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false-positive ratio

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FPR

The ratio of patients who are disease-free but test positive for an illness, as a result of error, to all patients who do not have the disease.
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This value will extend beyond the quality and consistency of Focused Pain Relief to the outstanding customer service and billing expertise that FPR Specialty Pharmacy offers.
The FPR disrupts your patient's/client's stability on an emotional or physical level, or both.
6] Nonstandard abbreviations: T, trisomy; NT, fetal nuchal translucency thickness; hCG[beta], free [beta]-subunit of human chorionic gonadotropin; PAPP-A, pregnancy-associated plasma protein A; MoM, multiples of the median; DR, detection rate; FPR, false-positive rate; CRL, crown-rump length; TRACE, time-resolved amplified cryptate emission; LR, likelihood ratio.
ROC curves were used to assess how the choice of threshold affects the FPR and FNR (Hastie et al.
FPR will utilize research outcomes in pathological proteomics accumulated by PharmaLogicals, and further develop organized and collaborative research with RCAST and other institutes, in order to conduct concrete drug candidate screening and discovery research.
Providing the offeror an opportunity to submit additional items to the proposal after the RFP closing date would require the government to issue an FPR.
The 30-minute reports are presented by the Florida Public Radio network headed by FPR news director Doug Phillips with reporters Susan Gage, Buzz Conover and Jackie Beam.
Designed in the early eighties during the sky's-the-limit period of defense spending, the FPR was intended to replace an older reprocessor at the Idaho lab that gobbled up spent fuel from the nuclear Navy and various government reactors and spat out uranium-235, a highly enriched fuel.
Subsequently, Sealy's third-largest shareholder, FPR Partners, raised similar issues in a letter sent to Sealy director Gary Morin on March 29, 2012.
Slomski's addition and Cleveland Clinic study adds to FPR Specialty Pharmacy's market expansion plans
LG's FPR technology also provides clearer, brighter 3D images and lower crosstalk, meaning less eye-strain, the statement said.