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The Use Of Microprocessors In Grey Scale Ultrasound
Author(s): Albert Waxman
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Paper Abstract

The value of the use of computers in ultrasound for improving image quality and provid-ing more scan data has been speculated on for some time. This paper describes a micro-processor based B-Scan system in which the microcomputer plays a key role in improving sys-tem resolution, dynamic range, and ease of operation. The way the computer interacts with the system is discussed in detail, comparisons with conventional systems are made, and clinical results are shown.

Paper Details

Date Published: 23 December 1976
PDF: 7 pages
Proc. SPIE 0096, Application of Optical Instrumentation in Medicine V, (23 December 1976); doi: 10.1117/12.965435
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Albert Waxman, Searle Ultrasound (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0096:
Application of Optical Instrumentation in Medicine V
Robert K. Cacak; Paul L. Carson; Gregory Dubuque; Joel E. Gray; William R. Hendee; Raymond P. Rossi; Arthur Haus, Editor(s)

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