Picture archiving and communication systems: the users' view.

  title={Picture archiving and communication systems: the users' view.},
  author={John R Pilling},
  journal={The British journal of radiology},
  volume={76 908},
A study was undertaken to assess the acceptability to users of a Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS). A questionnaire was issued to 208 users. Some questions required a graduated score in response and others a free text response. 101 responses were received from a cross section of hospital staff. The majority of users judged PACS to be a major advance for the hospital, with high quality images, less frustration than using film and an improvement in their working lives. They judged… CONTINUE READING