RAD141 A&P1 Positioning Chptr 3

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RAD141 A&P1 Positioning Chptr 3
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2011-12-18 13:10:36
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MCC Lecture on positioning fall 2011
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  1. Name the 4 basic parts to the respiratory system.
    • larynx
    • trachea
    • L/R bronchi
    • lungs
  2. The trachea extends from C6 to about T7.
    True or False?
    False it extends to about T4-5
  3. The right lungs consists of _____lobes and the left has ____?
    • 3
    • 2
  4. name 3 parts of the sternum?
    • manubrium
    • body
    • xiphoid process
  5. 4 radiographically important structures located in the mediastinum are?
    • 1. the thymus gland
    • 2. heart w/great vessels
    • 3. trachea
    • 4. esophagus
  6. a good degree of inspiration will show _____ # of ribs on an xray?
    10
  7. for a true lateral chest xray there should be no mare than ______" to ______" of seperation of the overlapping ribs.
    1/4 to 1/2
  8. placement for the CR on an AP chest xray should be at?
    3-4" below Jugular notch
  9. Placement of the CR for a PA chest xray should be at the level of?
    T7
  10. Chest obliques should be at an angle of?
    45 degrees

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