The CR for an AP upright abdomen is:
b. 72 inches SID.
10 degrees caudad.
The breathing technique for both the AP upright and the AP supine abdomen is:
a. Normal breathing.
b. Suspended expiration.
Suspended inspiration after the second inspiration.
d. Suspended respiration.
The proper part position for an AP supine abdomen is:
a. The median plane perpendicular and over the centerline of the film; the legs
are extended with support under the knees.
b. The patient upright; the median plane is perpendicular and over the centerline
of the film.
The patient upright, left side against film; median plane parallel to film; weight
evenly distributed; part centered.
d. Patient upright, weight evenly distributed; chin on film holder; hands on hips;
shoulder forward without raising them; median plane perpendicular to film;