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Colour Mapping of Tissue Perfusion Data Derived from Dynamic Computed Tomography

  • K. A. Miles
  • M. Hayball
  • A. K. Dixon
Conference paper

Summary

A method for calculating tissue perfusion from dynamic computed tomography (CT) data is described. By applying this method to corresponding pixels of a series of images from a dynamic CT sequence, a map of tissue perfusion is obtained which can then be displayed using a colour scale. The technique combines quantifiable information about perfusion with good anatomical detail in a single image.

Keywords

Hounsfield Unit Tissue Perfusion Colour Scale Iodine Concentrat Dynamic Compute Tomography 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • K. A. Miles
    • 1
  • M. Hayball
    • 2
  • A. K. Dixon
    • 3
  1. 1.Departments of RadiologyNuclear MedicineCambridgeUK
  2. 2.Departments of Nuclear Medicine Medical PhysicsCambridgeUK
  3. 3.Departments of University Department of RadiologyAddenbrooke’s HospitalCambridgeUK

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