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Maths (of a function or curve) changing gradually in value as the variable changes in value. A function f is continuous if at every value a of the independent variable the difference between f(x) and f(a) approaches zero as x approaches a.
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Continuous wave Doppler sonography first allowed scientists to noninvasively determine that a structural abnormality existed in the brain.
The Doppler velocimeter is a basic continuous wave Doppler ultrasound device that is commonly used in medical settings to evaluate peripheral blood flow.
SonoSite announced the addition of two new cardiology transducers to the MicroMaxx system -- the P10/8-4 for pediatric cardiology imaging and the D2/2MHz CW Pedof for non-imaging, continuous wave Doppler to provide improved access to obtain peak velocities within the heart.
Transthoracic echocardiography (TTE) demonstrated a left ventricular ejection fraction of 65% and a perimembraneous ventricular septal defect (VSD) jet with a 120 mmHg maximal gradient obtained by the continuous wave Doppler.

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