Kim Butts Pauly

Summary

Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint MR-guidance of HIFU therapy
    Kim Butts Pauly
    Stanford University, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2009:141-4. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Double half RF pulses for reduced sensitivity to eddy currents in UTE imaging
    Sonal Josan
    Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Magn Reson Med 61:1083-9. 2009
  3. pmc Accelerated slice encoding for metal artifact correction
    Brian A Hargreaves
    Department of Radiology, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 5488, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 31:987-96. 2010
  4. pmc Real-time MR thermometry for monitoring HIFU ablations of the liver
    Andrew B Holbrook
    Department of Bioengineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Magn Reson Med 63:365-73. 2010
  5. pmc Improved half RF slice selectivity in the presence of eddy currents with out-of-slice saturation
    Sonal Josan
    Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Magn Reson Med 61:1090-5. 2009
  6. pmc Consistency of signal intensity and T2* in frozen ex vivo heart muscle, kidney, and liver tissue
    Elena A Kaye
    Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 31:719-24. 2010
  7. pmc SEMAC: Slice Encoding for Metal Artifact Correction in MRI
    Wenmiao Lu
    Department of Radiology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 5488, USA
    Magn Reson Med 62:66-76. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Monitoring prostate thermal therapy with diffusion-weighted MRI
    Jing Chen
    Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 5488, USA
    Magn Reson Med 59:1365-72. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Adapting MRI acoustic radiation force imaging for in vivo human brain focused ultrasound applications
    Elena A Kaye
    Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Magn Reson Med 69:724-33. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Rapid MR-ARFI method for focal spot localization during focused ultrasound therapy
    Elena A Kaye
    Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Magn Reson Med 65:738-43. 2011

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Publications22

  1. doi request reprint MR-guidance of HIFU therapy
    Kim Butts Pauly
    Stanford University, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2009:141-4. 2009
    ..The structure is divided into the pretreatment/setup phase of the procedure, MR thermometry for monitoring the actual treatment, and methods for assessment and follow-up...
  2. doi request reprint Double half RF pulses for reduced sensitivity to eddy currents in UTE imaging
    Sonal Josan
    Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Magn Reson Med 61:1083-9. 2009
    ..These pulses are effective in making short T(2) imaging and quantitation less sensitive to eddy currents and provide an alternative to time-consuming gradient characterization...
  3. pmc Accelerated slice encoding for metal artifact correction
    Brian A Hargreaves
    Department of Radiology, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 5488, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 31:987-96. 2010
    ..To demonstrate accelerated imaging with both artifact reduction and different contrast mechanisms near metallic implants...
  4. pmc Real-time MR thermometry for monitoring HIFU ablations of the liver
    Andrew B Holbrook
    Department of Bioengineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Magn Reson Med 63:365-73. 2010
    ..48 degrees C. This standard deviation is acceptable for monitoring high-intensity focused ultrasound ablations, suggesting real-time imaging of moving high-intensity focused ultrasound sonications can be clinically possible...
  5. pmc Improved half RF slice selectivity in the presence of eddy currents with out-of-slice saturation
    Sonal Josan
    Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Magn Reson Med 61:1090-5. 2009
    ..This approach is effective in making short T(2) imaging and quantitation with half pulses less sensitive to eddy currents...
  6. pmc Consistency of signal intensity and T2* in frozen ex vivo heart muscle, kidney, and liver tissue
    Elena A Kaye
    Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 31:719-24. 2010
    ..To investigate tissue dependence of the MRI-based thermometry in frozen tissue by quantification and comparison of signal intensity and T2* of ex vivo frozen tissue of three different types: heart muscle, kidney, and liver...
  7. pmc SEMAC: Slice Encoding for Metal Artifact Correction in MRI
    Wenmiao Lu
    Department of Radiology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 5488, USA
    Magn Reson Med 62:66-76. 2009
    ..The efficacy of the SEMAC technique in eliminating metal-induced distortions with feasible scan times is validated in phantom and in vivo spine and knee studies...
  8. doi request reprint Monitoring prostate thermal therapy with diffusion-weighted MRI
    Jing Chen
    Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 5488, USA
    Magn Reson Med 59:1365-72. 2008
    ..This study shows that DWI could be a promising method to monitor prostate thermal therapies and to provide insight on tissue damage and tissue remodeling after injury...
  9. doi request reprint Adapting MRI acoustic radiation force imaging for in vivo human brain focused ultrasound applications
    Elena A Kaye
    Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Magn Reson Med 69:724-33. 2013
    ..Finally, a new method for simultaneous monitoring of tissue heating during MR-ARFI acquisition was presented to enable timely adjustment of the ultrasound energy aimed at ensuring the safety of the MR-ARFI acquisition...
  10. doi request reprint Rapid MR-ARFI method for focal spot localization during focused ultrasound therapy
    Elena A Kaye
    Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Magn Reson Med 65:738-43. 2011
    ..Echo-planar imaging-based displacement images also demonstrate sufficient sensitivity to phase aberrations and can serve as rapid feedback for adaptive focusing in brain treatments and other applications...
  11. pmc Hybrid referenceless and multibaseline subtraction MR thermometry for monitoring thermal therapies in moving organs
    William A Grissom
    Department of Radiology, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94304, USA
    Med Phys 37:5014-26. 2010
    ..In this paper, a hybrid method for PRF thermometry in moving organs is presented that combines the strengths of referenceless and multi-baseline thermometry...
  12. pmc A novel approach for global noise reduction in resting-state fMRI: APPLECOR
    Michael Marx
    Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Neuroimage 64:19-31. 2013
    ..Combining APPLECOR with RVHRCOR regressors attained greater consistency than either correction alone. Use of the proposed noise-reduction approach may help to better identify and delineate the structure of resting state networks...
  13. doi request reprint Metal-induced artifacts in MRI
    Brian A Hargreaves
    Department of Radiology, Lucas Center for Imaging, Rm P270, 1201 Welch Rd, Stanford, CA 94305 5488, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 197:547-55. 2011
    ..We will describe common ways to reduce or modify artifacts using readily available imaging techniques, and we will discuss some advanced methods to correct readout-direction and slice-direction artifacts...
  14. ncbi request reprint Investigation of proton density for measuring tissue temperature
    Jing Chen
    Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Lucas MRS Imaging Center, Rm P064, 1201 Welch Road, Stanford, CA 94305 5488, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 23:430-4. 2006
    ..To examine the temperature dependence of the proton density (PD) in both adipose and muscle tissues, and the application of the PD as a thermometry parameter in breast tissues...
  15. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance-guided high-intensity ultrasound ablation of the prostate
    Kim Butts Pauly
    Department of Radiology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 5488, USA
    Top Magn Reson Imaging 17:195-207. 2006
    ..This paper describes our work in developing techniques and devices for magnetic resonance (MR)-guided high-intensity ultrasound ablation of the prostate and includes review of relevant literature...
  16. pmc Toward MR-guided high intensity focused ultrasound for presurgical localization: focused ultrasound lesions in cadaveric breast tissue
    RACHEL R BITTON
    School of Medicine, Department of Radiology, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 35:1089-97. 2012
    ..To investigate magnetic resonance image-guided high intensity focused ultrasound (MR-HIFU) as a surgical guide for nonpalpable breast tumors by assessing the palpability of MR-HIFU-created lesions in ex vivo cadaveric breast tissue...
  17. pmc Improved slice selection for R2* mapping during cryoablation with eddy current compensation
    Aiming Lu
    Department of Radiology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 28:190-8. 2008
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  18. pmc Referenceless MR thermometry for monitoring thermal ablation in the prostate
    Viola Rieke
    Radiological Sciences Laboratory, Department of Radiology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    IEEE Trans Med Imaging 26:813-21. 2007
    ..The method is demonstrated feasibile in phantoms and during in vivo thermal ablation of canine prostate...
  19. doi request reprint Improved sleep MRI at 3 tesla in patients with obstructive sleep apnea
    Lewis K Shin
    Department of Radiology, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 38:1261-6. 2013
    ..To describe a real-time MR imaging platform for synchronous, multi-planar visualization of upper airway collapse in obstructive sleep apnea at 3 Tesla (T) to promote natural sleep with an emphasis on lateral wall visualization...
  20. pmc Application of Zernike polynomials towards accelerated adaptive focusing of transcranial high intensity focused ultrasound
    Elena A Kaye
    Department of Radiology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    Med Phys 39:6254-63. 2012
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  21. pmc A strategy for blood biomarker amplification and localization using ultrasound
    Aloma L D'Souza
    Department of Radiology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:17152-7. 2009
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  22. doi request reprint Feasibility of MR-temperature mapping of ultrasonic heating from a CMUT
    Serena H Wong
    Edward L Ginzton Laboratory, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 55:811-8. 2008
    ..This 2.51 mm by 2.32 mm, unfocused CMUT heated a HIFU phantom by 14 degrees C in 2.5 min. This temperature rise was successfully monitored by MR thermometry in a 3.0 T General Electric scanner...

Research Grants7

  1. HIGH SPEED GRADIENT DRIVER UPGRADE FOR IMRI SCANNER
    R Butts; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..This upgrade will allow us to bring all applications into the real-time regime which is absolutely critical for interventional procedures. ..
  2. IMRI METHODS FOR CANCER DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT
    R Butts; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..These improvements are the key to overcoming the barriers to the use of MR temperature imaging for guiding thermal therapies. ..
  3. MR-Image Guided Focused Ultrasound for Treatment of Liver and Renal Cancer
    KIM PAULY; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The work proposed here addresses these challenges and if successful, will represent a major advance in the non-invasive treatment of cancer. ..
  4. MR-Image Guided Focused Ultrasound for Treatment of Liver and Renal Cancer
    Kim Butts Pauly; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The relevance of this project to public health is that it would provide improved methods for delivering and guiding high intensity focused ultrasound treatments in the liver and kidneys. ..