On standardizing the MR image intensity scale.

  title={On standardizing the MR image intensity scale.},
  author={L{\'a}szl{\'o} G. Ny{\'u}l and Jayaram K. Udupa},
  journal={Magnetic resonance in medicine},
  volume={42 6},
The lack of a standard image intensity scale in MRI causes many difficulties in image display and analysis. A two-step postprocessing method is proposed for standardizing the intensity scale in such a way that for the same MR protocol and body region, similar intensities will have similar tissue meaning. In the first step, the parameters of the standardizing transformation are "learned" from a set of images. In the second step, for each MR study these parameters are used to map their histogram… CONTINUE READING
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