Extraction of Features for Diagnosing Pneumoconiosis from Chest Radiographs Obtained with a CCD Scanner

This paper presents a computer-aided diagnosis for pneumoconiosis radiographs obtained with a common CCD scanner. Since the existing diagnosis systems for pneumo coniosis extract abnormalities of pneumoconiosis from im ages obtained with a special scanner which can appropri­ ately­ apply­ for­ chest­ radiographs,­ it­ is­ difficult­ to­ apply the systems to… (More)