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Accession Number PB2012-114452
Title Low-Power, Low-Cost, High Performance Beamformer for Medical Ultrasound Scanners.
Publication Date Oct 1996
Media Count 44p
Personal Author M. O'Donnell M. K. Quick S. R. Freeman T. E. Linnenbrink
Abstract Ultrasonic imaging is the preferred method for noninvasive tissue examination and real-time evaluation of blood flow. Foreign items (e.g., radiolucent shrapnel) embedded in the body can also be imaged. While this would greatly aid combat field medics and ...
Keywords Analog-to-Digital(ADC)
Beam steering
Blood flow
Charge-Coupled Device(CCD)
Delay line
Dynamic focus
Ultrasound radiation

Source Agency Army
NTIS Subject Category 57E - Clinical Medicine
63A - Acoustic Detection
Corporate Author Q-DOT, Inc., Colorado Springs, CO.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Final rept. for 22 Mar-22 Sep 96.
NTIS Issue Number 1225
Contract Number DAMD17-96-C-6037

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