Body habitus refers to the body’s physical appearance, it is also referred to as Body built Sthenic ü athletic build ü average ü similar to hypersthenic but modified by elongation of abdomen and thorax ü 50% of population Hypersthenic ü body is large and heavy ü bony...Continue reading »
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Before contrast media is withdrawn from any vial or bottle, confirmation of the correct contents of the container, route of administration, amount to be administered, and expiration date is imperative. Water-soluble, iodinated contrast media is used for radiographic examinations of the urinary system. This type of contrast medium...Continue reading »
Did you know that human skull has different shapes? For Radiologic Technologists and Radiologists, identifying these differences in the shape of the skull is vital especially during radiographic positioning technique. Below are the most common Skull shapes and their brief description: Mesocephaly – average type of skull Brachycephaly...Continue reading »