breast board

breast board

One of a number of boards used to retain the face of an excavation.
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All patients were immobilized while free breathing using a thermoplastic mould in supine position over a breast board fixed on the couch with both arms extended above their head onto the armrests, abducted and externally rotated.
The Memorial Sloan-Kettering oncologists designed a pallet that they call the breast board to help women more comfortably lie facedown for radiotherapy.
She has CT simulation on breast board, supine position, in 5 mm thickness extending from the base of the skull to the level of the iliac crest.