Pediatric Extremities

Ext Spiral

RangeExt. < 15 kg
AuthorSiemens Medical Systems
Reference SourcePersonal Communication
Scanner UsedSiemens Somatom Plus-4 Volume Zoom
ModeSpiral
kV / mAs120 / 20
Scan Time / Rot. Time44.7 / 0.75
Slice Mode / Slice / Coll. SliceFast / 1.25 / 1VAR / 5 / 1
Feed / Rot2.7
Pitch2.7
Feed / ScanNA
Cycle TimeNA
Topo pos. / DirectionNA / cr-ca
Recon Incr.1
Kernel B60s
FOV250
WindowExtremity
Comment: For Slice Mode: Var with Slice: 5
  • if 15-34 kg use 35 mAs.
  • If 35-54 kg use 55 mAs.
  • If > 55 kg use 80 mAs