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Screening and manipulating brain medical images on handheld devices

Almuntashri, A. and Agaian, S. and Durrani, T.S. (2009) Screening and manipulating brain medical images on handheld devices. In: IEEE International Conference on Systems Man and Cybernetics Conference Proceedings. IEEE, pp. 3440-3443. ISBN 978-1-4244-2793-2

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Abstract

The prompt delivery of biomedical images for emergency diagnosis purpose is an important issue in health care organizations. This paper is aimed a developing class of algorithms to view and manipulate medical images on mobile devices and mainly PDA handhelds. We illustrate our method on human brain scans to view: 2-D single medical imaging scans, multi frames/slices medical imaging scans, internal 3-D anatomical details of a simulated straight line-cut, and the reconstruction of the original scanned object e.g. the original head image.