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1

how much do you rotate your let for a AP femer

5 degrees internally

2

Where do you center for an AP distal femer

2 inch distal the apes of the patella

3

Where do you collimate to for a ap distal femer

to the epicondyles of the femer

4

What are the criteria for a AP distal femer

Knee joint included
No Rotation
ptimal exposure factors

5

How much do you bend the knee for a lateral knee

45-90 degrees

6

How do you know you have enough of the knee?

There is light slightly distal to the knee

7

What are you looking for in an laterla knee image

epicondyles superimposed over one another
no rotation

8

Where do you center for an AP pelvis

2inchs below the ASIS

9

Do you need to rotate your feet in for an AP pelvis view?

Yes about 15-20 degrees

10

What are the breathing instructrons for an AP Pelvis?

Suspend respiration

11

What are the image evaluation criteria for an AP pelvis

entire pelvis and proximal femer included
no rotation of pelvis
lesser trochanters not visible

12

Where do you center for an AP Frog-Leg pelvis

3 inches below the ASIS

13

What is the AP frog leg pelvis done to diagnose

congential hip dislocation

14

How much do you bend the knees for an AP frog leg pelvis

40-45 degrees and drop out laterally

15

Where are the feet placed for an AP Frog leg pelvis

Soles of feet together

16

What is an AP axial outlet projection done to see?

to elongate the pelvis and assesses injuries due to trama

17

Where do you center the CR for an AP axial outlet projection at?

1/2 inch distal to the symphys pubis

18

How much do you tilt the tube for an AP axial projection?

40 degrees

19

What is an AP axial inlet projection done for?

done to assess posterior displacement or inward rotation of anterior pelvis

20

What is the judet method dones to see?

To diagnose a fx of acetablum

21

What oblique do you need for the judet method?

45 degrees with the effected side down