the sternum l.
Download
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
The Sternum PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
The Sternum

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 20

The Sternum - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 311 Views
  • Uploaded on

The Sternum . Things to know. Cassette 10 x 12 lengthwise Shield Marker Measures 29 Breathing technique for RAO Technique 65 KV @ 45 mAs Page 344-345. Positioning . Patient erect Arms at side Position patient oblique about 15-20 degrees to the right side.

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'The Sternum' - Sophia


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
things to know
Things to know
  • Cassette 10 x 12 lengthwise
  • Shield
  • Marker
  • Measures 29
  • Breathing technique for RAO
  • Technique 65 KV @ 45 mAs
  • Page 344-345
positioning
Positioning
  • Patient erect
  • Arms at side
  • Position patient oblique about 15-20 degrees to the right side.
  • Align sternum to midline of IR
  • Place IR or light about 1 ½ inches above jugular notch.
slide4

CR perpendicular and left to midline of spine

And midway of jugular notch and xiphoid process

SID 40

collimation
Collimation
  • To sternum
  • About 5 inches wide
seen on radiograph
Seen on Radiograph
  • Sternum Visualized and superimposed on heart shadow.
  • No superimposition of vertebrae
lateral
Lateral
  • Cassette 10 x 12 lengthwise
  • Shield
  • Marker
  • Measures 29
  • Technique 70 KV @ 80 mAs
  • Hold breath on inspiration
positioning8
Positioning
  • Patient erect with side against IR
  • Shoulder and arms drawn back
  • Sternum align with midline of IR
  • Place light or IR about 1 ½ inches above jugular notch.
  • True lateral with no rotation
seen on radiograph10
Seen on Radiograph
  • Entire sternum
  • No imposition of arms or shoulders
  • Minimal overlap of soft tissue
  • No imposition of ribs
things to know12
Things to know
  • AP Flat and AP Erect
  • Cassette size 14 x 17 lengthwise
  • Marker
  • No shielding
  • Measures 17
  • Expiration
  • Page 109, 112
ap erect
AP Erect
  • Technique
  • 80@30
positioning for erect
Positioning for erect
  • Patient is erect with back against bucky
  • Center midline of body to midline of bucky
  • Arms at sides
  • IR about the level of Armpits
  • Or center of cassette is 2 inches above crest
slide15

Collimate to skin borders

if small patient

SID 40

seen on radio graph
Seen on Radio graph
  • Both diaphragms
  • Air-filled stomach
  • As much of lower abdomen as possible.
  • No rotation
flat abdomen
Flat Abdomen
  • 14 x 17 Lengthwise
  • Marker
  • Measures 17
  • Technique 70-80 KV @ 15 mAs
  • Expiration
positioning18
Positioning
  • Patient supine
  • Midline align with midline of table
  • Arms at sides
  • Legs extended
slide19

CR perpendicular to crest

SID 40

No collimation unless small

seen on radiograph20
Seen on Radiograph
  • Kidneys
  • Bladders
  • Air filled stomach
  • Symphysis pubis
  • No rotation