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By Kenneth L. Bontrager MA RT(R), John Lampignano MEd RT(R) (CT)

ISBN-10: 0323083897

ISBN-13: 9780323083898

This instruction manual contains simple details and utilized elements of radiographic options and publicity elements together with various conversion charts. It encompasses a bankruptcy on descriptions and illustrations of some of the sorts of electronic radiography presently in use. it's also transparent motives with photos of all normally played x-ray tests.

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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) . . . . . . . . . 63 ❒ Lateral (S) . . . . . . . 64 Upper Limb (Extremity) (R) Routine, (S) Special 21 Upper Limb (Extremity) Technical Factors 2 Upper Limb (Extremity) The following technical factors are important for all upper limb procedures to maximize image sharpness.

Upper Limb (Extremity) Position • Elbow extended and hand supinated (shield across lap) • Lean laterally as needed for true AP (palpate epicondyles) Fig. 2-44╇ 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:╇ CR ⊥, centered to midFig. 2-45╇ CR ⊥ to forearm. elbow joint SID:╇ 40-44″ (102-113╯cm) Collimation:╇ Collimate on four sides to area of interest.

Lateral (R) . . . . . . . ❒ Lateral critique . . . . . ❒ PA axial ulnar deviation (15° and Modified Stecher) (S) . . . . . . . ❒ Scaphoid projections (15° and Modified Stecher) critique . . . . . ❒ PA radial deviation (S) . . ❒ PA wrist radial deviation critique . . . . . . . . . ❒ Tangential carpal canal (Gaynor-Hart method) (S) . . . . . . . ❒ Tangential carpal canal critique . . . . . . . . . 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 Forearm ❒ AP (R) . .

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