Specific Anatomic RegionHead / Neck
ApplicationAngioHead
AuthorElliot K. Fishman, MD
Reference SourceJHU protocol
Scanner UsedSiemens Somatom Sensation 16
KV / Effective mAs / Rotation time (sec) 120 / 200 / .5
Detector Collimation (mm) 0.75
Slice Thickness (mm) 0.75
Feed / Rotation (mm) 6.8
Kernel H10
Increment (mm)0.5
Image Orderca-cr
Oral ContrastN/A
IV Contrast Volume and Type100-120 cc Omnipaque 350
Injection Rate3-4 cc/ sec
Scan Delay (sec)15-18 sec
3D Technique UsedVRT plus MIP (InSpace)
Comment: -2nd Recon: 3mmx3mm for filming! (ST) Kernal 20
3rd Recon: 3x3 bone for filming! Kernal 45