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Positioning patient (procedure)

Known as: Patient Positioning, positioning patient, Positionings, Patient 
Moving a patient into a specific position or POSTURE to facilitate examination, surgery, or for therapeutic purposes.
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Highly Cited
2017
Highly Cited
2017
Purpose Interests have been rapidly growing in the field of radiotherapy to replace CT with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), due… Expand
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Review
2014
Review
2014
Positioning patients for spine surgery is pivotal for optimal operating conditions and operative-site exposure. During spine… Expand
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2011
Review
2011
Nowadays, conventional or digitalized teleradiography remains the most commonly used tool for the study of the sagittal balance… Expand
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Review
2010
Review
2010
PURPOSE To derive recommendations for routine practice and clinical trials for techniques used in high-dose, high-precision… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Tube current modulation was designed to reduce radiation dose in CT imaging while maintaining overall image quality. This study… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Precise evaluation of acetabular cup version is necessary for patients with recurrent hip dislocation after THA. We… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
PURPOSE To quantify and describe the real-time movement of the prostate gland in a large data set of patients treated with… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Positioning of the surgical patient is an important part of anesthesia care and attention to the physical and physiologic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVE The objective of this study is to introduce a new radiosurgical device, the Leksell Gamma Knife Perfexion (Elekta… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
PURPOSE To measure the patient positioning and prostate motion variability and to estimate its influence on the calculated 3D… Expand
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