IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Automatic detection of the intimal and the adventitial layers of the common carotid artery wall in ultrasound B-mode images using snakes

Proceedings of ICIAP '99 - 10th International Conference on Image Analysis and Processing

Author(s): Da-chuan Cheng ; Schmidt-Trucksass, A. ; Kuo-Sheng Cheng ; Sandrock, M. ; Qin Pu ; Burkhardt, H.
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 January 1999
Conference Location: Venice, Italy, Italy
Conference Date: 27 September 1999
Page(s): 452 - 457
ISBN (Paper): 0-7695-0040-4
DOI: 10.1109/ICIAP.1999.797637
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This study presents a novel automatic system for detecting the intimal and adventitial layers of the far common carotid artery (CCA) by applying snake techniques. Cohen's snake is also modified... View More

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