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threshold

(Commencement), noun beginning, inception, onset, outbreak, overture, preamble, prologue, start

threshold

(Entrance), noun door, entrance way, entry, gateway, sill

threshold

(Verge), noun brink, edge
Associated concepts: monetary threshold
See also: boundary, cornerstone, entrance, margin, onset, outline, outset, start
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Pressure pain thresholds, clinical assessment, and differential diagnosis: reliability and validity in patients with myogenic pain.
2010) Effects of ice massage on pressure pain thresholds and electromyography activity postexercise: a randomized controlled crossover study.
Relationship between low-back pain, muscle spasm and pressure pain thresholds in patients with lumbar disc herniation.
Effect of thumb joint mobilization on pressure pain threshold in elderly patients with thumb carpometacarpal osteoarthritis.
For Pressure Pain Threshold (PPT), it was quantified through an incremental raise of the pressure stimuli applied at a rate of 30 kPa/second using a pressure Algometer (Somedic Production, Algometer type II, Sweden) with a probe of 1.
Extra cephalic tenderness and pressure pain threshold in children with headache.
3) Furthermore, some types of provocative pain measurements, such as the pressure pain threshold and visual analog scale, can also be performed during ultrasound evaluations.