Medical Imaging Technologies and Methods for Health Care
eISBN: 978-1-68108-717-7, 2018 ISBN: 978-1-68108-718-4 ISSN: 2589-9406 (Print) ISSN: 2589-9414 (Online)
Medical Imaging Technologies and Methods for Health Care provides timely, evidence-based information that helps readers understand innovations in medical imaging. These innovations are computer / imaging based technologies which are set to have a bigger impact on the detection and management of human diseases.
This volume covers:
-Image processing and analyses
-Computer-aided diagnosis and detection
-Data mining in medical imaging
-Mobile picture archiving and communications systems (PACS)
-Image analytic methods in bone mineral density and detection of Alzheimer’s disease
-Biomedical engineering methods applied in biomedical imaging
This volume is intended as a useful resource for undergraduate and post-graduate students in medical imaging technology, radiographers, doctors, biomedical engineers, researchers and practitioners in health care.
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School of Dentistry and Health Science, Charles Sturt University, Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia., Australia
Computer aided diagnosis or detection is a computer system to assist
medical doctors to improve the accuracy and efficiency of health care. We describe a
computer-aided detection method for stroke as an example to illustrate the steps
describing this method.
Computer-aided detection, Computer-aided diagnosis, Stroke.