The two-volume set LNCS 2878 and LNCS 2879 constitute the refereed proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Medical Image Computing and Computer-Assisted Intervention, MICCAI 2003, held in Montral, Canada in November 2003. The 206 revised full papers and 25 revised short papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from a total of 599 submissions. The two-volume proceedings offers topical sections on simulation and planning, robotic mechanisms and mechanical properties of tissue, interventional registration, cardiac imaging, segmentation, clinical applications of medical image computing, medical image processing, visualization and navigation, interventional imaging, image morphometry, and registration and atlases.... 4 Directorate of Laboratory Medicine, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Oxford Road , Manchester, M13 9WL, UK ... Whilst the aspiration test device has been designed to fulfill the requirements for in-vivo applications, for measurements obtained during open surgery, initial experiments performed on human cadaveric tissues demonstrate the ability to both differentiate ... Direct access to Determination of the Mechanical Properties of Soft Human Tissues through Aspiration Experiments.
|Author||:||Randy E. Ellis, Terry M. Peters|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2003-10-29|