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AIM

Abbreviation for:
activity information mapping (Medspeak-UK)
advanced informatics in medicine (Medspeak-UK)
Annals of Internal Medicine
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36) Although it had a typical undercurrent of anxiety over life's aimlessness and defeats that has come to be a hallmark of Generation X sensibility, it also seemed to echo the introspective universe of the 1960s generation of Quebec filmmakers who began their careers with then popular New Wave introspection about the lives of the young and urbane.
Their answer spoke volumes about the aimlessness of this investigation:
The lengthy novella" A Brief Excursion" is an allegory in which Antun Soljan mocks the aimlessness and apathy of life in the former Yugoslavia.
Of course, surfing is not always cast in terms of passivity and aimlessness.
Not aimlessness and loss, which has the pathos of the poete maudit, but just the plain, dead end.
His first marriage was driven by his desire to settle down and find some function in life, but he had had 12 years of aimlessness since then, even giving up most of his film ambitions so he could potter around Harrods for his father.
The ambient sounds of Saint Etienne's and the Aphex Twins' music provided a kind of incidental, background sound-track that seemed to reinforce the quality of perpetual aimlessness suggested by this video melange of obscurely connected images that evoked the digital texture of tele-visual narrative.
Rae Smith complements the sense of downtroddenness with sets which are drab and dingily lit, and there is a general air of depressed aimlessness in the vaguely directed movement of the characters.
Life of Jesus Youthful aimlessness degenerates into racism in a small French village.
He has never forgotten the aimlessness of a lad who left school without academic qualifications, drifting from job to job - milkman, lifeguard, life model at Edinburgh Art College, bouncer, chorus boy - and how it took a little luck and a lot of determination to create a glittering career.
Wall, casting a certain parental gaze over the tableau, claims it back for art by maneuvering contemporary disorder and aimlessness into a conceptual grid again provided by the urbanity of 19th-century Paris.
Try this sentence to get the measure of the man - and of Kneale's perfectly apt prose: 'I am never one, I must insist, to indulge in self-pity - I have, indeed, observed that this quality can be as much the undoing of a man as drink, leading him into ever greater aimlessness and despondence - and yet I confess the days after we departed from the river Blackwater had hardly been my happiest.