Model Assisted Planning of Medical Imaging

Author: Cowan, BR; O'donnell, T; Young, Alistair

Date: 2005-01-13

Type: Patent

Link to this item using this URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/8620

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Abstract

A method (600) and system (700) for medical image acquisition are provided, where the method (600) includes acquiring an image of the region of interest (610), acquiring a model for a region of interest (620), and fitting the model to the image (630); the system (700) includes a modeling unit for modeling a region of interest (770); an acquisition unit in signal communication with the modeling unit for acquiring an image of the region of interest (732); and a fitting unit in signal communication with the acquisition unit for fitting the model to the image (780).

Citation: ["Patent/Trademark number: WO/2005/004065 (US). Application number: PCT/US2004/020374. Filed date: 24 Jun 2004. Awarded date: 13 Jan 2005. Application date: 13 Jan 2005"]

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