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a dollar value multiplied by a procedure's unit value, from the Current Procedural Terminology codes or a relative value scale, used to calculate the payment amount for contracted services or to set a price for a service.
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1949-1993: EIA adopted the Bureau of Mines thermal conversion factor of 5.
The dose conversion factors calculated for monoenergetic gamma-rays from 0.
Thermal conversion factors for each type were calculated on a foreign country basis, by determining the average American Petroleum Institute (API) gravity of crude oil imported from each foreign country from Form ERA-60 in 1977 and converting average API gravity to average Btu content by using National Bureau of Standards, Miscellaneous Publication No.
Useful technical reference charts provide information on chemical resistance, reagent concentrations, common conversion factors and more.
Surface area conversion factors for sieve analysis are given in Table 1.
Contains information about typical values and the normal range of important variables, plus many example calculations, data tables, and charts of relevant material properties or constants and conversion factors.
Conversion factors from nitrogen in black liquor to NOx can be less than 15% using modern combustion technology.
national annual quantity-weighted average conversion factors for conventional, reformulated, and oxygenated motor gasolines (see Table A3).