To Improve Telemedicine Applications by using Hierarchical Lossless Image Compression

Authors(1) :-G. Saktheeswari

The main aim of hierarchical lossless image compression is to improve accuracy, reduce the bit rate and improve the compression efficiency for the storage and transmission of the medical images while maintain an acceptable image quality for diagnosis purpose. The cost and limitation in bandwidth of wireless channels has made compression is necessity in today’s era. In medical images, the contextual region is an area which contains an important information and must be transmitted without distortion. In this paper the selected region of the image is encoded with Adaptive Multiwavelet Transform (AMWT) using Multi-Dimensional Layered Zero Coding (MLZC). Experimental results shows that Peak Signal to Noise Ratio (PSNR), Correlation Coefficient (CC), Mean Structural Similarity Index (MSSIM) performance is high and Root Mean Square Error (RMSE), Mean Absolute Error (MAE) values are low, and moderate Compression Ratio (CR) at high Bits Per Pixel (BPP) when compared to the integer wavelet and multiwavelet transform.

Authors and Affiliations

G. Saktheeswari
Assistant Professor of Commerce with Computer Applications, Jayaraj Annapackiam College for Women (Autonomous), Periyakulam, Tamil Nadu, India

AMWT, Contextual Region, Hierarchical Image Coding, MLZC, Multiwavelet.

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 3 | Issue 1 | January-February 2018
Date of Publication : 2018-02-28
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 1056-1059
Manuscript Number : CSEIT1831233
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

ISSN : 2456-3307

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G. Saktheeswari , "To Improve Telemedicine Applications by using Hierarchical Lossless Image Compression", International Journal of Scientific Research in Computer Science, Engineering and Information Technology (IJSRCSEIT), ISSN : 2456-3307, Volume 3, Issue 1, pp.1056-1059, January-February-2018.
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