Giovanna Quarto

Summary

Affiliation: Politecnico di Milano
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Recipes to make organic phantoms for diffusive optical spectroscopy
    Giovanna Quarto
    Politecnico di Milano, Dipartimento di Fisica, Milano 20133, Italy
    Appl Opt 52:2494-502. 2013
  2. pmc Effects of tissue heterogeneity on the optical estimate of breast density
    Paola Taroni
    Dipartimento di Fisica, Politecnico di Milano, Piazza Leonardo da Vinci 32, 20133 Milano, Italy
    Biomed Opt Express 3:2411-8. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Optical identification of subjects at high risk for developing breast cancer
    Paola Taroni
    Politecnico di Milano, Dipartimento di Fisica, Milano, Italy
    J Biomed Opt 18:060507. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Noninvasive assessment of breast cancer risk using time-resolved diffuse optical spectroscopy
    Paola Taroni
    Dipartimento di Fisica, Piazza Leonardo da Vinci 32, 20133 Milano, Italy
    J Biomed Opt 15:060501. 2010

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Publications4

  1. doi request reprint Recipes to make organic phantoms for diffusive optical spectroscopy
    Giovanna Quarto
    Politecnico di Milano, Dipartimento di Fisica, Milano 20133, Italy
    Appl Opt 52:2494-502. 2013
    ..6% and 1.5% for the absorption and reduced scattering coefficient, respectively] and good reproducibility (CV of 8.3% and 12.4% for absorption and reduced scattering coefficient, respectively)...
  2. pmc Effects of tissue heterogeneity on the optical estimate of breast density
    Paola Taroni
    Dipartimento di Fisica, Politecnico di Milano, Piazza Leonardo da Vinci 32, 20133 Milano, Italy
    Biomed Opt Express 3:2411-8. 2012
    ..A central position is optimal for the measurement, but its exact location is not critical...
  3. doi request reprint Optical identification of subjects at high risk for developing breast cancer
    Paola Taroni
    Politecnico di Milano, Dipartimento di Fisica, Milano, Italy
    J Biomed Opt 18:060507. 2013
    ..The model presents a total misclassification error of 12.3%, sensitivity of 69%, specificity of 94%, and simple kappa of 0.84, which compares favorably even with intraradiologist assignments of BI-RADS categories...
  4. doi request reprint Noninvasive assessment of breast cancer risk using time-resolved diffuse optical spectroscopy
    Paola Taroni
    Dipartimento di Fisica, Piazza Leonardo da Vinci 32, 20133 Milano, Italy
    J Biomed Opt 15:060501. 2010
    ..A synthetic optical index proves to be quite effective in separating different breast density categories. Finally, the estimate of collagen content as a more direct means for the assessment of breast cancer risk is discussed...