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MEDIMAGE - A Multimedia Database Management System for Alzheimer’s Disease Patients

  • Peter L. Stanchev
  • Farshad Fotouhi
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2314)

Abstract

Different brain databases, such as: (1) the database of the anatomic MRI brain scans of children across a wide range of ages to serve as a resource for the pediatric neuroimaging research community [6], (2) Brigham RAD Teaching Case Database Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital Harvard Medical School [2], (3) Brain Web Simulated Brain Database site of a normal brain and a brain affected by multiple sclerosis [3] are using from many researchers. In this paper, we present MEDIMAGE - a multimedia database for Alzheimer’s disease patients. It contains imaging, text and voice data and it used to find some correlations of brain atrophy in Alzheimer’s patients with different demographic factors.

Keywords

Image Retrieval Image Processing Tool Voice Data Database Catalog Temporal Gray Matter 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Peter L. Stanchev
    • 1
  • Farshad Fotouhi
    • 2
  1. 1.Kettering UniversityFlintUSA
  2. 2.Wayne State UniversityDetroitUSA

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