National Institute of Science and Technology in Medicine Assisted by Scientific Computing Management committee Raúl A. Feijóo (Coordinator) Artur Ziviani (Vice-coordinator) Nelson Albuquerque de Souza e Silva Marco Antonio Gutierrez Alexandra Maria Vieira Monteiro Alair Augusto Sarmet Moreira Damas dos Santos Márcio Sarroglia Pinho Main researchers Pablo J. Blanco, Gustavo C. Buscaglia, Denise Guliato, Gilson Antonio Giraldi, Jauvane C. de Oliveira, Selan Rodrigues dos Santos, Antonio Tadeu Azevedo Gomes, Débora Christina Muchaluat Saade, Bruno Schulze, Maria Cristina Silva Bôeres Main research topics Computational modeling and simulation of complex physiological systems and its applications in the diagnosis, treatment and planning of medical procedures. Advanced processing of medical images, including visualization and three-dimensional reconstruction of structures of medical relevance and its applications in the image-based diagnosis, in the modeling and computacional simulation of physiological systems and in surgical planning. Collaborative virtual environments of virtual and augmented reality and telemanipulation in medicine for training, human resources formation and surgical planning. Information systems in health, with applications to emergency medical attendance and vigilance in public health. High Performance Distributed Computing Cyberenvironments for Medical Applications in the aforementioned areas.
element space for discontinuous pressures. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, v. 199, p. 1019-1031, 2010. 4) SEIXAS, F.L. ; CONCI, A. ; MUCHALUAT-SAADE, D. C. ; SOUZA, A.S. Intelligent automated brain image segmentation. International Journal of Innovative Computing and Applications, v. 2, no. 1, p. 23-33, 2009. 5) MALINOSKI, I. ; VICOSO, R. P. ; CORREA, B. S. P. M. ; GOMES, A. T. A.; ZIVIANI, A. Suporte Remoto ao Atendimento Médico Emergencial via Dispositivos Móveis. In: Workshop de Informática Médica (WIM), 2009, Bento Gonçalves, RS - Brasil. Anais do IX Workshop de Informática Médica, 2009. 6) B.R., SCHULZE ; O., RANA ; J.N. SOUZA. Advanced Strategies in Grid Environments: Models and Techniques for Scheduling and Programming. Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience, v. 21, p. 16671671, 2009. Contacts Av. Getúlio Vargas 333, Quitandinha CEP 25651-075, Petrópolis - Rio de Janeiro, Brasil. Telefone: + 55 24 2233 6099 Fax: + 55 24 2233 6071 E-mail: email@example.com http://macc.lncc.br
Summary of achievements and perspectives System AToMS for the Remote Support to Emergency Medical Attendance applied to acute myocardial infarction. System ImageLab for the processing of medical images and its applications in the image-based diagnosis, reconstruction of geometrical structures of medical relevance for computational modeling and simulation, in vivo characterization of mechanical properties. System HeMoLab for the Modeling and Computational Simulation of the Human Cardiovascular System and its applications in the diagnosis, treatment, surgical planning and formation of human resources. Main publications 1) LEIVA, J.S. ; BLANCO, P.J. ; BUSCAGLIA, G.C. Iterative strong coupling of dimensionally-heterogeneous models. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, v. 81, p. 1558-1580, 2009. 2) BLANCO, P.J. ; URQUIZA, S.A. ; FEIJÓO, R.A. On the potentialities of 3D-1D coupled models in hemodynamics simulations. Journal of Biomechanics, v. 42, p. 919-930, 2009. 3) AUSAS, R.F. ; SOUSA, F.S. ; BUSCAGLIA, G.C. An improved finite
HeMoLab: Oscillatory Shear Index in patient-specific carotid bifurcation
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