upper limb

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upper limb

[′əp·ər ′lim]
(astronomy)
That half of the outer edge of a celestial body having the greatest altitude.
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A 25 year old male soldier was transferred to Combined Military Hospital (CMH) Lahore, from CMH Sialkot on 10 Dec 2015 with 2 days history of progressive weakness of upper limbs followed by pharyngeal weakness.
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Joseph Palmero of the national police's crime laboratory office, concluded that Castillo died due to 'severe blunt traumatic injuries, both upper limbs as shown in the gross autopsy findings.
This retrospective descriptive study includes 30 patients with post-traumatic soft tissue loss with fracture bones in a few cases involving the upper limbs who were treated at Department of Plastic Surgery, SDM College of Medical Sciences and Hospital over a period of 10 years from January 2004 till December 2013.
This guide outlines the application of the OCRA (Occupational Repetitive Actions) system to the analysis and management of the risk of biomechanical overload of the upper limbs.
This study tried to find out whether obstetric injuries in the upper limb are still a common occurrence, because in our experience, birth injuries, particularly to the upper limbs, still appear to be relatively frequent in the Jordanian community, despite the huge development in prenatal care prevention programmes.
The second hypothesis was that acute hemodynamic effects promoted by RE exercises of the lower limbs would be greater when compared with the upper limbs.
Examination of the upper limbs and cranial nerves were normal.
The handgrip effects on upper limbs electromyography (EMG) have been extensively studied in lat pull-down exercises, however contradiction remains about the upper limb muscles intervention across grip biacromial diameter and forearm orientation (e.
The large number of surgical procedures performed to treat injuries to the nerves that are crucial for the functioning of the upper limb can be explained by the agricultural character of the Podlasie region and by inadequate protection of machines causing severe damage to the upper limbs.
Materials and Methods: The study was carried out on 24 cadaveric upper limbs.
As a result, STS was completed without the assistance of FNS and subjects needed to rely solely on upper limbs for support and control of descent.