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Journal Publications

2D MEMS-based high-speed beam-shifting technique for speckle noise reduction and flow rate measurement in optical coherence tomography; Authors: Shi W, Chen C, Jivraj J, Dobashi Y, Gao W, Yang VXD; Optics Express, 27(9):12551-12564, 2019

Differential phase standard-deviation-based optical coherence tomographic angiography for human retinal imaging in vivo; Authors: Shi W, Chen C, Pasarikovski CR, Gao W, Yang VXD Applied Optics, 58(13):3401-3409, 2019.

Neurointerventional procedural complications in a growing Canadian regional stroke centre: a single hospital experience analysis in the context of recommended case volumes; Authors: Pasarikovski CR, Tanner BK, Marques AJP, da costa L, Howard P, Dyer EE, Yang VXD; World Neurosurgery, (In Press), 2019.

Pipeline embolization device with shield technology for the treatment of ruptured intracranial aneurysm; Authors: Pararikovski CR, Waggass G, Cardinell J, Howard P, da costa L, Yang VXD; The Neuroradiology Journal, 32:189-192, 2019.

Optical coherence tomography as an adjunct during carotid artery stenting for carotid web; Authors: Pasarikovski CR, Ramjist J, da Costa L, Yang VXD; Neurology: Clinical Practice, (In Press), 2019.

Endosaccular Flow Disruption: A new frontier in endovascular aneurysm management; Authors: Dmytriw AA, Salem MM, Yang VXD, Krings T, Pereira VM, Moore JM, Thomas AJ; Neurosurgery, 0:1-12 (online publication), 2019.

Emergent cervical internal carotid artery angioplasty before endovascular thrombectomy for acute ischemic stroke: a report of clinical and imaging outcome; Authors: Alrashed A, Dmytriw AA, Yang VXD; Clinical Imaging, 54:48-52, 2019.

Acupuncture induced cranial epidural abscess: Case report and review of the literature; Authors: Priola SM, Moghaddamjou A, Ku JC, Taslimi S, Yang V; World Neurosurgery, 125:519-526, 2019.

Optical Topographical Imaging for Spinal Intraoperative Three-Dimensional Navigation in Mini-Open Approaches: A Prospective Cohort Study of Initial Preclinical and Clinical Feasibility; Authors: Guha D, Jakubovic R, Alotaibi NM, Klostranec JM, Saini S, Deorajh R, Gupta S, Fehlings MG, Mainprize TG, Yee A, Yang VXD; World Neurosurgery, 125:e869-e872, 2019.

Robotic laser osteotomy through penscriptive structured light visual servoing; Authors: Jivraj J, Deorajh R, Lai P, Chen C, Nguyen N, Ramjist J, Yang VXD; International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery, 14(5):809-818, 2019.

Utilization of spinal intra-operative three-dimensional navigation by Canadian surgeons and trainees: A population-based time trend study; Authors: Guha D, Moghaddamjou A, Jiwani ZH, Alotaibi NM, Fehlings MG, Mainprize TG, Yee A, Yang VXD; Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences, 45(1):87-95, 2019.

Buffer-averaging super-continuum source based spectral domain optical coherence tomography for high speed imaging; Authors: Chen C, Shi W, Reyes R, Yang VXD; Biomedical Optics Express, 9(12):6529-6544, 2018.

Smart Laser Osteotomy: Integrating a pulsed 1064nm fiber laser into the sample arm of a fiber optic 1310nm OCT system for ablation monitoring; Authors: Jivraj J, Chen C, Huang Y, Lu E, Vuong B, Ramjist J, Gu X, Yang VXD; Biomedical Optics Express, 9(12), 6374-6387, 2018.

Beam shifting technique for speckle reduction and flow rate measurement in optical coherence tomography; Authors: Chen C, Deorajh R, Ramjist J, Shi W, Nguyen N, Marques A, Yang VXD; Optics Letters, 43(24):5921-5924, 2018.

Improved charging and strain rates by laser perforating polypyrrole actuator electrodes; Authors: Lee K, Dobashi Y, Herman P, Madden JDW, Yang VXD; Smart Materials and Structures, 28(1):015-028, 2018.

Intraoperative error propagation in 3-dimensional spinal navigation from nonsegmental registration: A prospective cadaveric and clinical study; Authors: Guha D, Jakubovic R, Gupta S, Fehlings MG, Mainprize TG, Yee A, Yang VXD; Global Spine Journal, 1-9, 2018.

High speed, high density intraoperative 3D Optical Topographical Imaging with Efficient Registration to MRI and CT for craniospinal surgical navigation; Authors: Jakubovic R, Guha D, Gupta S, Lu M, Jivraj J, Standish B, Leung M, Mariampillai A, Lee K, Siegler P, Skowron P, Farooq H, Nguyen N, Alarcon J, Deorajh R, Ramjist J, Ford M, Howard P, Phan N, da Costa L, Heyn C, Tan G, George R, Cadotte D, Mainprize T, Yee A, Yang V; Nature Scientific Reports, 8(1):14894, 2018.

Optical topographic imaging for traumatic spinal injuries: initial clinical experience with machine-vision image guidance; Authors: Guha D, Jakubovic R, Deorajh R, Fehlings MG, Yee A, Yang VXD; Journal of Neurotrauma, 35(16):A179-A180, 2018.

Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy for spinal metastases at the extreme ends of the spine: imaging-based outcomes for cervical and sacral metastases; Authors: Zeng KL, Myrehaug S, Soliman H, Tseng CL, Atenafu EG, Campbell M, Faruqi S, Lee YK, Ruschin M, da Costa L, Yang V, Spears J, Heyn C, Maralani PJ, Whyne C, Yee A, Sahgal A; Neurosurgery, 0:1-8, DOI:10.1093/neuros/nyy393, 2018.

The state of robotic mastoidectomy: A literature review; Authors: Zagzoog N, Yang VXD; World Neurosurgery, 116:347-351, 2018.

High-Frequency Micro-Ultrasound Imaging and Optical Topographic Imaging for Spinal Surgery: Initial Experiences; Authors: Jakubovic R, Ramjist J, Gupta S, Guha D, Sahgal A, Yang VXD; Ultrasound in Medicine & Biology, 44(11):2379-2387, 2018.

Perspective review on applications of optics in spinal surgery; Guha D, Yang VXD; Journal of Biomedical Optics, 23(6):060601, 2018.

Somatosensory evoked potentials after decompressive craniectomy for traumatic brain injury; Authors: Bethune A, Scantlebury N, Potapova E, Dinn N, Yang VXD, Mainprize T, Fazl M, Pirouzmand F, da Costa L, Chapman M, Phan N; Journal of Clinical Monitoring and Computing, 32(5):881-887, 2018.

Retinal Photography: A window into the cardiovascular-brain link in adolescent bipolar disorder; Authors: Nailberg MR, Hatch JK, Selkirk B, Fiksenbaum L, Yang V, Black S, Kertes PJ, Goldstein BI; J Affect Disord., 218:227-237, 2017.

Multilevel spondylolysis repair using the “smiley face” technique with 3-Dimensional intraoperative spinal navigation; Authors: Voisin MR, Witiw CD, Deorajh R, Guha D, Oremakinde A, Wang S, Yang V; World Neurosurgery, 109:e609-e614, 2017.

Vertebral compression fracture after spine stereotactic body radiation therapy: a review of the pathophysiology and risk factors; Authors: Faruqi S, Tseng CL, Whyne C, Alghamdi M, Wilson J, Myrehaug S, Soliman H, Lee Y, Maralani P, Yang V, Fisher C, Sahgal A; Neurosurgery, 83(3):314-322, 2018.

Quantification of computational geometric congruence in surface-based registration for spinal intra-operative three-dimensional navigation; Authors: Guha D, Jakubovic R, Leung MK, Alotaibi NM, Fehlings MG, Mainprize TG, Yee A, Yang VXD; Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences, 44(S2):S7, 2017.

Gabor optical coherence tomographic angiography (GOCTA) (Part I): human retinal imaging in vivo; Authors: Chen C, Yang VXD; Biomedical Optics Express, 8(12):5724-5734, 2017.

Acute ischemic stroke with tandem lesions: technical endovascular management and clinical outcomes from the ESCAPE trial; Assis Z, Menon BK, Goyal M, Demchuk AM, Shankar J, Rempel JL, Roy D, Poppe AY, Yang V, Lum C, Dowlashahi D, Thorton J, Choe H, Burns PA, Frei DF, Baxter BW, Hill MD; Journal of Neurointerventional Surgery,10(5):429-433, 2017.

Spontaneous intracranial hypotension resulting in coma: Case report and review of literature; Authors: Merali Z, Witiw CD, Wang S, Phan N, Yang VXD; Interdisciplinary Neurosurgery,11:51-56, 2017.

Impact of Smartphone Applications on Timing of Endovascular Therapy for Ischemic Stroke: A Preliminary Study; Authors: Alotaibi NM, Sarzetto F, Guha D, Lu M, Bodo A, Gupta S, Dyer E, Howard P, da Costa L, Swartz RH, Boyle K, Nathens AB, Yang VXD; World Neurosurgery, 107: 678-683, 2017.

Postoperative stereotatic body radiotherapy for spinal metastases; Authors: Alghamdi M, Tseng C, Myrehaug S, Maralani P, Heyn C, Soliman H, Lee Y, Ruschin M, Da Costa L, Yang VXD, Campbell M, Sahgal A; Chinese Clinical Oncology, 6(2), doi: 10.21037/cco.2017.06.27, 2017.

Differential standard deviation of log-scale intensity based optical coherence tomography angiography; Authors: Shi W, Gao W, Chen C, Yang VXD; Journal of Biophotonics,10(12):1597-1606, 2017.

Augmented reality in Neurosurgery: A review of current concepts and emerging applications; Authors: Guha D, Alotaibi NM, Nguyen NQ, Gupta S, McFaul C, Yang VXD; Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences, 44(3):235-245, 2017.

Single-pass endovascular thrombectomy for massive carotid-cerebral occlusion; Authors: Alotaibi NM, Sarzetto F, Boyle K, Howard P, Yang VXD; British Journal of Neurosurgery, 0:1-2, 2017.

High speed, wide velocity dynamic range Doppler optical coherence tomography (Part V): Optimal utilization of multi-beam scanning for Doppler and speckle variance microvascular imaging; Authors: Chen C, Cheng KHY, Jakubovic R, Jivraj J, Ramjist J, Deorajh R, Gao W, Barnes E, Chin L, Yang VXD; Optics Express, 25(7):7761-7777, 2017.

Outcome evaluation of acute ischemic stroke patients treated with endovascular thrombectomy: a single-institution experience in the era of randomized control trials; Authors: Sarzetto F, Gupta S, Alotaibi NM, Howard P, da Costa L, Heyn C, Maralani PJ, Guha D, Swartz R, Boyle K, Yang VXD; World Neurosurgery, 99, 593-598, 2017.

Spinal intraoperative three-dimensional navigation: correlation between clinical and absolute engineering accuracy; Authors: Guha D, Jakubovic R, Gupta S, Alotaibi N, Cadotte D, da Costa L, George R, Heyn C, Howard P, Kapadia A, Klostranec J, Phan N, Tan G, Mainprize T, Yee A, Yang VXD; The Spine Journal, 17(4):489-498, 2016.

Self-contained tubular bending actuator driven by conducting polymers; Authors: Farajollahi M, Woehling V, Plesse C, Nguyen GTM, Vidal F, Sassani F, Yang VXD, Madden JDW; Sensors and Actuators, 249:45-56, 2016.

Pulsed and CW adjustable 1942 nm single-mode all-fiber TM-doped fiber laser system for surgical laser soft tissue ablation applications; Authors: Huang Y, Jivraj J, Zhou J, Ramjist J, Wong R, Gu X, Yang VXD; Optics Express 24(15):16674-16686, 2016.

A simple method for controlled reduction duroplasty during cranioplasty; Authors: Yang VXD, Pirouzmand F; British Journal of Neurosurgery, 30(2):269-271, 2016.

Combined microneurosurgical and endovascular management of Grade V occipital arteriovenous malformation: Sequential delayed embolization holds the key!; Authors: Kumar A, Yang V, DaCosta L;  Indian Journal of Neurosurgery, 5(01):47-50, 2016.

Traumatic anterior cerebral artery aneurysms and management options in the endovascular era; Authors: Kumar A, Jakubovic R, Yang VXD, DaCosta L, ;Journal of Clinical Neurosciences, 25:90-95, 2016.

High-resolution imaging of the central nervous system: how novel imaging methods combined with navigation strategies will advance patient care; Authors: Farooq H, Genis H, Alarcon J, Vuong B, Jivraj J, Yang VXD, Cohen-Adad J, Fehlings MG, Cadotte DW; Progress in Brain Research 218: 55-78, 2015.

30 years of neurosurgical robots: review and trends for manipulators and associated navigational systems; Authors: Smith JA, Jivraj J, Wong R, Yang VXD; Annals of Biomedical Engineering, 1-11, 2015.

Measuring the optical characteristics of medulloblastoma with optical coherence tomography; Authors: Vuong B, Skowron P, Kiehl TR, Kyan M, Garzia L, Sun C , Taylor MD, Yang VXD; Biomedical optics express 6(4):1487-1501, 2015.

Development of an integrated optical coherence tomography-gas nozzle system for surgical laser ablation applications: preliminary findings of in situ spinal cord deformation due to gas flow effects; Authors: Wong, R, Jivraj J, Vuong B, Ramjist J, Dinn NA, Sun C, Huang Y, Smith JA, Yang VXD; Biomedical optics express 6(1):43-53, 2015.

Current limitations and opportunities for surgical navigation; Authors: Wong R, Jivraj J, Yang VXD.; University of Toronto Medical Journal, 92(1): 7-9, 2014.

Evaluation of flow velocities after carotid artery stenting through split spectrum Doppler optical coherence tomography and computational fluid dynamics modelling; Authors: Vuong B, Genis H, Wong R, Ramiist J, Jivraj J, Farooq H, Sun C, Yang VXD; Biomedical optics express 5(12):4405-4416, 2014.

Imaging the electro-kinetic response of biological tissues with phase-resolved optical coherence tomography; Authors: Demidov V, Toronov V, Xu Y, Vuong B, Sun C, Yang VXD, Vitkin IA; Photonics & Lasers in Medicine 3(4):31-341, 2014.

Histogram flow mapping with optical coherence tomography for in vivo skin angiography of hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia; Authors: Cheng KHY, Mariampillai A, Lee KKC, Vuong B, Luk TWH, Ramjist J, Curtis A, Jakubovic H, Kertes P, Letarte M, Faughnan ME, Yang VXD; Journal of Biomedical Optics 19(8):086015, 2014.

High speed, wide velocity dynamic range Doppler optical coherence tomography (Part IV): split spectrum processing in rotary catheter probes; Authors: Vuong B, Lee AMD, Luk TWH, Sun C, Lam S, Lane P, Yang VXD; Optics Express, 22(7):7399-7415, 2014.

Optical coherence tomography detection of shear wave propagation in inhomogeneous tissue equivalent phantoms and ex-vivo carotid artery samples; Authors: Razani M, Luk TWH, Mariampillai A, Siegler P, Kiehl TR, Kolios M, Yang VXD; Biomedical Optics Express 5(3):895-906, 2014

For all publications by the BBL, see Victor Yang’s Google Scholar Profile.