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device for measuring pain caused by pressure

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"Algometer is race-fit and Sheikhzayedroad is as ready as he is."
The algometer tip was positioned in the studied muscles until the individual described the pain.
Arendt-Nielsen, "Dynamic mechanical assessment of muscle hyperalgesia in humans: the dynamic algometer," Pain Research and Management, vol.
To get an estimate of the participants general pain sensitivity [32], pressure pain thresholds (PPTs) were recorded with an electronic algometer (Somedic Sales AB, Hoor, Sweden).
David Simcock won the Group Three Dubai Duty Free Legacy Cup Stakes (2.15pm) last year with Algometer and the Newmarket trainer may do so again with Desert Encounter.
Pain intensity with Visual Analog Scale, pressure pain threshold with digital algometer QTech Medical Industries, ZEVEX Company), level of anxiety with Spielberger State Trait Anxiety Inventory, and quality of life with Short Form-36 were evaluated before and after the treatment.
SANDOWN: 6.00 Pernickety (down 2), 7.35 Algometer (down 2), 7.35 So Mi Dar (down 2), 8.10 Law And Order (down 3).
This study assessed PPTs with a specific algometer, which is a dedicated device that administers a determined pressure to patients in order to evaluate pain thresholds.
We will utilise an algometer to standardise and quantitatively describe the abdominal examination [38].
Mechanical pain sensitivity was measured using a digital pressure algometer (Wagner Instruments, Greenwich, CT) with a 1 cm diameter rubber tip manually applied at a rate of 1kgF/s over the dominant upper trapezius muscle belly and 2 cm lateral to the midpoint between the seventh cervical vertebrae and the acromion process.
Assessment of muscle tenderness (Algometric measures): Sensitivities of upper trapezius and cervical paravertebral muscles (pain thresholds) were measured with a commander algometer (JTECH Medical, Midvale, UT, USA).
"I would say that is it for the year, but he's probably a Commonwealth Cup sort of horse." Algometer, absent since finishing seventh in the Investec Derby, made a triumphant return with a game defeat of Royal runner Dartmouth in the Dubai Duty Free Legacy Cup.
The Group 3 Legacy Stakes can go to Algometer (1.45) who skipped the St Leger last weekend and for whom the rain will be a blessing.
ALGOMETER (1.45) looks a lovely staying prospect for David Simcock and the grey can run a huge race under today's conditions.
Pressure from use of wrist sensitivity splints and with algometer anti-inflammatory medications during the intervention period.