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work

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act

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the proper activity of a person or thing

a large or important social gathering

to react in a specified way

to perform a function effectively

to perform the duties of another

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(mathematics) a mathematical relation such that each element of a given set (the domain of the function) is associated with an element of another set (the range of the function)

what something is used for

the actions and activities assigned to or required or expected of a person or group

a relation such that one thing is dependent on another

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a formal or official social gathering or ceremony

perform as expected when applied

serve a purpose, role, or function

perform duties attached to a particular office or place or function

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The thyroid function tests market players can develop prospects in customized test solutions.
Thyroid function tests were performed before pregnancy, every 6-8 weeks during pregnancy, and after pregnancy.
Since kidney function tests are routinely performed for other reasons-especially older adults-laboratory-based screening could use already-existing data to identify patients at risk of both kidney and heart disease, the researchers said.
The ordering physician must include evidence in the patient's clinical record that an evaluation of history and physical findings preceded the ordering of thyroid function tests.
Other lab information on arterial blood gases, pulmonary function tests, EEG's and endoscopies
Based on these reports, the first 12 weeks of VIRAMUNE therapy are a critical period during which intensive clinical and laboratory monitoring, including liver function tests, is essential to detect potentially life-threatening hepatotoxicity and skin reactions.
It retains the status and function tests for eligibility, but expands the definitions used based on rulings in the Tax Court of Canada last year.
Patients experiencing moderate or severe liver function test abnormalities should interrupt therapy until liver function tests return to normal.
Pulmonary function tests (PFTs) require the patient to breathe into a mouthpiece.
There were 15 borderline, one medical review and from the pulmonary function tests there were 248 normal, seven borderline, one medical review and one retest.
This routine blood test can be an early warning sign that the kidneys may not be working as they should and that other kidney function tests need to be done.
Contract notice: Provision of specific medical devices for gastrointestinal endoscopy, bronchial and urinary; treatment of obesity, digestive function tests and urodynamics.
The following pulmonary function tests were performed for each subject using a Med-Graphics [TM] metabolic cart and Breeze Software [TM]: forced vital capacity (FVC), forced expiratory volume in one second (FEV1), slow vital capacity (SVC), maximum volitional ventilation (MVV), maximum inspiratory pressure (MIP), and maximum expiratory pressure (MEP).
Disease definition, diverse populations for the studies, and the fact that the measurement of thyroid function tests is insensitive is the reason for the continued debate.
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