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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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Krebs, "Effects of robot-assisted therapy on upper limb recovery after stroke: a systematic review," Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair, vol.
The severity of left hemiparesis BRS was 5 in the upper limb, 3 in the hand, and 5 in the lower limb.
Human upper limb [12] (Figure 3) is divided into three different parts: the upper arm, the forearm, and the hand.
In the case presented here, the repetitive impact was rhythmic Capoeira dance moves that incorporate leaning with the weight of the body on the upper limb with the wrist in extension.
With this acquisition, Ossur hopes to support College Park's focus on the lower active population and further strengthen its established presence in the upper limb arena.
Upper limb spasticity can interfere with movement at the joints of the upper limb and its severity can range from mild to severe muscle stiffness.
Epidemiology of work related neck and upper limb problems: psychosocial and personal risk factors (part I) and effective interventions from a bio behavioural perspective (part II).
Pharmaceutical company Allergan plc (NYSE:AGN) reported on Friday the receipt of approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its supplemental biologics application (sBLA) for BOTOX for treating paediatric patients two to 17 years of age with upper limb spasticity under its six-month priority review.
Global Banking News-June 24, 2019-Allergan wins US FDA approval for sBLA of prescription medicine BOTOX for treating paediatric patients with upper limb spasticity
Surgical treatment of breast cancer can cause many undesirable changes in the upper limb on the operated side such as: mobility deficits of shoulder joint, impaired rotator cuff function, joint pain, post mastectomy pain syndrome (PMPS), paresthesia, lymphedema and decreased muscle strength [7,8].