An implementation of the minimization of region-scalable fitting energy levelsets
Intensity inhomogeneities often occur in medical images, especially when using magnetic resonance imaging. In these images, the standard Chan-and-Vese levelset segmentation method may not work properly, as it assumes constant intensity distributions for [...]

Fully automatic brain segmentation using model-guided level sets and skeleton-based models
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A fully automatic brain segmentation method is presented. First the skull is stripped using a model-based level set on T1-weighted inversion recovery images, then the brain ventricles and basal ganglia are segmented using the same method on T1-weighted [...]

Level Set Segmentation: Active Contours without edge
An Insight Toolkit (ITK) processing framework for segmentation using active contours without edges is presented in this paper. Our algorithm is based on the work of Chan and Vese [1] that uses level- sets to accomplish region segmentation in images with [...]

Anisotropic Fast Marching in ITK
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The Fast Marching algorithm is an efficient numerical method for computing the distance and shortest path between points of a domain. For that purpose, it solves a front propagation problem, which can be of interest in itself. The method has numerous [...]

Model-based left ventricle segmentation in 3D ultrasound using phase image
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In this paper, we propose a semi-automatic method for left ventricle segmentation. The proposed method utilizes a multi-scale quadrature filter method to enhance the 3D volume, followed by a model-based level set method to segment the endocardial surface of [...]

Fostering Open Science in Lung Cancer Lesion Sizing with ITK module LSTK
This document describes the latest efforts in integrating the Lesion Sizing Toolkit (LSTK) into ITK v4 as an external/remote module providing an Open Science dashboard website with a large open image archive of lung cancer CT images for LSTK development and [...]

A Skull-Stripping Filter for ITK
Skull-stripping (or brain extraction) is an important pre-processing step in neuroimage analysis. This document describes a skull-stripping filter implemented using the Insight Toolkit ITK, which we named itk::StripTsImageFilter. It is a composite filter [...]

Challenge on Endocardial Three-dimensional Ultrasound Segmentation (CETUS)
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Real-time 3D echocardiography has already been shown to be an accurate tool for left ventricular (LV) volume assessment. However, LV border identification remains a challenging task, mainly because of the low contrast of the images combined with drop-out [...]

An entropy based multi-thresholding method for semi-automatic segmentation of liver tumors
Liver cancer is the fifth most commonly diagnosed cancer and the third most common cause of death from cancer worldwide. A precise analysis of the lesions would help in the staging of the tumor and in the evaluation of the possible applicable therapies. In [...]

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