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Computational and Mathematical Methods in Medicine
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 148363, 11 pages
Classification of Pulmonary Nodules by Using Hybrid Features
1Department of Engineering Sciences, Istanbul University, 34320 Avcılar, Istanbul, Turkey
2Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Istanbul University, 34320 Avcılar, Istanbul, Turkey
Received 28 March 2013; Revised 24 May 2013; Accepted 29 May 2013
Academic Editor: Chung-Ming Chen
Copyright © 2013 Ahmet Tartar et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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