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CSpine Routine

Lateral
AP
AP Open Mouth (George)

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Lateral CSpine
IR
SID

10X12 LW
72"

3

Lateral CSpine
CR

⊥C4

4

How to find C4

Use thyroid cartilage at C5 (Adam's apple)
then come up a bit

5

Lateral CSpine
PP
(4)

-MCP ⊥ IR
-Top of light approx 1" above TEA
-pt holds weights to relax shoulders
-pt looks straight ahead

6

Lateral CSpine
SS
(3)

-C1-T1 In true lateral
-Apophyseal joints of C3-7 open
-Sella tursica included

7

AP Cspine
IR
SID

8x10 LW
40"

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AP CSpine
CR

Angle 15-20° cephalic to C4

9

AP CSpine
PP
(4)

-MSP ⊥ to table
-True AP (mouth closed)
-Line up junction of lips
-Mastoid tip ⊥ to table

10

AP CSpine
SS
(3)

-C3-T1
-Open intervertebral disk spaces
-Base of skull and mandible SI

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Special AP CSpine technique

collimate into skin line

12

Other name for AP Cspine

AP Axial

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AP Open Mouth
IR
SID

8x10 LW or CW (tight collimation)
40"

14

AP Open Mouth
CR

⊥ to body of C2

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AP Open Mouth
PP
(3)

-MSP ⊥ to IR
-Tip of upper teeth and base of skull ⊥ to IR
-Open mouth as wide as possible

16

AP Open Mouth
SS
(3)

-body and dens of C2
-Lateral masses of C1
-Apophyseal joints of C1-2

17

Phototiming for AP Open Mouth

FREAKING NONE

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PA Obliques
IR
SID

8x10 LW
72"

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PA Obliques
CR

Angle 15-20° caudal to C4

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PA Obliques
PP
(5)

-Upright PA
-Oblique body 45° look direction as oblique
-Place head true lateral
-Center spine to mid IR
-Relax shoulders

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PA Obliques
SS
(1)

Intervertebral foramen of side down and pedicles

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PA Obliques
Technique

Same as lateral CSpine

23

AP Obliques
IR
SID

8X10 LW
40"

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AP Obliques
CR

Angle 15-20° cephalic to C4

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AP Obliques
PP
(5)

-Supine AP
-Oblique body 45°
-place head true lateral
-center spine to mid IR
-Relax shoulders

26

AP Obliques
SS
(1)

Intervertebral foramen of side up and pedicles

27

AP Obliques Technique

same kV as AP

28

Fuchs
IR
SID

8x10 LW OR CW
40"

29

Fuchs
CR

// to MML directed just inferior to mentum

30

Fuchs
PP
(3)

Supine
True AP
Tip chin up until MML is as near ⊥ to table as possible

31

Fuchs
IR
SID

8x10 LW CW
40"

31

Fuchs
SS
(1)

Demos dens of C2 within foramen magnum of skull

32

Fuchs
CR

// to MML directed just inferior to mentum

33

Fuchs
PP
(3)

Supine
True AP
Tip chin up until MML is as near perp to table as possible