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Blume, Sheri Lynn Johnson & Christopher Seeds, Of Atkins and Men: Deviations from Clinical Definitions of Mental Retardation in Death Penalty Cases, 18 CORNELL J.
7) This Comment uses the term "mental retardation" to refer to the clinical definition, including the age-of-onset component, and the term "mental impairment" to refer to the intellectual and adaptive deficits present in mental retardation, but without requiring juvenile onset.
Ultimately, there will be a parallel shift, but it will not be the introduction of genetics into medicine, it will be a move from clinical definitions of disease to a molecular definition and diagnosis of disease.
A year of not conceiving despite regular unprotected intercourse is the clinical definition of infertility.
It is the first large-scale study of female childhood cancer survivors that examines outcomes for those who experienced infertility, as defined by the typical clinical definition of infertility (attempting to conceive for a year or more without success).
difficile in the United States and abroad, support a real increase in CDIs in a population for which the clinical definition is likely less specific than for adults.
In the final document, the clinical definition of infertility is "a disease of the reproductive system defined by the failure to achieve a clinical pregnancy after 12 months or more of unprotected sexual intercourse.
The clinical definition in the United States of Barrett's esophagus remains unchanged: the proximal displacement of the squamo-columnar cell line, containing intestinal metaplasia, beyond the gastroesophageal junction.
The hot flushes were self-reported, which may have resulted in episodes that met the clinical definition but went unreported, the researchers said.
In fact, the clinical definition of a psychopath, also called a sociopath, denotes someone who has no thoughts or feelings for his victims.
This "New York Case" became HIV+ last fall and progressed to the clinical definition of AIDS (very low T cell count) in a matter of months.
Anything below 200 fits the clinical definition of AIDS.
Seven of the nine patients (n=7/9) achieved a sustained virologic response (SVR), which is the clinical definition of treatment cure and is defined as undetectable HCV RNA 24-weeks after the completion of the 48-week PR drug regimen.
When a geographic cluster of at least 5 cases of pertussis is suspected in any area, the DEWS team travels to the area and either confirms that cases meet the clinical definition or rejects the outbreak alert.
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