on your left side may be good; or your toddler may assume a sitting, kneeling or even standing position beside you as he nurses.
For example, if the client has a right lumbar scoliosis, we would place them in side-lying position
on their right side (Figure 6A).
Unlike tubing, you can wrap flex bands around your thighs, for example, and do squats from a standing position, or strengthening your hips from a side-lying position
Exercise Hip abduction from a Hip abduction from a Description #2 side-lying position side-lying position
with Figure 2B TheraBand Patient-Specific Place hand on hip to monitor for lumbopelvic rotation.
On the left side, active ROM of hip and knee was performed in side-lying position
. Aerobic phase with 10 minutes cycling on a static lower extremity cycle ergometer was performed at a comfortable speed, with the seat as high as possible.
In effect the side-lying position
described earlier is making use of reflex inhibiting patterns.
Stretching hip flexors: Start in a side-lying position
. 3 Reach back for the top foot and pull the foot towards the buttocks, keeping the knees aligned with each other.
This component of the side-lying position
is especially important as it may offer relief to those with anterior shoulder pain.
Pregnancy massage is done in the side-lying position
. Using specialized cushions or pillows, your massage therapist will work on one side of your body and then the other.
Massage can also be performed by using the side-lying position
. Most people sleep on their sides you can get really comfortable and have your spine really straight.
Higher-risk patients, such as those with fetal heart rate changes should avoid this position; in those cases, a side-lying position
will improve heart rate patterns and Apgar scores.
An alternative position for the patient who is weak is a side-lying position
with the head of the bed elevated.