- Comparative evaluation of despeckle filtering in ultrasound imaging of the carotid arteryChristos P Loizou
Department of Computer Science, Intercollege, CY 3507 Limassol, Cyprus
IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 52:1653-69. 2005..Further work is needed to evaluate at a larger scale and in clinical practice the performance of the proposed despeckle filters in the automated segmentation, texture analysis, and classification of carotid ultrasound imaging...
- Quality evaluation of ultrasound imaging in the carotid artery based on normalization and speckle reduction filteringC P Loizou
Department of Computer Science, Intercollege, 92 Ayias Phylaxeos Str, PO Box 51604, 3507 Limassol, Cyprus
Med Biol Eng Comput 44:414-26. 2006..The results of this study showed that ultrasound image normalization and speckle reduction filtering are important preprocessing steps favoring image quality, and should be further investigated...
- Snakes based segmentation of the common carotid artery intima mediaC P Loizou
Intercollege, Department of Computer Science, School of Sciences and Engineering, 92 Ayias Phylaxeos Str, P O Box 51604, CY 3507, Limassol, Cyprus
Med Biol Eng Comput 45:35-49. 2007..The present results are an expansion of data published earlier as an extended abstract in IFMBE Proceedings (Loizou et al. IEEE Int X Mediterr Conf Medicon Med Biol Eng POS-03 499:1-4, 2004)...
- An integrated system for assessing stroke riskEfthyvoulos C Kyriacou
Dept. of Computer Science, University of Cyprus, Cyprus
IEEE Eng Med Biol Mag 26:43-50. 2007