Positions

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  1. Dorsal Recumbent
    lying down on back with use of pillows
  2. Fowlers Position

    High

    Low
    • High - 90 degree
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    Semi/low 45 degree angle

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  3. Orthopneic Position
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    allows maximum chest expansion and eases breathing
  4. Sims Position

    used for?
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    used for rectal examinations
  5. Prone & Supine
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  6. Knee Chest Position

    used for..
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    rectal exams and labor patients
  7. Lithotomy Position
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    labor, Pap, etc.
  8. Trendelenburg
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    used for anaphylaaxis shock
  9. Tripod
    patient leans on knees with hands
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Positions
Updated:
2010-04-28 04:42:51
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Positions
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