Journal of Medical Imaging

Editor-in-Chief: Maryellen L. Giger, The University of Chicago, USA

The Journal of Medical Imaging allows for the peer-reviewed communication and archiving of fundamental and translational research, as well as applications, focused on medical imaging, a field that continues to benefit from technological improvements and yield biomedical advancements in the early detection, diagnostics, and therapy of disease as well as in the understanding of normal conditions.

On the cover: The figure is from the paper " Constructing a tissue-specific texture prior by machine learning from previous full-dose scan for Bayesian reconstruction of current ultralow-dose CT imagesy" by Y. Gao et al., from the Special Section on Three-Dimensional Image Reconstruction in Nuclear Medicine, PET, and CT, guest edited by Scott Metzler, Samuel Matej, and J. Webster Stayman for Volume 7, Issue 3.

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Special Section on Interventional and Surgical Data Science

Guest Editors: Amber L. Simpson and Michael I. Miga

Photon-counting computed tomography of lanthanide contrast agents with a high-flux 330-μm-pitch cadmium zinc telluride detector in a table-top system

C.A.S. Dunning et al.

Special Section on Virtual Clinical Trials

Guest Editors: Paul Kinahan, Andrew Maidment, Robert Nishikawa, and Ehsan Samei

September 2019

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from the Journal of Medical Imaging

Applied Medical Image Processing, Second Edition: A Basic Course

Karen Drukker (2014) Open Access

History and future technical innovation in positron emission tomography

Terry Jones, David W. Townsend (2017) Open Access

Automatic quantification of morphological features for hepatic trabeculae analysis in stained liver specimens

Masahiro Ishikawa et. al (2016) Open Access

LUNGx Challenge for computerized lung nodule classification

Samuel G. Armato et al. (2016) Open Access

MARIA M4: clinical evaluation of a prototype ultrawideband radar scanner for breast cancer detection

Alan W. Preece, Ian Craddock, Mike Shere, Lyn Jones, Helen L. Winton (2016) Open Access

Automatic extraction of cell nuclei from H&E-stained histopathological images

Faliu Yi, Junzhou Huang, Lin Yang, Yang Xie, Guanghua Xiao (2017) Open Access

Improved pulmonary nodule classification utilizing quantitative lung parenchyma features

Samantha K. Dilger et al. (2015) Open Access

Review of quantitative multiscale imaging of breast cancer

Michael A. Pinkert, Lonie R. Salkowski, Patricia J. Keely, Timothy J. Hall, Walter F. Block, Kevin W. Eliceiri (2018) Open Access

Global image registration using a symmetric block-matching approach

Marc Modat, David M. Cash, Pankaj Daga, Gavin P. Winston, John S. Duncan, Sébastien Ourselin (2014) Open Access

Prostate cancer diagnosis: the feasibility of needle-based optical coherence tomography

Berrend G. Muller et al. (2015) Open Access

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