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Development of off-line medical information systems in Japan
Author(s): Nagaaki Ohyama
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Paper Abstract

Medical information system as an infrastructure is required to be developed in Japan in order to establish, for example, a preventive medicine and better health care, that are indispensable in an aging society. For this purpose Japanese government is giving financial support to research projects, where compact media such as magneto-optical disk and IC-card are supposed to be used. This paper describes the current activities of these projects and discusses the requirements that medical information system for wide use should satisfy.

Paper Details

Date Published: 15 May 1994
PDF: 6 pages
Proc. SPIE 2165, Medical Imaging 1994: PACS: Design and Evaluation, (15 May 1994); doi: 10.1117/12.174381
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Nagaaki Ohyama, Tokyo Institute of Technology (Japan)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 2165:
Medical Imaging 1994: PACS: Design and Evaluation
R. Gilbert Jost, Editor(s)

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