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Flashcards in Postural drainage positions Deck (16):
1

Right apical segment of the upper lobe

Patient: Seated,
Leaning back 30-40 degrees
Percussion: Performed on the clavicles

2

Left apical segment of the upper lobe

Patient: Seated,
Leaning back 30-40 degrees
Percussion: Performed on the clavicles

3

Posterior segment of the Right upper lobe

Patient : 1/4 FROM prone laying on the L side.
Bed: Horizontal (head and shoulders on pillow).
Percussion: Performed around the medial boarder of the right scapula

4

Posterior segment of the Left upper lobe

Patient: 1/4 FROM prone laying on the R side.
Bed: Elevated to 45 degrees, head and shoulders on pillows
Percussion: Performed around the medial boarder of the right scapula

5

Lingula of the Left upper lobe

Patient: 1/4 FROM supine on the R side
Bed: Foot of bed elevated 12 inches
Percussion: Over the L chest between axilla and nipple

6

Anterior segments of the Right upper lobe

Patient: Supine
Bed: Horizontal
Percussion:Below the clavicles

7

Anterior segments of the Left upper lobe

Patient: Supine
Bed: Horizontal
Percussion:Below the clavicles

8

Right middle lobe

Patient: 1/4 FROM supine on the L side
Bed: Foot of bed elevated 12 inches
Percussion over the R chest between the axilla and the nipple

9

Superior segments of the Right Lower lobe

Patient: Prone
Bed: Horizontal
Percussion: Below the inferior boarder of the R scapula

10

Superior segments of the Left Lower lobe

Patient: Prone
Bed: Horizontal
Percussion: Below the inferior boarder of the L scapula

11

Anterior basal segments of the Left lower lobe

Patient: Supine
Bed: Foot of bed elevated 18 inches
Percussion: Over the lower ribs on the L side

12

Anterior basal segments of the Right lower lobe

Patient: Supine
Bed: Foot of bed elevated 18 inches
Percussion: Over the lower ribs on the R side

13

Posterior basal segment of the Right lower lobe

Patient: Prone
Bed: Foot of bed elevated to 18 inches
Percussion: Over the Lower R ribs

14

Posterior basal segment of the Left lower lobe

Patient: Prone
Bed: Foot of bed elevated to 18 inches
Percussion: Over the Lower L ribs

15

Lateral basal segment of the Left lower lobe

Patient: Patient in R sidelying
Bed: Foot of bed elevated 18 inches
Percussion: Over the lower ribs

16

Lateral basal segment of the Right lower lobe

Patient: Patient in L sidelying
Bed: Foot of bed elevated 18 inches
Percussion: Over the lower ribs