manual expression

manual expression

The ability to express ideas in meaningful gestures. Most individuals with difficulties in manual expression also have problems in demonstrating concrete activities and concepts to others.
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manual expression

Manual encoding Psychology The ability to express ideas in meaningful gestures; most Pts with difficulties in ME also have difficulties in demonstrating concrete activities and concepts to others
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Manual expression should only be done by a trained veterinarian or veterinary technician, because squeezing too hard can bruise or damage the bladder, and squeezing the wrong organ can also cause problems.
Manual expression of the bladder, urine was not evacuated and neurological examination revealed normal.
Experts agree with the adage, "If it ain't broke, don't fix it," advising against routine manual expression of otherwise healthy, problem-free anal sacs.
* Learn how to express anal glands yourself, but avoid overdoing manual expression of otherwise healthy, functional glands.
Minimise breast stimulation and avoid manual expression of milk.
* The use of bottles and manual expression of milk after 3 weeks does not increase the risk of early weaning.
After the first 3 weeks, bottles and manual expression are not associated with weaning and may improve the likelihood of continuing breastfeeding, at least until 12 weeks.