L B Uittenbogaard
Affiliation: VU University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands
Uittenbogaard L, Haak M, Spreeuwenberg M, van Vugt J. A systematic analysis of the feasibility of four-dimensional ultrasound imaging using spatiotemporal image correlation in routine fetal echocardiography. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2008;31:625-32 pubmed publisher
..Finally, our results demonstrate that STIC is as susceptible as conventional two-dimensional ultrasound imaging to individual variations and limitations in scanning windows. ..
Uittenbogaard L, Haak M, Spreeuwenberg M, van Vugt J. Fetal cardiac function assessed with four-dimensional ultrasound imaging using spatiotemporal image correlation. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2009;33:272-81 pubmed publisher
..STIC seems to overcome many of the pitfalls of conventional ultrasound methods and has the potential to become the method of choice. ..
Uittenbogaard L, Haak M, Peters R, van Couwelaar G, van Vugt J. Validation of volume measurements for fetal echocardiography using four-dimensional ultrasound imaging and spatiotemporal image correlation. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2010;35:324-31 pubmed publisher
..30 mL upwards. In an in-vitro model the 3D slice method proved accurate, was the least time consuming, had the best reliability and had the smallest LOA. This method may prove useful when applied to in-vivo investigations. ..