The Physics of Ultrasound 4: The Doppler Principle

This course introduces you to the Doppler Principle that underlies the acquisition and processing of ultrasonic waves for the production and interpretation of meaningful images.

You will learn:

  • Measuring flow using the Doppler Principle
  • The 4 modes of Doppler use

Author(s): Dr. Robert H. Thiele

Estimated time to complete: 30 minutes

Credit hours: .5

Method and Medium: Learners participate in the interactive learning modules by correctly answering multiple choice questions dispersed throughout. Learners will be prompted to try again if a question is answered incorrectly.