Trendelenburg position

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Related to Trendelenburg positions: reverse Trendelenburg, lithotomy positions
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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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4%) in our study were female and had similar CSAs in the supine and Trendelenburg positions.
We measured the CSA of the right IJV two different conditions in a sealed envelope were applied in random order: State 0, table flat (no tilt), with the patients in the supine position, and State T, in which the operating table was tilted 20 to the Trendelenburg position.
Following implementation of a robotics program at a large university hospital, a quality improvement initiative was developed to evaluate the effectiveness of two positioning devices in protecting skin integrity and minimizing the amount of sliding that occurs when patients are placed in steep Trendelenburg positions.
In their study (N=31), researchers found the steep Trendelenburg position required to perform the procedure resulted in expected stresses on cerebrovascular, cardiovascular, and respiratory condition, but patients' physiological parameters returned to normal soon after being moved to a supine position.
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.
Fonar officials 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.
1994) The effect of Trendelenhurg and modified Trendelenburg positions on cardiac output, blood pressure and oxygenation: a preliminary study.
Her blood pressure was very low so the bed was tilted, making the patient's head lower than her legs, ie the Trendelenburg position.
They can also be configured into Trendelenburg and Reverse Trendelenburg positions.
Included in this review are studies that examined intracranial hemodynamic management using head elevation, the flat supine and Trendelenburg positions.
Positions tested were 0 degrees (supine) and in the Trendelenburg position with the head down 30 degrees; a neutral head and neck alignment were maintained throughout the position changes.
FONAR is delighted to introduce the first-ever MR angiography and cines of the beating heart in the standing, sitting, obliquely oriented or reverse Trendelenburg positions at RSNA.