4 Symbols and abbreviations

The following symbols and abbreviations are used in this Part of the Standard.

Mammography CAD Computer-Aided Detection and/or Computer-Aided Diagnosis for Mammography

Chest CAD Computer-Aided Detection and/or Computer-Aided Diagnosis for chest radiography

Colon CAD Computer-Aided Detection and/or Computer-Aided Diagnosis for colon radiography

ACR American College of Radiology

ASE American Society of Echocardiography

CAP College of American Pathologists

DCMR DICOM Content Mapping Resource

NEMA National Electrical Manufacturers Association

RECIST Response Evaluation Criteria In Solid Tumors

SNOMED Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine

UCUM Unified Code for Units of Measure

WHO World Health Organization

EV Enumerated Value

DT Defined Term

CNAME Context Group Name

TNAME Template Name

BCID Baseline Context Group ID

DCID Defined Context Group ID

ECID Enumerated Context Group ID

BTID Baseline Template ID

DTID Defined Template ID

ETID Enumerated Template ID

The following upper-case abbreviations represent specific Attributes:

CV Code Value (0008,0100)

CSD Coding Scheme Designator (0008,0102)

CM Code Meaning (0008,0104)

CSV Coding Scheme Version (0008,0103)