Sonography Principles and Instruments  - 8th Edition - ISBN: 9781437709803, 9781437726015

Sonography Principles and Instruments

8th Edition

Authors: Frederick Kremkau
Hardcover ISBN: 9781437709803
eBook ISBN: 9781437726015
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 27th October 2010
Page Count: 304

Description

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.

Key Features

  • Essential coverage of physics and ultrasound helps you prepare for the ARDMS SPI exam.
  • Straightforward explanations simplify complex content.
  • Key Points highlight the most important information to help you study more efficiently.
  • Learning features such as chapter outlines, learning objectives, bulleted chapter summaries, and a glossary of sonography physics terms make difficult concepts easier to review and understand.
  • End-of-chapter exercises test your knowledge and understanding with a mix of true-or-false, fill-in-the-blank, multiple choice, and mathematical questions.
  • A mathematics appendix provides fast, efficient access to a List of Symbols, a Compilation of Equations, and a Mathematics Review.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction

2. Ultrasound

3. Transducers

4. Imaging Instruments

5. Doppler Instruments

6. Artifacts

7. Performance and Safety

8. Review

Glossary

Answers to Exercises

Mathematics Appendix

   List of Symbols

   Compilation of Equations

   Mathematics Review

References

Details

No. of pages:
304
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2011
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781437726015
eBook ISBN:
9781455777235
eBook ISBN:
9780323292511
Hardcover ISBN:
9781437709803

About the Author

Frederick Kremkau

Affiliations and Expertise

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