The use of resonant scattering to identify stone fracture in shock wave lithotripsy.

@article{Owen2007TheUO,
  title={The use of resonant scattering to identify stone fracture in shock wave lithotripsy.},
  author={Neil R. Owen and Michael R. Bailey and Lawrence A. Crum and Oleg A. Sapozhnikov and Leonid A Trusov},
  journal={The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America},
  year={2007},
  volume={121 1},
  pages={
          EL41-7
        }
}
There is currently little feedback as to whether kidney stones have fractured during shock wave lithotripsy. Resonant scattering of the lithotripter shock wave was used here to differentiate intact and fractured stone models in water. Scattering, including reflection and radiation due to reverberation from within the stone, was calculated numerically with linear elasticity theory and agreed well with measurements made with a focused receiver. Identification of fracture was possible through… CONTINUE READING

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