Inobitec DICOM Viewer

17.2. DICOM Tag Viewer Window

You can open the DICOM Tag Viewer window from the Study List (see Section 1.4) and Image Viewer (see Section 2.29) windows.

The DICOM Tag Viewer window is shown in Fig. 17.1.

17.2.1 Toolbar

The toolbar is placed in the upper part of the window (Fig. 17.2).


17.2.2 Tag Tree

The tag tree is placed under the toolbar. If several tags belong to the same group, the group is unfolded and the tags are shown. Groups can be nested, one inside another. To unfold a group, click + on its left; to collapse a group, click -. To unfold all the groups, click the Show All button on the toolbar; to collapse all the groups, click Collapse All; to unfold only second level groups, click the Best View button. To copy the value from the element field, select it with the left mouse button and click Copy on the toolbar, or else choose Copy on the context menu.

17.2.3 Search

To open the search bar, click the Search button on the toolbar. The search bar will be displayed at the bottom of the window. To close the search bar, click the cross on the right or the Search button.

You can perform search by any data contained in the element. To perform search, enter the text you need to find in the Search field. The elements with fully or partially matching values will be highlighted in green; the first element found will be highlighted in orange. If no matches are found, the text entered will turn red. The number of the element chosen and the total quantity of the elements found is displayed on the right. To go to the next element found, click the Next button; to go to the previous element, click the Previous button. To perform case sensitive search, check the Match Case box. To highlight all the values found, check the Highlight All box (it is checked by default).