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MYKE
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Clinical
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2013-12-14 01:53:24
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Technical Factors
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  1. PA CHEST
    Technical Factors 
    1-SID?
    2-IR SIZE?
    3-Lengthwise or Crosswise
    4-Range
    5-CENTER TO
    6-COLLIMATE
    • 1-Minimum SID—72 inches 
    • 2- IRsize—35×43cm(14× 17 inches),
    • 3-lengthwise For hypersthenic and broad-chested patients, place  crosswise 
    • 4-Analog and digital systems—110 to 125
    • kV range
    • 5-midsagittal plane at level of T7 
    • 6-Collimate to area of lung fields.Upper border of illuminated field should be to the level of vertebra prominens,
  2. LATERAL POSITION: CHEST
    Technical Factors•  
    1-SID
    2-IR Size
    3-lengthwise or Crosswise
    4-KV Range
    5-CR CENTERED TO
    6-COLLIMATE

     

    • 1-Minimum SID—72 inches
    • 2-IR size—(14 × 17 inches)
    • 3-Lengthwise
    • 4-Analog and digital systems—110 to 125
    • at level of T7 (3 to 4 inches below level of 5-jugular notch CR and IR should be lowered a minimum of 1 inch (2.5 cm) from the PA
    • 6-Collimateonfoursidestoareaoflung fields (top border of light field to level of vertebra prominens)
  3. AP LORDOTIC PROJECTION: CHEST
    1-SID
    2-IR SIZE
    3-LENGTHWISE OR CROSSWISE
    4-KV RANGE
    5-CENTER TO
    6-COLLIMATION


    • 1- 72 inches
    • 2- 14X17
    • 3- lengthwise or crosswise
    • 4- 110 to 125 
    • 5- CR perpendicular to IR, centered to midsternum

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