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WBWarner Brothers
WBWide Band
WBWill Be
WBWestern Blot (biochemistry/molecular biology)
WBWhite Balance (digital photography)
WBWorld Bank
WBWest Bengal (state in India)
WBWeber (SI unit of magnetic flux)
WBWorkbook
WBWilkes-Barre (Pennsylvania)
WBWater-Based
WBWide Body
WBWeight Bearing
WBWorkbench (Amiga GUI)
WBWelcome Back (chat)
WBWheelbase
WBWeekly Bulletin
WBWest Bank
WBWater Board
WBWireless Broadband (Ciena)
WBWhole Body
WBWest Bend
WBWrite Back
WBWestbound
WBWhole Blood
WBWestern Blotting
WBWhy Bother
WBWorld Book (encyclopedia)
WBWall Breakers (gaming)
WBWhite Belt (Lean Six Sigma training)
WBWriters Block
WBWachovia Bank (stock symbol)
WBWest Branch
WBWilliam Beaumont (medicine school; Oakland University; Michigan)
WBWine Bar
WBWet Bulb (Temperature)
WBWater Base
WBWhite Board
WBWeighing Balance
WBWest Bloomfield (Michigan)
WBWinter Break
WBWomen's Bureau (US Department of Labor)
WBWhistle Blower
WBWheat Bread
WBWood Badge (Boy Scouts of America)
WBWindow Box
WBWord Before (logging abbreviation)
WBWaste Basket (computer/OS usage)
WBWest Berlin
WBWerktuigbouwkunde (Dutch)
WBWhite Border
WBWarbird
WBWaybill (shipping)
WBWeather Bureau
WBWire Basket
WBWomen Build (Habitat for Humanity)
WBWork Boat (US Navy)
WBWarm Blood (saddle)
WBWar Birds
WBWilliamsburg Bridge (NYC)
WBWater Basin
WBWater Barrier
WBWhite Bag (artillery propellant)
WBWeather Balloon
WBWater Ballast
WBWing Bowl (competitive eating contest; Philadelphia, PA)
WBWeebl and Bob (cartoon)
WBWage Board
WBWillow Beach
WBWeigh Bridge
WBWelded Bonnet
WBWhere the Brothers (Mad TV)
WBWire Bonded
WBWeldbond (glue)
WBWater Brake
WBWarrant Bond
WBWestern Baptist College (Salem, Oregon)
WBWarbreaker
WBWear Bushing (oil drilling)
WBWilson Bohannan Padlock Co (Marion, Ohio)
WBWesterly Band (Pawcatuck, CT)
WBWaldwick Band (Waldwick, NJ)
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After discharge all the patients were followed up regularly in the outpatient department monthly for 6 months than thrice another 6 months and notice made of any complications, weight bearing time and healing.
The company said the compact system enables radiologists and orthopedic specialists to visualize three-dimensional bone detail of the lower extremities, while the patient is standing, so anatomy can be assessed while in the "weight bearing" or "load bearing" position.
The choice of internal immobilisation was to accomplish better fracture reduction and early functional weight bearing in goats.
He was managed with non-weight bearing in a hinged knee brace, initially fixed in extension for six weeks, followed by gradal return to full weight bearing with the knee brace on and gradual increase in flexion range over a 3-month period to a good clinical effect.
Prescribed weight bearing exercises to target the improvement of bone density.
Two independent variables (exercise and additional weight bearing) with different levels (exercise or not; additional weight bearing of 0%, 5%, 12%, 19%, and 26%) were analyzed using the nonparametric two-way analysis of variance (Scheirer-Ray-Hare test).
Significant improvement in grasp and dissociated movement is noted in group of CIMT while there was no significant improvement in weight bearing and protective extension in CIMT group when compared to BMT.
With MRO vertical magnets make it possible for patients to be studied supine, seated, upright, and standing with full weight bearing. The ability of MRO to assess patients when weight bearing has led to many studies in orthopaedics.
For strength and superior comfort, it has an internal handle that provides optimal wrist positioning during upper body weight bearing exercises.
The guidelines to be discuss in Sydney on Thursday, the first of their kind in the world, will include recommendations on how much calcium, vitamin D and weight bearing exercise is needed to keep bones strong and prevent fractures.
Weight bearing exercise even for just 20 minutes per day can strengthen the skeleton significantly.