Consistent Presentation of Images
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Consistent Presentation of Images (CPI) maintains consistent intensity and image transformations between different hardcopy and softcopy devices.
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Consistent Presentation of Images maintains the consistency of presentation for grayscale images and their presentation state information (including user an notations, shutters, flip/rotate, display area, and zoom). It also defines a standard contrast curve, the Grayscale Standard Display Function, against which different types of display and hardcopy output devices can be calibrated. Thus it supports hardcopy, softcopy and mixed environments.
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The systems included in this profile are hospital-wide and radiology-department image rendering systems such as:
- Review or diagnostic image softcopy display stations (stand-alone or integrated with a HIS, RIS or PACS)
- Image management and archiving systems (PACS)
- Hardcopy image producing systems on various media such as film or paper
- Acquisition modalities
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- Reporting Workflow [RWF] may use Evidence Documents as inputs to the reporting process.
- Simple Image & Numeric Reports [SINR] may include data copied from Evidence Documents.
- Cross-enterprise Document Sharing for Imaging [XDS-I] can be used to share Evidence Documents between sites over a network.
- Portable Data for Imaging [PDI] can store Evidence Documents on media such as CDs.
- Import Reconciliation Workflow [IRWF] can fix patient ids, etc. of Evidence Documents when importing.
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