Volume 11, 2022

The journal’s articles are listed here in date order, with the most recently published article appearing first.

A Basic Study on Capacitive Sensor for Diaper Absorption Volume Estimate
The production of disposable diapers is rising due to an increase in number of elderly people who require nursing care. When providing diaper care, it is difficult to know remotely...
Keisuke Shichitani, Sota Tanaka, Yuki Fujio, Shintaro Yamamoto, Jyuhyon Kim, Kazuki Nakajima
Vol. 11 (2022) p.136-141
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Mechanism of Ventricular Fibrillation: Current Status and Problems
Ventricular fibrillation (VF) causes failure of synchronous contraction of the heart ventricles, resulting in cardiac collapse. Currently, VF is still the major cause of sudden car...
Nitaro Shibata, Shin Inada, Kazuo Nakazawa, Takashi Ashihara, Naoki Tomii, Masatoshi Yamazaki, Haruo Honjo, Hiroshi Seno, Ichiro Sakuma
Vol. 11 (2022) p.117-135
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Virtual Shadow Drawing System Using Augmented Reality for Laparoscopic Surgery
Laparoscopic surgery holds great promise in medicine but remains challenging for surgeons because it is difficult to perceive depth while suturing. In addition to binocular paralla...
Satoshi Miura, Masaki Seki, Yuta Koreeda, Yang Cao, Kazuya Kawamura, Yo Kobayashi, Masakatsu G. Fujie, Tomoyuki Miyashita
Vol. 11 (2022) p.87-97
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A Deep Learning System to Diagnose COVID-19 Pneumonia Using Masked Lung CT Images to Avoid AI-generated COVID-19 Diagnoses that Include Data outside the Lungs
Objective: The objective of the current study was to develop a novel, artificial intelligence (AI)-based system to diagnose coronavirus disease (COVID-19) using computed tomography...
Takashi Nagaoka, Takenori Kozuka, Takahiro Yamada, Hitoshi Habe, Mitsutaka Nemoto, Masahiro Tada, Koji Abe, Hisashi Handa, Hisashi Yoshida, Kazunari Ishii, Yuichi Kimura
Vol. 11 (2022) p.76-86
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Integrating Preprocessing Operations into Deep Learning Model: Case Study of Posttreatment Visual Acuity Prediction
Designing a deep neural network model that integrates clinical images with other electronic medical records entails various preprocessing operations. Preprocessing of clinical imag...
Ryo Otsuki, Osamu Sugiyama, Yuki Mori, Masahiro Miyake, Shusuke Hiragi, Goshiro Yamamoto, Luciano Santos, Yuta Nakanishi, Yoshikatsu Hosoda, Hiroshi Tamura, Shigemi Matsumoto, Akitaka Tsujikawa, Tomohiro Kuroda
Vol. 11 (2022) p.16-24
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