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Limitations of distributed segmentation for three-dimensional radiological modeling. Stud Health Technol Inform 1999;62:308-14

Date

10/28/1999

Pubmed ID

10538378

Abstract

While the use of three-dimensional models has been shown to be useful clinically, the specialized computational equipment and expertise necessary for their construction and use keeps these tools out of reach of most physicians. This paper explores the construction of a Web-based Java application that allows medical radiological models to be built on a remote server and navigated locally on the physician's desktop PC. This paper will also address issues that arose from a public, unrestricted testing of usability over the Internet, such as model size management, easy navigation, processor loading and security. Based on observations and data collected, we suggest what steps are necessary to make a telemedicine application useable in a true clinical setting.

Author List

Rubenstein JC, Silverstein JC, Panko WB

Author

Jason C. Rubenstein MD Associate Professor in the Medicine department at Medical College of Wisconsin




MESH terms used to index this publication - Major topics in bold

Humans
Image Processing, Computer-Assisted
Internet
Radiology Information Systems
Software
User-Computer Interface
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