FFF.2.1.5.3.5 XA/XRF Frame Pixel Data Properties Macro Recommendations

The usage of this macro is recommended to specify the Imager Pixel Spacing.

When the field of view characteristics change across the multi-frame image, this macro is encoded on a per-frame basis.

Table FFF.2.1-45 XA/XRF FRAME PIXEL DATA PROPERTIES MACRO Recommendations

Attribute Name Tag Comment
Frame Pixel Data Properties Sequence (0028,9443)
>Imager Pixel Spacing (0018,1164) Applicable regardless the type of receptor.

In case of image intensifier, the Imager Pixel Spacing (0018,1164) may be non-uniform due to the pincushion distortion, and this attribute corresponds to a manufacturer-defined value (e.g., average, or value at the center of the image).