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one that is representative of a group or class

a legal proceeding to demand justice or enforce a right

a course of reasoning

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a special set of circumstances

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a comprehensive term for any proceeding in a court of law whereby an individual seeks a legal remedy

the actual state of things

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a person who is subjected to experimental or other observational procedures

a problem requiring investigation

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a statement of facts and reasons used to support an argument

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the quantity contained in a case

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nouns or pronouns or adjectives (often marked by inflection) related in some way to other words in a sentence

a specific state of mind that is temporary

a person of a specified kind (usually with many eccentricities)

an enveloping structure or covering enclosing an animal or plant organ or part

the housing or outer covering of something

the enclosing frame around a door or window opening

(printing) the receptacle in which a compositor has his type, which is divided into compartments for the different letters, spaces, or numbers

bed linen consisting of a cover for a pillow

a glass container used to store and display items in a shop or museum or home

look over, usually with the intention to rob

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enclose in, or as if in, a case

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* Central corneal thickness (no longer a case finding prerequisite in NG81)
In October 2014, the Government of Liberia adopted the WHO strategy of active case finding as a proactive measure for seeking out suspected EVD cases from communities to improve early case detection [15,16].
The purpose of the present study was therefore to provide an overview and status on the guideline-based general concept of municipality early detection and case finding of pulmonary obstruction among citizens under suspicion of having undiagnosed COPD with data from eight Danish municipalities.
This inverse relationship could be a biologically plausible impact of active TB case finding. However, causality is not proven by temporal association, as other unrecognised confounders may have been present.
Possible explanations include frequent, increased implementation of active leprosy case finding activities during the period which may have contributed to improved access for both boys and girls.
Intensified TB case finding and prompt treatment aim to interrupt disease transmission and reduce TB-associated morbidity and mortality.
In a comment on the possible causes of autism the researchers suggested that the non-genetic or environmental causes of autism appear to be temporally constant, and that recent apparent rises in rates of diagnosis must therefore reflect better case finding, rather than some new environmental toxin.
Yield of HIV-associated tuberculosis during intensified case finding in resource-limited settings: systematic review and meta-analysis.
"Non-psychiatrist other mental health providers" was the only provider type that increased case finding following the 2003 FDA advisory, the researchers found.
However, the DOTS approach alone may not be sufficient to bring TB under control, and interest is growing in other methods, such as developing a more effective vaccine, treating latent TB infection, testing for TB drug resistance, treating HIV coinfection, and active case finding. It is not clear how money can be best allocated for TB control; although DOTS programs are a good value, their full cost may be greater in countries where a broader investment in the health sector is needed.
Timely detection of an inhalational anthrax outbreak is critical for clinical and public health management Syndromic surveillance has received considerable investment, but little is known about how it will perform relative to routine clinical case finding for detection of an inhalational anthrax outbreak.
This case finding supports that MBOCA is a potential human carcinogen.
Obstetricians, in contrast, tend to draw a tightly circumscribed circle around their case finding for subclinical hypothyroidism.
Obstetricians, in contrast, tend to draw a tightly circumscribed circle around case finding for subclinical hypothyroidism.
* POPULATION STUDIED This summary included 28 studies of depression case finding instruments with more than 25,000 screened patients drawn from Veterans Affairs clinics, academic practices, health maintenance organizations, and community practices.