Initial experience with automatic image transmission to an intensive care unit using PACS technology


Journal Article

This report describes the refinement of the interaction between a CR system and PACS that has made the automatic distribution of images to specified locations possible. Those interactions between the CR and the PACS that were considered important to the acceptance of the data to be sent to the ICU are described. Display and user interface considerations that were important for physician acceptance of the unit are also discussed. System enhancements and future applications will be developed based on the possible implications of this technology in both Radiology and the ICUs.

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Ravin, CE

Published Date

  • December 1, 1990

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 1234 pt 1 /

Start / End Page

  • 386 - 390

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0277-786X

Citation Source

  • Scopus