The command dicom view sets the layout of medical image display, where medical image refers to volume data opened from the DICOM, NIfTI (.nii), and/or NRRD (.nrrd) formats. Choices of layout include:
The guidelines option controls whether each slice view should contain crosshairs showing the positions of the other slice views.
Each slice view has a slider for navigating through the data planes along the corresponding axis. Alternatively, the following keys can be used, optionally + Shift for faster movement:
The three slice views do not rotate, but their zooming and translation follow the current mousemode assignments.
See also: view, volume planes, the Medical Image toolbar, Download DICOM, Segmentations, ChimeraX DICOM Reference, ChimeraX for Medical Image Analysis