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Focused ultrasound thermal surgery, imaging, and elastometry using the same phased array: feasibility study

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5 Author(s)
Zaitsev, A. ; Dept. of Radiol., Brigham & Women''s Hosp., Harvard Med. Sch., Boston, MA, USA ; Raymond, S. ; Thierman, J. ; Juste, J.
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A multifunctional array capable of imaging, surgery, and real-time surgery monitoring would significantly improve current focused ultrasound procedures. We tested a 24-element array to determine the feasibility of building a full, 128-element array capable of all three functions. The test array results suggested that a 128-element array would have sufficient power output and imaging capabilities to perform B-mode imaging, focused ultrasound surgery, and localized harmonic motion imaging for monitoring surgery.

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Ultrasonics Symposium, 2004 IEEE  (Volume:3 )

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23-27 Aug. 2004