Package divest details

Get Images Out of DICOM Format Quickly

Provides tools to sort DICOM-format medical image files, and convert them to NIfTI-1 format.

Maintainer: Jon Clayden < code at >

From within R, enter citation(divest)

To cite package 'divest' in publications use:

Jon Clayden and Chris Rorden (2019). divest: Get Images Out of DICOM
Format Quickly. R package version 0.8.1.

A BibTeX entry for LaTeX users is

title = {divest: Get Images Out of DICOM Format Quickly},
author = {Jon Clayden and Chris Rorden},
year = {2019},
note = {R package version 0.8.1},
url = {},


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To install this package, start R and enter:


# Default Install

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

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

More detailed installation instructions can be found here.


Initially submitted on September 28 2018 5:46PM
Last updated on August 11 2019 12:02AM
Package type standard
Source GitHub GitHub
Neuroconductor GitHub GitHub
ImportsRcpp (0.11.0), RNifti (0.3.0)
LinkingToRcpp, RNifti
Suggestsjsonlite, testthat, covr