Surgical Sciences & Allied Technologies
Selected Research Outputs
Recent and most relevant publication on Clinical Research
Clinical Performance of Flash Glucose Monitoring System in Patients with Liver Cirrhosis and Diabetes Mellitus. Costa D, Lourenço J, Monteiro AM, Castro B, Oliveira P, Tinoco MC, Fernandes V, Marques O, Gonçalves R, Roland C. Scientific Reports, 2020, 10(1):7460. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-020-64141-x.
Recent and most relevant publication on Fundamental Sciences
Lung branching morphogenesis is accompanied by temporal metabolic changes towards a glycolytic preference. Fernandes-Silva H, Alves MG, Araújo-Silva H, Silva AM, Correia-Pinto J, Oliveira PF, Moura R. Cell & Bioscience, 2021, 11:134. DOI: 10.1186/s13578-021-00654-w.
Recent and most relevant publication on Applied Technology
Automatic Assessment of Pectus Excavatum Severity From CT Images Using Deep Learning. Silva B, Pessanha I, Correia-Pinto J, Fonseca JC, Queirós S. IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics, 2022, 26:324-333. DOI: 10.1109/JBHI.2021.3090966.
Recent and most relevant publication on Data Science
Measuring medical students’ empathy: exploring the underlying constructs of and associations between two widely used self-report instruments in five countries. Costa P, Carvalho-Filho MA, Schweller M, Thiemann P, Salgueira A, Benson J, Costa MJ, Quince T. Academic Medicine, 2017, 92(6):860-867. DOI: 10.1097/ACM.0000000000001449.
Recent and most relevant publication on Surgical Education
Characterization of technical skill progress in a standardized rabbit model for training in laparoscopic duodenal atresia repair. Etlinger P, Barroso C, Miranda A, Pinto JM, Lamas-Pinheiro R, Ferreira H, Leão P, Kovács T, Juhász L, Szabó LS, Farkas A, Vajda P, Kálmán A, Géczi T, Simonka Z, Cserni T, Nógrády M, Fodor GH, Szabó A, Correia-Pinto J. Surgical Endoscopy, 2022, 36:2456-2465. DOI: 10.1007/s00464-021-08530-x.
Multidisciplinary minimally invasive surgery training program
according to our mission on education and training, our team has a strong commitment towards implementing training and postgraduate courses. During the last decade, the team has implemented an international hands-on training program in minimally invasive surgery, including over a dozen courses per year, providing training in minimally invasive surgery to over 500 medical doctors/year of various specialties (pediatric surgery, orthopedics, urology, gynecology, anesthesiology, general surgery, gastroenterology).
Most successful entrepreneurship initiative
iSurgical3D, a medical technology company specialized in advanced solutions for surgery, dedicated to research, development and marketing of prosthetic, orthotics, and other medical devices (internal website link)
Latest licensed software
MITT, a medical image tracking algorithm licensed, in 2022, to a medical technology company for commercial exploitation in cardiac magnetic resonance imaging.
Latest licensed patent
“Device and method for obtaining a full-surface estimate of an organ from a received partial anatomical point cloud” (PT117845), S. Queirós, J. Gomes-Fonseca, J. L. Vilaça, E. Lima, J. Correia-Pinto, 2022.