14 January 1982 Laser-Disc Storage For All Digital X-Ray Images In A Large Hospital
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Abstract
In this paper we will discuss a plan for an experimental application in clinical context of optical disc storage in diagnostic radiology. First computerized tomography (CT) and ultra-sound (US), later digital vascular imaging (DVI , intravenous angiography) and new digital device images such as digital radiography and nuclear magnetic resonance (NPR) will be stored permanently in a digital way. This image data base must be considered as an extension of the already operational hospital information system (ZIS). Replacing the costly, unique, bulky and operation-intensive film in a versatile, fast access- fast relocatable digital manner has obvious advantages and intrinsic,but limited, disadvantages. The aim of this experiment will be to evaluate easeof use, reliability and economic aspects of laser-disc based picture archiving and communication in a clinical experiment.
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Francis J. G. Cuigniez, Francis J. G. Cuigniez, Jef M. L. Kouwenberg, Jef M. L. Kouwenberg, } "Laser-Disc Storage For All Digital X-Ray Images In A Large Hospital", Proc. SPIE 0318, 1st Intl Conf and Workshop on Picture Archiving and Communication Systems, (14 January 1982); doi: 10.1117/12.967668; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.967668
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