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Automated Screening Of Chest X Rays: Texture Analysis Of The Lung Fields In Chest X Rays
Author(s): T. W. Challis; C. M. Haig; D. C. Haig; J. I-I Kulick
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Paper Abstract

This paper describes one part of a system for automatically analysing chest x-rays. Previous publications have described the hardware, rib border detection and preliminary results for analysis of the lung fields. This paper is concerned with texture analysis and classification of the lung fields of chest x-rays. A description of the algorithms and some preliminary results are presented.

Paper Details

Date Published: 6 July 1979
PDF: 12 pages
Proc. SPIE 0173, Application of Optical Instrumentation in Medicine VII, (6 July 1979); doi: 10.1117/12.957131
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T. W. Challis, Department of Diagnostic Radiology (United States)
C. M. Haig, Queen's University (Canada)
D. C. Haig, Queen's University (Canada)
J. I-I Kulick, Queen's University (Canada)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0173:
Application of Optical Instrumentation in Medicine VII
Joel E. Gray, Editor(s)

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