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Other name for Thoracic spine

Dorsal

2

Thoracic spine routine

AP
Lateral
Swimmers

3

Other name for swimmers

Twining

4

AP Thoracic Spine
IR
SID

14x17 LW
40 in

5

AP TS
CR

⊥ to T7

6

How do you find AP TS CR

3-4 in below jugular notch

7

AP TS
PP
3

Supine
True AP
Knees flexed

8

AP TS
SS
7

-C7-L1
-Thoracic vertebral bodies
-intervertebral jt spaces open
-pedicles
-spinous and transverse processes
-posterior ribs
-costovertebral joints

9

BT and Collimation for AP TS

expiration
s2s

10

AP TS
IR
SID

14x17 LW
40in

11

Lat TS
CR

⊥ T7

12

Lat TS
PP
6

Recumbent
True lateral
Knees flexed
Sponge inbetween knees
Elbows flexed and raised
Spine // to table

13

Lat TS
SS
4

T3-L1
Thoracic vertebral bodies lateral
Intervertebral joint spaces open
Intervertevral foramen open

14

Lat TS BT

Use breathing technique, long exposure time, min 2 seconds, and low mA

15

Swimmers/Twinning
IR
SID

8x10 LW
40 in

16

Swimmers CR

< 0-5° caudal to T1

17

Swimmers
PP
5

-True lat recumbent
-dependent arm (closest to IR) up
-independent arm down
-true lateral with no rotation of head/shoulders
-entire spine // to IR

18

Swimmers
SS
3

Bodies of C3-T3
Lower cervical and upper thoracic vertebral bodies
all intervertebral jt spaces projected between shoulders

19

BT Swimmers

expiration