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Integrated Quantitative Analysis of Tagged Magnetic Resonance Images

  • Patrick Clarysse
  • Pierre Croisille
  • Luc Bracoud
  • Isabelle Magnin
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2230)

Abstract

An image processing pipeline is presented for the quantitative analysis of 2D grid tagged Magnetic Resonance images. The first step concerns the automatic extraction of the tagging pattern and the definition of the left ventricular myocardial contours. In a second step, a spatio-temporal displacement field is fitted to the tag data points. Finally, parameters related to the contractile function can be investigated through graphic displays, movies and statistical analysis.

Keywords

Displacement Field Processing Pipeline Myocardial Contour Image Processing Pipeline Left Ventricular Contour 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Patrick Clarysse
    • 1
  • Pierre Croisille
    • 1
  • Luc Bracoud
    • 1
  • Isabelle Magnin
    • 1
  1. 1.CREATIS, UMR CNRS 5515VilleurbanneFrance

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