Book 2010

Computational Surgery and Dual Training

ISBN: 978-1-4419-1122-3 (Print) 978-1-4419-1123-0 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

  2. Computer Assisted Management of Disease and Surgery

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. Chapter

      Pages 3-11

      Breast-Conserving Therapy for Breast Cancer: Targets for Investigation to Improve Results

    3. Chapter

      Pages 13-41

      Changing Paradigms in the Management of Peripheral Vascular Disease: The Need for Integration of Knowledge, Imaging, and Therapeutics

  3. Image Processing and Diagnostics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 44-44

    2. Chapter

      Pages 45-73

      Brain MRI Segmentation

    3. Chapter

      Pages 75-90

      Knowledge-Driven Recognition and Segmentation of Internal Brain Structures in 3D MRI

    4. Chapter

      Pages 91-100

      New Dimensions in Diagnostic Imaging of the Aorta

    5. Chapter

      Pages 101-121

      Methodological Advances on Pulse Measurement through Functional Imaging

    6. Chapter

      Pages 123-136

      Parallel Multispectral Image Segmentation for Computer Aided Thyroid Cytology

  4. Image Driven Intervention and Robotics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 138-138

    2. Chapter

      Pages 139-153

      Computer-Assisted Digestive Surgery

    3. Chapter

      Pages 155-170

      Design of a Robotized Flexible Endoscope for Natural Orifice Transluminal Endoscopic Surgery

    4. Chapter

      Pages 171-190

      MRI-Guided Robot-Assisted Interventions: An Opportunity and a Challenge in Computational Surgery

    5. Chapter

      Pages 191-205

      Image-Guided Interventions and Robotics

  5. Modeling, Simulation and Experimental Data

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 208-208

    2. Chapter

      Pages 209-219

      Emerging Mechanisms of Vein Graft Failure: The Dynamic Interaction of Hemodynamics and the Vascular Response to Injury

    3. Chapter

      Pages 221-232

      Modeling and Role of Leukocytes in Inflammation

    4. Chapter

      Pages 233-248

      Multi-modality Imaging for the Simulation of Cerebral Aneurysm Blood Flow Dynamics

  6. Training

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 268-268

    2. Chapter

      Pages 249-266

      A Computational Framework for Breast Surgery: Application to Breast Conserving Therapy

    3. Chapter

      Pages 269-281

      Simulators in Training

    4. Chapter

      Pages 283-311

      A Computational Desk for Surgeons

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 313-315