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Evaluation Of A New Video Based Medical Image Processing System
Author(s): Richard L. Morin; Peter M Schumacher; Steven A Sirr; Jeffrey R. Crass
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Paper Abstract

A prototype video based medical image processing system is evaluated. The system is an adaptation of the Measuronics LMS II technology which is currently used for remote sensing applications. Initial investigations have identified many potential applications of the system in medical image processing. In addition to enhancement of a single radiograph, this system is capable of image subtraction (temporal and energy) and image superposition. This new system may provide an economical means to increase diagnostic information using conventional radiographic techniques and equipment.

Paper Details

Date Published: 15 June 1984
PDF: 5 pages
Proc. SPIE 0454, Application of Optical Instrumentation in Medicine XII, (15 June 1984); doi: 10.1117/12.939363
Show Author Affiliations
Richard L. Morin, University of Minnesota (United States)
Peter M Schumacher, Measuronics Corporation (United States)
Steven A Sirr, University of Minnesota (United States)
Jeffrey R. Crass, University of Minnesota (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0454:
Application of Optical Instrumentation in Medicine XII
Samuel J. Dwyer; Roger H. Schneider, Editor(s)

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