Medical Image Registration

Medical Image Registration

by Joseph V. Hajnal
     
 

ISBN-10: 0849300649

ISBN-13: 9780849300646

Pub. Date: 06/01/2001

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This monograph details the theory, technology, and practical implement ations in a variety of medical settings. International experts thoroug hly explain why image registration is important, describe its applicat ions in a nonmathematical way, and include rigorous analysis for those who plan to implement algorithms themselves. It is accessible and inf ormative to

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This monograph details the theory, technology, and practical implement ations in a variety of medical settings. International experts thoroug hly explain why image registration is important, describe its applicat ions in a nonmathematical way, and include rigorous analysis for those who plan to implement algorithms themselves. It is accessible and inf ormative to those new to the field, yet it provides in-depth treatment for the expert. With its practical examples, extensive illustrations, and comprehensible approach, Medical Image Registration is a must hav e guide for medical physicists, clinicians, and researchers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780849300646
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
06/01/2001
Series:
Biomedical Engineering Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
392
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.94(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
PARTI: METHODOLOGY
Registration Methodology - Concepts
Registration Methodology - Algorithms
Data Requirements and Image Preparation
Detecting Failure, Assessing Success
Correcting for Scanner Errors in CT, MRI, SPECT, and 3D Ultrasound
PART II: APPLICATIONS OF RIGID BODY REGISTRATION
Clinical Applications of Serial MRI
The Role of Image Registration in Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Brain
Registration of MRI and PET images for Clinical Applications
Registration of MRI and CT Images for Clinical Applications
Registration in Nuclear Medicine
Application of Image Registration for Guided Therapeutic Procedures
PART III: NON-RIGID REGISTRATION
Non-Rigid Registration: Concepts Algorithms, and Applications
Use of Registration for Cohort Studies
Biomechanical Models for Image Registration during Image Guided Neurosurgery
A View of the Future

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