23. Multimedia Electronic Patient Record System in Radiation Therapy

  1. Dr. H. K. Huang D.Sc., FRCR (Hon.), FAIMBE, PhD Professor Chair Professor Honorary Professor Director consultant Fellow Honorary Member Honorary President President Visiting Professor Board Member1,2,3

Published Online: 12 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470560525.ch23

PACS and Imaging Informatics: Basic Principles and Applications, Second Edition

PACS and Imaging Informatics: Basic Principles and Applications, Second Edition

How to Cite

Huang, H. K. (2009) Multimedia Electronic Patient Record System in Radiation Therapy, in PACS and Imaging Informatics: Basic Principles and Applications, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470560525.ch23

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Southern California, USA

  2. 2

    The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong

  3. 3

    The Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 MAR 2010
  2. Published Print: 23 DEC 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470373729

Online ISBN: 9780470560525

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Keywords:

  • multimedia electronic patient record system in radiation therapy;
  • Web-based RT ePR server component - as three-tier client-server architecture;
  • graphical user interface design

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Background in Radiation Therapy Planning and Treatment

  • Radiation Therapy Workflow

  • The ePR Data Model and DICOM RT Objects

  • Infrastructure, Workflow, and Components of the Multimedia ePR in RT

  • Database Schema

  • Graphical User Interface Design

  • Validation of the Concept of Multimedia ePR System in RT

  • Advantages of the Multimedia ePR System in RT for Daily Clinical Practice

  • Utilization of the Multimedia ePR System in RT for Image-Assisted Knowledge Discovery and Decision Support

  • Summary of the Multimedia ePR in Radiation Therapy

  • Reference