Important Notes:

CARS thanks all attendees for their contribution towards a successful CARS 2015 and invites you to attend CARS 2016, June 22-25 in Heidelberg

Special Session Breast on CAD – BCADSpecial Session Breast on CAD – BCAD

17th  International Workshop 
on Computer-Aided Diagnosis

Chairman: Kunio Doi, PhD  (USA)
Co-chair: Ulrich Bick, MD (D)

9:00 | Special Session Breast on CAD – BCAD
Thursday, June 25, 2015; Room Estocolmo

Session Chairs:
Ulrich Bick, MD (D), Kunio Doi, PhD (USA)

9:00 Computer-aided detection in mammography: current status
Invited Speaker: Ulrich Bick, Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin (D) 

Session Chairs:
Ulrich Bick, MD (D), Ruey-Feng Chang, PhD (RC)

9:30 Digital mammograms classification for breast cancer detection
S. Mahmoudi, F. Lecron, M. Benjelloun, Univ. of Mons (B)

9:45 Combining edge-based and region-based segmentations for diagnosing masses in mammograms
N. Tomuro, Y. Zhang, J. Furst, D.S. Raicu, East-West University, Chicago, IL (USA)

10:00 A preliminary clinical retrospective reader study of computer-aided detection for automated breast ultrasound
R. Chang, R. Chen, C. Lo, C. Huang, Y. Yang, S. Chan, National Taiwan Univ., L. Chen, National Taiwan Univ. Hosp., Taipei (RC)

10:15 Breast thermography segmentation based on random walkers
M. Moghbel, S. Mashohor, R. Mahmud, M.I. Saripan, S. Abd Hamid, S. Mohamad Sani, S. Nizam, Univ. Putra Malaysia, Selangor Darul, Ehsan (MAL)

10:30 Break