Prospective randomized trial of post-liver biopsy recovery positions: does positioning really matter?


GOALS The goal of this study was to compare three commonly practiced post-liver biopsy recovery postures with respect to pain levels and overall patient acceptability. BACKGROUND Percutaneous liver biopsy is a valuable procedure used in the diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment of liver diseases. No standardized recovery posture exists, and no studies have… (More)