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impingement

[im′pinj·mənt]
(engineering)
Removal of liquid droplets from a flowing gas or vapor stream by causing it to collide with a baffle plate at high velocity, so that the droplets fall away from the stream. Also known as liquid knockout.
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The combination of snapping hip syndrome and iliopsoas tendon impingement after total hip arthroplasty is rare.
To verify the present experimental steady state test method of impingement case where IR technique was used to measure the wall temperature, the results of average Nusselts number ([bar.
A diagnosis of grade two lateral left ankle sprain with a possible posterior ankle impingement syndrome (PAIS) was made after the initial visit to the chiropractor.
Twenty one patients had impingement and 10 were diagnosed as not having impingement, whereas MRI findings showed only 10 as having significant impingement.
Guidelines from the Washington State Department of Labor and Industry state that patients who should undergo isolated subacromial decompression (with or without acromioplasty) need to have documented subacromial impingement syndrome with magnetic resonance imaging evidence of rotator cuff tendonopathy or tear, have undergone 12 weeks of conservative therapy (including at least active assisted range of motion and home-based exercises), and have had a subacromial injection with a local anesthetic that has provided documented relief of pain.
Bu verilere dayanarak kinezyolojik bantlamanin omuz impingement sendromunda ve idiopatik karpal tunel sendromu olan olgularda semptomlar ve fonksiyon uzerine etkili oldugu soylenebilir ancak; uzun suren etkiyi degerlendirebilmek icin daha uzun sureli calismalara ihtiyac oldugu kanaatindeyim.
Impingement testing assesses wear caused by motion beyond the joint's natural limit, mimicking in-vivo conditions.
Adhesive changes take place in various structures around the shoulder secondary to impingement pain and relative immobility, which further aggravates the problem.
Smith & Nephew pic has unveiled its Journey II Cruciate Retaining knee replacement and Dyonics Plan Hip Impingement Planning System.
To this end, a computer impingement model was developed and utilized in 2005 to design a reverse shoulder prosthesis (Equinoxe; Exactech, Inc.