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man·i·kin

, mannikinmannequin (man'i-kin),
A model, especially one with removable pieces, of the human body or any of its parts.
See also: phantom (2).
[dim. of man]

manikin

(man′i-kĭn) [Dutch manneken, little man]
A model of the human body or its parts, used esp. in teaching anatomy and emergency medical and nursing procedures.
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The 30kg manikins provide a realistic tool for lifeguards to simulate the rescue of a real person who is potentially drowning.
Their answers will better streamline the manikin's use.
Tracheal intubation and alternative airway management devices used by healthcare professionals with different level of pre-existing skills: a manikin study.
The video portrayed three volunteer nursing students participating in a medium fidelity manikin SLE for the first time.
The cooling was provided by radiant panels while manikin was the source of heat generation in the room.
The manikin used in this project (HVAC Manikin, Thermetrics) [8] was constructed from a carbon-fiber epoxy shell outfitted with sensors positioned throughout its body form, as illustrated in Figure 3.
The "patients" are actually realistic manikins that breathe, talk and bleed.
Advance, McGrath, and Macintosh laryngoscopes in normal and difficult intubation scenarios: a manikin study.
The SAE J826 manikin, also called an H-point machine, addressed these issues by establishing a set of reference points and dimensions that could be more consistently related to occupant posture and position (see Reed et al.
The Center also has 23 specialized training clinics, each equipped with different types of high-fidelity manikin parts.
Rim and Novoselac (2009) examined the influence of two different indoor environments on the transport of pollutants in the proximity of a thermal manikin. It was found that in the stratified environment, the inhaled concentration of pollutants located 0.5 m (1.64 ft) behind the occupant and 0.15 m (0.49 ft) above the floor was four times higher than the ambient concentration.
Pictured with the Wear Not Dummies manikin are from left Tracey Sprigg Anna Clarke, Claire Chapman of the Glamorous Owl gift shop and Liz Morgan