Physical Science

Unit 3: Energy on the Move

Medical procedure that use waves

Project Type: Technology
Working in small groups, research medical procedures that use waves, sound, or light to form diagnostic images. Procedures may include MRI, CAT scan, X rays, thermal imaging, or ultrasound. Create a news broadcast about your particular procedure to demonstrate how their image is formed, its benefits and limitations, and any related health risks.

These sites will help you research medical procedures that use waves.

History in the Medical Field

How an ultrasound works?

How a CAT scan works?

MRI Technique'medical%20imaging%20technique'

ACR Standard for Performance of the Infant Hip Ultrasound Examination

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