Medical Image Processing in Nuclear Medicine and Bone Arthroplasty

Joyjit Patra
2013 IOSR Journal of Computer Engineering  
Computers have become indispensable in all domains, and the medical segment does not represent an exception. The need for accuracy and speed has led to a tight collaboration between machines and human beings.Maybe the future will allow the existence of a world where the human intervention won't be necessary, but for now,the best approach in the medical field is to create semiautomatic applications, in order to help the doctors with the diagnoses, with following the patients' evolution and
more » ... ng them and with other medical activities. Our application is designed for automatic measurements of orthopedic parameters, and allows the possibility of human intervention in case the parameters have not been detected properly. The segment of the application is Hip Arthroplasty.
doi:10.9790/0661-13297110 fatcat:7q2f5nmszfdcbhx7sicdpzflhy