Publications of Chris de Korte

2021

  1. A.V. Nikolaev, L. De Jong, G. Weijers, V. Groenhuis, R.M. Mann, F.J. Siepel, B.M. Maris, S. Stramigioli, H.H.G. Hansen and C.L. De Korte. "Quantitative Evaluation of an Automated Cone-based Breast Ultrasound Scanner for MRI - 3D US Image Fusion.", IEEE transactions on medical imaging 2021;PP. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID


2020

  1. C. Chen, H.H.G. Hansen, G.A.G.M. Hendriks, J. Menssen, J.-Y. Lu and C.L. de Korte. "Point Spread Function Formation in Plane-Wave Imaging: A Theoretical Approximation in Fourier Migration.", IEEE transactions on ultrasonics, ferroelectrics, and frequency control 2020;67:296-307. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  2. G.A.G.M. Hendriks, H.H.G. Hansen, C.L. De Korte and C. Chen. "Optimization of transmission and reconstruction parameters in angular displacement compounding using plane wave ultrasound.", Physics in medicine and biology 2020;65:085007. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  3. L. de Jong, M.K. Welleweerd, J.C.M. van Zelst, F.J. Siepel, S. Stramigioli, R.M. Mann, C.L. de Korte and J.J. Fütterer. "Production and clinical evaluation of breast lesion skin markers for automated three-dimensional ultrasonography of the breast: a pilot study.", European radiology 2020;30:3356-3362. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  4. M.S. Pourier, A.M.C. Mavinkurve-Groothuis, M.M. Dull, G. Weijers, J. Loonen, L. Bellersen, C.L. de Korte and L. Kapusta. "Myocardial 2D Strain During Long-Term (>5 Years) Follow-Up of Childhood Survivors of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Treated With Anthracyclines.", The American journal of cardiology 2020. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  5. J.T. Pruijssen, C.L. de Korte, I. Voss and H.H.G. Hansen. "Vascular Shear Wave Elastography in Atherosclerotic Arteries: A Systematic Review.", Ultrasound in medicine & biology 2020. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  6. R.L.J. Verhoeven, R. Trisolini, F. Leoncini, P. Candoli, M. Bezzi, A. Messi, M. Krasnik, C.L. de Korte, J.T. Annema and E.H.F.M. van der Heijden. "Predictive Value of Endobronchial Ultrasound Strain Elastography in Mediastinal Lymph Node Staging: The E-Predict Multicenter Study Results.", Respiration; international review of thoracic diseases 2020;99:484-492. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID


2019

  1. S. Fekkes, H.H.G. Hansen, J. Menssen, A.E.C.M. Saris and C.L. de Korte. "3-D Strain Imaging of the Carotid Bifurcation: Methods and in-Human Feasibility", Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 2019. PDF DOI

  2. T.L.A. van den Heuvel, H. Petros, S. Santini, C.L. de Korte and B. van Ginneken. "Automated Fetal Head Detection and Circumference Estimation from Free-Hand Ultrasound Sweeps Using Deep Learning in Resource-Limited Countries", Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 2019;45(3):773-785. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  3. J.M. Leerink, E.L.A.M. Feijen, H.J.H. van der Pal, W.E.M. Kok, A.M.C. Mavinkurve-Groothuis, L. Kapusta, Y.M. Pinto, A.H.E.M. Maas, L. Bellersen, A.J. Teske, C.M. Ronckers, M. Louwerens, E.C. van Dalen, E. van Dulmen-den Broeder, L. Batenburg, M. van der Heiden-van der Loo, M.M. van den Heuvel-Eibrink, F.E. van Leeuwen, A.C.H. de Vries, G. Weijers, C.L. de Korte, J.J. Loonen, S.J.C.M.M. Neggers, A.B.B. Versluys, W.J.E. Tissing, L.C.M. Kremer and L.S. Group. "Diagnostic tools for early detection of cardiac dysfunction in childhood cancer survivors: Methodological aspects of the Dutch late effects after childhood cancer (LATER) cardiology study.", American heart journal 2019;219:89-98. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  4. I.D. Munsterman, M. Van Erp, G. Weijers, C. Bronkhorst, C.L. de Korte, J.P. Drenth, J.A. van der Laak and E.T. Tjwa. "A Novel Automatic Digital Algorithm that Accurately Quantifies Steatosis in NAFLD on Histopathological Whole-Slide Images", Cytometry Part B-Clinical Cytometry 2019. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  5. A.E.C.M. Saris, H.H.G. Hansen, S. Fekkes, J. Menssen, M.M. Nillesen and C.L. de Korte. "In Vivo Blood Velocity Vector Imaging Using Adaptive Velocity Compounding in the Carotid Artery Bifurcation", Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 2019;45(7):1691-1707. PDF DOI

  6. N. Van Beek, D.F. Stegeman, I. Jonkers, C.L. de Korte, D. Veeger and H. Maas. "Single finger movements in the aging hand: changes in finger independence, muscle activation patterns and tendon displacement in older adults", Experimental Brain Research 2019:1-14. PDF DOI

  7. R.L.J. Verhoeven, C.L. de Korte and E.H.F.M. van der Heijden. "Optimal Endobronchial Ultrasound Strain Elastography Assessment Strategy: An Explorative Study.", Respiration 2019;97:337-347. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID


2018

  1. N. van Alfen, K. Gijsbertse and C.L. de Korte. "How useful is muscle ultrasound in the diagnostic workup of neuromuscular diseases?", Current opinion in neurology 2018;31:568-574. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  2. N. van Beek, K. Gijsbertse, R.W. Selles, C.L. de Korte, D.H.E.J. Veeger, D.F. Stegeman and H. Maas. "Tendon displacements during voluntary and involuntary finger movements.", Journal of biomechanics 2018;67:62-68. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  3. C. Chen, G.A.G.M. Hendriks, R.J.G. van Sloun, H.H.G. Hansen and C.L. de Korte. "Improved Plane-Wave Ultrasound Beamforming by Incorporating Angular Weighting and Coherent Compounding in Fourier Domain.", IEEE transactions on ultrasonics, ferroelectrics, and frequency control 2018;65:749-765. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  4. S. Fekkes, A.E. Saris, J. Menssen, M.M. Nillesen, H.H. Hansen and C.L. De Korte. "Multi-plane ultrafast compound 3D strain imaging: experimental validation in a carotid bifurcation phantom", Applied Sciences 2018;8(4):637. PDF

  5. S. Fekkes, A.E.C.M. Saris, M.M. Nillesen, J. Menssen, H.H.G. Hansen and C.L. de Korte. "Simultaneous Vascular Strain and Blood Vector Velocity Imaging Using High-Frequency Versus Conventional-Frequency Plane Wave Ultrasound: A Phantom Study.", IEEE transactions on ultrasonics, ferroelectrics, and frequency control 2018;65:1166-1181. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  6. L.M. Geerdink, T. Delhaas, W.A. Helbing, G.J. du Marchie Sarvaas, H.T. Heide, L. Rozendaal, C.L. de Korte, P.G.M. Peer, I.M. Kuipers and L. Kapusta. "Paediatric Ebstein's anomaly: how clinical presentation predicts mortality.", Archives of disease in childhood 2018. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  7. K. Gijsbertse, M. Bakker, A. Sprengers, J. Wijntjes, S. Lassche, N. Verdonschot, C.L. de Korte and N. van Alfen. "Computer-aided detection of fasciculations and other movements in muscle with ultrasound: Development and clinical application.", Clinical Neurophysiology 2018;129:2567-2576. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  8. K. Gijsbertse, A. Sprengers, H. Naghibi Beidokhti, M. Nillesen, C. de Korte and N. Verdonschot. "Strain imaging of the lateral collateral ligament using high frequency and conventional ultrasound imaging: An ex-vivo comparison.", Journal of biomechanics 2018;73:233-237. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  9. G.A. Hendriks, C. Chen, H.H. Hansen and C.L. de Korte. "Quasi-static elastography and ultrasound plane-wave imaging: The effect of beam-forming strategies on the accuracy of displacement estimations", Applied Sciences 2018;8(3):319. PDF

  10. G.A.G.M. Hendriks, C. Chen, H.H.G. Hansen and C.L. de Korte. "3-D Single Breath-Hold Shear Strain Estimation for Improved Breast Lesion Detection and Classification in Automated Volumetric Ultrasound Scanners.", IEEE transactions on ultrasonics, ferroelectrics, and frequency control 2018;65:1590-1599. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  11. T.L.A. van den Heuvel, D. de Bruijn, C.L. de Korte and B. van Ginneken. "Automated measurement of fetal head circumference using 2D ultrasound images", PLoS One 2018;13(8). Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  12. T.L.A. van den Heuvel, D. de Bruijn, D. Moens-van de Moesdijk, A. Beverdam, B. van Ginneken and C.L. de Korte. "Comparison Study of Low-Cost Ultrasound Devices for Estimation of Gestational Age in Resource-Limited Countries", Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 2018;44(11):2250-2260. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  13. L.P. Koopman, L.M. Geerdink, S.S.M. Bossers, N. Duppen, I.M. Kuipers, A.D. Ten Harkel, G. van Iperen, G. Weijers, C. de Korte, W.A. Helbing and L. Kapusta. "Longitudinal Myocardial Deformation Does Not Predict Single Ventricle Ejection Fraction Assessed by Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Children with a Total Cavopulmonary Connection.", Pediatric cardiology 2018;39:283-293. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  14. B. Lokesh, A.M. Ten Dam, C.L. de Korte and A.K. Thittai. "Intracranial Aneurysm Expansion Might Cause Neurological Deterioration After Flow Diverter Treatment.", Ultrasound in medicine & biology 2018;44:1860-1872. Abstract DOI PMID

  15. C.F. Mooij, M.S. Pourier, G. Weijers, C.L. de Korte, Z. Fejzic, H.L. Claahsen-van der Grinten and L. Kapusta. "Cardiac function in paediatric patients with congenital adrenal hyperplasia due to 21 hydroxylase deficiency.", Clinical endocrinology 2018;88:364-371. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  16. A.E. Saris, S. Fekkes, M.M. Nillesen, H.H. Hansen and C.L. de Korte. "A PSF-shape-based beamforming strategy for robust 2D motion estimation in ultrafast data", Applied Sciences 2018;8(3):429. PDF DOI

  17. E. Swider, K. Daoudi, A.H.J. Staal, O. Koshkina, N.K. van Riessen, E. van Dinther, I.J.M. de Vries, C.L. de Korte and M. Srinivas. "Clinically-Applicable Perfluorocarbon-Loaded Nanoparticles For In vivo Photoacoustic, 19 F Magnetic Resonance And Fluorescent Imaging", Nanotheranostics 2018;2:258-268. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  18. E.J. Vinke, J. Eyding, C. de Korte, C.H. Slump, J.G. van der Hoeven and C.W.E. Hoedemaekers. "Quantification of Macrocirculation and Microcirculation in Brain Using Ultrasound Perfusion Imaging.", Acta neurochirurgica. Supplement 2018;126:115-120. Abstract DOI PMID


2017

  1. A.S.S. van den Abeelen, G. Weijers, J.C.M. van Zelst, J.M. Thijssen, R.M. Mann and C.L. de Korte. "3D quantitative breast ultrasound analysis for differentiating fibroadenomas and carcinomas smaller than 1cm", European Journal of Radiology 2017;88:141-147. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  2. K. Daoudi, M. Hoogenboom, M. den Brok, D. Eikelenboom, G.J. Adema, Jü.J. Fütterer and C.L. de Korte. "In vivo photoacoustics and high frequency ultrasound imaging of mechanical high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) ablation", Biomedical Optics Express 2017;8(4):2235-2244. DOI

  3. L.M. Geerdink, G.J. du Marchie Sarvaas, I.M. Kuipers, W.A. Helbing, T. Delhaas, H. Ter Heide, L. Rozendaal, C.L. de Korte, S.K. Singh, T. Ebels, M.G. Hazekamp, F. Haas, A.J.J.C. Bogers and L. Kapusta. "Surgical outcome in pediatric patients with Ebstein's anomaly: A multicenter, long-term study.", Congenital heart disease 2017;12:32-39. Abstract DOI PMID

  4. I.H. Gerrits, M.M. Nillesen, L. Kapusta, J.M. Thijssen and C.L. de Korte. "Three-Dimensional Model-Based Segmentation in Echocardiography Using High Temporal Tissue and Blood Flow Information.", Ultrasound in medicine & biology 2017;43:2033-2044. Abstract DOI PMID

  5. K. Gijsbertse, R. Goselink, S. Lassche, M. Nillesen, A. Sprengers, N. Verdonschot, N. van Alfen and C. de Korte. "Ultrasound Imaging of Muscle Contraction of the Tibialis Anterior in Patients with Facioscapulohumeral Dystrophy.", Ultrasound in medicine & biology 2017;43:2537-2545. Abstract DOI PMID

  6. K. Gijsbertse, A.M.J. Sprengers, M.M. Nillesen, H.H.G. Hansen, R.G.P. Lopata, N. Verdonschot and C.L. de Korte. "Three-dimensional ultrasound strain imaging of skeletal muscles.", Physics in medicine and biology 2017;62:596-611. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  7. T.L.A. van den Heuvel, D.J. Graham, K.J. Smith, C.L. de Korte and J.A. Neasham. "Development of a Low-Cost Medical Ultrasound Scanner Using a Monostatic Synthetic Aperture", IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Circuits and Systems 2017;11(4):849-857. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  8. S. Koene, J. Timmermans, G. Weijers, P. de Laat, C.L. de Korte, J.A.M. Smeitink, M.C.H. Janssen and L. Kapusta. "Is 2D speckle tracking echocardiography useful for detecting and monitoring myocardial dysfunction in adult m.3243A>G carriers? - a retrospective pilot study.", Journal of inherited metabolic disease 2017;40:247-259. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  9. C.F. Mooij, A.E. van Herwaarden, F.C.G.J. Sweep, N. Roeleveld, C.L. de Korte, L. Kapusta and H.L. Claahsen-van der Grinten. "Cardiovascular and metabolic risk in pediatric patients with congenital adrenal hyperplasia due to 21 hydroxylase deficiency.", Journal of pediatric endocrinology & metabolism : JPEM 2017;30:957-966. Abstract DOI PMID


2016

  1. H.H. Hansen, G.J. de Borst, M.L. Bots, F.L. Moll, G. Pasterkamp and C.L. de Korte. "Compound Ultrasound Strain Imaging for Noninvasive Detection of (Fibro) Atheromatous Plaques: Histopathological Validation in Human Carotid Arteries", JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging 2016;9(12):1466-1467. PDF DOI

  2. M. Arif, J. Groen, E.R. Boevé, C.L. de Korte, T. Idzenga and R. van Mastrigt. "Noninvasive Diagnosis of Bladder Outlet Obstruction in Patients with Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms Using Ultrasound Decorrelation Analysis.", The Journal of urology 2016;196:490-497. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  3. S. Fekkes, A.E.S. Swillens, H.H.G. Hansen, A.E.C.M. Saris, M.M. Nillesen, F. Iannaccone, P. Segers and C.L. de Korte. "2-D Versus 3-D Cross-Correlation-Based Radial and Circumferential Strain Estimation Using Multiplane 2-D Ultrafast Ultrasound in a 3-D Atherosclerotic Carotid Artery Model.", IEEE transactions on ultrasonics, ferroelectrics, and frequency control 2016;63:1543-1553. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  4. B. Holländer, G.A.G.M. Hendriks, R.M. Mann, H.H.G. Hansen and C.L. de Korte. "Plane-Wave Compounding in Automated Breast Volume Scanning: A Phantom-Based Study.", Ultrasound Med Biol 2016;42:2493-2503. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  5. M.M. Nillesen, A.P.J. van Dijk, A.L. Duijnhouwer, J.M. Thijssen and C.L. de Korte. "Automated Assessment of Right Ventricular Volumes and Function Using Three-Dimensional Transesophageal Echocardiography.", Ultrasound Med Biol 2016;42(2):596-606. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  6. G.A.G.M. Hendriks, B. Holländer, J. Menssen, A. Milkowski, H.H.G. Hansen and C.L. de Korte. "Automated 3D ultrasound elastography of the breast: a phantom validation study.", Phys Med Biol 2016;61(7):2665-2679. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  7. H. Hasegawa and C.L. de Korte. "Impact of element pitch on synthetic aperture ultrasound imaging.", J Med Ultrason (2001) 2016;43(3):317-325. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  8. G. Weijers, G. Wanten, J.M. Thijssen, M. van der Graaf and C.L. de Korte. "Quantitative Ultrasound for Staging of Hepatic Steatosis in Patients on Home Parenteral Nutrition Validated with Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy: A Feasibility Study.", Ultrasound Med Biol 2016;42(3):637-644. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  9. A.C. Akyildiz, H.H.G. Hansen, H.A. Nieuwstadt, L. Speelman, C.L. De Korte, A.F.W. van der Steen and F.J.H. Gijsen. "A Framework for Local Mechanical Characterization of Atherosclerotic Plaques: Combination of Ultrasound Displacement Imaging and Inverse Finite Element Analysis.", Annals of Biomedical Engineering 2016;44(4):968-79. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  10. H.H. Hansen, G.J. de Borst, M.L. Bots, F.L. Moll, G. Pasterkamp and C.L. de Korte. "Validation of Noninvasive In Vivo Compound Ultrasound Strain Imaging Using Histologic Plaque Vulnerability Features", Stroke 2016;47(11):2770-2775. PDF DOI

  11. C.L. de Korte, S. Fekkes, A.J. Nederveen, R. Manniesing and H. Hansen. "Review: Mechanical Characterization of Carotid Arteries and Atherosclerotic Plaques", IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics Ferroelectrics and Frequency Control 2016;63(10):1613-1623. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  12. A. Saris, H.H. Hansen, S. Fekkes, M. Nillesen, M. Rutten and C. de Korte. "A Comparison between Compounding Techniques using Large Beam-Steered Plane Wave Imaging for Blood Vector Velocity Imaging in a Carotid Artery Model", IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control 2016;63(11):1758-1771. PDF DOI


2015

  1. H.A. Nieuwstadt, S. Fekkes, H.H.G. Hansen, C.L. de Korte, A. van der Lugt, J.J. Wentzel, A.F.W. van der Steen and F.J.H. Gijsen. "Carotid plaque elasticity estimation using ultrasound elastography, MRI, and inverse FEA - A numerical feasibility study", Medical Engineering and Physics 2015;37:801-807. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  2. L. Remijn, G. Weijers, M.W.G. Nijhuis-van der Sanden, B.E. Groen and C.L. de Korte. "Ultrasound Imaging for Analyzing Lateral Tongue Movements during Mastication in Adults with Cerebral Palsy Compared with Adults without Oral Motor Disabilities.", Ultrasound Med Biol 2015;41(6):1784-1793. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  3. M.M. Nillesen, A.P.J. van Dijk, A.L. Duijnhouwer, J.M. Thijssen and C.L. de Korte. "Automated Assessment of Right Ventricular Volumes and Function Using Three-dimensional Transesophageal Echocardiography.", Ultrasound Med Biol 2015. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  4. M. Arif, T. Idzenga, C.L. de Korte and R. van Mastrigt. "Development of a noninvasive method to diagnose bladder outlet obstruction based on decorrelation of sequential ultrasound images.", Urology 2015;85(3):648-652. Abstract DOI PMID

  5. M. Arif, T. Idzenga, R. van Mastrigt and C.L. de Korte. "Diagnosing Bladder Outlet Obstruction Using Non-invasive Decorrelation-Based Ultrasound Imaging: A Feasibility Study in Healthy Male Volunteers.", Ultrasound Med Biol 2015. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  6. N. Duppen, L.M. Geerdink, I.M. Kuipers, S.S.M. Bossers, L.P. Koopman, A.P.J. van Dijk, J.W. Roos-Hesselink, C.L. De Korte, W.A. Helbing and L. Kapusta. "Regional ventricular performance and exercise training in children and young adults after repair of tetralogy of Fallot: randomized controlled pilot study.", Circ Cardiovasc Imaging 2015;8(4). Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  7. T. Idzenga, M. Arif, R. van Mastrigt and C.L. de Korte. "Noninvasive estimation of the pressure profile in the male urethra using ultrasound imaging", Medical Physics 2015;42:1745-1752. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  8. L. Remijn, G. Weijers, M.W.G. Nijhuis-van der Sanden, B.E. Groen and C.L. de Korte. "Ultrasound Imaging for Analyzing Lateral Tongue Movements during Mastication in Adults with Cerebral Palsy Compared with Adults without Oral Motor Disabilities", Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 2015;41:1784-1793. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  9. M. Arif, T. Idzenga, C.L. de Korte and R. van Mastrigt. "Dependence of ultrasound decorrelation on urine scatter particle concentration for a non-invasive diagnosis of bladder outlet obstruction", Neurourology and Urodynamics 2015;34(8):781-786. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID


2014

  1. C.L. de Korte, M.M. Nillesen, A.E. Saris, R.G. Lopata, J.M. Thijssen and L. Kapusta. "New developments in paediatric cardiac functional ultrasound imaging", Journal of Medical Ultrasonics 2014:279-290. DOI

  2. J. Wilbers, L.D. Dorresteijn, R. Haast, F.J. Hoebers, J.H. Kaanders, W. Boogerd, E.D. van Werkhoven, M.E. Nowee, H.H.G. Hansen, C.L. de Korte, A.C. Kappelle and E.J. van Dijk. "Progression of carotid intima media thickness after radiotherapy: A long-term prospective cohort study", Radiotherapy and Oncology 2014;113:359-363. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  3. H.L. Claahsen-van der Grinten, F. Dehzad, K. Kamphuis-van Ulzen and C.L. de Korte. "Increased Prevalence of Testicular Adrenal Rest Tumours during Adolescence in Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia", Horm Res Paediatr 2014;82:238-244. Abstract DOI PMID

  4. L. Kapusta and C.L. de Korte. "Fetal postsystolic shortening assessment by myocardial deformation imaging: sign of cardiac dysfunction?", Circulation Cardiovascular Imaging 2014;7:759-761. PDF DOI PMID

  5. B.F. Bulten, A.M.C. Mavinkurve-Groothuis, L.-F. de Geus-Oei, A.F.J. de Haan, C.L. de Korte, L. Bellersen, H.W.M. van Laarhoven and L. Kapusta. "Early myocardial deformation abnormalities in breast cancer survivors", Breast Cancer Research and Treatment 2014;146:127-135. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  6. T. Idzenga, H.H.G. Hansen, J.M. Thijssen and C.L. de Korte. "Enhancing the performance of lateral shear strain estimation by using 2-D strain imaging", IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics Ferroelectrics and Frequency Control 2014;61:756-764. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  7. J.M. Thijssen and C.L. de Korte. "Cardiological Ultrasound Imaging", Curr Pharm Des 2014;20:6150-6161. Abstract DOI PMID

  8. M. Ventura, O.C. Boerman, C. de Korte, M. Rijpkema, A. Heerschap, E. Oosterwijk, J.A. Jansen and X.F. Walboomers. "Preclinical Imaging in Bone Tissue Engineering", Tissue Engineering Part B: Reviews 2014;20:578-595. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  9. J. Wilbers, A.C. Kappelle, R.P. Kessels, S.C. Steens, F.J. Meijer, J.H. Kaanders, R.A. Haast, L.E. Versteeg, A.M. Tuladhar, C.L. de Korte, H.H.G. Hansen, F.J. Hoebers, W. Boogerd, E.D. van Werkhoven, M.E. Nowee, G. Hart, H. Bartelink, L.D. Dorresteijn and E.J. van Dijk. "Long term cerebral and vascular complications after irradiation of the neck in head and neck cancer patients: a prospective cohort study: study rationale and protocol", BMC Neurology 2014;14:132. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  10. H.H.G. Hansen, A.E.C.M. Saris, N.R. Vaka, M.M. Nillesen and C.L. de Korte. "Ultrafast vascular strain compounding using plane wave transmission", Journal of Biomechanics 2014;47:815-823. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  11. M. Arif, T. Idzenga, R. van Mastrigt and C.L. de Korte. "Estimation of Urinary Flow Velocity in Models of Obstructed and Unobstructed Urethras by Decorrelation of Ultrasound Radiofrequency Signals", Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 2014;40:938-946. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  12. A.E.C.M. Saris, M.M. Nillesen, R.G.P. Lopata and C.L. de Korte. "Correlation-Based Discrimination Between Cardiac Tissue and Blood for Segmentation of the Left Ventricle in 3-D Echocardiographic Images", Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 2014;40:596-610. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  13. T. Idzenga, E. Gaburov, W. Vermin, J. Menssen and C. De Korte. "Fast 2-D ultrasound strain imaging: the benefits of using a GPU", IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics Ferroelectrics and Frequency Control 2014;61:207-213. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  14. F.J. van Slochteren, T.I.G. van der Spoel, H.H.G. Hansen, P.H.M. Bovendeerd, P.A. Doevendans, J.P.G. Sluijter, S.A.J. Chamuleau and C.L. de Korte. "Layer-Specific Radiofrequency Ultrasound-Based Strain Analysis in a Porcine Model of Ischemic Cardiomyopathy Validated by a Geometric Model", Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 2014;40:378-388. Abstract DOI PMID


2013

  1. P.C. Struijk, H. Migchels, J.V. Mathews, P.A. Stewart, E.B. Clark, C.L. de Korte and F.K. Lotgering. "Fetal Aortic Distensibility, Compliance and Pulse Pressure Assessment during the Second Half of Pregnancy", Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 2013;39:1966-1975. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  2. S.A.E. Peters, M.L. Bots, L. Lind, K.A. Groenewegen, C. de Korte and H.M. den Ruijter. "The impact of variability in ultrasound settings on the measured echolucency of the carotid intima-media", Journal of Hypertension 2013;31:1861-1867. Abstract DOI PMID

  3. T. Idzenga, F. Farag, J. Heesakkers, W. Feitz and C.L. de Korte. "Noninvasive 2-dimensional monitoring of strain in the detrusor muscle in patients with lower urinary tract symptoms using ultrasound strain imaging", Journal of Urology 2013;189:1402-1408. Abstract DOI PMID

  4. H.H.G. Hansen, M.S. Richards, M.M. Doyley and C.L. de Korte. "Noninvasive vascular displacement estimation for relative elastic modulus reconstruction in transversal imaging planes", Sensors 2013;13:3341-3357. Abstract DOI PMID

  5. A.M.C. Mavinkurve-Groothuis, K.A. Marcus, M. Pourier, J. Loonen, T. Feuth, P.M. Hoogerbrugge, C.L. de Korte and L. Kapusta. "Myocardial 2D strain echocardiography and cardiac biomarkers in children during and shortly after anthracycline therapy for acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL): a prospective study", European Heart Journal Cardiovascular Imaging 2013;14:562-569. Abstract DOI PMID


2012

  1. C. Kollmann, C. de Korte, N.J. Dudley, N. Gritzmann, K. Martin and D.H. Evans. "Guideline for Technical Quality Assurance (TQA) of Ultrasound devices (B-Mode) - Version 1.0 (July 2012)", Ultraschall in der Medizin 2012;33:544-549. Abstract DOI PMID

  2. T. Idzenga, S. Holewijn, H.H.G. Hansen and C.L. de Korte. "Estimating Cyclic Shear Strain in the Common Carotid Artery Using Radiofrequency Ultrasound", Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 2012;38:2229–2237. Abstract DOI PMID

  3. T. Idzenga, K.D. Reesink, Y. van Swelm, H.H.G. Hansen, S. Holewijn and C.L. de Korte. "Noninvasive estimation of the blood pressure waveform in the carotid artery using continuous finger blood pressure monitoring", Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 2012;38:1998-2006. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  4. K.A. Marcus, J.A.A.E.M. van Alfen-van der Velden, B.J. Otten, G. Weijers, H.G. Yntema, C.L. de Korte and L. Kapusta. "Cardiac evaluation in children with Prader-Willi syndrome", Acta Paediatrica 2012;101:e225-e231. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  5. G. Weijers, A. Starke, J.M. Thijssen, A. Haudum, P. Wohlsein, J. Rehage and C.L. de Korte. "Transcutaneous vs. intraoperative quantitative ultrasound for staging bovine hepatic steatosis", Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 2012;38:1404-1413. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  6. H.H.G. Hansen, T. Idzenga and C.L. de Korte. "Noninvasive Vascular Strain Imaging: from Methods to Application", Current Medical Imaging Reviews 2012;8:37-45. Abstract

  7. K.A. Marcus, C.L. de Korte, T. Feuth, J.M. Thijssen, A.M. van Oort, R.B. Tanke and L. Kapusta. "Persistent reduction in left ventricular strain using two-dimensional speckle-tracking echocardiography after balloon valvuloplasty in children with congenital valvular aortic stenosis", Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography 2012;25:473-485. Abstract DOI PMID

  8. K.A. Marcus, J. Janousek, M.E. Barends, G. Weijers, C.L. de Korte and L. Kapusta. "Synchronicity of systolic deformation in healthy pediatric and young adult subjects: a two-dimensional strain echocardiography study", American Journal of Physiology: Heart and Circulatory Physiology 2012;302:H196-H205. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  9. T. Idzenga, H.H.G. Hansen, R.G.P. Lopata and C.L. de Korte. "Estimation of Longitudinal Shear Strain in the Carotid Arterial Wall Using Ultrasound Radiofrequency Data", Ultraschall in der Medizin 2012;33:275-282. Abstract DOI PMID

  10. K.A. Marcus, C.L. de Korte, T. Feuth, J.M. Thijssen and L. Kapusta. "Abnormal Two-Dimensional Strain Echocardiography Findings in Children with Congenital Valvar Aortic Stenosis", Ultraschall in der Medizin 2012;33:283-292. Abstract DOI PMID


2011

  1. C.L. de Korte, H.H.G. Hansen and A.F.W. van der Steen. "Vascular ultrasound for atherosclerosis imaging", Interface Focus 2011;1:565-575. Abstract/PDF URL

  2. J. op den Buijs, H.H.G. Hansen, R.G.P. Lopata, C.L. de Korte and S. Misra. "Predicting target displacements using ultrasound elastography and finite element modeling", IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering 2011;58:3143-3155. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  3. R.G.P. Lopata, M.M. Nillesen, J.M. Thijssen, L. Kapusta and C.L. de Korte. "Three-dimensional cardiac strain imaging in healthy children using RF-data", Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 2011;37:1399-1408. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  4. K.A. Marcus, M. Barends, E. Morava-Kozicz, T. Feuth, C.L. de Korte and L. Kapusta. "Early detection of myocardial dysfunction in children with mitochondrial disease: An ultrasound and two-dimensional strain echocardiography study", Mitochondrion 2011;11:405-412. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  5. J.M. Thijssen, K. Herzog, G. Weijers, M. Brockhan-Luedemann, A. Starke, H. Niemann, H. Bollwein and C.L. de Korte. "Ultrasound image analysis offers the opportunity to predict plasma progesterone concentrations in the estrous cycle in cows: a feasibility study", Animal Reproduction Science 2011;127:7-15. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  6. M. Nillesen, R. Lopata, J. Thijssen, L. Kapusta and C. de Korte. "A response to: A critical review and uniformized representation of statistical distributions modeling the ultrasound echo envelope", Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 2011;37:674; author reply 675-674; autho. PDF DOI PMID

  7. M. Nillesen, R. Lopata, H.J. Huisman, J. Thijssen, L. Kapusta and C. de Korte. "Correlation based 3-D segmentation of the left ventricle in pediatric echocardiographic images using radio-frequency data", Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 2011;37(9):1409-1420. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID


2010

  1. T. Delhaas, G.J. d.M. Sarvaas, M.E. Rijlaarsdam, J.L. Strengers, R.M. Eveleigh, S.E. Poulino, C.L. de Korte and L. Kapusta. "A multicenter, long-term study on arrhythmias in children with Ebstein anomaly", Pediatric Cardiology 2010;31:229-233. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  2. H.H.G. Hansen, R.G.P. Lopata, T. Idzenga and C.L. de Korte. "An angular compounding technique using displacement projection for noninvasive ultrasound strain imaging of vessel cross-sections", Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 2010;36:1947-1956. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  3. R.G.P. Lopata, J.P. van Dijk, S. Pillen, M.M. Nillesen, H. Maas, J.M. Thijssen, D.F. Stegeman and C.L. de Korte. "Dynamic imaging of skeletal muscle contraction in three orthogonal directions", Journal of Applied Physiology 2010;109:906-915. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  4. R.G.P. Lopata, H.H.G. Hansen, M.M. Nillesen, J.M. Thijssen, L. Kapusta and C.L. de Korte. "Methodical study on the estimation of strain in shearing and rotating structures using radio frequency ultrasound based on 1-D and 2-D strain estimation techniques", IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics Ferroelectrics and Frequency Control 2010;57:855-865. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  5. A.M.C. Mavinkurve-Groothuis, J. Groot-Loonen, K.A. Marcus, L. Bellersen, T. Feuth, J.P.M. Bökkerink, P.M. Hoogerbrugge, C. de Korte and L. Kapusta. "Myocardial strain and strain rate in monitoring subclinical heart failure in asymptomatic long-term survivors of childhood cancer", Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 2010;36:1783-1791. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  6. G. Weijers, A. Starke, A. Haudum, J.M. Thijssen, J. Rehage and C.L. De Korte. "Interactive vs. automatic ultrasound image segmentation methods for staging hepatic lipidosis", Ultrasonic Imaging 2010;32:143-153. Abstract/PDF URL PMID

  7. H.H.G. Hansen, R.G.P. Lopata, T. Idzenga and C.L. de Korte. "Full 2D displacement vector and strain tensor estimation for superficial tissue using beam-steered ultrasound imaging", Physics in Medicine and Biology 2010;55:3201-3218. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  8. R.G.P. Lopata, M.M. Nillesen, C.N. Verrijp, S.K. Singh, M.M.Y. Lammens, J.A.W.M. van der Laak, H.B. van Wetten, J.M. Thijssen, L. Kapusta and C.L. de Korte. "Cardiac biplane strain imaging: initial in vivo experience", Physics in Medicine and Biology 2010;55:963-979. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  9. A. Starke, A. Haudum, G. Weijers, K. Herzog, P. Wohlsein, M. Beyerbach, C.L. de Korte, J.M. Thijssen and J. Rehage. "Noninvasive detection of hepatic lipidosis in dairy cows with calibrated ultrasonographic image analysis", Journal of Dairy Science 2010;93:2952-2965. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID


2009

  1. C.L. de Korte, N. van Hees, R.G.P. Lopata, G. Weijers, C. Katsaros and J.M. Thijssen. "Quantitative assessment of oral orbicular muscle deformation after cleft lip reconstruction: an ultrasound elastography study", IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging 2009;28:1217-1222. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  2. R.G.P. Lopata, H.H.G. Hansen, M.M. Nillesen, J.M. Thijssen and C.L. De Korte. "Comparison of one-dimensional and two-dimensional least-squares strain estimators for phased array displacement data", Ultrasonic Imaging 2009;31:1-16. Abstract PMID

  3. J. Menssen, W. Colier, J. Hopman, D. Liem and C. de Korte. "A method to calculate arterial and venous saturation from near infrared spectroscopy (NIRS)", Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology 2009;645:135-140. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  4. R.G.P. Lopata, M.M. Nillesen, H.H.G. Hansen, I.H. Gerrits, J.M. Thijssen and C.L. de Korte. "Performance of two dimensional displacement and strain estimation techniques using a phased array transducer", Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 2009;35:2031-2041. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  5. A.M.C. Mavinkurve-Groothuis, G. Weijers, J. Groot-Loonen, M. Pourier, T. Feuth, C.L. de Korte, P.M. Hoogerbrugge and L. Kapusta. "Interobserver, intraobserver and intrapatient reliability scores of myocardial strain imaging with 2-d echocardiography in patients treated with anthracyclines", Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 2009;35:697-704. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  6. H.H.G. Hansen, R.G.P. Lopata and C.L. de Korte. "Noninvasive carotid strain imaging using angular compounding at large beam steered angles: validation in vessel phantoms", IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging 2009;28:872-880. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  7. R.G.P. Lopata, M.M. Nillesen, H.H.G. Hansen, I.H.H. Gerrits, J.M. Thijssen and C.L. de Korte. "Performance evaluation of methods for two-dimensional displacement and strain estimation using ultrasound radio frequency data", Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 2009;35:796-812. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  8. S. Pillen, J.P. van Dijk, G. Weijers, W. Raijmann, C.L. de Korte and M.J. Zwarts. "Quantitative gray-scale analysis in skeletal muscle ultrasound: a comparison study of two ultrasound devices", Muscle and Nerve 2009;39:781-786. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  9. M. Nillesen, R. Lopata, W. de Boode, I. Gerrits, H. Huisman, J. Thijssen, L. Kapusta and C. de Korte. "In vivo validation of cardiac output assessment in non-standard 3D echocardiographic images", Physics in Medicine and Biology 2009;54(7):1951-1962. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID


2008

  1. M. Nillesen, R. Lopata, I. Gerrits, L. Kapusta, J. Thijssen and C. de Korte. "Modeling envelope statistics of blood and myocardium for segmentation of echocardiographic images", Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 2008;34:674-680. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  2. J.M. Thijssen, A. Starke, G. Weijers, A. Haudum, K. Herzog, P. Wohlsein, J. Rehage and C.L. De Korte. "Computer-aided B-mode ultrasound diagnosis of hepatic steatosis: a feasibility study", IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics Ferroelectrics and Frequency Control 2008;55:1343-1354. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID


2007

  1. L. Kapusta, R.M. Eveleigh, S.E. Poulino, M.E. Rijlaarsdam, G.J. du Marchie Sarvaas, J.L. Strengers, T. Delhaas, C.L. de Korte, T. Feuth and W.A. Helbing. "Ebstein's anomaly: factors associated with death in childhood and adolescence: a multi-centre, long-term study", European Heart Journal 2007;28:2661-2666. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  2. N. van Hees, J. Thijssen, R.W. Huyskens, G. Weijers, M. Nillesen, C.L. de Korte and C. Katsaros. "Quantitative ultrasound imaging of healthy and reconstructed cleft lip: a feasibility study", Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal 2007;44:261-268. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  3. H. Ribbers, R.G.P. Lopata, S. Holewijn, G. Pasterkamp, J.D. Blankensteijn and C.L. de Korte. "Noninvasive two-dimensional strain imaging of arteries: validation in phantoms and preliminary experience in carotid arteries in vivo", Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 2007;33:530-540. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  4. J.M. Thijssen, G. Weijers and C.L. de Korte. "Objective performance testing and quality assurance of medical ultrasound equipment", Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 2007;33:460-471. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  5. M. Nillesen, R. Lopata, I. Gerrits, L. Kapusta, H. Huisman, J. Thijssen and C. de Korte. "Segmentation of the heart muscle in 3-D pediatric echocardiographic images", Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 2007;33(9):1453-1462. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID


2006

  1. E. de Kort, J.M. Thijssen, O. Daniëls, C.L. de Korte and L. Kapusta. "Improvement of heart function after balloon dilation of congenital valvar aortic stenosis: a pilot study with ultrasound tissue Doppler and strain rate imaging", Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 2006;32:1123-1128. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID

  2. L.I.H. Overbeek, L. Kapusta, P.G.M. Peer, C.L. de Korte, J.M. Thijssen and O. Daniels. "New reference values for echocardiographic dimensions of healthy Dutch children", European Journal of Echocardiography 2006;7:113-121. Abstract DOI PMID


2005

  1. J.M. Thijssen and C.L. de Korte. "Modeling ultrasound contrast measurement of blood flow and perfusion in biological tissue", Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 2005;31:279-285. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID


2003

  1. C.L. de Korte, J.A. Schaar, F. Mastik, P.W. Serruys and A.F. van der Steen. "Intravascular elastography: from bench to bedside", Journal of Interventional Cardiology 2003;16:253-259. Abstract PMID

  2. R. Krams, D. Segers, B. Mousavi Gourabi, W. Maat, C. Cheng, C. van Pelt, L.C.A. van Damme, P. de Feyter, T. van der Steen, C.L. de Korte and P.W. Serruys. "Inflammation and atherosclerosis: mechanisms underlying vulnerable plaque", Journal of Interventional Cardiology 2003;16:107-113. PDF PMID

  3. F.A. Lupotti, F. Mastik, S.G. Carlier, C.L. de Korte, W.J. van der Giessen, P.W. Serruys and A.F.W. van der Steen. "Quantitative IVUS blood flow: validation in vitro, in animals and in patients", Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 2003. PDF

  4. M. Naghavi, P. Libby, E. Falk, S.W. Casscells, S. Litovsky, J. Rumberger, J.J. Badimon, C. Stefanadis, P. Moreno, G. Pasterkamp, Z. Fayad, P.H. Stone, S. Waxman, P. Raggi, M. Madjid, A. Zarrabi, A. Burke, C. Yuan, P.J. Fitzgerald, D.S. Siscovick, C.L. de Korte, M. Aikawa, K.E. Juhani Airaksinen, G. Assmann, C.R. Becker, J.H. Chesebro, A. Farb, Z.S. Galis, C. Jackson, I.-K. Jang, W. Koenig, R.A. Lodder, K. March, J. Demirovic, M. Navab, S.G. Priori, M.D. Rekhter, R. Bahr, S.M. Grundy, R. Mehran, A. Colombo, E. Boerwinkle, C. Ballantyne, W. Insull, Jr, R.S. Schwartz, R. Vogel, P.W. Serruys, G.K. Hansson, D.P. Faxon, S. Kaul, H. Drexler, P. Greenland, J.E. Muller, R. Virmani, P.M. Ridker, D.P. Zipes, P.K. Shah and J.T. Willerson. "From vulnerable plaque to vulnerable patient: a call for new definitions and risk assessment strategies: Part I", Circulation 2003;108:1664-1672. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID


1994

  1. A.F. van der Steen, C.L. de Korte and J.M. Thijssen. "Ultrasonic spectroscopy of the porcine eye lens", Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 1994;20:967-974. Abstract PMID

  2. C.L. de Korte, A.F. van der Steen and J.M. Thijssen. "Acoustic velocity and attenuation of eye tissues at 20 MHz", Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 1994;20:471-480. Abstract/PDF PMID

  3. C.L. de Korte, A.F. Van Der Steen, J.M. Thijssen, J.J. Duindam, C. Otto and G.J. Puppels. "Relation between local acoustic parameters and protein distribution in human and porcine eye lenses", Exp Eye Res 1994;59:617-627. Abstract/PDF DOI PMID