In this thesis we presented several (semi-)automatic image processing techniques for analyzing the carotid artery wall and carotid artery plaque in MRI and Ultrasound. The presented methods include image segmentation, registration, centerline extraction, and quantification.

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Keywords Carotid artery, segmentation, centerline, registration, MRI, ultrasound
Promotor W.J. Niessen (Wiro) , M. de Bruijne (Marleen)
Publisher Erasmus University Rotterdam
ISBN 978-94-6332-249-2
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Series ASCI dissertation series
Arias Lorza, A.M.A. (2017, October 31). Image Analysis of the Carotid Artery: A (Semi-)Automatic Approach (No. 376). ASCI dissertation series. Erasmus University Rotterdam. Retrieved from