differential field diagnosis

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dif·fer·en·tial field di·ag·no·sis

(dif'ĕr-en'shăl fēld dī'ăg-nō'sis)
Determination of possible causes of patient condition by emergency medical service providers.
Synonym(s): field diagnosis.
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Additionally, the one-step test will require little technical expertise or resources, should take less than 30 minutes to carry out, and is easily transportable, making it an ideal candidate for field diagnosis in developing countries.
According to Cameron, a rapid response to the outbreaks requires a field diagnosis and restriction of movements of livestock at local cross border grazing to prevent any disease entering a disease-free zone He said every community should at least have a trained member who can report any or lack of symptoms in livestock, adding that many vaccination teams spent about six months conducting vaccinations and had little time to identify and focus on new cases.
PI-Berlin has also developed a range of field diagnosis services for systems which are offered world-wide to system owners and investors.
Paucity of work and rarity of occurrence of nasoethmoidal meningoencephalocele further highlights the importance of research in the field diagnosis and surgical management of these cases.
Alison Robbins, a wildlife veterinarian, and Research Associate Professor Donna Akiyoshi, a molecular biologist, are trying to develop a rapid field diagnosis and identify genetic markers for susceptibility, with funding from the U.
Scientists are working on a three-stage field diagnosis they hope will identify which aircraft have tainted fuel.
30 includes DHCP support as well, which enables carriers to send test traffic over their live network to troubleshoot customer connectivity and performance issues thus eliminating the need for costly truck-rolls for field diagnosis.
The validator operates with optical and magnetic sensors, high-speed 4-way acceptance and has intelligent 3-way LED for easy field diagnosis.
The ability to record and analyze events such as error conditions, login, connection establishment and debug information is crucial to embedded system development, operation and field diagnosis," said Lance Boyd, vice president of sales at Enea Embedded Technology.