Publications

  1. Mehrmohammadi M, Alizad A, Kinnick RR, Davis BJ, Fatemi M. Feasibility of vibro-acoustography with a quasi-2D ultrasound array transducer for detection and localizing of permanent prostate brachytherapy seeds: A pilot ex vivo study. Med Phys. 2014 Sep; 41(9):092902.
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  2. Nenadic IZ, Qiang B, Urban MW, de Araujo Vasconcelo LH, Nabavizadeh A, Alizad A, Greenleaf JF, Fatemi M. Ultrasound bladder vibrometry method for measuring viscoelasticity of the bladder wall. Phys Med Biol. 2013 Apr 21; 58(8):2675-95. Epub 2013 Apr 03.
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  3. Urban MW, Chalek C, Haider B, Thomenius KE, Fatemi M, Alizad A. A beamforming study for implementation of vibro-acoustography with a 1.75-D array transducer. IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control. 2013 Mar; 60(3):535-51.
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  4. Alizad A, Mehrmohammadi M, Mitri FG, Davis BJ, Sebo TJ, Mynderse LA, Kinnick RR, Greenleaf JF, Fatemi M. Application of vibro-acoustography in prostate tissue imaging. Med Phys. 2013 Feb; 40(2):022902.
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  5. Bayat M, Alizad A, Tamminga R, Pulido JS, Fatemi M. Imaging errors in localization of COMS-type plaques in choroidal melanoma brachytherapy. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2013; 54(10):6852-60. Epub 2013 Oct 21.
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  6. Alizad A, Urban MW, Morris JC, Reading CC, Kinnick RR, Greenleaf JF, Fatemi M. In vivo thyroid vibro-acoustography: a pilot study. BMC Med Imaging. 2013; 13:12. Epub 2013 Mar 27.
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  7. Mehrmohammadi M, Alizad A, Kinnick RR, Davis BJ, Fatemi M. Vibro-acoustography with 1.75D ultrasound array transducer for detection and localization of permanent prostate brachytherapy seeds: Ex vivo study. Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE. 2013; 8675:86750W.
  8. Alizad A, Whaley DH, Urban MW, Carter RE, Kinnick RR, Greenleaf JF, Fatemi M. Breast vibro-acoustography: initial results show promise. Breast Cancer Res. 2012 Sep 29; 14(5):R128. [Epub ahead of print]
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  9. Kamimura HA, Urban MW, Carneiro AA, Fatemi M, Alizad A. Vibro-acoustography beam formation with reconfigurable arrays. IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control. 2012 Jul; 59(7):1421-31.
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  10. Urban MW, Alizad A, Aquino W, Greenleaf JF, Fatemi M. A Review of Vibro-acoustography and its Applications in Medicine. Curr Med Imaging Rev. 2011 Nov 1; 7(4):350-9.
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  11. Urban MW, Alizad A, Fatemi M. Vibro-acoustography and multifrequency image compounding. Ultrasonics. 2011 Aug; 51(6):689-96. Epub 2011 Feb 13.
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  12. Chen S, Aquino W, Alizad A, Urban MW, Kinnick R, Greenleaf JF, Fatemi M. Thermal safety of vibro-acoustography using a confocal transducer. Ultrasound Med Biol. 2010 Feb; 36(2):343-9.
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  13. Mitri FG, Davis BJ, Urban MW, Alizad A, Greenleaf JF, Lischer GH, Wilson TM, Fatemi M. Vibro-acoustography imaging of permanent prostate brachytherapy seeds in an excised human prostate--preliminary results and technical feasibility. Ultrasonics. 2009 Mar; 49(3):389-94. Epub 2008 Oct 30.
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  14. Mitri FG, Davis BJ, Alizad A, Greenleaf JF, Wilson TM, Mynderse LA, Fatemi M. Prostate cryotherapy monitoring using vibroacoustography: preliminary results of an ex vivo study and technical feasibility. IEEE Trans Biomed Eng. 2008 Nov; 55(11):2584-92.
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  15. Alizad A, Whaley DH, Greenleaf JF, Fatemi M. Image features in medical vibro-acoustography: in vitro and in vivo results. Ultrasonics. 2008 Nov; 48(6-7):559-62. Epub 2008 May 25.
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  16. Alizad A, Whaley DH, Greenleaf JF, Fatemi M. Vibro-acoustography: identifying breast lesions via a new imaging modality. RTimage Magazine. 2007 Aug; 20(32):32-4.
  17. Hosseini HG, Alizad A, Fatemi M. Integration of vibro-acoustography imaging modality with the traditional mammography. Int J Biomed Imaging. 2007; 2007:40980.
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  18. Alizad A, Whaley DH, Greenleaf JF, Fatemi M. Critical issues in breast imaging by vibro-acoustography. Ultrasonics. 2006 Dec 22; 44 Suppl 1:e217-20. Epub 2006 Jun 30.
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  19. Alizad A, Walch M, Greenleaf JF, Fatemi M. Vibrational characteristics of bone fracture and fracture repair: application to excised rat femur. J Biomech Eng. 2006 Jun; 128(3):300-8.
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  20. Alizad A, Walch M, Fatemi M. Long bone vibration: modeling and experimental measurements. Imaging the Future Medicine. Proceeding of WC (MPBE). 2006; 2679-82.
  21. Alizad A, Whaley DH, Kinnick RR, Greenleaf JF, Fatemi M. In vivo breast vibro-acoustography: recent results and new challenges. 2006 IEEE Ultrasonics Symposium Proceedings. 2006; 1659-62.
  22. GholamHosseini H, Alizad A, Fatemi M. Fusion of vibro-acoustography images and X-ray mammography. Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 2006; 1:2803-6.
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  23. Alizad A, Whaley DH, Greenleaf JF, Fatemi M. Potential applications of vibro-acoustography in breast imaging. Technol Cancer Res Treat. 2005 Apr; 4(2):151-8.
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  24. Fatemi M, Alizad A, Greenleaf JF. Characteristics of the audio sound generated by ultrasound imaging systems. J Acoust Soc Am. 2005 Mar; 117(3 Pt 1):1448-55.
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  25. Alizad A, Greenleaf JF, Fatemi M. Image artifacts in vibro-acoustography. Proceedings of the 7th IASTED International Conference on Signal and Image Processing. 2005; 570-2.
  26. Alizad A, Wold LE, Greenleaf JF, Fatemi M. Detection of liver lesions by vibro-acoustography. Proceeding of SPIE Medical Imaging. 2005; 5750:503-6.
  27. Alizad A, Greenleaf JF, Fatemi M. Applications of low frequency vibration in biomedicine. Proceeding of NOVEM. 2005; 1-8.
  28. Alizad A, Wold LE, Greenleaf JF, Fatemi M. Imaging mass lesions by vibro-acoustography: modeling and experiments. IEEE Trans Med Imaging. 2004 Sep; 23(9):1087-93.
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  29. Alizad A, Fatemi M, Wold LE, Greenleaf JF. Performance of vibro-acoustography in detecting microcalcifications in excised human breast tissue: a study of 74 tissue samples. IEEE Trans Med Imaging. 2004 Mar; 23(3):307-12.
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  30. Alizad A, Fatemi M, Whaley DH, Greenleaf JF. Application of vibro-acoustography for detection of calcified arteries in breast tissue. J Ultrasound Med. 2004 Feb; 23(2):267-73.
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  31. Alizad A, Walch A, Greenleaf JF, Fatemi M. The effects of fracture and fracture repair on the vibrational characteristics of an excised rat femur. Proceedings of IEEE 2004 Ultrasonic Symposium. 2004; 1513-6.
  32. Alizad A, Fatemi M, Wold LE, Greenleaf JF. A study of microcalcification detection in breast tissue by vibro-acoustography. Proceedings of 10th International Congress on Sound and Vibration. 2003; 3629-36.
  33. Alizad A, Fatemi M, Pislaru C, Greenleaf JF. Detection of tissue reaction to foreign bodies. Proceedings of 5th World Congress on Ultrasonics. 2003; 389-92.
  34. Fatemi M, Alizad A, Pislaru C, Greenleaf JF. Evaluating tissue characteristics from vibration pattern of implants. Proceedings of 10th International Congress on Sound and Vibration. 2003; 3621-8.
  35. Alizad A, Fatemi M, Whaley DH, Greenleaf JF. Detection of calcified arteries in breast tissue by vibro-acoustography: implications on diagnosis of coronary artery diseases. Proceedings of IEEE 2003 Ultrasonic Symposium. 2003; 1515-8.
  36. Alizad A, Fatemi M, Nishimura RA, Kinnick RR, Rambod E, Greenleaf JF. Detection of calcium deposits on heart valve leaflets by vibro-acoustography: an in vitro study. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2002 Nov; 15(11):1391-5.
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  37. Fatemi M, Wold LE, Alizad A, Greenleaf JF. Vibro-acoustic tissue mammography. IEEE Trans Med Imaging. 2002 Jan; 21(1):1-8.
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  38. Alizad A, Seward JB. Echocardiographic features of genetic diseases: part 8. Organ system. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2000 Aug; 13(8):796-800.
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  39. Alizad A, Seward JB. Echocardiographic features of genetic diseases: part 7. Complex genetic disorders. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2000 Jul; 13(7):707-14.
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  40. Alizad A, Seward JB. Echocardiographic features of genetic diseases: part 6. Complex cardiovascular defects. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2000 Jun; 13(6):637-43.
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  41. Alizad A, Seward JB. Echocardiographic features of genetic diseases: part 5. Tumors. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2000 May; 13(5):421-6.
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  42. Alizad A, Seward JB. Echocardiographic features of genetic diseases: part 4. Connective tissue. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2000 Apr; 13(4):325-30.
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  43. Alizad A, Seward JB. Echocardiographic features of genetic diseases: part 3. Shunts. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2000 Mar; 13(3):248-53.
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  44. Alizad A, Seward JB. Echocardiographic features of genetic diseases: part 2. Storage disease. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2000 Feb; 13(2):164-70.
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  45. Alizad A, Seward JB. Echocardiographic features of genetic diseases: part 1. Cardiomyopathy. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2000 Jan; 13(1):73-86.
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  46. Tabatabaie P, Sayahtaheri S, Siadati A, Alizad A. Etiology and neurological complications of bacterial meningitis in 189 patients. Acta Med Iran. 1997; 35(1&2):33-8.
  47. Alizad A, Ayoub EM, Makki N. Intestinal anthrax in a two-year-old child. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 1995 May; 14(5):394-5.
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  48. Alizad A, Ayoub EM, Makki N. Intestinal anthrax with massive ascites and peritonitis in a two-year old child. Pediatric Infectious Diseases Journal. 1995; 14(5):394-395.
  49. Haghi-Ashtiani MT, Alizad A, Behjati S, Valizadeh B, Mirsoltani B, Bostan T. Rapid diagnosis of speticemia by hematologic tests. Iranian Journal of Pediatrics. 1995; 5(18):119-130.
  50. Haghi-Ashtiani MT, Alizad A, Behjati S, Valizadeh B, Mirsoltani B, Bostan T. Rapid diagnosis of septicemia by hematologic tests. Iranian Journal of Pediatrics. 1995; 5(18):119-30.
  51. Alizad A. Ekiri syndrome - A highly fatal complication of shigellosis in Iranian children: A hospital based study. Iranian Journal of Pediatrics. 1994; 6(3):305-18.
  52. Haghi-Ashtiani MT, Alizad A, Behjati S, Valizadeh B, Mirsoltani B, Bostan T. The diagnostic value of endotoxin test in gram-negative septicemia. Iranian Journal of Pediatrics. 1993; 5(2):117-130.
  53. Alizad A, Haghi-Ashtiani MT, Makki N. Shigellosis: a survey of 2001 patients. Iranian Journal of Pediatrics. 1992; 4(14):115-25.
  54. Alizad A. A prospective survey for bacterial etiology in 2001 diarrhea patients in 6 warm-season months Iranian Journal of Pediatrics. 1992; 4(2):122-35.
  55. Haghi-Ashtiani MT, Alizad A, Khani MH. Diagnostic value of endotoxin test in gram-negative septicemia. Iranian Journal of Pediatrics. 1992; 4(13):85-104.
  56. Alizad A. Diagnosis of persistent unknown pulmonary infiltration with needle lung biopsy - A hospital based study in 33 patients. Iranian Journal of Pediatrics. 1991; 3(2):218-24.
  57. Alizad A. Comparison ACTH/Plasmapheresis/IV immunoglobulin therapy in Guillain-Barre Syndrome - A hospital based study. Iranian Journal of Pediatrics. 1990; 2(2):223-18.