Local tissue-weight-based nonrigid registration of lung images with application to regional ventilation

Youbing Yin, Eric A. Hoffman, Ching-Long Lin, Xiaoping P. Hu, Anne V. Clough
2009 Medical Imaging 2009: Biomedical Applications in Molecular, Structural, and Functional Imaging  
 Breathing Lung Model  Summary And Future Work 2  Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD): an important tool in understanding air flow inside lungs  Prediction of particle deposition  To understand the etiology of lung pathology (pollutant)  To improve drug delivery methods (therapeutic)  Other applications include  Understanding gas mixing to help improve helium MRI/xenon-CT imaging protocols  Assessing airway resistance and wall shear stress  ...
doi:10.1117/12.811715 fatcat:giu7hjexjjdupfxyu7irlqd5za