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Hand Position for Postural Drainage

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Illustration adapted with permission from the University of Wisconsin Medical School.

Bend your hand at your knuckles, and keep your fingers and thumb together. Form a "cup" with your hand.

By Healthwise Staff
Primary Medical Reviewer John Pope, MD - Pediatrics
Specialist Medical Reviewer Catherine O'Malley, RRT - Respiratory Therapy
Last Revised June 9, 2011

WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise

Last Updated: June 09, 2011
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