The effect of a picture archiving and communications system (PACS) on diagnostic performance in the accident and emergency department.

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OBJECTIVE A study has been conducted to identify the benefits to the accident and emergency (A&E) department of a hospital wide Picture Archiving and Communications System (PACS). METHODS The study was conducted in two parts: firstly while the hospital was using conventional radiographic films, and secondly when the PACS was in operation. For each part of… (More)

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@article{Weatherburn2000TheEO, title={The effect of a picture archiving and communications system (PACS) on diagnostic performance in the accident and emergency department.}, author={G. Weatherburn and Stirling Bryan and Awolola Awodele Nicholas and R E Cocks}, journal={Journal of accident & emergency medicine}, year={2000}, volume={17 3}, pages={180-4} }