Working towards the automatic detection of blood vessels in X-ray angiograms

@article{Stevenson1987WorkingTT,
  title={Working towards the automatic detection of blood vessels in X-ray angiograms},
  author={D. J. Stevenson and L. D. R. Smith and G. Robinson},
  journal={Pattern Recognition Letters},
  year={1987},
  volume={6},
  pages={107-112}
}
A technique which provides quantitative moving 3-dimensional images of the heart requires automation in order to be clinically useful. We describe a method for automatically detecting arterial bifurcations in successive angiogram frames and a proposed automated analysis system utilising this . words: Coronary angiography, 3D reconstruction, tracking, automatic matching . 

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