Boston arm


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Boston arm

A myoelectric prosthesis for above-the-elbow amputations. The elbow is powered by a small battery-driven motor, activated in proportion to the strength of contraction detected in the control muscle.
Synonym: Boston elbow; Liberty Mutual elbow
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The pilot Boston arm of the study involved samples that had been collected after amniocentesis, with the time of blood sampling from immediately after the procedure to 18 days after amniocentesis.
Gray, 35, from Holyhead, based his operation at two pubs he owned in the town - the Boston Arms and the Dublin Packet - but it started to unravel after police were called to the Boston on an unrelated matter on August 13, 2017.
Aled Gray, of Holyhead, who owned The Boston Arms and the Dublin Packet in the town, admitted conspiring to supply both Class A drugs.

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