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1. (WO2018001847) SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR AUTOMATIC DETECTION OF KEY IMAGES

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/001847    International Application No.:    PCT/EP2017/065347
Publication Date: Fri Jan 05 00:59:59 CET 2018 International Filing Date: Fri Jun 23 01:59:59 CEST 2017
IPC: G06F 19/00
Applicants: KONINKLIJKE PHILIPS N.V.
Inventors: TAHMASEBI MARAGHOOSH, Amir, Mohammad
MABOTUWANA, Thusitha, Dananjaya, De, Silva
QIAN, Yuechen
Title: SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR AUTOMATIC DETECTION OF KEY IMAGES
Abstract:
A radiology workstation (10) includes a computer (12) connected to receive a stack of radiology images of a portion of a radiology examination subject. The computer includes at least one display component (14) and at least one user input component (16). The computer includes at least one processor (22) programmed to: display selected radiology images of the stack of radiology images on the at least one display component; receive entry of a current radiology report via the at least one user input component and displaying the entered radiology report on the at least one display component; identify a radiology finding by at least one of (i) automated analysis of the stack of radiology images and (ii) detecting textual description of the radiology finding in the radiology report; identify or extract at least one key image from the stack of radiology images depicting the radiology finding; and embed or link the at least one key image with the radiology report.