Adapting Breast Density Classification from Digitized to Full-Field Digital Mammograms

@inproceedings{Tortajada2012AdaptingBD,
  title={Adapting Breast Density Classification from Digitized to Full-Field Digital Mammograms},
  author={Meritxell Tortajada and Arnau Oliver and Robert M Marti and Mariona Vilagran and Sergi Ganau and Lidia Tortajada and Melcior Sent{\'i}s and Jordi Freixenet},
  booktitle={Digital Mammography / IWDM},
  year={2012}
}
Mammographic density is strongly associated with breast cancer, being considered one of the most important risk indicators for the development of this type of disease. Likewise, the sensitivity of automatic breast lesion detection systems is significantly dependent on breast tissue characteristics. Therefore, the measurement of density is definitely useful for detecting breast cancer. The aim of this work is to adapt our previously developed automatic breast tissue density classification… CONTINUE READING

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