At the 73rd Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA), we showed the first ever 3D reconstruction of the complete brain of a living human being from magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) as poster and video. Here are two short sequences from the video.
The flattening of the gyri in the right hemisphere due to a tumor and edema is clearly visible.
This work was awarded the DAGM Price 1987 of the German Association for Pattern Recognition.
- Michael Bomans, Martin Riemer, Ulf Tiede, Karl Heinz Höhne: 3D-Segmentation von Kernspin-Tomogrammen. In E. Paulus (Hrsg.): Mustererkennung 1987, Proc. 9. DAGM-Symposium, Informatik-Fachberichte 149, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 1987, 231-235.
- Karl Heinz Höhne, Ulf Tiede, Martin Riemer, Michael Bomans, M. Heller, Gerd Witte: Static and dynamic three-dimensional display of tissue structures from volume scans. Radiology 165, P (1987), 420. (abstract).
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