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Table 3 Process steps in electronic documentation suitable for a unified documentation in diagnostics

From: Analysis and classification of oncology activities on the way to workflow based single source documentation in clinical information systems

Process steps in documentation suitable for a unified documentation in diagnostics Urology Surgery Gynecology Pulmonology/gastroenterology/thoracic surgery Radiotherapy Hematology/oncology
History S/F P P P/S P P
Examination S/F P P P/S P P
Biopsy M/S/P M P M/S - S
x-raying W/F W W W W/P W
Ultrasound S/P/F Plaza V V - -
CT W/F W W W P W
MRT W W W W P W
FDG-PET/SPECT W W W W - W
Laboratory examination L L L L L L
  1. S clinical information system, P paper based documentation
  2. L laboratory information system, W web-based radiology application
  3. V application for storing ultrasound pictures
  4. M program for surgery reports
  5. F own clinical information system of the Waldkrankenhaus St.Marien Erlangen
  6. “-” = not used, Plaza part of our radiology information system