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Anders Ynnerman:
Visualizing the medical data explosion

TEDxGöteborg 2010 · 16:36 · Filmed Nov 2010
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Today medical scans produce thousands of images and terabytes of data for a single patient in mere seconds, but how do doctors parse this information and determine what's useful? In this talk, scientific visualization expert Anders Ynnerman shows us sophisticated new tools — like virtual autopsies — for analyzing this myriad data, and a glimpse at some sci-fi-sounding medical technologies in development. This talk contains some graphic medical imagery. (Filmed at TEDxGöteborg.)

Scientific visualization expert
Anders Ynnerman studies the fundamental aspects of computer graphics and visualization, in particular large scale and complex data sets with a focus on volume rendering and multi-modal interaction. Full bio
This talk was presented to a local audience at TEDxGöteborg 2010, an independent event. TED editors featured it among our selections on the home page.

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