IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - A potential function-based scalpel navigation method that avoids blood vessel groups during excision of cancerous tissue

2016 38th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC)

Author(s): Hiroshi Noborio ; Kazuma Aoki ; Takahiro Kunii ; Kiminori Mizushino
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 August 2016
Conference Location: Orlando, FL, USA
Conference Date: 16 August 2016
Page(s): 6,106 - 6,112
ISBN (Electronic): 978-1-4577-0220-4
ISSN (Electronic): 1558-4615
ISSN (Paper): 1557-170X
DOI: 10.1109/EMBC.2016.7592122
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