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 Hanging protocols in PACS?
What is a hanging protocol in PACS? How does it helps in the improving the productivity? Is it a common feature?



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ASKED: June 24, 2010  4:37 PM
UPDATED: June 27, 2010  7:33 am

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It is a set of actions performed to arrange images for optimal softcopy viewing in PACS context. The goal of hanging protocol is to increase Radiologists efficiency by saving the time radiologists perform in manual reordering of the images for viewing for diagnosis. Hanging protocol ensure the consistent presentation of images of particular study type. Hanging protocols vary based on modality, body part, department, personal preference etc
Last Wiki Answer Submitted:  June 27, 2010  7:33 am  by  Nitinarora   435 pts.
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