Ultrasound waves

Ultrasound waves

High frequency sound waves.
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Ultrasound waves destroy the prostate tissue with no damage to the surrounding organs.
These large-area thermal sensors should generate far fewer image artefacts than conventional piezoelectric detectors, which are sensitive to the phase of the arriving ultrasound waves.
The ultrasound waves are released by a transrectal transducer causing minimal damage to adjacent tissues.
The technology platform underlying the new ultrasound imaging probes includes both optical transmission and reception of ultrasound waves.
It involves ultrasound waves being blasted at renal nerves without the need for surgery.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian researchers from Kashan University used a simple, fast and effective method to produce fullerene nanostructures by applying ultrasound waves.
The compounds are analyzed during extrusion (for example, during straining or shaping) in a pulse transmission process with the help of ultrasound waves.
She also added that the volunteer medical team that examined the special needs children detected many cardiac anomalies using the latest medical technology of ECG devices and cardiac imaging ultrasound waves devices.
com)-- Cavitation Treatment procedure uses focused ultrasound waves to selectively break down fat cells in a particular area, whilst protecting the outside layers of skin, nerves and blood vessels.
The Philips Sonalleve MR-Hifu, through a process known as ablation, uses focused high-intensity ultrasound waves and magnetic resonance imaging, which creates acute energy to treat masses with pinpoint accuracy.
ExAblate is an MR guided focused ultrasound (MRgFUS) system, which combines therapeutic acoustic ultrasound waves and continuous guidance and treatment monitoring with an MRI.
Ultrasound waves are able to deagglomerate and inactivate soil films formed on stainless steel surfaces through physical, mechanical and chemical effects arising from acoustic cavitation that enhance biocide efficiency, however, this process alone does not provide powerful (100%) disinfection [8,9].

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