Evaluation of atlas-based auto-segmentation software in prostate cancer patients

  title={Evaluation of atlas-based auto-segmentation software in prostate cancer patients},
  author={Stuart Greenham and Jenna Dean and Cheuk Kuen Kenneth Fu and Joanne Goman and Jeremy Mulligan and Deanna Tune and David Sampson and Justin Westhuyzen and Michael McKay},
  booktitle={Journal of medical radiation sciences},
INTRODUCTION The performance and limitations of an atlas-based auto-segmentation software package (ABAS; Elekta Inc.) was evaluated using male pelvic anatomy as the area of interest. METHODS Contours from 10 prostate patients were selected to create atlases in ABAS. The contoured regions of interest were created manually to align with published guidelines and included the prostate, bladder, rectum, femoral heads and external patient contour. Twenty-four clinically treated prostate patients… CONTINUE READING


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