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medius

 [me´de-us] (L.)
middle.

mid·dle

(mid'ĕl),
Denoting an anatomic structure that is between two other similar structures or that is midway in position.
Synonym(s): medius

medius

/me·di·us/ (me´de-us) [L.] situated in the middle.

medius

[mē′dē·əs]
Etymology: L
in the middle; a term used in reference to a structure lying between two other structures that are anterior and posterior, superior and inferior, or internal and external in position.

mid·dle

(mid'ĕl)
Denoting an anatomic structure that is between two other similar structures or that is midway in position.

medius

[L.] situated in the middle.
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When network problems such as video or audio interruptions do occur, Medius gives call center operators a single interface for consolidated status alerts across GCI's network.
The effect of foot wedging on electromyographic activity in the erector spinae and gluteus medius muscles during walking, 18:81-91.
This could be because of weakness of the Glut medius, the Gluteus maximus may work as a prime mover of the hip as well as stabilizer of the hip joint during sit-to-stand and walking.
The authors of this study were able to demonstrate that strengthening the gluteus medius and minimus muscles improves biomechanical stability as it pertains to the Tuck Jump Assessment.
The gluteus medius or, 'glute med' as it is commonly referred to, is a relatively small muscle located in our pelvis.
Bilaterally, these muscle groups included tibialis anterior (I), triceps surae (I), gluteus medius (I), rectus femoris (S), thigh adductors (S), and erector spinae (S).
Techniques are described that focus on muscle facilitation and inhibition including facilitation of scapula muscles such as serratus anterior and lower trapezius, and muscles of the spine and lower limb including the erector spinae and gluteus medius muscle.
The trochanteric osteotomy is performed using an oscillating saw; the osteotomy line is oriented in such a way that, proximally, 2 to 3 millimeters of the posterior portion of the gluteus medius muscle remain attached to the stable portion of the trochanter.
The males also generated more than twice as much activation of the gluteus medius and vastus medialis muscles on the upper leg and pelvis area.
Mean and peak isometric strength of the hamstrings, gluteus maximus, gluteus medius, quadriceps, hip external rotators, and hip internal rotators were assessed.
The gluteal muscles are made up of three individual muscles: The gluteus maximus, gluteus medius, and the gluteus minimus.