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a sharp, pointed object

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any sharply pointed projection

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a small sharp-pointed tip resembling a spike on a stem or leaf

the part of a book's cover that encloses the inner side of the book's pages and that faces outward when the book is shelved

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a sharp rigid animal process or appendage

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AI radiology company Aidoc revealed on Tuesday that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the world's first AI solution for the treatment of cervical spine (C-spine) fractures.
Removal of C-spine protection by A&E triage nurses: a prospective trial of a clinical decision making instrument.
Previous studies on C-spine movements during endotracheal intubation have compared direct laryngoscopy using a Macintosh blade with different airway devices including various videolaryngoscopes (6-10).
Caption: Figure 1: A sagittal T-weighted MRI of the C-spine of the patient on April 28,2017, before the antifungal treatment.
Initial imaging included primary C-spine radiographs showing no bony injury (Figure 1).
The aim of the present study was to determine the different patterns of combinations of maxillofacial and cervical spine (C-spine) injuries to provide guidance in diagnosis and care of patients with combined injuries.
The 4-year review found that 21% of older patients with a confirmed C-spine fracture reported no pain on history or physical exam, and that 76% of these fractures needed treatment--twin findings suggesting that asymptomatic neck fractures may be undiagnosed and untreated in this population.
Thalhammer et al., "Clearing the cervical spine in critically injured patients: a comprehensive C-spine protocol to avoid unnecessary delays in diagnosis," European Spine Journal, vol.
She was adjusted again, C-Spine primarily, non force again, and her first remark was "My headache is gone." Every symptom was improved.
It further went on to talk about pain-relieving techniques such as the first-aid - Rest, Ice, Compression and Elevation (RICE) as well as Bone Cementing, which is predominantly used in C-Spine injuries.
A good red-flag screen for the cervical spine would include utilizing the Canadian C-Spine Rules.
"Keep looking straight" - these were the words shouted to me by the fire-fighters as soon as they arrived because protecting the casualty's neck or C-spine is a top priority.