User Centered Design For Medical Visualization

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User Centered Design for Medical Visualization features a comprehensive review of leading advances in medical visualization and human-computer interaction. This book investigates the human roles during a visualization process, specifically motivation-based design, user-based design, and perception-and-cognitive-based design. An essential resource for researchers, scholars, healthcare practitioners, and medical technology specialists, User Centered Design for Medical Visualization provides real-world examples and insight into the analytical and architectural aspects of user centered design.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781599047775
  • Publisher: IGI Global
  • Publication date: 5/1/2008
  • Series: Premier Reference Source Series
  • Pages: 436
  • Product dimensions: 8.60 (w) x 11.20 (h) x 1.30 (d)

Table of Contents

Ch. I Individual Differences Among Users Implications for the Design of 3D Medical Visualizations Madeleine Keehner Keehner, Madeleine Peter Khooshabeh Khooshabeh, Peter Mary Hegarty Hegarty, Mary 1

Ch. II Grid-Based Visualization and its Medical Applications Yingjun Qiu Qiu, Yingjun Youbing Zhao Zhao, Youbing Jiaoying Shi Shi, Jiaoying 25

Ch. III Reporting Clinical Gait Analysis Data Raymond White White, Raymond Robert Noble Noble, Robert 58

Ch. IV Capturing Data in Healthcare Using Patient-Centered Mobile Technology Sarah Pajak Pajak, Sarah Lorraine H. De Souza De Souza, Lorraine H. Justin Gore Gore, Justin Christopher G. Williams Williams, Christopher G. 73

Ch. V Cluster-Based Multi-Dimensional Visualization: Harnessing Computational Resources for Real-Time Visualization Douglas R. Janes Janes, Douglas R. Michael J. Schulte Schulte, Michael J. Ethan K. Brodsky Brodsky, Ethan K. Walter F. Block Block, Walter F. 89

Ch. VI Supporting Spatial Cognition in Vascular Visualization Timo Ropinski Ropinski, Timo Jennis Meyer-Spradow Meyer-Spradow, Jennis Frank Steinicke Steinicke, Frank Klaus Hinrichs Hinrichs, Klaus 114

Ch. VII 3D Interaction with Scientific Data Through Virtual Reality and Tangible Interfacing Wen Qi Wen, Qi Russell M. Taylor II Taylor, Russell M., II Christopher Healey Healey, Christopher Jean-Bernard Martens Martens, Jean-Bernard 136

Ch. VIII Automated Overlay of Infrared and Visual Medical Images G. Schaefer Schaefer, G. R. Tait Tait, R. K. Howell Howell, K. A. Hopgood Hopgood, A. P. Woo Woo, P. J. Harpel Harpel, J. 174

Ch. IX Software Framework of Medical Visualization Algorithms Ronghua Liang Liang, Ronghua 184

Ch. X Navigation in Computer AssistedOrthopaedic Surgery Elena De Monti De Monti, Elena Pietro Cerveri Cerveri, Pietro Giancarlo Ferrigno Ferrigno, Giancarlo 205

Ch. XI Multi-Dimensional Transfer Functions Design Hai Lin Hai, Lin 223

Ch. XII Graphical Modeling of Human Muscles X. Ye Ye, X. F. Dong Dong, F. 241

Ch. XIII Image Segmentation Dongbin Chen Chen, Dongbin 258

Ch. XIV A Content-Based Approach to Medical Image Database Retrieval Chia-Hung Wei Wei, Chia-Hung Chang-Tsun Li Li, Chang-Tsun Roland Wilson Wilson, Roland 281

Ch. XV Methods and Applications for Segmenting 3D Medical Image Data Hong Shen Hong, Shen 303

Ch. XVI Parallel Segmentation of Multi-Channel Images Using Multi-Dimensional Mathematical Morphology Antonio Plaza Plaza, Antonio Javier Plaza Plaza, Javier David Valencia Valencia, David Pablo Martinez Martinez, Pablo 321

Ch. XVII Biomedical Image Registration for Diagnostic Decision Making and Treatment Monitoring Xiu Ying Wang Xiu, Ying Wang David Dagan Feng Feng, David Dagan 341

Ch. XVIII A Software Tool for Reading DICOM Directory Files Ricardo Villegas Villegas, Ricardo Guillermo Montilla Montilla, Guillermo Hyxia Villegas Villegas, Hyxia 360

Compilation of References 376

About the Contributors 403

Index 410

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