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2019

Elisabeth J. M. Baltussen; Henricus J. C. M. Sterenborg; Theo J. M. Ruers; Behdad Dashtbozorg

Optimizing algorithm development for tissue classification in colorectal cancer based on diffuse reflectance spectra Journal Article

Biomed. Opt. Express, 10 (12), pp. 6096–6113, 2019.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Diffuse reflectance; Diffuse reflectance spectroscopy; Feature extraction; Hyperspectral imaging; Light scattering; Photon diffusion

Optimizing algorithm development for tissue classification in colorectal cancer based on diffuse reflectance spectra

EJM Baltussen; SG Brouwer de Koning; J Sanders; AGJ Aalbers; NFM Kok; GL Beets; BHW Hendriks; HJCM Sterenborg; KFD Kuhlmann; TJM Ruers

Tissue diagnosis during colorectal cancer surgery using optical sensing: an in vivo study Journal Article

Journal of Translational Medicine, 17 (1), pp. 1–10, 2019.

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Tissue diagnosis during colorectal cancer surgery using optical sensing: an in vivo study

Susan G. Brouwer de Koning; Pim Weijtmans; M. Baris Karakullukcu; Caifeng Shan; Elisabeth J. M. Baltussen; Laura A. Smit; Robert L. P. van Veen; Benno H. W. Hendriks; Henricus J. C. M. Sterenborg; Theo J. M. Ruers

Toward assessment of resection margins using hyperspectral diffuse reflection imaging (400–1,700 nm) during tongue cancer surgery Journal Article

Lasers in Surgery and Medicine, 0 (0), 2019.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: deep learning, Hyperspectral imaging, resection margin assessment, tissue recognition, tongue cancer

Toward assessment of resection margins using hyperspectral diffuse reflection imaging (400–1,700 nm) during tongue cancer surgery

Esther Kho; Behdad Dashtbozorg; Lisanne L de Boer; Koen Van K de Vijver; Henricus J C M Sterenborg; Theo J M Ruers

Broadband hyperspectral imaging for breast tumor detection using spectral and spatial information Journal Article

Biomed. Opt. Express, 10 (9), pp. 4496–4515, 2019.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Diffuse reflectance; Diffuse reflectance spectroscopy; Hyperspectral imaging; Imaging systems; Spectral imaging; Stochastic gradient descent

Broadband hyperspectral imaging for breast tumor detection using spectral and spatial information

Esther Kho; Lisanne L de Boer; Anouk L Post; Koen K Van de Vijver; Katarzyna Jóźwiak; Henricus J C M Sterenborg; Theo J M Ruers

Imaging depth variations in hyperspectral imaging: Development of a method to detect tumor up to the required tumor-free margin width Journal Article

Journal of Biophotonics, 0 (0), pp. e201900086, 2019.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: breast-conserving surgery, diffuse reflectance, hyperspectral imaging depth, penetration depth, resection margin assessment, resection margin width

Imaging depth variations in hyperspectral imaging: Development of a method to detect tumor up to the required tumor-free margin width

Kho E; de Boer LL; Van de Vijver K; van Duijnhoven F; Vrancken Peeters MTFD; Sterenborg HJCM; Ruers TJ

Hyperspectral imaging for resection margin assessment during cancer surgery Journal Article

Clinical Cancer Research, 2019.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: cancer, Hyperspectral imaging, resection margin assessment, surgery

Hyperspectral imaging for resection margin assessment during cancer surgery

Lisanne L. de Boer; Esther Kho; Jasper Nijkamp; Koen K. Van de Vijver; Henricus J. C. M. Sterenborg; Leon C. ter Beek andTheo J. M. Ruers

Method for coregistration of optical measurements of breast tissue with histopathology: the importance of accounting for tissue deformations Journal Article

Journal of Biomedical Optics, 24 (7), pp. 1 - 12 - 12, 2019.

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Method for coregistration of optical measurements of breast tissue with histopathology: the importance of accounting for tissue deformations

S.G. Brouwer de Koning; M.B. Karakullukcu; C.A.H. Lange; T.J.M. Ruers

The oral cavity tumor thickness: Measurement accuracy and consequences for tumor staging Journal Article

European Journal of Surgical Oncology, 2019, ISSN: 0748-7983.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: 8th edition of the AJCC/UICC cancer staging system, Histopathology, MR imaging, Oral cavity tumor, Tumor depth of invasion, Ultrasound

The oral cavity tumor thickness: Measurement accuracy and consequences for tumor staging

B. Schermers; V. Franke; E. A. Rozeman; B. A. van de Wiel; A. Bruining; M. W. Wouters; W. J. van Houdt; B. ten Haken; S. H. Muller; C. Bierman; T. J. M. Ruers; C. U. Blank; A. C. J. van Akkooi

Surgical removal of the index node marked using magnetic seed localization to assess response to neoadjuvant immunotherapy in patients with stage III melanoma Journal Article

BJS, 106 (5), pp. 519-522, 2019.

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Surgical removal of the index node marked using magnetic seed localization to assess response to neoadjuvant immunotherapy in patients with stage III melanoma

O. Ivashchenko; B. Pouw; J.K. de Witt; E. Koudounarakis; J. Nijkamp; R.L.P. van Veen; T.J.M. Ruers; B.M. Karakullukcu

Intraoperative verification of resection margins of maxillary malignancies by cone-beam computed tomography Journal Article

British Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 57 (2), pp. 174 - 181, 2019, ISSN: 0266-4356.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Computer-Assisted Surgery, Cone-beam CT, Margins of Excision, Maxilla, Neoplasm

Intraoperative verification of resection margins of maxillary malignancies by cone-beam computed tomography

Elisabeth J. M. Baltussen; Esther N. D. Kok; Susan G. Brouwer de Koning; Joyce Sanders; Arend G. J. Aalbers; Niels F. M. Kok; Geerard L. Beets; Claudie C. Flohil; Sjoerd C. Bruin; Koert F. D. Kuhlmann; Henricus J. C. M. Sterenborg; Theo J. M. Ruers

Hyperspectral imaging for tissue classification, a way toward smart laparoscopic colorectal surgery Journal Article

Journal of Biomedical Optics, 24 (1), pp. 1 - 9 - 9, 2019.

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Hyperspectral imaging for tissue classification, a way toward smart laparoscopic colorectal surgery

2018

Lisanne L De Boer; Torre M Bydlon; Frederieke Van Duijnhoven; Marie-Jeanne TFD Vranken Peeters; Claudette E Loo; Gonneke AO Winter-Warnars; Joyce Sanders; Henricus JCM Sterenborg; Benno HW Hendriks; Theo JM Ruers

Towards the use of diffuse reflectance spectroscopy for real-time in vivo detection of breast cancer during surgery Journal Article

Journal of translational medicine, 16 (1), pp. 367, 2018.

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Towards the use of diffuse reflectance spectroscopy for real-time in vivo detection of breast cancer during surgery

Gerrit C. Langhout; Koert F.D. Kuhlmann; Pim Schreuder; Torre Bydlon; Ludi E. Smeele; Michiel W.M. van den Brekel; Henricus J.C.M. Sterenborg; Benno H.W. Hendriks; Theo J.M. Ruers

In vivo nerve identification in head and neck surgery using diffuse reflectance spectroscopy Journal Article

Laryngoscope Investigative Otolaryngology, 3 (5), pp. 349-355, 2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: diffuse reflectance spectroscopy, DRS, Head and heck, peripheral nerves, surgery

In vivo nerve identification in head and neck surgery using diffuse reflectance spectroscopy

N.N.Y. Janssen; R.F.D. van la Parra; C.E. Loo; E.J. Groen; M.J. van den Berg; H.S.A. Oldenburg; J. Nijkamp; M.T.F.D. Vrancken Peeters

Breast conserving surgery for extensive DCIS using multiple radioactive seeds Journal Article

European Journal of Surgical Oncology, 44 (1), pp. 67 - 73, 2018, ISSN: 0748-7983.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Breast conserving surgery, Extensive DCIS, Non-palpable breast cancer, Radioactive seed localization

Breast conserving surgery for extensive DCIS using multiple radioactive seeds

Susan G. Brouwer de Koning; Marie-Jeanne T.F.D. Vrancken Peeters; Katarzyna Jóźwiak; Patrick A. Bhairosing; Theo J.M. Ruers

Tumor Resection Margin Definitions in Breast-Conserving Surgery: Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of the Current Literature Journal Article

Clinical Breast Cancer, 18 (4), pp. e595 - e600, 2018, ISSN: 1526-8209.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Ductal carcinoma in situ, Guidelines, Invasive breast cancer, Positive resection margin rate, Reoperation rate

Tumor Resection Margin Definitions in Breast-Conserving Surgery: Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of the Current Literature

Susan G. Brouwer de Koning; Elisabeth J. M. Baltussen; M. Baris Karakullukcu; Behdad Dashtbozorg; Laura A. Smit; Richard Dirven; Benno H. W. Hendriks; Henricus J. C. M. Sterenborg; Theo J. M. Ruers

Toward complete oral cavity cancer resection using a handheld diffuse reflectance spectroscopy probe Journal Article

Journal of Biomedical Optics, 23 (12), pp. 1 - 8 - 8, 2018.

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Toward complete oral cavity cancer resection using a handheld diffuse reflectance spectroscopy probe

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Susan G Brouwer de Koning; Pim Weijtmans; Baris M Karakullukcu; Caifeng Shan; Elisabeth J M Baltussen; Laura A Smit; Robert L P van Veen; Benno H W Hendriks; Henricus J C M Sterenborg; Theo J M Ruers

Toward assessment of resection margins using hyperspectral diffuse reflection imaging (400–1,700 nm) during tongue cancer surgery Journal Article

Lasers in Surgery and Medicine, 0 (0), 0000.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: deep learning, Hyperspectral imaging, resection margin assessment, tissue recognition, tongue cancer