IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - The generalized contrast-to-noise ratio: a formal definition for lesion detectability

Author(s): Alfonso Rodriguez-Molares ; Ole Marius Hoel Rindal ; Jan Drhooge ; Svein-Erik Masoy ; Andreas Austeng ; Muyinatu A. Lediju Bell ; Hans Torp
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Volume: PP
Page(s): 1
ISSN (Electronic): 1525-8955
ISSN (Paper): 0885-3010
DOI: 10.1109/TUFFC.2019.2956855
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In the last 30 years the contrast-to-noise ratio (CNR) has been used to estimate contrast and lesion detectability in ultrasound images. Recent studies have shown that the CNR can not be used with... View More

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