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1 How to Author MIRC Teaching File Documents

2 MIRC InfoRad Courses How to Set Up a Personal Teaching File System. How to Set Up a Personal Teaching File System. Tour of the MIRC Community Tour of the MIRC Community Inside the RSNA MIRC Software Inside the RSNA MIRC Software How to Author MIRC Teaching File Documents How to Author MIRC Teaching File Documents How to Build a Database-driven MIRC Teaching File System. How to Build a Database-driven MIRC Teaching File System.

3 MIRC Objective Support the production, storage, indexing and distribution of medical imaging resources: Teaching files Teaching files Scientific & technical documentation Scientific & technical documentation Research images & datasets Research images & datasets Clinical trials data Clinical trials data

4 MIRC Concepts The key concepts: MIRC is a community of cooperating libraries on the Internet. MIRC is a community of cooperating libraries on the Internet. The libraries cooperate by supporting a common query mechanism. The libraries cooperate by supporting a common query mechanism. The query mechanism allows users to find information wherever it is stored. The query mechanism allows users to find information wherever it is stored.

5 MIRC supports all information storage formats. Images: DICOM, GIF, JPEG, PNG Images: DICOM, GIF, JPEG, PNG Hyperlinks to other web content. Hyperlinks to other web content. Virtually any content that is displayable in a web browser. Virtually any content that is displayable in a web browser. Pointers to other files for downloading. Pointers to other files for downloading.

6 The MIRC Schemas MIRCdocument MIRCdocument Format for documents on the RSNA site. Format for documents on the RSNA site. Format for Index Cards on the RSNA site. Format for Index Cards on the RSNA site. MIRCquery & MIRCqueryresponse MIRCquery & MIRCqueryresponse Format for communication between Query Services and Storage Service Indexes. Format for communication between Query Services and Storage Service Indexes. MIRCsiteindex MIRCsiteindex Format for remote site indexing. Format for remote site indexing.

7 MIRC Server Components Query Service Query Service An entry point into the MIRC community for a user on the Internet. Storage Service Storage Service A cooperating information library. Index: the librarys card catalog. Index: the librarys card catalog. Server: the librarys shelves. Server: the librarys shelves.

8 MIRC Internet Server Index Server Index MIRC site Server Index Query Service MIRC site Server Index RSNA site User MIRC site

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17 MIRCat What is MIRCat? What is MIRCat? MIRC authoring tool. MIRC authoring tool. Features: Features: Can construct MIRC compatible teaching, research or reference documents. Can construct MIRC compatible teaching, research or reference documents. Documents can be submitted to a MIRC compatible storage service for retrieval. Documents can be submitted to a MIRC compatible storage service for retrieval. MIRCat supports for DICOM Q/R MIRCat supports for DICOM Q/R MIRCat supports for DICOM SCP. MIRCat supports for DICOM SCP. MIRCat supports ACR lexicon and RADLEX (soon!). MIRCat supports ACR lexicon and RADLEX (soon!). Is already feature packed! Is already feature packed! A lot more is to come. A lot more is to come. Feedback from YOU is essential! Feedback from YOU is essential!

18 MIRC Authoring Tool Java (100% pure) Java (100% pure) Specific to the MIRCdocument schema Specific to the MIRCdocument schema DICOM, GIF, JPEG, PNG formats DICOM, GIF, JPEG, PNG formats DICOM Q/R SCU + Storage SCP DICOM Q/R SCU + Storage SCP Personal & departmental directories Personal & departmental directories Image annotation tool Image annotation tool Personal templates Personal templates

19 MIRCat Department Network Cases Author PACSModalities DICOM SCPDep. MIRC MIRC Cases DICOM SCP

20 Where Do I get MIRCat?

21 MIRCat Download Contains a release description of software (currently Beta-2) Contains a release description of software (currently Beta-2) Full documentation on installation and operation of software. Full documentation on installation and operation of software. A link to download the software in a ZIP file. A link to download the software in a ZIP file. Click the download link, save the ZIP file, and unzip the package on your desktop. Click the download link, save the ZIP file, and unzip the package on your desktop.

22 Installation Install Java 2 version 1.4 (or later) Install Java 2 version 1.4 (or later) run the installer you downloaded run the installer you downloaded add the \bin directory to the Path environment variable add the \bin directory to the Path environment variable downloaded from the RSNA MIRC site (http://mirc.rsna.org/mirc/query) downloaded from the RSNA MIRC site (http://mirc.rsna.org/mirc/query) Unpack the zip file onto a disk drive Unpack the zip file onto a disk drive MIRCat.jar MIRCat.jar

23 MIRCat Directory Data - DICOM images Data - DICOM images Templates - directory for MIRC templates Templates - directory for MIRC templates MIRC files MIRC files MIRCat.jar main program MIRCat.jar main program ImageEditor.jar image deditor ImageEditor.jar image deditor Mircacq.jar DICOM acquisition library Mircacq.jar DICOM acquisition library Dcm4che.jar DICOM support library Dcm4che.jar DICOM support library GIF.jar GIF support library GIF.jar GIF support library Log4.jar logger for DICOM functions Log4.jar logger for DICOM functions Getopt.jar configuration file reader Getopt.jar configuration file reader MIRCatProperites.cfg configuration file MIRCatProperites.cfg configuration file

24 The MIRCat Directory The MIRCat application file DICOM utility function files Configuration file reader. GIF image support library. Image Editor. Document Templates.

25 The MIRCat Application Menu Bar Button Bar for Common Menu Functions Tab Bar to Access Program Features Workspace

26 How to Set Up Your MIRCat Configuration Settings

27 MIRCat Preferences DICOM Storage DICOM Storage DICOM Q/R DICOM Q/R Shared Image Directory Shared Image Directory Browser location Browser location Preferred export site to post MIRC documents. Preferred export site to post MIRC documents. Location of MIRC root dir. Location of MIRC root dir. Which template to use as default. Which template to use as default.

28 MIRCat Tab Tour

29 Types of MIRC Documents Five default templates come with MIRCat to help you build content: Five default templates come with MIRCat to help you build content: Basic article Basic article Basic case Basic case Basic index card Basic index card Teaching File Case Teaching File Case MIRC Standard Teaching File Case MIRC Standard Teaching File Case Three Standard MIRC display formats. Three Standard MIRC display formats. Page Page Tab Tab MIRCtf MIRCtf

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33 Guidelines The document types can be modified, that is, elements can be added or subtracted. The document types can be modified, that is, elements can be added or subtracted. The document types provide basic structure to your content. The document types provide basic structure to your content. Decide which document type to use depending on the content type. Decide which document type to use depending on the content type. Pick the suitable display format for your content. Pick the suitable display format for your content.

34 Demonstration Lets Build Our First TF Case

35 Procedure Launch MIRCat Launch MIRCat Select from menu/icon for new document. Select from menu/icon for new document. Default doc is MIRC TF Default doc is MIRC TF Begin to enter information into editor window Begin to enter information into editor window Select some images. Select some images. Modify images with editor Modify images with editor Drop images into document. Drop images into document. View on browser. View on browser. Submit when complete. Submit when complete.

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38 Palette and Image Insertion Image palette supports annotation overlays on your images. Image palette supports annotation overlays on your images. Using the Megasave option will save four versions of your image: Using the Megasave option will save four versions of your image: Original DICOM image Original DICOM image JPEG version JPEG version JPEG version with annotation JPEG version with annotation An thumbnail version of the image. An thumbnail version of the image.

39 Image Handling Megasave JPEG/GIF JPEG/GIF Annotation image Annotation image Original image Original image Thumbnail image Thumbnail image DICOM image DICOM image Jpeg Jpeg Jpeg annotation Jpeg annotation DICOM DICOM Thumbnail Thumbnail

40 Viewing Document in a Browser Once you save the case in HTML you can open it in your default browser. Once you save the case in HTML you can open it in your default browser. This will provide you with the exact look of the content before you upload to the MIRC server. This will provide you with the exact look of the content before you upload to the MIRC server. If you need to make changes, do so and resave the document and HTML. If you need to make changes, do so and resave the document and HTML. Remember, you can re-open old submissions locally, make changes and resubmit the case (provided you delete the original on the server) Remember, you can re-open old submissions locally, make changes and resubmit the case (provided you delete the original on the server)

41 DICOM Setup Storage service Storage service AE title AE title Port number Port number Q/R Q/R AE title of client AE title of client AE title AE title Host name Host name Port number Port number

42 Exporting Documents When youre ready to export your content, select export. When youre ready to export your content, select export. You need to have set the address for a storage service in your preferences. You need to have set the address for a storage service in your preferences. The case directory will be zipped and uploaded to your designated MIRC storage site. The case directory will be zipped and uploaded to your designated MIRC storage site. Export to a local storage service Export to a local storage service Export to selected storage service on another PC. Export to selected storage service on another PC. Export across the net to a remote storage service. Export across the net to a remote storage service. The case may be available for viewing immediately (depending upon the admin rules at the storage service) The case may be available for viewing immediately (depending upon the admin rules at the storage service)

43 RSNA Forum Please become part of the MIRC community by using the MIRC forum Please become part of the MIRC community by using the MIRC forum Please provide feedback! Please provide feedback!

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