Foot AP/dorsi planter view

Clinical indication:

Fractures, lesion

Region:

Foot

Patient’s Position:

The patient is seated on the xray table with, with the affected knee and hip flexed.

The sole of affected foot is placed on the cassette.

Cassette:

Size: 10”x12” Orientation: Portrait

FFD/SID:

100cm

Central ray:

The central beam is directed over the base of third metatarsal.

The xray tube is angulated 10°-15° cranially when the cassette is flat on the table.

Respiration:

Normal

Exposure Exposure factors:

60kVp 4mAs

Collimation:

Include proximal ankle and outer skin margins of foot.

AP/dorsi planter view

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