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07:51 Sep 21, 2001
English to French translations [PRO] Medical
English term or phrase:alignment sleeve
About a prosthetic foot:
"In this case, alignment sleeves are provided along with four low head SHCS mounting bolts. The alignment sleeve fits over the stem of the bolt and is used to maintain the center position of the bolt over the foot within the rotational alignment range during dynamic alignment. The sleeve is not necessary when 5/16” mounting bolts are employed with the large Symes cup.
Termes apparentés: sleeve (...), brace, support
gaine n. f.
Déf. : Orthèse faite de cuir armé ou non, d'acier, de plâtre ou de matière plastique, qui se moule sur une partie du corps (cheville, jambe, torse, cou, etc.) pour en assurer la contention, l'immobilisation ou la rigidité.