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Australasian Collaborative Research on Subarachnoid Haemorrhage Study. A population-based survey based on the acute version of the English (Australia/New Zealand) short-form questionnaire, which identified all the cases of aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage that occurred in 4 Australasian centres—Adelaide, Hobart, Perth and Auckland—at staggered intervals during 1995–1998, assessing health-related quality of life; of 432 patients registered in ACROSS, 242 were alive at followup, 189 were interviewed; survivors reported decreased vitality and ability to participate in social roles because of physical problems, despite physical functioning comparable to the general population
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The ABC/Washington Post Poll found that 61 percent of Americans back a five percent across-the-board cut in spending, but only 34 percent want an eight percent across-the-board cut in military spending.
612 percent across-the-board increase for most federal programs.
If Congress takes no action after the committee's failure, across-the-board cuts will hit most education programs.
However, any across-the-board cuts would not become effective until Jan.
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Moreover, once the differential has been established, be aware that across-the-board percentage increases can impact different populations very differently.
I really want to know how an across-the-board tax cut benefits only the rich.
Auditors remain in the comfort zone of the historical approach of assessing risk at maximum and doing across-the-board substantive tests.
Prescott's, an innovator in the field of reconditioned microscopes, has introduced an across-the-board price reduction.
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