The breathing technique for an RAO sternum is:
a. Suspended respiration.
b. Normal breathing.
d. Suspended inspiration.
What is the technical factor for the RAO sternum?
a. 10 X 12 LW B.
b. 10 X 12 LW NB.
8 X 10 B.
d. 8 X 10 NB.
The technical factor for the lateral sternum is:
a. 10 x 12 LW NB.
b. 10 X 12 LW B.
8 X 10 LW NB.
d. 8 X 10 LWB.
For a lateral sternum the part position is:
a. Left side against film; median plane perpendicular to film; weight on both feet.
b. Median plane to film midline; shoulders rotated anteriorly; chin raised.
Median plane parallel to film; sternum over film centerline; shoulders drawn
d. Patient erect; coronal plane oblique; part centered.
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