C.8.24.1 Enhanced US Series Module

Table C.8.24.1-1 specifies attributes for the Enhanced US Series Module, including specialization of attributes in the General Series Module for use in the Enhanced US Series Module.

Table C.8.24.1-1ENHANCED US SERIES MODULE ATTRIBUTES

Attribute Name Tag Type Attribute Description
Modality (0008,0060) 1 Type of equipment that originally acquired the data used to create the images in this Series. Enumerated Values: US IVUS See section C.7.3.1.1.1 for further explanation.
Referenced Performed Procedure Step Sequence (0008,1111) 1C Uniquely identifies the Performed Procedure Step SOP Instance to which the Series is related (e.g. a Modality or General-Purpose Performed Procedure Step SOP Instance). Only a single Item shall be included in this sequence. Required if the Modality Performed Procedure Step SOP Class or General Purpose Performed Procedure Step SOP Class is supported.
>Include ‘SOP Instance Reference Macro' Table 10-11
Performed Protocol Code Sequence (0040,0260) 1C Sequence describing a Protocol being followed for this Procedure Step. Only a single Item shall be included in this sequence. Required if a Protocol is controlling the creation of this Series. May be present otherwise.
>Include ‘Code Sequence Macro’ Table 8.8-1 Baseline Context ID 12001
>Protocol Context Sequence (0040,0440) 3 Sequence that specifies the context for the Performed Protocol Code Sequence Item. One or more items are permitted in this sequence.
>>Include ‘Content Item Macro’ Table 10-2 No Baseline Template is defined.
>>Content Item Modifier Sequence (0040,0441) 3 Sequence that specifies modifiers for a Protocol Context Content Item. One or more items are permitted in this sequence. See Section C.4.10.1.
>>>Include ‘Content Item Macro’ Table 10-2 No Baseline Template is defined.
Performed Protocol Type (0040,0261) 1C Type of protocol performed. Enumerated Values: STAGED NON_STAGED Required if Performed Protocol Code Sequence (0040,0260) is present.