William J Kostis

Summary

Affiliation: Cornell University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional segmentation and growth-rate estimation of small pulmonary nodules in helical CT images
    William J Kostis
    Department of Radiology, Weill Medical College, Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    IEEE Trans Med Imaging 22:1259-74. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint On measuring the change in size of pulmonary nodules
    Anthony 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
  3. ncbi request reprint CT screening for lung cancer: significance of diagnoses in its baseline cycle
    Claudia I Henschke
    Department of Radiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Clin Imaging 30:11-5. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Small pulmonary nodules: reproducibility of three-dimensional volumetric measurement and estimation of time to follow-up CT
    William 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
  5. ncbi request reprint CT screening for lung cancer
    Claudia 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
  6. ncbi request reprint Overdiagnosis in chest radiographic screening for lung carcinoma: frequency
    David F Yankelevitz
    Department of Radiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    Cancer 97:1271-5. 2003

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional segmentation and growth-rate estimation of small pulmonary nodules in helical CT images
    William 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...
  2. ncbi request reprint On measuring the change in size of pulmonary nodules
    Anthony 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...
  3. ncbi request reprint CT screening for lung cancer: significance of diagnoses in its baseline cycle
    Claudia 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...
  4. ncbi request reprint Small pulmonary nodules: reproducibility of three-dimensional volumetric measurement and estimation of time to follow-up CT
    William 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...
  5. ncbi request reprint CT screening for lung cancer
    Claudia 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...
  6. ncbi request reprint Overdiagnosis in chest radiographic screening for lung carcinoma: frequency
    David 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...