Speculum

Known as: Speculums, specula 
An instrument used to widen an opening of the body to make it easier to look inside.
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2010
2010
Speculum insertion can be associated with considerable discomfort during routine pelvic examination. Physiologically, vaginal… (More)
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2006
2006
OBJECTIVES To determine if a standardised method of leg positioning without stirrups reduces the physical discomfort and sense of… (More)
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2005
2005
AIM This paper reports phase II of a pilot study that aimed to determine whether self-insertion of a speculum by women undergoing… (More)
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2002
2002
A remarkable similarity in the behavior of the US S&P500 inde x from 1996 to August 2002 and of the Japanese Nikkei index from… (More)
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2001
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2001
Preterm birth is the leading cause of infant mortality in industrialised societies. Its incidence is greatly increased among the… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
dynamical methods may provide insight into the temporal features of tics that commonly are described clinically , such as short… (More)
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1995
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1995
THE Maya civilization developed around 3,000 years ago in Mesoamerica, and after flourishing during the so-called Classic period… (More)
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1995
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1995
In this paper we present experimental evidence showing that a significant number of program variables are short-lived in the… (More)
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1990
1990
A Storz model E4110 infant speculum was modified to record electroretinograms (ERGs) from anesthetized rabbits. The electrode… (More)
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1986
1986
Seven patients with acquired ptosis and normal levator function following anterior radial keratotomy are presented. Five of these… (More)
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