isolation chamber


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isolation chamber

A light- and sound-proof chamber in which a person relaxes on a bed with a mattress that conforms to his or her body. Isolation chambers can be tolerated for longer periods of time (24 to 28 hours), while flotatation tanks are believed to be better for relaxation.
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Working in wireless isolation chambers can solve the issue of interference from the existing wireless networks, while also creating a new set of challenges.
"Everybody would need their own individual isolation chamber in their house," she said.
Supreme Court has essentially affirmed -- business should come out of its isolation chamber and face some stiff ethical questions.
Ahern has availed himself of the offer of some kriotherapy to speed up his recovery, and the treatment, which involves being exposed to extremely low temperatures in an isolation chamber, had the desired effect, as the jockey explained after winning on the well-backed newcomer, supported from 9-1 to 4-1.
The experiment was carried out in an isolation chamber in Moscow from March 31 to July 14.
Parent isn't pitted against child as the latter maneuvers to win a few precious extra minutes awake with the adults before being "put to bed." There is no need for a child to scream, whine or invent pretexts to leave its isolation chamber and come cuddle with parents.
The first "naked" snail was rapidly consumed by crabs that were kept in the same tank, so all future specimens were maintained in an isolation chamber. The "naked" snails were offered mussels and barnacles for food.
Both require a well-designed, multiplexed isolation chamber that offers the flexibility of running concurrent exposure tests under a carefully controlled range of conditions.
The Wellness center includes a Gloom-Away isolation chamber with vibration, light and sound therapy to reduce stress and such treatments as Up the Anti facial with white tea and Light Makes Right to remove blemishes.
With this type of installation, the entire separation process, from feeding to washing, and product discharge is performed within the sealed boundaries of the isolation chamber. Both units are vertical axis basket centrifuges that are fully integrated into the isolation chamber.
Isolation Chamber for the Upper Half of One's Body, 2000, is more mundane in appearance, resembling a large circular bathtub with a waist-sized hole in the bottom.
He was in Rocket Man and he was in an isolation chamber that was supposed to destroy his senses, but he actually liked it.