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Vendors of imaging devices '''benefit''' from QIBA Profiles by:
 
Vendors of imaging devices '''benefit''' from QIBA Profiles by:
* appealing to their customers with products that meet QIBA requirements and produce repeatable, comparable measurements  
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* '''appealing to their customers''' with products that meet QIBA requirements and produce '''repeatable, comparable measurements'''
  
  
 
Imaging Device Vendors '''participate''' in QIBA Profiles by:
 
Imaging Device Vendors '''participate''' in QIBA Profiles by:
* implementing features and meeting performance requirements assigned to the Acquisition Modality (and sometimes Reconstruction Software) in a given QIBA Profile
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* '''implementing features''' and meeting performance requirements assigned to the Acquisition Modality (and sometimes Reconstruction Software) in a given QIBA Profile
* assessing their conformance as described in the QIBA Profile checklist
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* '''assessing their conformance''' as described in the QIBA Profile checklist
* publishing a formal QIBA Conformance Statement documenting their product conformance to a given QIBA profile
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* '''publishing a formal QIBA Conformance Statement''' documenting their product conformance to a given QIBA profile
* communicating conformance to customers by providing the QIBA Conformance Statement
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Imaging Device Vendors may also '''consider''':
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Imaging Device Vendors '''may also''':
* supporting the activity of customers working to assess their own conformance to the QIBA profile
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* '''communicate conformance''' to customers by providing the QIBA Conformance Statement
 
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* '''help customers assess''' their own conformance to the QIBA profile
 
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''(A bit of graphics/color would be nice - check with RSNA about pictures of modality, radiologist, technologist, etc.)''
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Latest revision as of 04:18, 19 November 2019

QIBA Mission: Improve the value and practicality of quantitative imaging biomarkers by reducing variability across devices, sites, patients, and time.

QIBA develops Profile documents that standardize methods for creating a specific biomarker with predictable performance (accuracy and reproducibility).


Vendors of imaging devices benefit from QIBA Profiles by:

  • appealing to their customers with products that meet QIBA requirements and produce repeatable, comparable measurements


Imaging Device Vendors participate in QIBA Profiles by:

  • implementing features and meeting performance requirements assigned to the Acquisition Modality (and sometimes Reconstruction Software) in a given QIBA Profile
  • assessing their conformance as described in the QIBA Profile checklist
  • publishing a formal QIBA Conformance Statement documenting their product conformance to a given QIBA profile


Imaging Device Vendors may also:

  • communicate conformance to customers by providing the QIBA Conformance Statement
  • help customers assess their own conformance to the QIBA profile