+---------------------------------------------------------------+ | | | Property of the US Government. | | No permission to copy or redistribute this software is given. | | Use of unreleased versions of this software requires the user | | to execute a written test agreement with the VistA Imaging | | Development Office of the Department of Veterans Affairs, | | telephone (301) 734-0100. | | | | The Food and Drug Administration classifies this software as | | a medical device. As such, it may not be changed in any way. | | Modifications to this software may result in an adulterated | | medical device under 21CFR820, the use of which is considered | | to be a violation of US Federal Statutes. | | | +---------------------------------------------------------------+ This file contains information about each series corresponding to an entry on the IMAGE STUDY file (#2005.62).
.01series instance uid(+)0;1FREE TEXTBThis is the series record ID. DICOM Tag: Series Instance UID (0020,000E).
1original series uid0;2FREE TEXTGThis is the old series record ID.
2series number0;3NUMERICThis is the series number. DICOM Tag: Series Number (0020,0011).
3modality1;1FREE TEXTThis is the acquisition device's DICOM modality code. DICOM Tag: Modality (0008,0060).
4calling ae title2;1FREE TEXTThis is the sender's C-store SCU DICOM AE title.
5last update date/time3;1DATE-TIMEThis is the date/time of the last update of this record.
6retrieve ae title2;2FREE TEXTThis indicates the AE this series can be retrieved from. DICOM Tag: Retrieve AE Title (0008,0054).
7number of sop instances4;1NUMERICThis field indicates the number of SOP Instances attached to this Series. DICOM Tag: Number of Series Related Instances (0020,1209).
11study reference6;1POINTER2005.62CThis field holds the image study associated with this series.
12artifact on file6;2SET OF CODES0:NOT ON FILE
This field is a flag that records whether an artifact is on file or not. Artifact On File (AOF) means that at least one Object is already stored on disk. An Object can be an image, an abstract or a text file.
13frame of reference uid7;1FREE TEXTDThis field contains the Frame of Reference UID. Each series may have a single Frame of Reference UID. DICOM Tag: Frame of Reference UID (0020,0052).
14description2;3FREE TEXTThis field contains the Series Instance description. DICOM Tag: Series Description (0008,103E).
15body part8;1FREE TEXTFThis field contains the body part examined. DICOM Tag: Body Part Examined (0018,0015).
17series date/time3;2DATE-TIMEThis field contains the date and time that the series acquisition was started by the modality. DICOM Tag: Series Date + Series Time (0008,0021) + (0008,0031).
18device3;3POINTER2006.04This field contains the device manufacturer and model used to acquire the series. DICOM Tag: Manufacturer (0008,0070), Manufacturer's Model Name (0008,1090).
20laterality5;1SET OF CODESR:RIGHT
This field denotes 'L'eft or 'R'ight. This is the laterality of the images taken, e.g. Image of the Right Knee. DICOM Tag: Laterality (0020,0060).
21spatial position5;2FREE TEXTThis field contains the spatial positioning of the series. It is letter combinations derived from the DICOM standard. DICOM Tag: Patient Position (0018,5100).
24vi acq entry point2;5SET OF CODES1:DICOM STORAGE
This field identifies the VistA Imaging application that acquired the SOP instance.
This field indicates whether the series is ACCESSIBLE or INACCESSIBLE. ACCESSIBLE means that the series in this file can be retrieved by Imaging database methods. INACCESSIBLE means that the series will not be retrieved by Imaging database methods and that no Accessible children exist in the IMAGE SOP INSTANCE file (#2005.64).
26iod violation detected6;3SET OF CODES0:IOD VALID
This is the IOD validation status. IOD VALID - The entry passed IOD validation. IOD NOT VALID - The entry failed IOD validation. IOD NOT CHECKED - Relaxed validation was selected. Only select fields were validated. IOD UNKNOWN - The IOD type for this SOP class was not found. The IOD type is not in the DICOM UID SPECIFIC ACTION table. The entry was processed without validation.
27tiu note reference6;4POINTER8925ATIUThis is the TIU note associated with this image series.
28class index10;1POINTER2005.82The Classification of the Image. CLASS is an index field used for sorting and searching.
29proc/event index10;2POINTER2005.85This field indicates the kind of clinical procedure or patient-care event that was associated with this series.
30spec/subspec index10;3POINTER2005.84This field indicates the clinical specialty or subspecialty with which this series is associated.
31acquisition location1;2POINTER2005.8This field indicates where the series was created.

Referenced by 3 types

  1. CT DOSE (2005.632) -- series instance
  2. PROJECTION X-RAY DOSE (2005.633) -- series instance
  3. IMAGE SOP INSTANCE (2005.64) -- series reference