Many Purview Image users have questions about DICOM images, including:
- Can DICOM files be compressed?
- Are DICOM files large?
- Why are DICOM files so large?
- Can you email a DICOM file?
- Why is the DICOM format most suitable for medical images?
- How do I convert a DICOM to a JPEG?
- What is image compression in radiology?
Today, this blog post will focus on whether DICOM medical images can be compressed, when it's appropriate to compress them, and how you can get started.