Section 5 Conventions

Word(s) are capitalized in this document (not headings) to help the reader understand that these word(s) have been previously defined in Section 3 of this document and are to be interpreted with that meaning.

The Data Element Tag is represented as (gggg,eeee), where gggg equates to the Group Number and eeee equates to the Element Number within that Group. The Data Element Tag is represented in hexadecimal notation as specified for each Data Element in PS 3.6.

The notation XXXXH, where XXXX is one or more hexadecimal digits, and “H” is used to signify a hexadecimal number.