WordPress 5.0 and 5.1

This is a new post created with WordPress 5.1 “Betty” and the DICOM Support plugin 0.7.2 (sorry I missed WordPress 5.0 “Bebo”). For now, you cannot add dicom views with the new ‘image’ or ‘gallery’ blocks, you need to use a ‘classic’ block and then choose the ‘add media’ button.

DICOM Support plugin v0.7.0

This release is a big re-write of the plugin to allow for a real full screen option and take advantage of the latest features of DWV 0.25.2 such as the ability to load DICOMDIR files (*.dcmdir). I’ll post more about this later. The other new feature is the setting of a user window/level preset from […]

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 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…