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the process of using a sequence of casts to progressively correct a deformity.
Replacing casts on injured extremities at specified intervals to permit progressively greater ranges of joint motion so that the maximum range needed for function may be restored.
See also: casting
A series of casts designed to gradually move a limb into a more functional position.
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