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SMS

Abbreviation for Senior Medical Student.

SMS

Abbreviation for:
Security Management Specialist 
senior medical student
serial motor seizures
Simvastatin Multicenter Study
Smith Magenis syndrome
Socioeconomic Monitoring System
somatomedins
solitary myofibroma of skin
Specialties Matching Service
sphingomyelin synthase
stiff-man syndrome

Seating and Mobility Specialist

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SMS

An occupational therapist with specialty certification in providing assistive technology and advice for those needing seating, positioning, or wheeled mobility devices.

Simplified Motor Score

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SMS

An assessment tool to gauge the severity of head injuries. It is derived from and works as well as the more detailed Glasgow Coma Scale.

Patient care

The SMS consists of evaluating whether a trauma patient obeys commands (the patient scores two points), localizes pain (the patient scores only one point), withdraws from pain or is even less responsive (the patient scores no points).

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The new specifications would enable the re-use of IS-41 network elements including, but not limited to, switches, Home Location Registers, Visitor Location Registers, Interworking Functions and subscriber databases.
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The test plan represents an industry-wide effort to specify a set of generic network tests for IS-41 Authentication, including the functionality specified in both TIA IS-41 Revision C and TIA TSB51 for IS-41 Revision B systems.
The CTIA chose Synacom Technology to develop the Authentication test plan to verify compliance with IS-41.
Building on the proven performance and success of our existing product lines, our new mobile-driven network management technology gives both IS-41 and GSM-based carriers the ability to offer the network performance and services that position them as the carrier of choice among home subscribers and roamers alike.
Whether employing GSM, IS-41, or GPRS technologies to direct traffic, the system's non-intrusive monitoring capabilities provide complete network visibility, enabling the carrier to improve service quality; minimize time-to-market of new services; enhance roaming profitability; introduce revenue-generating, location-based services; and protect the network against fraud and cyber terrorism.
The RoamFree(TM) Gateway is designed to enable seamless roaming between DCS/PCS-1900 (the North American version of the GSM standard) networks and IS-41 networks.
headquartered in San Jose, California, is a leading developer of wireless network protocol products, including IS-41, IS-124, GSM and CDPD.
Sentinel provides protocol analyses to trace calls from start to finish, across multiple protocols, including ANSI ISUP (American National Standards Institute integrated services digital network user part), IS-41, and TALI.