Implementing Archimedean Spiral Approach to Evaluate Left Ventricular Myocardial Functions

Authors

  • Yashbir Singh Department of Biomedical Engineering, Chung Yuan Christian University, Zhongli, Taiwan
  • Deepa S Department of Biomedical Engineering, Chung Yuan Christian University, Zhongli, Taiwan
  • Shi Yi wu Department of Biomedical Engineering, Chung Yuan Christian University, Zhongli, Taiwan
  • Michael Friebe Electrical Engineering and Information Technologies, Otto-von-Guericke-University, Magdeburg, Germany
  • Joao Manuel R. S. Tavares Instituto de Ciência e Inovação em Engenharia Mecânicae Engenharia Industrial, Departamento de Engenharia Mecânica, Faculdade de Engenharia, Universidade do Porto, Porto, PORTUGAL
  • Hu Wei-Chih Department of Biomedical Engineering, Chung Yuan Christian University, Zhongli, Taiwan

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.14738/jbemi.53.4497

Keywords:

image processing, Biomedical Engineering,

Abstract

Heart disease can be determined by the calculating regional and global wall motion of the left ventricular (LV). In this research, we designed a dynamic simulation tool using Computed Tomography (CT) images that helps to find the difference between actual and simulated left ventricular functions. In this study, thirteen healthy subjects were involved with actual and simulated left ventricular functions. We obtained the high correlation between actual left ventricular wall motion (ALVWM) and simulated left ventricular wall motion (SLVWM) which is (r = 0.99). Our results validate that our simulation tool is feasible for simulating left ventricular motion.

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Published

2018-07-08

How to Cite

Singh, Y., S, D., wu, S. Y., Friebe, M., R. S. Tavares, J. M., & Wei-Chih, H. (2018). Implementing Archimedean Spiral Approach to Evaluate Left Ventricular Myocardial Functions. Journal of Biomedical Engineering and Medical Imaging, 5(3), 01. https://doi.org/10.14738/jbemi.53.4497