myometer

myometer

 [mi-om´ĕ-ter]
an apparatus for measuring muscle contraction.

my·om·e·ter

(mī-om'ĕ-ter),
An instrument for measuring the extent of a muscular contraction.
[myo- + G. metron, measure]

myometer

/my·om·e·ter/ (mi-om´it-er) an apparatus for meas- uring muscle contraction.

my·om·e·ter

(mī-om'ĕ-tĕr)
An instrument for measuring the extent of a muscular contraction.
[myo- + G. metron, measure]

myometer

an apparatus for measuring muscle contraction.
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Measurement Methods for Outcomes of Interest Outcomes of Interest Measurement method(s) Motor function * Voluntary Motor Testing (VMT) * Pinch Device (AcroPinch[TM]) (PD)_ * Rotterdam Intrinsic Hand Myometer (RIHM) * Paper Grip Test (PGT) Sensory function * Semmes-Weinstein Monofilment (SWM) * Pressure Specified Sensory Device[TM] (PSSD) Pain * Numeric Pain Rating Scale (NPRS) Disability * Quick--Disabilities of the Arm, Shoulder and Hand Score (Q-DASH) Quality of Life * 12-Item Short-Form Health Survey (SF-12v2[R]) * World Health Organization Quality of Life-BREF (WHOQOL-BREF) Table 2.
Using a grip strength myometer, we found that the average grip strength of the injured hand was for 94.
in vitro acts by a type of mechanism connected to gas that can activate the plasma membrane of adenylate cyclase, thereby reducing specific gap junctions of myometrial cells and eventually decreasing surface tension of intracellular calcium, thus keeping myometer in zero phase of labour and causing uterine relaxation (5) The power of H.
Reliability, validity, and precision of a handheld myometer for assessing in vivo muscle stiffness.
Measurements of maximal knee extension strength (KES): Maximal voluntary strength in knee extension was measured using a specially designed myometer (TAKEI, Niigata, Japan) in accordance with a procedure described in previous studies (Nakamoto et al.
The myometer was assessed for reliability in people with tetraplegia prior to the commencement of the trial.
Muscle force measured using "break" testing with a hand-held myometer in normal subjects aged 20 to 69 years.
Strength post-spinal cord injury: Myometer vs manual muscle test.
Measuring the strength of the intrinsic muscles of the hand in patients with ulnar and median nerve injuries: reliability of the Rotterdam Intrinsic Hand Myometer.
The shoulder flexor/extensors are generally tested with the shoulder and elbow flexed at 90[degrees] and the arm in a neutral rotation, with the resistance or myometer placed proximally to the humeral epicondyle.