Chapman & Nakielny’s Guide to Radiological Procedures

  Chapman and Nakielny’s Guide to Radiological Procedures has become the classic, concise guide to the common procedures in imaging on which a radiology trainee will be expected to be familiar. Now fully revised and updated in line with current practice, it will also prove invaluable to the wider clinical team that now delivers modern […]

Basic Physics and Technology of Medical Diagnostic Ultrasound

  Medical Diagnostic Ultrasound 1.1 INTRODUCTION AND OBJECTIVES Ultrasound now ranks as a major diagnostic tool in medicine. Its applications are constantly expanding to new areas of the body with novel examination procedures being … Author: Matthew Hussey Publisher: Palgrave Category: Diagnosis, Ultrasonic Page: 236

Applied Radiological Anatomy second Edition

  This expanded new, full colour edition of the classic Applied Radiological Anatomy is an exhaustive yet practical imaging resource of every organ system using all diagnostic modalities. Every illustration has been replaced, providing the most accurate and up-to-date radiographic scans available. Features of the second edition: • Completely new radiographic images throughout, giving the […]

Abdominal ultrasound – Step by step

  Fully master the basic principles and applications of abdominal ultrasound Praise for this book: This book appears to be a useful tool for different levels of users — not just physicians. The topics provide information on best approaches for beginners while the illustrations better define acquisition data and may be helpful to individuals with […]

X-ray Views.

X-ray Views To capture a perfect X-ray image a radiographer or radiology technician should know about all the techniques to do an X-ray. Patient’s Positioning, imaging techniques, exposure factors, collimation and other things impact on the X-ray image. However, to perform each and every image there is a process in this page you will find […]

Shoulder/Scapula lateral “Y” view

Shoulder/Scapula lateral “Y” view

Shoulder/Scapula lateral “Y” view Clinical indication: Scapula fracture, dislocations, coracoid acromion process Region: Scapula Patient’s Position: Patient is in standing or sitting position with facing upright IR. The patient is rotated in anterior oblique position so the anterior portion of shoulder will touch the IR Scapula will end on the IR Cassette: Size: 8’’x10’’ Orientation: Portrait FFD/SID: 100cm […]

Shoulder AP View

Shoulder AP View

Shoulder AP View Clinical indication: Fracture, dislocations Region: Clavicle, superior scapula, coracoid process, glenohumeral joint, acromioclavicular joint, sternoclavicular joint Patient’s Position: Patient is in standing position with back to upright IR. Mid coronal plane of patient should parallel to IR. Glenohumeral joint is the center of the IR Patient is slightly rotated towards the affected […]

Hip AP view

Pelvis AP View

Hip AP view Clinical indication: Fracture, dislocations, arthritis Region: Hip Patient’s Position: Patient is supine on the xray table. Place the patient’s hand on the chest. Make sure that there is no rotation. Rotate both legs and feet internally 15°-20° Cassette: Size: 10’’x12’’ Orientation: Portrait FFD/SID: 100cm Central ray: Central ray is directed towards midway between pubis symphysis […]

Pelvis AP View

Pelvis AP View

Pelvis AP View Clinical indication: Fracture, dislocations Region: Femoral head and neck, sacrum and coccyx, pelvic girdle Patient’s Position: Patient is supine on the xray table. Place the patient’s hand on the chest. Make sure that there is no rotation. Rotate both legs and feet internally 15°-20° Cassette: Size: 14’’x17’’ Orientation: Landscape FFD/SID: 100cm Central ray: Central ray […]

Coccyx lateral view

Coccyx lateral view

Coccyx lateral view Clinical indication: Pathology of coccyx Region: Entire coccyx Patient’s Position: Patient is placed in lateral recumbent position on the xray table. Knees are flexed. Make sure the pelvis and torso are in true lateral position Align the long axis of the coccyx to the midline of the table and cassette Place the […]