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PACS and Imaging Informatics: Basic Principles and Applications, Second Edition by H. K. Huang, D.Sc., FRCR, FAIMBE

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LIST OF ACRONYMS

1-Done-dimensional
2-Dtwo-dimensional
3-Dthree-dimensional
4-Dfour-dimensional
A/Danalog to digital converter
A & Eambulatory and emergency
ABFAir Blown Fiber
ACCAmbulatory Care Center
ACGMEAccreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education
ACRAmerican College of Radiology
ACR BIRADSAmerican College of Radiology Beast Imaging Reporting and Data System Atlas
ACR-NEMAAmerican College of Radiology–National Electric Manufacturer’s Association
ADMan acquisition and display module
ADTadmission, discharge, transfer
AEapplication entities
AFBUSvolumetric (3D) automated full breast ultrasound
AFPalpha-fetal protein—a tumor marker
AIHacute intracranial hemorrhage
ALaluminum
AMPamplifier
AMSAcquisition Modality Standards Institute
AMSautomatic monitoring system
ANLArgon National Laboratory
ANOVAAnalysis of Variance
ANSIAmerican National Standards Institute
AP or PAAnterior-Posterior, Access Point
APIapplication Program Interface
APSantepartum care summary
ARIaccess to radiology information
ASCIIAmerican Standard Code for Information Interchange
ASI NATOAdvanced Study Institute
ASICApplication-Specific Integrated Circuit
ASPactive server pages
ASPapplication services provider
ATAcceptance Testing
ATLactive template library
ATMasynchronous transfer mode
ATNAaudit trail and node authentication
Azarea under the ROC curve
BAAbone age assessment
BPPbit per pixel
BDFBuilding Distribution Center
BGOBismuth Germanate X-ray detector
BIDGBreast imaging data grid
BISBispectral Index ...

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