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Peter Klein, Markus Marquart, Bernhard Mumm: Method and apparatus for ultrasound image reconstruction. Tomtec Imaging Systems, Sheridan Ross P C, May 8, 2001: US06228028 (41 worldwide citation)

The ultrasound imaging system and method of the present invention defines the gray-scale value and other parameters for each of a plurality of image elements in an output volume by determining all of the image information in the scanning planes that is contained within a defined portion of the outpu ...


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Bernard M Mumm, Johannes Waldinger, Dietmar Kaiser: Method for recording ultrasound images of moving objects. Tomtec Imaging Systems, Sheridan Ross P C, June 4, 2002: US06398731 (36 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for recording ultrasound images of a moving object is disclosed. The apparatus includes an ultrasound transmitter, an ultrasound receiver, and an image processor. At least one of the ultrasound transmitter and receiver is moved in relation to an object. Images of the object a ...


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Stefan Brabec: Method of filtering an image dataset. Tomtec Imaging Systems, Cantor Colburn, January 21, 2014: US08634615 (8 worldwide citation)

A method of filtering an image dataset and an apparatus, a data carrier, and a computer program product, the method having the following steps: providing an N-dimensional input image dataset; applying a filtering algorithm to the input image dataset, wherein the filtering algorithm is essentially un ...


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TONTI GIOVANNI: Method and system for managing and displaying medical data. Tomtec Imaging Systems, Müller Peter F, November 4, 2010: WO/2010/124850 (4 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a medical data management method and system wherein medical data (22c) and identification data (22b) associated with the medical data (22c) of said patient (6) is received, said medical data (22c) and said identification data (22b) is stored as a medical file (22) in a stora ...


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Georg Schummers: Method, device, and computer programme for evaluating images of a cavity. TomTec Imaging Systems, Cantor Colburn, December 13, 2011: US08077944 (3 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a device, a method and a computer program for evaluating images of the heart that have been captured by means of a medical imaging method. According to said method, at least two data records containing functional values, which describe the ventricular wall activity, are prod ...


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Stefan Brabec, Thilaka S Sumanaweera: Volume rendering processing distribution in a graphics processing unit. Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Tomtec Imaging Systems, December 14, 2010: US07852335 (2 worldwide citation)

An intersection of a cut plane with a proxy geometry representing a scan volume is determined with a processor. The intersection is simplified, such as identifying a quadrilateral or triangle most closely enclosing the intersection. The vertex processor of a GPU deforms a reference grid and determin ...


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Rolf Bauman, Marcus Schreckenberg, Georg Schummers: Method and device for reconstructing two-dimensional sectional images. Tomtec Imaging Systems, Cantor Colburn, December 14, 2010: US07853304 (2 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a method and device for reconstructing two-dimensional sectional images from a three- or four-dimensional image data set of an object, for example the left ventricle. The method comprises the steps of calculating an anatomical long axis through the object, such that the leng ...


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Johannas Waldinger, Bernhard Mumm, Rolf Baumann, Martin Hoeschen: Method and device for the representation of a predeterminable region in multidimensional data sets. Tomtec Imaging Systems, Cantor Colburn, May 11, 2010: US07714856 (2 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a method and to a device for the representation of a predeterminable region (3) in multidimensional data sets (2). The data sets (2) are especially made of three or four dimensional image data of an object which is to be examined. The image data is produced by means of one o ...