Unbiased diffeomorphic atlas construction for computational anatomy

@article{Joshi2004UnbiasedDA,
  title={Unbiased diffeomorphic atlas construction for computational anatomy},
  author={Sarang C. Joshi and Bradley C. Davis and Matthieu Jomier and Guido Gerig},
  journal={NeuroImage},
  year={2004},
  volume={23},
  pages={S151-S160}
}
Construction of population atlases is a key issue in medical image analysis, and particularly in brain mapping. Large sets of images are mapped into a common coordinate system to study intra-population variability and inter-population differences, to provide voxel-wise mapping of functional sites, and help tissue and object segmentation via registration of anatomical labels. Common techniques often include the choice of a template image, which inherently introduces a bias. This paper describes… 
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