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wrist

Anatomy the joint between the forearm and the hand

wrist

[rist]
(anatomy)
The part joining forearm and hand.
(mechanical engineering)
A set of rotary joints to which the end effector of a robot is attached. Also known as wrist socket.
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72 FES: Functional electrical stimulation, MAT-EMG: Mental activity training linked with EMG-triggered electrical stimulation, ROM: Range of Motion of wrist joint, RMS: Root Mean Square of extensor muscles of forearm, MAS: Modified Ashworth Scale, FMM: Fugl-Meyer Motor Assessment of upper extremity, AOU: Amount of Use of Motor Activity Log, QOM: Quality of Movement of Motor Activity Log, MBI: Modified Barthel Index NOTE.
Mean contact stresses across the wrist joint were significantly altered with intra-articular step-off of as little as 1 mm.
Wrist joint force and moment were computed based on the Newton-Euler equations.
However, as volar plating has gained popularity, the complications of nearly every tendon that crosses the wrist joint has been reported.
Aim: The main aims of this review were to (i) Summarise the scientific evidence on wrist joint proprioception, and (ii) Relate this evidence to wrist proprioceptive rehabilitation.
wrist joint executes flexion-extension motion in the interval of [-60[degrees], +60[degrees]] and pronation-supination motion in the interval of [-90[degrees], +90[degrees]].
The document displays all severity grades of synovitis in the metacarpophalangeal joints and in each of the wrist joint areas.
SBi), a leading, privately held orthopedics company focused primarily on arthroplasty and trauma reconstruction technology and treatments for the small bones & joints, announced the first total wrist joint replacement surgery in Malaysia using SBi's RE-MOTION[TM] Total Wrist System in a 46-year old post-traumatic injury patient.
38 Table 7: SWOT ReMotion Total Wrist 38 Table 8: Maestro Total Wrist System (Biomet Orthopedics) 40 Table 9: SWOT Maestro Total Wrist System 40 Table 10: Tornier Resurfacing Capitate Pyrocarbon Implant 42 Table 11: SWOT:Tornier Resurfacing Capitate Pyrocarbon Wrist Implant 42 Table 12: Motec Wrist Joint Prosthesis (Swemac Orthopaedics AB) 44 Table 13: SWOT Motec Wrist Joint Prosthesis 45 Table 14: MWP III Total Wrist Prosthesis (Zimmer Inc.
The fracture was only just above the wrist joint and, when measured, the diameter of the bone was only 4mm.
All these various elements reflect the cutting-edge nature of JWS, which distills the ever-increasing knowledge surrounding the pathologies of the wrist joint - ensuring readers are always at the forefront of this exciting medical arena.
The handle position adjusts for aligning the 1DOF transverse device wrist, component 5 in Figure 2(a), with the user's wrist joint and also adjusts in orientation for setting the neutral pronosupinated position of the user's forearm.