Specific Anatomic RegionCervical spine
ApplicationTrauma screening
AuthorFishman EK
Reference SourcePersonal Communication
Scanner UsedSiemens Plus4 Volume Zoom
KV / mAs / Time per Rotation (sec)140/200/1
Detector Collimation (mm)1
Slice Thickness (mm)1.25 or 3
Data Reconstruction Interval (mm)1 or 2
Table Speed (mm per rotation) / Pitch3/3
Oral ContrastN/A
IV Contrast Volume and TypeN/A
Injection RateN/A
Scan Delay (sec)N/A
3D Technique UsedN/A
Use the B70 (very sharp) bone filter and the B30 (soft tissue) filter.