Practical Imaging Informatics Foundations and Applications for Medical Imaging

This new edition is a comprehensive source of imaging informatics fundamentals and how those fundamentals are applied in everyday practice. Imaging Informatics Professionals (IIPs) play a critical role in healthcare, and the scope of the profession has grown far beyond the boundaries of the PACS. A...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Branstetter IV, Barton F. (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: New York, NY Springer US 2021, 2021
Edition:2nd ed. 2021
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Section I: Medical Imaging
  • Introduction to Medical Images
  • Medical Terminology
  • Imaging Modalities and Digital Images
  • Image Post-Processing
  • Incorporating Non-Image Data
  • Section II: Information Technology
  • Computers and Networking
  • Data Storage
  • Data Security and Patient Privacy
  • PACS and Other Image Management Systems
  • Ancillary Software
  • Section III: Imaging Informatics
  • Databases and Data Retrieval
  • Standards and Interoperability
  • Billing and Coding
  • Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
  • Section IV: Image Interpretation and Support
  • Roles and Relationships in Healthcare
  • Workflow Steps in Radiology
  • Viewing Images
  • Reporting and Dictation
  • User Governance
  • External Data
  • Section V: Work Environment and User Training
  • Reading Room Design
  • Enterprise Distribution
  • Customer Relations
  • User Training
  • Quality Improvement and Workflow Engineering
  • Change Management and Acceptance Testing
  • Section VI: Operations
  • Imaging Quality Assurance
  • Disaster Recovery
  • Downtime Procedures
  • Policy Management and Regulatory Compliance
  • Availability and Notification
  • Section VII: Project Management
  • PACS Readiness and PACS Migration
  • Procurement
  • Imaging Program Management