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Figure 2-13. Achilles reflex (ankle jerk). A Practical Guide to Clinical Medicine A Practical Guide to Clinical Medicine Introduction to the Central Nervous System

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Chiron, Teacher of Achilles
I chose to look at Chiron as the teacher of Achilles rather than the more usual naming of him as the wounded healer, which in later times has been used frequently by astrologers, post-Jungians and other therapists. Why? Not because I think the aspect of...
Deities & Heros >> Greek
Astrology >> Saggitarius
What is hypnotic trance? Does it provide unusual physical or mental capacities?
2.1 'Trance;' descriptive or misleading? Most of the classical notions of hypnosis have long held that hypnosis was special in some way from other types of interpersonal communication and that an induction (preparatory process considered by some to be...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
A Treatise on Astral Projection, Part 3: The Rope Techniques
A key ingredient to the new projection techniques is an invisible, imaginary ROPE hanging from your ceiling. This ROPE will be used to exert dynamic pressure at a single point on your astral body to force its separation from the physical. The ROPE technique...
Parapsychology >> Astral Projection
A Treatise on Astral Projection
There are certain aspects of the astral dimension and the projection process that are very complicated. Much of it is misunderstood and it can all be very confusing at times. This series of articles attempts to shed a little light on the subject, and...
Parapsychology >> Astral Projection
Basics of Magick: The Use of Color in Magick
White | Silver | Grey | Pink | Red | Purple | Brown | Blue | Green | Yellow | Gold | Black In magick, colors represent certain energies, goals, people and non-physical beings, such as deities or spiritual forces. For this reason, you should include candles,...
Symbology >> Colorology
Evil Hypnosis
"Evil" hypnosis is what I call the popular view of hypnosis as something that is used by devious agencies or individuals to control people's minds surreptitiously. Mind control or behavior control are possible with hypnosis only temporarily, and...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis

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Observations of the Achilles Reflex Test
Achilles stretch reflex response has been con¬ sidered to be a helpful clinical clue to disorders of thyroid function.
Shortening of Achilles Reflex Time
Microscope Substage Achilles Reflex Elgon
CA-06957. Achilles Reflex Elgon. A special elgon (electrogoniom-.
The Achilles tendon reflex as an index of thyroid function
New Engl. J. Med.
Experiment HN-2: Stretch Receptors and Reflexes
Achilles tendon reflex, and the patellar tendon (knee- jerk) reflex. Conduction times and nerve velocities for each reflex arc will be determined and compared.

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Diagnose: Nervenschaden
Mit einem Reflexhammer prüft der Arzt den Kniesehnen- und Achillesreflex. Am anfälligsten für "Zuckerstress" sind die langen Nervenstränge, die vom Rückenmark zum Fuß ziehen. Denn je länger ein Nerv ist, desto mehr Angriffsfläche bietet er.

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Ankle jerk reflex - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The ankle jerk reflex, also known as the Achilles reflex, occurs when the Achilles tendon is tapped while the foot is dorsi-flexed.
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Achilles reflex - definition of Achilles reflex in the Medical dictionary
A reflex bending of the foot resulting from contraction of the calf muscles when the Achilles tendon is sharply struck.
Introduction to the Central Nervous System
(e) Achilles reflex (ankle jerk).
Achilles reflex - Encyclopedia
The Achilles reflex, or ankle reflex, is a deep tendon reflex that is produced when the Achilles tendon is firmly tapped at the back of the ankle.

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