Overview

This specification discusses the application of XDR and XDM to the direct messaging environment and the interaction between the primary Direct Project environment, which uses SMTP and RFC 5322 to transport and encode healthcare content, and the XDR and XDM specifications.

This specification defines:
  1. Use of XD* Metadata with XDR and XDM in the context of directed messaging
  2. Additional attributes for XDR and XDM in the context of directed messaging
  3. Issues of conversion when endpoints using IHE XDR or XDM specifications interact with endpoints utilizing SMTP for delivering healthcare content.

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Version 1.0
2011-03-09
XDR and XDM for Direct Messaging Specification
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