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1

body parts under ____cm are table top

11

2

T or F
40" SID is used for all extremities

true

3

T or F
breathing instructions for all extremities is don't breath, don't move

true

4

patient identification marker goes towards the ______ for all views except wrist and hand, those put the marker toward the ______

wrist
elbow

5

shoulder series (3)

AP with internal rotation
AP posterior oblique
PA Y view

6

AP shoulder with internal rotation is taken to view the ________

lesser tubercle of the humerus

7

AP shoulder with internal rotation
what is the cassette size, orientation and collimation

10x12
transverse
collimate to film size

8

where is the CR for AP shoulder with internal rotation

middle of the glenohumeral joint space

9

AP shoulder with internal rotation, why is the arm internally rotated?

to place the epicondyles perpendicular to the film

10

posterior oblique shoulder is taken to see what? (2)

greater tubercle of humerus
gh joint space

11

posterior oblique shoulder with external rotation
what is the cassette size, orientation and collimation

10x12
transverse
collimate to film size

12

posterior oblique shoulder with external rotation
where is the CR

middle of the gh joint space

13

is posterior oblique shoulder shot AP or PA

AP

14

posterior oblique shoulder
how much do you externally rotate the arm

until the epicondyles are parallel to the film

15

what is the tube tilt for Y view

15 degrees caudal

16

in what view is the scapula perpendicular to the bucky

Y view

17

Y view
what is the cassette size, orientation and colimation

10x12
vertical
collimate to film size

18

Y view rotate patient ___ degrees

45

19

Y view
CR to where

medial end of scapular spine of affected scapula

20

why is a Y view performed

to detect shoulder impingement syndrome

21

AC joint series (2)

unweighted
weighted

22

what is the tube tilt for AC joint flims

5 degrees cephalic

23

AC
what is the cassette size, orientation and collimation

10x12
vertical
collimate to part size

24

AC
where is the CR

middle of AC joint

25

what is different about nonweighted and weighted AC (2)

patient is holding weights
use extra marker to indicate weighted

26

clavicle series (2)

PA
AP axial

27

PA clavicle
cassette size and orientation

10x12
transverse

28

PA clavicle
CR to where

mid clavicle

29

what is the tube tilt for AP axial clavicle

15 degrees cephalic

30

AP axial clavicle
cassette size, orientation and collimation

10x12
transverse
part size