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Characterization of a thin film phantom for contrast and resolution measurements
Author(s): Stephen A. McAleavey; Robert G. Naum; Kevin J. Parker
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Paper Abstract

This paper describes the characterization of a unique thin- film ultrasound phantom. The phantom consist of a film with controllable acoustic properties immersed in an ultrasonically transparent material. The placement of scattering sites on the film creates an image when scanned with a clinical instrument.

Paper Details

Date Published: 26 May 1999
PDF: 8 pages
Proc. SPIE 3658, Medical Imaging 1999: Image Display, (26 May 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.349465
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Stephen A. McAleavey, Univ. of Rochester (United States)
Robert G. Naum, Applied Image, Inc. (United States)
Kevin J. Parker, Univ. of Rochester (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 3658:
Medical Imaging 1999: Image Display
Seong Ki Mun; Yongmin Kim, Editor(s)

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