Comparative Analysis of Automatic Exudate Detection between Machine Learning and Traditional Approaches

@article{Sopharak2009ComparativeAO,
  title={Comparative Analysis of Automatic Exudate Detection between Machine Learning and Traditional Approaches},
  author={Akara Sopharak and Bunyarit Uyyanonvara and Sarah Barman and Thomas H. Williamson},
  journal={IEICE Transactions},
  year={2009},
  volume={92-D},
  pages={2264-2271}
}
To prevent blindness from diabetic retinopathy, periodic screening and early diagnosis are neccessary. Due to lack of expert ophthalmologists in rural area, automated early exudate (one of visible sign of diabetic retinopathy) detection could help to reduce the number of blindness in diabetic patients. Traditional automatic exudate detection methods are… CONTINUE READING