MRI brain scan classification using novel 3-D statistical features

Hasan, A, Meziane, F, Aspin, R and Jalab, HA 2017, MRI brain scan classification using novel 3-D statistical features , in: The Second International Conference on Internet of Things, Data and Cloud Computing (ICC 2017), 22-23 March 2017, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom.

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Abstract

The paper presents an automated algorithm for detecting and classifying magnetic resonance brain slices into normal and abnormal based on a novel three-dimensional modified grey level co-occurrence matrix approach that is used for extracting texture features from MRI brain scans. This approach is used to analyze and measure asymmetry between the two brain hemispheres, based on the prior-knowledge that the two hemispheres of a healthy brain have approximately a bilateral symmetry. The experimental results demonstrate the efficacy of our proposed algorithm in detecting brain abnormalities with high accuracy and low computational time. The dataset used in the experiment comprises 165 patients with 88 having different brain abnormalities whilst the remaining do not exhibit any detectable pathology. The algorithm was tested using a ten-fold cross-validation technique with 10 repetitions to avoid the result depending on the sample order. The maximum accuracy achieved for the brain tumors detection was 93.3% using a Multi-Layer Perceptron Neural Network..

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Schools: Schools > School of Computing, Science and Engineering > Salford Innovation Research Centre (SIRC)
Journal or Publication Title: 2nd International Conference on Internet of Things, Data and Cloud Computing (ICC 2017)
Depositing User: Prof Farid Meziane
Date Deposited: 14 Sep 2017 14:42
Last Modified: 14 Sep 2017 15:02
URI: http://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/43758

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