DICOM PS3.3 2021e - Information Object Definitions

A.7.4.2 US Image IOD Content Constraints

A.7.4.2.1 Series Performed Protocol

For the purpose of conveying ultrasound protocol data management information it is recommended that the Performed Protocol Code Sequence (0040,0260) be assigned the code value(s) of the performed ultrasound protocol, if any. For Performed Protocol Code Sequence (0040,0260) BCID 12001 “Ultrasound Protocol Types” may be used.

DICOM PS3.3 2021e - Information Object Definitions