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Abstract:
An algorithm for minimally interactive coronary artery tracking is presented. Tracking ability and accuracy results are demonstrated on 16 images CTA images. First, a region of interest is automatically selected and a denoising filter applied. Then, for each voxel the probability of belonging to a coronary vessel is estimated from a feature space and a vesselness measure is used to obtain a cost function. The vessel starting point is obtained automatically, while the end point is provided by the user. Finally, the centerline is obtained as the minimal cost path between both points.


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Measure% / mmscorerank
 min.max.avg.min.max.avg.min.max.avg.
OV 0.1% 100.0% 88.0% 0.0 100.0 67.4 1 25 8.84
OF 2.5% 100.0% 74.2% 1.4 100.0 61.1 1 25 8.95
OT 0.0% 100.0% 88.5% 0.0 100.0 70.0 1 25 8.34
AI 0.26 mm 0.85 mm 0.39 mm 15.6 61.5 29.2 1 25 17.88
Total             1 25 13.29


All results

  OVOFOTAIAvg.
DV%scorerank%scorerank%scorerankmmscorerankrank
8 0 73.1 37.0 23 79.7 40.8 20 86.6 43.3 23 0.31 31.3 20 21.0
8 1 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 0.30 37.0 14 7.5
8 2 89.8 80.7 1 68.9 75.9 1 90.1 80.7 1 0.64 54.8 16 8.5
8 3 94.1 49.5 13 74.0 44.8 12 94.1 49.4 14 0.38 29.0 22 17.5
9 0 99.3 90.2 8 100.0 100.0 1 99.3 89.3 11 0.28 27.5 18 12.3
9 1 98.8 50.3 7 84.3 44.7 8 98.8 49.5 8 0.34 31.0 16 11.8
9 2 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 0.34 27.5 17 9.0
9 3 0.1 0.0 24 2.5 1.4 24 0.0 0.0 24 0.58 32.2 15 19.5
10 0 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 0.38 20.3 21 11.0
10 1 97.5 48.8 9 87.2 43.6 12 97.5 48.7 9 0.37 24.7 19 14.5
10 2 95.0 72.8 7 74.6 40.9 11 95.2 49.8 8 0.43 24.5 24 16.3
10 3 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 0.49 18.4 23 12.0
11 0 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 0.44 29.3 18 9.5
11 1 79.0 41.6 20 10.0 41.5 15 79.0 41.6 20 0.39 40.5 20 19.2
11 2 99.4 82.1 3 89.2 46.9 3 99.4 77.8 3 0.49 23.3 22 12.5
11 3 58.0 29.9 21 11.5 12.5 20 57.9 29.8 21 0.36 26.6 21 20.8
12 0 98.7 49.4 10 20.7 10.4 14 98.7 49.4 16 0.34 22.9 18 15.7
12 1 98.7 87.9 4 14.0 9.6 9 98.7 73.3 6 0.34 28.5 15 10.7
12 2 97.3 79.8 4 82.1 47.1 3 100.0 100.0 1 0.33 33.4 14 8.3
12 3 98.4 49.6 2 10.5 5.3 17 98.4 49.2 2 0.46 27.7 18 12.5
13 0 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 0.41 25.3 22 11.5
13 1 81.6 41.2 20 81.6 41.4 17 87.9 44.0 20 0.29 31.2 20 19.5
13 2 94.5 48.9 10 92.2 49.4 5 94.5 48.2 13 0.38 28.5 19 14.2
13 3 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 0.32 35.7 15 8.0
14 0 97.1 49.1 7 35.5 30.3 17 97.1 49.1 10 0.35 37.3 18 14.7
14 1 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 0.40 29.6 20 10.5
14 2 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 0.38 31.5 21 11.0
14 3 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 0.38 29.9 21 11.0
15 0 97.9 49.0 10 80.2 40.2 18 97.8 48.9 13 0.44 29.4 19 16.3
15 1 100.0 100.0 1 99.9 97.4 16 100.0 100.0 1 0.28 29.6 17 11.5
15 2 99.4 94.4 4 87.9 48.9 4 100.0 100.0 1 0.35 26.9 18 10.5
15 3 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 0.34 27.0 20 10.5
16 0 66.7 33.7 25 60.3 30.8 24 66.7 33.4 25 0.32 25.7 20 22.3
16 1 98.9 55.3 12 98.5 92.2 10 100.0 100.0 1 0.34 29.3 19 13.3
16 2 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 0.35 19.9 22 11.5
16 3 99.8 82.8 1 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 0.37 30.4 13 7.0
17 0 99.0 81.4 3 52.4 29.4 13 99.0 81.4 3 0.35 46.0 9 7.7
17 1 97.9 77.6 2 92.8 47.8 3 97.9 49.7 2 0.40 41.3 9 5.7
17 2 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 0.37 30.9 18 9.5
17 3 97.4 49.9 4 100.0 100.0 1 97.4 49.6 5 0.26 61.5 1 2.2
18 0 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 0.34 26.6 20 10.5
18 1 93.3 46.9 20 87.6 74.0 18 93.3 46.9 20 0.32 25.9 20 19.7
18 2 9.9 5.1 25 9.0 4.8 24 9.9 5.1 25 0.58 27.5 18 21.3
18 3 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 0.35 27.7 17 9.0
19 0 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 0.37 37.7 17 9.0
19 1 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 0.40 34.5 19 10.0
19 2 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 0.44 33.8 15 8.0
19 3 17.6 9.9 25 11.4 6.7 25 17.6 9.6 25 0.85 25.3 22 23.5
20 0 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 0.41 27.8 21 11.0
20 1 99.0 49.6 4 24.7 12.4 5 99.0 49.5 6 0.45 32.8 20 12.5
20 2 95.5 48.0 12 73.1 36.9 19 95.5 47.9 14 0.37 29.2 14 14.5
20 3 90.7 47.7 15 37.6 32.4 7 90.7 46.5 15 0.56 27.1 22 17.2
21 0 97.3 53.6 13 93.9 67.8 16 100.0 100.0 1 0.28 22.1 21 15.5
21 1 98.4 49.7 12 96.8 83.4 13 99.8 80.7 13 0.36 25.4 19 15.8
21 2 98.9 49.9 7 100.0 100.0 1 98.7 49.8 14 0.33 26.0 13 10.2
21 3 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 0.50 21.5 22 11.5
22 0 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 0.48 17.3 20 10.5
22 1 99.7 91.5 10 100.0 100.0 1 99.7 49.9 13 0.45 27.9 19 13.5
22 2 88.4 44.7 23 88.6 44.4 23 89.4 44.7 24 0.49 30.5 18 20.7
22 3 0.2 0.1 23 2.9 1.4 23 0.0 0.0 23 0.39 17.9 22 22.5
23 0 91.3 45.7 15 92.0 46.0 16 91.3 45.7 17 0.38 22.7 22 19.0
23 1 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 0.35 34.8 16 8.5
23 2 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 0.38 32.1 16 8.5
23 3 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 0.46 24.8 21 11.0
24 0 99.1 81.4 8 97.6 49.3 11 100.0 100.0 1 0.32 21.8 22 14.3
24 1 95.9 49.4 4 14.8 7.4 7 95.6 47.8 7 0.38 20.0 21 13.5
24 2 95.9 48.8 10 95.7 92.8 10 100.0 100.0 1 0.34 26.4 15 11.0
24 3 0.7 0.4 24 2.9 1.6 25 0.0 0.0 24 0.31 52.2 5 14.7
25 0 91.1 45.8 22 91.0 54.6 10 100.0 100.0 1 0.40 27.6 17 14.0
25 1 90.3 45.8 14 35.0 17.5 12 90.3 45.3 16 0.51 24.1 19 16.5
25 2 81.2 41.2 22 14.9 7.4 20 81.2 40.6 22 0.29 36.0 13 17.2
25 3 90.6 45.5 15 46.7 23.4 11 89.7 44.8 20 0.55 18.1 21 18.2
26 0 6.2 3.4 23 3.0 3.6 23 0.0 0.0 23 0.31 37.9 22 22.5
26 1 98.2 79.2 1 80.4 69.2 1 98.2 78.5 1 0.43 44.9 15 8.0
26 2 96.3 49.2 7 21.7 11.3 12 96.3 49.1 7 0.54 27.9 17 12.8
26 3 46.1 23.5 18 4.7 2.9 22 46.1 23.4 18 0.49 48.7 8 13.7
27 0 95.8 48.0 3 56.4 28.2 10 95.5 47.7 4 0.31 40.9 14 9.8
27 1 50.8 28.6 23 49.6 60.4 5 50.8 28.6 23 0.45 36.9 14 15.5
27 2 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 0.36 31.7 10 5.5
27 3 98.6 83.0 6 49.4 26.6 10 98.6 49.6 8 0.44 26.3 14 11.0
28 0 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 0.33 18.2 22 11.5
28 1 50.7 26.5 25 50.0 29.5 21 52.9 27.4 25 0.41 17.1 24 23.8
28 2 98.8 94.5 6 98.2 93.9 8 100.0 100.0 1 0.27 31.2 14 9.5
28 3 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 0.47 18.1 25 13.0
29 0 97.2 48.9 9 90.7 45.6 9 100.0 100.0 1 0.32 20.4 24 15.2
29 1 60.3 30.2 24 57.5 40.1 3 60.3 30.2 24 0.36 25.8 21 19.0
29 2 100.0 100.0 1 99.9 83.3 7 100.0 100.0 1 0.31 32.4 11 7.0
29 3 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 0.28 33.3 13 7.0
30 0 95.9 48.3 13 93.2 46.6 10 100.0 100.0 1 0.30 27.4 16 12.0
30 1 86.6 47.8 16 65.7 33.1 23 86.6 43.4 16 0.30 26.8 17 17.7
30 2 99.9 99.0 7 95.9 48.6 14 99.9 98.8 10 0.35 28.1 17 13.7
30 3 98.0 79.8 5 59.8 35.3 18 97.8 50.2 8 0.36 31.2 14 12.2
31 0 93.8 47.1 20 94.0 47.0 18 100.0 100.0 1 0.32 20.0 19 16.0
31 1 42.9 21.8 25 41.6 21.4 19 42.9 21.7 25 0.36 21.1 24 23.5
31 2 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 100.0 100.0 1 0.34 20.7 18 9.5
31 3 99.8 97.4 10 100.0 100.0 1 99.8 76.9 11 0.41 15.6 24 15.7