The position of the spine in the recovery position--an experimental comparison between the lateral recovery position and the modified HAINES position.
- Published Article
- Publication Date
Jun 01, 2002
The modified HAINES position results in a more neutral position of the spine making it preferable to the lateral recovery position in the management of patients when trauma may have occurred. Further research is required to ensure that the recovery positions in use today are the best possible.
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