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How to Use Auto Field of View (FOV)

How to Use Auto Field of View (FOV) step by step

How to Use Auto Field of View (FoV) Computed Tomography 1. Auto Field of View (FoV) automatically resizes the displayed field of view (graphical scan range box) to best accommodate the size of the current patient. Auto FoV saves time in setting up patient studies and promotes scan consistency. 2. Only recon ranges that have Auto FoV turned on will be affected. These protocols have Auto FoV enabled by default:  Head  Shoulder  Abdomen  Pelvis Extremity   Body Angio  Trauma 3. Once a topogram is scanned, the FoV is adapted automatically to the body contours. If you move the range along the Z-axis, the XY contours update in real time. Hototal TERY, PATIENT CT 20100 12.Dep 196 12-Sep-2012 19:10:00.94 IMAS TOP Hospital TEST, PATIENT Hoagieal TEST, PATIENT Detrition AS 01234507 -12-Sep-19 Denniton AS 20100 0123456 -12-Sep-1902 HTP 12-Sep.2012 EP 10.00 06.04 12-Sep-2012 10.10:00.94 1 MAI TOP 1 4. If needed, the FoV can be adapted manually. Auto FoV is then temporarily switched off for that scan/reconstruction. SIEMENS siemens.com/healthineers Healthineers Job Aid | How to Use Auto Field of View (FoV) Effective Date: 8/16/2016 | Quality 365 Please note that the learning material is for training purposes only! For the proper use of the software or hardware, please always use the Operator Manual or Instructions for Use (hereinafter collectively "Operator Manual") issued by Siemens Healthineers. This material is to be used as training material only and shall by no means substitute the Operator Manual. Any material used in this training will not be updated on a regular basis and does not necessarily reflect the latest version of the software and hardware available at the time of the training. The Operator's Manual shall be used as your main reference, in particular for relevant safety information like warnings and cautions. Note: Some functions shown in this material are optional and might not be part of your system. Certain products, product related claims or functionalities (hereinafter collectively "Functionality") may not (yet) be commercially available in your country. Due to regulatory requirements, the future availability of said Functionalities in any specific country is not guaranteed. Please contact your local Siemens Healthineers sales representative for the most current information. The reproduction, transmission or distribution of this training or its contents is not permitted without express written authority. Offenders will be liable for damages. All names and data of patients, parameters and configuration dependent designations are fictional and examples only. All rights, including rights created by patent grant or registration of a utility model or design, are reserved. Copyright @ Siemens Healthcare GmbH ...... ........... Siemens Healthineers Headquarters Siemens Healthcare GmbH Henkestr. 127 91052 Erlangen, Germany Telephone: +49 9131 84-0 siemens.com/healthineers Siemens Healthineers Services Page 2 of 2