Ultrasound resolution and penetration principles

J. L. Rose, B. B. Goldberg

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In this extract from the authors' recently published book Basic Physics in Diagnostic Ultrasound, the structure and function of the transducer are discussed, and principles such as resolution and penetration are reviewed. The section concludes with a brief historical discussion of transducer damping related to actual resolution.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)12-15
Number of pages4
JournalMedical Ultrasound
Issue number1
StatePublished - 1980

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Medicine


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