Further Developments in PET Motion Correction

  • Fabian Gigengack
  • Xiaoyi Jiang
  • Mohammad Dawood
  • Klaus P. Schäfers
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Electrical and Computer Engineering book series (BRIEFSELECTRIC)


We have discussed methods for PET motion estimation and motion correction in the previous chapters. In particular, a priori knowledge about the image generation process, in terms of mass-preservation, was utilized to improve the motion estimates needed for the advanced correction pipelines. This chapter gives an outlook of potential improvements and modifications of the presented methods and future advances of PET motion correction in general.


Motion Estimation Respiratory Motion Motion Correction Respiratory Gating Cardiac Gating 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Fabian Gigengack
    • 1
  • Xiaoyi Jiang
    • 1
  • Mohammad Dawood
    • 2
  • Klaus P. Schäfers
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Mathematics and Computer ScienceUniversity of MünsterMünsterGermany
  2. 2.European Institute for Molecular ImagingUniversity of MünsterMünsterGermany

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