In terms of, or by means of, posture.

You are posturally asphyxiated when you are shoved face down to the ground with your hands cuffed behind your back.

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  • orthodeoxia — Fall in arterial blood oxygen upon assuming the upright posture. Usually caused by right to left cardiac or vascular shunting with a posturally induced fall in left sided pressure permitting a corresponding gradient across the shunt. * * *… …   Medical dictionary

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