Computer Assisted Radiology 
27th International Congress and Exhibition

Chairman: Stanley Baum, MD (USA)
Co-Chair: Hans-Peter Meinzer, PhD (D)

    16:00 | Image Processing and Display - IPD
    Friday, June 28, 2013; Kammermusiksaal

    Session Chairs:
    Hans-Peter Meinzer, PhD (D) Wieslaw L. Nowinski, PhD (SGP)

    16:00 Software prototype to support follow-up analysis of multi-parametric MR images
    D. van Straaten, C. Brachmann, P. Kohlmann, H.K. Hahn, Fraunhofer MEVIS, Bremen, A. Weidner, D. Dinter, S. Schoenberg, Univ. Medical Centre Mannheim (D)

    16:15 Semi-automated airway segmentation of lung CT using 3D slicer
    P. Nardelli, P. Cantillon-Murphy, Univ. College Cork (IRL), R. San José Estépar, Brigham and Women’s Hosp., Boston, MA (USA)

    16:30 Robust segmentation of liver using sparse shape composition model
    L. Gu, G. Wang, Shanghai Jiaotong Univ., Shanghai (CHN), S. Zhang, Rutgers Univ., Piscataway, NJ (USA)

    16:45 Automated liver segmentation from a CT volume of a cadaver using a statistical shape model
    A. Saito, A. Shimizu, H. Watanabe, Tokyo Univ. of Agriculture and Technology, S. Yamamoto, Ai Information Center, S. Nawano, International Univ. of Health and Welfare, H. Kobatake, Inst. of National Colleges of Technology, Tokyo (J)

    17:00 Gradient-based correction of segmentation boundary inaccuracies in medical CT images
    L. Joskowicz, A. Kronman, J. Sosna, The Hebrew Univ. of Jerusalem (IL)

    17:15 End of Day

    9:30 | Image Processing and Display - IPD
    Saturday, June 29, 2013; Kammermusiksaal

    Session Chairs:
    Jayaram K. Udupa, PhD (USA) Lixu Gu, PhD (CHN)

    9:30 The medical imaging interaction toolkit: challenges and advances
    M. Nolden, S. Zelzer, A. Seitel, D. Wald, M. Müller, A. Franz, K.H. Maier-Hein, H.P. Meinzer, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, D. Maleike, Mint Medical GmbH, Dossenheim, I. Wolf, Univ. of Applied Sciences, Mannheim (D)

    9:45 3D volumetric intensity reconstruction from 2D x-ray images via partial least squares regression
    G. Zheng, Univ. of Bern (CH)

    10:00 Automatic registration of CT images to patient during the initial phase of bronchoscopy - a clinical pilot study
    T. Lango, E.F. Hofstad, SINTEF Health Research, H. Leira, H. Sorger, St. Olav's Hosp., T. Amundsen, Norwegian Univ. of Science and Technology, Trondheim (N)

    10:15 Robust fitting of point match data using L1 optimization and B-spline parameterizations
    E. Castillo, R. Castillo, T. Guerrero, Univ. of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX (USA)

    10:30 Advanced imaging capability in dedicated cone-beam CT of musculoskeletal extremities
    J.H. Siewerdsen, W. Zbijewski, J.W. Stayman, A. Muhit, J. Carrino, Johns Hopkins Univ., Baltimore, MD, J. Yorkston, Carestream Health, Rochester, MN (USA)

    10:45 Break

    11:00 | Image Processing and Display - IPD
    Saturday, June 29, 2013; Kammermusiksaal

    Session Chairs:
    Akinobu Shimizu, PhD (J), Paulo M. Azevedo-Marques, PhD (BR)

    11:00 Body-wide automatic anatomy recognition via fuzzy models
    Invited Speaker:
    J. Udupa, Univ. of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA (USA)

    11:15 Automated 3D visualization and assessment of the inter-vertebral disc displacements in spine imaging
    I. Ben Ayed, G. Garvin, Univ. of Western Ontario, S.-P. Hojjat, General Electric, Healthcare London, Ontario, K. Punithakumar, Univ. of Alberta, Edmonton (CDN)

    11:30 Ultrasound navigation system using an electronic scanning type 3D probe for ultrasonic microbubble delivery therapy
    S. Onogi, Y. Sugano, T.H. Phan, N. Shigehara, R. Koda, T. Mochizuki, K. Masuda, Tokyo Univ. of Agriculture and Technology (J)

    11:45 Infrared head position tracking: towards markerless prospective motion correction
    A. Granizo, M. Vetter, Mannheim Univ. of Applied Sciences (D)

    12:00 Feasibility of respiratory motion compensated stereoscopic bronchoscopy
    N. Lessmann, A. Schlaefer, Univ. of Lübeck, D. Drömann, Univ. Hosp. Schleswig-Holstein, Lübeck (D)

    12:15 A fast and robust method to extract respiratory motion from liver ultrasound images
    J. Wu, S. Huang, F. Liu, J. Liu, Agency for Science, Technology and Research, C. Li, National Univ. of Singapore, Singapore, B.S. Tan, L.L. Ooi, Singapore General Hosp. (SGP)

    12:30 Integration of interactive three-dimensional image post-processing software into undergraduate radiology education effectively improves diagnostic skills and visual-spatial ability
    F. Giesel, F. Rengier, S. Doll, R. Talanow, R. Unterhinninghofen, Univ. Hosp. Heidelberg (D)

    12:45 End of Session