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Technological review: contrast-enhanced ultrasonography
Title: Technological review: contrast-enhanced ultrasonography
Author: Christian Greis
Bracco Altana Pharma, Konstanz, Germany


This paper reviews fundamental physicochemical properties of contrast agents used in ultrasonography (US) and describes their interaction with the ultrasound wave during imaging. It also covers basic principles of contrast-specific imaging techniques and discusses physiological parameters that can be investigated with contrast-enhanced US.

From “Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound Modality: the New Diagnostic Imaging Tool”, Proccedings of IBISCUS London 2007, copyright Springer-Verlag Italia 2008.