Lateral Decubitus Position (AP Projection):abdomen Ch.4

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Abdomen Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the minum amount of minutes does a pt has to be  on thier side before exposure
  • 2. 
    What is the mAs for this position
  • 3. 
    What is the IR size for this position
    • A. 

      8x10

    • B. 

      10x12

    • C. 

      11x14

    • D. 

      14x17

  • 4. 
    The structures shown on x-ray should include air filled stomach and loops of bowel and airl fluid leives it should also include bilateral_______
  • 5. 
    The kV for this position
    • A. 

      70-125

    • B. 

      80-110

    • C. 

      70-80

    • D. 

      60-90

  • 6. 
    The exposure is taken at the end of inspiration
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    The CR is located at what SID
  • 8. 
    Sheilding goes on males
    • A. 

      Gonads

    • B. 

      Waist

    • C. 

      Chest

  • 9. 
    Right lateral decubitus best visualizes free  intraperitioneal air in the area of the liver and the right upper  adomen from the gastric bubble
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Pt is how many inches above iliac crest
  • 11. 
    Automatic exposure control  (AEC) is
    • A. 

      Left

    • B. 

      Right

    • C. 

      Center

  • 12. 
    Another name for Patient's position is called lateral recumbent
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False