Pediatric Head

Sinus Sequence

RangeSinus < 3y
AuthorSiemens Medical Systems
Reference SourcePersonal Communication
Scanner UsedSiemens Somatom Plus-4 Volume Zoom
ModeSequence
kV / mAs120 / 35
Scan Time / Rot. Time0.75 / 0.75
Slice Mode / Slice / Coll. SliceFast / 2.5 / 2.5
Feed / RotNA
PitchNA
Feed / Scan10
Cycle Time1.875
Topo pos. / DirectionNA / cr-ca
Recon Incr.NA0.1
Kernel H30sH70h
FOV150150
WindowSINUS SOFT TISSUE 250/40SINUS BONE
Comment:
  • If 3-8y, use 50 mAs.
  • If > 8y, use 80 mAs