Additionally you could use dcmtk and the utility "dcmdump":
$ dcmdump +P RepetitionTime $DICOMFILE
From: FSL - FMRIB's Software Library [[log in to unmask]] on behalf of Chuck Theobald [[log in to unmask]]
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Subject: Re: [FSL] how to know TR
MRIConvert will also show you the RepititionTime, among other DICOM header attributes:
On 04/20/2013 03:43 PM, Paul Robinson wrote:
There is a command line utility called 'strings' that I use to parse dicoms headers:
>strings [name_of_file].dcm | grep TR
On Saturday, April 20, 2013, Tseng Mark <[log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>> wrote:
> I use spm8 in mac. Thanks!
> 2013/4/20 Dianne Patterson <[log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>>
>> Osirix (for mac) is a tool that allows you to look at the information buried in the dicom header.
>> (The dicom images are the ones you get directly from your scanner).
>> I know there are some matlab tools as well....but I don't know whether you are on mac, linux or Windows,
>> so, I would suggest you got do a google search for dicom reader or dicom viewer and see if you can find a
>> convenient tool you use (or get open source 32 bit Osirix if you are on a mac)
>> On Sat, Apr 20, 2013 at 1:26 PM, Rosalia Dacosta Aguayo <[log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>> wrote:
>>> Hi Donald,
>>> Sorry, but could you be more specific? I would like to learn about this.
>>> Yours sincerely,
>>> El 20/04/2013 22:22, "MCLAREN, Donald" <[log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>> escribió:
>>>> You have to look at the DICOM files.
>>>> Best Regards, Donald McLaren
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>>>> On Sat, Apr 20, 2013 at 3:58 PM, Mark <[log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>> wrote:
>>>>> I have a T1 image but could anyone tell me how to know the repetition time (TR) by a command?
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