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2008-06-26 06:02:19

By Croton, Lizzie JOURNALS WATCH Too busy to catch up on the latest research? Let Dr Lizzie Croton update you on recent papers Lumbar decompression and weight loss J Bone Joint SurgAm 2008; 90: 742-7 Overweight patients with neurogenic claudication secondary to spinal stenosis often find weight loss difficult due to their limited mobility. Many believe that decompression surgery will enable them to increase their activity levels and so lose weight. This study examined patients who...


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cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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