The Physics Of Ultrasound 2: Tissue

The Physics Of Ultrasound 2: Tissue image

This course introduces you to the physical principles of tissue that underlie the acquisition and processing of ultrasonic waves for the production and interpretation of meaningful images.

In this course, you will learn:

  • The concepts of reflection, attenuation, and refraction and their roles in ultrasound imagery

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.

The course will open in a new tab – to exit the course, simply close that tab.

 Estimated time to Complete: 30 minutes
 Credit/contact hours: .5 
 Expiration date: March 7, 2021 
Course published March 8, 2018