Publications

Journals

  • Oliveira B, Queirós S, Morais P, Torres HR, Gomes-Fonseca J, Fonseca JC, Vilaça JL, A novel multi-atlas strategy with dense motion reconstruction for abdominal and thoracic multi-organ segmentation from computed tomography.  Medical Image Analysis (2018). [see]
     
  • Torres HR, Queirós S, Morais P, Oliveira B, Fonseca JC, Vilaça JL, Kidney Segmentation in Ultrasound, Magnetic Resonance and Computed Tomography Images: A Systematic Review. Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine (2018).  [see]
     
  • Queirós S., Morais P., Dubois C., Voigt J-U, Fehske W, Kuhn A, Achenbach T, Fonseca JC, Vilaça JL, D’hooge J, Validation of a Novel Software Tool for Automatic Aortic Annular Sizing in Three-Dimensional Transesophageal Echocardiographic Images, Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography (2018). [see] 
     
  • Morais P, Vilaça JL, Queirós S, Marchi A, Bourier F, Deisenhofer I, D’hooge J,  Tavares J.M.R.S., Automated segmentation of the atrial region and fossa ovalis towards computer-aided planning of inter-atrial wall interventions, Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine, (2018). [see]
     
  • Queiros S, Morais P, Barbosa D, Fonseca JC, Vilaca JL, D’hooge J, MITT: Medical Image Tracking Toolbox, IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging (2018). [see]
     
  • Morais P., Queirós S., Meester PD, Budts W., Vilaça JL., Tavares JMRS, D’hooge J., Fast Segmentation of the Left Atrial Appendage in 3D Transesophageal Echocardiographic Images. IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control, 2018. [see]
     
  • Morais P, Vilaça JL, Queirós S, Bourier F., Tavares JMRS, D’hooge J., A competitive strategy for multi-structure segmentation based on deformable models. Medical Image Analysis, Vol. 42, 102- 116 (2017). [see]
     
  • Morais P, Tavares JMRS, Queirós S, Veloso F, D’hooge J, Vilaça JL, Development of a patient-specific atrial phantom model for planning and training of inter-atrial interventions. Medical Physics, Vol. 44, 5638–5649 (2017). [see]
     
  • Morais P, Queirós S, Heyde B, Engvall J, D’hooge J, Vilaça JL, Fully automatic left ventricular myocardial strain estimation in tagged Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Physics in Medicine & Biology, Vol. 62, 6899- 6919 (2017). [see]
     
  • Lima E., Rodrigues PL, Mota P, Carvalho N, Dias E, Correia-Pinto J, Autorino R, Vilaça JL (2017). Ureteroscopy-assisted Percutaneous Kidney Access Made Easy: First Clinical Experience with a Novel Navigation System Using Electromagnetic Guidance (IDEAL Stage 1), European Urology. [see], IF:14.976
     
  • Queirós S., Vilaça JL, Morais P, Fonseca JC, D'hooge J., Barbosa D (2017). Fast multimodal left ventricle tracking using localized anatomically constrained affine optical flow, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Biomedical Engineering, [see], IF: 1.849
     
  • Gomes-Fonseca J*, Vilaça JL*, Henriques-Coelho T, Direito-Santos B, A.C.M. Pinho, Fonseca JC, Correia-Pinto J (2017). A new methodology for assessment of pectus excavatum correction after bar removal in Nuss procedure: preliminary study, Journal of Pediatric Surgery, [see], IF: 1.733
     
  • Queirós S., Duboisd C, Morais P, Adriaenssens T., Fonseca J, Vilaça JL+D’hooge J+ (2016). Automatic 3D aortic annulus sizing by computed tomography in the planning of transcatheter aortic valve implantation. Journal of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography, [see], IF: 2.472
     
  • Castro A.P.G., Pacheco J.D., Lourenço C., Queirós S., Moreira A.H.J., Rodrigues N.F., Vilaça JL, (2016). Evaluation of spinal posture using Microsoft Kinect™: A preliminary case-study with 98 volunteers, Porto Biomedical Journal, [see] IF: NA
     
  • Sandro Queirós, Alexandros Papachristidis, Pedro Morais, Konstantinos Theodoropoulos, Jaime Fonseca, Mark Monaghan, João L. Vilaça, Jan D'hooge (2016). Fully Automatic 3D-TEE segmentation for the planning of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation. IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering. [see]
     
  • Pedro Morais, João L. Vilaça, Joris Ector, Jan D'hooge, João Tavares (2016). Novel solutions applied in transseptal puncture: a systematic review. Journal of Medical Devices. [see]
     
  • Sandro Queirós, Alexandros Papachristidis, Daniel Barbosa, Konstantinos Theodoropoulos, Jaime Fonseca, Mark Monaghan, João L. Vilaça, Jan D'hooge (2016). Fully Automatic 3D-TEE segmentation for the planning of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation. IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging. [see]
     
  • Pedro Morais, Sandro Queirós, Adriano Ferreira, Nuno F. Rodrigues, Maria J. Baptista, Jan D'hooge, João L. Vilaça, Daniel Barbosa (2015). Dense motion field estimation from myocardial boundary displacements, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Biomedical Engineering. IF: 2.052 [see]
     
  • Sandro Queirós , Daniel Barbosa, Jan Engvalle, Tino Ebberse, Eike Nagelf, Sebastian I. Sarvarig, Piet Claus, Jaime C. Fonseca, João L. Vilaça, Jan D'hooge Multi-center validation of an automatic algorithm for fast 4D myocardial segmentation in cine CMR datasets, European Heart Journal - Cardiovascular Imaging. IF: 4.105 [see]
     
  •  Leite M, Carvalho AF, Costa P, Pereira R, Moreira A, Rodrigues N, Laureano S, Correia-Pinto J, Vilaça JL, Leão P (accepted). Assessment of the Laparoscopic Skills Performance: 2D versus 3D and Classic Instrument Versus Novel Hand-Held Robotic Device for Laparoscopy, Surgical Innovation. IF: 1.537  [see]
     
  • Morais-Santos F., Granja S., Miranda-Gonçalves E., Moreira A., Queirós S., Vilaça JL, Schmitt FC, Longatto-Filho A., Paredes J., Baltazar F, Pinheiro C. (accepted). Targeting lactate transport suppresses in vivo breast tumor growth, Oncotarget. IF: 6.630 [see]
     
  •  António H.J. Moreira, Nuno F. Rodrigues, A.C.M. Pinho, Jaime C. Fonseca, João L. Vilaça (accepted). Accuracy of dental implant impression techniques: A systematic review. Clinical Implant Dentistry and Related Research. IF: 2.796 [see]
     
  • S. Queirós, D. Barbosa, B. Heyde, P. Morais, J. L. Vilaça, D. Friboulet, O. Bernard, and J. D’hooge, "Fast automatic myocardial segmentation in 4D cine CMR datasets," Medical image analysis, vol. 18, pp. 1115-1131, 2014. [see]
     
  • Pedro L. Rodrigues, Nuno F. Rodrigues, Duarte Duque, Sara Granja, Jorge Correia-Pinto, and João L. Vilaça, “Automated Image Analysis of Lung Branching Morphogenesis from Microscopic Images of Fetal Rat Explants,” Computational and Mathematical Methods in Medicine, vol. 2014, Article ID 820214, 9 pages, 2014. doi:10.1155/2014/820214. [see]
     
  • Pedro L. Rodrigues, Nuno F. Rodrigues, António H.J. Moreira, ACM Pinho, Jaime C. Fonseca, Jorge Correia-Pinto, João L. Vilaça. Automatic Modeling of Pectus Excavatum Corrective Prosthesis using Artificial Neural Networks; Journal of Medical Engineering & Physics.
     
  • J. L. Vilaça, P. L. Rodrigues, T. R. Soares, J. C. Fonseca, A. C. Pinho, T. Henriques-Coelho, et al., "Automatic Prebended Customized Prosthesis for Pectus Excavatum Minimally Invasive Surgery Correction," Surgical innovation, p. 1553350613506299, 2013.
     
  • P. L. Rodrigues, J. L. Vilaça, C. Oliveira, A. Cicione, J. Rassweiler, J. Fonseca, et al., "Collecting system percutaneous access using real-time tracking sensors: First pig model in vivo experience," The Journal of urology, vol. 190, pp. 1932-1937, 2013.[see]
     
  • Sara C. Neves, ACM Pinho, Jaime C. Fonseca, Nuno F. Rodrigues, Tiago Henriques-Coelho, Jorge Correia-Pinto, João L. Vilaça (2013), Finite element analysis of pectus carinatum surgical correction via a minimally invasive approach, Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering.[see]
     
  • P. L. Rodrigues, B. Direito-Santos, A. H. Moreira, J. C. Fonseca, A. Pinho, N. F. Rodrigues, et al., "Variations of the soft tissue thicknesses external to the ribs in Pectus Excavatum patients," Journal of pediatric surgery, vol. 48, pp. 1878-1886, 2013.[see]
     
  • P. L. Rodrigues, N. F. Rodrigues, J. Fonseca, E. Lima, and J. L. Vilaca, "Kidney targeting and puncturing during percutaneous nephrolithotomy: recent advances and future perspectives," J Endourol, vol. 27, pp. 826-34, Jul 2013.[see]
     
  • A. Teixeira-Castro, M. Ailion, A. Jalles, H. R. Brignull, J. L. Vilaça, N. Dias, et al., "Neuron-specific proteotoxicity of mutant ataxin-3 in C. elegans: rescue by the DAF-16 and HSF-1 pathways," Human molecular genetics, vol. 20, pp. 2996-3009, 2011. [see]
     
  • João L. Vilaça, Jaime C. Fonseca, & A.C. Pinho (2010). 3D Surface Profile Machine for Characterization for Pavement Texture - TexScan, Mechatronics, Elsevier, 20(6): 674.685. [see]
     
  • João L. Vilaça, Jaime C. Fonseca, & A.C. Pinho (2010). Non-contact 3D acquisition system based on stereo vision and laser triangulation, Machine Vision and Applications, SPRINGER. 21(3). 
     
  • João L. Vilaça, Jaime C. Fonseca, & A. C. Pinho, (2009). Calibration procedure for 3D measurement systems using two cameras and laser line. OPTICS&LASER TECHNOLOGY, Elsevier. 41(2): 112-119. [see]

Proceedings

  • Morais P, Vilaça JL, Queirós S, Rodrigues P., Tavares J.M.R.S., D’hooge J, A novel interventional guidance framework for transeptal puncture in left atrial interventions, MICCAI 2018 Workshop on Bio-Imaging and Visualization for Patient-Customized Solutions.
     
  • Oliveira B, Torres H, Queirós S, Morais P, Fonseca J, D’hooge J, Rodrigues N, Vilaça JL, Segmentation of Kidney and Renal Collecting System on 3D Computed Tomography Images, In proceeding of the IEEE 6th International Conference on Serious Games and Applications for Health, Vienna, Austria, 2018.
     
  • Fonseca J, Morais P, Queiros S, Veloso F,  Pinho ACM, Fonseca J, Correia-Pinto J and Vilaça JL, Personalized dynamic phantom of the right and left ventricles based on patient-specific anatomy for echocardiography studies – preliminary results, In proceeding of the IEEE 6th International Conference on Serious Games and Applications for Health, Vienna, Austria, 2018.
     
  • Gomes-Fonseca J. Miranda A., Morais P. Queirós S., Pinho ACM, Fonseca JC, Correia-Pinto J, Lima E. Vilaça JL, A Dual-Modal CT/US Kidney Phantom Model for Image-Guided Percutaneous Renal Access. In: Tavares J., Natal Jorge R. (eds) VipIMAGE 2017. ECCOMAS 2017. Lecture Notes in Computational Vision and Biomechanics, Springer, Cham, Vol 27, 378-387 (2017). [see]
     
  • Silva S, Queirós S, Moreira A, Veloso F, Rodrigues N, Oliveira E and Vilaça JL, (2017) Classification algorithms for body posture, 2017 IEEE International Conference on Serious Games and Applications for Health (SeGAH), Perth, Australia, 2017.
     
  • Carvalho P, Queirós S, Moreira A, Brito J, Terroso M, Veloso F, Rodrigues F and Vilaça JL (2017) Instrumented vest for postural reeducation, 2017 IEEE International Conference on Serious Games and Applications for Health (SeGAH), Perth, Australia, 2017.
     
  • Helena R. Torres, Bruno Oliveira, Sandro Queirós, Pedro Morais, Jaime C. Fonseca, Jan D'hooge, Nuno F. Rodrigues, João L. Vilaça (2016). Kidney segmentation in 3D CT images using B-spline Explicit Active Surfaces. IEEE International Conference on Serious Games and Applications for Health (SeGAH). [see]
     
  • A. Ferreira, P. Morais, S. Queirós, F. Veloso, N.F. Rodrigues, J. Correira-Pinto, J.L. Vilaça. A proof of concept of an Augmented Reality system for Nuss Surgery, VIPIMAGE2015
     
  • Daniel Barbosa, Sandro Queirós, Jan D'hooge, João L. Vilaça (2015). Improving the robustness of interventional 4D ultrasound segmentation through the use of personalized prior shape models. SPIE Medical Imaging 2015, 21 - 26 February 2015, Orlando, United States.
     
  • Daniel Barbosa, Sandro Queirós, Nuno Rodrigues, Jorge Correia-Pinto, João L. Vilaça (2015), Semi-automatic 3D segmentation of costal cartilage in CT data from Pectus Excavatum patients, SPIE Medical Imaging 2015, 21 - 26 February 2015, Orlando, United States.
     
  • P. Morais, S. Queirós, A. H. Moreira, A. Ferreira, E. Casanova, D. Duque, N. F. Rodrigues, João. L. Vilaça (2015) Computer aided recognition of dental implants in X-ray images using a semi-automatic strategy, SPIE Medical Imaging 2015, 21 - 26 February 2015, Orlando, United States.
     
  • Pedro L. Rodrigues, Nuno F. Rodrigues, Jaime C. Fonseca, M. A. von Krüger, W. C. A. Pereira, João L. Vilaça (2015). A-scan ultrasound system for real-time puncture safety assessment during percutaneous nephrolithotomy, SPIE Medical Imaging 2015, 21 - 26 February 2015, Orlando, United States.
     
  • Pedro L. Rodrigues, Nuno F. Rodrigues, Jaime C. Fonseca, João L. Vilaça (2015). Validation of percutaneous puncture trajectory during renal access using 4D ultrasound reconstruction, SPIE Medical Imaging 2015, 21 - 26 February 2015, Orlando, United States.
     
  • Andrea Perissinotto, P. Morais, S. Queirós, N. F. Rodrigues, M. J. Baptista, J. D'hooge, João. L. Vilaça, D. Barbosa (2015). Robust temporal alignment of multimodal cardiac sequences, SPIE Medical Imaging 2015, 21 - 26 February 2015, Orlando, United States.
     
  • Sandro Queirós, João L. Vilaça, Pedro Morais, Jaime C. Fonseca, Jan D'hooge, Daniel Barbosa (2015). Fast left ventricle tracking in CMR images using localized anatomical affine optical flow, SPIE Medical Imaging 2015, 21 - 26 February 2015, Orlando, United States
     
  • António H. J. Moreira, Sandro Queirós, Pedro Morais, Nuno F. Rodrigues, André Correia, Valter Fernandes, ACM Pinho, Jaime C. Fonseca, João L. Vilaça (2015) Voxel-based registration of simulated and real patient CBCT data for accurate dental implant pose estimation. SPIE Medical Imaging 2015, 21 - 26 February 2015, Orlando, United States
     
  • P. L. Rodrigues, João L. Vilaça, J.C. Fonseca, M. A. von Krüger, W. C. A. Pereira. (2014) Acoustic propagation study of a piezoelectric ceramic with 3.3 Mhz for percutaneous kidney access, XXIV Congresso Brasileiro de Engenharia Biomédica - CBEB 2014.
     
  • António H.J. Moreira, Sandro Queirós, Nuno F. Rodrigues, ACM Pinho, Jaime C. Fonseca, João L. Vilaça (2014). An electromagnetic tracker system for the design of a dental superstructure, III International Conference on Biodental Engineering, 22 - 23 Junho 2014 (Porto - Portugal).
     
  • António H.J. Moreira, Sandro Queirós, Pedro L. Rodrigues, Nuno F. Rodrigues, ACM Pinho, Jaime C. Fonseca, João L. Vilaça. Electromagnetic tracker calibration influence in the design of a dental superstructure for edentulous patients, 9th IEEE International Symposium on Medical Measurement and Applications MEMEA 2014, 11-12, June, Lisbon, Portugal.
     
  • Pedro L. Rodrigues, António H.J. Moreira, Nuno F. Rodrigues, ACM Pinho, Jaime C. Fonseca, Estevão Lima, João L. Vilaça (2014). Preliminary clinical trial in percutaneous nephrolithotomy using a real-time navigation system for percutaneous kidney access; SPIE Medical Imaging 2014: Image-Guided Procedures, Robotic Interventions, and Modeling; 15 - 20 February 2014, San Diego, United States.
     
  • Pedro L. Rodrigues, António H.J. Moreira, Nuno F. Rodrigues, ACM Pinho, Jaime C. Fonseca, Jorge Correia-Pinto, João L. Vilaça (2014). Artificial neural networks for automatic modelling of the pectus excavatum corrective prosthesis; SPIE Medical Imaging 2014: Computer-Aided Diagnosis; 15 - 20 February 2014, San Diego, United States.
     
  • António H.J. Moreira, Sandro Queirós, José Fonseca, Pedro L. Rodrigues, Nuno F. Rodrigues, João L. Vilaça (2014). Real-time hand tracking for rehabilitation and character animation, IEEE SEGAH – Serious Games and Applications for health, 15 -17 May 2014, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
     
  • Ricardo Pereira, António H.J. Moreira, Mariana Leite, Pedro L. Rodrigues, Sandro Queirós, Nuno F. Rodrigues, Pedro Leão, João L. Vilaça (2014). Hand-Held Robotic Device for Laparoscopic Surgery and Training, IEEE SEGAH – Serious Games and Applications for health, 15 -17 May 2014, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
     
  • Luis Torrão, Sandro Queirós, Pedro Teixeira, João L. Vilaça and Nuno Rodrigues (2013). Palco: A Multisensor Realtime 3D Cartoon Production System IEEE SEGAH – Serious Games and Applications for health, 2 and 3 May 2013, Algarve, Portugal.[see]
     
  • S. Queirós, D. Barbosa, B. Heyde, P. Morais, D. Fibroulet, P. Claus, O. Bernard and J. D’hooge, “Fast fully automatic segmentation of the myocardium in 2D cine MR images“, in Functional Imaging and Modeling of the Heart (FIMH2013), 2013, pp. 71-79.[see] [download]
     
  • P. Morais, B. Heyde, D. Barbosa, S. Queirós, P. Claus, and J. D’hooge, “Cardiac motion and deformation estimation from tagged MRI sequences using a temporal coherent image registration framework”, in Functional Imaging and Modeling of the Heart (FIMH2013), 2013, pp. 316-324.[see] [download]
     
  • António H. J. Moreira, João Gomes Fonseca, Pedro L. Rodrigues, Jaime C. Fonseca, A. C. M. Pinho, Jorge Correia-Pinto, Nuno F. Rodrigues, João L. Vilaça, 2013, “Assessment of 3D scanners for modeling Pectus Carinatum corrective bar”, 8th International Joint Conference on Computer Vision, Imaging and Computer Graphics Theory and Applications (VISAPP), Barcelona, Espanha. [see]
     
  • Pedro L. Rodrigues, Sara Granja, António Moreira, Nuno Rodrigues, João L. Vilaça , 2013, “Algorithm for lung branching morphogenesis determination of fetal rat explants grown in vitro”, 8th International Joint Conference on Computer Vision, Imaging and Computer Graphics Theory and Applications (VISAPP), Barcelona, Espanha. [see]
     
  • João L. Vilaça, Pedro L. Rodrigues, António H.J. Moreira, João Fonseca, A.C.M. Pinho, Jaime C. Fonseca, Nuno Rodrigues, 2013, “Automatic Modeling of an Orthotic Bracing for Nonoperative Correction of Pectus Carinatum”, 8th International Joint Conference on Computer Vision, Imaging and Computer Graphics Theory and Applications (VISAPP), Barcelona, Espanha. [see]
     
  • Sandro Queirós, João L. Vilaça, Nuno F. Rodrigues, Sara Neves, Pedro M. Teixeira, Jorge Correia-Pinto (2011). A serious game for laparoscopic surgery training, IEEE SEGAH – Serious Games and Applications for health, 12 - 17 November 2011, Braga, Portugal. [see]
     
  • J. L. Vilaça, A. H. Moreira, P. L. Rodrigues, N. F. Rodrigues, and S. Queirós, "Tooth Adventure", SBGames2013, São Paulo.[see]
     
  • J. G. Fonseca, A. H. Moreira, P. L. Rodrigues, J. C. Fonseca, A. Pinho, J. Correia-Pinto, et al., "Thoracic wall reconstruction using ultrasound images to model/bend the thoracic prosthesis for correction of pectus excavatum," in SPIE Medical Imaging, 2012, pp. 83200L-83200L-11.[see]
     
  • A. H. Moreira, P. L. Rodrigues, J. Fonseca, A. Pinho, N. F. Rodrigues, J. Correia-Pinto, et al., "Pectus excavatum postsurgical outcome based on preoperative soft body dynamics simulation," in SPIE Medical Imaging, 2012, pp. 83160K-83160K-8.[see] 
     
  • P. L. Rodrigues, A. H. Moreira, A. Teixeira-Castro, J. Oliveira, N. Dias, N. F. Rodrigues, et al., "Automatic segmentation and 3D feature extraction of protein aggregates in Caenorhabditis elegans," in SPIE Medical Imaging, 2012, pp. 83170K-83170K-7.[see]
     
  • J. L. Vilaça, A. H. Moreira, L. Pedro, N. Rodrigues, J. C. Fonseca, A. Pinho, et al., "Virtual simulation of the postsurgical cosmetic outcome in patients with Pectus Excavatum," in SPIE Medical Imaging, 2011, pp. 79642L-79642L-15. [see]
     
  • A. Teixeira-Castro, N. Dias, P. Rodrigues, J. F. Oliveira, N. F. Rodrigues, P. Maciel, et al., "An image processing application for quantification of protein aggregates in Caenorhabditis elegans," in 5th International Conference on Practical Applications of Computational Biology & Bioinformatics (PACBB 2011), 2011, pp. 31-38. [see]
     
  • P. Rodrigues, J. L. Vilaca, and J. Fonseca, "An image processing application for liver tumour segmentation," in Bioengineering (ENBENG), 2011. ENBENG 2011. 1st Portuguese Meeting in, 2011, pp. 1-6. [see]
     
  • João L. Vilaça, Jaime C. Fonseca, & A.C. Pinho (2006). Stereo Vision Calibration Procedure for 3D Surface Measurements, 32nd Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society (IECON-2006), realizada nos dias 7 a 10 de Novembro, em Paris - França. [see]
     
  • João L. Vilaça, Jaime C. Fonseca & A.C. Pinho (2006). Calibration Procedure for 3D Surface Measurements using Stereo Vision and Laser Stripe, RPD – Rapid Product Development event (RPD 2006), conferência decorrida nos dias13 a 14 de Novembro, Marinha Grande – Portugal. [see]
     
  • João L. Vilaça, Mário F. Rodrigues, Jaime C. Fonseca, & José A. Mendes (2004). Integração de um Servidor Web num Sistema de Pesagem, 3ra Conferencia Ibero-americana em Sistemas, Cibernética e Informática (CISCI 2004), celebrada nos dias 21 a 25 de Julho, em Orlando (Florida). [see]

     

Abstracts in Conferences

  • Pedro Morais, João L. Vilaça, S. Queirós, Jan D'hooge, João Tavares (2016). Generation of Anatomical Models for Biomechanical Simulation of Transseptal Puncture. The 14th International Sumposium Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering. [see]
     
  • Pedro L. Rodrigues, António H. J. Moreira, Jaime C. Fonseca, ACM Pinho, Tiago Henriques-Coelho, Nuno F. Rodrigues, Jorge Correia-Pinto, João L. Vilaça, 2012, "Pectus Excavatum Prosthesis Simulation using Artificial Neuronal Networks", 1º Congresso da Sociedade Portuguesa de Simulação Aplicada às Ciências da Saúde (SPSIM), Braga, Portugal. [see]
     
  • António H. J. Moreira, Pedro L. Rodrigues, Jaime C. Fonseca, ACM Pinho, Nuno F. Rodrigues, João L. Vilaça, 2012, "Pectus Excavatum Postsurgical Outcome based on Preoperaive Volumetric Mass Spring Model Simulation", 1º Congresso da Sociedade Portuguesa de Simulação Aplicada às Ciências da Saúde (SPSIM), Braga, Portugal. [see]
     
  • Pedro L. Rodrigues, António H. J. Moreira, Jaime C. Fonseca, Nuno F. Rodrigues, Jorge Correia-Pinto, Estevão Lima, João L. Vilaça, 2012, "Percutaneous Puncture Simulation using a Magnetic Motion Tracking System", 1º Congresso da Sociedade Portuguesa de Simulação Aplicada às Ciências da Saúde (SPSIM), Braga, Portugal. [see]
     
  • P. Rodrigues, J. L. Vilaça, and J. C. Fonseca, "A Region-Based Approach for Semiautomatic Liver Tumor Segmentation on 3D MR and CT Images," presented at the 16th Portuguese Conference on Pattern Recognition, Vila Real, 2010. [see]

Patents

  • Vilaça JL, Rodrigues P, Queirós S, Rodrigues N, Fonseca J. Correia-Pinto J, Lima E. A radiation free guidance system for percutaneous renal access in minimally invasive interventions, 2015, Patente Provisória (PAT -)
     
  • Moreira A, Fonseca J, Pinho ACM, Vilaça JL. Sistema de aquisição da posição e orientação tridimensional de implantes dentários e respetivo método de utilização, 2015, Patente Provisória (PAT - 20151000007530).
     
  •  Moreira A, Queirós A, Rodrigues N, Fonseca J, Pinho ACM, Vilaça JL Método para determinação da posição e orientação tridimensional de implantes em imagens médicas, 2015, Patente Provisória (PAT - 20151000007617)
     
  • João L. Vilaça, ACM Pinho, Jorge Correia-Pinto, Jaime Fonseca, Nuno Peixinho, PT2008/103824 - Sistema de Modelagem/Dobragem Automática e Personalizada de Prótese Cirúrgica Para Correcção de PECTUS EXCAVATUM com Bases na Informação Imagiológica pré-cirúrgica.
     
  • João L. Vilaça, ACM Pinho, Jorge Correia-Pinto, Jaime Fonseca, Nuno Peixinho, WO2009/035358 - System for automatic and personalized modelling/bending of surgical prosthesis for correction of pectus excavatum based on pre-surgical imagiology information. [see]

Chapters in books

  • Pedro L. Rodrigues, António H. J. Moreira, Jaime C. Fonseca, ACM Pinho, Nuno F. Rodrigues, João L. Vilaça. A Region-Based Algorithm for Automatic Bone Segmentation in Volumetric CT. Image Processing: Methods AaC, editor: NOVA Publishers, 2012. pp. 195-205v p. [see]
     
  • Luis Torrão, Nuno Rodrigues, João L. Vilaça (2010). Energy for Life: A Step Towards an Energetic Sustainable World, Game Play Society - Contributions to Contemporary Computer Game Studies, Kopaed. [see]

Thesis

  • Helena Torres (2016), "Kidney Segmentation in 3D Ultrasound Images". University of Minho, 2016.
     
  • Bruno Oliveira (2016), "Automatic Multi-organ Segmentation of Ventral Cavity in 3D Computed Tomography". University of Minho, 2016.
     
  • António Moreira (2016), "Dental implants' acquisition system for personalized dental prosthesis". Unveristy of Minho, 2016. [see]
     
  • Pedro Morais (2013), "Cardiac motion and deformation estimation in tagged magnetic resonance imaging". University of Minho, 2013. [see]
     
  • Sandro Queirós (2013), "Fast fully automatic myocardial segmentation in 4D cine cardiac magnetic resonance datasets". University of Minho, 2013. [see]
     
  • João Fonseca (2011), "Determinação da grade costal em pacientes com pectus excavatum utilizando técnicas imagiológicas sem radiação". University of Minho, 2011. [see]
     
  • Pedro Rodrigues (2010), "Segmentação Imagiológica para Melhorias de Diagnóstico em Aplicações Médicas". University of Minho, 2011.