Trendelenburg position

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Tren·de·len·burg po·si·tion

n. posición de Trendelenburg, posición del paciente en la cual la cabeza descansa en un nivel más bajo que el tronco y las extremidades inferiores.
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Position the morbidly obese patient in the semi-Fowler's or reverse Trendelenburg position at 45[degrees] to protect the airway.
The following four measurements of the CSA of the IJV and the SCV were made with the probe held in the same position: 1) baseline in the supine position (control), 2) Trendelenburg position 15[degrees], 3) reverse Trendelenburg position 15[degrees] and 4) passive leg elevation 50[degrees].
Fonar introduced the first-ever magnetic resonance angiography and cines of the beating heart in the standing, sitting, obliquely oriented, and reverse Trendelenburg positions at the recent annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America.
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