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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1221674
Description: Introduction: This publication reviews the function of arginine vasopressin and focuses on the morphologic and functional correlation between the hormone and its effect on stress, the hypophysial–adre ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1221709
Description: Introduction: Pituitary carcinoma is a rare tumor originating from adenohypophyseal cells. Currently, diverse pathogenetic mechanisms, i.e. de novo versus malignant transformation from pituitary adeno ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1217563
Description: Brain parenchyma microvasculature is set in disarray in the presence of tumors, and malignant brain tumors are among the most vascularized neoplasms in humans. As microvessels can be easily identified ... More
Authors: Di Ieva, Antonio
Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1217547
Description: Susceptibility-weighted imaging (SWI) is a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) technique able to depict the magnetic susceptibility produced by different substances, such as deoxyhemoglobin, calcium, and ... More
Authors: Di Ieva, Antonio
Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1217580
Description: After the section “Fractals: What and Why?”, the last section of this book covers the software tools necessary to perform computational fractal-based analysis, with special emphasis on its application ... More
Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1205683
Description: 3D printing is a form of rapid prototyping technology, which has led to innovative new applications in biomedicine. It facilitates the production of highly accurate three dimensional objects from subs ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1206787
Description: BACKGROUND: Susceptibility-weighted imaging (SWI) of brain tumors provides information about neoplastic vasculature and intratumoral micro- and macrobleedings. Low- and high-grade gliomas can be disti ... More
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Authors: Di Ieva, Antonio
Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1217489
Description: Over the last years, fractals have entered into the realms of clinical neurosciences. The whole brain and its components (i.e., neurons and microglia) have been studied as fractal objects, and even mo ... More
Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1217501
Description: Over the last decades, fractal analysis has been applied to the study of the spatial and temporal complexity of a wide range of objects in biology and medicine, including the irregular and complex pat ... More
Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1217581
Description: Characterizations in terms of fractals are typically employed for systems with complex and multi-scale descriptions. A prominent example of such systems is provided by the human brain, which can be id ... More
Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1217521
Description: Arteriovenous malformations (AVMs) are cerebrovascular lesions consisting of a pathologic tangle of the vessels characterized by a core termed the nidus, which is the “nest” where the fistulous connec ... More
Authors: Di Ieva, Antonio
Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1217478
Description: The introduction of fractal geometry in the neurosciences has been a major paradigm shift over the last decades as it has helped overcome approximations and limitations that occur when Euclidean and r ... More
Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1217508
Description: Several natural phenomena can be described by studying their statistical scaling patterns, hence leading to simple geometrical interpretation. In this regard, fractal geometry is a powerful tool to de ... More
Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1172411
Description: 1004 page(s)
Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1217575
Description: The structural complexity of brain tumor tissue represents a major challenge for effective histopathological diagnosis. Tumor vasculature is known to be heterogeneous and mixtures of patterns are usua ... More