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The asphyxia escape reflex is assessed by placing the child in the prone position on the bed, with the face facing the mattress. In a few seconds, the newborn should turn his face freeing his nose to breathe properly.



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Dr. Gerald Diaz
@GeraldMD
Board Certified Internal Medicine Hospitalist, GrepMed Editor in Chief πŸ‡΅πŸ‡­ πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ - Sign up for an account to like, bookmark and upload images to contribute to our community platform. Follow us on IG:  https://www.instagram.com/grepmed/ | Twitter: https://twitter.com/grepmeded/
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