Specific Anatomic RegionS/C joint
ApplicationR/O infection, osteomyelitis
AuthorFishman EK
Reference SourcePersonal Communication
Scanner UsedSiemens Plus4 Volume Zoom
KV / mAs / Time per Rotation (sec)120/120/.75
Detector Collimation (mm)1
Slice Thickness (mm)1.25
Data Reconstruction Interval (mm)1
Table Speed (mm per rotation) / Pitch3.5/3.5
Oral ContrastN/A
IV Contrast Volume and Type100-120 cc of Omnipaque 350
Injection Rate2 cc/sec
Scan Delay (sec)50 sec
3D Technique UsedVolume rendering
This protocol is found in the ultra highres in the extremity protocol. Reconstruct the data also with the soft tissue (B30) algorithm, for an optimal study.