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Joint

Describing anything in which two or more persons hold equal rights and responsibilities. For example, every account holder may use the funds in a joint account (though not always independently from the other holders), and each owner is equally liable for a jointly-held property.
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The attacking scrum condition resulted in significantly larger ankle joint angles at peak flexion acceleration when compared with the defensive condition in single leg stance phase (Figure 2).
The connection force component variation for the ankle joint is presented in figure 5.
Use an elastic bandage to compress the ankle joint when not applying ice.
The total ankle joint replacement procedures are around 50,000 annually in the United States alone.
In simple terms, the orthopaedic surgeon cuts bones in the ankle to make room for an implant that re-creates the ankle joint.
Karlsson and Peterson presented a scoring scale based on the subjective assessment of the patient's symptoms and level of function, and the evidence on 148 patients demonstrated that this system could be used to evaluate ankle function before and after treatment of ankle joint [45].
Head coach Jackett is not overly concerned by 'floating' cartilage which he says is a common ailment amongst professional footballers, although normally in the ankle joint.
4) with very early degenerative changes of the ankle joint.
The primary requirement for beautiful legs, says the study, is straight bones, a line going through the top of the thigh, the middle of the knee joint, and the middle of the ankle joint.
Also, the mean symmetry coefficients for hip, knee, and ankle joint angles, moments, and powers were compared between the groups of subjects with relatively small (< 1 cm) and relatively large LLI ([greater than or equal to] 1 cm), using a nonparametric statistic (Mann-Whitney; [alpha] = 0.
Approved last May by the FDA for ankle joint replacement due to osteoarthritis, post-traumatic arthritis or rheumatoid arthritis, Small Bone Innovation's S.