RADD 2501 Control Scatter - Review Questions

RADD 2501 Control Scatter - Review Questions - 5. When...

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Controlling Scatter Radiation Review 1. State at least 2 advantages of tissue compression 2. State at least 2 advantages of performing PA lumbar spine examinations instead of AP. 3. How does collimation to the film size or smaller effect the production of scatter radiation? 4. How does collimation to the smallest field size possible effect radiographic contrast?
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Unformatted text preview: 5. When collimating down significantly, what must be done to maintain radiographic density? Why? 6. How does kVp effect the production of scatter radiation? 7. State the range of optimum kVp for radiographic examinations of the spine. 8. For every 4cm of tissue thickness increase mAs should be _______________....
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