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A Novel Application of Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Imaging
 

A Novel Application of Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Imaging

Article doi: 10.3791/50595
September 17th, 2013 Usage Statistics

Summary September 17th, 2013

We describe a new ultrasound-based vector tissue Doppler imaging technique to measure muscle contraction velocity, strain and strain rate with sub-millisecond temporal resolution during dynamic activities. This approach provides complementary measurements of dynamic muscle function and could lead to a better understanding of mechanisms underlying musculoskeletal disorders.

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