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esteira rolante

English translation: treadmill

Portuguese term or phrase:esteira rolante
English translation:treadmill
Entered by: Lilian Magalhães

16:04 Feb 7, 2012
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical: Pharmaceuticals / fisioterapia
Portuguese term or phrase: esteira rolante
Foram estudados 30 indivíduos do sexo masculino, 20 possuíam amputações unilaterais traumáticas, sendo 10 transfemorais e 10 transtibiais, que foram comparados a 10 indivíduos sem amputações.
Todos selecionaram uma velocidade de marcha agradável (VMA) na esteira rolante e foram calculadas e testadas outras duas, 20% acima e 20% abaixo.
Lilian Magalhães
Local time: 07:59
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4 +8treadmill
4running/walking machine
Nick Taylor



1 min   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +8


Local time: 11:59
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Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in category: 11
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agree  Milana Penavski
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agree  Ivan Rocha, CT
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46 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
running/walking machine

running/walking machine
rather than "treadmill" which has negative connotations

Nick Taylor
Local time: 11:59
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 16

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
neutral  Filippe Vasconcellos de Freitas Guimarães: "Treadmill" has no negative connotations whatsoever in a medical context! // It's PC gone mad... :)
17 hrs
  -> fair enough - just applying PC :-)
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