Beyond signal-detection theory

H. H. Barrett, K. J. Myers, R. F. Wagner

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Assessment of image quality is an important and long-standing problem. To the user of a medical imaging system, it is important to be able to determine the expected performance of the system in various clinical applications. For the system designer, it is important to know how alteration of various design parameters influences performance.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)231-239
Number of pages9
JournalProceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering
StatePublished - Jun 12 1986

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Computer Science Applications
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering


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