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What is the CR placement for a PA radiograph of the chest?
Perpendicular to midsagittal plane at T7.
What is the CR placement for a Lateral radiograph of the chest?
Perpendicular to mid thorax at T7.
What is the CR placement for a AP Lordotic radiograph of the chest?
If upright and leaning Perpendicular to mid sternum if supine 15-20 cephalad to mid sternum.
What is the CR placement for a Lateral upper airway radiograph?
Perpendicular to C6 or C7 midway between the laryngeal prominence of the thyroid cartilage and the jugular notch
What is the CR placement for a AP upper airway radiograph?
Perpendicular to midsagittal plane at T1-T2
What is the CR placement for an AP KUB radiograph?
CR is Perpendicular to midsagittal plane and the iliac crest
What is the CR placement for an erect Abdomen radiograph?
CR Perpendicular to midsagittal plane and 2” above the iliac crest
What is the CR placement for a Lateral Decubitus Abdomen radiograph?
CR perpendicular to midsagittal plane and 2” above the iliac crest
What is the CR placement for a Dosal Decubitus Abdomen radiograph?
CR is at midcoronal plane and 2” above the iliac crest
What is the CR placement for an erect Abdomen radiograph?
CR is Perpendicular to the midsagittal plane and xyphoid tip
What is the CR placement for a radiograph of a finger?
CR is perpendicular to proximal PIP joint
What is the CR placement for a radiograph of a Thumb?
CR is perpendicular to 1st MP joint
What is the CR placement for a radiograph of a Hand?
CR is perpendicular to 3rd MP joint
What is the CR placement for a Fan Lateral radiograph of a Hand?
CR is perpendicular to 2nd MP joint
What is the CR placement for a Lateral in extention or flextion radiograph of a Hand?
CR is perpendicular to the 2nd to 5th MP joints
What is the CR placement for a radiograph of a Wrist?
CR perpendicular to midcarpal area
What is the CR placement for a radiograph of a PA Scaphoid?
Center CR to scaphoid and angle 10-15 degrees along the long axis of the forearm and towrad the elbow
What is the CR placement for a radiograph of a PA Scaphoid in the Modified Stecher Method?
CR is perpendicular to scaphoid
What is the CR placement for a radiograph of a Forearm?
CR is perpendicular to mid forearm
What is the CR placement for a radiograph of an Elbow?
CR is perpendicular to midelbow joint
What is the CR placement for a radiograph in an acute flexion of an elbow (Jones Method)?
For the *distal humerus* the CR is perpendicular to the humerus directed to a point midway between epicondyles
For the *proximal foeram* the CR is perpendicular to the forearm directed to a point approx. 2" proximal or superior to olecranon process
What is the CR placement for a radiograph of a Humerus?
CR is perpendicular to mid point of humerus
What is the CR placement for a radiograph of a Shoulder?
CR is perpendicular to IR directed 1" inferior to coracoid process
What is the CR placement for a radiograph of an Axial Projection of the Shoulder?
Direct CR medially 25-30 degrees and centered horizontally to axilla and humeral head
What is the CR placement for a radiograph of the Glenoid Cavity?
CR is perpendicular to IR and centered to scapulohumeral joint
What is the CR placement for a radiograph of the Intertubercular (Bicipital) Groove?
CR is perpendicular to IR directed to groove area at mid anterior margin of humeral head
What is the CR placement for a radiograph of an AP Neutral Rotation Shoulder (Trauma)?
CR is perpendicular to IR and directed to midscapulohumeral joint
What is the CR placement for a radiograph of a Transthoracic Lateral Shoulder?
CR is perpendicular to IR and directed through thorax to surgical neck
What is the CR placement for a radiograph of a Shoulder (Trauma) Scapular Y view?
CR is perpendicular to IR and directed to the scapulohumeral joint
What is the CR placement for a radiograph of an AP Clavicle?
CR is perpendicular to mid clavicle
What is the CR placement for a radiograph of an AP Axial Clavicle?
CR is 15-30 degrees cephald to mid clavicle
What is the CR placement for a radiograph of AC Joints with and without weights?
CR is perpendicular to midpoint between AC Joints directed 1" abouve jugular notch
What is the CR placement for a radiograph of an AP Sacpula?
CR is perpendicular to midscapular
What is the CR placement for a radiograph of a Lateral Scapula?
CR is perpendicular to midvertebral border of scapula
What is the CR placement for an AP radiograph of the toes?
CR is angeled 10-15 degrees toward calcaneus and centered to MP joint
What is the CR placement for an Oblique radiograph of the toes?
CR is perpendicular to IR and directed to MP joint(s) in question
What is the CR placement for a Lateral radiograph of the toes?
CR is perpendicular to IR and is directed to IP joint for the 1st digit and proximal IP joint for 2nd thru 5th digits
What is the CR placement for an AP radiograph of a Foot?
CR is angled 10 degrees towards the heel
What is the CR placement for an Oblique radiograph of a Foot?
CR is perpendicular to IR directed to base of the 3rd metatarsal
What is the CR placement for a Lateral radiograph of the Foot?
CR is perpendicular to IR directed to medial cuneiform
What is the CR placement for an Axial radiograph of the Calcaneus?
CR is angled 40 Degrees cephalad from long axis of foot
What is the CR placement for a Laterl radiograph of the Calcaneus?
CR is perpendicular to IR directed to a point 1" inferior to medial malleolus
What is the CR placement for a radiograph of the Ankel?
CR is perpendicular to IR directed to a point midway between malleoli