atraumatic


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atraumatic

 [a″traw-mat´ik]
not producing injury or damage.

atraumatic

/atrau·mat·ic/ (a″traw-mat´ik) not producing injury or damage.

atraumatic

[ā′trômat′ik]
Etymology: Gk, a, without, trauma
pertaining to therapies or therapeutic instruments and devices that are unlikely to cause tissue damage.

atraumatic

adjective Without injury

atraumatic

not producing injury or damage.
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The objectives of this study were to compare the frequency of atraumatic ligamentum teres (LT) tear in professional ballet dancers with that of other athletes, and to determine the relationship with clinical and imaging findings.
The Anglevator is considered a hybrid of the above mentioned instruments, most importantly facilitates atraumatic extractions through the use of precisely designed widths and angles.
Atraumatic Restorative Treatment (ART) is a minimal intervention approach to both prevent dental caries and to stop its further progression.
Other features include a soft atraumatic tip and a color-coded hub to facilitate quicker French size identification.
TECHNIQUE OF ATRAUMATIC RESTORATIVE TREATMENT: Briefly here is described a standard procedure for Art depending on circumstances, available resources and clinical settings the procedure is modified accordingly.
She covers women's health throughout the lifespan, pregnancy, labor and birth, the postpartum period, the newborn, childbearing at risk, and the newborn at risk, omitting the chapters on child health promotion, atraumatic care, child health supervision and assessment, caring for children in diverse settings and special needs children, pediatric nursing interventions, pain management, and management of children's health disorders in this version.
Confusion exists amongst dentists and scientists about the correct use of the caries management approach termed atraumatic restorative treatment (ART).
It is inserted endoscopically with the patented atraumatic Blom-Singer[R] gel cap insertion system or through an external incision and frontal sinus fenestration.
When access is required to the uterus to investigate pathology via a hysteroscope, cervical dilatation is desirable to allow the atraumatic passage of a 10 mm diameter operating instrument.
Four clinical cases walk through the basic surgical protocols for horizontal ridge and vertical ridge augmentation, reconstruction of bone loss through the sinus cavity, and ultrasonic-assisted atraumatic tooth extraction.
The retractor is engineered to provide 360-degree atraumatic retraction that distributes force evenly to minimize point trauma.
WASHINGTON -- Atraumatic knee pain, especially on the outside of the knee, is a common complaint in primary care offices, and although its mechanisms are poorly understood, the pain is real, even in those lacking clinical symptoms such as redness or swelling.