Medicine » Diagnostics

Advancements and Breakthroughs in Ultrasound Imaging

Edited by Gunti Gunarathne, ISBN 978-953-51-1159-7, 304 pages, Publisher: InTech, Chapters published June 05, 2013 under CC BY 3.0 license
DOI: 10.5772/46053
Edited Volume

Ultrasonic imaging is a powerful diagnostic tool available to medical practitioners, engineers and researchers today. Due to the relative safety, and the non-invasive nature, ultrasonic imaging has become one of the most rapidly advancing technologies. These rapid advances are directly related to the parallel advancements in electronics, computing, and transducer technology together with sophisticated signal processing techniques. This book focuses on state of the art developments in ultrasonic imaging applications and underlying technologies presented by leading practitioners and researchers from many parts of the world.