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lower limb

[′lō·ər ′lim]
(astronomy)
That half of the outer edge of a celestial body having the least altitude.
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A foot care model is essential for identifying the presence of risk factors that lead to lower extremity amputation.
Air bags deployed alone were associated with significant decreases in the risk of injury to the head, face, torso, and spine, but also showed a significant increase in the risk of lower extremity injury (OR, 1.
It is aimed at both students and practitioners and has been described as essential reading for anyone involved in lower extremity wound care involving legs and feet.
All 19 women on OCs had lower extremity DVTs; of these, 16 were in the left lower extremity and 3 were in the right lower extremity, a statistically significant difference.
For patients with lumbar spinal stenosis, lower extremity symptoms can be debilitating and include loss of sensation, paresthesias, burning, pain, weakness, claudication, difficulty standing or walking, or nocturnal neuropathic pain in the feet, legs, or thighs.
It is specifically designed to demonstrate regional anaesthetic techniques for major lower extremity orthopaedic surgery.
At admission, she was febrile with absence of pulses on the right lower extremity and a diminished pulse on the left.
com] engineers have discovered that combining an energy absorbing steering column, collapsible knee bolster and an energy absorbing pedal structure into a single unit lets them: [1] improve occupant kinematics in a crash to the extent they can significantly reduce lower extremity injuries, and [2] reduce vehicle assembly time while improving quality.
For the lower extremity intravenous sites without a PVP increase, the PVP-CVP difference was 7.
But stabilizing features have been linked to improved lower extremity alignment and decreased injury risk.
Prevalence of Lower Extremity Disease (LED)* Among Adults Aged

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