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Recent Advances in Point-of-Care Ultrasound Using the \({\textit{ImFusion Suite}}\) for Real-Time Image Analysis

  • Oliver Zettinig
  • Mehrdad Salehi
  • Raphael Prevost
  • Wolfgang Wein
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11042)

Abstract

Medical ultrasound is rapidly advancing both through more powerful hardware and software; in combination these allow the modality to become an ever more indispensable point-of-care tool. In this paper, we summarize some recent developments on the image analysis side that are enabled through the proprietary ImFusion Suite software and corresponding software development kit (SDK). These include 3D reconstruction of arbitrary untracked 2D US clips, image filtering and classification, speed-of-sound calibration and live acquisition parameter tuning in a visual servoing fashion.

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Acknowledgments

This work was partially supported by H2020-FTI grant (number 760380) delivered by the European Union.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Oliver Zettinig
    • 1
  • Mehrdad Salehi
    • 1
    • 2
  • Raphael Prevost
    • 1
  • Wolfgang Wein
    • 1
  1. 1.ImFusion GmbHMunichGermany
  2. 2.Computer Aided Medical ProceduresTechnische Universität MünchenMunichGermany

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