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(statistics) any of the 99 numbered points that divide an ordered set of scores into 100 parts each of which contains one-hundredth of the total


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16) This study utilized Viner's (8) criteria for metabolic syndrome: BMI [greater than or equal to] 95th percentile, BP [greater than or equal to] 95th percentile, FPG [greater than or equal to] 100 mg/do, HDL < 35 mg/do, TG [greater than or equal to] 155 mg/ do.
We found that housing type was significantly associated with the likelihood of having urinary DCP concentrations above the 95th percentile.
A]), the greater the terminal deficit in the fixed-contribution plan: both the mean deficit and the 95th percentile of the deficit increase.
We calculated the gaps for individuals between the 75th and 95th percentiles.
With respect to the soil sampling, again, anomalous zones were defined by values within the 95th percentile.
When the opportunity costs of attending college are taken into account, and the analysis considers the 95th percentile and below of Americans, the expected financial benefits are greatly reduced.
Interestingly, 95th percentile estimates in the latter group were approximately twice as large as in the former.
The mean, maximum, 50th percentile, 75th percentile, 90th percentile, 95th percentile, and standard deviation for total 2,3,7,8-TCDD TEQs, OCDD, and 1,2,3,4,6,7,8-HpCDD concentrations were calculated.
Overweight, defined as a BMI between the 85th and 95th percentiles, rose from 14% in 1999 to 16% in 2009, also a significant increase.
Within those guidelines are recommendations that children aged 10 years and older should receive biannual screening for NAFLD if they have a BMI at the 95th percentile or greater (obese) or a BMI between the 85th and 94th percentiles (overweight) and other risk factors.
Hypertension (systolic and/or diastolic blood pressure that is [greater than or equal to] 95th percentile for sex, age and height percentile) was defined according to the 4th Report on the Diagnosis, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Pressure in Children and Adolescents (2004).
Obese children are those with a BMI above the 95th percentile.
Obese refers to children and adolescents who have a body mass index at or above the 95th percentile for their gender and age.
Patients with a BP above the 95th percentile for age, height and gender were regarded as hypertensive.
Intrauterine deaths within 7 days after the Doppler examination Test-IUD Doppler interval Gestational Birth result (d) age (wks) weight (g) RF 1 33 1 092 AF 7 29 496 P75-P95 5 35 2 184 P75-P95 6 33 1 425 P75-P95 5 39 2 964 P75-P95 3 30 1 998 <P75 7 32 2 088 Weight Doppler <10th result percentile Cause RF Yes Severe asphyxia AF Yes Placental insufficiency P75-P95 No 100% abruption P75-P95 Yes PPROM, Chr H P75-P95 No Unknown P75-P95 No PPROM <P75 No Unknown IUD = intrauterine death; RF = reversed flow; AF = absent flow; P75-P95 = between 75th and 95th percentile for gestational age; <P75 = less than 75th percentile; PPROM = preterm prelabour rupture of membranes; Chr H = chronic hypertension.