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C.8.19.6.8 X-Ray Frame Acquisition Macro

Table C.8.19.6-8 specifies the Attributes containing the X-Ray Frame Acquisition Functional Group Macro.

Table C.8.19.6-8. X-Ray Frame Acquisition Macro Attributes

Attribute Name

Tag

Type

Attribute Description

Frame Acquisition Sequence

(0018,9417)

1

Sequence containing the acquisition parameters for this frame.

Only a single Item shall be included in this Sequence.

>KVP

(0018,0060)

1

Exact peak kilo voltage output of the X-Ray generator used for this frame.

>X-Ray Tube Current in mA

(0018,9330)

1

Exact Nominal X-Ray tube current in milliamperes applied during Acquisition Duration (0018,9220) for this frame.


C.8.19.6.8.1 X-Ray Frame Acquisition Sequence Attributes

These Attributes may only be used if the information is available on a frame-by-frame base. The average values for these Attributes of all frames shall be stored in the same Attribute in the XA/XRF Acquisition Module or in the Enhanced Mammography Image Module.

DICOM PS3.3 2019b - Information Object Definitions