SLING, ARM

Known as: arm sling, arm slings, sling swathe 
An arm sling is a device intended for medical purposes to immobilize the arm, by means of a fabric band suspended from around the neck.
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1952-2017
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2015
2015
Only a few randomised, controlled studies have compared different non-operative methods of treatment of mid-shaft fractures of… (More)
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2015
2015
OBJECTIVE To investigate the effects of a shoulder sling on balance in patients with hemiplegia. METHODS Twenty-seven… (More)
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2015
2015
Background: Paediatric clavicle fracture is a very common injury presented to an orthopaedist all over the world. Previously most… (More)
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2015
2015
[Purpose] We developed a new arm sling with an elastic bandage which we hearafter refer to as "the elastic arm sling". This study… (More)
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2011
2011
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effect of an arm sling on gait speed and energy efficiency of patients with hemiplegia. DESIGN A… (More)
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2010
2010
The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of an arm sling on balance in patients with, hemiplegia following a stroke… (More)
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2002
2002
OBJECTIVE To investigate the effect of an arm sling on gait patterns of patients with hemiplegia. DESIGN Crossover design of 3… (More)
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
In a prospective study, 60 patients with acute acromioclavicular dislocation were randomly allocated to treatment with a broad… (More)
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1989
1989
  • Jo C Cool
  • Prosthetics and orthotics international
  • 1989
Based on biomechanics several operational principles for the neutralization of a shoulder subluxation are described. The pros and… (More)
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1984
1984
Sling operations are a last result following failures of routine vaginal surgery for stress incontinence. The present paper… (More)
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