Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM)

A Practical Introduction and Survival Guide

  • Oleg S. Pianykh

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. Introduction to DICOM

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  3. DICOM and clinical data

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  4. DICOM Communications

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  5. DICOM Media and Security

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  6. Advanced topics

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About this book

Introduction

This is the second edition of a very popular book on DICOM that introduces this complex standard from a very practical point of view. It is aimed at a broad audience of radiologists, clinical administrators, information technologists, medical students, and lecturers. The book provides a gradual, down to earth introduction to DICOM, accompanied by an analysis of the most common problems associated with its implementation. Compared with the first edition, many improvements and additions have been made, based on feedback from readers. Whether you are running a teleradiology project or writing DICOM software, this book will provide you with clear and helpful guidance. It will prepare you for any DICOM projects or problem solving, and assist you in taking full advantage of multifaceted DICOM functionality.

Keywords

DICOM Image Processing Medical Imaging PACS Radiology Teleradiology

Authors and affiliations

  • Oleg S. Pianykh
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  1. 1.Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Dept. RadiologyHarvard Medical SchoolBostonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-10850-1
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-10849-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-10850-1
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