DMS 441. Sonographic Physics and Instrumentation II.
Prerequisites: 410, 412A, 416A, 418, 420 and 430. Corequisites: DMS 426A, 428, 438, 442A, 450, and RSCI 499C. Restriction: admission into the diagnostic medical sonography program. The advanced study of sonographic physics and instrumentation with emphasis on Doppler instrumentation, spectral analysis, color flow imaging, image characteristics and artifacts, quality assurance, bioeffects and safety considerations. Didactic content will be applied in corequisite scanning sessions. Fours hours of didactic instruction per week for the first eight weeks of the semester.