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System and method for intelligent CAD processing
A computer implemented method for automatically selecting an algorithm for image analysis in a computer-aided detection/diagnosis (CAD) system includes...
Iterative segmentation of images for computer-aided detection
A method and system for facilitating computer-aided detection (CAD) in which, in one implementation, image data is received (302) and iterations of an iterative...
Efficient features for computer-aided detection
A technology for facilitating computer-aided detection (CAD) includes in one implementation, receiving an enhancement pattern (602) generated from image data....
Systems and methods for automatic robust anatomy detection through local
voting and prediction
A method for performing a medical imaging study includes acquiring a preliminary scan. A set of local feature candidates is automatically detected from the...
Reconstructing a tomographic image
Tomographically reconstructing a 3D image object corresponding to a data set includes for each step in a series of iteration steps, determining an updated...
Reducing false positives for automatic computerized detection of objects
A computer-implemented method for identifying an object of interest includes providing input data including an image and a candidate for the object of interest...
Analyzing image errors
A method for analyzing image errors in an image dataset of a medical imaging device is provided. The method includes transmitting the image dataset to a central...
Learning a coarse-to-fine matching pursuit for fast point search in images
or volumetric data using multi-class...
A landmark location system for locating landmarks in volumes includes a medical image database including volumes of medical images, a learning unit that trains...
Joint detection and localization of multiple anatomical landmarks through
A method for detecting and localizing multiple anatomical landmarks in medical images, including: receiving an input requesting identification of a plurality of...
System and method for linking VOIs across timepoints for analysis of
disease progression or response to therapy
A system and method for linking volumes of interest (VOIs) across timepoints are provided. The method comprises: loading an image dataset of a first timepoint...
Hearing aid receiver with vibration compensation
In order to reduce feedback in a hearing aid, a hearing aid receiver is provided that comprises a housing having an inside surface and an outside surface, a...
System for 3-dimensional medical image data acquisition
A method and system provides medical image processing and 3-dimensional image construction of an examination subject. A user is enabled to selectively orient an...
Scheduling of measurement occasions of a mobile terminal
In a method of downlink operation in a communication system having a network controller, a base station and a terminal, one communication channel is scheduled...
Method and facility for selecting satellite channels
A method for selecting satellite channels in a transmission system consisting of a data source, a data sink, satellite modems and a satellite radio link with a...
Method and device for operating a switching device
A method is disclosed for operating a switching device using at least one electromagnetic drive, which has a displaceable armature for opening and closing at...
Methods and apparatus for providing power to a notification appliance
An arrangement for use in a safety notification system includes primary and secondary power sources and a voltage converter. The primary power source provides...
Function check for a gas-alarm annunciator
A test device, for checking the functioning capability of a gas-alarm annunciator, has a reservoir in which are located a target fluid and a carrier fluid. At...
Production method for an electromagnetic switching device having partition
walls between primary and auxiliary...
In one embodiment of the present invention, a production method for an electromagnetic switching device includes the following steps in the sequence listed:...
Double-breaking contact system for a low voltage circuit breaker, a molded
case circuit breaker comprising the...
A concept of a double-breaking contact system with a rotating contact arm is disclosed. In at least one embodiment, a novel arrangement of fixed conductors that...
Electromagnet assembly directly driving latch of an electronic circuit
A circuit breaker includes a trip unit and an electronic fault detection unit sharing a common trip latch for causing the circuit breaker to trip upon detection...
A noise generator for generating band-limited noise from a plurality of sinusoidal signals at the same level and equidistant frequency position in the noise...
Combined magnetic resonance imaging and targeting device for magnetic
The invention relates to a combined magnetic resonance imaging and targeting device for magnetic particles having a magnetic coil array. The magnetic coil array...
Stator having busbars for connection of the coils, and a corresponding
The aim of the invention is to increase the degree of automation in the production of an electrical machine. Particularly, the aim is to be able automate the...
Detector arrangement for a nondispersive infrared gas analyzer and method
for the detection of a measuring gas...
A detector arrangement for detection of a measuring gas component in a gas mixture is provided. The arrangement includes a gas analyzer, a first single-layer...
Welding method and welding device
Conventional welding methods have the disadvantage of producing worse welded joints at the beginning of the process than in the later course of the method. The...
Powder for cold spraying processes
A powder can be produced by immersing microparticles (2) in a first solution (4) which contains coupling molecules (5), and then in a second solution (10) which...
Method for manufacturing of a fibre reinforced laminate and of a laterally
extended material which has in a...
A method for manufacturing of a fiber reinforced laminate is provided that includes building up a part of the laminate to a determined thickness using at least...
System for characterizing patient tissue impedance for monitoring and
A system provides early prediction of heart tissue malfunction and electrophysiological pathology by determining anatomical tissue impedance characteristics for...
System and method for feature detection in ultrasound images
A system and method for feature detection in ultrasound images is disclosed. The method estimates speckle distributions in windows on opposing sides of a pixel...
Closing assembly for a blade ring of turbomachinery
A closing assembly for closing the gap remaining between the first and last blade of a blade ring that is inserted into a peripheral groove of turbomachinery is...
Locking sub-assembly for closing the remaining gap between the first and
the last of a blade ring which are...
A closing assembly is provided. The closing assembly closes the gap remaining between the first blade and the last blade of a blade ring that is inserted in a...
Component having a film cooling hole
Conventionally coated components with film cooling holes are known, comprising a diffuser, extending through the layers into the substrate. According to the...
Turbine blade with single tip rail with a mid-positioned deflector portion
A turbine blade is provided comprising: an airfoil including an airfoil outer wall extending radially outwardly from a blade root, a squealer tip section...
Plate for inscription
A plate is disclosed for inscription for a control unit in automation technology contains a plate-shaped lower part. In at least one embodiment, the lower part...
The invention relates to a machine tool, wherein the machine tool has a workpiece clamping device (10) for clamping a workpiece (9), wherein the workpiece...
Transporting apparatus for a vehicle assembly plant
A transporting apparatus for a vehicle assembly plant having a base element that is displaceable on a transporting plane, at least two pedestal elements...
A combustion chamber is provided, including an inner casing with a sliding surface and an outer casing with a sliding wall portion. The sliding surface and the...
The invention relates to a holding device for supporting the hands of a patient resting on an examination couch. In accordance with the invention, the holding...
User interface for a DICOM transfer configuration
A graphic user interface as well as related methods and logic for a DICOM transfer configuration are provided. For example, a first image object corresponding...
Communications administration method and system for an electronic
In a method, a computer-readable medium encoded with programming instructions, and a system for the administration of error messages of electronic, medical...
Operating method for a computer
A user predefines for a computer a retrieval instruction for primary data of a patient or of several patients. The computer accesses the primary data of this...
Method for the determination of a nacelle-inclination
In one aspect, a method for the determination of a nacelle-inclination is provided. A first difference-signal is formed from the difference of a measured...
Automation system and method for movement control of at least one moveable
In order to improve movement control in an automation system for movement control, profiles for movement control are freely defined via functions. Polynomial...
Remote building control data display with automatic updates
A method includes receiving at a first computer at least one interpreted program over the Internet using a web-browser. The method further includes executing at...
Wrist coil for magnetic resonance imaging
A wrist coil for magnetic resonance imaging has a tubular coil formed by a number of coil splicing units spliced together in succession, and an annular coil...
Portable wireless sensor for building control
A network of wireless radios automatically conserves energy, directs the operation of equipment, and locates assets and personnel. The network may identify...
Extension of truncated CT images for use with emission tomography in
multimodality medical images
An apparatus and method for expanding the FOV of a truncated computed tomography (CT) scan. An iterative calculation is performed on the original CT image to...
System and method for lesion segmentation in whole body magnetic resonance
A method for lesion segmentation in 3-dimensional (3D) digital images, includes selecting a 2D region of interest (ROI) from a 3D image, the ROI containing a...
Hearing apparatus with a linear switch
A hearing apparatus allowing a user to reliably switch the apparatus on and/or off includes a battery compartment for a battery and an actuation element...
Hearing system with remote control as a base station and corresponding
Hearing-aid wearers should be able to converse unimpeded even in noisy environments. Provided for this is a hearing system with a first hearing device, a second...