A supine position with the patient inclined at an angle of 45 degrees; so that the pelvis is higher than the head, used during and after operations in the pelvis or for shock.
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Wednesday Winner: Proprioception
Today’s Word of the Day was chosen by RaghuRam K. from Chennai, India! Proprioception means “perception governed by physiological receptors, as awareness of the position of one’s body.” Submit your favorite word here and it could be chosen as one of our Word of the Day selections! #WordOfTheDay – proprioception: http://t.co/r2hrlGRxVw @dictionarycom I always know where my body is — Chet (@ChetShirle) July 8, 2015
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