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Physical principles of microbubbles for ultrasound imaging and therapy.

Abstract:

Microbubble ultrasound contrast agents have been in clinical use for more than two decades, during which time their range of applications has increased to encompass echocardiography, Doppler enhancement, perfusion studies and molecular imaging, as well as a number of therapeutic applications including drug delivery, gene therapy, high-intensity focused ultrasound treatments and sonothrombolysis. The aim of this article is to review the different types of microbubble agent, their physical beha...

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10.1159/000203122

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Journal:
Cerebrovascular diseases (Basel, Switzerland)
Volume:
27 Suppl 2
Issue:
SUPPL. 2
Pages:
1-13
Publication date:
2009
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EISSN:
1421-9786
ISSN:
1015-9770
URN:
uuid:06631afb-1ad6-45b3-931e-1eec9b2a501e
Source identifiers:
327735
Local pid:
pubs:327735

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