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David J Vining: Method and system for producing interactive, three-dimensional renderings of selected body organs having hollow lumens to enable simulated movement through the lumen. Wake Forest University, Dann Dorfman Herrell and Skillman P C, July 21, 1998: US05782762 (292 worldwide citation)

A method and system are provided for effecting interactive, three-dimensional renderings of selected body organs for purposes of medical observation and diagnosis. A series of CT images of the selected body organs are acquired. The series of CT images is stacked to form a three-dimensional volume fi ...


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David J Vining: Method and system for producing interactive, three-dimensional renderings of selected body organs having hollow lumens to enable simulated movement through the lumen. Wake Forest University, Dann Dorfman Herrell & Skillman P C, July 4, 2000: US06083162 (244 worldwide citation)

A method and system are provided for effecting interactive, three-dimensional renderings of selected body organs for purposes of medical observation and diagnosis. A series of CT images of the selected body organs are acquired. The series of CT images is stacked to form a three-dimensional volume fi ...


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David J Vining: Method and system for producing interactive, three-dimensional renderings of selected body organs having hollow lumens to enable simulated movement through the lumen. Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Donald R Piper Jr, Dann Dorfman Herrell & Skillman, February 17, 2004: US06694163 (194 worldwide citation)

A method and system are provided for effecting interactive, three-dimensional renderings of selected body organs for purposes of medical observation and diagnosis. A series of CT images of the selected body organs are acquired. The series of CT images is stacked to form a three-dimensional volume fi ...


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David J Vining, Gordon W Hunt, David K Ahn, David R Stelts, Yaorong Ge, Paul F Hemler, Tiffany W Salido: Automatic analysis in virtual endoscopy. Wake Forest University, Donald R Dann Dorfman Herrell & Skillman P C Piper Jr, July 6, 1999: US05920319 (172 worldwide citation)

A computer system and a computer-implemented method are provided for interactively displaying a three-dimensional rendering of a structure having a lumen and for indicating regions of abnormal wall structure. A three-dimensional volume of data is formed from a series of two-dimensional images repres ...


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David J Vining: Method and system for producing interactive three-dimensional renderings of selected body organs having hollow lumens to enable simulated movement through the lumen. Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Donald R Piper Jr, Dann Dorfman Herrell & Skillman, June 21, 2005: US06909913 (170 worldwide citation)

A method and system are provided for effecting interactive, three-dimensional renderings of selected body organs for purposes of medical observation and diagnosis. A series of CT images of the selected body organs are acquired. The series of CT images is stacked to form a three-dimensional volume fi ...


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David J Vining: Method and system for producing interactive three-dimensional renderings of selected body organs having hollow lumens to enable simulated movement through the lumen. Wake Forest University, Dann Dorfman Herrell and Skillman, August 7, 2001: US06272366 (143 worldwide citation)

A method and system are provided for effecting interactive, three-dimensional renderings of selected body organs for purposes of medical observation and diagnosis. A series of CT images of the selected body organs are acquired. The series of CT images is stacked to form a three-dimensional volume fi ...


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David J Vining, Gordon W Hunt, David K Ahn, David R Stelts, Yaorong Ge, Paul F Hemler, Tiffany W Salido: Automatic analysis in virtual endoscopy. Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Niels Haun, Dann Dorfman Herrell & Skillman PC, December 12, 2006: US07149564 (131 worldwide citation)

A computer system and a computer-implemented method are provided for interactively displaying a three-dimensional rendering of a structure having a lumen and for indicating regions of abnormal wall structure. A three-dimensional volume of data is formed from a series of two-dimensional images repres ...


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David J Vining, Gordon W Hunt, David K Ahn, David R Stelts, Yaorong Ge, Paul F Hemler, Tiffany W Salido: Automatic analysis in virtual endoscopy. Wake Forest University, Dann Dorfman Herrell and Skillman P C, April 2, 2002: US06366800 (131 worldwide citation)

A computer system and a computer-implemented method are provided for interactively displaying a three-dimensional rendering of a structure having a lumen and for indicating regions of abnormal wall structure. A three-dimensional volume of data is formed from a series of two-dimensional images repres ...


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David J Vining, Yaorong Ge, David K Ahn, David R Stelts: Image reporting method and system. Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Donald R Piper Jr, Dann Dorfman Herrell & Skillman PC, August 31, 2004: US06785410 (111 worldwide citation)

A method and system are provided to report the findings of an expert's analysis of image data. The method and system are based on a reporting system that forms the basis of an image management system that can efficiently and systematically generate image reports, facilitate data entry into sear ...


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David J Vining, Gordon W Hunt, David K Ahn, David R Stelts, Yaorong Ge, Paul F Hemler, Tiffany W Salido: Virtual endoscopy with improved image segmentation and lesion detection. Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Niels Haun, Dann Dorfman Herrell & Skillman P C, June 29, 2010: US07747055 (84 worldwide citation)

A system, and computer implemented method are provided for interactively displaying three-dimensional structures. Three-dimensional volume data (34) is formed from a series of two-dimensional images (33) representing at least one physical property associated with the three-dimensional structure, suc ...