A Guide to Mobile Chest X-rays for Thoracic and Cardiac Care

Liverpool Heart & Chest Hospital Shares their “O to U Approach” for capturing high quality diagnostic AP images

Mobile chest X-rays performed in the antero-posterior (AP) projection has always been considered an inferior examination to the more standard posterior-aneterior (PA) projection. However, for critically ill patients, at times an AP image is the only option.

By applying a structured technique – our O to U Approach – and with the aid of our four CARESTREAM DRX-Revolution mobile X-ray machines, we are able to achieve an optimum mobile chest image. Continue reading