Thermography Resource Page

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2. Gautherie M. Thermobiological assessment of benign and malignant breast


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indicator for breast cancer survival.

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14. Lapayowker MS, Revesz G. Thermography and ultrasound in detection and

diagnosis of breast cancer.

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imaging in breast cancer.

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infrared thermal imaging system in the detection of breast cancer.

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18. Kennedy DA, Lee T, Seely D. A comparative review of thermography as a

breast cancer screening technique.

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19. Gonzalez FJ. Infrared imager requirements for breast cancer detection.

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medical promise.

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21. Mikulska D. [Contemporary applications of infrared imaging in medical


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breast thermography.

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26. Mital M, Scott EP. Thermal detection of embedded tumors using infrared


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27. Gautherie M, Gros CM. Breast thermography and cancer risk prediction.


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29. Ng EY, Kee EC. Advanced integrated technique in breast cancer


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prognosis and surveillance of non-palpable breast cancer.

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clinical examination in breast cancer screening. Review of 16,000 studies.

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thermographical findings in patients with primary breast cancer.

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35. Ng EY, Sudharsan NM. Computer simulation in conjunction with medical

thermography as an adjunct tool for early detection of breast cancer.

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(thermography) for population screening and diagnostic testing of breast


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38. Gautherie M, Haehnel P, Walter JP, Keith LG. Thermovascular changes

associated with in situ and minimal breast cancers. Results of an ongoing

prospective study after four years.

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39. Head JF, Wang F, Elliott RL. Breast thermography is a noninvasive prognostic

procedure that predicts tumor growth rate in breast cancer patients.

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40. Dumitrescu RG, Cotarla I. Understanding breast cancer risk — where do we

stand in 2005?

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breast cancers by thermography.

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role of infrared thermography.

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status as predictors of early relapse in breast cancer: preliminary report.

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45. Sterns EE, Zee B, SenGupta S, Saunders FW. Thermography. Its relation to

pathologic characteristics, vascularity, proliferation rate, and survival of

patients with invasive ductal carcinoma of the breast.

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46. Sterns EE, Zee B. Thermography as a predictor of prognosis in cancer of the breast.

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47. Head JF, Elliott RL. Thermography. Its relation to pathologic characteristics,

vascularity, proliferation rate, and survival of patients with invasive ductal

carcinoma of the breast. Cancer.

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48. von Fournier D, Weber E, Hoeffken W, Bauer M, Kubli F, Barth V. Growth

rate of 147 mammary carcinomas.

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49. Stark AM, Way S. The screening of well women for the early detection of

breast cancer using clinical examination with thermography and


Cancer. Jun 1974;33(6):1671-1679.

50. Nyirjesy I, Billingsley FS. Detection of breast carcinoma in a gynecologic


Obstet Gynecol. Dec 1984;64(6):747-751.

51. Hildebrandt C, Raschner C, Ammer K. An overview of recent application of medical infrared thermography in sports medicine in Austria.

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