Quantitative evaluation of medical image fusion algorithms

  • F. Uhlemann
  • S. Sobottka
  • R. Steinmeier
Conference paper


A procedure to perform an automated systematic numerical analysis by means of simulated volume data and statistical quality estimates is presented. By employing our technique, objective quantitative comparisons of matching algorithms can be performed.


Fusion matching accuracy 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • F. Uhlemann
    • 1
  • S. Sobottka
    • 2
  • R. Steinmeier
    • 2
  1. 1.Institut für Biomedizinische TechnikTU DresdenDresdenGermany
  2. 2.Klinik für NeurochirurgieTU DresdenDresdenGermany

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