Generalized q-Sampling Imaging

  title={Generalized q-Sampling Imaging},
  author={Fang-Cheng Yeh and Van J. Wedeen and Wen-Yih Isaac Tseng},
  journal={IEEE transactions on medical imaging},
  volume={29 9},
Based on the Fourier transform relation between diffusion magnetic resonance (MR) signals and the underlying diffusion displacement, a new relation is derived to estimate the spin distribution function (SDF) directly from diffusion MR signals. This relation leads to an imaging method called generalized q-sampling imaging (GQI), which can obtain the SDF from the shell sampling scheme used in q-ball imaging (QBI) or the grid sampling scheme used in diffusion spectrum imaging (DSI). The accuracy… 

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