leg length discrepancy

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leg length discrepancy

Limb length discrepancy Orthopedics A difference in leg lengths, clinically significant at > 3 cm, affecting heart rate, muscle activity and O2 consumption Compensation strategies Steppage, circumduction, vaulting, hip hiking. See Gait analysis.
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However, there are studies suggesting that mild LLD is clinically insignificant.
In keeping with the lofty aims of the LLD, the faculty appointed as examiners two Judges and a leading barrister, all of them with strong connections to their respective universities.
KPCA, NPP, and LLD were also used in this section to demonstrate the advantage of the dimensionality reduction method.
Sample Area (J/g) Cryslallinity (%) Density (g/[cm.sup.3]) LD 114,8 39.2 0.919 LLD 116.8 39.9 0.92 4201 98.13 33.5 0.912 3132 76 25.9 0.9 8201 50 17 0.882 1840 98.59 33.6 0.908 1450 71.55 24.4 0.902 (a.) Based on 293 J/g for 100% crystalline polyethylene.
With these systems, LLD is counterbalanced by sensing and adjusting output.
Whereas the cTnT values greater than the LLD were seen in patients with chronic Chagas disease only to a negligible extent with the conventional assay, a distinct number of cTnT values greater than the LLD were found with the highly sensitive assay.
SLE and LLD are multisystem autoimmune diseases associated with immune abnormalities and characterized by autoantibody formation leading to a variety of different clinical and laboratory manifestations including anaemia.
Students with LLD struggle with reading achievement for two primary reasons.
She held four honorary degrees: LLD from Rutgers University, Drexel Institute in Philadelphia and Cedar Crest College, and LHD from the University of Hartford.
Drucker Foundation in New York City, named after the man known as the father of modern management, has changed its name to The Leader to Leader Foundation (LLD. And, the foundation's mission has been restated with a goal, "To strengthen the leadership of the social sector."
He has also been awarded two honorary DD degrees and two honorary LLD degrees.