The book has two intentions. First, it assembles the latest research in the field of medical imaging technology in one place.
Detailed descriptions of current state-of-the-art medical imaging systems (comprised of x-ray CT, MRI, ultrasound, and nuclear medicine) and data processing techniques are discussed.
Information is provided that will give interested engineers and scientists a solid foundation from which to build with additional resources.
Secondly, it exposes the reader to myriad applications that medical imaging technology has enabled.