The Physics of Ultrasound 5: Hemodynamic Mechanics

This course introduces you to the hemodynamic mechanics that underlies the acquisition and processing of ultrasonic wavesfor the production and interpretation of meaningful images.

You will learn:

  • Amplifying the clinical utility of Doppler imaging by applying 2 physical principles: the Bernoulli Principle and the Conservation of Mass

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.

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