Beach Chair Position For Shoulder Surgery Pictures. Secure the head to an appropriate head rest and secure the oral tube. Setting up the patient to the Beach Chair position for shoulder surgery on Merivaara Promerix operating table.
The presumed etiology of central nervous system injury is hypotension and subsequent cerebral hypoperfusion that occurs after alterations in positioning under general anesthesia. One of 2 positionsthe other is lateral decubitusfor shoulder arthroscopy in the bcp the patient is sits upright with the back of the bed in 2005 pohl and cullen 19 reported four cases of ischemic brain and spinal cord injury after shoulder surgery in the beach chair position. It is helpful to place the trunk almost upright with an almost hanging arm to help reduce the fracture by ligamentotaxis and gravity.
The mechanism of neurologic injury in the beach chair position is unknown but.
This demonstrates the Universal arm Holder as it is used for the Beach Chair position in shoulder Arthroscopic surgery. Shallow DOF - Blurred background. Arthroscopic shoulder surgery can be performed in both the beach chair and lateral decubitus positions. Maximum height is 6 ft 4.