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Computer screening for early detection of melanoma--is there a future?
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7718448     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
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.
Authors:
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    
Affiliation:
Department of Plastic Surgery, West Norwich Hospital, Norfolk, U.K.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Forecasting
Humans
Image Processing, Computer-Assisted / trends*
Melanoma / diagnosis*,  pathology
Skin Neoplasms / diagnosis*,  pathology
Comments/Corrections
Comment In:
Br J Dermatol. 1996 Jul;135(1):146   [PMID:  8776383 ]

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