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Author McClatchey, R.H. ♦ Manset, D. ♦ Solomonides, A.E.
Source IEEE Xplore Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
File Format PDF
Copyright Year ©2006
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Data processing & computer science
Subject Keyword International collaboration ♦ Image databases ♦ Standardization ♦ Grid computing ♦ Physics computing ♦ Radiology ♦ Breast ♦ Technology transfer ♦ Collaborative work ♦ Hospitals
Abstract This paper presents an overview of the MammoGrid project and some of its achievements. In terms of the global grid project, and European research in particular, the project has successfully demonstrated the capacity of a grid-based system to support effective collaboration between physicians, including handling and querying image databases, as well as using grid services, such as image standardization and computer-aided detection (CADe) of suspect or indicative features. In terms of scientific results, in radiology, there have been significant epidemiological findings in the assessment of breast density as a risk factor, but the results for CADe are less clear-cut. Finally, the foundations of a technology transfer process to establish a working "MammoGrid plus" system in Spain through the company Maat GKnowledge and the collaboration of CIEMAT and hospitals in Extremadura
Description Author affiliation: CCCS, UWE Bristol (McClatchey, R.H.)
ISBN 0769525171
ISSN 10637125
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research ♦ Reading
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2006-06-22
Publisher Place USA
Rights Holder Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
Size (in Bytes) 212.11 kB
Page Count 6
Starting Page 745
Ending Page 750


Source: IEEE Xplore Digital Library