Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Ultrasound Imaging

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Academic Editor

Masayuki Tanabe

Kumamoto University, Japan

PublishedApril 11th, 2011

Doi10.5772/653

ISBN978-953-307-239-5

eBook (PDF) ISBN978-953-51-6428-9

Copyright year2011

Number of pages222

In this book, we present a dozen state of the art developments for ultrasound imaging, for example, hardware implementation, transducer, beamforming, signal processing, measurement of elasticity and diagnosis. The editors would like to thank all the chapter authors, who focused on the publication of this book.

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Open access peer-reviewed  chapters

2. Design of Curvilinear Array Apertures for 3D Ultrasonic Imaging

By Oscar Martínez-Graullera, Luis Gomez-Ullate, David Romero, Carlos J. Martín and Gregorio Godoy

5,505
3. Synthetic Aperture Method in Ultrasound Imaging

By Ihor Trots, Andrzej Nowicki, Marcin Lewandowski and Yuriy Tasinkevych

11,306
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5. Real-Time Speckle and Impulsive Noise Suppression in 3-D Ultrasound Imaging

By Francisco J. Gallegos-Funes, Jose M. de-la-Rosa-Vazquez, Alberto J. Rosales-Silva and Suren Stolik Isakina

4,741
6. Tissue Harmonic Imaging with Coded Excitation

By Masayuki Tanabe, Takuya Yamamura, Kan Okubo and Norio Tagawa

7,253
8. High Resolution Ultrasound Imaging of Melanocytic and Other Pigmented Lesions of the Skin

By Laurent Machet, Mahtab Samimi, Gabriella Georgesco, Youssef Mourtada, Michaël Naouri, Jean Marc Grégoire, Frédéric Ossant, Frédéric Patat and Loïc Vaillant

7,722
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9. Clinical Usefulness of Contrast-Enhanced Three-Dimensional Ultrasound Imaging with Sonazoid for Hepatic Tumor Lesions

By Kazushi Numata, Wen Luo, Manabu Morimoto, Hiroyuki Fukuda, Naoto Sato and Katsuaki Tanaka

5,538
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11. Ultrasound Imaging for Pediatric Anesthesia: A Review

By Santhanam Suresh, Lauren J. Taylor and Amar S. Minhas

8,165

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