W.J.H. Veldkamp, M.J.M. Broeders, I. Sechopoulos, R. E and Veldkamp. "Signal template generation from acquired images for model observer-based image quality analysis in mammography.", J. of Medical Imaging 2018. Abstract DOI

  4. M. Caballo, J.M. Boone, R. Mann and I. Sechopoulos. "An unsupervised automatic segmentation algorithm for breast tissue classification of dedicated breast computed tomography images.", Medical physics 2018;45:2542-2559. Abstract DOI PMID

  5. M. Caballo, C. Fedon, L. Brombal, R. Mann, R. Longo and I. Sechopoulos. "Development of 3D patient-based super-resolution digital breast phantoms using machine learning.", Phys Med Biol. 2018;63. Abstract DOI

  6. M. Caballo, R. Mann and I. Sechopoulos. "Patient-Based 4D Digital Breast Phantom for Perfusion Contrast-Enhanced Breast CT Imaging.", Medical physics 2018;45:4448-4460. Abstract DOI

  7. C. Fedon, M. Caballo, R. Longo, A. Trianni and I. Sechopoulos. "Internal breast dosimetry in mammography: Experimental methods and Monte Carlo validation with a monoenergetic x-ray beam.", Medical physics 2018;45:1724-1737. Abstract DOI PMID

  8. C. Fedon, M. Caballo and I. Sechopoulos. "Internal breast dosimetry in mammography: Monte Carlo validation in homogeneous and anthropomorphic breast phantoms with a clinical mammography system.", Medical Physics 2018. Abstract DOI

  9. C. Fedon, C. Rabin, M. Caballo, O. Diaz, E. García, A. Rodríguez-Ruiz, G.A. González-Sprinberg and I. Sechopoulos. "Monte Carlo study on optimal breast voxel resolution for dosimetry estimates in digital breast tomosynthesis.", Physics in medicine and biology 2018;64:015003. Abstract DOI PMID

  10. D. Grob, L. Oostven, M. Prokop, C.S. Prokop, I. Sechopoulos and M. Brink. "Imaging of pulmonary perfusion using subtraction CT angiography is feasible in clinical practice.", Eur. Radiol. 2018. Abstract DOI

  11. Y.-J. Kim, I. Sechopoulos, M.S. Newell, C.P. Ho, A.I. Holbrook, M. Fleming, M.B. Hamlin, P. Handa, N. Braykov and C.J. D'Orsi. "Comparison of two-view digital breast tomosynthesis to three-view digital mammography in a simulated screening setting.", Acta radiologica (Stockholm, Sweden : 1987) 2018:284185118815315. Abstract DOI PMID

  12. A. Rodriguez-Ruiz, A. Gubern-Merida, M. Imhof-Tas, S. Lardenoije, A.J.T. Wanders, I. Andersson, S. Zackrisson, K. Lång, M. Dustler, N. Karssemeijer, R.M. Mann and I. Sechopoulos. "One-view digital breast tomosynthesis as a stand-alone modality for breast cancer detection: do we need more?", European radiology 2018;28:1938-1948. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  13. A. Rodriguez-Ruiz, E. Krupinsky, J. Mordang, K. Schilling, S. Heywang-Kobrunner, I. Sechopoulos and R. Mann. "Detection of Breast Cancer with Mammography: Effect of an Artificial Intelligence Support System.", Radiology 2018;270. Abstract DOI

  14. A. Rodriguez-Ruiz, S. Lardenoije, A.J.T. Wanders, I. Sechopoulos and R.M. Mann. "Comparison of breast cancer detection and depiction between planar and rotating synthetic mammography generated from breast tomosynthesis.", European journal of radiology 2018;108:78-83. Abstract DOI PMID

  15. A. Rodriguez-Ruiz, J. Teuwen, S. Vreemann, R.W. Bouwman, R.E. van Engen, N. Karssemeijer, R.M. Mann, A. Gubern-Merida and I. Sechopoulos. "New reconstruction algorithm for digital breast tomosynthesis: better image quality for humans and computers.", Acta radiologica (Stockholm, Sweden : 1987) 2018;59:1051-1059. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  16. A. Sarno, G. Mettivier, F. Di Lillo, K. Bliznakova, I. Sechopoulos and P. Russo. "Homogeneous vs. patient specific breast models for Monte Carlo evaluation of mean glandular dose in mammography.", Physica medica : PM : an international journal devoted to the applications of physics to medicine and biology : official journal of the Italian Association of Biomedical Physics (AIFB) 2018;51:56-63. Abstract DOI PMID

  17. A. Sarno, G. Mettivier, R.M. Tucciariello, K. Bliznakova, J.M. Boone, I. Sechopoulos, F. Di Lillo and P. Russo. "Monte Carlo evaluation of glandular dose in cone-beam X-ray computed tomography dedicated to the breast: Homogeneous and heterogeneous breast models.", Physica medica : PM : an international journal devoted to the applications of physics to medicine and biology : official journal of the Italian Association of Biomedical Physics (AIFB) 2018;51:99-107. Abstract DOI PMID

  18. I. Sechopoulos, D.W.O. Rogers, M. Bazalova-Carter, W.E. Bolch, E.C. Heath, M.F. McNitt-Gray, J. Sempau and J.F. Williamson. "RECORDS: improved Reporting of montE CarlO RaDiation transport Studies.", International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics 2018;101:792-793. DOI PMID

  19. I. Sechopoulos, D.W.O. Rogers, M. Bazalova-Carter, W.E. Bolch, E.C. Heath, M.F. McNitt-Gray, J. Sempau and J.F. Williamson. "RECORDS: improved Reporting of montE CarlO RaDiation transport Studies: Report of the AAPM Research Committee Task Group 268.", Medical physics 2018;45:e1-e5. Abstract DOI PMID


Papers in conference proceedings

  1. J. Boita, A. Mackenzie and I. Sechopoulos. "Breast phantom validation of a mammographic image modification method", in: International Workshop on Breast Imaging (IWBI) of SPIE, 2018. DOI

  2. K. Michielsen, C. Fedon, J. Nagy and I. Sechopoulos. "Dose reduction in breast CT by spectrum switching", in: International Workshop on Breast Imaging (IWBI) of SPIE, 2018. DOI

  3. A. Rodriguez-Ruiz, J. Teuwen, K. Chung, N. Karssemeijer, M. Chevalier, A. Gubern-Merida and I. Sechopoulos. "Pectoral muscle segmentation in breast tomosynthesis with deep learning", in: Medical Imaging, 2018. Abstract/PDF DOI


2017

Papers in international journals

  1. K. Holland, I. Sechopoulos, R.M. Mann, G.J. den Heeten, C.H. van Gils and N. Karssemeijer. "Influence of breast compression pressure on the performance of population-based mammography screening", Breast Cancer Research 2017;19(1):126. Abstract/PDF DOI

  2. G. Mettivier, K. Bliznakova, I. Sechopoulos, J. Boone, F. Di Lillo, A. Sarno, R. Castriconi and P. Russo. "Evaluation of the BreastSimulator software platform for breast tomography.", Physics in medicine and biology 2017. Abstract DOI PMID

  3. A. Rodriguez-Ruiz, J. Teuwen, S. Vreemann, R.W. Bouwman, R.E. van Engen, N. Karssemeijer, R.M. Mann, A. Gubern-Merida and I. Sechopoulos. "New reconstruction algorithm for digital breast tomosynthesis: better image quality for humans and computers", Acta Radiologica 2017:028418511774848. PDF DOI

  4. A. Rodríguez-Ruiz, G.A. Agasthya and I. Sechopoulos. "The compressed breast during mammography and breast tomosynthesis: in vivo shape characterization and modeling.", Physics in medicine and biology 2017;62:6920-6937. Abstract DOI PMID

  5. A. Rodríguez-Ruiz, S.S.J. Feng, J. Zelst, S. Vreemann, J.R. Mann, C.J. D'Orsi and I. Sechopoulos. "Improvements of an objective model of compressed breasts undergoing mammography: Generation and characterization of breast shapes", Medical Physics 2017.

  6. A. Sarno, D.R. Dance, R.E. van Engen, K.C. Young, P. Russo, F. Di Lillo, G. Mettivier, K. Bliznakova, B. Fei and I. Sechopoulos. "A Monte Carlo model for mean glandular dose evaluation in spot compression mammography.", Medical physics 2017;44:3848-3860. Abstract DOI PMID


2016

Papers in international journals

  1. D.R. Dance and I. Sechopoulos. "Dosimetry in x-ray-based breast imaging", Physics in Medicine and Biology 2016;61(19):R271-R304. Abstract/PDF DOI

  2. S. Ramamurthy, C.J. D'Orsi and I. Sechopoulos. "X-ray scatter correction method for dedicated breast computed tomography: improvements and initial patient testing.", Physics in Medicine and Biology 2016;61(3):1116-1135. Abstract/PDF DOI

  3. A. Rodríguez-Ruiz, S. Feng, J. Mann, C. D’Orsi and I. Sechopoulos. "Improvement of an objective model of compressed breasts undergoing mammography", Physica Medica 2016;32:283.


Papers in conference proceedings

  1. K. Holland, I. Sechopoulos, G. den Heeten, R. Mann and N. Karssemeijer. "Performance of breast cancer screening depends on mammographic compression", in: Breast Imaging, volume 9699 of Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 2016, pages 183-189. Abstract/PDF DOI


Abstracts

  1. N. Karssemeijer, K. Holland, I. Sechopoulos, R. Mann, G. den Heeten and C. van Gils. "High Breast Compression in Mammography May Reduce Sensitivity", in: Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America, 2016. Abstract


2015

Papers in international journals

  1. R. Pike, I. Sechopoulos and B. Fei. "A minimum spanning forest based classification method for dedicated breast CT images.", Med Phys 2015;42(11):6190. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  2. I. Sechopoulos, E.S.M. Ali, A. Badal, A. Badano, J.M. Boone, I.S. Kyprianou, E. Mainegra-Hing, K.L. McMillan, M.F. McNitt-Gray, D.W.O. Rogers, E. Samei and A.C. Turner. "Monte Carlo reference data sets for imaging research: Executive summary of the report of AAPM Research Committee Task Group 195.", Med Phys 2015;42(10):5679-5691. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID