Query based on ID for DICOM Objects (QIDO) enables you to search for studies, series and instances by patient ID, and receive their unique identifiers for further usage (i.e., to retrieve their rendered representations). More detail can be found in PS3.18 6.7.

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Methods

Following are a list of methods accepted by a QIDO service.

GET /studies?…

  • Look up studies (i.e., for a particular patient)

GET /studies/{studyUID}/series?…

  • Look up series in a study

GET /series?…

  • Look up series (i.e., for a particular patient)

GET /studies/{studyUID}/series/{seriesUID}/instances?…

  • Look up instances for a study/series

GET /studies/{studyUID}/instances?…

  • Look up instances by study

GET /instances?…

  • Look up instances