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Ultrasound telemedicine system supporting compression of pre-scan-converted data
Author(s): James E. Cabral; David T. Linker; Yongmin Kim
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Paper Abstract

In this paper, we describe the implementation and performance of a system for compression of ultrasound sequences based on 2D and 3D subband coding of the pre-scan- converted data and scan conversion. The system is designed for encoding and decoding within ultrasound machines as well as decoding on an external computer. Performance of the encoding and decoding operations and the effect of compression on the quality of the ultrasound sequences are quantitatively evaluated.

Paper Details

Date Published: 18 April 2000
PDF: 9 pages
Proc. SPIE 3976, Medical Imaging 2000: Image Display and Visualization, (18 April 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.383059
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James E. Cabral, Univ. of Washington (United States)
David T. Linker, Univ. of Washington Medical Ctr. (United States)
Yongmin Kim, Univ. of Washington (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 3976:
Medical Imaging 2000: Image Display and Visualization
Seong Ki Mun, Editor(s)

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