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Title: Transmission and storage of medical images with patient information
Authors: Acharya U. R.
Subbanna Bhat S.
Kumar S.
Min L.C.
Issue Date: 2003
Citation: Computers in Biology and Medicine, 2003, Vol.33, 4, pp.303-310
Abstract: Digital watermarking is a technique of hiding specific identification data for copyright authentication. This technique is adapted here for interleaving patient information with medical images, to reduce storage and transmission overheads. The text data is encrypted before interleaving with images to ensure greater security. The graphical signals are interleaved with the image. Two types of error control-coding techniques are proposed to enhance reliability of transmission and storage of medical images interleaved with patient information. Transmission and storage scenarios are simulated with and without error control coding and a qualitative as well as quantitative interpretation of the reliability enhancement resulting from the use of various commonly used error control codes such as repetitive, and (7,4) Hamming code is provided. © 2003 Elsevier Science Ltd. All rights reserved.
URI: 10.1016/S0010-4825(02)00083-5
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