[FoRK] medical file Re: Aaron does (some of) it for me (re: iPad)
dmorton at bitfurnace.com
Fri Feb 5 06:54:13 PST 2010
On Thu, Feb 4, 2010 at 6:33 AM, Stephen Williams <sdw at lig.net> wrote:
> Eugen Leitl wrote:
>> On Tue, Feb 02, 2010 at 09:59:53PM -0800, Bill Humphries wrote:
>>> My dentist switched to electronic records and the chair now has a flat
>>> screen with my latest x-rays displayed when I arrive at the office. When he
>>> takes new x-rays, they show up directly on the display. But he still has to
>>> use a keyboard to update it.
>> Are these 16 bit grayscale LCDs, I hopes?
> My dentist has color monitors they use for this. Probably not 16 bit+, but
> could be. The x-ray machine is all digital, no film. They put a sensor in
> your mouth.
My dentist used a sensor as well - fucking huge lump of plastic. Really
uncomfortable. Much prefer the film in a flexible plastic cover.
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