Anatomic Images for the Public

Thoma GR
May 2003 Technical Report to the LHNCBC Board of Scientific Counselors.


The overall goal of the AnatQuest project is to explore and implement new and visually compelling methods to bring anatomic images from the Visible Human dataset to the gneeral public. This report is organized as follows; Sections 2 and 3 outline the objectives and significance of the AnatQuest project, Section 4 briefly describes earlier projects including the design tradeoffs that underlie the development of the AnatQuest system and the design considerations in creating a kiosk version of the AnatQuest for onsite exhibits.