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English translation: CMP (continuous passive movement) machine

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German term or phrase:Motorschienen
English translation:CMP (continuous passive movement) machine
Entered by: Portugallover
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14:04 Nov 27, 2008
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Medical - Medical: Health Care
German term or phrase: Motorschienen
Selbststaendige Pendeluebungen, Motorschienenbehandlung ohne Bewegungslimitierung und Krankengymnastik mit passiver Auslagerung des Armes, ggf. unter Schmerzmedikation.
Portugallover
United States
Local time: 21:21
CMP (continuous passive movement) machine
Explanation:
Depending on the surgeon, you may use a ‘CPM’ (continuous passive movement) machine in the early stages. The benefit of this is that the leg is kept in elevation and the machine gently keeps the joint moving thus avoiding stiffness.
http://www.kneeguru.co.uk/KNEEnotes/node/785
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Gudrun Maydorn
Germany
Local time: 04:21
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CMP (continuous passive movement) machine


Explanation:
Depending on the surgeon, you may use a ‘CPM’ (continuous passive movement) machine in the early stages. The benefit of this is that the leg is kept in elevation and the machine gently keeps the joint moving thus avoiding stiffness.
http://www.kneeguru.co.uk/KNEEnotes/node/785

Gudrun Maydorn
Germany
Local time: 04:21
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Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 79

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