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any of several points on the body where the pulse can be felt and where pressure on an underlying artery will control bleeding from that artery at a more distal point

where problems or difficulties are likely to occur

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an area on the skin that is highly sensitive to pressure

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To use this incredible technique, all you need to do is lie down on your stomach and put an ice cube on the Feng Fu pressure point.
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The Australian Medical Association warned against pressure point holds.
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Like any device or physical maneuver, pressure points - the controlled application of pressure to a specific area of the head - should not be considered the final word on subject control.
NEW YORK -- Fitch Ratings believes the recent dip in crude oil prices could cause selective pressure points among issuers in the North American energy space, although current prices remain well above Fitch's long-term price deck of $65/barrel.
These gel beads add a layer of support within the foam, gathering together at pressure points to deliver the maximum support a person needs, exactly where it's needed.
A new study by experts at Queensland's Griffith University has shown that massaging key pressure points can stave off food cravings and even turn people off certain foods for life, leading to weight loss.
PRESSURE POINT Your pal is a super-shopper, compelling you to drop dollars even though your parents are strict about spending.
Narrow grips have become popular because they make it easier to feel the right pressure point and repeat it time after time.
You want the pressure point right between the ends of these two bones at the base of the palm of your hand.
Melt-pressure instrumentation on an extruder can range from a single transducer measuring one pressure point to a series of transducers measuring the entire process and tied to instrumentation that will record data, sound an alarm, give warnings to take corrective actions, and relay information to a process-control system.
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0 instruct coders that any ulcer appearing on a pressure point must be coded as a pressure ulcer, regardless of the type of ulcer.