RAO Sternum

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  1. POB
    Yes
  2. SID
    40"
  3. IR
    10x12 LW VGD,

    Upper border 1.5" above jugular notch
  4. PT
    Upright,

    adjust to RAO
  5. PART
    Palpating sternum & spine,

    Rotate PT enough to prevent superimposition - 15 to 20 deg
  6. IRC
    Center sternum to MLG,

    midway between jugular notch & xiphoid process
  7. CR
    perp mid-sternum,

    enters elevated side 1" lat to MSP
  8. ID
    Left,

    Lower outer corner,

    Face Down
  9. CM
    8x10
  10. Resp
    Shallow Breathing
  11. SN
    None
  12. GS
    yes
  13. SS
    slightly obliqued sternum
  14. EC
    Entire sternum, good visibility thru thorax, minimally obliqued sternum + thorax, sternum projected over heart
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RAO Sternum
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2012-01-17 23:10:51
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RAO Sternum
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