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Kai Yang, Ph.D.

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  1. Power Spectrum Analysis of Breast Parenchyma with Digital Breast Tomosynthesis Images in a Longitudinal Screening Cohort from Two Vendors. Acad Radiol. 2022 06; 29(6):841-850.
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    Score: 0.010
  2. Characterization of dynamic collimation mechanisms for helical CT scans with direct measurements. Phys Med Biol. 2019 10 23; 64(21):215006.
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    Score: 0.009
  3. Procedure-specific CT Dose and Utilization Factors for CT-guided Interventional Procedures. Radiology. 2018 10; 289(1):150-157.
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    Score: 0.008
  4. Radiation shielding calculation for digital breast tomosynthesis rooms with an updated workload survey. J Radiol Prot. 2017 Mar 20; 37(1):230-246.
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    Score: 0.008
  5. Scatter radiation intensities around a clinical digital breast tomosynthesis unit and the impact on radiation shielding considerations. Med Phys. 2016 Mar; 43(3):1096-110.
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    Score: 0.007
  6. A breast-specific, negligible-dose scatter correction technique for dedicated cone-beam breast CT: a physics-based approach to improve Hounsfield Unit accuracy. Phys Med Biol. 2014 Nov 07; 59(21):6487-505.
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    Score: 0.006
  7. Automated detection of mass lesions in dedicated breast CT: a preliminary study. Med Phys. 2012 Feb; 39(2):866-73.
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    Score: 0.005
  8. Noise variance analysis using a flat panel x-ray detector: a method for additive noise assessment with application to breast CT applications. Med Phys. 2010 Jul; 37(7):3527-37.
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    Score: 0.005
  9. Noise power properties of a cone-beam CT system for breast cancer detection. Med Phys. 2008 Dec; 35(12):5317-27.
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    Score: 0.004
  10. A geometric calibration method for cone beam CT systems. Med Phys. 2006 Jun; 33(6):1695-706.
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    Score: 0.004
  11. Technical note: Advancing size-specific dose estimates in CT examinations: Dose estimates at longitudinal positions of scans. Med Phys. 2022 Feb; 49(2):1303-1311.
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    Score: 0.003
  12. Radiation exposure in 101 non-coronary fluoroscopically guided interventional procedures: reference levels of air kerma at the reference point and air kerma area product. Br J Radiol. 2022 Feb 01; 95(1130):20211108.
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    Score: 0.003
  13. Reducing Time and Patient Radiation of Computed Tomography-guided Thoracic Needle Biopsies With Single-rotation Axial Acquisitions: An Alternative to "CT Fluoroscopy". J Thorac Imaging. 2021 Nov 01; 36(6):389-396.
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    Score: 0.003
  14. Patient-level dose monitoring in computed tomography: tracking cumulative dose from multiple multi-sequence exams with tube current modulation in children. Pediatr Radiol. 2021 12; 51(13):2498-2506.
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    Score: 0.003
  15. Fetal dose evaluation for body CT examinations of pregnant patients during all stages of pregnancy. Eur J Radiol. 2021 Aug; 141:109780.
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    Score: 0.003
  16. Significance of Acquisition Parameters for Adipose Tissue Segmentation on CT Images. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2021 07; 217(1):177-185.
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    Score: 0.003
  17. Experimental and numerical studies on kV scattered x-ray imaging for real-time image guidance in radiation therapy. Phys Med Biol. 2021 02 11; 66(4):045022.
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    Score: 0.003
  18. Analysis of patients receiving = 100 mSv during a computed tomography intervention. Eur Radiol. 2021 May; 31(5):3065-3070.
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    Score: 0.002
  19. Radiation Effective Dose Above 100 mSv From Fluoroscopically Guided Intervention: Frequency and Patient Medical Condition. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2020 08; 215(2):433-440.
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    Score: 0.002
  20. Patients undergoing recurrent CT scans: assessing the magnitude. Eur Radiol. 2020 Apr; 30(4):1828-1836.
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    Score: 0.002
  21. Effective Dose Assessment for Patients Undergoing Contemporary Fluoroscopically Guided Interventional Procedures. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2020 01; 214(1):158-170.
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    Score: 0.002
  22. Organ dose and total effective dose of whole-body CT in multiple myeloma patients. Skeletal Radiol. 2020 Apr; 49(4):549-554.
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    Score: 0.002
  23. Shading artifact correction in breast CT using an interleaved deep learning segmentation and maximum-likelihood polynomial fitting approach. Med Phys. 2019 Aug; 46(8):3414-3430.
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    Score: 0.002
  24. Exam-level dose monitoring in CT: Quality metric consideration for multiple series acquisitions. Med Phys. 2019 Apr; 46(4):1575-1580.
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    Score: 0.002
  25. Feasibility of Perioperative Micro-Computed Tomography of Human Lung Cancer Specimens: A Pilot Study. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2019 03; 143(3):319-325.
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    Score: 0.002
  26. Stationary Computed Tomography for Space and other Resource-constrained Environments. Sci Rep. 2018 09 21; 8(1):14195.
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    Score: 0.002
  27. Radiation dose dependence on subject size in abdominal computed tomography: Water phantom and patient model comparison. Med Phys. 2018 May; 45(5):2309-2317.
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    Score: 0.002
  28. Quantifying the effect of slice thickness, intravenous contrast and tube current on muscle segmentation: Implications for body composition analysis. Eur Radiol. 2018 Jun; 28(6):2455-2463.
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    Score: 0.002
  29. Using Microbubble as Contrast Agent for High-Energy X-Ray In-line Phase Contrast Imaging: Demonstration and Comparison Study. IEEE Trans Biomed Eng. 2018 05; 65(5):1117-1123.
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    Score: 0.002
  30. Characterization of radiation dose from tube current modulated CT examinations with considerations of both patient size and variable tube current. Med Phys. 2017 Oct; 44(10):5413-5422.
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    Score: 0.002
  31. Assessment of radiation dose from abdominal quantitative CT with short scan length. Br J Radiol. 2017 Jun; 90(1074):20160931.
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    Score: 0.002
  32. Comparison of computed tomography shielding design methods using RadShield. J Radiol Prot. 2017 Jun 26; 37(2):492-505.
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    Score: 0.002
  33. RadShield: semiautomated shielding design using a floor plan driven graphical user interface. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2016 09 08; 17(5):509-522.
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    Score: 0.002
  34. Temporal subtraction contrast-enhanced dedicated breast CT. Phys Med Biol. 2016 09 07; 61(17):6322-46.
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    Score: 0.002
  35. High-resolution (18)F-FDG PET/CT for assessing disease activity in rheumatoid and psoriatic arthritis: findings of a prospective pilot study. Br J Radiol. 2016 Jul; 89(1063):20160138.
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    Score: 0.002
  36. Non-rigid registration of serial dedicated breast CT, longitudinal dedicated breast CT and PET/CT images using the diffeomorphic demons method. Phys Med. 2014 Sep; 30(6):713-7.
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    Score: 0.002
  37. Investigation of iterative image reconstruction in low-dose breast CT. Phys Med Biol. 2014 Jun 07; 59(11):2659-85.
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    Score: 0.002
  38. Level set segmentation of breast masses in contrast-enhanced dedicated breast CT and evaluation of stopping criteria. J Digit Imaging. 2014 Apr; 27(2):237-47.
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    Score: 0.002
  39. Comprehensive assessment of the slice sensitivity profiles in breast tomosynthesis and breast CT. Med Phys. 2012 Dec; 39(12):7254-61.
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    Score: 0.001
  40. Non-Gaussian statistical properties of breast images. Med Phys. 2012 Nov; 39(11):7121-30.
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    Score: 0.001
  41. Effect of slice thickness on detectability in breast CT using a prewhitened matched filter and simulated mass lesions. Med Phys. 2012 Apr; 39(4):1818-30.
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    Score: 0.001
  42. The characterization of breast anatomical metrics using dedicated breast CT. Med Phys. 2011 Apr; 38(4):2180-91.
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    Score: 0.001
  43. Experimental validation of a method characterizing bow tie filters in CT scanners using a real-time dose probe. Med Phys. 2011 Mar; 38(3):1406-15.
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    Score: 0.001
  44. An X-Ray computed tomography/positron emission tomography system designed specifically for breast imaging. Technol Cancer Res Treat. 2010 Feb; 9(1):29-44.
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  45. Initial characterization of a dedicated breast PET/CT scanner during human imaging. J Nucl Med. 2009 Sep; 50(9):1401-8.
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    Score: 0.001
  46. PET characteristics of a dedicated breast PET/CT scanner prototype. Phys Med Biol. 2009 Jul 07; 54(13):4273-87.
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    Score: 0.001
  47. Dedicated breast computed tomography: volume image denoising via a partial-diffusion equation based technique. Med Phys. 2008 May; 35(5):1950-8.
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    Score: 0.001
  48. The effect of skin thickness determined using breast CT on mammographic dosimetry. Med Phys. 2008 Apr; 35(4):1199-206.
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    Score: 0.001
  49. Dedicated breast CT: initial clinical experience. Radiology. 2008 Mar; 246(3):725-33.
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    Score: 0.001
  50. Computed tomography for imaging the breast. J Mammary Gland Biol Neoplasia. 2006 Apr; 11(2):103-11.
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    Score: 0.001
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