Positioning with Percussion

Module Contents

Positioning with percussion is an airway clearance technique used mostly in babies and small children. This module will help you understand the theory behind this technique and how to do it effectively.

In this module we will cover:

  • Positioning with Percussion Guidelines
  • Positions:
    • Upper lobes – front
    • Upper lobes – back
    • Front of bases
    • Back of bases
    • Right side
    • Left side
  • Getting Started
  • Positioning with Percussion Routine
  • Tips for Positioning with Percussion