Hungarian Radiology

[Computers in radiology - The use of speech recognition system in radiological reporting]

WENINGER Csaba, KOMÁROMY Hedvig

JUNE 20, 2006

Hungarian Radiology - 2006;80(03-04)

[The radiological practice has been changed with the wide spread use of computers. New methods were introduced in digital radiology. The recognition of speech is provided by development of computer technology, which makes medical documentation easier. The object of the paper was to publish the experiences using a speech recognition system. The authors review the characteristics of conventional and computer- based radiological reporting, the advantages and problems of the speech recognition system. The Speech- MagicTM speech recognition software is a good method in the daily radiological practice which makes reporting easier and, decreases the patient's waiting time. It is possible to use the system easily after a short period of learning time.]

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