V.6.1.3 Conformance Requirements

An implementation may conform to the Product Characteristics Query SOP Class as an SCU or an SCP. The Conformance Statement shall be in the format defined in PS 3.2.

V.6.1.3.1 SCU Conformance

An implementation that conforms to the Product Characteristics Query SOP Class shall support queries against the Information Model described in Section V.6.1.2 using the baseline C-FIND SCU Behavior described in Section V.4.1.2.

An implementation that conforms to the Product Characteristics Query SOP Class as an SCU shall state in its Conformance Statement the Return Key Attributes it requests, and how those Attributes are used in the application.

An implementation that conforms to the Product Characteristics Query SOP Class as an SCU shall state in its Conformance Statement how it makes use of Specific Character Set (0008,0005) when encoding queries and interpreting responses.

V.6.1.3.2 SCP Conformance

An implementation that conforms to the Product Characteristics Query SOP Class shall support queries against the Product Characteristics Query Information Model described in Section V.6.1.2 using the C-FIND SCP Behavior described in Section V.4.1.3.

An implementation that conforms to the Product Characteristics Query SOP Class as an SCP shall state in its Conformance Statement the Return Key Attributes that it supports.

An implementation that conforms to the Product Characteristics Query SOP Class as an SCP shall state in its Conformance Statement how it makes use of Specific Character Set (0008,0005) when encoding responses.