Accession Number : ADA333232

Title :   Digital Image Database with Gold Standard and Performance Metrics for Mammographic Image Analysis Research.

Descriptive Note : Annual rept. 1 Jul 96-39 Jun 97,

Corporate Author : UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDA TAMPA

Personal Author(s) : Bowyer, Kevin W.

PDF Url : ADA333232

Report Date : JUL 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 15

Abstract : The Digital Database for Screening Mammography (DDSN) is an infrastructure resource for use by the mammogram image analysis research community. It consists of digitized images for screening mammogram cases, associated information, and associated software tools. Portions of the DDSN resource are currently available on the world-wide-web and are already being accessed by researchers. This report dicusses the current state of the DDSM resource, problems encountered, and plans for completing the resource.

Descriptors :   *IMAGE PROCESSING, *DIGITAL SYSTEMS, *MAMMOGRAPHY, *SONOGRAMS, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, DATA BASES, PERFORMANCE TESTS, CASE STUDIES, IMAGES, MEDICAL RESEARCH, BREAST CANCER, INFRASTRUCTURE.

Subject Categories : Anatomy and Physiology
      Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE