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establishment or creation of something.
limit setting in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as establishing the parameters of desirable and acceptable patient behavior.
mutual goal setting in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as collaborating with the patient to identify and prioritize care goals, then developing a plan for achieving those goals through the construction and use of goal attainment scaling.


Hardening, as of amalgam.


Vox populi A place where something occurs. See ER/trauma setting.


Hardening, as of amalgam.


1. said of meat while it is cooling after slaughter and the processes of rigor mortis are precipitating the protein in the muscle fibers.
2. a clutch of eggs to set under a broody hen—usually 13 eggs.

Patient discussion about setting

Q. What she should do, if found positive? my wife who is 31 years, had breast cancer history in her family and I have advised her to have a test. She will have her test done next week. What she should do, if found positive?

A. I think you must pray that she is not positive, but if found positive let the doctor start the treatment and she should cooperate with doctor. She needs to learn about her problem and also the ways to cope them, like by having good diet and fitness, which she would require when the treatment or surgery will be done. Thanks ....and hope she is not positive…

Q. What are carbohydrates and where they are found and what is their nutritional value?

A. You got it.

Q. how can i deal with my newly found pulic speaking anxiety?

A. From what I understand, some studies have shown that more people harbor a fear of public speaking than do of death.
My best advice would be to begin by practicing speaking before a mirror, picturing someone else's face. Then try speaking before friends.
Community colleges and adult learning programs often have classes/workshops on speech, and I personally found such a class to have been extremely valuable.
Best of luck to you.

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05) between group A and B, showing that the setting of the calcium hydroxide cement is delayed by increase in moisture and temperature.
Disable Background Applications by going to the Settings, select General, then Background App Refresh and choose disable.
Simonsen and Sugai offer a rationale for why PBIS is needed in restrictive educational settings by linking the broader PBIS literature to the needs of high-risk youth in these settings and how interventions can be intensified across the three tiers.
Health department clinics came in third (34% "yes," 21% "not sure," 45% "'no"), and retail settings were last (24% "yes," 27% "not sure," 49% "no").
We hope that the articles in this special issue on self-regulation will stimulate discussions about the role and influence of self-regulation in our academic settings, and encourage dialogues about what constitutes human functioning and learning.
The case highlights the potential for multidrug-resistant gram-negative organisms to occur outside their previously recognized settings in large metropolitan centers.
This compares with 70% of students long-term suspended before April who were in such programs or settings.
According to the authors, "these results underline the need for a network of centre-based childcare in disadvantaged neighbourhoods," and it also raises questions about the development of home-based settings in these neighbourhoods.
However, the graphic novel's exotic setting may attract readers who would otherwise skip the play.
Explorer gives you the ability to custom-format its appearance and, theoretically at least, to instruct it to remember your last settings when you reopen it.