Published Papers

2008

  1. Douglas J, Roy-Gagnon MH, Zhou C, Mitchell B, Shuldiner A, Chan HP, Helvie MA.  Mammographic Breast Density – Evidence for Genetic Correlations with Established Breast Cancer Risk Factors. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention 2008; 17:3509-3516
  2. Giger ML, Chan HP, Boone J. Anniversary paper: History and status of CAD and quantitative image analysis: The role of Medical Physics and AAPM. Medical Physics 2008; 35: 5799-5820.
  3. Filev P, Hadjiiski LM, Chan HP, Sahiner B, Ge J, Helvie MA, Roubidoux MA, Zhou C. Automated Regional Registration and Characterization of Corresponding Microcalcification Clusters on Temporal Pairs of Mammograms for Interval Change Analysis.  Medical Physics 2008; 35: 5340-5350.
  4. Chan HP, Wei J, Zhang Y, Helvie MA, Moore RH, Sahiner B, Hadjiiski L, Kopans DB. Computer-aided detection of masses in digital tomosynthesis mammography: Comparison of three approaches.  Medical Physics 2008; 35: 4087-4095.
  5. Chan HP, Hadjiisk L, Zhou C, Sahiner B. Computer-aided diagnosis of lung cancer and pulmonary embolism in computed tomography - A review.  Academic Radiology 2008; 15: 535-555.
  6. Sahiner B, Chan HP, Hadjiiski LM. Classifier performance estimation under the constraint of a finite sample size: resampling schemes applied to neural network classifiers. Neural Networks 2008; 21: 476-483.
  7. Sahiner B, Chan HP, Hadjiiski LM. Classifier performance prediction for computer-aided Diagnosis using a limited data set. Medical Physics 2008; 35: 1559-1570.
  8. Way TW, Chan HP, Sahiner B, Goodsitt MM, Hadjiiski LM, Zhou C. Evaluation of volumetric measurement of nodules by 3D active contour segmentation in thoracic CT scans: A phantom study. Physics in Medicine and Biology 2008; 53: 1295-1312.
  9. Sahiner B, Chan HP, Hadjiiski LM. Performance analysis of 3-class classifiers:  Properties of the 3D ROC surface and the normalized volume under the surface for the ideal observer. IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging 2008; 27: 215-227.
  10. Shi J, Sahiner B, Chan HP, Ge J, Hadjiiski LM, Helvie MA, Nees A, Wu YT, Wei J, Zhou C, Zhang Y, Cui J. Characterization of mammographic masses based on level set segmentation with new image features and patient information.  Medical Physics 2008; 35: 280-290.

2007

  1. Ge J, L. Hadjiiski, B. Sahiner, H. P. Chan, J. Wei, M. A. Helvie, C. Zhou, “Computer aided detection system for clustered microcalcifications: Comparison of performance on full field digital mammograms and digitized screen-film mammograms,” Physics in Medicine and Biology 2007, 52:981:1000.
  2. Hadjiiski L, H. P. Chan, B. Sahiner, M. A. Helvie, M. A. Roubidoux, “Quasi-Continuous and Discrete Confidence Rating Scales for Observer Performance Studies: Effects on ROC Analysis”, Academic Radiology 2007, 14:38–48.
  3. Sahiner B, H. P. Chan, M. A. Roubidoux, L. Hadjiiski, M. A. Helvie, C. Paramagul, J. Bailey, A. Nees, C. Blane, “Computer-Aided Diagnosis of Malignant and Benign Breast Masses in 3D Ultrasound Volumes: Effect on Radiologists' Accuracy,” Radiology 2007, 242:716-724.
  4. Shi J, B. Sahiner, H. P. Chan, L. Hadjiiski, C. Zhou, P. N. Cascade, N. Bogot, E. A. Kazerooni, Y. T. Wu, J. Wei, “Pulmonary Nodule Registration in Serial CT Scans Based on Rib Anatomy and Nodule Template Matching,” Medical Physics 2007, 34:1336-1347.
  5. Wei J, L. Hadjiiski, B. Sahiner, H. P. Chan, J. Ge, M. A. Roubidox, M. A. Helvie, C. Zhou, Y. T. Wu, Y. Zhang, “Computer Aided Detection Systems for Breast Masses: Comparison of Performances on Full-Field Digital Mammograms and Digitized Screen-film Mammograms,” Academic Radiology 2007, 14:659-669.
  6. Yoon H, B. Zheng, B. Sahiner, D. P. Chakraborty, “Evaluating computer aided detection (CAD) algorithms,” Medical Physics 2007 34:2024:2038
  7. Wu YT, Wei J, Hadjiiski L, Sahiner B, Zhou C, Ge J, Shi J, Zhang Y, Chan HP.  Bilateral analysis based false positive reduction for computer-aided mass detection. Medical Physics 2007; 34: 3334-3344.
  8. Zhang Y, Chan HP, Sahiner B, Wu YT, Zhou C, Ge J, Wei J, Hadjiiski LM. Application of boundary detection information in breast tomosynthesis reconstruction. Medical Physics 2007; 34: 3603-3613
  9. Street E, Hadjiiski L, Sahiner B, Gujar S, Ibrahim M, Mukherji SK, Chan HP.  Automated Volume Analysis of Head and Neck Lesions on CT Scans Using 3D Level Set Segmentation.  Medical Physics 2007; 34: 4399-4408.
  10. Zhou C, Chan HP, Sahiner B, Hadjiiski LM, Chungai A, Patel S, Wei J, Ge J, Cascade PN, Kazerooni EA.  Automatic multiscale enhancement and hierarchical segmentation of pulmonary vessels in CT pulmonary angiography (CTPA) images for CAD applications. Medical Physics 2007; 34: 4567-4577.

2006

  1. Claus B, J. W. Eberhard, A. Schmitz, P. Carson, M. M. Goodsitt, H. P. Chan, “Generalized filtered back-projection reconstruction in breast tomosynthesis,” Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 2006, 4046:167-174.
  2. Eberhard J, D. Albagli, A. Schmitz, B. E. H. Claus, P. Carson P, M. M. Goodsitt, H. P. Chan, M. Roubidoux, J. A. Thomas, J. Osland, “Mammography tomosynthesis system for high performance 3D imaging,” Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 2006, 4046:137-143.
  3. Ge J, B. Sahiner, L. Hadjiiski, H. P. Chan, J. Wei, M. A. Helvie, C. Zhou, “Computer Aided Detection of Clusters of Microcalcifications on Full Field Digital Mammograms,” Medical Physics 2006, 33: 2975-2988.
  4. Goodsitt MM, H. P. Chan, T. W. Way, S. Larson, E. G. Christodoulou, J. Kim, “Accuracy of the CT numbers of simulated lung nodules imaged with multi-detector CT scanners,” Medical Physics 2006 33: 3006-3017.
  5. Hadjiiski L, B. Sahiner, H. P. Chan, “Advances in computer-aided diagnosis for breast cancer,” Current Opinion in Obstetrics and Gynecology 2006, 18:64–70.
  6. Hadjiiski L, B. Sahiner, M. A. Helvie, H. P. Chan, M. A. Roubidoux, C. Paramagul, C. Blane, N. Petrick, J. Bailey, K. Klein, M. Foster, S. Patterson, D. Adler, A. Nees, J. Shen, “Breast masses: Computer-aided diagnosis with serial mammograms,” Radiology 2006 240: 343-356.
  7. Martin K, M. A. Helvie, C. Zhou, M. A. Roubidoux, J. E. Bailey, C. Paramagul, C. E. Blane, K. A. Klein, S. S. Sonnad, H. P. Chan, “Mammographic density measured with quantitative computer-aided method: Comparison with radiologists' estimates and BI-RADS categories,” Radiology 2006, 240: 656-665.
  8. Sahiner B, H. P. Chan, L. Hadjiiski, M. A. Helvie, C. Paramagul, J. Ge, J. Wei, C. Zhou, “Joint two-view information for computerized detection of microcalcifications on mammograms,” Medical Physics 2006, 33: 2574-2585.
  9. Way T, L. Hadjiiski, B. Sahiner, H. P. Chan, P. Cascade, E. Kazerooni, N. Bogot, C. Zhou, "Computer-aided Diagnosis of Pulmonary Nodules on CT scans: Segmentation and Classification Using 3D Active Contours,"  Medical Physics 2006; 33: 2323-2337
  10. Wei J, H. P. Chan, B. Sahiner, L. Hadjiiski, M. A. Helvie, M. A. Roubidoux, C. Zhou, J. Ge, “Dual system approach to computer-aided detection of breast masses on mammograms,” Medical Physics 2006, 33:4157-4168.
  11. Zhang Y, H. P. Chan, B. Sahiner, J. Wei, M. M. Goodsitt, L. Hadjiiski, J. Ge, C. Zhou, “A comparative study of limited-angle cone-beam reconstruction methods for breast tomosynthesis,” Medical Physics 2006, 33:3781-3795.

2005

  1. Chan HP, J. Wei, B. Sahiner, E. A. Rafferty, T. Wu, M. A. Roubidoux, R. H. Moore, D. B. Kopans, L. M. Hadjiiski, and M. A. Helvie, "Computer-aided detection system for breast masses on digital tomosynthesis mammograms – Preliminary experience, Radiology 2005; 237:1075-1080
  2. Chan HP, M. M. Goodsitt, M. A. Helvie, L. M. Hadjiiski, J. T. Lydick, M. A. Roubidoux, J. E. Bailey, A. Nees, C. E. Blane, and B. Sahiner, "ROC study of the effect of stereoscopic imaging on assessment of breast lesions," Medical Physics 32, 1001-1009, 2005.
  3. Filev P, L. M. Hadjiiski, B. Sahiner, H. P. Chan, and M. A. Helvie, "Comparison of similarity measures for the task of template matching of masses on serial mammograms," Medical Physics 32, 515-529, 2005.
  4. Ge Z, B. Sahiner, H. P. Chan, L. M. Hadjiiski, P. N. Cascade, N. Bogot, E. A. Kazerooni, J. Wei, and C. Zhou, "Computer aided detection of lung nodules: false positive reduction using a 3D gradient field method and 3D ellipsoid fitting," Medical Physics 32, 2443-2454, 2005.
  5. Wei J, B. Sahiner, L. M. Hadjiiski, H. P. Chan, N. Petrick, M. A. Helvie, M. A. Roubidoux, J. Ge, and C. Zhou, "Computer aided detection of breast masses on full field digital mammograms," Medical Physics 32, 2827-2838, 2005.
  6. Zhou C, H. P. Chan, S. Patel, P. N. Cascade, B. Sahiner, L. M. Hadjiiski, and E. A. Kazerooni, "Preliminary Investigation of Computer-aided Detection of Pulmonary Embolism in 3D Computed Tomographic Pulmonary Angiography (CTPA) Images," Academic Radiology 12, 782-792, 2005.
  7. Partain CL, Chan HP, Gelovani JG, Giger, ML, Izatt JA, Jolesz FA, Kandarpa K, Li KCP, McNitt-Gray M, Napel S, Summers RM, Gazelle GS,. Biomedical Imaging Research Opportunities Workshop II:  Report and Recommendations. Radiology 2005; 236: 389-403

2004

  1. Dodd LE, R. F. Wagner, S. G. Armato, M. F. McNitt-Gray, S. Beiden, H. P. Chan, D. Gur, G. McLennan, C. E. Metz, N. Petrick, et al., "Assessment methodologies and statistical issues for computer-aided diagnosis of lung nodules in computed tomography: contemporary research topics relevant to the lung image database consortium," Academic Radiology 11, 462-475, 2004.
  2. Goodsitt MM, H. P. Chan, J. T. Lydick, C. R. Gandra, N. G. Chen, M. A. Helvie, J. Bailey, M. A. Roubidoux, C. E. Blane, B. Sahiner, et al., "An observer study comparing spot imaging regions selected by radiologists and a computer for an automated stereo spot mammography technique," Medical Physics 31, 1558-1567, 2004.
  3. Hadjiiski L, H. P. Chan, B. Sahiner, M. A. Helvie, M. Roubidoux, C. Blane, C. Paramagul, N. Petrick, J. Bailey, K. Klein, et al., "Improvement of Radiologists' Characterization of Malignant and Benign Breast Masses in Serial Mammograms by Computer-Aided Diagnosis: An ROC Study," Radiology 233, 255-265, 2004.
  4. Helvie MA, L. M. Hadjiiski, E. Makariou, H. P. Chan, N. Petrick, B. Sahiner, S. C. B. Lo, M. Freedman, D. Adler, J. Bailey, et al., "Sensitivity of noncommercial computer-aided detection system for mammographic breast cancer detection - A pilot clinical trial," Radiology 231, 208-214, 2004.
  5. Sahiner B, H. P. Chan, M. A. Roubidoux, M. A. Helvie, L. M. Hadjiiski, A. Ramachandran, G. L. LeCarpentier, A. Nees, C. Paramagul, and C. Blane, "Computerized characterization of breast masses on 3-D ultrasound volumes," Medical Physics 31, 744-754, 2004.
  6. Wei J, H. P. Chan, M. A. Helvie, M. A. Roubidoux, B. Sahiner, L. Hadjiiski, C. Zhou, S. Paquerault, T. Chenevert, and M. M. Goodsitt, "Correlation between Mammographic Density and Volumetric Fibroglandular Tissue Estimated on Breast MR Images," Medical Physics 31, 933-942, 2004.
  7. Zhou C, H. P. Chan, C. Paramagul, M. A. Roubidoux, B. Sahiner, L. M. Hadjiiski, and N. Petrick, "Computerized nipple identification for multiple image analysis in computer-aided diagnosis," Medical Physics 31, 2871-2882, 2004.
  8. Gur D, Wagner RF, Chan HP. On the Repeated Use of Databases for Testing Incremental Improvement of CAD Schemes. (Perspective)  Academic Radiology 2004; 11: 103-105.
  9. Helvie MA, Hadjiiski L, Chan HP.  Computer-aided detection of breast cancer – Response to Letter to the Editor.  Radiology 2004; 233: 615-617.
  10. Kapur A, Carson PL, Eberhard J, Goodsitt MM, Thomenius K, Lokhandwalla M, Buckley D, Roubidoux MA, Helvie MA, Booi RC, LeCarpentier GL, Erkamp RQ, Chan HP, Fowlkes JB, Thomas JA, Landberg CE.  Combination of digital mammography with semi-automated 3D breast ultrasound.  Technol Cancer Res Treat 2004; 3(4): 325-334.