Hi - when people imprt x-rays to the patient's clinical file, are you fnding it's better to import ans a DICOM image or a jpeg? Thanks

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Louise Bruce-Smith

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Andrew, Community Manager

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Hi Louise

Our belief is that as far as image quality is concerned, the image inside a DICOM is essentially the same as a JPEG.  

Without going into specifics, the DICOM format does hold additional data (metadata) compared to a JPEG, so you may wish to research it a bit further to see if this is something you might use when making your decision.