DICOM PS3.7 2019a - Message Exchange

7.5.2.2 Operation Services

DIMSE-N provides the following operation services that are all confirmed services and as such a response is expected:

  1. The N-GET service is invoked by a DIMSE Service User to request the retrieval of information from a peer DIMSE Service User.

  2. The N-SET service is invoked by a DIMSE Service User to request the modification of information by a peer DIMSE Service User.

  3. The N-ACTION service is invoked by a DIMSE Service User to request a peer DIMSE Service User to perform an action.

  4. The N-CREATE service is invoked by a DIMSE Service User to request a peer DIMSE Service User to create an instance of a SOP Class.

  5. The N-DELETE service is invoked by a DIMSE Service User to request a peer DIMSE Service User to delete an instance of a SOP Class.

DICOM PS3.7 2019a - Message Exchange