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a precise rule (or set of rules) specifying how to solve some problem

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The X/C scenario represents the current Xpert diagnostic algorithm for patients with possible TB/HIV co-infection.
Developing a valid diagnostic method depends on reliable classification of specimens that serve as training and evaluation sets for diagnostic algorithms.
Diagnostic algorithm for the diagnosis of overt DIC (2-4) Risk assessment: Does the patient have an underlying disorder known to be associated with over DIC?
Diagnostic algorithms for ectopic pregnancies that require serial measurements of hCG over several days necessitate delays in diagnosis because hCG test are often done on an outpatient basis, and the risk of tubal rupture is increased.
The Heartscape 3D ECG System, successor to the PRIME ECG technology, uses the same clinically supported diagnostic algorithm to help physicians identify indications of possible Myocardial Infarction (MI) - including MIs without ST-segment elevation on traditional 12-lead ECGs, and in patients with Left Bundle Branch Block (LBBB).
The guidelines also include illustrations on a diagnostic algorithm for the thyroid nodule, a figure correlating FNA indication with US findings, and several tables summarizing practical recommendations for the diagnosis and management of thyroid nodules.
In light of these findings, we propose the following diagnostic algorithm based on CT alone," he said.
Statistical Considerations Underlying Therapeutic Response Criteria for Lung Cancer: A Review in the Context of Emergence of Multi-Slice CT Scanner and Computer Assisted Diagnostic Algorithm for Volumetric Assessment (Madhu Mazumdar and Xi Kathy Zhou).
The most recent prospective study published that assessed the performance of CT reported a sensitivity of 70% and a specificity of 91% when CT alone was compared with a diagnostic algorithm of clinical criteria, lower extremity ultrasound, and angiography.
Chapter 6: Statistical Considerations Underlying Therapeutic Response Criteria for Lung Cancer: A Review in the Context of Emergence of Multi-Slice CT Scanner and Computer Assisted Diagnostic Algorithm for Volumetric Assessment (Madhu Mazumdar and Xi Kathy Zhou).
Results with this large patient cohort further confirmed that using multiple markers combined with Prometheus' Smart Diagnostic Algorithm is more effective at differentiating IBD vs.
Joseph Oliverio, Chief Executive Officer of Imagin Molecular Corporation states, "Cadenza software is a very important component to expand the acceptance of cardiac PET as a first line test in the coronary disease diagnostic algorithm similar to that of well established SPECT technology.
This re-evaluation of case reports applied the latest qualitative and quantitative causality assessment and diagnostic algorithm of the Council for International Organizations of Medical Sciences (CIOMS).
A new font diagnostic algorithm that improves performance and font-checking, further enhancing the industry's most reliable font analysis engine and eliminating font problems.
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