immobilize

(redirected from immobilisation)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

immobilize

adjective fixed, have no freedom, have no mobility, immovable, impassive, inactive, inexpressive, inflexible, like a statue, motionless, paralyzed, rigid, rooted, stationary, staunch, steadfast, still, transfixed, unmoving
See also: bind, fetter, lock, restrain
References in periodicals archive ?
4 The popular concept is that loading and unloading plays a role in nutrition, and immobilisation causes degenerative changes.
Patients should be comfortable after immediate immobilisation and hence any complaints of increased pain or neurovascular change while being splinted should be evaluated in a timely manner by a member of the medical team.
In cases of theft or emergency i-mob identifies the vehicles progress and can allow remote immobilisation and reactivation.
The Trust is currently considering a forthcoming requirement for dosimetry and immobilisation equipment to support the delivery of radiotherapy treatment.
Belgian patient immobilization and positioning device maker Orfit Industries' "HP Pro Solution" immobilisation system has received US Food and Drug Administration 510 (k) clearance, the company said.
Dounreay Site Restoration (DSRL) requires a suitably qualified Contractor to manufacture, test, install and commission an immobilisation line on the Dounreay site to transfer and process historic waste from a particular on-site facility to a passively safe state within 500L drums for long term storage.
Natural or legal person, who has the proven experience and expertise in removing dangerous Immobilisation ships and dangerous ships or shipwrecks, to perform all the work required to remove the following hazardous ship-craft is that at the port area of ?
Contract notice: Recruitment of municipal public service vehicle immobilisation, removal from public roads by means of a crane and later transfer to the impound.
Contract notice: provision of vehicle immobilisation, removal, storage, disposal and enforcement notice issuing services
Acting on behalf of the Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Transport, Infrastructure and Communities and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, the Honourable Maxime Bernier, Minister of State (Small Business and Tourism), today announced that the firm Immobilisation 2010 Inc.
Ils sont repartis comme suit, immobilisations corporelles 3,6 MDT, les immobilisations incorporelles 0,8 MDT.