pressure areas

pressure areas

tissue areas subject to increased pressures/stress, due to generalized tissue atrophy or reduced tissue viability, and leading to resultant inflammatory changes
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Reyes explained that cold temperatures presently being experienced in some areas in the country were most likely due to effects of prevailing weather systems this month, namely: intertropical convergence zone (ITCZ), thunderstorms, low pressure areas (LPA), ridge of high pressure areas, easterlies, tail-end of a cold front, and transition from the southwest monsoon (habagat) to the northeast monsoon
Right now, over Egypt there are low pressure areas but we cannot tell if they will develop into a storm right away," the forecaster said.
Meanwhile due to the low pressure areas of northeast Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal/northeast India, the upper air wind pattern over Karachi remained northeasterly/northwesterly which brought dry and modified warm air together with the hot and dry wind of the surface in the morning and early afternoon rose the temperature appreciably and moist westerly/southwesterly wind in the late afternoon increased the humidity, as a result, the temperature which was already higher fell much more than the actual recorded one both for day and night times.
However, this low pressure areas formed further north than expected, and by the end of this weekend, the effect will be felt rather dramatically in the Western Cape, especially on the higher areas surrounding the coastal plains.
The purpose of the treatment was, by using different approaches, the reduction of bone hyper pressure areas, allowing the ulcer to heal.
Endorsed as an NP in December 2004 and employed as an NP by Hawke's Bay District Health Board (DHB) in July 2005, Rutherford has an impressive range of statistics showing the impact of her work on reducing the prevalence of pressure areas in hospital patients and boosting diabetes ulcer healing rates.
they are usually found along the pressure areas of the plantar, medial, or lateral aspects of the foot.
A Met Office spokesman said: "An Atlantic jetstream has been giving rise to low pressure areas and Azores high pressure areas have not materialised.
Bathing provides the best opportunity to observe skin condition, on back, buttocks and over bony prominences and observe for pressure areas, open areas, and cuts.
The ITCZ, the area where winds from the northern and southern hemispheres meet, is a potential breeding ground of low pressure areas (LPAs).
These high pressure areas bring cold dry weather in winter and hot dry weather in summer.