By Kenneth L. Bontrager MA RT(R), John Lampignano MEd RT(R) (CT)
This instruction manual comprises uncomplicated details and utilized points of radiographic strategies and publicity components together with various conversion charts. It contains a bankruptcy on descriptions and illustrations of many of the varieties of electronic radiography presently in use. additionally it is transparent reasons with images of all regularly played x-ray assessments.
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PA axial ulnar deviation (15° and Modified Stecher) (S) . . . . . . . ❒ Scaphoid projections (15° and Modified Stecher) critique . . . . . ❒ PA radial deviation (S) . . ❒ PA wrist radial deviation critique . . . . . . . . . ❒ Tangential carpal canal (Gaynor-Hart method) (S) . . . . . . . ❒ Tangential carpal canal critique . . . . . . . . . 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 Forearm ❒ AP (R) . . . . . . . . . 51 ❒ Lateral (R) . . . . . . . 52 ❒ AP and lateral critique .
Thumb ❒ AP (R) . . . . . . . . . ❒ Lateral finger and AP thumb critique . . . . . ❒ PA oblique (R) . . . . . ❒ Lateral (R) . . . . . . . ❒ PA oblique and lateral thumb critique . . . . . ❒ AP axial (modified Roberts method) (S) . . . Hand ❒ PA (R) . . . . . . . . . ❒ AP axial thumb and PA hand critique . . . . . . ❒ PA oblique (R) . . . . . ❒ Lateral (“fan”) (R) . . . . ❒ PA oblique hand and “fan” lateral hand critique . . . . . .
Note:â•‡ See p. 26, 8th ed textbook, for explanation on wrist joint movement terminology. W. (8 × 10″) • Nongrid • Lead masking with multiple exposures on same IR Fig. 2-35â•‡ Radial deviation, CR Position perpendicular. ) gently invert wrist toward radial side as far as patient can tolerate (shield across lap). 5â•¯cm or 3″ square). kV Range: cm Analog: 60-65â•¯kV kV mA Time Digital Systems: 65-70â•¯kV mAs SID Exposure Indicator S M L Bontrager Textbook, 8th ed, p. 165. 47 Upper Limb (Extremity) 2 R PA Wrist—Radial Deviation 2 Evaluation Criteria Anatomy Demonstrated: • Ulnar side carpals best visualized Position: • Radial deviation evident • No rotation of wrist Upper Limb (Extremity) Exposure: • Soft tissue and bony trabeculation of Fig.