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Lifting
MeSH HeadingLifting
Tree NumberG01.374.676.530
Tree NumberG01.595.540.530
Annotationby machines or humans; PATIENT LIFTING see PATIENT MOVING AND LIFTING is available
Scope NoteMoving or bringing something from a lower level to a higher one. The concept encompasses biomechanic stresses resulting from work done in transferring objects from one plane to another as well as the effects of varying techniques of patient handling and transfer.
Entry TermCarrying
Allowable QualifiersAE
History Note94
Date of Entry19921228
Unique IDD017770


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Physical Phenomena [G01]
   Mechanical Phenomena [G01.374]
      Mechanical Processes [G01.374.676]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeLifting [G01.374.676.530]
Stress, Mechanical [G01.374.676.830]
Torsion, Mechanical [G01.374.676.860]  +
Vibration [G01.374.676.930]
Weight-Bearing [G01.374.676.965]

 
Physical Phenomena [G01]
   Physical Processes [G01.595]
      Mechanical Processes [G01.595.540]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeLifting [G01.595.540.530]
Stress, Mechanical [G01.595.540.830]
Torsion, Mechanical [G01.595.540.860]  +
Vibration [G01.595.540.930]
Weight-Bearing [G01.595.540.965]

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