TITLE

recovery position

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1861
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "recovery position" is presented. It refers to the position in which an unconscious, breathing patient is placed to protect him from airway occlusion or aspiration of fluids inside his lungs.
ACCESSION #
21243627

 

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