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DOI: 10.5445/IR/1000079797
Veröffentlicht am 15.02.2018

3D Ultrasound Computer Tomography for Breast Cancer Diagnosis at KIT: an Overview

Ruiter, Nicole V.; Hopp, Torsten; Zapf, Michael; Menshikov, Alexander; Kaiser, C.; Gemmeke, Hartmut

Abstract (englisch):
3D Ultrasound Computer Tomography (USCT) emitting and receiving spherical wave fronts overcomes the limitations of 2D systems by offering a nearly isotropic 3D point spread function, a large depth of field, less loss of out-of-plane reflections, and fast 3D data acquisition.
3D devices for clinical practice require a more complex hard- and software due to the huge data rate, time-consuming image reconstruction, and large number of small transducers. The here reviewed KIT 3D USCT is a prototype for clinical studies, which realizes for the first time the full benefits of a 3D system.


Zugehörige Institution(en) am KIT Institut für Prozessdatenverarbeitung und Elektronik (IPE)
Publikationstyp Proceedingsbeitrag
Jahr 2018
Sprache Englisch
Identifikator ISBN: 978-3-7315-0689-8
URN: urn:nbn:de:swb:90-797978
KITopen ID: 1000079797
HGF-Programm 54.02.02; LK 01
Erschienen in Proceedings of the International Workshop on Medical Ultrasound Tomography: 1.- 3. Nov. 2017, Speyer, Germany. Hrsg.: T. Hopp
Verlag KIT Scientific Publishing, Karlsruhe
Seiten 205-216
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