Ribs, PA or AP, Bilateral

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  1. POB
    yes
  2. SID
    40"
  3. IR
    14x17CW Bucky/VGD,

    • ABOVE DIAPRAGHM:
    • upper border 1.5" above relaxed shoulders

    • BELOW DIAPRAGHM:
    • lower border @ crest level
  4. PT
    Above Diapraghm: upright or

    Below Diapraghm: recumbent

    Posterior or Anterior Ribs: determine by placing injury closest to IR
  5. PART
    Center MSP to IR,

    hands against hips + palms outward,

    shoulders same transverse plane + rotated forward,

    if prone rest head on chin
  6. IRC
    Above Diapragm: MSP @ level T7

    Below Diapragm: MSP @ level T10
  7. CR
    Above diapragm: perp MSP @ level T7

    Below Diapragm: perp MSP @ level T10
  8. ID
    Right or Left,

    Radiographer side,

    upper corner,

    lead dot over injury
  9. CM
    16x13
  10. Resp
    Above diaphragm: full inspiration to depress diaphragm

    Below diaphragm: full inspiration
  11. SN
    none
  12. GS
    yes
  13. SS
    AP: greater detail bilateral posterior ribs above or below diaphragm,

    PA: greater detail bilateral anterior ribs above or below diaphragm
  14. EC
    ribs above diaphragm: 1-10 entire anterior or posterior bilateral ribs,

    ribs below diaphragm: 8-12 entire anterior or posterior bilateral ribs,

    ribs visible thru lungs or abdomen
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Ribs, PA or AP, Bilateral
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Ribs, PA or AP, Bilateral
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