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PACS Readiness

  • Steven C. Horii
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Abstract

There are numerous reasons for making a change from a film-based radiology department or practice to an electronic one. However, for any facility to make such a change, it is important first to ask a fundamental question, “Why do we want to make a change to PACS?” If the radiology group has difficulty answering this question, it is either too early to make this decision, or the group needs to do further study.

Keywords

Radiology Information System Imaging Equipment Thin Client Readiness Assessment General PACS 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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© Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine 2009

Authors and Affiliations

  • Steven C. Horii
    • 1
  1. 1.University of PennsylvaniaPhiladelphiaUSA

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