Publisher description for Medical image analysis methods / edited by Lena Costaridou.

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Medical Image Analysis Methods details the primary methods, techniques, and approaches used to improve the quality of visually perceived images, as well as, quantitative detection and diagnostic decision aids. This comprehensive volume illustrates analytical techniques such as computer-aided diagnosis (CAD), adaptive wavelet image enhancement, and data-driven optimized image segmentation and registration. Paradigms of the analysis methods used in bioinformatics and neurosciences are also provided in respective chapters. In addition, this reference reviews techniques that are used to evaluate these major medical-image processing and analysis methods.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Diagnostic imaging -- Digital techniques.
Diagnostic Imaging -- methods.
Image Interpretation, Computer-Assisted -- methods.
Image Processing, Computer-Assisted -- methods.