neck bone

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Synonyms for neck bone

one of 7 vertebrae in the human spine located in the neck region

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The correlation between femoral neck bone mineral density and other variables Variables Z-femoral Neck Score Age (year) r=-0.13, p=0.20 Gender r=0.11, p=0.27 Disease duration (months) r=-0.14, p=0.17 Steroid dose (mg) r=-0.30, p=0.003 DAS28-ESR r=-0.26, p=0.01 Rheumatoid factor titer r=-0.24, p=0.01 ACPA titer r=-0.25, p=0.005 r: correlation coefficient; DAS28-ESR: disease activity score 28- erythrocyte sedimentation rate; ACPA: anti-citrullinated protein antibody
Femoral neck bone strength estimated by hip structural analysis(HAS) in Swedish Caucasians aged 6-90 years.
wHicH former US 11 president has broken a neck bone in a fall?
The neck bone found in Whitby is just under a foot long by about four inches wide and weighs in at two-and-a-half stone.
Femoral neck bone mineral density in ambulatory men with poliomyelitis.
For this analysis, Berry and colleagues looked at 310 men and 492 women with an average age of 74.8 who had two measurements of femoral neck bone density and followed them from the second measure until death or through 2009 or 12 years of follow-up.
We can't bring Mrs D back but we understand that there are lessons to be learned." Mrs D's pressure ulcer formed as a result of a neck collar which had been fitted at Coventry's University Hospital after she damaged a neck bone in a fall from her wheelchair two months before her death.
Efficacy of resistance exercise on lumbar spine and femoral neck bone mineral density in premenopausal women: a meta-analysis of individual patient data.
There are also rosaries made of exotic things like whale's neck bone, whale's tooth, hippopotamus tooth and turtle's shell.
Effect of alendronate for reducing fracture by FRAX score and femoral neck bone mineral density: the Fracture Intervention Trial.
The bone mineral density analysis included 3,660 women who underwent femoral neck bone density measurement by dual-energy x-ray as part of their participation in NHANES III, which was conducted in a U.S.
The intricate structure of sauropod vertebrae is illustrated by a huge fossil neck bone; also explored is the effectiveness of long necks as cooling systems.
Addition of vitamin K(2) enhanced the decrease of undercarboxylated osteocalcin levels and led to a greater increase of femoral neck bone mineral density.
He said bruising on the bridge of Ms Rochford's nose and on her forehead could have been caused by a punch and the neck bone fracture and small haemorrhages in the eyes would support a suggestion that "manual pressure" may have been applied to her neck.