How Medical Experts Use Horos For Legal Cases

They say once you go Mac, you don’t go back. While it may not be applicable in every case, it most certainly is a driving factor to why many Horos users chose Horos in the first place - the are Mac users all the way. At least this was the case for Joseph Scheller…

In Horos Users, Medical Consultant, Legal

Spotlight: Legal and Educational Uses of Horos in Brazil

The field of radiology goes way past X-Rays, CTs, and MRIs. In fact, as you probably know, there are numerous specialties out there. From vascular, to pediatric, to nuclear radiology - we have users that fit every profile. However, in this spotlight we will introduce you to a Brazilian user who happens to be a forensic radiologist…

In brazil, Horos Users, Forensic Radiologist, Fractal Serviços em Medicina

Horos at the Université du Québec à Trois Rivières

Horos is not just for radiologists. We have mentioned this before. The functionalities of Horos are fantastic in an educational setting. In fact, that’s what a university in Canada is using Horos for. With the platform being a free, open source viewer - it is perfect for students and educators. The software can be downloaded by anyone, anywhere, at anytime onto their local workstation. With Horos, students and professors can view medical data on their laptop or desktop. Here’s how our friends in Canada use it…

In Horos Users, Chiropractics, Université du Québec à Trois Rivières, Canada, Educators

Does "OPEN SOURCE" Mean That Version You Just Downloaded Is Authentic?

Have you ever gotten a generic medication in lieu of the name brand counterpart? There is an actual incentive for making this choice. You do this because it’s cheaper. However, what is the incentive for obtaining the generic version of a free open source product? Well, when you consider that if the version is not authentic you lose the quality code – there really is no benefit. When downloading Horos, always go straight to the source and get the authentic product. As always, it's free.

In open source, Desktop DICOM Viewer

Spotlight: Horos at the Rachis Spine Center, Greece

Spine specialists around the world love using Horos. In this spotlight we will introduce you to a surgeon in Greece who has found Horos to be quite useful in his day to day professional life. …

In Horos Users, Orthopedic, Spine Surgeon, Greece

Spotlight: Spine Surgeons in India using Horos

Let’s be honest, Horos is not the only DICOM viewer out there. However, as far as free open source medical imaging viewers that do not pester you with upsells or annoying pop-up advertisements - Horos may just be the rare diamond in the ruff. While that is one of the greatest reasons Horos is championed around the world, in this Spotlight we will tell you how Horos makes a world of difference to a Spine Surgeon in India.

In Horos User, Spine Surgeon, India

Spotlight: Horos at the Treviso Hospital in Italy

The origins of Italian neurosurgery date back to the 6th millennium BC near present day Pescara, Italy. It is here that archaeologists unearthed the skull of a woman showing evidence of a surgical procedure by the parietal bone and intraparietal suture. What’s truly remarkable is that evidence in the bone shows that the patient most likely survived the procedure and in fact died a year later. While today, neurosurgeons are not reaching for sharpened stones as scalpels, they most certainly are using Horos to get a closer look at what is going on in the brain….

In Horos Users, Italy, Neurosurgeons

Spotlight: Horos in Intensive Care, UK

One of Horos’ greatest strengths is its ability to support the medical education community. While expensive viewing solutions might be an option for large hospitals, they are not the most economic choice for students and those in educational roles. Each field in medicine has need for such a product. When you really think about it, trainees are already paying enough for certification. Horos enables them to not break the bank and set foot on the path to an accomplished future....

In Horos Users, FICE, United Kingdom, Intensive Care

Spotlight: Horos in Egypt

One of the biggest reasons why we at Horos decided to keep the project open source and free for all users is because not everyone can afford an expensive solution. Not everyone is a large hospital corporation with the means to provide its staff with pricey alternatives. That’s the reason why researchers and students around the world choose Horos. It also is a large reason why the product has such appeal in the global radiology community. It serves their purpose without breaking the bank.

In Horos Users, Egypt