Create flow diagram of how the system components work together

Issue #448 resolved
David Platten
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I would find it useful to have a diagram that shows how the system components work together. For example:

Populating the database

  • Modality sends DICOM objects to OpenREM's store SCP
  • The store SCP (Conquest in my case) applies the rules in dicom.ini to each object
  • Data from the object is extracted by the appropriate python script or the object is deleted if the extraction rules don't apply
  • Calculation of skin dose map occurs if appropriate / possible
  • The object is deleted from OpenREM's store

There could be other diagrams for other elements of the system.

Read the docs has Graphviz built-in that can help with this. See

Test doc page to see with in progress:

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