Michael P. DeLisi

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The optic nerve is a sensitive central nervous system structure, which plays a critical role in many devastating pathological conditions. Several methods have been proposed in recent years to segment the optic nerve automatically, but progress toward full automation has been limited. Multi-atlas methods have been successful for brain segmentation, but their(More)
PURPOSE Access to the space behind the eyeball is limited by the position of the globe anteriorly, the neurovascular structures embedded in fat posteriorly, and the tight bony confine of the orbit. These anatomical relationships have impeded application of minimally invasive procedures to the region, such as foreign body removal, tumor biopsy, or the(More)
The optic nerve (ON) plays a critical role in many devastating pathological conditions. Segmentation of the ON has the ability to provide understanding of anatomical development and progression of diseases of the ON. Recently, methods have been proposed to segment the ON but progress toward full automation has been limited. We optimize registration and(More)
Labeling or segmentation of structures of interest on medical images plays an essential role in both clinical and scientific understanding of the biological etiology, progression, and recurrence of pathological disorders. Here, we focus on the optic nerve, a structure that plays a critical role in many devastating pathological conditions - including(More)
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