Jun 19, 2018

5 reasons why radiologists should be using SpotView

Mammography 2 min read last updated on: Sep 14, 2022

Did you know? We offer a range of Intuitive Workflow Tools that help you work smarter as a radiologist. SpotView is one of the most impactful ones in the bunch. It boosts luminance in a region of interest to increase the visibility of small details and speed up workflow. If you haven’t tried it yet, here’s why you should!

1. Simple to use

You can activate SpotView with a simple keystroke, customizable and programmable to any input device, for seamless integration into your workflow.

2. Analysis made easy

SpotView provides multiple shapes for image analysis and comparison. The spot can be magnified by 2x to unveil the tiniest details. The other modes are ideal for image review and segmentation.

SpotView Mag SpotView Invert SpotView Align SpotView Align Vee
Especially helpful when looking at subtle details in pediatric images.  Commonly used to visualize the end point for line and tube placement.  Helps with segmented or sequenced viewing or comparing current vs prior studies.  Ideal for methodical mammography screening.

3. Increases reading accuracy

A study reveals that radiologists can increase their reading accuracy by 6% when using SpotView, in evaluation of mammography contrast-detail phantom.1 When screening for hard to find cancers, this really makes a difference.

4. Reduces reading time

With SpotView, radiologists can reduce the time spent on reading exams by no less than 15.5%.1 This means that they can read more exams each day.

5. Recommended by peers

Many doctors and industry experts recommend SpotView. Here’s what they say:

“SpotView can decrease errors of perception and I have found it to be helpful in maintaining my focus when scanning patterns are made difficult by distractions or eye fatigue. I have found abnormalities using SpotView even though I thought I had finished searching a case.”

Dr. James Ruiz, Radiologist and Breast Imaging Specialist at Woman’s Hospital in Baton Rouge

1Krupinski, E. (2018). Reducing Radiation Dose in Digital Mammography by Increasing Display Luminance. Proceedings of SIIM, 2018.

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