Computing Geometry Parameters Affecting on Osteoporoses by Image Processing

Zolfaghari, H.; Nekonam, A. S.; Haddadnia, J.
December 2011
International Journal on Communications Antenna & Propagation;Dec2011, Vol. 1 Issue 6, p495
Academic Journal
In this paper, the geometry parameters affecting on the femur osteoporoses and its fractures have been calculated using image processing. Images have been taken by Dual Absoptiometry Energy X-ray (DXA) which is the most reliable method of diagnosing osteoporoses and bone density. preprocessing to calculate these parameters, including noise removal, image rotation to have same image and the edging to calculate geometry parameters were done, and Various mathematical calculations methods to extract features and parameters are used.


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