DICOM PS3.20 2019b - Imaging Reports using HL7 Clinical Document Architecture

9.8.5.2 entry/procedure Patient Exposure

COND: If modality is CT, MG, NM, PT, XR, XA, or XF, the section SHOULD contain a procedure entry for the exposure of the patient to ionizing radiation.

This entry SHALL have a participant, the irradiation authorizing person who is the clinician responsible for determining that the irradiating procedure was appropriate for the indications.

Note

This may be the same person as the performing physician identified in the header.

DICOM PS3.20 2019b - Imaging Reports using HL7 Clinical Document Architecture