Archived Journal Papers

 

2016:

  • E. Kyriacou, I. Nicolaidou, G. Hadjichristofi, S. Kyprianou, S. Christou, R.Constantinou, “Health and Rescue Services Management System During a Crisis Event,” IET Healthcare Technology Letters, DOI:  10.1049/htl.2016.0040, 7 pages, Sept. 2016.
  • H. Papadopoulos, E.Kyriacou. A. Nicolaides,“Unbiased Confidence Measures for Stroke Risk Estimation Based on Ultrasound Carotid Image Analysis”, Neural Computing and Applications Springer, doi:10.1007/s00521-016-2590-3, September 2016.
  • R. Doonan, J. Gorgui, J. Veinot, C. Lai, E. Kyriacou, M.M. Corriveau, O. Steinmetz, K, S.S. Daskalopoulou “Plaque Echodensity and Textural Features are Associated with Histologic Carotid Plaque Instanbility”, Journal of Vascular Surgery, Vol. 64, No.3, pp 671-677, Sept. 2016.

2015:

  • R. Doonan, J. Gorgui, J. Veinot, C. Lai, E. Kyriacou, M.M. Corriveau, O. Steinmetz, K. Mackenzie, D. Obrand, S.S. Daskalopoulou, “Plaque Echodensity and Textural Features are Associated with Carotid Plaque Instanbility,” The Canadian Journal of Cardiology, Vol.62, No.5, Nov. 2015.
  • C. Loizou, A. Nicolaides, E.Kyriacou, N. Georgiou, M. Griffin, C. Paqttichis, “A Comparison of ultrasound intima media thikness of the left and right common carotid artery,” IEEE Journal on Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine, Vol.3, DOI 10.1109/JTEHM.2015.2450735 , 2015.
  • I. Nicolaidou, A Antoniades, R. Constantinou, C. Marangos, E. Kyriacou, P. Bamidis, E. Dafli, C. Pattichis, “A Virtual Emergency Telemedicine Serious Game in Medical Training: A Quantitative, Professional Feedback-Informed Evaluation Study”, Journal of Medical Internet Research, Vol. 17, No. 6, e150,  2015.
  • M.S. Neofytou, V. Tanos, I. Constantinou, M.S. Pattichis, E.C. Kyriacou, C.S. Pattichis, “Computer–Aided Diagnosis in Hysteroscopic Imaging”, IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics, vol.19, no.3, pp.1129-1136, May 2015 doi: 10.1109/JBHI.2014.2332760.

2013:

  • E.. Kyriacou, C. Pattichis, D. Hoplaros, A. Kounoudes, M. Milis,  A. Jossif, “A System for Monitoring Children with Suspected Cardiac Arrhythmias ,” International Journal of Monitoring and Surveillance Technologies Research (IJMSTR) special issue  on Biomedical Monitoring technologies,Vol.1, Issue 2, pp.54-71, 2013.
  • R.J. Doonan, A.J. Dawson, E. Kyriacou, A.N. Nicolaides, M.M. Corriveau, O.Steinmetz, K. Mackenzie, D. Obrand, S.S. Daskalopoulou, “Association of Ulytasonic Texture and Echodensity Features Between Sides in Patients With Bilateral Carotid Atherosclerosis,” European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Vol. 46, Issue 3, pp 299-305, September 2013.
  • S. Kakkos, M. Griffin, A. Nicolaides, E. Kyriacou, M. Sabetai, T. Tegos, G. Makris, D. Thomas, “The size of juxtaluminal hypoechoic area in ultrasonic images of asymptomatic carotid plaques predicts the occurrence of stroke,” Journal of Vascular Surgery, Vol.57, no.3,  pp 609-618, March 2013.
  • C.P. Loizou, E.C. Kyriacou, I. Seimenis, M. Pantziaris, S. Petroudi, M. Karaolis, C.S. Pattichis, “Brain White Matter Lesions Classification in Multiple Sclerosis Subjects for the Prognosis of Future Disability,” submitted: Intelligent Decision Technologies Journal, IOS Press, accepted,DOI 10.3233/IDT-120147, Vol. 01, 2013.

2012:

  • E.C.Kyriacou, S.Petroudi, C.S.Pattichis, M.S.Pattichis, M.Griffin, S. Kakkos, A.Nicolaides, “Prediction of High Risk Asymptomatic Carotid Plaques Based on Ultrasonic Image Features,” IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine,  Vol. 16, no.5, pp.966-973, 2012.
  • A. Lambrou, H. Papadopoulos, E. Kyriacou, C. Pattichis, M.S. Pattichis, A. Gammerman, A. Nicolaides, “Evaluation of the Risk of Stroke With Confidence Predictions Based on Ultrasound Carotid Image Analysis,”  International Journal on Artificial Intelligence Tools, Vol.21, No.4, 1240016, 2012, 18 pages DOI:10.1142/S0218213012400167.

2011:

  • S. Mougiakakou, E. Kyriacou, K. Perakis, H. Papadopoulos, A. Androulidakis, G. Konnis, R. Tranfaglia, L. Pecchia, U. Bracale, C. Pattichis, D. Koutsouris, “Towards the Integrated Provision of eHealth Tools  and Services: INTERMED and the Experience in the Region of South-East  Mediterranean,” BioMedical Engineering OnLine, Vol. 10, No.49, 2011. Available at: http://www.biomedical-engineering-online.com/content/10/1/49.
  • S. Kakkos, A. Nicolaides, E. Kyriacou, S. Daskalopoulou, M. Sabetai, C.S. Pattichis, G. Geroulakos, M. Griffin, D. Thomas, “Computerised Texture Analysis of Carotid Plaque Ultrasonic Images can Identify Unstable Plaques Associated with Ipsilateral Neurological Symptoms,” Angiology , vol 62, No. 4, pp.317-328 , April 2011.

2010:

  • C.I. Christodoulou, C.S. Pattichis, E. Kyriacou, M. Pantziaris, A. Nicolaides,“Content-Based Image Retrieval for Carotid Plaque Ultrasound Images,” The Open Cardiovascular Imaging Journal, vol.2, pp.8-28, 2010.
  • A. Nicolaides, S. Kakkos, E. Kyriacou, M. Griffin, M. Sabetai, D.J. Thomas, T. Tegos, G. Geroulakos, N. Labropoulos, C.J. Dore, T.P. Morris, R. Naylor, A.L.Abbort, “Asymptomatic Internal Carotid Artery Stenosis and Cerebrovascular Risk Stratification,” Journal of Vascular Surgery, Vol. 52, No.4 pp. 1486-1496, Dec. 2010.
  • E. Kyriacou, C. Pattichis, C. Christodoulou, C. Loizou, M. Pattichis, S. Kakkos, A. Nicolaides, “A Review of Ultrasound Imaging of the Carotid Artery for the Assessment of the Risk of Stroke,IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine, Vol.14, No.4, pp. 1027-1038, July  2010.
  • M. Griffin, E. Kyriacou, C. Pattichis, D. Bond, S. Kakkos, M. Sabetai, G. Geroulakos, N. Georgiou, C. Doré, A. Nicolaides, “JuxtaluminalHypoechoic Area in Ultrasonic Images of Carotid Plaques and Hemispheric Symptoms ,” Journal of Vascular Surgery, Vol. 52, No.1, pp. 69-76, 2010.

2009:

  • C.P.Loizou, M. Pantziaris, M.S. Pattichis, E.Kyriacou, C.S.Pattichis, “Ultrasound image texture analysis of the intima and media layers of the common carotid artery and its correlation with age and gender,”Computerized Medical Imaging and Graphics, Elsevier, Vol.33, pp. 317-324, 2009.
  • E. Kyriacou, M.Pattichis, C.S. Pattichis, A. Mavrommatis, C.I. Christodoulou, S. Kakkos, A. Nicolaides, “Classification of Atherosclerotic Carotid Plaques Using  Morphological Analysis on Ultrasound images,” Journal of Applied Intelligence, Springer,  Vol. 30, No. 1, pp. 3-23, 2009.

2008:

  • M. Griffin, A. Nicolaides, E. Kyriacou, C. Pattichis, D. Bond, S. Kakkos, M. Sabetai, G. Geroulakos, N. Georgiou, C. Doré, “JuxtaluminalHypoechoic Area in Ultrasonic Images of Carotid Plaques and Hemispheric Symptoms,” Atherosclerosis Supplements, Volume 9, Issue 1, Page 240, May 2008.

2007:

  • M. Griffin, A.Nicolaides, E. Kyriacou, “Normalisation of Ultrasonic Images of Atherosclerotic Plaques and Reproducibility of Grey Scale Median Using Dedicated Software,” International Angiology, Vol. 26, No.4, pp. 372-377,  Dec. 2007.
  • M.S. Neofytou, C.S. Pattichis, M.S. Pattichis, V. Tanos, E.C. Kyriacou, D. Koutsouris, “A Standardised Protocol for Texture Feature Analysis of Endoscopic Images in Gynaecological Cancer”, BioMedical Engineering OnLine, Vol.6, No.44, 2007. Available at: http://www.biomedical-engineering-online.com/content/6/1/44.
  • E. Kyriacou, C.S. Pattichis , M. Karaolis ,C.  Loizou, C. Christodoulou, M.S. Pattichis, S. Kakkos, A. Nicolaides,“An Integrated System for Assessing Stroke Risk”, IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Magazine, Vol. 26, No 8, pp. 43-50, Sept/Oct 2007.
  • A. Jossif, C.S. Pattichis, M. Kyriakides, A. Pitsillides, E. Kyriacou, M. Dikaiakos, “Selected eHealth Applications in Cyprus from the Training Perspective,” Methods Inf. Med., Vol. 46, No. 1, pp. 84-89, 2007.
  • E. Kyriacou, M.S. Pattichis, C.S. Pattichis, A. Panayides, A. Pitsillides, “m-Health e-Emergency Systems: Current Status and Future Directions,” IEEE Antennas and Propagation Magazine,Vol. 49, No. 1, pp. 216-231, 2007.
  • S.K. Kakkos, J.M. Stevens, A.N. Nicolaides, E. Kyriacou, C.S. Pattichis, G. Geroulakos, D. Thomas, “Texture Analysis of Ultrasonic Images of Symptomatic Carotid Plaques can Identify Those Plaques Associated with Ipsilateral Embolic Brain Infarction”,  Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg, Vol. 33, No. 4, pp 422-9, 2007.

2006:

2003:

  • A.Nicolaides, M. Sabetai, S.K. Kakkos, S. Dhanjil, T. Tegos, J.M. Stevens, D.J. Thomas, S. Francis, M. Griffin, G Geroulakos, E. Ioannidou, E. Kyriacou, “The Asymptomatic, Carotid, Stenosis and Risk of Stroke (ACSRS) study,” International Angiology, Vol.22, No.3, pp 263-272, 2003.
  • E. Kyriacou, S. Pavlopoulos, A. Berler, M. Neophytou, A. Bourka, A. Georgoulas, A. Anagnostaki, D. Karayiannis, C. Schizas, C. Pattichis, A. Andreou, D. Koutsouris, “Multi-purpose HealthCare Telemedicine Systems with mobile communication link support,” BioMedical Engineering OnLine , Vol.2, No.7, 2003. Available at: http://www.biomedical-engineering-online.com/content/2/1/7,ha Most accesed article for the Biomedical Engineering Online Journal (all time(49500 accesses until Nov.22 2013)

2002:

  • A.P. Anagnostaki, S. Pavlopoulos, E Kyriacou, D. Koutsouris, “A Novel Codification Scheme Based on the “VITAL” and “DICOM” Standards for Telemedicine,” IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, Vol.49, No.12, pp 1399-1411, 2002.
  • C.S. Pattichis, E. Kyriacou, S. Voskarides, M.S. Pattichis, R.Istepanian, C.N. Schizas, “Wireless Telemedicine Systems: An Overview,IEEE Antennas & Propagation Magazine, Vol.44, No.2, pp 143-153, 2002.

2001:

  • R.S. Istepanian, E. Kyriacou, S. Pavlopoulos, D. Koutsouris, “Effect of Wavelet Compression Methodologies on Data Transmission in a Multi-purpose Wireless Telemedicine System with Mobile Communication Link Support,” Journal of Telemedicine & Telecare, Royal Society of Medicine, Vol.7. Suppl 1, pp 14-16, 2001.

2000:

  • S. Pavlopoulos, E. Kyriacou, D. Koutsouris,K. Blekas, A. Stafylopatis , P. Zoumpoulis, “Fuzzy Neural Network Computer Assisted Characterization of Diffused Liver Diseases Using Image Texture Techniques on Ultrasonic Images”, IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Magazine, Vol.19, No.1, pp 39-47, 2000.

1998:

  • S. Pavlopoulos, E. Kyriacou, A. Berler, S. Dembeyiotis, D. Koutsouris, “A novel emergency telemedicine mobile system AMBULANCE,” IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine, Vol.2, No.4, pp.261-267, 1998.
  • S. Pavlopoulos, A. Berler, E. Kyriacou, D. Koutsouris, “Design and development of a multimedia database for emergency telemedicine,” Technology and Health Care, Vol.6, pp 101-110, IOS Press, 1998

Invited Editorials

  • A. Panayides, E. Kyriacou, C Pattichis, Special Issue:mHealth:Emerging Mobile Health Systems and Services, IET Healthcare Technology Letters, DOI:  10.1049/htl.2016.0075, p 151-152, Vol.3 No.3, Sept. 2016.

  • E.Kyriacou, V. Promponas, C. Schizas, I. Maglogiannis, C. Pattichis, Guest Editorial: Special Issue on Intelligent Biomedical Systems, International Journal on Artificial Intelligence Tools(IJAIT), Worldscientific, Volume 23, Issue 03, (DOI: 10.1142/S0218213014020035), June 2014.

  • C.S.Pattichis, C. Loizou, E. Kyriacou, S. Petroudi, P. Bamidis, M. Pattichis, Guest Editorial: Special Issue on Biomedical Monitoring Technologies, International Journal of Monitoring and Surveillance Technologies Research (IJMSTR), IGI-Global, Vol.1, Issue 2, 2013.

  • T. Linder, A. Exadaktylos, H. Lamprecht, E. Kyriacou, R. Breitkreutz, S. Puig, Guest Editorial: Special Issue on Imaging  and Image Transfer in Emergency Medicine, Emergency Medicine International, Vol. 2013, Hindawi, 2013.

  • C.S. Pattichis, E. Kyriacou, M.S. Pattichis, P. Bamides, C. Christodoulou, C. Pitris, G. Mitsis, Guest Editorial: Special Issue         on Biomedical Signal Processing and Analysis, Biomedical Signal Processing and Control, , Vol. 6, Issue 3, Elsevier,           July 2011.

  • C.S. Pattichis, C.N. Schizas, E. Kyriacou, D. Fotiadis, M.S. Pattichis, P.D. Bamides, Guest Editorial Introduction to the            Special Issue on Citizen Centered e-Health Systems in a Global Healthcare Environment: Selected Papers From ITAB            2009, IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine, Vol. 15, No. 1, pp. 3-10, 2011.

  • C.S. Pattichis, C.N. Schizas, M.S. Pattichis, E. Micheli-Tzanakou, E. Kyriacou, D. Fotiadis, Guest Editorial: Special Issue on, Computational Intelligence in Medical Systems, IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine, Vol. 13, No.5,  pp. 667-612, 2009.