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Medical Imaging Technology

Reviews and Computational Applications

  • Khin Wee Lai
  • Dyah Ekashanti Octorina Dewi
  • Presents recent findings and reviews in medical imaging technology

  • Includes novel perspectives of medical imaging, including Computer-Aided System (CAD)

  • Written by experts in the field


Part of the Lecture Notes in Bioengineering book series (LNBE)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Md Belayet Hossain, Belinda Pingguan-Murphy, Hum Yan Chai, Maheza Irna Mohd Salim, Dyah Ekashanti Octorina Dewi, Eko Supriyanto et al.
    Pages 1-40
  3. Muhammad Qurhanul Rizqie, Nurul Shafiqa Mohd Yusof, Rino Ferdian Surakusumah, Dyah Ekashanti Octorina Dewi, Eko Supriyanto, Khin Wee Lai
    Pages 41-56
  4. Dyah Ekashanti Octorina Dewi, Muhaimin Mohd. Fadzil, Ahmad ‘Athif Mohd. Faudzi, Eko Supriyanto, Khin Wee Lai
    Pages 57-89
  5. Christine Pohl, Nor Nisha Nadhira Nazirun, Nur’Aqilah Hamzah, Syahidah Syed Tamin
    Pages 91-109
  6. Norliza Mohd Noor, Joel Chia Ming Than, Omar Mohd Rijal
    Pages 111-127
  7. Mohd Khalid Mokhtar, Farhan Mohamed, Muhamad Najib Zamri, Mohd Shahrizal Sunar, Sanjiv Joshi Hari Chand
    Pages 129-141
  8. Yusman Azimi Yusoff, Farhan Mohamed, Mohd Shahrizal Sunar, Sanjiv Joshi Hari Chand
    Pages 143-168
  9. Hoshang Kolivand, Bazli Tomi, Najib Zamri, Mohd Shahrizal Sunar
    Pages 169-195
  10. Noraida Abd Manaf, Dzulfadhli Saffuan Ridzuan, Maheza Irna Mohamad Salim, Khin Wee Lai
    Pages 205-222
  11. Ahmad ‘Athif M. Faudzi, Rino Ferdian Surakusumah, Dyah Ekashanti Octorina Dewi, Ili Najaa Aimi Mohd. Nordin, Muhammad Rusydi Muhammad Razif
    Pages 223-241

About this book


This book presents the latest research findings and reviews in the field of medical imaging technology, covering ultrasound diagnostics approaches for detecting osteoarthritis, breast carcinoma and cardiovascular conditions, image guided biopsy and segmentation techniques for detecting lung cancer, image fusion, and simulating fluid flows for cardiovascular applications. It offers a useful guide for students, lecturers and professional researchers in the fields of biomedical engineering and image processing.


Brain Tumor Detection Breast Cancer Detection Computed Tomography (CT) Computer-Aided System (CAD) Diagnostic Imaging Mitochondrial Diseases Positron Emission Tomography (PET) Tissue Elasticity Ultrasound

Editors and affiliations

  • Khin Wee Lai
    • 1
  • Dyah Ekashanti Octorina Dewi
    • 2
  1. 1.Biomedical EngineeringUniversity MalayaKuala LumpurMalaysia
  2. 2.IJN-UTM Cardiovascular Engineering CentrUniversity Technology MalaysiaJohor BahruMalaysia

About the editors

Dr. Khin Wee Lai obtained his PhD in Biomedical Engineering under DAAD PhD sandwich program between Technische Universität Ilmenau, Germany and Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Johor Bahru. His research interests include medical imaging, 3D reconstruction and visualization, medical informatics and medical instrumentation. He is a professional member of ACM and he served as the member of board of editorial for a few international journals. Meanwhile, he is also the program committee and peer reviewer for over 20 international conferences. He has more than 30 publications and book chapters in the field of biomedical image processing.

Dr. Dyah Ekashanti Octorina Dewi is with IJN-UTM Cardiovascular Engineering Center, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Johor Bahru, Malaysia. She obtained her PhD from Biomedical Engineering (Medical Sciences), Universitair Medisch Centrum Groningen - Rijksuniversiteit Groningen, The Netherlands. Her research interests include Bio Medical Imaging, Image Processing and Analysis, and Imaging Phantom. In the future she will focus her research on Rehabilitative Imaging.

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