Microbubble ultrasound contrast agents: a review.

@article{Stride2003MicrobubbleUC,
  title={Microbubble ultrasound contrast agents: a review.},
  author={Eleanor Stride and N Saffari},
  journal={Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers. Part H, Journal of engineering in medicine},
  year={2003},
  volume={217 6},
  pages={429-47}
}
The superior scattering properties of gas bubbles compared with blood cells have made microbubble ultrasound contrast agents important tools in ultrasound diagnosis. Over the past 2 years they have become the focus of a wide and rapidly expanding field of research, with their benefits being repeatedly demonstrated, both in ultrasound image enhancement, and more recently in drug and gene delivery applications. However, despite considerable investigation, their behaviour is by no means fully… CONTINUE READING

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