Hand Position for Postural Drainage

Hand position for postural drainage

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.

ByHealthwise Staff
Primary Medical ReviewerJohn Pope, MD - Pediatrics
Specialist Medical ReviewerCatherine O'Malley, RRT - Respiratory Therapy

Current as ofAugust 21, 2015

Current as of: August 21, 2015

Author: Healthwise Staff

Medical Review: John Pope, MD - Pediatrics & Catherine O'Malley, RRT - Respiratory Therapy