An Ultra-Fast Method for Simulation of Realistic Ultrasound Images

  title={An Ultra-Fast Method for Simulation of Realistic Ultrasound Images},
  author={M. Sharifzadeh and Habib Benali and Hassan Rivaz},
  journal={2021 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium (IUS)},
Convolutional neural networks (CNNs) have attracted a rapidly growing interest in a variety of different processing tasks in the medical ultrasound community. However, the performance of CNNs is highly reliant on both the amount and fidelity of the training data. Therefore, scarce data is almost always a concern, particularly in the medical field, where clinical data is not easily accessible. The utilization of synthetic data is a popular approach to address this challenge. However, simulating… 

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