high Fowler position

high Fow·ler po·si·tion

(hī fowl'ĕr pŏ-zish'ŏn)
Patient position in which the head of the bed is raised to a 90 degree angle.
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Nursing care first involves stopping Brian's epistaxis by placing him in a high Fowler position. Direct pressure should be applied to the nostrils just below the bridge of the nose.

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