The Artefact correction in diffusion MRI (ACID) toolbox is an academic software toolkit for pre-processing of diffusion MRI data, estimation of DTI indices and normalisation of DTI index maps, which fully integrates into the batch system of SPM8. These tools are made for users familiar with the underlying statistical, mathematical and image processing concepts. The ACID toolbox provides the option to write the estimated diffusion tensor in the format of the Freiburg DTI tools.
The ACID Toolbox contains the following options:
The ACID toolbox is free but copyright software, distributed under the terms of the GNU
General Public Licence as published by the Free Software Foundation (either version 2, as given in file LICENCE.txt, or at your option, any later version). Further details on "copyleft" can be found at http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/.
This toolbox comes with absolutely NO WARRANTY! It is especially not intended for any clinical or diagnostic use.
The toolbox requires Matlab and SPM8 to be installed on your computer. After downloading the toolbox archive, extract the files into your SPM/toolbox directory.
The archive contains four C-file "spm_hist2_z_exp_polyval2.c", "DTtoFA_nachHBM2010.c", "DTtoFA_2d.c", and "DTI2EVEW.c", which possibly have to be compiled before using. In order to do this, launch Matlab in the directory SPM/toolbox/ACID_tools/cfiles. Start the compilation by entering the command
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