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Interactive segmentation in MRI for orthopedic surgery planning: bone tissue

Firat Ozdemir, Neerav Karani, Philipp Fürnstahl, Orcun Goksel
International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery
March 2017

Abstract

Planning orthopedic surgeries is commonly performed in computed tomography (CT) images due to the higher contrast of bony structure. However, soft tissues such as muscles and ligaments that may determine the functional outcome of a procedure are not easy to identify in CT, for which fast and accurate segmentation in MRI would be desirable. To be usable in daily practice, such method should provide convenient means of interaction for modifications and corrections, e.g., during perusal by the surgeon or the planning physician for quality control.


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@Article{eth_biwi_01356,
  author = {Firat Ozdemir and Neerav Karani and Philipp F\"urnstahl and Orcun Goksel},
  title = {Interactive segmentation in MRI for orthopedic surgery planning: bone tissue},
  journal = {International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery},
  year = {2017},
  month = {March},
  pages = {},
  volume = {},
  number = {},
  keywords = {Bone segmentation; Iterative refinement; MR in CAOS }
}