Dr. Stoel is heading the Section of 'Orthopedics & Pulmonology', which aims at applications mainly in these fields, but also at exploring applications in other medical specialties. He graduated in medical informatics from Leiden University in 1989, and received his PhD in 1996 on objective assessment of X-ray image quality, at LUMC.
In Pulmonology, his main interests are in quantifying pulmonary emphysema through CT densitometry. His analysis software is being used in several drug evaluation trials.
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