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Wavelet coding of volumetric medical images for high throughput and operability

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2 Author(s)
Xiaolin Wu ; Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., McMaster Univ., Hamilton, Ont., Canada ; Tong Qiu

This paper presents a new three-dimensional (3-D) wavelet-based scalable lossless coding scheme for compression of volumetric medical images. Aiming to improve the productivity of radiologists and the cost-effectiveness of the system, we strive to achieve high decoder throughput, random access to coded data volume, progressive transmission, and high compression ratio in a balanced design approach. These desirable functionalities are realized by a modified 3-D dyadic wavelet transform tailored to volumetric medical images and an optimized Rice code of very low complexity.

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Medical Imaging, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:24 ,  Issue: 6 )

Date of Publication:

June 2005

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