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Jukka Tapio Liukkonen
Ph.D.


Personal information

  • Email: jukka[at]jukkaliukkonen.fi (please fix the address before mailing!)
  • Thesis: Ultrasound arthroscopy of articular cartilage and subchondral bone: clinical and numerical studies

Publications:

(full papers, conference proceedings)
  1. Kaleva E., Liukkonen J, Töyräs J, Saarakkala S, Kiviranta P, and Jurvelin JS2-D Finite Difference Time Domain Model of Ultrasound Reflection From Normal and Osteoarthritic Human Articular Cartilage Surface, IEEE Trans. Ultrason. Ferroelectr. Freq. Control. vol. 57, no. 4, April 2010.

  2. Liukkonen J, Hirvasniemi J, Joukainen A, Penttilä P, Virén T, Kröger H, Jurvelin JS and Toyras J Arthroscopic Ultrasound Technique for Simultaneous Quantitative Assessment of Articular Cartilage and Subchondral Bone: an in vitro and in vivo Feasibility Study, Ultrasound in Med. & Biol., 2013 Aug;39(8):1460-8.

  3. te Moller N.C.R., Brommer H, Liukkonen J, Virén T, Timonen M, Puhakka P, Jurvelin J.S., van Weeren R, Töyräs J Arthroscopic Optical Coherence Tomography Provides Detailed Information on Articular Cartilage Lesions in Horses, The Veterinary Journal, 2013 Sep;197(3):589-95.

  4. Niemelä T, Virén T, Liukkonen J, Argüelles D, te Moller NC, Puhakka PH, Jurvelin JS, Tulamo RM, Töyräs J. Application of optical coherence tomography enhances reproducibility of arthroscopic evaluation of equine joints, Acta Vet Scand. 2014 Jan 10;56(1):3.

  5. Inkinen S, Liukkonen J, Ylärinne J, Puhakka PH, Lammi MJ, Virén T, Jurvelin JS, Töyräs JCollagen and Chondrocyte Concentrations Control Ultrasound Scattering in Agarose Scaffolds Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology, Ultrasound in Med. & Biol. accepted for publication on Mar 12, 2014.

  6. Liukkonen J, Lehenkari P, Hirvasniemi J, Joukainen A, Virén T, Saarakkala S, Nieminen MT, Jurvelin JS, Töyräs JUltrasound Arthroscopy of Human Knee Cartilage and Subchondral Bone In vivo, Ultrasound in Med. & Biol. accepted for publication on Apr 4, 2014.

  7. Liukkonen J, Aula A, Töyräs J, Jurvelin JS Simultaneous quantitative ultrasound assessment of cartilage and subchondral bone, 4th European Symposium on Ultrasonic Characterization of Bone (ESUCB) 2011.

  8. Liukkonen J, Hirvasniemi J, Joukainen A, Penttilä P, Virén T, Jurvelin JS, Töyräs J; Simultaneous quantitative ultrasound assessment of cartilage and subchondral bone, 8th The Baltic Bone and Cartilage conference, Malmö, Sweden.

  9. Liukkonen J, Hirvasniemi J, Joukainen A, Penttilä P, Virén T, Jurvelin, JS, Töyräs, J, Simultaneous quantitative ultrasound assessment of cartilage and subchondral bone, ORS 2012 annual meeting, Orthpaedic Research Society, San Francisco, California, USA, 4.-7.2.2012.

  10. Penttilä P, Joukainen A, Liukkonen J, Virén T, Jurvelin JS, Töyräs J, Kröger H, Evaluation of Knee Cartilage and Subchondral Bone using Arthroscopic Ultrasound Imaging, Nordic Orthopaedic Federation 56th Congress in Tallinn, Estonia on 1-4th May 2012.

  11. H. Brommer, J. Liukkonen, T. Virén, N.C.M. te Moller, M. Timmonen, J.S. Jurvelin, J. Töyräs, Arthroscopic optical coherence tomography of cartilage lesions in the equine metacarpophalan-gealjoint, The European College of Veterinary Surgeons congress in Barcelona 5-7 July 2012.

  12. Virén T, Liukkonen J, Puhakka P, Moller NCR, Joukainen A, Brommer H, Jurvelin JS, Töyräs J, Multimodality Arthroscopic Imaging of Articular Cartilage, ORS 2013 annual meeting, Orthpaedic Research Society, San Antonio, Texas, USA, 26.-29.1.2013.

  13. Liukkonen J, Lehenkari P, Hirvasniemi J, Joukainen A, Saarakkala S, Jurvelin J, Töyräs J, Ultrasound Arthroscopy of Human Knee Joint in vivo, ORS 2013 annual meeting, Orthpaedic Research Society, San Antonio, Texas, USA, 26.-29.1.2013.

  14. Inkinen S, Liukkonen J, Ylärinne J, Puhakka P, Lammi M, Virén T, Jurvelin JS, Töyräs J, Collagen and Chondrocyte Contents Control Ultrasound Scattering in Agarose Scaffolds, ORS 2013 annual meeting, Orthpaedic Research Society, San Antonio, Texas, USA, 26.-29.1.2013.

  15. Liukkonen J, Lehenkari P, Hirvasniemi J, Joukainen A, Virén T, Saarakkala S, Nieminen M, Jurvelin JS, Töyräs J Ultrasound Arthroscopy of Human Knee Joint: Feasibility In Vivo, ESUCB 2013, 5th European Symposium on Ultrasonic Characterization of Bone, Granada, Spain, 7.-10.5.2013.

  16. Liukkonen J, Töyräs J Towards Mathematical Model of Ultrasound Propagation in Articular Cartilage, ORS 2014 annual meeting, Orthpaedic Research Society, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, 15.-18.3.2014.

  17. te Moller N.C.R.1, Pitkänen M., Liukkonen J., Puhakka P.H., Brommer H., Jurvelin J.S., van Weeren P.R., Töyräs J.Automatic ICRS Scoring of Cartilage Lesions using Arthroscopic OCT images, ORS 2014 annual meeting, Orthpaedic Research Society, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, 15.-18.3.2014.

  18. Niemelä T, Virén T, Liukkonen J, Argüelles D, te Moller N.C.R., Puhakka P, Jurvelin JS., Tulamo R, Töyräs J Application of optical coherence tomography enhances reproducibility of arthroscopic evaluation of equine joints, ORS 2014 annual meeting, Orthpaedic Research Society, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, 15.-18.3.2014.

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