Improved AI-based segmentation of apical and basal slices from clinical cine CMR

  title={Improved AI-based segmentation of apical and basal slices from clinical cine CMR},
  author={Jorge Mariscal Harana and Naomi Kifle and Reza Razavi and Andrew P. King and Bram Ruijsink and Esther Puyol-Ant{\'o}n},
Current artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms for short-axis cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR) segmentation achieve human performance for slices situated in the middle of the heart. However, an oftenoverlooked fact is that segmentation of the basal and apical slices is more difficult. During manual analysis, differences in the basal segmentations have been reported as one of the major sources of disagreement in human interobserver variability. In this work, we aim to investigate the… 

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