Document Scanners, Flat/Sheet Bed
Definition : Document scanners designed to obtain digital information appropriate for direct printing and/or storage for further processing in a computer or computerized system from a film or photographic slide (e.g., a 35 mm negative strip or slide). These scanners typically consist of an electronic unit with dedicated filmstrip and slide holders for film manipulation, an optical scanning device with focusing capabilities, light sources, and software that may allow image correction and enhancement, color reconstruction, grain equalization, and other image quality improvements. Filmstrip/slide scanners are intended to obtain digital information that includes text, images, or both for printing, storing, processing, and/or transmission through a hospital information system.
Entry Terms : "Flat Bed Scanners"
UMDC code : 24518