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Title Medical imaging : procedures, techniques, and applications / Maurizio D'Elia and Amedeo Madaffari, editors.

Publication Info. [Hauppauge] New York : Nova Biomedical, Nova Science Publishers, Inc., Incorporated, [2012]


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 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource.
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Medical devices and equipment
Biomedical devices and their applications
Medical devices and equipment.
Biomedical devices and their applications.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Description based on print version record.
Contents MEDICAL IMAGING ; MEDICAL IMAGING ; CONTENTS ; PREFACE ; UTILITY OF WHOLE-BODY FLUORINE-18-FLUORODEOXYGLUCOSE POSITRON EMISSION TOMOGRAPHY IN PATIENTS WITH LARGE-VESSEL VASCULITIS ; ABSTRACT; INTRODUCTION ; METHODS; RESULTS; 1) Role of FDG-PET and PET/CT in the Management of Patients with Giant Cell Arteritis (GCA) and Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR; Contribution of FDG-PET in the Diagnosis, Assessment of Disease Activity, Extent of Disease and Response to Treatment ; Role of FDG-PET in Predicting Relapse and Aortic Complications.
Comparison between FDG-PET and MRI in the Diagnosis and Monitoring of Disease Activity during Immunosuppressive Therapy Comparison between FDG-PET and US in the Diagnosis of GCA ; Value of Semi-Quantitative PET Analysis ; The Potential Added Value of Hybrid PET/CT ; 2) Role of FDG-PET and PET/CT in Patients with TA ; 3) Role of FDG-PET in Patients with Chronic Periaortitis and Retroperitoneal Fibrosis ; CONCLUSION ; REFERENCES; ROBUST REGISTRATION OF HISTOLOGICAL IMAGES: TECHNIQUES AND APPLICATIONS ; ABSTRACT ; 1. INTRODUCTION ; 2. MATERIALS AND METHODS ; 2.1. Materials.
2.2. Feature Extraction 2.3. Image Registration; 2.4. Registration Refinement ; 3. RESULTS AND DISCUSSION; 3.1. Registration Examples; 3.2. Blood Vessel Visualization ; 3.3. Quality of the Registration; 3.4. Statistical Evaluation ; 3.5. Computation Time ; CONCLUSION ; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; REFERENCES ; UTILITY OF WHOLE-BODY FLUORINE-18-FLUORODEOXYGLUCOSE POSITRON EMISSION TOMOGRAPHY IN PATIENTS WITH SARCOIDOSIS ; ABSTRACT; INTRODUCTION ; METHODS ; RESULTS ; A) Literature Data; B) Problems and Limitations; CONCLUSION; REFERENCES.
ANALYTICAL AND NUMERICAL METHODS FOR ANATOMICAL AND METABOLIC MEDICAL IMAGINGAbstract; 1. Introduction; 1.1. Fundamentalsofinteractionofphotonswithmatter; 1.1.1. CrosssectionandMassattenuationcoefficient; 1.2. GeneraloverviewofMonteCarlomethods; 2. Applicationsofradiationtransportmethodsformedicalimaging; 2.1. Modelinganatomicalimagingtechniques; 2.2. Digitalradiography; 2.3. Mammography; 2.4.ComputedTomography; 2.5. Detectorresponseincorporation; 2.6. Exampleformodelingmetabolicimaging; 2.6.1. SinglePhotonEmissionTomography(SPECT); 3. Conclusion; 3.1. Radiationtransportmodels.
3.2. Imageformationanddetectionphysicsforanatomicalandmetabolicimaging3.3. Finalremarksabouttheimplementedradiationtransportmodels; References; ELECTRICAL IMPEDANCE TOMOGRAPHY IMAGING: PRINCIPLES AND RECONSTRUCTION ALGORITHMS; 1. Introduction; 2. ElectricalImpedanceTomography; 2.1. EITMathematicalModeling; 2.2. Gauss-Newtonapproach:ImageReconstruction; 2.3. PEPRmethod; 3. EIDORS; 3.1. SoftwareArchitecture; 3.1.1. Fwdmodel; 3.1.2. Data; 3.1.3. Invmodel; 3.1.4. Image; 4. KohonenSelfOrganizingMaps-KSOM; 5. ApplicationandResults; 5.1. TechniqueImplementation; 6. Conclusions; References.
Subject Diagnostic imaging -- Data processing.
Imaging systems in medicine.
Image processing -- Digital techniques.
MEDICAL -- Diagnosis.
MEDICAL -- Diagnostic Imaging.
Diagnostic imaging -- Data processing. (OCoLC)fst00892357
Image processing -- Digital techniques. (OCoLC)fst00967508
Imaging systems in medicine. (OCoLC)fst00967628
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author D'Elia, Maurizio, editor of compilation.
Madaffari, Amedeo, editor of compilation.
Other Form: Print version: Medical imaging [Hauppauge] New York : Nova Biomedical, Nova Science Publishers, Inc., [2012] 9781620810491 (hardback) (DLC) 2012931074
ISBN 9781620810668 ebook
9781620810491 hardback
Standard No. DEBBG BV041049689

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