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Proceedings of the 26th IEEE International Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems (1995)
Lubbock, Texas
June 9, 1995 to June 10, 1995
ISBN: 0-8186-7117-3
TABLE OF CONTENTS

Preface (PDF)

pp. ix
FM2A -- Image Analysis I

Mechanical Introscopy -- A New Modality of Medical Imaging for Detection of Breast and Prostate Cancer (PDF)

Y.P. Pyt'ev , Dept. of Chem., Rutgers Univ., Piscataway, NJ, USA
A.P. Sarvazyan , Dept. of Chem., Rutgers Univ., Piscataway, NJ, USA
A.R. Skovoroda , Dept. of Chem., Rutgers Univ., Piscataway, NJ, USA
pp. 0004

Application of Multi-Dimensional Quality Measures to Reconstructed Medical Images (Abstract)

A.M. Eskicioglu , Dept. of Comput. Sci., North Texas Univ., Denton, TX, USA
pp. 0006

Computer Assisted Enhancement of Mammograms for Detection of Microcalcifications (Abstract)

N.D. Kehtarnavaz , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX, USA
L.W. Estevez , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX, USA
pp. 0016

Enhancement for Computed Radiographic Images (Abstract)

B.K. Jang , Kodak Health Imaging Syst. Inc., Rochester, NY, USA
R.S. Gaborski , Kodak Health Imaging Syst. Inc., Rochester, NY, USA
pp. 0027
FM2B -- Medical Informatics I

PACS and Teleradiology in the Department of Defense (Abstract)

F. Goeringer , MATMO, Frederick, MD, USA
J. Romlein , MATMO, Frederick, MD, USA
J.C. Weiser , MATMO, Frederick, MD, USA
S. Scotti , MATMO, Frederick, MD, USA
D.K. Lyche , MATMO, Frederick, MD, USA
pp. 0043

The Probability of Failure Depends on Who is Asking (Abstract)

M.G.E. Peterson , Hospital for Special Surg., USA
pp. 0051

Validation of a Large Medical Database (Abstract)

R. Zunino , Fac. of Eng, Genova Univ., Italy
G. Bianchi , Fac. of Eng, Genova Univ., Italy
P. Monteforte , Fac. of Eng, Genova Univ., Italy
G. Rovetta , Fac. of Eng, Genova Univ., Italy
S. Rovetta , Fac. of Eng, Genova Univ., Italy
pp. 0057

Choosing the Right RIS to Survive the Health Care Reform (Abstract)

Y.-Y. Shieh , Dept. of Radiol., Texas Tech. Univ., Lubbock, TX, USA
G.H. Roberson , Dept. of Radiol., Texas Tech. Univ., Lubbock, TX, USA
pp. 0065
FA1A -- Image Analysis II

Simple Cyropreservation Techniques to Preserve Cellular Ultrastructure of Freeze Fracture or Sectioning Prior to Image Analysis (PDF)

C.H. Haigler , Dept. of Biol. Sci., Texas Tech. Univ., Lubbock, TX, USA
M.J. Grimson , Dept. of Biol. Sci., Texas Tech. Univ., Lubbock, TX, USA
pp. 0074

A Fuzzy-Rule-Based Image Enhancement Method for Medical Applications (Abstract)

R. Krishnapuram , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Missouri Univ., Columbia, MO, USA
Y. Choi , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Missouri Univ., Columbia, MO, USA
pp. 0075

Elastic Body Splines: A Physics Based Approach to Coordinate Transformation in Medical Image Matching (Abstract)

M.H. Davis , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Southern Methodist Univ., Dallas, TX, USA
S.E. Harms , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Southern Methodist Univ., Dallas, TX, USA
D.P. Flamig , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Southern Methodist Univ., Dallas, TX, USA
A. Khotanzad , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Southern Methodist Univ., Dallas, TX, USA
pp. 0081

Manipulation of Volume and Graphics Objects for the Visualization of Medical Data under OpenGL (tm) (Abstract)

Z. Lee , Dept. of Biomed. Eng., Case Western Reserve Univ., Cleveland, OH, USA
E. Bellon , Dept. of Biomed. Eng., Case Western Reserve Univ., Cleveland, OH, USA
P. Diaz , Dept. of Biomed. Eng., Case Western Reserve Univ., Cleveland, OH, USA
pp. 0089

Prostate Ultrasound Image Analysis: Localization of Cancer Lesions to Assist Biopsy (Abstract)

D.E. Pitts , Div. of Comput. & Math., Houston Univ., TX, USA
S.B. Premkumar , Div. of Comput. & Math., Houston Univ., TX, USA
R.J. Babaian , Div. of Comput. & Math., Houston Univ., TX, USA
A.G. Houston , Div. of Comput. & Math., Houston Univ., TX, USA
pp. 0094
FA1B -- Fuzzy/Neural-Based Systems

Speeding Up Small Sized Self Organizing Maps for Use in Visualization of Multispectral Medical Images (Abstract)

E. Steen , Norwegian Inst. of Technol., Trondheim, Norway
J.G. Solheim , Norwegian Inst. of Technol., Trondheim, Norway
G. Myklebust , Norwegian Inst. of Technol., Trondheim, Norway
pp. 0103

Prototyping Neural Networks Learn Lyme Borreliosis (Abstract)

G. Rovetta , Fac. of Eng., Genova Univ., Italy
L. Buffrini , Fac. of Eng., Genova Univ., Italy
S. Rovetta , Fac. of Eng., Genova Univ., Italy
R. Zunino , Fac. of Eng., Genova Univ., Italy
pp. 0111

A Self-Organizing Neural Net Clustering Parkinson Patients and Control Persons Using Motor Data (Abstract)

Th. Fritsch , Inst. of Comput. Sci., Wurzburg Univ., Germany
P.H. Kraus , Inst. of Comput. Sci., Wurzburg Univ., Germany
B. Neuner , Inst. of Comput. Sci., Wurzburg Univ., Germany
P. Klotz , Inst. of Comput. Sci., Wurzburg Univ., Germany
pp. 0118

A Fuzzy Logic Rule-Based System for Chromosome Recognition (Abstract)

J.M. Keller , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Missouri Univ., Columbia, MO, USA
O. Sjahputera , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Missouri Univ., Columbia, MO, USA
H.-M.T. Huang , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Missouri Univ., Columbia, MO, USA
C.W. Caldwell , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Missouri Univ., Columbia, MO, USA
P. Gader , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Missouri Univ., Columbia, MO, USA
pp. 0125

Use of Neural Networks for Prediction of Graft Failure following Liver Transplantation (Abstract)

S. Matis , Div. Comput. Sci. & Maths., Oak Ridge Nat. Lab., TN, USA
H. Doyle , Div. Comput. Sci. & Maths., Oak Ridge Nat. Lab., TN, USA
R. Mural , Div. Comput. Sci. & Maths., Oak Ridge Nat. Lab., TN, USA
E. Uberbacher , Div. Comput. Sci. & Maths., Oak Ridge Nat. Lab., TN, USA
I. Marino , Div. Comput. Sci. & Maths., Oak Ridge Nat. Lab., TN, USA
pp. 0133
FA1C -- General Poster Session

Multiresolution Wavelet Decomposition and Neuro-Fuzzy Clustering for Segmentation of Radiographic Images (Abstract)

Y.-Y. Shieh , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Texas Tech. Univ., Lubbock, TX, USA
S. Mitra , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Texas Tech. Univ., Lubbock, TX, USA
S. Pemmaraju , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Texas Tech. Univ., Lubbock, TX, USA
G.H. Roberson , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Texas Tech. Univ., Lubbock, TX, USA
pp. 0142

A Comparison of Techniques for the Prediction of Epileptic Seizures (Abstract)

M.E. Parten , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Texas Tech. Univ., Lubbock, TX, USA
N. Parker , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Texas Tech. Univ., Lubbock, TX, USA
R. Homan , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Texas Tech. Univ., Lubbock, TX, USA
A. Petrosian , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Texas Tech. Univ., Lubbock, TX, USA
D. Qin , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Texas Tech. Univ., Lubbock, TX, USA
B. Houchins , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Texas Tech. Univ., Lubbock, TX, USA
pp. 0151

PC-Based Medical Data Acquisition and Analysis (Abstract)

T. Green , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Texas Tech. Univ., Lubbock, TX, USA
M.E. Parten , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Texas Tech. Univ., Lubbock, TX, USA
pp. 0159

Adaptive Environmental Control for Optimal Energy Consumption in Hospitals (Abstract)

E. Kaymaz , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Texas Tech. Univ., Lubbock, TX, USA
pp. 0165

Fatigue Effects in Muscular Control (Abstract)

L. Schovanec , Dept. of Math., Texas Tech. Univ., Lubbock, TX, USA
C.F. Martin , Dept. of Math., Texas Tech. Univ., Lubbock, TX, USA
pp. 0188

Visual Fidelity of Reconstructed Radiographic Images Using Wavelet Transform Coding and JPEG (Abstract)

R.A. Muyshondt , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Texas Tech. Univ., Lubbock, TX, USA
S. Mitra , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Texas Tech. Univ., Lubbock, TX, USA
pp. 0196

Remote Respiratory Monitor (Abstract)

R.D. Peters , Dept. of Phys., Texas Tech. Univ., Lubbock, TX, USA
pp. 0204

Enhancement of CCD Film Digitizer by Adaptive Calibration (Abstract)

S. Mitra , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Texas Tech. Univ., Lubbock, TX, USA
G.H. Roberson , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Texas Tech. Univ., Lubbock, TX, USA
Yao-Yang Shieh , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Texas Tech. Univ., Lubbock, TX, USA
pp. 0218

Diagnostic Process Optimisation: A Two Levelled Approach (Abstract)

K. Kancler , Fac. of Tech. Sci., Maribor Univ., Slovenia
B. Tepes , Fac. of Tech. Sci., Maribor Univ., Slovenia
J. Zavrsnik , Fac. of Tech. Sci., Maribor Univ., Slovenia
D. Ivancevic , Fac. of Tech. Sci., Maribor Univ., Slovenia
I. Malcic , Fac. of Tech. Sci., Maribor Univ., Slovenia
P. Kokol , Fac. of Tech. Sci., Maribor Univ., Slovenia
M. Bigec , Fac. of Tech. Sci., Maribor Univ., Slovenia
pp. 0231

Computer Aided Simulation System for Orthognathic Surgery (Abstract)

Wenhua Yuan , Dept. of Oral & Maxillofacial Surg, Shanghai Second Med. Sch., China
Feihu Qi , Dept. of Oral & Maxillofacial Surg, Shanghai Second Med. Sch., China
Haishan Wu , Dept. of Oral & Maxillofacial Surg, Shanghai Second Med. Sch., China
Yuanliang Huang , Dept. of Oral & Maxillofacial Surg, Shanghai Second Med. Sch., China
Dongfeng Wang , Dept. of Oral & Maxillofacial Surg, Shanghai Second Med. Sch., China
Jiong Xia , Dept. of Oral & Maxillofacial Surg, Shanghai Second Med. Sch., China
Guofang Shen , Dept. of Oral & Maxillofacial Surg, Shanghai Second Med. Sch., China
Weiliu Qiu , Dept. of Oral & Maxillofacial Surg, Shanghai Second Med. Sch., China
Yi Sun , Dept. of Oral & Maxillofacial Surg, Shanghai Second Med. Sch., China
pp. 0237

Spectroscopic Imaging of Tissues Using Micro-Endoscopy (PDF)

M.P. Houlne , Dept. of Chem. & Biochem., Texas Tech. Univ., Lubbock, TX, USA
D.J. Bornhop , Dept. of Chem. & Biochem., Texas Tech. Univ., Lubbock, TX, USA
pp. 0245
SM2 -- Plenary Session

VOXAR-All ATM Distributed Biomedical Visualization: 1) Local OC-3 Linked Workstation Cluster; 2) Remote OC-3 Linked 40 GFlops CRAY T3D MPP (Abstract)

F.W. George, III , Northrop-Gurmann Corp., Pico Rivera, CA, USA
W.F. Kraske , Northrop-Gurmann Corp., Pico Rivera, CA, USA
pp. 0249

Quantitative Methods in Medical Imaging (PDF)

M.H. Loew , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., George Washington Univ., Washington, DC, USA
pp. 0258

Electronic Image Management in Radiology (Abstract)

B. Williamson, Jr., M.D. , Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
pp. 0259

Primary Interpretation of Medical Imagery by Teleradiology (Abstract)

G.H. Roberson , Dept. of Radiol., Texas Tech. Univ., Lubbock, TX, USA
Yao-Yang Shieh , Dept. of Radiol., Texas Tech. Univ., Lubbock, TX, USA
pp. 0262
SA1A -- Design/Methodology

Design by Documentation: A Method and Case Study (Abstract)

V.D. Malbasa , Sch. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Washington State Univ., Pullman, WA, USA
K.H. Manwaring , Sch. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Washington State Univ., Pullman, WA, USA
M.L. Manwaring , Sch. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Washington State Univ., Pullman, WA, USA
pp. 0272

Problems of Optimization with Application to Prosthetic Design and Stress Fracture Prediction (Abstract)

L. Schovanec , Dept. of Math., Texas Tech. Univ., Lubbock, TX, USA
C. Nunn , Dept. of Math., Texas Tech. Univ., Lubbock, TX, USA
C.F. Martin , Dept. of Math., Texas Tech. Univ., Lubbock, TX, USA
pp. 0278

Client/Server Design for Fast Retrieval of Large Images on the Internet (Abstract)

L.E. Berman , Nat. Libr. of Med., Bethesda, MD, USA
L.R. Long , Nat. Libr. of Med., Bethesda, MD, USA
G.R. Thoma , Nat. Libr. of Med., Bethesda, MD, USA
pp. 0284

Design and Implementation of a Digital Teleultrasound System for Real-Time Remote Diagnosis (Abstract)

A.C. Weaver , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Virginia Univ., Charlottesville, VA, USA
J.W. Sublett , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Virginia Univ., Charlottesville, VA, USA
B.J. Dempsey , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Virginia Univ., Charlottesville, VA, USA
pp. 0292
SA1B -- Signal Processing/Data Acquisition

A Weighted Space Restoration Algorithm Using the Aperiodic Model of Deconvolution (Abstract)

Zou Mou-Yan , Lehrstuhl fur Allgemeine und Theor. Elektrotech., Erlangen-Nurnberg Univ., Germany
R. Unbehauen , Lehrstuhl fur Allgemeine und Theor. Elektrotech., Erlangen-Nurnberg Univ., Germany
pp. 0308

Evoked Potentials and Intersensory Information Processing (Abstract)

J.I. Aunon , Texas Tech. Univ., Lubbock, TX, USA
T. Aljama , Texas Tech. Univ., Lubbock, TX, USA
pp. 0315

A Low-Cost Speech-Synthesis System for Translation of ASCII Text to Oral Language as a Vision Impaired Aid (Abstract)

D. Baez-Lopez , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Univ. de las Americas, Cholula Puebla, Mexico
J.M. Ramirez , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Univ. de las Americas, Cholula Puebla, Mexico
G. Bolanos , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Univ. de las Americas, Cholula Puebla, Mexico
pp. 0321

Karhunen-Loeve-like Expansions (Abstract)

A.K. Matevosyan , Inst. of Problems of Inf. & Autom., Acad. of Sci., Yerevan, Armenia
pp. 0325

Author Index (PDF)

pp. 0347
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