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Radiology Positioning

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Section 1

Question Answer
Projectiondirection or path of the CR as it enters and exists the body
PAPosterior- Anterior
APAnterior- Posterior
Positionswhich part is closets to IR
Supinelying on back
Pronelying on stomach
Trendelenburghead lower than feet
Fowler'sfeet lower than head
Sim'spatient lying on left anterior side bring leg forward
Lithotomyrecumbent with knees and hips flexed and thighs abducted
memorize

Section 2

Question Answer
Lateral Positionside view described by side closets to IR
RAO=LPO
LAO=RPO
Decubituslying down with a horizontal beam
Axial Projectionangled long axis of body- parallel
Semi- axialany angle along long axis of body- not parallel
Inferiosuperior axial projectionCR enters below and exists above
memorize

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