Computational Methods and Clinical Applications for Spine Imaging

Third International Workshop and Challenge, CSI 2015, Held in Conjunction with MICCAI 2015, Munich, Germany, October 5, 2015, Proceedings

  • Tomaž Vrtovec
  • Jianhua Yao
  • Ben Glocker
  • Tobias Klinder
  • Alejandro Frangi
  • Guoyan Zheng
  • Shuo Li
Conference proceedings CSI 2015

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9402)

Also part of the Image Processing, Computer Vision, Pattern Recognition, and Graphics book sub series (LNIP, volume 9402)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-X
  2. Workshop (Computational Methods and Clinical Applications for Spine Imaging)

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Dejan Knez, Boštjan Likar, Franjo Pernuš, Tomaž Vrtovec
      Pages 3-13
    3. Amir Jamaludin, Timor Kadir, Andrew Zisserman
      Pages 14-26
    4. Songbai Ji, Xiaoyao Fan, Jonathan D. Olson, Linton T. Evans, Keith D. Paulsen, David W. Roberts et al.
      Pages 27-37
    5. Paul A. Bromiley, Judith E. Adams, Timothy F. Cootes
      Pages 38-51
    6. Rebeca Echeverría, Camilo Cortes, Alvaro Bertelsen, Ivan Macia, Óscar E. Ruiz, Julián Flórez
      Pages 52-63
    7. Yinong Wang, Jianhua Yao, Holger R. Roth, Joseph E. Burns, Ronald M. Summers
      Pages 74-84
    8. Rabia Haq, Joshua Cates, David A. Besachio, Roderick C. Borgie, Michel A. Audette
      Pages 85-96
    9. Amir Jamaludin, Meelis Lootus, Timor Kadir, Andrew Zisserman
      Pages 97-103
  3. Challenge (Automatic Intervertebral Disc Localization and Segmentation from 3D T2 MRI Data)

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 105-105
    2. Robert Korez, Bulat Ibragimov, Boštjan Likar, Franjo Pernuš, Tomaž Vrtovec
      Pages 117-124
    3. Hugo Hutt, Richard Everson, Judith Meakin
      Pages 125-129
    4. Aleš Neubert, Jurgen Fripp, Shekhar S. Chandra, Craig Engstrom, Stuart Crozier
      Pages 150-158
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 159-159

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the Third International Workshop and Challenge on Computational Methods and Clinical Applications for Spine Imaging, CSI 2015, held in conjunction with MICCAI 2015, in Munich, Germany, in October 2015. The 9 workshop papers and 6 challenge contributions were carefully reviewed and selected for inclusion in this volume. The papers cover all major aspects related to spine imaging.


biomedical engineering computer vision computer-aided diagnosis image processing visualization techniques clinical applications computational methods computer graphics computer imaging image registration image segmentation image-guided intervention imaging marrow changes modic changes orthopedic applications pattern recognition radiology spine imaging vertebrae analysis

Editors and affiliations

  • Tomaž Vrtovec
    • 1
  • Jianhua Yao
    • 2
  • Ben Glocker
    • 3
  • Tobias Klinder
    • 4
  • Alejandro Frangi
    • 5
  • Guoyan Zheng
    • 6
  • Shuo Li
    • 7
  1. 1.University of LjubljanaLjubljanaSlovenia
  2. 2.National Institutes of HealthBethesdaUSA
  3. 3.Imperial College LondonLondonUnited Kingdom
  4. 4.Philips GmbH Innovative TechnologiesHamburgGermany
  5. 5.University of SheffieldSheffieldUnited Kingdom
  6. 6.University of BernBernSwitzerland
  7. 7.University of Western OntarioLondonCanada

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-41826-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-41827-8
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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