Sends an Associate Request message to a connection. This function is available in the Medical Imaging Suite Toolkit.
A DICOM Association object. This is the object created by calling LDicomAssociate::LDicomAssociate.
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Calling LDicomNet::SendAssociateRequest generates a call to LDicomNet::OnReceiveAssociateRequest on the server. Within the callback function the server may accept or reject the Association request by calling LDicomNet::SendAssociateAccept or LDicomNet::SendAssociateReject.
A DICOM Association must be established between an SCU and an SCP before any DICOM messages or data can be transmitted between them. For more information on creating a DICOM Association, refer to Creating a DICOM Associate Connection.
When the DICOM Association is no longer needed, it should be ended. For more information, refer to Closing a DICOM Association.
Required DLLs and Libraries
For an example, refer to LDicomNet::SendCEchoRequest.
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