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Nitin Moholkar
08-02-2006, 05:03 AM
My name is Nitin Moholkar and I am a post doc at Kessler Research. We are trying to import a DXA scan from a Lunar Prodigy Advanced DXA
scanner into Matlab. The software package that came with the scanner is called enCORE, if that helps. If anybody has any information
regarding this, I would appreciate any help you can give. I have checked the archives, and a number of online sources, and have been unable
to find anything useful. The file does not appear to be DICOM formatted, as DICOM
readers that I tried were unable to read the file. So ideally I would like either

1. A matlab m-file that can read the image from a DXA scan file outputted using the Lunar Prodigy Advanced
2. Information regarding the file structure of the DXA scan file outputted using the Lunar Prodigy Advanced so that I could write a matlab m-file
to read it.

Thank you for any help,
Nitin Moholkar
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Rehabilitation Engineering Analysis Laboratory (REAL)
Kessler Medical Rehabilitation Research & Education Corporation (KMRREC)
1199 Pleasant Valley Way
West Orange, NJ 07052
Tel: 973-243-6838
Fax: 973-243-6984
email: nmoholkar@kmrrec.org