tuberosity

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tuberosity

[‚tü·bə′räs·əd·ē]
(anatomy)
A large or obtuse prominence, especially as on bone for muscle attachment.
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2 cm lateral to the most lateral aspect of the ischial tuberosity.
6%) of these, the ischial tuberosity was outside the image, and in the remaining two (0.
Effect of durations of wheelchair tilt-in-space and recline on skin perfusion over the ischial tuberosity in people with spinal cord injury.
Abbreviations: HCPCS = Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System, ICC = intraclass correlation coefficient, ISO = International Organization for Standardization, IT = ischial tuberosity, NIDRR = National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research, RCLI = rigid cushion loading indenter, SCI = spinal cord injury, TTC = The Technology Collaborative, VE = viscoelastic.
Abbreviations: ANOVA = analysis of variance, DTI = deep tissue injury, IT = ischial tuberosity, MR = magnetic resonance, MRI = MR imaging, RCT = randomized controlled trial.
Haddan and Thomas depicted a recommended alignment involving the ischial tuberosity, distal femur, knee center, and heel, with lateral wall support of the femur in adduction [34].
Abbreviations: ANOVA = analysis of variance, CEP = Centres for Evidence-Based Purchasing, CLI = cushion loading indenter, CV = coefficient of variation, HWVD = heat and water vapor dissipation, ISO = International Organization for Standardization, IT = ischial tuberosity, NHS = National Health Service (UK), PU = pressure ulcer, RCLI = rigid cushion loading indenter, RH = relative humidity, TRCLI = thermodynamic rigid cushion loading indenter.
To prevent probe dislocation relative to the ischial tuberosity as a result of soft tissue displacement when sitting, the ischial tuberosity was localized by means of palpation with the subject lying on his side with his hips and knees flexed 90[degrees] to imitate the sitting position.
Abbreviations: HR = high-resilience, ICC = intraclass correlation coefficient, IP = interface pressure, ISO = International Organization for Standardization, IT = ischial tuberosity.