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This chapter discusses electronic image processing in medicine. Electronic image processing includes: (1) electronic display; (2) automatic display enhancement; (3) automatic image analysis. The word ‘analysis’ implies operations which include image partitioning, object detection, and object identification. Although this chapter is primarily concerned with item (3), items (1) and (2) are briefly discussed.

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Preston, K. (1979). Biomedical Image Processing. In: Stucki, P. (eds) Advances in Digital Image Processing. Springer, Boston, MA. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4615-8282-3_6

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