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JPEG 2000 in Medical Applications

Malaterre, Mathieu
BioImaging SAS
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Submitted by Mathieu Malaterre on 2006-02-03T19:42:58Z.

The DICOM Working Group 4 (compression group) has approved in November 2001 the use of JPEG 2000 compression as part of the DICOM standard. This document describes how this wavelet transform-based image compression algorithms is now integrated via GDCM and OpenJPEG in the Insight Toolkit ITK.