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Reconstructing the Human Ribcage in 3D with X-Rays and Geometric Models
July-September 2010 (vol. 17 no. 3)
pp. 46-53
Christopher Koehler, Wright State University
Thomas Wischgoll, Wright State University
Forouzan Golshani, Wright State University

To avoid lung disease, regular preemptive screenings are an absolute necessity. This article describes a technique that creates a 3D reconstruction of the ribcage without expensive scanners.

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Index Terms:
3D modeling, chest radiographs, computer-aided diagnosis (CAD), geometric reconstruction, rib segmentation.
Citation:
Christopher Koehler, Thomas Wischgoll, Forouzan Golshani, "Reconstructing the Human Ribcage in 3D with X-Rays and Geometric Models," IEEE Multimedia, vol. 17, no. 3, pp. 46-53, July-Sept. 2010, doi:10.1109/MMUL.2009.57
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