[conspire] Wanted: Open Source Ultra Sound Software?
daniel at gimpelevich.san-francisco.ca.us
Mon Aug 27 11:32:10 PDT 2007
George Pope <gpope <at> pcmagic.net> writes:
> Still I'm wondering if any of you might know open source programmers who
> may either have or who could design lower cost ultra sound software to
> run on a hi end Linux laptop (Ms. Davis thought not) that could do the
> job done out in the villages? A suitable pediatric probe would of course
> have to be included - about $1k. National is adverting a Sonosite 11 mm
> broadband curved array pediatric/pediatric cardiac/neonatal
> head/vascular that serves the 180, a little more than your average mouse.
> The medical robot
> This material common to Lagadic and Visages teams is composed of six degrees
> of freedom medical manipulator (made by Sinters, France). A force torque
> sensor is mounted on its end-effector holding an ultrasound probe connected
> to a SonoSite 180PLUS imaging system. A PC running Linux is used for image
> processing computations and for controlling via a LAN network the low level
> controller under QNX.
It does not say whether it's open-source, but you could ask them.
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