bioeffects

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A Theoretical Study of Inertial Cavitation from Acoustic Radiation Force Impulse Imaging and Implications for the Mechanical Index. Ultrasound Med Biol; 41(2) 2015.
Should the mechanical index be revised for ARFI imaging? IEEE Int Ultrason Symp 2012;2012.
Augmentation of HIFU-Induced Heating With Fibers Embedded in a Phantom. Ultrasound Med Biol; 37(3) 2011.
The Thermal Index Its Strengths, Weaknesses, and Proposed Improvements. J Ultrasound Med 30.5 (2011): 714-734.
Ultrasound Biosafety Considerations for the Practicing Sonographer and Sonologist. J J Ultrasound Med 28(2):139-50 (2009).
The Risk of Exposure to Diagnostic Ultrasound in Postnatal Subjects Nonthermal Mechanisms. J Ultrasound Med, 28(2):139-50 (2009).
American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine consensus report on potential bioeffects of diagnostic ultrasound: executive summary. J Ultrasound Med. 2008 Apr;27(4):503-15.
A Proposal to Clarify the Relationship Between the Thermal Index and the Corresponding Risk to the Patient. Ultrasound Med Biol, 33(9):1489-94 (2007).
Quantification of risk from fetal exposure to diagnostic ultrasound.Prog Biophys Mol Biol 93(1–3) 2007.
Evaluation of the Threshold for Lung Hemorrhage by Diagnostic Ultrasound and a Proposed New Safety Index. Ultrasound Med Biol Volume 33(5) 2007.
Biological and environmental factors affecting ultrasound-induced hemolysis in vitro: 5. Temperature. Ultrasound Med Biol, 32(6):893-904 (2006).
A model for the dynamics of gas bubbles in soft tissue. J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 118, 3595 (2005).
Frequency, pulse length, and the mechanical index. ARLO 6, 162 (2005).
A new perspective on hyperthermia-induced birth defects: The role of activation energy and its relation to obstetric ultrasound. J Therm Biol 30(5) 2005.
A theoretical study of acoustic cavitation produced by “positive-only” and “negative-only” pressure waves in relation to in vivo studies. Ultrasound Med Biol 29(2) 2003.
Spontaneous homogeneous nucleation, inertial cavitation and the safety of diagnostic ultrasound. Ultrasound Med Biol 28(10) 2002.
159th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America/Noise-Con 19–23 April 2010 Baltimore MD.
Arrhenius thermodynamics and birth defects: chemical teratogen synergy. Untested, testable, and projected relevance. Birth Defects Res C Embryo Today. 99(1) 2013.
2015 Graduate Student Research Council Research Forum
79th Annual Meeting of The Mississippi Academy of Sciences 2015
8th Mississippi Regional Biophysical Consortium 2015.