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Robert Senzig
Jiang Hsieh, Robert F Senzig, Priya Gopinath, Kelly Lynn Karau: Methods and apparatus for generating CT scout images. GE Medical Systems Global Technology Company, Carl B Horton Esq, Armstrong Teasdale, April 18, 2006: US07031425 (10 worldwide citation)

A method for obtaining data includes acquiring Computed Tomography (CT) scout data at a Z location with a first x-ray spectrum, and acquiring CT scout data at the Z with a second x-ray spectrum different from the first x-ray spectrum.


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Kishore Acharya, Priya Gopinath, Jianying Li, Darin Okerlund, Matthew Joseph Walker: Method, system and computer product for plaque characterization. GE Medical Systems Global Technology Company, Cantor Colburn, July 26, 2005: US06922462 (30 worldwide citation)

A method for plaque characterization. The method comprises obtaining a first set of image data created in response to a first x-ray energy level and including a plurality of pixel elements. Each of the first pixel elements corresponds to a unique location in an object being scanned. The method furth ...


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Holly Ann McDaniel, Priya Gopinath: Method and system for trauma application of CT imaging. GE Medical Systems Global Technology Company, Cantor Colburn, April 27, 2004: US06728331 (3 worldwide citation)

A method and system for generating a plurality of clinically useful images in a short time frame using a single imaging system. The system and method include using a single computer tomography (CT) system for generating a scout image configured to prescribe a tomographic axial/helical or target imag ...


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Kishore Acharya, Priya Gopinath, Jianying Li, Darin Okerlund, Matthew Joseph Walker: Method, system and computer product for plaque characterization. Cantor Colburn, February 5, 2004: US20040022359-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

A method for plaque characterization. The method comprises obtaining a first set of image data created in response to a first x-ray energy level and including a plurality of pixel elements. Each of the first pixel elements corresponds to a unique location in an object being scanned. The method furth ...


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Shankara Bonthu Reddy, Priya Gopinath, Kishore C Acharya, Jianying Li: Method and system for image improvement with ECG gating and dose reduction in CT imaging. GE Medical Systems Global Technology Company, Cantor Colburn, April 22, 2004: US20040077941-A1

A method and system for associating ECG waveform data with medical imaging data using ECG gating for dose reduction and image improvement by generating the ECG waveform data using an electrocardiogram device. The ECG data is first validated and then QRS complexes are detected using a detection funct ...


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Holly Ann McDaniel, Priya Gopinath: Method and system for trauma application of ct imaging. GE Medical Systems Global Technology Company, Cantor Colburn, April 22, 2004: US20040076257-A1

A method and system for generating a plurality of clinically useful images in a short time frame using a single imaging system. The system and method include using a single computer tomography (CT) system for generating a scout image configured to prescribe a tomographic axial/helical or target imag ...


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Jiang Hsieh, Robert E Senzig, Priya Gopinath, Kelly Lynn Karau: Methods and apparatus for generating CT scout images. John S Beulick, Armstrong Teasdale, May 27, 2004: US20040101087-A1

A method for obtaining data includes acquiring Computed Tomography (CT) scout data at a Z location with a first x-ray spectrum, and acquiring CT scout data at the Z with a second x-ray spectrum different from the first x-ray spectrum.


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Kishore C Acharya, Priya Gopinath, Litao Yan: Method and system for performing coronary artery calcification scoring. Cantor Colburn, October 9, 2003: US20030190063-A1

A method and system for performing coronary artery calcification scoring using an imaging system including obtaining image data; examining the image data so as to identify a plurality of discrete pixel elements, wherein each of the pixel elements includes a pixel value; dividing the pixel elements i ...


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Priya Gopinath, Kishore Acharya, Jianying Li: Method, system and computer product for calculating mass scores. Cantor Colburn, January 29, 2004: US20040017936-A1

A method for calculating mass scores of calcium deposits. The method includes obtaining patient image data and identifying calcium plaque in the patient image data. The calcium plaque is associated with a plurality of discrete patient pixel elements and each of the patient pixel elements includes a ...


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DeAnn M Haas, Bob L Beckett, Priya Gopinath: Method and system for producing an updated and reliable health forecast guide. GE Medical Systems Global Technology Company, Artz & Artz PC, June 23, 2005: US20050137905-A1

A method and system (10) is provided for collecting a substantial amount of health-related data to create an updated and reliable health forecast guide. In one embodiment, the system (10) includes a central server (14) for storing health-related data and creating the health forecast guide based on t ...