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Mosaic image segmentation with bias field correction

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This paper presents an automatic method of correcting non-uniform RF coil response for the classification of body composition using MR imaging. By linear mosaic modelling, the smoothly but non-linearly varying bias field which modulates tissue intensities within the image was corrected. The overlapping between adjacent mosaics ensured consistent segmentation of body fat content and the effectiveness of the technique was validated by both phantom and in vivo experiments. Ten whole body composi...

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Author, Author
Publisher:
IEE
Issue:
465
Pages:
861-864
Host title:
SEVENTH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON IMAGE PROCESSING AND ITS APPLICATIONS
Publication date:
1999-01-01
ISSN:
0537-9989
Source identifiers:
105382
ISBN:
0852967179
Pubs id:
pubs:105382
UUID:
uuid:5aa35367-78e0-4848-9384-e4a249463825
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pubs:105382
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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