Abdomen and Thoracic Imaging

An Engineering & Clinical Perspective

  • Ayman S. El-Baz
  • Luca Saba
  • Jasjit Suri

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Mahmoud Mostapha, Fahmi Khalifa, Amir Alansary, Ahmed Soliman, Jasjit Suri, Ayman S. El-Baz
    Pages 1-35
  3. Raphael Prevost, Benoit Mory, Remi Cuingnet, Jean-Michel Correas, Laurent D. Cohen, Roberto Ardon
    Pages 37-67
  4. Xinjian Chen, Dehui Xiang, Wei Ju, Heming Zhao, Jianhua Yao
    Pages 69-97
  5. Luís Curvo-Semedo, Daniel Ramos Andrade, Catarina Ruivo, Cláudia Paulino, Filipe Caseiro-Alves
    Pages 99-122
  6. Ricardo Ribeiro, Rui T. Marinho, Jasjit Suri, J. Miguel Sanches
    Pages 145-168
  7. Dong Ho Lee, Jeong Min Lee
    Pages 169-207
  8. Richard C. Semelka, Luz Adriana Escobar, Najwa Al Ansari, Charles Thomas Alexander Semelka
    Pages 209-231
  9. Ali Muhi, Tomoaki Ichikawa, Utaroh Motosugi
    Pages 253-278
  10. Ahmed Afifi, Toshiya Nakaguchi
    Pages 279-315
  11. Masahiro Okada, Takamichi Murakami
    Pages 317-346
  12. Antoine Wadih, Sebastian Feuerlein
    Pages 347-364
  13. Jayantha Muthukudage, JungHwan Oh, Ruwan Nawarathna, Wallapak Tavanapong, Johnny Wong, Piet C. de Groen
    Pages 365-388
  14. Wei Zeng, Rui Shi, Zhengyu Su, David Xianfeng Gu
    Pages 389-419
  15. Wei Zeng, Rui Shi, Zhengyu Su, David Xianfeng Gu
    Pages 421-441
  16. Eleftheria A. Mylona, Michalis A. Savelonas, Dimitris Maroulis
    Pages 443-462
  17. Behnaz Abdollahi, Neal Dunlap, Hermann B. Frieboes
    Pages 463-487
  18. Michael Roggenbuck, Jared Catenacci, Ryan Walker, Eric Hanson, Jiang Hsieh, S. K. Patch
    Pages 523-557
  19. Yusuf Artan, Imam Samil Yetik, Masoom A. Haider
    Pages 559-586
  20. Ehsan Dehghan, Nathanael Kuo, Anton Deguet, Yi Le, Elwood Armour, E. Clif Burdette et al.
    Pages 587-621
  21. Oscar Acosta, Jason Dowling, Gael Drean, Antoine Simon, Renaud de Crevoisier, Pascal Haigron
    Pages 623-656
  22. E. Gibson, M. Gaed, J. A. Gómez, M. Moussa, C. Romagnoli, S. Pautler et al.
    Pages 683-716
  23. David Liu, S. Kevin Zhou
    Pages 717-754
  24. Back Matter
    Pages 755-773

About this book


Ayman El-Baz, Ph.D., Associate Professor in the Department of Bioengineering at the University of Louisville, KY. Dr. El-Baz has fourteen years of hands-on experience in the fields of bioimaging modeling and computer-assisted diagnostic systems. His work has been reported at several prestigious international conferences (e.g., CVPR, ICCV, MICCAI, ISBI, etc.) and in journals (e.g., IEEE TMI, IEEE TIP, IEEE TBME, IEEE TITB, Brain, NMR, etc.). Dr. El-Baz has authored or coauthored more than 300 technical articles.

Luca Saba, MD, is a researcher in the field of Multi-Detector-Row Computed Tomography, Magnetic Resonance, Ultrasound, Neuroradiology, and Diagnostic in Vascular Sciences. His works, as lead author, achieved more than 100 high impact factor, peer-reviewed Journals. He is well known speaker and has spoken over 45 times at national and international levels. Dr. Saba has won 12 scientific and extracurricular awards during his career.

Jasjit S. Suri, MS, PhD, MBA is an innovator, visionary, scientist, and an internationally known world leader in the field of Healthcare Imaging and biomedical devices. Dr. Suri was the recipient of Director General’s Gold medal in 1980 and the Fellow of American Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE), awarded by National Academy of Sciences, Washington DC in 2004. Dr. Suri has been the chairman of IEEE Denver section, has won over 50 awards during his career including project, program and regulatory management, and has held several executive positions.


Abdomen CT Thoracic

Editors and affiliations

  • Ayman S. El-Baz
    • 1
  • Luca Saba
    • 2
  • Jasjit Suri
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of BioengineeringUniversity of LouisvilleLouisvilleUSA
  2. 2.University of CagliariCagliariItaly
  3. 3.Biomedical Technologies, Inc Idaho State University (Affiliated)RosevilleUSA

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  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4614-8497-4
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4614-8498-1
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