Glencoe Physical Science
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.
How an ultrasound works?
How a CAT scan works?
ACR Standard for Performance of the Infant Hip Ultrasound Examination