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a change in normal place or position

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an event that results in a displacement or discontinuity

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the act of disrupting an established order so it fails to continue

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a displacement of a part (especially a bone) from its normal position (as in the shoulder or the vertebral column)

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Prompt and appropriate treatment of a dislocated shoulder--when the head of the upper arm bone (humerus) completely is knocked out of the shoulder socket (glenoid)--can minimize risk for future dislocations as well as the effects of related bone, muscle, and nerve injuries, according to a literature review appearing in the Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
The former include edge and screw dislocations that perturb the motion of the charge carriers because of their stress field; the latter have a very complex local configuration because of the pile up of dislocations, which can result in a tangled dislocation structure that can even trap the incoming ions and polygonized dislocation structure via appropriate annealing heat treatments.
NREL has learned to control and confine these dislocations to inactive regions of the device, allowing even highly mismatched material to be used in a multi-junction cell.
1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Prompt and appropriate treatment of a dislocated shoulder-when the head of the upper arm bone (humerus) is completely knocked out of the shoulder socket (glenoid)-can minimize risk for future dislocations as well as the effects of related bone, muscle and nerve injuries, according to a literature review appearing in the December issue of the Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons(JAAOS).
To our knowledge, there are only two reported in the literature, both of which anterior dislocations requiring revision surgery.
Arytenoid dislocations are classified based on the direction of displacement of the arytenoid cartilage.
Clinical director of the Royal's emergency department, Kathryn Clark, said: "Thankfully, incidents such as this are rare but our staff are very experienced in diagnosing and correcting dislocations.
Although this structural arrangement has an advantage of giving the shoulder wide range of movement (the most mobile joint in the body) but this also makes it vulnerable to dislocations and instability.
The incidence of patients with traumatic dislocations due to high velocity trauma is constantly increasing.
If these dislocations can be dispersed, the result is a dent, bend or wrinkle; unsightly, but not catastrophic.
A growing number of obese patients are presenting to the emergency department with low-energy (LE) knee dislocations (KDs) caused by slips and falls simply from standing or from a single step.
In one of her worst attacks, the family tried to go to the Lake District for a holiday and Phoebe suffered 18 dislocations in one episode.
As we apply more and more pulses, the number of these dislocations start to increase.
Plasticity of crystalline materials; from dislocations to continuum.
Fifty per cent of all joint dislocations presenting to the emergency unit involve the glenohumeral joint, with an incidence of 1.