percussor


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Noun1.percussor - (medicine) a small hammer with a rubber head used in percussive examinations of the chest and in testing reflexespercussor - (medicine) a small hammer with a rubber head used in percussive examinations of the chest and in testing reflexes
hammer - a hand tool with a heavy rigid head and a handle; used to deliver an impulsive force by striking
medical specialty, medicine - the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques
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Proceeds have gone to Senior Care for hospital-wide CPI training manuals, the dietary department for catering items, the Hospital Emergency Preparedness team for Decon team, the Respiratory Department for a pneumatic percussor, the Imaging Department for a Valsbar Patient support system, and the Coumadin Clinic for benches.
A alta concentracao de nitrato presente no suco da beterraba serve como percussor para o oxido nitrico (NO), oferecendo uma alternativa a tradicional via do metabolismo da L-arginina (Moncada, Higgs, 1993).
Specifically, Iloeje (2001) argued that our increased access to timely, accurate, relevant, reliable & current information has been a highly significant percussor to our technological innovations Ready and timely access to information therefore complements up to date provision of information services.
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