Open Implementation of DICOM for Whole-Slide Microscopic Imaging

Sébastien Jodogne, Éric Lenaerts, Lara Marquet, Charlotte Erpicum, Roland Greimers, Pierre Gillet, Roland Hustinx, Philippe Delvenne

Abstract

This paper introduces an open implementation of DICOM for whole-slide microscopic imaging, following Supplement 145 of the DICOM standard. The software is divided into two parts: (a) a command-line tool to convert an whole-slide image to the DICOM format, and (b) a zero-footprint Web interface to display such DICOM images. The software architecture leverages the DICOM server Orthanc. The entire framework is available as free and open-source software. The existence of this software supports the development of digital pathology and telepathology in clinical environments, featuring a smooth integration with existing EHR and PACS solutions.

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in Harvard Style

Jodogne S., Lenaerts É., Marquet L., Erpicum C., Greimers R., Gillet P., Hustinx R. and Delvenne P. (2017). Open Implementation of DICOM for Whole-Slide Microscopic Imaging . In Proceedings of the 12th International Joint Conference on Computer Vision, Imaging and Computer Graphics Theory and Applications - Volume 6: VISAPP, (VISIGRAPP 2017) ISBN 978-989-758-227-1, pages 81-87. DOI: 10.5220/0006155100810087


in Bibtex Style

@conference{visapp17,
author={Sébastien Jodogne and Éric Lenaerts and Lara Marquet and Charlotte Erpicum and Roland Greimers and Pierre Gillet and Roland Hustinx and Philippe Delvenne},
title={Open Implementation of DICOM for Whole-Slide Microscopic Imaging},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 12th International Joint Conference on Computer Vision, Imaging and Computer Graphics Theory and Applications - Volume 6: VISAPP, (VISIGRAPP 2017)},
year={2017},
pages={81-87},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0006155100810087},
isbn={978-989-758-227-1},
}


in EndNote Style

TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the 12th International Joint Conference on Computer Vision, Imaging and Computer Graphics Theory and Applications - Volume 6: VISAPP, (VISIGRAPP 2017)
TI - Open Implementation of DICOM for Whole-Slide Microscopic Imaging
SN - 978-989-758-227-1
AU - Jodogne S.
AU - Lenaerts É.
AU - Marquet L.
AU - Erpicum C.
AU - Greimers R.
AU - Gillet P.
AU - Hustinx R.
AU - Delvenne P.
PY - 2017
SP - 81
EP - 87
DO - 10.5220/0006155100810087