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splints (medical)

Definition:
Rigid or flexible appliances used to maintain in position a displaced or movable part or to keep in place and protect an injured part.
Concept Schemes:
https://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt-awic
NALT Full
Entry Terms:
  • splints (surgical)
  • surgical splints
  • splinting (medical)
URI:
https://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/135881
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