Reversal of nostril dominance by posture.

  title={Reversal of nostril dominance by posture.},
  author={Satagopam Mitti Mohan},
  journal={Journal of the Indian Medical Association},
  volume={89 4},
Reflex reversal of differential air flow through nostrils (DAFTN) by the adoption of suitable lateral recumbent position was studied in male Nigerian subjects. The subjects who demonstrated more air flow through the left nostril initially in the supine position, adopted left lateral recumbent (LLR) position which brought the decongested left nostril to the down-side and the congested right nostril to the upside. Within 3 to 4 minutes after the adoption of LLR position, the air flow through the… CONTINUE READING