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dc.contributor.authorJoan Arinyo, Robert
dc.contributor.authorVilaplana Pastó, Josep
dc.contributor.otherUniversitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Departament de Llenguatges i Sistemes Informàtics
dc.date.accessioned2016-04-20T07:30:09Z
dc.date.available2016-04-20T07:30:09Z
dc.date.issued2006-02
dc.identifier.citationJoan-Arinyo, R., Vilaplana, J. "Volume cutting to simulate transurethral resection of the prostate". 2006.
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/2117/85927
dc.description.abstractSimulating cutting processes of human tissue is an important feature in virtual reality systems for medical training and rehearsal. In this paper we present a method to simulate the cutting operation in voxel-based virtual reality objects intended to simulate volume cutting in transurethral resection of the prostate. The method allows the user to directly interact with the three dimensional model in a manner that simulates dragging a resectoscope loop through the tissue, performing the task in an intuitive, natural manner.
dc.format.extent14 p.
dc.language.isoeng
dc.relation.ispartofseriesLSI-06-8-R
dc.subjectÀrees temàtiques de la UPC::Informàtica::Infografia
dc.subject.otherSurgery simulation
dc.subject.otherSurgery training systems
dc.subject.otherVoxel-cutting techniques
dc.titleVolume cutting to simulate transurethral resection of the prostate
dc.typeExternal research report
dc.rights.accessOpen Access
drac.iddocument1841056
dc.description.versionPostprint (published version)
upcommons.citation.authorJoan-Arinyo, R.; Vilaplana, J.
upcommons.citation.publishedtrue


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