STATISTICAL PHYSICS OF MEDICAL ULTRASONIC IMAGES.

R. F. Wagner, M. F. Insana, D. G. Brown, S. W. Smith

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Abstract

The physical and statistical properties of backscattered signals in medical ultrasonic imaging are reviewed in terms of: 1) the radiofrequency signal; 2) the envelope (video or magnitude) signal; and 3) the density of samples in simple and in compounded images.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering
EditorsLeonard A. Ferrari
Place of PublicationBellingham, WA, USA
PublisherSPIE
Pages22-27
Number of pages6
Volume768
ISBN (Print)0892528036
StatePublished - Dec 1 1987
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Condensed Matter Physics

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