By Kenneth L. Bontrager MA RT(R), John Lampignano MEd RT(R) (CT)
This guide comprises easy details and utilized elements of radiographic thoughts and publicity components together with quite a few conversion charts. It contains a bankruptcy on descriptions and illustrations of a few of the sorts of electronic radiography at present in use. it is also transparent reasons with photos of all generally played x-ray assessments.
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54 ❒ AP critique . . . . . . . 55 ❒ AP partially flexed critique . . . . . . . . . 56 57 58 59 60 61 ❒ Trauma axial lateral (Coyle method) critique . . . . . . . . . 62 2 ❒ AP oblique (medial and lateral) (R) . . . . . . . ❒ AP medial and lateral elbow critique . . . . . . ❒ Lateral elbow (R) . . . . ❒ Lateral elbow critique . . ❒ Trauma axial lateral (Coyle method) (S) . . . Pediatric Upper Limbs ❒ AP (S) . . . . . . . . .
W. (10 × 12″) • Nongrid • Lead masking with multiple exposures on same IR Fig. 2-43â•‡ AP, fully extended. Upper Limb (Extremity) Position • Elbow extended and hand supinated (shield across lap) • Lean laterally as needed for true AP (palpate epicondyles) Fig. 2-44â•‡ CR, ⊥ to humerus. • If elbow cannot be fully extended, take two AP projections as shown (Figs. 2-44 and 2-45) with CR perpendicular to distal humerus on one, and perpendicular to proximal forearm on another. Central Ray:â•‡ CR ⊥, centered to midFig.
AP axial (modified Roberts method) (S) . . . Hand ❒ PA (R) . . . . . . . . . ❒ AP axial thumb and PA hand critique . . . . . . ❒ PA oblique (R) . . . . . ❒ Lateral (“fan”) (R) . . . . ❒ PA oblique hand and “fan” lateral hand critique . . . . . . . . . ❒ AP oblique bilateral (Norgaard/ball-catcher’s) (S) . . . . . . . . . . . ❒ AP oblique bilateral critique . . . . . . . . . 20 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 Wrist ❒ PA (R) .