Posts Tagged ‘Elastography’

Opto-Acoustic Imaging Holds Promise

Posted on: August 30th, 2019 by admin

The problem with breast imaging modalities such as mammography and ultrasound, is that they are only able to show the […]

Making a Pact

Posted on: June 29th, 2018 by admin 4 Comments

Researchers from the California Institute of Technology and Washington University in St Louis have just published a paper in Nature Communications in […]

Shear-Wave Elastography and Deep Learning

Posted on: November 18th, 2016 by admin

It is well known that malignant breast tumours are mechanically stiffer than benign tumours and the surrounding healthy tissues. While […]

The Versatility of Ultrasound

Posted on: April 27th, 2012 by admin 2 Comments

Medical ultrasound, in which sound waves 100 to 1000 times higher in frequency than those detectable by humans are employed to generate […]

Elastography and 21st Century Palpation

Posted on: February 10th, 2012 by admin 1 Comment

Medical imaging, in its purest form, provides a window on the internal anatomy of the human body. If there is a lesion, […]