Interactive Segmentation via Deep Learning and B-Spline Explicit Active Surfaces

  title={Interactive Segmentation via Deep Learning and B-Spline Explicit Active Surfaces},
  author={Helena Williams and Jo{\~a}o Pedrosa and Laura Cattani and Susanne Housmans and Tom Kamiel Magda Vercauteren and Jan A Deprest and Jan D’hooge},
Automatic medical image segmentation via convolutional neural networks (CNNs) has shown promising results. However, they may not always be robust enough for clinical use. Sub-optimal segmentation would require clinician’s to manually delineate the target object, causing frustration. To address this problem, a novel interactive CNN-based segmentation framework is proposed in this work. The aim is to represent the CNN segmentation contour as B-splines by utilising B-spline explicit active… 

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