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alert

noun A generic term for a warning call, alarm, or message which addresses concerns where urgent action may be needed to be provided by a health and social care.
Government noun See Kickback alert.
MedspeakUK noun An urgent message delivered about an actual or potential threat to patient safety, which can be delivered in person, by phone, on screen, by email, pager, SMS, snail mail, mass media. 
Neurology adjective
(1) Referring to a state in which a person is awake and appropriately answers all questions.
(2) Attentive; quick to think or act.
Pharma noun See Clinical alert.
Public health See Amber alert, Medical device safety alert, Orange alert.
Vox populi On the ball, “with it.”

ALERT

Abbreviation for:
Acute Life-threatening Events Recognition and Treatment (Medspeak-UK)
Allergy to Latex Education and Resource Team
Assessment of Lescol in Renal Transplantation

Cardiology
Assessment of Lescol (fluvastatin) in Renal Transplantation. A trial assessing fluvastatin’s potential for improving survival in renal transplant recipients in relation to cardiovascular mortality and graft rejection.
 
Conclusion
Fluvastatin reduced the risk for cardiac death and non-fatal MI, but had no effect on renal endpoints in renal transplant recipients.
 
Logistics
Randomised, multicentre, double-blind, placebo-controlled; 2100 renal transplant recipients with total cholesterol 4–9 mmol/L/155-348 mg/dL.
 
Neurology 
Adjunctive Lamictal in Epilepsy: Response to Treatment. An observational study assessing the safety and efficacy of lamictal in seizure control in patients with seizure disorders.

alert

Neurology adjective
1. Referring to a state in which an individual is awake and appropriately answers all questions.
2. Attentive; quick to think or act Vox populi On-the-ball, 'with it,' cooking with gas, smelling the coffee, firing on all 12–Italy, 10–Chrysler, 8–US, 6–Europe, 5–Sweden, 4–Japan, 3–France, cylinders.

ALERT

Nephrology A clinical trial–Assessment of Lescol® in Renal Transplantation
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Birmingham International Airport has become the first in the UK to introduce an innovative alerter system for passengers, visitors and staff who are deaf or hard of hearing.
Retained stations are manned by people from the station area who may be carpenters, office workers or postmen but when their alerter goes off they respond to the fire station and proceed to the incident in the fire engine.
Ces appels emis par des citoyens pour s'informer mais aussi pour alerter sur des faits de delits ou des accidents de la circulation ont ete suivis, selon la cellule de communication de la surete de wilaya de Tizi Ouzou, d'effet et ont abouti a des resultats probants ayant meme permis aux fins limiers de la police de faire la lumiere sur de nombreuses affaires.
La maladie glaucomateuse est une maladie sournoise et silencieuse, il n'y a pas de signes annonciateurs qui peuvent alerter le patient qu'il est atteint de cette maladie au cours des premiers stades de la maladie.
It has an Adad infrared alerter mounted on the turret and the target is tracked optically, the system automatically generating laser guidance signals to the three hypersonic darts that are projected at the target.
Connotate Alerter and Toolbar - As Agents detect changes, signals, and important events, alerts are provided on the desktop with links to both the Agent Portal and to the source of the alert.
beaucoup moins que] On veut tirer la sonnette d'alarme et alerter l'opinion publique sur ce genocide qui se deroule a Guerrara ou on enregistre, a l'heure ou je vous parle, 21 morts dont 12 Mozabites.
Les signes qui doivent alerter sont souvent les memes en cas d'intoxication au monoxyde carbone.