52: Advanced Virtual Medicine: Techniques and Applications
for Virtual Endoscopy
10:30 am 12:15 pm
Virtual endoscopy is among the most active topics in virtual
medicine and medical imaging. It focuses on training,
planning, and diagnosis from view-points inside the body
without an actual invasive procedure. This tutorial covers
concepts used in current systems in research and how they
might be applied to daily health-care practice.
Basic understanding of 3D graphics, visualization, and
medical imaging technology.
Introduction of fundamental techniques from data acquisition,
pre-processing, visualization, and navigation. Actual
virtual endoscopy applications and systems. Brief introduction
to related medical problems and indications of virtual
endoscopy for non-medical attendees.
Examples of Virtual Endoscopy
- Medical Imaging Techniques
- Visualization and Navigation Techniques
-Advantages and Limitations of Virtual Endoscopy
-Questions + Answers