Sonography Principles and Instruments


  • Frederick Kremkau, PhD, Professor, Radiologic Sciences and Director, Program for Medical Ultrasound, Center for Applied Learnng, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC

The 8th edition of Kremkau's Sonography Principles and Instruments concisely and comprehensively covers the essential aspects of sonography physics and technology, presenting state-of-the-art content in a dynamic, highly visual format. Confidently prepare for the challenges of practice with a clear understanding of how diagnostic sonography works, including Doppler, artifacts, safety, quality assurance, the latest technology, and more.
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Book information

  • Published: October 2010
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4557-3688-1

Table of Contents

1. Introduction

2. Ultrasound

3. Transducers

4. Imaging Instruments

5. Doppler Instruments

6. Artifacts

7. Performance and Safety

8. Review


Answers to Exercises

Mathematics Appendix

   List of Symbols

   Compilation of Equations

   Mathematics Review