Proning the Conscious Patient

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International guidelines recommend the use of proning in the management of COVID-19 patients. This video demonstrates the process for proning the conscious patient. The aim is to potentially improve the patient's breathing and reduce their oxygen requirements, which may positively impact on their risk of clinical deterioration.

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Authored by: Thomas Whittaker, East Lancashire Hospitals Trust, Digital Learning Developer
Garry Hacking, East Lancashire Hospitals Trust, Acute Care Team
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First contributed: 07 August 2020
Audience access level: Full user


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