Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Ultrasound Imaging

Medical Applications

Edited by Oleg Minin

Tomsk Polytechnic University, Russia


Igor Minin

Novosibirsk State Technical University, Russia

This book provides an overview of ultrafast ultrasound imaging, 3D high-quality ultrasonic imaging, correction of phase aberrations in medical ultrasound images, etc. Several interesting medical and clinical applications areas are also discussed in the book, like the use of three dimensional ultrasound imaging in evaluation of Asherman's syndrome, the role of 3D ultrasound in assessment of endometrial receptivity and follicular vascularity to predict the quality oocyte, ultrasound imaging in vascular diseases and the fetal palate, clinical application of ultrasound molecular imaging, Doppler abdominal ultrasound in small animals and so on.

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Ultrasound ImagingMedical ApplicationsEdited by Oleg Minin

Published: August 23rd 2011

DOI: 10.5772/689

ISBN: 978-953-307-279-1

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6452-4

Copyright year: 2011

Books open for chapter submissions

71008 Total Chapter Downloads

37 Crossref Citations

58 Web of Science Citations

65 Dimensions Citations


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1. Ultrafast Ultrasound Imaging

By Jeremy Bercoff


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2. 3D High-Quality Ultrasonic Imaging

By I.V. Minin and O.V. Minin


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3. Use of Three Dimensional Ultrasound Imaging in Evaluation of Asherman’s Syndrome

By Catha Fischer and Alan Copperman


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4. Correction of Phase Aberrations in Medical Ultrasound Images Using Signal Redundancy

By Yue Li


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5. The Role of 3D Ultrasound in Assessment of Endometrial Receptivity and Follicular Vascularity to Predict the Quality Oocyte

By T. Žáčková, I.Y. Järvelä and T. Marděšic


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6. Atherosclerotic Plaque Regression and Arterial Reverse Remodelling in Carotid and Femoral Arteries by Statin Use in Primary Prevention Setting: Ultrasound Findings

By Cesare Rusconi, Riccardo Raddino, Eleftheria Trichaki and Livio Dei Cas


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7. Ultrasonic Imaging in Liver Disease: From Bench to Bedside

By Celia Resende, Andréia Lessa and Regina C. S. Goldenberg


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8. Techniques of Linear Endobronchial Ultrasound

By Malay Sharma, Vishal Arya and CS RameshBabu


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9. Ultrasound Imaging of the Fetal Palate

By Hong Soo Wong and Kevin Craig Pringle


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10. Ultrasound Imaging in Vascular Diseases

By Mariantina Fragou, Andreas Karabinis, Eugene Daphnis, Nicolaos Labropoulos and Dimitrios Karakitsos


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11. The Role of Obstetric Ultrasound in Reducing Maternal and Perinatal Mortality

By Yaw Amo Wiafe, Alexander T. Odoi and Edward T. Dassah


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12. Role of the Endoscopic Ultrasonography in the Management of Gastric Lymphomas: Our Experience and Review of Literature

By Calogero Vetro, Alessandra Romano, Giuseppe A. Palumbo, Giacomo Bonanno and Francesco Di Raimondo


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13. Endoscopic Ultrasound Elastography in Inflammatory Bowel Disease

By Nadan Rustemovic, Irena Hrstic and Silvija Cukovic-Cavka


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14. Foundamentals and Applications of Abdominal Doppler

By Pablo Gomez Ochoa, Delia Lacasta, Ivan Sosa, Manuel Gascon, Juan Jose Ramos and Luis Miguel Ferrer


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15. Use of Ultrasound to Assess Drug Efficacy in Orthotopic Rat Models of HCC

By Cedo M. Bagi, Terri Swanson and Theresa Tuthill


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16. Feasibility of Clinical Application of Ultrasound Molecular Imaging

By Kentaro Otani


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17. Clinical Application of Ultrasound Imaging in Radiation Therapy

By Hayeon Kim, Edward Brandner, M. Saiful Huq and Sushil Beriwal


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