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Subject: Medical Image Format FAQ, Part 8/8

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7.7 DICOM Information Sources - AdobePhotoshop Plugins (Public Domain) for ACR/NEMA import (works with NIH Image also): - Note that NIH Image now imports DICOM images natively - http://www.dclunie.com/dicom-plugin/ - Handles Part 10 and old ACR/NEMA or SPI 8 or 16 bit grayscale. - Frank Owen's ACR/NEMA Plugin for NIH Image (works with photoshop): - ftp://zippy.nimh.nih.gov/pub/nih-image/plug-ins/ACRNema.hqx - ftp://mirror.apple.com/mirrors/Info-Mac.Archive/gst/grf/pshp/acr-nema-121.hqx - ftp://wuarchive.wustl.edu/systems/mac/info-mac/gst/grf/pshp/acr-nema-121.hqx - Other NIH Image stuff: - ftp://zippy.nimh.nih.gov/pub/nih-image/user-macros/import_acr_nema.txt - AVS Module for ACR/NEMA import (works with SPI images): - ftp://testavs.ncsc.org/avs/AVS5/Module_Src/data_input/read_acr_nema/ - CEN TC251 WG4 (European parallel of DICOM): - http://www.ehto.be/cen251w4 - Aycan Digitalsysteme GmbH DICOM Consulting, Integration, Validation: DICOM server,archive,teleradiology,view,,diagnostic,printing,remote expose Stephan Popp Panormaweg 12 D-97318 Kitzingen phone +49 9321 245-49 fax +49 9321 245-15 http://www.aycan.de/ - DICOM Anonymizers - removing identifying information: - DICOM Conversion Tools - dccp utility with -r or -d - DICOM software - AccuImage Viewing and Network - DICOM software - Sante - DICOM Cardiac Angio CD Viewers: - Papyrus and Osiris - DICOM QuickTime plugin - DICOM software - CarDiCon Viewer and AVI Convertor cardiac profile viewer - DICOM software - MacAngioView DICOM Cine-angiogram Viewer (Mac) - DICOM software - FP Image DICOM Cine-angiogram Viewer (Windows) - DICOM software - ComView DICOM Cine-angiogram (CD-R) Viewer (Windows) - DICOM software - CardioVista DICOM Cine-angiogram (CD-R) Viewer (Windows) - DICOM software - Sanders DICOM Cine-angiogram (CD-R) Viewer (ViewPlus for Windows) - DICOM Compatability Analysis Form: - http://www.ecri.org/documents/dicom.pdf - from ECRI - DICOM Conversion Tools - dicom3tools: - dicom3tools_*.tar.gz - http://www.dclunie.com/dicom3tools.html - Tools and libraries for handling offline files. - Conversion from proprietary formats (mostly in the older version of the tools). - Can handle older ACR/NEMA format data. - Can handle SPI. - VERY limited X display capability. - No DICOM networking (yet). -Features (of the workinprogress snapshot code) -Proprietary image conversions from ... -General Electric CT High Speed Advantage (Genesis) -General Electric MR Signa 5X (Genesis) -General Electric Advantage Windows -General Electric CT Pace -Siemens CT Somatom Plus family (Native)(incomplete) -Imatron CT (incomplete) -Shimadzu MR (incomplete) -Image format support ... -DICOM 3 offline file format as per Part 10. -Parsing/validating DICOM 3 data sets as modules and IODs. -Build/dump DICOMDIR. -Pbmplus extended 16 bit raw format. -Raw binary images. -Display support ... -Generic X Windows display of DICOM images - Multi-frame (not as cine though) - Colour (palette and rgb) - Greyscale (window level/width for > 8 bits) - 3D position reporting if attributes present -Features (of the old code): -Proprietary image conversions from ... -General Electric CT 9800 -General Electric CT High Speed Advantage (Genesis) -General Electric MR Signa 3X/4X -General Electric MR Signa 5X (Genesis) -General Electric CT Sytec -General Electric CT Pace -General Electric MR Max -Siemens CT Somatom DR family -Siemens CT Somatom Plus family (SPI) -Siemens MR Magnetom Impact (SPI) -Siemens MR Magnetom SP (SPI) -Siemens MR Magnetom GBS/GBS2 (native) -Siemens MR Magnetom Vision (native,SPI) -Philips MR Gyroscan S15 (native,SPI) -Image format support ... -DICOM 3 offline file format as per Part 10. -Parsing/validating DICOM 3 data sets as modules and IODs. -Pbmplus extended 16 bit raw format. -Raw binary images. -Archive retrieval from ... -General purpose 9-track and DAT file extraction. -General Electric CT 9800 9-track. -General Electric Genesis DAT. -Philips Gyroscan MR S15 native format (ANSI format tapes). -Miscellaneous image format utilities ... -Dump (octal/hex/decimal/byte/short/long/ieee float/strings). -Patch. -Swap bytes. -Word to byte shift. -Extract 12 bit packed data. -Guess unknown byte order, sign, image matrix size and offset. -Window level/width -Vax VMS DUMP output to binary (poor man's uudecode). - DICOM Conformance Statement sites: - DICOM Conformance Statement - AccuImage. http://www.accuimage.com/support_dicom.htm - DICOM Conformance Statement - Acuson. http://www.acuson.com/dicom/dicomconf.html - DICOM Conformance Statement - ADAC Pegasys. http://www.adaclabs.com/ http://www.adaclabs.com/general/pdf/pegX_conformance.pdf - DICOM Conformance Statement - Agfa - See also Agfa. http://www.agfa.com/healthcare/ PACS and Printers - DICOM Conformance Statement - Algotec. http://www.algotec.com/web/dicom/index.htm - DICOM Conformance Statement - ALI/McKesson - See also ALI. http://www.alitech.com/products/dicom.htm UltraPACS - DICOM Conformance Statement - Amicas. http://www.amicas.com/pacsed/ - DICOM Conformance Statement - ATL. http://www.atl.com/atlproducts/products/conn.asp http://www4.medical.philips.com/CustomerCare/connDICOMconform.asp - DICOM Conformance Statement - Aycan - See also Aycan Digitalsysteme GmbH http://www.aycan.de/confstat.html - DICOM Conformance Statement - Bayer Medical Solutions. http://www.bms-austria.com/ - DICOM Conformance Statement - Brit Systems. http://www.brit.com/dicom.htm - DICOM Conformance Statement - Canon. http://www.usa.canon.com/html/industrial_medeq/drs.html - DICOM Conformance Statement - Cedara. http://www.cedara.com/services/dicom_conformance_statements.htm - DICOM Conformance Statement - Cerner. http://www.cerner.com/uploadedFiles/DICOM_conformance.pdf ProVision PACS. - DICOM Conformance Statement - Dejarnette. http://www.dejarnette.com/main/DICOMconformance.asp - DICOM Conformance Statement - DR Systems. http://www.dominator.com/s_standards.html - DICOM Conformance Statement - eMed. http://www.emed.com/resources/standards.php - DICOM Conformance Statement - Esaote. http://www.esaote.com/products/MRI/statements/statements.htm Artoscan extremity MRI. http://www.esaote.com/products/ultrasound/statements/confstat.htm Ultrasound PACS. - DICOM Conformance Statement - Fuji. http://www.fujimed.com/medical/syn_dicom.asp Synapse PACS. - DICOM Conformance Statement - General Electric. http://www.gemedicalsystems.com/it_solutions/connectivity/dst.html - DICOM Conformance Statement - HeartLab. http://www.heartlab.com/dicom_conformance.htm - DICOM Conformance Statement - Hologic. http://www.hologic.com/service/dicomhl7-specs.shtml - DICOM Conformance Statement - Hitachi. http://www.hitachimed.com/products/conformance.asp - DICOM Conformance Statement - IBM IDMR - Integrated Digital Medical Record. http://www.haifa.il.ibm.com/projects/software/idmr/conform.html - DICOM Conformance Statement - Image Devices. http://www.imagedev.com/englisch/downloads.html - DICOM Conformance Statement - IMCO-TECH. http://www.imco-tech.com/confstmt.htm - DICOM Conformance Statement - Intuitive Imaging Informatics. http://www.intuitiveimaging.com/documentation.html - DICOM Conformance Statement - Kodak. http://www.kodak.com/US/en/health/serviceAndSupport/dicom.jhtml - DICOM Conformance Statement - Konica. http://www.konicamedical.com/KMI/products/conformance.html - DICOM Conformance Statement - Medcon. http://www.medcon.co.il/dicom.htm - DICOM Conformance Statement - MedImage. http://www.medimage.com/web/DICOM%20Statements/default.html - DICOM Conformance Statement - Medweb. http://www.medweb.com/html/conformance.html - DICOM Conformance Statement - Merge. http://www.merge.com/helpcenter/onlinesupport.asp - DICOM Conformance Statement - Mitra. http://www.mitra.com/technology/conformance.html - DICOM Conformance Statement - PACSGear paper document scanning into DICOM Secondary Capture images. http://www.pacsgear.com/dicom.html - DICOM Conformance Statement - Philips. http://www.medical.philips.com/main/company/connectivity/ - DICOM Conformance Statement -Prowess. http://www.prowess.com/ Apex Server (RT) - DICOM Conformance Statement - Rasna Imaging. http://www.rasnaimaging.com/dicom.htm Perceptive. - DICOM Conformance Statement - Rogan. http://www.rogan-medical.com/ - DICOM Conformance Statement - Sectra. http://www.sectra.se/medical/pacs/products/dicom_conformance/index.html - DICOM Conformance Statement - Sensor Systems. http://www.sensor.com/ - DICOM Conformance Statement - Siemens. http://www.SiemensMedical.com/DICOM - DICOM Conformance Statement - SoftMedical. http://www.softmedical.com/docs/dicomagent.pdf - DICOM Conformance Statement - Stentor. http://www.stentor.com/Tech_DICOMConformance.htm - DICOM Conformance Statement - StorComm. http://www.storcomm.com/Products/IntegrationSolutions/DICOMIntegration.htm - DICOM Conformance Statement - SwissRay. http://www.swissray.com/ - DICOM Conformance Statement - Tiani. http://www.tiani.com/IHE/ - DICOM Conformance Statement - Toshiba. http://medical.toshiba.com/services/dicomconformancestatements.htm - DICOM Conformance Statement - UCDMC. http://www-radiology.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/MCONF.html http://www-radiology.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/pacs.html - DICOM Consulting - Lake Griffin DICOM Training and Consulting (Europe) - Laufenberg Consulting DICOM Consulting - Merge Technologies Inc DICOM Solutions,Testing,Training,Consulting (USA and Europe) - Otech Inc. DICOM News, Education and Consulting - Pulse Consulting DICOM Consulting - Medigration GmbH DICOM Consulting - Aycan Digitalsysteme GmbH DICOM Consulting - Logisys DICOM Consulting - DVS Consulting DICOM Training and Consulting - Multi Tech DICOM Solutions, Consulting, Toolkits, Training and HIS Interface - DICOM C# Software (tools and applications): - DICOM software - YourDICOM C# Toolkit and Applications - DICOM data dictionary: - From NIH ftp://zippy.nimh.nih.gov/pub/nih-image - /documents/dicom-dict.txt - In dicom3tools_*.tar.gz - http://www.dclunie.com/dicom3tools.html - In PixelMed Java DICOM Toolkit - DICOM software - PixelMed Java DICOM Toolkit - DICOM draft standards and working documents: - DICOM standards at NEMA: - http://medical.nema.org/dicom.html - http://medical.nema.org/dicom/ - ftp://medical.nema.org/medical/dicom/ - Publically accessible directories: - ftp://medical.nema.org/medical/dicom/2000/ 2000 Standard. - ftp://medical.nema.org/medical/dicom/1999/ 1999 Standard. - ftp://medical.nema.org/medical/dicom/1998/ 1998 Standard. - ftp://medical.nema.org/medical/dicom/cp/ Correction proposals. - ftp://medical.nema.org/medical/dicom/supps/ Ballot, comment and working drafts of supplements. - ftp://medical.nema.org/medical/dicom/final/ Final text of supplements and corrections not yet incorporated in most recent standard. - DICOM draft status and links to latest drafts: See DICOM Standard Status. - DICOM draft status in Japanese: See http://www.jfcr.or.jp/DICOM/dicom_draft-j.html. - DICOM discussion and working group sites: - http://www.dicomwg12.org/ DICOM WG 12 (Ultrasound) - DICOM File Editors: - DICOM software - Marianne Goeltl-Schuberth's DicomEdit viewer and dataset editor (Windows) - DICOM Education - Lake Griffin DICOM Training and Consulting (Europe) - Merge Technologies Inc DICOM Solutions,Testing,Training,Consulting (USA and Europe) - Otech Inc. DICOM News, Education and Consulting - Medigration GmbH DICOM Education - http://www.genisis.ch/ University of Geneva - PACS Course - DVS Consulting DICOM Training and Consulting - Multi Tech DICOM Solutions, Consulting, Toolkits, Training and HIS Interface - DICOM FAQ See DICOM FAQ in Part 7. - DICOM File Convertors and Viewers: - See also http://www.idoimaging.com/index.shtml index of free medical imaging software - AdobePhotoshop Plugins (Public Domain) for ACR/NEMA import - ALI WinVIEW - Alice - ImportACCESS Adobe Photoshop Plugin - dicom3tools - DICOM software - PixelMed Java DICOM Toolkit - Dr Razz - Evergreen Technologies - IMNET Systems - InterFormat - Medical Imaging Technology Associates - MultiView - Papyrus and Osiris - SiteView - UMAB Image Net (Windows) - VisPoint - DICOM software - S&eacute;bastien Barr&eacute;'s dicom2 convertor/viewer - DICOM software - George Grevera's DICOM to PGM and TIFF convertor - DICOM software - University Hospital Graz PACSview - LinoMedHiPax - DICOM software - EncoMate - RuboMed DICOM Viewer - DICOM software - EViewBox DICOM Viewer (Java) - DICOM software - Chili Teleradiology - DICOM software - Mediface - DICOM software - AccuImage Viewing and Network - DICOM software - Colin Rhodes DICOM Tag Viewer for Windows - DICOM resources - Chris Rorden ezDicom and MRIcro Viewer - ANALYZE from other format convertors including DICOM - DICOM QuickTime plugin - DICOM software - GMATEK - DICOM software - Tomovision - DICOM software - eFilm - IrfanView Windows viewer supports general and DICOM formats - GammaPC Nuclear Medicine display and processing includes DICOM reader - DICOM software - XMedCon DICOM (and other format) convertor/viewer - DICOM software - RAIM Java DICOM image viewer - Radiological Analysis Tool 3D viewer (DICOM files,MPR,MIP) - DICOM software - CarDiCon Viewer and AVI Convertor cardiac profile viewer - DICOM software - TrueView DICOM Viewer and Delphi Component - DICOM software - MacAngioView DICOM Cine-angiogram Viewer (Mac) - DICOM software - FP Image DICOM Cine-angiogram Viewer and File Browser (Windows) - DICOM software - ComView DICOM Cine-angiogram (CD-R) Viewer (Windows) - DICOM software - Marianne Goeltl-Schuberth's DicomEdit viewer and dataset editor (Windows) - DICOM software - MedicView Windows Nuclear Medicine acquisiton and processing software - DICOM software - Imread Java DICOM Viewer - DICOM software - reViewMD Pocket PC DICOM Viewer - DICOM software - Sante Viewer and Anonymizer - DICOM software - CardioVista DICOM Cine-angiogram (CD-R) Viewer (Windows) - DICOM software - Sanders DICOM Cine-angiogram (CD-R) Viewer (ViewPlus for Windows) - DICOM software - DicomWorks DICOM view, export, make CD (Windows) - DICOM software - MRIConvert converts DICOM files to SPM99/Analyze, BrainVoyager, and MetaImage volume formats (Windows) - DICOM software - YourDICOM C++ and C# toolkits and various applications based on them (Windows) - DICOM Software - Escape Quicktime-based Viewer and 4th Dimension RDBMS support (Mac and Windows) - DICOM software - iRad Mac OS X DICOM Viewer - DICOM software - Madena DICOM image viewing, processing and fusion (Mac) - DICOM software - UniPACS Free DICOM viewer - DICOM image samples: - ftp://wuerlim.wustl.edu/pub/dicom/images/version3 Relatively old RSNA test images - http://www.erl.wustl.edu/mesa/software/mesa_distribution.html IHE MESA test tool with images - http://www.erl.wustl.edu/mesa/software/consistency/index.html IHE Display Consistency test cases - ftp://ftp-wjq.philips.com/medical/interoperability/out/Medical_Images/ Samples from various Philips modality products - http://medical.barre.nom.fr/samples/ Various modality images encoded in different transfer syntaxes - http://www.rubomed.com/dicomfiles/index.html Cardiac angio - ftp://www.expasy.ch/pub/Osiris/Images/ImagesDicom/ Osiris - http://imrad.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/UCDMC/GE_MRI_CT_TestFiles/ UCDMC - http://deckard.mc.duke.edu/~samei/tg18#_DOWNLOAD_THE_TG18 AAPM TG18 display test patterns in DICOM format - http://www.dclunie.com/images/charset/ Test images with internationalized character sets - http://www.dclunie.com/images/compressed/ Deflate transfer syntax tests - ftp://medical.nema.org/medical/dicom/MRMultiframe/ Enhanced MR Multiframe test objects - ftp://medical.nema.org/MEDICAL/Dicom/DataSets/WG12 Ultrasound product disk exchange test images - ftp://medical.nema.org/MEDICAL/Dicom/DataSets/WG04 Compression working group test images (uncompressed, JPEG, JPEG-LS and J2K - http://www.leadtools.com/SDK/Medical/DICOM/ltdc19.htm Sample images at LeadTools site - ftp://dicom.offis.uni-oldenburg.de/pub/dicom/images Copies of the CAR and NEMA demonstration CDs - DICOM Interfile Conversion Software - IDICON: - http://www.inf.u-szeged.hu/~idicon/ IDICON - DICOM to Information System integration contacts: Rasna DICOM IS Integration. http http://www.rasnaimaging.com/ Mitra DICOM IS Integration. http http://www.mitra.com/pacsbroker.html Philips Inturis. http http://www.philips.com/ms/solution/connect/index.htm Multi Tech DICOM Solutions, Consulting, Toolkits, Training and HIS Interface - DICOM Japan: - http://www.jfcr.or.jp/DICOM/ JIRA and JIS at The Cancer Institute, Tokyo - DICOM Java Software (tools and applications): - DICOM software - EViewBox - DICOM software - Z Medical - DICOM software - Softlink Java DICOM Toolkit - DICOM software - Laurel Bridge Java DICOM Toolkit - DICOM software - Softcopy Presentation State Demonstration - DICOM software - RAIM Java DICOM image viewer - DICOM software - JDicom Java DICOM tools from Tiani - DICOM software - CareOn Java DICOM Toolkit (DICOMIX) - DICOM software - Imread Java DICOM Viewer - DICOM software - Tiani Java Image Archive Application - DICOM software - Apteryx Java DICOM Image I/O Plugin - DICOM software - JiveX Java Image Distribution and Viewing - DICOM software - PixelMed Java DICOM Toolkit Free pure Java tools with source code - DICOM software - JDCM Java DICOM Toolkit Free pure Java toolkit - DICOM Media - NT Drivers for Unpartitioned Media: - DICOM specifies the use of unpartitioned (large floppy) rather than partitioned (removable hard drive) DOS FAT 16 file systems on MOD, and Windows NT doesn't handle these at all, so a third party driver is required. - http://www.simplyfile.com/non.htm SimplyFile driver - DICOM Packet Sniffers (tools for capturing DICOM packets on network) - http://www.dclunie.com/dicom-tcpdump/ Patches to make tcpdump DICOM aware - ftp://wuerlim.wustl.edu/pub/dicom/ dcm_snoop in Mallinckrodt CTN kit - http://imrad.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/DevelopersCut/dicomwhif/ dicomwhif from UCDMC - http://www.merge.com// DICOM packet sniffer from Merge (commericial) - DICOM Papers: - http://constitution.mit.edu/dicomdb.html - white paper on DICOM and databases - http://www.rz.uni-hildesheim.de/~jost0073/dicom/dicom8.htm - DICOM Part 8 Seminar (German language) - http://www.uni-mainz.de/Cardio/incis/abstract/s4_3.htm - Making DICOM work in the Netherlands: INFOMED2 - http://www.uni-mainz.de/Cardio/incis/abstract/s1_4.htm - Status of implementation of DICOM in cardiac imaging systems - http://oasis.rad.upenn.edu/~grevera/papers/spie/mi96/www/paper.html - A WWW to DICOM Interface - http://oasis.rad.upenn.edu/~grevera/papers/spie/mi96/gi/paper.html - Implementing desktop image access of GI images - http://www.kard.akh-wien.ac.at/cic95/papers/164.Alcocer.txt - A DICOM implementation for cine-angiography images using image compression techniques - http://stekt.oulu.fi/~sjs/europacs94.html - An evaluation of DICOM-3 implementation experiences - http://www.cvc.uab.es/~craig/dicom/oo-dicom.htm - Object-oriented Design of the DICOM Standard - http://www.otechimg.com/publications/presentations/html/spie.htm - DICOM Image Display Consistency: A Test Environment - http://physicsgate.swmed.edu/PhysWeb/dicom.htm The DICOM-WWW gateway: implementation, configuration, security and privacy - http://ltswww.epfl.ch/~thiran/publications/neri_thiran_ieee_itb1998.pdf Interactive DICOM Image Transmission and Telediagnosis Over the European ATM Network - http://www.ukbf.fu-berlin.de/medinf/Forschung/medsec/ The MedSeC Project: Speed-optimized Data Security for Telemedical Applications - http://mbi.dkfz-heidelberg.de/chili/Papers/P05-02.pdf The communication concept of a regional stroke unit network based on encrypted image transmission and the DICOM-Mail standard - http://www.rad.unipi.it/dicom/IEEE/ Interactive DICOM Image Transmission and Tele-diagnosis over the European ATM Network - http://www.rad.unipi.it/works/newsletter/article-fioravanti.html The DPACS Project at the University of Trieste - DICOM Public Servers: - UC Davis MC Public PACS: (permanently offline) - Swansea (UK) Central Test Node: (permanently offline) - DICOM Publications - General: Kodak "Understanding DICOM 3.0" catalog # 4B8915, $US 15.00 Kodak Distribution Center (credit cards) phone 1-800-233-1650 OTech "DICOM Basics" $US 29.92 Order at http://www.otechimg.com/bookdescription.htm - DICOM Publications - Implementation: "Implementation of the DICOM 3.0 Standard - A Pragmatic Handbook" ?? still available ?? Robert Hindel, Editor RH Consulting 483 Ridge Road Orange CT 06477-2830 phone 203-799-2258 fax 203-795-8640 Radiological Society of North America 2021 Spring Road Suite 600 Oak Brook IL 60521 "DICOM Implementors' Cookbook" ftp://ftp-wjq.philips.com/medical/interoperability/out/DICOM_Information/CookBook.pdf ******Excellent **** Highly recommended - DICOM Publications - Structured Reporting: "DICOM Structured Reporting" by David A. Clunie. ISBN 0-9701369-0-0. Published by http://www.pixelmed.com/PixelMed Publishing Order on-line for $USD 59.95 at http://www.pixelmed.com/srbook.html - DICOM QuickTime plugin: No longer supplied separately, but as a component of other products. See DICOM Software - Escape. - DICOM Radiotherapy Resources: - http://www.sgsmp.ch/bull983b.htm. - DICOM resources - directory: - Merge Technologies Inc. - http://www.accusoft.com/Dresource.htm. - DICOM resources - Chris Rorden - MRIcro convertor and ezDicom Viewer: Both applications can read the following formats: DICOM (uncompressed, XA and JPEG), NEMA, GE (LX, Genesis, 4.X, 5.X, compressed), Interfile, CTI ECAT6/7, Picker CT, Siemens (Magnetom Vision, Somatom, Somatom Plus), Elscint 2400/Elite, Philips .PAR/.REC, SPMwin (*.vhd), raw. - http://www.psychology.nottingham.ac.uk/staff/cr1/mricro.html MRIcro Windows freeware (convert to DICOM and Analyze) - http://www.psychology.nottingham.ac.uk/staff/cr1/mritut.html Tutorial - http://www.psychology.nottingham.ac.uk/staff/cr1/dicom.html ezDICOM Pascal/Delphi project - DICOM resources - Italy : - http://lx1.ddmc.unito.it/dicom Italian language DICOM intro and resources - DICOM resources - Medx: - http://www.sensor.com/ - DICOM resources - RSNA: - http://www.rsna.org/practice/DICOM/dicom.html - DICOM resources - Santel: - http://www.santel.lu/SANTEL/imgrel/imagproc.html Resource list - http://www.santel.lu/SANTEL/projects/html/dicom/dicom.html Tools and presentations - DICOM Simple Storage SCP on PC or Mac (receives images): - DigitalJacket for Mac from DesAcc - DICOM Softcopy Presentation State: - See DICOM software - Softcopy Presentation State Demonstration - DICOM software - AccuImage Viewing and Network: - http://www.accuimage.com/ - http://www.accuimage.com/supportAccuanonymizer.htm - Anonymizer - DICOM software - AccuSoft Image Libraries: - http://www.accusoft.com/ - DICOM software - Apteryx Java DICOM Image I/O Plugin: Supports reading and writing DICOM files (FSR,FSC), send and receive (Storage SCU and SCP) and query-retrieve (C-Find, C-Move and C-Get SCU). - http://imaging.apteryx.fr/ - DICOM software - CarDiCon Viewer and AVI Convertor: - http://fhs-consulting.com/cardicon/ - DICOM software - Cardiology: Lossless JPEG software for American College of Cardiology Digital Interchange Standards for Cardiology CD-R demo. From Brown University Institute for Medical Computing. - DICOM software - Chili Teleradiology: Teleradiology solution that supports DICOM. - http://www.chili-radiology.com/ - DICOM software - Central Test Node - Mallinkrodt: - http://wuerlim.wustl.edu/ Electronic Radiology Laboratory - ftp://wuerlim.wustl.edu/pub/dicom - DICOM software - Central Test Node - Oldenburg from OFFIS ( DCMTK) - http://dicom.offis.de/dcmtk - ftp://dicom.offis.de/pub/dicom/offis/software/ - See also DICOM software - Softcopy Presentation State Demonstration - DICOM software - CardioVista: DICOM Cine-angiogram (CD-R) ViewStar PC (Windows). - http://www.charrua.com/ingenio/cardiovista/indexen.htm (English) - http://www.charrua.com/ingenio/cardiovista/index.htm (Spanish) - DICOM software - ComView: DICOM Cine-angiogram (CD-R) ViewStar PC (Windows). - www.comview.com/ - DICOM software - Dejarnette AN/API tookit DICOM Toolkit in C for Unix, Windows, OS/2 and MacOS 7. - http://www.dejarnette.com/ - http://www.dejarnette.com/main/PACSware.asp#ANAPI - DICOM software - Dicomlib tookit and utilities from Trevor Morgan at Sunnybrook DICOM Toolkit and Utilities for Windows and Unix in C++. - http://dicomlib.swri.ca/ - DICOM software - DicomWorks: DICOM view, export, make CD (Windows). - www.dicomworks.com/ - DICOM software - Dimplx: ActiveX software to load DICOM images. - http://www.planar.com/ Planar (formerly Dome) - http://www.planar.com/Environments/HealthCare/medical_imaging/productLayout_8_5626_939.cfm - DICOM software - eFilm: Software to receive, read and display DICOM images. Also handles media - http://www.efilm.net/ - DICOM software - EncoMate: Software to receive,read and display DICOM images. - http://www.encomate.com.tw/ Electronic Business Machines, Taiwan. - DICOM Software - Escape: QuickTime-based DICOM Viewer and 4th Dimension RDBMS support for Mac and Windows - http://www.escape.gr/dicom/. - DICOM Software - Etiam DICOM Eye store SCU/SCP,QR SCU,read/save,view http://www.etiam.com/amediem.htm - DICOM software - EViewBox: Java application to read and display DICOM images. - http://www.derhy.com/DICOM/ - http://wwwusers.imaginet.fr/~sderhy/EViewBox.html - DICOM software - FP Image: DICOM Cine-angiogram Viewer (with AVI export) and File Browser (Windows). - www.fpimage.com/ - DICOM software - free PACS solutions or components - See DICOM software - Central Test Node - Mallinkrodt (Unix, Linux) - See DICOM software - Central Test Node - Oldenburg (Unix, Linux, NT) - See DICOM software - IntelePACS WebLite (Linux) - See DICOM software - JDicom (any Java platform) - See DICOM software - Tiani Image Archive Application - http://sourceforge.net/projects/cdmedicpacsweb Linux-based PACS - http://www.xs4all.nl/~ingenium/dicom.html Conquest DICOM Software - UCDMC-based server - http://www.freepacs.com/ A site for discussion of free PACS, and a demonstration - DICOM software - GMATEK: - DICOM Software Development Kit, Communication Services Platform, Archive, RIS - http://perso.wanadoo.fr/gmatek/ - DICOM software - George Grevera's DICOM to PGM and TIFF convertor: - http://www.rad.upenn.edu/~grevera/images/dicom2pgm.html - DICOM software - IDL Reader: Software to read DICOM images into the IDL image processing program. - http://www.floating.co.uk/idl/dicom.html Floating Point Systems UK Ltd. - DICOM software - Imread Java DICOM Viewer: - http://www.uchsc.edu/sm/neuroimaging/download/imread/imread1.htm - DICOM software - IntelePACS WebLite: Intelerad Linux-based software to receive DICOM images and distribute via Web (also have commercial software-only Linux-based PACS). - http://www.intelerad.com/cgi-bin/download/filelist.cgi - DICOM software - iRad Mac OS X DICOM Viewer: - http://irad.sourceforge.net/ - DICOM software - InviWeb DicomWorks: - http://www.inviweb.com/ - http://www.dicomworks.com/ - DICOM software - JDCM Java DICOM Toolkit: Java DICOM Toolkit (free, network, file, RLE). - http://www.geocities.com/gigiobb/ - DICOM software - JDicom Java DICOM tools from Tiani: - http://www.tiani.com/JDicom/ - DICOM software - JiveX Java Image Distribution and Viewing from Visus: - http://www.visus-tt.com/en/index.html - DICOM software - Laurel Bridge DICOM Toolkit (Java, C++) : DICOM Connectivity Framework Laurel Bridge Software, Inc. Mr. Doug Bennett 409 White Clay Center Drive Newark, DE 19711 USA Telephone: 302-453-8947 Fax: 302-453-9480 Web: http://www.laurelbridge.com/ - DICOM software - Lead Tools Medical Imagine Engine and Suite: LEAD Technologies, Inc. 1201 Greenwood Cliff, Suite 400 Charlotte, NC 28204 USA Telephone: 704-332-5532 E-mail: sales@leadtools.com Web: http://www.leadtools.com/ (under Medical) - DICOM software - MacAngioView DICOM Cine-angiogram Viewer (Mac): DICOM angio (CD-R) file viewer for MacOs by Will Lapointe. - http://home.attbi.com/~wlapointe/ - DICOM software - Madena DICOM image viewing, processing and fusion (Mac): - MacOS 9 and X. - Also supports Analyze and TIFF and can export QuickTime. - Linear and non-linear transformation. - Rescaling, rotation and multi-modality fusion. - ROI measurement. - Isodensity tinting and contouring. - http://radonc.usc.edu/USCRadOnc/Madena/Madena.html - DICOM software - Marianne Goeltl-Schuberth's DicomEdit viewer and dataset editor (Windows) - http://www.mhgs.onlinehome.de/dicom/ - DICOM software - Medasys: DICOM network client/server and viewer for Windows NT. - http://www.medasys-digital-systems.fr/medical/dxwin.html - DICOM software - Medical Connections DICOMObjects ActiveX Library: DICOM ActiveX (Windows) library including viewer, network and file services. - http://www.medicalconnections.co.uk - DICOM software - MedicView Windows Nuclear Medicine acquisiton and processing software MedicView supports files of type InterFile, DICOM, Acr/Nema, Analyze, Gif98, INW(RUG), ECAT/Matrix and PIP, for image data from NM, MR, CT, US and other imaging modalities. It includes functions rotation, flip, filter, zoom, movie, editing and creating color palettes, file (study) information, add images, move or delete images from file, tile/cascade of image files in several window maps, export image to BMP or JPEG. Native format of MedicView is InterFile. - http://www.medicimaging.com/ - DICOM software - Mediface: DICOM viewing (PiView) and server (Spectra) applications. - http://www.mediface.com/ - DICOM software - Medx: DICOM dump utility. - http://topaz.sensor.com/links/mg/props/dicom - DICOM software - MRIConvert: MRIConvert converts DICOM files to SPM99/Analyze, BrainVoyager, and MetaImage volume formats. It runs on Windows 2k. Written by Jolinda Smith at the Lewis Center for Neuroimaging at the University of Oregon. - http://lcni.uoregon.edu/~jolinda/MRIConvert.html - DICOM software - RAIM: Java DICOM Image Viewer. - http://www.cspt.es/webcspt/udiat/labimg/labimg.htm - DICOM software - PixelMed Java DICOM Toolkit: Java DICOM Toolkit and Image Viewer (pure Java, with source code, free). - http://www.pixelmed.com/index.html#PixelMedJavaDICOMToolkit - DICOM software - reViewMD: Pocket PC DICOM Image Viewer. - http://www.digisoftdirect.com/Products/reviewmd.html - DICOM software - Sanders: ViewPlus DICOM Cine-angiogram (CD-R) Viewer (Windows). Also QCAPlus and QLVAPlus for quantitative analysis. - http://www.sandersdata.com/ - DICOM software - Sante Viewer and Anonymizer: - http://users.forthnet.gr/ath/mkanell/ - DICOM software - S&eacute;bastien Barr&eacute;'s dicom2 convertor/viewer: dicom2 is a simple command-line driven program which allows you to convert images from the DICOM file format to various other formats, while optionally performing some rudimentary image processing tasks: - reads non-encapsulated syntax of DICOM file, or raw data-sets (ACR/NEMA). - converts to BMP, TARGA, raw, text, DICOM. - renames destination files using user-defined pattern based on DICOM tags (ex: image time, number, acquisition, patient name, rank of the file, etc.). - accumulates set of files into one image (to generate masks). - implements some image processing functions: masking, cropping, halving, flipping, windowing. - http://dicom2.barre.nom.fr/ Software - http://medical.barre.nom.fr/samples/ DICOM image samples - S&eacute;bastien Barr&eacute; - DICOM software - Skyline Delphi DICOM Toolkit: Delphi DICOM Toolkit. - http://www.imagelib.com/ - DICOM software - Softcopy Presentation State Demonstration: Software to receive, read and apply presentation states (Supplement 33) to displayed DICOM images. - http://dicom.offis.de/dscope - ftp://dicom.offis.de/pub/dicom/offis/software/dscope/ - DICOM software - Softlink Java DICOM Toolkit: Java DICOM Toolkit, Worklist Gateway. - http://www.softlink.be/ - DICOM software - Tag Viewer for Windows from Colin Rhodes DICOM Tag Viewer for Windows. - http://www.geocities.com/SiliconValley/Chip/3967/dicom.htm - DICOM software - Tiani Java Image Archive Application: Java source code toolkit and archive implementation. - http://sourceforge.net/projects/dcm4che/ - DICOM software - Tomovision PC viewing and analysis: Slice-o-matic viewing and analysis; TomoVision free viewer; GE-DAT media extraction on PC. - http://www.tomovision.com/ - DICOM software - TrueView DICOM Viewer and Delphi Component: - http://www.truevcl.com/ - DICOM software - UC Davis Medical Center: Binary libraries for Unix(various) and Windows/NT, written in C++, well documented, no royalties, supports Storage,Query/Retrieve for most objects. - http://imrad.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/ - DICOM software - UniPACS: Various free and commercial DICOM and PACS related tools and services, including a free DICOM Viewer and Ping utility, as well as a free (after registration) network server for sharing images. - http://www.unipacs.com/ - DICOM software - University Hospital Graz PACSview: - http://www-ang.kfunigraz.ac.at/~zeilinge/pacsview/PACSview.html - DICOM software - XMedCon DICOM PET (and other format) convertor/viewer Command line and X Windows GUI conversion between Dicom, Acr/Nema 2.0, InterFile 3.3, Analyze (SPM) and ECAT 6.4 PET formats. - http://xmedcon.sourceforge.net/ - http://petaxp.rug.ac.be/~nolf/welcome.html#CONVERSION - DICOM software - YourDICOM: C++ and C# Toolkits, Workflow and Network Manager. - http://www.yourdicom.net/ - DICOM software - Z Medical Java DICOM PACS, Remote Viewer, Query Client - http://www.zmed.com/ - DICOM Standard Publisher See NEMA. - DICOM Standard Status - http://www.dclunie.com/dicom-status/status.html - DICOM Structured Report samples: - ftp://dicom.offis.de/pub/dicom/offis/software/dscope/srdoc102.zip - DICOM Technology Transfer - Foresight Foresight Science and Technology. http http://www.seeport.com/ - DICOM Test and Validation Services - Merge Technologies Inc - Medigration GmbH - Aycan Digitalsysteme GmbH - Lake Griffin DICOM Training and Consulting (Europe) - DICOM Test and Validation Tools - dicom3tools - offline information object and attribute validation - See also dicom3tools - http://www.dclunie.com/dicom3tools.html - PixelMed Java DICOM Toolkit - contains XML and XSLT based validator (command-line and within viewer) - See also DICOM software - PixelMed Java DICOM Toolkit - Agfa DICOM Validation Tool - script driven protocol simulator - http://medical.agfa.com/dicom/advt.html - Integrating the Healthcare Enterprise (IHE) test tools - MESA test tools - Commercial Test and Validation Tools - Medigration GmbH - DICOM toolkits: - dicom3tools - DICOM software - AccuSoft Image Libraries - DICOM software - CareOn Java DICOM Toolkit (DICOMIX) - DICOM software - Central Test Node - Oldenburg - DICOM software - Central Test Node - Mallinkrodt - DICOM software - Dejarnette - DICOM software - Dicomlib - DICOM software - DimplX - DICOM software - JDCM Java DICOM Toolkit Free pure Java toolkit - DICOM software - JDicom Java DICOM tools from Tiani - DICOM software - Laurel Bridge - DICOM software - Lead Tools - DICOM software - PixelMed Java DICOM Toolkit Free pure Java tools with source code - DICOM software - Softlink Java DICOM Toolkit - DICOM software - YourDICOM - Merge Technologies Inc - Multi Tech - DICOM Training: See DICOM Education - DICOM tutorial - Endoscopy: AGSE/DDW 96 Demonstration tutorial - http://www.asge.org/dicom/asgdintr.html - DICOM Registered Organization Number for a DICOM UID Root: See UID - Getting a Registered Organization Number for a DICOM UID Root - DICOM Ultrasound/Echocardiography - ICMIT: - International Consortium for Medical Imaging Technology - MIT site: - http://icmit.mit.edu/ - Patrick McCormick - Imperial College site: - http://dominica.ee.ic.ac.uk/ICMIT/ICMIT.html - Stefan Claesen - DICOM Viewers - See DICOM File Convertors and Viewers - DICOM to web gateways - commercial: Medweb. 667 Folsom Street San Fransisco CA 94107 phone 1-800-8MEDWEB phone 415-541-9980 fax 415-541-9984 http http://www.medweb.net/ Passport Technologies. 86 Orchard Street Hackensack NJ 07601 phone 201-487-5885 fax 201-487-7455 ALI Web Server - See ALI GMD WebMed. http http://www.gmd-koeln.de/ Medical Communications GmbH. http http://www.medicalcommunications.com/ - DICOM to web gateways - on the network: - Analogic - http://rgssup.analogic.com/alpha2 DICOM gateway - Both GIF and DICOM images (Content-Type: image/dicom3) available - Richard Smillie - Indiana University Radiology - http://foyt.indyrad.iupui.edu/medres/iurad2.html Sample gateway - Only JPEG translations of DICOM images available - ftp://foyt.indyrad.iupui.edu/pub Implementation - Grover Browning - DICOM Waveform samples: - http://www.excel-medical.com/Waveform.htm - DICOM Working Groups and minutes: - http://medical.nema.org/dicom/geninfo/dicomwgs.doc - http://medical.nema.org/dicom/minutes/ minutes - http://medical.nema.org/dicom/geninfo/ procedures - DVS Consulting DICOM Training and Consulting: Donald E. Van Syckle DVS Consulting, LLC 13540 W. Sunburst Ln New Berlin WI, 53151 Ph: (262) 641-6400 Fx: (262) 641-6401 http://www.dvsconsult.com - Integrating the Healthcare Enterprise (IHE) demonstration - Home page - Current technical framework - Integration profiles - Archive of previous documents - http://wuerlim.wustl.edu/mesa/MESA test tools - Lake Griffin DICOM Training and Consulting (Europe): Lake Griffin Ltd. Marco Demarmels Bisikonerstrasse 42 CH-8308 Illnau Switzerland phone +41-52-346-0300 mobil +41-79-425-5440 fax +41-52-346-0301 - Laufenberg Consulting DICOM Consulting Derek Laufenberg Milwaukee, Wisconsin - LinoMedHiPaxLinoMed PACS and free DICOM viewer for Windows 95/NT http://www.linomed.de/ - Logisys DICOM Consulting (USA): Logisys, Inc. Dee Csipo 4513 Carroll Manor Road Baldwin, Maryland 21013 phone 410-592-7550 fax 410-592-2717 - MATLAB - Reading DICOM Images - http://www.mathworks.com/access/helpdesk/help/toolbox/images/dicomread.shtml#276803 read image - http://www.mathworks.com/access/helpdesk/help/toolbox/images/dicominfo.shtml#276773 read metadata - Medigration GmbH DICOM Training, Consulting, Validation and Software Development http://www.medigration.de/ Medigration GmbH Am Weichselgarten 7 D-91058 Erlangen Germany phone +49 (9131) 691460 fax +49 (9131) 691462 - Merge Technologies Inc DICOM Solutions,Testing,Training,Consulting http://www.merge.com/ Merge Technologies Inc. 1126 S. 70th St, Suite N508B Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53214-34151 phone 414-475-4300 fax 414-475-3940 Merge Technologies Europe. Molvense Erven 69 5672 HJ Nuenen The Netherlands phone +31-40-838-948 fax +31-40-832-975 - MultiTech DICOM Solutions, Consulting, Toolkits, Training and HIS Interface MultiTech Solutions Inc. phone (804)674-7383 fax (804)674-0188 http://www.mulsol.com - NEMA - DICOM standard publishers NEMA 1300 North 17th Street, Suite 1847 Rosslyn VA 22209 phone 703-841-3200 http://medical.nema.org/ phone 703-841-3285 Howard Clark, Staff Executive fax 703-841-3385 phone 703-841-3200 NEMA Publication Sales phone 800-854-7179 Global Engineering Documents (Official Publishers of the Standard) See the NEMA webpage for hotel information: http://www.nema.org/general/lodging.html - Netscape ACR/NEMA Plugin - http://www.charite.de/rv/str/dr/dienst/plugin.html for 32-bit/Windows - Osiris - see Papyrus and Osiris. - Otech Inc. DICOM News, Education and Consulting: Herman Oosterwijk 6741 Grant Lane Plano TX 75024 phone 972-618-4167 fax 972-491-7179 http://www.otechimg.com - Pulse Consulting DICOM Consulting: Jim Connors 1700 17th St NW Suite 408 Washington DC, 20009 phone 202.332.0066 fax 202.332.0066 - RuboMed DICOM viewer for Windows 95/NT http://www.rubomed.com/ - SNOMED Systematized Nomenclature - http://snomed.org/ - Structured Reporting Resources - http://medical.nema.org/dicom/srag.html NEMA 2000 SR workshop presentations - ftp://medical.nema.org/SRWorkshopJune0801/ NEMA 2001 SR Implementers' workshop presentations - http://www.structuredreporting.com Overview and resource list - DICOM Publications - Structured Reporting DICOM SR book from Pixelmed Publishing - UID - Getting a Registered Organization Number for a DICOM UID Root: (See also UID) ISO Member body list can be found at http://http://www.iso.ch/addresse/address.html - ANSI - in US: http://web.ansi.org/public/services/reg_org.html Official ANSI page on the subject. See also: http://cell-relay.indiana.edu/cell-relay/FAQ/nsap/fact.html numeric identifier (needed for DICOM) costs $1000 NB. Even if one is a US-based company one does NOT have to get one's identifier from ANSI ... one of the free solutions below works just fine. - BAKOM - in Switzerland: Bundesamt fuer Kommunikation BAKOM phone +41 (32) 28 5576 fax +41 (32) 28 5528 numeric identifier costs DM 500 - COSIRA - in Canada: COSIRA - Canadian Open Systems Interconnection Registration Authority phone: 819-956-4848 fax: 819-956-3050 web: http://www.pwgsc.gc.ca/cosira/text/registration-e.html NumberForm object identifier costs $500 Canadian NameForm object identifier costs another $500 Canadian - DIN - in Germany: Deutsche Industrie Norm DIN CERTCO Division Frau Krenz in Berlin-Tiergarten Burggrafenstr. 6 10787 Berlin phone +49 (30) 2601 2953 fax +49 (30) 2601 1610 numeric identifier costs DM 500 (?550) "Antrag auf Vergabe einer Registrierungskennzahl (REG) fuer Informationsobjekte nach E DIN 66 334" - in UK: UK registered companies already have a registration number, and appending this to "1.2.826.0.n" gives a unique root, where n depends on where in the UK one is: If the company registration number is XYZ, then the UID root is - "1.2.826.0.1.XYZ" - England and Wales - "1.2.826.0.2.XYZ" - Scotland - "1.2.826.0.3.XYZ" - Northern Ireland - Free (anywhere): Dave Harvey (in the UK) has kindly offered to sub-delegate ranges of his own root to anyone who needs one. See his web page at: http://www.medicalconnections.co.uk/html/free_uid.html - Free (anywhere): To use SNMP one needs an Enterpise UID assigned by IANA, which is free and may also be used for any other purpose that requires a UID root. - http://www.isi.edu/cgi-bin/iana/enterprise.pl to register - http://www.iana.org/assignments/enterprise-numbers to see the registry You use the assigned enterpise number as xxxx in "1.3.6.1.4.1.xxxx" - UMAB Image Net Windows DICOM File Viewer (free) - http://anchorage.umaryland.edu/imagenet.html 8. Acknowledgements Thanks to the many people for contributions, general help, interesting postings or mail whose contents have found there way in here, or just plain old moral support. They used to be listed by name and email address here, but the list was getting so long and difficult to update that it got out of hand and has been retired ! The next part is index by keyword.