DICOM PS3.2 2021d - Conformance

4 Symbols and Abbreviations

The following symbols and abbreviations are used in this Part.

ACR

American College of Radiology

ACSE

Association Control Service Element

AE

Application Entity

ANSI

American National Standards Institute

AP

Application Profile

API

Application Programming Interface

ASCII

American Standard Code for Information Interchange

CEN TC251

Comite Europeen de Normalisation-Technical Committee 251-Medical Informatics

DICOM

Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine

DIMSE

DICOM Message Service Element

DIMSE-C

DICOM Message Service Element-Composite

DIMSE-N

DICOM Message Service Element-Normalized

FSC

File-set Creator

FSR

File-set Reader

FSU

File-set Updater

HISPP

Healthcare Informatics Standards Planning Panel

HL7

Health Level 7

IE

Information Entity

IEEE

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers

IOD

Information Object Definition

ISO

International Standards Organization

ISP

International Standardized Profile

JIRA

Japan Medical Imaging and Radiological Systems Industries Association

MSDS

Healthcare Message Standard Developers Sub-Committee

NEMA

National Electrical Manufacturers Association

OSI

Open Systems Interconnection

PDU

Protocol Data Unit

REST

Representational State Transfer

RESTful

A RESTful Web service is a Web service implemented using REST architecture and HTTP (see http://www.ics.uci.edu/~fielding/pubs/dissertation/fielding_dissertation.pdf)

RWA

Real-World Activity

SCP

Service Class Provider

SCU

Service Class User

SOP

Service-Object Pair

STOW-RS

STore Over the Web by RESTful Services

TCP/IP

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol

UID

Unique Identifier

UML

Unified Modeling Language

WADO-RS

Web Access to DICOM Objects by RESTful Services

WADO-URI

Web Access to DICOM Objects by URI

DICOM PS3.2 2021d - Conformance