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fast-tracked

A generic term used in the UK for any accelerated access of a patient to a particular health or social service—e.g., fast-tracking patients with higher stage cancer for urgent surgery or fast-tracking war veterans to specialist care.

fast track

Cardiology adjective Referring to prioritized Pt management, specifically FT thrombolytic therapy in Pts undergong acute MI. See Myocardial infarction.
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The specifics of a grant of fast track can vary in terms of length of grant, objectives imposed, the nature of required consultations, and many other features.
105-206, [section] 1001(a)) does not apply to communications arising in the TEGE fast track process because Appeals personnel are facilitating an agreement between the taxpayer and the TEGE and are not acting in their traditional Appeals settlement role.
Are products that receive Fast Track designation more likely to have their NDA/BLA approved by FDA than products that receive no such designation?
The first step in implementing the Fast Track process involved accepting only complete applications submitted personally by the applicant directly to the PCSO's Human Resources Division.
Barshefsky argues that reinstating fast track should no longer be a priority for the U.
Since fast track authority expired at the conclusion of the Uruguay Round of trade talks in 1994, reauthorization has been snagged on the question of whether labor and environmental issues belong on the trade agenda.
NYNEX Information Technologies Company (NIT) has announced a significant price reduction on its NYNEX FAST TRACK Digital Directory--Library Version from $8995 to $4995.
Fast track grants flexible authority to the president to negotiate international trade agreements without intervention from Congress.
Avid[R] (NASDAQ: AVID) today announced the release of the Fast Track[R] C400 and Fast Track C600--the next generation of the best-selling M-Audio[R] Fast Track line of USB interfaces.
the "Company") today announced that it has filed a request with the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for Fast Track designation for its oral ghrelin agonist, AEZS-130, as a diagnostic test for adult growth hormone deficiency (AGHD).
An alternative dispute resolution technique that has been introduced to improve the settlement process is the fast track dispute resolution program.