The Physics of Ultrasound 7: Strain and Strain Rate
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Credit/contact hours: .25 hours
Estimated time to complete: 20 minutes
Publication Date: March 8, 2018
Expiration date: March 7, 2024
Reviewed: March 6, 2021
This course introduces you to the physical principles of strain and strain rate that underlie the acquisition and processing of ultrasonic waves for the production and interpretation of meaningful images.
Please note this course includes a Reference section. For accurate completion status, you MUST review the reference section.
You Will Learn
- What is strain
- The 3 types of strain
- Tissue doppler-based strain and strain rate
- Speckle tracked-based strain and strain rate