Affiliation: Beth Israel Medical Center
- Optimal patient position for lumbar puncture, measured by ultrasonographyMarcelo Sandoval
Department of Emergency Medicine, Beth Israel Medical Center, First Avenue and 16th Street, New York, NY 10003, USA
Emerg Radiol 10:179-81. 2004..001). The "sitting, feet supported" position may offer advantages for selected patients undergoing lumbar puncture. Ultrasonography may be a useful adjunct when performing lumbar puncture in the emergency department...