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A blank schematic diagram of the front and back of a generic person—which may be anatomically correct—used clinically to document the location of lesions—lacerations, bruises, rashes, etc.—for future reference. Similar schematic diagrams are used to document changes at post-mortem examinations

body map

A map showing a patient's injuries, lesions, or wounds. It is used to record maltreatment by another person in a case of physical abuse or violence.
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Researchers at the University of Washington's Institute for Learning & Brain Sciences (I-LABS) are among the first scientists worldwide to study body maps in the infant brain.
Various strategies have been proposed to help patients develop an increased acuity of faulty body maps, including two-point discrimination, graphaesthesia and sensory discrimination (Daly and Bialocerkowski 2009, Moseley 2004b, Moseley 2006,
Most of us can benefit from improving our body maps, however, and thousands of repetitive movements over many years makes awareness of body map accuracy and adequacy important for preventive and remedial care.
My second caveat is that, of course, no precise equivalence exists between body maps and national maps.
The body map allows for these learnt behaviours to be acknowledged and remedied.
The PRIME body map ECG system, marketed in the United States by Meridian Medical Technologies of Columbia, Md.
The team will also email the customers their unique body map for future reference, with the motive to propel more stores to implement the technology so that the details could help with accurate fitting.
A body map demonstrated the internal organs that could get injured through a road accident and beer goggles demonstrated how alcohol or drugs can affect driver's vision and concentration.
The brain can adjust its internal body map in a matter of minutes, the experiment demonstrates.
The study of the changing female form prompted the chain to redraw the body map used by its designers and from this autumn its clothes will begin to reflect that change.
com along with interactive tools including a quiz to determine skin type for specialized advice, skin cancer facts and an interactive body map to track skin changes on a regular basis.
Planning to hold hands is based on the visual map of space while the second plan, to reach for her calf, depends on the dancer's mental body map.