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May 2000

Bayesian contour detection in a time series of ultra-sound images through dynamic deformable template models


Martin Bøgsted Hansen

Jesper Møller

Frede Aa. Tøgersen


Deformable template models and Markov chain Monte Carlo methods are used for analyzing a space-time process of intracoronary ultrasound images in order to detect the artery contour and various characteristics as a function of time.

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This paper has now been published in Biostatistics 3, 213 - 228 (2002)