Specific Anatomic RegionBrain
ApplicationPediatric head (R/O bleed, Hydrocephalus)
AuthorJoe Cooper
Reference SourceSiemens Medical Systems
Scanner UsedSiemens Plus4 Volume Zoom
KV / mAs / Time per Rotation (sec)120/100/1
Detector Collimation (mm)2.5
Slice Thickness (mm)5
Data Reconstruction Interval (mm)5
Table Speed (mm per rotation) / Pitch8.8/3.6
Oral ContrastN/A
IV Contrast Volume and TypeN/A ( as needed)
Injection RateN/A
Scan Delay (sec)N/A
3D Technique UsedN/A
Comment:
This is your basic CT screening or follow-up protocol for a bleed or hydrocephalus.