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Positioning at Rest - Left Total Shoulder Replacement

  • Use pillow support for your upper body to promote a semi-reclined position.



  • You may also use a bed wedge:



  • Do not lay flat without any support for your upper body:


  • You may choose to sleep in a recliner so long as it does not require you to operate a lever on your operated side. Electric recliners are preferable.