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The Physics Of Ultrasound 3: Transducer Mechanics
This course introduces you to the physical principles of transducer mechanics that underlie the acquisition and processing of ultrasonic waves for the production and interpretation of meaningful images.
In this course, you will learn:
How transducers and piezoelectrics work
Creating and focusing an ultrasound beam
Harmonic imaging and signal processing
Maximizing frame rate
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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Estimated time to Complete: 30 minutes
Credit/contact hours: .5
Expiration date: March 7, 2021
Course published March 8, 2018