The Current State and Path Forward For Enterprise Image Viewing: HIMSS-SIIM Collaborative White Paper.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Clinical specialties have widely varied needs for diagnostic image interpretation, and clinical image and video image consumption. Enterprise viewers are being deployed as part of electronic health record implementations to present the broad spectrum of clinical imaging and multimedia content created in routine medical practice today. This white paper will describe the enterprise viewer use cases, drivers of recent growth, technical considerations, functionality differences between enterprise and specialty viewers, and likely future states. This white paper is aimed at CMIOs and CIOs interested in optimizing the image-enablement of their electronic health record or those who may be struggling with the many clinical image viewers their enterprises may employ today.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Roth, CJ; Lannum, LM; Dennison, DK; Towbin, AJ

Published Date

  • October 2016

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 29 / 5

Start / End Page

  • 567 - 573

PubMed ID

  • 27473474

Pubmed Central ID

  • PMC5023528

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1618-727X

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s10278-016-9887-8


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States