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Question:

A patient laying flat on their back is in which of the following positions?

A Supine
Explaination

The supine position is an anatomical position where a person is laying on their back facing upward. Prone is the opposite position. A person who is prone is on their abdomen lying face down. A patient is in the lateral position when they are lying on their side. Medial is not a body position; it describes being in the middle.