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Aorta detection on endosonographic image sequence: a Hough Transform based architecture

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4 Author(s)
Debon, R. ; Dept. ITI, ENST de Bretagne, Brest, France ; Solaiman, B. ; Cauvin, J.M. ; Roux, C.

Presents a method to detect the aorta section from an ultrasound image sequence of the esophagus area. The proposed architecture uses the Hough Transform (HT) in order to integrate a priori knowledge. Two primary models compose the algorithm: a fuzzy model, based on data fusion of three different information sources extracted from slices, and a HT model which is often employed for pattern recognition. A global fusion model combines their complementary aspects and advantages. Along the sequence, spatial aorta matching is achieved by parameters propagation and controlled using a 3D trajectory model. Results obtained on a real sequence are presented

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[Engineering in Medicine and Biology, 1999. 21st Annual Conference and the 1999 Annual Fall Meetring of the Biomedical Engineering Society] BMES/EMBS Conference, 1999. Proceedings of the First Joint  (Volume:2 )

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Oct 1999

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