CMC

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CMC

(messaging)

CMC

(hardware)
Common Mezzanine Card.

CMC

(1) See computer-mediated communication.

(2) (Common Messaging Calls) The standard programming interface (API) for X.400 and other messaging systems. Specified by the X.400 API Association (XAPIA), CMC provides a common messaging interface for applications that want to become mail enabled. See X.400.
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Left hand radiographs demonstrated thumb carpometacarpal joint arthritis with no other notable abnormalities.
The GRIP study is a prospective feasibility Phase II study to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of Cartiva SCI in the treatment of first carpometacarpal joint osteoarthritis.
Total joint arthroplasty for the arthritic thumb carpometacarpal joint.
MacDermid JC, Wessel J, Humphrey R, Ross D, Roth JH (2007) Validity of self-report measures of pain and disability for persons who have undergone arthroplasty for osteoarthritis of the carpometacarpal joint of the hand.
In addition, significant improvement in pain, assessed by the VAS, and hand function, evaluated by the DASH questionnaire, were demonstrated in patients with OA of the thumb carpometacarpal joint after a single corticosteroid injection [39].
Also, osteoarthritis has a strong tendency to involve the carpometacarpal joint of the thumb, a site spared in psoriatic arthritis, he continued.
A randomised controlled trial of intra-articular corticosteroid injection of the carpometacarpal joint of the thumb in osteoarthritis.
While there have been a number of clinical trials comparing two different splinting techniques for carpometacarpal joint OA (Wajon and Ada 2005, Swigart et al 1999), this study is the first RCT to compare a rigid splint with a control group that has not received a 'placebo' splint.