Systems and methods for filtering data in a medical imaging system

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Description

A method for filtering a measurement of density of an object is described. The method includes filtering the measurement of the density and preserving a local average of the measurement and additional measurements when performing the filtering.

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Title
  • Systems and methods for filtering data in a medical imaging system

Patent Number
  • US 7676074 B2

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Inventor
  • Ken D. Sauer

  • Charles A. Bouman

  • Jiang Hsieh

  • Jean-Baptiste Thibault

Inventor From Local Institution
  • Ken David Sauer

Other Application
  • 11/224,413

Prior Publication Date
  • 2007-03-15

Prior Publication Number
  • US 20070058771 A1

Claims
  • 20

Classification (US Patent)
  • 382/131; 382/128; 382/260;

Cooperative Patent Classification codes
  • G06T 11/005 (20130101)

International Patent Classification codes
  • G06K 9/00 (20060101); G06K 9/40 (20060101)

Language
  • eng

Date Issued
  • 2010-03-09

Publisher
  • United States Patent and Trademark Office

Assignee
  • University of Notre Dame Du Lac

  • Purdue Research Foundation (West Lafayette, IN)

  • General Electric Company (Schenectady, NY)

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