8Mar

ROP: Retinopathy of Prematurity

By R. A. / 08/03/2017 / RSIP Vision Learns / No Comments

Retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) is a leading cause of blindness in infants. ROP (or Terry syndrome) is a disease of the eye affecting prematurely-born, low birthweight infants having received intensive neonatal care which includes oxygen therapy. Oxygen toxicity causes abnormal growth of retinal...

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5Mar

Eyelid Drooping – Blepharoptosis

By R. A. / 05/03/2017 / RSIP Vision Learns / No Comments

Blepharoptosis, also known as ptosis, is a drooping of the upper eyelid causing a narrowing of the palpebral fissure (or palpebral aperture), which is the opening between the eye lids. Eyelid drooping may result from any affection of the nerve supply of the upper eyelid musculature, from a diseas...

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22Feb

CT Segmentation in orthopedic surgery

By R. A. / 22/02/2017 / RSIP Vision Learns / No Comments

CT image segmentation is a typical phase of orthopedic surgeries in which a visualization system is called to visually support the surgeon’s task. This system provides a real time view of the surgery environment, as well as information coming from the pre-op planning and from the CT. It enables h...

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15Jan

Retinal Detachment Detection

By R. A. / 15/01/2017 / RSIP Vision Learns / No Comments

Retinal detachment occurs when part of the retina detaches itself from the pigmented cell layer of the RPE, depriving itself of blood and nutrition: this condition causes blur and loss of vision. There are 2 types of detachment: either it is caused by fluids, which might be of lacrimal origins, g...

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24Nov

Geographic Atrophy (GA)

By R. A. / 24/11/2016 / RSIP Vision Learns / No Comments

Geographic Atrophy (generally called GA) is a case of advanced Dry AMD (Age-related Macular Degeneration) which might lead to vision loss. As a consequence of the thinning of the retina and loss of RPE layer (Retinal Pigment Epithelium, located just outside the retina) via death of rods and cones...

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31Mar

Automatic semantic tagging of images

By R. A. / 31/03/2016 / RSIP Vision Learns / No Comments

Image and object recommender systems have been developed along with the Internet itself. The recommender systems are constructed to assist user’s navigation through the variety of content and products (videos, images or objects sold on a website) by correlating user preferences with the item’s ch...

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3Mar

Cardiac Left Ventricle Segmentation

By R. A. / 03/03/2016 / RSIP Vision Learns / No Comments

Cardiac MRI is one of the technologies used for assessing the condition of patients which suffer or might suffer from a heart disease like cardiac masses and thrombi, pericardial abnormalities, cardiomyopathy, arrhythmia and coronary, aortic and/or different kinds of congenital cardiac diseases. ...

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17Feb

Live cells tracking

By R. A. / 17/02/2016 / RSIP Vision Learns / No Comments

Studying the behavior of cells in-vitro is one of the most fundamental research tools in biology. Studies conducted under the microscope improve our understanding of cell-cell interaction, motility, and reaction to different biochemical conditions. In addition, cell counting and sorting, which ar...

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26Jan

Airways segmentation in CT images

By R. A. / 26/01/2016 / RSIP Vision Learns / No Comments

Image processing is a fundamental technique in the quest to identify physical pathologies like tumors and others. Lung cancer is today one of the main causes of death in the world among both men and women, with an impressive rate of about five million deadly cases per year. The survival rate is s...

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10Feb

Lung Segmentation Software

By Felicity / 10/02/2015 / / No Comments

RSIP Vision's advanced lung segmentation software segments the pulmonary vasculature & airways, allowing for more accurate & efficient diagnosis.

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