Peer Reviewed Publications

  1. Dezaki F*, Liao Z*, Luong C*, Girgis H*, Dhungel N, Abdi AH, Behnami D, Gin K, Rohling R, Abolmaesumi P, Tsang T. Cardiac Phase Detection in Echocardiograms with Densely Gated Recurrent Neural Networks and Global Extrema Loss. IEEE Trans Med Imaging 2018. DOI: 10.1109/TMI.2018.2888807.
  2. Behnami D*, Luong C*, Vaseli H, Abdi A, Girgis H, Hawley D, Rohling R, Gin K, Abolmaesumi P, Tsang T. Automatic Detection of Patients with a High Risk of Systolic Cardiac Failure in Echocardiography. In: Stoyanov D. et al. (eds) Deep Learning in Medical Image Analysis and Multimodal Learning for Clinical Decision Support. DLMIA 2018, ML-CDS 2018. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 11045. Springer, Cham
  3. Yeung D, Sirrs S, Tsang M, Gin K, Luong C, Jue J, Nair P, Lee PK, Tsang T. Echocardiographic Assessment of Patients with Fabry Disease. J Am Soc Echocardiogr 2018;31:639-649.e2.
  4. Luong C, Ong K, Kaila K, Pellikka P, Gin K, Tsang T. Focused Cardiac Ultrasonography: Current Applications and Future Directions. J Ultrasound Med. 2018. DOI: 10.1002/jum.14773
  5. Jafari M, Girgis H, Liao Z, Behnami D, Abdi A, Vaseli H, Luong C, Rohling R, Gin K, Tsang T, Abolmaesumi P. A Unified Framework Integrating Recurrent Fully-Convolutional Networks and Optical Flow for Segmentation of the Left Ventricle in Echocardiography Data. In: Stoyanov D. et al. (eds) Deep Learning in Medical Image Analysis and Multimodal Learning for Clinical Decision Support. DLMIA 2018, ML-CDS 2018. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 11045. Springer, Cham
  6. Van Woudenberg N, Liao Z, Abdi A, Girgis H, Luong C, Vaseli H, Behnami D, Zhang H, Gin K, Rohling R, Tsang T, Abolmaesumi P. Quantitative Echocardiography: Real-Time Quality Estimation and View Classification Implemented on a Mobile Android Device. In: Stoyanov D. et al. (eds) Simulation, Image Processing, and Ultrasound Systems for Assisted Diagnosis and Navigation. POCUS 2018, BIVPCS 2018, CuRIOUS 2018, CPM 2018. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 11042. Springer, Cham
  7. Choi H, Luong C, Fung A, Tsang T. ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction in Coronary Ectasia: A Case Report. Diseases 2018;6.
  8. Luong C, Abdi A, Tsang T, Jue J, Gin K, Yeung D, Hawley D, Rohling R, Abolmaesumi P. Quality Assessment of Echocardiographic Cine Using Recurrent Neural Networks: Feasibility on Five Standard View Planes. Proceedings of MICCAI. 2017.
  9. Luong C, Abdi A, Tsang T, Alan G, Nouranian S, Jue J, Hawley D, Fleming S, Gin K, Swift J, Rohling R, Abolmaesumi P. Automatic Quality Assessment of Echocardiograms Using Convolutional Neural Networks: Feasibility on the Apical Four-chamber View. IEEE Trans Med Imaging. April 2017. DOI: 10.1109/TMI.2017.2690836.
  10. Abdi A, Luong C, Tsang T, Alan G, Nouranian S, Jue J, Hawley D, Fleming S, Gin K, Swift J, Rohling R, Abolmaesumi P. Automatic quality assessment of apical four-chamber echocardiograms using deep convolutional neural networks. Proc. SPIE. Medical Imaging. 2017. DOI:10.1117/12.2254585.
  11. Luong C, Starovoytov A, Heydari M, Sedlak T, Aymong E, Saw J. Clinical Presentation of Patients with Spontaneous/ Coronary Artery Dissection. Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions. 2017 Feb 28. DOI: 10.1002/ccd.26977.
  12. Luong C, Thompson D, Gin K, Jue J, Nair P, Lee P, Tsang M, Barnes M, Colley P, Tsang T. Usefulness of the Atrial Emptying Fraction to Predict Maintenance of Sinus Rhythm After Direct Current Cardioversion for Atrial Fibrillation.  Am J Cardiol. 2016; 118 (9): 1345-1349.
  13. Luong C, Thompson D, Bennett M, Gin K, Jue J, Barnes M, Colley P, Tsang T. Right Atrial Volume Is Superior to Left Atrial Volume for Prediction of Atrial Fibrillation Recurrence Post DC Cardioversion. Can J Cardiol. 2015 Jan;31(1):29-35.
  14. Luong C, Barnes ME, Tsang TS. Atrial Fibrillation and Heart Failure: Cause or Effect? Curr Heart Fail Rep. 2014 Dec;11(4):463-70. DOI: 10.1007/s11897-014-0229-1.
  15. Luong C, Mahal H, Murphy D, Wood D. Matched Perfusion Defects and Abnormal Delayed Enhancement at Cardiac MR Imaging in Eosinophilic Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis (Churg-Strauss Syndrome). Rheumatology: Current Research. 2014; 4:3.
  16. Luong C, Rey-Perra J, Gilmor G, Sauve Y, Koonen D, Walker D, Todd K, Gressens P, Morgan B, Eaton F, Dyck J, Archer S, Thebaud B. Antenatal Sildenafil Treatment Attenuates Pulmonary Hypertension in Experimental Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia. Circulation. 2011; 123:2120-2131.

Selected Abstracts

  1. Luong C, Padang R, Oh J, Pellikka P, McCully R, Kane G. Assessment of left ventricular filling pressure with exercise is independently associated with all-cause mortality in a cohort of 14,446 patients (2019). American Society of Echocardiography Scientific Sessions, to be presented in Portland, Oregon June 23, 2019.
  2. Luong C, Abdi A, Jue J, Gin K, Fleming S, Abolmaesumi P, Tsang T. Automatic Quality Assessment of Echo Apical 4-Chamber Images (2016). American Heart Association Scientific Sessions November 13, 2016. New Orleans, Louisiana. Circulation.
  3. Luong C, Starovoytov A, Heydari A, Aymong E, Saw J. Presenting Symptoms of Patients with Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection (2016). Society for Cardiac Angiography and Interventions Annual Meeting, May 4, 2016.
  4. Luong C, Thompson D, Gin K, Jue J, Nair P, Lee PK, Tsang M, Barnes M, Colley P, Tsang T. Atrial Emptying Fraction Predicts Maintenance of Sinus Rhythm Post Direct Current Cardioversion for Atrial Fibrillation (2016). American College of Cardiology Meeting, Annual Scientific Session, Chicago, IL on April 2, 2016.
  5. Luong C, Thompson D, Gin K, Jue J, Nair P, Lee PK, Tsang M, Barnes M, Colley P, Tsang T. Atrial Emptying Fraction Predicts Maintenance of Sinus Rhythm Post Direct Current Cardioversion for Atrial Fibrillation (2015). Canadian Cardiovascular Congress Annual Scientific Session. Canadian Journal of Cardiology, 2015; 31, (10_S205).
  6. Luong C, Tsang M, Gin K, Jue J, Nair P, Lee P, Tsang T. Natural History of Tricuspid Annulus and Right Atrial Remodeling in Permanent Atrial Fibrillation. American Heart Association Scientific Sessions November 2013, Dallas, Texas. Circulation. 2013;104:A19141.
  7. Luong C, Tsang M, Jue J, Gin K, Nair P, Lee P, Barnes M, Gao M, Tsang T. Rate and Magnitude of Atrial Remodeling in Permanent Atrial Fibrillation. American Heart Association Scientific Sessions November 2012, Los Angeles, California. Circulation. 2012;126:A19544.