L.4.2 Medium Format

The STD-DTL-SEC-ZIP-MAIL application profile shall use the ZIP File Media interchanged using the Email Media format as defined in PS3.12. This Email media shall comply with the following requirements:

  1. The content shall be identified as: Content-Type: application/zip

  2. The attachment shall be identified as: id="DICOM.ZIP"; name="DICOM.ZIP"

  3. The disposition shall be: Content-Disposition: attachment; filename="DICOM.ZIP"

  4. The email shall not be compressed.

  5. The subject line shall contain the phrase: DICOM-ZIP

Note: An additional content type, file extension and file name may be defined by the Standard in the future to accomodate a DICOM specific zip file.