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Use of the HELP System by Radiology

  • Gilad J. Kuperman
  • Reed M. Gardner
  • T. Allan Pryor
Part of the Computers and Medicine book series (C+M)

Abstract

The radiology module of the HELP system manages much of the workload in LDS Hospital’s Radiology Department. Ordering of examinations, billing, film tracking, results reporting, and a large-scale mammography screening project are all managed by the computer.

Keywords

Natural Language Processing Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome Radiology Module Alveolar Infiltrate Natural Language Processor 
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© Springer-Verlag New York Inc. 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • Gilad J. Kuperman
    • 1
  • Reed M. Gardner
    • 2
    • 3
  • T. Allan Pryor
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.National Library of MedicineLDS Hospital/University of UtahSalt Lake CityUSA
  2. 2.Department of Medical InformaticsUniversity of UtahSalt Lake CityUSA
  3. 3.Department of Medical InformaticsLDS HospitalSalt Lake CityUSA

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