Textbook of Radiographic Positioning and Related Anatomy - Pageburst E-Book on VitalSource (Retail Access Card), 7th Edition

Textbook of Radiographic Positioning and Related Anatomy - Pageburst E-Book on VitalSource (Retail Access Card)

7th Edition

By Kenneth L. Bontrager, MA, RT(R) and John Lampignano, MEd, RT(R) (CT), Gateway Community College, Phoenix, AZ


1. General Anatomy, Terminology and Positioning Principles

2. Image Quality, Digital Technology, and Radiation Protection

3. Chest

4. Abdomen

5. Upper Limb -- NEW positions for trauma and orthopedic applications

6. Humerus and Shoulder Girdle -- NEW humerus and shoulder projections

7. Lower Limb -- NEW positions for trauma and orthopedic applications

8. Femur and Pelvic Girdle

9. Cervical and Thoracic Spine

10. Lumbar Spine, Sacrum, and Coccyx

11. Bony Thorax: Sternum and Ribs

12. Skull and Cranial Bones

13. Facial Bones and Paranasal Sinuses

14. Biliary Tract and Upper Gastrointestinal System

15. Lower Gastrointestinal System

16. Urinary System and Venipuncture -- NEW simplified explanation of venipuncture procedure

17. Mammography and Bone Densitometry -- NEW section on bone densitometry

18. Trauma, Mobile, and Surgical Radiography

19. Pediatric Radiography

20. Angiography and Interventional Procedures -- NEW updated vascular and nonvascular procedures

21. Computed Tomography

22. Additional Diagnostic Procedures

23. Additional Diagnostic and Therapeutic Modalities


Appendix A - ARRT Code of Ethics -- NEW

Appendix B - Protocol for Diagnostic Radiographic Procedures -- NEW

Appendix C - Answer Key: Radiographs for Critique

Index