Pronated Olblique View


    - used to image the scaphoid, triquetrum, body of hamate, scapho-triquetral and trapezium-trapezoid joints;
    - hand rests on its ulnar border and tilts 40 to 50 degrees palmarly; fingers are slightly flexed and held together;
    - central beam is directed to the center of the carpus



Original Text by Clifford R. Wheeless, III, MD.

Last updated by Data Trace Staff on Wednesday, December 12, 2012 3:36 pm