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WHAT ARE THE ROUTINE POSITIONS FOR TOES
AP • oblique • Lateral
WHAT IS THE IR SIZE AND OREINTATION FOR TOES
IR size—18 × 24 cm (8 × 10 inches),crosswise
WHAT IS THE SID FOR TOES
FOR A TOE EXAM DO YOU NEED A GRID
ANALOG AND DIGITAL Kv RANGE
Analog—50 ± 55 kV range • Digital systems—55 to 60 kV range
CR ANGLE AND CENTERING SPOT FOR TOES
Angle CR 10° to 15° toward calcaneus
Center CR to MTP joint in question.
Anatomy Demonstrated OF TOE IMAGE
: • Digits of interest and a minimum of the distal half of metatarsals should be included
HOW MUCH DO YOU ROTATE FOR A OBLIQUE TOE IMAGE
Rotate the leg and foot 30° to 45° medially for the first, second, and third digits and laterally for the fourth and fifth digits.