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  1. 41.
    Hearing aids are often exposed to many varying conditions which may cause different problems. When hearing aids are used in a severe unfavorable environment, they are susceptible to ear cerumen/wax, dirt, sweat, moisture, dust, and other particles. When these conditions accumulate the microphone inlet or the receiver...
    IPCOM000212874D | Original Publication Date: 2011-Nov-30
  2. 42.
    Moderne technische Geräte wie Smart Phones ziehen größtenteils ihren Nutzen aus Applikation, sogenannte Apps, kleinen eigenständigen Funktionseinheiten, die separat installierbar und lauffähig auf den entsprechenden Zielgeräten sind. Dabei nutzen die Hersteller weltweit Entwicklungsressourcen, die für diese Plattform...
    IPCOM000212873D | Original Publication Date: 2011-Nov-30
  3. 43.
    Intelligent Electronic Devices (IED) are microprocessor-based controllers, which are used to issue control commands to other electronic or electrical devices. With the help of a so called IED configuration tool, the IED can be configured by parameterizing its components. This configuration process is very complex and...
    IPCOM000212872D | Original Publication Date: 2011-Nov-30
  4. 44.
    In order to manage the operational, financial and clinical workflow in big hospitals, Hospital Information Systems (HIS) are used. Besides, each department, such as radiology department or the laboratory department has their own dedicated systems, as for example Radiology Information System (RIS), Picture Archive and...
    IPCOM000212871D | Original Publication Date: 2011-Nov-30
  5. 45.
    Current custom hearing instruments are offered in different colors, so they match to the customers’ skin color as well as possible. Thereby, the standard color offering of the manufacturers ordinarily only provides three to six different colors. Due to the very diverse global population, it is very difficult to match...
    IPCOM000212870D | Original Publication Date: 2011-Nov-30
  6. 46.
    In der medizinischen Bildgebung ist es notwendig, verschiedene Einstellungen der Aufnahme- und Durchleuchtungsparameter wie beispielsweise die Röntgendosis, die Röhrenspannung oder die Bildzahl der jeweiligen Situation anzupassen. So ist beispielsweise in der Kardiologie bei einer Dosis sparenden Arbeitsweise eine...
    IPCOM000212869D | Original Publication Date: 2011-Nov-30
  7. 47.
    Die Bronchoskopie ist eine der wichtigsten Untersuchungsmethoden zur Erkennung von Krankheiten der Atemwege und der Lunge, insbesondere wenn der Verdacht auf das Vorliegen eines Lungenkrebses besteht. Mit dem sogenannten Bronchoskop können die größeren Atemwege, d.h. die Luftröhre sowie die großen Bronchien bis zu...
    IPCOM000212868D | Original Publication Date: 2011-Nov-30
  8. 48.
    When using rotational x-ray based medical imaging systems, shielding against scattered radiation is of the utmost importance - especially for the medical staff working with these systems on a daily basis. For shielding the lower body against scattered radiation within the examiner’s moving range a so called lower body...
    IPCOM000212867D | Original Publication Date: 2011-Nov-30
  9. 49.
    In regular lung screening workflows the whole thoracic region is covered during Computer Tomography (CT) scans, which results in images of the entire lung cavity. However, in other workflows such as the cardiac, vascular or head and neck workflows only portions of the lung may be visible, since it is not the primary...
    IPCOM000212866D | Original Publication Date: 2011-Nov-30
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    Medical imaging software applications are used to display digitized images of medical imaging applications. If a physician or another user wishes to see the header and pixel data information of a currently displayed image in such a software application then he can use a DICOM (Digital Imaging and Communications in...
    IPCOM000212865D | Original Publication Date: 2011-Nov-30