Prosthesis definition

Prosthesis means an artificial device that replaces a missing part of the body.
Prosthesis means an artificial substitute for a missing body part. A prosthesis is constructed by a "prosthetist", a person who is skilled in the construction and application of a prosthesis.
Prosthesis means an artificial medical device that is not

Examples of Prosthesis in a sentence

Prosthesis intolerance in patients with transfemoral amputation: A videocapillaroscopic study.

A pilot study comparing the cognitive demand of walking for transfemoral amputees using the Intelligent Prosthesis with that using conventionally damped knees.

Able-bodied Prosthesis Bypass prosthesis was designed to allow able-bodied subjects to simulate the operation of the myoelectric prosthesis.

Prosthesis consists in the addiction of a sound (7a-d) or syllable (8a-e) at the beginning of a word and is a process that does not affect the meaning or structure of the word (differently for example from prefixation, which changes the meaning of the word to which the grammatical morpheme is attached).


More Definitions of Prosthesis

Prosthesis means an artificial substitute for a missing body part.
Prosthesis or “Prosthetic Device” means a device used to substitute for a missing body part.
Prosthesis means an artificial medical device that is not surgically implanted and that is used to replace a missing limb, appendage, or any other external human body part including an artificial limb, hand, or foot.
Prosthesis means a custom designed, fabricated, fitted, modified, or fitted and modified device to replace an absent external limb for purposes of restoring physiological function or cosmesis or both. Prosthesis does not include artificial eyes, ears, fingers, or toes; dental appliances; cosmetic devices such as artificial breasts, eyelashes, or wigs; or other devices that do not have a significant impact on the musculoskeletal functions of the body.
Prosthesis means an artificial limb that is alignable or, in lower-extremity applications, capable of weight bearing. Prosthesis means an artificial medical device that is not surgically implanted and that is used to replace a missing limb, appendage, or other external human body part including an artificial limb, hand, or foot. The term does not include artificial eyes, ears, noses, dental appliances, ostomy products, or devices such as eyelashes or wigs.
Prosthesis means a definitive artificial limb that is
Prosthesis means an artificial limb that is alignable or, in lower extremity