A MATLAB® toolbox that given a three-dimensional spine reconstruction computes a set of characteristic morphological measures that unequivocally determine the spine shape.
- Luengo-Sanchez, S. firstname.lastname@example.org
3DSpineMFE is built in Matlab®. It requires Matlab 8.4 (R2014b) or superior.
3DSpineMFE uses the following software dependencies, all of them are bundled as libraries in the package.
|Smooth Triangulated Mesh||BSD||Yes|
|Toolbox Fast Marching||BSD||Yes|
|Conversion of Conics Parameters||BSD||Yes|
|Write Cell Array to Text File||BSD||Yes|
|Ellipse Fit (Direct method)||BSD||Yes|
|Unify Mesh Normals||BSD||Yes|
This toolbox is packaged as a MATLAB(R) app, which means that an application installer is provided.
When executing the installer, user will be asked to confirm the installation:
After the installation, toolbox will be visible under Matlab Apps tab:
Using toolbox matlab documentation
Once the toolbox has been installed, its documentation can be browsed through
doc command. This will open the homepage of Matlab help where many shortcuts of different installed toolboxes are shown. This toolbox is recognised by Matlab as Supplemental Software and its documentation can be accesed through the 3DSpineMFE Toolbox link inside Supplemental Software box.
The toolbox documentation can also be accessed directly through matlab command:
This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version. This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.