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Automated three-dimensional registration of medical images
Author(s): Han-Min Neiw; Chin-Tu Chen; Wei-Chung Lin; Charles A. Pelizzari
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Paper Abstract

We have developed an automated system to perform registration of medical images in three- dimensions (3-D), with accuracy on the order of the pixel sizes. This new approach attempts to integrate anatomical and/or functional information from images acquired by different modalities or at different times without manual operations. This method has been applied to registration of images acquired from X-ray computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), and positron emission tomography (PET).

Paper Details

Date Published: 1 June 1991
PDF: 6 pages
Proc. SPIE 1445, Medical Imaging V: Image Processing, (1 June 1991); doi: 10.1117/12.45223
Show Author Affiliations
Han-Min Neiw, Northwestern Univ. (United States)
Chin-Tu Chen, Univ. of Chicago (United States)
Wei-Chung Lin, Northwestern Univ. (United States)
Charles A. Pelizzari, Univ. of Chicago (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1445:
Medical Imaging V: Image Processing
Murray H. Loew, Editor(s)

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