IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine

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Automatic Lung Segmentation with Juxta-Pleural Nodule Identification using Active Contour Model and Bayesian Approach
     Objective: Chest computed tomography (CT) images and their quantitative analyses have become increasingly important for a variety of purposes, including lung parenchyma density analysis, airway analysis, diaphragm mechanics analysis, and nodule detection for cancer screening. Lung segmentation is an important... Read more
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Histogram-Based Features Selection and Volume Of Interest Ranking For Brain PET Image Classification
    Abstract Positron emission tomography (PET) is a molecular medical imaging modality which is commonly used for neurodegenerative diseases diagnosis. Computer-aided diagnosis, based on medical image analysis, could help quantitative evaluation of brain diseases such as Alzheimer’s disease (AD). A novel method... Read more
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On the Influence of Confounding Factors in Multisite Brain Morphometry Studies of Developmental Pathologies: Application to Autism Spectrum Disorder
Brain anatomical MRI is increasingly viewed as an attractive way to measure biological properties of interest. In particular, numerous neuroimaging studies have shown that it is possible to distinguish patients from healthy control subjects using cortical thickness measurements. In this... Read more
TBME 60th Anniversary
Breast Cancer Histopathology Image Analysis: A Review
Mitko Veta, Josien P.W. Pluim, Paul J. van Diest, and Max A. Viergever University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands, Volume 61, Issue 5, Page: 1400-1411 Pathology labs are currently undergoing a transformation towards a fully digital workflow. In addition to the... Read more
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Urine Flow Dynamics Through Prostatic Urethra With Tubular Organ Modeling Using Endoscopic Imagery
Voiding dysfunction is common in the aged male population. However, the obstruction mechanism in the lower urinary tract and critical points for obstruction remains uncertain. The aim of this paper was to develop a system to investigate the relationship between... Read more