Assessment Of Missile Type And Location In The Body

As in all of radiology, localization requires two views at 90°, or a tomographic image. CT of the head and body is often useful for analysis of bullet path. 8

The CT digital scout radiograph, which can be used for missile localization, usually can be taken in anteroposterior and lateral projections without moving the patient. The ability to manipulate the display window and center enables visualization of bullets seen through dense structures, such as the shoulders and pelvis.

Essentials of Human Physiology

Essentials of Human Physiology

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