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*  Supine position
Studies and evidence show that OSA related to sleeping in the supine position is related to the airway positioning, reduced ... Anatomical position Lying position Prone position Sleep paralysis Rothrock, J. C. (2007) Alexander's Care of the Patient in ... is said to be attributable to having babies sleep in the supine position. It is believed that in the prone position babies are ... The supine position (/səˈpaɪn/ or /ˈsuːpaɪn/) means lying horizontally with the face and torso facing up, as opposed to the ...
*  Functional residual capacity
Obese patients will have a lower FRC in the supine position due to the added tissue weight opposing the outward recoil of the ...
*  Afternoon of a Faun (Robbins)
He returns to his initial supine position. Playbill, NYCB, Thursday, May 15, 2008 To whom Jerome Robbins dedicated this ballet ...
*  Childbirth in India
The remaining 24 percent birthed in the supine position. Eating and drinking customs, as well as rest, activity, and movement ... Sleep positions, eating habits, and level of activity are all influenced by the views of older women of the family. Aside from ... Two thousand years ago, the position of women in the Hindu society was described as, "a woman should never be independent. Her ... If educated properly on birthing positions, sanitary practices, weighing of the baby, maintaining adequate newborn body ...
*  1987 in the Netherlands
He advises to put infants in the supine position. October 28: A bomb incident occurs during the EC qualification match between ...
*  Street luge
Other than the supine riding position and very high speeds (70-102 mph / 112-164 km/h), street luge has little relation to its ... Source Street lugers ride boards in the supine position. The design of these boards is based on the rules set forth from ... points for each finishing position in several heats) Mass runs, with up to 20 racers at a time (positions are decided by the ... Most contestants were standing up; however, an opening in the rules enabled riders to choose their own board position, ...
*  Cardiopulmonary resuscitation
Standard CPR is performed with the person in supine position. Prone CPR or reverse CPR is CPR performed on a person lying on ... When the patient cannot be placed in the supine position, it may be reasonable for rescuers to provide CPR with the patient in ... The American Heart Association's current guideline recommends to perform CPR in the supine position, and limits prone CPR to ... Wei J, Tung D, Sue SH, Wu SV, Chuang YC, Chang CY (21 July 2005). "Cardiopulmonary resuscitation in prone position: a ...
*  Leo George Rigler
Spontaneous pneumoperitoneum: a roentgenologic sign found in the supine position. Radiology 1941; 37: 604-607. "Memorial: Leo G ... He became the first full-time chairman of radiology at the University of Minnesota in 1933 at the age of 37, a position he held ...
*  Free flap breast reconstruction
Bilateral flap harvest is possible with patient in supine position. The scar is well hidden in the groin crease. Another ... Flap dissection is possible with the patient in prone position. The donor-site defect appears to be more acceptable than with ... Advantages A rather long pedicle located at the edge of the flap, making the flap very versatile in its positioning ... The flap is usually harvested in the prone or lateral decubitus position necessitating turning of the patient during surgery. ...
*  Apicoaortic Conduit
The patient is placed on the table in the supine position. Anesthesia is induced, and the patient is intubated with a double- ... The patient is positioned with his or her left side up (see figure). A left anterior-lateral thoracotomy is performed between ...
*  Central pattern generator
These measurements were performed in supine position, thus minimizing peripheral feedback. Subsequent studies showed that these ... After 17 years, the subject found that when lying supine and extending his hips, his lower extremities underwent step-like ... This study describes the differences in gait and body position of cats walking uphill, downhill and on level surfaces. ...
*  Swaddling
... may even increases the risk when babies sleep in the prone position; it reduces the risk if they sleep in the supine ... which may promote the supine position for infant sleep. Journal of Pediatrics, 141, S. 398-404. Gilbert, R., Rudd, P; Berry, P ... studies indicate that swaddling helps babies fall asleep and to remain asleep and helps to keep the baby in a supine position, ... 2002). See also Task Force on Infant Sleep Position and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (2000), p. 654. See Yurdakok et al. (1990 ...
*  Castell's sign
Castell's method involves first placing the patient in the supine position. With the patient in full inspiration and then full ...
*  Breastfeeding
... - Semi-reclining position. Breastfeeding - Side-lying position. Breastfeeding - Supine position. Breastfeeding - ... Babies can successfully latch on to the breast from multiple positions. Each baby may prefer a particular position. The " ... Breastfeeding - Twins, parallel position II. Latching on refers to how the baby fastens onto the breast while breastfeeding. A ... "Positions and Tips for Making Breastfeeding Work". BabyCenter.com. Archived from the original on 27 October 2014. Retrieved 27 ...
*  Cough
Another cause of cough occurring preferentially in supine position is recurrent aspiration. Given its irritant nature to mammal ...
*  Rhythmic movement disorder
head rolling, where the head is moved laterally while in a supine position. Other less common muscle movements include: body ... where the whole body is moved laterally while in a supine position. leg rolling, where one or both legs are moved laterally. ... The position of the body during sleep may determine which motor symptom is displayed. For example, Anderson et al. reported ... showed entire body rolling movements while sleeping on his side while displaying head rolling movements when sleeping supine. ...
*  Woldemar Kernig
Today patients are put into a supine position instead of being seated upright. List of Baltic German scientists Saberi, Asif; ...
*  Cataract surgery
Then the patient :should lie down in supine position in a peaceful chamber. He should avoid belching, coughing, sneezing, ... 57-61ab: In moderate season, after unction and sudation, the patient should be positioned and held firmly while gazing at his ... holding the instrument properly in position. Then the pupillary circle should be scraped with the tip of the instrument while ...
*  Abdominal reflex
Make the subject lie down comfortably on a bed in the supine position. Uncover the abdomen and see that his abdominal muscles ...
*  Loin pain hematuria syndrome
Sleep can be difficult because the supine position increases pressure on the flank. The onset of pain is often associated with ...
*  Bronchoscopy
A flexible bronchoscope is inserted with the patient in a sitting or supine position. Once the bronchoscope is inserted into ...
*  Transoral robotic surgery
To begin a TORS/TORSA procedure, the patient is anesthetized in the supine position. A retractor is used to open the mouth to ...
*  Abdominal x-ray
The standard abdominal X-ray protocol is usually a single anteroposterior projection in supine position. Special projections ... A KUB is a plain frontal supine radiograph of the abdomen. It is often supplemented by an upright PA view of the chest (to rule ... The KUB is also used to assess positioning of indwelling devices such as ureteric stents and nasogastric tubes. KUB is also ... Frank, Eugene D.; Long, Bruce W.; Smith, Barbara J. (2012). Merrill's Atlas of Radiographic Positioning & Procedures (12 ed.). ...
*  Inferior vena cava syndrome
All of these issues can arise from lying in the supine position during late pregnancy which can cause compression of the ... 90% of women lying in the supine position during pregnancy experience inferior vena cava syndrome; however, not all of the ... Supine hypotensive syndrome Obstruction by deep vein thrombosis or tumors (most commonly renal cell carcinoma) Compression ... This is quite common during the third trimester of pregnancy when the uterus compresses the vein in the right side position. ...
*  Williams Flexion Exercises
These exercises were performed in the supine position on a floor or other flat surface. There were variations, but the primary ... Do the pelvic tilt (exercise 1) and, while holding this position, slowly curl your head and shoulders off the floor. Hold ... Return slowly to the starting position. Hamstring stretch. Start in long sitting with toes directed toward the ceiling and ... McKenzie suggested that all spinal pain can be attributed to alteration of the position of the disc's nucleus pulposus, in ...
*  Robo One
... and rising from both a supine and prone positions. This is followed by a 2-minute autonomous demonstration judged by a panel of ...
*  Bridge (grappling)
The bridge is a grappling move performed from a supine position, lying down face-up. It involves lifting the pelvis off the ... to dislodge or flip an opponent who has established a position on top. The bridge is also a common exercise position. This ... and is commonly used in attempting to dislodge an opponent in mounted position. Crab (posture) Bridge (exercise). ...