Tissue characterisation at WFUMB '85

D. E. Robinson, J. C. Bamber, B. Doust, M. Fukuda, J. F. Greenleaf, F. Lizzi, J. Ophir, J. M. Reid, J. M. Thijssen, L. S. Wilson

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A workshop was held immediately after the WFUMB '85 conference in Sydney to review the papers on the subject of Tissue Characterisation presented at the Conference, and to discuss their implications on the future of the subject. The Workshop took the form of a panel discussion with each panellist presenting a different aspect of Tissue Characterisation. This paper reports the general thrust of the discussion of the papers, and of the techniques covered.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)725-728
Number of pages4
JournalUltrasound in Medicine and Biology
Issue number9
StatePublished - Sep 1986


  • Attenuation
  • Attenuation slope
  • Diffraction
  • Dynamics
  • Scattering
  • Sound speed
  • Texture analysis
  • Tissue characterisation
  • Ultrasound

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biophysics
  • Radiological and Ultrasound Technology
  • Acoustics and Ultrasonics


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