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The Internet for Radiologists

  • Davide Caramella
  • Paolo Pavone

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-IX
  2. Davide Caramella, Steffen Achenbach
    Pages 1-4
  3. Rinaldo Rustico, Valeria Panebianco, Andrea Laghi, Paolo Pavone
    Pages 5-15
  4. V. Canepa
    Pages 17-29
  5. Andrea Giovagnoni, Gianluca Valeri
    Pages 31-49
  6. Davide Caramella, Steffen Achenbach
    Pages 51-70
  7. F. Giovagnorio
    Pages 71-77
  8. Andrea Giovagnoni, Gianluca Valeri
    Pages 79-94
  9. G. Sparacia, T. V. Bartolotta, G. Brancatelli, M. P. D’Alessandro, A. E. Cardinale
    Pages 95-106
  10. Gianvincenzo Sparacia, Massimo Tartamella, Massimo Midiri, Roberto Lagalla
    Pages 107-129
  11. Erwin Bellon, Michel Feron, Joost Wauters, Bart Van den Bosch, Werner Aerts, Kris Verstreken et al.
    Pages 131-147
  12. Steffen Achenbach
    Pages 149-160
  13. Valeria Panebianco, Andrea Grossi, Paolo Pavone
    Pages 161-182
  14. Francesco Giovagnorio
    Pages 183-187
  15. Gianvincenzo Sparacia, Marco Brancato, Marcello De Maria
    Pages 189-195

About this book

Introduction

Davide Caramella . Steffen Achenbach The world around us is changing at an unparalleled pace. It is difficult to un­ derstand and describe the meaning of this process as no other revolution has involved so many people in such a short time. In particular, the Internet is about to influence all aspects of our lives. In the late 1700s, the "industrial revolution" forced societies that pre­ viously lived on agricultural production to rethink the way they worked. The rapid speed of change also involved non-technical fields: new cities flour­ ished, political systems were changed, the importance of the family was chal­ lenged, wars of a new size shook the world and even landscapes were altered. After centuries of relatively stable economical and sociological conditions, people had to adjust to a new world in no more than a few decades. The "information revolution" is not willing to give us as much time. This is demonstrated by the short history of the World Wide Web (WWW) which started in 1990 and is growing so quickly that the users can only be esti­ mated approximately (the last estimate that could be found at http:// etrg. findsvp. com put the number of WWW users in excess of 50 Million in July 1997). Also in the field of radiology, a spectacular growth took place in the last few years: in a paper published in the American Journal of Roentgen­ ology (AJR), K. W.

Keywords

Internet WWW computer radiology security

Editors and affiliations

  • Davide Caramella
    • 1
  • Paolo Pavone
    • 2
  1. 1.Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Department of OncologyUniversity of PisaPisaItaly
  2. 2.Department of Radiology, Policlinico Umberto IUniversity of Rome, La SapienzaRomeItaly

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-59837-1
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1999
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-63151-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-59837-1
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