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Computational and Mathematical Methods in Medicine
Volume 2015, Article ID 571473, 12 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/571473
Research Article

An Adaptive Thresholding Method for BTV Estimation Incorporating PET Reconstruction Parameters: A Multicenter Study of the Robustness and the Reliability

1Department of Medical Physics, University Hospital Maggiore della Carità, 28100 Novara, Italy
2Department of Medical Physics, Hospital S. Camillo Forlanini, 00152 Roma, Italy
3Department of Medical Physics, Institute for Cancer Research and Treatment (IRCC), 10060 Candiolo, Italy
4Institute of Molecular Bioimaging and Physiology, National Research Council (IBFM-CNR), 20093 Milan, Italy
5Department of Medical Physics, University Hospital, 37126 Verona, Italy
6Department of Nuclear Medicine, European Institute of Oncology, 20141 Milan, Italy
7Department of Medical Physics, Hospital San Gerardo, 20900 Monza, Italy
8Department of Medical Physics, Arcispedale S.Maria Nuova, IRCCS, 42123 Reggio Emilia, Italy
9Department of Medical Physics, Hospital Niguarda, 20162 Milan, Italy

Received 12 September 2014; Accepted 25 December 2014

Academic Editor: Tianye Niu

Copyright © 2015 M. Brambilla 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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