Reconsidering Yarbus

In a recent article published in Vision Research entitled “Reconsidering Yarbus: A failure to predict observers’ tasks from eye movement patterns,” Greene, Liu and Wolfe found that eye scan paths can be used to identify the image the observer is viewing as well as which observers produced the scan paths. However, neither computerized classifiers nor human observers were able to discriminate viewer task by viewing the scan paths. Does this finding translate to viewing of medical images? Read the full article here.

Posted on August 15, 2012, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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