Flashcards in Chapter 6 Lifting & Moving Patients Deck (8)
defined as the safest and most efficient method of using your body to gain a mechanical advantage.
should be performed when there is an immediate danger to the patient and the rescuer.
another extreme of poor posture is slouch or __________.
one extreme of poor posture is sway back or excessive_______.
when there is no immediate life threat to the patient and the patient can be move in normal manner.
a grip with your palm and fingers should come into complete contact with the object and all fingers should be bent at the same angle
is the best defense against injury and protects the patient with a safe and stable move.