A gesture-based tool for sterile browsing of radiology images.

  title={A gesture-based tool for sterile browsing of radiology images.},
  author={Juan Pablo Wachs and Helman Stern and Yael Edan and Michael Gillam and Jon Handler and Craig Feied and Mark Smith},
  journal={Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association : JAMIA},
  volume={15 3},
The use of doctor-computer interaction devices in the operation room (OR) requires new modalities that support medical imaging manipulation while allowing doctors' hands to remain sterile, supporting their focus of attention, and providing fast response times. This paper presents "Gestix," a vision-based hand gesture capture and recognition system that interprets in real-time the user's gestures for navigation and manipulation of images in an electronic medical record (EMR) database. Navigation… CONTINUE READING

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