The ITEC SurgicalActions160 Dataset

The dataset contains 160 short video clips showing typical surgical actions in gynecologic laparoscopy. The dataset consists of 16 distinct classes, where each class is represented by exactly 10 examples.

The dataset is exclusively provided for scientific research purposes and as such cannot be used commercially or for any other purpose. If any other purpose is intended, you may directly contact the originator of the videos, Prof. Dr. Jörg Keckstein.

In addition, reference must be made to the following publication when this dataset is used in any academic and research reports:

Schoeffmann, K., Husslein, H., Kletz, S., Petscharnig, S., Muenzer, B., Beecks, C. Video retrieval in laparoscopic video recordings with dynamic content descriptors. Multimedia Tools and Applications (2017). DOI:10.1007/s11042-017-5252-2

    author    = {Klaus Schoeffmann and
                 Heinrich Husslein and
                 Sabrina Kletz and
                 Stefan Petscharnig and
                 Bernd M{\"{u}}nzer and
                 Christian Beecks},
    title     = {Video retrieval in laparoscopic video recordings with dynamic content
    journal   = {Multim. Tools Appl.},
    volume    = {77},
    number    = {13},
    pages     = {16813--16832},
    year      = {2018},
    url       = {},
    doi       = {10.1007/s11042-017-5252-2},
    timestamp = {Mon, 11 May 2020 15:51:20 +0200},
    biburl    = {},
    bibsource = {dblp computer science bibliography,}

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For any questions please contact Klaus Schoeffmann.