Sentence Examples


  • In the United States, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) in 1992 issued an official recommendation that infants be put to bed on their backs (supine position) or on their sides (lateral position).
  • There are no complications per se from the tests themselves with the exception of unfavorable test results or supine (lying horizontality on the back) hypotension secondary to a pregnant woman lying on her back for an ultrasound.
  • Place a ball between your body and a wall to perform squats, balance one leg on the ball as you do backward lunges or roll the ball toward your supine body as you do leg curls.
  • The supine position (on their backs) is safest, but sleeping on their sides can also significantly reduce the risk of SIDS.
  • Doll's eye reflex can be noted with the infant supine (lying on the back) and slowly turning the head to either side.