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Author Shung, K. Kirk

Title Diagnostic ultrasound : imaging and blood flow measurements / K. Kirk Shung
Published Boca Raton, FL : Taylor & Francis, 2006


Description 1 online resource (215 pages) : illustrations
Contents INTRODUCTION; History; Role of Ultrasound in Medical Imaging; Purpose of the Book; Reference; Further Reading; ; FUNDAMENTALS OF ACOUSTIC PROPAGATION; Stress and Strain Relationships; Acoustic Wave Equation; Characteristic Impedance; Intensity; Radiation Force; Reflection and Refraction; Attenuation, Absorption,
And Scattering; Nonlinearity Parameter B/A; Doppler Effect; References; ; ULTRASONIC TRANSDUCERS AND ARRAYS; Piezoelectric Effect; Piezoelectric Constitutive Equation; Ultrasonic Transducers; Mechanical Matching; Electrical Matching; Transducer Beam Characteristics; Arrays; References; ; GRAY-SCALE ULTRASONIC IMAGING; A (Amplitude)-Mode and B (Brightness)-Mode Imaging; M-Mode and C-Mode; Ultrasound Computed Tomography (CT); Coded Excitation Imaging; Compound Imaging; Synthetic Aperture Imaging; References; ; DOPPLER FLOW MEASUREMENTS; Nondirectional CW Flow Meters; Directional Doppler Flow Meters; Pulsed Doppler Flow Meters; Clinical Applications and Doppler Indices; Potential Problems in Doppler Measurements; Tissue Doppler and Multigate Doppler; References; ; FLOW AND DISPLACEMENT IMAGING; Color Doppler Flow Imaging; Color Doppler Power Imaging; Time-Domain Flow Estimation; Elasticity Imaging; B-Flow
Imaging; References; ; CONTRAST MEDIA AND HARMONIC IMAGING; Contrast Agents; Nonlinear Interactions Between Ultrasound and Bubbles; Modified Rayleigh-Plesset Equation for Encapsulated Gas Bubbles; Solutions to Rayleigh-Plesset Equation; Harmonic Imaging; Native Tissue Harmonic Imaging; Clinical Applications of Contrast Agents and Harmonic Imaging; References; ; INTRACAVITY AND HIGH-FREQUENCY (HF) IMAGING; Imaging; Intravascular Imaging; High-Frequency Imaging; Acoustic Microscopes; References; ; MULTIDIMENSIONAL IMAGING; Parallel Processing; Multidimensional Arrays; Three-Dimensional Imaging; References; ; BIOLOGICAL EFFECTS OF ULTRASOUND; Acoustic Phenomena at High-Intensity Levels; Ultrasound Bioeffects; Mechanical Effects and Index; References; ; METHODS FOR MEASURING SPEED, ATTENUATION, ABSORPTION, AND SCATTERING; Velocity; Attenuation; Scattering; References; INDEX
Summary "Emphasizing the engineering and signal processing aspects of ultrasound technology rather than taking a clinical perspective. Diagnostic Ultrasound: Imaging and Blood Flow Measurements encourages and enables further advances in this established yet dynamic field." --Book Jacket
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Blood flow -- Measurement.
Diagnostic ultrasonic imaging.
Laser Doppler blood flowmetry.
Blood flow.
Doppler ultrasonography.
Blood Flow Velocity
Ultrasonography, Doppler
Laser-Doppler Flowmetry
MEDICAL -- Ultrasonography.
MEDICAL -- Allied Health Services -- Radiological & Ultrasound Technology.
Blood flow -- Measurement.
Diagnostic ultrasonic imaging.
Laser Doppler blood flowmetry.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2005048513
ISBN 0824740963