Reference Links

The following links contain useful introductions, tutorials and references for DICOM questions:

DICOM Standard References

  • DICOM Standard - http://dicom.nema.org/standard.html - This link contains the current, official documents. They can be downloaded or read online as web pages.
  • DICOM Browser - https://dicom.innolitics.com/ - This link is a useful website for browsing the various DICOM information objects.

DICOM Tutorials

  • DICOM Tutorial - http://dicomiseasy.blogspot.com/p/introduction-to-dicom.html - Multi-chapter tutorial covering some of the most common DICOM questions.
  • DICOM User Group - https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/comp.protocols.dicom - Active user group for DICOM related questions and discussions.

DICOM Toolkits

  • DCM4CHEE - http://www.dcm4che.org/ - Open Source Java DICOM toolkit.
  • DCMTK - http://dicom.offis.de/dcmtk.php.en - C++ DICOM toolkit.
  • Grassroots DICOM - https://sourceforge.net/projects/gdcm/ - C++ with various bindings DICOM toolkit.
  • Merge - http://www.merge.com/Solutions/Toolkits/Merge-DICOM-Toolkit.aspx - Commercial DICOM toolkit in multiple languages.
  • Pixelmed Publishing - http://www.pixelmed.com/dicomtoolkit.html - Open Source Java DICOM toolkit.
  • Pydicom - https://github.com/pydicom - Python modules for handling dicom files and network protocols