Functionality of gray-scale display workstation hardware and software in clinical radiology.

  title={Functionality of gray-scale display workstation hardware and software in clinical radiology.},
  author={Brent K. Stewart and Thurman Gillespy and Thomas A. Spraggins and Samuel J. Dwyer},
  journal={Radiographics : a review publication of the Radiological Society of North America, Inc},
  volume={14 3},
  • B. K. Stewart, T. Gillespy, S. Dwyer
  • Published 1 May 1994
  • Computer Science
  • Radiographics : a review publication of the Radiological Society of North America, Inc
This article examines the functional factors crucial for the successful conversion from film-based radiography to radiologic gray-scale display systems, including hardware architecture and software requirements, radiologic workstation operations, and a multilayered intelligent user interface. Radiologic workstation operations are logically decomposed into case preparation, case selection, case presentation, case interpretation, and documentation and presentation of the diagnosis. A multilayered… 
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