FPBR

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FPBRFall Protection and Basic Rescue (training course)
FPBRFrance Pare Brise Recyclage (French: France Windshield Recycling)
FPBRFlexor Pollicis Brevis
FPBRForest Practices Board Regulation (Canada)
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The orientation of the electrodes was parallel to the muscle fibers of the flexor pollicis brevis muscle.
The tendon of adductor pollicis is inserted in to the ulnar sesamoid and flexor pollicis brevis to the radial sesamoid and then to the base of proximal phalanx (5).
The adductor pollicis and the flexor pollicis brevis are intrinsic muscles, imparting valgus stability.
This median to ulnar nerve shunt can be assumed in an ulnar palsy when there is paralysis of the hypothenar muscles in the presence of variable activity of the intrinsic muscles on the radial side of the hand, notably flexor pollicis brevis and the first dorsal interosseus.
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