1. Articles mentioning both Nizhny Novgorod State Medical Academy and Valentin M. Gelikonov

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    1. Time domain optical coherence tomography is a useful tool for diagnosing otitis media with effusion

      Time domain optical coherence tomography is a useful tool for diagnosing otitis media with effusion
      The usability of time-domain optical coherence tomography equipped with a flexible endoscopic probe for detecting effusion in the tympanic cavity is shown in the clinical environment. The possibility of assessing the dynamic properties of effusion, particularly its contained scatterers' mobility, is shown in real clinical cases. A method of comparative assessment of scatterers' mobility is proposed.
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    2. Optical coherence tomography‐based angiography device with real‐time angiography B‐scans visualization and hand‐held probe for everyday clinical use

      Optical coherence tomography‐based angiography device with real‐time angiography B‐scans visualization and hand‐held probe for everyday clinical use
      This work is dedicated to the development of the OCT system with angiography for everyday clinical use. Two major problems were solved during the development: compensation of specific natural tissue displacements, induced by contact scanning mode and physiological motion of patients (eg, respiratory and cardiac motions) and online visualization of vessel cross‐sections to provide feedback for the system operator.
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    3. Cross-Polarization Optical Coherence Tomography with Active Maintenance of the Circular Polarization of a Sounding Wave in a Common Path System

      Cross-Polarization Optical Coherence Tomography with Active Maintenance of the Circular Polarization of a Sounding Wave in a Common Path System
      We consider a cross-polarization optical coherence tomography system with a common path for the sounding and reference waves and active maintenance of the circular polarization of a sounding wave. The system is based on the formation of birefringent characteristics of the total optical path, which are equivalent to a quarter-wave plate with a 45 orientation of its optical axes with respect to the linearly polarized reference wave. Conditions under which ...
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    4. Pixel classification method in optical coherence tomography for tumor segmentation and its complementary usage with OCT microangiography

      Pixel classification method in optical coherence tomography for tumor segmentation and its complementary usage with OCT microangiography
      A novel machine-learning method to distinguish between tumor and normal tissue in optical coherence tomography (OCT) has been developed. Pre-clinical murine ear model implanted with mouse colon carcinoma CT-26 was used. Structural-image-based feature sets were defined for each pixel and machine learning classifiers were trained using ground truth OCT images manually segmented by comparison with histology. The accuracy of the OCT tumour segmentation method was then quantified by comparing with ...
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    5. Vessel-contrast enhancement in label-free optical coherence angiography based on phase and amplitude speckle variability

      Vessel-contrast enhancement in label-free optical coherence angiography based on phase and amplitude speckle variability
      Recently proposed in vivo label-free optical coherence angiography techniques based on phase and amplitude speckle variability often require additional signal pre- and post processing operations to enhance vessel-contrast. We observe here 1) contrast enhancement by optimizing the signal normalization/weighing before processing; 2) algorithm based on Kasai estimator for phase compensation between processed A-scans to reduce masking role of motion artifacts; and 3) image projection through the imaging depth for ...
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    6. Multi-modal optical imaging characterization of atherosclerotic plaques

      Multi-modal optical imaging characterization of atherosclerotic plaques
      We combined cross-polarization optical coherence tomography (CP OCT) and non-linear microscopy based on second harmonic generation (SHG) and two-photon-excited fluorescence (2PEF) to assess collagen and elastin fibers and other vascular structures in the development of atherosclerosis, including identification of vulnerable plaques, which remains an important clinical problem and imaging application. CP OCT's ability to visualize tissue birefringence and cross-scattering adds new information about the microstructure and composition of the ...
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    7. Deformation-induced speckle-pattern evolution and feasibility of correlational speckle tracking in optical coherence elastography

      Deformation-induced speckle-pattern evolution and feasibility of correlational speckle tracking in optical coherence elastography
      Feasibility of speckle tracking in optical coherence tomography (OCT) based on digital image correlation (DIC) is discussed in the context of elastography problems. Specifics of applying DIC methods to OCT, compared to processing of photographic images in mechanical engineering applications, are emphasized and main complications are pointed out. Analytical arguments are augmented by accurate numerical simulations of OCT speckle patterns. In contrast to DIC processing for displacement and strain estimation ...
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    8. Scan-pattern and signal processing for microvasculature visualization with complex SD-OCT: tissue-motion artifacts robustness and decorrelation time - blood vessel characteristics

      Scan-pattern and signal processing for microvasculature visualization with complex SD-OCT: tissue-motion artifacts robustness and decorrelation time - blood vessel characteristics
      ...mir Y. Zaitsev ; Grigory V. Gelikonov ; Alexandr L. Matveyev ; Alexander A. Moiseev ; Sergey Y. Ksenofontov ; Valentin M. Gelikonov ; Valentin Demidov ; Alex Vitkin; Scan-pattern and signal processing for microvasculatur...
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    9. Hybrid M-mode-like OCT imaging of 3D microvasculature in vivo using reference-free processing of complex-valued B-scans

      Hybrid M-mode-like OCT imaging of 3D  microvasculature in vivo using reference-free  processing of complex-valued B-scans
      We propose a novel OCT-based method for visualizing microvasculature in 3D using reference-free processing of individual complex-valued B-scans with highly overlapped A-scans. In the lateral direction of such a B-scan, the amplitude and phase of speckles corresponding to vessel regions exhibit faster variability, and thus can be detected without comparison with other B-scans recorded in the same plane. This method combines elements of several existing OCT angiographic approaches, and exhibits ...
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    10. Recent Trends in Multimodal Optical Coherence Tomography. II. The Correlation-Stability Approach in OCT Elastography and Methods for Visualization of Microcirculation

      Recent Trends in Multimodal Optical Coherence Tomography. II. The Correlation-Stability Approach in OCT Elastography and Methods for Visualization of Microcirculation
      ...r biomedical progress given the complex and heterogeneous nature of real biological tissues. V. Yu. Zaitsev, V. M. Gelikonov, L. A. Matveev, et al., Radiophys. and Quant. Electron., 57, 52, (2014). M. A. Sutton, W. J. ...
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    11. A model for simulating speckle-pattern evolution based on close to reality procedures used inspectral-domain OCT

      A model for simulating speckle-pattern evolution based on close to reality procedures used inspectral-domain OCT
      A robust model for simulating speckle-pattern evolution in optical coherence tomography (OCT) depending on the OCT system parameters and tissue deformation is reported. The model is based on the application of close to reality procedures used in spectral-domain OCT scanners. It naturally generates images reproducing properties of real images in spectral-domain OCT, including the pixelized structure and finite depth of unambiguous imaging, influence of the optical spectrum shape, dependence on ...
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    12. Combining the correlation-stability approach to OCT elastography with the speckle-variance evaluation for quantifying the stiffness differences

      Combining the correlation-stability approach to OCT elastography with the speckle-variance evaluation for quantifying the stiffness differences
      We discuss an advanced variant of the correlation-stability (CS) approach to OCT elastography that is capable of quantifying the stiffness differences. The modified variant is based on natural combination of CS approach with the speckle-variance (SV) approach. It allows one to determine the strain dependence of the normalized speckle intensity variance function for two compared subsets taken from the OCT images corresponding to the initial and deformed states of the ...
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    13. Towards free-hand implementation of OCT elastography: displacement-based approaches versus correlation-stability ones

      Towards free-hand implementation of OCT elastography: displacement-based approaches versus correlation-stability ones
      ...relation-stability ones Vladimir Y. Zaitsev ; Lev A. Matveev ; Alexandr L. Matveyev ; Grigory V. Gelikonov ; Valentin M. Gelikonov; Towards free-hand implementation of OCT elastography: displacement-based approaches ver...
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    14. Elastographic mapping in optical coherence tomography using an unconventional approach based on correlation stability

      Elastographic mapping in optical coherence tomography using an unconventional approach based on correlation stability
      ...images are presented. Vladimir Y. Zaitsev ; Lev A. Matveev ; Alexandr L. Matveyev ; Grigory V. Gelikonov and Valentin M. Gelikonov "Elastographic mapping in optical coherence tomography using an unconventional approach...
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    15. Dual instrument for in vivo and ex vivo OCT imaging in an ENT department

      Dual instrument for in vivo and ex vivo OCT imaging in an ENT department
      A dual instrument is assembled to investigate the usefulness of optical coherence tomography (OCT) imaging in an ear, nose and throat (ENT) department. Instrument 1 is dedicated to in vivo laryngeal investigation, based on an endoscope probe head assembled by compounding a miniature transversal flying spot scanning probe with a commercial fiber bundle endoscope. This dual probe head is used to implement a dual channel nasolaryngeal endoscopy-OCT system. The two ...
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    16. Feature Of The Week 3/13/11: Russian Scientists Investigate Cross Polarization OCT for Early Bladder Cancer Detection

      Feature Of The Week 3/13/11: Russian Scientists Investigate Cross Polarization OCT for Early Bladder Cancer Detection
      ...nce tomography for early bladder-cancer detection: statistical study, Journal of Biophotonics, 1-14 (2010). V. M. Gelikonov and G. V. Gelikonov, New approach to cross-polarized optical coherence tomography based on ort...
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    17. Cross-polarization optical coherence tomography for early bladder-cancer detection: statistical study

      Cross-polarization optical coherence tomography for early bladder-cancer detection: statistical study
      The capabilities of cross-polarization optical coherence tomography (CP OCT) for early bladder-cancer detection are assessed in statistical study and compared with the traditional OCT. Unlike the traditional OCT that demonstrates images only in copolarization, CP OCT acquires images in cross-polarization and copolarization simultaneously. 116 patients with localized flat suspicious lesions in the bladder were enrolled, 360 CP OCT images were obtained and analyzed. CP OCT demonstrated sensitivity 93.7% (vs ...
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    18. Advantages of cross-polarization endoscopic optical coherence tomography in diagnosis of bladder neoplasia

      Advantages of cross-polarization endoscopic optical coherence tomography in diagnosis of bladder neoplasia
      ...ut, L. B. Snopova, E. E. Yunusova, and E. Tararova Nizhny Novgorod State Medical Academy (Russian Federation) V. M. Gelikonov Institute of Applied Physics, RAS (Russian Federation) We^ consider the cross-polarization O...
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    19. Monitoring oncological surgery using optical coherence tomography

      Monitoring oncological surgery using optical coherence tomography
      Detailed, real-time imaging allows for adjustment of surgical margins, thus sparing healthy tissue and increasing the likelihood of complete tumor removal. Development of local recurrence is one of the main causes of unsatisfactory long-term recovery prospects following cancer surgery. Determining the adequate balance between radical tumor removal and maximum preservation of the surrounding tissue is therefore very important for cancer management and, subsequently, the patient's quality of life. Rates ...
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