Automatic segmentation of clinical structures for RTP : Evaluation of a morphological approach

@inproceedings{Bueno2002AutomaticSO,
  title={Automatic segmentation of clinical structures for RTP : Evaluation of a morphological approach},
  author={Gloria Bueno and Mark Fisher and Keith J. Burnham and John A. Mills and Olivier C. L. Haas},
  year={2002}
}
This paperdescribesa morphologicalsegmentationtechniquedevelopedto assistclinicians and radiologistsin conformalRTP. Thesystemusesawatershedtransformationto giveaninitial over-segmentation of a2D CT; this is thenrefinedby homotopy modificationwith markersidentifiedautomaticallyfrom theimage histogramandthe final segmentationis representedby a region adjacenc y graphwhich may be interacti vely editedby the user . To evaluatethe system,77 CT imagesfrom 11 patientshave beensegmentedand the… CONTINUE READING

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