Package dcm2niir details

Conversion of 'DICOM' to 'NIfTI' Imaging Files Through R

Creates simple wrapper for the 'dcm2nii' and 'dcm2niix' functions from Chris Rorden at 'USC', which converts Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine ('DICOM') data to Neuroimaging Informatics Technology Initiative ('NIfTI') formats.

Maintainer: John Muschelli < muschellij2 at >


From within R, enter citation('dcm2niir')


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# Default Install

# from GitHub
neuro_install('dcm2niir', release = "stable", release_repo = "github")
neuro_install('dcm2niir', release = "current", release_repo = "github")

More detailed installation instructions can be found here.


Initially submitted on September 27 2018 12:14PM
Last updated on March 31 2021 10:00AM
Package type standard
Source GitHub GitHub
Neuroconductor GitHub GitHub
System requirementsdcm2niix (
DependsR (3.0.1)
Importsdplyr, utils, httr, fs, R.utils
Suggestsknitr, rmarkdown, testthat, git2r
Reverse Importsdcmsort