Visual Ergonomics in Radiology

  • S. HoffmannEmail author
  • N. Berger
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 827)


In the past two decades, diagnostic radiology has changed in technology and frequency of imaging per patient. Further, the change from film to soft-based image diagnostics as well as further technological developments in cross-sectional and dynamic imaging have introduced new opportunities but also health hazards for radiologists, too.


Radiology developments Radiologists’ health hazards Radiology workplace design 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.MAS Work + Health, University of ZurichZurichSwitzerland
  2. 2.Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional RadiologyUniversity Hospital of ZurichZurichSwitzerland

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