A short History of the development of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology, site Index

Dr. Joseph Woo

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Early developments in ultrasonics

Short histories of the developement of medical ultrasonics in pioneering countries

Biographies and mentions The list only contains names in whom a separate biography is available. Names of many other persons are mentioned in the text but are not listed here. Please check the main pages for their contributions, or use the [Find] function in the [Edit] menu to locate them.

"No great man lives in vain. The history of the world is but the biography of great men." ---- Thomas Carlyle, historian.

Gray scale and scan converter

The Real-time Scanner

The Transvaginal Scanner

Early Doppler ultrasound



Three dimensional ultrasound

Tissue characterization