2011

Bone Quantitative Ultrasound

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ISBN: 978-94-007-0016-1 (Print) 978-94-007-0017-8 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

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    Pages 1-28

    Bone Overview

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    Pages 29-45

    Introduction to the Physics of Ultrasound

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    Pages 47-71

    Quantitative Ultrasound Instrumentation for Bone In Vivo Characterization

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    Pages 73-81

    Clinical Applications

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    Pages 83-121

    Poromechanical Models

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    Pages 123-145

    Scattering by Trabecular Bone

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    Pages 147-179

    Guided Waves in Cortical Bone

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    Pages 181-228

    Numerical Methods for Ultrasonic Bone Characterization

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    Pages 229-263

    Homogenization Theories and Inverse Problems

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    Pages 265-289

    Linear Acoustics of Trabecular Bone

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    Pages 291-318

    The Fast and Slow Wave Propagation in Cancellous Bone: Experiments and Simulations

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    Pages 319-330

    Phase Velocity of Cancellous Bone: Negative Dispersion Arising from Fast and Slow Waves, Interference, Diffraction, and Phase Cancellation at Piezoelectric Receiving Elements

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    Pages 331-360

    Linear Ultrasonic Properties of Cortical Bone: In Vitro Studies

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    Pages 361-379

    Ultrasonic Monitoring of Fracture Healing

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    Pages 381-408

    Nonlinear Acoustics for Non-invasive Assessment of Bone Micro-damage

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    Pages 409-439

    Microscopic Elastic Properties

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    Pages 441-459

    Ultrasonic Computed Tomography

  19. Back Matter

    Pages 461-468