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Administer

Managed care To direct and manage personnel—e.g., to administer a programme.
Medspeak Give, provide
Therapeutics To apply a substance—by injection, inhalation, ingestion or by other means—to the body of a patient or research subject by either a health practitioner or his authorised agent and under his direction, or by the patient or research subject himself.

administer

Pharmacology verb To apply a substance–by injection, inhalation, ingestion or by other means, to the body of a Pt or research subject by either a health practitioner or his authorized agent and under his direction, or by the Pt or research subject himself. Cf Dispense Medtalk → Vox populi Give.
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Last year, she inked a deal with Warner Chappell Music to administer her Mass Confusion Publishing catalog.
Instead of immediately going out and signing with an existing music publishing company, Nokio, decided to take on the challenge of publishing and administer his own song catalog.
According to the Department of Labor, which administers FMLA, about 78% of employees who could take FMLA traditionally haven't because they couldn't afford to go without pay.
At that time the nurse prepares the dosage form and administers the drug (this process has been shown to take as long as 30 minutes to one hour following the patient's initial request).
Contra indications to this form of therapy include an inability or unwillingness to understand the concept and/or a physical incapacity to press the button that administers the dose.
In the end, however, the no-nonsense examination administers still managed to thwart almost every step of the plan.
Years ago, administers of the Scholastic Aptitude Test estimated that cheaters represent approximately 450 of the 1.
And proposing extra shots, as the CDC plan recommends, is never popular with doctors and other care-givers who must actually administer the injections to children who are likely to scream and cry during the procedure.
When new students arrive at the centers, teachers will administer the computer-based version of the BASI series in an orientation classroom with individual computers for each student.
With more than 47 offices in 41 countries, Universal Music Publishing Group (UMPG) owns or administers more than 1 million copyrights.