Wavelet transform and its applications in medical image analysis

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Abstract

Recently, wavelet transform has been found to be a very productive and efficient tool for image processing, analysis and compression for medical applications.Wavelet transform provides complete spatiofrequency localization for medical images that may be used to remove noise, undesired features and artifact, or to extract useful features for image characterization and classification. This chapter provides an introduction of wavelet transform with decomposition and reconstruction methods for medical image analysis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPrinciples and Advanced Methods in Medical Imaging and Image Analysis
PublisherWorld Scientific Publishing Co.
Pages437-454
Number of pages18
ISBN (Electronic)9789812814807
ISBN (Print)9789812705341
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2008

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Medicine(all)

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