Medical Image Processing

Techniques and Applications

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ISBN: 978-1-4419-9769-2 (Print) 978-1-4419-9779-1 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

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    Pages 1-4

    Introduction

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    Chapter

    Pages 5-25

    Rapid Prototyping of Image Analysis Applications

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    Chapter

    Pages 27-57

    Seeded Segmentation Methods for Medical Image Analysis

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    Pages 59-87

    Deformable Models and Level Sets in Image Segmentation

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    Chapter

    Pages 89-113

    Fat Segmentation in Magnetic Resonance Images

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    Chapter

    Pages 115-144

    Angiographic Image Analysis

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    Chapter

    Pages 145-166

    Detecting and Analyzing Linear Structures in Biomedical Images: A Case Study Using Corneal Nerve Fibers

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    Pages 167-191

    High-Throughput Detection of Linear Features: Selected Applications in Biological Imaging

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    Chapter

    Pages 193-225

    Medical Imaging in the Diagnosis of Osteoporosis and Estimation of the Individual Bone Fracture Risk

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    Pages 227-248

    Applications of Medical Image Processing in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Spinal Deformity

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    Chapter

    Pages 249-268

    Image Analysis of Retinal Images

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    Chapter

    Pages 269-290

    Tortuosity as an Indicator of the Severity of Diabetic Retinopathy

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    Chapter

    Pages 291-317

    Medical Image Volumetric Visualization: Algorithms, Pipelines, and Surgical Applications

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    Chapter

    Pages 319-339

    Sparse Sampling in MRI

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    Chapter

    Pages 341-371

    Digital Processing of Diffusion-Tensor Images of Avascular Tissues

  17. Back Matter

    Pages 373-380