MIC Ch7 The CT Exam & Anatomy Part 2

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MIC Ch7 The CT Exam & Anatomy Part 2
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  1. 23. Which of the following is a technique used to minimize artifacts from patient motion in exams of the chest?
    1. suspended respiration
    2. shortened scan time
    3. patient immobilization devices
    A. 1 only
    B. 3 only
    C. 1, 2 and 3
    D. 2 only
    C. 1, 2 and 3
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  2. 24. Which of the following is NOT contained within the mediastinum?
    A. esophagus
    B. heart
    C. bronchi
    D. lungs
    D. lungs
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. 25. For CT exams of the chest, the patient is usually positioned:
    A. supine with arms raised over the head
    B. decubitus with arms raised over the head
    C. prone with arms at sides
    D. prone with arms raised over the head
    A. supine with arms raised over the head
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  4. 30. Typically, what mAs is used in routine CT exams of the abdomen?
    A. mAs varies due to patient size and variables such as whether iterative reconstruction and dose modulation are applied
    B. 100 mAs
    C. 500 mAs
    D. 700 mAs
    A. mAs varies due to patient size and variables such as whether iterative reconstruction and dose modulation are applied
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. 31. Which of the following is the typical scan delay after the initiation of injection of contrast media for studies of the liver?
    A. 100 to 110 seconds
    B. 15 to 25 seconds
    C. 70 to 80 seconds
    D. a few minutes
    C. 70 to 80 seconds
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  6. 42. Which of the following window settings provides the best tissue differentiation within the liver?
    A. window width = 140, window level = 60
    B. window width = 2500, window level = 350
    C. window width = 100, window level = -200
    D. window width = 1000, window level = 200
    A. window width = 140, window level = 60
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  7. 43. For a CT scan of the spleen, which of the following is typically used?
    A. both oral and IV contrast media
    B. only IV contrast media
    C. only oral contrast media
    D. no contrast media is used
    A. both oral and IV contrast media
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  8. 32. Which of the following strucures is NOT part of the GI tract?
    A. spleen
    B. duodenum
    C. esophagus
    D. stomach
    A. spleen
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  9. 1. For a routine CT exam of the pelvis, what gantry tilt is used?
    A. -20*
    B. 20*
    C. no tilt is used
    D. 10*
    C. no tilt is used
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  10. 2. Which of the following are typical start and end locations for CT scans of the pelvis?
    A. from the xyphoid process through the iliac crest
    B. from the iliac crest throught he symphysis pubis
    C. from the sternal notch through the iliac crest
    D. from the sternal notch through the symphysis pubis
    B. from the iliac crest throught he symphysis pubis
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  11. 3. Which of the following provides the best bone window setting for the pelvis?
    A. window width = 1000, window level = 200
    B. window width = 140, window level = 60
    C. window width = 2000, window level = 350
    D. window width = 100, window level = -200
    C. window width = 2000, window level = 350
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  12. 4. Which of the following is a reason for inserting a tampon in the vagina for CT exams of the female pelvis?
    A. eliminated the need for IV contrast injection
    B. provides a high intensity on the image
    C. eliminates the need for oral contrast media
    D. helps visualize the vaginal canal
    D. helps visualize the vaginal canal
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  13. 5. For which of the following studies in the chest is IV contrast typically used?
    1. chest masses
    2. hilar masses
    3. cardiac masses
    A. 1 only
    B. 3 only
    C. 2 only
    D. 1, 2 and 3
    D. 1, 2 and 3
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  14. 6. Which of the following is the typical orientation for a localizer in a chest exam?
    A. oblique
    B. lateral
    C. AP
    D. transverse
    C. AP
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  15. 44. The result of the bifuration of the abdominal aorta is the left and right _____ arteries.
    A. quadriceps
    B. common iliac
    C. poplitela
    D. femoral
    B. common iliac
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  16. 45. Which of the following statements is TRUE concerning the lobes of the liver?
    1. the left lobe is more anterior than the right lobe
    2. the left lobe is more anterior than the caudate lobe
    3. the caudate lobe is more medial than the right
    A. 1, 2 and 3
    B. 2 only
    C. 3 only
    D. 1 only
    A. 1, 2 and 3
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  17. 17. What window width and window level were most likely used in the image of abdominal liver, spleen, and stomach with contrast?
    A. window width = 300, window level = 40
    B. window width = 2500, window level = 350
    C. window width = 1000, window level = 200
    D. window width = 100, window level = -200
    A. window width = 300, window level = 40
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  18. 7. Which of the following should NOT be done in preparation for a CT colonography exam?
    A. rectal administration of barium sulfate
    B. colon distension
    C. colon cleansing
    D. fecal tagging
    A. rectal administration of barium sulfate
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  19. 22. A CT urogram study:
    1. collects images during the nephrogenic phase by beginning to scan 30 seconds after the start of the IV contrast injection
    2. requires 2 quarts of water to be consumed within 45 minutes of the exam
    3. evaluates the kidneys, ureters and bladder
    A. 2 only
    B. 2 & 3
    C. 1 only
    D. 1 & 2
    B. 2 & 3
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  20. 12. Which of the following is NOT recommended for a screening CT colonography exam?
    1. 200 mAs
    2. both prone and supine scanning
    3. post-processing to visualize inside surfaces of the bowel
    A. 1 & 2
    B. 1 only
    C. 2 & 3
    D. 2 only
    B. 1 only
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  21. 18. Which of the following is FALSE regarding a coronary calcium scoring exam?
    A. cardiac synchronization is required
    B. it is often performed on patients with risk factors for coronary artery disease, but no actual symptoms
    C. a high calcium score is evidence of stenosis
    D. contrast media is not used
    C. a high calcium score is evidence of stenosis
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  22. 19. In order to assess cardiac function, the ____ ____ is evaluated.
    A. left atrium
    B. right ventricle
    C. left ventricle
    D. right atrium
    C. left ventricle
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  23. 20. The ____ view is used to evaluate cardiac function.
    A. axial
    B. four chamber
    C. short axis
    D. two chamber long axis
    C. short axis
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  24. 21. Normal ejection fraction is greater than __%.
    A. 80
    B. 70
    C. 60
    D. 90
    C. 60
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)

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