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International Journal of Biomedical Imaging
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 520540, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/520540
Research Article

Respiratory Motion Compensation Using Diaphragm Tracking for Cone-Beam C-Arm CT: A Simulation and a Phantom Study

1Pattern Recognition Lab, Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg, 91058 Erlangen, Germany
2Department of Radiology, Lucas MRS Center, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
3Siemens AG, Healthcare Sector, 91301 Forchheim, Germany

Received 21 February 2013; Revised 13 May 2013; Accepted 15 May 2013

Academic Editor: Michael W. Vannier

Copyright © 2013 Marco Bögel 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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