Effective electrode sampling strategies for 3D electrical impedance mammography

Zhang, X, Chatwin, C R and Barber, D C (2015) Effective electrode sampling strategies for 3D electrical impedance mammography. Electronics Letters, 51 (6). pp. 449-450. ISSN 0013-5194

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Abstract

A novel three-dimensional (3D) electrical impedance mammography (EIM) system, named the combined EIM (CEIM) system, is introduced. It combines a ring electrode array with a planar electrode array that can operate independently or together. Three operational modes of the CEIM system are presented. Using a close-to-realistic digital breast phantom, the CEIM system is shown to provide enhanced detectability of a tumour deep within the tissue, as required for a largevolume breast. An implicit comparison with the authors’ former MK4 system demonstrates the benefits of this integrated multimode mammography system.

Item Type: Article
Schools and Departments: School of Engineering and Informatics > Engineering and Design
Subjects: A General Works
Q Science
R Medicine
T Technology
Depositing User: Chris Chatwin
Date Deposited: 25 Mar 2015 09:42
Last Modified: 07 Mar 2017 06:28
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/53495

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