William J Kostis
Affiliation: Cornell University
- Three-dimensional segmentation and growth-rate estimation of small pulmonary nodules in helical CT imagesWilliam J Kostis
Department of Radiology, Weill Medical College, Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
IEEE Trans Med Imaging 22:1259-74. 2003..The methods presented are promising in their ability to distinguish malignant from nonmalignant pulmonary nodules and represent the first such system in clinical use...
- On measuring the change in size of pulmonary nodulesAnthony P Reeves
A P Reeves is with the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
IEEE Trans Med Imaging 25:435-50. 2006..In the analysis of 50 nodules, the variance in percent volume change was reduced from 11.54% to 9.35% (p = 0.03) through the use of registration, adaptive thresholding, and knowledge-based shape matching...
- CT screening for lung cancer: significance of diagnoses in its baseline cycleClaudia I Henschke
Department of Radiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
Clin Imaging 30:11-5. 2006..The aim of this study was to assess the significance of Stage I diagnoses of lung cancer in the baseline cycle of screening for this disease, with special reference to the potential for overdiagnosis...
- Small pulmonary nodules: reproducibility of three-dimensional volumetric measurement and estimation of time to follow-up CTWilliam J Kostis
Department of Radiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 525 E 68th St, New York, NY 10021, USA
Radiology 231:446-52. 2004..To determine reproducibility of volume measurements of small pulmonary nodules on computed tomographic (CT) scans and to estimate critical time to follow-up CT...
- CT screening for lung cancerClaudia I Henschke
Department of Radiology, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
Semin Ultrasound CT MR 24:23-32. 2003..The purpose of this article is to raise the general level of concern about the underpinnings of such randomized 'screening' trials, and to convey some of the evidence that led to our pessimism about the NLST...
- Overdiagnosis in chest radiographic screening for lung carcinoma: frequencyDavid F Yankelevitz
Department of Radiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
Cancer 97:1271-5. 2003..In the current study, the authors analyzed data from the MLP and its counterpart study at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) to estimate the frequency of overdiagnosis in these studies...