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Anatomical Position

Erect, Facing Observer, Upper limbs at sides, Palms forward, Feet slightly apart

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Sthenic

50% - Average

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Hypersthenic

5% - Thorax is broad/deep, lungs short, heart is short/wide, diaphragm high, abdomen long

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Hyposthenic

35% - slender

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Asthenic

10% - v slender, thorax is narrow/shallow, lungs long, heart is long/narrow, diaphragm low

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Transverse

superior/inferior

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Coronal

anterior/posterior

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Sagittal

left/right

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supine

patient on back

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prone

patient on front

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Right lateral

patient stands/lies with right side towards receptor

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Left lateral

patient stands/lies with left side toward receptor

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Anterior surface of hand

Palmer aspect

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Posterior surface of hand

Dorsal aspect

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Anterior surface of food

Dorsal aspect

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Posterior surface of foot

Plantar aspect

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If patient in erect position then x ray beam =

Horizontal beam

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If patient imaged lying down then x ray beam =

Vertical beam

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towards head

cranial

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towards sacral region of spine

caudal

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superior

body parts being above others

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inferior

body parts being below others

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anterior

body parts being towards front of body

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posterior

body parts being towards back of body

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flexion

decreases angle between bones at joint

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extension

increases angle between bones at joint

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inversion

towards from midline

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eversion

away from midline

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pronation

palm facing down

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supination

palm facing up

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abduction

moving body part away from midline

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adduction

moving body part towards midline

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top row, left box - stomach regions

right hypochondriac region

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top row, middle box - stomach regions

epigastric region

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top row, right box - stomach regions

left hypochondriac region

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middle row, left box - stomach regions

right lumbar region

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middle row, middle box - stomach regions

umbilical region

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middle row, right box - stomach regions

left lumbar region

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bottom row, left box - stomach regions

right iliac region

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bottom row, middle box - stomach regions

hypogastric region

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bottom row, right box - stomach regions

left iliac region

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2 vertical lines - stomach regions

mid-clavicular lines

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top horizontal line

transpyloric line (passes through stomach)

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bottom horizontal line

transtubercular line