shock phase

shock phase

Either of two high-shock phases that occur during walking:
(1) The first phase occurs just after heel strike;
(2) The second as the heel lifts off the ground.

The twin peaks of force correspond to normal walking.
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I entered the shock phase after a few weeks when my expectations did not quite meet reality.
Observer Saso Ordanovski comments in Sloboden pecat that only two evenings have passed by since the local elections, and he is already surrounded with like-minded individuals, head-nodders, reformers, many are from different echelons of the former government, who are still coming to their senses after the shock phase and start joining forces against miserable Gruevski.
Based on the discussion generated from literature review and our present study, it is emphasized and recommended that every patient of traumatic spinal cord injury should be subjected to urodynamic testing after the spinal shock phase is over and the neurogenic bladder pattern be determined and individualized bladder management options may then be offered to the patient based on urodynamic findings.
"I kept myself busy as well, which is good and bad sometimes, but allows you to kind of get through that initial shock phase.
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In the vertical jumps landing en pointe there are two distinct phases during landing, named "shock phase" and "relaxation phase." The shock phase derives its name from the fact that the jumps landing en pointe create a large blunt or "shock" force on initial contact of the foot with the ground.
Although you may feel obliged to give more information while they are in this initial shock phase, it doesn't go far."
Some of the emotionally wounded are emerging from the shock phase of recovery, seeing some light at the end of the tunnel, but most importantly, gathering a sense of mission about what happened and what must be done.
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