DICOM PS3.3 2024c - Information Object Definitions
C. X-Ray Frame Acquisition Macro

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

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

Attribute Name



Attribute Description

Frame Acquisition Sequence



Sequence containing the acquisition parameters for this frame.

Only a single Item shall be included in this Sequence.




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

>X-Ray Tube Current in mA



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

C. X-Ray Frame Acquisition Sequence Macro Attribute Descriptions

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 2024c - Information Object Definitions