Apparatus, software and method for processing images from a patient's heart

Marcel Breeuwer (Inventor)

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Abstract

The invention relates to an apparatus for processing images from a patient's heart comprising collecting means for collecting the images and processing means for processing said images in order to identify a necrotic area in the heart's myocardium, whereby the collecting means are arranged to collect functional images of the heart and late­ enhancement images of the heart, that registration means are provided to register the functional images in relation to the late-enhancement images and mapping means to map myocardial contours in the functional images in register with and onto the late-enhancement images.

Original languageEnglish
Patent numberWO2006033066
IPCG01R 33/ 28 A I
Priority date23/09/04
Publication statusPublished - 30 Mar 2006
Externally publishedYes

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