Hand Position for Postural Drainage

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Hand position for postural drainage

Illustration adapted with permission from the University of Wisconsin Medical School.

Bend your hand at your knuckles, and keep your fingers and thumb together. Form a "cup" with your hand.

ByHealthwise Staff

Primary Medical Reviewer John Pope, MD - Pediatrics

Specialist Medical Reviewer Catherine O'Malley, RRT - Respiratory Therapy

Current as ofSeptember 9, 2014

Current as of: September 9, 2014

Author: Healthwise Staff

Medical Review: John Pope, MD - Pediatrics & Catherine O'Malley, RRT - Respiratory Therapy