Deformable segmentation of 3D MR prostate images via distributed discriminative dictionary and ensemble learning.

@article{Guo2014DeformableSO,
  title={Deformable segmentation of 3D MR prostate images via distributed discriminative dictionary and ensemble learning.},
  author={Yanrong Guo and Yaozong Gao and Yeqin Shao and True Price and Aytekin Oto and Dinggang Shen},
  journal={Medical physics},
  year={2014},
  volume={41 7},
  pages={072303}
}
PURPOSE Automatic prostate segmentation from MR images is an important task in various clinical applications such as prostate cancer staging and MR-guided radiotherapy planning. However, the large appearance and shape variations of the prostate in MR images make the segmentation problem difficult to solve. Traditional Active Shape/Appearance Model (ASM/AAM… CONTINUE READING