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Pertaining to or afflicted with quadriplegia.
Synonym(s): tetraplegic
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Pertaining to or afflicted with quadriplegia.
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"But having this opportunity to work alongside Bryan is one I'm going to forever hold on to because I saw how seriously he took the role, I saw how in-depth he went to understand the world of a quadriplegic. I know the conversations he had with different quadriplegic individuals and together he took all that information and did his best job."
In April 2017, the clinical trial was expanded to include a new cohort of four qualifying patients with AIS-A complete, quadriplegic, cervical injuries involving C5-C7 of their spinal cord, after promising results were observed with the first cohort.
Like railroad switchmen, the focus is on rerouting passageways; however, instead of trains on a track, the surgeons redirect peripheral nerves in a quadriplegic's arms and hands by connecting healthy nerves to the injured nerves.
I thought the Court of Appeals justices who handled the quadriplegics plea of innocence were more intelligent than the judge.
and the US Air Force Research Laboratory said they have demonstrated new human performance technologies that help quadriplegic former IndyCar driver Sam Schmidt to safely drive a Corvette C7 Stingray.
The latter became a quadriplegic following the accident.
While for many sailors there is a sense of freedom on the water, for Hilary, who is a quadriplegic, it means a lot more because on dry land, she is completely dependent on other people for all of her needs.
15 ( ANI ): A quadriplegic woman from Pittsburgh-area has learned to move a robotic arm using her mind.
The Intouchables Director: Olivier Nakache and Eric Toledano Starring: Francois Cluzet, Omar Sy, Anne Le Ny and Audrey Fleurot Duration: 1 hour 52 minutes Philippe is a wealthy quadriplegic, paralysed from the neck down after he experiences an accident while paragliding.
Francois Cluzet stars as a wealthy quadriplegic - he's been paralysed in a paragliding accident - who struggles to find a carer who'll stay in the job for more than a couple of weeks.
The six-year-old has severe quadriplegic cerebral palsy and epilepsy and requires round-the-clock care.
Doctors found that tested users, both healthy and quadriplegic, were able to easily play computer game with almost the same speed of a mouse or joystick and also drive a wheelchair around a complex.