C.6.1.1.2 Patient Level

Table C.6-1 defines the Attributes at the Patient Query/Retrieve level of the Patient Root Query/Retrieve Information Model.

Notes: 1. A description of the attributes of this Information Model is contained in Section C.3 of this part.

2. Although the Patient ID may not be globally unique, the Study Instance UID is globally unique ensuring that no two studies may be misidentified.

Table C.6-1 PATIENT LEVEL ATTRIBUTES FOR THE PATIENT ROOT QUERY/RETRIEVE INFORMATION MODEL

Description Tag Type
Patient’s Name (0010,0010) R
Patient ID (0010,0020) U
Issuer of Patient ID (0010,0021) O
Referenced Patient Sequence (0008,1120) O
>Referenced SOP Class UID (0008,1150) O
>Referenced SOP Instance UID (0008,1155) O
Patient’s Birth Date (0010,0030) O
Patient’s Birth Time (0010,0032) O
Patient’s Sex (0010,0040) O
Other Patient Ids (0010,1000) O
Other Patient Names (0010,1001) O
Ethnic Group (0010,2160) O
Patient Comments (0010,4000) O
Number of Patient Related Studies (0020,1200) O
Number of Patient Related Series (0020,1202) O
Number of Patient Related Instances (0020,1204) O
All other Attributes at Patient Level O