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palpate

Zoology of, relating to, or possessing a palp or palps
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After palpating the radial artery, the needle was inserted through the skin at 45o angle towards the anterior wall of the artery.
Given that the trainers should have more experience in palpating HR than novice exercisers, and previous research suggests that the accuracy of HR palpation improves with practice (22), we hypothesized that the certified fitness trainers would possess a higher degree of accuracy than the exercisers.
Radius head--pain-free inversion movements underneath the palpating thumb must be possible.
By palpating inferiorly, one can locate the fourth intercostal space for placement of lead [V.
Many authors describe techniques for locating or palpating the scalene muscles (Brantigan and Roos 2004, Falla et al 2002a, Gross et al 2002, Kostopoulos and Rizopoulos 2001, Porterfield and DeRosa 1995, Senjyu et al 2002).
After gently palpating the patient's symphysis pubis, the nurse will apply ultrasound gel midline on the patient's abdomen (about 1-1.
Crepitus, the crackling sound of air pushing through tissue, could be heard when palpating the patient's throat and neck.
In the persona of Obi-Wan, we found ourselves invading the enemy's flagship in an attempt to rescue the Republic's Supreme Chancellor Palpating from his abductors and capture the evil cyborg leader of the all-droid army, General Grievous.
Upon palpating her lower abdomen we could feel the eggs inside of her, just above the opening of her vent.
By actually palpating a pregnant belly, listening for heart tones with a fetoscope, and feeling a cervix, our workshop participants learn about fetal positioning, pelvimetry, dilation, and station in a way that engages them more thoroughly than if these things were simply discussed.