paraplegic


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par·a·ple·gic

(par'ă-plē'jik), Avoid the mispronunciation par-ă-pă-lē'jik.
Relating to or suffering from paraplegia.

par·a·ple·gic

(par'ă-plē'jik)
Relating to or suffering from paraplegia.
Synonym(s): paraplectic.
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Paraplegic women were taught to create artificial jewellery using recycled paper and plastic.
Project Miracles is an income-generating activity for paraplegic women who suffered injuries during the 2005 earthquake in Azad Kashmir.
The time had come in 2017 when his initiative and constant follow up led to getting the consent of Indian Army to set up a separate training center for Paraplegic sportsmen of Indian soldiers, which was named Army Paraplegic Node.
Now there is no going back.' The event received support from Paraplegic Centre Hayatabad, Pakistan Red Crescent Society, Islamia College Peshawar, Akbar Kare Institute, Chal Foundation, Toyota Pakistan, Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and more than forty disabled people organizations.
The award was given to Arde for providing paraplegic veterans with the opportunity to learn the watchmaking trade.
He had been a paraplegic the last 20 years of his life.
Karen describes the experience of fading in and out of consciousness as Surgeons discuss the prognosis of her traumatic injuries and the challenges and odds of her recovery as a paraplegic. She goes on to relate the long road of rehab, the grueling hours of therapy, the challenge of establishing a new norm of living, and of her adaptive approaches to sports.
Approximately 52 percent are paraplegic and 47 percent are quadriplegic.
Besides, 50(92.6%) participants were paraplegic while 4(7.4%) were tetraplegic.
We know from watching "Breaking Bad" that Hector will eventually become a mute paraplegic. However, it isn't known how he becomes like that.
PESHAWAR -- Khyber Medical University (KMU) on Thursday observed World Physical day at Khyber Medical University (KMU)-Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitations (IPM and R) in collaboration with Rahman college of Rehabilitation sciences (RCRS), North West Institute of Health Sciences, NCS University System, Paraplegic Centre, Mahboob College of Physiotherapy, Pakistan Physical Therapy Association, Akbar Kare Institute, PIPOS and ICRC.
LOOKS like Russia has already had its revenge on the paraplegic Olympic committee for kicking them out of the paraplegic games, as now we see the IOC hasn't got the cash for all 50 countries to take part.