Tsinghua University Press Ltd. - Automatic extraction of tongue coatings from digital images: A traditional Chinese medicine diagnostic tool

Author(s): Linda Yunlu Bai ; Yundi Shi ; Jia Wu ; Yonghong Zhang ; Weiliang Wong ; Yu Wu ; Jing Bai
Publisher: Tsinghua University Press Ltd.
Publication Date: 1 April 2009
Volume: 14
Page(s): 170 - 175
ISSN (Electronic): 1007-0214
DOI: 10.1016/S1007-0214(09)70026-4

In traditional Chinese medicine, the coating on the tongue is considered to be a reflection of various pathologic factors. However, the conventional method to examine the tongue lacks an... View More