Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Medical Imaging

Edited by Okechukwu Felix Erondu

Dept of Clinical Imaging, Image Diagnostics

What we know about and do with medical imaging has changed rapidly during the past decade, beginning with the basics, following with the breakthroughs, and moving on to the abstract. This book demonstrates the wider horizon that has become the mainstay of medical imaging sciences; capturing the concept of medical diagnosis, digital information management and research. It is an invaluable tool for radiologists and imaging specialists, physicists and researchers interested in various aspects of imaging.

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Medical ImagingEdited by Okechukwu Felix Erondu

Published: December 22nd 2011

DOI: 10.5772/1231

ISBN: 978-953-307-774-1

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6615-3

Copyright year: 2011

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59633 Total Chapter Downloads

13 Crossref Citations

39 Web of Science Citations

37 Dimensions Citations

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1. Identification of Structures in Medical Images

By Marina de Sá Rebelo, Sérgio Shiguemi Furuie, Lincoln de Assis Moura Jr, Eduardo Tavares Costa and Marco Antonio Gutierrez

2677

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2. Detection of Abnormalities in a Biological Tissue by Diffuse Optical Tomography: A Computational Study

By H. Trabelsi, M. Gantri and E. Sediki

1575

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3. 3D Ultrasound Image Segmentation: Interactive Texture-Based Approaches

By Julien Olivier and Ludovic Paulhac

1844

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4. Radiation Protection in Medical Imaging

By Horaţiu Colosi, Dan Colosi, Vlad Mureşan and Marius Roman

2235

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5. Current Trends in Archiving and Transmission of Medical Images

By Luís S. Ribeiro, Carlos Costa and José Luís Oliveira

1516

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6. Large-Scale User Facility Imaging and Scattering Techniques to Facilitate Basic Medical Research

By Stephen D. Miller, Jean-Christophe Bilheux, Shaun S. Gleason, Trent L. Nichols, Philip R. Bingham and Mark L. Green

1627

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7. Tools to Improve the Patient’s Processes at Imaging Centers

By Liliana Neriz and Francisco J. Ramis

3367

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8. High to Microwave Frequencies Imaging Techniques

By George A. Kyriacou, Ilias N. Aitidis, Dimitrios G. Drogoudis and John N. Sahalos

1468

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9. A Mutual Information-Based Image Quality Metric for Medical Imaging Systems

By Du-Yih Tsai, Eri Matsuyama and Yongbum Lee

1580

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10. Diagnostic Imaging in Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology

By Hasan Ayberk Altug and Aydin Ozkan

25527

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11. Fast MRI Methods for the Clinical Evaluation of Skeletal Disorders

By Renato Toffanin, Giuseppe Guglielmi and Maria A. Cova

1910

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12. Determination of Cardiac Ejection Fraction by Electrical Impedance Tomography

By Franciane C. Peters, Luis Paulo da S. Barra and Rodrigo W. dos Santos

1423

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13. Assessment of Human Skin Microcirculation and Its Endothelial Function Using Laser Doppler Flowmetry

By Helena Lenasi

2759

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14. Determination of Limb Hemodynamics During Rhythmical Muscle Contractions Assessed by Doppler Ultrasound

By Takuya Osada and Göran Rådegran

1686

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15. Current State of the PET/CT Hybrid Technique and Clinical Indications

By Patricia Carreño-Morán and María de las Nieves Gómez León

1696

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16. Advances in Medical Imaging Applied to Bone Metastases

By Àngel González-Sistal, Alicia Baltasar Sánchez, Michel Herranz Carnero and Álvaro Ruibal Morell

4151

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17. A Hierarchical Framework for Mitosis Detection in Time-Lapse Phase Contrast Microscopy Image Sequences of Stem Cell Populations

By Anan Liu, Kang Li and Tong Hao

1337

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18. Safety of Interactive Image-Guided Surgery

By Alain Beaulieu

1261

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