DICOM PS3.17 2019a - Explanatory Information

V.6 Display Set Patient Orientation Example

For Display Set Patient Orientation (0072,0700) with value "A\F", the application interpreting the Hanging Protocol will arrange sagittal images oriented with the patient's anterior toward the right side of the image box, and the patient's foot will be toward the bottom of the image box. An incoming sagittal MRI image as shown in Figure V.6-1 will require a horizontal flip before display in the image box.

Display Set Patient Orientation Example

Figure V.6-1. Display Set Patient Orientation Example


DICOM PS3.17 2019a - Explanatory Information