Projects

The Acarix CADscore Project

The CADscore project aims at diagnosing coronary artery disease using hearts sounds.

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High-speed ultrasound

The High-speed ultrasound project is focused on improving echocardiography by developing new scanners with frame rates up to 1000 fps.

The project is a collaborative project between Duke University and Aalborg University and is funded by Novo Seed.

Andersen, Martin Vandborg et al.”High-frame-rate deformation imaging in two dimensions using continuous speckle-feature tracking”. Ultrasound in Medicine & Biology. 2016, 42(11). 2606-2615. Available: 10.1016/j.ultrasmedbio.2016.07.009

Seismocardiography

Seismocardiography (SCG) is diagnostic modality inspired by methods for the analysis of seismic activity.  Using an accelerometer  placed on the patient’s chest SCG quantifies the movement of the heart. Out projects aim at developing low cost and easy use diagnostics for various heart diseases.