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Synonyms for culture

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Synonyms for culture

the total product of human creativity and intellect

enlightenment and excellent taste resulting from intellectual development

to prepare (soil) for the planting and raising of crops

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Synonyms for culture

the tastes in art and manners that are favored by a social group

all the knowledge and values shared by a society

(biology) the growing of microorganisms in a nutrient medium (such as gelatin or agar)

a highly developed state of perfection

the attitudes and behavior that are characteristic of a particular social group or organization

grow in a special preparation

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In the above 2x2 contigency table, the Chi-square is 8.13 for association between the Widal test and Blood culture is statistically significant (P<0.005) for [alpha] =0.05, df=1.
Results of blood culture were analyzed by Vitek 2.0 for both identification and antimicrobial susceptibility testing (AST).
In addition, the positive polymicrobial blood cultures in nearly half of the patients indicate that unsafe injection practices likely are prevalent, putting persons who inject drugs at risk for candidemia and other infections with bacteria, HIV, hepatitis C virus, and hepatitis B virus.
Table-I: Correlation of blood culture with I/T ratio, age, weight and total WBC count.
Blood culture results for salmonella typhi were positive for 49 (23.2%) patients whereas 162 (76.8%) patients had negative results.
aureus, Enterococcus faecalis, and Candida glabrata had similar sensitivity between pre-incubation of blood culture bottles at room temperature and at 36[degrees]C (12).
Obtaining blood culture has been found to be essential particularly in patients with systemic symptoms such as fever [3].
Patient Blood culture results Martinez 67/year/old male.
A comparative study from Israel, has established a significant correlation between blood culture and polymerase chain reaction (PCR) for isolation and identification of various kinds of blood borne bacteria.
We do not know whether Bifidobacterium organisms in blood culture for patient 1 were a consequence of intestinal necrosis and bacterial translocation or the cause of necrotizing enterocolitis.
* At least two of the following: a positive blood culture, a positive valve culture or valve sequencing, or histopathologic demonstration of microorganism consistent with P.
We evaluated the impact of prospective surveillance of bloodstream infections (BSIs), the introduction of an educational intervention and the use of a clinical performance dashboard on the total number of BSIs and blood culture contamination rates.
Blood culture examination is a classic, gold-standard test to detect the causative organism, and early test results facilitate the administration of appropriate antibiotic therapy.