Posted: June 6th, 2017
The client is having a lumbar puncture performed. The nurse would plan to place the client in which position for the procedure?
1. Side-lying, with legs pulled up and head bent down onto the chest
2. Side-lying, with a pillow under the hip
3. Prone, in a slight Trendelenburg’s position
4. Prone, with a pillow under the abdomen.
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