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Offline tippyclubb

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PWB and NWB
« on: January 17, 2006, 11:28:57 PM »
Could anyone tell me what PWB and NWB mean.

Thanks,
Tippy

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Re: PWB and NWB
« Reply #1 on: January 17, 2006, 11:57:32 PM »
Partial Weight-Bearing and Non Weight-Bearing.

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Re: PWB and NWB
« Reply #2 on: January 18, 2006, 03:05:19 AM »
Thank you Patty!

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Re: PWB and NWB
« Reply #3 on: January 18, 2006, 04:29:12 AM »
We use a lot of abreviations on here so don't hessitate to ask if you don't understand. 

PKR = PARTIAL KNEE REPLACEMENT
TKR = TOTAL KNEE REPLACEMENT
ROM = RANGE OF MOTION
PT = PHYSICAL THERAPY
OS = ORTHOPEDIC SURGEON

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Re: PWB and NWB
« Reply #4 on: June 02, 2006, 01:48:10 AM »
Could someone tell me what TTT is

 I've seen it posted and was just wondering.

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Re: PWB and NWB
« Reply #5 on: June 02, 2006, 01:54:56 AM »
Tibia Tubercle Transfer

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Re: PWB and NWB
« Reply #6 on: June 02, 2006, 02:17:03 AM »
Thanks Patty