A Novel Liver Perfusion Analysis Based on Active Contours and Chamfer Matching

@inproceedings{Chen2006ANL,
  title={A Novel Liver Perfusion Analysis Based on Active Contours and Chamfer Matching},
  author={Gang Chen and Lixu Gu},
  booktitle={MIAR},
  year={2006}
}
Liver Perfusion gives important information about blood supply of liver. However, in daily clinical diagnosis, radiologists have to manually mark the perfusion position in time-sequence images due to the motion of liver caused by respiration. In this paper, we propose a novel hybrid method using a variation of active contours and modified chamfer matching to automatically detect the liver perfusion position and measure the intensity with a single shape prior. The experiment is taken on abdomen… 

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