transversus abdominis

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Noun1.transversus abdominis - a flat muscle with transverse fibers that forms the anterior and lateral walls of the abdominal cavitytransversus abdominis - a flat muscle with transverse fibers that forms the anterior and lateral walls of the abdominal cavity
abdominal, abdominal muscle, ab - the muscles of the abdomen
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Analgesia included routine preoperative gabapentin, diclofenac, and acetaminophen; routine postoperative gabapentin, NSAIDs, and acetaminophen; and transversus abdominis plane blocks in 32 of the ERAS patients.
Floor is formed by the aponeurosis of transversus abdominis muscle and roof by the latissimus dorsi muscle.
Two decades ago, a series of studies by Hodges and Richardson (10-12) demonstrated altered anticipatory control of the transversus abdominis during voluntary upper and lower limb movements, which has led to an emphasis on targeting this muscle in many rehabilitation programs.
Objectives: This study aims to evaluate the thickness of the abdominal muscles on both sides in patients with mild adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) and to assess the absolute and relative thickness of oblique external (OE), oblique internal (OI), and transversus abdominis (TrA).
Transversus abdominis (TrA), lumbar multifidi, and other paraspinal, abdominal, diaphragmatic, and pelvic musculature are targeted in core stabilization exercises.
Efficacy of the subcostal transversus abdominis plane block in laparoscopic cholecystectomy: Comparison with conventional port-site infiltration.
This study evaluates the thickness, symmetry, and activation of the external oblique (EO), the internal oblique (IO) and the transversus abdominis (TrA) muscles of patients with AIS and compares these data with a group of normal adolescents.
Transversus abdominis muscle release: a novel approach to posterior component separation during complex abdominal wall reconstruction.
After induction of general anesthesia, ultrasound guided transversus abdominis plane block was performed with Kontron Agile ultrasound system using linear transducer (8-12 Hz) 15 minutes prior to the surgical incision.
So far, transversus abdominis plane (TAP) block technique which was first reported by Rafi [4], seems to offer an effective local pain control to the patients.
Your external muscles can start to work hard to the point where your core muscles"--the diaphragm, pelvic floor, transversus abdominis and multifidus, all deep under the surface--"decide to take a backseat.