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Physics of ultrasound 

Physics of ultrasound
Physics of ultrasound

Ben Reddi

, and Nick Fletcher

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date: 03 July 2022

This chapter will describe the ultrasound wave, how it is produced, and what effect body tissues have on it as it passes through the body. It will describe the key principles that underpin image resolution and discuss the importance of the ultrasound pulse. The advanced section will introduce how Doppler ultrasound and aliasing are produced.

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