prone pressure method
a method of artificial respiration in which the patient is placed face downward, pressure then being rhythmically applied with the hands to the lower part of the thorax.
Words nearby prone pressure method
Also called Schafer method, Schafer's method.
Definition for schafer method (2 of 2)
or Schafer's Method
[ shey-fer ]
/ ˈʃeɪ fər /
Origin of Schafer method
named after Sir Edward A. Sharpey-Schafer (1850–1935), English physiologist
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