Package dcmtk details

Wrapper for 'DICOM' Toolkit ('DCMTK')

Set of functions porting the Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine ('DICOM') toolkit, a set of functions working with imaging data.

Maintainer: John Muschelli < muschellij2 at >

From within R, enter citation(dcmtk)

To cite package 'dcmtk' in publications use:

John Muschelli (NA). dcmtk: Wrapper for 'DICOM' Toolkit ('DCMTK').,

A BibTeX entry for LaTeX users is

title = {dcmtk: Wrapper for 'DICOM' Toolkit ('DCMTK')},
author = {John Muschelli},
note = {,},


If you have any problems with this package you can open a new issue or check the already existing ones here.

To install this package, start R and enter:


# Default Install

# From the Binary Repo in NeuroC
neuro_install('dcmtk', release = "stable", release_repo = binary_release_repo(release = "stable"))
neuro_install('dcmtk', release = "current", release_repo = binary_release_repo(release = "current"))

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

More detailed installation instructions can be found here.


Initially submitted on September 27 2018 12:29PM
Last updated on September 2 2019 12:03AM
Package type standard
Source GitHub GitHub
Neuroconductor GitHub GitHub
System requirementsdcmtk, cmake
Importsutils, tools, lubridate, stringr, tidyr, dplyr, git2r, fs
Suggeststestthat, httr, covr, png
Reverse Importsdcmsort (0.5.7)
Reverse Suggestsichseg