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postura di compenso a capo flesso anteriore

English translation: compensating position with head bent forward

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04:58 Feb 11, 2007
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general)
Italian term or phrase: postura di compenso a capo flesso anteriore
This patient is suffering from dysphagia and they are trying to make him assume this position while swallowing liquids.
Thanks for any help
Giovanna
giovie72
United States
Local time: 10:22
English translation:compensating position with head bent forward
Explanation:
I found an Italian med. brochure with the drawing of the position
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katy hannan
Italy
Local time: 16:22
Grading comment
Grazie mille KAty :-))
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +2compensating position with head bent forwardkaty hannan


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2 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +2
compensating position with head bent forward


Explanation:
I found an Italian med. brochure with the drawing of the position

katy hannan
Italy
Local time: 16:22
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
Grazie mille KAty :-))

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  TrueBaller
1 hr

agree  Dr Sue Levy: I would prefer "compensatory position" and perhaps "head flexion"
8 hrs
  -> I agree, sounds more medical.
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