log roll

log roll

Etymology: ME, logge + L, roto, turn around
a maneuver used to turn a reclining patient from one side to the other or completely over without flexing the spinal column. The arms of the patient are folded across the chest, and the legs extended. A draw sheet under the patient is manipulated by attending health care team members or nursing personnel to facilitate the procedure.
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log roll

An assessment maneuver in which the hip joint is internally and externally rotated while the patient is lying on his or her back with the lower extremity extended. Pain during the maneuver is indicative of joint disease in the hip.
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in the garden itself, the retaining structure, which was log roll, has fallen away creating slippage.
The inflatable adventure, which is suitable for children aged 12 and over, includes a giant octopus challenge, mangle squeeze, soft ball pond with a log roll challenge, giant angle fish basher and seahorse basher.
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Most common is the log roll - a series of half-sliced logs wired together to create a barrier.
Log roll, FABER Patrick, and FADIR (hip impingement) tests were all exquisitely painful with soft end feel restriction associated with muscular guarding rather than with a hard end feel restriction suggestive of joint pathology.
The topics which were discussed in detail included Local Trauma Perspective, PTC System and ABCDE of Trauma, Airway and Breathing, Basic Airway, Advanced Airway, Chest Drain, C-Spine control and Log Roll, Head and Spinal Injuries, Limb injuries, Burns management.
So we took that off and another motorist helped me carefully log roll him to get his backpack off to make him more comfortable.
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The patient is generally anaesthetised in the supine position and moved into the prone position by a safe log roll.
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