“Modeling Techniques for Medical Applications” by Metaxas, Ayache, Duncan, Gibson, Grimson, et al. …

  • ©Dimitris Metaxas, Nicholas Ayache, James S. Duncan, Sarah Gibson, Eric Grimson, Ron Kikinis, and Nadia Magnenat-Thalmann



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    Modeling Techniques for Medical Applications

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    This course demonstrated the state of the art in interactive and real-time modeling in educational and clinical medical applications where graphical representations of organ anatomy and physiology are necessary. Applications included modeling the shape and motion of the heart; brain data registration for surgery; abdominal, laparoscopic, and liver surgery; modeling of breasts and soft tissue; registration methods for prostate cancer; blood flow simulation; modeling of joints, skin, and muscles for animation; organ visualization and segmentation methods; and haptic interfaces.

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