Canon Medical Systems USA

Courses

Educational courses for keeping up with the clinical, technical, and practice-related developments in medical imaging. Many of these courses provide Continuing Education credits to help fulfill your certification requirements.

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  • US Physics Overview
    Recorded Lecture

    US Physics Overview

    • MME 2034
    • Course Type: Online
    • Course Length: 45 minutes
    • Credits: 0.75 CE - A

    An overview of ultrasound physics principles.Description of the properties of sound as defined by the medium it transverses. Discussion on acoustic impedance, reflection, refraction and transmission of ultrasound waves. Explains acoustic scattering and attenuation and the principles and equations to calculate frequency, wavelength and other parameters important to ultrasound.

  • US Physics Storage
    Recorded Lecture

    US Physics Storage

    • MME 2035
    • Course Type: Online
    • Course Length: 60 minutes
    • Credits: 1.00 CE - A

    A review of storage of images both in the past and now. Describes the importance of the scan converter and its role in ultrasound image formation. Gives examples of what can be done in pre-processing vs. post-processing of ultrasound data. Discusses different ultrasound display and storage options.