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A sitting position in bed with head elevated at 45º - 65º

Fowler's Position

2

Rubbing: the force that opposes motion

Friction

3

The way a person walks

Gait

4

A sitting position in bed with head elevated 60º - 90º

High Fowler's Position

5

Lack of blood supply to a body part

ischemia

6

Aspiration of a sample of liver tissue for laboratory study

Liver biopsy

7

insertion of a needle into the subarachnoid space of the spinal canal to withdraw cerebral spinal fluid

Lumbar puncture

8

Nonliving (dead) cells or tissue

Necrotic

9

Decrease in blood pressure related to change of position

Orthostatic hypotension

10

Lying on the abdomen with the face turned to one side

Prone position

11

A sitting position in bed with head elevated 15º - 45º.  Typically 30º

Semi-Fowler's Position

(Low-Fowler's)

12

Semi-prone position

Sims position

13

Lying on the back with face upward and without support for head and shoulders

Supine position

14

Removal of fluid or air from the pleural cavity

Thoracentesis

15

A bed position with the head of the bed lowered and feet raised

Trendelenburg position