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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Schmidt, J; Hapfelmeier, A; Mueller, M; Perneczky, R; Kurz, A; Drzezga, A; Kramer, S 
Title:
Interpreting PET scans by structured patient data: a data mining case study in dementia research 
Abstract:
One of the goals of medical research in the area of dementia is to correlate images of the brain with clinical tests. Our approach is to start with the images and explain the differences and commonalities in terms of the other variables. First, we cluster Positron emission tomography (PET) scans of patients to form groups sharing similar features in brain metabolism. To the best of our knowledge, it is the first time ever that clustering is applied to whole PET scans. Second, we explain the clus...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Knowl Inf Syst 
Year:
2010 
Journal volume:
24 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
149-170 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0219-1377 
TUM Institution:
Klinik und Poliklinik für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie