Standardizing the use of whole slide images in digital pathology

  title={Standardizing the use of whole slide images in digital pathology},
  author={Christel Daniel-Le Bozec and Marcial Garc{\'i}a-Rojo and Jacques Klossa and Vincenzo Della Mea and David Booker and Bruce Beckwith and Thomas Schrader},
  journal={Computerized medical imaging and graphics : the official journal of the Computerized Medical Imaging Society},
  volume={35 7-8},
Whole slide imaging/images (WSI) offers promising new perspectives for digital pathology. We launched an initiative in the anatomic pathology (AP) domain of integrating the healthcare enterprise (IHE) to define standards-based informatics transactions for integrating AP information and WSI. The IHE integration and content profiles developed as a result of this initiative successfully support the basic image acquisition and reporting processes in AP laboratories and provide a standard solution… CONTINUE READING