- Recipes to make organic phantoms for diffusive optical spectroscopyGiovanna 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)...
- Optical identification of subjects at high risk for developing breast cancerPaola 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...
- Effects of tissue heterogeneity on the optical estimate of breast densityPaola 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...
- Noninvasive assessment of breast cancer risk using time-resolved diffuse optical spectroscopyPaola 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...