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14 September 1993 Preliminary evaluation of an "intelligent" mammography workstation
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We are developing computer-aided diagnosis (CAD) schemes for the detection of clustered microcalcifications and masses in digital mammograms. Here, CAD refers to a diagnosis made by a radiologist who uses the computerized analyses of radiographic images as a 'second opinion'. The radiologist would make the final diagnostic decision. The aim of CAD is to improve diagnostic accuracy by reducing the number of missed diagnoses. In this preliminary evaluation, 30 clinical cases from December 1991 having a focal mammographic finding were analyzed.
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Maryellen Lissak Giger, Robert M. Nishikawa, Robert A. Schmidt, Carl J. Vyborny, Ping Lu, Yulei Jiang, Zhimin Huo, John Papaioannou, Chris Yuzheng Wu, S. Cox, R. Kunst, Ulrich Bick, and Katrina Rosculet "Preliminary evaluation of an "intelligent" mammography workstation", Proc. SPIE 1898, Medical Imaging 1993: Image Processing, (14 September 1993); https://doi.org/10.1117/12.154559
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