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Analysis of mammographic microcalcifications using gray-level image structure features
At present, mammography associated with clinical breast examination and breast self-examination is the only effective and viable method for mass breast screening. The presence of microcalcificationsExpand
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Medical Image Analysis
Preface. 1. Introduction. 2. Image Formation. 3. Interaction of Electromagnetic Radiation with Matter in Medical Imaging. 4. Medical Imaging Modalities. 5. Image Reconstruction. 6. Image Enhancement.Expand
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Classification of melanoma using tree structured wavelet transforms
This paper presents a wavelet transform based tree structure model developed and evaluated for the classification of skin lesion images into melanoma and dysplastic nevus. The tree structure modelExpand
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MIRD Pamphlet No. 25: MIRDcell V2.0 Software Tool for Dosimetric Analysis of Biologic Response of Multicellular Populations
Patients undergoing nuclear medicine procedures for cancer therapy are administered radiopharmaceuticals that emit various types of radiation. Because radiation has differential delivery to andExpand
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Functional importance of ventricular enlargement and cortical atrophy in healthy subjects and alcoholics as assessed with PET, MR imaging, and neuropsychologic testing.
The authors assessed the relationship between ventricular enlargement, cortical atrophy, regional brain glucose metabolism, and neuropsychologic performance in 10 alcoholics and 10 control subjects.Expand
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Use of genetic algorithms with backpropagation in training of feedforward neural networks
Genetic algorithms are searching strategies available for finding the globally optimal solution. The problem of genetic algorithms is that they are inherently slow. A hybrid of genetic andExpand
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Multi-spectral image analysis and classification of melanoma using fuzzy membership based partitions.
The sensitivity and specificity of melanoma diagnosis can be improved by adding the lesion depth and structure information obtained from the multi-spectral, trans-illumination images to the surfaceExpand
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Near-optimal mst-based shape description using genetic algorithm
Abstract A new method for the selection of the optimal structuring element for shape description and matching based on the morphological signature transform (MST) is presented in this paper. For aExpand
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Enhancement of Mammographic Features by Optimal Adaptive Neighborhood Image Processing
X-ray mammography is the only breast cancer detection technique presently available with proven efficacy. Mammographic detection of early breast cancer requires optimal radiological or imageExpand
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Algorithms for limited-view computed tomography: an annotated bibliography and a challenge.
In many applications of computed tomography, it may not be possible to acquire projection data at all angles, as required by the most commonly used algorithm of convolution backprojection. In such aExpand
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