Inspec keywords: medical image processing; telemedicine; public key cryptography; image watermarking; visual communication

Other keywords: DICOM standard; elliptic curve digital signature algorithm; header data; authenticity services; hash codes; confidentiality services; crypto-based algorithm; symmetric keys; advanced encryption standard-Galois counter mode; secured medical image transmission; watermarking-based algorithm; cryptographic functions; integrity services; pixel data; whirlpool hash function; digital imaging and communication in medicine standard; telemedicine applications; hybrid algorithm

Subjects: Image and video coding; Biology and medical computing; Biomedical measurement and imaging; Data security; Medical and biomedical uses of fields, radiations, and radioactivity; health physics; Patient diagnostic methods and instrumentation; Computer vision and image processing techniques; Cryptography