Pediatric Extremities

Ext UHR Spiral

RangeUHR < 15 kg
AuthorSiemens Medical Systems
Reference SourcePersonal Communication
Scanner UsedSiemens Somatom Plus-4 Volume Zoom
ModeSpiral
kV / mAs120 / 20
Scan Time / Rot. Time45.68 / 0.75
Slice Mode / Slice / Coll. SliceFast / 0.5 / 0.5
Feed / Rot1
Pitch2
Feed / ScanNA
Cycle TimeNA
Topo pos. / DirectionNA / cr-ca
Recon Incr.0.3
Kernel U80u
FOV150
WindowBONE 2000/400
Comment:
  • If 15-34 kg, use 35 mAs.
  • If 35-54 kg, use 55 mAs.
  • If > 55 kg, use 80 mAs