Winder, John, Morrow, Philip, McRitchie, I. N., Bailie, J. R. and Hart, P. M. (2009) Algorithms for digital image processing in diabetic retinopathy. COMPUTERIZED MEDICAL IMAGING AND GRAPHICS, 33 (8). pp. 608-622. [Journal article]
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This work examined recent literature on digital image processing in the field of diabetic retinopathy. Algorithms were categorized into 5 steps (preprocessing; localization and segmentation of the optic disk; segmentation of the retinal vasculature; localization of the macula and fovea; localization and segmentation of retinopathy). The variety of outcome measures, use of a gold standard or ground truth, data sample sizes and the use of image databases is discussed. It is intended that our classification of algorithms into a small number of categories, definition of terms and discussion of evolving techniques will provide guidance to algorithm designers for diabetic retinopathy. (C) 2009 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.
|Item Type:||Journal article|
|Keywords:||Diabetic retinopathy; Computer-aided diagnosis; Digital imaging; Image processing|
|Faculties and Schools:||Faculty of Computing & Engineering|
Faculty of Life and Health Sciences
Faculty of Computing & Engineering > School of Computing and Information Engineering
Faculty of Life and Health Sciences > School of Health Sciences
|Research Institutes and Groups:||Computer Science Research Institute|
Computer Science Research Institute > Information and Communication Engineering
Institute of Nursing and Health Research > Centre for Health and Rehabilitation Technologies
|Deposited By:||Dr John Winder|
|Deposited On:||27 Jan 2010 16:12|
|Last Modified:||28 Feb 2012 14:59|
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