anteroposterior position


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anteroposterior position

A radiographical examination position in which the central ray enters the front of the body and exits from the back.
See also: position
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The variable anteroposterior position of the retroperitoneal colon to the kidneys.
Participants were deemed ready to continue when they could maintain the anteroposterior position of the CoP while shifting the CoP to each of the mediolateral goal positions.
Synchronized DC shocks are administered in the anteroapical position starting at 100 Joules once and, if unsuccessful, progressing to 200 J once, then 360 J three times, and finally administering 360 J by the anteroposterior position.

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