factor III


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Financial, Encyclopedia.
Related to factor III: factor IV, factor VIII, Factor VIII deficiency
  • noun

Synonyms for factor III

an enzyme liberated from blood platelets that converts prothrombin into thrombin as blood starts to clot

References in periodicals archive ?
Univariate F-test analysis of the group means indicated that significant differences exist for Factor I (Employer Development), Factor II (Vocational Exploration), Factor III (Basic Placement Activities), and Factor IV (Multi System Facilitation) and one or more of the employment settings at the .
01) on Factor III (Basic Placement Activities) compared to those in both the state and private for-profit employment settings.
Factor III, Interpersonal Communication Competence, encompasses relationship skills that enable the nurse to work effectively on a team with other nurses, physicians, paraprofessionals, and allied health workers.
These skills are variables that constitute Factor III as identified in this study.