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Funded Project Details - FY2021




Project Number:

I21RX003610-01A1
Title: Development of Ultrasound Imaging Phantoms Appropriate for Quantification of Muscle Fascicle Architecture and Mechanical Properties
Principal Investigator:

Wendy M. Murray

Location: Hines, IL
Congressional District Code: 7
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: June 2021 - May 2023
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $36,063
Total Award Amount
(all years):
$231,200
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
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Excerpt:

Because of its low cost and ease of use, there is widespread adoption of ultrasound as an imaging modality for the musculoskeletal system. For example, traditional, two-dimensional, brightness mode (B-mode) ultrasound is currently being implemented to quantify muscle morphological adaptations in vivo for a broad and disparate range of applications. Ultrasound elastography, a newer modality, is increasingly being applied to the quantification of human muscle tissue mechanical properties. Clinical...



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