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METHODS of Information in Medicine, 2012, Volume 51, Issue 5 – eTOC

METHODS of Information in Medicine is an official journal of IMIA.

Volume 51, Issue 5 is available at: http://www.methods-online.com

The archive of METHODS, dating back until 1962, is also available online; most of this material is available for free download.

This issue of METHODS has TWELVE articles (including two free to download editorials).

MedInfo2013: Join the International Biomedical and Health Informatics Community in Copenhagen
Editorial
D. Aronsky (1), T.-Y. Leong (2)
(1) Dept. of Biomedical Informatics & Emergency Medicine, Eskind Biomedical Library Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA; (2) School of Computing, National University of Singapore, Singapore

Methods of Information in Medicine 2012 51 5: 369-370
[free download]

Surgical Workflow Management Schemata for Cataract Procedures 
Process Model-based Design and Validation of Workflow Schemata
Original Article
T. Neumuth (1), P. Liebmann (1), P. Wiedemann (2), J. Meixensberger (3)
(1) Universität Leipzig, Innovation Center for Computer Assisted Surgery (ICCAS), Leipzig, Germany:; (2) University Hospital Leipzig, Department of Ophthalmology, Leipzig, Germany; (3) University Hospital Leipzig, Department of Neurosurgery, Leipzig, Germany, Universität Leipzig, Innovation Center for Computer Assisted Surgery (ICCAS), Leipzig, Germany
Methods of Information in Medicine 2012 51 5: 371-382 
 dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME11-01-0093

Limited Sampling Strategies to Estimate the Area under the Concentration-time Curve 
Biases and a Proposed More Accurate Method
Original Article
H. Tsuruta (1), M. Fukumoto (2), L. Bax (3), A. Kohno (4), Y. Morishita (4)
(1) Department of Medical Informatics, School of Allied Health Sciences, Kitasato University, Kanagawa, Japan; (2) Division of Toxicology, Center for Clinical Pharmacy and Clinical Sciences, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kitasato University, Tokyo, Japan; (3) Pharsight Corporation, Sunnyvale, CA, USA; (4) Department of Hematology and Oncology, Japan Agricultural Cooperatives, Aichi Konan Kosei Hospital, Aichi, Japan
Methods of Information in Medicine 2012 51 5: 383-394 
dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME11-01-0071

Image Analysis and Modeling in Medical Image Computing 
Recent Developments and Advances
Focus Theme – Editorial
H. Handels (1), T. M. Deserno (2), H.-P. Meinzer (3), T. Tolxdorff (4)
(1) Institute of Medical Informatics, University of Lübeck, Lübeck, Germany; (2) Department of Medical Informatics, Aachen University of Technology (RWTH), Aachen, Germany; (3) Department of Medical and Biological Informatics, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany; (4) Institute of Medical Informatics, Charité – University Medicine Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Methods of Information in Medicine 2012 51 5: 395-397
[free download]

Dual-energy CT-based Assessment of the Trabecular Bone in Vertebrae
Focus Theme – Medical Image Analysis
S. Wesarg (1), M. Kirschner (2), M. Becker (2), M. Erdt (1), K. Kafchitsas (3), M. F. Khan (4)
(1) Cognitive Computing and Medical Imaging, Fraunhofer IGD, Darmstadt, Germany; (2) Interactive Graphics Systems Group, Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany; (3) Clinic and Policlinic for Orthopedics and Orthopedic Surgery, Universitätsmedizin Mainz, Germany; (4) Institute for Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Goethe University, Frankfurt/M., Germany
Methods of Information in Medicine 2012 51 5: 398-405 
 dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME11-02-0034

Automatic Joint Alignment Measurements in Pre- and Post-operative Long Leg Standing Radiographs
Focus Theme – Medical Image Analysis
A. Gooßen (1), G. M. Weber (2, 3), S. P. M. Dries (1)
(1) Philips Research, Hamburg, Germany; (2) Philips Healthcare, Diagnostic X-Ray, Hamburg, Germany; (3) Hamburg University of Technology, Vision Systems, Hamburg, Germany
Methods of Information in Medicine 2012 51 5: 406-414 
 dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME11-02-0033

Automatic Correction of Gaps in Cerebrovascular Segmentations Extracted from 3D Time-of-Flight MRA Datasets
Focus Theme –  Medical Image Analysis
N. D. Forkert (1), A. Schmidt-Richberg (2), J. Fiehler (3), T. Illies (3), D. Möller (4), H. Handels (2), D. Säring (1)
(1) Department of Computational Neuroscience, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany; (2) Institute of Medical Informatics, University of Lübeck, Lübeck, Germany; (3) Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Neuroradiology, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany; (4) Department Computer Engineering, Faculty of Mathematics, Informatics and Natural Sciences, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
Methods of Information in Medicine 2012 51 5: 415-422 
 dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME11-02-0037

A Novel Anisotropic Fast Marching Method and its Application to Blood Flow Computation in Phase-contrast MRI
Focus Theme – Medical Image Analysis
M. Schwenke (1), A. Hennemuth (1), B. Fischer (2, 3), O. Friman (1)
(1) Fraunhofer MEVIS – Institute for Medical Image Computing, Bremen, Germany; (2) Fraunhofer MEVIS – Project Group Image Registration, Lübeck, Germany; (3) Institute of Mathematics and Image Computing – University of Lübeck, Lübeck, Germany
Methods of Information in Medicine 2012 51 5: 423-428 
dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME11.02.0032

A Generic Framework for Modeling Brain Deformation as a Constrained Parametric Optimization Problem to Aid Non-diffeomorphic Image Registration in Brain Tumor Imaging
Focus Theme – Medical Image Analysis
A. Mang (1), A. Toma (1, 2), T. A. Schuetz (1, 3), S. Becker (1, 2), T. M. Buzug (1)
(1) Institute of Medical Engineering, University of Luebeck, Germany; (2) Centre of Excellence for Technology and Engineering in Medicine (TANDEM), Luebeck, Germany; (3) Graduate School for Computing in Medicine and Life Sciences, University of Luebeck, Luebeck, Germany
Methods of Information in Medicine 2012 51 5: 429-440 
 dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME11-02-0036

MITK Diffusion Imaging
Focus Theme – Medical Image Analysis
K. H. Fritzsche (1, 2), P. F. Neher (1), I. Reicht (1), T. van Bruggen (1), C. Goch (1), M. Reisert (3), M. Nolden (1), S. Zelzer (1), H.-P. Meinzer (1), B. Stieltjes (2)
(1) German Cancer Research Centre, Division of Medical and Biological Informatics, Heidelberg, Germany; (2) German Cancer Research Center, Section Quantitative Imaging-based Disease Characterization, Heidelberg, Germany; (3) University Hospital Freiburg, Department of Radiology, Medical Physics, Freiburg, Germany
Methods of Information in Medicine 2012 51 5: 441-448 
 dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME11-02-0031

Morphology-based Features for Adaptive Mitosis Detection of In Vitro Stem Cell Tracking Data
Focus Theme –  Medical Image Analysis
T. Becker (1, 2, 3), A. Madany (1, 2)
(1) Institute for Neuro- and Bioinformatics, University of Lübeck, Lübeck, Germany; (2) Graduate School for Computing in Medicine and Life Science, University of Lübeck, Lübeck, Germany; (3) Fraunhofer Institution for Marine Biotechnology, Lübeck, Germany
Methods of Information in Medicine 2012 51 5: 449-456 
 dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME11-02-0038

You may also be interested in the eJournal ACI – Applied Medical Informatics and in the IMIA Yearbook of Medical Informatics.

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