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Computer screening for early detection of melanoma--is there a future?
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7718448     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Computer image analysis in the study of pigmented lesions is critically examined and discussed in the light of the current published data. The potential for objective analysis by computers as a possible screening aid for the inexperienced clinician is discussed. The future for this technology is exciting if handled with care.
P N Hall; E Claridge; J D Smith
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The British journal of dermatology     Volume:  132     ISSN:  0007-0963     ISO Abbreviation:  Br. J. Dermatol.     Publication Date:  1995 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1995-05-24     Completed Date:  1995-05-24     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0004041     Medline TA:  Br J Dermatol     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  325-38     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Plastic Surgery, West Norwich Hospital, Norfolk, U.K.
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MeSH Terms
Image Processing, Computer-Assisted / trends*
Melanoma / diagnosis*,  pathology
Skin Neoplasms / diagnosis*,  pathology
Comment In:
Br J Dermatol. 1996 Jul;135(1):146   [PMID:  8776383 ]

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