Drainage used in bronchiectasis and lung abscess. The patient's body is
positioned so that the ... Chest percussion is performed by clapping the back or
chest with a cupped hand. Alternatively, ...
Postural drainage is one way to help treat breathing problems due to swelling
and too much mucus in the airways of the lungs. With postural drainage, you get
Postural Drainage and Percussion (PD & P), also known as chest physical ...
PERFORMING PD & P ... Postural drainage uses gravity to help move mucus
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May 19, 2009 ... all positions to clear the air way of the lungs from sputum via gravity.
Postural Drainage, Clapping and Vibration ... Postural drainage is a method for
clearing the lungs by changing position. ... Step 4: Perform clapping if needed.
Postural drainage and chest percussion are often used together to help loosen
and remove mucus from the lungs. These airway clearance techniques help ...
Apr 1, 2016 ... To be most effective, postural drainage, which is performed by a caregiver,
should be accompanied by chest physiotherapy, which includes ...
Jul 28, 2005 ... Postural Drainage and Percussion (PD & P), also known as chest ... PD & P is
easy to perform using the techniques you will learn here. For the ...
Postural drainage and percussion (PD & P), also known as chest physical ...
Adults and older children can perform many of the procedures themselves, but ...
Postural drainage (PD) is putting yourself in certain positions, so the force of
gravity will help drain mucous from your lungs. Percussion (P) is clapping on.