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1

what are some technical points to consider when looking at a CT scan

caudal veiw
age effect
diagonal image plane

2

what is the radiation exposure for a head CT

200x chest x ray

3

what system can be used for interpreting CTs and MRIs

A - adequacy, alignment, artifact
B- bones, blood, brain
C- cisterns and ventricles
S- subcutaneous and surfaces

4

describe the differences between an extradural and a subdural haematoma

edh- lens shaped, brain compression and shift
SDH- around the edge

5

what technical points should be considered when looking at MRIs

caudal view
age effect
weighted
plane
MRI variants