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OpenICE medical device interoperability platform overview and requirement analysis

  • David Arney EMAIL logo , Jeffrey Plourde and Julian M. Goldman


We give an overview of OpenICE, an open source implementation of the ASTM standard F2761 for the Integrated Clinical Environment (ICE) that leverages medical device interoperability, together with an analysis of the clinical and non-functional requirements and community process that inspired its design.

  1. Research funding: Research reported in this publication was supported in part by: The National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) of the National Institutes of Health under award number 5U01EB012470-05. And in part by Department of Defense US Army Medical Research and Materiel Command, award numbers W81XWH-09-1-0705, W81XWH-12-C-0154, and W81XWH-15-C-0064.

  2. Conflict of interest: The content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of the National Institutes of Health. The views, opinions and/or findings contained in this report are those of the authors and should not be construed as an official Department of the Army position, policy or decision unless so designated by other documentation.


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Received: 2017-3-31
Accepted: 2017-6-21
Published Online: 2017-7-22
Published in Print: 2018-2-23

©2017 Walter de Gruyter GmbH, Berlin/Boston

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