Wrist ulnar deviation view

Clinical indication:

Fracture of scaphoid, ligament injury of radius

Region:

Carpal bone

Patient’s Position:

Patient is in sitting position. Place the patient’s hand on pronation state on IR.

Place the wrist joint on the center of IR.

Adhere the hand on IR and pose flexion position towards ulnar bone

Cassette:

Size: 8’’x10’’ Orientation: Portrait

FFD/SID:

100cm

Central ray:

Central towards the scaphoid

Grid:

No

Respiration:

Not related.

Exposure factors:

50-60kVp 3-4mAs

Collimation:

Include all structures from proximal portion of metacarpal bones to distal portion of ulna.

Wrist ulnar deviation view
Wrist ulnar deviation view

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