Real-Time Quantitative Bronchoscopy

Wilson, Simon, Lovell, Brian C., Chang, Anne and Masters, Brent (2005). Real-Time Quantitative Bronchoscopy. In: B. C. Lovell, A. J. Maeder, T. Caelli and S. Ourselin, Proceedings of the Digital Imaging Computer: Techniques and Applications (DICTA 2005). Digital Image Computing: Techniques and Applications (DICTA 2005), Cairns, Australia, (349-356). 6-8 December, 2005.

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Author Wilson, Simon
Lovell, Brian C.
Chang, Anne
Masters, Brent
Title of paper Real-Time Quantitative Bronchoscopy
Conference name Digital Image Computing: Techniques and Applications (DICTA 2005)
Conference location Cairns, Australia
Conference dates 6-8 December, 2005
Proceedings title Proceedings of the Digital Imaging Computer: Techniques and Applications (DICTA 2005)
Place of Publication Los Alamitos, CA.
Publisher IEEE CS Press
Publication Year 2005
Sub-type Fully published paper
ISBN 0-7695-2467-2
Editor B. C. Lovell
A. J. Maeder
T. Caelli
S. Ourselin
Volume 1
Issue 1
Start page 349
End page 356
Total pages 8
Collection year 2005
Language eng
Abstract/Summary The determination of motion within a sequence of images remains one of the fundamental problems in computer vision after more than 30 years of research. Despite this work, there have been relatively few applications of these techniques to practical problems outside the fields of robotics and video encoding. In this paper, we present the continuing work to apply optical flow and egomotion recovery to the problem of measuring and navigating through the airway using a bronchoscope during a standard procedure, without the need for any additional data, localization systems or other external components. The current implementation uses a number of techniques to provide a range of numerical measurements and estimations to physicians in real time, using standard computer hardware.
Subjects 280208 Computer Vision
700199 Computer software and services not elsewhere classified
280207 Pattern Recognition
Keyword iris-research
computer vision
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