DICOM Support plugin v0.5.0

This new version of the plugin bundles the latest version of the DWV viewer (v0.17.0) which brings bug fixes and improvements. If you are curious, here is the full list. Among them, maybe the most visible is the new double click on the image when in scroll mode that will trigger a ‘play’ of the data either of all slices or all frames.

On the side of the plugin, based on users request, I added a ‘Full screen’ link just below the image to launch the viewer on its own page. This version launches the ‘simplistic’ viewer for dependency reasons. Other viewer are available, see the DWV demo page. They could be integrated in the future… Just ask on the plugin support page!

Data Encoding

The DICOM standard allows to save the image data using different data encoding. It is called the Transfer Syntax. The basic is no encoding, meaning the file contains the raw pixel values. But it can also be JPEG, JPEG Lossless, JPEG 2000…

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