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Definition of the analysis VOI.

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posted on 28.04.2017, 17:26 by Alexander Mühlberg, Oleg Museyko, Jean-Denis Laredo, Klaus Engelke

VOIUS defined by 1: The center of mass of the femur in plane A, which is perpendicular to the shaft axis and intersects the center of the trochanter minor and 2.: The voxel of the femoral head with maximum distance from A. The projected distance between the two points onto the scanner z-axis is used as an anatomic size- and pose-specific distance d. VOIUS contains n = 0.5 d / s (s: slice thickness) slices; the most proximal slice contained the distal end of the acetabulum (not visible here).