Upon power up the user is presented with this home screen which prompts the entry of patient demographics. The user may bypass this function by pressing start scan and the system will assign a unique EXAM ID to place the images under in the data base. Or the user may fill out any or all the fields which will be associated with the images in the data base. An alphanumeric touch screen keyboard is presented for that purpose.This is the home screen which is returned to when scanning is finished or to add to or examine an existing study. It is also used as an entry point to the system settings.