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Medical Imaging 2010: Image Perception, Observer Performance, and Technology Assessment
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Volume Number: 7627
Date Published: 23 February 2010

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Front Matter: Volume 7627
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Maintaining quality in the UK breast screening program
Author(s): Alastair Gale
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Rating scales for observer performance studies
Author(s): Robert M. Nishikawa; Yulei Jiang; Charles E. Metz
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Evaluating the realism of synthetically generated mammographic lesions: an observer study
Author(s): Michael Berks; David Barbosa da Silva; Caroline Boggis; Sue Astley
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Use of a visual discrimination model to detect compression artifacts in virtual pathology images
Author(s): Jeffrey P. Johnson; Elizabeth A. Krupinski; Michelle Yan; Hans Roehrig
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Spatial noise suppression for LCD displays: noise contrast
Author(s): William J. Dallas; Hans Roehrig; Jiahua Fan; Elizabeth A. Krupinski; Jeffrey P. Johnson
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High-fidelity color video reproduction of open surgery by six-band camera
Author(s): Masahiro Yamaguchi; Yuri Murakami; Hiroyuki Hashizume; Hideaki Haneishi; Yoshifumi Kanno; Yasuhiro Komiya
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DICOM GSPS affects on contrast detection threshold
Author(s): David L. Leong; Tamara Miner Haygood; Gary J. Whitman; Selin Carkaci; Philip M. Tchou; Patrick C. Brennan
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Comprehensive quantitative image quality evaluation of compressed sensing MRI reconstructions using a weighted perceptual difference model (Case-PDM): selective evaluation, disturbance calibration, and aggregative evaluation of noise, blur, aliasing, and oil-painting artifacts
Author(s): Jun Miao; Feng Huang; David L. Wilson
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A gaze-contingent high-dynamic range display for medical imaging applications
Author(s): Wei-Chung Cheng; Aldo Badano
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The assessment of stroke multidimensional CT and MR imaging using eye movement analysis: does modality preference enhance observer performance?
Author(s): Lindsey Cooper; Alastair Gale; Janak Saada; Swamy Gedela; Hazel Scott; Andoni Toms
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Breast screening: visual search as an aid for digital mammographic interpretation training
Author(s): Yan Chen; Ann Turnbull; Jonathan James; Alastair Gale; Hazel Scott
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Visual search characteristics in mammogram reading: SFM vs. FFDM
Author(s): Claudia Mello-Thoms
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Eye-position recording during brain MRI examination to identify and characterize steps of glioma diagnosis
Author(s): Christine Cavaro-Ménard; Jean-Yves Tanguy; Patrick Le Callet
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Reading a radiologist's mind: monitoring rising and falling interest levels while scanning chest x-rays
Author(s): Mohammad Alzubaidi; Ameet Patel; Sethuraman Panchanathan; John A. Black Jr.
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Effects of fixed-rate CT projection data compression on perceived and measured CT image quality
Author(s): Albert Wegener; Naveen Chandra; Yi Ling; Robert Senzig; Robert Herfkens
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Image fade in computed radiography is exacerbated by increased kVp
Author(s): Mark McEntee; Michelle Foley
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Optimal processing of isotropic 3D black-blood MRI For accurate estimation of vessel wall thickness
Author(s): Bernard Chiu; Niranjan Balu; Li Dong; Xihai Zhao; Chun Yuan; William S. Kerwin
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Color calibration and color-managed medical displays: does the calibration method matter?
Author(s): Hans Roehrig; Kelly Rehm; Louis D. Silverstein; William J. Dallas; Jiahua Fan; Elizabeth A. Krupinski
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Evaluating segmentation algorithms for diffusion-weighted MR images: a task-based approach
Author(s): Abhinav K. Jha; Matthew A. Kupinski; Jeffrey J. Rodríguez; Renu M. Stephen; Alison T. Stopeck
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Does reader visual fatigue impact interpretation accuracy?
Author(s): Elizabeth A. Krupinski; Kevin S. Berbaum
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The varying effects of ambient lighting on low contrast detection tasks
Author(s): Mark F. McEntee; Barbara Martin
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Nuisance levels of noise effects radiologists' performance
Author(s): Mark F. McEntee; Amina Coffey; John Ryan; Aaron O'Beirne; Rachel Toomey; Micheal Evanoff; David Manning; Patrick C. Brennan
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Impact of adaptation time on contrast sensitivity
Author(s): Dörte Apelt; Hans Strasburger; Jan Klein; Bernhard Preim
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Spatial resolution and chest nodule detection: an interesting incidental finding
Author(s): R. J. Toomey; M. F. McEntee; J. T. Ryan; M. G Evanoff; A. Hayes; P. C. Brennan
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Validation of the NPWE model observer to predict the CDMAM performance
Author(s): Craig K. Abbey; Miguel P. Eckstein
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The use of steerable channels for detecting asymmetrical signals with random orientations
Author(s): Bart Goossens; Ljiljana Platiša; Ewout Vansteenkiste; Wilfried Philips
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Personalized numerical observer
Author(s): Jovan G. Brankov; P. Hendrik Pretorius
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Using channelized Hotelling observers to quantify temporal effects of medical liquid crystal displays on detection performance
Author(s): Ljiljana Platiša; Bart Goossens; Ewout Vansteenkiste; Aldo Badano; Wilfried Philips
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Rapid performance evaluation for ideal FROC and AFROC observers
Author(s): Bin Liu; Parmeshwar Khurd; Gene Gindi
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Model observers for complex discrimination tasks: assessments of multiple coronary stent placements
Author(s): Sheng Zhang; Craig K. Abbey; Arian Teymoorian; Xiaolin Da; James S. Whiting; Miguel P. Eckstein
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Influencing clinicians and healthcare managers: can ROC be more persuasive?
Author(s): S. Taylor-Phillips; M. G. Wallis; A. Duncan; A. G. Gale
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Behavior of the decision variables of the three-class ideal observer for univariate trinormal data
Author(s): Darrin C. Edwards; Charles E. Metz
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Therapy operating characteristic (TOC) curves and their application to the evaluation of segmentation algorithms
Author(s): Harrison H. Barrett; Donald W. Wilson; Matthew A. Kupinski; Kasarachi Aguwa; Lars Ewell; Robert Hunter; Stefan Müller
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Binary ROC curve and three-class 2-D ROC surface
Author(s): Xin He; Eric C. Frey
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Measuring modality ordering consistency of observer performance paradigms
Author(s): D. P. Chakraborty; Federica Zanca
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The effect of image interpretation training on the fracture recognition performance of radiographers
Author(s): Mark F. McEntee; Naomi Bergin
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User modeling for improved computer-aided training in radiology: initial experience
Author(s): Maciej A. Mazurowski; Joseph Y. Lo; Georgia D. Tourassi
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A novel methodology for display 2D MTF evaluation: the pixel spread function (PxSF)
Author(s): Arnout Vetsuypens; Cédric Marchessoux; Tom Kimpe
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Mammographic feature type and reader variability by occupation: an ROC study
Author(s): Hazel J. Scott; Alastair G. Gale
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Toward validation of a 3D structured background model for breast imaging
Author(s): I. Reiser; S. Lee; K. Little; R. M. Nishikawa
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Fuzzy description of skin lesions
Author(s): Nikolaos Laskaris; Lucia Ballerini; Robert B. Fisher; Ben Aldridge; Jonathan Rees
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Automated detection of analyzable metaphase chromosome cells depicted on scanned digital microscopic images
Author(s): Yuchen Qiu; Xingwei Wang; Xiaodong Chen; Yuhua Li; Hong Liu; Shibo Li; Bin Zheng
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Implication of the first decision on visual information-sampling in the spatial frequency domain in pulmonary nodule recognition
Author(s): Mariusz W. Pietrzyk; David Manning; Tim Donovan; Alan Dix
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Effect of background detail on CD curve slope in CT head images
Author(s): Kent M. Ogden; Walter Huda; Sameer Tipnis; Marsha Roskopf
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A support vector machine designed to identify breasts at high risk using multi-probe generated REIS signals: a preliminary assessment
Author(s): David Gur; Bin Zheng; Dror Lederman; Sreeram Dhurjaty; Jules Sumkin; Margarita Zuley
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Comparison of algorithms for ultrasound image segmentation without ground truth
Author(s): Karan Sikka; Thomas M. Deserno
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Optimization of detector thickness for single slice helical CT with ROC study
Author(s): Cheng Shi; Yuxiang Xing
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Quantification of radiographic image quality based on patient anatomical contrast-to-noise ratio: a preliminary study with chest images
Author(s): Yuan Lin; Xiaohui Wang; William J. Sehnert; David H. Foos; Lori Barski; Ehsan Samei
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Efficacy of fractal analysis in identifying glaucomatous damage
Author(s): P. Y. Kim; K. M. Iftekharuddin; P. Gunvant; M. Tóth; G. Holló; E. A. Essock
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