Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM): A Practical Introduction and Survival Guide

Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM): A Practical Introduction and Survival Guide
Author: Oleg S. Pianykh
Language English
Pages: 383
ISBN10: 354074570X
Genre: Science
Goodreads Rating: 4.75
ISBN13: 9783540745709
Published: July 1st 2008 by Springer

This is the first Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM) book to introduce this complex imaging standard from a very practical point of view. It is aimed at a broad audience of radiologists, clinical administrators, information technologists, and digital medicine practitioners. It provides a gradual, down-to-earth introduction to DICOM and is accompanied by an analysis of the most common pitfalls and problems associated with its implementation. Whether you are running a teleradiology project or writing DICOM software, this book is for you; it will prepare you for any DICOM project or problem solving and will help you to take full advantage of this powerful tool.