Accession Number : ADA113035

Title :   Research Program on the Ultrasonic Images of Tissues.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Jun 74-Mar 78,

Corporate Author : PENNSYLVANIA UNIV PHILADELPHIA DEPT OF BIOENGINEERING

Personal Author(s) : McNeely,W D ; Noordergraaf,Abraham

PDF Url : ADA113035

Report Date : Aug 1980

Pagination or Media Count : 48

Abstract : Changes in acoustic attenuation in cat muscle were measured in vivo for the transition period of living to six hours postmortem. In the 0-4 hour period postmortem the data indicated a decrease in attenuation, while in the 4-6 hour period the data suggest an increasing trend. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Acoustic attenuation, *Muscles, *Ultrasonic radiation, In vivo analysis, Cats

Subject Categories : Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE