C.17.1 SR Document Series Module

Table C.17-1 defines the Attributes of the SR Document Series. A Series of SR Documents may contain any number of SR Documents.

Note: Series of SR Documents are separate from Series of Images or other Composite SOP Instances. SR Documents do not reside in a Series of Images or other Composite SOP Instances.

Table C.17-1SR DOCUMENT SERIES MODULE ATTRIBUTES

Attribute Name Tag Type Attribute Description
Modality (0008,0060) 1 Modality type. Enumerated Value: SR = SR Document
Series Instance UID (0020,000E) 1 Unique identifier of the Series. Note: No SR-specific semantics are specified.
Series Number (0020,0011) 1 A number that identifies the Series. Note: No SR-specific semantics are specified.
Series Date (0008,0021) 3 Date the Series started.
Series Time (0008,0031) 3 Time the Series started.
Series Description (0008,103E) 3 Description of the Series
Series Description Code Sequence (0008,103F) 3 A coded description of the Series. Only a single Item is permitted in this sequence.
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Referenced Performed Procedure Step Sequence (0008,1111) 2 Uniquely identifies the Performed Procedure Step SOP Instance for which the Series is created. Zero or one item shall be included in this sequence. Notes: 1. The Performed Procedure Step referred to by this Attribute is the Step during which this Document is generated. 2. If this Document is generated during the same Modality or General Purpose Performed Procedure Step as the evidence in the current interpretation procedure, this attribute may contain reference to that Modality or General Purpose Performed Procedure Step. 3. This Attribute is not used to convey reference to the evidence in the current interpretation procedure. See Current Requested Procedure Evidence Sequence (0040,A375). 4. This Sequence may be sent zero length if the Performed Procedure Step is unknown.
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