Fracture, bone lesion, foreign body osteoarthritis
The patient is in standing position with back against the upright Bucky.
The affected arm is abducted and centered to the upright detector.
The arm is slight rotated externally to get the true anatomical position, if possible.
Size: 14’’x17’’ Orientation: Portrait
Central ray towards mid of the humerus
Yes (but this may vary)
Collimate superiorly to the skin margins above the glenohumeral joint, inferior to the distal humerus including elbow joint and laterally to skin margins