Tag: Conformance

Conformance Statement


A conformance statement is a detailed description, in a specific format (as defined in Part 2 of DICOM) of the DICOM-specific features of a particular product. Amongst other things, it describes: The SOP classes and transfer syntaxes supported What “real-world” activity triggers or is triggered by what network operations Character sets supported Most of the content of a conformance statement relates to which parts of DICOM an application chooses to support, and how these are activated in the “real-world”, so conformance statements can only apply to complete applications, not toolkits, as a generic conformance statement written for “DicomObjects” would not be appropriate for any products written using it.

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