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Ronald Dean Watkins, Christopher Mark William Daft: Focused ultrasound surgery system guided by ultrasound imaging. General Electric Company, Marvin Snyder, Douglas E Stoner, June 23, 1998: US05769790 (275 worldwide citation)

A system employing ultrasound imaging as a method to localize a patient's tissue volume to be treated prior to applying therapeutic levels of ultrasound energy includes a therapy transducer for producing high-intensity fields that cause necrosis and an imaging transducer for producing high-quality u ...


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Christopher Mark William Daft, Mark Robert Luettgen, Robert Ronald Tenney: Ultrasound imaging system having post-beamformer signal processing using deconvolution algorithm. General Electric Company, Marvin Snyder, Douglas E Stoner, June 12, 2001: US06245016 (13 worldwide citation)

A post-beamformer signal processing algorithm is utilized in a system for improving ultrasound B-scan resolution and contrast. The algorithm is based on a model of the imaging process that represents: 1) the shape of the pulse transmitted by the transducer and the frequency-dependent attenuation of ...


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Christopher Mark William Daft: Ultrasound imaging system with dynamic window function generator. General Electrical Company, Marvin Snyder, Douglas E Stoner, October 6, 1998: US05817023 (12 worldwide citation)

A phased array sector scanning ultrasonic system includes a separate receive channel for each respective element in an ultrasonic transducer array. Each receive channel imparts a delay to the echo signal produced by each respective element. The delayed echo signals are summed to form a steered, dyna ...


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Christopher Mark William Daft, William Macomber Leue: Method and system for conducting medical imaging transactions. General Electric Company, Jean K Testa, Christian G Cabou, August 16, 2005: US06931270 (5 worldwide citation)

Method and system for remotely conducting medical imaging transactions conducive to meeting the individualized imaging needs of a plurality of users are provided. The method provides a user interface configured to present a menu of prompts to a user of a respective medical imager and/or imaging equi ...


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Christopher Mark William Daft, William Macomber Leue: Method and system for conducting medical imaging transactions. General Electric Company, General Electric Company, Global Research Center, August 14, 2003: US20030153816-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

Method and system for remotely conducting medical imaging transactions conducive to meeting the individualized imaging needs of a plurality of users are provided. The method provides a user interface configured to present a menu of prompts to a user of a respective medical imager and/or imaging equi ...