Global Patent Index - EP 1044401 A1

EP 1044401 A1 2000-10-18 - NON-MANUAL CONTROL OF A MEDICAL IMAGE DISPLAY STATION

Title (en)

NON-MANUAL CONTROL OF A MEDICAL IMAGE DISPLAY STATION

Title (de)

NICHT-MANUELLE BETÄTIGUNG EINES MEDIZINISCHEN BILDDARSTELLUNGSGERÄTS

Title (fr)

COMMANDE NON MANUELLE D'UN APPAREIL D'AFFICHAGE D'IMAGES MEDICALES

Publication

EP 1044401 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 99971534 A

Priority

  • US 9925532 W
  • US 10639298 P
  • US 33942799 A
  • US 43051499 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0026758A1] A method and system for using non-manual commands, preferably voice commands, to control the actions of a medical image digital display system, eliminate certain job tasks and facilitate a work environment with minimum changes while providing the advantages of digital manipulation. Images are provided to the medical image digital display system to be displayed and controlled by a computer system using non-manual commands that do not require the use of the limbs of the hands or feet. The image may include patient data, history, test data and information in place of or in addition to the image, which can include an X-ray, CT scan, MRI scan or other types of images.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

G06F 3/00; G06F 19/00; G10L 15/26

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G06F 19/00 (2011.01); H04N 1/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

H04N 1/00127 (2013.01); G06F 19/321 (2013.01); G06F 19/3406 (2013.01); H04N 1/00129 (2013.01); H04N 1/00249 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0026758A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 0026758 A1 20000511; AU 1459400 A 20000522; EP 1044401 A1 20001018

INPADOC legal status


2005-03-30 [18W] WITHDRAWN

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- Effective date: 20050207

2002-05-02 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

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- Effective date: 20020318

2001-01-03 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

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- Effective date: 20001108

2000-10-18 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

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- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE