4. Symbols and Abbreviations

The following symbols and abbreviations are used in PS 3.14.

ACR American College of Radiology

ANSI American National Standards Institute

CEN TC251 Comite' Europeen de Normalisation - Technical Committee 251 - Medical Informatics

DICOM Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine

HL7 Health Level 7

IEEE Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers

ISO International Standards Organization

JIRA Japan Industries Association of Radiological Systems

NEMA National Electrical Manufacturers Association