Automatic CT-ultrasound registration for diagnostic imaging and image-guided intervention

@article{Wein2008AutomaticCR,
  title={Automatic CT-ultrasound registration for diagnostic imaging and image-guided intervention},
  author={Wolfgang Wein and Shelby Brunke and Ali Kamen and Matthew R. Callstrom and Nassir Navab},
  journal={Medical image analysis},
  year={2008},
  volume={12 5},
  pages={577-85}
}
The fusion of tracked ultrasound with CT has benefits for a variety of clinical applications, however extensive manual effort is usually required for correct registration. We developed new methods that allow one to simulate medical ultrasound from CT in real-time, reproducing the majority of ultrasonic imaging effects. They are combined with a robust similarity measure that assesses the correlation of a combination of signals extracted from CT with ultrasound, without knowing the influence of… CONTINUE READING
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