Image dissemination and archiving.

  title={Image dissemination and archiving.},
  author={Ian Robertson},
  journal={Clinical techniques in small animal practice},
  volume={22 3},
  • Ian Robertson
  • Published 2007 in Clinical techniques in small animal practice
Images generated as part of the sonographic examination are an integral part of the medical record and must be retained according to local regulations. The standard medical image format, known as DICOM (Digital Imaging and COmmunications in Medicine) makes it possible for images from many different imaging modalities, including ultrasound, to be distributed via a standard internet network to distant viewing workstations and a central archive in an almost seamless fashion. The DICOM standard is… CONTINUE READING