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Evaluation of CT Devices

  • Robert Cierniak
Chapter

Abstract

The production of tomographic images can be regarded as the transformation of the X-ray attenuation coefficient distribution in a patient’s body into a reconstructed image. The final image is produced as a result of a whole chain of processes and is affected by a range of factors including the technical parameters of the scanner, the type of projection system, and finally the type of reconstruction algorithm applied.

Keywords

Attenuation Coefficient Point Spread Function Modulation Transfer Function Sensitivity Function Tomographic Image 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Computer EngineeringTechnical University of CzestochowaCzestochowaPoland

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