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Synonyms for screening

the display of a motion picture

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fabric of metal or plastic mesh

the act of concealing the existence of something by obstructing the view of it

testing objects or persons in order to identify those with particular characteristics

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CSS screening test was schedule to be held on August 15, but due to some administrative reasons the commission has decided not to hold the test this year.
Overall, the contingent screening test showed a cost-effectiveness ratio of $26,833 Canadian dollars per case of DS.
still follows the same basic testing procedure as in 1985: HIV infection is only considered confirmed after two tests have been done, a screening test and a confirmatory test.
Research is being done to find the most reliable screening test for prostate cancer.
The In-Home Alzheimer's Screening Test is a six-part series of word and picture games designed as a preliminary test of different mental skills and recall.
A p53 screening test for cancer in women with benign breast disease is "not something that would be implemented now," Rohan says.
Williams also points out that the early test is ``a screening test, not a diagnostic test.
Having a prostate cancer screening test that identifies men with a negative or unclear PSA result would certainly be helpful, comments Donald Coffey of Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions in Baltimore.
CytoCore's new screening test has a potential target population of between 25 and 28 million women in the United States alone.
Any time you do screening tests, there are more issues than just the cost of the test.
The Nigerian Ministry of Health has designated Chembio's HIV 1/2 STAT-PAK(TM) as a screening test to be used in four out of the eight testing protocols that comprise Nigeria's Interim National Testing Algorithm.
But attempts to use the presence of 64K antibodies as a widespread screening test for Type I diabetes have failed because of difficulties in identifying and purifying the relatively rare pancreatic protein they target.
The Nigerian Ministry of Health has designated Chembio's HIV 1/2 STAT-PAK(TM) as a screening test in four out of the eight testing protocols that comprise Nigeria's Interim National Testing Algorithm.
All second-grade students are permitted to take the screening test during the second half of March.