A semiautomatic segmentation approach to biometric measurement of the talus bone of sedentary women and ballerinas using CT images

Reis H. C. , BAYRAM B., Şeker D. Z.

ASIAN BIOMEDICINE, vol.10, no.5, pp.455-459, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 10 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.5372/1905-7415.1005.508
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.455-459
  • Istanbul Technical University Affiliated: Yes


Background: Ballet produces much stress on bones in the feet of ballerinas. Monitoring and detecting talus bone deformation is important for their quality of health and profession. Objectives: To determine differences in the talus bone between ballerinas and sedentary women.