A New Shear Wave Imaging System for Ultrasound Elastography

Qiu, Weibao ;   Wang, Congzhi ;   Xiao, Yang ;   Qian, Ming ;   Zheng, Hairong

Tags Elastography

Ultrasound elastography is able to provide a non-invasive measurement of tissue elasticity properties. Shear wave imaging (SWI) technique is a...

Read More Download this Paper

An Experimental Phantom Study on the Effect of Calcifications on Ultrasound Shear Wave Elastography

Gregory, Adriana ;   Bayat, Mahdi ;   Denis, Max ;   Mehrmohammadi, Mohammad ;   Fatemi, Mostafa ;   Alizad, Azra

Tags Elastography

In this study, we investigated the effects of single macrocalcifications and groups of microcalcifications on shear wave elastography....

Read More Download this Paper

Edge-Preserving Ultrasonic Strain Imaging with Uniform Precision

Khodadadi, Hossein ;   Rivaz, Hassan ;   Aghdam, Amir G

Tags ElastographyImage denoising

Ultrasound elastography involves measuring the mechanical properties of tissue, and has many applications in diagnostics and intervention. A...

Read More Download this Paper

Effects of Data Acquisition Parameters on the Quality of Sonoelastographic Imaging

Torres, Gabriela ;   Ormachea, Juvenal ;   Lavarello, Roberto ;   Parker, Kevin ;   Castañeda, Benjamín

Tags ElastographyDoppler ultrasonic imagingImage enhancement

Sonoelastography is an ultrasonic technique that provides qualitative and quantitative images of tissue elasticity. Even though the Kasai...

Read More Download this Paper

Enabling Real-Time Ultrasound Imaging of Soft Tissue Mechanical Properties by Simplification of the Shear Wave Motion Equation

Engel, Aaron ;   Bashford, Greg

Tags Elastography

Ultrasound based shear wave elastography (SWE) is a technique used for non-invasive characterization and imaging of soft tissue mechanical...

Read More Download this Paper

Use of Digital Image Correlation and Ultrasound: Analysis of Thigh Muscle Displacement Fields

Affagard, Jean-Sébastien ;   Feissel, Pierre ;   Bensamoun, Sabine

Tags Elastography

The understanding of the mechanical behavior of the muscle tissue is an important field of investigation with different applications in...

Read More Download this Paper