"Patient Positioning" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Moving a patient into a specific position or POSTURE to facilitate examination, surgery, or for therapeutic purposes.
- Patient Positioning
- Patient Positionings
- Positioning, Patient
- Positionings, Patient
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Patient Positioning".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Patient Positioning".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Patient Positioning" by people in Profiles.
Caring for Critically Ill Adults With Coronavirus Disease 2019 in a PICU: Recommendations by Dual Trained Intensivists. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2020 07; 21(7):607-619.